E Faglia

Summary

Affiliation: Sesto San Giovanni
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint When is a technically successful peripheral angioplasty effective in preventing above-the-ankle amputation in diabetic patients with critical limb ischaemia?
    E Faglia
    Diabetology Centre Diabetic Foot Centre IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Diabet Med 24:823-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of early surgical debridement and revascularization in patients with diabetes and deep foot space abscess: retrospective review of 106 patients with diabetes
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetology Unit Diabetic Foot Center, IRCCS Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    J Foot Ankle Surg 45:220-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Early and five-year amputation and survival rate of diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia: data of a cohort study of 564 patients
    E Faglia
    Diabetology Centre Diabetic Foot Centre, Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni Milano, Italy
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 32:484-90. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for peripheral arterial disease by means of the ankle-brachial index in newly diagnosed Type 2 diabetic patients
    E Faglia
    Internal Medicine Unit, Diabetology Centre Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto S Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    Diabet Med 22:1310-4. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Peripheral angioplasty as the first-choice revascularization procedure in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia: prospective study of 993 consecutive patients hospitalized and followed between 1999 and 2003
    E Faglia
    Diabetology Centre, Diabetic Foot Centre, Policlinico Multimedica, 20099 Sesto S Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 29:620-7. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk reduction of cardiac events by screening of unknown asymptomatic coronary artery disease in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus at high cardiovascular risk: an open-label randomized pilot study
    Ezio Faglia
    Internal Medicine Unit, Diabetology Center, Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Am Heart J 149:e1-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Incidence of critical limb ischemia and amputation outcome in contralateral limb in diabetic patients hospitalized for unilateral critical limb ischemia during 1999-2003 and followed-up until 2005
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetology Centre Diabetic Foot Centre, IRCCS Multimedica, Via Milanese 300, 20099 Sesto San Giovanni Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:445-50. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictive values of transcutaneous oxygen tension for above-the-ankle amputation in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia
    E Faglia
    Diabetology Center Diabetic Foot Center, IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:731-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Antidiabetic therapy in diabetic patients with coronary heart disease]
    E Faglia
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Centro di Diabetologia, Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto S Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Minerva Med 94:387-99. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Characteristics of peripheral arterial disease and its relevance to the diabetic population
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetic Foot Centre, IRCCS Multimedica, Milan, Italy
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 10:152-66. 2011

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint When is a technically successful peripheral angioplasty effective in preventing above-the-ankle amputation in diabetic patients with critical limb ischaemia?
    E Faglia
    Diabetology Centre Diabetic Foot Centre IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Diabet Med 24:823-9. 2007
    ..To determine parameters predictive of avoidance of major (above-the-ankle) amputation after a technically successful peripheral angioplasty (PTA) in patients with diabetes with critical limb ischaemia...
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of early surgical debridement and revascularization in patients with diabetes and deep foot space abscess: retrospective review of 106 patients with diabetes
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetology Unit Diabetic Foot Center, IRCCS Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    J Foot Ankle Surg 45:220-6. 2006
    ..Accuracy in the diagnosis of peripheral occlusive disease and immediate revascularization yield similar outcomes in patients with or without peripheral occlusive disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Early and five-year amputation and survival rate of diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia: data of a cohort study of 564 patients
    E Faglia
    Diabetology Centre Diabetic Foot Centre, Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni Milano, Italy
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 32:484-90. 2006
    ..To evaluate the early and late major amputation and survival rates and related risk factors in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for peripheral arterial disease by means of the ankle-brachial index in newly diagnosed Type 2 diabetic patients
    E Faglia
    Internal Medicine Unit, Diabetology Centre Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto S Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    Diabet Med 22:1310-4. 2005
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of peripheral arterial disease (PAD) with the ankle-brachial index (ABI) in newly diagnosed Type 2 diabetic subjects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Peripheral angioplasty as the first-choice revascularization procedure in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia: prospective study of 993 consecutive patients hospitalized and followed between 1999 and 2003
    E Faglia
    Diabetology Centre, Diabetic Foot Centre, Policlinico Multimedica, 20099 Sesto S Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 29:620-7. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of peripheral angioplasty (PTA) as the first-choice revascularisation procedure in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk reduction of cardiac events by screening of unknown asymptomatic coronary artery disease in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus at high cardiovascular risk: an open-label randomized pilot study
    Ezio Faglia
    Internal Medicine Unit, Diabetology Center, Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Am Heart J 149:e1-6. 2005
    ..Evaluated the efficacy of reducing the risk of cardiac events by a preclinical diagnosis of CAD in subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus with 2 or more cardiovascular risk factors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Incidence of critical limb ischemia and amputation outcome in contralateral limb in diabetic patients hospitalized for unilateral critical limb ischemia during 1999-2003 and followed-up until 2005
