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

Experience Evolut PRO and Evolut R in complex cases

24 May 2018 – From EuroPCR 2018

Valvular interventions LIVE demonstration: TAVI from Frankfurt, Germany

23 May 2018 – From EuroPCR 2018

TAVI: an intermediate risk patient with severe aortic stenosis

24 May 2018 – From EuroPCR 2018

Consult this session on TAVI presented by M. Haude, about an intermediate risk patient with severe aortic stenosis that includes a LIVE demonstration from the Clinique Pasteur, Toulouse -  France.

Hotline TAVI 2

23 May 2018 – From EuroPCR 2018

Novel DES as good as standard therapy

25 May 2018

Novel technologies in drug-eluting stents (DES) have similar efficacy and safety profiles to conventional DES, results from a series of late breaking trials released at EuroPCR yesterday have demonstrated, adding to the existing evidence base for their role in daily practice.

2018 EAPCI Awards

24 May 2018 – From EuroPCR 2018

Coronary interventions: a patient with a calcified distal left main bifurcation disease

23 May 2018 – From EuroPCR 2018

Consult this session on a patient with a calcified distal left main bifurcation disease, which includes a LIVE demonstration from Clinique Pasteur, Toulouse - France.

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

A TF TAVI in bicuspid valve

20 Jan 2017 – From AsiaPCR/SingLIVE 2017

Consult this session on a TF TAVI in bicuspid valve with LIVE demonstration from Queen Elizabeth Hospital - Hong Kong: an 82-year-old female with an bicuspid aortic valve stenosis.

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