Aldo Cannata

Summary

Affiliation: Niguarda Hospital
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Postsurgical intrapericardial adhesions: mechanisms of formation and prevention
    Aldo Cannata
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1818-26. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Does the cardioplegic solution have an effect on early outcomes following heart transplantation?
    Aldo Cannata
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:e48-52; discussion e52-3. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Use of CoSeal in a patient with a left ventricular assist device
    Aldo Cannata
    Angelo De Gasperis Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1956-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Direct aortic access for transcatheter self-expanding aortic bioprosthetic valves implantation
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    A De Gasperis Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:497-503. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Heart transplantation: 25 years' single-centre experience
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department bCardiothoracic Anesthesia and Intensive care, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:637-47. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The role of the minimally invasive beating heart technique in reoperative valve surgery
    Luca Botta
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milano, Italy
    J Card Surg 27:24-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The trans-subclavian retrograde approach for transcatheter aortic valve replacement: single-center experience
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    A De Gasperis Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:911-5, 915.e1-2. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary revascularization in chronic dialysis-dependent patients: early outcomes at a single institution
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    A De Gasperis Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:481-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Orthotopic heart transplantation with donors greater than or equal to 60 years of age: a single-center experience
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:e55-61. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Early expression of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines in left ventricular assist device recipients with multiple organ failure syndrome
    Raffaele Caruso
    CNR Clinical Physiology Institute Milan, Milan, Italy
    ASAIO J 56:313-8. 2010

