A Albanese

Summary

Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review on the diagnosis and treatment of primary (idiopathic) dystonia and dystonia plus syndromes: report of an EFNS/MDS-ES Task Force
    A Albanese
    Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 13:433-44. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Outcome predictors, efficacy and safety of Botox and Dysport in the long-term treatment of hemifacial spasm
    A R Bentivoglio
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italia
    Eur J Neurol 16:392-8. 2009
  3. pmc Phenomenology and classification of dystonia: a consensus update
    Alberto Albanese
    Department of Neurology, Catholic University, Milan, Italy
    Mov Disord 28:863-73. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Dystonia rating scales: critique and recommendations
    Alberto Albanese
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Italy Neurologia I, Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Mov Disord 28:874-83. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Diagnostic issues in childhood and adult dystonia
    Stefania Lalli
    Neurologia I, Fondazione Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria, 11, 20133 Milano, Italy 02 2394 2552 02 2394 2539
    Expert Opin Med Diagn 5:483-500. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Update on dystonia
    Alberto Albanese
    Neurologia I, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Italy
    Curr Opin Neurol 25:483-90. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Treatment of motor and non-motor features of Parkinson's disease with deep brain stimulation
    Alfonso Fasano
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Lancet Neurol 11:429-42. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint The PINK1 phenotype can be indistinguishable from idiopathic Parkinson disease
    A Albanese
    National Neurologic Institute Carlo Besta, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy
    Neurology 64:1958-60. 2005
  9. doi request reprint EFNS guidelines on diagnosis and treatment of primary dystonias
    A Albanese
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:5-18. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Is this dystonia?
    Alberto Albanese
    First Neurology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Mov Disord 24:1725-31. 2009

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Publications61

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review on the diagnosis and treatment of primary (idiopathic) dystonia and dystonia plus syndromes: report of an EFNS/MDS-ES Task Force
    A Albanese
    Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 13:433-44. 2006
    ..The absolute and comparative efficacy and tolerability of drugs in dystonia, including anticholinergic and antidopaminergic drugs, is poorly documented and no evidence-based recommendations can be made to guide prescribing...
  2. doi request reprint Outcome predictors, efficacy and safety of Botox and Dysport in the long-term treatment of hemifacial spasm
    A R Bentivoglio
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italia
    Eur J Neurol 16:392-8. 2009
    ..To review the clinical characteristics and the long-term outcome of patients with hemifacial spasm (HFS) who received botulinum neurotoxin (BoNT) over the past 10 years...
  3. pmc Phenomenology and classification of dystonia: a consensus update
    Alberto Albanese
    Department of Neurology, Catholic University, Milan, Italy
    Mov Disord 28:863-73. 2013
    ..We encourage clinicians and researchers to use these innovative definition and classification and test them in the clinical setting on a variety of patients with dystonia. © 2013 Movement Disorder Society. ..
  4. doi request reprint Dystonia rating scales: critique and recommendations
    Alberto Albanese
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Italy Neurologia I, Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Mov Disord 28:874-83. 2013
    ..Existing scales for oromandibular, arm, and task-specific dystonia should be refined and fully assessed. Scales should be developed for body regions for which no scales are available, such as lower limbs and trunk...
  5. doi request reprint Diagnostic issues in childhood and adult dystonia
    Stefania Lalli
    Neurologia I, Fondazione Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria, 11, 20133 Milano, Italy 02 2394 2552 02 2394 2539
    Expert Opin Med Diagn 5:483-500. 2011
    ..Expert opinion: Because dystonia can vary in clinical presentation and etiology, proper diagnosis and classification of these disorders are important in making therapeutic decisions...
  6. doi request reprint Update on dystonia
    Alberto Albanese
    Neurologia I, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano, Italy
    Curr Opin Neurol 25:483-90. 2012
    ..This review considers the recent literature pertaining to the clinical features, genetics, neuropathology and treatment of dystonia syndromes...
  7. doi request reprint Treatment of motor and non-motor features of Parkinson's disease with deep brain stimulation
    Alfonso Fasano
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Lancet Neurol 11:429-42. 2012
    ..More evidence on the effects of DBS on non-motor symptoms is needed and specifically designed studies are warranted...
