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PD MAURIZIO TARAMASSO MD, PHD

Cardiac Surgeon, Structural Interventionalist
Curriculum Vitae


NOVEMBER 2020- TODAY

HERZZENTRUM HIRSLANDEN ZÜRICH, Witellikerstrasse 36, 8008, Zürich, Switzerland Cardiac Surgeon, Structural Interventionalist


OCTOBER 2019-NOVEMBER 2020

Universitäts Spital Zürich, Rämistrasse, 100, 8091, Zürich, Switzerland Heart and Vascular Surgery Department (Director Prof. Maisano) Leitender Arzt (Senior Consultant); Co-responsible of TAVI and Valve Structural Program (Mitral and Tricuspid)


MARCH 2018-TODAY

PROGRAM DIRECTOR OF THE HYBRID ROOM AT THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OF ZURICH


DECEMBER 2017-TODAY

Co-Director of the Certificate of Advanced Study in Structural Valve Intervention at the University of Zurich


MAY 2016-TODAY

Privat Dozent (Venia Ligendi) at University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine


NOV 2015- TODAY

UniversitätsSpital Zürich, Rämistrasse, 100, 8091, Zürich, Switzerland Heart and Vascular Surgery Department (Director Prof. Maisano) Oberarzt (Consultant); Co-responsible of TAVI and Valve Structural Program (Mitral and Tricuspid)


OCT 2014- OCT 2015

UniversitätsSpital Zürich, Rämistrasse, 100, 8091, Zürich, Switzerland Heart and Vascular Surgery Department (Director Prof. Maisano) Assistenzarzt Clinical and Surgical Activities, Member of the Valve Heart Team Percutaneous and surgical treatments of heart valve diseases as hybrid operator Animal model, Bench model, Clinical research


JULY 2014 –SEPT 2014

University of Zürich, Raemistrasse, 100, 8091, Zürich, Switzerland Heart and Vascular Surgery Department (Director Prof. Falk) Clinical Researcher Study Coordinator of the HiRiDe Trial


2008-JUNE 2014

San Raffaele University Hospital, via Olgettina 20132, Milan, Italy Cardiac Surgery; Director Prof. Ottavio Alfieri Resident Percutaneous and surgical treatments of heart valve diseases, heart failure Animal model, Bench model, Clinical research


January 2014- JUNE 2014

San Raffaele University Hospital, via Olgettina 20132, Milan, Italy Interventional Cardiology Unit; Director Prof. Antonio Colombo Fellowship

Clinical activities in Cath-Lab: first operator in coronary and peripheral procedures (more than 100 procedures as first operator, including coronarography, peripheral diagnostic, coronary PTCA); second or third operator in structural procedures (TAVI, PFO or DIA occlusion, PVL treatment, aortic valvuloplasty)


June 2012-January 2013

Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Carl-Neuberg-Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover (Deutschland) Klinik für Herz-, Thorax-, Transplantations- und Gefäßchirurgie (director Prof. Axel Haverich) Fellowship Aortic surgery (under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Malakh Shrestha)


2010-June 2014

San Raffaele University Hospital, via Olgettina 20132, Milan, Italy Department of Immunology and Clinical Oncology; Department of Private Medicine Consultant

Clinical responsibilities


EDUCATION AND TRAINING


2016-2017 PhD Title in Cardiology at Maastricht University, defending the Dissertation “Open Issues and future challenges in transcatheter mitral Intervention”. Supervisor: Prof. Hans Peter Brunner-La Rocca

2008-2014 Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy Cardiac Surgery Fellow Cardiac Surgery Specialist (70/70 cum laude) with the experimental dissertation entitled: “Percutaneous remodeling of the tricuspid valve with a novel cinching device: acute and chronic experience in an in-vivo animal model” (supervisor: prof. Ottavio Alfieri)

2002-2008 Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy Medicine and Surgery Dr. med. (110/110 cum laude and honor mention) with the experimental dissertation entitled: “Functional tricuspid regurgitation in dilated cardiomyopathy: preclinical results of a new annuloplasty technique for functional tricuspid regurgitation” (supervisor: prof. Ottavio Alfieri)

1999-2002 Teuliè Military School, Milan, Italy (100/100 with honor mention) Ancient greek and latine, literature, mililary instructor d High School Diploma (classical studies)



1997-1999 Liceo Classico GB Beccaria, Mondovì, Italy Ancient greek and latine, Italian literature

Transcatheter valve therapies

TAVI (transfemoral and alternative access), transcatheter mitral valve repair (edge to edge, annuloplasty, other approaches) and replacement, transcatheter tricuspid valve intervention (repair and replacement), interventional imaging, paravalvular leak closure.


Non-valvular structural intervention

PFO-Closure, ASD-Closure, VSD Closure


Valve surgery

repair and replacement therapy of mitral, aortic, tricuspid and pumonaty valve

Thoracoscopic cardiac dysrhythmia/atrial fibrillation ablation (Maze operation) and atrial appendage resection/clipping

German, English, Italian, French

Program Commette EuroPCR London Valve, Member of ESC Nominating Committee fort he Council on Valvular Heart Disease Swiss society of Cardiac surgery, EAPCI, ZGK (Zürcher Geschelschaft für Kardiologie), Scientific Advisory Board of several societies. Winner of TCT Young Investigator Award Linnemeier Spirit of Interventional Cardiology, Winner of Walter und Gertrud Siegenthaler Stiftung UZH 2018.

Italian Scientific Abilitation as Associate Professor

1:Adamo M, Gavazzoni M, Castiello A, Estevez-Loureiro R, Taramasso M, Lupi L, Branca L, Portoles A, Benito T, Curello S, Maisano F, Metra M. Prognostic Impact of Heart Failure History in Patients with Secondary Mitral Regurgitation Treated by MitraClip. Am J Cardiol. 2020 Aug 27:S0002-9149(20)30894-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2020.08.037. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32861737.

2:Taramasso M, Sorajja P, Dahle G, Dumonteil N, Schäfer U, Modine T, Overtchouk P, Coisne A, Nickenig G, Babaliaros V, Khattab AA, Ludwig S, Conradi L; Collaborators. Transapical Transcatheter Mitral Valve Implantation in Patients with Prior Aortic Valve Replacement: a feasibility report. EuroIntervention. 2020 Jul 28:EIJ-D-19-00947. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-00947. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32718908.

3:Taramasso M, Maisano F. Author Correction: Functional mitral regurgitation: should all valves be replaced? Nat Rev Cardiol. 2020 Jul 2. doi: 10.1038/s41569-020-0415-7. Epub ahead of print. Erratum for: Nat Rev Cardiol. 2016 Feb;13(2):65-6. PMID: 32616880.

4:Stortecky S, Heg D, Tueller D, Pilgrim T, Muller O, Noble S, Jeger R, Toggweiler S, Ferrari E, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Hoeller R, Wenaweser P, Nietlispach F, Widmer A, Huber C, Roffi M, Carrel T, Windecker S, Conen A. Infective Endocarditis After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Jun 23;75(24):3020-3030. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2020.04.044. PMID: 32553254.

5:Gavazzoni M, Taramasso M, Zuber M, Pozzoli A, Miura M, Oliveira D, Maisano F. Functional mitral regurgitation and cardiac resynchronization therapy in the "era" of trans-catheter interventions: Is it time to move from a staged strategy to a tailored therapy? Int J Cardiol. 2020 Sep 15;315:15-21. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2020.03.071. Epub 2020 Mar 28. PMID: 32456957

6:Maeder MT, Weber L, Weilenmann D, Haager PK, Joerg L, Taramasso M, Buser M, Ehl NF, Maisano F, Rickli H. Invasive Hemodynamic Staging Classification of Cardiac Damage in Patients With Aortic Stenosis Undergoing Valve Replacement. Can J Cardiol. 2020 Feb 8:S0828-282X(20)30077-5. doi: 9 10.1016/j.cjca.2020.02.004. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32416065.

7:Gavazzoni M, Taramasso M, Zuber M, Russo G, Pozzoli A, Miura M, Maisano F. Conceiving MitraClip as a tool: percutaneous edge-to-edge repair in complex mitral valve anatomies. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2020 May 14:jeaa062. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jeaa062. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32408344.

8:Maisano F, Bäker A, Taramasso M, Jenny B, Vicentini L, Jenkins V, Andreas M, Pozzoli A, Zuber M, Mestres CA. The Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) course adapted to a pandemic. Eur Heart J. 2020 May 7;41(18):1716-1718. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa284. PMID: 32380532; PMCID: PMC7239246.

9:Karam N, Mehr M, Taramasso M, Besler C, Ruf T, Connelly KA, Weber M, Yzeiraj E, Schiavi D, Mangieri A, Vaskelyte L, Alessandrini H, Deuschl F, Brugger N, Ahmad H, Ho E, Biasco L, Orban M, Deseive S, Braun D, Gavazzoni M, Rommel KP, Pozzoli A, Frerker C, Näbauer M, Massberg S, Pedrazzini G, Tang GHL, Windecker S, Schäfer U, Kuck KH, Sievert H, Denti P, Latib A, Schofer J, Nickenig G, Fam N, von Bardeleben S, Lurz P, Maisano F, Hausleiter J. Value of Echocardiographic Right Ventricular and Pulmonary Pressure Assessment in Predicting Transcatheter Tricuspid Repair Outcome. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 May 25;13(10):1251-1261. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2020.02.028. Epub 2020 Apr 29. PMID: 32360260.

10:Adamo M, Cani DS, Gavazzoni M, Taramasso M, Lupi L, Fiorelli F, Giannini C, Branca L, Zuber M, Curello S, Petronio AS, Maisano F, Metra M. Impact of disproportionate secondary mitral regurgitation in patients undergoing edge-toedge percutaneous mitral valve repair. EuroIntervention. 2020 Aug 28;16(5):413-420. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-01114. PMID: 32287037.

11:Weber L, Rickli H, Ammann P, Taramasso M, Brenner R, Ehl NF, Buser M, Haager PK, Maisano F, Maeder MT. Hemodynamic profile of patients with severe aortic valve stenosis and atrial fibrillation versus sinus rhythm. Int J Cardiol. 2020 Jul 15;311:39-45. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2020.03.084. Epub 2020 Apr 1. PMID: 32276775.

12: Orban M, Rommel KP, Ho EC, Unterhuber M, Pozzoli A, Connelly KA, Deseive S, Besler C, Ong G, Braun D, Edwards J, Miura M, Gülmez G, Stolz L, Gavazzoni M, 10 Zuber M, Orban M, Nabauer M, Maisano F, Thiele H, Massberg S, Taramasso M, Fam NP, Lurz P, Hausleiter J. Transcatheter Edge-to-Edge Tricuspid Repair for Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation Reduces Hospitalizations for Heart Failure. JACC Heart Fail. 2020 Apr;8(4):265-276. doi: 10.1016/j.jchf.2019.12.006. PMID: 32241534.

13: Miura M, Vicentini L, Taramasso M, Maisano F. Tangled wire in a Dacron band during Cardioband transcatheter tricuspid annuloplasty-How to solve the problem. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Mar 10. doi: 10.1002/ccd.28845. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32154645.

14: Zimmermann JM, Vicentini L, Van Story D, Pozzoli A, Taramasso M, Lohmeyer Q, Maisano F, Meboldt M. Quantification of Avoidable Radiation Exposure in Interventional Fluoroscopy With Eye Tracking Technology. Invest Radiol. 2020 Jul;55(7):457-462. doi: 10.1097/RLI.0000000000000658. PMID: 32149859.

15: Schmiady MO, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Sigler M. Mitral valve surgery after MitraClip® implantation: what histopathology can tell us? Eur Heart J. 2020 Mar 6:ehaa106. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa106. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32142103.

16: Pagnesi M, Kim WK, Conradi L, Barbanti M, Stefanini GG, Schofer J, HildickSmith D, Pilgrim T, Abizaid A, Zweiker D, Testa L, Taramasso M, Wolf A, Webb JG, Sedaghat A, Van der Heyden JAS, Ziviello F, MacCarthy P, Hamm CW, Bhadra OD, Schäfer U, Costa G, Tamburino C, Cannata F, Reimers B, Eitan A, Alsanjari O, Asami M, Windecker S, Siqueira D, Schmidt A, Bianchi G, Bedogni F, Saccocci M, Maisano F, Jensen CJ, Naber CK, Alenezi A, Wood DA, Sinning JM, Brouwer J, Tzalamouras V, Van Mieghem NM, Colombo A, Latib A. Impact of Predilatation Prior to Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation With the Self-Expanding Acurate neo Device (from the Multicenter NEOPRO Registry). Am J Cardiol. 2020 May 1;125(9):1369-1377. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2020.02.003. Epub 2020 Feb 8. PMID: 32098656.

