Ricardo Autorino

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Role of chemotherapy in hormone-refractory prostate cancer. Old issues, recent advances and new perspectives
    Ricardo Autorino
    Department of Urology, Second University, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Urol Int 70:1-14. 2003
  2. doi Robot-assisted and laparoscopic repair of ureteropelvic junction obstruction: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA Urology Service, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Eur Urol 65:430-52. 2014
  3. doi Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES): where are we going? A bibliometric assessment
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    BJU Int 111:11-6. 2013
  4. doi Current status and future directions of robotic single-site surgery: a systematic review
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Eur Urol 63:266-80. 2013
  5. doi Public perception of "scarless" surgery: a critical analysis of the literature
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Urology 80:495-502. 2012
  6. doi Urological laparoendoscopic single site surgery: multi-institutional analysis of risk factors for conversion and postoperative complications
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Urol 187:1989-94. 2012
  7. doi What happens to the abstracts presented at the Societè Internationale d'Urologie meeting?
    Riccardo Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Urology 71:367-71. 2008
  8. ncbi Orbital metastasis as a first indication of prostate cancer: a case report
    Riccardo Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:109-10. 2005
  9. ncbi Neuroendocrine differentiation after neoadjuvant hormonal treatment in prostate cancer
    R Autorino
    Department of Urology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 57:319-24. 2005
  10. ncbi How to decrease pain during transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy: a look at the literature
    Riccardo Autorino
    Urology Clinic, Second University, Department of Oncology, Federico II University, Vico Santo Spirito 54, 80132 Naples, Italy
    J Urol 174:2091-7. 2005

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Publications73

  1. ncbi Role of chemotherapy in hormone-refractory prostate cancer. Old issues, recent advances and new perspectives
    Ricardo Autorino
    Department of Urology, Second University, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Urol Int 70:1-14. 2003
    ..Further phase III studies are necessary to better evaluate the efficacy of the different regimens...
  2. doi Robot-assisted and laparoscopic repair of ureteropelvic junction obstruction: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA Urology Service, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Eur Urol 65:430-52. 2014
    ..Over the last two decades, minimally invasive treatment options for ureteropelvic junction obstruction (UPJO) have been developed and popularized...
  3. doi Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES): where are we going? A bibliometric assessment
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    BJU Int 111:11-6. 2013
    ..Since the first description of the concept of NOTES, >2000 clinical cases, irrespective of specialty, have been reported. NOTES remains a field of intense clinical and experimental research in various surgical specialities...
  4. doi Current status and future directions of robotic single-site surgery: a systematic review
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Eur Urol 63:266-80. 2013
    ..It has been postulated that robotic technology could be applied to LESS to overcome the current constraints...
  5. doi Public perception of "scarless" surgery: a critical analysis of the literature
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Urology 80:495-502. 2012
    ..With more information about the safety and reproducibility of LESS and NOTES, and with improved educational efforts, patients and physicians alike may feel more comfortable in widespread application of scarless surgery...
  6. doi Urological laparoendoscopic single site surgery: multi-institutional analysis of risk factors for conversion and postoperative complications
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Urol 187:1989-94. 2012
    ..We analyzed the incidence of and risk factors for complications and conversions in a large contemporary series of patients treated with urological laparoendoscopic single site surgery...
  7. doi What happens to the abstracts presented at the Societè Internationale d'Urologie meeting?
    Riccardo Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Urology 71:367-71. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi Orbital metastasis as a first indication of prostate cancer: a case report
    Riccardo Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:109-10. 2005
    ..A follow-up MRI scan at 6 months showed almost complete involution of the orbital metastatic process. However the disease subsequently progressed and the patient died 22 months after diagnosis...
  9. ncbi Neuroendocrine differentiation after neoadjuvant hormonal treatment in prostate cancer
    R Autorino
    Department of Urology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Urol Nefrol 57:319-24. 2005
    ..We evaluated whether there is an increase in NE differentiation during the course of NHT and whether the tumor relapse after radical surgery correlates with the extent of NE differentiation...
