Antonio Rossillo

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary vein stenosis after radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation: functional characterization, evolution, and influence of the ablation strategy
    Eduardo B Saad
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Circulation 108:3102-7. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Role of anticoagulation therapy after pulmonary vein antrum isolation for atrial fibrillation treatment
    Antonio Rossillo
    Department of Cardiology, Umberto I Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:51-5. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Novel ICE-guided registration strategy for integration of electroanatomical mapping with three-dimensional CT/MR images to guide catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Antonio Rossillo
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation and Arrhythmologic Center of Cardiovascular Department, Umberto I Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:374-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Role of transoesophageal echocardiography in evaluating the effect of catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation on anatomy and function of the pulmonary veins
    Bruno De Piccoli
    Cardiovascular Department, Umberto I Hospital, Via Circonvallazione 50, 30171 Venice Mestre, Italy
    Europace 10:1079-84. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The risk of thromboembolism and need for oral anticoagulation after successful atrial fibrillation ablation
    Sakis Themistoclakis
    Dell Angelo Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:735-43. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Clinical predictors and relationship between early and late atrial tachyarrhythmias after pulmonary vein antrum isolation
    Sakis Themistoclakis
    Cardiovascular Department, Umberto I Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    Heart Rhythm 5:679-85. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic fiberoptic assessment of balloon occlusion of the pulmonary vein ostium in humans: comparison with phased-array intracardiac echocardiography
    Sakis Themistoclakis
    Department of Cardiology, Umberto I Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    Heart Rhythm 3:44-9. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy, safety, and outcome of atrial fibrillation ablation in septuagenarians
    Andrea Corrado
    Section of Pacing and Electrophysiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:807-11. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Should the "scalpel" be preferred to catheter ablation to cure atrial fibrillation?
    Antonio Rossillo
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:1296-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence of atrial fibrillation post-cavotricuspid isthmus ablation in patients with typical atrial flutter: left-atrial size as an independent predictor of atrial fibrillation recurrence
    Keith Ellis
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:799-802. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary vein stenosis after radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation: functional characterization, evolution, and influence of the ablation strategy
    Eduardo B Saad
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Circulation 108:3102-7. 2003
    ..Pulmonary vein (PV) stenosis is a complication of ablation for atrial fibrillation. The impact of different ablation strategies on the incidence of PV stenosis and its functional characterization has not been described...
  2. doi request reprint Role of anticoagulation therapy after pulmonary vein antrum isolation for atrial fibrillation treatment
    Antonio Rossillo
    Department of Cardiology, Umberto I Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:51-5. 2008
    ..In the present study, we evaluated the incidence of CVA following the interruption of OAT 3 months after ICE-PVAI...
  3. doi request reprint Novel ICE-guided registration strategy for integration of electroanatomical mapping with three-dimensional CT/MR images to guide catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Antonio Rossillo
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation and Arrhythmologic Center of Cardiovascular Department, Umberto I Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 20:374-8. 2009
    ..In the present study, we compared an ICE-guided landmark registration with an ICE-guided focused endocardial surface registration...
  4. doi request reprint Role of transoesophageal echocardiography in evaluating the effect of catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation on anatomy and function of the pulmonary veins
    Bruno De Piccoli
    Cardiovascular Department, Umberto I Hospital, Via Circonvallazione 50, 30171 Venice Mestre, Italy
    Europace 10:1079-84. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the possible morphological and functional consequences of this procedure on PV during a 12-month follow-up...
  5. doi request reprint The risk of thromboembolism and need for oral anticoagulation after successful atrial fibrillation ablation
    Sakis Themistoclakis
    Dell Angelo Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:735-43. 2010
    ..The aim of this multicenter study was to evaluate the safety of discontinuing oral anticoagulation therapy (OAT) after apparently successful pulmonary vein isolation...
  6. doi request reprint Clinical predictors and relationship between early and late atrial tachyarrhythmias after pulmonary vein antrum isolation
    Sakis Themistoclakis
    Cardiovascular Department, Umberto I Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    Heart Rhythm 5:679-85. 2008
    ..Several studies have reported early (EAT) and late (LAT) atrial tachyarrhythmias following atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation, but the factors associated with them and their clinical significance are not well known...
  7. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic fiberoptic assessment of balloon occlusion of the pulmonary vein ostium in humans: comparison with phased-array intracardiac echocardiography
    Sakis Themistoclakis
    Department of Cardiology, Umberto I Hospital, Mestre Venice, Italy
    Heart Rhythm 3:44-9. 2006
    ..Anatomic pulmonary vein (PV) variants may affect the ability to position balloon catheter systems at the left atrium (LA)-PV junction with complete circumferential contact, resulting in ineffective PV isolation...
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy, safety, and outcome of atrial fibrillation ablation in septuagenarians
    Andrea Corrado
    Section of Pacing and Electrophysiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:807-11. 2008
    ..Catheter ablation is an effective treatment for atrial fibrillation (AF). The outcome of AF ablation in septuagenarians is not clear. Our aim was to evaluate success rate, outcome, and complication rate of AF ablation in septuagenarians...
