M Roffi

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Management of patients with carotid artery stenosis
    Marco Roffi
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Herz 33:490-7. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Diabetes and acute coronary syndromes
    Marco Roffi
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 23:305-16. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Current role of emboli protection devices in percutaneous coronary and vascular interventions
    Marco Roffi
    University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    Am Heart J 157:263-70. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting vs. endarterectomy
    Marco Roffi
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Rue Micheli du Crest 24, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Heart J 30:2693-704. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Current concepts on the management of concomitant carotid and coronary disease
    M Roffi
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Rue Micheli du Crest 24, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 54:47-54. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint History of carotid artery stenting
    M Roffi
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Rue Micheli du Crest 24, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 54:1-10. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint [Role of endovascular therapy in the management of patients with lower extremity atherosclerotic disease according to new European guidelines]
    Marco Roffi
    Responsable de l unité de cardiologie interventionnelle, Département des spécialités de médecine, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 8:1164-6, 1168-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Management of combined severe carotid and coronary artery disease
    Marco Roffi
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:125-34. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Current concepts on coronary revascularization in diabetic patients
    Marco Roffi
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil 4, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Eur Heart J 32:2748-57. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint [Carotid stenting: an alternative to surgery?]
    M Roffi
    Service de cardiologie, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 5:1177-80, 1182-3. 2009

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Management of patients with carotid artery stenosis
    Marco Roffi
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Herz 33:490-7. 2008
    ..A broad disease management focusing on risk factor and lifestyle modification may impact quality and duration of life of these patients to a greater extent than the revascularization procedure itself...
  2. doi request reprint Diabetes and acute coronary syndromes
    Marco Roffi
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 23:305-16. 2009
    ..Despite the benefit, multiple surveys have demonstrated that, in the setting of ACS, diabetic patients receive evidence-based therapy less frequently than non-diabetic counterparts...
  3. doi request reprint Current role of emboli protection devices in percutaneous coronary and vascular interventions
    Marco Roffi
    University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    Am Heart J 157:263-70. 2009
    ..While a small randomized trial showed disappointing results of emboli protection in renal stenting, no data are available for lower extremity interventions...
  4. doi request reprint Carotid artery stenting vs. endarterectomy
    Marco Roffi
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Rue Micheli du Crest 24, Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Heart J 30:2693-704. 2009
    ..Until further data become available, the performance of CAS should be limited to protocols or centres of excellence and targeted especially to patients at high risk for surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Current concepts on the management of concomitant carotid and coronary disease
    M Roffi
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Rue Micheli du Crest 24, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 54:47-54. 2013
    ..The main advantage of CAS compared with CEA in patients with advanced CAD is the reduction of perioperative myocardial infarction, an event associated to long term mortality...
  6. ncbi request reprint History of carotid artery stenting
    M Roffi
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Rue Micheli du Crest 24, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 54:1-10. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [Role of endovascular therapy in the management of patients with lower extremity atherosclerotic disease according to new European guidelines]
    Marco Roffi
    Responsable de l unité de cardiologie interventionnelle, Département des spécialités de médecine, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 8:1164-6, 1168-9. 2012
    ..For very complex lesions (TASC II D) surgery remains preferred. However, the guidelines state that in experienced centers even those lesions may be treated by endovascular means, especially in patients at high risk for surgery...
  8. doi request reprint Management of combined severe carotid and coronary artery disease
    Marco Roffi
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Curr Cardiol Rep 14:125-34. 2012
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Current concepts on coronary revascularization in diabetic patients
    Marco Roffi
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil 4, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Eur Heart J 32:2748-57. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Carotid stenting: an alternative to surgery?]
    M Roffi
    Service de cardiologie, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 5:1177-80, 1182-3. 2009
    ..Carotid artery stenting is particularly beneficial in patients at high risk for surgery...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Specificities of diabetes in acute coronary syndromes]
    S Carballo
    Service de médecine interne générale, Département des spécialités de médecine, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 7:1200-2, 1204-6. 2011
    ..Despite the documented efficacy, diabetic patients with ACS receive evidence-based treatments less frequently than non-diabetic individuals...
  12. ncbi request reprint Decreased rate of coronary restenosis after lowering of plasma homocysteine levels
    G Schnyder
    Division of Cardiology, Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, University Hospital
    N Engl J Med 345:1593-600. 2001
    ..We designed this study to evaluate the effect of lowering plasma homocysteine levels on restenosis after coronary angioplasty...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and acute coronary syndrome
    P F Keller
    Division of Cardiology, Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Minerva Med 101:81-104. 2010
    ..Despite the documented efficacy, diabetic patients with ACS receive evidence-based treatments less frequently than non-diabetic individuals...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Role of percutaneous coronary intervention in diabetic patients]
    B Gencer
    Service de cardiologie, Département des spécialités de médecine, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 9:1137-8, 1140-1. 2013
    ..Surgery should be favored in patients with multivessel coronary disease and acceptable surgical risk. Overall, the threshold for surgery compared to PCI should be lower in diabetic patients compared with non-diabetic ones...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Mechanical complications of myocardial infarction]
    P Grisel
    Service de cardiologie, Departement de Medecine Interne, HUG, 121 I Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 7:1189-92. 2011
    ..An early detection of clinical signs of mechanical complications is crucial to urgently precise the diagnosis by echocardiography and subsequently plan the most appropriate medico-surgical management...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Transcatheter aortic valve implantations in 2011: the interventional cardiologist]
    S Noble
    Unite De Cardiologie Interventionnelle, Service de cardiologie, Département des spécialités de médecine, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 7:1207-11. 2011
    ..However, the selection of patients and the technique used (trans-arterial or trans-apical) require a multidisciplinary approach which remains essential for procedural success...
  17. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous coronary intervention of the left main trunk in congenitally anomalous single coronary artery
    M Roffi
    Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, University Hospital, Freiburgstrasse, CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland
    J Invasive Cardiol 13:808-9. 2001
    ..Accordingly, few reports have described percutaneous coronary interventions in this anomaly. We report successful balloon angioplasty and stenting of a left main trunk originating from the right coronary artery...
  18. doi request reprint Rationale and design of the Patient Related OuTcomes with Endeavor versus Cypher stenting Trial (PROTECT): randomized controlled trial comparing the incidence of stent thrombosis and clinical events after sirolimus or zotarolimus drug-eluting stent implan
    Edoardo Camenzind
    Cardiology Department, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am Heart J 158:902-909.e5. 2009
    ..This large, international, randomized, controlled trial will provide important information on comparative rates of stent thrombosis between 2 different DES systems and safety as assessed by patient-relevant long-term clinical outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Association of plasma homocysteine with restenosis after percutaneous coronary angioplasty
    G Schnyder
    Division of Cardiology, Swiss Cardiovascular Center Bern, University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    Eur Heart J 23:726-33. 2002
    ..This study evaluates whether elevated total plasma homocysteine levels contribute to the development of restenosis after coronary angioplasty...
  20. doi request reprint [New techniques for the endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial disease]
    R F Bonvini
    Division de cardiologie interventionnelle, hôpitaux universitaires et faculté de médecine de Genève, 4 rue Gabrielle Gentil Perret, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Mal Vasc 36:16-23. 2011
    ..g. crossing, reentry, debulking devices) actually at the interventionist's disposal. As endovascular techniques are constantly evolving, a multidisciplinary approach, including all cardiovascular specialists, is often needed...