Maurizio Taramasso

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Reverse remodeling effect of the CorCap despite the presence of severe mitral regurgitation
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:e23-4. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Emergency transfemoral aortic valve-in-valve implantation with the balloon-expandable Edwards-Sapien valve
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department of San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:936-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint First-in-man case report of the use of an Edwards-Sapien valve to treat a regurgitant CoreValve aortic valve prosthesis
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:51-5. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve implantation through the left subclavian artery with a patent LIMA graft
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 76:153-5. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life improvement is maintained up to two years after transcatheter aortic valve implantation in high-risk surgical candidates
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiothoracic Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    EuroIntervention 8:429-36. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Mitraclip therapy and surgical mitral repair in patients with moderate to severe left ventricular failure causing functional mitral regurgitation: a single-centre experience
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:920-6. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Is commissural closure associated with mitral annuloplasty a durable technique for the treatment of mitral regurgitation? A long-term (≤15 years) clinical and echocardiographic study
    Michele De Bonis
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1900-6. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Computed tomography-based evaluation of aortic annulus, prosthesis size and impact on early residual aortic regurgitation after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Nicola Buzzatti
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:43-50; discussion 50-1. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Long-term results of mitral repair for functional mitral regurgitation in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Michele De Bonis
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:640-6. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The GeoForm annuloplasty ring for the surgical treatment of functional mitral regurgitation in advanced dilated cardiomyopathy
    Michele De Bonis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:488-95. 2011

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Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Reverse remodeling effect of the CorCap despite the presence of severe mitral regurgitation
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:e23-4. 2009
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Emergency transfemoral aortic valve-in-valve implantation with the balloon-expandable Edwards-Sapien valve
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department of San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:936-9. 2009
    ..Here we report the case of a patient submitted to balloon-expandable aortic valve-in-valve implantation in an emergency setting to treat a severe aortic stenosis due to the premature failure of a surgical bioprosthesis...
  3. doi request reprint First-in-man case report of the use of an Edwards-Sapien valve to treat a regurgitant CoreValve aortic valve prosthesis
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:51-5. 2010
    ..In the current case, we report for the first time a valve-in-valve procedure for the treatment of a severely insufficient CoreValve prosthesis using the Edwards-Sapien prosthesis...
  4. doi request reprint Transcatheter aortic valve implantation through the left subclavian artery with a patent LIMA graft
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 76:153-5. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Quality of life improvement is maintained up to two years after transcatheter aortic valve implantation in high-risk surgical candidates
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiothoracic Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    EuroIntervention 8:429-36. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the changes in quality of life (QoL) following transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) up to two years' follow-up...
  6. doi request reprint Mitraclip therapy and surgical mitral repair in patients with moderate to severe left ventricular failure causing functional mitral regurgitation: a single-centre experience
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:920-6. 2012
    ..Mitraclip therapy is an emerging option for selected high-risk patients with FMR. The aim of this study was to report the outcomes of patients who underwent a surgical mitral repair and Mitraclip therapy for FMR in our experience...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is commissural closure associated with mitral annuloplasty a durable technique for the treatment of mitral regurgitation? A long-term (≤15 years) clinical and echocardiographic study
    Michele De Bonis
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 147:1900-6. 2014
    ..The long-term results of this type of repair are unknown. Our aim was to assess the clinical and echocardiographic outcomes of this technique up to 15 years after surgery...
  8. doi request reprint Computed tomography-based evaluation of aortic annulus, prosthesis size and impact on early residual aortic regurgitation after transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Nicola Buzzatti
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:43-50; discussion 50-1. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the role of CT in the choice of prosthesis and the prevention of residual aortic regurgitation (RAR)...
  9. doi request reprint Long-term results of mitral repair for functional mitral regurgitation in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
    Michele De Bonis
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:640-6. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The GeoForm annuloplasty ring for the surgical treatment of functional mitral regurgitation in advanced dilated cardiomyopathy
    Michele De Bonis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:488-95. 2011
    ..To assess the results of the three-dimensional (3D)-shaped GeoForm ring for the treatment of functional mitral regurgitation (FMR)...
  11. doi request reprint Outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve implantation with both Edwards-SAPIEN and CoreValve devices in a single center: the Milan experience
    Cosmo Godino
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, San Raffaele Institute, Milan, Italy
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 3:1110-21. 2010
    ..Our aim was to assess clinical outcome after transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) performed with the 2 commercially available valves with 3 delivery approaches selected in a stepwise fashion...
  12. doi request reprint Can the edge-to-edge technique provide durable results when used to rescue patients with suboptimal conventional mitral repair?
    Michele De Bonis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:e173-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the long-term outcomes of this technique used as a rescue procedure...
  13. doi request reprint Transseptal access for MitraClip® procedures using surgical diathermy under echocardiographic guidance
    Francesco Maisano
    Cardio Thoracic Vascular Department, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    EuroIntervention 8:579-86. 2012
    ..Radiofrequency-based transseptal puncture has been developed to reduce complications and improve precision of septal access. We report our experience utilising surgical diathermy-based transseptal puncture for MitraClip implantation...
  14. doi request reprint Mitral replacement or repair for functional mitral regurgitation in dilated and ischemic cardiomyopathy: is it really the same?
    Michele De Bonis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:44-51. 2012
    ..This was a study to compare the results of mitral valve (MV) repair and MV replacement for the treatment of functional mitral regurgitation (MR) in advanced dilated and ischemic cardiomyopathy (DCM)...
  15. doi request reprint A new technique for vascular access management in transcatheter aortic valve implantation
    Andrew S P Sharp
    San Raffaele Scientific Institute and Columbus Hospitals, Milan, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:784-93. 2010
    ..To describe results from a novel percutaneous technique designed to minimize the risk of hemorrhage in the event of a major complication during transcatheter aortic valve implantation...
  16. doi request reprint Trans-apical and trans-axillary percutaneous aortic valve implantation as alternatives to the femoral route: short- and middle-term results
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 40:49-55. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to report the outcomes in a single-center series of consecutive patients treated by TAVI using the different approaches...
  17. doi request reprint Very long-term results (up to 17 years) with the double-orifice mitral valve repair combined with ring annuloplasty for degenerative mitral regurgitation
    Michele De Bonis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:1019-24. 2012
    ..The very long-term results of the double-orifice mitral valve repair are unknown. The aim of this study was to assess the late clinical and echocardiographic outcomes of this technique in patients with degenerative mitral regurgitation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Undersized annuloplasty for functional mitral regurgitation: is it responsible for clinically relevant mitral stenosis during exercise?
    Antonio Grimaldi
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 21:446-53. 2012
    ..The study aim was to assess if an undersized mitral annuloplasty for functional mitral regurgitation (FMR) in dilated cardiomyopathy can determine a clinically relevant mitral stenosis during exercise...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of results of transcatheter aortic valve implantation in patients with severely stenotic bicuspid versus tricuspid or nonbicuspid valves
    Charis Costopoulos
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy Interventional Cardiology Unit, EMO GVM Centro Cuore Columbus, Milan, Italy Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Cardiol 113:1390-3. 2014
    ..Early survival and device success, however, were lower for patients with BAV demonstrating that further studies are required to identify which subset of patients with BAV is best suited for transcatheter treatment...
  20. doi request reprint Comparison of incidence and predictors of left bundle branch block after transcatheter aortic valve implantation using the CoreValve versus the Edwards valve
    Irene Franzoni
    Interventional Cardiology Unit, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 112:554-9. 2013
    ..LBBB persists in most patients, but in this cohort, it was not a predictor of overall or cardiovascular mortality or permanent pacemaker implantation...
  21. doi request reprint Direct access transcatheter mitral annuloplasty with a sutureless and adjustable device: preclinical experience
    Francesco Maisano
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:524-9. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the technical feasibility and performance of a transcatheter mitral annuloplasty system...
  22. ncbi request reprint The clover technique for the treatment of complex tricuspid valve insufficiency: midterm clinical and echocardiographic results in 66 patients
    Elisabetta Lapenna
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 37:1297-303. 2010
    ..This study assesses the results of the 'clover technique' (suturing together the middle point of the free edges of the tricuspid leaflets) for the treatment of tricuspid regurgitation (TR) due to severe prolapse or tethering...
