P Lancellotti

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Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of exercise-induced changes in mitral regurgitation in patients with chronic ischemic left ventricular dysfunction
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Circulation 108:1713-7. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint A left atrial thrombus too big to embolize
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 28:1660. 2007
  3. pmc Assessment of left ventricular volumes and primary mitral regurgitation severity by 2D echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Caroline M Van de Heyning
    Department of Cardiology, University of Liege Hospital, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 11:46. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The role of stress testing in evaluation of asymptomatic patients with aortic stenosis
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University of Liege, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Curr Opin Cardiol 28:531-9. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Expert consensus for multi-modality imaging evaluation of cardiovascular complications of radiotherapy in adults: a report from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging and the American Society of Echocardiography
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege Hospital, CHU du Sart Tilman, Liege 4000, Belgium
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:1013-32. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Expert consensus for multi-modality imaging evaluation of cardiovascular complications of radiotherapy in adults: a report from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging and the American Society of Echocardiography
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege Hospital, CHU du Sart Tilman, Liege 4000, Belgium
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:721-40. 2013
  7. pmc Echocardiographic integrated backscatter for detecting progression and regression of aortic valve calcifications in rats
    Bram Roosens
    Department of Cardiology, Centrum voor Hart en Vaatziekten CHVZ, UZ Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, B 1090, Brussels, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 11:4. 2013
  8. doi request reprint ESC Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease position paper--heart valve clinics: organization, structure, and experiences
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege Hospital, Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 34:1597-606. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Normal Reference Ranges for Echocardiography: rationale, study design, and methodology (NORRE Study)
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    University of Liege Hospital, GIGA Cardiovascular Science, Heart Valve Clinic, Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:303-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint EuroEcho and other imaging modalities: highlights
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege Hospital, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:195-200. 2013

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Publications114 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of exercise-induced changes in mitral regurgitation in patients with chronic ischemic left ventricular dysfunction
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Circulation 108:1713-7. 2003
    ..Ischemic MR is a dynamic condition that can be studied during exercise. Whether the assessment of exercise-induced changes in the degree of MR provides prognostic information is unknown...
  2. ncbi request reprint A left atrial thrombus too big to embolize
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 28:1660. 2007
  3. pmc Assessment of left ventricular volumes and primary mitral regurgitation severity by 2D echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance
    Caroline M Van de Heyning
    Department of Cardiology, University of Liege Hospital, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 11:46. 2013
    ..We sought to compare routine evaluation of left ventricular function and mitral regurgitation severity by 2DTTE with assessment by CMR in moderate to severe primary mitral regurgitation without overt left ventricular dysfunction...
  4. doi request reprint The role of stress testing in evaluation of asymptomatic patients with aortic stenosis
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University of Liege, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Curr Opin Cardiol 28:531-9. 2013
    ..In this clinical setting, stress testing can help identify patients who are falsely asymptomatic, unmask those who will rapidly become symptomatic and appraise the true haemodynamic consequences of aortic stenosis...
  5. doi request reprint Expert consensus for multi-modality imaging evaluation of cardiovascular complications of radiotherapy in adults: a report from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging and the American Society of Echocardiography
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege Hospital, CHU du Sart Tilman, Liege 4000, Belgium
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 26:1013-32. 2013
    ..Recommendations for the early identification and monitoring of cardiovascular complications of radiotherapy by cardiac imaging are also proposed. ..
  6. doi request reprint Expert consensus for multi-modality imaging evaluation of cardiovascular complications of radiotherapy in adults: a report from the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging and the American Society of Echocardiography
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege Hospital, CHU du Sart Tilman, Liege 4000, Belgium
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:721-40. 2013
    ..Recommendations for the early identification and monitoring of cardiovascular complications of radiotherapy by cardiac imaging are also proposed. ..
  7. pmc Echocardiographic integrated backscatter for detecting progression and regression of aortic valve calcifications in rats
    Bram Roosens
    Department of Cardiology, Centrum voor Hart en Vaatziekten CHVZ, UZ Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 101, B 1090, Brussels, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 11:4. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint ESC Working Group on Valvular Heart Disease position paper--heart valve clinics: organization, structure, and experiences
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege Hospital, Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 34:1597-606. 2013
    ..At the same time, very few centres have developed such expertise, indicating that specific recommendations for the initial development and subsequent operating requirements of an HVC are needed...
