Francesco Pasanisi

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Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Benefits of sustained moderate weight loss in obesity
    F Pasanisi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 11:401-6. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Satiety and hunger: some considerations from feast and famine aboriginal (stone age men) experiences
    F Contaldo
    Interuniversity Center for Obesity and Eating Disorders, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 10:e49-51. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Evidence of brown fat activity in constitutional leanness
    Fabrizio Pasanisi
    AssociateFederico II University of Naples Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy 80131
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:1214-8. 2013
  4. pmc Enhanced serum concentrations of transforming growth factor-beta1 in simple fatty liver: is it really benign?
    Giovanni Tarantino
    Federico II University Medical School of Naples, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Naples, Italy
    J Transl Med 6:72. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Noninvasive evaluation of abdominal fat and liver changes following progressive weight loss in severely obese patients treated with laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Federica del Genio
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Interuniversity Center for Obesity and Eating Disorder CISRO, Federico II School of Medicine, Via Pansini 5, 80131, Naples, Italy
    Obes Surg 19:1664-71. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of survival in terminal-cancer patients with irreversible bowel obstruction receiving home parenteral nutrition
    F Pasanisi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Nutrition 17:581-4. 2001
  7. doi request reprint UCP1 -3826 AG+GG genotypes, adiponectin, and leptin/adiponectin ratio in severe obesity
    G Labruna
    CEINGE Biotecnologie Avanzate s c a r l, Naples, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:525-9. 2009
  8. pmc Are hepatic steatosis and carotid intima media thickness associated in obese patients with normal or slightly elevated gamma-glutamyl-transferase?
    Giovanni Tarantino
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University Medical School of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Transl Med 10:50. 2012
  9. pmc Hepatic steatosis in overweight/obese females: new screening method for those at risk
    Giovanni Tarantino
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Hepatology in Internal Medicine, Federico II University Medical School of Naples, Naples, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:5693-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The prediction of basal metabolic rate in female patients with anorexia nervosa
    L Scalfi
    Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Department of Food Science, Federico II University, Via Universita 100, Portici, Napoli, Italy
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:359-64. 2001

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Benefits of sustained moderate weight loss in obesity
    F Pasanisi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 11:401-6. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Satiety and hunger: some considerations from feast and famine aboriginal (stone age men) experiences
    F Contaldo
    Interuniversity Center for Obesity and Eating Disorders, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 10:e49-51. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Evidence of brown fat activity in constitutional leanness
    Fabrizio Pasanisi
    AssociateFederico II University of Naples Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy 80131
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:1214-8. 2013
    ..Conclusion: BAT activity has been shown in CL in resting thermoneutral conditions and may exert a role against adipose tissue deposition...
  4. pmc Enhanced serum concentrations of transforming growth factor-beta1 in simple fatty liver: is it really benign?
    Giovanni Tarantino
    Federico II University Medical School of Naples, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Naples, Italy
    J Transl Med 6:72. 2008
    ..Transforming growth factor-beta1 released by hepatic stellate cells during chronic liver injury plays a critical role in liver apoptosis and fibrogenesis...
  5. doi request reprint Noninvasive evaluation of abdominal fat and liver changes following progressive weight loss in severely obese patients treated with laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Federica del Genio
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Interuniversity Center for Obesity and Eating Disorder CISRO, Federico II School of Medicine, Via Pansini 5, 80131, Naples, Italy
    Obes Surg 19:1664-71. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate body composition, abdominal fat, and metabolic changes in a group of severely obese patients before and after laparoscopic gastric bypass (LGBP) at standardized (10% and 25%) total weight loss...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of survival in terminal-cancer patients with irreversible bowel obstruction receiving home parenteral nutrition
    F Pasanisi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Nutrition 17:581-4. 2001
    ..Survival differs widely and can be predicted only to a limited extent from initial values of serum albumin and Karnofsky performance status...
  7. doi request reprint UCP1 -3826 AG+GG genotypes, adiponectin, and leptin/adiponectin ratio in severe obesity
    G Labruna
    CEINGE Biotecnologie Avanzate s c a r l, Naples, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:525-9. 2009
    ..8 kg/m2] with NAFLD, with (MS+) or without MS (MS-) from Southern Italy...
  8. pmc Are hepatic steatosis and carotid intima media thickness associated in obese patients with normal or slightly elevated gamma-glutamyl-transferase?
    Giovanni Tarantino
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University Medical School of Naples, Naples, Italy
    J Transl Med 10:50. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine whether HS was an independent factor of atherogenic risk beyond its association with MS and its components...
  9. pmc Hepatic steatosis in overweight/obese females: new screening method for those at risk
    Giovanni Tarantino
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Hepatology in Internal Medicine, Federico II University Medical School of Naples, Naples, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:5693-9. 2009
    ..To identify which parameters could help to distinguish the "metabolically benign obesity", which is not accompanied by insulin resistance (IR) and early atherosclerosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint The prediction of basal metabolic rate in female patients with anorexia nervosa
    L Scalfi
    Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Department of Food Science, Federico II University, Via Universita 100, Portici, Napoli, Italy
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:359-64. 2001
    ..To evaluate in female patients with anorexia nervosa the accuracy of a specific predictive formula for basal metabolic rate (BMR) already proposed in the literature and to derive a new disease-specific equation with the same purpose...
