Angelo Picardi

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Superiore di Sanit
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening for depressive disorders in patients with skin diseases: a comparison of three screeners
    Angelo Picardi
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Acta Derm Venereol 85:414-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Links between immunity and conditions leading to psychotherapy
    Angelo Picardi
    Italian National Institute of Health, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion
    Riv Psichiatr 44:149-63. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Attachment style and immunity: a 1-year longitudinal study
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology and Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Biol Psychol 92:353-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Suicide risk in skin disorders
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance, and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Viale Regina Elena, 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Clin Dermatol 31:47-56. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Heterogeneity and symptom structure of schizophrenia
    Angelo Picardi
    Italian National Institute of Health, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Mental Health Unit, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 198:386-94. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Italian version of the 15-item dispositional resilience scale
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome
    Riv Psichiatr 47:231-7. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Alexithymia and severe psychopathology: a study on psychiatric inpatients
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Centre of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Psychopathology 45:159-66. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Development and preliminary validation of the PC-SAD5, a screener-derived short depression severity measure
    A Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Centre of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:165-71. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Reliability of self-reported attachment style in patients with severe psychopathology
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Assess 93:491-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint A twin study of attachment style in young adults
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Pers 79:965-91. 2011

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Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening for depressive disorders in patients with skin diseases: a comparison of three screeners
    Angelo Picardi
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Acta Derm Venereol 85:414-9. 2005
    ..Although screening programmes might be useful, they should be supplemented by quality improvement programmes and by the development of consultation-liaison services...
  2. ncbi request reprint Links between immunity and conditions leading to psychotherapy
    Angelo Picardi
    Italian National Institute of Health, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion
    Riv Psichiatr 44:149-63. 2009
    ..This paper reviews the studies investigating the link between these conditions and immunity...
  3. doi request reprint Attachment style and immunity: a 1-year longitudinal study
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology and Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Biol Psychol 92:353-8. 2013
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  4. doi request reprint Suicide risk in skin disorders
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance, and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Viale Regina Elena, 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Clin Dermatol 31:47-56. 2013
    ..Increasing dermatologists' awareness of the issue of suicide and developing mental health consultation-liaison services within dermatology settings would be instrumental in contributing to suicide prevention in this population...
  5. doi request reprint Heterogeneity and symptom structure of schizophrenia
    Angelo Picardi
    Italian National Institute of Health, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Mental Health Unit, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 198:386-94. 2012
    ..Though preliminary, our findings corroborate that a dimensional approach to psychopathology can facilitate the assessment of the clinical heterogeneity of schizophrenia...
  6. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Italian version of the 15-item dispositional resilience scale
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome
    Riv Psichiatr 47:231-7. 2012
    ..The new Italian DRS-15 provides a valid, reliable and easy to use tool fr assessing stress resilience in clinical and research settings...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alexithymia and severe psychopathology: a study on psychiatric inpatients
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Centre of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Psychopathology 45:159-66. 2012
    ..The influence of severe psychopathology on alexithymic features has been poorly studied. This study aimed at investigating whether alexithymia is affected by the presence of psychosis and the severity of psychopathology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Development and preliminary validation of the PC-SAD5, a screener-derived short depression severity measure
    A Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Centre of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:165-71. 2012
    ..The prevalence of depressive disorders is high among patients with skin disease. The PC-SAD is a 37-item self-administered depression screening questionnaire that has been validated in dermatological patients...
  9. doi request reprint Reliability of self-reported attachment style in patients with severe psychopathology
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Pers Assess 93:491-9. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that self-report measures might provide a reliable assessment of attachment style in patients with severe psychopathology, except for the most severely impaired patients...
  10. doi request reprint A twin study of attachment style in young adults
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Pers 79:965-91. 2011
    ..Although our findings are best regarded as preliminary given some study limitations, they suggest that both nature and nurture contribute to individual differences in adult attachment...
  11. doi request reprint Rating scales in bipolar disorder
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:42-9. 2009
    ..This paper aims at briefly reviewing these instruments...
  12. ncbi request reprint Symptom structure of acute mania: a factor study of the 24-item Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale in a national sample of patients hospitalized for a manic episode
    Angelo Picardi
    Italian National Institute of Health, Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Mental Health Unit, Viale Regina Elena, 299 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 108:183-9. 2008
    ..Most studies included not only manic patients, but also patients with a mixed episode or other severe mental disorders. We aimed at further elucidating the symptom structure of manic states...
  13. ncbi request reprint Attachment security and immunity in healthy women
    Angelo Picardi
    Center of Epidemiology and Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Psychosom Med 69:40-6. 2007
    ..Attachment security is associated with health and possibly autonomic and endocrine reactivity to stress, however the relationship between attachment style and immune function has not yet been investigated...
