Mauro Mondelli

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Waist circumference and waist-to-hip ratio in carpal tunnel syndrome: A case-control study
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy Electronic address
    J Neurol Sci 338:207-13. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Clinical findings and electrodiagnostic testing in 108 consecutive cases of lumbosacral radiculopathy due to herniated disc
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Via Pian d Ovile, 9, 53100 Siena, Italy Electronic address
    Neurophysiol Clin 43:205-15. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Predictive factors of recovery in long thoracic mononeuropathy
    Mauro Mondelli
    Electromyography Service, Local Health Unit 7, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Orthopedics 36:e707-14. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Factors influencing the diagnostic process of carpal tunnel syndrome
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:1197-205. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Sensory nerve action potential amplitude is rarely reduced in lumbosacral radiculopathy due to herniated disc
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 124:405-9. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Distal symmetric polyneuropathy in diabetes. Differences between patients with and without neuropathic pain
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 120:45-50. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Prevalent involvement of thenar motor fibres in vineyard workers with carpal tunnel syndrome
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 121:1251-5. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of positive factors for improvement of carpal tunnel syndrome in pregnant women
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health District 7, Via Pian d Ovile 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Muscle Nerve 36:778-83. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint A self-administered questionnaire of ulnar neuropathy at the elbow
    M Mondelli
    Servizio di EMG, ASL 7, Via Pian d Ovile 9, I 53100, Siena, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:402-11. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Carpal tunnel syndrome and ulnar neuropathy at the elbow in floor cleaners
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service ASL 7, Via Pian d Ovile, 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Neurophysiol Clin 36:245-53. 2006

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. doi request reprint Waist circumference and waist-to-hip ratio in carpal tunnel syndrome: A case-control study
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy Electronic address
    J Neurol Sci 338:207-13. 2014
    ..The aim of this prospective case-control study is to evaluate the association between CTS and WC, WHR and other body and hand anthropometric measures...
  2. doi request reprint Clinical findings and electrodiagnostic testing in 108 consecutive cases of lumbosacral radiculopathy due to herniated disc
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Via Pian d Ovile, 9, 53100 Siena, Italy Electronic address
    Neurophysiol Clin 43:205-15. 2013
    ..S1) and HD zone (paramedian vs. intraforaminal)...
  3. doi request reprint Predictive factors of recovery in long thoracic mononeuropathy
    Mauro Mondelli
    Electromyography Service, Local Health Unit 7, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Orthopedics 36:e707-14. 2013
    ..The probability of full recovery and good outcome was 7.5 times greater in long thoracic mononeuropathy secondary to idiopathic or inflammatory causes compared with other etiologies...
  4. doi request reprint Factors influencing the diagnostic process of carpal tunnel syndrome
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:1197-205. 2013
    ..Some corrective actions on diagnostic path may concern the public health service by reducing waiting lists to perform electrodiagnostic testing and giving greater information to population at risk. ..
  5. doi request reprint Sensory nerve action potential amplitude is rarely reduced in lumbosacral radiculopathy due to herniated disc
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 124:405-9. 2013
    ..The study's aim is to check SNAP reduction in patients with lumbosacral radiculopathy due to herniated disc (HD)...
  6. doi request reprint Distal symmetric polyneuropathy in diabetes. Differences between patients with and without neuropathic pain
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 120:45-50. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint Prevalent involvement of thenar motor fibres in vineyard workers with carpal tunnel syndrome
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 121:1251-5. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of positive factors for improvement of carpal tunnel syndrome in pregnant women
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health District 7, Via Pian d Ovile 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Muscle Nerve 36:778-83. 2007
    ..The probability of need for CTS treatment did not depend on the cohort, but only on the severity of hand disability...
  9. ncbi request reprint A self-administered questionnaire of ulnar neuropathy at the elbow
    M Mondelli
    Servizio di EMG, ASL 7, Via Pian d Ovile 9, I 53100, Siena, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:402-11. 2006
    ..Although further studies are required to test its responsiveness to clinical changes, UNEQ may be also considered responsive. UNEQ can be used to measure subjective discomfort in UNE patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Carpal tunnel syndrome and ulnar neuropathy at the elbow in floor cleaners
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service ASL 7, Via Pian d Ovile, 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Neurophysiol Clin 36:245-53. 2006
    ..To determine the occurrence of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) and ulnar neuropathy at the elbow (UNE) in a cohort of floor cleaners and to check differences between workers with and without CTS...
  11. doi request reprint Sympathetic skin response. Glabella stimulation may be more useful than peripheral nerve stimulation in clinical practice
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    Auton Neurosci 164:101-4. 2011
    ..Therefore glabella stimulation may be used in mononeuropathies comparing SSR area recorded from affected side with respect to contralateral healthy side...
  12. doi request reprint Thenar motor neuropathy electrophysiological study of 28 cases
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit 7, Siena, Italy
    J Clin Neurophysiol 27:344-9. 2010
    ..To report an electrophysiological study on thenar motor neuropathy of the median nerve...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long term follow-up of carpal tunnel syndrome during pregnancy: a cohort study and review of the literature
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service ASL7, Siena, Italy
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 47:259-71. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was a systematic review of the literature and to report 3-year follow-up after delivery in a sample of pregnant women with CTS...
  14. doi request reprint Diagnostic utility of ultrasonography versus nerve conduction studies in mild carpal tunnel syndrome
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service ASL 7, Siena, Italy
    Arthritis Rheum 59:357-66. 2008
    ..To prospectively compare high-resolution ultrasonography (US) and nerve conduction velocity (NCV) in clinically diagnosed mild carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)...
  15. doi request reprint Ultrasonography in ulnar neuropathy at the elbow: relationships to clinical and electrophysiological findings
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Public Health Unit 7, Via Pian d Ovile 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Neurophysiol Clin 38:217-26. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to measure the cross-sectional area (CSA) of the ulnar nerve at the elbow and to correlate CSA values with clinical and electrophysiological findings...
  16. doi request reprint Sympathetic skin response in primary Raynaud's phenomenon
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit, Siena, Italy
    Clin Auton Res 19:355-62. 2009
    ..Because acral sympathetic fibres contain vasoactive adrenergic and cholinergic fibres for sweat glands, we tested cholinergic sympathetic fibre function in primary Raynaud's phenomenon (PRP) patients by sympathetic skin response (SSR)...
  17. doi request reprint Evidence of improvement in distal conduction of ulnar nerve sensory fibers after carpal tunnel release
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit No 7, Siena, Italy
    Neurosurgery 65:696-700; discussion 701. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to verify any effect of carpal tunnel release (CTR) on distal ulnar nerve conduction findings, using the database of a previous study performed to establish a protocol for CTR outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in carpal tunnel syndrome: comparison of surgical and non-surgical populations
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, ASL7, Siena, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 12:976-83. 2005
    ..Risk factors of CTS, such as age, education and BMI, were not responsible for these differences. The results of surgical decompression were similar in men and women...
  19. ncbi request reprint Body mass index in meralgia paresthetica: a case-control study
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service ASL 7, Siena, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 116:118-23. 2007
    ..This case-control study explored the possibility of an association between body mass index (BMI) and meralgia paresthetica (MP)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Incidence of ulnar neuropathy at the elbow in the province of Siena (Italy)
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, ASL 7 Via Pian d Ovile, 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 234:5-10. 2005
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  21. ncbi request reprint Mononeuropathies of the radial nerve: clinical and neurographic findings in 91 consecutive cases
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, ASL7, Via Pian d Ovile, 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 15:377-83. 2005
    ..No differences were found between men and women. EMG is essential for confirming the site of injury and neurographic study may be helpful for diagnosis, providing information about lesion type and severity...
