Giuseppe Bellelli

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes at 12 months in a population of elderly patients discharged from a rehabilitation unit
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:55-64. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Does cognitive performance affect physical therapy regimen after hip fracture surgery?
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit, RACU, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Via Aselli 14, 26100 Cremona, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:119-24. 2007
  3. pmc Predictors of rehospitalization among elderly patients admitted to a rehabilitation hospital: the role of polypharmacy, functional status, and length of stay
    Alessandro Morandi
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care Hospital Ancelle, Cremona, Italy Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy Center for Quality Aging, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:761-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Subcortical vascular lesions predict falls at 12 months in elderly patients discharged from a rehabilitation ward
    Fabio Guerini
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit Ancelle della Carità Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1522-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Moderate to severe depressive symptoms and rehabilitation outcome in older adults with hip fracture
    Sara Morghen
    Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:1136-43. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of older adults with hip fracture: cognitive function and walking abilities
    Sara Morghen
    Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1497-502. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of nonagenarian patients after rehabilitation following hip fracture surgery
    Tiziana Torpilliesi
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:81.e1-5. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and one year mortality among elderly patients discharged from a rehabilitation ward after orthopaedic surgery of the lower limbs
    Fabio Guerini
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care Ancelle della Carità Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    Behav Neurol 23:117-21. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms combined with dementia affect 12-months survival in elderly patients after rehabilitation post-hip fracture surgery
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit, Ancelle della Carità Hospital Cremona, Brescia, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:1073-7. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The effect of poststroke delirium on short-term outcomes of elderly patients undergoing rehabilitation
    Renato Turco
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 26:63-8. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes at 12 months in a population of elderly patients discharged from a rehabilitation unit
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:55-64. 2008
    ..The RACU is a relatively new setting of care providing intensive rehabilitation and clinical support to elderly with highly heterogeneous reasons for admission...
  2. ncbi request reprint Does cognitive performance affect physical therapy regimen after hip fracture surgery?
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit, RACU, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Via Aselli 14, 26100 Cremona, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:119-24. 2007
    ..To evaluate whether and which clinical factors affect the regimen of physical therapy (PT) treatment in elderly patients after hip fracture (HF)...
  3. pmc Predictors of rehospitalization among elderly patients admitted to a rehabilitation hospital: the role of polypharmacy, functional status, and length of stay
    Alessandro Morandi
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care Hospital Ancelle, Cremona, Italy Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy Center for Quality Aging, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:761-7. 2013
    ..Nonetheless, we have limited information on unplanned rehospitalizations and the related risk factors in elderly patients admitted to in-hospital rehabilitation facilities after an acute hospitalization...
  4. ncbi request reprint Subcortical vascular lesions predict falls at 12 months in elderly patients discharged from a rehabilitation ward
    Fabio Guerini
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit Ancelle della Carità Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1522-7. 2008
    ..To test whether subcortical vascular lesions are associated with falls in elderly patients with gait disorder discharged from a rehabilitation ward...
  5. doi request reprint Moderate to severe depressive symptoms and rehabilitation outcome in older adults with hip fracture
    Sara Morghen
    Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:1136-43. 2011
    ..To evaluate if depressive symptoms affect recovery of walking ability and 1-year institutionalization or mortality in older adults who underwent post-hip fracture (HF) surgery rehabilitation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of older adults with hip fracture: cognitive function and walking abilities
    Sara Morghen
    Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1497-502. 2011
    ..To investigate the association between baseline cognitive function and the achievement of walking independence and its maintenance at 1 year in a population of older adults who underwent post-hip fracture (HF) surgery rehabilitation...
  7. doi request reprint Outcomes of nonagenarian patients after rehabilitation following hip fracture surgery
    Tiziana Torpilliesi
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:81.e1-5. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and one year mortality among elderly patients discharged from a rehabilitation ward after orthopaedic surgery of the lower limbs
    Fabio Guerini
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care Ancelle della Carità Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    Behav Neurol 23:117-21. 2010
    ..In conclusions this study suggests that severe depressive symptoms on admission predicts 1-year mortality in elderly patients discharged from a post-acute care unit after orthopaedic rehabilitation...