  9. doi request reprint Normal Reference Ranges for Echocardiography: rationale, study design, and methodology (NORRE Study)
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    University of Liege Hospital, GIGA Cardiovascular Science, Heart Valve Clinic, Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:303-8. 2013
    ..However, due to the lack of consistency in current echocardiographic 'reference values', their use for clinical decision-making remains questionable...
  10. doi request reprint EuroEcho and other imaging modalities: highlights
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege Hospital, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 14:195-200. 2013
    ..The annual meeting of the European Association of Echocardiography (Euroecho and other Imaging Modalities) was held in Athens, Greece. In the present paper, we present a summary of the 'Highlights' session...
  11. ncbi request reprint Practical recommendations on the use of echocardiography to assess pulmonary arterial hypertension--a Belgian expert consensus endorsed by the Working Group on Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    University of Liege Hospital, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, Dept of Cardiology, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 68:59-69. 2013
    ..The present document, based on a consensus of experts, provides practical recommendations for the use of ECHO in the evaluation of PH and of its consequences on the right ventricle...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Medication of the month. Ticagrelor (Brilique): potent oral antagonist of platelet activity]
    P Lancellotti
    Heart Valve Clinic, Universite de Liege, Soins Intensifs Cardiologiques, Service de cardiologie, CHU Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 67:485-91. 2012
    ..In Belgium, Brilique is currently indicated in combination with aspirin for the prevention of atherothrombotic events in patients with ACS...
  13. doi request reprint Left ventricular dyssynchrony: a dynamic condition
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University of Liege, University Hospital Sart Tilman B35, 4000, Liege, Belgium
    Heart Fail Rev 17:747-53. 2012
    ..Further longitudinal studies are required to confirm the value of assessing dynamic LVD...
  14. doi request reprint Stress testing for the evaluation of patients with mitral regurgitation
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege, Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Curr Opin Cardiol 27:492-8. 2012
    ..In fact, the evaluation of mitral regurgitation only under resting conditions might underestimate the full impact of the lesion and its clinical effects...
  15. doi request reprint Determinants and prognostic significance of exercise pulmonary hypertension in asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Circulation 126:851-9. 2012
    ..We therefore aimed to identify the determinants and to test the impact on outcome of Ex-PHT in asymptomatic patients with severe aortic stenosis...
  16. pmc Mathematical multi-scale model of the cardiovascular system including mitral valve dynamics. Application to ischemic mitral insufficiency
    Sabine Paeme
    Cardiovascular Research Center, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Biomed Eng Online 10:86. 2011
    ..Validated models would offer the ability to better understand these dynamics and thus optimize diagnosis, as well as surgical and other interventions...
  17. doi request reprint EuroEcho and other imaging modalities: highlights
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, Heart Valve Clinic, University of Liege, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 13:127-31. 2012
    ..The annual meeting of the European Association of Echocardiography (EuroEcho and other Imaging Modalities) was held in Budapest, Hungary. In the present paper, we present a summary of the 'Highlights' session...
  18. doi request reprint Prognostic importance of brain natriuretic peptide and left ventricular longitudinal function in asymptomatic degenerative mitral regurgitation
    Julien Magne
    University of Liege, Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Heart 98:584-91. 2012
    ..To identify the determinants and the impact on outcome of brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) in asymptomatic patients with degenerative mitral regurgitation (MR)...
  19. doi request reprint Clinical outcome in asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis: insights from the new proposed aortic stenosis grading classification
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, Heart Valve Clinic, University Hospital Sart Tilman, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:235-43. 2012
    ..This study examined the clinical course of patients with asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis (AS) according to the new proposed aortic valve stenosis grading classification...
  20. pmc Impact of contractile reserve on acute response to cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Marie Moonen
    Department of Cardiology, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 6:65. 2008
    ..This study sought to investigate the potential impact of myocardial contractile reserve as assessed during exercise echocardiography on acute response following CRT implantation...
