Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2012 Coronary artery fistula after cardiac transplantationCirculation.  126:2144-2145. 2012
2012 The perioperative management of patients with coronary artery stents: Surveying the clinical stakeholders and arriving at a consensus regarding optimal care 2012
2011 Oral antiplatelet therapy in diabetes mellitus and the role of prasugrel: An overviewVascular Health and Risk Management.  7:445-459. 2011
2009 Pretreatment with nitroprusside for microcirculatory protection in saphenous vein graft interventionsJournal of Invasive Cardiology.  21:34-39. 2009
1991 Long-term effect of thrombolytic therapy on left ventricular ejection fraction after acute myocardial infarctionAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  67:1354-1359. 1991
1990 Acute congestive heart failure in a 55-year-old manArchives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.  114:526-527. 1990
1990 Coronary angioplasty in acute MI. Part 1.Alabama medicine : journal of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.  59:32-34. 1990
1990 Coronary angioplasty in acute MI. Part 2.Alabama medicine : journal of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.  59. 1990
1989 Variables predictive of good functional outcome following thrombolytic therapy in the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction phase II (TIMI II) pilot studyAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  63:503-512. 1989
1987 The use of positive inotropic agents in chronic left ventricular failure: time for reflection.Alabama medicine : journal of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.  57:29-32. 1987
1987 New developments in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (III).Alabama medicine : journal of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.  56:20-23. 1987
1987 New developments in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (II).Alabama medicine : journal of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.  56:16-18. 1987
1987 A reappraisal of surgical intervention for acute myocardial infarctionJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  93:405-414. 1987
1987 Intramyocardial coronary arteritis and restrictive cardiomyopathyAmerican Heart Journal.  114:175-178. 1987
1987 New developments in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (1).Alabama medicine : journal of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama.  56:18-20. 1987
1985 Percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty after intracoronary streptokinase in evolving acute myocardial infarctionAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  55:48-53. 1985
1982 Advantages of the caudocranial left anterior oblique left ventriculogram in adult heart diseaseAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  49:369-380. 1982
1982 Beta adrenergic stimulation of ischemic myocardium in patients with coronary artery diseaseClinical research.  30. 1982
1982 Effects of isoproterenol administration in patients with coronary artery diseaseClinical research.  30. 1982
1982 Enhancement of left ventricular function by glucose-insulin-potassium infusion in acute myocardial infarctionAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  49:811-820. 1982
1982 Glucose-insulin-potassium administration in acute myocardial infarction.Annual Review of Medicine.  33:375-383. 1982
1982 The importance of angled right anterior oblique views in improving visualization of the coronary arteries. Part I: Caudocranial viewRadiology.  142:631-636. 1982
1982 The importance of angled right anterior oblique views in improving visualization of the coronary arteries. Part II: Craniocaudal viewRadiology.  142:637-641. 1982
1982 Unstable angina pectoris: Is it time to change our approach?American Heart Journal.  103:154-156. 1982
1981 New approaches to the diagnosis and management of acute cardiac failure.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  18:268-273. 1981
1981 Prehospital and initial hospital management of acute myocardial infarction.The Alabama journal of medical sciences.  18:255-258. 1981
1981 Right ventricular infarction (author's transl)Revista M├ędica de Chile.  109:641-650. 1981
1981 Advantage of the cranial-right anterior oblique view in diagnosing mid left anterior descending and distal right coronary artery diseaseAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  48:754-764. 1981
1981 Cineangiography in the diagnosis of aortic dissectionAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  47:890-894. 1981
1981 Clinical effects of glucose-insulin-potassium on left ventricular function in acute myocardial infarction: Results from a randomized clinical trialAmerican Heart Journal.  102:313-324. 1981
1981 Clinical experience with glucose-insulin-potassium therapy in acute myocardial infarctionAmerican Heart Journal.  102:1029-1037. 1981
1981 Glucose-insulin-potassium induced alterations in individual plasma free fatty acids in patients with acute myocardial infarctionAmerican Heart Journal.  102:10-15. 1981
1981 Limited exercise testing soon after myocardial infarction. Correlation with early coronary and left ventricular angiographyAnnals of Internal Medicine.  94:727-734. 1981
1981 Method for quantitative analysis of regional left ventricular function with first pass and gated blood pool scintigraphyAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  47:618-625. 1981
1981 Modern approach to myocardial infarction: Determination of prognosis and therapyAmerican Heart Journal.  101:75-85. 1981
1981 Right ventricular infarction and functionAmerican Heart Journal.  101:215-218. 1981
1980 Transient electrocardiographic changes in patients with unstable angina: Relation to coronary arterial anatomyAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  46:28-33. 1980
1979 Nonobstructive coarctationCardioVascular and Interventional Radiology.  2:231-237. 1979
1979 Impaired maximal rate of left ventricular relaxation in patients with coronary artery disease and left ventricular dysfunctionCirculation.  59:984-991. 1979
1978 OPTIMAL METHOD FOR ANGIOGRAPHIC DEFINITION AND QUANTIFICATION OF REGIONAL LEFT VENTRICULAR CONTRACTION.Computers in Cardiology.  293-296. 1978

Education And Training

  • University of Massachusetts/Memorial Health Care, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • University of Oklahoma Medical Center, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, 1972
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Biology, 1964
  • Full Name

  • Silvio Papapietro