F Liistro

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Publications

  1. pmc Impact of critical limb ischemia on long-term cardiac mortality in diabetic patients undergoing percutaneous coronary revascularization
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiovascular and Neurologic Department, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    Diabetes Care 36:1495-500. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness and safety of sirolimus stent implantation for coronary in-stent restenosis results of the TRUE (Tuscany Registry of sirolimus for unselected in-stent restenosis) registry at 4 years
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiovascular Department, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:613-6. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint [Clinical outcome of percutaneous revascularization by stent-assisted balloon angioplasty of femoro-popliteal and tibial vessels in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia]
    Francesco Liistro
    Dipartimento Cardiovascolare, Azienda Ospedaliera di Arezzo
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 10:713-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Impact of thrombus aspiration on myocardial tissue reperfusion and left ventricular functional recovery and remodeling after primary angioplasty
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiovascular Department, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2:376-83. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Transfer for primary angioplasty in elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Francesco Liistro
    Department of Cardiovascular Disease, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    Acute Card Care 10:152-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and safety of sirolimus stent implantation for coronary in-stent restenosis: the TRUE (Tuscany Registry of Sirolimus for Unselected In-Stent Restenosis) Registry
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiovascular Departments of San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:270-5. 2006
  7. pmc Early invasive strategy in elderly patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome: comparison with younger patients regarding 30 day and long term outcome
    F Liistro
    Department of Cardiovascular Disease, San Donato Hospital, 52100 Arezzo, Italy
    Heart 91:1284-8. 2005
  8. pmc Late acute thrombosis after paclitaxel eluting stent implantation
    F Liistro
    Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory, San Raffaele Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
    Heart 86:262-4. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Late acute thrombosis after coronary brachytherapy: when is the risk over?
    F Liistro
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 54:216-8. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint The lunar stent characteristics and clinical results
    Fabio Alfredo Sgura
    Department of Interventional Cardiology San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Herz 27:514-7. 2002

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Publications30

  1. pmc Impact of critical limb ischemia on long-term cardiac mortality in diabetic patients undergoing percutaneous coronary revascularization
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiovascular and Neurologic Department, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    Diabetes Care 36:1495-500. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness and safety of sirolimus stent implantation for coronary in-stent restenosis results of the TRUE (Tuscany Registry of sirolimus for unselected in-stent restenosis) registry at 4 years
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiovascular Department, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:613-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the long-term clinical outcome of the efficacy and safety of sirolimus-eluting stents (SES) for in-stent restenosis (ISR) in the TRUE (Tuscany Registry of Unselected In-Stent Restenosis) database...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Clinical outcome of percutaneous revascularization by stent-assisted balloon angioplasty of femoro-popliteal and tibial vessels in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia]
    Francesco Liistro
    Dipartimento Cardiovascolare, Azienda Ospedaliera di Arezzo
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 10:713-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the long-term clinical outcome of percutaneous peripheral interventions in diabetic patients with critical limb ischemia (CLI) in terms of occurrence of major amputation and mortality...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of thrombus aspiration on myocardial tissue reperfusion and left ventricular functional recovery and remodeling after primary angioplasty
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiovascular Department, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 2:376-83. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that manual thrombus aspiration during primary PCI would favorably influence tissue-level myocardial perfusion and left ventricular (LV) functional recovery and remodeling...
  5. doi request reprint Transfer for primary angioplasty in elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Francesco Liistro
    Department of Cardiovascular Disease, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    Acute Card Care 10:152-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was the evaluation of an immediate transfer for primary angioplasty (PPCI) in elderly (age > or = 75 years) patients with ST elevation acute myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and safety of sirolimus stent implantation for coronary in-stent restenosis: the TRUE (Tuscany Registry of Sirolimus for Unselected In-Stent Restenosis) Registry
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiovascular Departments of San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:270-5. 2006
    ..This study sought to evaluate the effectiveness and safety of the sirolimus-eluting stent in the treatment of in-stent restenosis (ISR) in consecutive unselected patients undergoing coronary intervention in a real-world scenario...
