M Bortolotti

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A novel antireflux device based on magnets
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 48, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Biomech 39:564-7. 2006
  2. doi request reprint A novel magnetic device to prevent fecal incontinence (preliminary study)
    Mauro Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 23:499-501. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Effect of a balanced mixture of dietary fibers on gastric emptying, intestinal transit and body weight
    Mauro Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:221-6. 2008
  4. doi request reprint A novel endoesophageal magnetic device to prevent gastroesophageal reflux
    Mauro Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 48, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Surg Endosc 23:885-9. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of gastric emptying delay
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna Bologna, Italy
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 55:345-77. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Effect of red pepper on symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome: preliminary study
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 48, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 56:3288-95. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of sildenafil on esophageal motility of normal subjects
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 46:2301-6. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of sildenafil on esophageal motility of patients with idiopathic achalasia
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Gastroenterology 118:253-7. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Dose-related stimulatory effect of clarithromycin on interdigestive gastroduodenal motility
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Digestion 62:31-7. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Sildenafil inhibits gastroduodenal motility
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 15:157-61. 2001

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint A novel antireflux device based on magnets
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 48, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Biomech 39:564-7. 2006
    ..We tried to settle this problem with a magnetic device that should be applied to the distal end of the esophagus...
  2. doi request reprint A novel magnetic device to prevent fecal incontinence (preliminary study)
    Mauro Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 23:499-501. 2008
    ..In this research we propose an original magnetic device to strengthen the hypo-atonic anal sphincter and prevent fecal incontinence...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of a balanced mixture of dietary fibers on gastric emptying, intestinal transit and body weight
    Mauro Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Nutr Metab 52:221-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to test a mixture of dietary fibers expressly chosen to decrease their negative properties and strengthen their positive effects...
  4. doi request reprint A novel endoesophageal magnetic device to prevent gastroesophageal reflux
    Mauro Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 48, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Surg Endosc 23:885-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate the possibility of reinforcing lower esophageal sphincter (LES) tone by implanting endoluminally a magnetic device...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of gastric emptying delay
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna Bologna, Italy
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 55:345-77. 2009
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  6. doi request reprint Effect of red pepper on symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome: preliminary study
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 48, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 56:3288-95. 2011
    ..Abdominal pain, that characterizes irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) together with bloating and disordered defecation, is mainly related to a visceral hypersensitivity due to an increase of TRPV(1) nociceptive nerve fiber activity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of sildenafil on esophageal motility of normal subjects
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 46:2301-6. 2001
    ..In conclusion, sildenafil markedly inhibits the motor activity of the esophageal musculature by decreasing LES pressure, wave amplitude, and propagation velocity and increasing the onset latency of pressure waves...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of sildenafil on esophageal motility of patients with idiopathic achalasia
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Gastroenterology 118:253-7. 2000
    ..We investigated if sildenafil possesses a similar effect on the esophageal musculature of patients with achalasia, where there is an impairment of nitric oxide production similar to that of functional impotence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dose-related stimulatory effect of clarithromycin on interdigestive gastroduodenal motility
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Digestion 62:31-7. 2000
    ..The effect on interdigestive gastroduodenal motility of different doses of clarithromycin, an antibiotic commonly used for Helicobacter pylori eradication, has been investigated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sildenafil inhibits gastroduodenal motility
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 15:157-61. 2001
    ..Sildenafil shows an intense and prolonged inhibitory effect on the smooth muscle cells of corpus cavernosum arterioles by blocking phosphodiesterase-type 5, which inactivates the nitric oxide-stimulated cyclic guanosine monophosphate...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of oral clarithromycin and amoxycillin on interdigestive gastrointestinal motility of patients with functional dyspepsia and Helicobacter pylori gastritis
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 12:1021-5. 1998
    ..Because this treatment, which lasts 1-2 weeks, is frequently associated with gastrointestinal symptoms, we investigated the effects of these antibiotics on gastrointestinal motility...
  12. ncbi request reprint Interdigestive gastroduodenal motor activity in subjects with increased gastric acid secretion
    M Bortolotti
    1st Medical Clinic, University of Bologna, Italy
    Digestion 41:156-60. 1988
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  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of clarithromycin on esophageal motility
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Dis Esophagus 13:231-3. 2000
    ..Group B, but not group A, showed a wave amplitude and duration significantly higher than that of group C. In conclusion, CLA is able to stimulate LES tone and esophageal contractions with a dose-related effect...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dilated intercellular spaces as a marker of oesophageal damage: comparative results in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease with or without bile reflux
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 18:525-32. 2003
    ..The dilation of oesophageal intercellular spaces, clearly apparent in transmission electron microscopy images, is a marker of cellular damage induced by acid...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of Sildenafil on hypertensive lower oesophageal sphincter
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 32:682-5. 2002
    ..We investigated whether this effect of Sildenafil is also displayed on the muscles of the hypertensive lower oesophageal sphincter (LES)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Abnormal esophagocardiac reflex in patients with non-cardiac chest pain
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Dis Esophagus 14:57-9. 2001
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  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of a mineral water on gastric emptying of patients with idiopathic dyspepsia
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Clin Pharmacol Res 19:53-6. 1999
    ..In conclusion, this mineral water stimulates gastric emptying. Further studies are needed on the possible role of this water in the management of chronic idiopathic dyspepsia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Natural history of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: the neglected factor
    M Bortolotti
    Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Bologna, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 38:1204-8. 2003
    ..Research on the kind and degree of mucosal defects in patients with GORD should receive more attention and because it may help to clarify the laws that govern the GORD evolution...
  19. ncbi request reprint The treatment of functional dyspepsia with red pepper
    M Bortolotti
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 48, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 16:1075-82. 2002
    ..To decrease the intensity of dyspeptic symptoms by impairing the visceral nociceptive C-type fibres with capsaicin, contained in red pepper powder...
  20. ncbi request reprint Interdigestive gastroduodenal motility in duodenal ulcer: role of gastric acid hypersecretion
    M Bortolotti
    First Medical Clinic, University of Bologna, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 84:17-21. 1989
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  21. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnoea is improved by a prolonged treatment of gastrooesophageal reflux with omeprazole
    M Bortolotti
    Policlinico S Orsola, Gastrointestinal and Internal Medicine Department, Via Massarenti 9, Bologna 40138, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:78-81. 2006
    ..However, we believe that gastrooesophageal reflux on its part may favour or aggravate the apnoea attacks...
  22. pmc Clinical and biological efficacy of preservative-free NAAGA eye-drops versus levocabastine eye-drops in vernal keratoconjunctivitis patients
    A Leonardi
    Clinica Oculistica, Department of Neuroscience, Ophthalmology Unit, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Br J Ophthalmol 91:1662-6. 2007
    ..This comparative and randomised pilot study assessed the clinical and biological efficacy of Naaxia Sine(R) eye-drops versus levocabastine eye-drops in the treatment of vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC)...