Paolo Angelini

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Heart Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Biventricular takotsubo cardiomyopathy: case report and general discussion
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 40:312-5. 2013
  2. pmc Preventing sudden cardiac death in athletes: in search of evidence-based, cost-effective screening
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, Texas Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 40:148-55. 2013
  3. pmc Apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: preliminary attempt at palliation with use of subselective alcohol ablation
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 39:750-5. 2012
  4. pmc Differential local spasticity in myocardial bridges
    Paolo Angelini
    Division of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 39:384-8. 2012
  5. pmc "Acute takeoff" of the circumflex artery: a newly recognized coronary anatomic variant with potential clinical consequences
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 35:28-31. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Re: Stress (Takotsubo) cardiomyopathy--a novel pathophysiological hypothesis to explain catecholamine-induced acute myocardial stunning
    Paolo Angelini
    Leachman Cardiology Associates, P A, 6624 Fannin, Suite 2780, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:E1; author reply E2. 2008
  7. pmc Left main coronary artery originating from the proper sinus but with acute angulation and an intramural course, leading to critical stenosis
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 37:221-5. 2010
  8. pmc Retractable-needle catheters: an update on local drug delivery in coronary interventions
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 35:419-24. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous coronary artery dissection: where is the tear?
    Paolo Angelini
    Texas Heart Institute, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 4:636-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Newer concepts for imaging anomalous aortic origin of the coronary arteries in adults
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:942-54. 2007

