Giorgio Scivoletto

Summary

Affiliation: Fondazione Santa Lucia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Distribution-based estimates of clinically significant changes in the International Standards for Neurological Classification of Spinal Cord Injury motor and sensory scores
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 49:373-84. 2013
  2. pmc Impact of multiple injuries on functional and neurological outcomes of patients with spinal cord injury
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS S, Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:42. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Plasticity of spinal centers in spinal cord injury patients: new concepts for gait evaluation and training
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 21:358-65. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical prognostic factors for bladder function recovery of patients with spinal cord and cauda equina lesions
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Foundation S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Disabil Rehabil 30:330-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Inflammatory myelopathies and traumatic spinal cord lesions: comparison of functional and neurological outcomes
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS S Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Phys Ther 88:471-84. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Prediction of walking recovery after spinal cord injury
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 78:43-51. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Traumatic and non-traumatic spinal cord lesions: an Italian comparison of neurological and functional outcomes
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS S Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 49:391-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Validity and reliability of the 10-m walk test and the 6-min walk test in spinal cord injury patients
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 49:736-40. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Neoplastic myelopathies and traumatic spinal cord lesions: an Italian comparison of functional and neurological outcomes
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS S Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 49:799-805. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Recovery following ischemic myelopathies and traumatic spinal cord lesions
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 49:897-902. 2011

