Olimpio Galasso

Summary

Affiliation: Magna Graecia University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Tenotomy versus tenodesis in the treatment of the long head of biceps brachii tendon lesions
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, School of Medicine, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, Viale Europa Loc, Germaneto, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:205. 2012
  2. pmc Recent findings on the role of gelatinases (matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9) in osteoarthritis
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, School of Medicine, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, Europa Avenue, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Adv Orthop 2012:834208. 2012
  3. pmc Long-term follow-up results of the Cloward procedure for cervical spondylotic myelopathy
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, School of Medicine, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, V le Europa Loc Germaneto, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur Spine J 22:128-34. 2013
  4. pmc Short-term outcomes of extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic non-calcific tendinopathy of the supraspinatus: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Magna Græcia University, V le Europa88100, Catanzaro, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:86. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Collagen type V polymorphism in spontaneous quadriceps tendon ruptures
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, School of Medicine, Catanzaro, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e580-4. 2012
  6. pmc Quality of life and functionality after total hip arthroplasty: a long-term follow-up study
    Massimo Mariconda
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:222. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Histopathological, clinical, and electrophysiological features influencing postoperative outcomes in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, School of Medicine, Magna Graecia University, V le Europa, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    J Orthop Res 29:1298-304. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint An enlarging distal tibia osteochondroma in the adult patient
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Medical Sciences, V le Europa, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 99:157-61. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Physical, mechanical and pharmacological properties of coloured bone cement with and without antibiotics
    O Galasso
    University Magna Graecia, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, V le Europa, Catanzaro 88100, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1529-36. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life and functionality after reverse shoulder arthroplasty
    Roberto Castricini
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Casa di Cura Villa Verde, Fermo, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:1639-49. 2013

