Scicchitano Pietro

Scicchitano Pietro
Department of Cardiology, Hospital "F. Perinei" Altamura (BA) - ASL BA, Italy


Degree in Medicine and Surgery in 22/10/2008 with maximum votes, discussing a thesis entitled. ?Evaluation of cardiovascular risk in patients suffering from Polycystic Ovary Syndrome?. Degree of Instructor in Basic Life Support and Defibrillation obtained in 26/05/2007. From 01/2013, member of the directive nucleo of Hypertension, Prevention and Rehabilitation Group of Italian Society of Cardiology. From 12/2012, member of the Membership Working Group on Peripheral Circulation - European Society of Cardiology and of member of the Working Group on Atherosclerosis and Vascular Biology - European Society of Cardiology From 02/2012, member of the Working Group on Acute Cardiac Care - European Society of Cardiology. From 01/11/2011 to 31/12/2011 Internship in the rehabilitation cardiovascular center ?Istituto Codivilla-Putti? ? Cortina D?Ampezzo, Italy From 03/01/2011 to 28/02/2011 Internship in Universitares Herzzentrum Hamburg ? Klinik und Poliklinik fur Allgemeine und Interventionelle Kardiologie, Cardiovascular Ultrasound Imaging and Echocardiography Laboratory. PEER-REVIEWER for international journals: American Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research; American Journal of Medical Case Reports; Anatomy & Physiology: Current Research; Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: targets and therapy; Drug design, development and therapy; Family Medicine & Medical Science Research; Integrated blood pressure control; International Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism; Journal of Cytology & Histology; Journal of Medical Research and Development; Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare; International Journal of General Medicine; Medical Devices: Evidence and Research; Research reports in clinical cardiology; Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management; Vascular health and risk management; WebMED Central; WebMedCentral Plus Cardiology. Editorial board member of the following journals: European Journal of Preventive Medicine ? Science Publishing Group; Journal of Cardiology and Therapeutics - Synergy Publishers; Journal of Cardiology and Therapy - Science Publishing Group; Journal of Sleep Medicine And Disorders; Pharmacologia; WebMED Central; WebMedCentral Plus Cardiology. Author of: 82 full article in International Scientific Journals; 110 abstracts published in International Journals; 3 chapters of scientific book.

Research Interest

cardiovascular diseases, preventive cardiology, non invasive assessment, echocardiography, endothelial function, anticoagulants, respiratory diseases.