M Pompili

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence, characteristics and severity of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    Luca Miele
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Hepatol 51:778-86. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of resection and radiofrequency ablation for single hepatocellular carcinoma ≤3 cm. Results of a multicenter Italian survey
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Hepatol 59:89-97. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Ischaemic jejunal vasculitis during treatment with pegylated interferon-alpha 2b and ribavirin for hepatitis C virus related cirrhosis
    M Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine and Dermatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:352-4. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced gray-scale harmonic ultrasound in the efficacy assessment of ablation treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Maurizio Pompili
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Liver Int 25:954-61. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous ablation procedures in cirrhotic patients with hepatocellular carcinoma submitted to liver transplantation: Assessment of efficacy at explant analysis and of safety for tumor recurrence
    Maurizio Pompili
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Liver Transpl 11:1117-26. 2005
  6. pmc Ethanol injection is highly effective for hepatocellular carcinoma smaller than 2 cm
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 17:3126-32. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint [Liver transplantation]
    Maurizio Pompili
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Roma
    Ann Ital Med Int 19:20-35. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Percutaneous laser ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with liver cirrhosis awaiting liver transplantation
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Roma, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 74:e6-e11. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced ultrasound assessment of arterial vascularization of small nodules arising in the cirrhotic liver
    M Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Largo Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 40:206-15. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors for survival in patients with compensated cirrhosis and small hepatocellular carcinoma after percutaneous ethanol injection therapy
    M Pompili
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Cancer 92:126-35. 2001

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  1. doi request reprint Prevalence, characteristics and severity of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    Luca Miele
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Hepatol 51:778-86. 2009
    ..The association between NAFLD and psoriasis has never been explored in prospective epidemiological studies. The aim of this 2-phase study was to study the clinical features of NAFLD in patients with psoriasis...
  2. doi request reprint Long-term effectiveness of resection and radiofrequency ablation for single hepatocellular carcinoma ≤3 cm. Results of a multicenter Italian survey
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Hepatol 59:89-97. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare liver resection and radiofrequency ablation in patients with single hepatocellular carcinoma ≤3 cm and compensated cirrhosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ischaemic jejunal vasculitis during treatment with pegylated interferon-alpha 2b and ribavirin for hepatitis C virus related cirrhosis
    M Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine and Dermatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:352-4. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, ischaemic jejunal vasculitis has never been reported during interferon therapy, but the latter treatment may have played causative roles...
  4. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced gray-scale harmonic ultrasound in the efficacy assessment of ablation treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Maurizio Pompili
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Liver Int 25:954-61. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare contrast-enhanced gray-scale harmonic ultrasound with multiphasic spiral computed tomography in the assessment of treatment efficacy of non-surgically treated HCC...
  5. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous ablation procedures in cirrhotic patients with hepatocellular carcinoma submitted to liver transplantation: Assessment of efficacy at explant analysis and of safety for tumor recurrence
    Maurizio Pompili
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Liver Transpl 11:1117-26. 2005
    ..RFA provides complete necrosis in most nodules smaller than 3 cm, and appears to be the best treatment option in these cases...
  6. pmc Ethanol injection is highly effective for hepatocellular carcinoma smaller than 2 cm
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 17:3126-32. 2011
    ..To analyze the long-term prognosis in a cohort of western cirrhotic patients with single hepatocellular carcinoma treated with ethanol injection...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Liver transplantation]
    Maurizio Pompili
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Roma
    Ann Ital Med Int 19:20-35. 2004
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  8. doi request reprint Percutaneous laser ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with liver cirrhosis awaiting liver transplantation
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A Gemelli, 8, 00168 Roma, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 74:e6-e11. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effectiveness and safety of percutaneous laser ablation for the treatment of cirrhotic patients with hepatocellular carcinoma awaiting liver transplantation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced ultrasound assessment of arterial vascularization of small nodules arising in the cirrhotic liver
    M Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Largo Gemelli, 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 40:206-15. 2008
    ..Aim of this study was to compare contrast-enhanced ultrasound and multi-detector row computed tomography in detecting arterial hypervascularity in small cirrhotic nodules...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors for survival in patients with compensated cirrhosis and small hepatocellular carcinoma after percutaneous ethanol injection therapy
    M Pompili
    Istituto di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Cancer 92:126-35. 2001
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  11. ncbi request reprint The Italian experience on paediatric liver transplantation: 1988-1999 report
    M Pompili
    Dept of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 34:649-55. 2002
    ..Liver transplantation is the treatment of choice for end-stage liver disease in both adult and paediatric patients. The Italian experience in paediatric liver transplantation during the period 1988-1999 is reported herein...
