G Piffaretti

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mid-term results of endovascular reconstruction for aorto-iliac obstructive disease
    G Piffaretti
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Varese, Italy
    Int Angiol 26:18-25. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Endovascular versus open repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    University of Insubria, Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, Viale Borri 57 21100, Varese, Italy
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 4:839-52. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Stent-graft repair of peroneal arteriovenous fistula
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo, Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:133-5. 2007
  4. pmc Complications after endovascular stent-grafting of thoracic aortic diseases
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Surg 1:26. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Penetrating ulcers of the thoracic aorta: results from a single-centre experience
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Am J Surg 193:443-7. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of abdominal infrarenal penetrating aortic ulcers: a prospective observational study
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Int J Surg 5:172-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment for traumatic injuries of the peripheral arteries following blunt trauma
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Italy
    Injury 38:1091-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment for para-anastomotic abdominal aortic and iliac aneurysms following aortic surgery
    G Piffaretti
    Unit of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 48:711-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Splenic artery aneurysms: postembolization syndrome and surgical complications
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Ospedale di Circolo, 21100 viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    Am J Surg 193:166-70. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Mobile thrombus of the thoracic aorta: management and treatment review
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 42:405-11. 2008

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Mid-term results of endovascular reconstruction for aorto-iliac obstructive disease
    G Piffaretti
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Varese, Italy
    Int Angiol 26:18-25. 2007
    ..Aorto-iliac obstructive disease has been traditionally treated with endarterectomy and/or a surgical bypass graft. Kissing-stents technique has been proposed to reconstruct the aorto-iliac bifurcation for complex aorto-iliac lesions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Endovascular versus open repair of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    University of Insubria, Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, Viale Borri 57 21100, Varese, Italy
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 4:839-52. 2006
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  3. ncbi request reprint Stent-graft repair of peroneal arteriovenous fistula
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo, Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:133-5. 2007
    ..We describe a rare case of a peroneal AVF treated with a stent-graft...
  4. pmc Complications after endovascular stent-grafting of thoracic aortic diseases
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Surg 1:26. 2006
    ..To update our experience with thoracic aortic stent-graft treatment over a 5-year period, with special consideration for the occurrence and management of complications...
  5. ncbi request reprint Penetrating ulcers of the thoracic aorta: results from a single-centre experience
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Am J Surg 193:443-7. 2007
    ..To report our mid-term results of stent-graft (SG) placement for the treatment of penetrating thoracic aortic ulcers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of abdominal infrarenal penetrating aortic ulcers: a prospective observational study
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Int J Surg 5:172-5. 2007
    ..We reviewed our experience of endovascular treatment of penetrating aortic ulcer in the infrarenal aorta...
  7. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment for traumatic injuries of the peripheral arteries following blunt trauma
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Italy
    Injury 38:1091-7. 2007
    ..We report our institutional experience with endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial injuries after blunt trauma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment for para-anastomotic abdominal aortic and iliac aneurysms following aortic surgery
    G Piffaretti
    Unit of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 48:711-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to report our experience with endovascular repair of anastomotic aneurysms occurring after graft replacement for abdominal aortic aneurysms or aorto-iliac obstructive disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Splenic artery aneurysms: postembolization syndrome and surgical complications
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Ospedale di Circolo, 21100 viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    Am J Surg 193:166-70. 2007
    ..This study assessed the endovascular embolization of splenic artery aneurysms and false aneurysms with special consideration given to postoperative complications...
  10. doi request reprint Mobile thrombus of the thoracic aorta: management and treatment review
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 42:405-11. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article was to review the current management strategies and follow-up results of this rare pathology...
  11. ncbi request reprint Endovascular therapy for chronic mesenteric ischemia
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo, Viale Borri 57, 21100, Varese, Italy
    World J Surg 31:2416-21. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to report on the effectiveness and durability of endovascular therapy for obstructive disease of the superior mesenteric artery and celiac trunk...
