Raffaele Calabro

Summary

Affiliation: Second University of Naples
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Impairment of circulating endothelial progenitors in Down syndrome
    Valerio Costa
    Institute of Genetics and Biophysics A, Buzzati Traverso, IGB CNR, Naples, Italy
    BMC Med Genomics 3:40. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint [Organization of care for adults with congenital heart disease]
    Raffaele Calabro
    U O S Cardiopatie Congenite dell Adulto GUCH Unit, Seconda Universita degli Studi, A O Monaldi, Napoli
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 7:336-43. 2006
  3. pmc Complete atrioventricular canal
    Raffaele Calabro
    Cardiologia Pediatrica, Azienda Ospedaliera Monaldi, Via Bianchi Leonardo, 80131 Napoli, Italy
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 1:8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Short-term electrogeometric atrial remodelling after percutaneous atrial septal defect closure
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Division of Cardiology, A O Monaldi, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:789-93. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Assessment of left-ventricular mass and remodeling in obese adolescents: M-mode, 2D or 3D echocardiography?
    Giuseppe Pacileo
    Department of Cardiology, Second University, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:144-9. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Left ventricle myocardial mechanics and textural properties in patients with Williams syndrome
    Marina Verrengia
    Pediatric Cardiology, Second University, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:330-6. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Pulmonary artery growth after palliation of congenital heart disease with duct-dependent pulmonary circulation: arterial duct stenting versus surgical shunt
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Division of Cardiology, A O Monaldi, Second University of Naples, Via Vito Lembo 14, 84131 Salerno, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:2180-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [Obesity in children and hypertension]
    Giovanni Di Salvo
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Divisione di Cardiologia Pediatrica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 9:394-401. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Echocardiography in congenital heart disease: usefulness, limits and new techniques
    Giuseppe Pacileo
    Paediatric Cardiology, Second University, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:17-22. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Late percutaneous re-canalization of arterial duct-dependent isolated pulmonary artery
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, A O Monaldi, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:196-8. 2010

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Publications32

  1. pmc Impairment of circulating endothelial progenitors in Down syndrome
    Valerio Costa
    Institute of Genetics and Biophysics A, Buzzati Traverso, IGB CNR, Naples, Italy
    BMC Med Genomics 3:40. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to elucidate some features of circulating endothelial progenitor cells in the context of this syndrome...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Organization of care for adults with congenital heart disease]
    Raffaele Calabro
    U O S Cardiopatie Congenite dell Adulto GUCH Unit, Seconda Universita degli Studi, A O Monaldi, Napoli
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 7:336-43. 2006
    ....
  3. pmc Complete atrioventricular canal
    Raffaele Calabro
    Cardiologia Pediatrica, Azienda Ospedaliera Monaldi, Via Bianchi Leonardo, 80131 Napoli, Italy
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 1:8. 2006
    ..Medical treatment (digitalis, diuretics, vasodilators) plays a role only as a bridge toward surgery, usually performed between the 3rd and 6th month of life...
  4. doi request reprint Short-term electrogeometric atrial remodelling after percutaneous atrial septal defect closure
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Division of Cardiology, A O Monaldi, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:789-93. 2008
    ..Avoiding atrial incision, percutaneous ASD closure should result in atrial unloading and arrhythmic risk decrease. This study evaluated the atrial short-term electrogeometric effects of percutaneous ASD closure...
  5. doi request reprint Assessment of left-ventricular mass and remodeling in obese adolescents: M-mode, 2D or 3D echocardiography?
    Giuseppe Pacileo
    Department of Cardiology, Second University, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:144-9. 2013
    ..In addition, the role of systemic hypertension on LVM in obese adolescents has not been adequately investigated...
  6. ncbi request reprint Left ventricle myocardial mechanics and textural properties in patients with Williams syndrome
    Marina Verrengia
    Pediatric Cardiology, Second University, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:330-6. 2007
    ..To study left ventricular mechanics and textural properties in patients with Williams syndrome to define the impact of left ventricular hypertrophy on the functional findings...
