M F Piepoli

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital of Piacenza
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise training in heart failure
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiology Department, G da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, 29100 Piacenza, Italy
    Curr Cardiol Rep 7:216-22. 2005
  2. pmc Autologous bone marrow stem cell intralesional transplantation repairing bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw
    Luigi Cella
    Department of Oncology and Hematology, Hospital of Piacenza, Via Taverna, 49, 29100, Italy
    Head Face Med 7:16. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary and multisetting team management programme in heart failure patients affects hospitalisation and costing
    M F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiac Department, G da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Cantone del Cristo, 29100 Piacenza, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 111:377-85. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [ESC Congress 2004: Physical exercise in cardiologic rehabilitation: do we really need new evidence and new studies?]
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Unità Scompenso e Cardiomiopatia, Dipartimento di Cardiologia, Ospedale Polichirurgico G da Saliceto, 29100 Piacenza
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 62:196-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Autonomic nervous system in the genesis of arrhythmias in chronic heart failure: implication for risk stratification
    M F Piepoli
    Department of Cardiology, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Minerva Cardioangiol 55:325-33. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Preventive cardiology: comparisons of European and Italian projects with the Cardiac Units from Emilia Romagna region. A workshop of IACPR/GICR - Emilia Romagna]
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Delegato Regionale IACPR GIC, U O C Cardiologia, Ospedale G da Saliceto, Cantone del Cristo, Piacenza, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 76:81-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Time course of effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy in chronic heart failure: benefits in patients with preserved exercise capacity
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiac Department, G da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:701-8. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Exercise tolerance measurements in pulmonary vascular diseases and chronic heart failure
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Cardiac Department, Heart Failure Unit, Guglielmo da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Respiration 77:241-51. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiac regeneration by progenitor cells: what is it known as and what is it still to be known as?
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Cardiac Unit, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 7:127-36. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Transplantation of progenitor cells and regeneration of damaged myocardium: more facts or doubts? Insights from experimental and clinical studies
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiac Department, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:624-34. 2009

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Exercise training in heart failure
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiology Department, G da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, 29100 Piacenza, Italy
    Curr Cardiol Rep 7:216-22. 2005
    ..These provide the physiologic basis to explain the benefits in terms of survival and freedom from hospitalization demonstrated by physical training also in heart failure...
  2. pmc Autologous bone marrow stem cell intralesional transplantation repairing bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis of the jaw
    Luigi Cella
    Department of Oncology and Hematology, Hospital of Piacenza, Via Taverna, 49, 29100, Italy
    Head Face Med 7:16. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary and multisetting team management programme in heart failure patients affects hospitalisation and costing
    M F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiac Department, G da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Cantone del Cristo, 29100 Piacenza, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 111:377-85. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint [ESC Congress 2004: Physical exercise in cardiologic rehabilitation: do we really need new evidence and new studies?]
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Unità Scompenso e Cardiomiopatia, Dipartimento di Cardiologia, Ospedale Polichirurgico G da Saliceto, 29100 Piacenza
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 62:196-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Autonomic nervous system in the genesis of arrhythmias in chronic heart failure: implication for risk stratification
    M F Piepoli
    Department of Cardiology, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Minerva Cardioangiol 55:325-33. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint [Preventive cardiology: comparisons of European and Italian projects with the Cardiac Units from Emilia Romagna region. A workshop of IACPR/GICR - Emilia Romagna]
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Delegato Regionale IACPR GIC, U O C Cardiologia, Ospedale G da Saliceto, Cantone del Cristo, Piacenza, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 76:81-7. 2011
    ..A new project of secondary prevention in the follow-up and management of patients with dilated cardiomyopathy and heart failure promoted by the Emilia Romagna Region Health Authority was presented...
  7. doi request reprint Time course of effects of cardiac resynchronization therapy in chronic heart failure: benefits in patients with preserved exercise capacity
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiac Department, G da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:701-8. 2008
    ..To assess in patients with chronic heart failure the effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) over 12 months' follow-up the time course of the changes in functional and neurohormonal indices and to identify responders to CRT...