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Publications41

  1. pmc Biventricular takotsubo cardiomyopathy: case report and general discussion
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 40:312-5. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Preventing sudden cardiac death in athletes: in search of evidence-based, cost-effective screening
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, Texas Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 40:148-55. 2013
    ..We discuss the rationale for and methods of this long-term endeavor, in advance of reporting the results...
  3. pmc Apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: preliminary attempt at palliation with use of subselective alcohol ablation
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 39:750-5. 2012
    ..To our knowledge, ours is the first reported use of subselective, modified-protocol alcohol septal ablation to treat an obstructive mid-apical muscular ring in a patient with apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy...
  4. pmc Differential local spasticity in myocardial bridges
    Paolo Angelini
    Division of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 39:384-8. 2012
    ..Understanding the spectrum of spastic conditions might help to clarify the causes of atypical ischemic events, especially in patients with myocardial bridging...
  5. pmc "Acute takeoff" of the circumflex artery: a newly recognized coronary anatomic variant with potential clinical consequences
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 35:28-31. 2008
    ..9 vs 9.8 mm, respectively). This anomaly increases the technical difficulty and failure rate of percutaneous coronary intervention unless the operator makes specific adaptations, some of which we describe herein...
  6. doi request reprint Re: Stress (Takotsubo) cardiomyopathy--a novel pathophysiological hypothesis to explain catecholamine-induced acute myocardial stunning
    Paolo Angelini
    Leachman Cardiology Associates, P A, 6624 Fannin, Suite 2780, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:E1; author reply E2. 2008
  7. pmc Left main coronary artery originating from the proper sinus but with acute angulation and an intramural course, leading to critical stenosis
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 37:221-5. 2010
    ..Angiography and intravascular ultrasonography revealed a variable degree of obstruction without intimal thickening and, likely, without spasm. Surgical repair, including ostioplasty, completely relieved the patient's clinical symptoms...
  8. pmc Retractable-needle catheters: an update on local drug delivery in coronary interventions
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 35:419-24. 2008
    ..Herein, we review the evolution and current status of local drug delivery in the coronary arteries, with an emphasis on novel catheters that have retractable needles...
  9. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous coronary artery dissection: where is the tear?
    Paolo Angelini
    Texas Heart Institute, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 4:636-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Newer concepts for imaging anomalous aortic origin of the coronary arteries in adults
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:942-54. 2007
    ..Definitive guidelines are being developed for the optimal workup and treatment of ACAOS...
  11. pmc Symptomatic anomalous origination of the left coronary artery from the opposite sinus of valsalva. Clinical presentations, diagnosis, and surgical repair
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 33:171-9. 2006
    ..To establish sound guidelines for managing these anomalies, a larger series should be studied prospectively with quantitative parameters and long-term follow-up...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anomalous coronary artery arising from the opposite sinus: descriptive features and pathophysiologic mechanisms, as documented by intravascular ultrasonography
    Paolo Angelini
    Texas Heart Institute, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 15:507-14. 2003
    ..In the following cases, intravascular ultrasonography (IVUS) was used to document the functional anatomy in ACAOS. This application has not been previously reported in the literature...
  13. doi request reprint Transient left ventricular apical ballooning: A unifying pathophysiologic theory at the edge of Prinzmetal angina
    Paolo Angelini
    Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 71:342-52. 2008
    ..All features last from a few days to a few weeks...
  14. pmc Daughter, you broke my heart: accidental thrombosis at a muscular bridge
    Fernando Leon
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 33:380-2. 2006
    ..We discuss the possible relationships between the various circumstances of this sudden event. We argue that, under exceptional conditions, myocardial bridges can lead to myocardial infarction by clot formation...
  15. pmc The "1st septal unit" in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy: a newly recognized anatomo-functional entity, identified during recent alcohol septal ablation experience
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 34:336-46. 2007
    ....
  16. pmc Can stent-angioplasty be a valid alternative to surgery when revascularization is indicated for anomalous origination of a coronary artery from the opposite sinus?
    Ramesh Hariharan
    Department of Adult Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 29:308-13. 2002
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Metabolically controlled reperfusion in acute myocardial infarction: should the polarizing solution be given subselectively?
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Adult Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, USA
    J Invasive Cardiol 15:491-6. 2003
    ..In working rat hearts, metabolic support of injured tissue enhances recovery after acute myocardial infarction. Clinical experience with a systemic "polarizing solution" supports this claim...
  18. pmc Coronary artery anomalies--current clinical issues: definitions, classification, incidence, clinical relevance, and treatment guidelines
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Adult Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 29:271-8. 2002
    ..In the absence of established official guidelines, we present practical protocols for diagnosing and treating coronary anomalies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Successful ablation of atrioventricular node reentry tachycardia in a patient with crisscross heart and situs inversus levocardia
    J Alberto Lopez
    Departments of Adult Cardiology and Electrophysiology Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Interv Card Electrophysiol 17:133-7. 2006
    ..Despite the unusual anatomy, we successfully modified the AV node physiology by ablating the "slow AV node inputs" with the guidance of a multielectrode basket catheter in the anatomic right atrium...
  20. pmc Sudden cardiac arrest at the finish line: in coronary ectopia, the cause of ischemia is from intramural course, not ostial location
    Steven Joggerst
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, Texas 77030
    Tex Heart Inst J 41:212-6. 2014
    ..Rather, these events are due to the ectopic artery's intramural proximal course within the aortic media, which might result in critical stenosis by means of hypoplasia or lateral compression of the artery. ..
  21. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery anomalies: an entity in search of an identity
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Tex, USA
    Circulation 115:1296-305. 2007
    ..Only multicenter collaboration on protocols dedicated to CAAs can give rise to the large-scale studies needed to define the prognosis and optimal treatment of these disorders...
  22. ncbi request reprint Coronary anomalies: incidence, pathophysiology, and clinical relevance
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Adult Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston 77030, USA
    Circulation 105:2449-54. 2002
  23. pmc Ectopic origin of left coronary ostium from left ventricle, with occlusive membrane: a previously unreported anomaly, with an embryologic interpretation
    Luigi Pirelli
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Cardiology, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 35:162-5. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, this is the 1st report of a left coronary artery that was found to arise from the left ventricle...
  24. pmc Coronary arteries in crisscross heart
    Paolo Angelini
    Department of Adult Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 30:208-13. 2003
    ....
  25. pmc Superior vena cava thrombosis and paradoxical embolic stroke due to collateral drainage from the brachiocephalic vein to the left atrium
    Angelo Nascimbene
    Department of Cardiology, Texas Heart Institute at St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 38:170-3. 2011
    ..We discuss diagnosis and treatment of the condition in our patient and in general terms...
  26. ncbi request reprint Nebulous imaging
    Paolo Angelini
    Circulation 109:e9; author reply e9. 2004
  27. ncbi request reprint Anomalous right coronary artery originating from the left sinus of Valsalva
    Francois Beique
    Department of Anesthesia, SMBD Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:788-98. 2004
  28. ncbi request reprint Unusual case of single coronary artery: questions of methods and basic concepts
    Giuseppe Cacici
    Department of Cardiology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:345-7. 2005
    ..A rational discussion should deal both with individual case objective evidence and theoretical general consideration...
  29. pmc Single coronary artery with prepulmonic coursing left main coronary artery manifesting as prinzmetal's angina
    Garrett B Sanford
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    Tex Heart Inst J 34:449-52. 2007
    ..Acetylcholine provocation demonstrated worsening of the stenosis to about 80%, with reproduction of angina and ST-segment depression, which indicated that medical management of spasm might provide symptomatic relief...
  30. pmc Coronary fistulae: which ones deserve treatment, and what kind of treatment do they need?
    Paolo Angelini
    Tex Heart Inst J 34:202-3. 2007
  31. doi request reprint A rare coronary anomaly: double right
    Paolo Angelini
    Clin Cardiol 31:186. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death: do we know what we are talking about?
    Paolo Angelini
    Circulation 105:E182; author reply E182. 2002
  33. ncbi request reprint Some questions regarding myocardial bridges still require answers
    Paolo Angelini
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:394; author reply 394-5. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Sudden cardiac death associated with an extremely rare coronary anomaly of the left and right coronary arteries arising exclusively from the posterior (noncoronary) sinus of Valsalva
    Paolo Angelini
    Clin Cardiol 29:329. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Coronary arteries after arterial switch surgery
    Paolo Angelini
    J Am Coll Cardiol 47:1734-5; author reply 1735-6. 2006
  36. pmc A casual versus causal relationship in coronary artery anomalies :a question of method
    Paolo Angelini
    Tex Heart Inst J 31:276-7. 2004
  37. pmc Kugel's artery: What's in a name? Questions on atrial circulation
    Paolo Angelini
    Texas Heart Institute and St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston
    Tex Heart Inst J 31:271-2. 2004
  38. pmc Aortic sinus aneurysm and associated defects: can we extrapolate a morphogenetic theory from pathologic findings?
    Paolo Angelini
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:560-2. 2005
  39. pmc The miraculous survival of an exceptional baby: can a heart manage to function with anomalous origin of both coronary arteries from the pulmonary artery?
    Paolo Angelini
    Tex Heart Inst J 32:351-3. 2005
  40. ncbi request reprint Intravascular ultrasonography in coronary atherosclerosis trials
    Paolo Angelini
    Cleve Clin J Med 72:745; author reply 745-6. 2005
  41. pmc Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery: the location of the ectopic ostium and the course of the proximal left coronary artery make a difference
    Paolo Angelini
    Tex Heart Inst J 35:36-7. 2008