Dario Pitocco

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Six-month treatment with alendronate in acute Charcot neuroarthropathy: a randomized controlled trial
    Dario Pitocco
    Internal Medicine Institute, Catholic University, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Care 28:1214-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Modifications in nasal function and nitric oxide serum level in type 1 diabetes
    Walter Di Nardo
    Department of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 37:611-5. 2008
  3. pmc Oxidative stress, nitric oxide, and diabetes
    Dario Pitocco
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Rev Diabet Stud 7:15-25. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic coronary plaque in subjects with diabetic neuropathy: the prognostic cardiovascular role of Charcot neuroarthropathy-a case-control study
    D Pitocco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 51:587-93. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Fields of application of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion in the treatment of diabetes and implications in the use of rapid-acting insulin analogues
    D Pitocco
    Diabetes Care Unit, Agostino Gemelli Hospital, Universita Cattolica, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 38:321-8. 2013
  6. pmc The diabetic lung--a new target organ?
    Dario Pitocco
    Diabetes Care Unit, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Rev Diabet Stud 9:23-35. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Hypouricemia linked to an overproduction of nitric oxide is an early marker of oxidative stress in female subjects with type 1 diabetes
    Dario Pitocco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 24:318-23. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Interaction between IGF-1, inflammation, and neuropathy in the pathogenesis of acute charcot neuroarthropathy: lessons from alendronate therapy and future perspectives of medical therapy
    D Pitocco
    Internal Medicine Institute, Catholic University, L go A Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 40:163-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between reduced pulmonary diffusing capacity and cardiac autonomic dysfunction in Type 1 diabetes
    D Pitocco
    Cardiology Institute, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabet Med 25:1366-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Role of asymmetric-dimethyl-L-arginine (ADMA) and nitrite/nitrate (NOx) in the pathogenesis of oxidative stress in female subjects with uncomplicated type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Dario Pitocco
    Diabetologia, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 86:173-6. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Six-month treatment with alendronate in acute Charcot neuroarthropathy: a randomized controlled trial
    Dario Pitocco
    Internal Medicine Institute, Catholic University, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Care 28:1214-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Modifications in nasal function and nitric oxide serum level in type 1 diabetes
    Walter Di Nardo
    Department of Otolaryngology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 37:611-5. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Oxidative stress, nitric oxide, and diabetes
    Dario Pitocco
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Rev Diabet Stud 7:15-25. 2010
    ..These are the two most relevant mechanisms in the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes, and in the pathogenesis of diabetic vascular complications, the leading cause of death in diabetic patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic coronary plaque in subjects with diabetic neuropathy: the prognostic cardiovascular role of Charcot neuroarthropathy-a case-control study
    D Pitocco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 51:587-93. 2014
    ..Our results suggest that CN patients have a higher prevalence of severe coronary plaques compared to DN patients. Nevertheless, coronary plaques in CN patients did not exhibit an increased degree of calcification. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Fields of application of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion in the treatment of diabetes and implications in the use of rapid-acting insulin analogues
    D Pitocco
    Diabetes Care Unit, Agostino Gemelli Hospital, Universita Cattolica, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 38:321-8. 2013
    ..Nowadays it is not possible to assess which analogues is safer. When the infusion set is changed every 48 hours equivalent rates of occlusions have been observed. ..
  6. pmc The diabetic lung--a new target organ?
    Dario Pitocco
    Diabetes Care Unit, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Rev Diabet Stud 9:23-35. 2012
    ..This review describes and analyses the current insight into the relationship of diabetes and lung disease, and suggests intensifying research into the lung as a possible target organ in diabetes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hypouricemia linked to an overproduction of nitric oxide is an early marker of oxidative stress in female subjects with type 1 diabetes
    Dario Pitocco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 24:318-23. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Interaction between IGF-1, inflammation, and neuropathy in the pathogenesis of acute charcot neuroarthropathy: lessons from alendronate therapy and future perspectives of medical therapy
    D Pitocco
    Internal Medicine Institute, Catholic University, L go A Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 40:163-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between reduced pulmonary diffusing capacity and cardiac autonomic dysfunction in Type 1 diabetes
    D Pitocco
    Cardiology Institute, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabet Med 25:1366-9. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, no previous study has assessed whether cardiac sympatho-vagal balance is associated with lung diffusion capacity in diabetes...
