Cardiac Imaging Research Group

Research Output 2004 2018

2018
16 Citations (Scopus)
2 Citations (Scopus)

Noninvasive imaging in cardiac deposition diseases

Shah, R., Nucifora, G., Perry, R. & Selvanayagam, J. B., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 47, 1, p. 44-59 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Novel cardiovascular magnetic resonance oxygenation approaches in understanding pathophysiology of cardiac diseases

Sree Raman, K., Nucifora, G. & Selvanayagam, J., 1 May 2018, In : Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology. 45, 5, p. 475-480 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Prognostic role of serial quantitative evaluation of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose uptake by PET/CT in patients with cardiac sarcoidosis presenting with ventricular tachycardia

Muser, D., Santangeli, P., Castro, S. A., Liang, J. J., Enriquez, A., Werner, T. J., Nucifora, G., Magnani, S., Hayashi, T., Zado, E. S., Garcia, F. C., Callans, D. J., Dixit, S., Desjardins, B., Marchlinski, F. E. & Alavi, A., 1 Jul 2018, In : European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging. 45, 8, p. 1394-1404 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Citations (Scopus)

Role of cardiovascular imaging in cardiac resynchronization therapy: A literature review

Sassone, B., Nucifora, G., Mele, D., Valzania, C., Bisignani, G. & Boriani, G., 1 May 2018, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 19, 5, p. 211-222 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2017
7 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Changes of left ventricular mechanics after trans-catheter aortic valve implantation and surgical aortic valve replacement for severe aortic stenosis: A tissue-tracking cardiac magnetic resonance study

Nucifora, G., Tantiongco, J. P., Crouch, G., Bennetts, J., Sinhal, A., Tully, P. J., Bradbrook, C., Baker, R. A. & Selvanayagam, J. B., 1 Feb 2017, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 228, p. 184-190 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Ten-year results of the Freedom Solo stentless heart valve: Excellent haemodynamics but progressive valve dysfunction in the long term

Sponga, S., Barbera, M. D., Pavoni, D., Lechiancole, A., Mazzaro, E., Valente, M., Nucifora, G., Thiene, G. & Livi, U., 1 May 2017, In : Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery. 24, 5, p. 663-669 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging Before Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Is It Ready for Risk Stratification?

Nucifora, G. & Selvanayagam, J. B., 1 Jun 2016, In : Heart Lung and Circulation. 25, 6, p. 535-537 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Long-Term Prognostic Value of Left Ventricular Dyssynchrony as Assessed by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Feature-Tracking Imaging After a First ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.

Nucifora, G., Muser, D., Tioni, C., Zanuttini, D., Morocutti, G., Spedicato, L., Bernardi, D., Selvanayagam, J. & Proclemer, A., Aug 2016, In : Heart Lung and Circulation. 25, Supplement 2

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Multimodality imaging of right ventricular outflow tract obstruction in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Prati, G., Pavoni, D. & Nucifora, G., 1 Jun 2016, In : Cor et Vasa. 58, 3, p. e365-e366

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Prognostic Importance of Late Gadolinium Enhancement in Ischaemic and Nonischaemic Cardiomyopathy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Gunton, J., Ganesan, A., Nucifora, G., McGavigan, A. D., Bridgman, C., Grover, S. & Selvanayagam, J., Aug 2016, In : Heart Lung and Circulation. 25, Supplement 2

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

Right Ventricular Strain and Dyssynchrony Assessment in Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy: A Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Feature-Tracking Study

Nucifora, G., Prati, G., Vitrella, G., Allocca, G., Buttignoni, S. C., Muser, D., Morocutti, G., Pinamonti, B., Sinagra, G., Selvanayagam, J. & Proclemer, A., Aug 2016, In : Heart Lung and Circulation.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

13 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical management of destructive aortic endocarditis: Left ventricular outflow reconstruction with the Sorin Pericarbon Freedom stentless bioprosthesis

Sponga, S., Daffarra, C., Pavoni, D., Vendramin, I., Mazzaro, E., Piani, D., Nalli, C., Nucifora, G. & Livi, U., 1 Jan 2016, In : European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 49, 1, p. 242-248 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systolic and diastolic myocardial mechanics in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and their link to the extent of hypertrophy, replacement fibrosis and interstitial fibrosis

Nucifora, G., Muser, D., Gianfagna, P., Morocutti, G., Selvanayagam, J. & Proclemer, A., Aug 2016, In : Heart Lung and Circulation. 25, Supplement 2

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting Abstract

1 Citation (Scopus)

Value of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in the setting of familiar cardiomyopathy: A step toward pre-clinical diagnosis

Muser, D., Puppato, M., Proclemer, A. & Nucifora, G., 15 Jan 2016, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 203, p. 43-45 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Calcific degeneration and rupture of the aortic valve and ascending aorta: From cardiac auscultation to multimodality imaging

