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Complejo Asistencial Universitario de Leon

General Information

  • Address: ALTOS DE NAVA S/N
  • City: LEON
  • Postal Code: 24008
  • Country: Spain
  • Phone: +34 987 237400
  • Type of centre:University
  • Number of Cath labs in your centre: 2
  • Number of Cath operators working in your centre: 5
  • Number of interventionists in your centre: 5
  • Additional comments:

PCI Procedures

  • Number of cath procedures performed each year in the centre: 1900
  • Number of PCIs performed each year in the centre: 1000
  • 24/7 Primary PCI service in the centre?: Yes
  • Number of Primary PCIs performed per year in the centre: 300

Techniques and Quality

  • Techniques available in the centre:
  • Subtechniques available in the centre: FFR/iFR, Paravalvular leak closure, Other adult congenital heart disease procedures, Renal denervation, OCT, Cardiac magnetic resonance Imaging, Single-photon emission computed tomograph, Left atrial appendage closure, Left ventricular assist devices, CTO PCI, Coronary angiography, Primary PCI, Stress echocardiography, Rotational atherectomy, IVUS, Cardiac computed tomography, HOCM alcool ablation, Atrial septal defect/Patent foramen ovale/Ventricular septal defect closure, Transcatheter mitral valve repair, TAVI, Volume of radial activity
  • Centre affiliated to a quality insurance programme: No
  • Centre participate in scientific studies: Yes
  • Centre participate in national/international registries: Yes, both national and international
  • Centre participate in randomised clinical trials:


  • Centre has Peer reviewed scientific publications?: Yes
  • Number of articles related to interventional cardiology published by the centre in the last 5 years: 35
  • Scientific fields of interests: Basic Science, Procedural Techniques, Pharmacology

Fellowship programme

  • Number of local fellows in interventional cardiology who attend the centre: 1
  • Number of international fellows accepted by the centre (per year):
  • Type of fellowship offered by the centre: Both
  • Possibility to develop a thesis during the stay: Yes
  • Does the centre have a specific fellowship program with defined objectives?: Yes
  • Language(s) used to perform clinical activity: Spanish

Person in charge of the Fellowship programme:

  • First name: Armando
  • Last name: Perez de Prado
  • Email address:
  • Phone number: +34 987 237683