  10. doi request reprint Role of asymmetric-dimethyl-L-arginine (ADMA) and nitrite/nitrate (NOx) in the pathogenesis of oxidative stress in female subjects with uncomplicated type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Dario Pitocco
    Diabetologia, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 86:173-6. 2009
    ..To explore the role of asymmetric-dimethyl-L-arginine (ADMA), an endogenous nitric oxide synthetases (NOS) inhibitor, and nitrite/nitrate (NOx) in the pathogenesis of oxidative stress in early stages of type 1 diabetes mellitus...
  11. doi request reprint Pioglitazone reduces monocyte activation in type 2 diabetes
    Dario Pitocco
    Internal Medicine Institute, Catholic University, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 46:75-7. 2009
    ..04 vs. baseline) while, in controls, did not change at 8 weeks (16.9 pg/mL, range 1.5-58.8). Treatment with pioglitazone, associated with metformin, showed a reduction of IL-6 monocyte production after their in vitro activation with LPS...
  12. pmc Association between osteoprotegerin G1181C and T245G polymorphisms and diabetic charcot neuroarthropathy: a case-control study
    Dario Pitocco
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Policlinico A Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Care 32:1694-7. 2009
    ..Charcot neuroarthropathy is a disabling complication of diabetes. Although its pathogenesis remains unknown, we suppose that genetics may play a relevant role...
  13. doi request reprint Combined atherogenic effects of celiac disease and type 1 diabetes mellitus
    D Pitocco
    Diabetes Care Unit, Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 217:531-5. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to assess carotid intima-media thickness (c-IMT), in patients with T1DM, CD or both (T1DM+CD) as compared with age- and sex-matched healthy individuals (H)...
  14. doi request reprint Severe leucopenia associated with Sitagliptin use
    Dario Pitocco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetes Care Unit, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 91:e30-2. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Decline of neuroadrenergic bronchial innervation and respiratory function in type 1 diabetes mellitus: a longitudinal study
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi
    Department of Geriatrics Campus Biomedico University, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 23:311-6. 2007
    ..We explored the effects of AN on the rate of decline of pulmonary sympathetic innervation and respiratory function during a 5-year follow-up...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association between serum free IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels in type-I diabetes patients affected with associated autoimmune diseases or diabetic complications
    Ettore Capoluongo
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Institute of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Eur Cytokine Netw 17:167-74. 2006
    ..T1DM patients often present with associated autoimmune diseases such as thyroiditis or coeliac disease, and over time they frequently develop proliferative retinopathy, neuropathy or nephropathy in different combinations...
  17. pmc Effect of calcitriol on bone turnover and osteocalcin in recent-onset type 1 diabetes
    Nicola Napoli
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e56488. 2013
    ..We investigated the effect of supplementation with calcitriol on bone turnover in recent-onset type 1 diabetes (T1D). Moreover, the association between osteocalcin and parameters of β-cell function and metabolic control was examined...
  18. pmc Effect of α-lipoic acid on platelet reactivity in type 1 diabetic patients
    Roberto Mollo
    Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Care 35:196-7. 2012
    ..Type 1 diabetes is associated with increased platelet reactivity. We investigated whether α-lipoic acid (ALA) has any effect on platelet reactivity in these patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint A 2-year pilot trial of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion versus intensive insulin therapy in patients with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes (IMDIAB 8)
    Paolo Pozzilli
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Università Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Technol Ther 5:965-74. 2003
    ..Both types of intensive insulin therapy combined with NA are able to preserve C-peptide secretion or even increase baseline levels for up to 2 years after diagnosis...
  20. pmc The oxidative modification of von Willebrand factor is associated with thrombotic angiopathies in diabetes mellitus
    Laura Oggianu
    Institute of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics and Haemostasis Research Centre, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e55396. 2013
    ..These findings may help identify diabetic patients particularly at risk for these complications and elucidate a new pathophysiological mechanism of thrombotic angiopathies in this clinical setting...
  21. doi request reprint Reduced respiratory muscle strength and endurance in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Leonello Fuso
    Respiratory Disease Unit, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 28:370-5. 2012
    ..We aimed to verify whether such a relationship applies also to type 2 DM patients...
