Pier Paolo Bassareo

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Daily assessment of arterial distensibility in a pediatric population before and after smoking cessation
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Unit of Cardiology and Angiology, Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 69:219-24. 2014
  2. pmc QRS Complex Enlargement as a Predictor of Ventricular Arrhythmias in Patients Affected by Surgically Treated Tetralogy of Fallot: A Comprehensive Literature Review and Historical Overview
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, S S 554, bivio di Sestu, Monserrato, 09042 Cagliari, Italy
    ISRN Cardiol 2013:782508. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical metabolomics and hematic ADMA predict the future onset of cardiorenal syndrome in young grown-up subjects who were born preterm
    P P Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy Electronic address
    Clin Biochem 47:423-6. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Advanced intrauterine growth restriction is associated with reduced excretion of asymmetric dimethylarginine
    P P Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 90:173-6. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Metabolomic approach to foetal and neonatal heart
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:19-21. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Could ADMA levels in young adults born preterm predict an early endothelial dysfunction?
    P P Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 159:217-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Adolescent acromegaly and decreased arterial distensibility despite successful treatment
    Pier P Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:79-85. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Antiplatelet therapy in children: why so different from adults'?
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:3019-33. 2012
  9. pmc About the need to use specific population references in estimating paediatric hypertension: Sardinian blood pressure standards (age 11-14 years)
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 38:1. 2012
  10. doi request reprint An old drug for use in the prevention of sudden infant unexpected death due to vagal hypertonia
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, S S 554, bivio di Sestu 09042 Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 170:1569-75. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Daily assessment of arterial distensibility in a pediatric population before and after smoking cessation
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Unit of Cardiology and Angiology, Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 69:219-24. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc QRS Complex Enlargement as a Predictor of Ventricular Arrhythmias in Patients Affected by Surgically Treated Tetralogy of Fallot: A Comprehensive Literature Review and Historical Overview
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, S S 554, bivio di Sestu, Monserrato, 09042 Cagliari, Italy
    ISRN Cardiol 2013:782508. 2013
    ..The aim of this research was to undertake a review of all studies conducted to assess the impact of QRS duration on the development of life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias in repaired TOF subjects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical metabolomics and hematic ADMA predict the future onset of cardiorenal syndrome in young grown-up subjects who were born preterm
    P P Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy Electronic address
    Clin Biochem 47:423-6. 2014
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Advanced intrauterine growth restriction is associated with reduced excretion of asymmetric dimethylarginine
    P P Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy Electronic address
    Early Hum Dev 90:173-6. 2014
    ..The ADMA/symmetric dimethylarginine (SDMA) ratio is a marker of ADMA catabolism, with a high ADMA/SDMA ratio being suggestive of reduced ADMA excretion...
  5. doi request reprint Metabolomic approach to foetal and neonatal heart
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:19-21. 2012
    ..An outlook of the requirements for future researches has been also discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Could ADMA levels in young adults born preterm predict an early endothelial dysfunction?
    P P Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 159:217-9. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Adolescent acromegaly and decreased arterial distensibility despite successful treatment
    Pier P Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:79-85. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to determine arterial compliance in adolescent patients with acromegaly who had undergone surgery to remove the adenoma in the pituitary gland. This is thought to be the first study on such patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Antiplatelet therapy in children: why so different from adults'?
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:3019-33. 2012
    ..In brief, an attempt has been made to ascertain the interesting potential of these drugs which are so often neglected in children...
  9. pmc About the need to use specific population references in estimating paediatric hypertension: Sardinian blood pressure standards (age 11-14 years)
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 38:1. 2012
    ..This is probably due to a not very homogeneous distribution of the subjects studied, most from Middle and Northern Italy, and the long period from the survey...
  10. doi request reprint An old drug for use in the prevention of sudden infant unexpected death due to vagal hypertonia
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, S S 554, bivio di Sestu 09042 Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 170:1569-75. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Cardiovascular phenotype in extremely low birth weight infants: long-term consequences
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:3-5. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Significant QT interval prolongation and long QT in young adult ex-preterm newborns with extremely low birth weight
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:1115-8. 2011
    ..To date, scarce information is available on the effect of extreme prematurity on cardiovascular system...
  13. doi request reprint Reduced brachial flow-mediated vasodilation in young adult ex extremely low birth weight preterm: a condition predictive of increased cardiovascular risk?
    P P Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, S S 554, bivio di Sestu, Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:121-4. 2010
    ..Sporadic data present in literature report how preterm birth and low birth weight constitute the risk factors for the development of cardiovascular diseases in later life...
  14. doi request reprint The influence of different surgical approaches on arterial rigidity in children after aortic coarctation repair
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurologic Sciences, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    Pediatr Cardiol 30:414-8. 2009
    ..Therefore, it appears to be advantageous, whenever possible, to use the end-end anastomosis approach, which appears to lessen the incidence of the most common complications after aortic arch surgery...
  15. doi request reprint Increased arterial stiffness in children with Williams syndrome and normal blood pressure
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    Blood Press Monit 15:257-61. 2010
    ..This study aimed at proving that arterial compliance, evaluated by automated recording of the QKd interval, was lower even in young normotensive patients with WS than in a control group of healthy individuals with normal BP values...
  16. ncbi request reprint Early markers of cardiovascular dysfunction in young girls affected by Cushing's syndrome before and after successful cure
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 23:627-35. 2010
    ..even after successful surgical cure, Cushing's Syndrome (CS) may induce cardiovascular (CV) diseases including hypertension, or elicit onset of CV risk factors, such as obesity...