  12. ncbi request reprint A case of gastroduodenal artery aneurysm in a HIV-positive patient treated by combined percutaneous thrombin injection and endovascular coil embolization
    G Piffaretti
    Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 49:659-61. 2008
    ..e. HIV+). We report a case of a young patient affected by a HIV-related gastroduodenal artery aneurysm which was treated with a combined percutaneous and endovascular approach...
  13. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair for thoracic aortic arch aneurysms
    R Caronno
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Int Angiol 25:249-55. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to report our experience with total and subtotal endovascular stent-grafting combined with aortic arch branch surgical revascularization for thoracic aortic arch aneurysms in high-risk patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of a pseudo-aneurysm of the common femoral artery after revision total hip arthroplasty
    G Piffaretti
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatologic Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Emerg Radiol 14:233-6. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Hybrid treatment for thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms in patients unfit for open conventional repair
    P Castelli
    Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese Italy
    Acta Chir Belg 105:602-9. 2005
    ..To describe a technique combining endovascular and conventional surgery for the treatment of distal aortic arch and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Visceral artery aneurysms: management of 48 cases
    G Piffaretti
    Unit of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgical Sciences, Varese University Hospital University of Insubria Varese, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 52:557-65. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the outcomes of endovascular treatment and open repair of visceral artery aneurysms, and to compare their results...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intentional coverage of the left subclavian artery during endovascular stent graft repair for thoracic aortic disease
    R Caronno
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo, 21100 viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    Surg Endosc 20:915-8. 2006
    ..We retrospectively investigated the outcome after intentional occlusion of the left subclavian artery during SG repair for thoracic aortic diseases...
  18. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair of traumatic injuries of the subclavian and axillary arteries
    P Castelli
    Postgraduate School in Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo 21100, Viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    Injury 36:778-82. 2005
    ..We report our experience with the endovascular treatment of these injuries...
  19. ncbi request reprint Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm: endovascular treatment
    P Castelli
    Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo, 21100, Varese, Viale Borri 57, Italy
    Abdom Imaging 30:263-9. 2005
    ..This report describes our preliminary experience in endovascular management of 25 ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms (rAAAs)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mid-term experience with the ALN retrievable inferior vena cava filter
    R Caronno
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 32:596-9. 2006
    ..To report the mid-term results of 63 patients who received a new commercially-available retrievable vena cava filter, ALN...
  21. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: aorto-uni-iliac or bifurcated endograft?
    G Carrafiello
    Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, 21100, Varese, Italy
    Radiol Med 117:410-25. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the safety and technical and clinical success rates of positioning endovascular endografts (EG) in ruptured abdominal aneurysms...
  22. doi request reprint Recanalisation of thrombotic arterial occlusions with rotational thrombectomy
    D Laganà
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, V le Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    Radiol Med 116:932-44. 2011
    ..This study sought to assess the effectiveness of rotational thrombectomy (RT) with the Rotarex device in the treatment of thrombotic occlusions in native arteries, by-pass grafts, stents and stent-grafts...
  23. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with Angiojet: a comprehensive review
    A M Ierardi
    Department of Radiology, Insubria University, Varese, Italy
    Int Angiol 34:1-14. 2015
    ..The purpose of this review is to present the current status of percutaneous rheolytic thrombectomy in different fields of applications. ..
  24. ncbi request reprint Delayed graft dislocation after thoracic aortic endovascular repair
    G Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery and Morphological Sciences, Circolo University Hospital, University of Insubria School of Medicine, Varese, Italy
    Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ) 12:97-100. 2014
    ..Endograft dislocation in thoracic aorta has not been widely studied...
  25. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting: Influence of experience and cerebrovascular risk factors on outcome
    G Carrafiello
    Radiology Department, Unisubria, Ospedale di Circolo, Viale Borri 57, 21100 Varese, Italy Electronic address
    Diagn Interv Imaging 95:421-6. 2014
    ..To evaluate technical success, complications and the influence of the learning curve on outcome in carotid artery stenting (CAS) performed in patients not suitable for surgery...
  26. doi request reprint Preoperative methods to improve erythropoiesis
    A Bacuzzi
    Department of Anaesthesia and Palliative Care, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    Transplant Proc 43:324-6. 2011
    ..This approach is allowed by the use of recombinant human erythropoietin in association with erythropoiesis-inducing factors such as iron and folic acid. In this article, we discuss the recent clinical evidences...
