Gennaro Galasso

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Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Early stent thrombosis with bivalirudin in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention. A meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Gennaro Galasso, MD, PhD, Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Via S Pansini, 5 80131 Naples, Italy, Tel 390817462234, Fax 390817462229, E mail
    Thromb Haemost 113:1010-20. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Effect of an invasive strategy on outcome in patients ≥75 years of age with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome
    Gennaro Galasso
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 115:576-80. 2015
  3. ncbi request reprint New perspectives for transcatheter aortic valve implantation: more than a "simple" alternative to surgery
    T Niglio
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Cardioangiol 62:193-203. 2014
  4. pmc In vivo properties of the proangiogenic peptide QK
    Gaetano Santulli
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, Scienze Cardiovascolari ed Immunologiche, Cattedra di Medicina Interna, Università degli Studi Federico II di Napoli, Italy
    J Transl Med 7:41. 2009
  5. doi request reprint MGUard versus bAre-metal stents plus manual thRombectomy in ST-elevation myocarDial infarction pAtieNts-(GUARDIAN) trial: study design and rationale
    Salvatore Cassese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:1118-26. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of drug-eluting stents in patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis of randomised trials and an adjusted indirect comparison
    Federico Piscione
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    EuroIntervention 5:853-60. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Long-term clinical outcomes following sirolimus-eluting stent implantation in patients with acute myocardial infarction. A meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Via S Pansini, 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:885-93. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapeutic considerations for the use of prasugrel and ticagrelor to reduce stent thrombosis in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Raffaele Piccolo
    1Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Angiology 65:130-6. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Unrestricted use of endeavor resolute zotarolimus-eluting stent in daily clinical practice: a prospective registry
    Gennaro Galasso
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Via S Pansini, 5 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Invasive Cardiol 24:251-5. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Adenosine-induced torsade de pointes complicating a fractional flow reserve measurement in a right coronary artery intermediate stenosis
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 14:118-20. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Early stent thrombosis with bivalirudin in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention. A meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Gennaro Galasso, MD, PhD, Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Via S Pansini, 5 80131 Naples, Italy, Tel 390817462234, Fax 390817462229, E mail
    Thromb Haemost 113:1010-20. 2015
    ..Further studies are required to evaluate alternative strategies to mitigate this risk, without hampering the benefits derived from the reduction in bleeding events with bivalirudin...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of an invasive strategy on outcome in patients ≥75 years of age with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome
    Gennaro Galasso
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Am J Cardiol 115:576-80. 2015
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint New perspectives for transcatheter aortic valve implantation: more than a "simple" alternative to surgery
    T Niglio
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Cardioangiol 62:193-203. 2014
    ..The identification of aortic stenosis patients by the medical community and their assessment over time, before they become candidates only for "extreme" strategies, remains the main challenge. ..
  4. pmc In vivo properties of the proangiogenic peptide QK
    Gaetano Santulli
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica, Scienze Cardiovascolari ed Immunologiche, Cattedra di Medicina Interna, Università degli Studi Federico II di Napoli, Italy
    J Transl Med 7:41. 2009
    ..These data open to new fields of investigation on the mechanisms of activation of VEGF receptors, offering clinical implications for treatment of pathophysiological conditions such as chronic ischemia...
  5. doi request reprint MGUard versus bAre-metal stents plus manual thRombectomy in ST-elevation myocarDial infarction pAtieNts-(GUARDIAN) trial: study design and rationale
    Salvatore Cassese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:1118-26. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of drug-eluting stents in patients with acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis of randomised trials and an adjusted indirect comparison
    Federico Piscione
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    EuroIntervention 5:853-60. 2010
    ..Therefore, we performed a meta-analysis of randomised trials to evaluate the clinical outcome of DES as compared with bare-metal stent (BMS) after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  7. doi request reprint Long-term clinical outcomes following sirolimus-eluting stent implantation in patients with acute myocardial infarction. A meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Via S Pansini, 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Clin Res Cardiol 101:885-93. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapeutic considerations for the use of prasugrel and ticagrelor to reduce stent thrombosis in patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Raffaele Piccolo
    1Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Angiology 65:130-6. 2014
    ..The aim of this review is to consider decision-making strategies between prasugrel and ticagrelor in daily clinical practice. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Unrestricted use of endeavor resolute zotarolimus-eluting stent in daily clinical practice: a prospective registry
    Gennaro Galasso
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Via S Pansini, 5 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Invasive Cardiol 24:251-5. 2012
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of unrestricted Endeavor Resolute zotarolimus-eluting stent (ZES) use. Furthermore, we sought to evaluate clinical outcomes associated with on- and off-label use of Resolute ZES...
