Alessandro Proclemer

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trend of the main clinical characteristics and pacing modality in patients treated by pacemaker: data from the Italian Pacemaker Registry for the quinquennium 2003-07
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Department of Cardiopulmonary Science, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Europace 12:202-9. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in inherited arrhythmogenic diseases: data from Italian ICD Registry for the years 2001-6
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:434-45. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Impact of the main implantable cardioverter-defibrillator trials in clinical practice: data from the Italian ICD Registry for the years 2005-07
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiopulmonary Science, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia and IRCAB Foundation, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Europace 11:465-75. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of drug-refractory atrial fibrillation: an observational study comparing 'ablate and pace' with pulmonary vein isolation
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Department of Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria and IRCAB Foundation, P le S Maria della Misericordia 15, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Europace 10:1085-90. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Predictive value of electrocardiogram in diagnosing acute coronary artery lesions among patients with out-of-hospital-cardiac-arrest
    Davide Zanuttini
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Resuscitation 84:1250-4. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Infarct-like acute myocarditis: relation between electrocardiographic findings and myocardial damage as assessed by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging
    Gaetano Nucifora
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Clin Cardiol 36:146-52. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of the main implantable cardioverter-defibrillator trials for primary and secondary prevention in Italy: a survey of the national activity during the years 2001-2004
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, S Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Udine, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:S20-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Ventricular rate monitoring as a tool to predict and prevent atrial fibrillation-related inappropriate shocks in heart failure patients treated with cardiac resynchronisation therapy defibrillators
    Renato Pietro Ricci
    Department of Cardiology, San Filippo Neri Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Heart 100:848-54. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Biventricular non-compaction demonstrated on multi-slice computed tomography with echocardiographic correlation
    Saverio Grillone
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, University Hospital Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:677-80. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Current practice in Europe: how do we manage patients with ventricular tachycardia? European Heart Rhythm Association survey
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Cardiology Department of Cardiothoracic Science, University Hospital S Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Europace 15:167-9. 2013

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Publications38

  1. doi request reprint Trend of the main clinical characteristics and pacing modality in patients treated by pacemaker: data from the Italian Pacemaker Registry for the quinquennium 2003-07
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Department of Cardiopulmonary Science, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Europace 12:202-9. 2010
    ..To assess the impact on clinical practice of the major published studies, we report the information collected by the Italian Pacemaker Registry (IPR) in the quinquennium 2003-07...
  2. doi request reprint Use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in inherited arrhythmogenic diseases: data from Italian ICD Registry for the years 2001-6
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 32:434-45. 2009
    ..Previous studies have demonstrated the lifesaving role of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) in high-risk patients with genetic arrhythmogenic diseases...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of the main implantable cardioverter-defibrillator trials in clinical practice: data from the Italian ICD Registry for the years 2005-07
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiopulmonary Science, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia and IRCAB Foundation, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Europace 11:465-75. 2009
    ..In order to evaluate the effects of major trials in clinical practice, we report the clinical data of patients enrolled in the Italian ICD Registry for the years 2005-07...
  4. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of drug-refractory atrial fibrillation: an observational study comparing 'ablate and pace' with pulmonary vein isolation
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Department of Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria and IRCAB Foundation, P le S Maria della Misericordia 15, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Europace 10:1085-90. 2008
    ..So far, only few small studies have compared the two procedures...
  5. doi request reprint Predictive value of electrocardiogram in diagnosing acute coronary artery lesions among patients with out-of-hospital-cardiac-arrest
    Davide Zanuttini
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Resuscitation 84:1250-4. 2013
    ..Aim of the present study was to assess the predictive value of ST-segment changes in diagnosing the presence of acute coronary lesions among OHCA patients..
