P Mastroroberto

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Affiliation: Magna Graecia University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Extensive endovascular repair of thoracic aorta: observational analysis of the results and effects on spinal cord perfusion
    P Mastroroberto
    Aortic Center, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Magna Græcia University, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 54:523-30. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Giant congenital fistula of the circumflex coronary artery with drainage into right atrium
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Heart Lung Circ 21:809-10. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Papillary fibroblastoma of tricuspid valve with pulmonary embolization
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery Unit, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 14:e53-4. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of the axillary artery as vascular access for cardiopulmonary bypass
    P Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery Unit, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 47:457-60. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Valve preservation in acute type A aortic dissection: 13-year experience
    P Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Magna Graecia University, Campus Germaneto, Viale Europa, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 49:685-9. 2008
  6. pmc Outcome of open and endovascular repair in acute type B aortic dissection: a retrospective and observational study
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Surgery Unit University Magna Graecia, Viale Europa, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Surg 5:23. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Uncovered stent-graft in the treatment for residual patent false lumen after surgical repair for acute type A aortic dissection
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Viale Europa, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 12:202-4. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Duromedics original prosthesis: what do we really know about diagnosis and mechanism of leaflet escape?
    P Mastroroberto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Can J Cardiol 16:1269-72. 2000
  9. doi request reprint Occlusion of left and right coronary arteries and coronary sinus following blunt chest trauma
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Viale Europa, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    J Forensic Sci 56:1349-51. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Calcium antagonist isradipine improves abnormal endothelium-dependent vasodilation in never treated hypertensive patients
    F Perticone
    Department of Medicina Sperimentale e Clinica G Salvatore, University of Catanzaro, Italy
    Cardiovasc Res 41:299-306. 1999

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Extensive endovascular repair of thoracic aorta: observational analysis of the results and effects on spinal cord perfusion
    P Mastroroberto
    Aortic Center, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Magna Græcia University, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 54:523-30. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Giant congenital fistula of the circumflex coronary artery with drainage into right atrium
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Heart Lung Circ 21:809-10. 2012
    ..Intraoperative and postoperative controls were performed by echocardiography. The Authors discuss on differential diagnosis, indications and types of treatment in all cases presenting coronary artery fistula...
  3. ncbi request reprint Papillary fibroblastoma of tricuspid valve with pulmonary embolization
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery Unit, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 14:e53-4. 2006
    ..He underwent excision of the tumor and coronary bypass grafting. Due to potential embolization, it is recommended that all such fibroelastomas be excised...
  4. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of the axillary artery as vascular access for cardiopulmonary bypass
    P Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery Unit, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 47:457-60. 2006
    ..In this paper we report our clinical experience with extended utilization of axillary artery cannulation for cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) and discuss the indications and the results of the procedure in terms of complications and usefulness...
  5. ncbi request reprint Valve preservation in acute type A aortic dissection: 13-year experience
    P Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Magna Graecia University, Campus Germaneto, Viale Europa, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 49:685-9. 2008
    ..The authors have evaluated the results using the technique of aortic valve preservation in patients with acute type A aortic dissection (AAD)...
  6. pmc Outcome of open and endovascular repair in acute type B aortic dissection: a retrospective and observational study
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Surgery Unit University Magna Graecia, Viale Europa, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Surg 5:23. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to analyze surgical and endovascular results in the treatment of acute type B aortic dissection (B AAD)...
  7. doi request reprint Uncovered stent-graft in the treatment for residual patent false lumen after surgical repair for acute type A aortic dissection
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Viale Europa, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 12:202-4. 2011
    ..We welcome discussion on the real indication of this alternative approach and advantages and disadvantages on mid-/long-term follow-up...
  8. ncbi request reprint Duromedics original prosthesis: what do we really know about diagnosis and mechanism of leaflet escape?