  12. doi request reprint Differentiating hepatocellular carcinoma from dysplastic nodules at gadobenate dimeglumine-enhanced hepatobiliary-phase magnetic resonance imaging
    A Gatto
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Institute of Radiology, Agostino Gemelli Hospital, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, 8, Largo A Gemelli, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Abdom Imaging 38:736-44. 2013
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  13. ncbi request reprint [The treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: an update]
    V Vero
    Istituto di Medicina Interna, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Ospedale Gemelli, Roma, Italia
    Minerva Med 100:173-93. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison between color power Doppler ultrasound with echo-enhancer and spiral computed tomography in the evaluation of hepatocellular carcinoma vascularization before and after ablation procedures
    A Cedrone
    Department of Internal Medicine, , Rome, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1854-9. 2001
    ..Spiral computed tomography can thus be reserved for those cases in which the enhanced power Doppler examination reveals no evidence of vascularity...
  15. pmc Prognostic factors for survival in patients with early-intermediate hepatocellular carcinoma undergoing non-surgical therapy: comparison of Okuda, CLIP, and BCLC staging systems in a single Italian centre
    A Grieco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Policlinico Universitario A Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy
    Gut 54:411-8. 2005
    ..We compared three prognostic indices (Okuda, CLIP, and BCLC scoring systems) in a large series of cirrhotic patients with HCC undergoing non-surgical treatment in terms of their ability to classify patients into different risk groups..
  16. ncbi request reprint Stigmatization of schizophrenia as perceived by nurses, medical doctors, medical students and patients
    G Serafini
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:576-85. 2011
    ..Finally, considering schizophrenia as a genetic disorder influenced participants perception of other people's beliefs about dangerousness and unpredictability and people's desire for social distance...
  17. ncbi request reprint White matter hyperintensities, suicide risk and late-onset affective disorders: an overview of the current literature
    M Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Via Grottarossa, Rome, Italy
    Clin Ter 161:555-63. 2010
    ..This is consistent with the hypothesis of vascular mania. WMHs could be a reliable biological risk marker for late onset mood disorders...
  18. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced power doppler of the intestinal wall in the evaluation of patients with Crohn disease
    G L Rapaccini
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Geriatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 39:188-94. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the efficacy of power colour Doppler ultrasonography, with and without echo-enhancement, in distinguishing active from quiescent CD...
  19. ncbi request reprint Insomnia as a predictor of high-lethality suicide attempts
    M Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Clin Pract 67:1311-6. 2013
    ..Research has demonstrated that patients with insomnia are at an increased risk of experiencing suicidal ideation and/or making a suicide attempt...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Affective temperaments and psychopathological dimensions of personality in Bipolar Disorder]
    D Harnic
    Ambulatorio Disturbi Bipolari, Day Hospital di Psichiatria, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico Gemelli, Roma, Italia
    Clin Ter 162:343-9. 2011
    ..The second one is to observe whether any specific temperament may influence the number of hospitalizations or the age of the bipolar depression onset...
  21. doi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatitis B virus patients: long-term results of three therapeutic approaches
    A W Avolio
    Department of Surgery Transplantation Service, Catholic University A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1961-4. 2008
    ..We suggest to use the LAM-HBIg combination...
  22. ncbi request reprint Suicide prevention among youths. Systematic review of available evidence-based interventions and implications for Italy
    M Pompili
    Department of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 62:507-35. 2010
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  23. doi request reprint Management of hepatitis C virus infection recurrence after liver transplantation: an overview
    F R Ponziani
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 43:291-5. 2011
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  24. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the albumin-gamma-glutamyltransferase isoenzyme as a diagnostic marker of hepatocellular carcinoma-complicating liver cirrhosis
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:288-95. 2003
    ..The present study aimed to evaluate the usefulness of albumin-gamma-glutamyltransferase isoenzyme in the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma...