  6. doi request reprint Infarct-like acute myocarditis: relation between electrocardiographic findings and myocardial damage as assessed by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging
    Gaetano Nucifora
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Clin Cardiol 36:146-52. 2013
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  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of the main implantable cardioverter-defibrillator trials for primary and secondary prevention in Italy: a survey of the national activity during the years 2001-2004
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, S Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Udine, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 29:S20-8. 2006
    ..Aim of this review was to report the clinical characteristics of patients enrolled in the ICD Registry of the Italian Association of Arrhythmology (AIAC) in the years 2001-2004...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ventricular rate monitoring as a tool to predict and prevent atrial fibrillation-related inappropriate shocks in heart failure patients treated with cardiac resynchronisation therapy defibrillators
    Renato Pietro Ricci
    Department of Cardiology, San Filippo Neri Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Heart 100:848-54. 2014
    ..We evaluated the possibility of predicting atrial fibrillation (AF)-related inappropriate ICD shocks through continuous monitoring of device diagnostics...
  9. doi request reprint Biventricular non-compaction demonstrated on multi-slice computed tomography with echocardiographic correlation
    Saverio Grillone
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, University Hospital Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 14:677-80. 2013
    ..In the present report, the CT features of LVNC are described. ..
  10. doi request reprint Current practice in Europe: how do we manage patients with ventricular tachycardia? European Heart Rhythm Association survey
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Cardiology Department of Cardiothoracic Science, University Hospital S Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Europace 15:167-9. 2013
    ..In the setting of secondary prevention, early radiofrequency ablation of the VT was performed in more than 50% of the patients in only five centres (11.4%). Sequential endo-epicardial approach was reported in 52.2% of centres...
  11. ncbi request reprint Severe tricuspid regurgitation due to entrapment of the anterior leaflet of the valve by a permanent pacemaker lead: role of real time three-dimensional echocardiography
    Gaetano Nucifora
    Cardiopulmonary Science Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Udine, Udine, Italy
    Echocardiography 24:649-52. 2007
    ..The mechanism of regurgitation was clarified by real time three-dimensional echocardiography that showed the location of the ventricular lead and its interference with the tricuspid valve...
  12. doi request reprint Usefulness of echo-guided cardiac resynchronization pacing in patients undergoing "ablate and pace" therapy for permanent atrial fibrillation and effects of heart rate regularization and left ventricular resynchronization
    Michele Brignole
    Department of Cardiology, Ospedali del Tigullio, Lavagna, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 102:854-60. 2008
    ..Minimizing LV dyssynchrony by means of optimized CRP yields an additional important benefit...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic value of concealed structural abnormalities in patients with apparently idiopathic ventricular arrhythmias of left versus right ventricular origin: a magnetic resonance imaging study
    Gaetano Nucifora
    From the Division of Cardiology G N, D M, L R, E D, M T, D Z, D F, A P and the Division of Diagnostic Angiography and Interventional Radiology G P, University Hospital Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy Postgraduate School of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy D M Magnetic Resonance Imaging Department, Fondazione CNR Regione Toscana Gabriele Monasterio, Pisa, Italy P G M, A B Multimodality Cardiac Imaging Section, I R C C S Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy M L and I R C A B Foundation, Udine, Italy A P
    Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 7:456-62. 2014
    ..Aim of this study was to investigate the value of cardiac MRI (cMRI) for the diagnostic work-up and prognostication of these patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Indication to cardioverter-defibrillator therapy and outcome in real world primary prevention. Data from the IRIDE [Italian registry of prophylactic implantation of defibrillators] study
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia and IRCAB Foundation, SOC Cardiologia, Udine, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:1416-21. 2013
    ..The aim was to evaluate the clinical characteristics and 4-year outcome of consecutive patients treated in clinical practice by prophylactic ICD implantation on the basis of class I recommendations and up-to-date ICD programming...
