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Biography

  Dr. Massimo Napodano

  Cardiology Clinic. Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences

  University of Padova, Italy

  Affiliate Professor of Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology


  Email: massimo.napodano@gmail.com


  Qualifications

1999  Master Degree in Cardiology, University of Padova, Italy
1995  Degree in General Medicine and Surgery, University of Napoli Italy


  Publications (Selected)

  1. Napodano M, Tarantini G, Ramondo A, Cacciavillani L, Corbetti F, Marra MP, Fraccaro C, Peluso D, Razzolini R, Iliceto S. Myocardial abnormalities underlying persistent ST-segment elevation after anterior myocardial infarction. J Cardiovasc Med 2009 Jan;10(1):44-50.
  2. Napodano M, Tarantini G, Ramondo A. Is it reasonable to treat all calcified stenotic valves with a valve stent? Probably yes if we get a full stent expansion.J Am Coll Cardiol. 2009 Jan 13;53(2):219-20
  3. Tarantini G, Ramondo A, Napodano M, Favaretto E, Gardin A, Bilato C, Nesseris G, Tarzia V, Cademartiri F, Gerosa G, Iliceto S. PCI versus CABG for multivessel coronary disease in diabetics. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2009 Jan 1;73(1):50-8
  4. Tarantini G, Razzolini R, Napodano M, Bilato C, Ramondo A, Iliceto S. Acceptable reperfusion delay to prefer primary angioplasty over fibrin-specific thrombolytic therapy is affected (mainly) by the patient's mortality risk: 1 h does not fit all. Eur Heart J. 2009
  5. Ussia GP, Barbanti M, Ramondo A, Petronio AS, Ettori F, Santoro G, Klugmann S, Bedogni F, Maisano F, Marzocchi A, Poli A, Napodano M, Tamburino C. The valve-in-valve technique for treatment of aortic bioprosthesis malposition an analysis of incidence and 1-year clinical outcomes from the italian CoreValve registry. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011 Mar 1;57(9):1062-8
  6. Razzolini R, Longhi S, Tarantini G, Rizzo S, Napodano M, Abate E, Fraccaro C, Thiene G, Iliceto S, Gerosa G, Basso C. Relation of aortic valve weight to severity of aortic stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Mar 1;107(5):741-6. Epub 2011 Jan 19
  7. Fraccaro C, Buja G, Tarantini G, Gasparetto V, Leoni L, Razzolini R, Corrado D, Bonato R, Basso C, Thiene G, Gerosa G, Isabella G, Iliceto S, Napodano M. Incidence, predictors, and outcome of conduction disorders after transcatheter self-expandable aortic valve implantation. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Mar 1;107(5):747-54. Epub 2011 Jan 19
  8. Tamburino C, Capodanno D, Ramondo A, Petronio AS, Ettori F, Santoro G, Klugmann S, Bedogni F, Maisano F, Marzocchi A, Poli A, Antoniucci D, Napodano M, De Carlo M, Fiorina C, Ussia GP. Incidence and predictors of early and late mortality after transcatheter aortic valve implantation in 663 patients with severe aortic stenosis. Circulation. 2011 Jan 25;123(3):299-308. Epub 2011 Jan 10.
  9. Silvano M, Zambon CF, De Rosa G, Plebani M, Pengo V, Napodano M, Padrini R. A case of resistance to clopidogrel and prasugrel after percutaneous coronary angioplasty. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2011 Feb;31(2):233-4
  10. Marra MP, Cacciavillani L, Corbetti F, Tarantini G, Ramondo AB, Napodano M, Basso C, Lacognata C, Marzari A, Maddalena F, Iliceto S. The contribution of intramyocardial hemorrhage to the "no-reflow phenomenon": a study performed by cardiac magnetic resonance. Echocardiography. 2010 Oct;27(9):1120-9.
  11. Pepe M, Napodano M, Tarantini G, Fraccaro C, Cutolo A, Peluso D, Isabella G, Ramondo A, Iliceto S. Percutaneous coronary intervention for unprotected left main disease in very high risk patients: safety of drug-eluting stents. Heart Vessels. 2011 Jan;26(1):17-24.
  12. Tarantini G, Favaretto E, Napodano M, Perazzolo Marra M, Cacciavillani L, Babuin L, Giovagnoni A, Renda P, De Biasio V, Plebani M, Mion M, Zaninotto M, Mistrorigo F, Panfili M, Isabella G, Bilato C, Iliceto S. Design and methodologies of the POSTconditioning during coronary angioplasty in acute myocardial infarction (POST-AMI) trial. Cardiology. 2010 Jul;116(2):110-6. Epub 2010 Jun 29
  13. Marra MP, Corbetti F, Cacciavillani L, Tarantini G, Ramondo AB, Napodano M, Basso C, Lacognata C, Marzari A, Maddalena F, Iliceto S. Relationship between myocardial blush grades, staining, and severe microvascular damage after primary percutaneous coronary intervention a study performed with contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance in a large consecutive series of patients. Am Heart J. 2010 Jun;159(6):1124-32
