Riccardo Cappato

Summary

Affiliation: San Donato Milanese
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Updated worldwide survey on the methods, efficacy, and safety of catheter ablation for human atrial fibrillation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS, Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:32-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Subcutaneous chronic implantable defibrillation systems in humans
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, University of Milan, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 34:325-32. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Illicit drugs and cardiac arrhythmias in athletes
    Francesco Furlanello
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, Department of Cardiology, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:487-94. 2007
  4. doi request reprint J wave, QRS slurring, and ST elevation in athletes with cardiac arrest in the absence of heart disease: marker of risk or innocent bystander?
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:305-11. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and causes of fatal outcome in catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:1798-803. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Worldwide survey on the methods, efficacy, and safety of catheter ablation for human atrial fibrillation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Circulation 111:1100-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic effects of illicit drugs in athletes
    Francesco Furlanello
    Center of Clinical Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, Istituto Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, San Donato, Milanese, MI, Italy
    Ital Heart J 4:829-37. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective assessment of late conduction recurrence across radiofrequency lesions producing electrical disconnection at the pulmonary vein ostium in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, Policlinico San Donato, vie Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Circulation 108:1599-604. 2003
  9. doi request reprint An unusual case of permanent junctional reciprocating tachycardia: Successful ablation at the mitral annulus-aorta junction
    Hussam Ali
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 23:213-7. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility of defibrillation and automatic arrhythmia detection using an exclusively subcutaneous defibrillator system in canines
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, I R C C S Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:77-82. 2013

