Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro

Summary

Affiliation: Belo Horizonte
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. pmc Electrocardiographic abnormalities in Trypanosoma cruzi seropositive and seronegative former blood donors
    Antonio L Ribeiro
    Hospital das Clínicas and Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2078. 2013
  2. ncbi Power-law behavior of heart rate variability in Chagas' disease
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Hospital das Clínicas and Post Graduation in Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Am J Cardiol 89:414-8. 2002
  3. doi Diagnosis and management of Chagas disease and cardiomyopathy
    Antonio L Ribeiro
    Faculdade de Medicina e Hospital das Clínicas da Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Professor Alfredo Balena 190, Santa Efigenia, 30130 100 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Nat Rev Cardiol 9:576-89. 2012
  4. doi Vagal impairment in elderly Chagas disease patients: a population-based study (the Bambuí study)
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 147:359-65. 2011
  5. doi An evaluation of the cardiotoxicity of imatinib mesylate
    Antonio Luiz Ribeiro
    School of Medicine, Hospital das Clinicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Leuk Res 32:1809-14. 2008
  6. doi Prognostic value of signal-averaged electrocardiogram in Chagas disease
    Antonio Luiz Pinho Ribeiro
    Post graduate Course of Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Hospital das Clinicas, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:502-9. 2008
  7. ncbi Early occurrence of anti-muscarinic autoantibodies and abnormal vagal modulation in Chagas disease
    Antonio Luiz Pinho Ribeiro
    Postgraduate Course of Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Av Alfredo Balena, 190 Campus Saúde, 30130 100 Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 117:59-63. 2007
  8. ncbi Mortality related to cardiac surgery in Brazil, 2000-2003
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Department of Specialized Care, Ministry of Health, Esplanada dos Ministérios Bloco G, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:907-9. 2006
  9. ncbi Brain natriuretic peptide based strategy to detect left ventricular dysfunction in Chagas disease: a comparison with the conventional approach
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Postgraduate Course of Tropical Medicine, Internal Medicine Department, School of Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Av Alfredo Balena, 190 Campus Saúde, 30130 100, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 109:34-40. 2006
  10. ncbi Heart rate turbulence in Chagas disease
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Hospital das Clínicas and Post Graduation Course in Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:406-10. 2003

Collaborators

  • Marcia M Barbosa
  • Maria Fernanda Lima-Costa
  • Ester C Sabino
  • Vandana Sachdev
  • Ronald J Prineas
  • Fabio Fernandes
  • Manoel Otavio C Rocha
  • Timothy C Tan
  • Marcos Roberto de Sousa
  • Murilo E D Gomes
  • Clareci Silva Cardoso
  • Marcio V L Barros
  • Waleska Teixeira Caiaffa
  • Luciano Nastari
  • Luiza O Rodrigues
  • Fernando A Botoni
  • Maria Carmo P Nunes
  • Flavio D Fuchs
  • Maria Clara N Alencar
  • Maria do Carmo P Nunes
  • William A M Esteves
  • Evandro José Cesarino
  • Renato Bandeira de Mello
  • Leila B Moreira
  • Abrahão Afiune Neto
  • José A Figueiredo Neto
  • Marco Mota
  • Roberto Franco
  • Antonio C Nobrega
  • Hilton Chaves
  • Ricardo Pereira E Silva
  • Sandra C Fuchs
  • Joao Guilherme Alves
  • Fernanda Consolim-Colombo
  • Flávia Ghizzoni
  • Rosane Schlatter
  • Luiz Ricardo A Castro
  • Eduardo Barbosa Coelho
  • Paulo Cesar Jardim
  • Fernando Nobre
  • Miguel Gus
  • José F Vilela-Martin
  • Maria Claudia Irigoyen
  • Dario C Sobral Filho
  • Francisca Mosele
  • Andréa Araujo Brandão
  • Otavio Berwanger
  • Heitor Moreno
  • Iran Castro
  • Decio Mion
  • Carlos E Poli-de-Figueiredo
  • Luiz César N Scala
  • André Avelino Steffens
  • Marcia Maria Oliveira Lima
  • Márcia M O Lima
  • Enrico A Colosimo
  • Manoel Otávio Costa Rocha
  • Lucas Lodi-Junqueira
  • Praveen Mehrotra
  • Cirilo P Fonseca Neto
  • Bruno R Nascimento
  • Luiz Bortoloto
  • Luiz Bortolotto
  • José Ronaldo Cardoso
  • Cláudia Drumond G Abreu
  • Leonor G Rincon
  • Rodrigo Citton P Reis
  • Raquel R Britto
  • Henrique S Costa
  • Francilu Rodrigues Beloti
  • Lidiane Sousa
  • Felipe Batista L Barbosa
  • Guilherme Augusto A Carmo
  • Renato A Rezende
  • Rosália Moraes Torres
  • Mauro Martins Teixeira
  • Paulo César Correia

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. pmc Electrocardiographic abnormalities in Trypanosoma cruzi seropositive and seronegative former blood donors
    Antonio L Ribeiro
    Hospital das Clínicas and Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2078. 2013
    ..Information on electrocardiogram (ECG) findings in infected blood donors is lacking and may help in counseling and recognizing those with more severe disease...