  25. doi request reprint Single-step multimodal locoregional treatment for unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma: balloon-occluded percutaneous radiofrequency thermal ablation (BO-RFA) plus transcatheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE)
    R Iezzi
    Department of Bioimaging and Radiological Sciences, Institute of Radiology, A Gemelli Hospital, Catholic University, L go A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 118:555-69. 2013
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  26. ncbi request reprint Burnout, hopelessness and suicide risk in medical doctors
    M Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, 1035 Via di Grottarossa, Rome, Italy
    Clin Ter 161:511-4. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the association between burnout and hopelessness in medical doctors...
  27. ncbi request reprint The nonstandard liver, a hidden resource that cannot be overlooked: implications for the identification of the best recipient
    A W Avolio
    Transplant Unit, A Gemelli Catholic University of Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 38:1055-8. 2006
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  28. ncbi request reprint Recurrent acute hepatitis associated with use of cetirizine
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Ann Pharmacother 38:1844-7. 2004
    ..To describe a case of recurrent acute hepatitis related to the use of cetirizine, a selective histamine(1)-receptor antagonist approved for the treatment of common allergic diseases...
  29. doi request reprint Acute hepatitis caused by a natural lipid-lowering product: when "alternative" medicine is no "alternative" at all
    Antonio Grieco
    Institute of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, 8 Largo A Gemelli, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Hepatol 50:1273-7. 2009
    ..The general public's growing mistrust of the pharmaceutical industry and its perception of the lack of adverse effects of "natural" therapy have lead to the increasing use of "alternative drugs" for hypercholesterolemia...
  30. ncbi request reprint Gender-related differences concerning anger expression and interpersonal relationships in a sample of overweight/obese subjects
    P Iliceto
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Division of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Clin Ter 163:e279-85. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore gender-related differences concerning anger expression and interpersonal relationships in a sample of overweight/obese subjects...
  31. doi request reprint Functional neuroimaging in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    A Del Casale
    NESMOS Neurosciences, Mental Health, and Sensory Organs Department, School of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University and Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 64:61-85. 2011
    ..This paper aims to review the literature on functional neuroimaging in OCD, analysing the reported dysfunctional connectivity in the corticostriatothalamocortical circuitry...
  32. ncbi request reprint Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorders after liver transplantation: analysis of early and late cases in a 255 patient series
    A W Avolio
    Department of Surgery Transplantation Service, Catholic University, A Gemelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1956-60. 2007
    ..The three patients with late cases are in remission after a mean follow-up of 23 months...
  33. ncbi request reprint Affective temperaments are associated with higher hopelessness and perceived disability in patients with open-angle glaucoma
    G Scuderi
    Ophthalmology Clinic of the Sant Andrea Hospital of Rome, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Clin Pract 65:976-84. 2011
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  34. doi request reprint Patterns of chronic hepatitis B in Central Italy: a cross-sectional study
    Paola Piccolo
    Hepatology Unit, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Public Health 20:711-3. 2010
    ..Therefore, as immigration from non-EU countries continues to grow, we can expect a change in the landscape of HBV-related disease in our area...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinomas <2 cm in diameter complicating cirrhosis: ultrasound and clinical features in 153 consecutive patients
    Gian Ludovico Rapaccini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Liver Int 24:124-30. 2004
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  36. doi request reprint Prospective, open study of long-acting injected risperidone versus oral antipsychotics in 88 chronically psychotic patients
    P Girardi
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Pharmacopsychiatry 43:66-72. 2010
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  37. ncbi request reprint Relationship between gastric localization of hepatitis C virus and mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue in Helicobacter pylori infection
    G Cammarota
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:1126-32. 2002
    ..Recent evidence suggests that the stomach can harbour HCV. We therefore evaluated the prevalence of gastric localization of HCV and its possible relationship with the chronic inflammatory response to Helicobacter pylori infection...
  38. ncbi request reprint Suicide on my mind. A look back and ahead at suicide prevention in Italy
    M Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Med 101:353-61. 2010
    ..The author looks back and ahead for preventing suicide in the Italian territory and reflects on the many suicide activities across Italy in which he was involved over the past two years...
  39. doi request reprint Completed suicide and marital status according to the Italian region of origin
    Maria Masocco
    National Centre for Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion CNESPS, Italian National Institute of Health ISS, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatr Q 81:57-71. 2010
    ..Moreover, these findings support the notion that marital status may play a central role in influencing suicide...
  40. doi request reprint Suicide mortality in Italy from 1980 to 2002
    Monica Vichi
    Centre for Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, National Institute of Health ISS, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 175:89-97. 2010
    ..The under-reporting of suicide seems to have no effect on temporal changes in mortality rates or on the geographical distribution. These data indicate that Italy is a country at low risk for suicide...