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Postsurgical intrapericardial adhesions: mechanisms of formation and prevention
    Aldo Cannata
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1818-26. 2013
    ..Today, very promising methods to reduce adhesions are available for clinical use. This report reviews the process of formation of adhesions and the methods to prevent them, classified according to the mechanism of action...
  2. doi request reprint Does the cardioplegic solution have an effect on early outcomes following heart transplantation?
    Aldo Cannata
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 41:e48-52; discussion e52-3. 2012
    ..We analysed our experience with three different cardioplegic solutions in adult HT performed during past 5 years, in terms of non-immunological intraoperative biventricular graft failure (BVF) and in-hospital mortality...
  3. doi request reprint Use of CoSeal in a patient with a left ventricular assist device
    Aldo Cannata
    Angelo De Gasperis Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1956-8. 2009
    ..CoSeal (Baxter Healthcare Corp) seems to be useful for the inhibition of adhesion formation after left-ventricular assist device implantation, although further clinical experience with this approach is required...
  4. doi request reprint Direct aortic access for transcatheter self-expanding aortic bioprosthetic valves implantation
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    A De Gasperis Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:497-503. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Heart transplantation: 25 years' single-centre experience
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department bCardiothoracic Anesthesia and Intensive care, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:637-47. 2013
    ..Heart transplantation (HTx) is still one of the most effective therapies for end-stage heart disease for patients with no other medical or surgical therapy. We report the results of our 25-year orthotropic HTx single-centre experience...
  6. doi request reprint The role of the minimally invasive beating heart technique in reoperative valve surgery
    Luca Botta
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milano, Italy
    J Card Surg 27:24-8. 2012
    ..We reviewed our experience to assess potential advantages of minimally invasive surgery without aortic clamping over conventional median sternotomy and cardioplegic arrest during reoperative valve surgery...
  7. doi request reprint The trans-subclavian retrograde approach for transcatheter aortic valve replacement: single-center experience
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    A De Gasperis Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:911-5, 915.e1-2. 2010
    ..We report our experience with the trans-subclavian approach for transcatheter aortic valve implantation using the CoreValve (Medtronic CV Luxembourg S.a.r.l.) in 6 patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary revascularization in chronic dialysis-dependent patients: early outcomes at a single institution
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    A De Gasperis Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:481-7. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Orthotopic heart transplantation with donors greater than or equal to 60 years of age: a single-center experience
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:e55-61. 2011
    ..This had led to a shift toward extended donor criteria. The aim of the present study is to analyze the short- and long-term results of heart transplantation in patients with donor age ≥ 60 years...
  10. doi request reprint Early expression of pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokines in left ventricular assist device recipients with multiple organ failure syndrome
    Raffaele Caruso
    CNR Clinical Physiology Institute Milan, Milan, Italy
    ASAIO J 56:313-8. 2010
    ..Early monitoring of inflammatory mediators and t-SOFA score may be a valuable tool for outcome prediction in LVAD recipients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Off-pump versus on-pump coronary artery bypass: meta-analysis of currently available randomized trials
    Alessandro Parolari
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Centro Cardiologico Monzino IRCCS, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:37-40. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the differences in clinical outcomes between CABG and OPCAB by meta-analysis of data published in randomized trials...
  12. ncbi request reprint Biological effects of off-pump vs. on-pump coronary artery surgery: focus on inflammation, hemostasis and oxidative stress
    Paolo Biglioli
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Centro Cardiologico Monzino IRCCS, University of Milan, Via Parea 4, 20138 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 24:260-9. 2003
    ..Further studies are needed in order to confirm this hypothesis...
  13. doi request reprint Veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation using Levitronix centrifugal pump as bridge to decision for refractory cardiogenic shock
    Claudio F Russo
    A De Gasperis Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:1416-21. 2010
    ..This article provides our experience of this clinical approach...
  14. doi request reprint Is aortic wall degeneration related to bicuspid aortic valve anatomy in patients with valvular disease?
    Claudio F Russo
    Angelo De Gasperis Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Piazza Ospedale Maggiore, Milan, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:937-42. 2008
    ..Patients with bicuspid aortic valve are at increased risk for aortic complications...
  15. doi request reprint Cavernous hemangioma replacing the septal leaflet of the tricuspid valve
    Aldo Cannata
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Card Surg 25:524-7. 2010
    ..Heart valve hemangioma is a rare finding. Here, we report a case of a hemangioma completely replacing the septal leaflet of the tricuspid valve. Preoperative imaging studies and operative anatomy are described...
  16. ncbi request reprint Surgical repair of left ventricle to coronary sinus fistula complicating mitral valve replacement
    Stefano Maria Marianeschi
    Angelo De Gasperis Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:864-5. 2007
    ..The fistula was closed surgically with a patch of heterologous bovine pericardium. The postoperative course was uneventful and the patient is recovering well 12 months after the operation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Statins in coronary bypass surgery: rationale and clinical use
    José Pablo Werba
    Atherosclerosis Unit, Centro Cardiologico Monzino IRCCS, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:2132-40. 2003
    ..We review the present knowledge about the effects of statins on this pathologic condition and the evidence supporting an early treatment initiation...
  18. doi request reprint Histological Findings Following Use of CoSeal in a Patient With a Left Ventricular Assist Device
    Aldo Cannata
    1Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Surg Innov 20:NP35-7. 2013
    ..On the treated surfaces, a minimal amount of adhesions were observed, whereas in untreated surfaces adhesions were present. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes of the Carpentier-Edwards pericardial valve prosthesis in the aortic position: effect of patient age
    Paolo Biglioli
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Centro Cardiologico Fondazione Monzino IRCCS, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 13:S49-51. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Preoperative assessment of the radial artery for coronary artery bypass grafting: is the clinical Allen test adequate?
    Marco Agrifoglio
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Milan, Centro Cardiologico Monzino IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:570-2. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, in some cases it may be misleading because of clinically undetectable anatomic anomalies of the forearm arteries...
  21. doi request reprint Technique to prevent inadvertent paramedian sternotomy
    Aldo Cannata
    Angelo De Gasperis Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Card Surg 24:290-1. 2009
    ..We describe a modification of the technique of median sternotomy in order to prevent inadvertent paramedian sternotomy and related wound complications...
  22. doi request reprint Destruction of the tricuspid septal leaflet: correction by bicuspidization
    Claudio F Russo
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1028-9. 2010
    ..We describe a surgical technique to repair severe tricuspid valve regurgitation secondary to loss of the septal leaflet. Tricuspid valve competency is obtained by means of mobilization of the anterior and posterior leaflets...
  23. doi request reprint Prevention of limb ischemia and edema during peripheral venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in adults
    Claudio F Russo
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery A De Gasperis, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Card Surg 24:185-7. 2009
    ..We describe a modified cannulation technique in order to prevent ischemia and edema of the inferior limb during VA-ECMO...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for hearing loss after cardiac surgery
    Giuseppe Bruschi
    A De Gasperis Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:e9-10. 2007
    ..We report a case of a 60-year-old man who experienced severe sensorineural hearing loss after Bentall procedure and recovery of normal hearing after 20 days of hyperbaric oxygen therapy...
  25. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of 17beta-estradiol on left internal mammary graft after coronary artery bypass grafting
    GianLuca Polvani
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Milan, Centro Cardiologico Monzino IRCCS, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:695-9. 2002
    ..We therefore investigated the in vivo vasomotor responses to transdermal 17beta-estradiol of the left internal mammary artery (LIMA) grafted on the anterior descending coronary artery...
  26. ncbi request reprint Left ventricular support by axial flow pump: the echocardiographic approach to device malfunction
    Emanuele Catena
    Division of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery A De Gasperis, Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 18:1422. 2005
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Endothelial damage during myocardial preservation and storage
    Alessandro Parolari
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Milan, Centro Cardiologico, Fondazione Monzino IRCCS, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:682-90. 2002
    ..In this review article the present knowledge about endothelial injury secondary to preservation and storage techniques is discussed...