  8. doi request reprint Exercise tolerance measurements in pulmonary vascular diseases and chronic heart failure
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Cardiac Department, Heart Failure Unit, Guglielmo da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Respiration 77:241-51. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Cardiac regeneration by progenitor cells: what is it known as and what is it still to be known as?
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Cardiac Unit, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 7:127-36. 2009
    ..We aim to review the existing evidence of the beneficial effect of BMNC infusion as well the controversial issues regarding this promising novel therapeutic approach...
  10. doi request reprint Transplantation of progenitor cells and regeneration of damaged myocardium: more facts or doubts? Insights from experimental and clinical studies
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiac Department, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:624-34. 2009
    ..This review summarizes the most relevant experimental experiences and all clinical studies supporting but also questioning the use of bone marrow cells in myocardial repair...
  11. doi request reprint Secondary prevention through cardiac rehabilitation: from knowledge to implementation. A position paper from the Cardiac Rehabilitation Section of the European Association of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation
    Massimo Francesco Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiac Department, Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:1-17. 2010
    ..A general table applicable to all cardiovascular conditions and specific tables for each clinical disease have been created and commented...
  12. doi request reprint Bone marrow cell transplantation improves cardiac, autonomic, and functional indexes in acute anterior myocardial infarction patients (Cardiac Study)
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Department of Cardiology, Guglielmo da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Piacenza 29100, Italy
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:172-80. 2010
    ..Exercise stress SPECT was also performed...
  13. doi request reprint Exercise intolerance in chronic heart failure: mechanisms and therapies. Part II
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Department of Cardiology, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Emilia Romagna, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:643-8. 2010
    ..We believe that a better knowledge of the pathophysiology of this syndrome may contribute to the management of the patients and to the improvement in their stress tolerance and quality of life...
  14. ncbi request reprint Exercise intolerance in chronic heart failure: mechanisms and therapies. Part I
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Department of Cardiology, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Emilia Romagna, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 17:637-42. 2010
    ..We believe that a better knowledge of the pathophysiology of this syndrome may contribute to the management of the patients and to the improvement in their stress tolerance and quality of life...
  15. ncbi request reprint [New concepts in the interpretation of the cardiovascular and respiratory response to acute physical exercise. Implications in chronic heart failure]
    M F Piepoli
    Divisione di Cardiologia, Ospedale Civile Polichirurgica, Cantone del Cristo, 29100 Piacenza
    Ital Heart J Suppl 1:1148-59. 2000
    ..The clinical and therapeutic implications of cardiopulmonary exercise test are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reduced peripheral skeletal muscle mass and abnormal reflex physiology in chronic heart failure
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiology, Guglielmo da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Cantone del Cristo, Piacenza, 29100, Italy
    Circulation 114:126-34. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Statement on cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic heart failure due to left ventricular dysfunction: recommendations for performance and interpretation. Part I: definition of cardiopulmonary exercise testing parameters for appropriate use in chroni
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiac Department, G da Saliceto Polichirurgico Hospital, Cantone del Cristo, Piacenza 29100, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:150-64. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Biventricular pacing in patients with heart failure and intraventricular conduction delay
    G Q Villani
    Cardiology Department, Polichirurgico General Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Heart Fail Monit 2:48-52. 2001
    ..However, further studies will need to address the question of mortality and morbidity benefits of such intervention...
