Professor Dr. N. Ivanov PhD, DSc, Reader in Medicine, is a scientifically minded cardiologist with long experience of cardio-vascular functional diagnostics, cardiac rehabilitation and intensive therapy of the internal diseases. He has been in charge of the Intensive Therapy Clinic in the Military Medical Academy. He has over 180 scientific publications.

 

Dr. Ivanov has published over 180 research works in Bulgaria and abroad and over 10 monographic books of medicine.

  • contribution to the complex evaluation of the silence myocardial ischemia elaborated in the PhD dissertation;
  • juxstapositional evaluation of stable angina pectoris and silence myocardial ischemia based on clinical and functional criteria elaborated in the PhD dissertation;
  • criteria for an expert evaluation of IHD patients regarding their fitness for duty;
  • scientific elaboration of individualized rehabilitation programmes for patients after myocardial infarction;
  • elaboration of a complex approach and methods for reducing the risk of a second coronary incident elaborated in the DSc thesis in Medicine;
  • research on the causes of the increased myocardial infarction risk and the sudden heart death elaborated in the DSc thesis in Medicine;
  • assessment of the optimum diagnostic approach and criteria for evaluating the cardio-vascular risk for former myocardial infarction cases elaborated in the DSc thesis in Medicine;
  • longitudinal research (17-year long period) on the quality of life of former myocardial infarction cases elaborated in the DSc thesis in Medicine;
  • Dr. Ivanov has elaborated diagnostic and functional-diagnostic criteria for the optimum body loading dosage of patients with postmyocardial infarction elaborated in the DSc thesis in Medicine.