  10. ncbi How to decrease pain during transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy: a look at the literature
    Riccardo Autorino
    Urology Clinic, Second University, Department of Oncology, Federico II University, Vico Santo Spirito 54, 80132 Naples, Italy
    J Urol 174:2091-7. 2005
    ..There is growing interest among urologists on the need for decreasing pain during transrectal ultrasound (TRUS) guided prostate biopsy...
  11. ncbi The use of tamsulosin in the medical treatment of ureteral calculi: where do we stand?
    Riccardo Autorino
    Department of Urology, Second University, Naples, Italy
    Urol Res 33:460-4. 2005
    ..This selective alpha-blocker should therefore be included in the pharmacological regimen of patients when a conservative approach is considered in the treatment of ureteral lithiasis...
  12. ncbi Fate of abstracts presented at the World Congress of Endourology: are they followed by publication in peer-reviewed journals?
    Riccardo Autorino
    Urologic Clinic, Second University, Naples, Italy
    J Endourol 20:996-1001. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi Bipolar plasmakinetic technology for the treatment of symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia: evidence beyond marketing hype?
    Riccardo Autorino
    Urologic Clinic, Second University of Naples, Italy
    BJU Int 100:983-5. 2007
  14. ncbi Gynecomastia in patients with prostate cancer: update on treatment options
    R Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 9:109-14. 2006
    ..In this update article, recent advances in the management options for gynecomastia/breast pain caused by hormonal manipulation are reviewed and critically analyzed...
  15. ncbi The forgotten stent: late complication in a patient with neobladder
    Riccardo Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Naples, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 6:410-2. 2006
    ..Encrustation constitutes a serious complication of ureteral stent use and can result in difficult stent removal. We report the case of a patient with a retained ureteral stent for 3 years following a radical cystectomy...
  16. ncbi Are abstracts presented at the EAU meeting followed by publication in peer-reviewed journals? A critical analysis
    Riccardo Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Eur Urol 51:833-40; discussion 840. 2007
    ..Our goal was to assess the rate and time-course of peer-reviewed publication of abstracts presented at the European Association of Urology (EAU) Annual Meeting and to identify factors predictive of publication...
  17. doi Health related quality of life after radical cystectomy: comparison of ileal conduit to continent orthotopic neobladder
    R Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, AOU Policlinico, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 35:858-64. 2009
    ..To compare health related quality of life (HRQOL) between patients with two different types of urinary diversion, ileal conduit and orthotopic neobladder, and between them and an age-matched population of healthy subjects...
  18. ncbi Adrenal sparing surgery in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma: when is it possible?
    R Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli, Azienda Universitaria Policlinico, Piazza Miraglia, Naples, CAP 80138, Italy
    World J Urol 21:153-8. 2003
    ..However, radical nephrectomy, including removal of the ipsilateral adrenal gland, should be performed in patients with large, high risk tumors...
  19. ncbi Neuroendocrine immunophenotype as predictor of clinical recurrence in 110 patients with prostate cancer
    R Autorino
    Urology Clinic, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 20:765-70. 2007
    ..NE differentiation in clinically localized prostate cancer can be associated with failure after definitive surgical treatment, even if no conclusions can be drawn regarding its value as an independent prognostic factor...
  20. doi Four-year outcome of a prospective randomised trial comparing bipolar plasmakinetic and monopolar transurethral resection of the prostate
    Riccardo Autorino
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Eur Urol 55:922-9. 2009
    ..No data have been published on the midterm efficacy of bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)...
  21. doi Randomized clinical trials presented at the World Congress of Endourology: how is the quality of reporting?
    Riccardo Autorino
    Center for Laparoscopy and Robotics, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Endourol 24:2067-73. 2010
    ..To assess the quality of reporting of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) presented in abstract form at the annual World Congress of Endourology (WCE) and evaluate their course of subsequent publication...
  22. doi Laparoendoscopic single-site and natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery in urology: a critical analysis of the literature
    Riccardo Autorino
    Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Eur Urol 59:26-45. 2011
    ..Natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (NOTES) and laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS) have been developed to benefit patients by enabling surgeons to perform scarless surgery...