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetology Centre Diabetic Foot Centre, IRCCS Multimedica, Via Milanese 300, 20099 Sesto San Giovanni Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 77:445-50. 2007
    ..This fact can be due to prompt therapeutic interventions, made possible thanks to an increased patient awareness acquired by training during the treatment of the unilateral limb...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictive values of transcutaneous oxygen tension for above-the-ankle amputation in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia
    E Faglia
    Diabetology Center Diabetic Foot Center, IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 33:731-6. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint [Antidiabetic therapy in diabetic patients with coronary heart disease]
    E Faglia
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Centro di Diabetologia, Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto S Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Minerva Med 94:387-99. 2003
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Characteristics of peripheral arterial disease and its relevance to the diabetic population
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetic Foot Centre, IRCCS Multimedica, Milan, Italy
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 10:152-66. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Cardiac events in 735 type 2 diabetic patients who underwent screening for unknown asymptomatic coronary heart disease: 5-year follow-up report from the Milan Study on Atherosclerosis and Diabetes (MiSAD)
    Ezio Faglia
    Policlinico Multimedica, Internal Medicine Unit Diabetology Center, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Care 25:2032-6. 2002
    ..To report the cardiac events in type 2 diabetic outpatients screened for unknown asymptomatic coronary heart disease (CHD) and followed for 5 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint Extensive use of peripheral angioplasty, particularly infrapopliteal, in the treatment of ischaemic diabetic foot ulcers: clinical results of a multicentric study of 221 consecutive diabetic subjects
    E Faglia
    Internal Medicine Unit, Diabetology Centre, Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    J Intern Med 252:225-32. 2002
    ..To evaluate the feasibility, technical effectiveness and limb salvage potential of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA), particularly infrapopliteal, in diabetic subjects with ischaemic foot ulcer...
  13. ncbi request reprint New ulceration, new major amputation, and survival rates in diabetic subjects hospitalized for foot ulceration from 1990 to 1993: a 6.5-year follow-up
    E Faglia
    Internal Medicine Unit, Diabetology Center, Policlinico Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Italy
    Diabetes Care 24:78-83. 2001
    ..5 years, and 2) the demographic and clinical characteristics associated with these events...
  14. doi request reprint Angioplasty for diabetic patients with failing bypass graft or residual critical ischemia after bypass graft
    E Faglia
    Diabetic Foot Centre IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 36:331-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of peripheral angioplasty (PTA) in the treatment of diabetic patients with previous peripheral bypass graft and recurrent critical limb ischemia (CLI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and safety of a nonremovable fiberglass off-bearing cast versus a therapeutic shoe in the treatment of neuropathic foot ulcers: a randomized study
    C Caravaggi
    Center for the Study and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Pathology, Ospedale di Abbiategrasso, Sesto S Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Care 23:1746-51. 2000
    ..The secondary aim was to evaluate the side effects and degree of patient acceptance of treatment...
  16. doi request reprint Mortality after major amputation in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia who did and did not undergo previous peripheral revascularization Data of a cohort study of 564 consecutive diabetic patients
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetology Center Diabetic Foot Center, IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    J Diabetes Complications 24:265-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate the survival after major lower limb amputation, at a level either below (BKA) or above (AKA) the knee, in diabetic patients admitted to hospital because of critical limb ischemia (CLI)...
  17. doi request reprint Kaposi's sarcoma misdiagnosed as a diabetic plantar foot ulcer
    M Caminiti
    Diabetology Centre, Diabetic Foot Centre, IRCCS Multimedica, Milan, Italy
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 8:120-2. 2009
    ..The presence of cancerous lesions on the plantar aspect of the foot is an infrequent event in diabetic patients. However, given the malignant nature of some skin cancers careful clinical examination and biopsy of the wound are advisable...
  18. doi request reprint A novel device for true lumen re-entry after subintimal recanalization of superficial femoral arteries: first-in-man experience and technical description
    Flavio Airoldi
    Cardiovascular Department, Multimedica IRCCS, Via Milanese, 300, Sesto San Giovanni MI, 20099, Italy
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 34:166-9. 2011
    ..Our preliminary experience indicates that this novel re-entry device increases the success rate of percutaneous revascularization of chronically occluded SFA...
  19. doi request reprint Evaluation of feasibility of ankle pressure and foot oximetry values for the detection of critical limb ischemia in diabetic patients
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetic Foot Centre IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 44:184-9. 2010
    ..For diagnosis of critical limb ischemia (CLI) in diabetic patients presenting with rest pain or foot ulcer, measurement of TcPO( 2) is essential not only when AP is not measurable but also when this value is >or=70 mm Hg...
  20. pmc Long-term prognosis of diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia: a population-based cohort study
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetology Center, Diabetic Foot Center, Istituto Di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milano, Italy
    Diabetes Care 32:822-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate the long-term prognosis of critical limb ischemia (CLI) in diabetic patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Nitinol stents with polymer-free paclitaxel coating for stenosis of failing infrainguinal bypass grafts
    F Airoldi
    Cardiovascular Department, Multimedica IRCCS, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 54:441-5. 2013
    ..The patency rate of 91% favourably compares with those obtained with other endovascular treatments such as plain balloon or cutting balloon angioplasty. ..
