Director of Echocardiography Lab, Unit of Clinical Cardiology and CCU, IRCCS San Raffaele University Hospital
Eustachio Agricola is the Director of Echocardiography Laboratory of San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy. He is expert in transesophageal echocardiography, stress echo imaging and myocardial deformation imaging. His main clinical topic is the valvular heart diseases (particularly mitral, aortic and tricuspid). In recent years he has devoted his research and clinical activities to the Interventional Echocardiography (echocardiographic support for percutaneous treatment of structural heart diseases: Cardioband, MitraClip, Percutaneous Mitral Valve Replacement, TAVI, Percutaneous Tricuspid valve repair, LAA closure, PVL closure), becoming one of the most important international expert in this field.
He is author or co-author of more than 170 peer-reviewed papers, related to Cardiac Imaging (Scopus). His main interest is Echocardiography. He has been chairman and/or speaker in more than 200 international and national congresses and courses. He is Associate Editor of International Journal of Cardiology and member of the editorial board of European Heart Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging.