Jerónimo Farré Muncharaz

Jefe de Servicio
Especialidad corporativa: Cardiología
Especialidad: Cardiología
Hospitales donde trabaja:
  • Hospital Universitario Fundación Jiménez Díaz
Especialidades que atiende:
  • Cardiología
Experiencia

En la Fundación Jiménez Díaz, ha ocupado los cargos de:

  • Médico adjunto de cardiología: 1975-1991
  • Jefe asociado de cardiología: 1991-1994
  • Jefe de servicio de cardiología: 1994 hasta la actualidad

Posición actual:

  • Jefe del servicio de cardiología de la Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Madrid
  • Profesor titular de medicina (cardiología), Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Posiciones ocupadas:

  • Presidente de la sección de electrocardiografía y arritmias de la Sociedad Española de Cardiología
  • Miembro del comité ejecutivo científico de la Sociedad Europea de Cardiología
Titulación
  • Estudios de Licenciatura de Medicina en la Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid de 1964-1970
  • Residencia en Cardiología en la Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Madrid, hasta 1975
  • Research fellow en cardiac electrophysiology en la University of Limburg, Maastricht, The Netherlands (Prof Hein JJ Wellens) en 1977 y 1978
Compañías aseguradoras
  • Adeslas
  • Aegon
  • Aegon Prejutel
  • Agrupació Mutua
  • Antares
  • Aresa
  • Asefa
  • Asociación de la Prensa de Madrid
  • AXA (Winterthur)
  • Canal Salud 24
  • Caser
  • Cigna
  • Divina Pastora (Cisne)
  • DKV*
  • Generali (La Estrella, Vitalicio)
  • Hermandad Nacional de Arquitectos (HNA)
  • Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid
  • Mapfre Familiar (Caja salud)
  • Unión Madrileña

Mi grupo y yo mismo, a principio de los años 80, llevamos a cabo el primer implante con éxito de un cardioversor-desfibrilador automático y tras mi estancia con el Dr. Wellens en Holanda fuimos de los pioneros en nuestro país y en el mundo en la realización de estudios electrofisiológicos en humanos.

  • Profesor Titular de Cardiología de la Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

Editor de dos libros sobre arritmias cardiacas y ha contribuido con más de 140 capítulos a diferentes libros de medicina cardiovascular

Ha presentado más de 350 comunicaciones a distintos congresos nacionales e internacionales.

Autor de más de 140 artículos en revistas revisadas por pares.

Ha organizado y dirigido desde 1988 a 2007, el congreso anual Madrid Arrhythmia Meeting, simposio internacional sobre los últimos avances en la arritmología básica y clínica.

Ha pronunciado más de 300 conferencias en diversos congresos médicos a ambos lados del Atlántico.

Selección de publicaciones en revistas profesionales y científicas (desde el año 2000)

