Bruna Guida

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Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Energy-restricted, n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids-rich diet improves the clinical response to immuno-modulating drugs in obese patients with plaque-type psoriasis: a randomized control clinical trial
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II of Naples, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 33:399-405. 2014
  2. pmc Plasma p-cresol lowering effect of sevelamer in peritoneal dialysis patients: evidence from a Cross-Sectional Observational Study
    Bruna Guida
    Division of Physiology, Dept of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e73558. 2013
  3. pmc Dietary intake as a link between obesity, systemic inflammation, and the assumption of multiple cardiovascular and antidiabetic drugs in renal transplant recipients
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II of Naples, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:363728. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Abnormalities of bioimpedance measures in overweight and obese hemodialyzed patients
    B Guida
    Department of Neuroscience Physiology Nutrition Section, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:265-72. 2001
  5. doi request reprint The impact of obesity on skin disease and epidermal permeability barrier status
    B Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:191-5. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Dietary phosphate restriction in dialysis patients: a new approach for the treatment of hyperphosphataemia
    B Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:879-84. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Role of dietary intervention on metabolic abnormalities and nutritional status after renal transplantation
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:3304-10. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Bioelectrical impedance analysis and age-related differences of body composition in the elderly
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 17:175-80. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric banding and body composition in morbid obesity
    Bruna Guida
    Physiology Nutrition Unit, Department of Neuroscience, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 15:198-203. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Body composition and cardiovascular risk factors in pretransplant hemodialysis patients
    Brunella Guida
    Physiology Nutrition Section, Department of Neuroscience, University of Naples Federico II, Via S Pansini N degrees 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Clin Nutr 23:363-72. 2004

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  1. doi request reprint Energy-restricted, n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids-rich diet improves the clinical response to immuno-modulating drugs in obese patients with plaque-type psoriasis: a randomized control clinical trial
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II of Naples, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy Electronic address
    Clin Nutr 33:399-405. 2014
    ..This study aimed to assess the effectiveness of an energy-restricted diet, enriched in n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs) and poor in n-6 PUFAs, on metabolic markers and clinical outcome of obese patients with psoriasis...
  2. pmc Plasma p-cresol lowering effect of sevelamer in peritoneal dialysis patients: evidence from a Cross-Sectional Observational Study
    Bruna Guida
    Division of Physiology, Dept of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e73558. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Dietary intake as a link between obesity, systemic inflammation, and the assumption of multiple cardiovascular and antidiabetic drugs in renal transplant recipients
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II of Naples, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:363728. 2013
    ..Dietary intake did not meet nutritional recommendations in all patients, especially in obese ones, highlighting the need of a long-term nutritional support in renal transplant recipients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Abnormalities of bioimpedance measures in overweight and obese hemodialyzed patients
    B Guida
    Department of Neuroscience Physiology Nutrition Section, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:265-72. 2001
    ....
  5. doi request reprint The impact of obesity on skin disease and epidermal permeability barrier status
    B Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:191-5. 2010
    ..Obese subjects frequently show skin diseases. However, less attention has been paid to the impact of obesity on skin disorders until now...
  6. doi request reprint Dietary phosphate restriction in dialysis patients: a new approach for the treatment of hyperphosphataemia
    B Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 21:879-84. 2011
    ..We aimed to evaluate the effects of a partial replacement of food protein with a low-phosphorus and low-potassium whey protein concentrate on phosphate levels of dialysis patients with hyperphosphataemia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Role of dietary intervention on metabolic abnormalities and nutritional status after renal transplantation
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:3304-10. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the effects of a 12-month dietary regimen on the nutritional status and metabolic outcome of renal transplant recipients in the first post-transplant year...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bioelectrical impedance analysis and age-related differences of body composition in the elderly
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 17:175-80. 2007
    ..In this study, we evaluated the bioelectrical characteristics in a large group of apparently healthy Caucasian men in the age range 50-80 years, as a function of age and body mass index...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic gastric banding and body composition in morbid obesity
    Bruna Guida
    Physiology Nutrition Unit, Department of Neuroscience, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 15:198-203. 2005
    ..In this study, we evaluated the 2-year changes in body composition in a small group of morbidly obese women treated by laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) associated with a well balanced low-calorie diet...
