Marco De Carlo

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Abciximab improves 6-month clinical outcome after rescue coronary angioplasty
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Ospedale Cisanello, Pisa, Italy
    Am Heart J 143:334-41. 2002
  2. doi request reprint A prospective randomized trial of thrombectomy versus no thrombectomy in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and thrombus-rich lesions: MUSTELA (MUltidevice Thrombectomy in Acute ST-Segment ELevation Acute Myocardial Infarction) trial
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 5:1223-30. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of patients with poly-vascular disease: priorities for revascularization procedures
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 10:731-3. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Safety of a conservative strategy of permanent pacemaker implantation after transcatheter aortic CoreValve implantation
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Am Heart J 163:492-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Emergency coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibitors
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiology Unit, Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 123:229-33. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the transradial approach to reduce bleedings in patients undergoing urgent coronary angioplasty with GPIIb/IIIa inhibitors for acute coronary syndromes
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Cardiology Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:408-15. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Impact of treatment choice on the outcome of patients proposed for transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory, Cardiothoracic Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    EuroIntervention 6:568-74. 2010
  8. doi request reprint 2-year results of CoreValve implantation through the subclavian access: a propensity-matched comparison with the femoral access
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:502-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Safety, feasibility, and six-month outcomes of a systematic strategy of direct coronary stenting by a transradial approach in patients with single-vessel disease
    Giovanni Amoroso
    Cardio Thoracic Department, University of Pisa, Italy
    Ital Heart J 5:22-8. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Impact of early abciximab administration on infarct size in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    A Sonia Petronio
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 155:230-5. 2012

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Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Abciximab improves 6-month clinical outcome after rescue coronary angioplasty
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Ospedale Cisanello, Pisa, Italy
    Am Heart J 143:334-41. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate such effects...
  2. doi request reprint A prospective randomized trial of thrombectomy versus no thrombectomy in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and thrombus-rich lesions: MUSTELA (MUltidevice Thrombectomy in Acute ST-Segment ELevation Acute Myocardial Infarction) trial
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 5:1223-30. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether thrombectomy during primary percutaneous coronary intervention (pPCI) in patients with high thrombus burden improves myocardial reperfusion and reduces infarct size...
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of patients with poly-vascular disease: priorities for revascularization procedures
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 10:731-3. 2012
    ..Percutaneous revascularization of the different arterial districts, when feasible, appears promising because of the lower operative morbidity and mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Safety of a conservative strategy of permanent pacemaker implantation after transcatheter aortic CoreValve implantation
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Am Heart J 163:492-9. 2012
    ..Our aim was to assess the 1-year outcome of a conservative approach to pacing and to identify its predictors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Emergency coronary artery bypass grafting in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated with glycoprotein IIb/IIIa receptor inhibitors
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiology Unit, Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 123:229-33. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the transradial approach to reduce bleedings in patients undergoing urgent coronary angioplasty with GPIIb/IIIa inhibitors for acute coronary syndromes
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Cardiology Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:408-15. 2009
    ..To analyze the effectiveness of the transradial approach in reducing bleeding rates following urgent percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in patients with acute coronary syndromes treated with glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors (GPIs)...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of treatment choice on the outcome of patients proposed for transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory, Cardiothoracic Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    EuroIntervention 6:568-74. 2010
    ..We compared the clinical outcome of patients referred for TAVI and subsequently treated with TAVI, surgical aortic valve replacement (SAVR), balloon aortic valvuloplasty (BAV), or medical management (MM)...
  8. doi request reprint 2-year results of CoreValve implantation through the subclavian access: a propensity-matched comparison with the femoral access
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:502-7. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to assess the procedural and 2-year results of the subclavian approach for transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) compared with those of the femoral approach by using propensity-matched analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Safety, feasibility, and six-month outcomes of a systematic strategy of direct coronary stenting by a transradial approach in patients with single-vessel disease
    Giovanni Amoroso
    Cardio Thoracic Department, University of Pisa, Italy
    Ital Heart J 5:22-8. 2004
    ..We sought to evaluate the safety, feasibility, and long-term outcomes of a systematic strategy of coronary stenting without predilation (direct stenting) via a transradial approach for single-vessel procedures...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of early abciximab administration on infarct size in patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    A Sonia Petronio
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 155:230-5. 2012
    ..We aimed to verify whether early administration leads to reduced infarct size (IS), assessed by delayed-enhancement magnetic resonance imaging (DE-MRI)...
