Andrea Veronesi

Summary

Affiliation: Centro di Riferimento Oncologico
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Pigmented mammary Paget's disease mimicking melanoma
    Maria A Pizzichetta
    Division of Medical Oncology C, National Cancer Institute, Via Pademontana Occidentale 12, I 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Melanoma Res 14:S13-5. 2004
  2. ncbi Screening: is breast cancer overdiagnosed?
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Epidemiology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Nat Rev Clin Oncol 6:682-3. 2009
  3. pmc Familial breast cancer: characteristics and outcome of BRCA 1-2 positive and negative cases
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 5:70. 2005
  4. ncbi A two-year regional program for the early detection of cutaneous melanoma
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Oncology Prevention, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 89:1-5. 2003
  5. pmc Late tamoxifen in patients previously operated for breast cancer without postoperative tamoxifen: 5-year results of a single institution randomised study
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, National Cancer Institute, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 10:205. 2010
  6. pmc Selecting for BRCA1 testing using a combination of homogeneous selection criteria and immunohistochemical characteristics of breast cancers
    GianMaria Miolo
    Department of Molecular Oncology and Translational Research, Division of Experimental Oncology 1, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 9:360. 2009
  7. ncbi Long-term, weekly one-hour infusion of paclitaxel in patients with metastatic breast cancer: a phase II monoinstitutional study
    Davide Lombardi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 90:285-8. 2004
  8. doi Target therapy in elderly breast cancer patients
    Paolo Carli
    Division of Medical Oncology C, National Cancer Institute, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 83:422-31. 2012
  9. ncbi Lapatinib-based therapy in heavily pretreated HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer: a single institution experience
    Diana Crivellari
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Medical Oncology C, CRO, Aviano PN, Italy
    Tumori 98:33-8. 2012
  10. ncbi Epirubicin and docetaxel as neoadjuvant treatment of locally advanced breast cancer: a phase II study
    Davide Lombardi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 96:229-33. 2010

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi Pigmented mammary Paget's disease mimicking melanoma
    Maria A Pizzichetta
    Division of Medical Oncology C, National Cancer Institute, Via Pademontana Occidentale 12, I 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Melanoma Res 14:S13-5. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi Screening: is breast cancer overdiagnosed?
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Epidemiology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Nat Rev Clin Oncol 6:682-3. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Familial breast cancer: characteristics and outcome of BRCA 1-2 positive and negative cases
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 5:70. 2005
    ..The clinical and pathological characteristics and the clinical course of patients with breast cancer and BRCA 1-2 mutation are poorly known...
  4. ncbi A two-year regional program for the early detection of cutaneous melanoma
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Oncology Prevention, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 89:1-5. 2003
    ....
  5. pmc Late tamoxifen in patients previously operated for breast cancer without postoperative tamoxifen: 5-year results of a single institution randomised study
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, National Cancer Institute, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 10:205. 2010
    ..A population of breast cancer patients exists who, for various reasons, never received adjuvant post-operative tamoxifen (TAM). This study was aimed to evaluate the role of late TAM in these patients...
  6. pmc Selecting for BRCA1 testing using a combination of homogeneous selection criteria and immunohistochemical characteristics of breast cancers
    GianMaria Miolo
    Department of Molecular Oncology and Translational Research, Division of Experimental Oncology 1, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 9:360. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of a combination of homogeneously selected criteria and immunohistochemical (IHC) characteristics of Familial Breast Cancers (FBCs) in detecting BRCA1 mutation carriers...
  7. ncbi Long-term, weekly one-hour infusion of paclitaxel in patients with metastatic breast cancer: a phase II monoinstitutional study
    Davide Lombardi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 90:285-8. 2004
    ..We performed a monoinstitutional phase II trial in order to confirm these interesting results...
  8. doi Target therapy in elderly breast cancer patients
    Paolo Carli
    Division of Medical Oncology C, National Cancer Institute, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 83:422-31. 2012
    ..The aim of this review is to summarize the available evidence in this special population and to encourage further well designed studies in elderly breast cancer patients...
  9. ncbi Lapatinib-based therapy in heavily pretreated HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer: a single institution experience
    Diana Crivellari
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Medical Oncology C, CRO, Aviano PN, Italy
    Tumori 98:33-8. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi Epirubicin and docetaxel as neoadjuvant treatment of locally advanced breast cancer: a phase II study
    Davide Lombardi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 96:229-33. 2010
    ..We report here the overall results of a phase II study of epirubicin and docetaxel as neoadjuvant chemotherapy in advanced breast cancer...
  11. ncbi Trastuzumab and vinorelbine as highly effective and safe therapy for HER-2-overexpressing metastatic breast cancer. A single institution experience
    Vincenzo Di Lauro
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 94:464-8. 2008
    ..Trastuzumab-based therapy has improved survival of women with human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-overexpressing metastatic breast cancer...
  12. doi Weekly paclitaxel in heavily pretreated ovarian cancer patients: does this treatment still provide further advantages?
    GianMaria Miolo
    Department of Oncology, Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:499-503. 2012
    ....
  13. doi Therapeutic management of breast cancer in the elderly
    Simon Spazzapan
    Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, CRO IRCCS Medical Oncology C, Via F Gallini 2, Aviano Pordenone 33081, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 12:945-60. 2011
    ....
  14. ncbi Breast cancer in the elderly
    Diana Crivellari
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico National Cancer Institute, Aviano, PN Italy
    J Clin Oncol 25:1882-90. 2007
    ....
  15. ncbi Incidence of palmar-plantar erythrodysesthesia in pretreated and unpretreated patients receiving pegylated liposomal doxorubicin
    GianMaria Miolo
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 95:687-90. 2009
    ..We evaluate the relationship between previous chemotherapy treatments and the development of palmar-plantar erythrodysesthesia in patients receiving pegylated liposomal doxorubicin-based regimens...
  16. ncbi Combined chemoimmunotherapy of metastatic melanoma: a single institution experience
    Vincenzo Di Lauro
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Melanoma Res 15:209-12. 2005
    ..It can be concluded that the chemoimmunotherapy schedule evaluated is active and may be considered for patients with metastatic melanoma who have a good performance status and a limited disease burden...
  17. pmc Phenotypic features and genetic characterization of male breast cancer families: identification of two recurrent BRCA2 mutations in north-east of Italy
    GianMaria Miolo
    Division of Experimental Oncology 1, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 6:156. 2006
    ..The relative rarity of male breast cancer (MBC) limits our understanding of the epidemiologic, genetic and clinical features of this tumor...
  18. ncbi Acceptance of external infusion pumps in patients with advanced breast cancer receiving continuous infusion fluorouracil
    Davide Lombardi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 89:488-91. 2003
    ..We investigated the physical and psychological adaptation to a protracted continuous infusion system in a series of patients receiving protracted continuous infusion of 5-fluorouracil for advanced breast cancer...
  19. pmc A different immunologic profile characterizes patients with HER-2-overexpressing and HER-2-negative locally advanced breast cancer: implications for immune-based therapies
    Elena Muraro
    Cancer Bio Immunotherapy Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS National Cancer Institute, Via Franco Gallini 2, Aviano PN, 33081, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res 13:R117. 2011
    ..On these grounds, a careful analysis of basal immune profile may be capital to dissect the heterogeneity of clinical responses to these drugs in patients with locally advanced breast cancer undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy...
  20. doi Hormone therapy in elderly breast cancer patients with comorbidities
    Diana Crivellari
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico National Cancer Institute, Aviano 33081, Italy
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 73:92-8. 2010
    ..The hormonal therapeutic armamentarium of the medical oncologist is now open to different options that may best be tailored to different clinical situations, particularly in elderly women...
  21. ncbi Vinorelbine-induced acute reversible peripheral neuropathy in a patient with ovarian carcinoma pretreated with carboplatin and paclitaxel
    Simona Scalone
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico di Aviano, PN, Italy
    Acta Oncol 43:209-11. 2004
  22. ncbi Facilitating the integration of emotional states in patients' personal disease experience with cancer: a new brief intervention for managing psychological distress
    Maria Antonietta Annunziata
    Unit of Oncological Psychology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Aviano, Pordenone, Italy
    Support Care Cancer 21:1815-9. 2013
    ....
  23. pmc Epirubicin and docetaxel as neoadjuvant treatment of hormone receptor positive, HER-2 negative breast cancer: findings from two successive phase II studies
    Alessandro Tuzi
    Divisions of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Radiol Oncol 47:57-62. 2013
    ....
  24. ncbi Skin lesions in melanoma and Kaposi's sarcoma. Case 2. Dermoscopic features of metastases from cutaneous melanoma mimicking benign nevi and primary melanoma
    Maria A Pizzichetta
    National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    J Clin Oncol 20:1412-5. 2002
  25. ncbi Interobserver agreement of the dermoscopic diagnosis of 129 small melanocytic skin lesions
    Maria Antonietta Pizzichetta
    Division of Medical Oncology C and Oncology Prevention, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Via Pedemontana Occidentale 12, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    Tumori 88:234-8. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the interobserver agreement of standard dermoscopic criteria between two observers and the diagnostic validity of dermoscopic diagnosis by pattern analysis and by the ABCD rule...
  26. ncbi Breast cancer and pregnancy
    Diana Crivellari
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    Tumori 88:187-92. 2002
    ..The decision should be evaluated for each single patient, taking into account the prognosis of the patient and her desire of pregnancy...
  27. ncbi Comparison of ultrasonography, hysteroscopy, and biopsy in the diagnosis of endometrial lesions in postmenopausal tamoxifen-treated patients
    Giorgio Giorda
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Aviano, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:975-80. 2002
    ..At present, no proven recommendations can be made for the surveillance of tamoxifen-treated women. The aim of the present study was to evaluate ultrasonography and hysteroscopy in this setting...
  28. ncbi New oral drugs in older patients: a review of idarubicin in elderly patients
    Diana Crivellari
    Medical Oncology Department, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Via Pedemontana Occ, 12, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 49:153-63. 2004
    ..The pharmacokinetics, activity, adverse effects and new modalities of oral administration are reviewed...
  29. doi Negative pigment network: an additional dermoscopic feature for the diagnosis of melanoma
    Maria A Pizzichetta
    Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 68:552-9. 2013
    ..The negative pigment network (NPN) is seen as a negative of the pigmented network and it is purported to be a melanoma-specific structure...
  30. ncbi Opioid consumption in hospitals of the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region: a four-year retrospective study
    Roberto Bortolussi
    UnitĂ  Operativa Semplice di Terapia del Dolore e Cure Palliative, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, PN, Italy
    Tumori 90:96-102. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi Emotional distress and needs in Italian cancer patients: prevalence and associations with socio-demographic and clinical factors
    Maria Antonietta Annunziata
    Unit of Oncological Psychology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 98:119-25. 2012
    ..In the present research, emotional distress together with needs during hospitalization were recorded and their associations with several socio-demographic and clinical variables were verified...
  32. ncbi Targeted intraoperative radiotherapy impairs the stimulation of breast cancer cell proliferation and invasion caused by surgical wounding
    Barbara Belletti
    Experimental Oncology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Aviano, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 14:1325-32. 2008
    ..The proportional reduction of this risk by radiotherapy does not depend on the extent of surgery, suggesting that radiotherapy, in addition to killing tumor cells, may influence the tumor microenvironment...
  33. pmc Trastuzumab and Gemcitabine in Pretreated HER2 Overexpressing Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients: Retrospective Analysis of Our Series
    Vincenzo Di Lauro
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    J Oncol 2012:198412. 2012
    ....
  34. ncbi Twelve years of endoscopic surveillance in a family carrying biallelic Y165C MYH defect: report of a case
    Mara Fornasarig
    Gastroenterology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Aviano, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:272-5. 2006
    ..We report the case of two siblings, clinically andendoscopically followed for 12 years, who displayed anattenuated adenomatous polyposis coli phenotype...
  35. ncbi Carboplatin in elderly patients
    Roberto Sorio
    National Cancer Institute, Aviano PN
    Tumori 88:S35-6. 2002
  36. ncbi Idarubicin
    Diana Crivellari
    Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano PN
    Tumori 88:S73-4. 2002
  37. ncbi Nail toxicity related to weekly taxanes: an important issue requiring a change in common toxicity criteria grading?
    Simon Spazzapan
    J Clin Oncol 20:4404-5; author reply 4405. 2002
  38. ncbi Carboplatin and topotecan combination and myelosuppression
    Giuseppe Toffoli
    J Clin Oncol 20:3558. 2002