Gianluca Iacobellis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Increased epicardial fat and plasma leptin in type 1 diabetes independently of obesity
    G Iacobellis
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:725-9. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue in endocrine and metabolic diseases
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1400 NW 10th Ave, Dominion Tower Suite 805 807, Miami, FL, 33136, USA
    Endocrine 46:8-15. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Epicardial fat thickness and left ventricular mass in subjects with adrenal incidentaloma
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1400 NW 10th Ave, Dominion Tower Suite 805 807, Miami, FL, 33136, USA
    Endocrine 44:532-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue: emerging physiological, pathophysiological and clinical features
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 22:450-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Epicardial fat: from the biomolecular aspects to the clinical practice
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1400 NW 10th Ave, Dominion Tower Suite 805 807, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 43:1651-4. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Adipokines and cardiometabolic profile in primary hyperaldosteronism
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:2391-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Echocardiographic epicardial fat: a review of research and clinical applications
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:1311-9; quiz 1417-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Epicardial fat thickness and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in obese subjects
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:332-6. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of epicardial and pericardial fat thickness assessed by echocardiography in African American and non-Hispanic White men: a pilot study
    Howard J Willens
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:311-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Increased epicardial fat and plasma leptin in type 1 diabetes independently of obesity
    G Iacobellis
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA Electronic address
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:725-9. 2014
    ..Nevertheless epicardial fat, the visceral fat of the heart, has been poorly explored in type 1 diabetes. In this study we sought to measure epicardial fat thickness, plasma leptin and adiponectin levels in type 1 diabetic subjects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue in endocrine and metabolic diseases
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1400 NW 10th Ave, Dominion Tower Suite 805 807, Miami, FL, 33136, USA
    Endocrine 46:8-15. 2014
    ..Novel, established, but also speculative findings on epicardial fat will be discussed from the unexplored perspective of both clinical and basic Endocrinologist. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Epicardial fat thickness and left ventricular mass in subjects with adrenal incidentaloma
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 1400 NW 10th Ave, Dominion Tower Suite 805 807, Miami, FL, 33136, USA
    Endocrine 44:532-6. 2013
    ..Echocardiographic epicardial fat may serve as non-invasive marker of visceral fat and earlier cardiac abnormalities in patients with adrenal incidentaloma...
  4. doi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue: emerging physiological, pathophysiological and clinical features
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    Trends Endocrinol Metab 22:450-7. 2011
    ..Particular emphasis is placed on the paracrine/endocrine properties of epicardial fat and its role in the development and progression of atherosclerosis...
  5. doi request reprint Epicardial fat: from the biomolecular aspects to the clinical practice
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, 1400 NW 10th Ave, Dominion Tower Suite 805 807, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Int J Biochem Cell Biol 43:1651-4. 2011
    ..Because epicardial and myocardial tissues share the same coronary arterial supply it is reasonable to hypothesize that improved local vascularisation may resume epicardial fat to its physiological role...
  6. doi request reprint Adipokines and cardiometabolic profile in primary hyperaldosteronism
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:2391-8. 2010
    ..Primary aldosteronism (PA) has been recently associated with an unfavorable cardiometabolic profile. However, whether pro- and antiinflammatory adipokines levels can vary in PA is unknown...
  7. doi request reprint Echocardiographic epicardial fat: a review of research and clinical applications
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 22:1311-9; quiz 1417-8. 2009
    ..However, more evidence is necessary to evaluate whether echocardiographic epicardial fat thickness may become a routine way of assessing cardiovascular risk in a clinical setting...
  8. doi request reprint Epicardial fat thickness and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in obese subjects
    Gianluca Iacobellis
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:332-6. 2014
    ..The hypothesis that echocardiographic epicardial fat thickness is independently associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in obese subjects is tested...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of epicardial and pericardial fat thickness assessed by echocardiography in African American and non-Hispanic White men: a pilot study
    Howard J Willens
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:311-6. 2008
    ..This study explores whether this racial pattern of VAT distribution extends to the intrathoracic VAT...