Stolfo, D., Gianfagna, P., Fabris, E., Zanuttini, D., Sinagra, G., Proclemer, A. & Nucifora, G., 1 Jan 2015, In : Journal of Geriatric Cardiology. 12, 5, p. 580-583 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

15 Citations (Scopus)

Chromosomal DNA damage measured using the cytokinesis-block micronucleus cytome assay is significantly associated with cognitive impairment in South Australians

Lee, S. L., Thomas, P., Hecker, J., Faunt, J. & Fenech, M., 1 Jan 2015, In : Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis. 56, 1, p. 32-40 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Incremental value of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnostic work-up of patients with apparently idiopathic ventricular arrhythmias of left ventricular origin

Muser, D., Piccoli, G., Puppato, M., Proclemer, A. & Nucifora, G., 1 Feb 2015, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 180, p. 142-144 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Right Ventricular Strain and Dyssynchrony Assessment in Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy: Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Feature-Tracking Study

Prati, G., Vitrella, G., Allocca, G., Muser, D., Buttignoni, S. C., Piccoli, G., Morocutti, G., Delise, P., Pinamonti, B., Proclemer, A., Sinagra, G. & Nucifora, G., 1 Jan 2015, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 8, 11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)

Systolic and diastolic myocardial mechanics in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and their link to the extent of hypertrophy, replacement fibrosis and interstitial fibrosis

Nucifora, G., Muser, D., Gianfagna, P., Morocutti, G. & Proclemer, A., 1 Dec 2015, In : International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 31, 8, p. 1603-1610 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2014
15 Citations (Scopus)

Association between multilayer left ventricular rotational mechanics and the development of left ventricular remodeling after acute myocardial infarction

Abate, E., Hoogslag, G. E., Leong, D. P., Bertini, M., Antoni, M. L., Nucifora, G., Joyce, E., Holman, E. R., Siebelink, H. M. J., Schalij, M. J., Bax, J. J., Delgado, V. & Ajmone Marsan, N., 1 Mar 2014, In : Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 27, 3, p. 239-248 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical spectrum of isolated left ventricular noncompaction: Thromboembolic events, malignant left ventricular arrhythmias, and refractory heart failure

Muser, D., Nucifora, G., Gianfagna, E., Pavoni, D., Rebellato, L., Facchin, D., Daleffe, E. & Proclemer, A., 29 Apr 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 63, 16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Disease-specific differences of left ventricular rotational mechanics between cardiac amyloidosis and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Nucifora, G., Muser, D., Morocutti, G., Piccoli, G., Zanuttini, D., Gianfagna, P. & Proclemer, A., 1 Sep 2014, In : American Journal of Physiology - Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 307, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetic resonance assessment of prevalence and correlates of right ventricular abnormalities in isolated left ventricular noncompaction

Nucifora, G., Aquaro, G. D., Masci, P. G., Pingitore, A. & Lombardi, M., 1 Jan 2014, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 113, 1, p. 142-146 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
22 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and prognostic value of concealed structural abnormalities in patients with apparently idiopathic ventricular arrhythmias of left versus right ventricular origin: A magnetic resonance imaging study

Nucifora, G., Muser, D., Masci, P. G., Barison, A., Rebellato, L., Piccoli, G., Daleffe, E., Toniolo, M., Zanuttini, D., Facchin, D., Lombardi, M. & Proclemer, A., 1 Jan 2014, In : Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. 7, 3, p. 456-462 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ruolo dello studio coronarografico urgente nella gestione dei pazienti rianimati da arresto cardiaco extraospedaliero: dalla revisione della letteratura alla pratica clinica

Armellini, I., Zanuttini, D., Nucifora, G. & Proclemer, A., 1 Jan 2014, In : Giornale Italiano di Cardiologia. 15, 2, p. 79-89 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Citation (Scopus)

Uncommon cause of ST-segment elevation in V1–V3: incremental value of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging

Fabris, E., Morocutti, G., Sinagra, G., Proclemer, A. & Nucifora, G., 1 Jan 2014, In : Clinical Research in Cardiology. 103, 10, p. 825-828 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

Biventricular non-compaction demonstrated on multi-slice computed tomography with echocardiographic correlation

Grillone, S., Nucifora, G., Piccoli, G., Gianfagna, P., Hysko, F., Pavoni, D., Slavich, G., Proclemer, A. & Gasparini, D., 1 Sep 2013, In : Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine. 14, 9, p. 677-680 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of clinical and echocardiographic response to cardiac resynchronization therapy on long-term survival.

