Elisabetta Romagnoli

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Secondary osteoporosis in men and women: clinical challenge of an unresolved issue
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Rheumatol 38:1671-9. 2011
  2. doi request reprint "Trabecular Bone Score" (TBS): an indirect measure of bone micro-architecture in postmenopausal patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Bone 53:154-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Short and long-term variations in serum calciotropic hormones after a single very large dose of ergocalciferol (vitamin D2) or cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) in the elderly
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:3015-20. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The effects of alendronate treatment in osteoporotic patients affected by monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 82:418-26. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The effect of recombinant PTH(1-34) and PTH(1-84) on serum ionized calcium, 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D, and urinary calcium excretion: a pilot study
    Sara Piemonte
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 85:287-92. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Phalangeal quantitative ultrasound and bone mineral density in evaluating cortical bone loss: a study in postmenopausal women with primary hyperparathyroidism and subclinical iatrogenic hyperthyroidism
    Cristiana Cipriani
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Densitom 12:456-60. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Long-term bioavailability after a single oral or intramuscular administration of 600,000 IU of ergocalciferol or cholecalciferol: implications for treatment and prophylaxis
    Cristiana Cipriani
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza Rome University, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:2709-15. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Lumbar bone mineral density as the major factor determining increased prevalence of vertebral fractures in monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance
    Jessica Pepe
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche, Universita La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Br J Haematol 134:485-90. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of parathyroidectomy on chronic constipation in patients affected by primary hyperparathyroidism
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161, Rome, Italy
    J Bone Miner Metab 31:690-4. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D status as the major factor determining the circulating levels of parathyroid hormone: a study in normal subjects
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 16:805-12. 2005

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  1. doi request reprint Secondary osteoporosis in men and women: clinical challenge of an unresolved issue
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Rheumatol 38:1671-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the clinical and etiological factors of osteoporosis. We also tested the FRAX algorithm to compare the assessment of fracture risk in patients with primary or secondary osteoporosis...
  2. doi request reprint "Trabecular Bone Score" (TBS): an indirect measure of bone micro-architecture in postmenopausal patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Bone 53:154-9. 2013
    ..Trabecular Bone Score" (TBS) has been recently proposed as an indirect measure of bone micro-architecture. Our study was aimed to investigate TBS in patients with PHPT...
  3. doi request reprint Short and long-term variations in serum calciotropic hormones after a single very large dose of ergocalciferol (vitamin D2) or cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) in the elderly
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:3015-20. 2008
    ..In humans, few studies have compared the potencies of ergocalciferol and cholecalciferol in improving and maintaining vitamin D status...
  4. doi request reprint The effects of alendronate treatment in osteoporotic patients affected by monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 82:418-26. 2008
    ..001), and -0.47 for bone sialoprotein (P = nonsignificant). Treatment with alendronate could lead to a significant reduction in fracture risk in MGUS patients with skeletal fragility...
  5. doi request reprint The effect of recombinant PTH(1-34) and PTH(1-84) on serum ionized calcium, 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D, and urinary calcium excretion: a pilot study
    Sara Piemonte
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 85:287-92. 2009
    ..1 + or - 64.7, 130%). Our results indicate no difference in postinjection serum Ca(2+), 1,25(OH)(2)D, or urinary Ca excretion after a single dose of either PTH(1-84) or PTH(1-34) in patients previously treated with bisphosphonates...
  6. doi request reprint Phalangeal quantitative ultrasound and bone mineral density in evaluating cortical bone loss: a study in postmenopausal women with primary hyperparathyroidism and subclinical iatrogenic hyperthyroidism
    Cristiana Cipriani
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Densitom 12:456-60. 2009
    ..In postmenopausal women with PHPT and sHTH, bone loss is mainly detectable at cortical level. However, qualitative and/or structural changes of bone could account for the lack of correlations between these 2 techniques at cortical sites...
