Andrea Alberti

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Publications

  1. pmc 1H-MRS in patients with multiple sclerosis undergoing treatment with interferon beta-1a: results of a preliminary study
    P Sarchielli
    Neurologic Clinic, University of Perugia, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 64:204-12. 1998
  2. doi request reprint Sleep changes
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:38-40. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Seizures
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:30-3. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Headache and sleep
    Andrea Alberti
    Sleep Laboratory, Neurologic Clinic of Perugia, Via E dal Pozzo, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Sleep Med Rev 10:431-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Headache characteristics in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and insomnia
    A Alberti
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 111:309-16. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Headache and cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Via Dottori, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 23:89-95. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasma cytokine levels in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a preliminary study
    Andrea Alberti
    Department of Neuroscience, Neurologic Clinic Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Sleep Res 12:305-11. 2003
  8. pmc Early seizures in patients with acute stroke: frequency, predictive factors, and effect on clinical outcome
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:715-20. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Acute hyperglycemia and early hemorrhagic transformation in ischemic stroke
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 28:119-23. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Gender differences in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 6:51-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. pmc 1H-MRS in patients with multiple sclerosis undergoing treatment with interferon beta-1a: results of a preliminary study
    P Sarchielli
    Neurologic Clinic, University of Perugia, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 64:204-12. 1998
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Sleep changes
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:38-40. 2012
    ..Clinicians need to thoroughly investigate for the presence of sleep disorders in rehabilitating stroke patients...
  3. doi request reprint Seizures
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:30-3. 2012
    ..Currently there is no evidence to support the use of antiepileptic drugs in patients with stroke in the absence of seizure even in the presence of risk factors for developing seizure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Headache and sleep
    Andrea Alberti
    Sleep Laboratory, Neurologic Clinic of Perugia, Via E dal Pozzo, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Sleep Med Rev 10:431-7. 2006
    ..Patients suffering from chronic morning or nocturnal headache should be considered for the presence of possible sleep disturbances...
  5. ncbi request reprint Headache characteristics in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome and insomnia
    A Alberti
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 111:309-16. 2005
    ..To determine headache characteristics in the obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) and in insomnia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Headache and cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Via Dottori, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 23:89-95. 2008
    ..History of cancer, recent head injury, recurrent venous thrombosis, autoimmune diseases, puerperium and/or pregnancy and the use of oral contraceptives should all raise the attention of the physician for a possible CVT...
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasma cytokine levels in patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a preliminary study
    Andrea Alberti
    Department of Neuroscience, Neurologic Clinic Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Sleep Res 12:305-11. 2003
    ..001). The role played by this further increase in TNF-alpha levels after the obstructive apnea in OSAS patients remains to be established in the light of the pathogenic mechanisms of this sleep disorder...
  8. pmc Early seizures in patients with acute stroke: frequency, predictive factors, and effect on clinical outcome
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:715-20. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the rate of and the predictive factors for ES as well the effects of ES on the clinical outcome at hospital discharge in patients with first-ever stroke...
  9. doi request reprint Acute hyperglycemia and early hemorrhagic transformation in ischemic stroke
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 28:119-23. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether the admission blood glucose level is related to HT in a prospective study in consecutive patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  10. doi request reprint Gender differences in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 6:51-7. 2010
    ..In addition, both genders demonstrated different stroke pathophysiologies. These findings should be taken into account when diagnostic workup and treatment are being planned...
  11. doi request reprint Severity of acute intracerebral haemorrhage, elderly age and atrial fibrillation: independent predictors of poor outcome at three months
    Cataldo D'Amore
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Ospedale Santa Maria della Misericordia, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06156, Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 24:310-3. 2013
    ..This study investigated clinical factors leading to poor outcome at three months in patients with intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) in order to better understand the role of clinical features in prognostic evaluation...
  12. doi request reprint Early hemorrhagic transformation of brain infarction: rate, predictive factors, and influence on clinical outcome: results of a prospective multicenter study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, 06126 Italy
    Stroke 39:2249-56. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to assess: (1) the rate of early HT in patients admitted for ischemic stroke, (2) the correlation between early HT and functional outcome at 3 months, and (3) the risk factors for early HT...
  13. ncbi request reprint Proinflammatory cytokines, adhesion molecules, and lymphocyte integrin expression in the internal jugular blood of migraine patients without aura assessed ictally
    Paola Sarchielli
    Neurologic Clinic, Department of Medical Specialties and Public Health, University of Perugia, Italy
    Headache 46:200-7. 2006
    ..Levels of certain proinflammatory cytokines (tumor necrosis factor-alpha[TNF-alpha], interleukin-1beta[IL-1beta], IL-4, and IL-6) were also determined and correlated with those of adhesion molecules...
  14. doi request reprint High diastolic blood pressure is a risk factor for in-hospital mortality in complete MCA stroke patients
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, University of Perugia, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06126, Perugia, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:545-9. 2012
    ..This study suggests that high diastolic blood pressure on admission in acute MCA stroke patients is linearly correlated with in-hospital mortality...
  15. doi request reprint Hyperdense middle cerebral and/or internal carotid arteries in acute ischemic stroke: rate, predictive factors and influence on clinical outcome
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 32:239-45. 2011
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Need for extensive diagnostic work-up for patients with lacunar stroke
    Sara Micheli
    Stroke Unit, Dept of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Ospedale Santa Maria della Misericordia, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06128 Perugia, Italy
    J Neurol 255:637-42. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate: 1) alternative causes of lacunar stroke other than small-vessel disease; 2) functional outcome of lacunar strokes due to small vessel disease compared to lacunar strokes due to alternative causes...
