Roberto Negro

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Thyroid disease in pregnancy
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 25:927-43. 2011
  2. pmc Selenium and thyroid autoimmunity
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Biologics 2:265-73. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Pioglitazone reduces blood pressure in non-dipping diabetic patients
    R Negro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Salus Clinic, Brindisi, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 29:11-7. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Thyroid autoimmunity and pre-term delivery: brief review and meta-analysis
    R Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Piazza F Muratore 73100, Lecce, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 34:155-8. 2011
  5. pmc Endothelial effects of antihypertensive treatment: focus on irbesartan
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital Lecce Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:89-101. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of telmisartan and amlodipine on metabolic parameters and blood pressure in type 2 diabetic, hypertensive patients
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, AUSL LE 1 V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, Lecce 73100, Italy
    J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst 7:243-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Euthyroid women with autoimmune disease undergoing assisted reproduction technologies: the role of autoimmunity and thyroid function
    R Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, AUSL LE 1, P O V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:3-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of selenium supplementation on postpartum thyroid status in pregnant women with thyroid peroxidase autoantibodies
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, Azienda Ospedaliera LE 1, P O V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1263-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of irbesartan and telmisartan on metabolic parameters and blood pressure in obese, insulin resistant, hypertensive patients
    R Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, AUSL LE 1, P O V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, 73100, Lecce, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 29:957-61. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Levothyroxine treatment in euthyroid pregnant women with autoimmune thyroid disease: effects on obstetrical complications
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, Azienda Ospedaliera LE 1, P O V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2587-91. 2006

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Thyroid disease in pregnancy
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 25:927-43. 2011
    ..Additionally, other conditions, such as isolated hypothyroxinemia and thyroid autoimmunity in euthyroidism, are still clouded with uncertainty regarding the need for substitutive treatment...
  2. pmc Selenium and thyroid autoimmunity
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Biologics 2:265-73. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Pioglitazone reduces blood pressure in non-dipping diabetic patients
    R Negro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Salus Clinic, Brindisi, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 29:11-7. 2004
    ..Since blunted BP nocturnal dipping precedes overt hypertension and is associated with an increased risk of adverse cardiovascular events, we evaluated the pioglitazone effects on BP in non-dipper type 2 diabetic patients...
  4. doi request reprint Thyroid autoimmunity and pre-term delivery: brief review and meta-analysis
    R Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Piazza F Muratore 73100, Lecce, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 34:155-8. 2011
    ..The presence of such antibodies has been associated with adverse obstetrical outcomes, in particular miscarriage and pre-term delivery, even though the strength of these associations varies widely from one study to another...
  5. pmc Endothelial effects of antihypertensive treatment: focus on irbesartan
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital Lecce Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:89-101. 2008
    ..In this review, attention has been specifically focused on an ARB, irbesartan, to examine its effects on endothelial function...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of telmisartan and amlodipine on metabolic parameters and blood pressure in type 2 diabetic, hypertensive patients
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, AUSL LE 1 V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, Lecce 73100, Italy
    J Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone Syst 7:243-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was the comparison of the effects on glycaemic control of amlodipine (Aml) and Telm in hypertensive type 2 diabetic patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Euthyroid women with autoimmune disease undergoing assisted reproduction technologies: the role of autoimmunity and thyroid function
    R Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, AUSL LE 1, P O V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:3-8. 2007
    ..A total of 416 euthyroid women were selected; 42 (10.1%) were TPOAb (+). Women >35 yr were excluded. The endpoints were pregnancy and delivery rates...
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of selenium supplementation on postpartum thyroid status in pregnant women with thyroid peroxidase autoantibodies
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, Azienda Ospedaliera LE 1, P O V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1263-8. 2007
    ..Selenium (Se) decreases thyroid inflammatory activity in patients with autoimmune thyroiditis...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effects of irbesartan and telmisartan on metabolic parameters and blood pressure in obese, insulin resistant, hypertensive patients
    R Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, AUSL LE 1, P O V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, 73100, Lecce, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 29:957-61. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Levothyroxine treatment in euthyroid pregnant women with autoimmune thyroid disease: effects on obstetrical complications
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Endocrinology, Azienda Ospedaliera LE 1, P O V Fazzi, Piazza F Muratore, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2587-91. 2006
    ..Euthyroid women with autoimmune thyroid disease show impairment of thyroid function during gestation and seem to suffer from a higher rate of obstetrical complications...