  22. doi request reprint The PTPN22 1858T gene variant in type 1 diabetes is associated with reduced residual beta-cell function and worse metabolic control
    Antonio Petrone
    Endocrinology, Department of Clinical Science, University Sapienza, Polo Pontino, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Care 31:1214-8. 2008
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  23. pmc No protective effect of calcitriol on beta-cell function in recent-onset type 1 diabetes: the IMDIAB XIII trial
    Carla Bizzarri
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Care 33:1962-3. 2010
    ..We investigated whether supplementation of the active form of vitamin D (calcitriol) in recent-onset type 1 diabetes can protect beta-cell function evaluated by C-peptide and improve glycemic control assessed by A1C and insulin requirement...
  24. pmc Adaptive immunity, inflammation, and cardiovascular complications in type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Daniela Pedicino
    Institute of Cardiology, Catholic University, Largo A Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    J Diabetes Res 2013:184258. 2013
    ..In our study, we investigated the role of systemic inflammation and T-cell subsets in T1- and T2DM and the possible mechanisms underlying the increased cardiovascular risk associated with these diseases...
  25. doi request reprint Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) in inpatient setting: unmet needs and the proposal of a CSII unit
    Lelio Morviducci
    Diabetes Unit, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Technol Ther 13:1071-4. 2011
    ..We suggest that a CSII unit should be activated inside the hospital, in order to increase compliance with required procedures and to properly address the unmet needs of CSII in inpatient setting...
  26. ncbi request reprint Inverse correlation between serum free IGF-I and IGFBP-3 levels and blood pressure in patients affected with type 1 diabetes
    Ettore Capoluongo
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Institute of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Cytokine 34:303-11. 2006
    ..In addition, no information is available on type 1 diabetes patients...
  27. doi request reprint Glycemic risk factors of diabetic vascular complications: the role of glycemic variability
    Francesco Zaccardi
    Diabetologia, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:199-207. 2009
    ..At last, we propose a simple model that summarizes the 'glucose triad' plus the 'new' risk factor glycemic variability (the 'Pyramid of the Risk')...
  28. doi request reprint Effect of pioglitazone on systemic inflammation is independent of metabolic control and cardiac autonomic function in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Roberto Nerla
    Istituto di Cardiologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 47:117-22. 2010
    ..This effect precedes those on metabolic and anthropometric parameters and is not associated with changes in cardiac autonomic function...
  29. pmc Oxidative stress in diabetes: implications for vascular and other complications
    Dario Pitocco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University Medical School, Largo Gemelli 8, Rome 00168, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 14:21525-50. 2013
    ..These are the two most relevant mechanisms in the pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes and its vascular complications, the leading cause of death in diabetic patients...
  30. doi request reprint Glycaemic variability affects ischaemia-induced angiogenesis in diabetic mice
    Federico Biscetti
    Laboratory of Vascular Biology and Genetics, Department of Medicine, A Gemelli University Hospital, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 121:555-64. 2011
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  31. ncbi request reprint Comparison of nitrite/nitrate concentration in human plasma and serum samples measured by the enzymatic batch Griess assay, ion-pairing HPLC and ion-trap GC-MS: the importance of a correct removal of proteins in the Griess assay
    Federica Romitelli
    Institute of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 851:257-67. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Early increase of oxidative stress and reduced antioxidant defenses in patients with uncomplicated type 1 diabetes: a case for gender difference
    Giampiero Marra
    Institute of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Care 25:370-5. 2002
    ..We investigated whether type 1 diabetic patients with short duration of disease and without complications have an altered oxidative status and whether there are differences between men and women...
  33. doi request reprint Intraventricular conduction abnormalities in young patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Giulio Coluzzi
    Institute of Cardiology, Catholic University Medical School, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:714-5. 2008
  34. ncbi request reprint Neuroadrenergic denervation of the lung in type I diabetes mellitus complicated by autonomic neuropathy
    Raffaele Antonelli Incalzi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Chest 121:443-51. 2002
    ..To verify whether autonomic neuropathy (AN) complicating type I, insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus affected neuroadrenergic bronchopulmonary innervation...
