Stefano Pallanti

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Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca per gli Alimenti e la Nutrizione
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi A qualitative analysis of nonresponse: management of treatment-refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:6-10. 2004
  2. pmc Phantom limb pain: low frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in unaffected hemisphere
    Andrea Di Rollo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Case Report Med 2011:130751. 2011
  3. pmc Aripiprazole Improves Depressive Symptoms and Immunological Response to Antiretroviral Therapy in an HIV-Infected Subject with Resistant Depression
    Chiara Cecchelli
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Case Report Med 2010:836214. 2010
  4. pmc European consensus statement on diagnosis and treatment of adult ADHD: The European Network Adult ADHD
    Sandra J J Kooij
    PsyQ, psycho medische programma s, Department Adult ADHD, Carel Reinierszkade 197, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 10:67. 2010
  5. ncbi The Shorter PROMIS Questionnaire and the Internet Addiction Scale in the assessment of multiple addictions in a high-school population: prevalence and related disability
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Neuroscience, Florence University of Medicine, Florence, Italy
    CNS Spectr 11:966-74. 2006
  6. ncbi Serotonin dysfunction in pathological gamblers: increased prolactin response to oral m-CPP versus placebo
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Neuroscience, Florence University of Medicine, Florence, Italy
    CNS Spectr 11:956-64. 2006
  7. ncbi Lithium and valproate treatment of pathological gambling: a randomized single-blind study
    Stefano Pallanti
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:559-64. 2002
  8. doi Motor cortex excitability correlates with novelty seeking in social anxiety: a transcranial magnetic stimulation investigation
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50137 Florence, Italy
    J Neurol 257:1362-8. 2010
  9. ncbi Positron emission tomography imaging of risperidone augmentation in serotonin reuptake inhibitor-refractory patients
    Monte S Buchsbaum
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Neuropsychobiology 53:157-68. 2006
  10. doi FDG-PET study in pathological gamblers. 1. Lithium increases orbitofrontal, dorsolateral and cingulate metabolism
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Neuropsychobiology 58:37-47. 2008

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  1. ncbi A qualitative analysis of nonresponse: management of treatment-refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:6-10. 2004
    ..More results are needed before the effectiveness of the nonpharmacologic treatments for OCD can be determined...
  2. pmc Phantom limb pain: low frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in unaffected hemisphere
    Andrea Di Rollo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Case Report Med 2011:130751. 2011
    ..This stimulation produces a relevant clinical improvement of phantom limb pain; however, further studies are necessary to determine the efficacy of the method and the stimulation parameters...
  3. pmc Aripiprazole Improves Depressive Symptoms and Immunological Response to Antiretroviral Therapy in an HIV-Infected Subject with Resistant Depression
    Chiara Cecchelli
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Case Report Med 2010:836214. 2010
    ..On the basis of the present case study and the review of the literature concerning the effects of psychotropic agents on viral replication, we suggest that the use of aripiprazole in HIV-infected subjects warrants further research...
  4. pmc European consensus statement on diagnosis and treatment of adult ADHD: The European Network Adult ADHD
    Sandra J J Kooij
    PsyQ, psycho medische programma s, Department Adult ADHD, Carel Reinierszkade 197, Den Haag, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 10:67. 2010
    ..The evidence on persistence poses several difficulties for adult psychiatry considering the lack of expertise for diagnostic assessment, limited treatment options and patient facilities across Europe...
  5. ncbi The Shorter PROMIS Questionnaire and the Internet Addiction Scale in the assessment of multiple addictions in a high-school population: prevalence and related disability
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Neuroscience, Florence University of Medicine, Florence, Italy
    CNS Spectr 11:966-74. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi Serotonin dysfunction in pathological gamblers: increased prolactin response to oral m-CPP versus placebo
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Neuroscience, Florence University of Medicine, Florence, Italy
    CNS Spectr 11:956-64. 2006
    ..Moreover, the relationship between neuroendocrine outcome and clinical severity has been assessed...
  7. ncbi Lithium and valproate treatment of pathological gambling: a randomized single-blind study
    Stefano Pallanti
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:559-64. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of lithium and valproate in nonbipolar pathological gamblers...
  8. doi Motor cortex excitability correlates with novelty seeking in social anxiety: a transcranial magnetic stimulation investigation
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50137 Florence, Italy
    J Neurol 257:1362-8. 2010
    ..Furthermore, these data suggest that "trait variables" (i.e., NS) are more closely related to neurophysiological measures than SAD symptoms, which represent "state variables" linked to social performance...
  9. ncbi Positron emission tomography imaging of risperidone augmentation in serotonin reuptake inhibitor-refractory patients
    Monte S Buchsbaum
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Neuropsychobiology 53:157-68. 2006
    ..Our results are consistent with a frontostriatal circuit change related to both dopaminergic and serotonergic systems and with the presence of psychopharmacological subtypes within OCD...
  10. doi FDG-PET study in pathological gamblers. 1. Lithium increases orbitofrontal, dorsolateral and cingulate metabolism
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Neuropsychobiology 58:37-47. 2008
    ..Although mood stabilizers and serotonin reuptake inhibitors have shown some efficacy in the treatment of this condition, there is little known about how these pharmacological interventions work...