  21. pmc Comparison of contrast enhanced three dimensional echocardiography with MIBI gated SPECT for the evaluation of left ventricular function
    Bernard Cosyns
    CHIREC, Cardiology Department, Free University of Brussels, Belgium
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 7:27. 2009
    ..Actually, poor quality imaging and geometrical assumptions are the main limitations of LVEF measured by echocardiography. Contrast agents and 3D echocardiography are new methods that may alleviate these potential limitations...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dynamic left ventricular dyssynchrony: a potential cause of no contractile reserve in patients with low-gradient aortic stenosis
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, Liège B 4000, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 10:880-3. 2009
    ....
  23. doi request reprint European Association of Echocardiography recommendations for the assessment of valvular regurgitation. Part 2: mitral and tricuspid regurgitation (native valve disease)
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, Valvular Disease Clinic, University Hospital, Universite de Liege, CHU du Sart Tilman, 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:307-32. 2010
    ..The present document aims to provide standards for the assessment of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of surgery on ischaemic mitral regurgitation: a prospective multicentre registry (SIMRAM registry)
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, CHU Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 9:26-30. 2008
    ..Exercise echocardiography may help identify a subset of patients at higher risk of cardiovascular events by revealing the dynamic component of IMR...
  25. ncbi request reprint European Association of Echocardiography recommendations for the assessment of valvular regurgitation. Part 1: aortic and pulmonary regurgitation (native valve disease)
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, Valvular Disease Clinic, University Hospital, Universite de Liege, CHU du Sart Tilman, 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:223-44. 2010
    ..It is crucial to provide standards that aim at establishing a baseline list of measurements to be performed when assessing regurgitation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of global left ventricular afterload on left ventricular function in asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis: a two-dimensional speckle-tracking study
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Domaine Universitaire du Sart Tilman, B 35 4000 Liège, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:537-43. 2010
    ..The present study sought to assess the effect of global left ventricular (LV) afterload on LV myocardial systolic function in patients with aortic stenosis (AS) and preserved LV ejection fraction...
  27. ncbi request reprint Prognostic effect of long-axis left ventricular dysfunction and B-type natriuretic peptide levels in asymptomatic aortic stenosis
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 105:383-8. 2010
    ..In conclusion, in asymptomatic AS, tissue Doppler imaging and BNP measurements provide prognostic information beyond that from clinical and conventional echocardiographic parameters...
  28. ncbi request reprint Determinants of an abnormal response to exercise in patients with asymptomatic valvular aortic stenosis
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 9:338-43. 2008
    ..This study assesses the Doppler echocardiographic determinants of a positive exercise test in a cohort of asymptomatic patients with AS...
  29. ncbi request reprint Myocardial contractile reserve during exercise predicts left ventricular reverse remodelling after cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 10:663-8. 2009
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Risk stratification in asymptomatic moderate to severe aortic stenosis: the importance of the valvular, arterial and ventricular interplay
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Heart 96:1364-71. 2010
    ..We sought to evaluate prognostic markers of clinical outcome in asymptomatic patients with moderate to severe aortic stenosis (AS)...
  31. doi request reprint Dynamic left ventricular dyssynchrony contributes to B-type natriuretic peptide release during exercise in patients with systolic heart failure
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, CHU Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Europace 10:496-501. 2008
    ..In this setting, the extent of left ventricular (LV) dyssynchrony contributes to exercise symptoms. Whether exercise-induced changes in LV dyssynchrony might be a trigger of BNP release has never been investigated...
  32. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of patients with heart failure and dynamic functional mitral regurgitation
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 26:1528-32. 2005
    ..The impact of dynamic MR on long-term mortality, hospital admission for heart failure, and major adverse cardiac events has never been investigated...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Ischemic mitral regurgitation]
    P Lancellotti
    Universite de Liege, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgique
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 100:1056-62. 2007
    ..Mitral regurgitation (MR) is a common and serious complication of ischemic heart disease. Three general forms are distinguished: MR related to acute rupture of the mitral pillar, ischemic MR and functional MR...