  35. doi request reprint Blue eyes as a risk factor for type 1 diabetes
    Enrico Di Stasio
    Institute of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Catholic University of Sacred Hearth, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 27:609-13. 2011
    ..We determined whether iris colour and skin pigmentation are risk factors in a Caucasian population living in two Mediterranean regions located at the same latitude with higher ultraviolet B irradiance, but with different T1D incidence...
  36. doi request reprint Expansion of CD4+CD28null T-lymphocytes in diabetic patients: exploring new pathogenetic mechanisms of increased cardiovascular risk in diabetes mellitus
    Simona Giubilato
    Institute of Cardiology, Catholic University, Largo A Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Eur Heart J 32:1214-26. 2011
    ..We sought to investigate the role of CD4(+)CD28(null)T-lymphocytes, a rare long-lived subset of T-lymphocytes with proatherogenic and plaque-destabilizing properties, in the increased cardiovascular risk associated with DM...
  37. doi request reprint A case of esomeprazole-induced transient diabetes and hepatitis: the role of liver inflammation in the pathogenesis of insulin resistance
    Francesco Zaccardi
    Diabetes Care Unit, Catholic University, A Gemelli Hospital, L go A Gemelli, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 51:151-3. 2014
    ..This case evidences the pathophysiological relevance, also in humans, of liver inflammation in the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes. ..
  38. pmc Effects of GLP-1 on forearm vasodilator function and glucose disposal during hyperinsulinemia in the metabolic syndrome
    Manfredi Tesauro
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Care 36:683-9. 2013
    ..This study, therefore, aimed to assess whether GLP-1 affects insulin-stimulated vasodilator reactivity in patients with the MetS...
  39. ncbi request reprint Inhaled insulin and the lung
    Leonello Fuso
    Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Universita Cattolica S Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Roma, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 14:1335-47. 2007
    ..Clarifying these issues is mandatory in order to define the indications and safety of inhaled insulin...
  40. ncbi request reprint Slight association between type 1 diabetes and "ff" VDR FokI genotype in patients from the Italian Lazio Region. Lack of association with diabetes complications
    E Capoluongo
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Institute of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Clin Biochem 39:888-92. 2006
    ..In addition, T1DM patients without complications were compared with those carrying three complications...
  41. ncbi request reprint Stability of urinary thromboxane A2 metabolites and adaptation of the extraction method to small urine volume
    Francesca Pagliaccia
    Institute of Pharmacology, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Clin Lab 60:105-11. 2014
    ..The need of large urine volume (8 - 10 mL) and the unknown stability of 11-dehydro-TXB2 in urine after collection might limit its implementation...
  42. doi request reprint Severity of coronary atherosclerosis in patients with a first acute coronary event: a diabetes paradox
    Giampaolo Niccoli
    Institute of Cardiology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur Heart J 34:729-41. 2013
    ..We aimed to compare coronary artery disease (CAD) at the time of a first acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in type II diabetic and non-diabetic patients by coronary angiography and by optical coherence tomography (OCT)...
  43. doi request reprint Effect of ranolazine on arterial endothelial function in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Priscilla Lamendola
    Institute of Cardiology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 226:157-60. 2013
    ..To assess the effect of ranolazine on systemic vascular function in patients with type II diabetes mellitus (T2DM)...
  44. doi request reprint Formation of methionine sulfoxide by peroxynitrite at position 1606 of von Willebrand factor inhibits its cleavage by ADAMTS-13: A new prothrombotic mechanism in diseases associated with oxidative stress
    Stefano Lancellotti
    Institute of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics and Hemostasis Research Center, Catholic University School of Medicine, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Free Radic Biol Med 48:446-56. 2010
    ....
  45. doi request reprint A novel MEN1 frameshift germline mutation in two Italian monozygotic twins
    Paola Concolino
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Institute of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 46:824-6. 2008
    ..This report describes clinical, biochemical and molecular findings regarding two Italian monozygotic twins carrying a novel multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 (MEN1) mutation inherited from their mother...
