M Zimarino

Summary

Affiliation: University of Chieti
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The value of imaging in subclinical coronary artery disease
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy Electronic address
    Vascul Pharmacol 82:20-9. 2016
  2. doi request reprint The adequacy of myocardial revascularization in patients with multivessel coronary artery disease
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging G d Annunzio University of Chieti, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:1748-57. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Late thrombosis after double versus single drug-eluting stent in the treatment of coronary bifurcations: a meta-analysis of randomized and observational Studies
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, Chieti, Italy
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 6:687-95. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The prognosis of periprocedural myocardial infarction after percutaneous coronary interventions
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G d Annunzio University Chieti, Italy
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 14:32-6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Rotational atherectomy: a "survivor" in the drug-eluting stent era
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G d Annunzio University Chieti, Italy
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 13:185-92. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Isolated troponin increase after percutaneous coronary interventions: does it have prognostic relevance?
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Via dei Vestini, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 221:297-302. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Late coronary thrombosis after drug-eluting stent: stent vs patient-driven prescription of aspirin-clopidogrel combination
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 92:668-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Optimal duration of antiplatelet therapy in recipients of coronary drug-eluting stents
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Drugs 65:725-32. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Complete myocardial revascularization: between myth and reality
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Centre of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Ospedale S Camillo de Lellis, Via Forlanini, 50, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Eur Heart J 26:1824-30. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography accurately identifies intermediate atherosclerotic lesions--an in vivo evaluation in the rabbit carotid artery
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Centre of Excellence, G d Annunzio University Chieti, Ospedale S Camillo de Lellis, Via Forlanini 50, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 193:94-101. 2007

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Publications38

  1. doi request reprint The value of imaging in subclinical coronary artery disease
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy Electronic address
    Vascul Pharmacol 82:20-9. 2016
    ..Appropriate trials should now, however, evaluate the cost-effectiveness of an aggressive search of vulnerable plaques, favoring implementation of such diagnostic tools in daily practice. ..
  2. doi request reprint The adequacy of myocardial revascularization in patients with multivessel coronary artery disease
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging G d Annunzio University of Chieti, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Cardiol 168:1748-57. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Late thrombosis after double versus single drug-eluting stent in the treatment of coronary bifurcations: a meta-analysis of randomized and observational Studies
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, Chieti, Italy
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 6:687-95. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The prognosis of periprocedural myocardial infarction after percutaneous coronary interventions
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G d Annunzio University Chieti, Italy
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 14:32-6. 2013
    ..Nevertheless, patients with periprocedural myocardial damage should be treated as a higher-risk cohort, carefully monitored and receive an intensified secondary prevention program...
  5. doi request reprint Rotational atherectomy: a "survivor" in the drug-eluting stent era
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G d Annunzio University Chieti, Italy
    Cardiovasc Revasc Med 13:185-92. 2012
    ..The present review will analyze reasons for conflicting results obtained in large series and randomized trials on this topic in the past, and will identify criteria for an appropriate use in current times...
  6. doi request reprint Isolated troponin increase after percutaneous coronary interventions: does it have prognostic relevance?
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Via dei Vestini, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 221:297-302. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Late coronary thrombosis after drug-eluting stent: stent vs patient-driven prescription of aspirin-clopidogrel combination
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 92:668-9. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Optimal duration of antiplatelet therapy in recipients of coronary drug-eluting stents
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Drugs 65:725-32. 2005
    ..Therefore, we propose that prolonged combination therapy with aspirin and clopidogrel be mandatory up to 1 year after PCI in all patients receiving DES...
  9. ncbi request reprint Complete myocardial revascularization: between myth and reality
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Centre of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Ospedale S Camillo de Lellis, Via Forlanini, 50, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Eur Heart J 26:1824-30. 2005
    ..The patient's clinical status, ventricular function, and the presence of co-morbidities may orient clinical decisions in favour of incomplete revascularization...
  10. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography accurately identifies intermediate atherosclerotic lesions--an in vivo evaluation in the rabbit carotid artery
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Centre of Excellence, G d Annunzio University Chieti, Ospedale S Camillo de Lellis, Via Forlanini 50, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 193:94-101. 2007
    ..We tested the ability of optical coherence tomography (OCT) to identify very early stages of atherosclerosis in vivo...