  34. doi request reprint Importance of left ventricular longitudinal function and functional reserve in patients with degenerative mitral regurgitation: assessment by two-dimensional speckle tracking
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 21:1331-6. 2008
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Prognostic importance of quantitative exercise Doppler echocardiography in asymptomatic valvular aortic stenosis
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Circulation 112:I377-82. 2005
    ..In patients with asymptomatic valvular aortic stenosis, exercise testing may help to stratify the clinical risk. However, data are limited, and the role of quantitative exercise Doppler echocardiography has never been investigated...
  36. ncbi request reprint Exercise versus dobutamine-induced ST elevation in the infarct-related electrocardiographic leads: clinical significance and correlation with functional recovery
    P Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology and Medical Computing, University Hospital Sart Tilman, , Belgium
    Am Heart J 141:772-9. 2001
    ..06; P = not significant). CONCLUSIONS: Stress-induced ST elevation is an ancillary sign of viable myocardium that can recover. The sum of ST elevation at peak dobutamine stress correlates with the extent of functional recovery...
  37. doi request reprint Exercise pulmonary hypertension in asymptomatic degenerative mitral regurgitation
    Julien Magne
    Department of Cardiology, Heart Valve Disease Clinic, University Hospital Sart Tilman, University of Liege, Belgium
    Circulation 122:33-41. 2010
    ..However, the determinants of exercise PHT have not been evaluated. The aim of this study was to identify the echocardiographic predictors of exercise PHT and the impact on symptoms...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect of dynamic left ventricular dyssynchrony on dynamic mitral regurgitation in patients with heart failure due to coronary artery disease
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 96:1304-7. 2005
    ..It was hypothesized that dynamic MR may also be related to intermittent changes in left ventricular synchronicity during exercise...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Assessment and management of aortic stenosis]
    C Pirlet
    Service de cardiologie, Departement de Medecine, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Suisse 7:1606-11. 2011
    ..Transluminal aortic valve implantation is a new modality for patients at high surgical risk...
  40. ncbi request reprint Quantitative analysis of semi-supine exercise echocardiography--influence of age on myocardial Doppler imaging indices
    Evdokia Petropoulou
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 61:271-7. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Exercise echocardiography in severe asymptomatic aortic stenosis
    Kim O'Connor
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, CHU Sart Tilman, 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 103:262-9. 2010
    ..Further studies are required to determine whether surgery should be recommended in the presence of an abnormal exercise echocardiogram in severe asymptomatic aortic stenosis...
  42. ncbi request reprint [Inadvertent implantation of a defibrillation lead in the left ventricle through a patent foramen ovale]
    J C Bologne
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 67:58-60. 2012
    ..Management is not strictly codified due to the small number of observed cases. We report the case of a 78 year-old man in whom the diagnosis has been performed lately during an echocardiography...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Clinical inertia and treatment adherence in the management of chronic valvular heart diseases]
    M L Moonen
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 65:290-8. 2010
    ..However, they are not always consistent due to the lack of randomized data and it appears that, frequently, there is a gap between the existing guidelines and their effective application...
  44. ncbi request reprint [Adherence to the rules for antithrombotic treatment in atrial fibrillation]
    P Melon
    Service de cardiologie, CHU, Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 65:299-303. 2010
    ..We review the criteria for the use of anti-vitamin K as well as its daily management in patients with atrial fibrillation...
  45. ncbi request reprint [2011 ESC guidelines for the management of acute coronary syndromes without ST segment elevation]
    M Lempereur
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 67:8-10. 2012
    ..This article summarizes the modifications in the guidelines about risk stratification and invasive management of these syndromes...
  46. ncbi request reprint Quantitation of functional mitral regurgitation during bicycle exercise in patients with heart failure
    F Lebrun
    Division of Cardiology, , Liege, Belgium
    J Am Coll Cardiol 38:1685-92. 2001
    ..An increase in mitral regurgitant volume during dynamic exercise correlates well with elevation of systolic pulmonary artery pressure...
  47. ncbi request reprint Identification of viable myocardium early after acute myocardial infarction using closed-loop arbutamine echocardiography: comparison with positron emission tomography
    L A Pierard
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman Liège, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 56:387-94. 2001
    ..This study sought to evaluate the safety and efficacy of arbutamine echocardiography in identifying contractile reserve and predicting functional improvement early after acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Antiplatelet therapy: should it be withdrawn before any invasive procedure?]
