Anna Karimova


Ann Karimova



Consultant in Cardiac Critical Care

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London

Honorary Lecturer,  Department of Infection, Inflammation and Immunity, UCL




Education and qualifications:

Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic



Paediatrics Boards (2nd level)

Institute for Postgraduate Education, Prague, Czech Rep


United States Medical License Examinations (level I and II)


Neonatology and Pediatric Board

Institute for Postgraduate Education, Prague, Czech Rep


Publications selection


A.Karimova, SR.Deshpande, O.Miera: Post-operative ICU Care; In Pediatric Ventricular assist devices, ISHLT monograph series, volume 11, April 2017.


A.Karimova: Cardiac Mechanical Support. In Roger’s Textbook of Pediatric Intensive Care (5th edition); Wolters Kluwer 2015; USA.


A.Karimova, A. Goldman: Pediatric Cardiac Mechanical Support. In Surgery for Congenital Heart Defects, Editors Jaroslav Stark, Marc de Leval, Victor Tsang. John Wiley & Sons 2006. United Kingdom





Karimova A, Pockett CR, Lasuen N, Dedieu N, Rutledge J, Fenton M, Vanderpluym C, Rebeyka IM, Dominguez TE, Buchholz H.: Right ventricular dysfunction in children supported with pulsatile ventricular assist devices. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014;147(5):1691-1697


Cassidy J, Dominguez TE, Haynes S, Burch M, Kirk R, Hoskote A, Smith J, Fenton M, Griselli M, Hsia TY, Ferguson LP, Van Doorn C, Hasan A, Karimova A: A longer waiting game: Bridging Children to Heart Transplant with the Berlin Heart EXCOR device - the UK experience. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013;32(11):1101-6