Francesco Moscato

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi Investigation of hemodynamics in the assisted isolated porcine heart
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna Austria and Ludwig Boltzmann Cluster for Cardiovascular Research, Vienna Austria
    Int J Artif Organs 36:878-86. 2013
  2. doi Use of continuous flow ventricular assist devices in patients with heart failure and a normal ejection fraction: a computer-simulation study
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:1352-8. 2013
  3. doi Evaluation of left ventricular relaxation in rotary blood pump recipients using the pump flow waveform: a simulation study
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, AKH 4L, Waehringer Guertel18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 36:470-8. 2012
  4. ncbi Dynamic modeling and identification of an axial flow ventricular assist device
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Int J Artif Organs 32:336-43. 2009
  5. doi Left ventricle afterload impedance control by an axial flow ventricular assist device: a potential tool for ventricular recovery
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 34:736-44. 2010
  6. doi Continuous assessment of cardiac function during rotary blood pump support: a contractility index derived from pump flow
    Phornphop Naiyanetr
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:37-44. 2010
  7. doi Development of a pump flow estimator for rotary blood pumps to enhance monitoring of ventricular function
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 36:691-9. 2012
  8. doi Interaction of a Transapical Miniaturized Ventricular Assist Device With the Left Ventricle: Hemodynamic Evaluation and Visualization in an Isolated Heart Setup
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna
    Artif Organs 40:1113-1120. 2016
  9. doi Daily life activity in patients with left ventricular assist devices
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna Austria
    Int J Artif Organs 39:22-7. 2016
  10. doi Continuous monitoring of cardiac rhythms in left ventricular assist device patients
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria Ludwig Boltzmann Cluster for Cardiovascular Research, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 38:191-8. 2014

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi Investigation of hemodynamics in the assisted isolated porcine heart
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna Austria and Ludwig Boltzmann Cluster for Cardiovascular Research, Vienna Austria
    Int J Artif Organs 36:878-86. 2013
    ..Isolated and defined changes in hemodynamic parameters are unattainable in animal models, while the heart-pump interaction in its whole complexity cannot be modeled in vitro or in silico...
  2. doi Use of continuous flow ventricular assist devices in patients with heart failure and a normal ejection fraction: a computer-simulation study
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 145:1352-8. 2013
    ..In the present study, the possible hemodynamic consequences of continuous flow left ventricular assist devices use for these patients were investigated...
  3. doi Evaluation of left ventricular relaxation in rotary blood pump recipients using the pump flow waveform: a simulation study
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, AKH 4L, Waehringer Guertel18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 36:470-8. 2012
    ..In conclusion, at least in simulation, relaxation can be derived from pump data. This noninvasively accessible information could contribute to a continuous estimation of the remaining cardiac function and its eventual recovery...
  4. ncbi Dynamic modeling and identification of an axial flow ventricular assist device
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Int J Artif Organs 32:336-43. 2009
    ..For a particular pump, a reliable mathematical model was identified that correctly reproduced the relationship between instantaneous VAD flow, head and impeller speed...
  5. doi Left ventricle afterload impedance control by an axial flow ventricular assist device: a potential tool for ventricular recovery
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 34:736-44. 2010
    ..This, in turn, may represent a potential additional tool to increase the number of patients showing recovery...
  6. doi Continuous assessment of cardiac function during rotary blood pump support: a contractility index derived from pump flow
    Phornphop Naiyanetr
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Heart Lung Transplant 29:37-44. 2010
    ..This study reports a method to determine contractility that uses readily measured variables of the RBP...
  7. doi Development of a pump flow estimator for rotary blood pumps to enhance monitoring of ventricular function
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 36:691-9. 2012
    ..In conclusion, a flow estimator with sufficient frequency bandwidth and accuracy to allow determination of changes in ventricular contractility even in the case of improving heart function was developed...
  8. doi Interaction of a Transapical Miniaturized Ventricular Assist Device With the Left Ventricle: Hemodynamic Evaluation and Visualization in an Isolated Heart Setup
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna
    Artif Organs 40:1113-1120. 2016
    ..The isolated heart is a simple, accessible evaluation platform unaffected by complex reactions within a whole, living animal. This platform allowed detection and visualization of potential hazards...
  9. doi Daily life activity in patients with left ventricular assist devices
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna Austria
    Int J Artif Organs 39:22-7. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the postoperative activity of LVAD patients using actigraphy and to compare these patients to a healthy and a heart-transplanted (HTx) population...
  10. doi Continuous monitoring of cardiac rhythms in left ventricular assist device patients
    Francesco Moscato
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria Ludwig Boltzmann Cluster for Cardiovascular Research, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 38:191-8. 2014
    ..3 ± 1.0%. Continuous monitoring of cardiac rhythms from available pump data is possible. It has the potential to reduce the out-of-hospital diagnostic burden and to permit a more efficient adjustment of the level of mechanical support...
  11. doi Assessment of aortic valve opening during rotary blood pump support using pump signals
    Marcus Granegger
    Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria Ludwig Boltzmann Cluster for Cardiovascular Research, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 38:290-7. 2014
    ..This algorithm makes the evaluation of the state of the AV possible from pump data only, allowing pump speed adjustment for a frequent opening of the AV and providing information about the interaction of the native heart with the RBP. ..
  12. doi Rapid induction of mild therapeutic hypothermia by extracorporeal veno-venous blood cooling in humans
    Christoph Testori
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
    Resuscitation 84:1051-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of extracorporeal veno-venous blood cooling in humans successfully resuscitated from cardiac arrest...
  13. ncbi Left ventricular pressure-volume loop analysis during continuous cardiac assist in acute animal trials
    Francesco Moscato
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Artif Organs 31:369-76. 2007
    ..SVI becomes slightly dependent on EDVI, which may be due to autoregulatory mechanisms...
  14. ncbi Evaluation of the HeartWare ventricular assist device Lavare cycle in a particle image velocimetry model and in clinical practice
    Daniel Zimpfer
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 50:839-848. 2016
    ..Here, we report in vitro and clinical findings on the effects of the Lavare cycle...