F Iellamo

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rome Tor Vergata
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neural control of the cardiovascular system during exercise
    F Iellamo
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiac Rehabilitation Center S Raffaele, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Ital Heart J 2:200-12. 2001
  2. doi request reprint Spontaneous baroreflex control of heart rate versus cardiac output: altered coupling in heart failure
    Javier A Sala-Mercado
    Department of Physiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H1304-9. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Testosterone therapy in women with chronic heart failure: a pilot double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Department of Medical Sciences, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico San Raffaele Roma, Roma, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:1310-6. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Conversion from vagal to sympathetic predominance with strenuous training in high-performance world class athletes
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica S Raffaele, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Circulation 105:2719-24. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint T-wave and heart rate variability changes to assess training in world-class athletes
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiac Rehabilitation Center San Raffaele Pisana, Italy
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1342-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous baroreflex modulation of heart rate and heart rate variability during orthostatic stress in tetraplegics and healthy subjects
    F Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica S Raffaele, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    J Hypertens 19:2231-40. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Altered autonomic cardiac regulation in individuals with Down syndrome
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Via O Raimondo, 8, 00173 Rome, Italy
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 289:H2387-91. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural mechanisms of cardiovascular regulation during exercise
    F Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica, S Raffaele, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
    Auton Neurosci 90:66-75. 2001
  9. pmc Muscle metaboreflex contribution to cardiovascular regulation during dynamic exercise in microgravity: insights from mission STS-107 of the space shuttle Columbia
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    J Physiol 572:829-38. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Concomitant impairment in endothelial function and neural cardiovascular regulation in offspring of type 2 diabetic subjects
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Hypertension 48:418-23. 2006

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Neural control of the cardiovascular system during exercise
    F Iellamo
    Department of Internal Medicine Cardiac Rehabilitation Center S Raffaele, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Ital Heart J 2:200-12. 2001
    ..Finally, clinical implications pertaining to neural cardiovascular regulation and exercise are advanced...
  2. doi request reprint Spontaneous baroreflex control of heart rate versus cardiac output: altered coupling in heart failure
    Javier A Sala-Mercado
    Department of Physiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H1304-9. 2008
    ..min(-1).mmHg(-1); and 19.66 +/- 4.9 vs. 44.0 +/- 4.4%, respectively). We conclude that spontaneous baroreflex HR responses do not always cause changes in CO. In addition, HF significantly decreases HR-LVSP, CO-LVSP, and HR-CO translation...
  3. doi request reprint Testosterone therapy in women with chronic heart failure: a pilot double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Department of Medical Sciences, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico San Raffaele Roma, Roma, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 56:1310-6. 2010
    ..The primary objective of this study was to assess the effect of a 6-month testosterone supplementation therapy on functional capacity and insulin resistance in female patients with chronic heart failure (CHF)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Conversion from vagal to sympathetic predominance with strenuous training in high-performance world class athletes
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica S Raffaele, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Circulation 105:2719-24. 2002
    ..We tested the hypothesis that strenuous endurance training, like in high-performance athletes, would enhance sympathetic activation and reduce vagal inhibition...
  5. ncbi request reprint T-wave and heart rate variability changes to assess training in world-class athletes
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiac Rehabilitation Center San Raffaele Pisana, Italy
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1342-6. 2004
    ..In this study on world-class endurance athletes, we tested the hypothesis that training-induced variations in T-wave amplitude at higher training loads are paralleled by changes in HR spectral profile...
  6. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous baroreflex modulation of heart rate and heart rate variability during orthostatic stress in tetraplegics and healthy subjects
    F Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica S Raffaele, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    J Hypertens 19:2231-40. 2001
    ..This study was addressed to investigate the contribution of vagal and sympathetic mechanisms to the genesis of low-frequency (LF) oscillations of RR-interval...