  11. ncbi request reprint Triple antithrombotic therapy with aspirin, clopidogrel and warfarin--a persisting dilemma
    M Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 2:163-4. 2007
  12. doi request reprint Facilitated PCI: rationale, current evidence, open questions, and future directions
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 51:3-10. 2008
    ..In patients having first medical contact within 3 hours, with an anticipated absolute delay to PCI of more than 90 minutes, thrombolysis can be safely recommended...
  13. doi request reprint 'Missing' coronary arteries at urgent coronary angiography for ST-elevation myocardial infarction
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 11:754-7. 2010
    ..The knowledge and the identification of coronary artery anomalies have extreme clinical relevance in urgent angiography for STEMI patients...
  14. doi request reprint Patient management and care after primary percutaneous coronary intervention: reinforcing a continuum of care after primary percutaneous coronary intervention
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Am Heart J 160:S42-7. 2010
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative ischemia and long-term events after minimally invasive coronary surgery
    Marco Zimarino
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, G D Annunzio University of Chieti, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:135-41. 2004
    ..We sought to assess the impact of myocardial dysfunction during MIDCABG on long-term outcome and the protective role of collateral circulation on myocardial ischemia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Glycoprotein IIb-IIIa antagonists in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes and percutaneous interventions: from pharmacology to individual patient's therapy: Part 2: When and how to use various agents
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 43:477-84. 2004
    ..Here we propose an algorithm for the practical use of available GPIIb/IIIa antagonists in relation with the patient's clinical presentation and concomitant use of other drugs and devices...
  17. ncbi request reprint Glycoprotein IIb-IIIa antagonists in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes and percutaneous interventions: from pharmacology to individual patient's therapy: part 1: the evidence of benefit
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol 43:325-32. 2004
    ..This article summarizes reasons for the ongoing debate on their efficacy and highlights areas of uncertainty...
  18. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous interventions on arterial conduits
    M Zimarino
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, University of Chieti, Italy
    J Invasive Cardiol 13:114-20. 2001
    ..PI can safely be performed on arterial grafts, with careful planning and knowledge of conduit pathophysiology...
  19. ncbi request reprint Multiple arterial conduits without cardiopulmonary bypass: early angiographic results
    A M Calafiore
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 67:450-6. 1999
    ..We describe our experience to demonstrate the feasibility of coronary surgical intervention without CPB in multivessel disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two antiplatelet regimens (aspirin alone versus aspirin + ticlopidine or clopidogrel) after intracoronary implantation of a carbofilm-coated stent
    Antonio Luca Bartorelli
    Institute of Cardiology, University of Milan, Centro Cardiologico Monzino, IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 99:1062-6. 2007
    ..94 to 5.85, p = NS). In conclusion, after optimal intracoronary implantation of the CarboStent, antiplatelet therapy with aspirin alone was safe and provided efficacy comparable to aspirin plus a thienopyridine in the prevention of ST...
  21. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of dilated cardiomyopathy with conventional techniques
    A M Calafiore
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University G D Annunzio, San Camillo de Lellis Hospital, Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 16:S73-8. 1999
    ..We review our surgical experience using different conventional surgical techniques in the surgical treatment of the dilated cardiomyopathy (DCMP) in non-transplant eligible patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Multislice spiral computed tomography for in-stent restenosis
    Maria Luigia Storto
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Bioimaging, University of Chieti, Italy
    Circulation 105:2005. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint Images in cardiovascular medicine. Multislice spiral computed tomography-assisted vein graft stenting
    Riccardo Marano
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Bioimaging, Section of Radiology, SS Annunziata Hospital University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Circulation 108:e67-8. 2003
  24. ncbi request reprint Low-density lipoprotein level reduction by the 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme-A inhibitor simvastatin is accompanied by a related reduction of F2-isoprostane formation in hypercholesterolemic subjects: no further effect of vitamin E
    Raffaele De Caterina
    Chair of Cardiology, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Circulation 106:2543-9. 2002
    ..Both statins and vitamin E, by reducing the rate of lipid peroxidation, may interfere with oxidative stress, but the impact of their combination is unknown...