  8. ncbi request reprint The PINK1 phenotype can be indistinguishable from idiopathic Parkinson disease
    A Albanese
    National Neurologic Institute Carlo Besta, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy
    Neurology 64:1958-60. 2005
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  9. doi request reprint EFNS guidelines on diagnosis and treatment of primary dystonias
    A Albanese
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:5-18. 2011
    ..to provide a revised version of earlier guidelines published in 2006...
  10. doi request reprint Is this dystonia?
    Alberto Albanese
    First Neurology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Mov Disord 24:1725-31. 2009
    ..This clinical algorithm may be enhanced by adding diagnostic tools for dystonia, once their diagnostic value is assessed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic characterisation of autosomal recessive PARK6-linked parkinsonism in three unrelated Italian families
    A R Bentivoglio
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica, Roma, Italy
    Mov Disord 16:999-1006. 2001
    ..Cognition was unaffected. The clinical picture was remarkably similar in all patients; no relevant family-related differences were found. PARK6 disease is a new form of early-onset parkinsonism without other atypical clinical features...
  12. pmc Cognitive and behavioural effects of chronic stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus in patients with Parkinson's disease
    A Daniele
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica, Largo A Gemelli 8, I 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:175-82. 2003
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  13. pmc Cognitive outcome 5 years after bilateral chronic stimulation of subthalamic nucleus in patients with Parkinson's disease
    M F Contarino
    Istituto di Neurologia, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Largo Gemelli, 8, I 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:248-52. 2007
    ..To assess the long-term cognitive and behavioural outcome after bilateral deep brain stimulation (DBS) of the subthalamic nucleus (STN) in patients affected by Parkinson's disease, with a 5-year follow-up after surgery...
  14. ncbi request reprint Nanotechnology and vascular neurosurgery: an in vivo experimental study on microvessels repair using laser photoactivation of a nanostructured hyaluronan solder
    G Esposito
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 26:447-56. 2012
    ..The use of GNRs improves the selectivity of welding and minimizes the surgical trauma to vessels, resulting in an optimal healing process...
  15. doi request reprint Motor features and response to oral levodopa in patients with Parkinson's disease under continuous dopaminergic infusion or deep brain stimulation
    A E Elia
    Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 19:76-83. 2012
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  16. ncbi request reprint Bilateral high frequency subthalamic stimulation in Parkinson's disease: long-term neurological follow-up
    L M Romito
    Carlo Besta National Neurologic Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Neurosurg Sci 47:119-28. 2003
    ..The first available long-term observations show the stability of the efficacy of this procedure in time...
  17. ncbi request reprint Transcriptional profile characterization for the identification of peripheral blood biomarkers in patients with cerebral aneurysms
    G Sabatino
    Neurosurgery Department, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 27:729-38. 2013
    ..Further PCR and Western Blotting studies are needed to confirm such findings and to identify diagnostic and prognostic markers in order to define screening protocols for intracranial aneurysms. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Present status and new perspectives in laser welding of vascular tissues
    G Esposito
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 25:145-52. 2011
    ..Substantial breakthrough in the laser welding of biological tissues may come from the advent of nanotechnologies. Herein we describe the present status and the future perspectives in laser welding of vascular structures...
  19. ncbi request reprint Fixed dystonia unresponsive to pallidal stimulation improved by motor cortex stimulation
    L M Romito
    Fondazione I R C C S, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Neurology 68:875-6. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Onset and progression of primary torsion dystonia in sporadic and familial cases
    A E Elia
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 13:1083-8. 2006
    ..5 +/- 13.4 years). Familial cases were characterized by more sites involved throughout disease course. Familial cases had a higher tendency to progress to a segmental or generalized form than sporadic cases...
  21. ncbi request reprint Management of bladder, prostatic and pelvic floor disorders
    G Brisinda
    Department of Surgery, Catholic School of Medicine, University Hospital Agostino Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Neurotox Res 9:161-72. 2006
    ..These indications provide a new promising palette of indications for future usage of BoNT in clinical practice...
