Antonio Brucato
Antonio Brucato

Pericardial diseases as a manifestation or clue to a systemic disease


Birth year 1958. Married, 3 sons.
Post-doctoral specialties: internal medicine and clinical immunology.
Chief of the Internal Medicine Ospedale Papa Giovanni, Bergamo, Italy.
Dr. Brucato has focused on the management of pericardial disease (pathogenesis, therapy, prognosis) and of pregnancy in women with rheumatic autoimmune disease
At the time of April 2014 he has published hundreds of papers, among which 132 are quoted in Medline, for an impact factor of 734, including articles in New Engl J Med, Lancet, Ann Int Med, Circulation, Arthr Rheum. H index 28.