Umberto Benedetto

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Miniaturized cardiopulmonary bypass and acute kidney injury in coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:529-35. 2009
  2. doi request reprint n-3 Polyunsaturated fatty acids for the prevention of postoperative atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1039, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:104-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Prophylactic tricuspid annuloplasty in patients with dilated tricuspid annulus undergoing mitral valve surgery
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, University of Rome Sapienza, Azienda Ospedaliera S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:632-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Dual renin-angiotensin system blockade for patients with prosthesis-patient mismatch
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1899-903; discussion 1903. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Surgical management of aortic root disease in Marfan syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Rome Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Heart 97:955-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Moderate chronic kidney disease and left ventricular hypertrophy after aortic valve replacement for aortic valve stenosis
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Via di Grottarossa 1039 Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:881-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1169-75. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Coronary artery bypass grafting versus drug-eluting stents in multivessel coronary disease. A meta-analysis on 24,268 patients
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Via di Grottarossa 1039, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 36:611-5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Does combined mitral valve surgery improve survival when compared to revascularization alone in patients with ischemic mitral regurgitation? A meta-analysis on 2479 patients
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:109-14. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Preoperative angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors protect myocardium from ischemia during coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:1098-103. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Miniaturized cardiopulmonary bypass and acute kidney injury in coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 88:529-35. 2009
    ..Miniaturized cardiopulmonary bypass (mini-CPB) systems have been developed to allow the ease of on-pump surgery but tempering the disadvantages. Whether mini-CPB reduces the incidence of AKI remains to be determined...
  2. doi request reprint n-3 Polyunsaturated fatty acids for the prevention of postoperative atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1039, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:104-9. 2013
    ..We conducted a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials to better clarify this issue...
  3. doi request reprint Prophylactic tricuspid annuloplasty in patients with dilated tricuspid annulus undergoing mitral valve surgery
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, University of Rome Sapienza, Azienda Ospedaliera S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:632-8. 2012
    ..We tested the hypothesis that concomitant tricuspid valve annuloplasty in patients with tricuspid annulus dilatation (≥40 mm) prevents tricuspid regurgitation progression after mitral valve surgery...
  4. doi request reprint Dual renin-angiotensin system blockade for patients with prosthesis-patient mismatch
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1899-903; discussion 1903. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Surgical management of aortic root disease in Marfan syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Rome Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Heart 97:955-8. 2011
    ..Surgical treatment of aortic root aneurysm in Marfan syndrome (MFS) patients...
  6. doi request reprint Moderate chronic kidney disease and left ventricular hypertrophy after aortic valve replacement for aortic valve stenosis
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Via di Grottarossa 1039 Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 139:881-6. 2010
    ..Therefore we tested the hypothesis that moderate chronic kidney disease affects left ventricular mass regression in patients undergoing isolated aortic valve replacement for aortic stenosis...
  7. doi request reprint n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Umberto Benedetto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:1169-75. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Coronary artery bypass grafting versus drug-eluting stents in multivessel coronary disease. A meta-analysis on 24,268 patients
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Via di Grottarossa 1039, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 36:611-5. 2009
    ..This meta-analysis summarizes available data from observational cohorts comparing DES-PCI versus CABG...
  9. doi request reprint Does combined mitral valve surgery improve survival when compared to revascularization alone in patients with ischemic mitral regurgitation? A meta-analysis on 2479 patients
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:109-14. 2009
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Preoperative angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors protect myocardium from ischemia during coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:1098-103. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Anterolateral papillary muscle rupture after weaning from cardiopulmonary bypass for coronary artery bypass grafting: once in a blue moon
    Umberto Benedetto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Sant Andrea, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 7:833-4. 2006
    ..We have been able to detect the initial phase of this uncommon complication just after weaning from cardiopulmonary bypass using intraoperative transesophageal echocardiographic examination...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical utility of tissue Doppler imaging in prediction of atrial fibrillation after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Umberto Benedetto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Sant Andrea, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:83-8. 2007
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present study was to investigate the correlation between preoperative left atrial dysfunction assessed by tissue Doppler and postoperative atrial fibrillation after CABG...
  13. doi request reprint Preoperative Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and acute kidney injury after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1160-5. 2008
    ..We evaluated the effect of preoperative ACE inhibitors on acute kidney injury (AKI) after CABG...
  14. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury after coronary artery bypass grafting: does rhabdomyolysis play a role?
    Umberto Benedetto
    Cardiac Surgery Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:464-70. 2010
    ..After coronary artery bypass grafting, a rapid increase in serum myoglobin concentration is generally seen, but whether it might independently increase the risk of acute kidney injury remains to be determined...
  15. doi request reprint Intraoperative continuous venovenous hemofiltration during coronary surgery
    Antonino Roscitano
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 17:462-6. 2009
    ..Independent risk factors for postoperative renal dysfunction were age >70 years, left ventricular ejection fraction <35%, and the preoperative glomerular filtration rate...
  16. doi request reprint Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin levels after use of mini-cardiopulmonary bypass system
    Fabio Capuano
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, II Faculty of Medicine, University La Sapienza, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:797-801. 2009
    ..NGAL represents an early biomarker of renal failure in patients undergoing cardiac surgery and the valuation of its concentration can aid in medical decision-making...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cardiac troponin I vs EuroSCORE: myocardial infarction and hospital mortality
    Caterina Simon
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, St Andrea Hoursospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 16:97-102. 2008
    ..At 8 hours postoperatively, cardiac troponin I led to an earlier diagnosis of perioperative myocardial infarction, while EuroSCORE was the strongest independent predictor of hospital death...