  23. doi Laparoendoscopic single-site repair of retrocaval ureter: first case report
    Riccardo Autorino
    Center for Laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Urology 76:1501-5. 2010
    ..We describe a case of retrocaval ureter treated with laparoendoscopic single-site surgery (LESS)...
  24. doi Current status and future perspectives in laparoendoscopic single-site and natural orifice transluminal endoscopic urological surgery
    Riccardo Autorino
    Center for Laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery, Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Int J Urol 17:410-31. 2010
    ..Further development of instrumentation and platforms is necessary for both techniques to become more widely adopted throughout the urological community...
  25. ncbi Recovery of erection after pelvic urologic surgery: our experience
    L Gallo
    Division of Urology, National Cancer Institute, Fondazione Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 17:484-93. 2005
    ..However, based on the data from the literature, there is a strong belief that such an approach will lead to an earlier recovery of EF than without rehabilitative treatment...
  26. ncbi Expression of proto-oncogene c-kit in high risk prostate cancer
    G Di Lorenzo
    Cattedra di Oncologia Medica, Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 30:987-92. 2004
    ..We determined whether c-kit proto-oncogene is expressed in prostate cancer and whether its expression is related with biochemical relapse in high risk localized prostate cancer patients...
  27. ncbi Expression of biomarkers modulating prostate cancer progression: implications in the treatment of the disease
    G Di Lorenzo
    Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 8:54-9. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi Prevalence of silent prostatic adenocarcinoma in 165 patients undergone cystoprostatectomy: a retrospective study
    L Cindolo
    Clinica Urologica, Universita di Napoli Federico II, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Oncol Rep 8:269-71. 2001
    ..7%) and 16 were in the group B (9%). The data suggest that systematic examination of the prostatic specimens should be performed in order to approach the real prevalence of silent PCa in adult population...
  29. ncbi Role of dynamic sentinel node biopsy in penile cancer: our experience
    S Perdona
    Department of Urology, IRCCS, National Cancer Institute, G Pascale Foundation, Naples, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 93:181-5. 2006
    ..We report our initial experience with a relatively new technique, the so-called "dynamic sentinel node biopsy", in patients with penile cancer...
  30. ncbi Are extended biopsies really necessary to improve prostate cancer detection?
    R Damiano
    Urologic Clinic, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Italy
    Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis 6:250-5. 2003
    ..This eight-biopsy scheme, including sampling in PZ and TZ toward the base, should be considered in an initial biopsy scheme to maintain a similar detection rate of an extensive biopsy scheme reducing the number of biopsies...
  31. ncbi Hormone-refractory prostate cancer: where are we going?
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Oncology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Drugs 67:1109-24. 2007
    ..Vaccine therapy offers an active immunological approach for combating malignancy in a targeted manner...
  32. ncbi Re: Fabio Calabrò and Cora N. Sternberg. Current indications for chemotherapy in prostate cancer patients. Eur urol 2007;51:17-26
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Eur Urol 52:613-4. 2007
  33. ncbi A new transportable shock-wave lithotripsy machine for managing urinary stones: a single-centre experience with a dual-focus lithotripter
    Marco De Sio
    Clinica Urologica, AOU Policlinico, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    BJU Int 100:1137-41. 2007
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of a transportable extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) machine, the Modulith SLX-F2(TM) (Storz Medical Italia, Rome, Italy), in the management of solitary urinary calculi...
  34. ncbi Re: Hooman Djaladat, Parvin Tajin, Pooya Payandemehr and Sara Alehashemi. Ureteral catheterization in uncomplicated ureterolithotripsy: a randomized, controlled trial. Eur Urol 2007;52:836-41
    Rocco Damiano
    Eur Urol 52:924-5; author reply 926. 2007
  35. ncbi Comparing two different ballistic intracorporeal lithotripters in the management of ureteral stones
    Marco De Sio
    Cattedra di Urologia, Azienda Universitaria Policlinico, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Urol Int 72:52-4. 2004
    ..In this paper we compare the clinical efficacy and features of these two ballistic lithotripters in the ureteroscopic treatment of ureteral stones...
