M L Bianchi

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Auxologico Italiano
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone mass change during methotrexate treatment in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    M L Bianchi
    Centro Metabolismo Minerale e Osseo, Divisione Endocrinologia, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 10:20-5. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Bone health in children and adolescents with chronic diseases that may affect the skeleton: the 2013 ISCD Pediatric Official Positions
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Experimental Laboratory for Children s Bone Metabolism Research, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milano, Italy Electronic address
    J Clin Densitom 17:281-94. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of low bone density in young people with cystic fibrosis: a multicentre, prospective, open-label observational study of calcium and calcifediol followed by a randomised placebo-controlled trial of alendronate
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Centro Malattie Metaboliche Ossee, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Lancet Respir Med 1:377-85. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Causes of secondary pediatric osteoporosis
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 10:424-36. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Inflammatory bowel diseases, celiac disease, and bone
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    Arch Biochem Biophys 503:54-65. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Low bone density and bone metabolism alterations in Duchenne muscular dystrophy: response to calcium and vitamin D treatment
    M L Bianchi
    Centro Malattie Metaboliche Ossee, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 22:529-39. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Official positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) on DXA evaluation in children and adolescents
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, via L Ariosto 13, 2014, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:37-47. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis in children and adolescents
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS Via L Ariosto 13 20145, Milano, Italy
    Bone 41:486-95. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint BMD and body composition in children and young patients affected by cystic fibrosis
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Centro Malattie Metaboliche Ossee, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    J Bone Miner Res 21:388-96. 2006
  10. pmc Quality of life in post-menopausal osteoporosis
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolic Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCSS, Milan, Italy
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:78. 2005

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone mass change during methotrexate treatment in patients with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
    M L Bianchi
    Centro Metabolismo Minerale e Osseo, Divisione Endocrinologia, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 10:20-5. 1999
    ..Pubertal stage and disease activity significantly influenced the yearly change in BMD. In conclusion, our data suggest that long-term, low-dose therapy with MTX does not induce osteopenia in children with JRA...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bone health in children and adolescents with chronic diseases that may affect the skeleton: the 2013 ISCD Pediatric Official Positions
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Experimental Laboratory for Children s Bone Metabolism Research, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milano, Italy Electronic address
    J Clin Densitom 17:281-94. 2014
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  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of low bone density in young people with cystic fibrosis: a multicentre, prospective, open-label observational study of calcium and calcifediol followed by a randomised placebo-controlled trial of alendronate
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Centro Malattie Metaboliche Ossee, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Lancet Respir Med 1:377-85. 2013
    ..We investigated treatment of low bone mineral density in children, adolescents, and young adults with cystic fibrosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Causes of secondary pediatric osteoporosis
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 10:424-36. 2013
    ..Known risk factors must always be considered...
  5. doi request reprint Inflammatory bowel diseases, celiac disease, and bone
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    Arch Biochem Biophys 503:54-65. 2010
    ..The article summarizes the available epidemiological data about osteopenia/osteoporosis and fragility fractures in these chronic intestinal diseases and presents the state-of-the-art treatment options...
  6. ncbi request reprint Low bone density and bone metabolism alterations in Duchenne muscular dystrophy: response to calcium and vitamin D treatment
    M L Bianchi
    Centro Malattie Metaboliche Ossee, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 22:529-39. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Official positions of the International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) on DXA evaluation in children and adolescents
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, via L Ariosto 13, 2014, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:37-47. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis in children and adolescents
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS Via L Ariosto 13 20145, Milano, Italy
    Bone 41:486-95. 2007
    ..The different forms of primary and secondary osteoporosis, the more technical aspects of bone densitometry in pediatrics, and the delicate issue of treatment will be discussed only briefly...
  9. ncbi request reprint BMD and body composition in children and young patients affected by cystic fibrosis
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Centro Malattie Metaboliche Ossee, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milano, Italy
    J Bone Miner Res 21:388-96. 2006
    ..One hundred thirty-six young patients were studied for 12-24 months. Low BMD was found in 66%. Fat mass and lean mass were also reduced. Impaired pulmonary function and total steroid dose had the greatest negative influence on bone...