  25. doi request reprint Defective recovery of QT dispersion predicts late cardiac mortality after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Ageing, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Ospedale SS Annunziata, Via dei Vestini, 30, Chieti 66013, Italy
    Heart 97:466-72. 2011
    ..It has been suggested that corrected QT dispersion (cQTD) provides a measure of repolarisation inhomogeneity; however, the existence of a relationship between cQTD and cardiac outcomes is controversial...
  26. ncbi request reprint Age-dependence of risk factors for carotid stenosis: an observational study among candidates for coronary arteriography
    M Zimarino
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 159:165-73. 2001
    ..Among patients undergoing coronary angiography, carotid ultrasonography should be recommended in high risk subgroups of patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Rapid decline of collateral circulation increases susceptibility to myocardial ischemia: the trade-off of successful percutaneous recanalization of chronic total occlusions
    Marco Zimarino
    Institute of Cardiology and Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 48:59-65. 2006
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Surgical bleeding after pre-operative unfractionated heparin and low molecular weight heparin for coronary bypass surgery
    Giulia Renda
    Institute of Cardiology, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Haematologica 92:366-73. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Awake systolic blood pressure variability correlates with target-organ damage in hypertensive subjects
    Alfonso Tatasciore
    Institute of Cardiology, Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Hypertension 50:325-32. 2007
    ..Such relationship, found in subjects referred for recently suspected hypertension, likely appears early in the natural history of hypertension...
  30. pmc Early restenosis after drug-eluting stent implantation: A putative role for platelet activation
    Corrado Tamburino
    Institute of Cardiology, Ferrarotto Hospital, University of Catania, Italy
    Can J Cardiol 23:57-9. 2007
    ..Extremely careful follow-up is mandatory after the recognition of intraluminal thrombi inside DES because restenosis may occur at the same site of DES thrombosis...
  31. ncbi request reprint Magnetocardiography: current status and perspectives. Part II: Clinical applications
    Isabella Tavarozzi
    Chair of Cardiology, Institute of Advanced Biomedical Technologies, G D Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy
    Ital Heart J 3:151-65. 2002
    ..This second part is devoted to the description of the main current clinical applications and perspectives...
  32. ncbi request reprint Influence of device selection on angiographic outcomes for the treatment of in-stent restenosis. A sub analysis from the Washington Radiation for In-Stent restenosis Trial (WRIST)
    Marco Zimarino
    Vascular Brachytherapy Institute, Cardiology Research Institute, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ital Heart J 3:256-62. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of device selection on ICB for the treatment of instant restenosis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Detrimental effects of late artery opening
    Marco Zimarino
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:1067; author reply 1067-8. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Celecoxib, ibuprofen, and the antiplatelet effect of aspirin in patients with osteoarthritis and ischemic heart disease
    Giulia Renda
    Departments of Medicine and Clinical Sciences, Center of Excellence on Aging, G D Annunzio University, School of Medicine, Chiete, Italy
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 80:264-74. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Coronary stent implantation is superior to balloon angioplasty for chronic coronary occlusions: six-year clinical follow-up of the GISSOC trial
    Paolo Rubartelli
    UO Cardiologia, Ospedale San Martino, Genoa, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 41:1488-92. 2003
    ..We investigated whether the benefits of stent implantation over balloon percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) for treatment of chronic total coronary occlusions (CTO) are maintained in the long term...
  36. ncbi request reprint Analysis of stent edge restenosis with different forms of brachytherapy
    Marco Zimarino
    IVUS and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Cardiovascular Research Institute, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:322-5. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint Device selection in the treatment of in-stent restenosis with and without radiation (from the Gamma Radiation Trials)
    Andrew E Ajani
    Vascular Brachytherapy Institute, Cardiology Research Institute, Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:137-44. 2002
    ..The overall recurrence rate of ISR was lower in patients treated with gamma radiation using iridium-192 compared with placebo. Device selection did not influence late clinical outcomes in irradiated and nonirradiated groups...
  38. ncbi request reprint [QT dispersion and myonecrosis after stent percutaneous coronary intervention]
    Stefania Marazia
    Dipartimento di Cardiologia e Cardiochirurgia, Universita degli Studi G D Annunzio, Chieti
    Ital Heart J Suppl 5:861-7. 2004
    ..There is currently no information on the relationship between QTd and creatine kinase (CK)-MB release in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...