17: Miura M, Taramasso M, Zuber M, Maisano F. Transcatheter structural heart disease interventions: from ready-made to custom-made. EuroIntervention. 2020 Aug 7;16(6):e523-e524. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-01061. PMID: 32091403.

18: Palmerini T, Chakravarty T, Saia F, Bruno AG, Bacchi-Reggiani ML, Marrozzini 11 C, Patel C, Patel V, Testa L, Bedogni F, Ancona M, Montorfano M, Chieffo A, Olivares P, Bartorelli AL, Buscaglia A, Porto I, Nickenig G, Grube E, Sinning JM, De Carlo M, Petronio AS, Barbanti M, Tamburino C, Iadanza A, Burzotta F, Trani C, Fraccaro C, Tarantini G, Aranzulla TC, De Benedictis M, Pagnotta P, Stefanini GG, Miura M, Taramasso M, Kang JH, Kim HS, Codner P, Kornowski R, Pelliccia F, Vignali L, Taglieri N, Ghetti G, Leone A, Galiè N, Makkar R. Coronary Protection to Prevent Coronary Obstruction During TAVR: A Multicenter International Registry. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Mar 23;13(6):739-747. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2019.11.024. Epub 2020 Feb 12. PMID: 32061608.

19: Ichibori Y, Puri R, Taramasso M, Nietlispach F, Attizzani GF, Meier B, Auffret V, Le Breton H, Cavalcante JL, Das R, Bhatt DL, Kapadia SR, Kalra A. An optimized approach for transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantation: A comprehensive review and current evidence. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2020 Jan 7:S1553-8389(20)30002-6. doi: 10.1016/j.carrev.2019.12.032. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 31992532.

20: Tagliari AP, Taramasso M. Transcatheter tricuspid interventions: time to rethink guidelines? Aging (Albany NY). 2020 Jan 27;12(2):1037-1038. doi: 10.18632/aging.102805. Epub 2020 Jan 27. PMID: 31986123; PMCID: PMC7053612.

21: Mehr M, Karam N, Taramasso M, Ouarrak T, Schneider S, Lurz P, von Bardeleben RS, Fam N, Pozzoli A, Lubos E, Boekstegers P, Schillinger W, Plicht B, Eggebrecht H, Baldus S, Senges J, Maisano F, Hausleiter J; TriValve and TRAMI Investigators. Combined Tricuspid and Mitral Versus Isolated Mitral Valve Repair for Severe MR and TR: An Analysis From the TriValve and TRAMI Registries. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Mar 9;13(5):543-550. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2019.10.023. Epub 2020 Jan 15. PMID: 31954679.

22: Taramasso M, Gavazzoni M, Pozzoli A, Alessandrini H, Latib A, AttingerToller A, Biasco L, Braun D, Brochet E, Connelly KA, de Bruijn S, Denti P, Deuschl F, Estevez-Louriero R, Fam N, Frerker C, Ho E, Juliard JM, Kaple R, Kodali S, Kreidel F, Kuck KH, Lauten A, Lurz J, Monivas V, Mehr M, Nazif T, Nickening G, Pedrazzini G, Praz F, Puri R, Rodés-Cabau J, Schäfer U, Schofer J, Sievert H, Tang GHL, Khattab AA, Thiele H, Unterhuber M, Vahanian A, Von Bardeleben RS, Webb JG, Weber M, Windecker S, Winkel M, Zuber M, Hausleiter J, 12 Lurz P, Maisano F, Leon MB, Hahn RT. Outcomes of TTVI in Patients With Pacemaker or Defibrillator Leads: Data From the TriValve Registry. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Mar 9;13(5):554-564. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2019.10.058. Epub 2020 Jan 15. PMID: 31954676.

23: Regazzoli D, Chiarito M, Cannata F, Pagnesi M, Miura M, Ziviello F, Picci A, Reifart J, De Marco F, Bedogni F, Adamo M, Curello S, Teles R, Taramasso M, Barbanti M, Tamburino C, Stefanini GG, Mangieri A, Giannini F, Pagnotta PA, Maisano F, Kim WK, Van Mieghem NM, Colombo A, Reimers B, Latib A; TAVI-SMALL Investigators. Transcatheter Self-Expandable Valve Implantation for Aortic Stenosis in Small Aortic Annuli: The TAVI-SMALL Registry. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 Jan 27;13(2):196-206. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2019.08.041. Epub 2019 Dec 25. PMID: 31883714.

24: Gavazzoni M, Taramasso M. Transtricuspid gradient after percutaneous edgeto-edge tricuspid valve repair: are we looking at the right side? EuroIntervention. 2019 Dec 20;15(12):e1038-e1040. doi: 10.4244/EIJV15I12A195. PMID: 31857275.

25: Lorusso R, Moscarelli M, Di Franco A, Grazioli V, Nicolini F, Gherli T, De Bonis M, Taramasso M, Villa E, Troise G, Scrofani R, Antona C, Mariscalco G, Beghi C, Miceli A, Glauber M, Ranucci M, De Vincentiis C, Gaudino M. Association Between Coronary Artery Bypass Surgical Techniques and Postoperative Stroke. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Dec 17;8(24):e013650. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.119.013650. Epub 2019 Dec 13. PMID: 31830873; PMCID: PMC6951073.

26: Zimmermann JM, Vicentini L, Lohmeyer Q, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Meboldt M. Visual Behaviour Strategies of Operators during Catheter-Based Cardiovascular Interventions. J Med Syst. 2019 Dec 6;44(1):12. doi: 10.1007/s10916-019-1480-5. PMID: 31807889.

27: Voci D, Pozzoli A, Miura M, Gavazzoni M, Gülmez G, Scianna S, Zuber M, Maisano F, Taramasso M. Developments in transcatheter tricuspid valve therapies. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2019 Dec;17(12):841-856. doi: 10.1080/14779072.2019.1699056. Epub 2019 Dec 9. PMID: 31795771.

28: Gasior T, Gavazzoni M, Taramasso M, Zuber M, Maisano F. Direct Percutaneous Mitral Annuloplasty in Patients With Functional Mitral Regurgitation: When and How. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2019 Nov 6;6:152. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2019.00152. PMID: 31788478; PMCID: PMC6855240.

29: Miura M, Taramasso M, Gavazzoni M, Zuber M, Maisano F. What Is the Best Option in Patients With Isolated Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Dec 3;74(22):2829. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2019.09.049. PMID: 31779806.

30: Hinzpeter R, Eberhard M, Pozzoli A, Manka R, Tanner FC, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Alkadhi H. Dynamic anatomic relationship of coronary arteries to the valves. Part 2: tricuspid annulus and right coronary artery. EuroIntervention. 2019 Nov 20;15(10):935-938. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-00670. PMID: 31746758.

31: Hinzpeter R, Eberhard M, Pozzoli A, von Spiczak J, Manka R, Tanner FC, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Alkadhi H. Dynamic anatomic relationship of the coronary arteries to the valves. Part 1: mitral annulus and circumflex artery. EuroIntervention. 2019 Nov 20;15(10):919-922. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-00669. PMID: 31746756.

32: Taramasso M, Gavazzoni M, Nickenig G, Maisano F. Transcatheter mitral repair and replacement: which procedure for which patient? EuroIntervention. 2019 Nov 20;15(10):867-874. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-00743. PMID: 31746753.

33: Dangas GD, Tijssen JGP, Wöhrle J, Søndergaard L, Gilard M, Möllmann H, Makkar RR, Herrmann HC, Giustino G, Baldus S, De Backer O, Guimarães AHC, Gullestad L, Kini A, von Lewinski D, Mack M, Moreno R, Schäfer U, Seeger J, Tchétché D, Thomitzek K, Valgimigli M, Vranckx P, Welsh RC, Wildgoose P, Volkl AA, Zazula A, van Amsterdam RGM, Mehran R, Windecker S; GALILEO Investigators. A Controlled Trial of Rivaroxaban after Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Replacement. N Engl J Med. 2020 Jan 9;382(2):120-129. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1911425. Epub 2019 Nov 16. PMID: 31733180.

34: Ferrari E, Gallo M, Wang C, Zhang L, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Pirelli L, Berdajs D, von Segesser LK. Three-dimensional printing in adult cardiovascular 14 medicine for surgical and transcatheter procedural planning, teaching and technological innovation. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2020 Feb 1;30(2):203-214. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivz250. PMID: 31633170.

35: Lorusso R, Miceli A, Gelsomino S, Lio A, Parise O, Montisci A, Vizzardi E, Pacini D, Di Bartolomeo R, Renzulli A, Serraino FG, Comoglio C, Liberi R, Martinelli G, Sciangula A, Mazzola A, Faragalli F, De Bonis M, Taramasso M, Alfieri O, Caimmi P, Micalizzi E, Mercogliano D, Demicheli G, Celiento M, Bortolotti U, Solinas M, Glauber M. Mitral Valve Replacement With a ThirdGeneration Porcine Valve: An Italian Multicentered Study. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Jun;109(6):1865-1872. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.08.111. Epub 2019 Oct 11. PMID: 31610166.

36: Gavazzoni M, Badano LP, Vizzardi E, Raddino R, Genovese D, Taramasso M, Sciatti E, Palermo C, Metra M, Muraru D. Prognostic value of right ventricular free wall longitudinal strain in a large cohort of outpatients with left-side heart disease. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2020 Sep 1;21(9):1013-1021. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jez246. PMID: 31596464.

37: Taramasso M, Benfari G, van der Bijl P, Alessandrini H, Attinger-Toller A, Biasco L, Lurz P, Braun D, Brochet E, Connelly KA, de Bruijn S, Denti P, Deuschl F, Estevez-Loureiro R, Fam N, Frerker C, Gavazzoni M, Hausleiter J, Ho E, Juliard JM, Kaple R, Besler C, Kodali S, Kreidel F, Kuck KH, Latib A, Lauten A, Monivas V, Mehr M, Muntané-Carol G, Nazif T, Nickening G, Pedrazzini G, Philippon F, Pozzoli A, Praz F, Puri R, Rodés-Cabau J, Schäfer U, Schofer J, Sievert H, Tang GHL, Thiele H, Topilsky Y, Rommel KP, Delgado V, Vahanian A, Von Bardeleben RS, Webb JG, Weber M, Windecker S, Winkel M, Zuber M, Leon MB, Hahn RT, Bax JJ, Enriquez-Sarano M, Maisano F. Transcatheter Versus Medical Treatment of Patients With Symptomatic Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Dec 17;74(24):2998-3008. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2019.09.028. Epub 2019 Sep 27. PMID: 31568868.

33: Dangas GD, Tijssen JGP, Wöhrle J, Søndergaard L, Gilard M, Möllmann H, Makkar RR, Herrmann HC, Giustino G, Baldus S, De Backer O, Guimarães AHC, Gullestad L, Kini A, von Lewinski D, Mack M, Moreno R, Schäfer U, Seeger J, Tchétché D, Thomitzek K, Valgimigli M, Vranckx P, Welsh RC, Wildgoose P, Volkl AA, Zazula A, van Amsterdam RGM, Mehran R, Windecker S; GALILEO Investigators. A Controlled Trial of Rivaroxaban after Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Replacement. N Engl J Med. 2020 Jan 9;382(2):120-129. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1911425. Epub 2019 Nov 16. PMID: 31733180.

38: Langfritz M, Shahin M, Nietlispach F, Taramasso M, Denegri A, Moccetti M, Pedrazzini G, Moccetti T, Keller LS, Ruschitzka F, Maisano F, Obeid S. Baseline Predictors of Renal Failure in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation. J Invasive Cardiol. 2019 Oct;31(10):E289-E297. PMID: 31567117.

39: Muller O, Fournier S, Pilgrim T, Heg D, Noble S, Jeger R, Toggweiler S, Taramasso M, Windecker S, Stortecky S; SwissTAVI Investigators. Local Versus General Anesthesia for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: A SwissTAVI Registry Analysis. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Sep 23;12(18):1874-1876. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2019.05.047. PMID: 31537296.

