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 Michele D'Alto
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Michele D'Alto
Michele D'Alto Michele D'Alto

AORN Ospedali dei Colli - Monaldi Hospital, Naples (Italy)

Specialities : Pulmonary Circulation-Pulmonary Embolism-Right Heart Failure , Congenital Heart Disease and Pediatric Cardiology

Doctor Michele D’Alto was born in Italy the 24th Jan 1965. He graduated in the 1990 as MD at University Federico II, Naples, Italy (with honor’s degree); in the 1994 as Cardiology Specialist at University Federico II, Naples, Italy (with honor’s degree); in the 2003 as PhD in Cardio-respiratory Science, at Second University of Naples, Italy. From 2008 to the present is Professor of School of Cardiology at “L. Vanvitelli” University of Naples, Italy. He is the Head of Pulmonary Hypertension Unit at Monaldi Hospital, Naples, Italy. He published about 130 peer reviewed papers (more than half in the last 5 years; main fields: pulmonary hypertension and congenital heart disease), co-authored 8 books of Cardiology and participated as principal investigator in 18 international multicenter studies in the last 10 years. Dr D’Alto is Editorial board member of the "International Journal of Cardiology". He is a trained invasive cardiologist, electrophysiologist, and expert in echocardiography.

22 presentations from this speaker

Response to fluid challenge in patients with atrial septal defect

Event : ESC Congress 2020

  • Session : Congenital Heart Disease and Pediatric Cardiology ePosters
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Safety and efficacy of triple combination therapy with parenteral prostanoids in patients with Eisenmenger physiology

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Hot topics in treatment of congenital heart disease
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Fluid challenge unmasks left ventricular diastolic dysfunction and reduced pre-load reserve in patients with systemic sclerosis

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Chronic heart failure – pathophysiology and mechanisms
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Initial combination therapy: Insights from clinical practice.

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Initial combination therapy in pulmonary arterial hypertension: a new standard of care?
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)
  • Sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline

Acute fluid loading and left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in patients with systemic sclerosis.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Chronic heart failure (CHF)
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Acute fluid loading and prognosis in pulmonary arterial hypertension.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Pulmonary hypertension: pathophysiology
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Pulmonary hypertension after shunt repair

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Pulmonary hypertension in congenital heart disease
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Right atrial function and prognosis in pulmonary arterial hypertension

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : CTEPH: Catheter-directed and surgical therapy
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

A simplified echo-score for the diagnosis of pulmonary vascular disease

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Pulmonary circulation imaging
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Can imaging differentiate pre and post capillary pulmonary hypertension?

Event : EuroEcho 2016

  • Session : Challenges in pulmonary hypertension
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)
  • This session is supported in a form of an unrestricted educational grant from United Therapeutics.

2D speckle tracking analysis of right atrium in patients with pulmonary hypertension.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Pulmonary circulation, imaging, other II
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Echocardiography of right ventricular reserve in healthy subjects

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Chronic pulmonary hypertension
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Predicting deterioration and need for escalation of treatment.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Advanced management of pulmonary hypertension in congenital heart disease
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

Echocardiographic prediction of pre- versus post-capillary pulmonary hypertension

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Acute pulmonary embolism and basic science in pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • Speaker : M D'Alto (Naples,IT)

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