  41. ncbi request reprint Suicide among Italian adolescents: 1970-2002
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 18:525-33. 2009
    ..The dramatic peaks observed over the time period studied cannot be attributed to a single cause, indicating that further studies are needed to better understand the phenomenon...
  42. doi request reprint Substance abuse, temperament and suicide risk: evidence from a case-control study
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Addict Dis 28:13-20. 2009
    ..However, few differences were significant and almost all were of small magnitude. Furthermore, bipolar disorders type II were overrepresented in the abuser group compared to the control group (45% vs. 22%, respectively)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Suicide in the epilepsies: a meta-analytic investigation of 29 cohorts
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Epilepsy Behav 7:305-10. 2005
    ..Suicide in epilepsy is a major cause of death and is very often underestimated. We conducted a meta-analysis to compare data reported in representative studies of suicide in epilepsy with data for the general population...
  44. doi request reprint Psychache and suicide: a preliminary investigation
    Maurizio Pompili
    Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Department of Psychiatry, Italy
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:116-21. 2008
    ..Further, there are validity issues with the PPAS, with the need for multi-item measures and probably a multifactor measure...
  45. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in suicide rates in the European Union's elderly: trends and impact of macro-socioeconomic factors between 1980 and 2006
    Marco Innamorati
    Università Europea di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Can J Psychiatry 55:229-38. 2010
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  46. pmc The validation of the Italian Perceived Disability Scale (IPDS) in chronic daily headache sufferers
    Marco Innamorati
    Università Europea di Roma, Rome, Italy
    J Headache Pain 10:21-6. 2009
    ..The IPDS is a brief instrument that is useful for comparisons with other chronic illnesses, and it may be used both for basic research and clinical applications when screening for comorbidity with emotional distress and disorders...
  47. ncbi request reprint TEMPS-A (Rome): psychometric validation of affective temperaments in clinically well subjects in mid- and south Italy
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 107:63-75. 2008
    ..In Italian, the TEMPS has previously been validated in its original 32-item version, the TEMPS-I (Pisa), one which did not yet include an anxious subscale...
  48. doi request reprint Response to intravenous antidepressant treatment by suicidal vs. nonsuicidal depressed patients
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 122:154-8. 2010
    ..As effects of suicidal status on antidepressant responses remain uncertain, we compared responses to treatment in suicidal and nonsuicidal depressed patients...
  49. doi request reprint Sex and ethnic differences among South Tirolean suicides: a psychological autopsy study
    Roger Pycha
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Roma, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 24:47-56. 2009
    ..The aim of the research is to study whether any differences exist in the rates and characteristics of suicide by ethnicity and sex in South Tirol, Italy...
  50. ncbi request reprint Suicide in the national protocol for monitoring sentinel events
    Rosetta Cardone
    Ministero del Lavoro, della Salute e delle Politiche Sociali, Direzione Generale della Programmazione Sanitaria, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 45:205-12. 2009
    ..Given the importance of suicide in public health policies and the need for preventive activity on this issue, recommendations for the prevention of suicide in hospitals have already been drafted...
  51. doi request reprint Recreational drug use and suicidality among Italian young adults
    Marco Innamorati
    Università Europea di Roma, Rome, Italy
    J Addict Dis 27:51-9. 2008
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  52. ncbi request reprint Risk-taking and reasons for living in non-clinical Italian university students
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy, and McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, USA or
    Death Stud 31:751-62. 2007
    ..Men in general and people who take risks and perceive lower risk are more hopeless and relatively weak in reasons for living...
  53. doi request reprint Suicide and marital status in Italy
    Maria Masocco
    National Centre for Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion CNESPS, Italian National Institute of Health ISS, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatr Q 79:275-85. 2008
    ..Completed suicide has been reported as being linked to marital status, with being unmarried associated with a higher suicide rate as compared with being married or living with a partner...
  54. doi request reprint Thrombotic risk factors in patients with liver cirrhosis: correlation with MELD scoring system and portal vein thrombosis development
    Maria Assunta Zocco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome, Gemelli Hospital, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Hepatol 51:682-9. 2009
    ..We wanted to describe TRFs as a function of liver disease severity using the MELD score and assess the role of local and systemic TRFs as predictors of PVT development in cirrhotic patients...