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Publications17

  1. pmc Tenotomy versus tenodesis in the treatment of the long head of biceps brachii tendon lesions
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, School of Medicine, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, Viale Europa Loc, Germaneto, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:205. 2012
    ..Indeed, high-quality evidence is lacking, mainly because of methodological problems, such as retrospective design, population sample size or lack of patient randomization...
  2. pmc Recent findings on the role of gelatinases (matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9) in osteoarthritis
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, School of Medicine, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, Europa Avenue, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Adv Orthop 2012:834208. 2012
    ..The most significant new findings over the last year that add to our knowledge of the activity of these proteins in OA have been reported...
  3. pmc Long-term follow-up results of the Cloward procedure for cervical spondylotic myelopathy
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, School of Medicine, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, V le Europa Loc Germaneto, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur Spine J 22:128-34. 2013
    ..To assess the long-term results of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion using the Cloward procedure for the treatment of cervical spondylotic myelopathy, and to identify possible clinical outcome predictors...
  4. pmc Short-term outcomes of extracorporeal shock wave therapy for the treatment of chronic non-calcific tendinopathy of the supraspinatus: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Magna Græcia University, V le Europa88100, Catanzaro, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:86. 2012
    ..We conducted a randomized placebo-controlled trial to investigate the efficacy and safety of low energy ESWT for non-calcifying tendinopathy of the rotator cuff...
  5. doi request reprint Collagen type V polymorphism in spontaneous quadriceps tendon ruptures
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, School of Medicine, Catanzaro, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e580-4. 2012
    ..These findings might explain the pathomechanisms of spontaneous tendon ruptures associated with COL5A1 polymorphism...
  6. pmc Quality of life and functionality after total hip arthroplasty: a long-term follow-up study
    Massimo Mariconda
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:222. 2011
    ..There is a lack of data on the long-term outcome of total hip arthroplasty procedures, as assessed by validated tools...
  7. doi request reprint Histopathological, clinical, and electrophysiological features influencing postoperative outcomes in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, School of Medicine, Magna Graecia University, V le Europa, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    J Orthop Res 29:1298-304. 2011
    ..These findings have to be considered when discussing with patients as for the expected and desired outcomes of CTS surgery. The increased vascularization of flexor tenosynovium is associated with patients' functional status...
  8. ncbi request reprint An enlarging distal tibia osteochondroma in the adult patient
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, University Magna Graecia, Medical Sciences, V le Europa, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 99:157-61. 2009
    ..The tumor was successfully excised by using a transfibular approach with fibular reconstruction. No signs of recurrence were noted 2 years after surgery...
  9. doi request reprint Physical, mechanical and pharmacological properties of coloured bone cement with and without antibiotics
    O Galasso
    University Magna Graecia, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, V le Europa, Catanzaro 88100, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1529-36. 2011
    ..001) or in combination with vancomycin (498.5 µg (SD 70) vs 613 µg (SD 25), p = 0.018) from the bone cement. This study demonstrates several theoretical disadvantages of the antibiotic-loaded bone cement coloured with methylene blue...
  10. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life and functionality after reverse shoulder arthroplasty
    Roberto Castricini
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Casa di Cura Villa Verde, Fermo, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:1639-49. 2013
    ..Few studies have evaluated RSA for primary glenohumeral osteoarthritis, massive rotator cuff tear, or cuff tear arthropathy excluding any other shoulder disease, and data on patients' quality of life after this surgery are lacking...
  11. doi request reprint Midterm results and complications after minimally invasive distal metatarsal osteotomy for treatment of hallux valgus
    Bruno Iannò
    Magna Græcia University of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, IT 88180, Italy
    Foot Ankle Int 34:969-77. 2013
    ..Minimally invasive distal metatarsal osteotomy (MIDMO) is a common technique used to correct the hallux valgus deformity, but controversy remains regarding the expected outcomes of this surgery...
  12. doi request reprint Disassembly of a distal femur modular prosthesis after tumor resection
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Medical Sciences, Division of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Magna Graecia University, School of Medicine, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Arthroplasty 25:334.e5-9. 2010
    ..In cases with a substantial amount of functional muscle excised at the time of tumor resection, adequate postoperative rehabilitation is recommended...
  13. doi request reprint Full versus surface tibial baseplate cementation in total knee arthroplasty
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, University Magna Græcia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Orthopedics 36:e151-8. 2013
    ..The results of this study suggest that cementing the keel of the tibial component during primary TKA has no advantage for patients. Longer-term follow-up and proper patient randomization are required to confirm these findings...
  14. ncbi request reprint Isolate metastasis of listhetic vertebra
    Olimpio Galasso
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, University Magna Græcia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil 26:255-9. 2013
    ..Case report...
  15. doi request reprint Simultaneous extraction and rapid visualization of peptidomic and lipidomic body fluids fingerprints using mesoporous aluminosilicate and MALDI-TOF MS
    Mariaimmacolata Preianò
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Proteomics 12:3286-94. 2012
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  16. pmc Expandable intramedullary nailing and platelet rich plasma to treat long bone non-unions
    Olimpio Galasso
    Cattedra ed Unità Operativa Complessa di Ortopedia e Traumatologia, Università degli Studi MagnaGraecia di Catanzaro, Campus S Venuta, V le Europa, 88100, Germaneto Catanzaro, Italy
    J Orthop Traumatol 9:129-34. 2008
    ..Roentgenographic and functional outcomes of expandable self locking intramedullary nailing and platelet rich plasma (PRP) gel in the treatment of long bone non-unions are reported...
  17. pmc Expression Profiling and Functional Implications of a Set of Zinc Finger Proteins, ZNF423, ZNF470, ZNF521, and ZNF780B, in Primary Osteoarthritic Articular Chondrocytes
    Maria Mesuraca
    Laboratory of Molecular Haematopoiesis and Stem Cell Biology, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Catanzaro Magna Græcia, University Campus Salvatore Venuta, Germaneto, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Mediators Inflamm 2014:318793. 2014
    ..These results suggest a role for ZNF423 and ZNF521 in the regulation of chondrocyte homeostasis and warrant further investigations to elucidate their mechanism of action. ..