  7. doi request reprint Pulmonary artery growth after palliation of congenital heart disease with duct-dependent pulmonary circulation: arterial duct stenting versus surgical shunt
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Division of Cardiology, A O Monaldi, Second University of Naples, Via Vito Lembo 14, 84131 Salerno, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:2180-6. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint [Obesity in children and hypertension]
    Giovanni Di Salvo
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Divisione di Cardiologia Pediatrica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 9:394-401. 2008
    ..The aim of this review is to discuss the main mechanisms that link obesity to cardiovascular disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Echocardiography in congenital heart disease: usefulness, limits and new techniques
    Giuseppe Pacileo
    Paediatric Cardiology, Second University, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 8:17-22. 2007
    ..However, long-term follow-up studies will be necessary to better define their real impact in the clinical setting...
  10. doi request reprint Late percutaneous re-canalization of arterial duct-dependent isolated pulmonary artery
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, A O Monaldi, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:196-8. 2010
    ..After this hybrid approach, the baby was discharged under mild anticongestive therapy in view of a later surgical repair...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Heart failure in a subject treated with anthracyclines in childhood: myocardial dysfunction is not always the only reason of it]
    Diana Iarussi
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Cardiotoraciche e Respiratorie, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli
    Ital Heart J Suppl 5:294-7. 2004
    ..The myocardial ischemia, which is present in pulmonary embolism, probably worsened the left ventricular systolic function and caused congestive heart failure...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Quantitative evaluation of regional myocardial function using strain and strain rate imaging: normal values in pediatric age]
    Giovanni Di Salvo
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Divisione di Cardiologia Pediatrica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, A O Monaldi, Napoli
    Ital Heart J Suppl 6:420-6. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to provide normal value for epsilon and SR in pediatric age...
  13. doi request reprint Transcatheter ductal stenting in critical neonatal Ebstein's anomaly
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Division of Cardiology and Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Second University of Naples, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:419-22. 2008
    ..In this setting, percutaneous ductal stenting using high-flexibility coronary stents might be a highly cost-effective alternative to systemic-to-pulmonary shunt...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of ventricular function in the fetus]
    Giovanni Di Salvo
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Seconda Universita degli Studi, A O Monaldi, Napoli
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 10:499-508. 2009
    ..The purpose of this review is to summarize the main parameters and echocardiographic techniques for the assessment of heart rhythm and function: two-dimensional echocardiography, Doppler, tissue Doppler, and two-dimensional strain...
  15. doi request reprint Stenting of bilateral arterial ducts in complex congenital heart disease
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Division of Cardiology, A O Monaldi, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:842-5. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Early electrical and geometric changes after percutaneous closure of large atrial septal defect
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, A O Monaldi, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 93:876-80. 2004
    ..In conclusion, regardless of age at procedure, percutaneous ASD closure results in early striking electrical and geometric cardiac changes that may be beneficial during long-term follow-up...
  17. ncbi request reprint Backscatter evaluation of myocardial functional and textural findings in children with right ventricular pressure and/or volume overload
    Giuseppe Pacileo
    Paediatric Cardiology, Second University, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 93:594-7. 2004
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Cardioembolic stroke: who is the guilty?
    Giampiero Gaio
    Department of Cardiology, A O Monaldi, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:370-2. 2011
    ..In conclusion, patent foramen ovale is just one of the potential causes of cardioembolic stroke and a thorough diagnostic workup is mandatory after a cryptogenic stroke to rule out any additional source of paradoxical embolism...
  19. ncbi request reprint [New echocardiographic techniques in the study of coronary artery disease: strain and strain rate]
    Giovanni Di Salvo
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, A O Monaldi, Napoli
    Ital Heart J Suppl 6:17-24. 2005
    ..The present review discusses the most recent developments in the application of strain/strain rate in coronary artery disease...
  20. doi request reprint Symptomatic aorto-pulmonary collaterals early after arterial switch operation
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Cardiology and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, A O Monaldi, 2nd University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:838-41. 2008
    ..Percutaneous coil embolization of these anomalous vessels resulted in sudden weaning from mechanical ventilation and hospital discharge in a few weeks...