  14. ncbi request reprint Partial seizures due to sclerosis of the right amygdala presenting as panic disorder. On the importance of psychopathological assessment in differential diagnosis
    Angelo Picardi
    Centre of Epidemiology and Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Psychopathology 40:178-83. 2007
    ..In such cases, even if routine EEGs or MRI are inconclusive and there is no response to antiepileptic drugs, it would be advisable to perform video-EEG monitoring to rule out partial seizures...
  15. ncbi request reprint Toward a biopsychosocial approach to skin diseases
    Angelo Picardi
    Italian National Institute of Health, Centre of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Rome, Italy
    Adv Psychosom Med 28:109-26. 2007
    ..To this purpose, the development of efficient consultation-liaison services enabling an effective collaboration between dermatologists and mental health professionals is mandatory...
  16. doi request reprint Genetic influences on alexithymia and their relationship with depressive symptoms
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, Centre of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 71:256-63. 2011
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  17. ncbi request reprint Alexithymia and global psychosocial functioning: a study on patients with skin disease
    Angelo Picardi
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 62:223-9. 2007
    ..We aimed at directly evaluating the relationship between alexithymia and global psychosocial functioning, as measured by a standardised scale...
  18. ncbi request reprint Integration of multiple criteria for psychosomatic assessment of dermatological patients
    Angelo Picardi
    Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Psychosomatics 47:122-8. 2006
    ..The health status of these patients can be improved if their psychological problems are appropriately assessed and recognized...
  19. ncbi request reprint Process of care in general hospital psychiatric units: national survey in Italy
    Antonella Gigantesco
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena, Rome, Italy
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:509-18. 2007
    ..To investigate the process of care in Italian public acute inpatient facilities...
  20. ncbi request reprint Association between poorer quality of life and psychiatric morbidity in patients with different dermatological conditions
    Francesca Sampogna
    Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Psychosom Med 66:620-4. 2004
    ..To determine the relationship between skin-related quality of life and psychiatric morbidity in patients with different skin conditions...
  21. ncbi request reprint The quality of life of the mentally ill living in residential facilities: findings from a national survey in Italy
    Angelo Picardi
    Center of Epidemiology, Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 256:372-81. 2006
    ..This suggests the need of well-designed rehabilitation plans, tailored to patients' needs, to foster the development of their independence and, ultimately, improve their QOL...
  22. ncbi request reprint Psychosomatic assessment of skin diseases in clinical practice
    Angelo Picardi
    Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 74:315-22. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint The environment and staff of residential facilities: findings from the Italian 'progres' national survey
    Angelo Picardi
    Center of Epidemiology and Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Community Ment Health J 42:263-79. 2006
    ..92. Most of the professional input is provided by nurses and auxiliary staff. Critical issues to be considered in planning facilities include the physical environment, the size, and the staffing patterns...
  24. ncbi request reprint Only limited support for a role of psychosomatic factors in psoriasis. Results from a case-control study
    Angelo Picardi
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Via dei Monti di Creta, 104 00167, Rome, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 55:189-96. 2003
    ..To investigate the role of stressful events, social support, attachment security and alexithymia in triggering or exacerbating psoriasis...
  25. ncbi request reprint The severely mentally ill in residential facilities: a national survey in Italy
    Giovanni de Girolamo
    National Mental Health Project, National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Med 35:421-31. 2005
    ..In Italy, Residential Facilities (RFs) have completely replaced Mental Hospitals (MHs) for the residential care of mentally ill patients. We studied all patients resident in 265 randomly sampled Italian RFs (20% of the total)...
  26. doi request reprint Measuring depression with questions about well-being: a study on psychiatric outpatients
    Emanuele Tarolla
    Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Riv Psichiatr 47:304-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to test the reliability and validity of a depression rating scale including only positively-phrased items...
  27. ncbi request reprint Stability of attachment-related anxiety and avoidance and their relationships with the five-factor model and the psychobiological model of personality
    Angelo Picardi
    Centre for Epidemiology and Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Psychol Psychother 78:327-45. 2005
    ..Our aims were to examine the stability of attachment dimensions and to study their relationship with psychological distress, the Big Five factors, and temperament and character dimensions...
  28. ncbi request reprint Stability of alexithymia and its relationships with the 'big five' factors, temperament, character, and attachment style
    Angelo Picardi
    Center of Epidemiology and Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 74:371-8. 2005
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  29. pmc Long-stay in short-stay inpatient facilities: risk factors and barriers to discharge
    Antonella Gigantesco
    Mental Health Unit, Center of Epidemiology, Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Roma, Italy
    BMC Public Health 9:306. 2009
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  30. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) in 900 Italian patients with psoriasis
    Eva Mazzotti
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, and Department of Psychology, Unviersità degli studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Acta Derm Venereol 85:409-13. 2005
    ..Also, it supports the unidimensionality of the DLQI and hence corroborates the common practice of using the total score...
