Luigi Mazzone

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc The role of anxiety symptoms in school performance in a community sample of children and adolescents
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry Department of Paediatrics, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    BMC Public Health 7:347. 2007
  2. pmc Conceptual and methodological challenges for neuroimaging studies of autistic spectrum disorders
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Behav Brain Funct 6:17. 2010
  3. pmc Compliant gluten-free children with celiac disease: an evaluation of psychological distress
    Luigi Mazzone
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    BMC Pediatr 11:46. 2011
  4. pmc Paediatric non-alcoholic Fatty liver disease: impact on patients and mothers' quality of life
    Luigi Mazzone
    Department of Neuroscience, Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, IRCCS Children s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Rome, Italy
    Hepat Mon 13:e7871. 2013
  5. pmc Longitudinal neuropsychological profile in a patient with triple a syndrome
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I R C C S Children s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Case Rep Pediatr 2013:604921. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Catatonia in patients with autism: prevalence and management
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I R C C S Children s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Piazza S Onofrio, 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    CNS Drugs 28:205-15. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Mood symptoms in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I R C C S Children s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:3699-708. 2013
  8. pmc Clinical picture and treatment implication in a child with Capgras syndrome: a case report
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I, R, C, C, S, Children s Hospital Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    J Med Case Rep 6:406. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Brief report: peculiar evolution of autistic behaviors in two unrelated children with brachidactyly-mental retardation syndrome
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Via S Sofia 78, Catania, Italy
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2202-7. 2012
  10. pmc Psychiatric comorbidities in asperger syndrome and high functioning autism: diagnostic challenges
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I, R, C, C, S, Children s Hospital, Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 11:16. 2012

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  1. pmc The role of anxiety symptoms in school performance in a community sample of children and adolescents
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry Department of Paediatrics, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    BMC Public Health 7:347. 2007
    ..The prevalence of anxiety and the relationship between anxiety and school performance were examined among elementary, middle, and high school students...
  2. pmc Conceptual and methodological challenges for neuroimaging studies of autistic spectrum disorders
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Behav Brain Funct 6:17. 2010
    ..We believe that this would allow for a better understanding of both the central pathogenic processes and the compensatory responses in the brain of persons suffering from ASDs...
  3. pmc Compliant gluten-free children with celiac disease: an evaluation of psychological distress
    Luigi Mazzone
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    BMC Pediatr 11:46. 2011
    ..In the present study, children and adolescent suffering from celiac disease (CD) were compared with healthy controls to assess differences in the psychological profile...
  4. pmc Paediatric non-alcoholic Fatty liver disease: impact on patients and mothers' quality of life
    Luigi Mazzone
    Department of Neuroscience, Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, IRCCS Children s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Rome, Italy
    Hepat Mon 13:e7871. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Longitudinal neuropsychological profile in a patient with triple a syndrome
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I R C C S Children s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Case Rep Pediatr 2013:604921. 2013
    ..Moreover, assessment of neuropsychological and psychopathological features should be performed in patients with this disease, in order to underline the variability of this syndrome...
  6. doi request reprint Catatonia in patients with autism: prevalence and management
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I R C C S Children s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Piazza S Onofrio, 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    CNS Drugs 28:205-15. 2014
    ..Moreover, we review the mechanisms underlying symptoms of catatonia in ASDs, as well as the diagnostic challenges, providing an outline for the management and treatment of this syndrome in this clinical population. ..
  7. ncbi request reprint Mood symptoms in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I R C C S Children s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Res Dev Disabil 34:3699-708. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Clinical picture and treatment implication in a child with Capgras syndrome: a case report
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I, R, C, C, S, Children s Hospital Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    J Med Case Rep 6:406. 2012
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  9. ncbi request reprint Brief report: peculiar evolution of autistic behaviors in two unrelated children with brachidactyly-mental retardation syndrome
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Via S Sofia 78, Catania, Italy
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2202-7. 2012
    ..This report supports the hypothesis that genes in the 2q37 region may contribute to the etiology of autism, leading, however, to a peculiar evolution of the disease, with symptoms severity decreasing over time...
  10. pmc Psychiatric comorbidities in asperger syndrome and high functioning autism: diagnostic challenges
    Luigi Mazzone
    Child Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, I, R, C, C, S, Children s Hospital, Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 11:16. 2012
    ..We will also consider the role played by the environment in the manifestation and interpretation of these symptoms. Finally, we will propose some strategies to try to address these issues, and we will discuss therapeutic implications...