  • Knecht S, Sacher F, Wright M, Hocini M, Nogami A, Arentz T, Petit B, Franck R, De Chillou C, Lamaison D, Farré J, Lavergne T, Verbeet T, Nault I, Matsuo S, Leroux L, Weerasooriya R, Cauchemez B, Lellouche N, Derval N, Narayan SM, Jaïs P, Clementy J, Haïssaguerre M. Long-term follow-up of idiopathic ventricular fibrillation ablation: a multicenter study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009 Aug 4;54(6):522-8.
  • Farré J, Ibañez B. Danger to the ventricular myocardium from prolonged ablation procedures combined with a long-lasting catecholamine infusion for provocative arrhythmia testing. Europace. 2008;10 (12):1361-2.
  • Sacristán D, López-Farré AJ, Zamorano-León JJ, Azcona L, Fernández-Ortiz A, Romero J, Farré J, Macaya C. Effects of coronary prestenting platelet inhibition on coronary poststenting inflammation. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2008 Mar;51(3):286-92.
  • Ibanez B, Pinero A, Zafar MU, Navarro F, Benezet-Mazuecos J, Farre J. Tako-tsubo syndrome: A new entity or new form of presentation of an old one? An electrocardiographic analysis. Int J Cardiol. 2008 May 23;126(2):281-3.;
  • Benezet-Mazuecos J, Ibanez B, Rubio JM, Navarro F, Martín E, Romero J, Farre J. Utility of in-hospital cardiac remote telemetry in patients with unexplained syncope. Europace. 2007 Dec;9(12):1196-201.
  • Vardas PE, Auricchio A, Blanc JJ, Daubert JC, Drexler H, Ector H, Gasparini M, Linde C, Morgado FB, Oto A, Sutton R, Trusz-Gluza M; European Society of Cardiology; European Heart Rhythm Association. Guidelines for cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy: The Task Force for Cardiac Pacing and Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy of the European Society of Cardiology. Developed in collaboration with the European Heart Rhythm Association. Eur Heart J. 2007 Sep;28(18):2256-95.
  • Anderson RH, Moorman AF, Farre J. Re: Venice Chart international consensus document on atrial fibrillation ablation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2007 Sep;18(10):E26.
  • Benezet-Mazuecos J, de la Fuente A, Marcos-Alberca P, Farre J. Loeffler endocarditis: what have we learned? Am J Hematol. 2007 Oct;82(10):861-2.
  • Ibanez B, Pinero A, Zafar MU, Navarro F, Benezet-Mazuecos J, Farre J. Tako-tsubo syndrome: a new entity or new form of presentation of an old one? An electrocardiographic analysis. Int J Cardiol. 2008 May 23;126(2):281-3.
  • Benezet-Mazuecos J, Marcos-Alberca P, Farré J, Orejas M, de la Fuente A, Prieto E. Images in cardiovascular medicine. Early differential resolution of right and left ventricular obliteration in Löffler endocarditis after chemotherapy and anticoagulation. Circulation. 2006 Dec 12;114(24):e635-7.
  • Farré J. Seven reflections on a first episode of lone atrial fibrillation. Rev Esp Cardiol. 2006 Nov;59(11):1093-5.
  • Benezet-Mazuecos J, Ibanez B, Farre J. Severe hypothermia showing Osborn waves associated with transient atrial fibrillation and ST segment depression. Heart. 2006 Nov;92(11):1666.
  • Santini M, Brachmann J, Cappato R, Davies W, Farrè J, Levy S, Quesada A, Ricci RP, Rowland E, Sulke N; European Cardiac Arrhythmia Society Committee. Recommendations of the European Cardiac Arrhythmia Society Committee on device failures and complications. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2006 Jun;29(6):653-69.
  • Ibanez B, Benezet-Mazuecos J, Navarro F, Farre J. Takotsubo syndrome: a Bayesian approach to interpreting its pathogenesis. Mayo Clin Proc. 2006 Jun;81(6):732-5.
  • Ibanez B, Choi BG, Navarro F, Farre J. Tako-tsubo syndrome: a form of spontaneous aborted myocardial infarction? Eur Heart J. 2006 Jun;27(12):1509-10.