  22. ncbi request reprint Carpal tunnel syndrome in elderly patients: results of surgical decompression
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, ASL 7, Siena, Italy
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 9:168-76. 2004
    ..This, however, is not a contraindication for surgical release in elderly patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Carpal tunnel syndrome incidence in a general population
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service ASL 7, Siena, Italy
    Neurology 58:289-94. 2002
    ..To determine the incidence of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) in a general population of a restricted area in the middle part of Italy...
  24. ncbi request reprint An electrophysiological severity scale in tarsal tunnel syndrome
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service ASL7, Siena, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 109:284-9. 2004
    ..To propose a neurophysiological classification of tarsal tunnel syndrome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Inter-observer reproducibility and responsiveness of a clinical severity scale in surgically treated carpal tunnel syndrome
    M Mondelli
    Servizio EMG ASL 7, Siena, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 106:263-8. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Peripheral neuropathy in CADASIL
    Francesco Sicurelli
    Dept of Neurological and Behavioural Sciences, University of Siena, Viale Bracci 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Neurol 252:1206-9. 2005
    ..The clinical phenotype is characterized by cerebral impairment even though typical microvascular changes are diffuse...
  27. ncbi request reprint Outcome of surgical release among diabetics with carpal tunnel syndrome
    Mauro Mondelli
    Electromyography Service, Siena, Italy
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:7-13. 2004
    ..To compare the results of surgical decompression of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) in patients with diabetes with those of patients with idiopathic CTS...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ulnar sensory nerve impairment at the wrist in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Federica Ginanneschi
    Department of Neurological and Behavioral Sciences, Clinical Neurophysiology Unit, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Muscle Nerve 37:183-9. 2008
    ..This may provide insights into the mechanisms underlying extra-median spread of sensory symptoms in CTS patients...
  29. doi request reprint Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow in diabetes
    Mauro Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit No 7, Siena, Italy
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 88:278-85. 2009
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  30. doi request reprint Sensory neuropathy may cause central neuronal reorganization but does not respecify perceptual quality or localization of sensation
    Federica Ginanneschi
    Department of Neurological, Neurosurgical, and Behavioural Sciences, Clinical Neurophysiology Unit, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Clin J Pain 28:653-7. 2012
    ..However, no conclusive evidence exists to support this notion. We addressed this question by investigating the topographic distribution of the subjective sensory report in various chronic human mononeuropathies...
  31. doi request reprint Evidences for antinociceptive effect of 17-α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Federica Ginanneschi
    Department of Neurological, Neurosurgical and Behavioural Sciences, Clinical Neurophysiology Unit, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci 1, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Mol Neurosci 47:59-66. 2012
    ..The present study indicates that intra-carpal injection with a long-acting PROG derivative is effective for relief of symptoms in CTS. This effect is apparently mediated by a mechanism distinct from that of the CS...
  32. ncbi request reprint Protocol of outcome evaluation for surgical release of carpal tunnel syndrome
    Fabio Reale
    Department of Neurosurgery, Azienda Ospedaliera Senese, Siena, Italy
    Neurosurgery 53:343-50; discussion 350-1. 2003
    ..To propose and apply a protocol for assessing the outcome of surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome...
  33. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster of the head and limbs: electroneuromyographic and clinical findings in 158 consecutive cases
    Mauro Mondelli
    Servizio di EMG, ASL 7, Siena, Italy
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:1215-21. 2002
    ..To quantify electromyographic and neurographic changes and to correlate them with the clinical data of outpatients with herpes zoster...
  34. ncbi request reprint A new clinical scale of carpal tunnel syndrome: validation of the measurement and clinical-neurophysiological assessment
    F Giannini
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Sezione di Neurologia, Universita di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:71-7. 2002
    ..The first is a score determined by clinical history and objective findings. The second evaluates the presence/absence of pain as a dichotomous categorical score...
