G Addolorato

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Suppression of alcohol delirium tremens by baclofen administration: a case report
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Gemelli Hospital, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Clin Neuropharmacol 26:258-62. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Baclofen use in the treatment of alcohol delirium tremens
    Lorenzo Leggio
    Arch Intern Med 165:586; author reply 587. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and safety of baclofen for maintenance of alcohol abstinence in alcohol-dependent patients with liver cirrhosis: randomised, double-blind controlled study
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Lancet 370:1915-22. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Affective and psychiatric disorders in celiac disease
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Dig Dis 26:140-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Rapid regression of psoriasis in a coeliac patient after gluten-free diet. A case report and review of the literature
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Digestion 68:9-12. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Anxiety but not depression decreases in coeliac patients after one-year gluten-free diet: a longitudinal study
    G Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 36:502-6. 2001
  7. doi request reprint State and trait anxiety and depression in patients affected by gastrointestinal diseases: psychometric evaluation of 1641 patients referred to an internal medicine outpatient setting
    G Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1063-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in body composition, substrate oxidation, and resting metabolic rate in adult celiac disease patients after a 1-y gluten-free diet treatment
    E Capristo
    Department of Internal Medicine, CNR Centro Fisiopatologia dello Shock, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:76-81. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of a vegetable-protein-rich polymeric diet treatment on body composition and energy metabolism in inactive Crohn's disease
    E Capristo
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:5-11. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of effects (symptoms and palatability) after ingestion of "Gran Soleil" in healthy volunteers
    G Gasbarrini
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 22:201-5. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Suppression of alcohol delirium tremens by baclofen administration: a case report
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Gemelli Hospital, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Clin Neuropharmacol 26:258-62. 2003
    ..Here, we report a case of DT successfully treated with baclofen. This result indicates that the efficacy of baclofen in the treatment of DT should be examined in future clinical trials...
  2. ncbi request reprint Baclofen use in the treatment of alcohol delirium tremens
    Lorenzo Leggio
    Arch Intern Med 165:586; author reply 587. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and safety of baclofen for maintenance of alcohol abstinence in alcohol-dependent patients with liver cirrhosis: randomised, double-blind controlled study
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Lancet 370:1915-22. 2007
    ..We aimed to investigate the effectiveness and safety of baclofen in achieving and maintaining alcohol abstinence in patients with liver cirrhosis...
  4. doi request reprint Affective and psychiatric disorders in celiac disease
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Dig Dis 26:140-8. 2008
    ..The available data suggest that screening for CD in patients with affective and/or psychiatric symptoms may be useful since these disorders could be the expression of an organic disease rather than primary psychiatric illnesses...
  5. ncbi request reprint Rapid regression of psoriasis in a coeliac patient after gluten-free diet. A case report and review of the literature
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Digestion 68:9-12. 2003
    ..However, at present the relationship between CD and psoriasis remains controversial since there are few and contrasting data on this topic...
  6. ncbi request reprint Anxiety but not depression decreases in coeliac patients after one-year gluten-free diet: a longitudinal study
    G Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 36:502-6. 2001
    ..At present, the role of a gluten-free diet (GFD) on psychological disorders is still poorly known. The aim of this study was to evaluate state and trait anxiety and depression in adult CD patients before and after 1 year of GFD...
  7. doi request reprint State and trait anxiety and depression in patients affected by gastrointestinal diseases: psychometric evaluation of 1641 patients referred to an internal medicine outpatient setting
    G Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Clin Pract 62:1063-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate state and trait form of anxiety and current depression in patients affected by gastrointestinal diseases...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in body composition, substrate oxidation, and resting metabolic rate in adult celiac disease patients after a 1-y gluten-free diet treatment
    E Capristo
    Department of Internal Medicine, CNR Centro Fisiopatologia dello Shock, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 72:76-81. 2000
    ..The incidence of celiac disease has been on the rise in both Europe and the United States. Celiac disease patients are at high risk of undernutrition because of nutrient malabsorption...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of a vegetable-protein-rich polymeric diet treatment on body composition and energy metabolism in inactive Crohn's disease
    E Capristo
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:5-11. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of effects (symptoms and palatability) after ingestion of "Gran Soleil" in healthy volunteers
    G Gasbarrini
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 22:201-5. 2008
    ..In conclusion, it is possible to suppose that a product with a good palatability, able to support and maintain a good digestive condition, derives from the mixture of digestive herbs, citrus juices, liquor and other ingredients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Baclofen: a new drug for the treatment of alcohol dependence
    G Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Clin Pract 60:1003-8. 2006
    ..The efficacy of the drug in the management of both alcohol withdrawal syndrome and relapse prevention should entail a vastly simplified pharmacotherapy of alcohol dependence...
