Annamaria Iagnocco

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Ultrasound elastography assessment of skin involvement in systemic sclerosis: lights and shadows
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Clinical and Medical Therapy, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Rheumatol 37:1688-91. 2010
  2. ncbi Knee joint synovitis in Sjögren's syndrome. Sonographic study
    A Iagnocco
    Department of Medical Therapy, Rheumatology Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:291-5. 2002
  3. ncbi Sonographic study of painful shoulder
    A Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Medical Therapy Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 21:355-8. 2003
  4. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging of peripheral osteoarticular tuberculosis compared with sonography and standard radiographs
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Medical Therapy Department, Rheumatology Unit, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 23:195-7. 2003
  5. ncbi Joint sonography in asymptomatic patients with HCV correlated hepatitis
    A Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 22:43-8. 2004
  6. ncbi Etanercept in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: clinical follow-up over one year by ultrasonography
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 27:491-6. 2008
  7. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XLI. Sonographic assessment of the hip in OA patients
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:652-7. 2012
  8. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XXXVIII. Sonographic assessment of the hip in psoriatic arthritis patients
    Lucrezia Riente
    Rheumatology Unit, University of Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:152-5. 2012
  9. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XLIV. Ultrasound of the shoulder in healthy individuals
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:165-71. 2013
  10. ncbi The Italian MSUS Study Group recommendations for the format and content of the report and documentation in musculoskeletal ultrasonography in rheumatology
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Viale Regina Elena 336, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:367-73. 2014

