Claudio Pedone

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in elderly people with heart failure: prevalence and outcomes
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:716-21. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Donepezil use in US nursing homes
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:60-7. 2004
  3. pmc Generalizability of guidelines and physicians' adherence. Case study on the Sixth Joint National Commitee's guidelines on hypertension
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Roma, Italia
    BMC Public Health 3:24. 2003
  4. pmc Does mild COPD affect prognosis in the elderly?
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro per la Salute dell Anziano, Area di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    BMC Pulm Med 10:35. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism among elderly patients treated with atypical and conventional antipsychotic agents
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 80168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 165:2677-82. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Conventional and atypical antipsychotics and the risk of hospitalization for ventricular arrhythmias or cardiac arrest
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 165:696-701. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between renal function and functional decline: role of the estimating equation
    Claudio Pedone
    Area di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:84.e11-4. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of atypical antipsychotics in nursing homes
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1106-12. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of activities of daily living scale: a clue to distinguish the disabling effects of COPD and congestive heart failure
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Policlinico A Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Chest 127:830-8. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of surrogate measures for forced vital capacity in an elderly population
    Claudio Pedone
    Area di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:598-604. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in elderly people with heart failure: prevalence and outcomes
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:716-21. 2004
    ..The objective of this study is to estimate the prevalence of prescriptions of ACE inhibitors in elderly people with HF discharged from acute care hospitals, and to evaluate the effect of these drugs on 1-year mortality rates...
  2. ncbi request reprint Donepezil use in US nursing homes
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:60-7. 2004
    ..We estimate the prevalence of the use of donepezil and the frequency of its initiation, and describe the demographic and clinical characteristics of residents taking this drug...
  3. pmc Generalizability of guidelines and physicians' adherence. Case study on the Sixth Joint National Commitee's guidelines on hypertension
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Roma, Italia
    BMC Public Health 3:24. 2003
    ..Physicians' adherence to guidelines is reported to be poor. We evaluated the relationship between generalizability of guidelines on hypertension and physicians' adherence to guidelines' recommendations for pharmacological treatment...
  4. pmc Does mild COPD affect prognosis in the elderly?
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro per la Salute dell Anziano, Area di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    BMC Pulm Med 10:35. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism among elderly patients treated with atypical and conventional antipsychotic agents
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 80168 Rome, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 165:2677-82. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the effect of atypical and conventional antipsychotic agents on the risk of hospitalization for VTE among elderly patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Conventional and atypical antipsychotics and the risk of hospitalization for ventricular arrhythmias or cardiac arrest
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 165:696-701. 2005
    ..We compared the effect of conventional and atypical antipsychotics on the risk of hospitalization for ventricular arrhythmias and cardiac arrest...
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between renal function and functional decline: role of the estimating equation
    Claudio Pedone
    Area di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:84.e11-4. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease formulas can predict worsening disability better than the classic Cockcroft-Gault formula or the measured creatinine clearance...
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of atypical antipsychotics in nursing homes
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1106-12. 2003
    ..We describe the pattern of atypical antipsychotic use among nursing home residents and identify demographic and clinical correlates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of activities of daily living scale: a clue to distinguish the disabling effects of COPD and congestive heart failure
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Policlinico A Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Chest 127:830-8. 2005
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Prognostic significance of surrogate measures for forced vital capacity in an elderly population
    Claudio Pedone
    Area di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 11:598-604. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether measures easier to obtain than the FVC can substitute it as a prognostic marker in elderly people...
  11. ncbi request reprint Trends in prescribing ACE-inhibitors for congestive heart failure in elderly people
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi
    Medical Center on Aging, Sacro Cuore Catholic University, Roma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 14:516-21. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze trends in the use of ACE-inhibitors in patients aged 65 and older with congestive heart failure (CHF) in the period from 1988 to 1998...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug reactions as cause of hospital admissions: results from the Italian Group of Pharmacoepidemiology in the Elderly (GIFA)
    Graziano Onder
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Sticht Center on Aging, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1962-8. 2002
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of calcium antagonists and worsening renal function in patients receiving angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors
    Giuseppe Zuccala
    Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, L go F Vito 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 58:695-9. 2003
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint The effects of cognitive impairment on mortality among hospitalized patients with heart failure
    Giuseppe Zuccala
    Department of Gerontology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Am J Med 115:97-103. 2003
    ..Because cerebral metabolic abnormalities have been associated with reduced survival in younger patients with advanced heart failure, we assessed the effect of cognitive impairment on the survival of older patients with heart failure...
  15. doi request reprint Accuracy of spirometry in diagnosing pulmonary restriction in elderly people
    Simone Scarlata
    Department of Geriatrics, Centro per la Salute dell Anziano, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2107-11. 2009
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Age does not hamper the response to pulmonary rehabilitation of COPD patients
    Francesco Di Meo
    Fondazione Santa Lucia, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Roma, Italy
    Age Ageing 37:530-5. 2008
    ..Our objective was to identify predictors of improvement in the 6-min walked distance (6'WD) in elderly COPD patients after PR...