  36. ncbi Clinicopathologic features of prostate adenocarcinoma incidentally discovered at the time of radical cystectomy: an evidence-based analysis
    Rocco Damiano
    Clinica Urologica, Università Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:648-57. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi Re: Abstracts presented at the American Urological Association Annual Meeting: determinants of subsequent peer reviewed publication: C. C. Hoag, D. S. Elterman and A. E. MacNeily. J Urol 2006; 176: 2624-2629. Re: Factors associated with the full publicati
    Riccardo Autorino
    J Urol 178:1124-5; author reply 1125. 2007
  38. ncbi Bladder-sparing, combined-modality approach for muscle-invasive bladder cancer: a multi-institutional, long-term experience
    Sisto Perdonà
    Comprehensive Urology Unit, National Tumor Institute, G Pascale Foundation, Naples, Italy
    Cancer 112:75-83. 2008
    ..The authors evaluated their long-term experience with combined-modality, conservative treatment in patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer...
  39. doi Modified supine versus prone position in percutaneous nephrolithotomy for renal stones treatable with a single percutaneous access: a prospective randomized trial
    Marco De Sio
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Naples, Italy
    Eur Urol 54:196-202. 2008
    ..To compare operative time, safety, and effectiveness of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in the supine versus prone position in a prospective randomized trial...
  40. doi Effect of tamsulosin in preventing ureteral stent-related morbidity: a prospective study
    Rocco Damiano
    Department of Urology, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Endourol 22:651-6. 2008
    ..We conducted a randomized study to evaluate the effect of tamsulosin in improving symptoms and quality of life (QoL) in patients with indwelling double-pigtail ureteral stents, using both generic and specific questionnaires...
  41. doi Re: Ureteral stenting and urinary stone management: a systematic review G. Haleblian, K. Kijvikai, J. de la Rosette and G. Preminger J Urol 2008; 179: 424-430
    Riccardo Autorino
    J Urol 180:1573. 2008
  42. ncbi Vesicourethral anastomosis during radical retropubic prostatectomy: does the number of sutures matter?
    Luigi Gallo
    Department of Urology, National Cancer Institute Pascale Foundation, Naples, Italy
    Urology 69:547-51. 2007
    ..To prospectively evaluate the outcome of radical retropubic prostatectomy using three different techniques of vesicourethral anastomosis (VUA), with a different number of sutures used during this surgical step...
  43. ncbi Docetaxel, vinorelbine, and zoledronic acid as first-line treatment in patients with hormone refractory prostate cancer: a phase II study
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Cattedra di Oncologia Medica, Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:1020-7. 2007
    ..The current study investigated the combination of docetaxel, vinorelbine, and zoledronic acid as a first-line treatment for HRPC...
  44. ncbi Thalidomide in combination with oral daily cyclophosphamide in patients with pretreated hormone refractory prostate cancer: a phase I clinical trial
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Cattedra di Oncologia Medica, Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Cancer Biol Ther 6:313-7. 2007
    ..This is a phase I study investigating the toxicity and the potential efficacy of thalidomide and oral cyclophosphamide in patients with hormone refractory prostate cancer (HRPC), previously treated with docetaxel-based regimens...
  45. ncbi The need to reduce patient discomfort during transrectal ultrasonography-guided prostate biopsy: what do we know?
    Marco De Sio
    Chair of Urology, Second University, 80132 Naples, Italy
    BJU Int 96:977-83. 2005
  46. ncbi Adrenalectomy: defining its role in the surgical treatment of renal cell carcinoma
    Marco De Sio
    Clinica Urologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Naples, Italy
    Urol Int 71:361-7. 2003
    ..We evaluated the characteristics of adrenal involvement and the accuracy of computerized tomography (CT) in the diagnosis of RCC, defining the real need for adrenalectomy during surgical treatment...