40: Zimmermann JM, Steffen OJ, Vicentini L, Schmid Daners M, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Meboldt M. Novel augmented physical simulator for the training of transcatheter cardiovascular interventions. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2020 May 1;95(6):1202-1209. doi: 10.1002/ccd.28493. Epub 2019 Sep 17. PMID: 31531936.

41: Chang CC, Veen KM, Hahn RT, Bogers AJJC, Latib A, Oei FBS, Abdelghani M, Modolo R, Ho SY, Abdel-Wahab M, Fattouch K, Bosmans J, Caliskan K, Taramasso M, Serruys PW, Bax JJ, van Mieghem NMDA, Takkenberg JJM, Lurz P, Modine T, Soliman O. Uncertainties and challenges in surgical and transcatheter tricuspid valve therapy: a state-of-the-art expert review. Eur Heart J. 2020 May 21;41(20):1932-1940. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehz614. PMID: 31511897.

42: Mehr M, Taramasso M, Besler C, Ruf T, Connelly KA, Weber M, Yzeiraj E, Schiavi D, Mangieri A, Vaskelyte L, Alessandrini H, Deuschl F, Brugger N, Ahmad H, Biasco L, Orban M, Deseive S, Braun D, Rommel KP, Pozzoli A, Frerker C, Näbauer M, Massberg S, Pedrazzini G, Tang GHL, Windecker S, Schäfer U, Kuck KH, Sievert H, Denti P, Latib A, Schofer J, Nickenig G, Fam N, von Bardeleben S, Lurz P, Maisano F, Hausleiter J. 1-Year Outcomes After Edge-to-Edge Valve Repair for Symptomatic Tricuspid Regurgitation: Results From the TriValve Registry. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Aug 12;12(15):1451-1461. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2019.04.019. PMID: 31395215.

43: Haberman D, Taramasso M, Czarnecki A, Kerner A, Chrissoheris M, Spargias K, Poles L, Agmon Y, Scianna S, Beeri R, Lotan C, Maisano F, Shuvy M. Salvage MitraClip in severe secondary mitral regurgitation complicating acute myocardial infarction: data from a multicentre international study. Eur J Heart Fail. 2019 Sep;21(9):1161-1164. doi: 10.1002/ejhf.1565. Epub 2019 Aug 5. PMID: 31380580.

44: Miura M, Templin C, Maisano F, Taramasso M. Successful transfemoral 16 transcatheter aortic valve implantation using the ACURATE neo for bicuspid aortic valve stenosis. Eur Heart J. 2019 Oct 7;40(38):3210. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehz485. PMID: 31289824.

45: Miura M, Zuber M, Taramasso M, Maisano F. An unusual complication during transcatheter tricuspid valve repair. Eur Heart J. 2019 Oct 7;40(38):3209. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehz444. PMID: 31236556.

46: Pozzoli A, Gavazzoni M, Maisano F, Taramasso M. Transcatheter mitral valve replacement after transcatheter direct annuloplasty with Cardioband. Eur Heart J. 2019 Jun 5:ehz337. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehz337. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 31168564.

47: Weber M, Öztürk C, Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, Pfister R, Wösten M, Alessandrini H, Latib A, Denti P, Kuck KH, Maisano F, Baldus S, Nickenig G. Leaflet edge-toedge treatment versus direct annuloplasty in patients with functional mitral regurgitation. EuroIntervention. 2019 Nov 20;15(10):912-918. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-19-00468. PMID: 31113764.

48: Pozzoli A, Taramasso M, Haager P, Miura M, Gülmez G, Lin SI, Gavazzoni M, Rickli H, Maisano F. Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Severe Aortic Valve Stenosis Treated with a Portico Transcatheter Aortic Valve System. Surg Technol Int. 2019 May 15;34:331-338. PMID: 31095721.

49: Praz F, Grasso C, Taramasso M, Baumbach A, Piazza N, Tamburino C, Windecker S, Maisano F, Prendergast B. Mitral regurgitation in heart failure: time for a rethink. Eur Heart J. 2019 Jul 14;40(27):2189-2193. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehz222. PMID: 31005977.

50: Asmarats L, Taramasso M, Rodés-Cabau J. Tricuspid valve disease: diagnosis, prognosis and management of a rapidly evolving field. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2019 Sep;16(9):538-554. doi: 10.1038/s41569-019-0186-1. PMID: 30988448.

51: Taramasso M, Gavazzoni M, Pozzoli A, Dreyfus GD, Bolling SF, George I, Kapos I, Tanner FC, Zuber M, Maisano F, Hahn RT. Tricuspid Regurgitation: Predicting the Need for Intervention, Procedural Success, and Recurrence of Disease. JACC 17 Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Apr;12(4):605-621. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2018.11.034. PMID: 30947904.

52: Miura M, Gavazzoni M, Taramasso M, Maisano F. Possible Transmitral Pressure Gradient Elevation in MitraClip XTR. Can J Cardiol. 2019 Apr;35(4):544.e15-544.e17. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2019.01.024. Epub 2019 Feb 13. PMID: 30935648.

54: Andreas M, Russo M, Taramasso M, Zuber M, Mascherbauer J. Novel transcatheter clip device (MitraClip XTR) enables significant tricuspid annular size reduction. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Sep 1;20(9):1070. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jez032. PMID: 30848785.

55: Hahn RT, Nabauer M, Zuber M, Nazif TM, Hausleiter J, Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, George I, Kodali S, Bapat V, Maisano F. Intraprocedural Imaging of Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Interventions. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Mar;12(3):532-553. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2018.07.034. PMID: 30846126.

56: Pagnesi M, Kim WK, Conradi L, Barbanti M, Stefanini GG, Zeus T, Pilgrim T, Schofer J, Zweiker D, Testa L, Taramasso M, Hildick-Smith D, Abizaid A, Wolf A, Van Mieghem NM, Sedaghat A, Wöhrle J, Khogali S, Van der Heyden JAS, Webb JG, Estévez-Loureiro R, Mylotte D, MacCarthy P, Brugaletta S, Hamm CW, Bhadra OD, Schäfer U, Costa G, Tamburino C, Cannata F, Reimers B, Veulemans V, Asami M, Windecker S, Eitan A, Schmidt A, Bianchi G, Bedogni F, Saccocci M, Maisano F, Alsanjari O, Siqueira D, Jensen CJ, Naber CK, Ziviello F, Sinning JM, Seeger J, Rottbauer W, Brouwer J, Alenezi A, Wood DA, Tzalamouras V, Regueiro A, Colombo A, Latib A. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement With Next-Generation SelfExpanding Devices: A Multicenter, Retrospective, Propensity-Matched Comparison of Evolut PRO Versus Acurate neo Transcatheter Heart Valves. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Mar 11;12(5):433-443. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2018.11.036. PMID: 30846081.

57: Russo M, Ouda H, Andreas M, Taramasso M, Benussi S, Maisano F, Weber A. Robotically Assisted Mitral Valve Repair as the Treatment of Choice for Patients with Difficult Anatomies. Korean J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Feb;52(1):55-57. doi: 10.5090/kjtcs.2019.52.1.55. Epub 2019 Feb 5. PMID: 30834221; PMCID: PMC6383848.

58: Miura M, Zuber M, Gavazzoni M, Lin SI, Pozzoli A, Taramasso M, Maisano F. Possible Left Circumflex Artery Obstruction in a Cardioband Transcatheter Mitral Annuloplasty Caused by Coronary Kinking During Cinching. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Mar 25;12(6):600-601. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2018.12.039. Epub 2019 Feb 27. PMID: 30826234.

59: Buzzatti N, Van Hemelrijck M, Denti P, Ruggeri S, Schiavi D, Scarfò IS, Reser D, Taramasso M, Weber A, La Canna G, De Bonis M, Maisano F, Alfieri O. Transcatheter or surgical repair for degenerative mitral regurgitation in elderly patients: A propensity-weighted analysis. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Jul;158(1):86-94.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.01.023. Epub 2019 Jan 22. PMID: 30797588.

60: Cuevas O, Moreno R, Pascual-Tejerina V, Toggweiler S, Brinkert M, Baz J, Jimenez V, Molina E, Sánchez-Gila J, Taramasso M, Nietlispach F. The Allegra transcatheter heart valve: European multicentre experience with a novel selfexpanding transcatheter aortic valve. EuroIntervention. 2019 May 20;15(1):71-73. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-18-00861. PMID: 30777839.

61: Taramasso M, Gavazzoni M, Maisano F. Is tricuspid regurgitation a prognostic interventional target or is it just an indicator of worst prognosis in heart failure patients? Eur Heart J. 2019 Feb 1;40(5):485-487. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehy722. PMID: 30689817.

62: Taramasso M, Gavazzoni M, Kuwata S, Meier P, Maisano F. From Color to Hemodynamic Assessment: Is it Time to Change the Paradigm in Judging MitraClip Outcomes? JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Jan 28;12(2):151-154. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2018.11.016. PMID: 30678794.

63: Gavazzoni M, Pozzoli A, Zuber M, Ho EC, Tanner FC, Kapos I, Miura M, Vicentini L, Maisano F, Taramasso M. Single-Center Experience With CatheterBased Tricuspid Valve Replacement for Tricuspid Regurgitation: Procedural and Echocardiographic Findings. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Apr;12(4):749-750. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2018.11.017. Epub 2019 Jan 16. PMID: 30660546.

64: Andreas M, Russo M, Kuwata S, Cesarovic N, Wang C, Guidotti A, Lipiski M, Rankin JS, Regar E, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Weber A. Transcatheter aortic valvein-ring implantation: feasibility in an acute, preclinical, pilot trial. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2019 Jun 1;28(6):908-915. doi: 10.1093/icvts/ivy341. PMID: 30649330.

65: Landes U, Iakobishvili Z, Vronsky D, Zusman O, Barsheshet A, Jaffe R, Jubran A, Yoon SH, Makkar RR, Taramasso M, Russo M, Maisano F, Sinning JM, Shamekhi J, Biasco L, Pedrazzini G, Moccetti M, Latib A, Pagnesi M, Colombo A, Tamburino C, D' Arrigo P, Windecker S, Pilgrim T, Tchetche D, De Biase C, Guerrero M, Iftikhar O, Bosmans J, Bedzra E, Dvir D, Mylotte D, Sievert H, Watanabe Y, Søndergaard L, Dagnegård H, Codner P, Kodali S, Leon M, Kornowski R. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Oncology Patients With Severe Aortic Stenosis. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Jan 14;12(1):78-86. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2018.10.026. PMID: 30621982.

66: Savic V, Pozzoli A, Gülmez G, Demir H, Batinkov N, Kuwata S, Weber A, Vogel R, Tanner F, Zuber M, Maisano F, Taramasso M. Transcatheter mitral valve chord repair. Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2018 Nov;7(6):731-740. doi: 10.21037/acs.2018.09.09. PMID: 30598886; PMCID: PMC6288217.

67: Kuwata S, Taramasso M, Czopak A, Luciani M, Pozzoli A, Ho E, Ferrero Guadagnoli A, Saccocci M, Gaemperli O, Nietlispach F, Zuber M, Feldman T, Maisano F. Continuous Direct Left Atrial Pressure: Intraprocedural Measurement Predicts Clinical Response Following MitraClip Therapy. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Jan 28;12(2):127-136. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2018.07.051. Epub 2018 Dec 26. PMID: 30594511.

68: Taramasso M, Alessandrini H, Latib A, Asami M, Attinger-Toller A, Biasco L, Braun D, Brochet E, Connelly KA, Denti P, Deuschl F, Englmeier A, Fam N, Frerker 20 C, Hausleiter J, Himbert D, Ho EC, Juliard JM, Kaple R, Kreidel F, Kuck KH, Ancona M, Lauten A, Lurz P, Mehr M, Nazif T, Nickening G, Pedrazzini G, Pozzoli A, Praz F, Puri R, Rodés-Cabau J, Schäfer U, Schofer J, Sievert H, Sievert K, Tang GHL, Tanner FC, Vahanian A, Webb JG, Windecker S, Yzeiray E, Zuber M, Maisano F, Leon MB, Hahn RT. Outcomes After Current Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Intervention: Mid-Term Results From the International TriValve Registry. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Jan 28;12(2):155-165. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2018.10.022. Epub 2018 Dec 26. PMID: 30594510.