    K Maeyns
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 63:136-40. 2008
    ..For most interventions, it is recommended to continue antiplatelet therapy. It is particularly important in patients who benefited from drug-eluting stents where the thrombotic risk is major...
  49. ncbi request reprint [Update in the management of left valvular disease]
    L Davin
    Service de cardiologie, Departement de Medecine Interne, CHU du Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege
    Rev Med Suisse 3:1870-5. 2007
    ..The place of exercise testing in risk stratification of asymptomatic valvular disease is increasing and helps to make earlier decision regarding the need for surgery...
  50. doi request reprint Impact of aortic valve stenosis on left atrial phasic function
    Kim O'Connor
    Department of Cardiology, Valvular Heart Disease Clinic, University Hospital, CHU Sart Tilman, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 106:1157-62. 2010
    ..Active LA dysfunction is related to the severity of AS and late left ventricular diastolic function...
  51. ncbi request reprint Determinants of pulmonary artery hypertension at rest and during exercise in patients with heart failure
    Gabriele Tumminello
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur Heart J 28:569-74. 2007
    ..Pulmonary hypertension, a marker of poor prognosis in heart failure, may develop or increase during exercise. We sought to examine the determinants of pulmonary hypertension at rest and during exercise in heart failure patients...
  52. ncbi request reprint Predictors of rapid QRS widening in patients with coronary artery disease and left ventricular dysfunction
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, Sart Tilman, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 93:1410-2, A9. 2004
    ..In a multivariate analysis, left ventricular end-diastolic volume, a large increase in mitral regurgitant volume during exercise, and diabetes emerged as independent predictors of QRS widening...
  53. ncbi request reprint Determinants of exercise-induced changes in mitral regurgitation in patients with coronary artery disease and left ventricular dysfunction
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1921-8. 2003
    ..We sought to examine the determinants of exercise-induced changes in ischemic mitral regurgitation (MR) in patients with left ventricular (LV) dysfunction...
  54. ncbi request reprint Ventricular aneurysm versus pseudoaneurysm: role of multi-imaging modality
    L Davin
    Service de Radiologie, Hôpital universitaire Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgique
    Arch Cardiovasc Dis 101:135. 2008
  55. pmc Determinants of persistent negative T waves and early versus late T wave normalisation after acute myocardial infarction
    L A Pierard
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Liege, Belgium
    Heart 91:1008-12. 2005
    ..To determine whether persistent versus early or delayed T wave normalisation of negative T waves after acute myocardial infarction is determined by the myocardial state, the treatment strategy, or both...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Image of the month. False aneurysm of the left ventricle]
    P Lancellotti
    Universite de Liege, Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege
    Rev Med Liege 57:485. 2002
  57. ncbi request reprint [Medication of the month. Exforge HCT: combination of amlodipine besylate, valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide in a single tablet]
    P Lancellotti
    Universite de Liege, Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 65:471-5. 2010
    ..Exforge HCT is currently indicated for the treatment of essential hypertension, as replacement therapy for adult patients whose blood pressure is adequately controlled by the combination of amlodipine, valsartan and HCTZ...
  58. ncbi request reprint [The long QT syndrome]
    C Garweg
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 65:628-33. 2010
    ..The implicated genes encode cardiac ion channel subunits or proteins involved in modulating ionic currents. The diagnosis of LQTS can be complex in borderline cases. Etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment are discussed...
  59. ncbi request reprint [The student diagnostic vignette. Electrocardiographical criteria for the diagnosis of ventricular tachycardia]
    C Garweg
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgium
    Rev Med Liege 66:109-14. 2011
    ..Most of the time, a rigorous approach and a systematic analysis of the electrocardiogram associated with clinical examination allow to obtain the correct diagnosis...
  60. doi request reprint Cyclic appearance of left ventricular outflow tract dynamic obstruction during mechanical ventilation: evidence for a preload dependent phenomenon
    Jean Luc Canivet
    Department of General Intensive Care, University Hospital Centre, University of Liege, Domaine Universitaire du Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    J Intensive Care Med 23:281-4. 2008
    ..This is the first reported case clearly relating left ventricular outflow tract dynamic obstruction to preload dependence during mechanical ventilation in a critically ill patient without predisposing anatomical factor...