  47. ncbi Does the size of ureteral stent impact urinary symptoms and quality of life? A prospective randomized study
    Rocco Damiano
    Chair of Urology, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, via T Campanella 202, 88100 Catanzaro, CZ, Italy
    Eur Urol 48:673-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effect of stent diameter on patients' symptoms and quality of life (QoL) by using dedicated questionnaires...
  48. ncbi Renal cell carcinoma with solitary toe metastasis
    Sisto Perdonà
    Department of Urology, National Cancer Institute, I R C C S Fondazione G Pascale, Naples, Italy
    Int J Urol 12:401-4. 2005
    ..Thus, metastatic RCC should be included in the differential diagnosis of all enlarging cutaneous nodules, wherever they develop...
  49. ncbi Expanding applications of the access sheath to ureterolithotripsy of distal ureteral stones. A frustrating experience
    Marco De Sio
    Cattedra di Urologia, Azienda Universitaria Policlinico, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Urol Int 72:55-7. 2004
    ..An access sheath is now available and it facilitates ureteroscopy of the upper ureter. To answer the question whether its application could be expanded to the distal ureter is the aim of our paper...
  50. ncbi Efficacy of tamoxifen and radiotherapy for prevention and treatment of gynaecomastia and breast pain caused by bicalutamide in prostate cancer: a randomised controlled trial
    Sisto Perdonà
    Department of Urology, National Tumour Institute, G Pascale Foundation IRCSS, Naples, Italy
    Lancet Oncol 6:295-300. 2005
    ..We aimed to compare tamoxifen with radiotherapy for prevention and treatment of gynaecomastia, breast pain, or both during bicalutamide monotherapy for prostate cancer...
  51. ncbi HER-2/neu receptor in prostate cancer development and progression to androgen independence
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Tumori 90:163-70. 2004
    ..Finally, clinical trials are in progress in prostate cancer patients to test novel agents that selectively interfere with HER-2/neu activity...
  52. ncbi Stent positioning after ureteroscopy for urinary calculi: the question is still open
    Rocco Damiano
    Cattedra di Urologia, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Via T Campanella, 88100, Italy
    Eur Urol 46:381-7; discussion 387-8. 2004
    ..We conducted a study to assess the need for routine ureteral stenting after ureteroscopic stone removal using Lithoclast pneumatic intracorporeal lithotripsy...
  53. ncbi Gynecomastia and breast pain induced by adjuvant therapy with bicalutamide after radical prostatectomy in patients with prostate cancer: the role of tamoxifen and radiotherapy
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Vico Santo Spirito 54, 80132 Naples, Italy
    J Urol 174:2197-203. 2005
    ..Also, we evaluated their effects on patient hormonal status, quality of life (QOL), sexual function and prostate specific antigen relapse-free survival...
  54. ncbi Management of gynaecomastia in patients with prostate cancer: a systematic review
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Department of Endocrinology and Molecular and Clinical Oncology, Second University Naples, Naples, Italy
    Lancet Oncol 6:972-9. 2005
    ..In this review, management options for gynaecomastia caused by hormonal manipulation in patients with prostate cancer are discussed...
  55. ncbi Phase II trial of gemcitabine, prednisone, and zoledronic acid in pretreated patients with hormone refractory prostate cancer
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Urology 69:347-51. 2007
    ....
  56. ncbi Is there a standard chemotherapeutic regimen for hormone-refractory prostate cancer? Present and future approaches in the management of the disease
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Department of Oncology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Tumori 89:349-60. 2003
    ..In this article, recent advances in the treatment of hormone-refractory prostate cancer using chemotherapeutic regimens are critically reviewed...
  57. ncbi Bicalutamide-induced gynaecomastia: do we have the answer?
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Eur Urol 52:5-8. 2007
  58. ncbi NeuroD1 expression in human prostate cancer: can it contribute to neuroendocrine differentiation comprehension?
    Luca Cindolo
    Urology Unit, G Rummo Hospital, Benevento, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:1365-73. 2007
    ..The aim of the study is to investigate NeuroD1 expression and compare it with chromogranin-A, synaptophysin, and CD56 staining in human prostate cell lines and surgical specimens...