  • Gil P, Fernández Guerrero ML, Bayona JF, Rubio JM, de Górgolas M, Granizo JJ, Farré J. Infections of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: frequency, predisposing factors and clinical significance. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2006 Jun;12(6):533-7.
  • Benezet-Mazuecos J, Marcos-Alberca P, Farre J, Orejas M, de la Fuente A, Prieto E. Images in cardiovascular medicine. Early differential resolution of right and left ventricular obliteration in Loffler endocarditis after chemotherapy and anticoagulation. Circulation. 2006 Dec 12;114(24):e635-7.
  • Farre J. Seven reflections on a first episode of lone atrial fibrillation. Rev Esp Cardiol. 2006 Nov;59(11):1093-5.
  • Benezet-Mazuecos J, Ibanez B, Farre J. Severe hypothermia showing Osborn waves associated with transient atrial fibrillation and ST segment depression. Heart. 2006 Nov;92(11):1666.
  • Santini M, Brachmann J, Cappato R, Davies W, Farre J, Levy S, Quesada A, Ricci RP, Rowland E, Sulke N; European Cardiac Arrhythmia Society Committee. Recommendations of the European Cardiac Arrhythmia Society Committee on device failures and complications. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2006 Jun;29(6):653-69.
  • Ibanez B, Benezet-Mazuecos J, Navarro F, Farre J. Takotsubo syndrome: a Bayesian approach to interpreting its pathogenesis. Mayo Clin Proc. 2006 Jun;81(6):732-5.
  • Ibanez B, Choi BG, Navarro F, Farre J. Tako-tsubo syndrome: a form of spontaneous aborted myocardial infarction? Eur Heart J. 2006 Jun;27(12):1509-10.
  • Gil P, Fernandez Guerrero ML, Bayona JF, Rubio JM, de Gorgolas M, Granizo JJ, Farre J. Infections of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: frequency, predisposing factors and clinical significance. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2006 Jun;12(6):533-7.
  • De Diego C, Marcos Alberca P, Cabrera JA, Pindado J, Farre J, Pal RK. Pathognomonic echocardiographic features of carcinoid syndrome. Clin Cardiol. 2006 Mar;29(3):134.
  • Benezet-Mazuecos J, Ibanez B, Farre J. Atypical left bundle branch block in dilative "burned-out" phase of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2005 Dec;28(12):1357-9.
  • De Diego C, Pai RK, Farre J, Cabrera JA. Echocardiographic contrast-guided temporary pacemaker placement. Heart Rhythm. 2005 Dec;2(12):1391.
  • Benezet-Mazuecos J, Marcos-Alberca P, Farre J. Images in cardiology: giant left ventricular thrombus after radiofrequency ablation of post-infarction ventricular tachycardia: what to do? Heart. 2005 Dec;91(12):1532.
  • Pindado J, Cabrera JA, Farre J. The runaway phenomenon: an unexplained pacemaker dysfunction. Rev Esp Cardiol. 2005 Sep;58(9):1130-1.
  • Sanchez-Quintana D, Cabrera JA, Climent V, Farre J, Mendonca MC, Ho SY. Anatomic relations between the esophagus and left atrium and relevance for ablation of atrial fibrillation. Circulation. 2005 Sep 6;112(10):1400-5.
  • Cabrera JA, Sanchez-Quintana D, Farre J, Rubio JM, Ho SY. The inferior right atrial isthmus: further architectural insights for current and coming ablation technologies. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2005 Apr;16(4):402-8.
  • Vela Navarrete R, Garcia Cardoso JV, Cabrera Perez J, Gonzalez Enguita C, Casado Perez S, Farre J. Impotence and cardiovascular disease: a new perspective in the health-care compromise of the urologist. Arch Esp Urol. 2005 Jan-Feb;58(1):43-53.
  • Pindado J, Marcos-Alberca P, Rey M, Rabago R, de Diego C, Ibanez B, Cordoba M, Farre J. Incomplete myocardial rupture after coronary embolism of an isolated single coronary artery. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2005 Jan;6(1):72-4.
  • Ibanez B, Marcos-Alberca P, Rey M, de Rabago R, Orejas M, Renedo G, Farre J. Multicavitated left atrial myxoma mimicking a hydatid cyst. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2005; 6: 231-3.
  • Ibanez B, Farre J, Navarro F. Transient left ventricular apical ballooning. Ann Intern Med. 2005;142:677-8.