  7. ncbi request reprint Altered autonomic cardiac regulation in individuals with Down syndrome
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Via O Raimondo, 8, 00173 Rome, Italy
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 289:H2387-91. 2005
    ..These findings suggest overall impairment in autonomic cardiac regulation in DS and may help to explain the chronotropic incompetence typically reported during exercise in subjects with DS without congenital heart disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural mechanisms of cardiovascular regulation during exercise
    F Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica, S Raffaele, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
    Auton Neurosci 90:66-75. 2001
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  9. pmc Muscle metaboreflex contribution to cardiovascular regulation during dynamic exercise in microgravity: insights from mission STS-107 of the space shuttle Columbia
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    J Physiol 572:829-38. 2006
    ..02). This study suggests that the muscle metaboreflex is enhanced during dynamic exercise in space and that the potentiation of the muscle metaboreflex affects the vagally mediated arterial baroreflex contribution to HR control...
  10. ncbi request reprint Concomitant impairment in endothelial function and neural cardiovascular regulation in offspring of type 2 diabetic subjects
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Hypertension 48:418-23. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of a residential exercise training on baroreflex sensitivity and heart rate variability in patients with coronary artery disease: A randomized, controlled study
    F Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Centro di Riabilitazione Madonna della Letizia, Universita di Roma, Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Circulation 102:2588-92. 2000
    ..The main objective of this study was to determine whether exercise training improves BRS in patients with coronary artery disease...
  12. doi request reprint Testosterone deficiency and exercise intolerance in heart failure: treatment implications
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Curr Heart Fail Rep 7:59-65. 2010
    ..Finally, unsolved issues regarding testosterone therapy in CHF and directions for future research are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Muscle metaboreflex contribution to sinus node regulation during static exercise: insights from spectral analysis of heart rate variability
    F Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Circulation 100:27-32. 1999
    ..We tested the hypotheses that the muscle metaboreflex contributes to HR regulation during static exercise via sympathetic activation and that the arterial baroreflex is involved in the HR recovery of postexercise muscle ischemia...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Cardiac rehabilitation. Recent advances]
    Ferdinando Lellamo
    I R C C S San Raffaele Pisana, Roma
    Recenti Prog Med 101:118-26. 2010
    ..Finally, the possible risks of exercise and practical open questions in cardiac rehabilitation are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Baroreflex buffering of sympathetic activation during sleep: evidence from autonomic assessment of sleep macroarchitecture and microarchitecture
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica San Raffaele Pisana, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Santa Lucia, Roma, Italy
    Hypertension 43:814-9. 2004
    ..Throughout the overnight sleep period, the arterial baroreflex acts to buffer surges of sympathetic activation by means of rapid changes in cardiac vagal circuits...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of spontaneous baroreflex modulation of sinus node during isometric exercise in healthy humans
    F Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, University of Rome, Tor Vergata, Italy
    Am J Physiol 267:H994-1001. 1994
    ..The data indicate that arterial BR is "reset" to a higher operating point during isometric exercise. Muscle chemoreflex appears to be partially involved in this modification.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  17. ncbi request reprint Investigating feed-forward neural regulation of circulation from analysis of spontaneous arterial pressure and heart rate fluctuations
    J M Legramante
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Cattedra di Fisiopatologia Medica, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italia
    Circulation 99:1760-6. 1999
    ..We tested the hypothesis that -PI/+SAP and +PI/-SAP "nonbaroreflex" sequences represent a phenomenon modulated by the autonomic nervous system reflecting a feed-forward mechanism of cardiovascular regulation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Group III muscle afferents evoke reflex depressor responses to repetitive muscle contractions in rabbits
    J M Legramante
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Cattedra di Fisiopatologia Medica, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, 00173 Rome, Italy
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 278:H871-7. 2000
    ..We conclude that rapidly conducting group III afferents, which are mechanically sensitive, are primarily responsible for evoking the reflex depressor response to repetitive-twitch contractions in anesthetized rabbits...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of aerobic exercise training on 24 hr profile of heart rate variability in female athletes
    F Pigozzi
    Istituto Universitario di Scienze Motorie (IUSM, Istituto di Medicina dello Sport, FMSI, , Roma, Italy
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 41:101-7. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint Positive and negative feedback mechanisms in the neural regulation of cardiovascular function in healthy and spinal cord-injured humans
    J M Legramante
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Circulation 103:1250-5. 2001
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint The long-acting phosphodiesterase inhibitor tadalafil does not influence athletes' VO2max, aerobic, and anaerobic thresholds in normoxia
    L Di Luigi
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Rome IUSM, Rome, Italy
    Int J Sports Med 29:110-5. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint Vigorous exercise training is not associated with prevalence of ventricular arrhythmias in elderly athletes
    F Pigozzi
    University Institute of Movement Sciences of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 44:92-7. 2004
    ..The present study addressed the incidence of arrhythmias in elderly athletes in comparison to age-matched control subjects...