  11. doi request reprint The incremental value of valvuloarterial impedance in evaluating the results of transcatheter aortic valve implantation in symptomatic aortic stenosis
    Cristina Giannini
    Cardiac Thoracic and Vascular Department, University of Pisa, Via Paradisa 2, Pisa, Italy
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 25:444-53. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the acute improvement of left ventricular performance in patients with symptomatic aortic stenosis after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) using Z(va)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Subclavian TAVI: more than an alternative access route
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    EuroIntervention 9:S33-7. 2013
    ..The choice of vascular access should be taken by the Heart Team and should remain patient-centred rather than operator-preference driven. ..
  13. doi request reprint Dysfunction of a 21-mm aortic bioprosthesis treated with percutaneous implantation of a CoreValve prosthesis
    Cristina Giannini
    Cardiology Unit, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:541-4. 2013
    ..We describe for the first time a valve-in-valve procedure with a CoreValve prosthesis for the treatment of a severely stenotic degenerated aortic bioprosthesis...
  14. doi request reprint Acute improvement in arterial-ventricular coupling after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (CoreValve) in patients with symptomatic aortic stenosis
    Vitantonio Di Bello
    Cardiac Imaging Laboratory, Cardiac Thoracic and Vascular Department, University of Pisa, Via Paradisa 2 Cisanello, Pisa, Italy
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:79-87. 2012
    ..Further follow-up investigations are needed to evaluate these results in a more prolonged time observation...
  15. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of the subclavian approach for transcatheter aortic valve implantation with the CoreValve revalving system
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiothoracic Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 3:359-66. 2010
    ..The standard retrograde approach through the femoral artery is contraindicated in case of unfavorable iliofemoral anatomy or extensive disease. In these patients, a trans-subclavian approach may be feasible...
  16. ncbi request reprint Role of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in rescue percutaneous coronary interventions
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardio Thoracic Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Ital Heart J 5:114-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, in case of thrombolysis failure, patients should be referred to tertiary hospitals where rescue PCI can be performed with expertise...
  17. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of sirolimus and paclitaxel drug-eluting stents for long lesions in the left anterior descending artery: an intravascular ultrasound study
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiology Unit, Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:539-46. 2007
    ..The goal of this work was to verify whether the superiority of the sirolimus-eluting stent (SES) in inhibiting neointimal hyperplasia could be demonstrated in complex coronary lesions...
  18. doi request reprint Mechanisms and prediction of aortic regurgitation after TAVI
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiac Thoracic and Vascular Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    EuroIntervention 8:Q18-20. 2012
    ..Procedural predictors: prosthesis-size-annulus mismatch, valve depth deployment and the acquired experience of the centre. An effort has to be made to optimise valve sizing and deployment...
  19. doi request reprint Left ventricular reverse remodeling in percutaneous and surgical aortic bioprostheses: an echocardiographic study
    Cristina Giannini
    Cardiac Thoracic and Vascular Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 24:28-36. 2011
    ..The main objective of this study was the comparison of LV hemodynamic and structural modifications (reverse remodeling) between percutaneous and surgical approaches in the treatment of severe aortic stenosis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin does not inhibit intimal hyperplasia and restenosis but promotes plaque regression in normocholesterolemic patients undergoing coronary stenting: a randomized study with intravascular ultrasound
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Cardiothoracic Department, Pisa, Italy
    Am Heart J 149:520-6. 2005
    ..Both experimental and clinical studies suggest that statins may be able to inhibit intimal hyperplasia and, therefore, in-stent restenosis (ISR), by mechanisms beyond lipid lowering...
  21. ncbi request reprint Distal embolization during angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction: is pharmacological protection enough?