69: Schmiady MO, Inderbitzin DT, Taramasso M, Benussi S. Multiple papillary fibroelastomas: be prepared for unexpected lesions. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Jun 1;55(6):1236. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezy392. PMID: 30496369.

70: Miura M, Maisano F, Zuber M, Gavazzoni M, Cuevas O, Lin SI, Ho EC, Pozzoli A, Taramasso M. Novel transcatheter therapies for treating tricuspid regurgitation. Minerva Cardioangiol. 2019 Jun;67(3):223-233. doi: 10.23736/S0026-4725.18.04837-5. Epub 2018 Nov 26. PMID: 30482006.

71: Taramasso M, Miura M, Gavazzoni M, Andreas M, Saccocci M, Gülmez G, Puri R, Maisano F. The Portico transcatheter aortic valve for the treatment of severe aortic stenosis. Future Cardiol. 2019 Jan;15(1):31-37. doi: 10.2217/fca-2018-0070. Epub 2018 Nov 27. PMID: 30479167.

72: Maisano F, Taramasso M. Mitral valve-in-valve, valve-in-ring, and valve-inMAC: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. Eur Heart J. 2019 Feb 1;40(5):452-455. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehy725. PMID: 30476035.

73: Weber L, Rickli H, Haager PK, Joerg L, Weilenmann D, Brenner R, Taramasso M, Baier P, Maisano F, Maeder MT. Haemodynamic mechanisms and long-term prognostic impact of pulmonary hypertension in patients with severe aortic stenosis undergoing valve replacement. Eur J Heart Fail. 2019 Feb;21(2):172-181. doi: 10.1002/ejhf.1322. Epub 2018 Oct 17. PMID: 30328215.

74: Stortecky S, Franzone A, Heg D, Tueller D, Noble S, Pilgrim T, Jeger R, Toggweiler S, Ferrari E, Nietlispach F, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Grünenfelder J, Muller O, Huber C, Roffi M, Carrel T, Wenaweser P, Windecker S. Temporal trends 21 in adoption and outcomes of transcatheter aortic valve implantation: a SwissTAVI Registry analysis. Eur Heart J Qual Care Clin Outcomes. 2019 Jul 1;5(3):242-251. doi: 10.1093/ehjqcco/qcy048. PMID: 30304513.

75: Miura M, Cuevas O, Taramasso M, Maisano F. Early recurrent mitral regurgitation due to MitraClip migration. Eur Heart J. 2019 Jul 14;40(27):2270. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehy592. PMID: 30289451.

76: Miura M, Taramasso M, Obeid S, Nietlispach F. Valve-in-valve-in-valve with the New Valve Technology allegra transcatheter heart valve system. Eur Heart J. 2019 May 1;40(17):1354. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehy606. PMID: 30272167.

77: Denegri A, Mehran R, Holy E, Taramasso M, Pasotti E, Pedrazzini G, Moccetti T, Maisano F, Nietlispach F, Obeid S. Post procedural risk assessment in patients undergoing trans aortic valve implantation according to the age, creatinine, and ejection fraction-7 score: Advantages of age, creatinine, and ejection fraction-7 in stratification of post-procedural outcome. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Jan 1;93(1):141-148. doi: 10.1002/ccd.27806. Epub 2018 Sep 30. PMID: 30269398.

78: Taramasso M, Feldman T, Maisano F. Transcatheter mitral valve repair: review of the clinical evidence. EuroIntervention. 2018 Aug 31;14(AB):AB91-AB100. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-18-00511. PMID: 30158089.

79: Godino C, Scotti A, Munafò A, Taramasso M, Adamo M, Russo M, Toscano E, Salerno A, Cappelletti A, Stella S, Fragasso G, Montorfano M, Agricola E, Ettori F, Margonato A, Maisano F, Colombo A. Observed versus predicted mortality after MitraClip treatment in patients with symptomatic heart failure and significant functional mitral regurgitation. Eur J Heart Fail. 2018 Oct;20(10):1495-1496. doi: 10.1002/ejhf.1291. Epub 2018 Aug 23. PMID: 30141216.

80: De Backer O, Pilgrim T, Simonato M, Mackensen GB, Fiorina C, Veulemanns V, Cerillo A, Schofer J, Amabile N, Achkouty G, Schäfer U, Deutsch MA, Sinning JM, Rahman MS, Sawaya FJ, Hildick-Smith D, Hernandez JM, Kim WK, Lefevre T, Seiffert M, Bleiziffer S, Petronio AS, Van Mieghem N, Taramasso M, Søndergaard L, Windecker S, Latib A, Dvir D. Usefulness of Transcatheter Aortic Valve 22 Implantation for Treatment of Pure Native Aortic Valve Regurgitation. Am J Cardiol. 2018 Sep 15;122(6):1028-1035. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.05.044. Epub 2018 Jun 27. PMID: 30072124.

81: Pozzoli A, Zuber M, Reisman M, Maisano F, Taramasso M. Comparative Anatomy of Mitral and Tricuspid Valve: What Can the Interventionlist Learn From the Surgeon. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2018 Jun 29;5:80. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2018.00080. PMID: 30009160; PMCID: PMC6033960.

82: Godino C, Scotti A, Taramasso M, Adamo M, Russo M, Chiarito M, Melillo F, Beneduce A, Pivato CA, Arrigoni L, Toscano E, Salerno A, Cappelletti A, Magni V, Stella S, Fragasso G, Montorfano M, Agricola E, Ettori F, Margonato A, Maisano F, Colombo A. Two-year cardiac mortality after MitraClip treatment of functional mitral regurgitation in ischemic and non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy. Int J Cardiol. 2018 Oct 15;269:33-39. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2018.06.041. Epub 2018 Jun 12. PMID: 29929931.

83: Ferrero Guadagnoli A, De Carlo C, Maisano F, Ho E, Saccocci M, Cuevas O, Luciani M, Kuwata S, Nietlispach F, Taramasso M. Cardioband system as a treatment for functional mitral regurgitation. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2018 Jun;15(6):415-421. doi: 10.1080/17434440.2018.1485487. Epub 2018 Jun 19. PMID: 29877743.

84: Kuwata S, Zuber M, Nietlispach F, Taramasso M, Maisano F. Transcatheter Mitral Annuloplasty in Barlow's Mitral Regurgitation With Deep Cleft. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2018 Jun 25;11(12):e97-e98. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2018.01.229. Epub 2018 May 30. PMID: 29860076.

85: Saccocci M, Taramasso M, Maisano F. Mitral Valve Interventions in Structural Heart Disease. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2018 May 17;20(6):49. doi: 10.1007/s11886-018-0982-y. PMID: 29770888.

86: Saccocci M, Taramasso M, Maisano F. Percutaneous mitral valvuloplasty in the modern era. Kardiol Pol. 2018;76(5):819-820. doi: 10.5603/KP.2018.0095. PMID: 29756189.

87: Faletra FF, Pozzoli A, Agricola E, Guidotti A, Biasco L, Leo LA, Taramasso M, Pasotti E, Kuwata S, Moccetti M, Tanner FC, Pedrazzini G, Nietlispach F, Moccetti T, Zuber M, Maisano F. Echocardiographic-fluoroscopic fusion imaging for transcatheter mitral valve repair guidance. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 Jul 1;19(7):715-726. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jey067. PMID: 29718146.

88: Pozzoli A, Zuber M, Taramasso M, Kuwata S, Maisano F. 3D echo-fluoro fusion imaging to guide Cardioband transcatheter mitral annuloplasty. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 Jul 1;19(7):827. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jey062. PMID: 29684215.

89: Maisano F, Taramasso M. Transcatheter tricuspid valve therapies: exploring the dark side of the moon. Eur J Heart Fail. 2018 Jun;20(6):1063-1065. doi: 10.1002/ejhf.1191. Epub 2018 Apr 14. PMID: 29656598.

90: Del Forno B, Lapenna E, Dalrymple-Hay M, Taramasso M, Castiglioni A, Alfieri O, De Bonis M. Recent advances in managing tricuspid regurgitation. F1000Res. 2018 Mar 22;7:355. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.13328.1. PMID: 29636903; PMCID: PMC5865201.

91: Taramasso M, Calen C, Guidotti A, Kuwata S, Biefer HRC, Nietlispach F, Zuber M, Maisano F. Management of Tricuspid Regurgitation: The Role of Transcatheter Therapies. Interv Cardiol. 2017 May;12(1):51-55. doi: 10.15420/icr.2017:3:2. PMID: 29588731; PMCID: PMC5808466.

92: Pozzoli A, Taramasso M, Kuwata S, Zuber M, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Echofluoro fusion imaging guidance for no contrast transfemoral aortic valve implantation. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 Jun 1;19(6):710-711. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jey048. PMID: 29579166.

93: Van Hemelrijck M, Taramasso M, De Carlo C, Kuwata S, Regar E, Nietlispach F, Ferrero A, Weber A, Maisano F. Recent advances in understanding and managing aortic stenosis. F1000Res. 2018 Jan 16;7:58. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.11906.1. PMID: 29375823; PMCID: PMC5770996.

94: Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, Basso C, Thiene G, Denti P, Kuwata S, Nietlispach F, 24 Alfieri O, Hahn RT, Nickenig G, Schofer J, Leon MB, Reisman M, Maisano F. Compare and contrast tricuspid and mitral valve anatomy: interventional perspectives for transcatheter tricuspid valve therapies. EuroIntervention. 2018 Mar 20;13(16):1889-1898. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00704. PMID: 29260723.

95: Pozzoli A, Taramasso M, Russo M, Zuber M, Maisano F. Echo-navigation to guide challenging transseptal puncture during transfemoral repair of mitral and tricuspid valve. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2018 Feb;19(2):73-74. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000000612. PMID: 29251698.

96: Denegri A, Nietlispach F, Kottwitz J, Suetsch G, Haager P, Rodriguez H, Taramasso M, Obeid S, Maisano F. Real-world procedural and 30-day outcome using the Portico transcatheter aortic valve prosthesis: A large single center cohort. Int J Cardiol. 2018 Feb 15;253:40-44. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.10.101. Epub 2017 Nov 10. PMID: 29153460.

97: Desai MY, Grigioni F, Di Eusanio M, Saccocci M, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Suri RM, Gillinov AM. Outcomes in Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation: Current Stateof-the Art and Future Directions. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2017 NovDec;60(3):370-385. doi: 10.1016/j.pcad.2017.10.005. Epub 2017 Nov 9. PMID: 29128570.

98: Taramasso M, Maisano F. Novel Technologies for percutaneous treatment of tricuspid valve regurgitation. Eur Heart J. 2017 Sep 21;38(36):2707-2710. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehx475. PMID: 29044389.

99: Rodriguez Cetina Biefer H, Taramasso M, Kuwata S, Nietlispach F, Zuber M, Maisano F. Optimizing echo guidance during MitraClip using fluoroscopy: how to see better! Cardiovasc Interv Ther. 2018 Oct;33(4):398-399. doi: 10.1007/s12928-017-0494-5. Epub 2017 Oct 17. PMID: 29043606.

100: Taramasso M, Hahn RT, Alessandrini H, Latib A, Attinger-Toller A, Braun D, Brochet E, Connelly KA, Denti P, Deuschl F, Englmaier A, Fam N, Frerker C, Hausleiter J, Juliard JM, Kaple R, Kreidel F, Kuck KH, Kuwata S, Ancona M, Malasa M, Nazif T, Nickenig G, Nietlispach F, Pozzoli A, Schäfer U, Schofer J, Schueler R, Tang G, Vahanian A, Webb JG, Yzeiraj E, Maisano F, Leon MB. The 25 International Multicenter TriValve Registry: Which Patients Are Undergoing Transcatheter Tricuspid Repair? JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Oct 9;10(19):1982-1990. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2017.08.011. PMID: 28982563.

101: Russo M, Andreas M, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Weber A. Prosthetic valve endocarditis involving the MitraClip device. J Card Surg. 2017 Nov;32(11):696-697. doi: 10.1111/jocs.13225. Epub 2017 Oct 1. PMID: 28967162.

102: Nietlispach F, Moarof I, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Meier B. Left atrial appendage occlusion. EuroIntervention. 2017 Sep 24;13(AA):AA78-AA84. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00412. PMID: 28942389.