  23. ncbi request reprint Selective impairment of excitatory pressor responses after prolonged simulated microgravity in humans
    M Pagani
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna, Centro Ricerche Cardiovascolari, CNR, Universita di Milano, Ospedale L Sacco, Italy
    Auton Neurosci 91:85-95. 2001
    ..Simulated microgravity-induced reduction of pressor responses, in spite of largely maintained autonomic activation, favours the hypothesis of a peripheral impairment of cardiovascular homeostasis. rights reserved...
  24. ncbi request reprint The stress of competition dissociates neural and cortisol homeostasis in elite athletes
    F Iellamo
    Institute of Internal Medicine, S Raffaele Heart Rehabilitation Center, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 43:539-45. 2003
    ..This study aimed to investigate the effects of the stress of sports competition on both endocrine system functioning and neurovegetative control of heart rate (HR) in elite athletes...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effects of residential exercise training on heart rate recovery in coronary artery patients
    Jacopo M Legramante
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Roma, Italy
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 292:H510-5. 2007
    ..e., cycle ergometer). HRR might provide an additional simple marker of the effectiveness of physical training programs in cardiac patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Sleep-related changes in baroreflex sensitivity and cardiovascular autonomic modulation
    Jacopo M Legramante
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica San Raffaele Pisana, Université di Roma, Rome, Italy
    J Hypertens 21:1555-61. 2003
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  27. doi request reprint Cardiac rehabilitation and prevention of cardiovascular disease a role for autonomic cardiovascular regulation
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1105; author reply 1105-6. 2008
  28. doi request reprint Spontaneous baroreflex control of cardiac output during dynamic exercise, muscle metaboreflex activation, and heart failure
    Masashi Ichinose
    Department of Physiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 294:H1310-6. 2008
    ..In addition, in HF the HR-CO translation also significantly decreases during both workloads and decreases even further with muscle metaboreflex activation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic and autonomic correlates of postexercise hypotension in patients with mild hypertension
    Jacopo M Legramante
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica San Raffaele and Università di Roma Tor Vergata, 00173 Rome, Italy
    Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 282:R1037-43. 2002
    ..The cardiac component of arterial baroreflex is reset during PEH, although the baroreflex mechanisms controlling heart period appear to retain the potential for greater opposition to hypotensive stimuli...
  30. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous baroreflex control of heart rate during exercise and muscle metaboreflex activation in heart failure
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 293:H1929-36. 2007
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  31. ncbi request reprint Muscle metaboreflex attenuates spontaneous heart rate baroreflex sensitivity during dynamic exercise
    Javier A Sala-Mercado
    Department of Physiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 540 East Canfield Ave, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 292:H2867-73. 2007
    ..1, P<0.05 vs. moderate exercise). We conclude that dynamic exercise resets the arterial baroreflex to higher BP and HR as exercise intensity increases. In addition, increases in exercise intensity, as well as MRA, attenuate SBRS...
  32. ncbi request reprint Comments on Point-Counterpoint "The muscle metaboreflex does/does not restore blood flow to contracting muscles"
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    J Appl Physiol 100:371. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Prognostic role of baroreflex control of heart rate: further insights from dynamic assessment of baroreceptor-cardiac reflex?
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    J Hypertens 25:51-3. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint Assessing the sensitivity of spontaneous baroreflex control of the heart: deeper insight into complex physiology
    Gianfranco Parati
    Hypertension 43:e32-4; author reply e32-4. 2004