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Dr. Carlos Henrique Del Carlo, MD, PhD

 

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BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: Dr. Carlos Henrique Del Carlo, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Carlos Henrique Del Carlo is a physician and cardiologist, and a Senior Fellow of New Westminster College. He earned a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) in 1988 from the University of Mogi das Cruzes in Brazil and a Ph.D. in Cardiology in 2003 from the Heart Institute at the University of São Paulo School of Medicine in Brazil. Dr. Del Carlo has language proficiency in Portugese and English and his postgraduate medical education and training includes:

  • 1997 – 1998: Research Fellowship in Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina, USA
  • 1993 – 1995: Cardiology Residency, Santa Marcelina Hospital, São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1992 – 1993: Critical Care Medicine Residency, Santa Marcelina Hospital, São Paulo, Brazil
  • 1990 – 1992: Internal Medicine Residency, Santa Marcelina Hospital, São Paulo, Brazil

Dr. Del Carlo has an outstanding record of ethical leadership and has served as an Attending Physician and Cardiologist at the Heart Institute of the University of São Paulo School of Medicine in São Paulo, Brazil, and concurrently as an Attending Physician at the Santa Marcelina Hospital in São Paulo, Brazil. His other professional experience includes:

  • September 2005 – December 2010: Consultant Physician in Medical Research (Cardiology), Libbs Farmacêutica Ltda
  • March 1995 – January 2006: Physician Preceptor, Coronary Care Unit, Santa Marcelina Hospital, São Paulo, Brazil
  • December 2003 – December 2004: Emergency Physician, Clinical Emergency Unit at Heart Institute, University of São Paulo Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil
  • July 1993 – March 1995: Critical Care Physician, Intensive Care Unit at Santa Marcelina Hospital, São Paulo, Brazil
  • April 1989 – January 1990: Second Lieutenant, Medical Doctor and Physician, Internal Medicine Department, Hospital Aeronautics, Brazilian Air Force, São Paulo, Brazil

Dr. Del Carlo’s medical certifications include:

  • 1995: Cardiology Specialist, Brazilian Society of Cardiology
  • 1993: Critical Care Specialist, Brazilian Association of Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Del Carlo’s paper publications include:

