B Carpiniello

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Reliability, validity and acceptability of the WHOQOL-Bref in a sample of Italian psychiatric outpatients
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:228-32. 2006
  2. pmc Delusional infestation in a patient with renal failure, metabolic syndrome, and chronic cerebrovascular disease treated with aripiprazole: a case report
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Section of Psychiatry and Psychiatric Clinic, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Case Report Med 2011:103652. 2011
  3. pmc Gender differences in remission and recovery of schizophrenic and schizoaffective patients: preliminary results of a prospective cohort study
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Section of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Liguria Street 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Schizophr Res Treatment 2012:576369. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Mental disorders in patients with metabolic syndrome. The key role of central obesity
    B Carpiniello
    Department of Public Health, Clinical and Molecular Medicine Section of Psychiatry and Psychiatric Clinic, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 17:e259-66. 2012
  5. pmc Does duration of untreated psychosis predict very long term outcome of schizophrenic disorders? results of a retrospective study
    Diego Primavera
    Department of Public Health, Section of Psychiatry and Psychiatric Clinic, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 11:21. 2012
  6. pmc Efficacy of physical activity in the adjunctive treatment of major depressive disorders: preliminary results
    Alessandra Pilu
    Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Porcell 4, 09100 Cagliari, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 3:8. 2007
  7. pmc Validity and reliability of the Structured Clinical Interview for the Trauma and Loss Spectrum (SCI-TALS)
    Liliana Dell'Osso
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnologies, University of Pisa, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 4:2. 2008
  8. pmc Social Phobia in an Italian region: do Italian studies show lower frequencies than community surveys conducted in other European countries?
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 4:31. 2004
  9. pmc The link between thyroid autoimmunity (antithyroid peroxidase autoantibodies) with anxiety and mood disorders in the community: a field of interest for public health in the future
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Department of Public Health, Division of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 4:25. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Mass-media, violence and mental illness. Evidence from some Italian newspapers
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Department of Mental Health, Section of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 16:251-5. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Reliability, validity and acceptability of the WHOQOL-Bref in a sample of Italian psychiatric outpatients
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:228-32. 2006
  2. pmc Delusional infestation in a patient with renal failure, metabolic syndrome, and chronic cerebrovascular disease treated with aripiprazole: a case report
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Section of Psychiatry and Psychiatric Clinic, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Case Report Med 2011:103652. 2011
    ..We report a case of a 72-year-old patient affected by delusional infestation associated with severe renal failure, metabolic syndrome, hypertensive cardiopathy, and chronic cerebrovascular disease...
  3. pmc Gender differences in remission and recovery of schizophrenic and schizoaffective patients: preliminary results of a prospective cohort study
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Section of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Liguria Street 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Schizophr Res Treatment 2012:576369. 2012
    ..Overall findings from the paper support the hypothesis of a better outcome of the disorders in women, even in the very long term...
  4. doi request reprint Mental disorders in patients with metabolic syndrome. The key role of central obesity
    B Carpiniello
    Department of Public Health, Clinical and Molecular Medicine Section of Psychiatry and Psychiatric Clinic, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 17:e259-66. 2012
    ..The Authors sought to evaluate current prevalence of mental disorders in patients affected by metabolic syndrome compared with patients affected by central obesity alone...
  5. pmc Does duration of untreated psychosis predict very long term outcome of schizophrenic disorders? results of a retrospective study
    Diego Primavera
    Department of Public Health, Section of Psychiatry and Psychiatric Clinic, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 11:21. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  6. pmc Efficacy of physical activity in the adjunctive treatment of major depressive disorders: preliminary results
    Alessandra Pilu
    Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Porcell 4, 09100 Cagliari, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 3:8. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to confirm the efficacy of the adjunctive physical activity in the treatment of major depressive disorders, with a long term follow up (8 months)...
  7. pmc Validity and reliability of the Structured Clinical Interview for the Trauma and Loss Spectrum (SCI-TALS)
    Liliana Dell'Osso
    Department of Psychiatry, Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Biotechnologies, University of Pisa, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 4:2. 2008
    ..An additional condition of complicated grief (CG), well described in the literature, is triggered by bereavement...
