D Minardi

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Urinary tract infections in women: etiology and treatment options
    Daniele Minardi
    Department of Clinical and Specialist Sciences, Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Medical School and United Hospitals, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Gen Med 4:333-43. 2011
  2. ncbi VEGF expression and response to sunitinib in patients with metastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma
    Daniele Minardi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Specialistiche Sezione di Urologia, Università Politecnica delle Marche Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti via Conca 71 Ancona, Italy
    Anticancer Res 33:5017-22. 2013
  3. ncbi Prognostic value of CD44 expression in penile squamous cell carcinoma: a pilot study
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences, Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marches Region, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    Cell Oncol (Dordr) 35:377-84. 2012
  4. doi Efficacy of tigecycline and rifampin alone and in combination against Enterococcus faecalis biofilm infection in a rat model of ureteral stent
    Daniele Minardi
    Department of Clinical and Specialist Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Medical School United Hospitals, Ancona, Italy
    J Surg Res 176:1-6. 2012
  5. doi Perineal ultrasound evaluation of dysfunctional voiding in women with recurrent urinary tract infections
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    J Urol 179:947-51. 2008
  6. ncbi Activity and expression of nitric oxide synthase in rat bladder after sacral neuromodulation
    D Minardi
    Institute of Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 21:129-35. 2008
  7. ncbi Effects of fluoroquinolones on bacterial adhesion and on preformed biofilm of strains isolated from urinary double J stents
    D Minardi
    Institute of Microbiology and Biomedical Sciences, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, A O Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    J Chemother 20:195-201. 2008
  8. ncbi Prognostic role of tumor necrosis, microvessel density, vascular endothelial growth factor and hypoxia inducible factor-1alpha in patients with clear cell renal carcinoma after radical nephrectomy in a long term follow-up
    D Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Via Conca 71, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 21:447-55. 2008
  9. doi Prognostic role of global DNA-methylation and histone acetylation in pT1a clear cell renal carcinoma in partial nephrectomy specimens
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    J Cell Mol Med 13:2115-21. 2009
  10. doi The role of uroflowmetry biofeedback and biofeedback training of the pelvic floor muscles in the treatment of recurrent urinary tract infections in women with dysfunctional voiding: a randomized controlled prospective study
    Daniele Minardi
    Department of Clinic, Specialistic Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    Urology 75:1299-304. 2010

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  1. pmc Urinary tract infections in women: etiology and treatment options
    Daniele Minardi
    Department of Clinical and Specialist Sciences, Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Medical School and United Hospitals, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Gen Med 4:333-43. 2011
    ....
  2. ncbi VEGF expression and response to sunitinib in patients with metastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma
    Daniele Minardi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Specialistiche Sezione di Urologia, Università Politecnica delle Marche Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti via Conca 71 Ancona, Italy
    Anticancer Res 33:5017-22. 2013
    ..To verify whether vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) is associated with distant metastasis free survival (DMFS) and Overall Survival (OS) of patients with renal cell carcinoma (RCC) treated with sunitinib...
  3. ncbi Prognostic value of CD44 expression in penile squamous cell carcinoma: a pilot study
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences, Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marches Region, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    Cell Oncol (Dordr) 35:377-84. 2012
    ..Our aim was to determine whether CD44 expression may serve as a prognostic marker for lymph node metastasis and survival in penile SCC patients...
  4. doi Efficacy of tigecycline and rifampin alone and in combination against Enterococcus faecalis biofilm infection in a rat model of ureteral stent
    Daniele Minardi
    Department of Clinical and Specialist Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Medical School United Hospitals, Ancona, Italy
    J Surg Res 176:1-6. 2012
    ..We investigated the efficacy of tigecycline and rifampin alone or combined in preventing ureteral stent infection due to Enterococcus faecalis...
  5. doi Perineal ultrasound evaluation of dysfunctional voiding in women with recurrent urinary tract infections
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    J Urol 179:947-51. 2008
    ..We used urodynamics and perineal ultrasound to assess the function and morphology of the urethral sphincter and detrusor muscle in the evaluation of dysfunctional voiding in female patients with recurrent urinary tract infections...
  6. ncbi Activity and expression of nitric oxide synthase in rat bladder after sacral neuromodulation
    D Minardi
    Institute of Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 21:129-35. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi Effects of fluoroquinolones on bacterial adhesion and on preformed biofilm of strains isolated from urinary double J stents
    D Minardi
    Institute of Microbiology and Biomedical Sciences, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, A O Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    J Chemother 20:195-201. 2008
    ..On the basis of our data we advise that antibiotic prophylaxis with fluoroquinolones may be most helpful if given at the time of stent insertion and at high dosage...
  8. ncbi Prognostic role of tumor necrosis, microvessel density, vascular endothelial growth factor and hypoxia inducible factor-1alpha in patients with clear cell renal carcinoma after radical nephrectomy in a long term follow-up
    D Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Via Conca 71, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 21:447-55. 2008
    ..The histological and immunohistochemical parameters considered in our study can influence disease recurrence and survival in RCC...
