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Luca Spiezia, Ahmed Al Mamary, Elena Campello, Daniele Piazza, Sara Maggiolo, Fabio Dalla Valle, Massimo Napodano, Paolo Simioni
Dual antiplatelet therapy is recommended in patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (p-PCI) for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Pre-analytical variables may influence platelet function analysis results. Our aim was to evaluate the on-treatment platelet reactivity in peripheral artery vs coronary blood in patients with STEMI. We enrolled one hundred and nine patients who consecutively underwent p-PCI at Cardiology Unit of Padua University Hospital between June 2014 and June 2015...
March 26, 2018: Scandinavian Journal of Clinical and Laboratory Investigation
Josías Caleb Ríos Ortega, Paul Castañeda Castillo, Luisa Talledo Paredes, Franz Soplopuco Palacios, Necemio Aranda Pretell, Yemmy Pérez Valverde, Julio Morón Castro, Andrés Reyes Torres
INTRODUCTION: Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery remains the reference standard in the treatment of multivessel coronary disease. Several studies have shown that CABG with bilateral internal mammary arteries (BIMA) has better results in long-term survival. METHODOLOGY: A retrospective study was conducted on CABG surgeries with BIMA from January 2012 to December 2015 in the National Cardiovascular Institute, INCOR, EsSalud, Peru. The objectives were to determine the mortality and major cardiovascular events at 30 days follow-up...
January 2018: Archivos de Cardiología de México
Ahmed Al-Mamary, Filippo Zilio, Massimo Napodano
Optimal management of multivessel coronary artery disease can be complex. We report a 67-year-old male patient who was admitted to the Padua University Hospital, Padua, Italy, in 2014 with a non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Coronary angiography showed diffuse multiple sub-occlusive lesions of the proximal and distal left coronary vessels involving a long segment of the vessel. On intravascular ultrasonography (IVUS), the left main artery was moderately diseased with critically stenotic and calcified branch ostia...
August 2016: Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal
Massimo Napodano, Ahmed H Al Mamary, Filippo Zilio, Gilberto Dariol, Anna C Frigo, Giuseppe Tarantini, Anna Carrer, Chiara Fraccaro, Gianpiero D'Amico, Sabino Iliceto
This study aims to develop and validate a new angiographic risk score to predict the risk of distal embolization (DE) during primary percutaneous coronary intervention (p-PCI) for ST-elevation myocardial infarction. Study included data from 1,200 patients who underwent p-PCI. The cohort was randomly split into a derivation cohort (n = 814) and a validation cohort (n = 386). Logistic regression was used to examine the relation between risk factors and the occurrence of DE. To each covariate in the model was assigned an integer score based on the regression coefficients...
October 15, 2015: American Journal of Cardiology
Ahmed Al Mamary, Gilberto Dariol, Massimo Napodano
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March 22, 2015: EuroIntervention
Ahmed Al Mamary, Gilberto Dariol, Massimo Napodano
BACKGROUND: Recent studies have described neo-atherosclerosis, developing inside the stent, as cause of very late stent thrombosis. CASE REPORT: A 59-year-old man, with family history of coronary artery disease, presented to our Department because of anterior ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. Two years before he had underwent percutaneous coronary intervention with multiple drug-eluting stents (DES) implantation on proximal-mid left anterior descending artery (LAD), and mid-right coronary artery (RCA), respectively...
October 2014: Journal of the Saudi Heart Association
Ahmed Al Mamary, Gilberto Dariol, Massimo Napodano
BACKGROUND: Coronary stent fracture is an under-recognized event but one that has been reported frequently in the drug-eluting stent era. Most reported cases of stent fracture occurred within days to two years after implantation, and are related to stent thrombosis and restenosis. CASE REPORT: Presentation of a 69-year-old male with a history of arterial hypertension and previous percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), and with implantation of three overlapping drug-eluting stents (DES) on proximal-to-middle left anterior descending artery (LAD)...