  11. doi request reprint Bioelectrical impedance phase angle in constitutionally lean females, ballet dancers and patients with anorexia nervosa
    M Marra
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Interuniversity Center for Obesity and Eating Disorders, Federico II University, Via S Pansini 5, Naples 80131, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:905-8. 2009
    ..The main aim of this study was to assess whether phase angle (a bioimpedance variable related to body cell mass) differs according to the type of underweight in female adolescents and young women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcome of long-term home parenteral nutrition in non-oncological patients: a report from two specialised centres
    R Bonifacio
    Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 2:188-95. 2007
    ..Forty-one (20 m, 21 f) non-oncological home parenteral nutrition (HPN) patients (52.0+/-16.6 years, BMI 20.2+/-4.0 kg/m(2)), enrolled from 1995 to 2005, underwent a clinical and biochemical follow-up at 3 months, 1 and 3 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term mortality in anorexia nervosa: a report after an 8-year follow-up and a review of the most recent literature
    A Signorini
    1Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Interuniversity Centre for Obesity and Eating Disorders, University Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:119-22. 2007
    ..To evaluate long-term mortality rate of anorexia nervosa (AN) patients in a southern Italy population compared to the most recent literature...
  14. ncbi request reprint Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in young adult severely obese non-diabetic patients in South Italy
    P Colicchio
    Interuniversity Center for Obesity and Eating Disorders, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Napoli, Italy
    Ann Nutr Metab 49:289-95. 2005
    ..We evaluated the prevalence and degree of metabolic and hepatic abnormalities associated with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) in type II-III obesity in a metropolitan area of South Italy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Integrated medical-psychiatric treatment of the "crisis phase" in severe protein-energy malnutrition secondary to major eating disorders
    V Alfano
    CSIRO, Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Federico II, Napoli, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 9:158-62. 2004
    ..Treatment was successful and the patient was discharged completely autonomous and followed up on an outpatient basis. After about one year follow-up he is still in good clinical condition and in sufficient psychological equilibrium...
  16. ncbi request reprint Link of nonhemodynamic factors to hemodynamic determinants of left ventricular hypertrophy
    G De Simone
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University Hospital School of Medicine, Naples, Italy
    Hypertension 38:13-8. 2001
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Adult home parenteral nutrition: a clinical evaluation after a 3-year experience in a Southern European centre
    G Violante
    Internal Medicine and Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:58-61. 2006
    ..To evaluate the current use of Home Parenteral Nutrition (HPN) in a Southern European region...
  18. ncbi request reprint The prediction of basal metabolic rate in young adult, severely obese patients using single-frequency bioimpedance analysis
    M Marra
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine Medical School, Federico II University, Via Sergio Pansini 5, I 80131, Naples, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 40:S139-41. 2003
    ..4xweight (+221 for men); (2). including also BIA variables: BMR=- 96+8.4xresistance index+8.3xweight+82.5xphase angle. Thus, in young adult, severely obese individuals, BIA variables are significant predictors of BMR...
  19. ncbi request reprint Metabolic and nutritional status changes after 10% weight loss in severely obese patients treated with laparoscopic surgery vs integrated medical treatment
    Federica del Genio
    Interuniversity Center for Obesity and Eating Disorder CISRO, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II School of Medicine, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Obes Surg 17:1592-8. 2007
    ..There are limited data evaluating metabolic and body composition changes after different treatments in type III obese (body mass index [BMI] > 40 kg/m(2))...
  20. ncbi request reprint Obesity, heart failure and sudden death
    F Contaldo
    Interuniversities Center for Studies and Research on Obesity and Eating Disorders CISRO, Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 12:190-7. 2002
    ..To review the direct unfavourable effect of obesity, the most prevalent nutritional and metabolic disease worldwide, on cardiovascular morbidity and mortality...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular abnormalities in never-treated hypertensives according to nondipper status
    A L Ferrara
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 11:1352-7. 1998
    ....
  22. pmc Young adult obese subjects with and without insulin resistance: what is the role of chronic inflammation and how to weigh it non-invasively?
    Giovanni Tarantino
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University Medical School of Naples, Italy
    J Inflamm (Lond) 6:6. 2009
    ..Metabolic syndrome is associated with a proinflammatory state that contributes to insulin resistance. Finally, a "metabolically benign obesity" that is not accompanied by insulin resistance has recently been postulated to exist...
  23. ncbi request reprint Is there any consensus as to what diet or lifestyle approach is the right one for NAFLD patients?
    Carmine Finelli
    Center of Obesity and Eating Disorder, Stella Maris Mediterraneum Foundation, Chiaromonte, Potenza, Federico II Univ Medical School, Naples, Italy
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 21:293-302. 2012
    ..Finally, a tailored approach for the dietary treatment of NAFLD is offered as a way to optimize the dietary management of this condition...
  24. ncbi request reprint Outcome predictors in the short-term treatment of anorexia nervosa: an integrated medical-psychiatric approach
    A Signorini
    CISRO, Clinical Nutrition, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Federico II University Hospital, Naples, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 8:168-72. 2003
    ..Factors predicting clinical outcome in the short-term treatment of anorexia nervosa...
  25. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and ADRB3 gene polymorphism in severely obese patients from South Italy
    R Bracale
    Dipartimento SPES, Universita del Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1213-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of beta(3)-adrenergic receptor (ADRB3) Trp64Arg polymorphism and its relationship with the metabolic syndrome in severe obesity...
  26. ncbi request reprint Eating disorder variables and self image in Italian girls attending a weight control clinic
    D Bacchini
    Department of Psychology, Second University of Naples, Caserta, Italy
    Eat Weight Disord 10:125-32. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate eating disorder variables and self image in Italian female adolescents asking for a weight control treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint Appropriate or inappropriate left ventricular mass in the presence or absence of prognostically adverse left ventricular hypertrophy
    G F Mureddu
    Division of Cardiology, S. Giovanni-Addolorata Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Hypertens 19:1113-9. 2001
    ..The deviation of LVM from the value appropriate for stroke work, body size and sex correlates with measures of myocardial function better than LVM...