FFR (Fractional Flow Reserve) is a fine wire which measures pressure within the blocked artery before and after the blockage and hence calculates automatically the significance of the blockage.
a) < 0.8 - Significant blockage, needs treatment
b) > 0.8 - Non-significant
Patient History of FFR
Mr. Ali (42 Years), referred for bypass surgery in 2011. FFR done to all 3 arteries and confirmed only one artery had significant block. This was stented. Recent checkup tests normal. Unnecessary procedures minimized.Click Here to see satisfactory TMT report of patient in 2014.