103: Taramasso M, Maisano F. Transcatheter tricuspid valve intervention: state of the art. EuroIntervention. 2017 Sep 24;13(AA):AA40-AA50. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00487. PMID: 28942385.

104: Yoon SH, Whisenant BK, Bleiziffer S, Delgado V, Schofer N, Eschenbach L, Fujita B, Sharma R, Ancona M, Yzeiraj E, Cannata S, Barker C, Davies JE, Frangieh AH, Deuschl F, Podlesnikar T, Asami M, Dhoble A, Chyou A, Masson JB, Wijeysundera HC, Blackman DJ, Rampat R, Taramasso M, Gutierrez-Ibanes E, Chakravarty T, Attizzani GF, Kaneko T, Wong SC, Sievert H, Nietlispach F, Hildick-Smith D, Nombela-Franco L, Conradi L, Hengstenberg C, Reardon MJ, Kasel AM, Redwood S, Colombo A, Kar S, Maisano F, Windecker S, Pilgrim T, Ensminger SM, Prendergast BD, Schofer J, Schaefer U, Bax JJ, Latib A, Makkar RR. Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement for Degenerated Bioprosthetic Valves and Failed Annuloplasty Rings. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Aug 29;70(9):1121-1131. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2017.07.714. PMID: 28838360.

105: Pozzoli A, Maisano F, Taramasso M. The growing clinical importance of functional tricuspid valve regurgitation. Minerva Cardioangiol. 2017 Oct;65(5):467-468. doi: 10.23736/S0026-4725.17.04408-5. PMID: 28731022.

106: Pozzoli A, Maisano F, Kuwata S, Guidotti A, Plass A, Zuber M, Russo M, Nietlispach F, Taramasso M. Fluoroscopic anatomy of the tricuspid valve: Implications for Transcatheter procedures. Int J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 1;244:119-120. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.06.048. Epub 2017 Jun 15. PMID:

107: Pozzoli A, Taramasso M, Zuber M, Maisano F. Transcatheter tricuspid valve repair with the MitraClip system using intracardiac echocardiography: proof of concept. EuroIntervention. 2017 Dec 8;13(12):e1452-e1453. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00360. PMID: 28649955.

108: Brüstle K, Taramasso M, Kuwata S, Maisano F. Transcatheter mitral annuloplasty to treat residual mitral regurgitation after MitraClip implantation. EuroIntervention. 2017 Oct 20;13(8):912-913. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00943. PMID: 28606884.

109: Sawaya FJ, Deutsch MA, Seiffert M, Yoon SH, Codner P, Wickramarachchi U, Latib A, Petronio AS, Rodés-Cabau J, Taramasso M, Spaziano M, Bosmans J, Biasco L, Mylotte D, Savontaus M, Gheeraert P, Chan J, Jørgensen TH, Sievert H, Mocetti M, Lefèvre T, Maisano F, Mangieri A, Hildick-Smith D, Kornowski R, Makkar R, Bleiziffer S, Søndergaard L, De Backer O. Safety and Efficacy of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in the Treatment of Pure Aortic Regurgitation in Native Valves and Failing Surgical Bioprostheses: Results From an International Registry Study. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 May 22;10(10):1048-1056. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2017.03.004. PMID: 28521923.

110: Taramasso M, Denegri A, Kuwata S, Rickli H, Haager PK, Sütsch G, Rodriguez Cetina Biefer H, Kottwitz J, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Feasibility and safety of transfemoral sheathless portico aortic valve implantation: Preliminary results in a single center experience. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2018 Feb 15;91(3):533-539. doi: 10.1002/ccd.27100. Epub 2017 May 13. PMID: 28500739.

111: Taramasso M, Alessandrini H, Kuwata S, Biasco L, Nietlispach F, Gaemperli O, Zuber M, Linka A, Pedrazzini G, Kreidel F, Frerker C, Kuck KH, Maisano F. Multicenter Experience With Treatment of Residual Mitral Regurgitation After MitraClip Implantation Using Amplatzer Closure Device: Mid-Term Results. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 May 8;10(9):966-970. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2017.02.011. PMID: 28473124.

112: Kuwata S, Taramasso M, Guidotti A, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Ongoing and 27 future directions in percutaneous treatment of mitral regurgitation. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2017 Jun;15(6):441-446. doi: 10.1080/14779072.2017.1327349. Epub 2017 May 19. PMID: 28471277.

113: Ancona F, Stella S, Taramasso M, Marini C, Latib A, Denti P, Grigioni F, Enriquez-Sarano M, Alfieri O, Colombo A, Maisano F, Agricola E. Multimodality imaging of the tricuspid valve with implication for percutaneous repair approaches. Heart. 2017 Jul;103(14):1073-1081. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2016-310939. Epub 2017 Apr 17. PMID: 28416589.

114: Russo M, Kuwata S, Pozzoli A, Maisano F, Taramasso M. Understanding the tricuspid valve for transcatheter valve repair: comparative anatomy of different imaging modalities. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 Jul 1;18(7):823. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jex066. PMID: 28383685.

115: Calen C, Taramasso M, Guidotti A, Kuwata S, Nietlispach F, Zuber M, Maisano F. Successful TriCinch-in-TriCinch Transcatheter Tricuspid Valve Repair. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Apr 24;10(8):e75-e77. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2017.01.032. Epub 2017 Mar 29. PMID: 28365265.

116: Nickenig G, Kowalski M, Hausleiter J, Braun D, Schofer J, Yzeiraj E, Rudolph V, Friedrichs K, Maisano F, Taramasso M, Fam N, Bianchi G, Bedogni F, Denti P, Alfieri O, Latib A, Colombo A, Hammerstingl C, Schueler R. Transcatheter Treatment of Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation With the Edge-to-Edge MitraClip Technique. Circulation. 2017 May 9;135(19):1802-1814. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.024848. Epub 2017 Mar 23. PMID: 28336788.

117: Brüstle K, Calen C, Kuwata S, Nietlispach F, Zuber M, Maisano F, Taramasso M. How to Treat Tricuspid Valve Disease: What's New on the Horizon? Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 2017 Mar;19(3):18. doi: 10.1007/s11936-017-0521-y. PMID: 28290005.

118: Obeid S, Attinger-Toller A, Taramasso M, Pedrazzini G, Suetsch G, Landolt F, Karbeyaz F, Rodriguez H, Sürder D, Moccetti T, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. SYNTAX score II in patients with coronary artery disease undergoing percutaneous mitral repair with the MitraClip. Int J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 1;236:375-380. doi: 28 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.02.049. Epub 2017 Feb 24. PMID: 28283362.

119: Kuwata S, Taramasso M, Guidotti A, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Evaluation of Valtech's transcatheter mitral valve repair device. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2017 Mar;14(3):189-195. doi: 10.1080/17434440.2017.1292122. Epub 2017 Feb 20. PMID: 28276754.

120: Kuwata S, Taramasso M, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Transcatheter tricuspid valve repair toward a surgical standard: first-in-man report of direct annuloplasty with a cardioband device to treat severe functional tricuspid regurgitation. Eur Heart J. 2017 Apr 21;38(16):1261. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehw660. PMID: 28073862.

121: Hinzpeter R, Eberhard M, Burghard P, Tanner FC, Taramasso M, Manka R, Feuchtner G, Maisano F, Alkadhi H. Computed tomography in patients with tricuspid regurgitation prior to transcatheter valve repair: dynamic analysis of the annulus with an individually tailored contrast media protocol. EuroIntervention. 2017 Feb 3;12(15):e1828-e1836. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00891. PMID: 28067199.

122: Noble S, Stortecky S, Heg D, Tueller D, Jeger R, Toggweiler S, Ferrari E, Nietlispach F, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Grünenfelder J, Jüni P, Huber C, Carrel T, Windecker S, Wenaweser P, Roffi M. Comparison of procedural and clinical outcomes with Evolut R versus Medtronic CoreValve: a Swiss TAVI registry analysis. EuroIntervention. 2017 Apr 7;12(18):e2170-e2176. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00677. PMID: 28067197.

123: Kuwata S, Taramasso M, Zuber M, Suetsch G, Attinger-Toller A, Wicki D, Maisano F, Nietlispach F. Feasibility of concomitant MitraClip and left atrial appendage occlusion. EuroIntervention. 2017 Mar 20;12(16):1940-1945. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00784. PMID: 28044988.

124: Maisano F, Kuwata S, Nietlispach F, Taramasso M. Transcatheter mitral valve repair and replacement. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2017 Jan;18 Suppl 1:e134-e140. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000000457. PMID: 28002196.

125: Taramasso M, Nietlispach F, Zuber M, Maisano F. Transcatheter repair of persistent tricuspid regurgitation after MitraClip with the TriCinch system: interventional valve treatment toward the surgical standard. Eur Heart J. 2017 Apr 21;38(16):1259. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehw541. PMID: 27941013.

126: Taramasso M, Zuber M, Kuwata S, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Clipping of the tricuspid valve: proposal of a "Rosetta Stone" nomenclature for procedural 3D transoesophageal guidance. EuroIntervention. 2017 Feb 3;12(15):e1825-e1827. doi: 10.4244/EIJ-D-16-00307. PMID: 27916743.

127: Taramasso M, Latib A. Percutaneous Mitral Annuloplasty. Interv Cardiol Clin. 2016 Jan;5(1):101-107. doi: 10.1016/j.iccl.2015.08.009. Epub 2015 Oct 9. PMID: 27852476.

128: Kuwata S, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Weber A. Infective endocarditis after transcatheter aortic valve implantation with LOTUS valve. Eur Heart J. 2017 Jul 21;38(28):2230. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehw522. PMID: 27807056.

129: Inderbitzin DT, Taramasso M, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair with MitraClip: Patient and Valve Selection for Optimal Outcome. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2016 Dec;18(12):129. doi: 10.1007/s11886-016-0809-7. PMID: 27796866.

130: Taramasso M, Maisano F. Challenging mitral clefts with MitraClip: the convergent clips strategy. EuroIntervention. 2016 Oct 10;12(8):e1071. doi: 10.4244/EIJV12I8A173. PMID: 27721219.

131: Taramasso M, Kuwata S, Rodriguez Cetina Biefer H, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Percutaneous mitral valve repair and replacement: complementary or competitive techniques? EuroIntervention. 2016 Sep 18;12(Y):Y97-Y101. doi: 10.4244/EIJV12SYA26. PMID: 27640049.

132: Maisano F, Taramasso M, Guidotti A, Nietlispach F. The Cardioband: strategies for optimal patient selection and optimised results. EuroIntervention. 2016 Sep 18;12(Y):Y61-3. doi: 10.4244/EIJV12SYA15. PMID: 27640036.

133: Rosser BA, Taramasso M, Maisano F. Transcatheter interventions for tricuspid regurgitation: TriCinch (4Tech). EuroIntervention. 2016 Sep 18;12(Y):Y110-2. doi: 10.4244/EIJV12SYA30. PMID: 27640020.

134: Taramasso M, Latib A, Denti P, Nietlispach F, Lynn K, Cesarovic N, Addis A, Emmert MY, Guidotti A, Vanermen H, Maisano F. Percutaneous repair of the tricuspid valve using a novel cinching device: acute and chronic experience in a preclinical large animal model. EuroIntervention. 2016 Sep 18;12(7):918-25. doi: 10.4244/EIJV12I7A150. PMID: 27639745.

135: Attinger-Toller A, Maisano F, Senn O, Taramasso M, Shakir S, Possner M, Gloekler S, Windecker S, Stortecky S, Lüscher TF, Meier B, Nietlispach F. "OneStop Shop": Safety of Combining Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 Jul 25;9(14):1487-95. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2016.04.038. PMID: 27478117.

136: Taramasso M, Zuber M, Ruiz CE, Maisano F. Echo-navigation to guide transfemoral tricuspid edge-to-edge repair. Eur Heart J. 2016 Dec 1;37(45):3420. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehw252. Epub 2016 Jul 1. PMID: 27371718.

137: Yoon JN, Frangieh AH, Attinger-Toller A, Gruner C, Tanner FC, Taramasso M, Corti R, Lüscher TF, Ruschitzka F, Bettex D, Maisano F, Gaemperli O. Changes in serum biomarker profiles after percutaneous mitral valve repair with the MitraClip system. Cardiol J. 2016;23(4):384-92. doi: 10.5603/CJ.a2016.0024. Epub 2016 Jun 14. PMID: 27296161.