  27. ncbi request reprint Endovascular repair for concomitant multilevel aortic disease
    Patrizio Castelli
    Postgraduate School in Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo, 21100 viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:478-82. 2005
    ..We present our experience of endovascular exclusion for simultaneous thoracic and abdominal aortic disease in four patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment for superior vena cava obstruction in Behçet disease
    Patrizio Castelli
    Post Graduate School in Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, Varese 21100, Italy
    J Vasc Surg 41:548-51. 2005
    ..The aim of this article is to a report on a case of SVC recanalization through the use of fibrinolysis and self-expanding stents as treatment of life-threatening SVC syndrome in a young male patient with Behçet disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint Hybrid treatment for juxtarenal aortic occlusion: successful revascularization using iliofemoral semiclosed endarterectomy and kissing-stents technique
    Patrizio Castelli
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Italy
    J Vasc Surg 42:559-63. 2005
    ..Palpable distal pulses were restored. A combined surgical and endovascular approach should be considered a viable alternative to laparotomy in selected patients with total juxtarenal aortic occlusion...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of contrast-enhanced ultrasound and computed tomography in classifying endoleaks after endovascular treatment of abdominal aorta aneurysms: preliminary experience
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, 21100, Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 29:969-74. 2006
    ..CEUS allows a better attribution of the origin of the endoleak, as it shows the flow in real time. CEUS is more specific than CTA in endoleak classification and gives more accurate information in therapeutic planning...
  31. ncbi request reprint Emergency endovascular repair for traumatic injury of the inferior vena cava
    Patrizio Castelli
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo, Viale Borri 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:906-8. 2005
    ..Inferior vena cava stent-grafting without laparotomy and retroperitoneal dissection is feasible and could be a very attractive alternative to open surgery for rupture of the vena cava...
  32. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment for mobile thrombus of the thoracic aorta
    Gabriele Piffaretti
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:664-6. 2007
    ..We present a case of mobile thrombus of the thoracic aorta causing recurrent peripheral emboli managed with endovascular stent graft...
  33. ncbi request reprint Endoleak detection and classification after endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm: value of CEUS over CTA
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, 21100, Varese, Italy
    Abdom Imaging 33:357-62. 2008
    ..It could also be indicated when aneurysm diameter increases and CTA did not show sac reperfusion or to monitor type II endoleaks reducing the use of CTA with consequent reduction of costs and exposure to radiation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Stent-graft treatment for isolated infrarenal aortic dissecting aneurysms
    Roberto Caronno
    Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo, 21100 viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    World J Surg 30:1360-4. 2006
    ..We report three cases of isolated infrarenal aortic dissecting aneurysms managed with stent-graft...
  35. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of isolated iliac artery aneurysms
    Roberto Caronno
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 20:496-501. 2006
    ..At our institute, it is the primary alternative to conventional surgical repair and is offered as first-line treatment...
  36. ncbi request reprint Emergency endovascular stent-graft treatment for acute thoracic aortic syndromes
    Roberto Caronno
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Italy
    Surgery 140:58-65. 2006
    ..We report the results of our ongoing experience of urgent and emergency stent-graft implantation in acute thoracic aortic syndromes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Incidence of vascular injuries after use of the Angio-Seal closure device following endovascular procedures in a single center
    Patrizio Castelli
    Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, Varese, 21100, Italy
    World J Surg 30:280-4. 2006
    ..The present report is a retrospective analysis of the patterns of injury and the final outcome of four cases of femoral artery injury following the use of Angio-Seal...
  38. ncbi request reprint Management of simultaneous abdominal aortic aneurysm and colorectal cancer: the rationale of mini-invasive approach
    Nicola Rivolta
    Vascular Surgery Department of Surgery, University of Insubria Varese, Ospedale di Circolo, 21100 via Guicciardini 9, Varese, Italy
    Surg Oncol 16:S165-7. 2007
    ..We present a case of synchronous abdominal aortic aneurysm and colorectal cancer treated simultaneously by minimally invasive surgery...