  9. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms combined with dementia affect 12-months survival in elderly patients after rehabilitation post-hip fracture surgery
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit, Ancelle della Carità Hospital Cremona, Brescia, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:1073-7. 2008
    ..To assess whether the association of depression and dementia affects 12-month survival of elderly patients after rehabilitation post-hip fracture (HF) surgery...
  10. doi request reprint The effect of poststroke delirium on short-term outcomes of elderly patients undergoing rehabilitation
    Renato Turco
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 26:63-8. 2013
    ..We retrospectively assessed the prevalence of delirium in elderly patients undergoing poststroke rehabilitation and its association with short-term outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Are fluctuations in motor performance a diagnostic sign of delirium?
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:578-83. 2011
    ..Although delirium is known as a mental disorder, recent evidence suggests that it is associated with short- and long-term impairment of functional status...
  12. ncbi request reprint Delirium superimposed on dementia predicts 12-month survival in elderly patients discharged from a postacute rehabilitation facility
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Uni, t Ancelle della Carità Hospital, Via Aselli 14, Cremona and Geriatric Research Group, via Romanino 1, Brescia, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:1306-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess 12-month survival in patients with DSD and matched groups with dementia alone, delirium alone, or neither delirium nor dementia...
  13. pmc Delirium superimposed on dementia strongly predicts worse outcomes in older rehabilitation inpatients
    Alessandro Morandi
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care of the Ancelle Hospital, Cremona, Italy Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:349-54. 2014
    ..The study aim was to evaluate the association between DSD and related adverse outcomes at discharge from rehabilitation and at 1-year follow-up in older inpatients undergoing rehabilitation...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical instability as a predictor of negative outcomes among elderly patients admitted to a rehabilitation ward
    Fabio Guerini
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit Ancelle della Carità Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:443-8. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Subcortical vascular lesions and functional recovery in older patients with gait disorders
    Fabio Guerini
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Via Aselli, 14 I 26100 Cremona, Italy
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 45:87-96. 2007
    ..002 for trend). The study shows that SVLs is a predictor of functional recovery in elderly patients with GD-ME...
  16. doi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid tau in frontotemporal lobar degeneration: clinical, neuroimaging, and prognostic correlates
    Barbara Borroni
    The Centre for Ageing Brain and Neurodegenerative Disorders, Neurology Unit, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 23:505-12. 2011
    ..Further studies aimed at defining the biological underpinnings of these findings are warranted...
  17. ncbi request reprint Blunted reduction in night-time blood pressure is associated with cognitive deterioration in subjects with long-standing hypertension
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation Unit, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    Blood Press Monit 9:71-6. 2004
    ..Data about the relationship of blunted reduction of night-time blood pressure (BP) with cognitive deterioration (CD) are conflicting. This study aims to explore this possible association in elderly people with long-standing hypertension...
  18. pmc Validation of the 4AT, a new instrument for rapid delirium screening: a study in 234 hospitalised older people
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Milano Bicocca and S Gerardo Hospital, Geriatric Clinic, Monza, Italy Geriatric Research Group, via Romanino 1, Brescia, Italy
    Age Ageing 43:496-502. 2014
    ..to evaluate the performance of the 4 'A's Test (4AT) in screening for delirium in older patients. The 4AT is a new test for rapid screening of delirium in routine clinical practice...
  19. ncbi request reprint White matter changes in corticobasal degeneration syndrome and correlation with limb apraxia
    Barbara Borroni
    Department of Neurology, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Arch Neurol 65:796-801. 2008
    ..The structural abnormalities related to a key feature of CBDS (limb apraxia) are unknown...
  20. doi request reprint Action observation treatment improves recovery of postsurgical orthopedic patients: evidence for a top-down effect?
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:1489-94. 2010
    ..To assess whether action observation treatment (AOT) may also improve motor recovery in postsurgical orthopedic patients, in addition to conventional physiotherapy...
