Alessandro Cianfoni

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities in transient global amnesia
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Arch Neurol 62:1468-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Brain perfusion CT: principles, technique and clinical applications
    A Cianfoni
    Dipartimento di Bio immagini e Scienze Radiologiche, Sezione di Radiodiagnostica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Largo Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:1225-43. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Seizure-induced brain lesions: a wide spectrum of variably reversible MRI abnormalities
    A Cianfoni
    Neuroradiology, Neurocenter of Italian Switzerland Ospedale regionale Lugano, Via Tesserete 46, Lugano, 6900, CH, Switzerland Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 82:1964-72. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Percutaneous cement augmentation of a lytic lesion of C1 via posterolateral approach under CT guidance
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 J Lucas St, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Spine J 12:500-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Cephalometric findings in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy patients with obstructive sleep apneas
    Giacomo Della Marca
    Department of Neurosciences, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Sleep Breath 15:99-106. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Migraine-like headache and status migrainosus as attacks of multiple sclerosis in a child
    Paolo Mariotti
    Unit of Child Neuropsychiatry, Institute of Neurology, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Pediatrics 126:e459-64. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Nocardia brain abscess mimicking high-grade necrotic tumor on perfusion MRI
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Institute of Radiology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Neurosci 17:1080-2. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings in sudden sensorineural hearing loss
    Gabriella Cadoni
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Otolaryngol 35:310-6. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Tilting the gantry for CT-guided spine procedures
    Daniel J Boulter
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Radiol Med 119:750-7. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Percutaneous ethanol embolization and cement augmentation of aggressive vertebral hemangiomas at two adjacent vertebral levels
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Department of Neuroradiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169, Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA Department of Neuroradiology, Neurocenter of Italian Switzerland, Lugano, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Neuroradiol 41:269-74. 2014

Collaborators

  • Giacomo Della Marca
  • Cesare Colosimo
  • Alfonso Cerase
  • M Caulo
  • Markus Weininger
  • C Falcone
  • J Edwards
  • Angelo Zoli
  • Walter Huda
  • Tommaso Tartaglione
  • Antonio LEONE
  • Wade S Smith
  • Angelo Pompucci
  • Michael T Lawton
  • M Wintermark
  • Giacomo Della Marca
  • Serena Dittoni
  • Catello Vollono
  • Paolo Mariotti
  • Michela Catteruccia
  • Daniel J Boulter
  • Anna Losurdo
  • Anna Paola Batocchi
  • Amita Kamath
  • Maria Gabriella Vita
  • Lily Tang
  • Gabriella Cadoni
  • Simona Gaudino
  • Guido Primiano
  • Donato Sauchelli
  • Milena Leo
  • Daniela Bernardo
  • Serenella Servidei
  • Tommaso Sanna
  • Cristina Cuccagna
  • Antonella Camporeale
  • Zoran Rumboldt
  • Giuseppe Bonaldi
  • Mario Muto
  • Lea Calò
  • Pietro A Tonali
  • Emanuele Scarano
  • Elisa Testani
  • Enzo Ricci
  • Valentina Gnoni
  • Tommaso Pirronti
  • Roberto Frusciante
  • Benedetto Farina
  • Elisabetta Iannaccone
  • Salvatore Colicchio
  • Francesca Pantanali
  • Viviana Nociti
  • Diego Martinelli
  • Paola de Rose
  • Chiara Stefanini
  • Bruce Finley
  • William P Dillon
  • Maria Chiara Stefanini
  • Tom Videen
  • Jeffrey D Chien
  • William J Powers
  • Jacopo Galli
  • Steven G Imbesi
  • Simona Scipione
  • Stefania Agostino
  • Rita VadalĂ 
  • Alessandra Di Veronica
  • Rosa Maria Lotito

