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Doctor Alberto Somaschini

San Paolo Hospital, Savona (Italy)

Dr. Somaschini was trained in Cardiology at University of Pavia (Italy) and currently works as a Clinical Fellow at Royal Brompton Hospital (London). His research interests are in the field of acute cardiovascular care and echocardiography.

IABP use in patients with STEMI complicated by cardiogenic shock: time for rehabilitation?

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Shock

Session: Mechanical circulatory support in acute coronary syndromes : are we turning in circles ?


A challenging case of ECMO in a patient with cardiogenic shock due to left circumflex artery vasospasm-induced dissection and thrombosis on a background of a previously unknown dilated cardiomyopathy

Event: Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019

Topic: Cardiogenic Shock

Session: Acute Cardiac Care – Clinical Cases


The obesity paradox in STEMI patients treated with primary PCI: is it a matter of sex?

Event: ESC Congress 2018

Topic: Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome

Session: Coronary artery disease miscellaneous


Identification of clinical and laboratory predictors of incomplete ST segment resolution in patients undergoing primary percutaneous intervention for ST elevation myocardial infarction

Event: ESC Congress 2018

Topic: ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI)

Session: Acute coronary syndrome miscellaneous


Higher baseline haemoglobin may explain the smoker's paradox in STEMI patients

Event: Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018

Topic: Acute Coronary Syndromes – Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome

Session: Biomarkers


Inflammation and microvascular dysfunction in elderly patients with ST elevation acute myocardial infarction treated with primary PCI

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2017

Topic: Elderly and cardiovascular diseases

Session: Age, elderly and cardiovascular disease


The prognostic impact of bleeding in STEMI patients treated by primary PCI depends on Killip class at presentation

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2017

Topic: PCI: procedural complications

Session: Complications after cardiac interventions


Bleeding after primary percutaneous coronary interventions in ST elevation myocardial infarction is an independent predictor of 1-year mortality and not simply a marker of patients frailty

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2016

Topic: PCI: long-term outcome

Session: Strategies to modify bleeding risk during percutaneous coronary intervention


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