Paola Villa

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Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Glucocorticoid therapy as a significant risk factor for osteoporosis and fractures in an Italian postmenopausal population
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 29:678-82. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Ovarian volume and gluco-insulinaemic markers in the diagnosis of PCOS during adolescence
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Largo F Vito 1, Rome, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 78:285-90. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Low-dose estrogen and drospirenone combination: effects on glycoinsulinemic metabolism and other cardiovascular risk factors in healthy postmenopausal women
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Fertil Steril 95:158-63. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The differential effect of the phytoestrogen genistein on cardiovascular risk factors in postmenopausal women: relationship with the metabolic status
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:552-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Estro-progestin supplementation enhances the growth hormone secretory responsiveness to ghrelin infusion in postmenopausal women
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Fertil Steril 89:398-403. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Hyperhomocysteinemia and cardiovascular risk in postmenopausal women: the role of folate supplementation
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:130-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint L-folic acid supplementation in healthy postmenopausal women: effect on homocysteine and glycolipid metabolism
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, L go Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4622-9. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Fasting and post-methionine homocysteine levels in Alzheimers disease and vascular dementia
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 79:166-72. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Suppression and recovery of gonadotropin and steroid secretion by a gonadotropin-releasing hormone receptor antagonist in healthy women with normal ovulation versus women with polycystic ovary syndrome in the early follicular phase
    Francesca Sagnella
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Università Cattolica del Sacro, Rome, Italy
    Fertil Steril 91:1857-63. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of the opioid blockade on the feeding-induced growth hormone response to growth hormone-releasing hormone in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Maurizio Guido
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Fertil Steril 78:994-1000. 2002

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Glucocorticoid therapy as a significant risk factor for osteoporosis and fractures in an Italian postmenopausal population
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 29:678-82. 2013
    ..To analyze the potential effects of glucocorticoid treatment without an osteoporosis prevention strategy and to precociously identify patients at high risk of osteoporosis and fragility fractures in the postmenopausal period...
  2. doi request reprint Ovarian volume and gluco-insulinaemic markers in the diagnosis of PCOS during adolescence
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Largo F Vito 1, Rome, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 78:285-90. 2013
    ..To evaluate the role of mean ovarian volume (MOV) in the diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) during adolescence, and its relationship with metabolic and endocrine parameters...
  3. doi request reprint Low-dose estrogen and drospirenone combination: effects on glycoinsulinemic metabolism and other cardiovascular risk factors in healthy postmenopausal women
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Fertil Steril 95:158-63. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effects of a daily E2 (1 mg) plus drospirenone oral formulation (2 mg) on glycoinsulinemic metabolism, lipid profile, and endothelial function in symptomatic healthy menopausal women...
  4. doi request reprint The differential effect of the phytoestrogen genistein on cardiovascular risk factors in postmenopausal women: relationship with the metabolic status
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:552-8. 2009
    ..The wide family of the phytoestrogens has become an alternative to the classical hormonal therapy in menopause; nevertheless, some findings are still conflicting...
  5. ncbi request reprint Estro-progestin supplementation enhances the growth hormone secretory responsiveness to ghrelin infusion in postmenopausal women
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Fertil Steril 89:398-403. 2008
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Hyperhomocysteinemia and cardiovascular risk in postmenopausal women: the role of folate supplementation
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:130-5. 2007
    ..Folate administration in postmenopausal women is able to reduce high plasma homocysteine levels and to modify impaired endothelial function induced by hyperhomocysteinemia...
  7. ncbi request reprint L-folic acid supplementation in healthy postmenopausal women: effect on homocysteine and glycolipid metabolism
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, L go Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:4622-9. 2005
    ..Hyperhomocysteinemia as well as alterations of glycemic and lipidic metabolism are recognized as risk factors for cardiovascular diseases...
  8. doi request reprint Fasting and post-methionine homocysteine levels in Alzheimers disease and vascular dementia
    Paola Villa
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Int J Vitam Nutr Res 79:166-72. 2009
    ..Even if the methionine loading test revealed an abnormal homocysteine metabolism in demented patients, it didnt show any difference among patients with Alzheimers disease and vascular dementia...
  9. doi request reprint Suppression and recovery of gonadotropin and steroid secretion by a gonadotropin-releasing hormone receptor antagonist in healthy women with normal ovulation versus women with polycystic ovary syndrome in the early follicular phase
    Francesca Sagnella
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Università Cattolica del Sacro, Rome, Italy
    Fertil Steril 91:1857-63. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effects of the GnRH antagonist cetrorelix on the gonadal axis in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of the opioid blockade on the feeding-induced growth hormone response to growth hormone-releasing hormone in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    Maurizio Guido
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Fertil Steril 78:994-1000. 2002
    ..To investigate the effect of naloxone, an opioid receptor antagonist, on the release of growth hormone (GH) induced by the growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH) in normal-weight and obese women with PCOS in relation to feeding...