  15. doi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve implantation for degenerative aortic valve regurgitation long after heart transplantation
    Davide Zanuttini
    Department of Cardiology, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Udine, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:1864-6. 2013
    ..Because of multiple comorbidities and high surgical risk, TAVI was preferred. A 29-mm CoreValve prosthesis (Medtronic Inc, Minneapolis, MN) was successfully implanted using a transfemoral approach. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint The Italian Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Registry. A survey of the national activity during the years 2001-2003
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Division of Cardiology, S Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Udine, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:272-80. 2005
    ..The aim of this review was to report the main epidemiological data and the most important clinical characteristics of patients enrolled in the Italian ICD Registry in the years 2001-2003...
  17. doi request reprint Intrathoracic and ventricular impedances are associated with changes in ventricular volume in patients receiving defibrillators for CRT
    Massimiliano Maines
    Division of Cardiology, Santa Maria del Carmine Hospital, Corso Verona, 4, 38068 Rovereto TN, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:64-73. 2010
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  18. pmc A simplified biventricular defibrillator with fixed long detection intervals reduces implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) interventions and heart failure hospitalizations in patients with non-ischaemic cardiomyopathy implanted for primary preventi
    Maurizio Gasparini
    Department of Cardiology, IRCCS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Via Manzoni 56, Rozzano MI IT 2089, Italy
    Eur Heart J 30:2758-67. 2009
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  19. doi request reprint Impact of emergency coronary angiography on in-hospital outcome of unconscious survivors after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Davide Zanuttini
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 110:1723-8. 2012
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Is there a relationship between atrial septal aneurysm and atrial tachycardia?
    Daniele Muser
    Cardiology Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 12:666-8. 2011
    ..The treatment by radiofrequency appears as an effective and well tolerated treatment of this unusual left atrial tachycardia...
  21. pmc Risk stratification in individuals with the Brugada type 1 ECG pattern without previous cardiac arrest: usefulness of a combined clinical and electrophysiologic approach
    Pietro Delise
    Department of Cardiology, General Hospital of Conegliano, Via Brigata Bisagno 4, Conegliano, Treviso, Italy
    Eur Heart J 32:169-76. 2011
    ..Risk stratification in individuals with type 1 Brugada electrocardiogram (ECG) pattern (type 1 ECG) for primary prevention of sudden death (SD)...
  22. ncbi request reprint High volume-rate three-dimensional stress echocardiography to assess inducible myocardial ischemia: a feasibility study
    Luigi P Badano
    Department of Cardiopulmonary Sciences, University Hospital S Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:628-35. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the feasibility and diagnostic accuracy of high-volume rate 3DE with state-of-the-art two-dimensional echocardiography (2DE) in detecting ischemia during dipyridamole-induced stress (DipSE)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Different clinical courses and predictors of atrial fibrillation occurrence after transisthmic ablation in patients with preablation lone atrial flutter, coexistent atrial fibrillation, and drug induced atrial flutter
    Emanuele Bertaglia
    Department of Cardiology, Ospedale Civile, Mirano, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:1507-12. 2004
    ..Different clinical and echocardiographical variables predict postablation AF occurrence in different subgroups of patients...
  24. doi request reprint Validation of a novel automated border-detection algorithm for rapid and accurate quantitation of left ventricular volumes based on three-dimensional echocardiography
    Denisa Muraru
    Professor Dr C C Iliescu Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Sos Fundeni, 258, sector 2, 022322 Bucharest, Romania
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:359-68. 2010
    ..To assess the accuracy and reproducibility of a novel automated software for left ventricular (LV) volumes and ejection fraction (EF) measurements using real-time three-dimensional echocardiography (3DE)...
  25. doi request reprint Current practice in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest management: a European heart rhythm association EP network survey
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Department of Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria and IRCAB Foundation, Udine, Italy
    Europace 14:1195-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this EP wire is to examine clinical practice in the field of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) management, with special focus on in-hospital diagnostic and therapeutic strategies...
  26. doi request reprint Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in Danon disease
    Gaetano Nucifora
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital Santa Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Cardiology 121:27-30. 2012
    ..The present report demonstrates the clinical value of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging for the diagnostic work-up of Danon disease...