    P Mastroroberto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Can J Cardiol 16:1269-72. 2000
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Occlusion of left and right coronary arteries and coronary sinus following blunt chest trauma
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Viale Europa, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    J Forensic Sci 56:1349-51. 2011
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first case presenting occlusion of both coronary arteries secondary to blunt chest trauma causing acute myocardial infarction in a young man without signs of prior coronary artery disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Calcium antagonist isradipine improves abnormal endothelium-dependent vasodilation in never treated hypertensive patients
    F Perticone
    Department of Medicina Sperimentale e Clinica G Salvatore, University of Catanzaro, Italy
    Cardiovasc Res 41:299-306. 1999
    ..To examine whether middle (two months) and long-term (six months) isradipine sustained-release treatment improves endothelium-dependent vasodilation in never treated hypertensive patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of atorvastatin and vitamin C on endothelial function of hypercholesterolemic patients
    F Perticone
    Cardiovascular Diseases Unit, Department of Medicina Sperimentale e Clinica G Salvatore, Policlinico Mater Domini, Via Tommaso Campanella, University of Catanzaro, 88100, Catanzaro, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 152:511-8. 2000
    ..In conclusion, the endothelial dysfunction in hypercholesterolemics is due to an oxidative stress and atorvastatin rapidly improves both basal and stimulated endothelium-dependent vasodilation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Neutrophil-endothelial cells modulation in diabetic patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting
    M Chello
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Medical School of Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 14:373-9. 1998
    ..The objectives of the present study are to compare the degree of neutrophil activation and neutrophil-endothelial cells adhesive interactions in diabetic patients after CPB...
  13. ncbi request reprint Emergency thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair: clinical outcome
    P Mastroroberto
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Surgery Unit, University of Catanzaro, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 118:477-81; discussion 481-2. 1999
    ..We have evaluated the outcome of patients undergoing emergency repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide modulation of neutrophil-endothelium interaction: difference between arterial and venous coronary bypass grafts
    M Chello
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Medical School of Catanzaro, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 31:823-6. 1998
    ..This study sought to evaluate the relation between the pattern of neutrophil-endothelial adhesion in saphenous vein (SV) and internal mammary artery (IMA) grafts and the endothelial production of nitric oxide (NO)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hypertensive left ventricular remodeling and ACE-gene polymorphism
    F Perticone
    Department of Medicina Sperimentale e Clinica G Salvatore, Policlinico Mater Domini, Catanzaro, Italy
    Cardiovasc Res 43:192-9. 1999
    ..To evaluate the relationship between ACE-gene polymorphism and left ventricular geometry in never treated hypertensives...
  16. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of atrial and brain natriuretic peptides as indicators of recovery of left ventricular systolic function after coronary artery bypass
    M Chello
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 20:140-6. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of atrial and brain natriuretic peptides (ANP and BNP, respectively) as indicators of recovery of left ventricular (LV) function after coronary surgery...
  17. ncbi request reprint Aortic tube grafts wrapping with hemostatic fleeces reduces postoperative pericardial effusions
    F Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 49:393-7. 2008
    ..010) and white blood cell count (P=0.016 on postoperative day 3; P=0.014 on day 6). Wrapping of aortic tube grafts with hemostatic fleeces is effective in reducing pericardial effusion and its deleterious effects following aortic surgery...
  18. ncbi request reprint Inhibition by dipyridamole of neutrophil adhesion to vascular endothelium during coronary bypass surgery
    M Chello
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Medical School of Catanzaro, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 67:1277-82. 1999
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effects of preoperative dipyridamole treatment on neutrophil superoxide anion generation and endothelial cell-neutrophil interactions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of neutrophil apoptosis after coronary bypass operation with cardiopulmonary bypass
    Massimo Chello
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Unit of Cardiac Surgery, Medical School of Catanzaro, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:123-9; discussion 129-30. 2002
    ..In this study, we investigated the influence of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) on neutrophil apoptosis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of endothelial dysfunction in hypertensive patients
    F Perticone
    Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases Unit, Department of Medicina Sperimentale e Clinica G Salvatore, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Circulation 104:191-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Our data suggest that forearm endothelial dysfunction is a marker of future cardiovascular events in patients with essential hypertension...
  21. doi request reprint Intra-aortic balloon pump-induced pulsatile flow reduces coagulative and fibrinolytic response to cardiopulmonary bypass
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Artif Organs 32:433-41. 2008
    ..AT-III activity lowered in Group A (P = 0.001 at ES, 12 h, 24 h), together with higher D-dimer levels (P < 0.05 at all time points). IABP-induced pulsatile perfusion ameliorates coagulative system activation following CPB...
  22. ncbi request reprint Intraaortic balloon pumping during cardioplegic arrest preserves lung function in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University, Catanzaro, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:35-43. 2006
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Intraoperative behavior of arterial grafts in the elderly and the young: a flowmetric systematic analysis
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Heart Vessels 23:316-24. 2008
    ..These functional results supported the reported survival benefit of arterial revascularization in the elderly...