  8. pmc Social Phobia in an Italian region: do Italian studies show lower frequencies than community surveys conducted in other European countries?
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 4:31. 2004
    ..5% to 16.0%. The aim of this study was to assess the frequency of SP in Sardinia (Italy) in order to verify the evidence of a lower frequency of SP in Italy observed in previous studies (from 1.0% to 3.1%)...
  9. pmc The link between thyroid autoimmunity (antithyroid peroxidase autoantibodies) with anxiety and mood disorders in the community: a field of interest for public health in the future
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Department of Public Health, Division of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 4:25. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Mass-media, violence and mental illness. Evidence from some Italian newspapers
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Department of Mental Health, Section of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 16:251-5. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint [Schizophrenia, obesity and pharmacotherapy-associated weight gain]
    B Carpiniello
    Clinica Psichiatrica, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria e Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Sezione di Psichiatria, Universita di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italia
    Clin Ter 159:299-306. 2008
    ..To examine this possibility the authors compared the distribution of Body Mass Index and of Abdominal Obesity among an outpatient sample of schizophrenics, comparing their data with those of the Italian population as a whole...
  12. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and quality of life in obese patients. Results from a case-control study
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Department of Public Health, Section of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Int J Psychiatry Med 39:63-78. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Impulsivity and aggressiveness in bipolar disorder with co-morbid borderline personality disorder
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 188:40-4. 2011
    ..6 times higher than in BD/OPD patients. The results of our study suggest that patients with co-morbid BD and BPD are more impulsive and aggressive. Furthermore, this co-morbid condition may be a risk factor for suicidality...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical and psychosocial outcome of patients affected by panic disorder with or without agoraphobia: results from a naturalistic follow-up study
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Department of Public Health Section of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria, 13 09127, Cagliari, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 17:394-8. 2002
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint [Effectiveness of antipsychotics in schizophrenia and related disorders. Results of a naturalistic study]
    B Carpiniello
    Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Sezione di Psichiatria, Universita di Cagliari, Italia
    Clin Ter 162:331-41. 2011
    ..The present study aims to evaluate effectiveness of antipsychotics in a cohort of chronic outpatients affected by schizophrenia and related disorders...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Survey of five years psychiatric consultations in a university general hospital]
    B Carpiniello
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Sezione di Psichiatria, Universita di Cagliari, Via Liguria 13 09127 Cagliari
    Clin Ter 153:85-91. 2002
    ..6% of cases. Approx. 60% of patients were prescribed psychoactive drugs; 50% received psychological support...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mental disorders in obese patients with and without metabolic syndrome
    B Carpiniello
    Dept of Public Health Section of Psychiatry and Psychiatric Clinic, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Int J Psychiatry Med 42:369-75. 2011
    ..The authors sought to evaluate lifetime prevalence of mental disorders in patients affected by metabolic syndrome compared with patients affected by central obesity alone...
  18. doi request reprint Obesity, alexithymia and psychopathology: a case-control study
    F Pinna
    Department of Public Health, Section of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 16:e164-70. 2011
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate this relationship in a clinical sample of patients attending a centre for the diagnosis and treatment of obesity compared to a matched sample of non-obese subjects...
  19. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive gabapentin in patients with intellectual disability and bipolar spectrum disorders
    M G Carta
    Psychiatric Unit, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Intellect Disabil Res 45:139-45. 2001
    ..The promising results obtained with GBP suggest the need for further trials. Adjunctive GBP may become an alternative treatment approach for patients with ID in whom traditional mood-stabilizing agents have frequent contraindications...
  20. ncbi request reprint Could health care costs for depression be decreased if the disorder were correctly diagnosed and treated?