  55. ncbi request reprint Suicide in the Italian military environment (1986-1998)
    Iginia Mancinelli
    Department of Psychiatric Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Mil Med 168:146-52. 2003
    ..The aim of our study was to provide data about suicide and attempted suicide in the Italian military environment from 1986 to 1998...
  56. doi request reprint Bridge treatments of hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhotic patients submitted to liver transplantation
    Maurizio Pompili
    Dig Dis Sci 53:2830-1. 2008
  57. ncbi request reprint Seasonality and suicide
    Maurizio Pompili
    Psychiatry Res 128:301-2. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint [Suicide and attempted suicide in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa]
    Maurizio Pompili
    Cattedra di Psichiatria, II Facoltà di Medina e Chirurgia, Ospedale Sant Andrea, Universita degli Studi La Sapienza, Roma
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 39:275-81. 2003
    ..An effort to reconcile with subject of suicide and a better evaluation of these patients' psychopathology should improve suicide prevention strategies amongst these individuals...
  59. ncbi request reprint Cannabis use and the risk behavior syndrome in Italian university students: are they related to suicide risk?
    Marco Innamorati
    Università Europea of Rome
    Psychol Rep 102:577-94. 2008
    ..Individuals at higher risk for suicide could also be discriminated by self-reported lifetime drug use. Limitations of the study are related to the small sample size and use of a convenience sample...
  60. ncbi request reprint Preventing suicide in young schizophrenics who are substance "abusers"
    Maurizio Pompili
    Subst Use Misuse 39:1435-9. 2004
  61. ncbi request reprint Suicide and awareness of illness in schizophrenia: an overview
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Bull Menninger Clin 68:297-318. 2004
    ..In assessing insight, many issues have to be taken into account, because a high degree of insight is not desirable in some conditions...
  62. ncbi request reprint Toward better understanding of equivocal deaths and suicides
    Maurizio Pompili
    Croat Med J 45:103-4. 2004
  63. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for Wilson's disease: The burden of neurological and psychiatric disorders
    Valentina Medici
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, Gastroenterology and Liver Transplant Sections, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Liver Transpl 11:1056-63. 2005
    ..In conclusion, a combination of hepatic and neuropsychiatric conditions deserves careful neurological evaluation, which should contraindicate OLT in case of severe neurological impairment...
  64. ncbi request reprint Suicidal risk in antidepressant drug trials
    Ross J Baldessarini
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:246-8. 2006
  65. ncbi request reprint Suicide after surgical treatment in patients with epilepsy: a meta-analytic investigation
    Maurizio Pompili
    McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, USA
    Psychol Rep 98:323-38. 2006
    ..This meta-analysis shows that suicide in patients with epilepsy after surgical treatment is more frequent than in the general population. Results are discussed with particular attention to possible causative factors...
  66. ncbi request reprint Decreased risk of suicides and attempts during long-term lithium treatment: a meta-analytic review
    Ross J Baldessarini
    International Consortium for Research on Bipolar Disorders, Department of Psychiatry and Neuroscience Program, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 8:625-39. 2006
    ..To update and extend comparisons of rates of suicides and suicide attempts among patients with major affective disorders with versus without long-term lithium treatment...
  67. ncbi request reprint Body uneasiness and suicide risk in a non-clinical sample of university students
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02478, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 11:193-202. 2007
    ..Such evidence suggests that body uneasiness can be a source of psychological pain and in serious cases expose the individuals to an increased suicide risk. Yet, depression was the strongest correlate of increased suicide risk...
  68. ncbi request reprint Assessment and treatment of suicide risk in schizophrenia
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Via di Grottarossa, 1035, 00189 Roma, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:51-74. 2008
    ..Psychosocial intervention and psychotherapy may play an important role in the management of suicide risk, especially if such interventions help the patient face daily difficulties, loneliness and conflicts inside the family...
  69. ncbi request reprint Depression, hopelessness and suicide risk among patients suffering from epilepsy
    Maurizio Pompili
    Dipartimento di Psichiatria, Ospedale Sant Andrea, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 43:425-9. 2007
    ..Both clinical and psychometric data should be part of the evaluation of the epileptic patient for psychiatric and suicidality assessment...
  70. doi request reprint Periventricular white matter hyperintensities as predictors of suicide attempts in bipolar disorders and unipolar depression
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:1501-7. 2008
    ..08). In conclusion, neuroimaging measures may be markers of risk for suicidal attempts in patients with major affective disorders...