  24. doi request reprint Can pulsatile cardiopulmonary bypass prevent perioperative renal dysfunction during myocardial revascularization in elderly patients?
    Pierangela Presta
    Nephrology Unit, Magna Graecia University, Viale Europa, Catanzaro, Italy
    Nephron Clin Pract 111:c229-35. 2009
    ..Since older subjects have a higher risk of acute renal failure, we have extended our study to evaluate the specific impact of pulsatile CPB on the perioperative renal function in elderly patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Unstable angina and non-ST segment elevation: surgical revascularization with different strategies
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University, Policlinico Mater Domini Via T C, Catanzaro 88100, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:1043-50. 2005
    ..Unstable angina/non-ST elevation myocardial infarction (UA/NSTEMI) still causes significant hospital morbidity and mortality. We evaluated whether surgical outcome can be modified by different myocardial protection strategies...
  26. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of pulsatile perfusion using an intra-aortic balloon pump versus nonpulsatile perfusion on short-term changes in kidney function during cardiopulmonary bypass during myocardial reperfusion
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University, Catanzaro, Italy
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:229-38. 2007
    ..Nonpulsatile perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass can induce renal damage. We evaluated whether pulsatile perfusion using an intra-aortic balloon pump preserves renal function in patients undergoing myocardial revascularization...
  27. ncbi request reprint Perioperative patency of coronary artery bypass grafting is not influenced by off-pump technique
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2132-40. 2005
    ..Some concerns have been raised about technical accuracy and quality of distal anastomoses in off-pump myocardial revascularization (OPCAB), which could affect graft patency...
  28. ncbi request reprint Giant left atrial myxoma like "Mickey Mouse"
    Antonio Di Virgilio
    Cardiovascular Surgery Unit, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 11:187. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Can harvesting techniques modify postoperative results of the radial artery conduit?
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University, Catanzaro, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:911-6. 2005
    ..Inappropriate harvesting of arterial conduits can lead to severe postoperative complications. We analyzed clinical and functional results of patients undergoing radial artery (RA) harvesting by means of three techniques...
  30. ncbi request reprint Should we discontinue intraaortic balloon during cardioplegic arrest? Splanchnic function results of a prospective randomized trial
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University, Catanzaro, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:2221-8. 2005
    ..We sought to evaluate differences between suspending IABP and switching it to an automatic 80 bpm mode during cardioplegic arrest...
  31. ncbi request reprint Determinants and prognosis of myocardial damage after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:837-45. 2005
    ..Determinants and prognosis of TnI elevation after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) were evaluated...
  32. ncbi request reprint Intracardiac proliferation of a very aggressive primary lung cancer
    Antonio Di Virgilio
    Unit of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Magna Graecia University, Catanzaro, Italy
    Ital Heart J 5:307-8. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Simvastatin blunts the increase of circulating adhesion molecules after coronary artery bypass surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass
    Massimo Chello
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University Campus BioMedico of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:605-9. 2004
    ..In this study, the effects of preoperative simvastatin treatment, at doses equivalent to those used orally for cholesterol control, were studied on plasma levels of VCAM-1, ICAM-1, and ELAM-1...
  34. ncbi request reprint Embolisation, inflammatory reaction and persistent patent false lumen: is biological glue really effective in repair of type A aortic dissection?
    Pasquale Mastroroberto
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:531-2; author reply 532. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Hospital outcome analysis after different techniques of left internal mammary grafts harvesting
    Francesco Onorati
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Naples, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1912-9. 2007
    ..Recent reports have suggested that the skeletonized technique improves the outcomes...
  36. ncbi request reprint Pressure distension stimulates the expression of endothelial adhesion molecules in the human saphenous vein graft
    Massimo Chello
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, Interdisciplinary Center for Biomedical Research CIR, University Campus BioMedico di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:453-8; discussion 458. 2003
    ..This study evaluates the effect of pressure distension on the expression of endothelial adhesion molecules in human saphenous vein...
  37. ncbi request reprint Perioperative enoximone infusion improves cardiac enzyme release after CABG
    Francesco Onorati
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Respiratory Sciences, Second University of Naples, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:409-14. 2004
    ..To assess whether routine postoperative enoximone infusion compared with dobutamine improved clinical and biochemical results after coronary artery bypass grafting with cardiopulmonary bypass...