  • Aguiar VB, Ochiai ME, Cardoso JN, Del Carlo CH, Morgado PC, Munhoz RT, Pereira-Barretto AC. Relationship between depression, BNP levels and ventricular  impairment in heart failure. Arq Bras Cardiol. 2010;95(6):732-7. (Portuguese).
  • Del Carlo CH, Pereira-Barretto AC, Cassaro-Strunz CM, Latorre MRDO, Oliveira Jr., MT, Ramires JA. Cardiac troponin T for risk stratification in decompensated chronic heart failure. Arq Bras Cardiol. 2009;92(5):372-80. (Portuguese).
  • Munhoz RT, Negrão CE, Barretto AC, Ochiai ME, Cardoso JN, Morgado PC, Del Carlo CH, Ramires JA. Microneurography and venous occlusion plethysmography in heart failure: correlation with prognosis. Arq Bras Cardiol. 2009;92(1):46-53. (Portuguese).
  • Oliveira Jr. MT, Del Carlo CH. Medical treatment of chronic heart failure. Reblampa 2006;19(1): 53-60. (Portuguese).
  • Oliveira Jr. MT, Canesin MF, Munhoz RT, Del Carlo CH, Scipioni A, Ramires JAF, Barretto ACP. Main clinical characteristics of patients that survived more than 24 months after a hospitalization for decompensated heart failure. Arq Bras Cardiol 2005;84(2): 161-6. (Portuguese).
  • Del Carlo CH, Pereira-Barretto AC, Cassaro-Strunz C, Latorre MRDO, Ramires JAF. Serial measure of cardiac troponin T levels for prediction of clinical events in decompensated heart failure. Newslab 2004; 64: 88-102. (Portuguese).
  • Del Carlo CH, Pereira-Barretto AC, Cassaro-Strunz C, Latorre MRDO, Ramires JAF. Serial measure of cardiac troponin T levels for prediction of clinical events in decompensated heart failure. J Card Fail 2004; 10(1): 43-48. (English).
  • Del Carlo CH, Barretto ACP. HMG Coa reductase inhibitors and heart failure. J Insuf Card 2004; 5(1): 5-8. (Portuguese).
  • Del Carlo CH, Barretto ACP. Cardiac Troponins – a new method in the heart failure evaluation. Laes & Haes 2001; 22(129): 118-130. (Portuguese).
  • Del Carlo CH, Pereira Barretto AC, Cardiac Troponins – a new method in the heart failure evaluation. J Insuf Card 2000; 3(1): 3-7. (Portuguese).
  • Del Carlo CH, O’Connor CM. Cardiac troponins in congestive heart failure. Am Heart J 1999;138:646-53. (English).
  • Dr. Del Carlo’s book chapter publications include:
  • DEL CARLO, C. H.; PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. Insuficiência Cardíaca nos Idosos (Heart Falure in Elderly). In: Jairo Lins Borges (Org.). Manual de Cardiogeriatria. 3ed. São Paulo: Editor Criação, 2012, p.100-117. (Portuguese).
  • DEL CARLO, C. H.; PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. . Abordagem do paciente com cardiopatia. (Approach to the Patient with Heart Disease). In: Milton de Arruda Martins, Flair Jose Carirlho, Venâncio Avancini Ferreira Alves, Euclides Ayres de Castilho, Giovanni Guido Cerri, Chao Lung Wen. (Org.). Clínica Médica. 1ed. São Paulo: Manole, 2009, v. 2, p. 45-52.  (Portuguese)
  • DEL CARLO, C. H. Diagnósticos da Insuficiência Cardíaca Descompensada. (Diagnosis of Decompensated Heart Failure). In: Manoel Fernandes Canesin; Múcio Tavares de Oliveira Jr.; Antonio Carlos Pereira-Barretto. (Org.). Suporte Avançado de Vida em Insuficiência Cardíaca (SAVIC). São Paulo: Phoenix Comércio e Produções Editoriais Ltda, 2008, p. 23-31.  (Portuguese)
  • PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. ; DEL CARLO, C. H.: Epidemiologia, Fisiopatologia e Fatores Desencadeantes. (Epidemiology, Pathophysiology and Factors Triggers). In: Antonio Carlos Pereira-Barretto. (Org.). Insuficiência Cardíaca Descompensada. 1ed.São Paulo: Phoenix Comunicação Integrada, 2007, v. , p. 7-26.  (Portuguese)
  • OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. ; DEL CARLO, C. H. . Inotrópicos Endovenosos – Estratégia em Pacientes com Betabloqueador. (Intravenous Inotropic Agents – Strategy in Patients with Beta-Blocker). In: Antonio Carlos Pereira-Barretto. (Org.). Insuficiência Cardíaca Descompensada. São Paulo: Phoenix Comunicação Integrada, 2007, v. 1, p. 83-91.  (Portuguese)
  • DEL CARLO, C. H. . Diagnóstico da Insuficiência Cardíaca, Apresentação Clínica e Implicações. (Diagnosis of Heart Failure, Clinical Presentation and Implications). In: Antonio Carlos Pereira-Barretto. (Org.). Insuficiência Cardíaca Descompensada. São Paulo: Phoenix Comunicação Integrada, 2007, v. 1, p. 93-108.  (Portuguese)
  • PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. ; DEL CARLO, C. H. ; OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. . Análise crítica do uso do digital na Insuficiência Cardíaca. (Critical Analysis of the Use of Digital in Heart Failure). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 243-.  (Portuguese)
  • PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. ; DEL CARLO, C. H. ; OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. . O uso de diuréticos na insuficiência cardíaca. (The use of Diuretics in Heart Failure). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 248-252. (Portuguese)
  • DEL CARLO, C. H. ; OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. ; PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. . Inibidor da enzima conversora da angiotensina na insuficiência cardíaca. (Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor in Heart Failure). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 257-260.  (Portuguese)
  • DEL CARLO, C. H. ; OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. ; PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. . Bloqueadores do receptor AT1 da angiotensina II. (Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 260-263. (Portuguese)
  • OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. ; DEL CARLO, C. H. ; PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. . Betabloqueadores. (Beta-Blockers). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 265-269. (Portuguese)
  • OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. ; DEL CARLO, C. H. ; PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. . Inotrópicos não-digitálicos. (Inotropic non-digitalis). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 269-272.  (Portuguese)
  • DEL CARLO, C. H. ; OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. ; PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. . Hidralazina e nitratos. (Hydralazine and nitrates). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 275-276.  (Portuguese)
  • PEREIRA-BARRETTO, A. C. ; DEL CARLO, C. H. ; OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. . Estatinas na insuficiência cardíaca. (Statins in heart failure). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 278-282.  (Portuguese)

Dr. Del Carlo’s abstracts presented in international cardiology meetings include:

  • American College of Cardiology – 47th Annual Scientific Session (1998)
  • O’Connor CM, Shaw LK, Whellan DJ, Del Carlo CH, Larsen RL, Gattis WA, Cuffe MS, Califf RM. Clinical characteristics and long-term outcomes of patients with diastolic heart failure [abstract]. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 1998;31(Suppl A):218A.
  • XXI Congress of the European Society of Cardiology (1999)
  • Kong DF, Del Carlo CH, Califf RM, Eisenstein EL. Neural networks versus multiple regression models to predict costs of acute myocardial infarction: GUSTO-I [abstract]. European Heart Journal. 1999; 20(Suppl): 312.
  •  Kong DF, Del Carlo CH, Califf RM, Eisenstein EL. Predicting survival in coronary disease: machine-learning computer models versus expert clinicians [abstract]. European Heart Journal. 1999; 20(Suppl): 312.
  • American College of Cardiology – 47th Annual Scientific Session (1998)
  • O’Connor CM, Shaw LK, Whellan DJ, Del Carlo CH, Larsen RL, Gattis WA, Cuffe MS, Califf RM. Clinical characteristics and long-term outcomes of patients with diastolic heart failure [abstract]. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 1998;31(Suppl A):218A.
  • XXI Congress of the European Society of Cardiology (1999)
  • Kong DF, Del Carlo CH, Califf RM, Eisenstein EL. Neural networks versus multiple regression models to predict costs of acute myocardial infarction: GUSTO-I [abstract]. European Heart Journal. 1999; 20(Suppl): 312.
  • Kong DF, Del Carlo CH, Califf RM, Eisenstein EL. Predicting survival in coronary disease: machine-learning computer models versus expert clinicians [abstract]. European Heart Journal. 1999; 20(Suppl): 312.
  • American College of Cardiology – 50th Annual Scientific Session (2001)
  • Del Carlo CH, Pereira Barretto AC, O’Connor CM, Gattis WA, Cassaro-Strunz C, Latorre MRDO, Ramires JAF. Cardiac troponin T for risk stratification in decompensated heart failure [abstract]. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2001;37(Suppl A):189A
  • Heart Failure Society of America – 5th Scientific Meeting (2001)
  • Del Carlo CH, Pereira-Barretto AC, Cassaro-Strunz C, Latorre MRDO, Ramires JAF. Cardiac troponin T levels and left ventricular ejection fraction for early risk stratification in decompensated heart failure [abstract]. Journal of Cardiac Failure 2001;7(Suppl 2):249.
  • 14th World Congress of Cardiology (2002)
  • Kong DF, Del Carlo CH, Eisenstein EL.  Prediciting survival in coronary disease: machine-learning computer models versus expert clinicians [abstract]. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2002; 39(9)(Suppl): 187B.
  • Kong DF, Del Carlo CH, Califf RM, Eisenstein EL.  Neural networks versus multiple regression models to predict costs of acute myocardial infarction: GUSTO-1 [abstract]. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2002; 39(9)(Suppl): 462B.
  • American Heart Association – 75th Scientific Sessions 2002
  • Del Carlo CH, Cassaro-Strunz C, Latorre MRDO, Pereira-Barretto AC.  Persistently increased cardiac troponin T levels predict cardiac events in decompensated heart failure [abstract]. Circulation 2002;106(19)(Suppl):II-565.
  • XXVI Congress of the European Society of Cardiology (2004)
  • Del Carlo CH, Pereira-Barretto AC, Cassaro-Strunz CM, Latorre MRDO, Ramires JAF.  The degree of cardiac troponin T elevation is predictive of poor prognosis in decompensated heart failure [abstract]. Eur Heart J 2004;25(suppl):S72.
  • Pereira-Barretto AC, Del Carlo CH, Oliveira Jr MT, Ochiai ME, Veloso LG, Canesin MF, Ramires JAF. Which patients with advanced heart failure have poor prognosis? [abstract]. Eur Heart J 2004;25(suppl):S288.
  • Pereira-Barretto AC, Oliveira Jr MT, Scipioni AR, Canesin MF, Del Carlo CH, Ramires JAF. Main clinical features of patients that survive more than 24 months after a hospitalization due to heart failure [abstract]. Eur Heart J 2004;25(suppl):S503.
  • Oliveira Jr MT, Cassaro-Strunz CM, Pereira-Barretto AC, Del Carlo CH, Cardoso JN, Gonzales LM, Scipioni AR, Ramires JAF. The role f interleucin-6 and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in the acute decompensation of heart failure [abstract]. Eur Heart J 2004;25(suppl):S77.
  • Heart Failure Society of America – 8th Scientific Meeting (2004)
  • Pereira-Barretto AC, Oliveira Jr MT, Cassaro-Strunz CM, Del Carlo CH, Scipioni AR, Ramires JAF. NT-ProBNP serum levels are na excellent prognostic predictor in patients with advanced heart failure hospitalized for compensation [abstract]. Journal of Cardiac Failure 2004;10(Suppl):S95. DEL CARLO, C. H. ; OLIVEIRA JR, M. T. . Estatinas na insuficiência cardíaca. (Statins in heart failure). In: Francisco Antonio Helfnstein Fonseca. (Org.). Doenças Cardiovasculares – Terapêutica Clínica. São Paulo: Editora PlanMark Ltda, 2006, v. 1, p. 278-282.  (Portuguese)

Dr. Del Carlo is a reviewer for the following medical journals:

  • American Family Physician
  • Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia
  • American Heart Journal
  • Journal of the American College of Cardiology
  • International Journal of Cardiology
  • The Asia-Pacific Journal of Cardiology
  • Revista UNOPAR Científica Biológica e da Saúde

As a Senior Fellow of New Westminster College, Dr. Carlos Henrique Del Carlo is dedicated to supporting the highest standards of academic excellence and is committed to the advancement of New Westminster College and its Global Network of Fellows.

 
 
 
 

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