July 2014: Journal of the Saudi Heart Association
Massimo Napodano, Gilberto Dariol, Ahmed H Al Mamary, Martina Perazzolo Marra, Giuseppe Tarantini, Gianpiero D'Amico, Anna Chiara Frigo, Paolo Buja, Renato Razzolini, Sabino Iliceto
Large thrombus burden (LTB) lesions in the context of primary percutaneous coronary intervention (p-PCI) have been related to unsuccessful angiographic reperfusion and unfavorable clinical outcomes. However, the hazard of LTB treatment on myocardial damage has not been evaluated. We investigated the impact of LTB on myocardial damage using contrast-enhanced cardiac magnetic resonance (CE-CMR) in the setting of p-PCI. In 327 patients, who underwent p-PCI without thrombus aspiration within 12 hours from symptom onset, we prospectively assessed the impact of LTB on infarct size and microvascular damage using CE-CMR...
May 1, 2014: American Journal of Cardiology
S A Al-Mamari, J Jourdan, S Boukaidi, H Quintens, A Marsaud, X Carpentier, P Arnaud, N Mentine, M Durand, J Amiel, D Chevallier
OBJECTIVE: Our study aimed to support the viability of the concept of Ipsilateral Dual Kidney Transplantation (DKT) by presenting our initial experience and proposing a review of the literature in this subject. METHODS: Fifteen ipsilateral DKT were performed at Nice University Hospital between August 2010 and March 2012. We have described our skin incision preferences, the vascular anastomoses, and the uretero-vesical reimplantation. We have analyzed the operative duration, the cold ischemia time (CIT) of both transplants, the blood transfusion volume, the intraoperative and postoperative complications, the time to diuresis recovery, the hospital stay, and the kinetics of the creatinine clearance until the third postoperative month...
February 2014: Progrès en Urologie
Alen Karic, Zoran Jerkic
INTRODUCTION: Techniques of coronary artery revascularisation on the beating heart have evolved with an attempt to reduce the potential deleterious effects of extracorporeal circulation. It is of particular value in those with a calcified or atheromatous ascending aorta. Total arterial revascularisation is ideal. CASE REPORT: We describe a case of 66 year-old male patient, previously suffered mild cerebrovascular incident, schedueled for myocardial revascularisation of double coronary disease with Left main stenosis...
2013: Medical Archives
J Michael Wells, George R Washko, MeiLan K Han, Naseer Abbas, Hrudaya Nath, A James Mamary, Elizabeth Regan, William C Bailey, Fernando J Martinez, Elizabeth Westfall, Terri H Beaty, Douglas Curran-Everett, Jeffrey L Curtis, John E Hokanson, David A Lynch, Barry J Make, James D Crapo, Edwin K Silverman, Russell P Bowler, Mark T Dransfield
BACKGROUND: Exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are associated with accelerated loss of lung function and death. Identification of patients at risk for these events, particularly those requiring hospitalization, is of major importance. Severe pulmonary hypertension is an important complication of advanced COPD and predicts acute exacerbations, though pulmonary vascular abnormalities also occur early in the course of the disease. We hypothesized that a computed tomographic (CT) metric of pulmonary vascular disease (pulmonary artery enlargement, as determined by a ratio of the diameter of the pulmonary artery to the diameter of the aorta [PA:A ratio] of >1) would be associated with severe COPD exacerbations...
September 6, 2012: New England Journal of Medicine
C Marshall, A J Mamary, A J Verhoeven, B E Marshall
An NADPH-oxidase complex containing at least two protein components (gp91-phox and p22-phox) and a unique low redox potential (-245 mV) cytochrome b-245 is the source of superoxide generated for bacterial killing in neutrophils and has been suggested as the oxygen sensor in the carotid body. In pure cultures of smooth muscle cells from calf small pulmonary arteries (300 microns diameter) the presence of the 91 kD protein specific to this cytochrome was demonstrated by Western blot analysis with monoclonal antibody 48...
November 1996: American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology
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