Chiara Recaldini

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Combined treatment of ablative therapy with percutaneous radiofrequency and cementoplasty of a symptomatic metastatic lesion of the acetabulum
    G Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Insubria, Italy
    Australas Radiol 51:B344-8. 2007
  2. pmc Contrast-enhanced ultrasonograpic findings in pancreatic tumors
    Chiara Recaldini
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 5:203-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous sonographically guided radiofrequency ablation of medium-sized fibroids: feasibility study
    Chiara Recaldini
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:1303-6. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of isolated iliac artery aneurysms: 2-year follow-up
    D Laganà
    Cattedra di Radiologia, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:826-36. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Single-antenna microwave ablation under contrast-enhanced ultrasound guidance for treatment of small renal cell carcinoma: preliminary experience
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, Varese 21100, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:367-74. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of anastomotic pseudoaneurysms after aorto-iliac surgical reconstruction
    Domenico Laganà
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri, 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:1185-91. 2007
  7. 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
  8. doi request reprint Percutaneous radiofrequency thermal ablation of renal cell carcinoma: is it possible a day-hospital treatment?
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Int J Surg 6:S31-5. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Emergency endovascular treatment of sac rupture for type IIIa endoleak in thoracic aortic aneurysm previously excluded with endovascular repair
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:857-60. 2010
  10. pmc Ultrasound-guided radiofrequency thermal ablation of uterine fibroids: medium-term follow-up
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:113-9. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Combined treatment of ablative therapy with percutaneous radiofrequency and cementoplasty of a symptomatic metastatic lesion of the acetabulum
    G Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Insubria, Italy
    Australas Radiol 51:B344-8. 2007
    ..We obtained an immediate technical success with a good control of pain without any complications at a 6-month clinical follow-up...
  2. pmc Contrast-enhanced ultrasonograpic findings in pancreatic tumors
    Chiara Recaldini
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 5:203-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to present the potentials and limits of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) in the characterization of pancreatic tumors, usually hypoechoic or cystic at B-mode ultrasound...
  3. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous sonographically guided radiofrequency ablation of medium-sized fibroids: feasibility study
    Chiara Recaldini
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:1303-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the feasibility and safety of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation under sonographic guidance as a unique procedure in the management of symptomatic uterine myomas...
  4. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of isolated iliac artery aneurysms: 2-year follow-up
    D Laganà
    Cattedra di Radiologia, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Viale Borri 57, Varese, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:826-36. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of endovascular treatment of isolated iliac artery aneurysms (IAAs)...
  5. doi request reprint Single-antenna microwave ablation under contrast-enhanced ultrasound guidance for treatment of small renal cell carcinoma: preliminary experience
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri 57, Varese 21100, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:367-74. 2010
    ..In conclusion, our preliminary results support the use of MWA for the treatment of small renal tumors. This technology can be applied in select patients who are not candidates for surgery, as an alternative to other ablative techniques...
  6. ncbi request reprint Endovascular treatment of anastomotic pseudoaneurysms after aorto-iliac surgical reconstruction
    Domenico Laganà
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri, 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 30:1185-91. 2007
    ..To assess the effectiveness of endovascular treatment of anastomotic pseudoaneurysms (APAs) following aorto-iliac surgical reconstruction...
  7. 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...
  8. doi request reprint Percutaneous radiofrequency thermal ablation of renal cell carcinoma: is it possible a day-hospital treatment?
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Int J Surg 6:S31-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the feasibility of the procedure in day-hospital and discuss prognostic factors, efficacy and complications of percutaneous radiofrequency ablation in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma...
  9. doi request reprint Emergency endovascular treatment of sac rupture for type IIIa endoleak in thoracic aortic aneurysm previously excluded with endovascular repair
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:857-60. 2010
    ..We report a successful emergency endovascular management of post-thoracic endovascular repair for thoracic aortic aneurysm rupture due to type IIIa endoleak...
  10. pmc Ultrasound-guided radiofrequency thermal ablation of uterine fibroids: medium-term follow-up
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:113-9. 2010
    ..In one case the clinical manifestations persisted and it was thus considered unsuccessful. In conclusion, US-guided percutaneous RFA is a safe and effective treatment even for fibroids up to 8 cm...
  11. 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...
  12. doi request reprint Ablation of painful metastatic bone tumors: a systematic review
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Int J Surg 6:S47-52. 2008
    ..Moreover, the combined treatments of ablation and cementoplastic are also useful to stabilize the bone lesion. This review article analyzes techniques and effectiveness of percutaneous treatments of skeletal metastases...
  13. doi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of a pancreatic metastasis from renal cell carcinoma: case report
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 18:64-6. 2008
    ..The pancreas is surrounded by structures such as the stomach, duodenum, and colon and concerns regarding the risks of thermal injury to these structures have limited the use of RFA for nonresectable pancreatic tumors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Combined percutaneous thrombin injection and endovascular treatment of gastroduodenal artery pseudoaneurysm (PAGD): case report
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Viale Borri, 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Emerg Radiol 14:51-4. 2007
    ..The 6-month follow-up confirmed the complete exclusion of the PAGD sac...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bleeding after percutaneous radiofrequency ablation: Successful treatment with transcatheter embolization
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 61:351-5. 2007
    ..This knowledge will provide an ability to earlier detect bleeding complications after radiofrequency ablation (RFA), to manage these complications appropriately with endovascular procedures and minimize the sequelae...
  16. 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...
  17. pmc Laparoscopic resection of a primary hydatid cyst of the adrenal gland: a case report
    Gianlorenzo Dionigi
    Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    J Med Case Reports 1:61. 2007
    ..Italy is regarded as a middle to high risk country with over 1,000 cases requiring surgery each year. Liver (45-75%) and lung (10-50%) are the most frequent locations of this parasitosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint The role of interventional radiology in the management of kidney transplant complications
    Gianpaolo Carrafiello
    Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese
    Radiol Med 110:249-61. 2005
    ..To evaluate the role and the effectiveness of interventional radiology in the treatment of renal transplant complications...
  19. doi request reprint Analysis of achilles tendon vascularity with second-generation contrast-enhanced ultrasound
    Eugenio Genovese
    Department of Radiology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    J Clin Ultrasound 39:141-5. 2011
    ..To compare morphological, power Doppler, and contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) features of the Achilles tendon between asymptomatic athletes and athletes who had undergone surgical repair of a previous rupture...
  20. ncbi request reprint Preoperative assessment of rectal cancer stage: state of the art
    Francesca Rovera
    Clinical Lecturer, Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Insubria, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Fondazione Macchi, Viale Borri 57, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Expert Rev Med Devices 4:517-22. 2007
    ..In this review, the authors analyze and discuss the more recent diagnostic techniques for an accurate preoperative staging of rectal cancer, highlighting each method's advantages and limits for their routine use in clinical practice...