  7. pmc Early invasive strategy in elderly patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome: comparison with younger patients regarding 30 day and long term outcome
    F Liistro
    Department of Cardiovascular Disease, San Donato Hospital, 52100 Arezzo, Italy
    Heart 91:1284-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate an early invasive strategy in elderly patients with non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  8. pmc Late acute thrombosis after paclitaxel eluting stent implantation
    F Liistro
    Cardiac Catheterisation Laboratory, San Raffaele Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
    Heart 86:262-4. 2001
    ..The occlusion developed soon after the interruption of ticlopidine treatment, suggesting that the event had a thrombotic genesis and that the risk is not confined to the first six month period...
  9. ncbi request reprint Late acute thrombosis after coronary brachytherapy: when is the risk over?
    F Liistro
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 54:216-8. 2001
    ..We report a case of LTO presenting with an acute clinical event 15 months after the index procedure, suggesting that the risk is not confined to the first 6-month to 1-year period...
  10. ncbi request reprint The lunar stent characteristics and clinical results
    Fabio Alfredo Sgura
    Department of Interventional Cardiology San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Herz 27:514-7. 2002
    ..Preliminary clinical and angiographic follow-up show a low rate of cardiac events at 6 months (16.1% MACE) and a moderate hyperplastic response...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Coronary angioplasty in elderly patients]
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiologia Interventistica, EMO Centro Cuore Columbus e Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano
    Ital Heart J Suppl 3:1-8. 2002
    ..The advent of drug-eluting stents may change many of the current limitations of percutaneous revascularization and further expand the use of this strategy...
  12. doi request reprint Shifting from pharmacological to systematic mechanical reperfusion therapy for acute myocardial infarction via a cooperating network: impact on reperfusion rate and in-hospital mortality
    Giovanni Falsini
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Azienda Ospedaliera Arezzo, Arezzo, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:245-50. 2008
    ..Limited data are available about the clinical impact of the implementation of a systematic primary angioplasty infarct reperfusion program in the real world...
  13. ncbi request reprint Late acute thrombosis after implantation of sirolimus-eluting stent to treat in-stent restenosis
    Francesco Liistro
    Acute Card Care 8:116-8. 2006
    ..We report the case of late sirolimus-eluting stent thrombosis occurring 22 months after its elective implantation in a restenotic BMS and soon after the interruption of combined anti-platelet therapy with aspirin and Clopidogrel...
  14. ncbi request reprint Randomized comparison of upstream tirofiban versus downstream high bolus dose tirofiban or abciximab on tissue-level perfusion and troponin release in high-risk acute coronary syndromes treated with percutaneous coronary interventions: the EVEREST trial
    Leonardo Bolognese
    Azienda Ospedaliera Arezzo, Arezzo, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:522-8. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint Epicardial and microvascular reperfusion with primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Leonardo Bolognese
    Department of Cardiovascular Diseases, Hospital ofArezzo, Arezzo, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:447-52. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint In-stent restenosis in small coronary arteries: impact of strut thickness
    Carlo Briguori
    Laboratory of Interventional Cardiology, Vita e Salute University School of Medicine, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:403-9. 2002
    ..OBJECTIVES; We sought to evaluate whether strut thickness may impact the restenosis rate after stent implantation in small coronary arteries...
  17. ncbi request reprint Elevations in troponin I after percutaneous coronary interventions are associated with abnormal tissue-level perfusion in high-risk patients with non-ST-segment-elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Leonardo Bolognese
    Division of Cardiology, S Donato Hospital, Via P Nenni n 22, 52100 Arezzo, Italy
    Circulation 110:1592-7. 2004
    ..In the setting of non-ST-segment-elevation (NSTE) acute coronary syndromes (ACS), the pathophysiological mechanisms underlying post-percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) cardiac troponin I (cTnI) elevation remain unclear...
