A Ambrosini

Summary

Affiliation: IRCCS Neuromed
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Use of Vitex agnus-castus in migrainous women with premenstrual syndrome: an open-label clinical observation
    Anna Ambrosini
    INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Headache Clinic, Via Atinense, 18, 86077, Pozzilli Isernia, Italy
    Acta Neurol Belg 113:25-9. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Familial basilar migraine associated with a new mutation in the ATP1A2 gene
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, Pozzilli, Italy
    Neurology 65:1826-8. 2005
  3. pmc Electrophysiological response patterns of primary sensory cortices in migraine
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Via Atinense 18, I 86077, Pozzilli Is, Italy
    J Headache Pain 7:377-88. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Occipital nerve stimulation for intractable cluster headache
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, Pozzilli Isernia I 86077, Italy
    Lancet 369:1063-5. 2007
  5. pmc Performances in cerebellar and neuromuscular transmission tests are correlated in migraine with aura
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, IRCCS INM Neuromed, Via Atinense 18, 86077 Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    J Headache Pain 9:29-32. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Intensity dependence of auditory evoked potentials during light interference in migraine
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, IRCCS INM Neuromed, Via Atinense, 18, I 86077 Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 492:80-3. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Suboccipital injection with a mixture of rapid- and long-acting steroids in cluster headache: a double-blind placebo-controlled study
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Via Atinense, 18, I 86077 Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Pain 118:92-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Reduced gating of middle-latency auditory evoked potentials (P50) in migraine patients: another indication of abnormal sensory processing?
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinics IRCCS Neuromed via Atinense, 18, I 86077, Pozzilli Isernia, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 306:132-4. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Lack of habituation causes high intensity dependence of auditory evoked cortical potentials in migraine
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Brain 126:2009-15. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular transmission in migraine patients with prolonged aura
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic IRCCS INM Neuromed, Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Acta Neurol Belg 101:166-70. 2001

