Corrado Tamburino

Professor and Chief of Cardiothoracic, Transplantation and Vascular Surgery Department


Ferrarotto Hospital, Policlinico Hospital and University of Catania, Catania, IT

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Prof Corrado Tamburino is full professor of Cardiology at the University of Catania, IT.  Director of the Cardiology Specialisation School and Head of Cardio-Thoraco-Vascular Department and Organ Transplant, Azienda Policlinico-Vittorio Emanuele, University of Catania.

He has published over 460 articles in journals and reported or moderated in over 460 national and international conferences. He has been attending the main international conferences of interventional cardiology as speaker and operator of live cases for years.

Operator of over 20,000 diagnostic and interventional procedures in hemodynamics with particular application in coronary angioplasty and stenting and in the treatment of heart valves diseases.

Prof Tamburino is an editorial board member of Interventional Cardiology: Reviews, Research, Resources (ICR3).

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.



Articles by Corrado Tamburino, Professor and Chief of Cardiothoracic, Transplantation and Vascular Surgery Department

Long-term Transcatheter Aortic Valve Durability

Giuliano Costa, Enrico Criscione, Denise Todaro, et al


Citation: Interventional Cardiology Review 2019;14(2):62–9.

Assessing Patients for Left Main Percutaneous Coronary Intervention - Considerations and Practicalities of Risk Scores

Anna Caggegi, Davide Capodanno, Claudia Tamburino, et al

Citation: Interventional Cardiology 2012;7(1):24–7

Percutaneous Heart Valve Therapy - Options, Risks and Benefits

Gian Paolo Ussia, Marco Barbanti, Valeria Cammalleri, et al

Citation: European Cardiology 2010;6(1):65–74

The Sicilian Drug-eluting Stent Registry - Risk-Benefit and Cost-effectiveness Analyses of Drug-eluting Stents versus Bare-metal Stents

Corrado Tamburino, Davide Capodanno,

Citation: Interventional Cardiology 2008;3(1):59-61