  61. ncbi request reprint The role of ischemic mitral regurgitation in the pathogenesis of acute pulmonary edema
    Luc A Pierard
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    N Engl J Med 351:1627-34. 2004
    ..Acute mitral regurgitation may cause pulmonary edema, but the pathogenetic role of chronic ischemic mitral regurgitation, a dynamic condition, has not yet been characterized...
  62. pmc Stress testing in valve disease
    Luc A Pierard
    Faculte de Medecine, Universite de Liege, Chef de Service, Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Heart 93:766-72. 2007
  63. ncbi request reprint Effective arterial elastance as an index of pulmonary vascular load
    Philippe Morimont
    Hemodynamics Research Laboratory HemoLiege, University Hospital of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H2736-42. 2008
    ..Thus Ea * (PV), defined as the ratio of RV Pes minus Pla to SV, provides a convenient, useful, and simple method to assess the pulmonary arterial load and its impact on the RV function...
  64. ncbi request reprint [Prevention of cardiovascular disease in the elderly]
    F Lebois
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Liege
    Rev Med Liege 58:275-8. 2003
    ..In this article we present some aspects of cardiovascular prevention in elderly patients...
  65. doi request reprint Impact of global hemodynamic load on exercise capacity in aortic stenosis
    R Dulgheru
    University of Liege Hospital, GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, Department of Cardiology, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Bucharest, Romania
    Int J Cardiol 168:2272-7. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the left ventricular (LV) global hemodynamic load--as assessed by the valvulo-arterial impedance (Zva)--is one of the main determinants of MEC and we sought to evaluate the factors associated with reduced MEC in AS...
  66. ncbi request reprint [Acute cardiogenic pulmonary edema]
    P Y Stainier
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 59:196-200. 2004
    ..The pathogenesis and identification of the underlying disease process are essential for optimal medical approach. The aetiology is multiple...
  67. ncbi request reprint [First episode of atrial fibrillation]
    P Melon
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 65:224-7. 2010
    ..We report the case of a patient seen at the outpatient clinic for a first episode of atrial fibrillation. We discussed the steps of the treatment including anticoagulation, rate and rhythm control...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Dynamic echocardiography in mitral insufficiency]
    P Lancellotti
    Service de cardiologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Liege, 4000 Liege
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 95:793-8. 2002
    ..Thanks to the improvement of the Doppler signal quality, quantification of the regurgitant volume variations can be obtained in a reproducible manner at rest and during effort by applying the "PISA" method...
  69. ncbi request reprint Significance of dobutamine-induced changes in QT dispersion early after acute myocardial infarction
    P Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, , , Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 88:939-43. 2001
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint [2011 European Society of Cardiology guidelines for the management of cardiovascular diseases during pregnancy. Part 1]
    D Legrand
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Universite de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 67:452-7. 2012
    ..We will also describe cardiologic conditions in which pregnancy is contraindicated and the preferred way of delivery...
  71. ncbi request reprint [2011 European guidelines for the management of cardiovascular diseases during pregnancy. Part II: management of hypertension]
    M Moonen
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Universite de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 67:509-12. 2012
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint [Congestive heart failure and diabetes mellitus]
    A Ancion
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 60:536-40. 2005
    ..Diabetic patients would benefit from more aggressive preventive programs aimed at reducing the incidence of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality...
  73. ncbi request reprint [Treatment adherence to guidelines for the management of chronic heart failure]
    E Nellessen
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 65:285-9. 2010
    ..We then present factors influencing prescription or non prescription of heart failure drugs and emphasize the importance of a team management programme and patients pathways...
  74. ncbi request reprint [Acute cardiomyopathy and severe hypocalcaemia]
    F Mathieu
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Liege, Service de cardiologie, Domaine Universitaire du Sart Tilman, Belgique
    Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 98:71-4. 2005
    ..The interesting feature of this case was the rapid haemodynamic deterioration and the total reversal within one week following correction of the hypocalcaemia...