  17. doi request reprint Risk of recurrent cerebrovascular events in patients with cryptogenic stroke or transient ischemic attack and patent foramen ovale: the FORI (Foramen Ovale Registro Italiano) study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:109-16. 2011
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Effect of carotid stenosis on the prognostic value of admission blood pressure in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, University of Perugia, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 206:469-73. 2009
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Systemic thrombolysis in patients with acute ischemic stroke and Internal Carotid ARtery Occlusion: the ICARO study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia 06126, Italy
    Stroke 43:125-30. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of intravenous recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator in these patients...
  20. doi request reprint Acute myocardial infarction and heart failure in acute stroke patients: frequency and influence on clinical outcome
    Sara Micheli
    Department of Rehabilitation, Trevi Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    J Neurol 259:106-10. 2012
    ..In acute stroke patients, AMI and AHF are common and associated with increased mortality at 3 months. Whether a timely and more careful management of these complications may improve clinical outcome should be further explored...
  21. doi request reprint Risk factors for cerebral ischemic events in patients with atrial fibrillation on warfarin for stroke prevention
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, UO Gravi Cerebrolesioni, S Giovanni Battista Hospital, Foligno, Perugia, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 212:564-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the risk factors for cerebral ischemic events in warfarin-treated AF patients with an International Normalized Ratios (INR) above 1.8 on admission...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of on-admission antiplatelet treatment on patients with cerebral hemorrhage
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit, Ospedale Santa Maria della Misericordia, San Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:215-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the influence of antiplatelet treatment on clinical outcome at hospital discharge...
  23. doi request reprint Intravenous thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke associated to extracranial internal carotid artery occlusion: the ICARO-2 study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:430-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this cohort study was to assess the efficacy and safety of thrombolysis in patients with eICA occlusion compared to those without eICA occlusion...
  24. doi request reprint Non-neurological complications of acute stroke: frequency and influence on clinical outcome
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 6:119-23. 2011
    ..Non-neurological complications are associated with increased long-term disability and death...
  25. pmc Application of ICHD 2nd edition criteria for primary headaches with the aid of a computerised, structured medical record for the specialist
    Paola Sarchielli
    Neurologic Clinic, Dept of Medical and Surgical Specialties and Public Health, University of Perugia, Silvestrini Hospital, S Andrea delle Fratte, I 06156 Perugia, Italy
    J Headache Pain 6:205-10. 2005
    ..This computerised device may help to validate the new diagnostic criteria and to answer some emerging questions from the application of the new classification version, the relevance of which should be verified in clinical practice...
  26. ncbi request reprint Chemokine levels in the jugular venous blood of migraine without aura patients during attacks
    Paola Sarchielli
    Neurologic Clinic, Department of Neuroscience, Institute of Clinical and Applied Biochemistry, University of Perugia, Italy
    Headache 44:961-8. 2004
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Cardiac hemangioma of the right atrium: a possible cause of cerebellar stroke
    Stefano Pasquino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:154-5. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Application of the 1988 International Headache Society diagnostic criteria in nine Italian headache centers using a computerized structured record
    Virgilio Gallai
    The Neuroscience Department, University of Perugia, Italy
    Headache 42:1016-24. 2002
    ..The actual application of the current International Headache Society (IHS) diagnostic criteria in clinical practice has not been investigated thoroughly...
  29. ncbi request reprint L-Arginine/nitric oxide pathway in chronic tension-type headache: relation with serotonin content and secretion and glutamate content
    Paola Sarchielli
    Interuniversity Center for the Study of Headache and Neurotransmitter Disorders, Perugia, Rome, Sassari, Bari, Naples, Florence Unit of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 198:9-15. 2002
    ..The increase in platelet glutamate content in the same patients suggests the implication of the above excitatory amino acid in spinal and supraspinal structures involved in head pain induction and maintenance...
  30. doi request reprint Impaired consciousness
    Monica Acciarresi
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:34-7. 2012
    ..Clinicians need to thoroughly investigate for the presence of stroke in patients with sudden disturbance of consciousness...
  31. ncbi request reprint Functional 1H-MRS findings in migraine patients with and without aura assessed interictally
    Paola Sarchielli
    Neuroscience Department, University of Perugia, Policlinico Monteluce, Via E dal Pozzo, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Neuroimage 24:1025-31. 2005
    ..The above findings support little differences in brain metabolites between the two patient groups assessed in interictal periods, which suggests a less efficient mitochondrial functioning in migraine with aura patients...
  32. doi request reprint A 1H magnetic resonance spectroscopy study in patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    P Sarchielli
    Neurologic Clinic, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 15:1058-64. 2008
    ..This study aimed to determine the impact of OSAS on cerebral metabolites measured by (1)H magnetic resonance spectroscopy ((1)H -MRS)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Levels of nerve growth factor in cerebrospinal fluid of chronic daily headache patients
    P Sarchielli
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Italy
    Neurology 57:132-4. 2001
    ..There was a significant positive correlation between NGF and both SP and CGRP values. These findings suggest that NGF is involved in the long-lasting sensitization and sustained activation of the trigeminal system in CDH...
  34. ncbi request reprint Event-related potentials in posttraumatic headache
    A Alberti
    Interuniversity Center for the Study of Headache and Neurotransmitter Disorders, Perugia, Italy
    Headache 41:579-85. 2001
    ..Alteration of cognitive potential in such patients, even in the absence of lesions detectable by neuroimaging, indicate the functional impairment of specific cerebral areas that can occur after a traumatic event...
  35. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide pathway, Ca2+, and serotonin content in platelets from patients suffering from chronic daily headache
    P Sarchielli
    Interuniversity Center for the Study of Headache and Neurotransmitter Disorders of the Central Nervous System, Perugia, Rome, Italy
    Cephalalgia 19:810-6. 1999
    ..A similar depletion in the central serotoninergic pathway can be assumed in the same patients...