  • Cabrera JA, Sanchez-Quintana D, Farre J, Rubio JM, Ho SY. The inferior right atrial isthmus: further architectural insights for current and coming ablation technologies. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2005;16:402-8.
  • Sanchez-Quintana D, Cabrera JA, Climent V, Farre J, Weiglein A, Ho SY. How close are the phrenic nerves to cardiac structures? Implications for cardiac interventionalists. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2005; 16:309-13.
  • Sanchez-Quintana D, Cabrera JA, Farre J, Climent V, Anderson RH, Ho SY. Sinus node revisited in the era of electroanatomical mapping and catheter ablation. Heart. 2005; 91:189-94.
  • Ibanez B, Navarro F, Cordoba M, M-Alberca P, Farre J. Tako-tsubo transient left ventricular apical ballooning: is intravascular ultrasound the key to resolve the enigma? Heart. 2005; 91:102-4.
  • Mateos-Caceres PJ, Garcia-Mendez A, Lopez Farre A, Macaya C, Nunez A, Gomez J, Alonso-Orgaz S, Carrasco C, Burgos ME, de Andres R, Granizo JJ, Farre J, Rico LA. Proteomic analysis of plasma from patients during an acute coronary syndrome. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2004; 44:1578-83.
  • Farre J, Wellens HJ. Philippe Coumel: a founding father of modern arrhythmology. Europace. 2004; 6:464-5.
  • Marcos-Alberca P, Ibanez B, Rey M, Roman A, Rabago R, Orejas M, Tomas JF, Farre J. Cardiac granulocytic sarcoma (chloroma): in vivo diagnosis with transesophageal echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2004; 17:1000-2.
  • Farre J, Cabrera JA, Sanchez-Quintana D, Ho SY, Anderson RH. [Anatomy of the atria for rhythmologists] Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss. 2003;96:32-6.
  • Ibanez B, Cordoba M, Farre J. Left main coronary artery occlusion in a patient with solitary coronary ostium in the right aortic sinus. Heart. 2004; 90:946.
  • Ibanez B, Navarro F, Farre J, et al.
  • Haissaguerre M, Extramiana F, Hocini M, Cauchemez B, Jais P, Cabrera JA, Farre J, Leenhardt A, Sanders P, Scavee C, Hsu LF, Weerasooriya R, Shah DC, Frank R, Maury P, Delay M, Garrigue S, Clementy J.
  • Molero L, Farre J, Garcia-Mendez A, et al. Endothelin-1 induced proinflammatory markers in the myocardium and leukocytes of guinea-pigs: role of glycoprotein IIB/IIIA receptors. Cardiovasc Res. 2003; 57:109-18
  • Mateos-Careres PJ, Garcia-Mendez A, Farre J, et al. Prior aspirin use in unstable angina patients with modified plasma inflammatory markers and endothelial nitric oxide synthase in neutrophils. Eur J Clin Invest. 2002; 32: 895-900.
  • Sanchez-Quintana D, Anderson RH, Cabrera JA, Climent V, Martin R, Farre J, Ho SY. The terminal crest: morphological features relevant to electrophysiology. Heart. 2002; 88:406-11.
  • Cabrera JA, Sanchez-Quintana D, Farre J, et al. Ultrasonic characterization of the pulmonary venous wall: echographic and histological correlation. Circulation. 2002; 106:968-73.
  • Nisam S, Farre J. Is prophylaxis the best use of the ICD? Eur Heart J. 2002; 23:700-5
  • Arriero MM, de La Pinta JC, Escribano M, Celdran A, Munoz-Alameda L, Garcia-Canete J, Jimenez AM, Casado S, Farre J, Lopez-Farre A. Aspirin prevents Escherichia coli lipopolysaccharide- and Staphylococcus aureus-induced downregulation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase expression in guinea pig pericardial tissue. Circ Res. 2002; 90:719-27.
  • Farre J, Anderson RH, Cabrera JA, et al. Fluoroscopic cardiac anatomy for catheter ablation of tachycardia. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2002; 25:76-94.
  • Sanchez de Miguel L, Arriero MM, Farre J, et al. Nitric oxide production by neutrophils obtained from patients during acute coronary syndromes: expression of the nitric oxide synthase isoforms. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2002; 39:818-25.