  19. ncbi request reprint Increased metaboreceptor stimulation explains the exaggerated exercise pressor reflex seen in heart failure
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Heart Failure Unit, Cardiology Department, G da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    J Appl Physiol 102:494-6; discussion 496-7. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Cardiostin 2002
    Giovanni Q Villani
    Cardiology Department, Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Heart Fail Monit 3:78-80. 2002
  21. ncbi request reprint Excessive ventilation during early phase of exercise: a new predictor of poor long-term outcome in patients with chronic heart failure
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Weigla 5, 50 981 Wroclaw, Poland
    Eur J Heart Fail 9:1024-31. 2007
    ..Whether ventilatory response to early phase of exercise is useful for risk stratification in CHF is unknown...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prediction of mortality in chronic heart failure from peak oxygen consumption adjusted for either body weight or lean tissue
    Mariantonietta Cicoira
    Divisione Clinicizzata di Cardiologia, Universita degli Studi di Verona, Italy
    J Card Fail 10:421-6. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that correcting pVO2 for lean tissue rather than total body weight would improve the prediction of prognosis in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Exercise intolerance in adults with congenital heart disease
    Konstantinos Dimopoulos
    Adult Congenital Heart Programme, Department of Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London, UK
    Cardiol Clin 24:641-60, vii. 2006
    ..It also discusses the likely pathogenesis of exercise intolerance in ACHD, the similarities between ACHD and acquired heart failure, and potential therapeutic options...
  24. ncbi request reprint Official document on cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic heart failure due to left ventricular dysfunction--recommendations for performance and interpretation
    Ugo Corra
    Laboratory for the analysis of cardio respiratory signals Cardiac Department, IRCCS Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Veruno NO, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 68:6-12. 2007
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  25. ncbi request reprint Aerobic training decreases B-type natriuretic peptide expression and adrenergic activation in patients with heart failure
    Claudio Passino
    Cardiovascular Medicine Department, CNR Institute of Clinical Physiology, Pisa, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1835-9. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the effect of physical training on neurohormonal activation in patients with heart failure (HF)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Chemo- and ergoreflexes in health, disease and ageing
    Hendrik Schmidt
    University Department of Medicine III, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Klinikum Kröllwitz, Ernst Grube Str 40, D 06097 Halle Saale, Germany
    Int J Cardiol 98:369-78. 2005
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Exercise rehabilitation in heart disease: the real "polypill" for primary and secondary prevention
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 64:88-93. 2005
    ..One purpose of this review is to demonstrate that exercise, such as treadmill testing of humans for cardiac dysfunctions, is more than a diagnostic tool but part of disease management itself...
  28. ncbi request reprint Chemical mediators of the muscle ergoreflex in chronic heart failure: a putative role for prostaglandins in reflex ventilatory control
    Adam C Scott
    National Heart and Lung Institute, and Royal Brompton Hospital, Imperial College School of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Circulation 106:214-20. 2002
    ..We investigated biochemical factors (H+, VCO2, VO2, HCO3, K+, phosphate, lactate, PGE2, PGF(1alpha), and bradykinin) potentially involved in ergoreceptor activation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Aerobic exercise physiology in a professional rugby union team
    Adam C Scott
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Int J Cardiol 87:173-7. 2003
    ..In professional rugby, different positional roles may require different levels of aerobic fitness. Forward and backline players from a team of elite rugby players were tested to evaluate the differences between the two groups...
  30. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of the measurement of the muscle ergoreflex activity in chronic heart failure
    Adam C Scott
    National Heart and Lung Institute, and Royal Brompton Hospital, Imperial College School of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 5:453-61. 2003
    ..A causative role for symptom generation in heart failure has been attributed to overactive muscle afferents, metaboreflex and mechanoreflex. We examined the reproducibility of the methods commonly used to assess these reflexes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Tripling survival from sudden cardiac arrest via early defibrillation without traditional education in cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Alessandro Capucci
    Division of Cardiology, Gugliemo da Saliceto Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Circulation 106:1065-70. 2002
    ..To improve public access to early defibrillation, we established Piacenza Progetto Vita (PPV), the first system of out-of-hospital early defibrillation by first-responder volunteers...
