- Surgical treatment of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms: application and prospective evaluation of the short, medium and long-term results of thoracoabdominal aneurysms surgery after the introduction of organ protection techniques particularly aimed at renal protection and the study of pathophysiology and anatomy of the medullary vasculature.
- Participation in the European SAFROS (Patient Safety in Robotic Surgery) and I-SUR (Intelligent Surgical Robotics) projects for the application of robotic intelligence to surgery for the de nition of safety features for the patient undergoing vascular surgery.
- Endovascular treatment of aortic arch aneurysms: development, application and retrospective analysis of the results of the endovascular approach of the aortic arch.
- Acute and chronic aortic dissections: evaluation of urgent and elective treatment with a surgical or endovascular approach and participation in major clinical trials for evaluation of speci c devices in the treatment of aortic dissections (Zenith Dissection System).
- Endovascular treatment of thoracoabdominal aneurysms: retrospective evaluation of the applicability and of the clinical and surgical results of endovascular treatment of thoracic-abdominal aneurysms.
- Endovascular treatment of thoracic aneurysms: international non-randomized multicenter study on the use of low-pro le ZENITH Cook TX endoprosthesis and retrospective analysis of the results with the main commercial endoprosthesis and active collaboration with companies for the design of new devices.
- Endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms: participation in major clinical trials of pre- commercialization of new aortic endoprosthesis and multicenter randomized post-marketing trials.
Kahlberg A, Grandi A, Loschi D, Vermassen F, Moreels N, Chakfé N, Melissano G, Chiesa R. A systematic review of infected descending thoracic aortic grafts and endografts. J Vasc Surg. 2019 Jan 1. pii: S0741-5214(18)32573-4.
Bertoglio L, Mascia D, Cambiaghi T, Kahlberg A, Tshomba Y, Gomez JC, Melissano G, Chiesa R. Management of visceral aortic patch aneurysms after thoracoabdominal repair with open, hybrid, or endovascular approach. J Vasc Surg. 2018 May;67(5):1360-1371.
Melissano G, Bertoglio L, Rinaldi E, Mascia D, Kahlberg A, Loschi D, De Luca M, Monaco F, Chiesa R. Satisfactory short-term outcomes of the STABILISE technique for type B aortic dissection. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Oct;68(4):966-975.
Bertoglio L, Mascia D, Cambiaghi T, Kahlberg A, Melissano G, Chiesa R. Percutaneous axillary artery access for fenestrated and branched thoracoabdominal endovascular repair. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Jul;68(1):12-23.
Bertoglio L, Cambiaghi T, Grandi A, Kahlberg A, Melissano G, Chiesa R. Reentry Devices for Lamella Neofenestration During Endovascular Aortic Repair of Chronic Type B Aortic Dissection. J Endovasc Ther. 2018 Apr;25(2):242-246.
Bertoglio L, Loschi D, Cambiaghi T, Mascia D, Kahlberg A, Melissano G, Chiesa R. Preliminary Outcomes of the LifeStream Balloon-Expandable Covered Stent in Fenestrated and Branched Thoracoabdominal Endovascular Repairs. J Endovasc Ther. 2018 Apr;25(2):230-236.
Bertoglio L, Mascia D, Cambiaghi T, Kahlberg A, Melissano G, Chiesa R. Fenestrated and Branched Endovascular Treatment of Recurrent Visceral Aortic Patch Aneurysm after Open Thoracoabdominal Repair. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2018 Jan;29(1):72-77.e2.
Kahlberg A, Melissano G, Mascia D, Loschi D, Grandi A, Chiesa R. How to best treat infectious complications of open and endovascular thoracic aortic repairs. Semin Vasc Surg. 2017 Jun - Sep;30(2-3):95-102.
Bertoglio L, Castiglioni A, Grandi A, Cambiaghi T, Verzini A, Chiesa R. Custom-Made E-Vita Graft for Frozen Elephant Trunk With Arch-First Technique. Ann Thorac Surg. 2017 Dec;104(6):e467-e469.
Bertoglio L, Cambiaghi T, Ferrer C, Baccellieri D, Verzini F, Melissano G, Chiesa R, Tshomba Y. Comparison of sacrificed healthy aorta during thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair using off-the- shelf endovascular branched devices and open surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Mar;67(3):695-702.
Kahlberg A, Ferrante AMR, Miloro R, Mascia D, Bertoglio L, Baccellieri D, Melissano G, Chiesa R. Late patency of reconstructed visceral arteries after open repair of thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm. J Vasc Surg. 2018 Apr;67(4):1017-1024.
Mascia D, Gabriel SA, Kahlberg A, Bertoglio L, Melissano G, Chiesa R. Single center experience with extracranial carotid aneurysm open repair. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2016 Jun 10.
Tshomba Y, Leopardi M, Mascia D, Kahlberg A, Carozzo A, Magrin S, Melissano G, Chiesa R. Automated pressure-controlled cerebrospinal fluid drainage during open thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm repair. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Jul;66(1):37-44.
Bertoglio L, Rinaldi E, Melissano G, Chiesa R. The Petticoat concept for endovascular treatment of Type B aortic dissection. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2017 Feb 9
Melissano G, Mascia D, Atique SG, Bertoglio L, Chiesa R. Treatment of acute thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino). 2017 Apr;58(2):228-237.