Carlo Rostagno

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Surgical treatment in active infective endocarditis: results of a four-year experience
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica, Universita di Firenze, 50134 Firenze, Italy
    ISRN Cardiol 2011:492543. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing surgical revascularization: an update on pharmacologic prophylaxis
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica Medico Chirurgica Universita, di Firenze, Firenze, Italia
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 10:325-38. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Usefulness of NT-pro-BNP and echocardiography in the diagnosis of subclinical clozapine-related cardiotoxicity
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica, Universita di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:712-6. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Does a subclinical cardiotoxic effect of clozapine exist? Results from a follow-up pilot study
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica, Universita di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 10:148-53. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Beta-blocker and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor may limit certain cardiac adverse effects of clozapine
    Carlo Rostagno
    Cardiologia Generale, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:280-3. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Preserved systolic ventricular function heart failure patients referred to a division of internal medicine
    Carlo Rostagno
    Department of Internal Medicine, AOU Careggi, Firenze, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 19:511-5. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Six minute walk test: a simple and useful test to evaluate functional capacity in patients with heart failure
    Carlo Rostagno
    SOD Cardiologia Generale 1, AOU Careggi Firenze, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134, Firenze, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 3:205-12. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Recent developments in pharmacologic prophylaxis of atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing surgical revascularization
    Carlo Rostagno
    Cardiologia Generale 1, AOU Careggi, Firenze, Italia
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 7:137-46. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery: incidence, risk factors, and economic burden
    Carlo Rostagno
    Department Critical Area, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 24:952-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint An unusual case of pulmonary hypertension in a young male
    Carlo Rostagno
    General Cardiology 1, Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 1:127-32. 2006

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Surgical treatment in active infective endocarditis: results of a four-year experience
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica, Universita di Firenze, 50134 Firenze, Italy
    ISRN Cardiol 2011:492543. 2011
    ..Conclusions. Our results suggest that with proper surgical treatment patients with active endocarditis discharged alive from hospital have a survival >90% at 18 months with a low recurrence rate...
  2. ncbi request reprint Atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing surgical revascularization: an update on pharmacologic prophylaxis
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica Medico Chirurgica Universita, di Firenze, Firenze, Italia
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 10:325-38. 2012
    ..Aim of the present review was to update the current practice and report the recent results of research in the prophylaxis of atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing CABG...
  3. doi request reprint Usefulness of NT-pro-BNP and echocardiography in the diagnosis of subclinical clozapine-related cardiotoxicity
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica, Universita di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:712-6. 2011
    ..A subclinical cardiotoxic effect might be diagnosed using echocardiography and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide assay...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does a subclinical cardiotoxic effect of clozapine exist? Results from a follow-up pilot study
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica, Universita di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 10:148-53. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate by serial echocardiography and dosage of NT-pro-BNP, whether, in previously healthy subjects, long term therapy with clozapine may lead to subclinical cardiac toxicity...
  5. doi request reprint Beta-blocker and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor may limit certain cardiac adverse effects of clozapine
    Carlo Rostagno
    Cardiologia Generale, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:280-3. 2008
    ..beta-Blockers and ACE inhibitors may allow resumption of clozapine in refractory schizophrenia in whom it was withdrawn for cardiotoxicity. A large-scale investigation may be useful to confirm the present observations...
  6. doi request reprint Preserved systolic ventricular function heart failure patients referred to a division of internal medicine
    Carlo Rostagno
    Department of Internal Medicine, AOU Careggi, Firenze, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 19:511-5. 2008
    ..45). The aim of this study was to evaluate survival and prognostic value of several functional parameters in PSVF-HF patients admitted to a department of internal medicine...
  7. doi request reprint Six minute walk test: a simple and useful test to evaluate functional capacity in patients with heart failure
    Carlo Rostagno
    SOD Cardiologia Generale 1, AOU Careggi Firenze, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134, Firenze, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 3:205-12. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint Recent developments in pharmacologic prophylaxis of atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing surgical revascularization
    Carlo Rostagno
    Cardiologia Generale 1, AOU Careggi, Firenze, Italia
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 7:137-46. 2009
    ..These two prophylactic regimens are not mutually exclusive and some data suggest that their association may be useful to further decrease the risk of POAF...
  9. doi request reprint Atrial fibrillation after cardiac surgery: incidence, risk factors, and economic burden
    Carlo Rostagno
    Department Critical Area, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 24:952-8. 2010
    ..To evaluate the incidence of postoperative atrial fibrillation (POAF), the predisposing factors, the results of treatment before discharge, and the impact on duration and costs of hospitalization...
  10. ncbi request reprint An unusual case of pulmonary hypertension in a young male
    Carlo Rostagno
    General Cardiology 1, Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 1:127-32. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Active infective endocarditis: Clinical characteristics and factors related to hospital mortality
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica, Universita di Firenze, Italy
    Cardiol J 17:566-73. 2010
    ..Little information exists on the clinical characteristics and factors related to hospital mortality in patients with active infective endocarditis referred for surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of 6-minute walk corridor test in patients with mild to moderate heart failure: comparison with other methods of functional evaluation
    Carlo Rostagno
    U O Clinica Medica e Cardiologia, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Eur J Heart Fail 5:247-52. 2003
    ..The study was designed to evaluate the prognostic value of the 6-min walk test (6MWT) in patients with mild to moderate congestive heart failure (CHF)...