  12. ncbi request reprint A new HPLC method for the direct analysis of triglycerides of dicarboxylic acids in biological samples
    E Capristo
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica S Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8 00168, Rome, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 289:11-21. 1999
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  13. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous manifestations in celiac disease
    L Abenavoli
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, L go Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 12:843-52. 2006
    ..The opportunity to evaluate the possible presence of CD in patients affected by skin disorders is discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Marked decrease of serum Ca 125 levels after Denver shunt placement in a patient with cirrhosis and refractory ascites
    L Leggio
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 51:1644-6. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychological support counselling improves gluten-free diet compliance in coeliac patients with affective disorders
    G Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:777-82. 2004
    ..Anxiety and depression are common features of coeliac disease. Depression is cause of non-compliance to treatment in chronic illness...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hypokalemic nephropathy in an adult patient with partial empty sella: a classic Bartter's syndrome, a Gitelman's syndrome or both?
    G Addolorato
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Panminerva Med 48:137-42. 2006
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  17. ncbi request reprint Wilson's disease: clinical, genetic and pharmacological findings
    L Leggio
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 18:7-14. 2005
    ..However the most appropriate therapy, including OLT, remains controversial in WD and further studies are needed especially in order to differentiate the possibility of specific therapies for different WD phenotypes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the skin
    S Cavalieri
    Institute of Dermatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 20:851-4. 2007
    ..Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the skin is a malignant neoplasm which tends to relapse locally and has a moderate tendency to metastatize...
  19. ncbi request reprint Serum leptin levels in post-hepatitis liver cirrhosis
    A V Greco
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Hepatol 33:38-42. 2000
    ..The behaviour of serum leptin in patients with different Child-Pugh score, post-hepatitis liver cirrhosis and insulin sensitivity has therefore been investigated and compared with that in alcoholic Child C patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gamma-hydroxybutyric acid (GHB) in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome: a randomized comparative study versus benzodiazepine
    G Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 23:1596-604. 1999
    ..The aim of the present randomized, controlled, single-blind study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of GHB compared with diazepam in the treatment of AWS...
  21. ncbi request reprint Metadoxine in the treatment of acute and chronic alcoholism: a review
    G Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 16:207-14. 2003
    ..In this review the preclinical and clinical results obtained using metadoxine in acute and chronic alcohol intoxication are reported...
  22. ncbi request reprint Anhedonia and substance-related symptoms in detoxified substance-dependent subjects: a correlation study
    L Janiri
    Institute of Psychiatry and Psychology, Treatment Unit for Alcoholism and Multiple Drug Abuse, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 52:37-44. 2005
    ..In conclusion, we found interrelations between hedonic capability, craving and protracted withdrawal, particularly in opiate-dependent subjects. The strongest association occurred between hedonic capability and craving...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of symptoms and palatability in healthy volunteers after ingestion of an iced dessert by using different flavours
    A Gallo
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 23:127-31. 2009
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  24. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine and psychological assessment in a guinness 10 days scuba dive
    L Revelli
    Department of Endocrine Surgery, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Sports Med 28:848-52. 2007
    ..No subject discontinued the diving due to occurred psychological disorders or systemic events. The present report shows that the long-term diving permanence is possible, at least in well trained scuba divers...
  25. ncbi request reprint Celiac disease in the 21st century: issues of under- and over-diagnosis
    G Gasbarrini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 22:1-7. 2009
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Celiac disease and skin disorders
    Lorenzo Leggio
    Pediatr Dermatol 22:376-7. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint The GABA(B) receptor agonists baclofen and CGP 44532 prevent acquisition of alcohol drinking behaviour in alcohol-preferring rats
    Giancarlo Colombo
    C N R Institute of Neurogenetics and Neuropharmacology, Cagliari, Italy
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:499-503. 2002
    ..The present study investigated the effect of the gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA)(B) receptor agonists, baclofen and CGP 44532, on the acquisition of alcohol drinking behaviour in selectively bred Sardinian alcohol-preferring (sP) rats...
  28. ncbi request reprint Rapid suppression of alcohol withdrawal syndrome by baclofen
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Am J Med 112:226-9. 2002
  29. doi request reprint Celiac disease
    Cristina D'Angelo
    N Engl J Med 358:747; author reply 748-9. 2008
  30. doi request reprint Social phobia in coeliac disease
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:410-5. 2008
    ..Although social phobia is included among the anxiety disorders, its presence in CD has never been investigated. The aim of the present study was to evaluate social phobia in CD patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Subclinical neurological abnormalities in patients with celiac disease: are they associated by brain hypoperfusion?
