Francesco Pagnini

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Affiliation: Catholic University of Milan

Publications

  1. pmc Relaxation training for anxiety: a ten-years systematic review with meta-analysis
    Gian Mauro Manzoni
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Psychology Research Laboratory, San Giuseppe Hospital, Verbania, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 8:41. 2008
  2. ncbi Emotional intelligence training and evaluation in physicians
    Francesco Pagnini
    JAMA 301:600; author reply 601. 2009
  3. ncbi Can relaxation training reduce emotional eating in women with obesity? An exploratory study with 3 months of follow-up
    Gian Mauro Manzoni
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Psychology Research Laboratory, San Giuseppe Hospital, Verbania, Italy
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1427-32. 2009
  4. doi Do coping strategies discriminate eating disordered individuals better than eating disorder features? An explorative study on female inpatients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Valentina Villa
    Psychology Research Laboratory, San Giuseppe Hospital, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, 28824 Piancavallo, VB, Italy
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 16:297-303. 2009
  5. doi Existential well-being and spirituality of individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is related to psychological well-being of their caregivers
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, Italy
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 12:105-8. 2011
  6. doi Burden, depression, and anxiety in caregivers of people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Psychol Health Med 15:685-93. 2010
  7. pmc Internet-based behavioral interventions for obesity: an updated systematic review
    Gian Mauro Manzoni
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Psychology Research Laboratory, Ospedale San Giuseppe, Verbania, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 7:19-28. 2011
  8. pmc Clinical psychology and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan Milan, Italy
    Front Psychol 1:33. 2010
  9. pmc Respiratory function of people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and caregiver distress level: a correlational study
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Biopsychosoc Med 6:14. 2012
  10. doi Psychological wellbeing and quality of life in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a review
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, and Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Int J Psychol 48:194-205. 2013

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Publications16

  1. pmc Relaxation training for anxiety: a ten-years systematic review with meta-analysis
    Gian Mauro Manzoni
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Psychology Research Laboratory, San Giuseppe Hospital, Verbania, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 8:41. 2008
    ..Lacking is a recent quantitative meta-analysis that enhances understanding of the variability and clinical significance of anxiety reduction outcomes after relaxation treatment...
  2. ncbi Emotional intelligence training and evaluation in physicians
    Francesco Pagnini
    JAMA 301:600; author reply 601. 2009
  3. ncbi Can relaxation training reduce emotional eating in women with obesity? An exploratory study with 3 months of follow-up
    Gian Mauro Manzoni
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Psychology Research Laboratory, San Giuseppe Hospital, Verbania, Italy
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:1427-32. 2009
    ..We conclude that relaxation training supported by new technologies could be a useful tool for reducing emotional eating episodes and thereby reducing weight and obesity...
  4. doi Do coping strategies discriminate eating disordered individuals better than eating disorder features? An explorative study on female inpatients with anorexia and bulimia nervosa
    Valentina Villa
    Psychology Research Laboratory, San Giuseppe Hospital, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, 28824 Piancavallo, VB, Italy
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 16:297-303. 2009
    ..Results showed that coping styles such as positive attitude, planning and social support are even more discriminative variables than eating disorder features. Implications for further studies are discussed...
  5. doi Existential well-being and spirituality of individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is related to psychological well-being of their caregivers
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, Italy
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 12:105-8. 2011
    ..In conclusion, existential well-being, as well as spirituality issues, perceived by SALS patients seems to be directly related with quality of life, severity of mood disturbance and burden experienced by their caregivers...
  6. doi Burden, depression, and anxiety in caregivers of people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Psychol Health Med 15:685-93. 2010
    ..Caregivers expressed worries for their own health conditions. Given these results, we consider the hypothesis of an emotional-somatic impact of ALS care. The implications and limitations are discussed...
  7. pmc Internet-based behavioral interventions for obesity: an updated systematic review
    Gian Mauro Manzoni
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Psychology Research Laboratory, Ospedale San Giuseppe, Verbania, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 7:19-28. 2011
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  8. pmc Clinical psychology and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan Milan, Italy
    Front Psychol 1:33. 2010
    ..Psychologists can play an important role in ALS care, by providing clinical activities in every step of the disease, including support and counseling activities directed to patients, their caregivers and to physicians...
  9. pmc Respiratory function of people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and caregiver distress level: a correlational study
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Biopsychosoc Med 6:14. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  10. doi Psychological wellbeing and quality of life in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a review
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, and Niguarda Ca Granda Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Int J Psychol 48:194-205. 2013
    ..Psychological support and the possible role of psychologists in the ALS field are also discussed. ..
  11. pmc A new approach for psychological consultation: the psychologist at the chemist's
    Enrico Molinari
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico IRCCS, Psychology Research Laboratory, San Giuseppe Hospital, Verbania, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:501. 2012
    ..This article aims to present the service specific features of this initiative and the results of a pilot study...
  12. doi [Efficacy of relaxation techniques in different clinical situations]
    Francesco Pagnini
    Dipartimento di Psidologia, Università Cattolica di Milano
    Riv Psichiatr 48:88-96. 2013
    ..This review tries to summarize clinical contexts and situations where the efficacy of relaxation has been investigated. Limits and counter-indications of relaxation training are also discussed...
  13. doi Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: time for research on psychological intervention?
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, NEuroMuscular Omnicentre, Fondazione Serena Onlus, Ospedale Niguarda Ca Granda, Milan, Italy
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 13:416-7. 2012
    ..We believe it is important to develop 'best practices' for the improvement of quality of life and the reduction of psychological distress related to ALS...
  14. doi Pain in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: a psychological perspective
    Francesco Pagnini
    Department of Psychology, Catholic University of Milan, Via Nirone, 15, 20123 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:1193-6. 2012
    ..Obtained results indicate the importance of clinical investigation of pain in ALS patients and of the intervention with anti-pain treatment whenever necessary...