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardio Thoracic Department, University of Pisa, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 94:680-1. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular remodeling after primary coronary angioplasty in patients treated with abciximab or intracoronary adenosine
    Anna S Petronio
    Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Am Heart J 150:1015. 2005
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the impact of abciximab and adenosine on immediate angiographic results and on 6-month left ventricular remodeling...
  23. doi request reprint Adjunctive use of the Rinspiration system for fluidic thrombectomy during primary angioplasty: the Rinspiration international registry
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 72:196-203. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the safety and efficacy of an innovative thrombectomy device, the Rinspiration System, which simultaneously "rinses" the vessel with turbulent flow and aspirates thrombus...
  24. doi request reprint Left main compression by an aortic root abscess
    Leonardo Misuraca
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, University Hospital of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:207-8. 2012
    ..Coronary angiography and aortography showed an aortic root abscess, causing left main coronary artery compression. This life-threatening complication of aortic valve endocarditis is rare and requires immediate surgical correction...
  25. ncbi request reprint Mechanical prevention of distal embolization during primary angioplasty: safety, feasibility, and impact on myocardial reperfusion
    Ugo Limbruno
    Cardiac and Thoracic Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Circulation 108:171-6. 2003
    ..We tested the safety, feasibility, and efficacy of the FilterWire-Ex (FW), a distal embolic protection device, as an adjunct to primary PCI...
  26. doi request reprint OCT-guided stenting of a spontaneous coronary artery dissection
    Leonardo Misuraca
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 13:301-3. 2012
    ..Optical coherence tomography high-resolution images of the coronary lumen, allowed us to confirm diagnosis of spontaneous coronary artery dissection, guide treatment, and verify the results of our intervention...
  27. ncbi request reprint P-wave signal-averaged electrocardiogram predicts atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Paolo Caravelli
    Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Italy
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 7:198-203. 2002
    ..AF is one of the most common complications after CABG. The aim of the study was to identify the risk factors for postoperative AF...
  28. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous ulnar artery approach for primary coronary angioplasty: safety and feasibility
    Ugo Limbruno
    Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 61:56-9. 2004
    ..In conclusion, transulnar access may represent an additional option in patients undergoing primary angioplasty when the radial artery access site is not available...
  29. doi request reprint Antegrade percutaneous valve implantation for mitral ring dysfunction, a challenging case
    Anna Petronio
    University of Pisa, Cardiothoracic and Vascular, Pisa, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 80:700-3. 2012
    ..We report a percutaneous mitral valve (MV) implantation using a transatrial approach within a MV ring using the Edwars Sapien XT valve...
  30. doi request reprint Usefulness of intravascular ultrasound in a case of angiographically unapparent myocardial bridging
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:406-8. 2009
    ..At 6-month follow-up, the patient is asymptomatic and has no inducible ischemia.In conclusion, this case shows how intravascular ultrasound can be useful in patients with an unclear angiographic diagnosis for a better patient management...
  31. ncbi request reprint Design of the Rosuvastatin Pretreatment to Reduce Embolization during Carotid Artery Stenting trial
    Marco De Carlo
    aCardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Pisana bInterventional Cardiology, A O Fatebenefratelli, Milan cCliniche Humanitas Gavazzeni, Bergamo dCardioangiology Unit, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Pisana, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 15:595-600. 2014
    ..Statin use has been demonstrated to reduce atherosclerotic plaque burden, but its effect in reducing distal embolization during carotid stenting has not yet been well validated...
  32. doi request reprint Integrated reverse left and right ventricular remodelling after MitraClip implantation in functional mitral regurgitation: an echocardiographic study
    Cristina Giannini
    Cardiac Thoracic and Vascular Department, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 15:95-103. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the changes of left and right ventricular (RV) dimensions and function after MitraClip implantation in high-risk surgical patients with severe functional mitral regurgitation (MR)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Serial Doppler echocardiographic evaluation of small-sized sorin bicarbon prostheses
    Marco De Carlo
    Cardiothoracic Department, University of Pisa Medical School, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:337-43. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to provide a detailed echocardiographic evaluation of the hemodynamic performance and regression of left ventricular hypertrophy after aortic valve replacement with the Sorin Bicarbon prosthesis...