  9. doi Prognostic role of global DNA-methylation and histone acetylation in pT1a clear cell renal carcinoma in partial nephrectomy specimens
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    J Cell Mol Med 13:2115-21. 2009
    ....
  10. doi The role of uroflowmetry biofeedback and biofeedback training of the pelvic floor muscles in the treatment of recurrent urinary tract infections in women with dysfunctional voiding: a randomized controlled prospective study
    Daniele Minardi
    Department of Clinic, Specialistic Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    Urology 75:1299-304. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of a training program with uroflowmetry biofeedback and pelvic floor relaxation biofeedback on urodynamic and voiding parameters in women with dysfunctional voiding...
  11. doi Sacral neuromodulation in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Daniele Minardi
    Department of Clinic and Specialistic Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marches Region Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    World J Urol 30:123-8. 2012
    ..We present a case series of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction treated by sacral neuromodulation (SNM)...
  12. ncbi Do DNA-methylation and histone acetylation play a role in clear cell renal carcinoma? Analysis of radical nephrectomy specimens in a long-term follow-up
    D Minardi
    Department of Clinic and Specialistic Sciences, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 24:149-58. 2011
    ....
  13. doi D2-40 immunoreactivity in penile squamous cell carcinoma: a marker of aggressiveness
    Daniele Minardi
    Department of Clinical and Specialist Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of Marche Medical School United Hospitals, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Hum Pathol 42:1596-602. 2011
    ..2% of G1 tumors (P = .021; χ(2) test). D2-40 seems to be a useful marker for the development of node metastasis in squamous cell carcinoma of the penis, although validation in larger series is required to confirm its predictive value...
  14. ncbi The antimicrobial peptide tachyplesin III coated alone and in combination with intraperitoneal piperacillin-tazobactam prevents ureteral stent Pseudomonas infection in a rat subcutaneous pouch model
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Maternal and Children s Sciences Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, A O Ospedali Riuniti, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Peptides 28:2293-8. 2007
    ..Tachyplesin III combined with TZP showed efficacies higher than that of each single compound. Coating ureteral stents with Tachyplesin III is able to inhibit bacterial growth up to 1,000 times...
  15. ncbi Transurethral resection versus minimally invasive treatments of benign prostatic hyperplasia: results of treatments. Our experience
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Medical School, Ancona, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 76:11-8. 2004
    ..In this non-randomized prospective study the results of standard TURP (Transurethral Resection of the Prostate) versus other minimally invasive treatments were compared...
  16. ncbi Prognostic role of Fuhrman grade and vascular endothelial growth factor in pT1a clear cell carcinoma in partial nephrectomy specimens
    D Minardi
    Institute of Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region Medical School, Ancona, Italy
    J Urol 174:1208-12. 2005
    ....
  17. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy of percent free prostate-specific antigen in prostatic pathology and its usefulness in monitoring prostatic cancer patients
    D Minardi
    Institute of Urology, University of Ancona Medical School, Ancona, Italy
    Urol Int 67:272-82. 2001
    ....
  18. doi Angiotensinogen promoter variants influence gene expression in human kidney and visceral adipose tissue
    R Sarzani
    Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease, University of Ancona Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    J Hum Hypertens 24:213-9. 2010
    ..Our results support the hypothesis that some human AGT promoter variants influence transcriptional activity in a tissue-specific way in humans...
  19. ncbi Correlation between urodynamics and perineal ultrasound in female patients with urinary incontinence
    D Minardi
    Institute of Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, A O Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    Neurourol Urodyn 26:176-82; discussion 183-4. 2007
    ....
  20. pmc VEGF and VEGFR polymorphisms affect clinical outcome in advanced renal cell carcinoma patients receiving first-line sunitinib
    M Scartozzi
    Department of Clinical Oncology, AOU Ospedali Riuniti, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Ancona, Italy
    Br J Cancer 108:1126-32. 2013
    ..We assessed the role of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and VEGF receptor (VEGFR) polymorphisms in the prediction of the clinical outcome in metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC) patients...
  21. ncbi Angiotensin II stimulates and atrial natriuretic peptide inhibits human visceral adipocyte growth
    R Sarzani
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ancona Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:259-67. 2008
    ..Well-differentiated and stabilized primary cultures of human visceral mature adipocytes (MA) and in vitro-differentiated preadipocytes (DPA) were used as a model to study regulation of VAT expansion...
  22. ncbi Safety and efficacy of transurethral resection of prostate glands up to 150 ml: a prospective comparative study with 1 year of followup
    Giovanni Muzzonigro
    Department of Urology and Division of Urology, A O Umberto I Torrette, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Ancona, Italy
    J Urol 172:611-5. 2004
    ..We investigated the safety and efficacy of transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) for prostate glands between 70 and 150 ml...
