Amedeo Anselmi

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of the Medtronic Mosaic porcine bioprosthesis in the aortic position
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Pontchaillou University Hospital, Rennes, France Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1884-91. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Asymptomatic carotid artery disease in valvular heart surgery: impact of systematic screening on surgical strategy and neurological outcome
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Angiology 63:171-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Case series of resection of pelvic leiomyoma extending into the right heart: surgical safeguards and clinical follow-up
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:583-6. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Postoperative inflammatory reaction and atrial fibrillation: simple correlation or causation?
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:326-33. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Different clinical pictures of penetrating ulcer of the aorta, an underrated aortic disease
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:815-9. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Logistic EuroSCORE I risk analysis in aortic valve reoperations after bioprosthetic replacement
    Vito Giovanni Ruggieri
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Pontchaillou University Hospital, Rennes, France
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:301-8. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Repeat valvular operations: bench optimization of conventional surgery
    Nicola Luciani
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1279-83. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin increases neutrophil apoptosis and reduces inflammatory reaction after coronary surgery
    Massimo Chello
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Interdisciplinary Center for Biomedical Research, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1374-80. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival and quality of life of patients with prolonged postoperative intensive care unit stay: unmasking an apparent success
    Mario Gaudino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:465-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Pseudoaneurysm after patch-free carotid bifurcation endarterectomy: a case report
    Carlo Maria De Filippo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Centro di Ricerca e Formazione ad Alta Tecnologia nelle Scienze Biomediche, Catholic University, Campobasso, Italy
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 41:448-51. 2007

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of the Medtronic Mosaic porcine bioprosthesis in the aortic position
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Pontchaillou University Hospital, Rennes, France Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1884-91. 2014
    ..We addressed the long-term results of the Medtronic Mosaic porcine prosthesis in the aortic position...
  2. doi request reprint Asymptomatic carotid artery disease in valvular heart surgery: impact of systematic screening on surgical strategy and neurological outcome
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Angiology 63:171-7. 2012
    ..The prevalence of asymptomatic carotid stenosis is not negligible in patients undergoing isolated valvular surgery. Combined valvular and carotid surgery is safe and reduces the incidence of CEA and stroke/TIA during follow-up...
  3. doi request reprint Case series of resection of pelvic leiomyoma extending into the right heart: surgical safeguards and clinical follow-up
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:583-6. 2010
    ..To analyze the clinical features, surgical management and oncologic results of a series of six patients undergoing seven operations for resection of uterine leiomyoma extending into the right cardiac chambers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Postoperative inflammatory reaction and atrial fibrillation: simple correlation or causation?
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:326-33. 2009
    ..The modulation of post-cardiopulmonary bypass systemic inflammation will probably represent a major therapeutic goal in the prevention of postoperative atrial fibrillation. Statins seem to be the most promising pharmacological strategy...
  5. doi request reprint Different clinical pictures of penetrating ulcer of the aorta, an underrated aortic disease
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:815-9. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Logistic EuroSCORE I risk analysis in aortic valve reoperations after bioprosthetic replacement
    Vito Giovanni Ruggieri
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Pontchaillou University Hospital, Rennes, France
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:301-8. 2013
    ..The performance of the EuroSCORE in predicting operative mortality was addressed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Repeat valvular operations: bench optimization of conventional surgery
    Nicola Luciani
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 81:1279-83. 2006
    ..Repeat heart valve operations have become a quite common procedure. We reviewed our experience with reoperative valvular surgery during a 6-year period to assess the risk factors affecting in-hospital mortality and medium-term survival...
  8. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin increases neutrophil apoptosis and reduces inflammatory reaction after coronary surgery
    Massimo Chello
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Interdisciplinary Center for Biomedical Research, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1374-80. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis of whether pretreatment with simvastatin increases the apoptotic rate of neutrophils and hence reduces the entity of inflammatory reaction...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival and quality of life of patients with prolonged postoperative intensive care unit stay: unmasking an apparent success
    Mario Gaudino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:465-9. 2007
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the long-term survival and quality of life of patients who faced a prolonged (>10 days) postoperative stay in the intensive care unit and were discharged from the hospital...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pseudoaneurysm after patch-free carotid bifurcation endarterectomy: a case report
    Carlo Maria De Filippo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Centro di Ricerca e Formazione ad Alta Tecnologia nelle Scienze Biomediche, Catholic University, Campobasso, Italy
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 41:448-51. 2007
    ..On the basis of this experience and of pertinent literature, the options for the management of such rare entities are discussed...