  18. ncbi request reprint Indexed effective orifice area after mechanical aortic valve replacement does not affect left ventricular mass regression in elderly
    Antonino Roscitano
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, St Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, Rome 00181, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 29:139-43. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was therefore to determine whether patient-prosthesis mismatch affects left ventricular mass regression in the elderly...
  19. ncbi request reprint Relationship between prosthesis-patient mismatch and pro-brain natriuretic peptides after aortic valve replacement
    Giovanni Melina
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Policlinico S Andrea, Rome, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 19:171-6. 2010
    ..The presence of a valve prosthesis-patient mismatch (PPM) may affect the beneficial effects of AVR, however. The study aim was to investigate the relationship between PPM and NT-pro-BNP plasma levels late after AVR...
  20. ncbi request reprint Off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass: does number of grafts performed represent a selection bias in comparative studies? Results from a matched cohort comparison
    Antonino Roscitano
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, St Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:740-4. 2005
    ..We eliminated the selection bias correlated with the number of grafts per patient by comparing the short-term outcomes of patients undergoing OPCAB and standard coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) matched for number of grafts...
  21. doi request reprint Complexity of coronary artery disease affects outcome of patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting with impaired left ventricular function
    Giovanni Melina
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Sant Andrea, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 146:656-61. 2013
    ..To determine whether the SYNTAX score can predict the outcomes of patients with left ventricular dysfunction undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting...
  22. doi request reprint β-Blockers improve survival of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Emiliano Angeloni
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sapienza, University of Rome, Policlinico Sant Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:525-31. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the effect of β-blocker administration in patients with COPD undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting...
  23. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome affects midterm outcome after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Emiliano Angeloni
    Cardiac Surgery Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:537-44. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the effect of MetS on mortality and morbidity late after coronary artery bypass grafting...
  24. doi request reprint Perioperative administration of enoximone and renal function after cardiac surgery: a propensity-matched analysis
    Emiliano Angeloni
    Sapienza, University of Rome, Policlinico Sant Andrea, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Rome, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 167:1961-6. 2013
    ..Aim of the present study is to evaluate the impact of enoximone on postoperative renal function after on-pump cardiac surgery...
  25. doi request reprint Unilateral versus bilateral antegrade cerebral protection during circulatory arrest in aortic surgery: a meta-analysis of 5100 patients
    Emiliano Angeloni
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Sapienza, Universita di Roma, Policlinico Sant Andrea, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:60-7. 2014
    ..Our objective was to determine whether the use of unilateral (u-ACP) or bilateral antegrade cerebral perfusion (b-ACP) results in different mortality and neurologic outcomes after complex aortic surgery...
  26. doi request reprint Impact of prosthesis-patient mismatch on tricuspid valve regurgitation and pulmonary hypertension following mitral valve replacement
    Emiliano Angeloni
    Sapienza, University of Rome, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Sant Andrea, Roma, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:4150-4. 2013
    ..Aim of the present study is to evaluate the impact of mitral prosthesis-patient mismatch (PPM) on late tricuspid valve regurgitation and pulmonary hypertension (PH)...
  27. doi request reprint Impact of prosthesis-patient mismatch on the regression of secondary mitral regurgitation after isolated aortic valve replacement with a bioprosthetic valve in patients with severe aortic stenosis
    Emiliano Angeloni
    Academic Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
    Circ Cardiovasc Imaging 5:36-42. 2012
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for Swan-Ganz induced intraoperative hemorrhage
    Roberto Bianchini
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale S Andrea, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:2213-4. 2007
    ..It is hoped that this information can provide further insight into the management of such a complication...
  29. doi request reprint Lack of protective role of HDL-C in patients with coronary artery disease undergoing elective coronary artery bypass grafting
    Emiliano Angeloni
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Rome Sapienza, Ospedale Sant Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Eur Heart J 34:3557-62. 2013
    ..In the present study, we hypothesize that HDL-C may lose their protective role in the secondary prevention of coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  30. doi request reprint Preoperative creatinine clearance as a predictor of short-term outcomes after cardiac surgery: a cohort study for the comparison between the Cockroft-Gault and modification of diet in renal disease formulae
    Remo Luciani
    Department of Nephrology, G Rummo Hospital, Benevento, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:271-5. 2010
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Evaluation of systolic properties in hypertensive patients with different degrees of diastolic dysfunction and normal ejection fraction
    Sebastiano Sciarretta
    Cardiology Department, II School of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, S Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 22:437-43. 2009
    ..We performed a multiparametric echocardiographic assessment of LV systolic properties in patients without cardiovascular diseases, with preserved EF and different degrees of DD...
  32. doi request reprint Meta-analysis: the placebo rate of abdominal pain remission in clinical trials of chronic pancreatitis
    Gabriele Capurso
    Digestive and Liver Disease Unit, S Andrea Hospital, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Pancreas 41:1125-31. 2012
    ..Knowledge of the response to placebo in this setting may aid the design of future trials. We aimed at investigating the placebo effect on abdominal pain remission rates in patients with CP...