  14. Tarantini G, Napodano M, Gasparetto N, Favaretto E, Marra MP, Cacciavillani L, Bilato C, Osto E, Cademartiri F, Musumeci G, Corbetti F, Razzolini R, Iliceto S. Impact of multivessel coronary artery disease on early ischemic injury, late clinical outcome, and remodeling in patients with acute myocardial infarction treated by primary coronary angioplasty. Coron Artery Dis. 2010 Mar;21(2):78-86
  15. Tarantini G, Razzolini R, Napodano M, Bilato C, Ramondo A, Iliceto S. Acceptable reperfusion delay to prefer primary angioplasty over fibrin-specific thrombolytic therapy is affected (mainly) by the patient's mortality risk: 1 h does not fit all. Eur Heart J. 2010 Mar;31(6):676-83. Epub 2009 Nov 27
  16. Veronese N, Mosele M, Napodano M, Sergi G, Manzato E. A new diagnosis of left main coronary artery atresia in a very old woman. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 Mar;59(3):553-4.
  17. Fraccaro C, Tarantini G, Napodano M, Gasparetto V, Iliceto S, Gerosa G, Isabella G.
  18. Transfemoral aortic valve implantation of an Edwards Sapien XT valve in a patient with a mechanical mitral prosthesis. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2011 Mar 22. [Epub ahead of print] .
  19. Napodano M, Gasparetto V, Tarantini G et al. Performance of Valve-in-Valve for Severe Para-Prosthetic Leaks due to Inadequate Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. Catheter. Cardiov Interv 2011; 78:996-1003.
  20. Razzolini R, Longhi S, Tarantini G, Rizzo S, Napodano M, Abate E, Fraccaro C, Thiene G, Iliceto S, Gerosa G, Basso C. Relation of aortic valve weight to severity of aortic stenosis. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Mar 1;107(5):741-6. Epub 2011 Jan 19.
  21. Buja P, Lanzellotti D, Isabella G, Napodano M, Panfili M, Favaretto E, Iliceto S, Tarantini G. Comparison between sirolimus- and paclitaxel-eluting stents for the treatment of older patients affected by coronary artery disease: results from a single-center allcomers registry. Heart Vessels. 2011 Oct 12. Epub ahead of print
  22. Tarantini G, Gasparetto V, Napodano M, Gerosa G, Isabella G. A case of combined percutaneous transfemoral mitral valvuloplasty and aortic valve implantation. J Invasive Cardiol. 2011 Aug;23(8):E200-1.
  23. Tarantini G, Covolo E, Razzolini R, Bilato C, Frigo AC, Napodano M, Favaretto E, Fraccaro C, Isabella G, Gerosa G, Iliceto S, Cribier A. Valve replacement for severe aortic stenosis with low transvalvular gradient and left ventricular ejection fraction exceeding 0.50. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Jun;91(6):1808-15.
  24. Tarantini G, Gasparetto V, Napodano M, Gerosa G, Isabella G. A case of combined percutaneous transfemoral mitral valvuloplasty and aortic valve implantation. J Invasive Cardiol. 2011 Aug;23(8):E200-1.
  25. Francesco Bedogni , Maria Luisa Laudisa , Samuele Pizzocri , Corrado Tamburino , Gian Paolo Ussia , Anna Sonia Petronio , Massimo Napodano , Angelo Ramondo , Patrizia Presbitero , F Ettori , Gennaro Santoro , Silvio Klugmann , Federico De Marco , Nedy Brambilla. Transcatheter Valve-in-Valve implantation using CoreValve Revalving System for failed surgical aortic bioprostheses. JACC Intv 2011. In press.
  26. Tarantini G, Gasparetto V, Napodano M, Fraccaro C, Gerosa G, Isabella G. Valvular leak after transcatheter aortic valve implantation: a clinician update on epidemiology, pathophysiology and clinical implications. Am J Cardiovasc Dis. 2011;1(3):312-20. Epub 2011 Sep 10.
  27. Bedogni F, Laudisa ML, Pizzocri S, Tamburino C, Ussia GP, Petronio AS, Napodano M, Ramondo A, Presbitero P, Ettori F, Santoro G, Klugman S, De Marco F, Brambilla N, Testa L. Transcatheter valve-in-valve implantation using Corevalve Revalving System for failed surgical aortic bioprostheses. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2011 Nov;4(11):1228-34.
  28. Ussia GP, Barbanti M, Petronio AS, Tarantini G, Ettori F, Colombo A, Violini R, Ramondo A, Santoro G, Klugmann S, Bedogni F, Maisano F, Marzocchi A, Poli A, De Carlo M, Napodano M, Fiorina C, De Marco F, Antoniucci D, de Cillis E, Capodanno D, Tamburino C; on behalf of CoreValve Italian Registry Investigators. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation: 3-year outcomes of self-expanding CoreValve prosthesis. Eur Heart J. 2012 Jan 12. [Epub ahead of print]