  • de Frutos, Sanchez de Miguel L, Farre J, et al. A.Expression of an endothelial-type nitric oxide synthase isoform in human neutrophils: modification by tumor necrosis factor-alpha and during acute myocardial infarction. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2001; 37: 800-7.
  • Jimenez A, Arriero MM, Lopez-Blaya A, Gonzalez-Fernandez F, Garcia R, Fortes J, Millas I, Velasco S, Sanchez De Miguel L, Rico L, Farre J, Casado S, Lopez-Farre A. Regulation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase expression in the vascular wall and in mononuclear cells from hypercholesterolemic rabbits. Circulation. 2001; 104:1822-30.
  • Ho SY, Cabrera JA, Tran VH, Farre J, Anderson RH, Sanchez-Quintana D. Architecture of the pulmonary veins: relevance to radiofrequency ablation. Heart. 2001; 86:265-70.
  • Jimenez AM, Monton M, Garcia R, Nunez A, Gomez J, Rico L, Garcia-Colis E, de Miguel LS, Arriero MM, Cabestrero F, Farre J, Casado S, Lopez-Farre A. Inhibition of platelet activation in stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats: comparison of losartan, candesartan, and valsartan. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2001; 37:406-12.
  • Sanchez-Quintana D, Ho SY, Cabrera JA, Farre J, Anderson RH. Topographic anatomy of the inferior pyramidal space: relevance to radiofrequency catheter ablation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2001; 12: 210-7.
  • Gonzalez-Fernandez F, Jimenez A, Lopez-Blaya A, Velasco S, Arriero MM, Celdran A, Rico L, Farre J, Casado S, Lopez-Farre A. Cerivastatin prevents tumor necrosis factor-alpha-induced downregulation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase: role of endothelial cytosolic proteins. Atherosclerosis. 2001; 155: 61-70
  • Farré J, Cabrera JA, Romero J, Rubio JM. Therapeutic decision tree for patients with sustained ventricular tachyarrhythmias or aborted cardiac arrest: a critical review of the antiarrhythmics versus implantable defibrillator trial and the Canadian implantable defibrillator study. Am J Cardiol. 2000; 86 (9 Suppl 1):K44-K51.
  • De Miguel LS, Jimenez A, Monton M, Farre J, Del Mar Arriero M, Rodriguez-Feo JA, Garcia-Canete J, Rico L, Gomez J, Nunez A, Casado S, Farre AL. A 4-trifluoromethyl derivative of salicylate, triflusal, stimulates nitric oxide production by human neutrophils: role in platelet function. Eur J Clin Invest. 2000;30:811-7.
  • Monton M, Jimenez A, Nunez A, Lopez-Blaya A, Farre J, Gomez J, Zalba LR, Sanchez de Miguel L, Casado S, Lopez-Farre A. Comparative effects of angiotensin II AT-1-type receptor antagonists in vitro on human platelet activation. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol. 2000; 35:906-13.
  • Guerra JI, Monton M, Rodriguez-Feo JA, Farre J, Jimenez AM, Nunez A, Gomez J, Rico L, Marcos P, Castilla C, Sanchez De Miguel L, Casado S, Lopez-Farre A. [Effect of losartan on human platelet activation by thromboxane A2] Rev Esp Cardiol. 2000; 53:525-30.
  • Sanchez de Miguel L, Monton M, Mar Arriero M, Guerra JI, Jimenez A, Gonzalez-Fernandez F, Garcia-Duran M, Bellver T, Rico L, Romero J, Gomez J, Nunez A, Marcos P, Ayala R, Farre J, Casado S, Lopez-Farre A. [The effect of triflusal on human platelet aggregation and secretion: the role of nitric oxide] Rev Esp Cardiol. 2000; 53:205-11.
  • Rodriguez-Feo JA, Fortes J, Aceituno E, Farre J, Ayala R, Castilla C, Rico L, Gonzalez-Fernandez F, Garcia-Duran M, Casado S, Lopez-Farre A. Doxazosin modifies Bcl-2 and Bax protein expression in the left ventricle of spontaneously hypertensive rats. J Hypertens. 2000; 18:307-15.
  • Farre J. The Brugada syndrome: do we need more than the 12-lead ECG? Eur Heart J. 2000; 21:264-5.
  • Founding Fellow of The European Society of Cardiology.
  • Editor Asociado de Europace.