Dr Simon Kennon MB ChB, FRCP, MD Consultant Cardiologist

Publications & Research

My key publications are listed below. More details can be found at this link:


Long-Term Durability of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Prostheses.
J Am Coll Cardiol. (Journal of the American College of Cardiology) 2019

The evolution of device technology in transcatheter aortic valve implantation.
EuroIntervention. 2019

Successful Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention for Acute Myocardial Infarction During Resuscitation From Cardiac Arrest by Combined Mechanical Chest Compressions and Intra-aortic Balloon Pump Counterpulsation: A Case Report.
A A Pract. (Anaesthesia and Analgesia Practice) 2018

Expert Opinion: Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Aortic Stenosis Undergoing Non-cardiac Surgery: Out of Date and Overly Prescriptive.
Interv Cardiol. (Interventional Cardiology Review) 2017

CT angiography to evaluate coronary artery disease and revascularization requirement before trans-catheter aortic valve replacement.
J Cardiovasc Comput Tomogr. (Journal of Cardiovascuar Computer Tomography) 2017

Percutaneous balloon aortic valvuloplasty in the era of transcatheter aortic valve implantation: a narrative review.
Open Heart. 2016

Radial primary percutaneous coronary intervention is independently associated with decreased long-term mortality in high-risk ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients.
J Cardiovasc Med. (Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine) 2015

Comparing post-operative resource consumption following transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) and conventional aortic valve replacement in the UK.
J Med Econ. (Journal of Medical Economics) 2014

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Without General Anaesthetic.
Interv Cardiol. 2014

Prevention of thrombus embolization during primary percutaneous intervention using a novel mesh covered stent.
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. (Catheterisation Cardiovascular Interventions) 2009

The central role of platelet activation in determining the severity of acute coronary syndromes.
Heart. 2003

The effect of aspirin on C-reactive protein as a marker of risk in unstable angina.
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2001

Interaction between smoking and the glycoprotein IIIa P1(A2) polymorphism in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes.
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2001

Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition is associated with reduced troponin release in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes.
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2001

Clinical characteristics determining the mode of presentation in patients with acute coronary syndromes.
J Am Coll Cardiol. 1998