  75. ncbi request reprint [2010 European guidelines for antithrombotic therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation and new risk score for the assessment of the risk of bleeding]
    P Melon
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgium
    Rev Med Liege 65:580-2. 2010
    ..Guidelines also include a new score for the assessment of the risk of bleeding. We report the new risk scores CHA2DS2-VASc and HAS-BLED introduced for the assessment of thrombotic and bleeding risks, respectively...
  76. ncbi request reprint [Image of the month. Myxoma of the left atrium]
    C Tombeux
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, 4000 Liege
    Rev Med Liege 58:723. 2003
  77. doi request reprint Impact of prosthesis-patient mismatch on mitral regurgitation after aortic valve replacement
    P Unger
    Department of Cardiology, Université Libre de Bruxelles Erasme Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Heart 96:1627-32. 2010
    ..Aortic prosthesis-patient mismatch (PPM) is associated with poor outcome and lesser left ventricular remodelling. This study tested the hypothesis that aortic PPM affects mitral regurgitation...
  78. ncbi request reprint [Clinical case of the month. Purulent pericarditis in a patient with pulmonary sarcoidosis]
    A Nyssen
    Universite de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 66:411-6. 2011
    ..We will review the required tests for the diagnosis and the treatment of this pathology that leads to death otherwise. The link with pulmonary sardoidosis is uncertain...
  79. ncbi request reprint Cabergoline and the risk of valvular lesions in endocrine disease
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Liege, Domaine Universitaire du Sart Tilman, University of Liege, B 4000 Liege, Belgium
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:1-5. 2008
    ..The cardiac valvular risk associated with lower exposure to cabergoline in common endocrine conditions such as hyperprolactinemia is unknown...
  80. ncbi request reprint Effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy on functional mitral regurgitation in heart failure
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital of Liege, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 94:1462-5. 2004
    ..This study assessed exercise-induced changes in MR in patients with heart failure who were helped by CRT. The determinants of these exercise-induced changes in MR were analyzed in asynchronous and resynchronized left ventricles...
  81. doi request reprint Exercise-induced changes in degenerative mitral regurgitation
    Julien Magne
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:300-9. 2010
    ....
  82. doi request reprint Effects of valve replacement for aortic stenosis on mitral regurgitation
    Philippe Unger
    Department of Cardiology, ULB Erasme Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 102:1378-82. 2008
    ..As the reduction in left ventricular systolic pressure contributes to the decrease in regurgitant volume, the preoperative quantitative assessment of MR should best be performed by measurement of the ERO...
  83. ncbi request reprint [2011 ESC guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of peripheral artery diseases]
    C Brogneaux
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 67:560-5. 2012
    ....
  84. ncbi request reprint [Image of the month. Cardiac amylosis]
    Y Bataille
    Spécialiste, Service de Nephrologie, CHU Sart Tilman, 4000 Liege
    Rev Med Liege 59:549. 2004
  85. ncbi request reprint The usual causes of left ventricular outflow tract obstruction below the aortic valve in normal ventriculoarterial connection: review of the physiopathology and surgical implications
    M Radermecker
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Acta Chir Belg 105:475-81. 2005
    ..Knowledge of the substrate of LVOTO, its physiopathology and natural history allows to plan accordingly the surgical repair and the postoperative management...
  86. ncbi request reprint [New therapeutic guidelines in cardiology]
    V Legrand
    CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 62:244-53. 2007
    ..acc.org This article describes the recent therapeutic options of some cardiovascular diseases, especially coronary artery disease, valvular diseases, atrial fibrillation and implantable defibrillator, but is far to be exhaustive...
  87. ncbi request reprint [Management of functional mitral regurgitation]
    L Pierard
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 62:79-82. 2007
    ..Mitral valve repair--undersized annuloplasty--can be useful but the indications are still controversial. Percutaneous annul loplasty is feasible. The first implantation in the world of one of the devices has been performed in CHU Liège...
  88. doi request reprint The value of 2D strain imaging during stress testing
    Marie Moonen
    CHU Sart Tilman, Department of Cardiology, Liege, Belgium
    Echocardiography 26:307-14. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the reliability and clinical importance of 2D strain during stress will be specified by further investigations...