  11. doi request reprint Lower IQ is associated with decreased clinical response to atomoxetine in children and adolescents with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    CNS Drugs 25:503-9. 2011
    ..We examined the association between level of cognitive functioning as determined by IQ and clinical response during treatment with atomoxetine...
  12. pmc Emotional impact in beta-thalassaemia major children following cognitive-behavioural family therapy and quality of life of caregiving mothers
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 5:5. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of psychotic-like experiences in young adults with social anxiety disorder and correlation with affective dysregulation
    Marco Armando
    Department of Child and Adolescence Psychiatry, Research Hospital IRCCS Bambino Gesù, Rome, Italy Department of Psychiatry, PhD School Early Intervention in Psychosis, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy School of Psychology, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, England and NESMOS Department, PhD School of Early Intervention in Psychosis, Sant Andrea Hospital and Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:1053-9. 2013
    ..The current findings are consistent with hypotheses suggesting that cognitive disturbances, together with social anxiety, may result in PLEs. ..
  14. doi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive traits in children and adolescents with Asperger syndrome
    Liliana Ruta
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Paediatrics, University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:17-24. 2010
    ..Further research should be conducted to better understand the characteristics of repetitive thoughts and behaviours in autism spectrum disorders, and to clarify the underlying neurobiological basis of these symptoms...
  15. pmc Impairment of quality of life in parents of children and adolescents with pervasive developmental disorder
    Diego Mugno
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:22. 2007
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  16. doi request reprint Psychological assessment in children and adolescents with Benign Paroxysmal Vertigo
    Laura Reale
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Catania, Italy
    Brain Dev 33:125-30. 2011
    ..In conclusion, clinically referred children and adolescents with BPVC and migraine showed higher indices of behavioural and emotional symptoms, both internalizing and externalizing, as compared to normal peers...
  17. doi request reprint Adolescents at ultra-high risk for psychosis with and without 22q11 deletion syndrome: a comparison of prodromal psychotic symptoms and general functioning
    Marco Armando
    Child and Adolescence Neuropsychiatry Unit, Department of Neuroscience, Children Hospital Bambino Gesù, Piazza Sant Onofrio 4, 00100 Rome, Italy
    Schizophr Res 139:151-6. 2012
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint The use of actigraphy in the monitoring of methylphenidate versus placebo in ADHD: a meta-analysis
    Franco De Crescenzo
    Department of Neuroscience, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Piazza Sant Onofrio 4, 00100, Rome, Italy
    Atten Defic Hyperact Disord 6:49-58. 2014
    ..For the total sleep time, we found a significant and large effect in the decrease in sleep in MPH group. This study shows that MPH may effectively reduce mean activity in ADHD children, but it may negatively affect total sleep time. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Neuromotor development in infants with cerebral palsy investigated by the Hammersmith Infant Neurological Examination during the first year of age
    Domenico M M Romeo
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Paediatrics, University of Catania, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 12:24-31. 2008
    ..The Hammersmith Infant Neurological Examination (HINE) is a simple and scorable method for assessing infants between 2 and 24 months of age...
  20. ncbi request reprint The General Movements in children with Down syndrome
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neuropsychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Via S Sofia, 78, 95100 Catania, Italy
    Early Hum Dev 79:119-30. 2004
    ..Aim of our study was to describe the character of General Movements (GMs) in children with Down Syndrome (DS)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Hypomanic mood in a child patient treated with interferon-alpha 2a: case report
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Pediatrics, University of Catania, Via S Sofia, 78, 95123 Catania, Italy
    Brain Dev 29:666-9. 2007
    ..Since affective symptoms may occur in children treated with IFN, a careful evaluation of psychiatric disturbances and adequate intervention are needed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Neonatal onset of hot water reflex seizures in monozygotic twins subsequently manifesting episodes of alternating hemiplegia
    Gemma Incorpora
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Catania, Italy
    Epilepsy Res 78:225-31. 2008
    ..These two patients are the youngest reported cases of reflex hot water seizures, and the only reported cases in which reflex hot water seizures subsequently manifested episodes of alternating hemiplegia...
  23. doi request reprint Emotional memory in early steroid abnormalities: an FMRI study of adolescents with congenital adrenal hyperplasia
    Luigi Mazzone
    Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Dev Neuropsychol 36:473-92. 2011
    ..Findings indicate that steroid abnormalities during development can have important effects on neural correlates of emotional memory...