  22. doi request reprint Three-dimensional rotational angiography for craniotomy planning and postintervention evaluation of intracranial aneurysms
    A Pedicelli
    Dipartimento di Bioimmagini e Scienze Radiologiche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Radiol Med 118:415-30. 2013
    ..The authors evaluated the usefulness of three-dimensional rotational angiography (3DRA) in surgical planning and postoperative evaluation of cerebral aneurysms...
  23. ncbi request reprint Anterior rectocele due to obstructed defecation relieved by botulinum toxin
    G Maria
    Department of Surgery and the Department of Neurology, Catholic School of Medicine, University Hospital Agostino Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Surgery 129:524-9. 2001
    ..A more precise method of toxin injections under transrectal ultrasonography accounts for the high success rate. Repeated injections may be necessary to maintain the clinical improvement...
  24. pmc Localization of a novel locus for autosomal recessive early-onset parkinsonism, PARK6, on human chromosome 1p35-p36
    E M Valente
    Department of Clinical Neurology, Institute of Neurology, London and Department of Neurology, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Am J Hum Genet 68:895-900. 2001
    ..5 cM on the short arm of chromosome 1. This region contains a novel locus for autosomal recessive early-onset parkinsonism, PARK6. A maximum LOD score 4.01 at recombination fraction .00 was obtained for marker D1S199...
  25. ncbi request reprint Consensus statement on the role of acute dopaminergic challenge in Parkinson's disease
    A Albanese
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica, Milano, Italy
    Mov Disord 16:197-201. 2001
    ..With the appropriate indication and setting, acute challenge tests are useful in diagnosis and therapy of Parkinson's disease and related disorders...
  26. doi request reprint Anatomical variants of the basal vein of Rosenthal: prevalence in idiopathic subarachnoid hemorrhage
    G Sabatino
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University of Rome, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 156:45-51. 2014
    ..In this paper we evaluated the prevalence of anatomical variants of BVR in ISAH...
  27. doi request reprint Emerging parkinsonian phenotypes
    A E Elia
    Fondazione, IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Via G Celoria 11, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 166:834-40. 2010
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  28. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of dystonia
    A E Elia
    Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 17:1-8. 2010
    ..Given the occurrence of confounding factors, along with specific genetic and laboratory test, it is of great importance to apply a specific algorithm to recognize the clinical signs of dystonia...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparative evaluation of genome-wide gene expression profiles in ruptured and unruptured human intracranial aneurysms
    Enrico Marchese
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 24:185-95. 2010
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  30. doi request reprint Fifteen-year experience in treating blepharospasm with Botox or Dysport: same toxin, two drugs
    A R Bentivoglio
    Istituto di Neurologia Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8 00168 Rome, Italy
    Neurotox Res 15:224-31. 2009
    ..To compare the clinical characteristics and the long-term outcome of a large series of patients with blepharospasm (BS) treated with the two most used brands of BoNT-A over the last 15 years...
  31. doi request reprint Angioarchitectural features of brain arteriovenous malformations associated with seizures: a single center retrospective series
    C L Sturiale
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 20:849-55. 2013
    ..Epileptic seizures account for 24-40% of all clinical onsets in patients with brain arteriovenous malformations (AVMs)...
  32. doi request reprint Behavioral and personality features in patients with lateralized Parkinson's disease
    S Piacentini
    Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:772-7. 2011
    ..This study was designed to examine whether distinct cognitive, behavioral, and personality features are related to this asymmetry...
  33. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow up of subthalamic nucleus stimulation in Parkinson's disease
    L M A Romito
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome
    Neurology 58:1546-50. 2002
    ..4% (p < 0.001). The most common long-lasting adverse events were hypophonia and dysarthria; transient events were increased sexuality and mania. The surgical procedure induced transient intraoperative psychosis in seven patients...
  34. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic criteria for Parkinson's disease
    A Albanese
    Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:S23-6. 2003
    ..The diagnostic criteria used in current practice are by no means satisfactory, but cannot yet be replaced by new comprehensive criteria based on laboratory evidence...