    Ludovico Abenavoli
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 46:470. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Role of GABA(B) receptor in alcohol dependence: reducing effect of baclofen on alcohol intake and alcohol motivational properties in rats and amelioration of alcohol withdrawal syndrome and alcohol craving in human alcoholics
    Giancarlo Colombo
    C N R Institute of Neuroscience, University of Cagliari, Viale Diaz, 182, I 09126 Cagliari, Italy
    Neurotox Res 6:403-14. 2004
    ..In both clinical studies, baclofen was well tolerated with minimal side effects. These results suggest that baclofen may represent a potentially effective medication in the treatment of alcohol-dependent patients...
  33. doi request reprint Renin and aldosterone but not the natriuretic peptide correlate with obsessive craving in medium-term abstinent alcohol-dependent patients: a longitudinal study
    Lorenzo Leggio
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Alcohol 42:375-81. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the renin-aldosterone axis could play a role in craving in medium-term abstinent patients and thereby leading to the hypothesis that alcohol craving could be influenced by the fluid volume intake...
  34. ncbi request reprint Coeliac disease and hearing loss: preliminary data on a new possible association
    Lorenzo Leggio
    Institutes of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 42:1209-13. 2007
    ..At present, no data are available on the presence of hearing loss disorder in coeliac patients. The aim of the present study was to investigate the prevalence of hearing loss in coeliac patients compared with that in healthy controls...
  35. ncbi request reprint [The skin as a mirror of small intestine]
    Ludovico Abenavoli
    Istituto di Medicina Interna, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Recenti Prog Med 98:339-46. 2007
    ..The importance of these associations leads to conclude that skin is the "mirror" of the small intestine, and that remembering it can be necessary for specialist and generalist in their clinical practice...
  36. ncbi request reprint Baclofen suppresses alcohol intake and craving for alcohol in a schizophrenic alcohol-dependent patient: a case report
    Roberta Agabio
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:319-20. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Neurologic disorders in patients with celiac disease: are they mediated by brain perfusion changes?
    Ludovico Abenavoli
    Pediatrics 114:1734; author reply 1734. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Baclofen for outpatient treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome
    Giovanni Addolorato
    J Fam Pract 54:24. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Regional cerebral hypoperfusion in patients with celiac disease
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Am J Med 116:312-7. 2004
    ..Because of a case report that cerebral hypoperfusion in a celiac patient resolved after a gluten-free diet, we studied brain perfusion changes in untreated celiac patients, treated celiac patients, and healthy controls...
  40. ncbi request reprint Tolerance to baclofen's sedative effect in alcohol-addicted patients: no dissipation after a period of abstinence
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 178:351-2. 2005
  41. ncbi request reprint Psychological support counseling: a new strategy to increase gluten-free diet compliance in celiac patients
    Lorenzo Leggio
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:1424-5. 2005
  42. ncbi request reprint Baclofen-induced reduction of alcohol reinforcement in alcohol-preferring rats
    Paola Maccioni
    Bernard B Brodie Department of Neuroscience, University of Cagliari, Viale Diaz 182, I 09126 Cagliari, Italy
    Alcohol 36:161-8. 2005
    ..These data are also in agreement with the results of recent preliminary clinical studies suggesting that baclofen may have therapeutic efficacy in the treatment of alcohol dependence...
  43. ncbi request reprint Baclofen in the treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome: a comparative study vs diazepam
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Am J Med 119:276.e13-8. 2006
    ..Accordingly, the present study was designed to compare efficacy, tolerability and safety of baclofen versus diazepam in the treatment of AWS...
  44. ncbi request reprint Reduced plasma ghrelin concentration in celiac disease after gluten-free diet treatment
    Esmeralda Capristo
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Metabolic Unit, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 40:430-6. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Association between migraine and Celiac disease: results from a preliminary case-control and therapeutic study
    Maurizio Gabrielli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:625-9. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Baclofen efficacy in reducing alcohol craving and intake: a preliminary double-blind randomized controlled study
    Giovanni Addolorato
    Institute of Internal Medicine and Institute of Psychiatry, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:504-8. 2002
    ..The present study was aimed at providing a first evaluation of the efficacy of baclofen in inducing and maintaining abstinence and reducing craving for alcohol in alcohol-dependent patients in a double-blind placebo-controlled design...