  11. doi Ondansetron augmentation in treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder: a preliminary, single-blind, prospective study
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    CNS Drugs 23:1047-55. 2009
    ..Trial registration number (ClinicalTrials.gov): NCT00796497...
  12. doi Basal Ganglia activity in pathological gambling: a fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography study
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Neuropsychobiology 62:132-8. 2010
    ..We extended our studies to include functional alterations of the striatum and thalamus in a cohort of patients with PG before and after treatment with lithium...
  13. ncbi Risperidone augmentation in treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 6:397-401. 2003
    ..Risperidone may be an effective and well-tolerated augmentation strategy in treatment-resistant OCD subjects, but larger sample size studies are required to demonstrate this...
  14. ncbi Pharmacological treatments of pathological gambling
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Compulsive, Impulsive and Anxiety Disorders Program, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1230, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY, USA
    J Gambl Stud 21:99-110. 2005
    ..This review focuses on recent research examining the treatment of pathological gambling and highlights methodological challenges for future studies...
  15. ncbi Reliability and validity of the pathological gambling adaptation of the Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (PG-YBOCS)
    Stefano Pallanti
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gambl Stud 21:431-43. 2005
    ..PG-YBOCS thus appears to be a reliable and valid measure of pathological gambling severity, and can be regarded as an important tool for clinicians and researchers treating pathological gamblers...
  16. ncbi Does sustained-release lithium reduce impulsive gambling and affective instability versus placebo in pathological gamblers with bipolar spectrum disorders?
    Eric Hollander
    Compulsive, Impulsive, and Anxiety Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:137-45. 2005
    ..To the authors' knowledge, this is the first placebo-controlled treatment study in pathological gamblers with bipolar spectrum disorders; it compares sustained-release lithium carbonate to placebo...
  17. doi A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of topiramate for pathological gambling
    Heather A Berlin
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    World J Biol Psychiatry 14:121-8. 2013
    ..Earlier studies suggested that topiramate may be effective in treating some impulse control disorders. We conducted the first randomized, controlled trial of topiramate in PG...
  18. ncbi Response acceleration with mirtazapine augmentation of citalopram in obsessive-compulsive disorder patients without comorbid depression: a pilot study
    Stefano Pallanti
    Institute for Neurosciences, Florence, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1394-9. 2004
    ..The present study was undertaken to determine whether the mirtazapine-citalopram combination could induce an earlier and/or greater effect on the 5-HT system in OCD subjects than citalopram alone...
  19. doi Serotonin function in pathological gambling: blunted growth hormone response to sumatriptan
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Psychopharmacol 24:1802-9. 2010
    ..These results, together with those obtained in our previous serotoninergic challenge study, document the presence of a serotonergic dysfunction in pathological gamblers similar to that reported in alcoholics...
  20. ncbi Treatment-refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder: methodological issues, operational definitions and therapeutic lines
    Stefano Pallanti
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 30:400-12. 2006
    ..The authors reviewed also the more recent therapeutic pharmacological and psychological lines for the treatment of refractoriness in OCD...
  21. doi Double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of topiramate augmentation in treatment-resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Heather A Berlin
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, New York, NY, 10029 USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:716-21. 2011
    ..Topiramate inhibits glutamatergic conduction...
  22. doi Bipolar disorder and comorbid attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. A distinct clinical phenotype? Clinical characteristics and temperamental traits
    Silvia Bernardi
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:656-66. 2010
    ..We further hypothesize that maladaptive temperament will be associated with the severity of both illnesses...
  23. ncbi Nefazodone treatment of pathological gambling: a prospective open-label controlled trial
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, N Y, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:1034-9. 2002
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  24. doi rTMS age-dependent response in treatment-resistant depressed subjects: a mini-review
    Stefano Pallanti
    University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    CNS Spectr 17:24-30. 2012
    ..The aim of our study was to retest the effectiveness and safety of low-frequency rTMS in a 3 weeks active treatment in a group of resistant-depressed patients, and to investigate the role of age in the response to stimulation treatment...
  25. ncbi Imaging monetary reward in pathological gamblers
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Box 1230, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    World J Biol Psychiatry 6:113-20. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi Social anxiety in outpatients with schizophrenia: a relevant cause of disability
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences, University of Florence, Italy
    Am J Psychiatry 161:53-8. 2004
    ....
  27. doi Internet addiction: a descriptive clinical study focusing on comorbidities and dissociative symptoms
    Silvia Bernardi
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Manhattan, NY, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 50:510-6. 2009
    ..The detachment has been suggested as a reason for the attractiveness of the Internet; thus, we assessed dissociative symptoms and their association with IAD disability...
  28. doi Anxiety as a core aspect of schizophrenia
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Florence, via delle Gore 2H, 50141 Florence, Italy
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 15:354. 2013
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  29. ncbi Treatment non-response in OCD: methodological issues and operational definitions
    Stefano Pallanti
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 5:181-91. 2002
    ..Better characterization of which patients respond and do not respond to various treatments will enable more accurate clustering of patients, and help facilitate multi-site data collection for future research trials...
