A Piccardo

Summary

Affiliation: Galliera Hospital
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Could [18]F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET/CT change the therapeutic management of stage IV thyroid cancer with positive (131)I whole body scan?
    A Piccardo
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 55:57-65. 2011
  2. doi request reprint (18)F-DOPA PET/CT for assessment of response to induction chemotherapy in a child with high-risk neuroblastoma
    Arnoldo Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Pediatr Radiol 44:355-61. 2014
  3. pmc A case series of low dose bevacizumab and chemotherapy in heavily pretreated patients with epithelial ovarian cancer
    Carlotta Defferrari
    Unit of Medical Oncology, E, O, Ospedali Galliera, Mura delle Cappuccine 14, 16128, Genoa, Italy
    J Ovarian Res 5:17. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint PET/CT imaging in neuroblastoma
    A Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 57:29-39. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Focus on high-risk DTC patients: high postoperative serum thyroglobulin level is a strong predictor of disease persistence and is associated to progression-free survival and overall survival
    Arnoldo Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 38:18-24. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Role of low-cost thyroid follow-up in children treated with radiotherapy for primary tumors at high risk of developing a second thyroid tumor
    A Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 56:459-67. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Detection of metastatic bone lesions in breast cancer patients: fused (18)F-Fluoride-PET/MDCT has higher accuracy than MDCT. Preliminary experience
    Arnoldo Piccardo
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, E O Ospedali Galliera, Mura delle Cappuccine 14, 16128 Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 81:2632-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of 18F-dopa PET/CT and 123I-MIBG scintigraphy in stage 3 and 4 neuroblastoma: a pilot study
    Arnoldo Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:57-71. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Low thyroglobulin concentrations after thyroidectomy increase the prognostic value of undetectable thyroglobulin levels on levo-thyroxine suppressive treatment in low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer
    A Piccardo
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Galliera Hospital, Mura delle Cappuccine 14, Genoa, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 33:83-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint The need of appropriate brain SPECT templates for SPM comparisons
    S Morbelli
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, S Martino University, Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 52:89-98. 2008

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Could [18]F-fluorodeoxyglucose PET/CT change the therapeutic management of stage IV thyroid cancer with positive (131)I whole body scan?
    A Piccardo
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 55:57-65. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the impact of [(18)F]FDG-PET/CT in both the assessment of overall extent of the disease and the therapeutic management in a group of stage-IV DTC patients...
  2. doi request reprint (18)F-DOPA PET/CT for assessment of response to induction chemotherapy in a child with high-risk neuroblastoma
    Arnoldo Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Pediatr Radiol 44:355-61. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc A case series of low dose bevacizumab and chemotherapy in heavily pretreated patients with epithelial ovarian cancer
    Carlotta Defferrari
    Unit of Medical Oncology, E, O, Ospedali Galliera, Mura delle Cappuccine 14, 16128, Genoa, Italy
    J Ovarian Res 5:17. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  4. ncbi request reprint PET/CT imaging in neuroblastoma
    A Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 57:29-39. 2013
    ..Our review aims to analyze the present role of PET/CT imaging and radiopharmaceuticals in NB...
  5. doi request reprint Focus on high-risk DTC patients: high postoperative serum thyroglobulin level is a strong predictor of disease persistence and is associated to progression-free survival and overall survival
    Arnoldo Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Clin Nucl Med 38:18-24. 2013
    ..Our study aimed to assess the positive predictive value (PPV) of ablation-Tg in high-risk DTC patients and to evaluate whether high ablation-Tg levels were associated with progression-free-survival (PFS) and overall survival (OS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Role of low-cost thyroid follow-up in children treated with radiotherapy for primary tumors at high risk of developing a second thyroid tumor
    A Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 56:459-67. 2012
    ..We evaluated: 1) the incidence DTC in pediatric-oncologic patients treated with RT; 2) the relationship between DTC, RT and the features of the first malignancy; 3) the usefulness of thyroid follow-up in irradiated oncological patients...
  7. doi request reprint Detection of metastatic bone lesions in breast cancer patients: fused (18)F-Fluoride-PET/MDCT has higher accuracy than MDCT. Preliminary experience
    Arnoldo Piccardo
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, E O Ospedali Galliera, Mura delle Cappuccine 14, 16128 Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 81:2632-8. 2012
    ..25 mm thickness-image-reconstruction) and (18)F-Fluoride-PET/MDCT (MDCT: 1.25 mm thickness-image-reconstruction) in identifying bone metastases in breast cancer patients...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of 18F-dopa PET/CT and 123I-MIBG scintigraphy in stage 3 and 4 neuroblastoma: a pilot study
    Arnoldo Piccardo
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:57-71. 2012
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the role of (18)F-dopa PET/CT in NB and compare its diagnostic value with that of (123)I-metaiodobenzylguanidine (MIBG) scintigraphy in patients affected by stage 3-4 NB...
  9. doi request reprint Low thyroglobulin concentrations after thyroidectomy increase the prognostic value of undetectable thyroglobulin levels on levo-thyroxine suppressive treatment in low-risk differentiated thyroid cancer
    A Piccardo
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Galliera Hospital, Mura delle Cappuccine 14, Genoa, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 33:83-7. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The need of appropriate brain SPECT templates for SPM comparisons
    S Morbelli
    Nuclear Medicine Unit, S Martino University, Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 52:89-98. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Should octogenarians be denied access to surgery for acute type A aortic dissection?
    A Piccardo
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, San Martino University Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 50:205-12. 2009
    ..To analyze this issue further, the authors reviewed their experience in the hope of finding ways to improve results in these high-risk patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Staging and therapy monitoring of multiple myeloma by 99mTc-sestamibi scintigraphy: a five year single center experience
    G Villa
    Nuclear Medicine Service, DIMI, University of Genoa Medical School, Genoa, Italy
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 24:355-61. 2005
    ..The results of this study suggest a clear diagnostic value of 99mTc-MIBI scintigraphy in patients with MM and its potential role during the follow-up for the monitoring of MM bone disease...