T Bombardini

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of left ventricular contractility by pacemaker stress echocardiography
    Tonino Bombardini
    CNR, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Via Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:173-81. 2005
  2. pmc Recruitment of aged donor heart with pharmacological stress echo. A case report
    Giorgio Arpesella
    Department of Surgery and Transplants, Univeresity of Bologna, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:3. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Negative stress echo: further prognostic stratification with assessment of pressure-volume relation
    T Bombardini
    CNR, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Via Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 126:258-67. 2008
  4. pmc Post-exercise contractility, diastolic function, and pressure: operator-independent sensor-based intelligent monitoring for heart failure telemedicine
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography Lab, Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 7:21. 2009
  5. pmc Arterial pressure changes monitoring with a new precordial noninvasive sensor
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography Lab, Fondazione Gabriele Monasterio, Italian National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 6:41. 2008
  6. pmc Diastolic time - frequency relation in the stress echo lab: filling timing and flow at different heart rates
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography, Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 6:15. 2008
  7. pmc Myocardial contractility in the echo lab: molecular, cellular and pathophysiological basis
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography, Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 3:27. 2005
  8. pmc Cardiac reflections and natural vibrations: force-frequency relation recording system in the stress echo lab
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography Echo Lab, IFC, CNR, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 5:42. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Force-frequency relationship in the echocardiography laboratory: a noninvasive assessment of Bowditch treppe?
    Tonino Bombardini
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, Via Moruzzi I, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:646-55. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic value of left-ventricular and peripheral vascular performance in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Tonino Bombardini
    Consiglio Nazionale Ricerche CNR, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Pisa, Italy
    J Nucl Cardiol 15:353-62. 2008

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive assessment of left ventricular contractility by pacemaker stress echocardiography
    Tonino Bombardini
    CNR, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Via Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:173-81. 2005
    ..An increased heart rate progressively increases the force of ventricular contraction (Bowditch treppe or staircase phenomenon)...
  2. pmc Recruitment of aged donor heart with pharmacological stress echo. A case report
    Giorgio Arpesella
    Department of Surgery and Transplants, Univeresity of Bologna, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:3. 2006
    ..A simpler way to screen aged potential donor hearts for initial cardiomyopathy and functionally significant coronary artery disease should be stress echocardiography...
  3. ncbi request reprint Negative stress echo: further prognostic stratification with assessment of pressure-volume relation
    T Bombardini
    CNR, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Via Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 126:258-67. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Post-exercise contractility, diastolic function, and pressure: operator-independent sensor-based intelligent monitoring for heart failure telemedicine
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography Lab, Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 7:21. 2009
    ..Recently, a cutaneous force-frequency relation recording system has been validated based on heart sound amplitude and timing variations at increasing heart rates...
  5. pmc Arterial pressure changes monitoring with a new precordial noninvasive sensor
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography Lab, Fondazione Gabriele Monasterio, Italian National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 6:41. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between second heart sound amplitude variations at increasing heart rates and hemodynamic changes...
  6. pmc Diastolic time - frequency relation in the stress echo lab: filling timing and flow at different heart rates
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography, Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 6:15. 2008
    ..A cutaneous force-frequency relation recording system based on first heart sound amplitude vibrations has been recently validated. Second heart sound can be simultaneously recorded in order to quantify both systole and diastole duration...
  7. pmc Myocardial contractility in the echo lab: molecular, cellular and pathophysiological basis
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography, Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 3:27. 2005
    ....
  8. pmc Cardiac reflections and natural vibrations: force-frequency relation recording system in the stress echo lab
    Tonino Bombardini
    Department of Echocardiography Echo Lab, IFC, CNR, Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 5:42. 2007
    ..Ideally, the noninvasive, imaging independent, objective assessment of FFR would greatly enhance its practical appeal...
  9. ncbi request reprint Force-frequency relationship in the echocardiography laboratory: a noninvasive assessment of Bowditch treppe?
    Tonino Bombardini
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, Via Moruzzi I, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 16:646-55. 2003
    ..Estimation of contractility of the left ventricle is an important, and as yet elusive, goal with noninvasive techniques...
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic value of left-ventricular and peripheral vascular performance in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
    Tonino Bombardini
    Consiglio Nazionale Ricerche CNR, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Pisa, Italy
    J Nucl Cardiol 15:353-62. 2008
    ..Our aim was to assess the relative role of systolic versus diastolic dysfunction in modulating cardiac output in patients with idiopathic left-ventricular (LV) dysfunction...
  11. doi request reprint Transthoracic sensor for noninvasive assessment of left ventricular contractility: validation in a minipig model of chronic heart failure
    Vincenzo Gemignani
    National Research Council, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Pisa, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:795-803. 2010
    ..Comparative assessment was performed both at rest and following dobutamine infusion...
  12. pmc Second-opinion stress tele-echocardiography for the Adonhers (Aged donor heart rescue by stress echo) project
    Daniele Franchi
    Department of Echocardiography and Medical Informatics, Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Via Moruzzi 1, Pisa 56124, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 8:20. 2010
    ..This study aimed to verify feasibility of a "second opinion" of digitally transferred images of stress echo results to minimize technical variability in selection of aged donor hearts for heart transplant...
  13. ncbi request reprint Rest and stress echocardiographic predictors of prognosis in patients with left ventricular dysfunction and functional mitral regurgitation
    Eustachio Agricola
    Int J Cardiol 124:247-9. 2008
    ..Therefore, rest and stress echocardiographic evaluation of patients with FMR provides strong prognostic information...
  14. ncbi request reprint End-systolic pressure/volume relationship during dobutamine stress echo: a prognostically useful non-invasive index of left ventricular contractility
    Aurelia Grosu
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Internal Medicine, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    Eur Heart J 26:2404-12. 2005
    ..The feasibility of a non-invasive estimation of PVR during dobutamine stress in the echo lab and its relationship with subsequent clinical events was assessed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of latent left ventricular dysfunction assessed by Bowditch Treppe to predict stress-induced pulmonary hypertension in minimally symptomatic severe mitral regurgitation secondary to mitral valve prolapse
    Eustachio Agricola
    Division of Non Invasive Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Department, San Raffaele Hospital, IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 95:414-7. 2005
    ..Therefore, in patients with severe MR and apparently normal left ventricular function, the stress-induced pulmonary hypertension seems to be related to the presence of latent left ventricular dysfunction...