  31. ncbi request reprint Association of dissatisfaction with care and psychiatric morbidity with poor treatment compliance
    Cristina Renzi
    Health Care Quality Research Unit, Rome, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 138:337-42. 2002
    ..To examine factors associated with compliance with dermatologic treatment...
  32. ncbi request reprint Performance of the self-administered psoriasis area and severity index in evaluating clinical and sociodemographic subgroups of patients with psoriasis
    Francesca Sampogna
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell Immacolata, Rome, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 139:353-8; discussion 357. 2003
    ..There is a need to evaluate severity of psoriasis with a simple, patient-assessed instrument...
  33. ncbi request reprint Patients' and relatives' satisfaction with psychiatric services in a large catchment area in Rome
    Antonella Gigantesco
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit, Italian National Institute of Health, Viale Regina Elena, 299, 00161, Rome, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 17:139-47. 2002
    ..To assess the satisfaction of patients and their relatives with psychiatric care and to identify variables associated with any dissatisfaction...
  34. ncbi request reprint Job satisfaction among mental health professionals in Rome, Italy
    Antonella Gigantesco
    Health Services Research Unit, Laboratory of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Istituto Superiore di Sanità Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Community Ment Health J 39:349-55. 2003
    ..Our findings suggest that interventions aimed at increasing job satisfaction among Italian mental health professionals might be warranted, particularly among hospital-ward staff...
  35. ncbi request reprint Monitoring and evaluating the Italian mental health system: the "Progetto Residenze" study and beyond
    Angelo Picardi
    Mental Health Unit, National Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Rome, Italy and IRCCS Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:451-9. 2014
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  36. ncbi request reprint Assessing clinician's subjective experience during interaction with patients
    Mauro Pallagrosi
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Psychopathology 47:111-8. 2014
    ..We aimed at developing a valid and reliable instrument to measure such experience...
  37. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of suicidal ideation among patients with skin disease
    Angelo Picardi
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermopathic Institute of the Immaculate IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:420-6. 2006
    ..Concerns have been raised about the potential of deliberate self-harm and suicide among patients with dermatologic conditions...
  38. ncbi request reprint Further evidence of the validity and reliability of the Skindex-29: an Italian study on 2,242 dermatological outpatients
    Damiano Abeni
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Dermatology 204:43-9. 2002
    ..The Skindex-29 is a self-administered questionnaire recently developed to measure comprehensively the complex effects of skin diseases on patients' quality of life...
  39. doi request reprint Treatment with β-blockers and incidence of post-traumatic stress disorder after cardiac surgery: a prospective observational study
    Lorenzo Tarsitani
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Policlinico Umberto I, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 26:265-9. 2012
    ..The aim was to investigate perioperative factors associated with the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in patients who underwent cardiac surgery...
  40. ncbi request reprint Educating mental health professionals in clinical epidemiology and continuous quality improvement
    Gabriella Palumbo
    Center of Epidemiology and Health Surveillance and Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Viale Regina Elena 299, Rome, Italy
    Adm Policy Ment Health 31:421-4. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization for anorexia nervosa in Italy
    Antonella Gigantesco
    Center of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Italian National Institute of Health, Rome, Italy
    Riv Psichiatr 45:154-62. 2010
    ..This study provides: a) rates of hospitalization for anorexia nervosa (AN) in Italy in 2004-2005 period; b) an estimate of the incidence of moderate to severe hospitalized AN in the same period among persons aged 10-19 years...
  42. ncbi request reprint Increased probability of remaining in remission from panic disorder with agoraphobia after drug treatment in patients who received concurrent cognitive-behavioural therapy: a follow-up study
    Massimo Biondi
    Psychiatric Clinic 3rd, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 72:34-42. 2003
    ..Many short-term trials suggested that the combination of psychotherapy with medication might be more effective than either treatment alone. However, only few studies examined the long-term effectiveness of this combination...
  43. ncbi request reprint Normative data for measuring performance change on parallel forms of a 15-word list recall test
    Giovanni A Carlesimo
    Neurology Clinic, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 35:663-8. 2014
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  44. ncbi request reprint Recognition of depressive and anxiety disorders in dermatological outpatients
    Angelo Picardi
    Dermatological Institut IDI IRCCS, Rowe, Italy
    Acta Derm Venereol 84:213-7. 2004
    ..This issue might be addressed by implementing specific training programmes, using validated screening questionnaires for depression and anxiety, and developing rational consultation-liaison services...