  27. doi request reprint Automatic adjustment of stimulation output in resynchronization therapy: impact and effectiveness in clinical practice
    Attilio Pierantozzi
    Division of Cardiology, S Salvatore Hospital, Piazzale Cinelli 5, Pesaro PU 61100, Italy
    Europace 13:1311-8. 2011
    ..We assessed the impact and effectiveness of these automatic features...
  28. doi request reprint Sudden death associated with danon disease in women
    Daniela Miani
    Department of Cardiothoracic Science, University Hospital S Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 109:406-11. 2012
    ..Heart transplantation should be considered at onset of heart failure symptoms owing to rapid progression of the disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of atrioventricular nodal tachycardia in a patient with dextrocardia, inferior vena cava interruption, and azygos continuation
    Rosa Pecoraro
    Cardiology Department, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Maria della Misericordia, Udine, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 19:444. 2008
  30. ncbi request reprint Improved delineation of morphological features of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy with the use of contrast-enhanced echocardiography
    Elena Tosoratti
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, S Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Udine, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 7:566-8. 2006
    ..A case of an already diagnosed arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy in which the use of contrast improved the echocardiographic characterization of morphologic abnormalities of the right ventricle is reported...
  31. ncbi request reprint Current implantable cardioverter-defibrillator programming in Europe: the results of the European Heart Rhythm Association survey
    Alessandro Proclemer
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital S Maria della Misericordia, IRCAB Foundation Udine, Udine, Italy
    Europace 16:935-8. 2014
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  32. ncbi request reprint Primary prevention of sudden cardiac death: indications for cardioverter-defibrillator implantation
    Giovanni Luca Botto
    Department of Cardiology, S Anna Hospital, Como, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:210-5. 2005
    ..This article reviews those trials that have resulted in defining indications for ICD, and that will expand its use in the future...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Permanent atrial fibrillation and heart failure: radiofrequency ablation of atrioventricular junction and cardiac resynchronization therapy: review of the literature and of the new techniques for echocardiographic assessment]
    Alessandro Proclemer
    U O di Cardiologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Cardiopolmonari, Fondazione IRCAB, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Udine
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 8:215-24. 2007
    ....
  34. doi request reprint The Drug And Pace Health cliNical Evaluation (DAPHNE) study: a randomized trial comparing sotalol versus beta-blockers to treat symptomatic atrial fibrillation in patients with brady-tachycardia syndrome implanted with an antitachycardia pacemaker
    Alessandro Capucci
    Cardiology Department, Civile Hospital, Piacenza, Italy
    Am Heart J 156:373.e1-8. 2008
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  35. ncbi request reprint Temporal variability of atrial fibrillation in pacemaker recipients for bradycardia: implications for crossover designed trials, study sample size, and identification of responder patients by means of arrhythmia burden
    Giovanni Luca Botto
    Cardiology Department, S Anna Hospital, Como, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 18:250-7. 2007
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  36. ncbi request reprint Double-exit transaortic sinus cusp ventricular tachycardia: an unusual form of idiopathic outflow tract tachycardia treated by radiofrequency catheter ablation
    Ermanno Dametto
    Unita Operativa di Cardiologia, A R C, Azienda Ospedaliera, Santa Maria degli Angeli, Pordenone, Italy
    Heart Rhythm 3:1490-3. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Life-threatening proarrhythmia in a patient with orthodromic atrioventricular tachycardia treated with low-dose adenosine
    Roberto Copetti
    Emergency Department, San Antonio Abate Hospital, Tolmezzo, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 16:106. 2005
  38. ncbi request reprint How to test mode switching in pacemakers implanted in patients: the MOST study
    Luigi Padeletti
    Istituto Clinica Medica e Cardiologica, Firenze, Italy
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 25:156-60. 2002
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