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities in transient global amnesia
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Arch Neurol 62:1468-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Brain perfusion CT: principles, technique and clinical applications
    A Cianfoni
    Dipartimento di Bio immagini e Scienze Radiologiche, Sezione di Radiodiagnostica, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Largo Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:1225-43. 2007
    ..This article illustrates the principles, technique and clinical applications of p-CT cerebral perfusion studies...
  3. doi request reprint Seizure-induced brain lesions: a wide spectrum of variably reversible MRI abnormalities
    A Cianfoni
    Neuroradiology, Neurocenter of Italian Switzerland Ospedale regionale Lugano, Via Tesserete 46, Lugano, 6900, CH, Switzerland Electronic address
    Eur J Radiol 82:1964-72. 2013
    ..These seizure-induced MRI abnormalities pose a broad differential diagnosis; increased awareness may reduce the risk of misdiagnosis and unnecessary intervention. ..
  4. doi request reprint Percutaneous cement augmentation of a lytic lesion of C1 via posterolateral approach under CT guidance
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 J Lucas St, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Spine J 12:500-6. 2012
    ..Percutaneous vertebroplasty of the atlas has been reported in only five cases and has been performed with different techniques and approaches...
  5. doi request reprint Cephalometric findings in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy patients with obstructive sleep apneas
    Giacomo Della Marca
    Department of Neurosciences, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Sleep Breath 15:99-106. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Migraine-like headache and status migrainosus as attacks of multiple sclerosis in a child
    Paolo Mariotti
    Unit of Child Neuropsychiatry, Institute of Neurology, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Pediatrics 126:e459-64. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Nocardia brain abscess mimicking high-grade necrotic tumor on perfusion MRI
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Institute of Radiology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Neurosci 17:1080-2. 2010
    ..That an abscess may show increased rCBV along the capsule, therefore mimicking a hypervascular brain tumor on PWI, should be considered when attempting a radiological diagnosis of a ring-enhancing brain lesion...
  8. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging findings in sudden sensorineural hearing loss
    Gabriella Cadoni
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Otolaryngol 35:310-6. 2006
    ..To investigate the role of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis of sudden sensorineural hearing loss (SSNHL)...
  9. doi request reprint Tilting the gantry for CT-guided spine procedures
    Daniel J Boulter
    Department of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Radiol Med 119:750-7. 2014
    ..We describe our clinical experience using the modified procedure relative to the conventional technique, and provide representative examples. ..
  10. doi request reprint Percutaneous ethanol embolization and cement augmentation of aggressive vertebral hemangiomas at two adjacent vertebral levels
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Department of Neuroradiology, Medical University of South Carolina, 169, Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA Department of Neuroradiology, Neurocenter of Italian Switzerland, Lugano, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Neuroradiol 41:269-74. 2014
    ..This case suggests that exclusive percutaneous treatment may be considered for symptomatic VH even when two adjacent vertebral levels are affected...
  11. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced MR imaging of the spine: when, why and how? How to optimize contrast protocols in MR imaging of the spine
    Cesare Colosimo
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Policlinico A Gemelli, L go F Vito 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Neuroradiology 48:18-33. 2006
    ..The applications and clinical utility of post-contrast MR imaging are discussed with regard to different spinal diseases...
  12. doi request reprint Accuracy of CT guidance of lumbar facet joint block
    Markus Weininger
    Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Medical University of South Carolina, 96 Jonathan Lucas St, MSC 323, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 200:673-6. 2013
    ..The CT scanner was operated tableside with a step-and-shoot mode for intermittent needle visualization, and the amount of radiation used to perform the procedures was estimated...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted imaging distinguishes recurrent epidermoid neoplasm from postoperative arachnoid cyst in the lumbosacral spine
    Lily Tang
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 30:507-9. 2006
    ..Our case illustrates the value of this readily available sequence presently not generally used in the clinical evaluation of spinal pathology...
  14. pmc Perfusion CT compared to H(2) (15)O/O (15)O PET in patients with chronic cervical carotid artery occlusion
    Amita Kamath
    Department of Radiology, Neuroradiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0628, USA
    Neuroradiology 50:745-51. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the results of perfusion computed tomography (PCT) with those of (15)O(2)/H(2) (15)O positron emission tomography (PET) in a subset of Carotid Occlusion Surgery Study (COSS) patients...
  15. doi request reprint Rheumatoid leptomeningitis: magnetic resonance imaging and pathologic findings--a case report
    Alessandro Cianfoni
    Department of Bio images and Radiological Sciences, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Neuroimaging 20:192-4. 2010
    ..Intracranial manifestations of RA are rare. Purpose of this article is to report on a rarely described leptomeningeal involvement in RA, and on its neuroimaging features, including diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI)...
  16. doi request reprint "Myo-cardiomyopathy" is commonly associated with the A8344G "MERRF" mutation
    Michela Catteruccia
    Department of Geriatrics, Neuroscience and Orthopedics, Institute of Neurology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 262:701-10. 2015
    ..Our study highlights the importance of lactic acidosis and respiratory muscle insufficiency as critical prognostic factors. Muscle and cardiac MRI and brain spectroscopy may be useful tools in diagnosis and follow-up of MERRF. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Conventional MRI, DWI and MR-spectroscopy in the study of focal brain lesions
    Simona Gaudino
    Istituto di Radiologia, Universita Cattolica del S Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Roma, Italy
    Rays 28:361-8. 2003
    ..The technique of MR-spectroscopy is briefly described...
  18. doi request reprint Lumbar spondylolysis: a review
    Antonio Leone
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Catholic University, School of Medicine, Largo A Gemelli, 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Skeletal Radiol 40:683-700. 2011
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  19. pmc Visual hallucinations and pontine demyelination in a child: possible REM dissociation?
    Maria Gabriella Vita
    Department of Neurosciences, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Sleep Med 4:588-90. 2008
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