D A Restivo

Summary

Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pharyngeal electrical stimulation for dysphagia associated with multiple sclerosis: a pilot study
    Domenico A Restivo
    Department of Neurology, Nuovo Garibaldi Hospital, Via Palermo, 95100 Catania, Italy
    Brain Stimul 6:418-23. 2013
  2. doi request reprint ALS dysphagia pathophysiology: differential botulinum toxin response
    Domenico A Restivo
    Neurologic Unit, Nuovo Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Neurology 80:616-20. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Trismus after stroke/TBI: botulinum toxin benefit and use pre-PEG placement
    D A Restivo
    Neurological Division, Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Neurology 64:2152-3. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin improves dysphagia associated with multiple sclerosis
    D A Restivo
    Department of Neurology, Nuovo Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:486-90. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin treatment of painful tonic spasms in multiple sclerosis
    D A Restivo
    Department of Neurology, Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Neurology 61:719-20. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Single-fiber electromyography in hyperCKemia: the value of fiber density
    D A Restivo
    Department of Neurology, Nuovo Garibaldi Hospital, Via Palermo, 95100 Catania, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:819-24. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the noradrenergic system in modulating the blink reflex in humans
    A Palmeri
    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Catania, Viale Andrea Doria 6, I 95125, Catania, Italy
    Brain Res 867:210-6. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Isolated, unilateral, reversible palsy of the hypoglossal nerve
    S Giuffrida
    Institute of Neurological Sciences, Universita di Catania, Viale Andrea Doria 6, I 95125, Catania, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 7:347-9. 2000

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Pharyngeal electrical stimulation for dysphagia associated with multiple sclerosis: a pilot study
    Domenico A Restivo
    Department of Neurology, Nuovo Garibaldi Hospital, Via Palermo, 95100 Catania, Italy
    Brain Stimul 6:418-23. 2013
    ..Treatment options for dysphagia associated with multiple sclerosis (MS) are currently limited. In this study we investigated whether intraluminal electrical pharyngeal stimulation facilitates swallowing recovery in dysphagic MS patients...
  2. doi request reprint ALS dysphagia pathophysiology: differential botulinum toxin response
    Domenico A Restivo
    Neurologic Unit, Nuovo Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Neurology 80:616-20. 2013
    ..Establishing whether different pathophysiologic mechanisms underlie different responses to BoTox-A treatment may have important implications for patient management...
  3. ncbi request reprint Trismus after stroke/TBI: botulinum toxin benefit and use pre-PEG placement
    D A Restivo
    Neurological Division, Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Neurology 64:2152-3. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin improves dysphagia associated with multiple sclerosis
    D A Restivo
    Department of Neurology, Nuovo Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:486-90. 2011
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of botulinum neurotoxin type A (BoNT/A) for severe oro-pharyngeal dysphagia associated with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin treatment of painful tonic spasms in multiple sclerosis
    D A Restivo
    Department of Neurology, Garibaldi Hospital, Catania, Italy
    Neurology 61:719-20. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Single-fiber electromyography in hyperCKemia: the value of fiber density
    D A Restivo
    Department of Neurology, Nuovo Garibaldi Hospital, Via Palermo, 95100 Catania, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:819-24. 2012
    ..We believe that SFEMG FD evaluation should be added to the routine examinations in the screening of idiopathic hyperCKemia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Involvement of the noradrenergic system in modulating the blink reflex in humans
    A Palmeri
    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Catania, Viale Andrea Doria 6, I 95125, Catania, Italy
    Brain Res 867:210-6. 2000
    ..However, the complexity of clonidine's effects at multiple pre- and postsynaptic sites does not allow us to exclude that other systems are involved in the alpha(2)-mediated control of facial motoneurons...
  8. ncbi request reprint Isolated, unilateral, reversible palsy of the hypoglossal nerve
    S Giuffrida
    Institute of Neurological Sciences, Universita di Catania, Viale Andrea Doria 6, I 95125, Catania, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 7:347-9. 2000
    ..We would like to stress that neuroimaging studies remain mandatory in order to exclude other common causes, such as tumour and spontaneous or traumatic vascular lesions, in which a specific treatment is necessary...