CCRD AHP facilities and equipment

CCRD AHP is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment necessary to conduct research on new medical devices, technologies and drugs. Our Department of Clinical Research in Bielsko-Biała comprises a modern cardiac surgery center (including a hybrid operating room), which enables CCRD AHP personnel to carry out translational research.

The Department of Preclinical Research in Kostkowice comprises the following facilities/equipment:

  • a fully equipped hemodynamics room based on Siemens angiography
  • an operating room
  • animal facilities
  • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) – MRI Signa EXCITE 1.5T
  • ultrasound VIVID 6
  • intravascular ultrasound (IVUS)
  • intravascular optical coherent tomography (OCT)
  • systems for vital signs monitoring
  • devices to enable the preparation of samples for histopathological analysis
  • tissue and cell culture laboratory
  • cell separator
  • image analysis software angiography (QCA) and statistical tools
  • Broadband Internet connection to enable live broadcasts
  • conference room