  2. ncbi Power-law behavior of heart rate variability in Chagas' disease
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Hospital das Clínicas and Post Graduation in Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Am J Cardiol 89:414-8. 2002
    ..This abnormality may explain the increased risk for arrhythmic sudden death found in Chagas' disease even in the absence of signs of LV dysfunction...
  3. doi Diagnosis and management of Chagas disease and cardiomyopathy
    Antonio L Ribeiro
    Faculdade de Medicina e Hospital das Clínicas da Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Professor Alfredo Balena 190, Santa Efigenia, 30130 100 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Nat Rev Cardiol 9:576-89. 2012
    ..Further research on the management of patients with Chagas cardiomyopathy is necessary...
  4. doi Vagal impairment in elderly Chagas disease patients: a population-based study (the Bambuí study)
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 147:359-65. 2011
    ..The effects of the disease in old age have received little attention. We investigated the effects of ageing in the association between cardiac vagal impairment, a typical feature of ChD, and chronic Trypanosoma cruzi infection...
  5. doi An evaluation of the cardiotoxicity of imatinib mesylate
    Antonio Luiz Ribeiro
    School of Medicine, Hospital das Clinicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Leuk Res 32:1809-14. 2008
    ..Four patients in the IM group presented a BNP level >100pg/ml, one of them with depressed LVEF. IM was not related to systematic deterioration of cardiac function, but there is still a possibility of isolated cases of cardiotoxicity...
  6. doi Prognostic value of signal-averaged electrocardiogram in Chagas disease
    Antonio Luiz Pinho Ribeiro
    Post graduate Course of Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Hospital das Clinicas, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:502-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this prospective longitudinal study was to determine the prognostic value of SAECG in ChD, using multivariate models with other established prognostic predictors, and to develop a simple prediction risk score...
  7. ncbi Early occurrence of anti-muscarinic autoantibodies and abnormal vagal modulation in Chagas disease
    Antonio Luiz Pinho Ribeiro
    Postgraduate Course of Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Av Alfredo Balena, 190 Campus Saúde, 30130 100 Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 117:59-63. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi Mortality related to cardiac surgery in Brazil, 2000-2003
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Department of Specialized Care, Ministry of Health, Esplanada dos Ministérios Bloco G, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:907-9. 2006
  9. ncbi Brain natriuretic peptide based strategy to detect left ventricular dysfunction in Chagas disease: a comparison with the conventional approach
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Postgraduate Course of Tropical Medicine, Internal Medicine Department, School of Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Av Alfredo Balena, 190 Campus Saúde, 30130 100, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 109:34-40. 2006
    ..Left ventricular dysfunction (LVd) is the main predictor of mortality in Chagas disease (ChD)...
  10. ncbi Heart rate turbulence in Chagas disease
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Hospital das Clínicas and Post Graduation Course in Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 26:406-10. 2003
    ..0256, TS 19.829); P < 0.001 for both comparisons. In conclusion, HRT data may be useful in the electrocardiographic analysis of autonomic heart control in Chagas disease. Its prognostic value remains to be determined...