  10. pmc Quality of life in post-menopausal osteoporosis
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolic Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCSS, Milan, Italy
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:78. 2005
    ..To evaluate the impact of osteoporosis on the patients' quality of life, particularly in the absence of fractures...
  11. ncbi request reprint How to manage osteoporosis in children
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCCS, Via L Ariosto, 13, Milano, Italy
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 19:991-1005. 2005
    ..In some cases, such as idiopathic juvenile osteoporosis, the rule is spontaneous resolution, and the advisability of an aggressive drug therapy is discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bone and celiac disease
    M L Bianchi
    Bone Metabolic Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS Via Ludovico Ariosto, 13, 20145, Milan, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 71:465-71. 2002
    ..For these reasons, we feel that a review of the clinical findings on bone problems in celiac disease may be useful for both gastroenterologists and osteoporosis specialists...
  13. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density and bone metabolism in Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    M L Bianchi
    Bone Metabolic Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, via L Ariosto 13, 20145 Milano, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 14:761-7. 2003
    ..It is thus recommended that bone and mineral metabolism be carefully evaluated in patients with DMD, so that appropriate measures could be taken, especially now that chronic corticosteroid therapy is frequently given...
  14. ncbi request reprint Bone in celiac disease
    M L Bianchi
    Bone Metabolism Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 19:1705-16. 2008
    ..Finally, the current treatment options for children and adults are discussed. Recommendations for future clinical research are proposed...
  15. ncbi request reprint No difference in intestinal strontium absorption after oral or IV calcitriol in children with secondary hyperparathyroidism. The European Study Group on Vitamin D in Children with Renal Failure
    G Ardissino
    Unit of Pediatric Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, Department of Pediatrics, Milano, Italy
    Kidney Int 58:981-8. 2000
    ..The present study was undertaken to verify whether intravenous calcitriol actually stimulates intestinal calcium absorption less than oral calcitriol and whether it is superior in suppressing parathyroid hormone (PTH) secretion...
  16. ncbi request reprint Changes in markers of bone turnover and inflammatory variables during alendronate therapy in pediatric patients with rheumatic diseases
    Rolando Cimaz
    Clinica Pediatrica, ICP, Milano, Italy
    J Rheumatol 29:1786-92. 2002
    ..In this study, we evaluated the changes in bone metabolism and disease activity markers in 45 patients ages 5 to 18 years (31 female, 14 male) with rheumatic diseases treated with alendronate for 12 months...
  17. ncbi request reprint Glucorticoids and bone: some general remarks and some special observations in pediatric patients
    Maria Luisa Bianchi
    Bone Metabolic Unit, Istituto Auxologico Italiano, IRCCS, Milano, Italy logico it
    Calcif Tissue Int 70:384-90. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of liver transplantation on the nutritional status of patients with cystic fibrosis
    Carla Colombo
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Transpl Int 18:246-55. 2005
    ..Liver transplantation is associated with long-term beneficial effects on the nutritional status of CF patients and seems to favor bone mineralization...
  19. ncbi request reprint Imbalance of osteoclastogenesis-regulating factors in patients with celiac disease
    Anna Taranta
    Istituto Dermopatico dell Immacolata, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Roma, Italy
    J Bone Miner Res 19:1112-21. 2004
    ..We show imbalance of cytokines relevant to bone metabolism in celiac patients' sera and the direct effect of these sera on in vitro bone cell activity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dual-energy X-ray aborptiometry assessment in children and adolescents with diseases that may affect the skeleton: the 2007 ISCD Pediatric Official Positions
    Nick Bishop
    Sheffield University, Sheffield Childrens NHS Foundation Trust, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    J Clin Densitom 11:29-42. 2008
    ..Importantly, this document also highlights significant gaps in our knowledge, emphasizing areas for future research...
  21. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D receptor mRNA measured in leukocytes with the TaqMan fluorogenic detection system: effect of calcitriol administration
    Laura Soldati
    Department of Sciences and Biomedical Technologies, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Clin Chem 50:1315-21. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the interactions between the circulating concentrations of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 [1,25(OH)2D3] and the mRNA concentration of its specific nuclear receptor in human leukocytes...