Claudio Muneretto

Summary

Affiliation: University of Brescia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of lone atrial fibrillation in an awake patient
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Heart Surg Forum 8:E158-60. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The concept of patient-prosthesis mismatch
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 13:S59-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety and usefulness of composite grafts for total arterial myocardial revascularization: a prospective randomized evaluation
    Claudio Muneretto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:826-35. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Is total arterial myocardial revascularization with composite grafts a safe and useful procedure in the elderly?
    Claudio Muneretto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:657-64; discussion 664. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery technique for total arterial myocardial revascularization: a prospective randomized study
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:778-82; discussion 783. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Total arterial myocardial revascularization with composite grafts improves results of coronary surgery in elderly: a prospective randomized comparison with conventional coronary artery bypass surgery
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Circulation 108:II29-33. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Left internal thoracic artery-radial artery composite grafts as the technique of choice for myocardial revascularization in elderly patients: a prospective randomized evaluation
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:179-84. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Heart valve surgery in a very high-risk population: a preliminary experience in awake patients
    Tomaso Bottio
    Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 16:187-94. 2007
  9. pmc Platelet reduction after stentless pericardial aortic valve replacement
    Alberto Repossini
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 14:434-8. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Hybrid approach for the treatment of long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation: electrophysiological findings and clinical results
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:919-23. 2013

