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Dr Lindsay Morrison

Date: 30 September 2015 09:55
Contact Details

Consultant

0151 600 1157 

lindsay.morrison@lhch.nhs.uk

 

Personal Assistant

Eileen Holt

0151 600 1157

About Dr Lindsay Morrison

Area of Practice

  • General and Interventional Cardiology
  • TOE
  • Pacing

Special Clinical Interests

  • PFO & ASD Closure - I have the largest individual experience of this in the UK, and LHCH is probably the largest implanting centre in the UK, and receive referrals from throughout the UK.
  • PCI including Laser PCI, Rotablator Athorectomy, Stenting
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease / Structural Heart Disease
  • General Heart Disease including Valvular Heart Disease Heart Failure, and the interface with Cardiac Surgery and ITU

Research Interests

  • Decompression illness in Divers with PFO`s,
  • Migraine and PFO`s,
  • Cardiac Cachexia.
  • ACS Trials

Regional and National Responsibilities

Examiner for MRCP (Paces)

Current Membership of Professional Regional and National Bodies

  • RCP
  • BCS
  • BCIS

Languages Spoken

English

Why choose LHCH?

  • Friendly high volume Tertiary Centre with excellent results.                                 
  • Close discussion with colleagues.                                  
  • Strong culture of Clinical Governance & publishing of results

Professional Profile (including Training and Education)

  • Trained in General Medicine in Scotland 1980-1984
  • Research for MD 1984-1986
  • Spent 3 years in Papworth Hospital and Addenrookes, Cambridge in Cardiology as a Registrar 1986-1989
  • Senior Registrar in Cardiology Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool (now LHCH) 1989-1991,
  • Appointed Consultant at LHCH 01/01/1992.

Qualifications

  • MBChB (Commendation) University of Dundee & Ninewells   Medical School 1980
  • MD (Commendation) 1986
  • MRCP 1983
  • FRCP 1995

Publications

See Pubmed.  Papers on Decompression illness in Divers with PFO, Migraine and PFO.