  11. ncbi Active orthostatic stress and respiratory sinus arrhythmia in patients with Chagas' disease with preserved left ventricular global systolic function
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Internal Medicine Department, Medical School of the UFMG, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 83:40-4; 35-9. 2004
    ..To assess the use of the active orthostatic stress test for detecting vagal dysfunction in patients with Chagas' disease with preserved overall systolic function, and to compare it with the respiratory sinus arrhythmia test...
  12. ncbi Automatic adjustment of pacing output in the clinical setting
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Pacemaker Laboratory, Hospital das Clinicas, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Am Heart J 147:127-31. 2004
    ..This study aims to estimate the longevity extension that can be obtained, in the clinical routine, by turning the AC on in comparison to pacemakers programmed to operate at the shipped and manually optimized output...
  13. pmc Prevention of hypertension in patients with pre-hypertension: protocol for the PREVER-prevention trial
    Flavio D Fuchs
    Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Trials 12:65. 2011
    ..The PREVER-prevention trial aims to investigate the efficacy, safety and feasibility of a population-based intervention to prevent the incidence of hypertension and the development of target-organ damage...
  14. pmc A comparison between diuretics and angiotensin-receptor blocker agents in patients with stage I hypertension (PREVER-treatment trial): study protocol for a randomized double-blind controlled trial
    Flavio D Fuchs
    Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Trials 12:53. 2011
    ..Diuretics are as efficacious as other agents, are well tolerated, have longer duration of action and low cost, but have been scarcely compared with ARBs. A study comparing diuretic and ARB is therefore warranted...
  15. doi Left ventricular diastolic function and exercise capacity in patients with Chagas cardiomyopathy
    Marcia Maria Oliveira Lima
    Federal University of Minas Gerais, School of Medicine, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Echocardiography 27:519-24. 2010
    ..However, the role of LV diastolic function in predicting EC in Chagas cardiomyopathy has not been reported...
  16. doi Left atrial volume provides independent prognostic value in patients with Chagas cardiomyopathy
    Maria Carmo P Nunes
    Ecocenter, Hospital Socor, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:82-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to identify echocardiographic parameters of diastolic function predictors of survival in patients with Chagas cardiomyopathy...
  17. ncbi N-terminal proBNP levels in patients with Chagas disease: a marker of systolic and diastolic dysfunction of the left ventricle
    Marcia M Barbosa
    Ecocenter, Hospital Socor, Av Contorno 10500, 30110 140 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Eur J Echocardiogr 8:204-12. 2007
    ..This study analyzed the correlation of N-terminal proBNP (NT-proBNP) levels with systolic and diastolic function in patients with CC...
  18. ncbi Cardiovascular function in elderly patients with chronic chagasic cardiopathy
    Manoel Otávio Costa Rocha
    Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizante, MG, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 36:545-50. 2003
    ..Thus, it appears that the physiopathological components of Chagas' disease do have an influence on the clinical course of cardiopathy in the elderly population...
  19. doi Plasma B-type natriuretic peptide as a predictor of mortality in community-dwelling older adults with Chagas disease: 10-year follow-up of the Bambui Cohort Study of Aging
    Maria Fernanda Lima-Costa
    Centro de Pesquisas Rene Rachou, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Am J Epidemiol 172:190-6. 2010
    ..Although the usefulness of BNP for risk stratification in this parasitic disease remains a topic of debate, this study found that BNP-based risk discrimination is at least comparable to that of an electrocardiogram...
  20. ncbi NT-proBNP levels in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome
    Luiz Ricardo A Castro
    Hospital das Clinicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Arq Bras Cardiol 97:456-61. 2011
    ..Non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndrome is associated with elevation of brain natriuretic peptide and markers of myocardial necrosis, although its relationship with the TIMI score and left ventricular function are largely unknown...
  21. ncbi Right ventricular dysfunction is an independent predictor of survival in patients with dilated chronic Chagas' cardiomyopathy
    Maria do Carmo P Nunes
    Ecocenter, Hospital Socor, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 127:372-9. 2008
    ..This study sought to investigate the prognostic value of RV dysfunction, apart from other well established risk factors, in patients with Chagas' cardiomyopathy...