  13. doi request reprint Prognostic value of Doppler-derived mitral deceleration time on left ventricular reverse remodelling after undersized mitral annuloplasty
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Department of Heart and Vessels, Experimental Surgery Unit, Cardiac Surgery, Careggi Hospital, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Eur J Echocardiogr 9:631-40. 2008
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  14. doi request reprint Left ventricular diastolic function after restrictive mitral ring annuloplasty in chronic ischemic mitral regurgitation and its predictive value on outcome and recurrence of regurgitation
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Cardiac Surgery Dept of Heart and Vessels, Experimental Surgery Unit, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 132:419-28. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Does preoperative tethering symmetry affect left ventricular reverse remodeling after restrictive annuloplasty?
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Experimental Surgery Unit, Cardiac Surgery, Department of Heart and Vessels, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 141:182-91. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that a preoperative symmetric pattern with anterior mitral leaflet (AML) tethering predominance is related to lack of LVRR after restrictive annuloplasty...
  16. doi request reprint Left ventricular reverse remodeling after undersized mitral ring annuloplasty in patients with ischemic regurgitation
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Experimental Surgery Unit, Cardiac Surgery Unit, Department of Heart and Vessels, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 85:1319-30. 2008
    ..This study examines the difference in the benefit of UMRA on clinical end points and recurrence of mitral regurgitation between responders and nonresponders of left ventricular reverse remodeling...
  17. doi request reprint Insights on left ventricular and valvular mechanisms of recurrent ischemic mitral regurgitation after restrictive annuloplasty and coronary artery bypass grafting
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Experimental Surgery Unit, Cardiac Surgery, Department of Heart and Vessels, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:507-18. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Emergency surgery for native mitral valve endocarditis: the impact of septic and cardiogenic shock
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Department of Heart and Vessels, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1469-76. 2012
    ..This multicenter study analyzed the impact of the etiology of shock on early and late outcome in patients with ANMVE...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of 6-minute walk corridor testing in women with mild to moderate heart failure
    Carlo Rostagno
    Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Ital Heart J 3:109-13. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to prospectively assess the prognostic value of 6 MWT in women with mild to moderate congestive heart failure...
  20. doi request reprint Cardiac surgery in type-1-myotonic muscular dystrophy (Steinert syndrome) associated to Barlow disease
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Experimental Surgery Unit, Cardiac Surgery, Department of Heart and Vessels, Careggi Hospital, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134, Florence, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:222-6. 2008
    ..Hypothermic CPB and hyperkalemic cardioplegia can be safely employed in patients with Steinert syndrome requiring complex cardiac surgery. Further large studies are necessary to confirm our findings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Small-dose recombinant activated factor VII (NovoSeven) in cardiac surgery
    Stefano Romagnoli
    Department of Cardiac Surgery Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Anesth Analg 102:1320-6. 2006
    ..0001) and had infrequent surgical re-exploration (chi2 = 16.2,P < 0.0001). Small-dose rFVIIa showed satisfactory results in cardiac patients with intractable bleeding. Further randomized studies are necessary to confirm our findings...
  22. ncbi request reprint Five-year echocardiographic results of combined undersized mitral ring annuloplasty and coronary artery bypass grafting for chronic ischaemic mitral regurgitation
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Department of Heart and Vessels, Careggi HospitalViale Morgagni 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Eur Heart J 29:231-40. 2008
    ..We present 5-year echocardiographic results of combined undersizing mitral ring annuloplasty (UMRA) and coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) in chronic ischaemic mitral regurgitation (CIMR)...
  23. doi request reprint Right ventricular myxoma detected incidentally in a young athlete
    Giorgio Galanti
    Post Graduate School of Sport Medicine, AOU Careggi, Firenze, Italy
    Clin J Sport Med 18:295-7. 2008
  24. doi request reprint Surgical RF ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients undergoing mitral valve repair for Barlow disease
    Carlo Rostagno
    Dipartimento Area Critica Università degli Studi di Firenze, Florence, Italy
    Cardiology 125:141-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this investigation was to prospectively evaluate the radiofrequency ablation of AF in patients undergoing MVR for severe regurgitation due to Barlow disease...
  25. doi request reprint Coronary embolism following valve surgery
    Sabina Caciolli
    Division of Cardiology, University of Florence and Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:406-7. 2008
    ..Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction 3 flow was restored...
  26. ncbi request reprint Influence of endothelial nitric oxide synthase gene polymorphisms (G894T, 4a4b, T-786C) and hyperhomocysteinemia on the predisposition to acute coronary syndromes
    Cinzia Fatini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Section of Clinical Medicine and Cardiology, Thrombosis Centre, Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Am Heart J 147:516-21. 2004
    ..In this study we investigated the role of endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) polymorphisms as predisposing factors to acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Early postoperative outcome and hemodynamic performance of the sorin pericarbon stentless aortic valve
    Massimo Bonacchi
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Policlinico Careggi, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 11:703-9. 2002
    ..Stentless aortic bioprostheses offer potential advantages in terms of durability and hemodynamic performance. The study aim was to evaluate the early postoperative performance of the Sorin Pericarbon stentless bioprosthesis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Transient severe symptomatic pulmonary hypertension as onset symptom in multiple myeloma
    Carlo Rostagno
    Ann Hematol 85:627-8. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Transpharyngeal ultrasonography for cannulation of the internal jugular vein
    Sergio Bevilacqua
    Anesthesiology 102:873-4. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint A complex triple valve repair in a young rheumatic patient
    Sandro Gelsomino
    Cardiac Surgery Unit, Careggi Hospital, Viale Morgagni, 85 50134 Firenze
    Ital Heart J 4:884-7. 2003
    ..Multiple repair is advisable for patients living in many areas of the Third World, where the safety of long-term anticoagulation cannot be assured...