  11. doi request reprint Aortic expansion rate in patients with dilated post-stenotic ascending aorta submitted only to aortic valve replacement long-term follow-up
    Mario Gaudino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:581-4. 2011
    ..This study was conceived to describe the evolution of aortic dimensions in patients with moderate post-stenotic ascending aorta dilation (50 to 59 mm) submitted to aortic valve replacement (AVR) alone...
  12. doi request reprint Results of reoperation on the aortic root and the ascending aorta
    Nicola Luciani
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:898-903. 2011
    ..The scarce comparability of the published series and the heterogeneity of clinical pictures contribute to the challenges of this subgroup...
  13. doi request reprint Diagnostic and surgical issues in emergency presentation of a pelvic leiomyoma in the right heart
    Nicola Luciani
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1589-92. 2009
    ..The preferred treatment strategy is an elective combined thoracic and abdominal resection...
  14. doi request reprint Assessment of the position of retrograde cardioplegia catheter: comparison of hemodynamic versus manual evaluation in a prospective randomized trial
    Mario Gaudino
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Card Surg 23:638-41. 2008
    ..To evaluate a hemodynamic method for the assessment of the position of the retrograde cardioplegia catheter (RCC) versus conventional Manual Assessment...
  15. ncbi request reprint Myocardial apoptosis predicts postoperative course after aortic valve replacement in patients with severe left ventricular hypertrophy
    Mario Gaudino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 16:344-8. 2007
    ..The study aim was to evaluate the impact of cardiomyocyte apoptosis on the postoperative course after aortic valve replacement (AVR) for severe aortic stenosis...
  16. doi request reprint Is early tracheostomy a risk factor for mediastinitis after median sternotomy?
    Mario Gaudino
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Card Surg 24:632-6. 2009
    ..We conclude that in this study there is no demonstrable link between early tracheostomy after sternotomy and mediastinitis. Early tracheostomy should not be denied due to concerns of increasing the risk of mediastinitis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography image processing to detect the real mechanism of bioprosthesis failure: implication for valve-in-valve implantation
    Vito Giovanni Ruggieri
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Pontchaillou University Hospital, Rennes, France
    J Heart Valve Dis 22:236-8. 2013
    ..The present case underlines the need for dedicated imaging to accurately understand the mechanism of valve failure, and the feasibility of a valve-in-valve procedure...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prospective randomized comparison of coronary bypass grafting with minimal extracorporeal circulation system (MECC) versus off-pump coronary surgery
    Valerio Mazzei
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Papardo, Messina, Italy
    Circulation 116:1761-7. 2007
    ..We aimed to evaluate the clinical results and biocompatibility of the minimal extracorporeal circulation system (MECC) compared with off-pump coronary revascularization (OPCABG)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Harmonic scalpel reduces bleeding and postoperative complications in redo cardiac surgery
    Nicola Luciani
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:934-8. 2005
    ..The harmonic scalpel has been reported to achieve optimal tissue dissection with little blood loss. The present retrospective work was performed to evaluate the safety and usefulness of this device in redo cardiac surgery...
  20. doi request reprint Extracorporeal circulation by peripheral cannulation before redo sternotomy: indications and results
    Nicola Luciani
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:572-7. 2008
    ..Cardiac reoperations are challenging and time-consuming, and have a high risk for reentry injuries. We discuss the indications, advantages, and technologic features of cardiopulmonary bypass by peripheral cannulation before resternotomy...
  21. pmc Association of transaortic approach and transoesophageal echocardiography as the primary imaging technique for improved results in transcatheter valve implantation
    Jean Philippe Verhoye
    Division of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Pontchaillou University Hospital, Rennes, France
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 15:756-8. 2012
    ..We hypothesize that its coupling with transoesophageal echocardiographic guidance may further reduce procedure-related morbidity...
  22. doi request reprint Femoral cannulation with long arterial cannula in aortic dissection
    Nicola Luciani
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:e45-7. 2012
    ..Proximal perfusion can achieved rapidly and through an easily accessible site...
  23. ncbi request reprint Topical cooling for myocardial protection: the results of a prospective randomized study of the "shallow technique"
    Mauro Cassese
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, S Anna Hospital, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Card Surg 21:357-62. 2006
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Polydioxanone sternal sutures for prevention of sternal dehiscence
    Nicola Luciani
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Card Surg 21:580-4. 2006
    ..We tested the efficacy of polydioxanone (PDS) suture in sternal closure and in prevention of complications in comparison to steel wires in high-risk individuals...