  10. ncbi request reprint Body composition and cardiovascular risk factors in pretransplant hemodialysis patients
    Brunella Guida
    Physiology Nutrition Section, Department of Neuroscience, University of Naples Federico II, Via S Pansini N degrees 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Clin Nutr 23:363-72. 2004
    ..Aim of the present study was to evaluate the main abnormalities in body composition and the prevalence of some cardiovascular risk factors in a population of hemodialyzed (HD) patients awaiting renal transplantation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impedance vector distribution by body mass index and conventional bioelectrical impedance analysis in obese women
    B Guida
    Dept of Neuroscience Physiology Nutrition Section, Faculty of Medicine, University Federico II, Via S Pansini, 80131 Napoli, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 13:72-9. 2003
    ..To compare the body fluid status assessments provided by conventional bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) and vector BIA in moderate and severe obesity...
  12. doi request reprint Role of dietary intervention and nutritional follow-up in heart transplant recipients
    Bruna Guida
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Unit, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Clin Transplant 23:101-7. 2009
    ..Obesity, dyslipidemia, hypertension, and diabetes mellitus are common features after heart transplantation and they lead to coronary artery disease and graft loss...
  13. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and bioelectrical vector distribution in 8-year-old children
    Bruna Guida
    Department Neuroscience Physiology Nutrition Session, University Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 18:133-41. 2008
    ..To describe bioelectrical impedance vector distribution in relation to BMI (body mass index; body weight/stature(2)) in a population of healthy children in order to detect possible changes in body composition status...
  14. doi request reprint Evidence That p-Cresol and IL-6 Are Adsorbed by the HFR Cartridge: Towards a New Strategy to Decrease Systemic Inflammation in Dialyzed Patients?
    Eleonora Riccio
    Department of Public Health, Section of Nephrology, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e95811. 2014
    ..In the present study, we evaluated whether the HFR cartridge can also bind total p-cresol and IL-6 and remove them from the ultrafiltrate...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of a diet rich in N-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on systemic inflammation in renal transplant recipients
    Massimo Sabbatini
    a Department of Public Health, University Federico II of Naples, Italy
    J Am Coll Nutr 32:375-83. 2013
    ..However, patient compliance is poor because bad-tasting fish oils are used as an n-3 PUFA source. Therefore, we explored whether the beneficial effects of n-3 can be obtained by administering a diet based on n-3-rich foods...
  16. doi request reprint Evidence on the prevalence and geographic distribution of major cardiovascular risk factors in Italy
    Roberta Laccetti
    Department of Neuroscience, Physiology Nutrition Section, University Federico II of Naples, Via S Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 16:305-15. 2013
    ..To assess the prevalence and geographic distribution of major cardiovascular risk factors in a large community-wide sample of the Italian population...
  17. pmc Human mature adipocytes express albumin and this expression is not regulated by inflammation
    Maria Luisa Sirico
    Department of Nephrology, University Federico II of Naples, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Mediators Inflamm 2012:236796. 2012
    ..Our group investigated albumin gene expression in human adipocytes, its regulation by inflammation and the possible contribution of adipose tissue to albumin circulating levels...
  18. doi request reprint Myocardial fibrosis and diastolic dysfunction in patients on chronic haemodialysis
    Maria Angela Losi
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Cardiovascular and Immunological Sciences, Federico II University School of Medicine, Naples, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:1950-4. 2010
    ..Left ventricular (LV) diastolic dysfunction is linked to myocardial collagen content in many cardiac diseases. There are no data regarding such relationship in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) undergoing haemodialysis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Changes of serum albumin and C-reactive protein are related to changes of interleukin-6 release by peripheral blood mononuclear cells in hemodialysis patients treated with different membranes
    Bruno Memoli
    Department of Nephrology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Am J Kidney Dis 39:266-73. 2002
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint In vivo modulation of soluble "antagonistic" IL-6 receptor synthesis and release in ESRD
    Bruno Memoli
    Department of Nephrology, University Federico II of Naples, Via Tasso 91 B, Napoli 80127, Italy
    J Am Soc Nephrol 16:1099-107. 2005
    ..This release is seemingly due to a shedding of membrane-bound gp130 receptor. The increased sgp130 release may partially counteract the inflammatory effects caused by IL-6...
  21. ncbi request reprint "Obesity paradox" or a better nutritional status?
    Brunella Guida
    Am J Med 121:e7; author reply e9. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Inflammation may modulate IL-6 and C-reactive protein gene expression in the adipose tissue: the role of IL-6 cell membrane receptor
    Bruno Memoli
    Dept of Nephrology, Univ Federico II of Naples, Via S Pansini 5, 80131, Naples, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 293:E1030-5. 2007
    ..These results provide first-time evidence of the involvement of adipose tissue in the course of chronic inflammatory diseases, with a different degree of participation of the different adipose tissue districts...
  23. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and survival differences in dialysis patients
    Brunella Guida
    Kidney Int 67:1637. 2005