  35. doi request reprint Non-motor symptoms in atypical and secondary parkinsonism: the PRIAMO study
    Carlo Colosimo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 257:5-14. 2010
    ..Atypical parkinsonism patients also reported a low QoL, with no significant differences among the different forms, whereas PD and VP patients had a better QoL...
  36. ncbi request reprint An experimental study on minimally occlusive laser-assisted vascular anastomosis in bypass surgery: the importance of temperature monitoring during laser welding procedures
    G Esposito
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 24:307-15. 2010
    ..After a follow-up of 30 days, all the bypasses were patent and no signs of thrombosis or leak point pressure were present, thus confirming the safety of this laser-assisted anastomotic procedure...
  37. ncbi request reprint Surgery of Parkinson's disease: inclusion criteria and follow-up
    G Broggi
    Department of Neurosurgery, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:S38-40. 2003
    ..Results obtained by continuous stimulation show a mean improvement of UPDRS of about 60% and a significant reduction in the drug intake...
  38. pmc Role of the dopamine D5 receptor (DRD5) as a susceptibility gene for cervical dystonia
    F Brancati
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Pathology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:665-6. 2003
    ..These results provide further evidence of an association between DRD5 and cervical dystonia, supporting the involvement of the dopamine pathway in the pathogenesis of CD...
  39. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous haematoma of ligamentum flavum. Case report and literature review
    A Albanese
    Institute of Neurosurgery, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg Sci 50:59-61. 2006
    ..The progressive growth of the haematoma may explain the long clinical history of these patients and surgical treatment, even if delayed, permits an excel-lent clinical outcome...
  40. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin injected in the gastric wall reduces body weight and food intake in rats
    D Gui
    Clinica Chirurgica Department of Surgery, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 14:829-34. 2000
    ..It acts by blocking the release of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine. In the stomach, propulsive contractions of the antrum are necessary for the gastric contents to pass into the duodenum...
  41. doi request reprint White matter involvement in idiopathic Parkinson disease: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    G Gattellaro
    Neuroradiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 30:1222-6. 2009
    ..The primary purpose of this study was to assess the microstructural damage to cerebral white matter occurring in idiopathic PD...
  42. doi request reprint Early DEtection of wEaring off in Parkinson disease: the DEEP study
    F Stocchi
    Department of Neurology, Institute of Research and Medical Care, IRCCS San Raffaele, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 20:204-11. 2014
    ..Assessing the frequency of Wearing-Off (WO) in Parkinson's disease (PD) patients, and its impact on Quality of Life (QoL)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Dihydroergocriptine in Parkinson's disease: clinical efficacy and comparison with other dopamine agonists
    A Albanese
    Istituto di Neurologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 107:349-55. 2003
    ..Further studies are necessary to compare DHEC to new dopamine agonists (pergolide, cabergoline, ropinirole, and pramipexole) which have been more recently marketed...
  44. ncbi request reprint Botulinum neurotoxin to treat chronic anal fissure: results of a randomized "Botox vs. Dysport" controlled trial
    G Brisinda
    Department of Surgery, Catholic School of Medicine, University Hospital Agostino Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 19:695-701. 2004
    ..Botulinum neurotoxin induces healing in patients with idiopathic fissure. The optimal dosage is not well established...
  45. doi request reprint Vancomycin versus cefazolin prophylaxis for cerebrospinal shunt placement in a hospital with a high prevalence of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    E Tacconelli
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Hosp Infect 69:337-44. 2008
    ..02). Our data suggest that use of vancomycin as prophylactic agent for cerebrospinal shunt placement reduces the rate of shunt infections in the context of high prevalence of MRSA...
  46. ncbi request reprint Bilateral deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease: a multicentre study with 4 years follow-up
    M C Rodriguez-Oroz
    Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Clinica Universitaria and Medical School, University of Navarra and CIMA, Pamplona, Spain
    Brain 128:2240-9. 2005
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Non-motor effects of deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus in Parkinson's disease: preliminary physiological results
    A Priori
    Department of Neurological Sciences, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore di Milano, Italy
    Neurol Sci 22:85-6. 2001
    ..We conclude that DBS of the STN in PD, besides inducing a clinical improvement, induces several non-motor effects...