  10. doi request reprint Adenosine-induced torsade de pointes complicating a fractional flow reserve measurement in a right coronary artery intermediate stenosis
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 14:118-20. 2013
    ..Despite this being a very rare arrhythmic complication during FFR, its prompt recognition and treatment are of utmost importance...
  11. doi request reprint A new approach to percutaneous coronary revascularization in patients requiring undeferrable non-cardiac surgery
    Federico Piscione
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Science and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 146:399-403. 2011
    ..We performed a pilot study of dual antiplatelet therapy discontinuation followed by major non-cardiac surgery and endovascular aortic repair early after successful endothelial-progenitor cell-capture coronary stent deployment...
  12. doi request reprint Multicentre experience with MGuard net protective stent in ST-elevation myocardial infarction: safety, feasibility, and impact on myocardial reperfusion
    Federico Piscione
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 75:715-21. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint Is direct stenting superior to stenting with predilation in patients treated with percutaneous coronary intervention? Results from a meta-analysis of 24 randomised controlled trials
    Federico Piscione
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Via S Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    Heart 96:588-94. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to perform a meta-analysis of randomised trials comparing a direct stenting strategy versus a conventional one...
  14. doi request reprint Intracoronary abciximab in diabetic patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Vascul Pharmacol 73:32-7. 2015
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  15. doi request reprint Reperfusion correlates and clinical outcomes of right ventricular dysfunction in patients with inferior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 114:243-9. 2014
    ..In conclusion, in patients with inferior STEMI undergoing coronary revascularization, RV dysfunction is associated with a worse long-term prognosis. Postprocedural TIMI flow grade may be a useful tool to predict RV dysfunction...
  16. doi request reprint No-reflow phenomenon: pathophysiology, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment. A review of the current literature and future perspectives
    Gennaro Galasso
    1Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Angiology 65:180-9. 2014
    ..This review also summarizes the strategies of prevention and treatment of no-reflow, considering the most recent studies results regarding medical therapy and devices. ..
  17. doi request reprint Long-term safety and efficacy of drug-eluting stents in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Via S Pansini, 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 217:149-57. 2011
    ..Our aim was to perform a meta-analysis of randomized trials evaluating the long-term outcomes of drug-eluting stents (DES) versus bare-metal stents (BMS) in patients with STEMI...
  18. pmc The GPIIIA PlA2 polymorphism is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular adverse events
    Gennaro Galasso
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunologic Sciences, Federico II University School of Medicine, Naples, Italy
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 10:41. 2010
    ..We aimed to explore the effect of PlA2 polymorphism on outcome in patients with atherosclerosis...
  19. doi request reprint In concomitant coronary and peripheral arterial disease, inflammation of the affected limbs predicts coronary artery endothelial dysfunction
    Gregorio Brevetti
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 201:440-6. 2008
    ..We investigated whether the inflammatory status of affected limbs impairs coronary artery endothelial function (CAEF)...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of Ile164 polymorphism of beta2-adrenergic receptor gene on coronary artery disease
    Federico Piscione
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunology Sciences, Federico II University School of Medicine, Naples, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1381-8. 2008
    ..This study investigated the relationship between beta(2)-adrenergic receptor (B2AR) Ile164 polymorphism and coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  21. doi request reprint Myocardial expression of FOXO3a-Atrogin-1 pathway in human heart failure
    Gennaro Galasso
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunology Sciences, Federico II University School of Medicine, Via S Pansini, 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Eur J Heart Fail 12:1290-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the expression of Atrogin-1 and the molecular pathway involved in Atrogin-1 regulation in human HF...
  22. doi request reprint Antiplatelet theRapy after Genous EPC-capturing coroNary stenT implantatiOn: the ARGENTO study: a prospective, multicenter registry
    Salvatore Cassese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Science and Immunology, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 167:757-61. 2013
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  23. pmc Transradial versus transfemoral approach in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention for acute coronary syndrome. A meta-analysis and trial sequential analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e96127. 2014
    ..A meta-analysis, meta-regression and trial sequential analysis of safety and efficacy of TRA in ACS setting was performed...
  24. doi request reprint Twelve-month clinical outcomes of everolimus-eluting stent as compared to paclitaxel- and sirolimus-eluting stent in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions. A meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Salvatore Cassese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II, University of Naples, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 150:84-9. 2011
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Relationship between changes in platelet reactivity and ischemic events following percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-regression analysis of 30 randomized trials
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Via S Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 234:176-84. 2014
    ..However, whether reducing platelet reactivity can lead to a lower incidence of ischemic events after PCI is still controversial. Therefore, we sought to investigate this issue by a meta-regression analysis of randomized trials...