  17. pmc Efficacy of multiparametric telemonitoring on respiratory outcomes in elderly people with COPD: a randomized controlled trial
    Claudio Pedone
    Area di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:82. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of a telemonitoring system in reducing COPD-related hospitalizations in an elderly population with COPD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Respiratory effects of beta-adrenergic receptor blockers
    Raffaele Antonelli-Incalzi
    Cattedra di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 14:1121-8. 2007
    ..We provide some simple common sense rules for selecting patients with COPD or asthma that are suitable for beta-AR antagonists therapy while minimizing the risk of adverse respiratory effects...
  19. ncbi request reprint Estimating renal function in older people: a comparison of three formulas
    Claudio Pedone
    Cattedra di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma, Italy
    Age Ageing 35:121-6. 2006
    ..A discrepancy between the Cockroft-Gault (CG) and the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) formulas has been observed in older people...
  20. pmc Patients with migraine with aura have increased flow mediated dilation
    Fabrizio Vernieri
    Neurologia Clinica, Università Campus Bio Medico, Roma, Italy
    BMC Neurol 10:18. 2010
    ..This study aimed at investigating whether migraine patients present an altered response to NO also in the peripheral artery system...
  21. pmc Antipsychotics for the Treatment of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD)
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, , Largo A Gemelli, I 00168 Rome, Italy
    Curr Neuropharmacol 6:117-24. 2008
    ..This review will summarize the pathophysiology and neuropharmacology of BPSD, it will describe the characteristics of the anti-psychotics most commonly used focusing on their efficacy and safety in BPSD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Does aspirin attenuate the beneficial effect of ACE inhibitors in elderly people with heart failure?
    Claudio Pedone
    Cattedra di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Rome, Italy
    Drugs Aging 22:605-14. 2005
    ..Several studies have raised concerns over a possible reduction in the beneficial effects of ACE inhibitors on mortality in people also taking aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome in acute ischemic cerebrovascular syndromes: The GIFA study
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Biomedical Department of Internal and Specialistic Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 125:391-6. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Anemia, physical disability, and survival in older patients with heart failure
    Cinzia Maraldi
    Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, College of Medicine, Institute on Aging, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    J Card Fail 12:533-9. 2006
    ..The effect of anemia on functional ability in heart failure has not been described. We evaluated the relationship of anemia, physical disability, and survival in patients with heart failure...
  25. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic factors related to the prevalence of adverse drug reaction at hospital admission in an elderly population
    Francisco Caamano
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Santiago de Compostela University, C San Francisco s n, 15705 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 40:45-52. 2005
    ..Additional precautions should be taken with people with cognitive impairment, because of their reduced capacity to report their symptoms...
  26. ncbi request reprint From Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) guidelines to current clinical practice : an overview of the pharmacological therapy of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi
    Chair of Geriatric Medicine, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Drugs Aging 23:411-20. 2006
    ..The Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) guidelines have been promulgated to improve the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol consumption and adverse drug reactions among older adults
    Graziano Onder
    Section of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Sticht Center on Aging, Wake Forest University, Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 11:385-92. 2002
    ..To assess the effect of moderate alcohol consumption on Adverse Drug Reactions (ADRs) among older adults admitted to acute care hospitals and to examine the consistency of this effect across gender and age groups...
  28. ncbi request reprint Seasonal hypertension: a clue to explain the high prevalence of unrecognized hypertension in the elderly? Gruppo Italiano di Farmacovigilanza nell'Anziano (GIFA)
    Andrea Corsonello
    Istituto Nazionale di Ricovero e Cura per Anziani INRCA, Cosenza, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 15:296-300. 2003
    ..The association between cold weather and unrecognized hypertension has not been previously studied. The present study aimed at assessing whether recognition of hypertension in the elderly follows a seasonal pattern...
  29. pmc Health status in older hospitalized patients with cancer or non-neoplastic chronic diseases
    Andrea Corsonello
    Istituto Nazionale di Ricovero e Cura per Anziani, Cosenza, Italy
    BMC Geriatr 5:10. 2005
    ..Whether cancer is more disabling than other highly prevalent chronic diseases in the elderly is not well understood, and represents the objective of the present study...