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Publications34

  1. doi Ultrasound elastography assessment of skin involvement in systemic sclerosis: lights and shadows
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Clinical and Medical Therapy, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Rheumatol 37:1688-91. 2010
    ..To assess skin elasticity in systemic sclerosis (SSc) by using a new imaging modality, ultrasound elastography (UE)...
  2. ncbi Knee joint synovitis in Sjögren's syndrome. Sonographic study
    A Iagnocco
    Department of Medical Therapy, Rheumatology Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Scand J Rheumatol 31:291-5. 2002
    ..Results demonstrated signs of slight synovitis in primary SS. More severe synovitis was found both in secondary SS with RA and in RA. This is the first sonographic study demonstrating slight synovitis in primary SS...
  3. ncbi Sonographic study of painful shoulder
    A Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Medical Therapy Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 21:355-8. 2003
    ..To identify sonographically the site and entity of alterations in a high number of patients with shoulder pain...
  4. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging of peripheral osteoarticular tuberculosis compared with sonography and standard radiographs
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Medical Therapy Department, Rheumatology Unit, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 23:195-7. 2003
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed with culture for tuberculous bacilli. As far as we know, this is the first study comparing radiographs, joint sonography, and MRI...
  5. ncbi Joint sonography in asymptomatic patients with HCV correlated hepatitis
    A Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 22:43-8. 2004
    ..This sonographic study was undertaken to detect the possible presence of early articular changes in HCV patients without any rheumatic manifestations...
  6. ncbi Etanercept in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: clinical follow-up over one year by ultrasonography
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 27:491-6. 2008
    ..US is a useful tool in the monitoring of biologic therapy in RA, assessing both inflammatory and destructive changes...
  7. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XLI. Sonographic assessment of the hip in OA patients
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:652-7. 2012
    ..To investigate the prevalence of ultrasound (US) detectable abnormalities in the hip joints of patients with osteoarthritis (OA) and correlate them with clinical findings and measures of disease severity...
  8. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XXXVIII. Sonographic assessment of the hip in psoriatic arthritis patients
    Lucrezia Riente
    Rheumatology Unit, University of Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 30:152-5. 2012
    ..The aims of our study were to investigate the prevalence of ultrasound (US) pathological abnormalities in the hip of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) patients and compare them with the clinical findings...
  9. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XLIV. Ultrasound of the shoulder in healthy individuals
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:165-71. 2013
    ..To investigate the prevalence of shoulder ultrasound (US) detectable abnormalities in asymptomatic individuals of various ages and to correlate the US findings with clinical data...
  10. ncbi The Italian MSUS Study Group recommendations for the format and content of the report and documentation in musculoskeletal ultrasonography in rheumatology
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Viale Regina Elena 336, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:367-73. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to draw up a set of recommendations for the format and content of the musculoskeletal ultrasonography (MSUS) report in rheumatology...
  11. ncbi Clinical and ultrasonographic monitoring of response to adalimumab treatment in rheumatoid arthritis
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    J Rheumatol 35:35-40. 2008
    ..To evaluate by clinical, laboratory, and sonographic assessment the effects of adalimumab therapy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) over 24 months of treatment...
  12. ncbi Ultrasound evaluation of hand, wrist and foot joint synovitis in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Viale del Policlinico 155, Rome 00161, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 53:465-72. 2014
    ..To assess the prevalence and severity of inflammatory abnormalities of the hand, wrist and foot joints in SLE patients by US and to correlate them with clinical, laboratory and disease activity score parameters...
  13. ncbi Power Doppler ultrasound of the hand and wrist joints in systemic sclerosis
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Reumatologia, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:89-95. 2013
    ..This paper aims to investigate the prevalence and severity of hand and wrist joints power Doppler (PD) ultrasound (US) detected abnormalities in systemic sclerosis (SSc)...
  14. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XLVI. Ultrasound guided injection in the shoulder: a descriptive literature review
    Andrea Delle Sedie
    University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 31:477-83. 2013
    ..e. pain), however, there are no studies comparing the blind approach to the US-guided one. Finally, new treatments for shoulder pain have been used but they still need future validation in more appropriate RCTs. ..
  15. ncbi Ultrasound in rheumatoid arthritis
    Chiara Rizzo
    Rheumatology Unit, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Med Ultrason 15:199-208. 2013
    ..Future applications based on the development of new tools may improve the role of MSUS in RA. ..
  16. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist XXXV. Sonographic assessment of the foot in patients with osteoarthritis
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:757-62. 2011
    ..The aims of our study were to investigate the prevalence of ultrasound (US) abnormalities in the foot of patients with osteoarthritis (OA) and to compare them with clinical findings...
  17. doi Subclinical synovitis in primary Sjögren's syndrome: an ultrasonographic study
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Department of Clinical and Medical Therapy, Rheumatology Unit, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Policlinico Umberto 1, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161, Rome, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:1153-7. 2010
    ..To evaluate, by musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSUS), articular involvement in primary SS (pSS) patients by analysing hand and wrist changes, and to correlate them with clinical evaluation and laboratory tests...
  18. ncbi Intra-articular methotrexate in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis: a clinical and sonographic study
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Department of Clinical and Applied Medical Therapy, Rheumatology Unit, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, Rome 00161, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 25:159-63. 2006
    ..As far as we know, this is the first study that explores the effects of intra-articular MTX in RA and PsA both clinically and by ultrasonography...
  19. ncbi Osteoarthritis of the foot: a review of the current state of knowledge
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Roma, Italy
    Med Ultrason 15:35-40. 2013
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  20. doi Osteoarthritis: research update and clinical applications
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:vii2-5. 2012
    ..The objective of the article is to describe the current applications of MSUS in both clinical practice and research in OA...
  21. ncbi High resolution ultrasonography in detection of bone erosions in patients with hand osteoarthritis
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Dipartimento di Clinica e Terapia Medica Applicata, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Rheumatol 32:2381-3. 2005
    ..To evaluate the ability of high resolution ultrasonography (US) in the diagnosis of erosive osteoarthritis (OA)...
  22. doi Becoming a musculoskeletal ultrasonographer
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Viale del Policlinico 155, Rome 00161, Italy
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 27:271-81. 2013
    ..A proposal to accredit and certificate competence in MSUS is now being discussed...
  23. doi Imaging the joint in osteoarthritis: a place for ultrasound?
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Osteoarthritis, Rheumatology Unit Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:27-38. 2010
    ..Development in technology and technique with improvement of new research studies will further amplify the diagnostic role of ultrasound in osteoarthritis in the near future...
  24. ncbi Subclinical synovitis detected by ultrasound in children affected by coeliac disease: a frequent manifestation improved by a gluten-free diet
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialita Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Roma, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 32:137-42. 2014
    ..Aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and severity of joint involvement in paediatric patients with CD using musculoskeletal ultrasound (US)...
  25. ncbi Ultrasonographic depiction of knee joint alterations in systemic lupus erythematosus
    A Ossandon
    Rheumatology Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:329-32. 2009
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients and healthy subjects (HS) were evaluated as controls. US findings were correlated with disease activity parameters...
  26. doi Relationship of focal erosions, bone mineral density, and parathyroid hormone in rheumatoid arthritis
    Maurizio Rossini
    Rheumatology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Integrata, Piazzale Stefani 1, 37126 Verona, Italy
    J Rheumatol 38:997-1002. 2011
    ..To investigate the relationship among focal bone erosions and bone mineral density (BMD), 25(OH) vitamin D (25OHD), and parathyroid hormone (PTH) values in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  27. ncbi Exploratory data analysis on the effects of non pharmacological treatment for knee osteoarthritis
    F Ceccarelli
    Dipartimento di Clinica e Terapia Medica, Sezione di Reumatologia, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:250-3. 2010
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  28. ncbi Wrist joint involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus. An ultrasonographic study
    A Iagnocco
    Rheumatology Unit, Department of Applied Clinical and Medical Therapy, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 22:621-4. 2004
    ..To define joint alterations in the wrists of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) by ultrasonography (US)...
  29. ncbi Usefulness of high resolution US in the evaluation of effusion in osteoarthritic first carpometacarpal joint
    A Iagnocco
    Department of Medical Therapy, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Scand J Rheumatol 29:170-3. 2000
    ..The aim of this study is to provide a reproducible and quantitative sonographic method for evaluation of effusion in the first carpometacarpal joint in osteoarthritis...
  30. ncbi Musculoskeletal ultrasound including definitions for ultrasonographic pathology
    Richard J Wakefield
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 32:2485-7. 2005
    ..Also proposed for the first time are consensus US definitions for common pathological lesions seen in patients with inflammatory arthritis...
  31. ncbi The OMERACT Ultrasound Group: status of current activities and research directions
    Richard J Wakefield
    Academic Unit of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    J Rheumatol 34:848-51. 2007
    ..The reliability of acquiring images was also enhanced using standardized positions. Future studies will assess the value of US in clinical trials...
  32. pmc E-learning in ultrasonography: a web-based approach
    Emilio Filippucci
    Department of Rheumatology, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona 60035, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 66:962-5. 2007
    ..To propose e-learning methods that address the fundamental problems related to sonographic training in rheumatology...
  33. ncbi Ultrasonography of the shoulder in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: comment on the article by Hermann et al
    George A W Bruyn
    Arthritis Rheum 50:3054; author reply 3055-6. 2004
  34. ncbi Summary findings of a systematic review of the ultrasound assessment of synovitis
    Fredrick Joshua
    Department of Rheumatology, St George Hospital, University of NSW, Sydney, Australia
    J Rheumatol 34:839-47. 2007
    ..The review highlights the current gaps in the literature, including a lack of reliability data with respect to intra-occasion and intra- and inter-reader reliability. Current work by our group is addressing these issues...