  32. ncbi request reprint Skeletal muscle reflex in heart failure patients: role of hydrogen
    Adam C Scott
    National Heart and Lung Institute, and Royal Brompton Hospital, Imperial College School of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Circulation 107:300-6. 2003
    ..With the use of selective infusions and dietary manipulation methods, we sought to identify the role of H+, K+, lactate, and peripheral hemodynamics on ergoreflex overactivation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of carvedilol on exercise tolerance in patients with chronic heart failure and a restrictive left ventricular filling pattern
    Faisal Al-Nasser
    Clinical Cardiology Department, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 91:1281-3. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Muscle metaboreflex-induced increases in stroke volume
    Antonio Crisafulli
    Interdepartmental Centre of Technologies and Environments Related to Sport, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:221-8; discussion 229. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate changes in central hemodynamics occurring during the metaboreflex activation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Differential contribution of dead space ventilation and low arterial pCO2 to exercise hyperpnea in patients with chronic heart failure secondary to ischemic or idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Roland Wensel
    Department of Clinical Cardiology, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 93:318-23. 2004
    ..Second, this latter component (depression of arterial pCO(2)) was not related to conventional measures of heart failure severity...
  36. ncbi request reprint Immune activation and inflammatory system in chronic heart failure: novel pathophysiological hypotheses generate new therapeutic options
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Int J Clin Pract 61:536-8. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Exercise hyperventilation in chronic heart failure is not caused by systemic lactic acidosis
    Roland Wensel
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Eur J Heart Fail 7:1105-11. 2005
    ..Patients with heart failure have an abnormally high ventilatory response to exercise associated with gas exchange defects and reduced arterial pCO(2)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Enhanced prognostic value from cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic heart failure by non-linear analysis: oxygen uptake efficiency slope
    Lewis Ceri Davies
    National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK
    Eur Heart J 27:684-90. 2006
    ..We evaluated the physiology of OUES and assessed its potential for prognostic information in patients with CHF...
  39. ncbi request reprint Autonomic imbalance and immune activation in chronic heart failure - pathophysiological links
    Ewa A Jankowska
    Cardiology Department, Military Hospital, Wroclaw, Poland
    Cardiovasc Res 70:434-45. 2006
    ..Diminished cholinergic signalling (mainly nicotinergic) activates inflammation and stimulates immune response. These two phenomena predict prognosis and represent therapeutic targets in the syndrome of CHF...
  40. ncbi request reprint Abnormal ventilatory response to exercise in adults with congenital heart disease relates to cyanosis and predicts survival
    Konstantinos Dimopoulos
    Adult Congenital Heart Programme, Department of Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney St, London, SW3 6NP, United Kingdom
    Circulation 113:2796-802. 2006
    ..We sought to establish the distribution, relation to cyanosis, and prognostic value of the V(E)/V(CO2) slope across a wide spectrum of ACHD patients...
  41. ncbi request reprint Putative contribution of prostaglandin and bradykinin to muscle reflex hyperactivity in patients on Ace-inhibitor therapy for chronic heart failure
    Adam C Scott
    Imperial College School of Medicine, and Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK
    Eur Heart J 25:1806-13. 2004
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular variability is/is not an index of autonomic control of circulation
    Massimo F Piepoli
    J Appl Physiol 101:685-6; author reply 690-1. 2006
  43. ncbi request reprint Statement on cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic heart failure due to left ventricular dysfunction: recommendations for performance and interpretation Part II: How to perform cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic heart failure
    Massimo F Piepoli
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:300-11. 2006
    ..An example of a cardiopulmonary summary exercise test data report will be provided, defining the most important information that should be incorporated in a final report...
  44. ncbi request reprint Attenuated autonomic function in multiple organ dysfunction syndrome across three age groups
    Hendrik Schmidt
    Martin Luther University, Halle Wittenberg, Germany
    Biomed Tech (Berl) 51:264-7. 2006
    ..In conclusion, autonomic function in MODS is attenuated. The influence of MODS on autonomic function overwhelms the age dependence of autonomic function observed in healthy subjects...
  45. ncbi request reprint Autonomic dysfunction predicts mortality in patients with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome of different age groups
    Hendrik Schmidt
    Martin Luther University, Halle Wittenberg, Germany
    Crit Care Med 33:1994-2002. 2005
    ....