Professor of Pathology, Department Of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences
University of Padua, Italy
Gaetano Thiene M.D. is Professor of Pathology and Consultant of Cardiovascular Pathology, Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences at the University of Padua Medical School, Padua, Italy. He is Deputy Counsellor for the International Imaging and Historical Tradition of the University of Padua, Italy. His research interests have been across the broad fields of Cardiovascular Medicine and Pathology, particularly directed to clinicopathologic studies and clinical translation of basic research. He has published 981 reports of original investigations and reviews in Index leading journals of pathology and cardiovascular medicine, and additionally is co-author and/or co-editor of 20 monographs. His papers collected an overall Impact Factor of 3860,789; Times cited: 26523; Hirch index 68 (Scopus since 1995).
Arrhythmias and conduction system disease Cardiac tumors Clinicopathologic correlations in heart valve disease and in the pathology of tissue valve substitutes Congenital heart disease Coronary artery disease Endomyocardial biopsy and cardiac transplantation Human bioprostheses Molecular genetics and pathology of myocarditis Pathology and genetics in the cardiomyopathies; Sudden death in the young and in athletes