138: Taramasso M, Inderbitzin DT, Guidotti A, Nietlispach F, Gaemperli O, Zuber M, Maisano F. Transcatheter direct mitral valve annuloplasty with the Cardioband system for the treatment of functional mitral regurgitation. Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 May 30;2016:mmw004. doi: 10.1093/mmcts/mmw004. PMID: 27247326.

139: Taramasso M, Nietlispach F, Maisano F, Meier B. Patent foramen ovale: indications for closure and techniques. EuroIntervention. 2016 May 17;12 Suppl X:X7-X12. doi: 10.4244/EIJV12SXA2. PMID: 27174117.

140: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Pozzoli A, Alfieri O, Meier B, Nietlispach F. Catheter-based treatment of paravalvular leaks. EuroIntervention. 2016 May 17;12 Suppl X:X55-X60. doi: 10.4244/EIJV12SXA11. PMID: 27174113.

141: Frangieh AH, Gruner C, Mikulicic F, Attinger-Toller A, Tanner FC, Taramasso M, Corti R, Grünenfelder J, Lüsche TF, Ruschitzka F, Bettex D, Maisano F, Gaemperli O. Impact of percutaneous mitral valve repair using the MitraClip system on tricuspid regurgitation. EuroIntervention. 2016 Apr 8;11(14):e1680-6. doi: 10.4244/EIJV11I14A320. PMID: 27056128.

142: Rodés-Cabau J, Taramasso M, O'Gara PT. Diagnosis and treatment of tricuspid valve disease: current and future perspectives. Lancet. 2016 Nov 12;388(10058):2431-2442. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)00740-6. Epub 2016 Apr 2. PMID: 27048553.

143: Inderbitzin DT, Taramasso M, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. Mitral valve repair versus replacement: is it a different story for percutaneous compared to surgical valve therapy? J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2016 Jun;57(3):410-20. Epub 2016 Apr 1. PMID: 27035893.

144: Czerny M, Taramasso M, Guidotti A, Maisano F. A creative transcatheter approach to correct complex recurring mitral regurgitation after previous surgical repair. EuroIntervention. 2016 Feb;11(11):e1302-4. doi: 10.4244/EIJV11I11A252. PMID: 26865448.

145: Panoulas VF, Montorfano M, Taramasso M, Giustino G, La Canna G, Latib A, Colombo A. A Tricky Percutaneous Paravalvular Leak Closure Two Years After Implantation of 3f Enable Sutureless Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve. Hellenic J Cardiol. 2016 Jan-Feb;57(1):41-4. doi: 10.1016/s1109-9666(16)30018-5. PMID: 26856201.

146: Paparella D, Di Mauro M, Bitton Worms K, Bolotin G, Russo C, Trunfio S, Scrofani R, Antona C, Actis Dato G, Casabona R, Colli A, Gerosa G, Renzulli A, Serraino F, Scrascia G, Zaccaria S, De Bonis M, Taramasso M, Delgado L, Tritto F, Marmo J, Parolari A, Myaseodova V, Villa E, Troise G, Nicolini F, Gherli T, 32 Whitlock R, Conte M, Barili F, Gelsomino S, Lorusso R, Sciatti E, Marinelli D, Di Giammarco G, Calafiore AM, Sheikh A, Alfonso JJ, Glauber M, Miceli A; GIROC Investigators. Antiplatelet versus oral anticoagulant therapy as antithrombotic prophylaxis after mitral valve repair. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2016 May;151(5):1302-8.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.12.036. Epub 2016 Jan 5. PMID: 26832208.

147: Higashigaito K, Manka R, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Alkadhi H, Holubec T. Spontaneous Intramural Hematoma of the Left Ventricle. Circulation. 2016 Feb 2;133(5):543-5. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.019396. PMID: 26831437.

148: Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, Guidotti A, Nietlispach F, Inderbitzin DT, Benussi S, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Percutaneous tricuspid valve therapies: the new frontier. Eur Heart J. 2017 Mar 1;38(9):639-647. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehv766. PMID: 26802134.

149: Taramasso M, Maisano F. Valvular disease: Functional mitral regurgitation: should all valves be replaced? Nat Rev Cardiol. 2016 Feb;13(2):65-6. doi: 10.1038/nrcardio.2015.206. Epub 2016 Jan 4. Erratum in: Nat Rev Cardiol. 2020 Jul 2;: PMID: 26727300.

150: Vontobel J, Possner M, Schütz P, Müller B, Taramasso M, Binder RK, Haueis S, Attinger-Toller A, Maisano F, Nietlispach F. Early safety outcome following transcatheter aortic valve implantation: is the amount of contrast media used a matter of concern? Swiss Med Wkly. 2015 Dec 28;145:w14238. doi: 10.4414/smw.2015.14238. PMID: 26709491.

151: Csordas A, Nietlispach F, Schuetz P, Huber A, Müller B, Maisano F, Taramasso M, Moarof I, Obeid S, Stähli BE, Cahenzly M, Binder RK, Liebetrau C, Möllmann H, Kim WK, Hamm C, Lüscher TF. Midregional Proadrenomedullin Improves Risk Stratification beyond Surgical Risk Scores in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. PLoS One. 2015 Dec 2;10(12):e0143761. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0143761. PMID: 26630012; PMCID: PMC4667909.

152: Maisano F, Taramasso M, Nickenig G, Hammerstingl C, Vahanian A, MessikaZeitoun D, Baldus S, Huntgeburth M, Alfieri O, Colombo A, La Canna G, Agricola 33 E, Zuber M, Tanner FC, Topilsky Y, Kreidel F, Kuck KH. Cardioband, a transcatheter surgical-like direct mitral valve annuloplasty system: early results of the feasibility trial. Eur Heart J. 2016 Mar 7;37(10):817-25. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehv603. Epub 2015 Nov 18. PMID: 26586779.

153: Latib A, Agricola E, Pozzoli A, Denti P, Taramasso M, Spagnolo P, Juliard JM, Brochet E, Ou P, Enriquez-Sarano M, Grigioni F, Alfieri O, Vahanian A, Colombo A, Maisano F. First-in-Man Implantation of a Tricuspid Annular Remodeling Device for Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Nov;8(13):e211-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2015.06.028. PMID: 26585629.

154: Panoulas VF, Montorfano M, Latib A, Giustino G, Spagnolo P, Taramasso M, Chieffo A, Civilini E, Chiesa R, Colombo A. Transarterial Endoleak Closure After Endovascular Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm Repair: When the "Sandwich" Goes Wrong. J Endovasc Ther. 2016 Feb;23(1):220-4. doi: 10.1177/1526602815617295. Epub 2015 Nov 18. PMID: 26581220.

155: Taramasso M, Guidotti A, Cesarovic N, Denti P, Addis A, Candreva A, Nietlispach F, Fleischmann T, Emmert MY, Maisano F. Transcatheter direct mitral annuloplasty with Cardioband: feasibility and efficacy trial in an acute preclinical model. EuroIntervention. 2016 Dec 10;12(11):e1428-e1434. doi: 10.4244/EIJY15M11_06. PMID: 26573974.

156: Taramasso M, Nietlispach F, Schmid M, Maisano F. Corevalve Evolut R implantation to treat severe left ventricle outflow tract obstruction following mitral valve-in-ring: first-in-man report. Eur Heart J. 2016 Jan 14;37(3):317. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehv617. Epub 2015 Nov 9. PMID: 26553539

157: Taramasso M, Maisano F, De Bonis M, Pozzoli A, Schiavi D, Benussi S, Grimaldi A, La Canna G, Alfieri O. Prognostic Impact and Late Evolution of Untreated Moderate (2/4+) Functional Tricuspid Regurgitation in Patients Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement. J Card Surg. 2016 Jan;31(1):9-14. doi: 10.1111/jocs.12656. Epub 2015 Nov 8. PMID: 26549799.

158: Taramasso M, Candreva A, Pozzoli A, Guidotti A, Gaemperli O, Nietlispach F, Barthelmes J, Emmert MY, Weber A, Benussi S, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Current 34 challenges in interventional mitral valve treatment. J Thorac Dis. 2015 Sep;7(9):1536-42. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2072-1439.2015.04.58. PMID: 26543599; PMCID: PMC4598533.

159: Giustino G, Latib A, Panoulas VF, Montorfano M, Chieffo A, Taramasso M, Sato K, Agricola E, Alfieri O, Colombo A. Early Outcomes With Direct Flow Medical Versus First-Generation Transcatheter Aortic Valve Devices: A SingleCenter Propensity-Matched Analysis. J Interv Cardiol. 2015 Dec;28(6):583-93. doi: 10.1111/joic.12248. Epub 2015 Oct 21. PMID: 26487433.

160: Candreva A, Maisano F, Taramasso M. MitraClip and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI): State of the Art 2015. Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2015 Dec;12(6):379-88. doi: 10.1007/s11897-015-0275-3. PMID: 26472189.

161: Taramasso M, Nietlispach F, Dvir D, Anabitarte P, Moarof I, Webb JG, Maisano F. Transfemoral tricuspid valve-in-valve implantation: snare it to make it simpler! EuroIntervention. 2016 Jun 20;12(3):402. doi: 10.4244/EIJY15M09_13. PMID: 26403638.

162: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Nietlispach F. TAVI and concomitant procedures: from PCI to LAA closure. EuroIntervention. 2015 Sep;11 Suppl W:W96-100. doi: 10.4244/EIJV11SWA29. PMID: 26384207.

163: Maisano F, Taramasso M. The Cardioband transcatheter direct mitral valve annuloplasty system. EuroIntervention. 2015 Sep;11 Suppl W:W58-9. doi: 10.4244/EIJV11SWA15. PMID: 26384192.

164: Taramasso M, Maisano F. Transcatheter mitral valve interventions: pathophysiological considerations in choosing reconstruction versus transcatheter valve implantation. EuroIntervention. 2015 Sep;11 Suppl W:W37-41. doi: 10.4244/EIJV11SWA9. PMID: 26384186.

165: D'ascenzo F, Moretti C, Marra WG, Montefusco A, Omede P, Taha S, Castagno D, Gaemperli O, Taramasso M, Frea S, Pidello S, Rudolph V, Franzen O, Braun D, Giannini C, Ince H, Perl L, Zoccai G, Marra S, D'Amico M, Maisano F, Rinaldi M, Gaita F. Meta-analysis of the usefulness of Mitraclip in patients with 35 functional mitral regurgitation. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Jul 15;116(2):325-31. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2015.04.025. Epub 2015 Apr 22. PMID: 25975726.

166: Taramasso M, Emmert MY, Reser D, Guidotti A, Cesarovic N, Campagnol M, Addis A, Nietlispach F, Hoerstrup SP, Maisano F. Pre-clinical In Vitro and In Vivo Models for Heart Valve Therapies. J Cardiovasc Transl Res. 2015 Jul;8(5):319-27. doi: 10.1007/s12265-015-9631-7. Epub 2015 May 13. PMID: 25968135.

167: Maisano F, Alfieri O, Banai S, Buchbinder M, Colombo A, Falk V, Feldman T, Franzen O, Herrmann H, Kar S, Kuck KH, Lutter G, Mack M, Nickenig G, Piazza N, Reisman M, Ruiz CE, Schofer J, Søndergaard L, Stone GW, Taramasso M, Thomas M, Vahanian A, Webb J, Windecker S, Leon MB. The future of transcatheter mitral valve interventions: competitive or complementary role of repair vs. replacement? Eur Heart J. 2015 Jul 7;36(26):1651-9. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehv123. Epub 2015 Apr 12. PMID: 25870204.

168: Taramasso M, Denti P, Latib A, Guidotti A, Buzzatti N, Pozzoli A, Di Giannuario G, La Canna G, Colombo A, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Clinical and anatomical predictors of MitraClip therapy failure for functional mitral regurgitation: single central clip strategy in asymmetric tethering. Int J Cardiol. 2015;186:286-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.03.236. Epub 2015 Mar 18. PMID: 25828137.

169: Panoulas VF, Fumero A, Taramasso M, Monello A, Esposito A, Spagnolo P, de Cesare N, Colombo A. Percutaneous treatment of a giant right coronary artery aneurysm. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Apr 20;8(4):e65-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2014.11.015. Epub 2015 Mar 26. PMID: 25819183.