  59. ncbi Medical expulsive treatment of distal-ureteral stones using tamsulosin: a single-center experience
    Marco De Sio
    Department of Urology, Second University, Naples, Italy
    J Endourol 20:12-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of the addition of tamsulosin to our standard expulsive pharmacologic therapy for the treatment of distal-ureteral stones...
  60. ncbi Gyrus bipolar versus standard monopolar transurethral resection of the prostate: a randomized prospective trial
    Marco De Sio
    Department of Urology, Seconda Universita di Napoli, Naples, Italy
    Urology 67:69-72. 2006
    ..To compare bipolar plasmakinetic (PK) with standard monopolar transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)...
  61. ncbi Weekly docetaxel and vinorelbine (VIN-DOX) as first line treatment in patients with hormone refractory prostate cancer
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Cattedra di Oncologia Medica, Dipartimento di Endocrinologia ed Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Eur Urol 46:712-6. 2004
    ..The current study investigated the clinical benefit, the impact on biochemical and objective response and tolerability of weekly docetaxel with vinorelbine (VIN-DOX) in symptomatic patients with hormone refractory prostate cancer (HRPC)...
  62. ncbi External beam radiotherapy in bone metastatic prostate cancer: impact on patients' pain relief and quality of life
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Cattedra di Oncologia Medica, Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Oncol Rep 10:399-404. 2003
    ..Minimal side effects were experienced and QoL improved as shown by the results of the specific questionnaire...
  63. ncbi Expression of epidermal growth factor receptor correlates with disease relapse and progression to androgen-independence in human prostate cancer
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Cattedra di Oncologia Medica, Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 8:3438-44. 2002
    ..We investigated EGFR and c-erbB-2 expression in primary androgen-dependent and in advanced androgen-independent prostate cancer and their potential role as markers of disease progression...
  64. ncbi Standard versus hydrophilic catheterization in the adjuvant treatment of patients with superficial bladder cancer
    Luca Cindolo
    Department of Urology, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Urol Int 73:19-22. 2004
    ....
  65. ncbi FOLFOX-4 in pre-treated patients with advanced transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder
    Giuseppe Di Lorenzo
    Dipartimento di Endocrinologia e Oncologia Molecolare e Clinica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Naples, Italy
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 34:747-50. 2004
    ..We conducted a study using FOLFOX-4 (oxaliplatin, fluorouracil, folinic acid) in pre-treated advanced bladder cancer patients...
  66. ncbi Randomized placebo-controlled study of periprostatic local anaesthetic for transrectal ultrasound-guided prostate biopsy
    Rocco Damiano
    Clinica Urologica, Università degli Studi Magna Graecia di Catanzaro, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 76:163-6. 2004
  67. doi Re: Iori F, Franco G, Leonardo C, et al. Bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate: clinical and urodynamic evaluation (Urology 2008;71:252-255)
    Riccardo Autorino
    Urology 72:462-3. 2008
  68. ncbi A case of renal melanoma metastasis: description of clinico-pathological features
    Sisto Perdonà
    UOC Urologia, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Fondazione G Pascale, Napoli, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 79:161-3. 2007
    ..Patient refused standard systemic chemotherapy/immunotherapy and was treated with sunitinib. At 6 months disease progression was observed...
  69. ncbi Fourth generation lithotripter: do we have a new benchmark for comparison?
    Riccardo Autorino
    BJU Int 101:644. 2008
  70. ncbi Emergency ureteroscopic management of ureteral stones: why not?
    Luis Osorio
    Department of Urology, Santo Antonio General Hospital, Oporto, Portugal
    Urology 69:27-31; discussion 31-3. 2007
    ..To describe a single-center experience in the emergency ureteroscopic management of ureteral stones...
  71. ncbi Primary diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the testis: a case-report
    Maria Gaetana Lamendola
    Istituto di Anatomia Patologica, Seconda Universita degli Studi, Napoli, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 79:33-5. 2007
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    Department of Experimental and Clinic Medicine, Magna Graecia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Urol Int 69:136-40. 2002
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