  25. ncbi request reprint Patients with in-stent restenosis have an increased risk of mid-term venous graft failure
    Mario Gaudino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:802-4. 2006
    ..This study was designed to evaluate if patients in whom in-stent restenosis developed had an higher risk of early venous graft failure compared with normal patients...
  26. doi request reprint Early diffuse coronary artery spasm after heart valve surgery in the carcinoid syndrome
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Pontchaillou University Hospital, Rennes, France
    J Card Surg 28:402-3. 2013
    ..Coronary spasm has been described in the context of carcinoid heart disease, but few information are available over perioperative coronary spasm...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of less invasive method for saphenous vein harvest in patients with type II diabetes
    Giuseppe Nasso
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Centro di Ricerca e Formazione ad Alta Tecnologia nelle Scienze Biomediche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Loc Tappino, Campobasso, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:511-6. 2007
    ..Diabetes mellitus is an established risk factor for leg wound healing complications after great saphenous vein harvest. Leg healing complications occur in 1-25% of coronary artery bypass graft patients, and are often underestimated...
  28. doi request reprint Randomized trial of HTK versus warm blood cardioplegia for right ventricular protection in mitral surgery
    Mario Gaudino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Scand Cardiovasc J 47:359-67. 2013
    ..To clarify the reliability of the one-shot histidine-tryptophane-ketoglutarate (HTK) cardioplegia for right ventricular (RV) myocardial protection during mitral surgery, in patients with or without pre-operative RV dysfunction...
  29. ncbi request reprint Neovascularization of left atrial myxoma
    Nicola Luciani
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:642. 2005
  30. doi request reprint Role of apoptosis in pressure-overload cardiomyopathy
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:227-32. 2008
    ..This review discusses the available experimental and clinical evidence with respect to the role played by myocardial apoptosis in pressure-overload cardiomyopathy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Correction of discrete subaortic stenosis with abnormal chordae tendineae
    Valerio Mazzei
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Papardo, Messina, Italy
    J Card Surg 21:271-3. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Mid-term results of elective repair of extensive thoracic aortic pathology by the Evita Open Plus hybrid endoprosthesis only
    Jean Philippe Verhoye
    Department of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Pontchaillou University Hospital, Rennes, France
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 45:812-7. 2014
    ..To describe the early and mid-term clinical and instrumental results of the frozen elephant trunk (FET) procedure using the recent Evita Open Plus hybrid endoprosthesis for elective one-stage treatment of extensive thoracic aortic disease...
  33. doi request reprint Constrictive pericarditis after cardiac surgery
    Mario Gaudino
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:731-6. 2013
    ..The present paper aims at critically revising the available literature on the topic, emphasizing the need to keep a high level of suspicion for all surgeons and physicians involved in the long-term care of cardiac surgery patients...
  34. pmc Giant coronary sinus aneurysm secondary to right coronary arteriovenous fistula leading to pseudo-mitral stenosis
    Mario Gaudino
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Arch Med Sci 7:533-5. 2011
    ..Severe compression of the left atrium ensued. This led to a clinical and instrumental picture similar to that observed in severe mitral stenosis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin reduces CD40 expression in an experimental model of early arterialization of saphenous vein graft
    Massimo Chello
    Department of Cardiovascular Research, Interdisciplinary Center for Biomedical Research CIR, University Campus BioMedico of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Surg Res 136:302-8. 2006
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Late haemodynamic and functional consequences of radial artery removal on the forearm circulation
    Mario Gaudino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 129:255-8. 2008
    ..We aimed at evaluating the late haemodynamic and functional consequences on the forearm circulation of radial artery removal for coronary artery bypass grafting...
  37. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary
    Nicola Luciani
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Catholic University, Largo A Gemelli 8, Rome 00168, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1734. 2007
  38. ncbi request reprint Myocardial ischemia, stunning, inflammation, and apoptosis during cardiac surgery: a review of evidence
    Amedeo Anselmi
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Campus Biomedico University, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 25:304-11. 2004
    ..This review will provide an overview of the major studies about the link between ischemia, myocardial inflammation and apoptosis during and after CS, with particular regard to the markers and methods for apoptosis detection...