University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Lindsay Machan, MD FSIR is an interventional radiologist at the Vancouver Hospital and an Associate Professor of Radiology at the University of British Columbia. He is a founding member of the Canadian Interventional Radiology Association and a past president of the Western Angiographic and Interventional Society. Current areas of active research in basic science include non-straightening angioplasty balloon, radiation reduction by dynamic coning and automated tracking, novel excipients for local delivery of insoluble drugs, and means of potentiating embolic materials. Most of Dr. Machan’s innovations are not used by anyone else. He has issued or in process approximately 140 patents. In 2006 he shared the Manning Innovation Principle Award for the paclitaxel eluting stent.
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