  35. ncbi request reprint Sympathetic skin response before and after surgical release of carpal tunnel syndrome
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service USL 7, Via Pian d Ovile 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Muscle Nerve 24:130-3. 2001
    ..M3 SSRs were not significantly modified after surgery. The absence of postsurgical improvement may be due to the poor reinnervation capacity of sympathetic fibers...
  36. ncbi request reprint Clinical and neurophysiological outcome of surgery in extreme carpal tunnel syndrome
    M Mondelli
    Servizio di EMG ASL 7, Via Pian d Ovile, 9, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 112:1237-42. 2001
    ..It is widely considered that surgery may be ineffective in 'extreme' cases (those with atrophy of the thenar eminence muscles and no sensory and motor response of the median nerve)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Provocative tests in different stages of carpal tunnel syndrome
    M Mondelli
    Servizio di EMG, Azienda Sanitaria Locale n.7 di Siena, Siena, Italy
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 103:178-83. 2001
    ..This correlation may also explain the contradictory results in the literature...
  38. doi request reprint Ultrasonography before and after surgery in carpal tunnel syndrome and relationship with clinical and electrophysiological findings. A new outcome predictor?
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, Local Health Unit No 7, Siena, Italy
    Scand J Rheumatol 37:219-24. 2008
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  39. ncbi request reprint Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow: predictive value of clinical and electrophysiological measurements for surgical outcome
    M Mondelli
    EMG Service, ASL 7 Siena, Italy
    Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 44:349-56. 2004
    ..Only the moderately anomalous values returned in the normal range...
  40. pmc Progesterone - new therapy in mild carpal tunnel syndrome? Study design of a randomized clinical trial for local therapy
    Paolo Milani
    Dept, Neurological, Neurosurgical and Behavioural Sciences, Neurophysiology Clinic Section, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 5:11. 2010
    ..We report the design of a randomized controlled trial for the local injection of cortisone versus progesterone in "mild" idiopathic CTS...
  41. doi request reprint The first Italian family with tibial muscular dystrophy caused by a novel titin mutation
    Marzia Pollazzon
    Medical Genetics, Department Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci 2, 53100, Siena, Italy
    J Neurol 257:575-9. 2010
    ..No other disease causing mutations in the TTN gene have so far been reported in the Italian population...
  42. ncbi request reprint Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow: how frequent is the idiopathic form? An ultrasonographic study in a cohort of patients
    G Filippou
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Immunology, Rheumatology Unit, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:63-7. 2010
    ..Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow (UNE) is the second most frequent focal neuropathy of the arm. The aim of our study was to establish the frequency of anatomical changes of the cubital tunnel capable of causing UNE...
  43. ncbi request reprint Nerve conduction velocity study of the upper limb in Raynaud's phenomenon
    M Mondelli
    Serv di EMG ASL, Siena, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 19:165-9. 2000
    ..A nerve conduction study of the hand could be useful in cases of suspected secondary origin of RP. In idiopathic RP, slowing of conduction may only affect the median nerve, whereas in secondary RP it may affect other nerves of the hand...
  44. ncbi request reprint Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis: 11-year treatment with chenodeoxycholic acid in five patients. An electrophysiological study
    M Mondelli
    Servizio di EMG ASL 7, Siena, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 190:29-33. 2001
    ..Two sisters of patients who never took CDCA showed progressive worsening of clinical manifestations, upper limb SEPs and BAEPs...
  45. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial alterations in muscle biopsies of patients on statin therapy
    S Gambelli
    Department of Neurological and Behavioural Sciences, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    J Submicrosc Cytol Pathol 36:85-9. 2004
    ..These findings confirm that statins may cause muscle damage and impair oxidative metabolism...
  46. ncbi request reprint Multicenter study of peroneal mononeuropathy: clinical, neurophysiologic, and quality of life assessment
    Irene Aprile
    Institute of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 10:259-68. 2005
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Multicentre study of peroneal mononeuropathy: multiperspective follow-up of nonsurgical cases
    Irene Aprile
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 12:232-3. 2007