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Distribution-based estimates of clinically significant changes in the International Standards for Neurological Classification of Spinal Cord Injury motor and sensory scores
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 49:373-84. 2013
    ..e., the improvement in score that has a meaningful impact on patients) is unknown...
  2. pmc Impact of multiple injuries on functional and neurological outcomes of patients with spinal cord injury
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS S, Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 21:42. 2013
    ..Thus, the aim of this study was to compare the outcomes of SCI subjects with or without multiple injuries...
  3. ncbi request reprint Plasticity of spinal centers in spinal cord injury patients: new concepts for gait evaluation and training
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 21:358-65. 2007
    ..The role of CPG in defining kinematic gait parameters is summarized, and spatio-temporal maps of EMG activity during gait are used to clarify the role of CPG plasticity in sustaining gait recovery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical prognostic factors for bladder function recovery of patients with spinal cord and cauda equina lesions
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Foundation S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Disabil Rehabil 30:330-7. 2008
    ..To investigate the relationship between lesion severity and other clinical factors and bladder function recovery...
  5. doi request reprint Inflammatory myelopathies and traumatic spinal cord lesions: comparison of functional and neurological outcomes
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS S Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Phys Ther 88:471-84. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes of patients with traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) with those of patients with inflammatory spinal cord lesions (ISCLs)...
  6. doi request reprint Prediction of walking recovery after spinal cord injury
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 78:43-51. 2009
    ..The prognostic value of some instrumental examinations and of the more diffuse pharmacological and surgical interventions has also been reviewed...
  7. doi request reprint Traumatic and non-traumatic spinal cord lesions: an Italian comparison of neurological and functional outcomes
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS S Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 49:391-6. 2011
    ..Retrospective study...
  8. doi request reprint Validity and reliability of the 10-m walk test and the 6-min walk test in spinal cord injury patients
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 49:736-40. 2011
    ..The 10-m walk test (10MWT) and the 6-min walk test (6MWT) have been recommended for assessment of walking in spinal cord injury (SCI) patients. The study was designed on test-retest analysis of the 10MWT and 6MWT...
  9. doi request reprint Neoplastic myelopathies and traumatic spinal cord lesions: an Italian comparison of functional and neurological outcomes
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS S Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 49:799-805. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Recovery following ischemic myelopathies and traumatic spinal cord lesions
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 49:897-902. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the neurological and functional outcomes of patients with ischemic spinal cord injury (ISCI) and traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI)...
  11. doi request reprint Clinical factors that affect walking level and performance in chronic spinal cord lesion patients
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:259-64. 2008
    ..Observational Study...
  12. ncbi request reprint Utility of delayed spinal cord injury rehabilitation: an Italian study
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Foundation S Lucia, Via Ardeatina 306, I 00179, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:86-90. 2006
    ..The present data demonstrate the utility of delayed rehabilitation and highlight the importance of having rehabilitation in a specialised setting...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sex-related differences of rehabilitation outcomes of spinal cord lesion patients
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Clin Rehabil 18:709-13. 2004
    ..To evaluate sex-related differences of spinal cord lesion patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Neurologic recovery of spinal cord injury patients in Italy
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:485-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate neurologic recovery of spinal cord lesion patients and its relationship to some lesion and patient features...
  15. ncbi request reprint The spinal cord independence measure: how much change is clinically significant for spinal cord injury subjects
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy and
    Disabil Rehabil 35:1808-13. 2013
    ..To calculate the clinical significance of the SCIM III according to distribution-based approaches...
  16. ncbi request reprint Distributed plasticity of locomotor pattern generators in spinal cord injured patients
    Renato Grasso
    IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Via Ardeatina 306, 00179 Rome, Italy
    Brain 127:1019-34. 2004
    ..Distributed plasticity underlies recovery of foot kinematics by generating new patterns of muscle activity that are motor equivalents of the normal ones...
  17. ncbi request reprint Recovery of forward stepping in spinal cord injured patients does not transfer to untrained backward stepping
    Renato Grasso
    IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Via Ardeatina 306, 00179, Rome, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 157:377-82. 2004
    ..The results show that locomotor improvement does not transfer to untrained tasks, thus supporting the idea of task-dependent plasticity in human locomotor networks...
  18. doi request reprint Restoring tactile awareness through the rubber hand illusion in cervical spinal cord injury
    Bigna Lenggenhager
    1IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:704-8. 2013
    ..Spinal cord injury can leave affected body parts insentient and unmoving, leading to specific disturbances in the mental representation of one's own body and the sense of self...
  19. doi request reprint Walking in water and on land after an incomplete spinal cord injury
    Federica Tamburella
    From the Clinical and Research Movement Analysis Laboratory, Spinal Cord Unit, Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 92:e4-15. 2013
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Early versus delayed inpatient spinal cord injury rehabilitation: an Italian study
    Giorgio Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Foundation S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:512-6. 2005
    ..To examine what effect the injury-to-rehabilitation interval has on the outcome of spinal cord injury (SCI) rehabilitation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Temporal components of the motor patterns expressed by the human spinal cord reflect foot kinematics
    Yuri P Ivanenko
    Fondazione Santa Lucia, 00179, Rome, Italy
    J Neurophysiol 90:3555-65. 2003
    ..We suggest that the components are related to control signals output by spinal pattern generators, normally under the influence of descending and afferent inputs...
  22. doi request reprint Motor cortical responsiveness to attempted movements in tetraplegia: evidence from neuroelectrical imaging
    Donatella Mattia
    Neurofisiopatologia Clinica, Fondazione Santa Lucia, IRCCS, Via Ardeatina, 306, 00179 Rome, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:181-9. 2009
    ..Here we use an advance neuroelectrical imaging approach to examine the motor cortical responsiveness in human tetraplegia...
  23. pmc A functionally relevant tool for the body following spinal cord injury
    Mariella Pazzaglia
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e58312. 2013
    ..The ability to embody new essential objects extends the potentiality of physically impaired persons and can be used for their rehabilitation...
  24. pmc The sense of the body in individuals with spinal cord injury
    Bigna Lenggenhager
    IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e50757. 2012
    ..Furthermore, plasticity-related cortical changes might influence the dynamics of the bodily self...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reliability, validity, and effectiveness of center of pressure parameters in assessing stabilometric platform in subjects with incomplete spinal cord injury: a serial cross-sectional study
    Federica Tamburella
    Clinical and Movement Analysis Research Laboratory CaRMA Lab, Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Santa Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 11:86. 2014
    ..The objective of this serial cross-sectional study was to analyze the reliability, validity, and responsiveness of COP parameters under various conditions in incomplete SCI subjects to assess balance...
  26. ncbi request reprint Motor-related cortical dynamics to intact movements in tetraplegics as revealed by high-resolution EEG
    Donatella Mattia
    Neurofisiopatologia Clinica, Fondazione Santa Lucia, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:510-9. 2006
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Walking index for spinal cord injury (WISCI): criterion validation
    B Morganti
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 43:27-33. 2005
    ..Retrospective examination...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effects on age on spinal cord lesion patients' rehabilitation
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 41:457-64. 2003
    ..The present study was undertaken to focus the age-related characteristics of a population of traumatic and nontraumatic spinal cord patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pressure sores and blood and serum dysmetabolism in spinal cord injury patients
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 42:473-6. 2004
    ..Spinal cord injury (SCI) patients with pressure sores were studied before and after surgical intervention for ulcer healing and compared with matched SCI patients without sores and with patients with pressure sores and other diseases...
  30. ncbi request reprint A prototype of an adjustable advanced reciprocating gait orthosis (ARGO) for spinal cord injury (SCI)
    G Scivoletto
    Spinal Cord Unit, IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Spinal Cord 41:187-91. 2003
    ..To develop a reciprocating gait orthosis which could be used in different sized patients...
  31. pmc Functional recovery measures for spinal cord injury: an evidence-based review for clinical practice and research
    Kim Anderson
    Reeve Irvine Research Center, Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 1385, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 31:133-44. 2008
    ..Neurologic recovery does not always translate into functional recovery. Thus, sensitive outcome measures designed to assess functional status relevant to SCI are important to develop...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis for acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis using an antibacterial sublingual vaccine obtained through mechanical lysis: a clinical and pharmacoeconomic study
    Roberto Cogo
    U O di Riabilitazione Respiratoria Ospedale A Zappatoni, Cassano d Adda, MI, Italy
    Acta Biomed 74:81-7. 2003
    ..Similarly, the need to use antibiotic treatments, as well as the overall cost of the treatment of these patients, were shown to be reduced during the period of treatment compared to the control period...