  11. ncbi request reprint Rosiglitazone effects on blood pressure and metabolic parameters in nondipper diabetic patients
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Salus Clinic, Brindisi, Italy
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 70:20-5. 2005
    ..001; r2=0.842), versus diastolic BP (P<0.001; r2=0.773)). These findings indicate firstly that RSG is able to induce a reduction of BP and secondly the amelioration of insulin sensitivity is associated with the reduction of BP...
  12. ncbi request reprint Levothyroxine treatment in thyroid peroxidase antibody-positive women undergoing assisted reproduction technologies: a prospective study
    Roberto Negro
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Physiopathology of Human Reproduction, Casa di Cura Salus, Brindisi
    Hum Reprod 20:1529-33. 2005
    ..Our objective was to investigate if levothyroxine (LT4) exerts any effect on pregnancy and/or delivery rates in thyroid peroxidase antibody (TPOAb)-positive (+) women undergoing assisted reproductive technologies...
  13. doi request reprint Thyroid antibody positivity in the first trimester of pregnancy is associated with negative pregnancy outcomes
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Piazza F Muratore, 1, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E920-4. 2011
    ..Thyroid antibody positivity during pregnancy has been associated with adverse outcomes including spontaneous miscarriage, recurrent miscarriage, and preterm delivery...
  14. doi request reprint Universal screening versus case finding for detection and treatment of thyroid hormonal dysfunction during pregnancy
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:1699-707. 2010
    ..Thyroid disease during pregnancy has been associated with multiple adverse outcomes. Whether all women should be screened for thyroid disease during pregnancy is controversial...
  15. doi request reprint Increased pregnancy loss rate in thyroid antibody negative women with TSH levels between 2.5 and 5.0 in the first trimester of pregnancy
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, 73100 Lecce, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:E44-8. 2010
    ..The definition of what constitutes a normal TSH during pregnancy is in flux. Recent studies suggested that the first trimester upper limit of normal for TSH should be 2.5 mIU/liter...
  16. doi request reprint Thyrotropin values in patients with micropapillary thyroid cancer versus benign nodular disease
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Endocr Pract 19:651-5. 2013
    ....
  17. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of thyroidectomized patients in a region of northern Italy: benign versus malignant disease
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Endocr Pract 19:259-62. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the number of total thyroidectomy surgeries and the rate of benign and malignant histologic exams over the last decade...
  18. pmc Hypothyroxinemia and pregnancy
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, 73100, Lecce, Italy
    Endocr Pract 17:422-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the peer-reviewed literature on iodine deficiency and hypothyroxinemia in pregnancy...
  19. doi request reprint Incidental thyroid cancer in toxic and nontoxic goiter: Is TSH associated with malignanCy rate? Results of a meta-analysis
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Endocr Pract 19:212-8. 2013
    ..To validate this hypothesis, we performed a meta-analysis comparing the incidence of thyroid cancer in 2 groups of patients who underwent surgery for toxic or nontoxic nodular goiter...
  20. doi request reprint Assessing the risk of false-negative fine-needle aspiration cytology and of incidental cancer in nodular goiter
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Endocr Pract 19:444-50. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the risk of malignancy in patients known to have presumably benign thyroid disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical aspects of hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, and thyroid screening in pregnancy
    Roberto Negro
    Division of Endocrinology, V Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    Endocr Pract 20:597-607. 2014
    ..The issue of universal thyroid screening at the beginning of pregnancy is still a matter of debate, and aggressive case-finding is supported. ..
  22. pmc Surgical management of neurovascular bundle in uterine fibroid pseudocapsule
    Andrea Tinelli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vito Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy
    JSLS 16:119-29. 2012
    ..Further research should determine the role of the myoma pseudocapsule neurovascular bundle in the formation, growth, and pathophysiological consequences of fibroids, including pain, infertility, and reproductive outcomes...