  30. pmc The relationship between impulse-control disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder: a current understanding and future research directions
    Marc Nicholas Potenza
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut Mental Health Center, Room S 104, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Psychiatry Res 170:22-31. 2009
    ..Available data indicate substantial differences between ICDs and OCD that suggest independent categorizations. Existing research gaps are identified and avenues for future research suggested...
  31. ncbi Psychoneuroimmunodermatology of atopic dermatitis: from empiric data to the evolutionary hypothesis
    Stefano Pallanti
    Institute of Neuroscience, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 23:695-701. 2005
    ..The Darwinian framework and the mental scenario are examined. These processes may be akin to the generation of antibodies by the immune system...
  32. doi Facial affect recognition in CADASIL patients
    Raffaella Valenti
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 28:65-71. 2013
    ..This effect was not mediated by depression, cognitive impairment, and MMSE score. Facial affect recognition is reduced in the CADASIL patients and this impairment might represent an early manifestation of the disease...
  33. ncbi Fronto-thalamo-striatal gray and white matter volumes and anisotropy of their connections in bipolar spectrum illnesses
    M Mehmet Haznedar
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:733-42. 2005
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  34. ncbi Diagnosis and treatment of pathologic gambling
    Erica D Sood
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:9-15. 2003
    ..This review focuses on recent research examining the neurobiology and treatment of PG...
  35. ncbi Obsessive-compulsive disorder spectrum as a scientific "metaphor"
    Stefano Pallanti
    Strategic Center of Excellence of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:6-15. 2008
    ..By increasing research in this field, the OCD spectrum may evolve from a fragmented level of conceptualization as a "metaphor" to one that is more comprehensive and structured...
  36. doi The influence of age at onset and duration of illness on long-term outcome in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder: a report from the International College of Obsessive Compulsive Spectrum Disorders (ICOCS)
    Bernardo Dell'Osso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via F Sforza 35, Milan 20122, Italy
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 23:865-71. 2013
    ..14, p=0.017; r=0.13, p=0.035; r=0.14, p=0.02). The findings from the present large, multicenter study indicate early onset and long duration of illness as overall negative predictors of long-term outcome in OCD. ..
  37. pmc Obsessive compulsive disorder comorbidity in DBA
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 4:6. 2008
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  38. ncbi Brain plasticity and brain stimulation in neuropsychiatry: toward individualized medicine
    Stefano Pallanti
    Strategic Center of Excellence of Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:287-92. 2008
  39. doi Complex repetitive behavior: punding after bilateral subthalamic nucleus stimulation in Parkinson's disease
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 16:376-80. 2010
    ..Those findings suggest that punding might be induced by STN DBS, and its rate of occurrence in DBS population seems to be more common than previously suspected...
  40. doi Neurobiology of repeated transcranial magnetic stimulation in the treatment of anxiety: a critical review
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 24:163-73. 2009
    ..The neurobiological correlates suggest possible efficacy for the treatment of social anxiety that still has to be investigated...
  41. ncbi Refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder: state-of-the-art treatment
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, Compulsive, Impulsive, and Anxiety Disorders Program, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:20-9. 2002
    ..The authors synthesize state-of-the-art treatment and give practical advice for clinicians...
  42. pmc Obsessive-compulsive disorder comorbidity: clinical assessment and therapeutic implications
    Stefano Pallanti
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York, NY, USA
    Front Psychiatry 2:70. 2011
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  43. ncbi Obsessive-compulsive disorder and obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders: diagnostic and dimensional issues
    Eric Hollander
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    CNS Spectr 12:5-13. 2007
    ..Advantages and disadvantages of establishing OCSDs and its implications for diagnosis, treatment, and research are discussed...
  44. ncbi Kleptomania: clinical features and comorbidity in an Italian sample
    Silvio Presta
    Dipartimento di Psichiatria, Neurobiologia, Farmacologia e Biotecnologie, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 43:7-12. 2002
    ..Family history also showed a high prevalence of psychiatric disorders. Our study indicates clear connections between kleptomania and different psychiatric disorders, the exact nature of which has yet to be clarified...
  45. ncbi Citalopram intravenous infusion in resistant obsessive-compulsive disorder: an open trial
    Stefano Pallanti
    Istituto di Neuroscienze, and University of Florence, School of Medicine, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:796-801. 2002
    ..The selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor citalopram is effective for OCD when administered orally. We investigated whether intravenous citalopram would rapidly benefit OCD patients unresponsive to orally administered SRIs...
  46. ncbi Sustained response versus relapse: the pharmacotherapeutic goal for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Naomi A Fineberg
    Postgraduate School of Medicine, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Herts, UK
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:313-22. 2007
    ..Viewed collectively, these results suggest that selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors are effective long-term treatments and relapse prevention represents the treatment target for obsessive-compulsive disorder...
  47. doi Transcultural observations of obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Stefano Pallanti
    Am J Psychiatry 165:169-70. 2008