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Updated worldwide survey on the methods, efficacy, and safety of catheter ablation for human atrial fibrillation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS, Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:32-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide an updated worldwide report on the methods, efficacy, and safety of catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  2. doi request reprint Subcutaneous chronic implantable defibrillation systems in humans
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, University of Milan, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 34:325-32. 2012
    ..These data show that the S-ICD systems here consistently detected and converted VF induced at time of implant as well as sustained ventricular tachyarrhythmias occurring during follow-up (248)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Illicit drugs and cardiac arrhythmias in athletes
    Francesco Furlanello
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, Department of Cardiology, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 14:487-94. 2007
    ....
  4. doi request reprint J wave, QRS slurring, and ST elevation in athletes with cardiac arrest in the absence of heart disease: marker of risk or innocent bystander?
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 3:305-11. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate whether QRS-ST changes are markers of cardiac arrest (CA) of unexplained cause or sudden death in athletes...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and causes of fatal outcome in catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:1798-803. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide a systematic multicenter survey on the incidence and causes of death occurring in the setting of or as a consequence of catheter ablation (CA) of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Worldwide survey on the methods, efficacy, and safety of catheter ablation for human atrial fibrillation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Circulation 111:1100-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a worldwide survey investigating the methods, efficacy, and safety of catheter ablation (CA) of atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Arrhythmogenic effects of illicit drugs in athletes
    Francesco Furlanello
    Center of Clinical Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, Istituto Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, San Donato, Milanese, MI, Italy
    Ital Heart J 4:829-37. 2003
    ..On the other hand, in the presence of latent underlying arrhythmogenic heart disease including some inherited cardiomyopathies at risk of sudden cardiac death, illicit drugs could induce severe cardiac arrhythmic effects...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective assessment of late conduction recurrence across radiofrequency lesions producing electrical disconnection at the pulmonary vein ostium in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, Policlinico San Donato, vie Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Circulation 108:1599-604. 2003
    ..In patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) undergoing radiofrequency (RF) electrical disconnection of multiple pulmonary veins (PVs), the incidence of late conduction recurrences has not been systematically determined...
  9. doi request reprint An unusual case of permanent junctional reciprocating tachycardia: Successful ablation at the mitral annulus-aorta junction
    Hussam Ali
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 23:213-7. 2008
    ..Catheter ablation of this accessory pathway (Coumel type) at the mitral annulus-aorta junction offers insights on a rare anatomical location of PJRT...
  10. doi request reprint Feasibility of defibrillation and automatic arrhythmia detection using an exclusively subcutaneous defibrillator system in canines
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, I R C C S Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 24:77-82. 2013
    ..This study reports the experimental process leading to development of an automatic totally subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillator (SICD) system engineered for human use...
  11. doi request reprint Radiofrequency catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in athletes referred for disabling symptoms preventing usual training schedule and sport competition
    Francesco Furlanello
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS, Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:457-62. 2008
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate the effectiveness of CA of idiopathic AF in athletes with palpitations impairing physical performance and compromising eligibility for competitive activities...
  12. doi request reprint [Subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillators]
    Francesco Furlanello
    Centro di Elettrofisiologia ed Aritmologia Clinica, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 13:41S-45S. 2012
    ..In addition, subcutaneous ICDs can be used in children, young subjects and athletes, and in all patients for whom venous access may be difficult to achieve...
  13. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up free of ventricular fibrillation recurrence after resuscitated cardiac arrest in a myotonic dystrophy type 1 patient
    Valeria A Sansone
    Department of Neurology, University of Milan, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Italy
    Europace 11:1243-4. 2009
    ..We describe a 38-year-old man in whom the diagnosis of DM1 was made 8 years after occurrence of cardiac arrest owing to ventricular fibrillation and discuss management of DM1 patients at risk for sudden cardiac death...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical efficacy of ivabradine in patients with inappropriate sinus tachycardia: a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, crossover evaluation
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, I R C C S Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 60:1323-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the role of ivabradine in the treatment of symptomatic inappropriate sinus tachycardia using a double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover design...
  15. doi request reprint Fontan conversion with concomitant arrhythmia surgery for the failing atriopulmonary connections: mid-term results from a single centre
    Anuradha Sridhar
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Adult with Congenital Heart Disease, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Cardiovascular Center E Malan, University of Milan, Italy
    Cardiol Young 21:665-9. 2011
    ..Conversion to total cavopulmonary connection with concomitant arrhythmia surgery is a promising treatment but optimal timing of the procedure remains controversial...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prospective assessment of integrating the existing emergency medical system with automated external defibrillators fully operated by volunteers and laypersons for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: the Brescia Early Defibrillation Study (BEDS)
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmias and Electrophysiology Center, Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan, Via Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Eur Heart J 27:553-61. 2006
    ..There are few data on the outcomes of cardiac arrest (CA) victims when the defibrillation capability of broad rural and urban territories is fully operated by volunteers and laypersons...
  17. doi request reprint Development of an entirely subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
    Pier Paolo Lupo
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    Prog Cardiovasc Dis 54:493-7. 2012
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  18. doi request reprint Percutaneous closure of multiple defects of the atrial septum: procedural results and long-term follow-up
    Gianfranco Butera
    Pediatric Cardiology and GUCH Unit, Policlinico San Donato IRCCS, Via Morandi 30, San Donato Milanese MI, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 76:121-8. 2010
    ..The percutaneous closure of single atrial septal defect (ASD) is a valid alternative to surgery. Objectives: To assess the feasibility of percutaneous treatment of multiple ASDs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of arrhythmias in adults with congenital heart defects
    Alessandro Giamberti
    Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Department GUCH Unit, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato M se MI, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 129:37-41. 2008
    ..We present the results of our preliminary experience with intraoperative monopolar irrigated radiofrequency ablation (IRA) in adults with CHD undergoing elective cardiac surgery...
  20. ncbi request reprint Response to programmed ventricular stimulation and clinical outcome in cardiac arrest survivors receiving randomised assignment to implantable cardioverter defibrillator or antiarrhythmic drug therapy
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, Istituto Policlinico San Donato, Via Morandi 30, 20097 San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
    Eur Heart J 25:642-9. 2004
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Role of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in dilated cardiomyopathy
    Riccardo Cappato
    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Center, Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 13:S106-9. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Microvolt T-wave alternans as predictor of electrophysiological testing results in professional competitive athletes
    Francesco Furlanello
    Department of Clinical Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, San Donato Milanese Hospital, Milano, Italy
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 9:201-6. 2004
    ..No data are available in populations of competitive athletes with arrhythmias that might jeopardize the pursuit of their professional career...