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  1. doi request reprint Use of Vitex agnus-castus in migrainous women with premenstrual syndrome: an open-label clinical observation
    Anna Ambrosini
    INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Headache Clinic, Via Atinense, 18, 86077, Pozzilli Isernia, Italy
    Acta Neurol Belg 113:25-9. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Familial basilar migraine associated with a new mutation in the ATP1A2 gene
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, Pozzilli, Italy
    Neurology 65:1826-8. 2005
    ..Mutations in CACNA1A and ATP1A2 have been found in FHM. The authors detected a novel mutation in the ATP1A2 gene (R548H) in members of a family with BM, suggesting that BM and FHM may be allelic disorders...
  3. pmc Electrophysiological response patterns of primary sensory cortices in migraine
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Via Atinense 18, I 86077, Pozzilli Is, Italy
    J Headache Pain 7:377-88. 2006
    ..The predominant abnormality is a deficient habituation of evoked responses to repeated stimuli, probably due to cortical, and possibly widespread neural, "dysexcitability"...
  4. ncbi request reprint Occipital nerve stimulation for intractable cluster headache
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, Pozzilli Isernia I 86077, Italy
    Lancet 369:1063-5. 2007
  5. pmc Performances in cerebellar and neuromuscular transmission tests are correlated in migraine with aura
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, IRCCS INM Neuromed, Via Atinense 18, 86077 Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    J Headache Pain 9:29-32. 2008
    ..Thus, we conclude that neuromuscular transmission and cerebellar functions are correlated in the same patient when affected by migraine with aura. We suggest that this correlation might be due to a common molecular abnormality...
  6. doi request reprint Intensity dependence of auditory evoked potentials during light interference in migraine
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, IRCCS INM Neuromed, Via Atinense, 18, I 86077 Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 492:80-3. 2011
    ..Besides underscoring the pathophysiological heterogeneity of migraine, these results suggest that light interference might improve the phenotyping of migraine patients who have a normal IDAP in the resting condition...
  7. ncbi request reprint Suboccipital injection with a mixture of rapid- and long-acting steroids in cluster headache: a double-blind placebo-controlled study
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Via Atinense, 18, I 86077 Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Pain 118:92-6. 2005
    ..Remission lasted between 4 and 26 months in five patients. A single suboccipital steroid injection completely suppresses attacks in more than 80% of CH patients. This effect is maintained for at least 4 weeks in the majority of them...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reduced gating of middle-latency auditory evoked potentials (P50) in migraine patients: another indication of abnormal sensory processing?
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinics IRCCS Neuromed via Atinense, 18, I 86077, Pozzilli Isernia, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 306:132-4. 2001
    ..This lack of auditory sensory gating may be due to a hypofunction of monoaminergic subcortico-cortical pathways, which is also supposed to cause the interictal deficit of cortical habituation to repetitive stimuli...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lack of habituation causes high intensity dependence of auditory evoked cortical potentials in migraine
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Brain 126:2009-15. 2003
    ..We propose that it is due to a decreased pre-activation level of sensory cortices, a hypothesis also supported in this study by the lower amplitude of first AEP blocks in patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular transmission in migraine patients with prolonged aura
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic IRCCS INM Neuromed, Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Acta Neurol Belg 101:166-70. 2001
    ..001). These results suggest subtle impairment of neuromuscular transmission in a subgroup of migraineurs characterized by prolonged aura, which might be due to dysfunctioning P/Q Ca(2+)-channels...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neuromuscular transmission in migraine: a single-fiber EMG study in clinical subgroups
    A Ambrosini
    Mediterranean Neurological Institute, IRCCS Neuromed, Pozzilli, Italy
    Neurology 56:1038-43. 2001
    ..These abnormalities might thus be due to genetically modified P/Q Ca(2+) channels...
  12. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological studies in migraine: a comprehensive review of their interest and limitations
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Pozzilli Isernia, Italy
    Cephalalgia 23:13-31. 2003
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Acetazolamide acts on neuromuscular transmission abnormalities found in some migraineurs
    A Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Cephalalgia 23:75-8. 2003
    ..These results support the assumption that the subclinical impairment of neuromuscular transmission found in certain migraineurs might be due to dysfunctioning Ca2+-channels...
  14. ncbi request reprint The electrophysiology of migraine
    Anna Ambrosini
    Headache Clinic, INM Neuromed, IRCCS, Pozzilli, Isernia, Italy
    Curr Opin Neurol 16:327-31. 2003
    ..The purpose of this review is to highlight the results of electrophysiological studies published during the last year and to examine their added value to our previous knowledge...
  15. ncbi request reprint In vivo quantitative 1H MRS of cerebellum and evaluation of quantitation reproducibility by simulation of different levels of noise and spectral resolution
    Maria Antonietta Macrì
    Enrico Fermi Center, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Magn Reson Imaging 22:1385-93. 2004
    ..Different noise and line broadening conditions were considered and simulated in the spectral processing in order to evaluate the effect of spectral quality on the concentration estimates...
  16. ncbi request reprint A randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of thioctic acid in migraine prophylaxis
    Delphine Magis
    Headache Research Unit, Neurology Department, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Headache 47:52-7. 2007
    ..Thioctic acid (-lipoic acid) is another substance known to enhance energy metabolism in mitochondria and to be beneficial in diabetic neuropathy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evoked potentials and transcranial magnetic stimulation in migraine: published data and viewpoint on their pathophysiologic significance
    Jean Schoenen
    University Department of Neurology, CHR Citadelle, Blvd du XIIèmede Ligne, 1 B 4000, Liege, Belgium
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:955-72. 2003
    ..To summarize, electrophysiologic studies demonstrate in migraine between attacks a cortical, and possibly subcortical, dysfunction of which the hallmark is deficient habituation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Genetics of migraine: possible links to neurophysiological abnormalities
    Peter S Sandor
    Headache and Pain Unit, Neurology Department, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Headache 42:365-77. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Single-fiber EMG in familial hemiplegic migraine
    Jean E Schoenen
    Neurology 64:1666-7; author reply 1666-7. 2005