    M G Carta
    Psychiatric Unit, Dept of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127, Cagliari, Italy
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:490-2. 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in Sardinian immigrants to Paris: a comparison with Parisians and Sardinians resident in Sardinia
    M G Carta
    Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:112-7. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Depression and social change. From transcultural psychiatry to a constructivist model
    M G Carta
    Unità di Psichiatria, Dipartimento di Salute Pubblica, Universita di Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 10:46-58. 2001
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Obesity and psychopathology. A study of psychiatric comorbidity among patients attending a specialist obesity unit
    Bernardo Carpiniello
    Department of Public Health, Section of Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 18:119-27. 2009
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint [Sexual dysfunctions and bipolar disorder: a study of patients submitted to a long- term lithium treatment]
    C Zuncheddu
    Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Sezione di Psichiatria, Universita di Cagliari, Italia
    Clin Ter 157:419-24. 2006
    ..Lithium is a first-line long-term treatment for mood disorders, primarily bipolar disorder; unfortunately, there are a limited number of studies specifically concerning sexual side effects in patients on long-term lithium treatment...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Tardive dyskinesia: review of the literature]
    M G Carta
    Divisione di Psichiatria, Dipartimento di igiene e sanità pubblica, Universita di Cagliari, Italia
    Clin Ter 155:127-33. 2004
    ..TD is considered an important issue for public health for its invalidating characteristics. An extensive review of the literature on studies concerning efficacious treatments for TD has been carried out...
  26. ncbi request reprint The use of tiagabine in affective disorders
    M G Carta
    Psychiatric Unit, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 35:33-4. 2002
    ..More rapid titration schemes may lead to severe complications. TGB may be an option as an adjunct long-term treatment approach in refractory patients, but further studies are clearly needed to support this...
  27. ncbi request reprint Case control study on health-related quality of life in adult coeliac disease
    P Usai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Psychiatry, Cagliari University, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 34:547-52. 2002
    ..To evaluate whether health-related quality of life in adult coeliac disease is related to: 1) adhesion to gluten-free diet; 2) manifestation of clinical features; and 3) associated diseases...
  28. ncbi request reprint Recurrent brief depression in celiac disease
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 1309127, Cagliari, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 55:573-4. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Is recurrent brief depression an expression of mood spectrum disorders in young people? Results of a large community sample
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127, Cagliari, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 253:149-53. 2003
    ..Further epidemiological and clinical studies of RBD are warranted in order to develop specific treatments and prevention strategies...
  30. ncbi request reprint Association between panic disorder, major depressive disorder and celiac disease: a possible role of thyroid autoimmunity
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 53:789-93. 2002
    ..To evaluate the association between celiac disease and specific anxiety and depressive disorders and to identify potential common pathogenetic links, with particular regard to thyroid function and autoimmunity...
  31. ncbi request reprint Exposure to aircraft noise and risk of psychiatric disorders: the Elmas survey--aircraft noise and psychiatric disorders
    Maria Carolina Hardoy
    Division of Psychiatry, Dept of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127 Cagliari, Italy
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:24-6. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorders, and at-risk drinking in patients affected by a mood disorder, in Cagliari, Italy: sensitivity and specificity of different questionnaires
    Roberta Agabio
    Bernard B Brodie Department of Neuroscience, University of Cagliari, Viale Diaz, 182 I 09126 Cagliari, Italy
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:575-81. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint [Interferon-alpha-induced psychiatric side effects in patients with chronic viral hepatitis: a prospective, observational, controlled study]
    M Germana Orrù
    Clinica Psichiatrica, Universita degli Studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 14:145-53. 2005
    ..They also examined the psychopharmacological management of the interferon-alpha-induced psychiatric side effects...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Psychotropic drug use in a sample of general population in the Sardinia region]
    Mauro Giovanni Carta
    Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica, Sezione di Psichiatria, Universita degli Studi di Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09123 Cagliari
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 12:287-92. 2003
    ..To present the results of an epidemiologic research about psychotropic drug use in Sardinia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Interferon alfa-induced adverse effects in patients with a psychiatric diagnosis
    Carmine M Pariante
    N Engl J Med 347:148-9. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint Impairment in visual and spatial perception in schizophrenia and delusional disorder
    Maria Carolina Hardoy
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 127:163-6. 2004
    ..Significantly better performance was seen in the normal subjects than in the schizophrenic and delusional patients. Delusional patients, in turn, showed better performance than the schizophrenic patients...