  34. doi request reprint [Eluting stents implantation in patient with situs viscerum inversus]
    Leonardo Misuraca
    Laboratorio di Emodinamica, Dipartimento Cardiotoracico e Vascolare, Ospedale Cisanello, Pisa
    Recenti Prog Med 103:100-2. 2012
    ..Percutaneous coronary intervention was performed using standard diagnostic and guide catheters, requiring opposite manipulation and inverted angiographic projections...
  35. doi request reprint [Does percutaneous coronary intervention in women provide the same results as in men?]
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Ospedale Cisanello, Pisa
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 13:414-8. 2012
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Incidence and predictors of early and late mortality after transcatheter aortic valve implantation in 663 patients with severe aortic stenosis
    Corrado Tamburino
    Cardiology Department, Ferrarotto Hospital, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Circulation 123:299-308. 2011
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Appraising the impact of left ventricular ejection fraction on outcomes of percutaneous drug-eluting stenting for unprotected left main disease: insights from a multicenter registry of 975 patients
    Giuseppe Biondi-Zoccai
    Divisione di Cardiologia, Universita di Torino, San Giovanni Battista Molinette Hospital, Corso Bramante 88 90, 10126, Turin, Italy
    Clin Res Cardiol 100:403-11. 2011
    ..We thus appraised the prognostic role of left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) in patients undergoing PCI for ULM with drug-eluting stents (DES)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery anomalies and their clinical relevance
    Leonardo Misuraca
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cardio Thoracic and Vascular Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 76:66-71. 2011
    ..The last section describes these therapeutical options of this congenital disorders...
  39. ncbi request reprint Intravascular hemolysis in patients with new-generation prosthetic heart valves: a prospective study
    Gianclaudio Mecozzi
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Cardio Thoracic Department, University of Pisa Medical School, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 123:550-6. 2002
    ..A prospective clinical study was designed to assess the frequency and severity of intravascular hemolysis in patients with new-generation, normally functioning prosthetic heart valves...
  40. ncbi request reprint Recurrent episodes of very late stent thrombosis in a patient with aspirin hypersensitivity, stent fracture and malapposition
    Andrea Barison
    Fondazione G Monasterio CNR Regione Toscana, Pisa, Italy
    Acute Card Care 13:52-4. 2011
    ..The patient underwent successful oral aspirin desensitization, with a complete in vitro inhibition of platelet function, and was discharged on aspirin, clopidogrel and warfarin, without experiencing other events at 6-month follow-up...
  41. ncbi request reprint Primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction in a patient with a solitary coronary ostium and a "superdominant" right coronary artery
    Giovanni Amoroso
    Int J Cardiol 99:473-6. 2005
    ..We also discuss two potential pitfalls of primary angioplasty: correct interpretation of coronary anatomy and approach to challenging lesions...
  42. ncbi request reprint Distal embolization during primary angioplasty: histopathologic features and predictability
    Ugo Limbruno
    Cardiovascular Department, Livorno Hospital, ASL6, Livorno, Italy
    Am Heart J 150:102-8. 2005
    ..We evaluated the prevalence and features of embolization during primary PCI and its relationship with clinical and angiographic variables...
  43. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of acute myocardial infarction due to subocclusive thrombosis over a small atherosclerotic plaque with the "Rinspiration" device, a novel thrombectomy catheter
    Marco De Carlo
    Int J Cardiol 115:95-6. 2007
  44. pmc Drug eluting and bare metal stents in people with and without diabetes: collaborative network meta-analysis
    Christoph Stettler
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    BMJ 337:a1331. 2008
    ..To compare the effectiveness and safety of three types of stents (sirolimus eluting, paclitaxel eluting, and bare metal) in people with and without diabetes mellitus...
  45. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of a spontaneous coronary dissection causing acute myocardial infarction with stenting of the proximal edge of the dissection: a case documented with intravascular ultrasound
    Anna Sonia Petronio
    Int J Cardiol 128:e74-6. 2008