Corrado Tamburino

Corrado Tamburino

Interventional cardiologist / Cardiologist
University of Catania - Catania, Italy

EDUCATION RESPONSIBILITIES AND MEETING ORGANISATION

- Prof. Corrado Tamburino graduated from University of Catania in 1982 and finished his postgraduate training in Cardiology and interventional Cardiology at the University of Catania in 1991.

- Since 1st November 2001, he is full Professor of Cardiology at the Cardiology Institute and Cardiovascular Department of the University of Catania.

- Since August 2005, he is Director of Cardio – Thorax and Vascular Department – Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele - University Hospital. He is member of the PCR London Valve Board and was a member of 2013-2014 TCT Board of Directors.

- His interest spans complex coronary interventions, structural heart disease interventions (TAVI – Mitraclip – Parachute – Cardioband) and device innovations.
  
ACTIVE AREAS OF RESEARCH

- His interest spans complex coronary interventions, structural heart disease interventions (TAVI – Mitraclip – Parachute – Cardioband) and device innovations.

- Prof. Corrado Tamburino has a very high interest in clinical research and has actively participated in the development of the Bioresorbable scaffolds course on PCR edu online.

Latest contributions

RAPID FIRE: innovations in percutaneous tricuspid intervention

Consult this session to fully understand the anatomical and technical challenges associated with percutaneous tricuspid intervention, get an update on cutting-edge technologies with first-in-man experience, and then, identify the limitations of devices.

My worst moment during a transcatheter valve intervention

26 Sep 2017 – From PCR London Valves 2017

Consult this session on complication management. The experts will focus on 4 clinical cases namely:

Case 1: Rescue PCI for coronary ostial obstruction following self-expanding valve deploymentCase 2: One patient, three valves, three major complicationsCase 3: Don't pull the wire outCase 4: CoreValve implantation to resolve left ventricular outflow tract obstruction after valve-in-ring implantation

A transfemoral TAVI with Evolut Pro valve

26 Sep 2017 – From PCR London Valves 2017

Consult this session on a transfemoral TAVI with Evolut Pro valve, which includes a LIVE demonstration from Universitäres Herzzentrum - Rostock, Germany.

Going beyond boundaries in structural heart interventions?

25 Sep 2017 – From PCR London Valves 2017

Keynote lecture - Multiple valve disease: challenges in diagnosis, assessment and treatment

25 Sep 2017 – From PCR London Valves 2017

Consult the Keynote lecture from PCR London Valves 2017 on multiple valve disease: challenges in diagnosis, assessment and treatment. J. Bax, J. Fajadet and A. Vahanian shares their expertise on the subject.

Transcatheter mitral valve replacement - Part II

25 Sep 2017 – From PCR London Valves 2017

PCR London Valves 2017 Opening Ceremony - Welcome address

25 Sep 2017 – From PCR London Valves 2017

Valvular interventions LIVE demonstration: TAVI

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

2017 EAPCI Awards

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Planned and ongoing clinical trials on valvular intervention

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

The case for cerebral protection during structural heart interventions

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Glad I had a self-apposing stent on the shelf - How self-apposing stents can simplify stent selection in complex cases with varying vessel diameters

18 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Transcatheter mitral valve replacement and repair: what's the future?

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

SYMETIS ACURATE neo™ TF TAVI system: demonstrating the unique self-expandable valve technology

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Bioresorbable valve therapy: tomorrow's world

17 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Optimal DAPT choices for high-bleeding risk patients

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Long LAD PCI

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Consult this session on long coronary lesion that includes a LIVE demonstration from Chest Diseases Hospital - Kuwait Heart Centre, 63-year old male patient.

Clinical case

A 64-year-old male with residual angina after thrombolysed MI:
- Multivessel disease
- BRS implantation
- OCT assessment

Statement from PCR: status of BRS technology and clinical use

16 May 2017 – From EuroPCR 2017

Structural heart disease

20 Jan 2017 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2017

Corrado Tamburino

Chairperson

Corrado Tamburino

Chairperson

Alan Ching Yuen Yeung

LIVE demonstration from Queen Elizabeth Hospital - Hong Kong: TAVI

20 Jan 2017 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2017

Mao Chen

Chairperson

Mao Chen
Corrado Tamburino

Chairperson

Corrado Tamburino

Coronary stents and scaffolds

19 Jan 2017 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2017

Chairperson

Houng-Bang Liew
Corrado Tamburino

Chairperson

Corrado Tamburino

A mid LAD PCI with BRS

19 Jan 2017

Consult this session on a mid LAD PCI with BRS, that includes a LIVE demonstration from the National Heart Insititute - Kuala Lumpur.

Clinical Case

A 49-year-old with an atypical chest pain:
•    Single vessel disease
•    Overlapped BRS
•    OCT assessment

Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet

LIVE demonstration: Combined TAVI and LAA closure using a step-by-step approach

20 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

Consult this lecture on combined TAVI and LAA closure using a step-by-step approach.

Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet
Michael Haude

Chairperson

Michael Haude

Practical considerations and procedural efficiency in intermediate-risk patients

19 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

This video is offered by Medtronic

Chairperson

Stephen Brecker
Corrado Tamburino

Chairperson

Corrado Tamburino

Spotlight session: bioprosthetic valve durability

19 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

Consult the session video, which sheds the spotlight on bioprosthetic valve durability.

Dr Bernard Prendergast

Chairperson

Bernard Prendergast
Prof. Stefan Windecker

Chairperson

Stephan Windecker

Welcome

19 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

Consult the session on the welcome ceremony of PCR London Valves 2016, presented by B. Prendergast and W. Wijns.

Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet
Prof. Stefan Windecker

Chairperson

Stephan Windecker

Highlights of the Course

20 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

Consult this video which outlines the Course Highlights of PCR London Valves 2016, presented by B. Prendergast. See you in London for the PCR London Valves 2017 Couse edition, 18-20 September 2017.

Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet
Michael Haude

Chairperson

Michael Haude
Dr Bernard Prendergast

Chairperson

Bernard Prendergast

Complications of percutaneous valve intervention – nightmare scenarios and heroic escapes

20 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

Consult this session video on nightmare scenarios and heroic escapes if you want to learn more about prevention and management of complications as well as practical tips and trick during percutaneous valve interventions.

Dr. Jean Fajadet

Chairperson

Jean Fajadet
Michael Haude

Chairperson

Michael Haude

Percutaneous mitral therapies

20 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

Keynote lecture from PCR London Valves 2016

19 Sep 2016 – From PCR London Valves 2016

Consult this Keynote lecture video on the tricuspid valve and early percutaneous interventions for valvular disease from PCR London Valves 2016.

Prof. Stefan Windecker

Chairperson

Stephan Windecker