  9. ncbi request reprint Should the "scalpel" be preferred to catheter ablation to cure atrial fibrillation?
    Antonio Rossillo
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:1296-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence of atrial fibrillation post-cavotricuspid isthmus ablation in patients with typical atrial flutter: left-atrial size as an independent predictor of atrial fibrillation recurrence
    Keith Ellis
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:799-802. 2007
    ..The long-term occurrence of atrial fibrillation in patients presenting with atrial flutter alone is unknown. We report the long-term follow-up in patients who underwent cavotricuspid isthmus ablation for treatment of lone atrial flutter...
  11. ncbi request reprint An integrated anatomical and electrophysiological approach to atrial fibrillation ablation
    Aldo Bonso
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 7:592-3. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Transcranial Doppler detection of microembolic signals during pulmonary vein antrum isolation: implications for titration of radiofrequency energy
    Fethi Kilicaslan
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Section of Pacing and Electrophysiology, Department of Cardiology, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:495-501. 2006
    ..Microembolic signals (MES) have been associated with stroke and neurological impairment. However, the incidence of MES during PVAI, and their relationship to microbubble formation and radiofrequency (RF) parameters are unknown...
  13. ncbi request reprint Embolic events and char formation during pulmonary vein isolation in patients with atrial fibrillation: impact of different anticoagulation regimens and importance of intracardiac echo imaging
    Oussama M Wazni
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:576-81. 2005
    ..8% of patients. In this study, we report the incidence of char formation and embolic events with different anticoagulation protocols prospectively changed to reduce such complication...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of age on the outcome of pulmonary vein isolation for atrial fibrillation using circular mapping technique and cooled-tip ablation catheter:
    Mandeep Bhargava
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, Section of Pacing and Electrophysiology, Department of Cardiology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 15:8-13. 2004
    ..PVI is an evolving technique for the management of atrial fibrillation (AF). The impact of age on the risks, outcomes, and complications of PVI has not been well defined...
  15. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation vs antiarrhythmic drugs as first-line treatment of symptomatic atrial fibrillation: a randomized trial
    Oussama M Wazni
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Center for Atrial Fibrillation, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    JAMA 293:2634-40. 2005
    ..Pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) with radiofrequency ablation may cure AF, obviating the need for antiarrhythmic drugs and anticoagulation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary vein isolation for the treatment of atrial fibrillation in patients with impaired systolic function
    Michael S Chen
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:1004-9. 2004
    ..We aimed to determine the safety and efficacy of pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) in atrial fibrillation (AF) patients with impaired left ventricular (LV) systolic function...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary vein antrum isolation for treatment of atrial fibrillation in patients with valvular heart disease or prior open heart surgery
    Yaariv Khaykin
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    Heart Rhythm 1:33-9. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to assess the safety and efficacy of pulmonary vein antrum isolation in patients with moderate valvular heart disease or open-heart surgery and atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mode of initiation and ablation of ventricular fibrillation storms in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy
    Nassir F Marrouche
    Section of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, Department of Cardiology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 43:1715-20. 2004
    ..We report on the initiation of ventricular fibrillation (VF) storm in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy (ICM) and the results of targeted ablation to treat VF storm...
  19. ncbi request reprint Use of ibutilide in cardioversion of patients with atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter treated with class IC agents
    Richard H Hongo
    University of California, San Francisco 94143 1354, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:864-8. 2004
    ..We sought to assess the efficacy and safety of ibutilide cardioversion for those with atrial fibrillation (AF) or atrial flutter (AFL) receiving long-term treatmentwith class IC agents...
  20. ncbi request reprint Response to pharmacological challenge of dissociated pulmonary vein rhythm
    Nassir Marrouche
    Center for Atrial Fibrillation, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:122-6. 2005
    ..Dissociated pulmonary vein rhythm...
  21. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic postatrial fibrillation ablation left atrial tachycardia/flutter: how to prevent and treat it?
    Antonio Raviele
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:298-301. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Anatomic location of pulmonary vein electrical disconnection with balloon-based catheter ablation
    Karen P Phillips
    Section of Pacing and Electrophysiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:14-8. 2008
    ..We sought to evaluate the precise anatomic level of PV electrical disconnection with current design balloon-based catheters...
  23. ncbi request reprint Intracardiac echocardiography for implantation of LAA occlusion devices: a further step toward the ICE era?
    Sakis Themistoclakis
    Heart Rhythm 4:572-4. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Phrenic nerve injury after catheter ablation: should we worry about this complication?
    Rong Bai
    Department of Cardiology, Section of Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:944-8. 2006
    ..Phrenic nerve injury (PNI) is a complication that can occur with catheter ablation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term success of substrate-based mapping and ablation of ventricular tachycardia in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia
    Atul Verma
    Section of Pacing and Electrophysiology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Circulation 111:3209-16. 2005
    ..Substrate-based mapping and ablation may overcome these limitations. We report the results and success of substrate-based VT ablation in ARVD...