  89. ncbi request reprint Detection and clinical usefulness of a biphasic response during exercise echocardiography early after myocardial infarction
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Liege, Belgium
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:1142-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the accuracy of exercise echocardiography (EE) for detecting infarct-related artery (IRA) stenosis and predicting functional recovery early after acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  90. doi request reprint Stress echocardiography for selecting potential responders to cardiac resynchronisation therapy
    Marie Moonen
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgium
    Heart 96:1142-6. 2010
    ..This review will show how exercise-induced changes in dyssynchrony and severity of mitral regurgitation and the role of preserved contractile reserve may help to better identify potential responders...
  91. ncbi request reprint Electrocardiographic changes during dobutamine stress testing in patients with recent myocardial infarction: relation with residual infarct artery stenosis and contractile recovery
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Liege, Belgium
    Acta Cardiol 59:11-6. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the accuracy of the dobutamine stress electrocardiogram (ECG) 1) for detecting significant stenosis of the infarct-related artery and 2) for predicting the occurrence of contractile recovery...
  92. ncbi request reprint [Clinical case of the month. Tetanus still exists!]
    D Legrand
    Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Universite de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 68:157-9. 2013
    ..In this article, we report the therapeutic management of tetanus. We emphasize the importance of vaccination which permits to avoid the disease, the mortality and morbidity of which remain high...
  93. ncbi request reprint [Medication of the month. Olmesartan medoxomil hydroclorothiazide (Olmetec Plus or Belsar Plus]
    P Lancellotti
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 62:175-9. 2007
    ..The safety and tolerability remain excellent. Beyond the antihypertensive effect, olmesartan significantly reduces vascular inflammation and the wall-to-lumen ration in arteries. The starting dose is 20/12.5 mg...
  94. ncbi request reprint [Image of the month. De-insertion of a prosthetic mitral ring in the course of mitral valvuloplasty]
    E Nellessen
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 57:361-2. 2002
  95. ncbi request reprint [Shoshin beriberi: myth or reality?]
    C Masset
    Service de cardiologie, Universite de Liege
    Rev Med Liege 56:155-8. 2001
    ..Without specific treatment it evulers, toward death by cardiogenic shock and metabolic acidosis. Treatment by thiamine and alkalinisation permits a spectacular and fast recovery...
  96. ncbi request reprint [Medication of the month. Dabigatran etixilate (Pradaxa): an oral anticoagulant acting as a direct selective inhibitor of thrombin]
    P Lancellotti
    Universite de Liege, Responsable du Service des Soins Intensifs Cardiologiques, Service de cardiologie, CHU de Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 65:588-92. 2010
    ....
  97. ncbi request reprint [Ivabradine (Procoralan)]
    P Lancellotti
    Service de cardiologie, CHU Sart Tilman, Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 63:220-4. 2008
    ..In Belgium, ivabradine is currently reimbursed in patients with stable angina and normal sinus rhythm who do not tolerate beta-blockers and non-dihydropyridine calcium antagonists or in whom these treatments are contra-indicated...
  98. ncbi request reprint [Acute intermittent porphyria: a rare contra-indication to acute myocardial infarction treatment]
    D A Legrand
    ULg, Liege, Belgique
    Rev Med Liege 63:528-31. 2008
    ..Among these drugs, several molecules are usually used for treatment of acute coronary syndromes. Knowledge of these the therapies is crucial to avoid some dangerous consequences...
  99. ncbi request reprint Persistent negative T waves in the infarct-related leads as an independent predictor of poor long-term prognosis after acute myocardial infarction
    Patrizio Lancellotti
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Liege, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 90:833-7. 2002
    ..92, p = 0.024) predicted hard events. Persistent negative T waves 4 months after first AMI were independently associated with a worse outcome, whereas Q-wave regression has no long-term prognostic importance...
  100. ncbi request reprint Global and regional parameters of dyssynchrony in ischemic and nonischemic cardiomyopathy
    Nico Van de Veire
    Department of Cardiology, University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Cardiol 95:421-3. 2005
    ..Potential differences in the area of latest mechanical activation could have practical implications regarding lead positioning and the success rate of biventricular pacemaker implantation...