Igino Contrafatto, MD

Igino Contrafatto, MD

Cardiology Philadelphia, PA

Adjunct Professor


Office Address

  • 1900 N. 12th St
    431
    Philadelphia, PA 19122
    Phone: (215) 204-9521

Igino Contrafatto, MD

Cardiology Philadelphia, PA

Adjunct Professor

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Cardiology: General Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Clinical Interests: Cardiac Electrophysiology; Catheter Ablation; Defibrillators; Heart Failure

Education & Training

  • Duke University HospitalDuke University Hospital
  • University of Bologna
  • University of BolognaUniversity of Bologna

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License2002 - 2016

      Publications & Presentations

      PubMed

      Journal Articles

      • Congenital complete A-V block in children and young adults. Prognostic features.  Contrafatto, I, Cardiologia
      • Hemodynamic response to isometric and isotonic exercise in patients with asymptomatic aortic insufficiency: a radioisotopic evaluation.  Contrafatto, I, Giornale Italiano di Emodinamica
      • Effects of coronary artery revascularization and perioperative myocardial infarction on left ventricular wall motion.  Contrafatto, I, International Journal of Cardiology

      Books/Book Chapters

      • Clinical Medicine. Chapter: Pulmonary Stenosis Page 689 - 694
        Igino Contrafatto
        Editors: Braunwald, E. Dalla Volta, S..McGraw-Hill, New York
        Edition 1999,
      • Clinical Medicine. Chapter: Aortic Stenosis Page 695 - 700
        Igino Contrafatto
        Editors: Braunwald, E. Dalla Volta, S..McGraw-Hill, New York
        Edition 1999,
      • Clinical Medicine. Chapter: Coarctation and Interrupted Aortic Arch Page 707 - 712
        Igino Contrafatto
        Editors: Braunwald, E. Dalla Volta, S..McGraw-Hill, New York
        Edition 1999,

      Abstracts/Posters

      • Reentrant atrial tachycardia from coronary sinus os simulating counterclockwise atrial flutter. Igino Contrafatto, Heart Rhythm Journal, Heart Rhythm, Volume 3, issue 5 – (May, 2006), p. S255
      • MRI Identifies Significant Variability in the Anatomic Relationship between the Esophagus and Left Atrium in Patients Undergoing Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillat... Igino Contrafatto, AHA Scientific Sessions, New Orleans, LA
      • RVOT vs. RVA Pacing Randomized Studies: Reasons for non-significance Igino Contrafatto, XII World Congress on Cardiac Pacing & Electrophysiology, Hong Kong

      Lectures

      • Left ventricular lead position and heart failure improvement in patients with cardiac resynchronization therapy. Heart Failure Congress, Nice
      • Event Recorder & Long-Range Telemetry. Arrhythmias in the Third Millennium. Levico Terme
      • Clinical correlations of the MB isoenzymes of CPK release during aorto-coronary by-pass operation. Congress Soc. Ital. Cardiol

      Professional Memberships

      • Heart Rythm SocietyMember
      • European Cardiac Arrhythmia SocietyMember

      Hospital Affiliations

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