  23. doi request reprint Mid-term results of tricuspid annuloplasty with a three-dimensional remodelling ring
    Michele De Bonis
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Card Surg 27:288-94. 2012
    ..To assess the results of tricuspid annuloplasty performed with the Edwards MC3 remodeling ring...
  24. doi request reprint Clinical mid-term results after tricuspid valve replacement
    Giorgio Viganò
    Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 10:709-13. 2010
    ..024) and previous cardiovascular surgery (P=0.015) were univariate predictors of the SF-36 score. At a multivariate analysis LVEF, venous congestion and pulmonary artery pressures (PAPs) were related with a SF-36 score...
  25. ncbi request reprint Transaxillary approach: short- and mid-term results in a single-center experience
    Micaela Cioni
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Innovations (Phila) 6:361-5. 2011
    ..This study describes short- and mid-term morbidity and mortality for TAx approach...
  26. doi request reprint New devices for TAVI: technologies and initial clinical experiences
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiothoracic Department, San Raffaele University Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Nat Rev Cardiol 11:157-67. 2014
    ..The aim of this Review is to provide an overview of the new-generation transcatheter valvular technologies, including initial clinical reports. ..
  27. doi request reprint The growing clinical importance of secondary tricuspid regurgitation
    Maurizio Taramasso
    Cardiothoracic Surgery, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 59:703-10. 2012
    ..The purpose of this review is to explore the anatomical basis, pathophysiology, therapeutic approach, and future perspectives with regard to the management of STR...
  28. doi request reprint Pseudoaneurysm of mitral-aortic intervalvular fibrosa
    Antonio Grimaldi
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic, San Raffaele Scientific Institute and Universita Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 13:142-7. 2011
    ..Although clinical decision-making is debatable, it may be helpful to differentiate patients into those with or without previous endocarditis, and according to heart failure symptoms...
  29. doi request reprint Complete biatrial ablation of atrial fibrillation with bipolar radiofrequency
    Stefano Benussi
    Department of Cardiothoracic, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
    Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg 2010:mmcts.2009.004390. 2010
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Simulation of functional tricuspid regurgitation using an isolated porcine heart model
    Francesco Maisano
    Cardiac Surgery Department, Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Heart Valve Dis 20:657-63. 2011
    ..In the absence of reliable FTR models, and in an effort to minimize the need for animal experiments, a reproducible bench-model was developed of FTR, that allowed the simulation of the anatomic features of the condition...
  31. doi request reprint "Grey zone" patterns of unexplained endocarditis: still a challenge for clinical decision making
    Antonio Grimaldi
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Department, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 23:221.e1-4. 2010
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Quality of life of elderly patients following valve surgery for chronic organic mitral regurgitation
    Francesco Maisano
    Cardiac Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milano, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 36:261-6; discussion 266. 2009
    ..In the elderly, quality of life is a better indicator of surgical success than survival. We assessed quality of life of elderly patients submitted to surgery for MR using the Minnesota Living with Heart Failure (MLHF) questionnaire...
  33. pmc Mitral transcatheter technologies
    Francesco Maisano
    Cardiac Surgery Department, Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano, Italy
    Rambam Maimonides Med J 4:e0015. 2013
    ..Not only repair is evolving, initial steps towards percutaneous mitral valve implantation have already been undertaken, and initial clinical experience has just started. ..
  34. doi request reprint Polypoid atrial myxoma
    Antonio Grimaldi
    Cardiovascular and Thoracic Department, San Raffaele Scientific Institute and Universita Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 13:529-30. 2012
    ..The case confirms that echocardiography remains a primary tool for the assessment of cardiac masses, providing morphological clues to define the potential risk of complications such as valve obstruction and systemic embolization...
  35. doi request reprint Electrophysiological efficacy of Epicor high-intensity focused ultrasound
    Alberto Pozzoli
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, San Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 42:129-34; discussion 134. 2012
    ..The aim of this work is to ascertain the electrophysiological (EP) efficacy of such lesions, by assessing pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) after open chest HIFU ablation, in the clinical setting...