170: Buzzatti N, Taramasso M, Latib A, Denti P, Guidotti A, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Transcatheter mitral repair and replacement: state of the art and future directions. J Heart Valve Dis. 2014 Jul;23(4):492-505. PMID: 25803976.

171: Maisano F, Reser D, Pavicevic J, Guidotti A, Denti P, Taramasso M, Addis A, Cesarovic N, Emmert MY, Nietlispach F, Swain J, Falk V, Leon M. A translational "humanised" porcine model for transcatheter mitral valve interventions: the neo 36 inferior vena cava approach. EuroIntervention. 2015 May;11(1):92-5. doi: 10.4244/EIJY15M02_04. PMID: 25671425.

172: De Bonis M, Taramasso M, Lapenna E, Denti P, La Canna G, Buzzatti N, Pappalardo F, Di Giannuario G, Cioni M, Giacomini A, Alfieri O. MitraClip therapy and surgical edge-to-edge repair in patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction and secondary mitral regurgitation: mid-term results of a single-centre experience†. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Jan;49(1):255-62. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezv043. Epub 2015 Feb 10. PMID: 25669650.

173: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Denti P, Guidotti A, Sticchi A, Pozzoli A, Buzzatti N, De Bonis M, La Canna G, Alfieri O. Surgical treatment of paravalvular leak: Long-term results in a single-center experience (up to 14 years). J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 May;149(5):1270-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.12.041. Epub 2014 Dec 22. PMID: 25648478.

174: Pozzoli A, Taramasso M, Colombo DF, Ancona F, Cianflone D, Della Bella P, Alfieri O, Benussi S. Electrophysiological efficacy of temperature-controlled bipolar radiofrequency. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2015 May;47(5):e188-92; discussion e192. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezv016. Epub 2015 Feb 1. PMID: 25646399.

175: Arrigo M, Maisano F, Haueis S, Binder RK, Taramasso M, Nietlispach F. Transcatheter aortic-valve implantation with one single minimal contrast media injection. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2015 Jun;85(7):1248-53. doi: 10.1002/ccd.25799. Epub 2015 Jan 30. PMID: 25545281.

176: Taramasso M, Gaemperli O, Maisano F. Treatment of degenerative mitral regurgitation in elderly patients. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2015 Mar;12(3):177-83. doi: 10.1038/nrcardio.2014.210. Epub 2014 Dec 23. PMID: 25533801.

177: Buzzatti N, Maisano F, Latib A, Taramasso M, Denti P, La Canna G, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Comparison of outcomes of percutaneous MitraClip versus surgical repair or replacement for degenerative mitral regurgitation in octogenarians. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Feb 15;115(4):487-92. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.11.031. Epub 2014 Nov 29. PMID: 25529545.

178: Agricola E, Taramasso M, Marini C, Montorfano M, Godino C, Alfieri O, Colombo A. First-in-man MitraClip implantation to treat late postoperative systolic anterior motion: rare cause of tardive mitral repair failure. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Dec;7(6):860-2. doi: 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.114.001579. PMID: 25516762.

179: Taramasso M, Zuber M, Gruner C, Gaemperli O, Nietlispach F, Maisano F. First-in-man report of residual "intra-clip" regurgitation between two MitraClips treated by AMPLATZER Vascular Plug II. EuroIntervention. 2016 Apr 20;11(13):1537-40. doi: 10.4244/EIJY14M12_04. PMID: 25493913.

180: Grimaldi A, Vermi AC, Cammalleri V, Castiglioni A, Pappalardo F, Taramasso M, Baratto F, Alfieri O. Heart surgery for immigrants in Italy: burden of cardiovascular disease, adherence to treatment and outcomes. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2016 Feb;17(2):105-12. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000000228. PMID: 25415358.

181: Maisano F, Taramasso M, Nietlispach F. Prognostic influence of paravalvular leak following TAVI: is aortic regurgitation an active incremental risk factor or just a mere indicator? Eur Heart J. 2015 Feb 14;36(7):413-5. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehu410. Epub 2014 Oct 21. PMID: 25336227.

182: Maisano F, La Canna G, Latib A, Denti P, Taramasso M, Kuck KH, Colombo A, Alfieri O, Guidotti A, Messika-Zeitoun D, Vahanian A. First-in-man transseptal implantation of a "surgical-like" mitral valve annuloplasty device for functional mitral regurgitation. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Nov;7(11):1326-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2014.08.003. Epub 2014 Oct 15. PMID: 25326746.

183: Taramasso M, Maisano F. Transcatheter mitral valve repair--transcatheter mitral valve annuloplasty. EuroIntervention. 2014 Sep;10 Suppl U:U129-35. doi: 10.4244/EIJV10SUA19. PMID: 25256326.

184: Di Prima AL, Covello DR, Franco A, Gerli C, Lembo R, Denti P, Godino C, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Pappalardo F. Do patients undergoing MitraClip implantation require routine ICU admission? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2014 Dec;28(6):1479-83. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2014.05.005. Epub 2014 Sep 20. PMID: 38 25245577.

185: De Bonis M, Taramasso M, Lapenna E, Alfieri O. Management of tricuspid regurgitation. F1000Prime Rep. 2014 Jul 8;6:58. doi: 10.12703/P6-58. PMID: 25184048; PMCID: PMC4108951.

186: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Latib A, Denti P, Guidotti A, Sticchi A, Panoulas V, Giustino G, Pozzoli A, Buzzatti N, Cota L, De Bonis M, Montorfano M, Castiglioni A, Blasio A, La Canna G, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Conventional surgery and transcatheter closure via surgical transapical approach for paravalvular leak repair in high-risk patients: results from a single-centre experience. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Oct;15(10):1161-7. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jeu105. Epub 2014 May 27. PMID: 24866899.

187: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Denti P, Latib A, La Canna G, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Percutaneous edge-to-edge repair in high-risk and elderly patients with degenerative mitral regurgitation: midterm outcomes in a single-center experience. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Dec;148(6):2743-50. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.03.036. Epub 2014 Mar 27. PMID: 24768099.

188: De Bonis M, Lapenna E, Taramasso M, La Canna G, Buzzatti N, Pappalardo F, Alfieri O. Very long-term durability of the edge-to-edge repair for isolated anterior mitral leaflet prolapse: up to 21 years of clinical and echocardiographic results. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Nov;148(5):2027-32. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.03.041. Epub 2014 Mar 27. PMID: 24755329

189: Pozzoli A, Taramasso M, Coppola G, Kamami M, La Canna G, Della Bella P, Alfieri O, Benussi S. Maze surgery normalizes left ventricular function in patients with persistent lone atrial fibrillation. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Nov;46(5):871-6. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezu034. Epub 2014 Mar 5. PMID: 24599164.

190: Costopoulos C, Latib A, Maisano F, Testa L, Bedogni F, Buchanan L, Naganuma T, Sticchi A, Sato K, Miyazaki T, Figini F, Giannini F, Taramasso M, Naim C, Carlino M, Chieffo A, Montorfano M, Alfieri O, Colombo A. Comparison of results of transcatheter aortic valve implantation in patients with severely stenotic bicuspid versus tricuspid or nonbicuspid valves. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Apr 39 15;113(8):1390-3. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.01.412. Epub 2014 Jan 31. PMID: 24581922.

191: Buzzatti N, Iaci G, Taramasso M, Nisi T, Lapenna E, De Bonis M, Maisano F, Alfieri O. Long-term outcomes of tricuspid valve replacement after previous left-side heart surgery. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Oct;46(4):713-9; discussion 719. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezt638. Epub 2014 Jan 28. PMID: 24477739.

192: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Latib A, Denti P, Buzzatti N, Cioni M, La Canna G, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Clinical outcomes of MitraClip for the treatment of functional mitral regurgitation. EuroIntervention. 2014 Oct;10(6):746-52. doi: 10.4244/EIJV10I6A128. PMID: 24469474.

193: Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, Latib A, La Canna G, Colombo A, Maisano F, Alfieri O. New devices for TAVI: technologies and initial clinical experiences. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2014 Mar;11(3):157-67. doi: 10.1038/nrcardio.2013.221. Epub 2014 Jan 21. PMID: 24445486.

194: Taramasso M, Alfieri O. Mitral valve repair in complex anatomy and challenging patients: the versatility of the edge to edge concept. Heart Lung Vessel. 2013;5(4):197-200. PMID: 24364012; PMCID: PMC3868180.

195: Taramasso M, Latib A, Denti P, Candreva A, Buzzatti N, Giannini F, La Canna G, Colombo A, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Acute kidney injury following MitraClip implantation in high risk patients: incidence, predictive factors and prognostic value. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 30;169(2):e24-5. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2013.08.104. Epub 2013 Sep 8. PMID: 24054165.

196: De Bonis M, Lapenna E, Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, La Canna G, Calabrese MC, Alfieri O. Is commissural closure associated with mitral annuloplasty a durable technique for the treatment of mitral regurgitation? A long-term (≤15 years) clinical and echocardiographic study. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Jun;147(6):1900-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.07.009. Epub 2013 Aug 26. PMID: 23988292.

197: Maisano F, Buzzatti N, Taramasso M, Alfieri O. Mitral transcatheter 40 technologies. Rambam Maimonides Med J. 2013 Jul 25;4(3):e0015. doi: 10.5041/RMMJ.10115. PMID: 23908865; PMCID: PMC3730754.

198: Taramasso M, Buzzatti N, La Canna G, Colombo A, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Interventional vs. surgical mitral valve therapy. Which technique for which patient? Herz. 2013 Aug;38(5):460-6. doi: 10.1007/s00059-013-3859-2. PMID: 23864109.

199: Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, Buzzatti N, Alfieri O. Assessing operative risk and benefit in elderly patients with heart valve disease. Eur Heart J. 2013 Sep;34(36):2788-91. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/eht233. Epub 2013 Jul 2. PMID: 23821400.

200: Franzoni I, Latib A, Maisano F, Costopoulos C, Testa L, Figini F, Giannini F, Basavarajaiah S, Mussardo M, Slavich M, Taramasso M, Cioni M, Longoni M, Ferrarello S, Radinovic A, Sala S, Ajello S, Sticchi A, Giglio M, Agricola E, Chieffo A, Montorfano M, Alfieri O, Colombo A. Comparison of incidence and predictors of left bundle branch block after transcatheter aortic valve implantation using the CoreValve versus the Edwards valve. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Aug 15;112(4):554-9. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2013.04.026. Epub 2013 May 29. PMID: 23726173.

201: De Bonis M, Lapenna E, Buzzatti N, Taramasso M, Calabrese MC, Nisi T, Pappalardo F, Alfieri O. Can the edge-to-edge technique provide durable results when used to rescue patients with suboptimal conventional mitral repair? Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 Jun;43(6):e173-9. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezt056. Epub 2013 Feb 13. PMID: 23407157.

202: Maisano F, Taramasso M, Alfieri O. Reply to Tavlasoglu et al. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 May;43(5):1080. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezs579. Epub 2012 Nov 8. PMID: 23137561.

203: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Vanermen H, Nisi T, Gaudioso F, Buzzatti N, Pozzoli A, Taramasso L, La Canna G, Alfieri O. L'insufficienza tricuspidale funzionale: un'entità clinica di crescente importanza [Functional tricuspid regurgitation: the increasing clinical importance of the "forgotten valve"]. Recenti Prog Med. 41 2012 Oct;103(10):351-8. Italian. doi: 10.1701/1171.12976. PMID: 23114397.

204: De Bonis M, Taramasso M, Lapenna E, Pozzoli A, Calabrese MC, Nisi T, Alfieri O. Evoluzione delle tecniche di chirurgia riparativa delle valvole cardiache: implicazioni per il follow-up [Evolution in surgical repair of heart valves: implications for follow-up]. G Ital Cardiol (Rome). 2012 Nov;13(11):714-22. Italian. doi: 10.1714/1168.12947. PMID: 23096580.

205: Maisano F, La Canna G, Latib A, Godino C, Denti P, Buzzatti N, Taramasso M, Cioni M, Giacomini A, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Transseptal access for MitraClip® procedures using surgical diathermy under echocardiographic guidance. EuroIntervention. 2012 Sep;8(5):579-86. doi: 10.4244/EIJV8I5A89. PMID: 22995084.