  21. ncbi request reprint [New antithrombotic drugs in cardiovascular disease]
    Paolo Golino
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Cardio Toraciche e Respiratorie, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 7:109-18. 2006
    ..Many of these compounds did not achieve full development, but others are presently available for the clinician. The present review paper will focus on these new therapeutic strategies developed in the last 10 years...
  22. ncbi request reprint Endocarditis abscess of the aortic annulus involving the left ventricular inferior wall and causing a moderate aortic systolic obstruction: diagnosis by transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography
    Diana Iarussi
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Cardio Chirurgiche, Toraciche e Respiratorie, Seconda Universita, Naples, Italy
    Echocardiography 20:63-6. 2003
    ..The diagnosis was provided by a combination of TTE and TEE examination and was confirmed by cardiac surgery...
  23. doi request reprint Adipose tissue-mediated inflammation: the missing link between obesity and cardiovascular disease?
    Paolo Calabro
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiothoracic Sciences, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 4:25-34. 2009
    ..This production of pro-atherogenic substances is of particular interest since an increase in the plasma levels of these mediators may provide a novel mechanistic link between obesity and its vascular complications...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparison of left ventricular function by echocardiogram in patients with Wilms' tumor treated with anthracyclines versus those not so treated
    Diana Iarussi
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Cardio Chirurgiche, Toraciche e Respiratorie, Naples, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 92:359-61. 2003
    ..A large percentage of patients treated with anthracycline presented with increased end-systolic wall stress. Results indicate that there is a high incidence of subclinical cardiovascular abnormalities in such patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity in children with cancer: strategies for prevention and management
    Diana Iarussi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cardiotoraciche e Respiratorie, Seconda Universita di Napoli, Naples, Italy
    Paediatr Drugs 7:67-76. 2005
    ..Many drugs are available to treat children with CHF due to anthracycline treatment, but they are only palliative...
  26. doi request reprint The role of adiposity as a determinant of an inflammatory milieu
    Paolo Calabro
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiothoracic Sciences, Second University of Naples, A O Monaldi, Naples, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:450-60. 2008
    ....
  27. doi request reprint New and low-cost auto-algometry for screening hypertension-associated hypoalgesia
    Andrea Viggiano
    Department of Study of Institutions and Territorial Systems, University of Naples Parthenope, Napoli, Italy
    Pain Pract 9:260-5. 2009
    ..The aim of the present work was to measure the pain threshold in hypertensive patients with a new auto-algometry method...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Doppler myocardial imaging in the evaluation of the athlete's heart]
    Antonello D'Andrea
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli
    Ital Heart J Suppl 4:635-44. 2003
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint [A new echocardiographic approach to evaluate myocardial function in congenital cardiopathies: strain and strain rate imaging]
    Giovanni Di Salvo
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, A O Monaldi, Napoli
    Ital Heart J Suppl 4:375-82. 2003
    ..This review will give an introduction to the principles behind the technique and how data are acquired and processed. It will also discuss the findings of clinical studies based on this new technique...
  30. ncbi request reprint [The role of transesophageal echocardiography in the assessment of the embolic risk during infective endocarditis: a critical review]
    Giovanni Di Salvo
    Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli
    Ital Heart J Suppl 5:687-93. 2004
    ..This review is focused on the role of echocardiography, especially transesophageal echocardiography, in predicting embolic events and in the clinical and therapeutic management of patients with infective endocarditis...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Biventricular heart failure in patient treated with anthracycline in childhood: myocardial dysfunction is not always the cause]
    Diana Iarussi
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Cardiotoraciche e Respiratorie, Azienda Ospedaliera Monaldi, Napoli
    Ital Heart J Suppl 5:294-7. 2004
    ..The myocardial ischemia, which is present in pulmonary embolism, probably worsened the left ventricular systolic function and caused congestive heart failure...
  32. ncbi request reprint One-step treatment of patent ductus arteriosus and pulmonary artery stenosis by cardiac catheterization
    Giuseppe Santoro
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, A O Monaldi, II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 59:271-5; discussion 276. 2003
    ..This article reports on a patient with a trivial PDA and severe PA stenosis erroneously diagnosed as moderate PDA. He was successfully submitted to simultaneous PA stenting and PDA embolization...