L Gargani

Summary

Affiliation: Institute of Clinical Physiology
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi How I do it: Lung ultrasound
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Via Moruzzi, 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 12:25. 2014
  2. doi [Extravascular lung water: from genes to telemedicine]
    Luna Gargani
    Istituto di Fisologia Clinica, Consiglio Nazinale delle Ricerche, Pisa
    Recenti Prog Med 104:133-40. 2013
  3. doi Clinical and echocardiographic correlations of exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension in systemic sclerosis: a multicenter study
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
    Am Heart J 165:200-7. 2013
  4. doi [Lung ultrasound imaging of H1N1 influenza]
    Luna Gargani
    Istituto di Fisiologia Clinica, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa, Italy
    Recenti Prog Med 103:23-5. 2012
  5. pmc Evaluation of ultrasound lung comets by hand-held echocardiography
    G Bedetti
    Imola Hospital, Imola, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:34. 2006
  6. ncbi Early detection of acute lung injury uncoupled to hypoxemia in pigs using ultrasound lung comets
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    Crit Care Med 35:2769-74. 2007
  7. ncbi Ultrasound lung comets for the differential diagnosis of acute cardiogenic dyspnoea: a comparison with natriuretic peptides
    L Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    Eur J Heart Fail 10:70-7. 2008
  8. ncbi [The mysterious case of an intracardiac mass]
    Luna Gargani
    Istituto di Fisiologia Clinica, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa
    Recenti Prog Med 100:22-6. 2009
  9. pmc Lung ultrasound: a new tool for the cardiologist
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council of Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 9:6. 2011
  10. ncbi Ultrasound lung comets in systemic sclerosis: a chest sonography hallmark of pulmonary interstitial fibrosis
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Via G Moruzzi, 1, 56124, Pisa, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:1382-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi How I do it: Lung ultrasound
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Via Moruzzi, 1, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 12:25. 2014
    ..In the next few years, point-of-care LUS is likely to become increasingly important in many different clinical settings, from the emergency department to the intensive care unit, from cardiology to pulmonology and nephrology wards. ..
  2. doi [Extravascular lung water: from genes to telemedicine]
    Luna Gargani
    Istituto di Fisologia Clinica, Consiglio Nazinale delle Ricerche, Pisa
    Recenti Prog Med 104:133-40. 2013
    ..These data could be relevant to titrate and personalize both treatments and preventive interventions...
  3. doi Clinical and echocardiographic correlations of exercise-induced pulmonary hypertension in systemic sclerosis: a multicenter study
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Council of Research, Pisa, Italy
    Am Heart J 165:200-7. 2013
    ..Exercise Doppler echocardiography enables the identification of exercise-induced increase in pulmonary artery systolic pressure (PASP) and may provide a thorough noninvasive hemodynamic evaluation...
  4. doi [Lung ultrasound imaging of H1N1 influenza]
    Luna Gargani
    Istituto di Fisiologia Clinica, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa, Italy
    Recenti Prog Med 103:23-5. 2012
    ..After five days of anti-viral therapy, lung ultrasound showed a reduction of the dimension of consolidations, not clearly visible at chest X-ray, helping in the management of the patient...
  5. pmc Evaluation of ultrasound lung comets by hand-held echocardiography
    G Bedetti
    Imola Hospital, Imola, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:34. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study is to compare ULCs information obtained by experienced echocardiologists using a full feature echocardiographic platform and by inexperienced sonographers using a hand-held echocardiography system...
  6. ncbi Early detection of acute lung injury uncoupled to hypoxemia in pigs using ultrasound lung comets
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    Crit Care Med 35:2769-74. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi Ultrasound lung comets for the differential diagnosis of acute cardiogenic dyspnoea: a comparison with natriuretic peptides
    L Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    Eur J Heart Fail 10:70-7. 2008
    ..Natriuretic peptides have been shown to be useful in this setting. Ultrasound lung comets (ULCs) are a simple, echographic method which can be used to assess pulmonary congestion...
  8. ncbi [The mysterious case of an intracardiac mass]
    Luna Gargani
    Istituto di Fisiologia Clinica, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa
    Recenti Prog Med 100:22-6. 2009
    ..Differential diagnosis and use of different imaging tests are discussed...
  9. pmc Lung ultrasound: a new tool for the cardiologist
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council of Pisa, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 9:6. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi Ultrasound lung comets in systemic sclerosis: a chest sonography hallmark of pulmonary interstitial fibrosis
    Luna Gargani
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Via G Moruzzi, 1, 56124, Pisa, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 48:1382-7. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi Ultrasound lung comets: a clinically useful sign of extravascular lung water
    Eugenio Picano
    CNR, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Pisa, Italy
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 19:356-63. 2006
    ..In conclusion, ULCs represent a useful, practical, and appealingly simple way to image directly extravascular lung water...
  12. ncbi [Differential diagnosis of dyspnea: the incremental value of lung ultrasound]
    Luna Gargani
    Istituto di Fisiologia Clinica, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa
    Recenti Prog Med 101:78-82. 2010
    ..The authors describe the case of a 77 year-old man with both chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cardiac insufficiency, presenting with episodes of acute dyspnea, whose ethiology has been revealed by lung ultrasound...
  13. ncbi Clinical and echocardiographic determinants of ultrasound lung comets
    Francesca Frassi
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, Via Moruzzi 1, Pisa 56010, Italy
    Eur J Echocardiogr 8:474-9. 2007
    ..Ultrasound lung comets (ULCs) are an echographic sign of extravascular lung water, that originate from water-thickened interlobular septa...
  14. ncbi Prognostic value of extravascular lung water assessed with ultrasound lung comets by chest sonography in patients with dyspnea and/or chest pain
    Francesca Frassi
    Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Institute of Clinical Physiology, Pisa, Italy
    J Card Fail 13:830-5. 2007
    ..The objective was to assess the prognostic value of ULCs in patients with dyspnea and/or chest pain syndrome at hospital admission...
  15. doi Why, when, and how to assess pulmonary congestion in heart failure: pathophysiological, clinical, and methodological implications
    Eugenio Picano
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    Heart Fail Rev 15:63-72. 2010
    ....
  16. ncbi [Lung sonography for the cardiologist]
    Gino Soldati
    U O Pronto Soccorso, Medicina e Chirurgia d Urgenza, Ospedale della Valle del Serchio, ASL 2, Lucca
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 8:139-47. 2007
    ..In this review the authors describe the anatomical, biophysical and clinical basis of lung ultrasonography in a cardiological setting...