Bertini, M., Höke, U., van Bommel, R. J., Ng, A. C. T., Shanks, M., Nucifora, G., Auger, D., Borleffs, C. J. W., van Rijnsoever, E. P. M., van Erven, L., Schalij, M. J., Marsan, N. A., Bax, J. J. & Delgado, V., 1 Jan 2013, In : European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging. 14, 8, p. 774-781 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Infarct-like acute myocarditis: Relation between electrocardiographic findings and myocardial damage as assessed by cardiac magnetic resonance imaging

Nucifora, G., Miani, D., Di Chiara, A., Piccoli, G., Artico, J., Puppato, M., Slavich, G., De Biasio, M., Gasparini, D. & Proclemer, A., 1 Mar 2013, In : Clinical Cardiology. 36, 3, p. 146-152 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)

Predictive value of electrocardiogram in diagnosing acute coronary artery lesions among patients with out-of-hospital-cardiac-arrest

Zanuttini, D., Armellini, I., Nucifora, G., Grillo, M. T., Morocutti, G., Carchietti, E., Trillò, G., Spedicato, L., Bernardi, G. & Proclemer, A., 1 Sep 2013, In : Resuscitation. 84, 9, p. 1250-1254 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012
5 Citations (Scopus)

Anatomy of pulmonary veins by real-time 3D TEE: Implications for catheter-based pulmonary vein ablation

Faletra, F. F., Nucifora, G., Regoli, F., Ho, S. Y., Moccetti, T. & Auricchio, A., 1 Jan 2012, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 5, 4, p. 456-462 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Cardiac fibroma mimicking hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Role of magnetic resonance imaging in the differential diagnosis

Nucifora, G., Pasotti, E., Pedrazzini, G., Moccetti, T., Faletra, F. F. & Gallino, A., 12 Jan 2012, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 154, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Early repolarization in arrhythmogenic left ventricular cardiomyopathy: Insights from cardiac magnetic resonance imaging

Nucifora, G., Stolfo, D., Daleffe, E., Piccoli, G., Copetti, R. & Proclemer, A., 9 Aug 2012, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 159, 1, p. 66-68 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

85 Citations (Scopus)

Global longitudinal strain predicts long-term survival in patients with chronic ischemic cardiomyopathy

Bertini, M., Ng, A. C. T., Antoni, M. L., Nucifora, G., Ewe, S. H., Auger, D., Marsan, N. A., Schalij, M. J., Bax, J. J. & Delgado, V., 1 May 2012, In : Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 5, 3, p. 383-391 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

48 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of emergency coronary angiography on in-hospital outcome of unconscious survivors after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Zanuttini, D., Armellini, I., Nucifora, G., Carchietti, E., Trillò, G., Spedicato, L., Bernardi, G. & Proclemer, A., 15 Dec 2012, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 110, 12, p. 1723-1728 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Incremental value of three-dimensional strain imaging in Danon disease

Miani, D., Nucifora, G., Piccoli, G., Proclemer, A. & Badano, L. P., 1 Oct 2012, In : European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging. 13, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

6 Citations (Scopus)

Pulmonary vein isolation guided by real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography

Regoli, F., Faletra, F. F., Scaglione, M., Nucifora, G., Moccetti, T. & Auricchio, A., Mar 2012, In : PACE - Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 35, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reply

Faletra, F. F., Nucifora, G., Regoli, F., Ho, S. Y., Moccetti, T. & Auricchio, A., 1 Jul 2012, In : JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 5, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Citations (Scopus)

Temporal evolution of left ventricular dyssynchrony after myocardial infarction: Relation with changes in left ventricular systolic function

Nucifora, G., Bertini, M., Ajmone Marsan, N., Scholte, A. J., Siebelink, H. M. J., Holman, E. R., Schalij, M. J., Van Der Wall, E. E., Bax, J. J. & Delgado, V., 1 Dec 2012, In : European Heart Journal Cardiovascular Imaging. 13, 12, p. 1041-1046 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Value of three-dimensional speckle-tracking longitudinal strain for predicting improvement of left ventricular function after acute myocardial infarction

Abate, E., Hoogslag, G. E., Antoni, M. L., Nucifora, G., Delgado, V., Holman, E. R., Schalij, M. J., Bax, J. J. & Marsan, N. A., 1 Oct 2012, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 110, 7, p. 961-967 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011
116 Citations (Scopus)

Alterations in multidirectional myocardial functions in patients with aortic stenosis and preserved ejection fraction: A two-dimensional speckle tracking analysis

Ng, A. C. T., Delgado, V., Bertini, M., Antoni, M. L., Van Bommel, R. J., Van Rijnsoever, E. P. M., Van Der Kley, F., Ewe, S. H., Witkowski, T., Auger, D., Nucifora, G., Schuijf, J. D., Poldermans, D., Leung, D. Y., Schalij, M. J. & Bax, J. J., 1 Jun 2011, In : European Heart Journal. 32, 12, p. 1542-1550 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Cardiac magnetic resonance for early detection and risk stratification of patients with non-compaction cardiomyopathy: Reply

Nucifora, G., Aquaro, G. D. & Lombardi, M., 1 Oct 2011, In : European Journal of Heart Failure. 13, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter