Laura Evangelista

Summary

Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Boron neutron capture therapy and 18F-labelled borophenylalanine positron emission tomography: a critical and clinical overview of the literature
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Appl Radiat Isot 74:91-101. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 18F-FDG positron emission tomography/computed tomography and computed tomography in patients with already-treated breast cancer: diagnostic and prognostic implications
    L Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 56:375-84. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Could the serial determination of Ca15.3 serum improve the diagnostic accuracy of PET/CT?: results from small population with previous breast cancer
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Ann Nucl Med 25:469-77. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Tumour markers and FDG PET/CT for prediction of disease relapse in patients with breast cancer
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:293-301. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Indeterminate lung nodules in cancer patients: pretest probability of malignancy and the role of 18F-FDG PET/CT
    Laura Evangelista
    1 Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Veneto Institute of Oncology IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 202:507-14. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Therapeutic impact of (18)F-FDG PET/CT in recurrent differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Fabio Pomerri
    Veneto Institute of Oncology IOV IRCCS, Oncologic Radiology Unit, Via Gattamelata 64, 35128, Padua, Italy
    Radiol Med 119:97-102. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Utility of choline positron emission tomography/computed tomography for lymph node involvement identification in intermediate- to high-risk prostate cancer: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Eur Urol 63:1040-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint PET/CT imaging in gynecologic malignancies: a critical overview of its clinical impact and our retrospective single center analysis
    Maurizia Dalla Palma
    Medical Oncology Unit 1, Istituto Oncologico Veneto I R C C S, Padova, Italy
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 83:84-98. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of myocardial perfusion scintigraphy in elderly patients with hypertension: a 10-year follow-up analysis
    Luca Nai Fovino
    Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:1570-80. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Early bone marrow metastasis detection: the additional value of FDG-PET/CT vs. CT imaging
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 66:448-53. 2012

Collaborators

  • Domenico Rubello
  • Patrick M Colletti
  • Luigi Corti
  • F Pomerri
  • Isabella Merante Boschin
  • Anna R Cervino
  • Anna Rita Cervino
  • Luca Nai Fovino
  • Giorgio Saladini
  • Carlo Castoro
  • Rita Alfieri
  • Maurizia Dalla Palma
  • Michele Gregianin
  • Francesca Saladini
  • Renato Razzolini
  • Vanna C Sileni
  • Sara Galuppo
  • Luigi Mansi
  • Marta Burei
  • Pasquale Fiduccia
  • Lucia Borgato
  • Pier C Muzzio
  • Vittorina Zagonel
  • Vanna Chiarion Sileni
  • Maria Ornella Nicoletto
  • Gino Paolo Mormino

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Boron neutron capture therapy and 18F-labelled borophenylalanine positron emission tomography: a critical and clinical overview of the literature
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Appl Radiat Isot 74:91-101. 2013
    ..Herein, we summarize BNCT principles and applications, boron carrier and boron imaging with PET, PET-guided BNCT and other studied and employed tracers for PET in order to optimizeBNCT...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of 18F-FDG positron emission tomography/computed tomography and computed tomography in patients with already-treated breast cancer: diagnostic and prognostic implications
    L Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 56:375-84. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to assess the comparison of 18F-FDG PET/CT and CT in patients with breast cancer (BC) already treated with primary therapy, in evaluating the diagnostic and prognostic values...
  3. ncbi request reprint Could the serial determination of Ca15.3 serum improve the diagnostic accuracy of PET/CT?: results from small population with previous breast cancer
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Ann Nucl Med 25:469-77. 2011
    ..3 and 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) findings in patients with already treated BC during follow-up...
  4. doi request reprint Tumour markers and FDG PET/CT for prediction of disease relapse in patients with breast cancer
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 38:293-301. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the role of CA 15.3, CT and positron emission tomography (PET)/CT in patients with breast cancer and suspected disease relapse after primary treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Indeterminate lung nodules in cancer patients: pretest probability of malignancy and the role of 18F-FDG PET/CT
    Laura Evangelista
    1 Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Veneto Institute of Oncology IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 202:507-14. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine likelihood of malignancy for indeterminate lung nodules identified on CT comparing two standardized models with (18)F-FDG PET/CT...
  6. doi request reprint Therapeutic impact of (18)F-FDG PET/CT in recurrent differentiated thyroid carcinoma
    Fabio Pomerri
    Veneto Institute of Oncology IOV IRCCS, Oncologic Radiology Unit, Via Gattamelata 64, 35128, Padua, Italy
    Radiol Med 119:97-102. 2014
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to assess the impact of PET/CT on the planning of appropriate treatment for known recurrent disease in operated DTC patients...
  7. doi request reprint Utility of choline positron emission tomography/computed tomography for lymph node involvement identification in intermediate- to high-risk prostate cancer: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Eur Urol 63:1040-8. 2013
    ..Determination of tumour involvement of regional lymph nodes in patients with prostate cancer (PCa) is of key importance for the proper planning of treatment...
  8. doi request reprint PET/CT imaging in gynecologic malignancies: a critical overview of its clinical impact and our retrospective single center analysis
    Maurizia Dalla Palma
    Medical Oncology Unit 1, Istituto Oncologico Veneto I R C C S, Padova, Italy
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 83:84-98. 2012
    ..In this review, we describe, the theoretical advantage and prognostic implications of PET/CT in the management of gynecologic cancer patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of myocardial perfusion scintigraphy in elderly patients with hypertension: a 10-year follow-up analysis
    Luca Nai Fovino
    Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:1570-80. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Early bone marrow metastasis detection: the additional value of FDG-PET/CT vs. CT imaging
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV, IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 66:448-53. 2012
    ..To assess the addition value of ¹⁸F-Fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) PET/computed tomography (FDG-PET/CT) vs. CT in detecting early metastatic deposits in bone marrow (BM)...
  11. doi request reprint Tumor marker-guided PET in breast cancer patients-a recipe for a perfect wedding: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto, IOV IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 37:467-74. 2012
    ..We aim to provide a critical overview of recently published reports and perform a meta-analysis on the use of tumor markers in BC patients as a guide for fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (PET) imaging...
  12. ncbi request reprint Use of a portable gamma camera for guiding surgical treatment in locally advanced breast cancer in a post-neoadjuvant therapy setting
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Veneto Institute of Oncology IOV IRCCS, Via Gattamelata, 64 35128, Padua, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 146:331-40. 2014
    ..7 % (95 % confidence interval: 44.88-88.44 %). The present feasibility study shows how a new nuclear imaging device can be useful in the operating theatre for guiding a radical surgery approach in patients with LABC after NT. ..
  13. doi request reprint 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET/computed tomography and risk stratification after neoadjuvant treatment in esophageal cancer patients
    Anna R Cervino
    aRadiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit bOncological Radiology Unit cSurgical Oncology Unit dOncology Unit 2, Oncological Institute of Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Nucl Med Commun 35:160-8. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the prognostic value of F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET/computed tomography (CT) after neoadjuvant therapy (NAT) in locally advanced esophageal cancer (EC) patients...
  14. doi request reprint Risk stratification and prognostic assessment by myocardial perfusion-gated SPECT in patients with left bundle-branch block and low-intermediate cardiac risk
    Luca Nai Fovino
    Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Ann Nucl Med 26:559-70. 2012
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the prognostic value of gated single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) in low-intermediate risk LBBB patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint FDG avidity at PET/CT during adjuvant hormonal therapy in patients with breast cancer
    Laura Evangelista
    From the Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padova Service of Oncology, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Candiolo Service of Nuclear Medicine, Institute for Cancer Research and Treatment, Candiolo and Oncology Unit 2, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 39:e135-41. 2014
    ..We aim to retrospectively evaluate the impact of hormone therapy (HT) on FDG avidity of metastatic lesions in patients with breast cancer (BC) undergoing PET/CT...
  16. doi request reprint Choline PET or PET/CT and biochemical relapse of prostate cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padua, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 38:305-14. 2013
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis was to evaluate the diagnostic performance of 18F-choline and 11C-choline PET or PET/CT in detection of locoregional or distant metastases in PCa...
  17. doi request reprint Diagnostic and prognostic value of gated myocardial perfusion single-photon emission computed tomography in low-risk patients with left bundle-branch block
    Laura Evangelista
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Medical Clinic IV, University of Padua, Padova, Italy
    Nucl Med Commun 33:491-7. 2012
    ..We assessed the diagnostic and prognostic impact of gated single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) in low-risk patients with LBBB...
  18. doi request reprint Molecular pathways and molecular imaging in breast cancer: an update
    Anna Rita Cervino
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Via Gattamelata, 64 35128 Padova, Italy
    Nucl Med Biol 40:581-91. 2013
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  19. doi request reprint Positron emission tomography/computed tomography and esophageal cancer in the clinical practice: How does it affect the prognosis?
    Anna R Cervino
    Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto, IOV IRCCS, Padova, Italy
    J Cancer Res Ther 8:619-25. 2012
    ....
  20. pmc FDG-PET/CT and parathyroid carcinoma: Review of literature and illustrative case series
    Laura Evangelista
    Laura Evangelista, Giorgio Saladini, Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine Unit, Istituto Oncologico Veneto IOV IRCCS, Padova 35128, Italy
    World J Clin Oncol 2:348-54. 2011
    ..We hope to provide an insight into the potential role of PET/CT in assessing the extent of disease and response to treatment which are the general principles used to correctly evaluate disease status...