  48. ncbi request reprint Identification of a novel primary torsion dystonia locus (DYT13) on chromosome 1p36 in an Italian family with cranial-cervical or upper limb onset
    E M Valente
    Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Neurol Sci 22:95-6. 2001
    ..A genome-wide search performed in the family identified a novel PTD locus (DYT13) within a 22-cM interval on the short arm of chromosome 1, with a maximum lod score of 3.44 (theta = 0) between the disease and marker D1S2667...
  49. ncbi request reprint Multicenter study on deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease: an independent assessment of reported adverse events at 4 years
    Marwan I Hariz
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 23:416-21. 2008
    ..When comparing patients who exhibited AEs with those who did not, it was found that in the STN DBS group, the patients with AEs had a longer disease duration, as well as more gait disorders and psychiatric disturbances at baseline...
  50. ncbi request reprint The diverse phenotype and genotype of pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration
    M T Pellecchia
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Neurology 64:1810-2. 2005
    ..Only nine patients could be classified as classic or atypical PKAN, and intermediate phenotypes are described. Two patients presented with motor tics and obsessive-compulsive behavior suggestive of Tourette syndrome...
  51. ncbi request reprint Results by motor cortex stimulation in treatment of focal dystonia, Parkinson's disease and post-ictal spasticity. The experience of the Italian Study Group of the Italian Neurosurgical Society
    C A Pagni
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 101:13-21. 2008
    ..FD, unresponsive to bilateral pallidal stimulation, has been relieved by EDMS. In SH reduction of spasticiy by EMCS allows improvement of the motor function...
  52. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and psychiatric characterization of patients with Huntington's disease and their at-risk relatives
    P Soliveri
    Department of Neurology I, C Besta National Neurological Institute, Via Celoria 11, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 23:S105-6. 2002
    ..In HD, disease course and symptomatology are heterogeneous and negative psychiatric symptoms are common...
  53. ncbi request reprint PARK6 is a common cause of familial parkinsonism
    E M Valente
    C S S Mendel Institute, Viale Regina Margherita 261, I 00198 Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 23:S117-8. 2002
    ..The determination of the smallest region of homozygosity in one consanguineous family allowed reducing the candidate interval to 9 cM. PARK6 appears to be an important locus for ARJP in Europe...
  54. doi request reprint Impaired body movement representation in DYT1 mutation carriers
    M Fiorio
    Department of Neurological and Vision Sciences, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, Via Casorati 43, 37131 Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 119:1864-9. 2008
    ..Our aim was to investigate whether the DYT1 mutation impairs the inner simulation of movements, a fundamental function for motor planning and execution, which relies upon cortical and subcortical systems, dysfunctional in dystonia...
  55. ncbi request reprint [The new magnetic therapy TAMMEF in the treatment of simple shoulder pain]
    E Battisti
    Centro TAMMEF, Sezione di Fisica Medica, Dipartimento di Fisica, Universita degli Studi di Siena, Italia
    Clin Ter 158:397-401. 2007
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Hearing loss after cerebrospinal fluid shunt and its resolution following programmable valve adjustment
    A Albanese
    Eur J Neurol 14:e47-8. 2007
  57. ncbi request reprint Suicide after successful deep brain stimulation for movement disorders
    A Albanese
    Neurology 65:499-500; author reply 499-500. 2005
  58. ncbi request reprint Primary hypothyroidism in a child mimicking a pituitary macroadenoma
    N W Hopper
    Department of Paediatric Endocrinology, St George s Hospital, London SW17 0QT, UK
    Horm Res 63:61-4. 2005
    ..Resolution of the pituitary mass and symptoms occurred with thyroxine therapy. It is mandatory to rule out primary hypothyroidism as a cause of pituitary enlargement before surgery is considered...
  59. ncbi request reprint Excessively high magnetic resonance signal in preterm infants and neuropsychobehavioural follow-up at 2 years
    S Domizio
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 18:365-75. 2005
    ..Our observations, together with follow-up studies, even up to school age, confirm that DEHSI has a clinical significance and cannot be considered as a simple indicator of delayed WM maturation...