  23. doi Altered pattern of cannabinoid type 1 receptor expression in adipose tissue of dysmetabolic and overweight patients
    Riccardo Sarzani
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ancona, Politecnica delle Marche, 60131 Ancona, Italy
    Metabolism 58:361-7. 2009
    ..007). Visceral adipose CB1 expression correlated with BMI. Overweight patients and those with MetS showed a CB1 expression pattern supporting a CB1-mediated overactivity of the endocannabinoid system in human VAT...
  24. ncbi Cardiovascular effects of sildenafil in hypertensive men with erectile dysfunction and different alleles of the type 5 cGMP-specific phosphodiesterase (PDE5)
    F Salvi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Polytechnical University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 16:412-7. 2004
    ..Further studies are necessary to define the role of this polymorphism and to study the genetic predisposition for EH with ED...
  25. doi Cannabinoid CB1 receptor expression in relation to visceral adipose depots, endocannabinoid levels, microvascular damage, and the presence of the Cnr1 A3813G variant in humans
    Marica Bordicchia
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ancona Politecnica delle Marche, University Hospital of Ancona, Ancona, Italy
    Metabolism 59:734-41. 2010
    ..Increased VAT is associated with increased perirenal VAT endocannabinoid tone, which in turn correlates with increased MVDa. Endocannabinoid overactivity might be involved in human visceral obesity and its renal complications...
  26. pmc RNAIII-inhibiting peptide affects biofilm formation in a rat model of staphylococcal ureteral stent infection
    Oscar Cirioni
    Institute of Infectious Diseases and Public Health, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, A O Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:4518-20. 2007
    ..Coating ureteral stents with RIP thus increases the efficacy of teicoplanin in preventing ureteral stent-associated staphylococcal infections...
  27. doi BMAP-28 improves the efficacy of vancomycin in rat models of gram-positive cocci ureteral stent infection
    Fiorenza Orlando
    Experimental Animal Models for Aging Units, Research Department, I N R C A I R R C S, Ancona, Italy
    Peptides 29:1118-23. 2008
    ..BMAP-28 combined with vancomycin showed efficacies higher than that of each single compound. These results highlight the potential usefulness of this combination in preventing ureteral stent-associated in gram-positive infections...
  28. ncbi Massive spontaneous perirenal hematoma and accelerated hypertension in a patient with polyarteritis nodosa
    D Minardi
    Institute of Urology, University of Ancona Medical School, Umberto I Hospital, Piazza Cappelli 1, I 60121 Ancona, Italy
    Urol Int 70:227-31. 2003
    ..We hypothesize a relationship between reactivation of polyarteritis nodosa and treatment with rifampicin and isoniazid...
  29. ncbi Detectable serum PSA after radical prostatectomy. Clinical and pathological relevance of perianastomotic biopsies
    D Minardi
    Institute of Urology, Università Politecnica delle Marche Medical School, Ancona, Italy
    Anticancer Res 24:1179-85. 2004
    ..Few reports have detailed the histopathological results of biopsies of the vesicourethral anastomosis or prostatic bed in patients with a detectable postoperative PSA...
  30. ncbi Production of serum-free and total prostate-specific antigen due to prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Urology, University of Ancona Medical School, Ancona, Italy
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 36:323-9. 2002
    ..In this study we wanted to discover whether variations in serum fPSA and tPSA levels are caused by PIN...
  31. ncbi Acupuncture reflexotherapy in the treatment of sensory urgency that persists after transurethral resection of the prostate: a preliminary report
    Luigi Ricci
    Anaesthesiology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Umberto I, Ancona, Italy
    Neurourol Urodyn 23:58-62. 2004
    ..In this study, we wanted to evaluate whether acupuncture reflexotherapy is able to treat the sensory irritative components of LUTS (lower urinary tract symptoms) that persist after transurethral resection of the prostate...
  32. ncbi Renal sarcoma associated with adult polycystic kidney disease. A case report and literature review
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Urology, Polytechnic University of the Marche Region, Ancona, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 76:94-6. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi Comparison of proliferating cell nuclear antigen immunostaining in lymph node metastases and primary prostate adenocarcinoma after neoadjuvant androgen deprivation therapy
    Daniele Minardi
    Institute of Urology, University of Ancona Medical School, Ancona, Italy
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 38:19-25. 2004
    ..To evaluate the effect of neoadjuvant androgen deprivation therapy (NADT) on the cellular proliferative activity in primary prostate cancer and lymph node metastases using proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) immunostaining...
  34. ncbi Tolerability of prostate transrectal biopsies using gel and local anesthetics: results of a randomized clinical trial
    Andrea B Galosi
    Institute of Urology, University of Ancona School of Medicine, Azienda Ospedaliera Umberto 1st, Ancona, Italy
    J Endourol 19:738-43. 2005
    ..To evaluate the role of intrarectal EMLA, a new topical anesthetic cream, and lidocaine gel as local anesthesia during transrectal prostate biopsy and to observe whether gel temperature can improve pain control...