  22. doi request reprint Advantages of myocardial revascularization after admission for critical limb ischemia in diabetic patients with coronary artery disease: data of a cohort of 564 consecutive patients
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetology Centre Diabetic Foot Centre, IRCCS Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:1030-6. 2008
    ....
  23. doi request reprint The use of a dermal substitute to preserve maximal foot length in diabetic foot wounds with tendon and bone exposure following urgent surgical debridement for acute infection
    Giacomo Clerici
    IRCCS Multimedica, Diabetic Foot Unit, 20099 Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Int Wound J 7:176-83. 2010
    ..Continued follow-up will allow assessment of long-term relapse and complication rates. Such treatment could constitute part of the comprehensive management of diabetic wounds...
  24. doi request reprint The use of a dermal substitute (integra) to preserve maximal foot length in a diabetic foot wound with bone and tendon exposure following urgent surgical debridement for an acute infection
    Giacomo Clerici
    Scientific Institute for Research, Hospitalization and Health Care Multimedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 8:209-12. 2009
    ..We opted for the second choice, and the use of a dermal template actually enabled our patient to maintain a considerable foot stump length, much longer than would have resulted from an amputation with immediate primary closure...
  25. ncbi request reprint HYAFF 11-based autologous dermal and epidermal grafts in the treatment of noninfected diabetic plantar and dorsal foot ulcers: a prospective, multicenter, controlled, randomized clinical trial
    Carlo Caravaggi
    Centre for the Study and Treatment of Diabetic Foot Pathology, Ospedale di Abbiategrasso, Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Care 26:2853-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the clinical efficacy and safety of HYAFF 11-based autologous dermal and epidermal grafts in the management of diabetic foot ulcers...
  26. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of antegrade common femoral artery access closure using the Angio-Seal device: experience with 1889 interventions for critical limb ischemia in diabetic patients
    Tommaso Lupattelli
    Department of Vascular Surgery, Diabetic Foot Centre, Multimedica Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    J Endovasc Ther 17:366-75. 2010
    ..To report a retrospective evaluation of the 6-F Angio-Seal closure device in antegrade and retrograde common femoral artery (CFA) punctures during endovascular procedures in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI)...
  27. pmc Effectiveness of removable walker cast versus nonremovable fiberglass off-bearing cast in the healing of diabetic plantar foot ulcer: a randomized controlled trial
    Ezio Faglia
    Diabetic Foot Center, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico MultiMedica, Sesto San Giovanni, Milan, Italy
    Diabetes Care 33:1419-23. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of a removable cast walker compared with that of a nonremovable fiberglass off-bearing cast in the treatment of diabetic plantar foot ulcer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment of diabetic foot ulcer: an overview strategies for clinical approach
    Luca Dalla Paola
    Diabetic Foot Department, Foot and Ankle Clinic, Leonardo Foundation, Abano Terme Hospital, Abano Terme, Padova, Italy
    Curr Diabetes Rev 2:431-47. 2006
    ..In this case, emergency surgery is needed. Primary and secondary prevention of foot ulceration is the main target. Prevention programs must be carried out to highlight risk factors, lowering amputation incidence...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Recommendations for cardiovascular rehabilitation in diabetes mellitus]
    Alberto Camerini
    UOC Cardiologia Riabilitativa, Ospedale La Colletta, Arenzano, GE
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 60:263-82. 2003
    ..We described the available diagnostic tests with the differences in each method...
  30. doi request reprint The efficacy and safety of closure of brachial access using the AngioSeal closure device: experience with 161 interventions in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia
    Tommaso Lupattelli
    Interventional Radiology Department, Multimedica Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Sesto San Giovanni Milan, Italy
    J Vasc Surg 47:782-8. 2008
    ..Jude Medical, St. Paul, Minn) as a closure device for transbrachial artery access for endovascular procedures in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia...
  31. doi request reprint Regarding a comparison of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty versus amputation for critical limb ischemia in patients unsuitable for open surgery
    Ezio Faglia
    J Vasc Surg 47:897; author reply 897-8. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Ulcer recurrence following first ray amputation in diabetic patients: a cohort prospective study
    Luca Dalla Paola
    Diabetic Foot Unit, Presidio Ospedaliero Abano Terme, Padova, Italy
    Diabetes Care 26:1874-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate the reulceration and reamputation rates in a cohort of diabetic patients following first ray amputation...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Diabetes mellitus, left ventricular dysfunction and congestive heart failure]
    Luigi Tarantini
    Divisione di Cardiologia, Ospedale San Martino, Belluno
    Ital Heart J Suppl 5:605-15. 2004
    ....