  45. ncbi request reprint First steps in the assessment of cognitive-emotional organisation within the framework of Guidano's model of the self
    Angelo Picardi
    Psychother Psychosom 72:363-5. 2003
  46. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and activities of acute psychiatric in-patient facilities: national survey in Italy
    Giovanni de Girolamo
    Department of Mental Health, AUSL di Bologna, Viale Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Br J Psychiatry 191:170-7. 2007
    ..Legislation in 1978 led to the gradual replacement of mental hospitals in Italy with a full range of community-based services, including facilities for acute in-patient care...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Residential structures and their guests: results of the phase 2 of the National Project PROGRES]
    Giovanni de Girolamo
    Dipartimento di Salute Mentale, Azienda USL di Bologna
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 13:1-100. 2004
  48. ncbi request reprint [Costs of psychiatric residential care in Italy]
    Laura Grigoletti
    Dipartimento di Medicina e Sanita Pubblica, Sezione di Psichiatria e Psicologia Clinica, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 13:262-9. 2004
    ..The aims of this study are: (1) to estimate patients' costs in Italian non hospital Residential Facilities (RF); (2) to analyse the relationship between the costs of care received by residents and patients' or facilities characteristics...
  49. ncbi request reprint Increased maintenance of obsessive-compulsive disorder remission after integrated serotonergic treatment and cognitive psychotherapy compared with medication alone
    Massimo Biondi
    Psychiatric Clinic III, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 74:123-8. 2005
    ..Both medication and psychotherapy are effective in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). However, they both have disadvantages. We aimed at studying the long-term effectiveness of integrated treatment compared with medication alone...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Drug prescription in Italian Residential Facilities]
    Rodolfo Tomasi
    Servizio Psichiatrico, AS di Bolzano, Bolzano
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 14:77-90. 2005
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  51. ncbi request reprint The process of care in residential facilities--a national survey in Italy
    Giovanni Santone
    United Hospitals of Ancona, Politechnic University of Marche Ancona, Italy
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:540-50. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to investigate the process of care in 265 RFs, representing 19.3% of all RFs in Italy, and to devise a classification of RFs based on process characteristics...
  52. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with generic and disease-specific quality of life in temporal lobe epilepsy
    Giulio N Meldolesi
    Epilepsy Surgery Unit, Department of Neurological Sciences, IRCCS Neuromed, Pozzilli Is, Italy
    Epilepsy Res 69:135-46. 2006
    ..We aimed at further elucidating the association between quality of life (QOL) and sociodemographic factors, clinical seizure factors, depression and anxiety in drug-resistant temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE)...
  53. ncbi request reprint The current state of mental health care in Italy: problems, perspectives, and lessons to learn
    Giovanni de Girolamo
    Dept of Mental Health, Azienda USL di Bologna, Viale Pepoli, Bologna, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 257:83-91. 2007
    ..Greater attention must be paid to topics such as quality of care and outcomes, public and private sector balance, and the coordination of various resources and agencies...
  54. ncbi request reprint Effect of psychological stress on salivary interleukin-1beta in psoriasis
    Mario Mastrolonardo
    Dermatology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliero Univeritaria Ospedalia Riuniti di Foggia, Foggia, Italy
    Arch Med Res 38:206-11. 2007
    ..Psychological stress has also been implicated in triggering or exacerbating the disease...
  55. ncbi request reprint Attribution of improvement to medication and increased risk of relapse of panic disorder with agoraphobia
    Massimo Biondi
    Psychother Psychosom 72:110-1; author reply 111. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with health care among dermatological inpatients
    Stefano Tabolli
    Health Services Research Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell Immacolata IDI IRCCS, Via Monti di Creta 104, 00167 Roma, Italy
    Eur J Dermatol 13:177-82. 2003
    ..This study confirms that patient satisfaction analysis is a useful instrument also among dermatological inpatients, and satisfaction is a valid measure of quality of health care...
  57. ncbi request reprint Higher levels of anger and aggressiveness in major depressive disorder than in anxiety and somatoform disorders
    Angelo Picardi
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:442-3. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Screening for psychiatric disorders in patients with skin diseases: a performance study of the 12-item General Health Questionnaire
    Angelo Picardi
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Dermatological Institute IDI IRCCS, Via dei Monti di Creta 104 00167 Rome, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 57:219-23. 2004
    ..This study tested the ability of the 12-item General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12) to identify psychiatric morbidity in dermatological patients...
  59. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular reactivity to experimental stress in psoriasis: a controlled investigation
    Mario Mastrolonardo
    Unit of Dermatology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti di Foggia, Bari, Italy
    Acta Derm Venereol 86:340-4. 2006
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