  22. ncbi Brain natriuretic peptide and left ventricular dysfunction in Chagas' disease
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Postgraduate Course of Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Lancet 360:461-2. 2002
    ..7 pmol/L or higher has a sensitivity and positive predictive value of 80%, and specificity and negative predictive value of 97%. Measurement of plasma BNP concentration could be a useful method to screen patients with Chagas' disease...
  23. ncbi The impact of right ventricular stroke work on B-type natriuretic peptide levels in patients with mitral stenosis undergoing percutaneous mitral valvuloplasty
    William A M Esteves
    Post Graduate Program in Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    J Interv Cardiol 26:501-8. 2013
    ....
  24. ncbi Clinical management of chronic Chagas cardiomyopathy
    Manoel O C Rocha
    Departamento de Clinica Medica, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Alfredo Balena, 190, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Front Biosci 8:e44-54. 2003
    ..heart failure and arrhythmias. Finally, the relevance of specific treatment is discussed, stressing the important role of parasite persistence for disease pathogenesis...
  25. doi A randomized trial of the effects of exercise training in Chagas cardiomyopathy
    Márcia M O Lima
    Post Graduation in Infectology and Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:866-73. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the effects of exercise training on functional capacity, health-related quality of life (HQoL), and brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) levels in patients with ChC...
  26. doi Effect of pacing-induced ventricular dyssynchrony on right ventricular function
    Maria Carmo P Nunes
    Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 34:155-62. 2011
    ..However, the effect of ventricular pacing on RV function has not been well established. We evaluated RV function in patients undergoing long-term RV pacing...
  27. doi Ischemic cerebrovascular events in patients with Chagas cardiomyopathy: a prospective follow-up study
    Maria Carmo P Nunes
    School of Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais, and ECOCENTER, Hospital Socor, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    J Neurol Sci 278:96-101. 2009
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the incidence and to evaluate the effect of LV ejection fraction on the risk for ICE in patients with Chagas cardiomyopathy...
  28. doi Treatment of Chagas cardiomyopathy
    Fernando A Botoni
    Postgraduate Course of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, School of Medicine, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 30130 100 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil Hospital das Clínicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, 30130 100 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil Fundação Hospitalar do Estado de Minas Gerais, 30150 260 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Biomed Res Int 2013:849504. 2013
    ..Therefore, the objective of this review is to describe the treatment of Chagas cardiomyopathy with emphasis on its peculiarities. ..
  29. ncbi Electrocardiographic abnormalities in elderly chagas disease patients: 10-year follow-up of the bambui cohort study of aging
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical School, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
    J Am Heart Assoc 3:e000632. 2014
    ..This study was designed to investigate the prevalence and prognostic value of electrocardiographic abnormalities in Trypanosoma cruzi infected and noninfected older adults...
  30. ncbi Chagas disease and mortality in old age as an emerging issue: 10 year follow-up of the Bambuí population-based cohort study (Brazil)
    Maria Fernanda Lima-Costa
    Centro de Pesquisas Rene Rachou, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Belo Horizonte, Brazil Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Int J Cardiol 145:362-3. 2010
    ..2% (95% CI 9.8-16.4). Our results indicate that ChD is a relevant individual and population health issue in old age, supporting the need for measures to reduce the burden of ChD in this growing segment of the population...
  31. pmc Non-invasive endothelial function assessment in patients with neurofibromatosis type 1: a cross-sectional study
    Luiza O Rodrigues
    Department of Internal Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Av, Prof, Alfredo Balena, 190 246, Belo Horizonte, MG, CEP 30130 100, Brazil
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 13:18. 2013
    ..Since neurofibromin has already been demonstrated to affect endothelial cell function, ED may be associated with NF1. The purpose of this study was to assess endothelial function in patients with NF1 using a non-invasive method...
  32. ncbi Implementation of a telecardiology system in the state of Minas Gerais: the Minas Telecardio Project
    Antonio Luiz P Ribeiro
    Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG
    Arq Bras Cardiol 95:70-8. 2010
    ..The use of telecardiology to assist the access of distant towns to electrocardiography and a second opinion in cardiology is promising; however, it has not been formally assessed...