  18. ncbi request reprint MOONLIGHT: a controlled registry of an iridium oxide-coated stent with angiographic follow-up
    Carlo Di Mario
    Department of Interventional Cardiology San Raffaele Hospital and Columbus Clinic, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 95:329-31. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of diamond-like carbon-coated stents versus uncoated stainless steel stents in coronary artery disease
    Flavio Airoldi
    EMO Centro Cuore, Columbus Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 93:474-7. 2004
    ..5% in the CC group vs 32.7% in the SS group; p = 0.675). In unselected patients and lesions, carbon coating does not provide significant improvements over SS stents with the same design...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of late in-stent restenosis after implantation of a paclitaxel derivate-eluting polymer stent system in humans
    Renu Virmani
    Catheterization Laboratories, Ospedale San Raffaele and Emo Centro Cuore Columbus, Milan, Italy
    Circulation 106:2649-51. 2002
    ..This study presents the histological findings of atherectomy specimens from a subset of these patients receiving implants...
  21. ncbi request reprint Elective versus provisional intra-aortic balloon pumping in high-risk percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty
    Carlo Briguori
    Department of Interventional Cardiology, Vita Salute University School of Medicine, San Raffaele Hospital, and EMO Centro Cuore Columbus, Milan, Italy
    Am Heart J 145:700-7. 2003
    ..Elective intra-aortic balloon pump (IABP) support may reduce acute complications occurring during percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI) in patients with severe depression of the left ventricular ejection fraction (EF < or = 30%)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Preliminary observations regarding angiographic pattern of restenosis after rapamycin-eluting stent implantation
    Antonio Colombo
    Columbus Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Circulation 107:2178-80. 2003
    ..Restenosis after implantation of drug-eluting stents (DES) is a rare phenomenon, occurring more frequently peri-stent...
  23. ncbi request reprint Modified T-stenting technique with crushing for bifurcation lesions: immediate results and 30-day outcome
    Antonio Colombo
    Columbus Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 60:145-51. 2003
    ..Angiographic follow-up is necessary to prove the advantage of this specific technique to give complete coverage of the ostium of the side branch with a drug-eluting stent...
  24. ncbi request reprint Results and long-term predictors of adverse clinical events after elective percutaneous interventions on unprotected left main coronary artery
    Takuro Takagi
    EMO Centro Cuore Columbus, Milan, Italy
    Circulation 106:698-702. 2002
    ..The safety and efficacy of percutaneous coronary intervention of de novo lesions in unprotected left main coronary arteries remains an unresolved issue...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effective plaque removal with a new 8 French-compatible atherectomy catheter
    Takuro Takagi
    Interventional Cardiology, San Raffaele Hospital and EMO Centro Cuore Columbus, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 56:452-9. 2002
    ..5% vs. 7.5%; P = 0.08). The new Flexicut catheter is more effective than the conventional GTO catheter with a trend for reduced guiding catheter-related complications...
  26. pmc Carotid artery stenting
    Francesco Liistro
    San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    Heart 89:944-8. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Covered stent to exclude intravascular thrombus
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Endovasc Ther 9:246-9. 2002
    ..To describe the utility of stent-graft implantation to avoid distal embolization from a large thrombus-containing lesion...
  28. ncbi request reprint First clinical experience with a paclitaxel derivate-eluting polymer stent system implantation for in-stent restenosis: immediate and long-term clinical and angiographic outcome
    Francesco Liistro
    Catheterization Laboratories, Ospedale San Raffaele, and EMO Centro Cuore Columbus, Milan, Italy
    Circulation 105:1883-6. 2002
    ..We report the first clinical experience of 7-hexanoyltaxol (QP2)-eluting polymer stent system (QuaDS) implantation for in-stent restenosis...
  29. ncbi request reprint The clinical burden of contrast media-induced nephropathy
    Francesco Liistro
    Cardiology Department, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy
    Ital Heart J 4:668-76. 2003
    ..Alternatives to ordinary CM, such as carbon dioxide or gadolinium chelates, can be used in patients at high risk of CIN undergoing peripheral diagnostic or interventional procedures, thus reducing the occurrence of CIN...
  30. ncbi request reprint Routine use of cerebral protection during carotid artery stenting: results of a multicenter registry of 753 patients
    Bernhard Reimers
    Cardiology Department, Mirano, Italy
    Am J Med 116:217-22. 2004
    ..To evaluate the short-term outcome of patients who underwent carotid stenting with the routine use of cerebral protection devices...