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of lone atrial fibrillation in an awake patient
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Heart Surg Forum 8:E158-60. 2005
    ..At 6 months follow-up, the patient is in stable sinus rhythm, without any palpitation nor electrocardiographic evidence (Holter monitoring) of recurrent atrial fibrillation...
  2. ncbi request reprint The concept of patient-prosthesis mismatch
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 13:S59-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety and usefulness of composite grafts for total arterial myocardial revascularization: a prospective randomized evaluation
    Claudio Muneretto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:826-35. 2003
    ..To evaluate the results of total arterial revascularization with composite grafts compared with the results of conventional coronary surgery, we enrolled 200 consecutive patient undergoing myocardial revascularization...
  4. ncbi request reprint Is total arterial myocardial revascularization with composite grafts a safe and useful procedure in the elderly?
    Claudio Muneretto
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:657-64; discussion 664. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery technique for total arterial myocardial revascularization: a prospective randomized study
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:778-82; discussion 783. 2003
    ..We investigated whether off-pump coronary artery bypass (OPCAB) surgery should be the procedure of choice in total arterial myocardial revascularization with composite grafts...
  6. ncbi request reprint Total arterial myocardial revascularization with composite grafts improves results of coronary surgery in elderly: a prospective randomized comparison with conventional coronary artery bypass surgery
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Circulation 108:II29-33. 2003
    ..We assessed the hypothesis that full arterial revascularization (FAR) may improve clinical outcome even in elderly and at short term...
  7. ncbi request reprint Left internal thoracic artery-radial artery composite grafts as the technique of choice for myocardial revascularization in elderly patients: a prospective randomized evaluation
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 127:179-84. 2004
    ..We evaluated the potential advantages of the use of left internal thoracic artery-radial artery composite grafts compared with conventional coronary artery bypass grafts in elderly patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Heart valve surgery in a very high-risk population: a preliminary experience in awake patients
    Tomaso Bottio
    Departments of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 16:187-94. 2007
    ..An analysis was conducted in very high-risk heart valve patients of mid-term survival free from complications, and patient satisfaction of regional anesthesia use, without mechanical ventilation...
  9. pmc Platelet reduction after stentless pericardial aortic valve replacement
    Alberto Repossini
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 14:434-8. 2012
    ..This study shows that thrombocytopenia after the FS bioprosthesis replacement is a transient postoperative phenomenon, largely resolved within a few days after surgery, with no clinical consequences and haemodynamic dysfunction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hybrid approach for the treatment of long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation: electrophysiological findings and clinical results
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:919-23. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Durable staged hybrid ablation with thoracoscopic and percutaneous approach for treatment of long-standing atrial fibrillation: a 30-month assessment with continuous monitoring
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1460-5; discussion 1465. 2012
    ..Electrophysiologic and surgical procedures to treat stand-alone atrial fibrillation (AF) have recently evolved, but disappointing results in patients with long-standing persistent (LSP) AF have challenged the durability of these procedures...
  12. doi request reprint Successful treatment of lone persistent atrial fibrillation by means of a hybrid thoracoscopic-transcatheter approach
    Claudio Muneretto
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Innovations (Phila) 7:254-8. 2012
    ..We investigated the safety and efficacy of a novel staged hybrid approach combining surgical thoracoscopic and EP ablation in patients with lone persistent AF...
  13. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic vessel harvesting: good or bad?
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Curr Opin Cardiol 28:666-70. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present review is to focus on the safety and the potential advantages of minimally invasive conduit harvesting in coronary surgery...
  14. ncbi request reprint The BICIRCUIT system: innovative perfusional options for surgical treatment of the thoracic aorta
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:678-80; discussion 680-1. 2005
    ..Surgical treatment of the thoracic aorta may become challenging when a rapid switch from left heart bypass (LHB) to cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) is required...
  15. ncbi request reprint Giant mature teratoma of the pericardium
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, Brescia, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:660. 2007
  16. ncbi request reprint Hybrid revascularization in multivessel coronary artery disease
    Alberto Repossini
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 44:288-93; discussion 293-4. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to retrospectively evaluate the long-term outcomes of this strategy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Nanoscale radiofrequency control technology for endoscopic radial artery harvesting: a case report
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Heart Surg Forum 9:E700-2. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Massive mitral and pulmonary valve incompetence in a patient with left ventricular, non-compacted myocardium
    Tomaso Bottio
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Brescia, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 16:93-5. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Valve-sparing aortic root replacement in a patient with a rare connective tissue disorder: arterial tortuosity syndrome
    Tomaso Bottio
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:252-3. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint The need of a hybrid approach for the treatment of atrial fibrillation
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Heart Surg Forum 8:E326-30. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Congestive heart failure secondary to right ventricular metastasis of colon cancer. A case report and review of the literature
    Carlo Oneglia
    Cardiology Unit, Fatebenefratelli S Orsola Hospital, Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:778-81. 2005
    ..Both transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography were useful in detecting the mass, but not in defining its nature. The patient underwent a palliative surgical resection of the neoplastic mass but died soon after the intervention...
  22. ncbi request reprint Innovative monolateral approach for closed-chest atrial fibrillation surgery
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:e22-5. 2005
    ..Nevertheless in an effort to further reduce the invasiveness of closed-chest atrial fibrillation surgery, we developed a novel monolateral approach for thoracoscopic arrhythmia surgery...
  23. ncbi request reprint Beta-blocker therapy influences the hemodynamic response to inotropic agents in patients with heart failure: a randomized comparison of dobutamine and enoximone before and after chronic treatment with metoprolol or carvedilol
    Marco Metra
    Cattedra di Cardiologia, Universita di Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1248-58. 2002
    ..We compared the hemodynamic effects of dobutamine and enoximone administration before and after long-term beta-blocker therapy with metoprolol or carvedilol in patients with chronic heart failure (HF)...
  24. doi request reprint Y grafting for coronary artery bypass: is it as good as single grafting?
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Curr Opin Cardiol 24:553-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present review is to focus in particular on the safety and efficacy of composite Y grafting in coronary surgery...
  25. pmc Current evidence and insights about genetics in thoracic aorta disease
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Cardiochirurgia SSVD, Spedali Civili, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:962097. 2013
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Endoscopic radial artery harvesting
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Italy
    Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg 2009:mmcts.2008.003780. 2009
    ..This article describes the currently available approaches for minimally invasive endoscopic radial artery harvesting (ERAH) and focuses on the authors' experience combining a reusable retractor and a disposable vessel sealing systems. ..
  27. doi request reprint Possible role of F18-FDG-PET/CT in the diagnosis of endocarditis: preliminary evidence from a review of the literature
    Francesco Bertagna
    Nuclear Medicine, University of Brescia and Spedali Civili di Brescia, P le Spedali Civili, 1, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:1417-25. 2012
    ..This review tries to analyse the possible role of F18-FDG-PET/CT in the diagnosis of IE based on the state of art in literature...
  28. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic epicardial pulmonary vein ablation for lone paroxysmal atrial fibrillation
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Brescia Medical School, Brescia, Italy
    Europace 7:145-8. 2005
    ..We report here the first European case of closed-chest thoracoscopic pulmonary vein isolation in a patient with lone paroxysmal atrial fibrillation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Carpentier-Edwards Perimount valve and intraoperative structural failure
    Tomaso Bottio
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 128:795; author reply 796. 2004
  30. ncbi request reprint Epidural anesthesia for coronary artery bypass surgery
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 26:1228-9. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Preservation of the anterior fat pad and incidence of postoperative atrial fibrillation following coronary surgery
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    J Am Coll Cardiol 45:1308; author reply 1308-9. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic radial artery harvesting with a novel vessel sealing system
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Ann Thorac Surg 83:1580-1. 2007
  33. pmc PCI with or without surgical standby
    Gianluigi Bisleri
    Heart 93:1619; author reply 1619. 2007