  30. ncbi request reprint Trends in prescribing antihypertensive drugs in the Gruppo Italiano di Farmacovigilanza nell'Anziano 1988-1997
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 58:851-2. 2003
  31. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular events among elderly nursing home patients treated with conventional or atypical antipsychotics
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Dipartimento di Scienze Gerontologiche, Geriatriche e Fisiatriche, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy rosa_liperoti rm unicatt it
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:1090-6. 2005
    ..We estimated the effect of atypical and conventional antipsychotics on the risk of CVEs among elderly nursing home patients with dementia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Obesity in elderly hospitalized patients: Gruppo Italiano di Farmacovigilanza nell'Anziano
    Andrea Corsonello
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1270-1. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Elderly patients with cognitive impairment have a high risk for functional decline during hospitalization: The GIFA Study
    Claudio Pedone
    Centro Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:1576-80. 2005
    ..We tested the hypothesis that cognitive impairment upon admission (CIA) and cognitive decline (CD) during hospitalization are associated with an increased risk for functional decline (FD) in older inpatients...
  34. ncbi request reprint Concealed renal insufficiency and adverse drug reactions in elderly hospitalized patients
    Andrea Corsonello
    Istituto Nazionale di Ricovero e Cura per Anziani, Cosenza, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 165:790-5. 2005
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Comparison of digitalis-related adverse events in hospitalized men and women in Italy: an observational study
    Claudio Pedone
    Cattedra di Geriatria, Università Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Clin Ther 27:1922-9. 2005
    ..A higher mortality rate in women than in men treated with digitalis has been described. We hypothesized that this result could be due in part to an increased susceptibility of women to adverse events (AEs) from digitalis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Practice differences between the United States and Canada
    Rosa Liperoti
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:2148-9. 2004
  37. pmc Discriminative and predictive properties of disease-specific and generic health status indexes in elderly COPD patients
    Maria E Conte
    Area di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Roma
    BMC Pulm Med 8:14. 2008
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Safety aspects of iodinated contrast media related to their physicochemical properties: a pharmacoepidemiology study in two Tuscany hospitals
    Francesco Lapi
    Tuscan Regional Centre of Pharmacovigilance, Department of Pharmacology, University of Florence, Viale G Pieraccini no 6, 50139 Florence, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 64:723-37. 2008
    ..Although contrast media (CM) are considered relatively safe, adverse drug reactions (ADRs) remain an important issue...
  39. ncbi request reprint Asthma in the elderly: mortality rate and associated risk factors for mortality
    Vincenzo Bellia
    Università degli studi di Palermo DIMPEFINU, Via Trabucco 180, 90146 Palermo, Italy
    Chest 132:1175-82. 2007
    ..There is a distinct lack of information on the prognosis of asthma in the elderly...
  40. pmc Relationship between the occiput-wall distance and physical performance in the elderly: a cross sectional study
    Raffaele Antonelli-Incalzi
    Cattedra di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, 00128 Roma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 19:207-12. 2007
    ..The occiput-wall distance (OWD), a measure of kyphosis, has been associated with postural instability, osteoporosis, disability and depression. The association between OWD and measures of physical performance was evaluated...
  41. pmc Association between nutrient intake and peripheral artery disease: results from the InCHIANTI study
    Raffaele Antonelli-Incalzi
    Cattedra di Geriatria, Universita Campus BioMedico, Rome, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 186:200-6. 2006
    ..Little is known about the relationship between dietary patterns and peripheral arterial disease (PAD). Our aim was to estimate the association between nutrient intake and diagnosis of PAD...
  42. ncbi request reprint Screening of cognitive impairment in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Raffaele Antonelli-Incalzi
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:264-70. 2007
    ..A confirmatory cognitive test should be administered to patients with an MMSE score of <24 and who are dependent in at least 1 IADL...
  43. ncbi request reprint Estimating glomerular filtration rate might help to avoid hypoglycemia
    Andrea Corsonello
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1469-70. 2006
  44. ncbi request reprint Use of antibiotics in elderly patients with exacerbated COPD: the OLD-chronic obstructive pulmonary disease study
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:642-7. 2006
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint [Role of renal failure in the pathogenesis of adverse drug reactions in the elderly]
    Andrea Corsonello
    Recenti Prog Med 97:90-3. 2006
    ..Targeting these at-risk patients could contribute to reduce the risk of adverse drug reactions with relevant cost saving...
  46. ncbi request reprint Concealed renal failure and adverse drug reactions in older patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Andrea Corsonello
    Divisione di Medicina Geriatrica, Istituto Nazionale di Ricovero e Cura per Anziani, Cosenza, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:1147-51. 2005
    ..e., renal failure with normal serum creatinine levels, in elderly diabetic patients, and to verify whether it is a risk factor for adverse drug reactions (ADR) to hydrosoluble drugs...
  47. doi request reprint Nutrient intake and serum cytokine pattern in elderly people with heart failure
    Girolamo Catapano
    Fondazione San Raffaele, Cittadella della Carita, Taranto, Italy
    Eur J Heart Fail 10:428-34. 2008
    ..Heart failure (HF) is frequently complicated by malnutrition. We estimated nutrient intake in HF patients and evaluated the correlation between serum cytokines and dietary pattern...