206: Taramasso M, Denti P, Buzzatti N, De Bonis M, La Canna G, Colombo A, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Mitraclip therapy and surgical mitral repair in patients with moderate to severe left ventricular failure causing functional mitral regurgitation: a single-centre experience. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 Dec;42(6):920-6. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezs294. Epub 2012 Sep 7. PMID: 22961958.

207: Grimaldi A, De Bonis M, Pappalardo F, Taramasso M, Verzini A, Calabrese MC, Maisano F, Alfieri O. Undersized annuloplasty for functional mitral regurgitation: is it responsible for clinically relevant mitral stenosis during exercise? J Heart Valve Dis. 2012 Jul;21(4):446-53. PMID: 22953670.

208: De Bonis M, Lapenna E, Lorusso R, Buzzatti N, Gelsomino S, Taramasso M, Vizzardi E, Alfieri O. Very long-term results (up to 17 years) with the doubleorifice mitral valve repair combined with ring annuloplasty for degenerative mitral regurgitation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Nov;144(5):1019-24. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.07.034. Epub 2012 Aug 25. Erratum in: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Feb;145(2):617. Buzzati, Nicola [corrected to Buzzatti, Nicola]. PMID: 22929220.

209: Taramasso M, Latib A, Cioni M, Denti P, Buzzatti N, Godino C, Chieffo A, Alfieri O, Colombo A, Maisano F. Quality of life improvement is maintained up to two years after transcatheter aortic valve implantation in high-risk surgical candidates. EuroIntervention. 2012 Aug;8(4):429-36. doi: 10.4244/EIJV8I4A68. 42 PMID: 22917725.

210: Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, Maisano F, Alfieri O. Post-traumatic symmetrical diastasis after sternal synthesis with nitinol clips. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 Dec;42(6):1050. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezs245. Epub 2012 Jul 4. PMID: 22764150.

211: Maisano F, La Canna G, Latib A, Godino C, Denti P, Buzzatti N, Taramasso M, Cioni M, Giacomini A, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Transseptal access for MitraClip® procedures using surgical diathermy under echocardiographic guidance. EuroIntervention. 2012 Jun 14:20120123-02. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 22695398.

212: Maisano F, Taramasso M, Guidotti A, Redaelli A, Fiore GB, Baroni G, Patete P, Alfieri O. Simulation of functional tricuspid regurgitation using an isolated porcine heart model. J Heart Valve Dis. 2011 Nov;20(6):657-63. PMID: 22655496.

213: Buzzatti N, Maisano F, Latib A, Cioni M, Taramasso M, Mussardo M, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Computed tomography-based evaluation of aortic annulus, prosthesis size and impact on early residual aortic regurgitation after transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 Jan;43(1):43-50; discussion 50-1. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezs155. Epub 2012 May 2. PMID: 22551969.

214: De Bonis M, Lapenna E, Taramasso M, Manca M, Calabrese MC, Buzzatti N, Rossodivita A, Pappalardo F, Dorigo E, Alfieri O. Mid-term results of tricuspid annuloplasty with a three-dimensional remodelling ring. J Card Surg. 2012 May;27(3):288-94. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8191.2012.01443.x. Epub 2012 Apr 15. PMID: 22500666.

215: Maisano F, Vanermen H, Seeburger J, Mack M, Falk V, Denti P, Taramasso M, Alfieri O. Direct access transcatheter mitral annuloplasty with a sutureless and adjustable device: preclinical experience. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 Sep;42(3):524-9. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezs069. Epub 2012 Apr 4. PMID: 22491659.

216: De Bonis M, Taramasso M, Verzini A, Ferrara D, Lapenna E, Calabrese MC, Grimaldi A, Alfieri O. Long-term results of mitral repair for functional mitral regurgitation in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 Oct;42(4):640-6. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezs078. Epub 2012 Mar 23. PMID: 43 22447810.

217: De Bonis M, Ferrara D, Taramasso M, Calabrese MC, Verzini A, Buzzatti N, Alfieri O. Mitral replacement or repair for functional mitral regurgitation in dilated and ischemic cardiomyopathy: is it really the same? Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Jul;94(1):44-51. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2012.01.047. Epub 2012 Mar 20. PMID: 22440363.

218: Cioni M, Taramasso M, Giacomini A, Montorfano M, Latib A, Colombo A, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Transaxillary approach: short- and mid-term results in a single-center experience. Innovations (Phila). 2011 Nov;6(6):361-5. doi: 10.1097/IMI.0b013e318248e9ed. PMID: 22436770.

219: Pozzoli A, Benussi S, Mazzone P, Taramasso M, Vergara P, Alfieri O, Della Bella P. Approcci integrati per il trattamento della tachicardia atriale focale [Current integrated approaches for the treatment of focal atrial tachycardia]. Recenti Prog Med. 2012 Mar;103(3):92-7. Italian. doi: 10.1701/1046.11398. PMID: 22430818.

220: Taramasso M, Vanermen H, Maisano F, Guidotti A, La Canna G, Alfieri O. The growing clinical importance of secondary tricuspid regurgitation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Feb 21;59(8):703-10. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2011.09.069. PMID: 22340261.

221: Maisano F, Taramasso M, Cioni M, Buzzatti N, Denti P, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Review of the MitraClip clinical evidence. Minerva Cardioangiol. 2012 Feb;60(1):85-93. PMID: 22322576.

222: Pozzoli A, Benussi S, Anzil F, Taramasso M, Privitera YA, Cianflone D, Della Bella P, Alfieri O. Electrophysiological efficacy of Epicor high-intensity focused ultrasound. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2012 Jul;42(1):129-34; discussion 134. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezr270. Epub 2012 Jan 16. PMID: 22253374.

223: Taramasso M, La Canna G, Alfieri O. Three-dimensional echocardiographic imaging of double-orifice mitral valve determining severe mitral stenosis: diagnosis and intraoperative aspect of a very rare clinical entity. Eur Heart J. 44 2012 Aug;33(16):1988. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehr442. Epub 2011 Nov 29. PMID: 22127419.

224: Grimaldi A, Fumero A, Taramasso M, Pappalardo F, Sanvito F, Ammirati E, Capritti E, Castiglioni A, Collu E, Pala MG, Zangrillo A, Alfieri O. Polypoid atrial myxoma. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2012 Aug;13(8):529-30. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0b013e32834ae647. PMID: 22037712.

225: Fumero A, Lapenna E, Taramasso M, Alfieri O. La stimolazione spinale nell'angina pectoris cronica refrattaria: 100 soggetti trattati in 12 anni di esperienza [Spinal cord stimulation for refractory chronic angina pectoris: 100 patients treated in our 12-year experience]. G Ital Cardiol (Rome). 2011 Sep;12(9):599-605. Italian. doi: 10.1714/926.10174. PMID: 21892221.

226: Grimaldi A, Ho SY, Pozzoli A, Sora N, Taramasso M, Benussi S, La Canna G, Alfieri O. Pseudoaneurysm of mitral-aortic intervalvular fibrosa. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2011 Aug;13(2):142-7. doi: 10.1510/icvts.2011.269258. Epub 2011 May 31. PMID: 21628322.

227: Vismara R, Pavesi A, Votta E, Taramasso M, Maisano F, Fiore GB. A pulsatile simulator for the in vitro analysis of the mitral valve with tri-axial papillary muscle displacement. Int J Artif Organs. 2011 Apr;34(4):383-91. doi: 10.5301/IJAO.2011.7729. PMID: 21534249.

228: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Cioni M, Denti P, Godino C, Montorfano M, Colombo A, Alfieri O. Trans-apical and trans-axillary percutaneous aortic valve implantation as alternatives to the femoral route: short- and middle-term results. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Jul;40(1):49-55. doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2010.11.039. Epub 2011 Jan 12. PMID: 21232969.

229: De Bonis M, Taramasso M, Grimaldi A, Maisano F, Calabrese MC, Verzini A, Ferrara D, Alfieri O. The GeoForm annuloplasty ring for the surgical treatment of functional mitral regurgitation in advanced dilated cardiomyopathy. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2011 Aug;40(2):488-95. doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2010.11.048. Epub 2011 Jan 12. PMID: 21232967.

230: Godino C, Maisano F, Montorfano M, Latib A, Chieffo A, Michev I, Al-Lamee R, Bande M, Mussardo M, Arioli F, Ielasi A, Cioni M, Taramasso M, Arendar I, Grimaldi A, Spagnolo P, Zangrillo A, La Canna G, Alfieri O, Colombo A. Outcomes after transcatheter aortic valve implantation with both Edwards-SAPIEN and CoreValve devices in a single center: the Milan experience. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Nov;3(11):1110-21. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2010.09.012. PMID: 21087745.

231: Taramasso M, Cioni M, Giacomini A, Michev I, Godino C, Montorfano M, Colombo A, Alfieri O, Maisano F. Emerging approaches of transcatheter valve repair/insertion. Cardiol Res Pract. 2010 Jul 25;2010:540749. doi: 10.4061/2010/540749. PMID: 20811476; PMCID: PMC2926577.

232: Taramasso M, Giacomini A, Maisano F. Transcatheter aortic valve implantation through the left subclavian artery with a patent LIMA graft. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Jul 1;76(1):153-5. doi: 10.1002/ccd.22423. PMID: 20578101.

233: Viganò G, Guidotti A, Taramasso M, Giacomini A, Alfieri O. Clinical midterm results after tricuspid valve replacement. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2010 May;10(5):709-13. doi: 10.1510/icvts.2009.224212. Epub 2010 Feb 10. PMID: 20147324.

234: Lapenna E, De Bonis M, Verzini A, La Canna G, Ferrara D, Calabrese MC, Taramasso M, Alfieri O. The clover technique for the treatment of complex tricuspid valve insufficiency: midterm clinical and echocardiographic results in 66 patients. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2010 Jun;37(6):1297-303. doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.12.020. Epub 2010 Feb 1. PMID: 20117940.

235: Sharp AS, Michev I, Maisano F, Taramasso M, Godino C, Latib A, Denti P, Dorigo E, Giacomini A, Iaci G, Manca M, Ielasi A, Montorfano M, Alfieri O, Colombo A. A new technique for vascular access management in transcatheter aortic valve implantation. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Apr 1;75(5):784-93. doi: 10.1002/ccd.22238. PMID: 20049970.

236: Benussi S, Taramasso M, Pozzoli A, Privitera YA, Cioni M, Giacomini A, Alfieri O. Complete biatrial ablation of atrial fibrillation with bipolar 46 radiofrequency. Multimed Man Cardiothorac Surg. 2010 Jan 1;2010(729):mmcts.2009.004390. doi: 10.1510/mmcts.2009.004390. PMID: 24413627.

237: Grimaldi A, Taramasso M, Maisano F, La Canna G, Pala MG, Benussi S, Viganò G, Alfieri O. "Grey zone" patterns of unexplained endocarditis: still a challenge for clinical decision making. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2010 Feb;23(2):221.e1-4. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2009.08.010. Epub 2009 Oct 7. PMID: 19815381.

238: Taramasso M, Sharp AS, Maisano F. First-in-man case report of the use of an Edwards-Sapien valve to treat a regurgitant CoreValve aortic valve prosthesis. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Jan 1;75(1):51-5. doi: 10.1002/ccd.22199. PMID: 19642192.

239: Taramasso M, Maisano F, Michev I, Dorigo E, Denti P, Covello RD, Zangrillo A, Alfieri O, Colombo A. Emergency transfemoral aortic valve-in-valve implantation with the balloon-expandable Edwards-Sapien valve. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2009 Dec;10(12):936-9. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0b013e32832fd3ea. PMID: 19606056.

240: Maisano F, Viganò G, Calabrese C, Taramasso M, Denti P, Blasio A, Guidotti A, Alfieri O. Quality of life of elderly patients following valve surgery for chronic organic mitral regurgitation. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2009 Aug;36(2):261-6; discussion 266. doi: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.02.055. Epub 2009 Apr 15. PMID: 19372045.

241: Taramasso M, De Bonis M, Lapenna E, Verzini A, La Canna G, Grimaldi A, Alfieri O. Reverse remodeling effect of the CorCap despite the presence of severe mitral regurgitation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009 Mar;87(3):e23-4. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.11.023. PMID: 19231368.