  46. ncbi request reprint Multinevritis of cranial nerves following inhalation of toxins
    Irene Aprile
    Institute of Neurology, Don C Gnocchi Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Res 25:208-10. 2003
    ..We believe physicians should be aware that multinevritis of the cranial nerves may be related to acute exposure to toxic substances. Missing this diagnosis could lead to a delay in therapy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Low glucose blood levels are associated with abnormal cardiac sympatho-vagal balance in type 2 diabetic patients with coronary artery disease
    F Infusino
    Institute of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 14:203-7. 2010
    ..In our study we assessed whether blood glucose fluctuation may be related to variations in CAF during daily life in diabetic patients with coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Small bowel bacterial overgrowth and type 1 diabetes
    V Ojetti
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 13:419-23. 2009
    ..Impaired intestinal motility is often associated with small-bowel bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) but only few studies evaluated the relationship between autonomic neuropathy and SIBO in diabetic pts...
  49. ncbi request reprint A case of chronic hepatitis C developing insulin-dependent diabetes, thyroid autoimmunity and stiff-person syndrome as complications of interferon therapy
    G Scavone
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 89:e36-8. 2010
    ..This is the first reported case in which SPS has appeared as complication of IFNalpha therapy...
  50. ncbi request reprint A two year observational study of nicotinamide and intensive insulin therapy in patients with recent onset type 1 diabetes mellitus
    A Crino
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Clinica Medica, Universitá Catholica Sacro Cuore and Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 18:749-54. 2005
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint The effects of calcitriol and nicotinamide on residual pancreatic beta-cell function in patients with recent-onset Type 1 diabetes (IMDIAB XI)
    D Pitocco
    Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    Diabet Med 23:920-3. 2006
    ..A number of recent studies underline the importance of vitamin D in the pathogenesis of Type 1 diabetes (T1D)...
  52. ncbi request reprint Purine metabolites and malondialdehyde in platelets of diabetic patients
    B Zappacosta
    Lab Di Chimica Clinica Policlinico A Gemelli, Istituto di Chimica e Chimica Clinica and Centro CNR per lo Studio della Chimica dei Recettori e delle Sostanze Biologicamente Attive, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 46:127-34. 1999
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint [Role of Helicobacter pylori infection in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus]
    V Ojetti
    Policlinico Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Med 92:137-44. 2001
    ..pylori re-infection was observed in IDDM patients when compared to not IDDM controls. The data suggest that vaccine development seems to be the only effective long run treatment for this subset of patients...
  54. ncbi request reprint Age at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes and the effect of immunomodulatory therapies on residual beta cell function
    D Pitocco
    Universit a Cattolica, Rome, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 40:66-8. 2008
  55. ncbi request reprint Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors and angiogenesis
    F Biscetti
    Laboratory of Vascular Biology and Genetics, Department of Medicine, A Gemelli University Hospital, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo F Vito, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 19:751-9. 2009
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Computer use, free time activities and metabolic control in patients with type 1 diabetes
    D Benevento
    University Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 88:e32-4. 2010
    ..Multiple linear regression showed that HbA1c% was not related to age, DM1 duration, TV watching or computer use but was independently and negatively related to the weekly hours spent on physical exercise...
  57. ncbi request reprint Effect of carbohydrate counting and medical nutritional therapy on glycaemic control in Type 1 diabetic subjects: a pilot study
    G Scavone
    Diabetes Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University School of Medicine, Rome, Italy
    Diabet Med 27:477-9. 2010
    ..The effect of a balanced, carbohydrate-counting diet on glycaemic control in Type 1 diabetic subjects is unclear. Our aim was to determine its effect in a small, pilot trial...
  58. ncbi request reprint IGF-1 and macrovascular complications of diabetes: alternative interpretations of recently published data
    Elena Conti
    Diabetes Care 26:1653-4; author reply 1654-5. 2003
  59. ncbi request reprint Effect of sildenafil on diabetic gastropathy
    Alessandro Bianco
    Diabetes Care 25:1888-9. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint High rate of helicobacter pylori re-infection in patients affected by type 1 diabetes
    Veronica Ojetti
    Diabetes Care 25:1485. 2002
  61. ncbi request reprint Association between cardiac autonomic dysfunction and inflammation in type 1 diabetic patients: effect of beta-blockade
    Gaetano Antono Lanza
    Istituto di Cardiologia, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Roma, Italy
    Eur Heart J 28:814-20. 2007
    ..To assess the relationship between cardiac autonomic dysfunction and inflammation in patients with type 1 diabetes and whether beta-blocker therapy might improve both abnormalities in these patients...