  26. ncbi request reprint Rheolytic thrombectomy during percutaneous coronary intervention improves long-term outcome in high-risk patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Salvatore De Rosa
    Division of Cardiology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Interv Cardiol 20:292-8. 2007
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  27. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of randomized trials comparing the effectiveness of different strategies for the treatment of drug-eluting stent restenosis
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 114:1339-46. 2014
    ..However, PEB had greater angiographic efficacy and therefore should be considered the new benchmark comparator in the treatment of DES restenosis. The use of BA should be discouraged in patients with DES restenosis. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint Retrospective analysis of coagulation factor II receptor (F2R) sequence variation and coronary heart disease in hypertensive patients
    Bruna Gigante
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, Division of Pharmacology, Federico II University, CNR, Naples, Italy
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 27:1213-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the role of genetic variants within the coagulation factor II receptor (F2R) in the occurrence of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  29. doi request reprint Concomitant coronary and peripheral arterial disease: relationship between the inflammatory status of the affected limb and the severity of coronary artery disease
    Gregorio Brevetti
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular, and Immunological Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Vasc Surg 49:1465-71. 2009
    ..We investigated the relationship between the inflammatory status in the affected limb and CAD severity...
  30. doi request reprint Abciximab in elderly with acute coronary syndrome invasively treated: effect on outcome
    Gennaro Galasso
    Division of Cardiology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 130:380-5. 2008
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Endothelial dysfunction: its clinical value and methods of assessment
    Teresa Strisciuglio
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Via S Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 16:417. 2014
    ..In this review, we underline the clinical value of ED in the cardiovascular field and summarize the principal methods currently available for its assessment. ..
  32. doi request reprint Antiplatelet versus anticoagulation therapy after extracardiac conduit Fontan: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Chiara Marrone
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Santobono Pausilipon Hospital, Via M Fiore 6, Naples, Italy
    Pediatr Cardiol 32:32-9. 2011
    ..For patients undergoing ECC Fontan, the rate of thromboembolic and bleeding events associated with antiplatelet therapy is similar to that associated with anticoagulation therapy...
  33. doi request reprint Effects of baseline coronary occlusion and diabetes mellitus in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Raffaele Piccolo
    Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 114:1145-50. 2014
    ..Preprocedural IRA occlusion increased the risk for stent thrombosis, irrespective of diabetic status...
  34. ncbi request reprint Increased inflammatory status and higher prevalence of three-vessel coronary artery disease in patients with concomitant coronary and peripheral atherosclerosis
    Gregorio Brevetti
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 89:1058-63. 2003
    ..These results could help to explain the high cardiovascular risk of patients with concomitant CAD and PAD and suggest that PAD be included among the variables used to identify CAD patients for further diagnostic evaluation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Ischemic neoangiogenesis enhanced by beta2-adrenergic receptor overexpression: a novel role for the endothelial adrenergic system
    Guido Iaccarino
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Scienze Cardiovascolari ed Immunologiche, Universita Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Circ Res 97:1182-9. 2005
    ..Therefore, beta2ARs play a critical role in endothelial cell proliferation and function including revascularization, suggesting a novel and physiologically relevant role in neoangiogenesis in response to ischemia...
  36. doi request reprint Clinical impact of sirolimus-eluting stent in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Federico Piscione
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular Sciences and Immunology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 74:323-32. 2009
    ..To evaluate outcome of patients undergoing sirolimus-eluting stent (SES) as compared to bare-metal stent (BMS) implantation during primary angioplasty for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)...
  37. doi request reprint Benefits from new ADP antagonists as compared with clopidogrel in patients with stable angina or acute coronary syndrome undergoing invasive management: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Monica Verdoia
    Division of Cardiology, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Maggiore Della Carità, Eastern Piedmont University, Novara, Italy Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy and Department of Translational Medicine, Centro di Biotecnologie per la Ricerca Medica Applicata BRMA, Eastern Piedmont University, Novara, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 63:339-50. 2014
    ..The aim of current meta-analysis was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of new adenosine diphosphate (ADP) receptor antagonists as compared with clopidogrel in elective or ACS patients managed invasively...
  38. ncbi request reprint Relationship between contractile reserve, Tl-201 uptake, and collateral angiographic circulation in collateral-dependent myocardium: implications regarding the evaluation of myocardial viability
    Federico Piscione
    Division of Cardiology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    J Nucl Cardiol 10:17-27. 2003
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