  17. doi request reprint Increased arterial rigidity in children affected by Cushing's syndrome after successful surgical cure
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Cardiol Young 20:610-4. 2010
    ..This study aimed at demonstrating that arterial compliance, evaluated by automated recording of the QKd interval, was lower in children after a successful surgery for Cushing's syndrome than in a control group of healthy subjects...
  18. doi request reprint Evaluation of regional myocardial function by Doppler tissue imaging in univentricular heart after successful Fontan repair
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, Cagliari, Italy
    Echocardiography 27:702-8. 2010
    ..The complex geometrical distortion and asynchronous contraction of this organ prevents assessment of systolic and diastolic function by traditional echocardiographic procedures...
  19. ncbi request reprint Biomarkers of corticosteroid-induced hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in preterm babies
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Policlinico Universitario, Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 2:1460-71. 2010
    ..This investigative approach may not only provide pathophysiological information on this serious drug-induced adverse effect, but also suggest novel therapeutic approaches to be applied in controlling its harmful consequences...
  20. pmc Morgagni's diaphragmatic hernia mimicking a severe congenital heart disease in a newborn: a case report
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Division of Paediatric Cardiology, Giuseppe Brotzu Hospital, P, le Alessandro Ricchi 1, 09100 Cagliari, Italy
    J Med Case Reports 4:395. 2010
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of this kind of hernia presenting with signs and symptoms of severe cardiac malformation...
  21. pmc Cor triatriatum and lipomatous hypertrophy of the interatrial septum in the elderly: a case report
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 8:4. 2010
    ..The singular physiologic and anatomic factors underlying survival until such a late age are described. The diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical management is discussed and a short review of the literature performed...
  22. pmc Ventricular septal defect in a child with Alport syndrome: a case report
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular and Neurological Sciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 10:48. 2010
    ..An increased risk of hypertension is likewise commonly featured...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prematurity and low weight at birth as new conditions predisposing to an increased cardiovascular risk
    Giuseppe Mercuro
    University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 20:357-67. 2013
    ..The aim of this paper was to perform a comprehensive literature review about two new emerging conditions predisposing to an increased cardiovascular risk: prematurity and low weight at birth...
  24. doi request reprint The prevalence of paediatric hypertension, emphasising the need to use specific population references: the Sardinian Hypertensive Adolescents Research Programme Study
    Andrea Raffaele Marras
    Center Study for Cardiac Disease in Pediatric Age, University of Cagliari, Via Nizza 6, Cagliari, Italy
    Cardiol Young 19:233-8. 2009
    ..Even using the Italian specific charts, nonetheless, hypertension was more common in Sardinian children than would be expected from international studies, with one-tenth of the sample being hypertensive...
  25. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular giant rhabdomyoma in an infant with no tuberous sclerosis: accidental finding and complex management
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Cardiovascular, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Turk J Pediatr 52:420-2. 2010
    ..The clinical management of the baby and the difficult therapeutical choices involved both pediatricians and pediatric cardiologists...
  26. doi request reprint Supraventricular tachycardia in neonates: antiarrhythmic drug choice dilemma
    Maria Cristina Tavera
    Division of Paediatric Cardiology, G Brotzu Hospital, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 23:30-3. 2010
    ..Although many efficient drugs are available for the SVT treatment, a careful risk-benefit analysis of each single case should suggest the correct drug choice...
  27. doi request reprint Urinary NGAL and hematic ADMA levels: an early sign of cardio-renal syndrome in young adults born preterm?
    Pier Paolo Bassareo
    Department of Medical Sciences M Aresu, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 26:80-3. 2013
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Role of echocardiography on the evaluation of patent ductus arteriosus in newborns
    Maria Cristina Tavera
    Division of Paediatric Cardiology, G Brotzu Hospital, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 22:10-3. 2009
    ..In this review we confirm that echocardiography can provide a reasonable as well as accurate prediction of the development of later clinically significant PDA by a combination of variables that are easy to measure and compare...
  29. doi request reprint Renal safety of Non Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) in the pharmacologic treatment of patent ductus arteriosus
    Vassilios Fanos
    Department of Pediatrics and Clinical Medicine, Section of Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Puericulture Institute and Neonatal Section, Azienda Mista and University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:50-2. 2011
    ..This review will examine existing data in the literature on the early- and long-term nephrotoxicity associated with the two drugs and will discuss present and future directions the management and prevention of this condition...
  30. doi request reprint The relationship of longitudinal screening of blood pressure in school-aged children in Sardinia with excessive weight
    Andrea Raffaele Marras
    Center Study for Cardiac Disease in Pediatric Age, University of Cagliari, Via Nizza 6, Cagliari, Italy
    Cardiol Young 19:239-43. 2009
    ..Definition of those being overweight on the basis of a body mass index exceeding the 85th percentile, or using the references established by Rolland-Cachera, proved to be best related with both systolic and diastolic hypertension...
  31. ncbi request reprint Semiautomated analysis of carotid artery wall thickness in MRI
    Luca Saba
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria A O U, di Cagliari Polo di Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy
    J Magn Reson Imaging 39:1457-67. 2014
    ..To develop a semiautomatic method based on level set method (LSM) for carotid arterial wall thickness (CAWT) measurement...