  21. doi request reprint Progranulin genetic variations in frontotemporal lobar degeneration: evidence for low mutation frequency in an Italian clinical series
    Barbara Borroni
    Department of Neurology, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Neurogenetics 9:197-205. 2008
    ..In conclusion, this study supports a lower frequency of PGRN mutations amongst FTLD patients in Italy compared to literature data and further underlies the genetic heterogeneity of FTLD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Extrapyramidal symptoms in Frontotemporal Dementia: prevalence and clinical correlations
    Alessandro Padovani
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 422:39-42. 2007
    ..Careful description of the spectrum of presentation of FTD may be of help for further understanding the underpinnings of the disease...
  23. ncbi request reprint Results of a multi-level therapeutic approach for Alzheimer's disease subjects in the "real world" (CRONOS project): a 36-week follow-up study
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Rehabilitation Unit, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, 26100 Cremona, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 17:54-61. 2005
    ..In this paper we present the results of this approach in a large population of AD subjects followed for 36 weeks by 14 AEUs in Eastern Lombardy, Italy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Subcortical vascular lesions predict functional recovery after rehabilitation in patients with L-dopa refractory parkinsonism
    Fabio Guerini
    Rehabilitation Unit Ancelle della Carità Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:252-6. 2004
    ..To identify predictors of functional recovery after an intensive rehabilitation training in patients with gait disturbances and refractory parkinsonism...
  25. doi request reprint Clinical complexity and Occam's razor: navigating between Scylla and Charibdy of the geriatric practice. A case of secondary hypertension in a very old patient
    Renato Turco
    Rehabilitation and Aged Care Unit, Ancelle della Carita Hospital, Cremona, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:281-2. 2009
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Is frontotemporal lobar degeneration a rare disorder? Evidence from a preliminary study in Brescia county, Italy
    Barbara Borroni
    Department of Neurology, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 19:111-6. 2010
    ..FTLD is a more common form of dementia than previously recognized. Our results claimed that FTLD is not only an early-onset disorder, but it is frequent in advanced age as well...
  27. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of music therapy in the treatment of behavioral and psychiatric symptoms of dementia
    Alfredo Raglio
    Sospiro Foundation, Sospiro, Cremona, Italy
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:158-62. 2008
    ..Music therapy (MT) has been proposed as valid approach for behavioral and psychologic symptoms (BPSD) of dementia. However, studies demonstrating the effectiveness of this approach are lacking...
  28. ncbi request reprint Duration of postoperative delirium is an independent predictor of 6-month mortality in older adults after hip fracture
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy Geriatric Unit, S Gerardo Hospital, Monza, Italy Geriatric Research Group, Brescia, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1335-40. 2014
    ..To evaluate the association between number of days with delirium and 6-month mortality in elderly adults after hip fracture surgery...
  29. pmc Tools to detect delirium superimposed on dementia: a systematic review
    Alessandro Morandi
    Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Hospital Ancelle, Cremona, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:2005-13. 2012
    ..To identify valid tools to diagnose delirium superimposed on dementia...
  30. doi request reprint Delirium and costs of informal home care
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Arch Intern Med 168:1717. 2008
  31. ncbi request reprint Geriatric pocket guide and geriatricians in the rehabilitation of older patients
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:846. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint Feeding tube use in Italian nursing homes: the role of cultural factors
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:87-8. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Rehospitalization and transfers to nursing facilities in elderly patients after hip fracture surgery
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1443-5. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Subcortical vascular disease detected with computed tomography and 1-year physical decline in high-functioning older adults
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1841-2. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular disease and executive dysfunction in geriatric depression
    Elena Lucchi
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:1606. 2005
  36. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of older people admitted to postacute facilities with delirium
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:380-1. 2006
  37. ncbi request reprint Body weight-supported treadmill in the physical rehabilitation of severely demented subjects after hip fracture: a case report
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:717-8. 2006
  38. doi request reprint C-reactive protein levels and delirium in a rehabilitation ward
    Salvatore Speciale
    Age Ageing 37:122-3. 2008
  39. doi request reprint Composition of the rehabilitation team in postacute care
    Giuseppe Bellelli
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:794. 2008
  40. ncbi request reprint High tech and high touch
    Renzo Rozzini
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:94. 2004