  7. doi request reprint Long-term bioavailability after a single oral or intramuscular administration of 600,000 IU of ergocalciferol or cholecalciferol: implications for treatment and prophylaxis
    Cristiana Cipriani
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza Rome University, 00161 Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:2709-15. 2013
    ..We previously showed that a single high dose of oral (po) cholecalciferol (D₃) sharply increases serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D]...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lumbar bone mineral density as the major factor determining increased prevalence of vertebral fractures in monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance
    Jessica Pepe
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche, Universita La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Br J Haematol 134:485-90. 2006
    ..Patients with prevalent fractures should undergo pharmacological treatment to prevent further fractures...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of parathyroidectomy on chronic constipation in patients affected by primary hyperparathyroidism
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161, Rome, Italy
    J Bone Miner Metab 31:690-4. 2013
    ..PTH levels predicted constipation. A significant reduction of chronic constipation was reported following successful surgery. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D status as the major factor determining the circulating levels of parathyroid hormone: a study in normal subjects
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 16:805-12. 2005
    ..001) than those in subjects of similar age with normal vitamin status (n = 209) with all the assays employed. This study demonstrates the central role of 25(OH)D in regulating PTH secretion in physiological conditions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Muscle strength and bone in healthy women: effect of age and gonadal status
    Cristiana Cipriani
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, Rome, Italy
    Hormones (Athens) 11:325-32. 2012
    ..The aim of this work was to examine the effects of age and menopause on muscle strength and on the muscle-bone interaction...
  12. ncbi request reprint Metabolic changes following 500 μg monthly administration of calcidiol: a study in normal females
    Stefania Russo
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza, University of Rome, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 89:252-7. 2011
    ..Monthly administration of 500 μg of 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) may be considered an alternative for vitamin D repletion, without any detrimental effect...
  13. doi request reprint Effect of a single oral dose of 600,000 IU of cholecalciferol on serum calciotropic hormones in young subjects with vitamin D deficiency: a prospective intervention study
    Cristiana Cipriani
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:4771-7. 2010
    ..Effects of vitamin D repletion in young people with low vitamin D status have not been investigated so far...
  14. doi request reprint Parathyroidectomy eliminates arrhythmic risk in primary hyperparathyroidism, as evaluated by exercise test
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:255-61. 2013
    ..To investigate whether parathyroidectomy (PTx) reverses risk factors for arrhythmias related to the QT dynamic changes evaluated during bicycle ergometry exercise test (ET)...
  15. ncbi request reprint The risk of fractures in postmenopausal women with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Simona De Geronimo
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 155:415-20. 2006
    ..Volumetric BMD of the third lumbar vertebra (vBMDL3) was also calculated...
  16. doi request reprint Diagnostic performance of vertebral fracture assessment by the lunar iDXA scanner compared to conventional radiography
    Daniele Diacinti
    Department of Radiology, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161, Rome, RM, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 91:335-42. 2012
    ..Therefore, VFA may be appropriate as an alternative to conventional radiography in patients at high risk of VF who are undergoing DXA bone densitometry and in the follow-up of osteoporotic patients on treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D status in female patients with primary hyperparathyroidism: does it play a role in skeletal damage?
    Vincenzo Carnevale
    Divisioni di Medicina Interna, Ospedale Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza IRCCS, San Giovanni Rotondo FG, Rome, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 60:81-6. 2004
    ..Vitamin D deficiency, even subclinical, has been considered to worsen the skeletal damage in primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT). Our study aimed to investigate the impact of vitamin D status on skeletal involvement in PHPT...
  18. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in ambulatory postmenopausal women: the impact of reduced bone mineral density and subclinical vertebral fractures
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Clinical Sciences, University La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 15:975-80. 2004
    ..However, some aspects of QOL appear to be impaired in patients with subclinical vertebral fractures or reduced BMD...
  19. doi request reprint The combination of FRAX and Ageing Male Symptoms scale better identifies treated HIV males at risk for major fracture
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 77:672-8. 2012
    ..FRAX provides 10-year probability of major fractures. We investigated the role of AMS scale combined with FRAX without bone mineral density (BMD), in identifying HIV men with bone fragility...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact of fractures on health care in a major university hospital in Rome
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Clinical Sciences, La Sapienza University, Roma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 15:505-11. 2003
    ..e., hip, Colles, humeral and vertebral fractures), compared with that of other common diseases requiring hospitalization, on health care in the main hospital in Rome (Italy)...
  21. doi request reprint Management of endocrine disease: value and limitations of assessing vitamin D nutritional status and advised levels of vitamin D supplementation
    Elisabetta Romagnoli
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 169:R59-69. 2013
    ..Finally, concerns have been raised regarding vitamin D toxicity and its adverse effects. ..
  22. doi request reprint Arrhythmias in primary hyperparathyroidism evaluated by exercise test
    Jessica Pepe
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza University of Rome, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 43:208-14. 2013
    ..Hypercalcemia induces arrhythmias and shortening of QT. The aim of this study was to investigate risk factors for occurrence of arrhythmias in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) during bicycle ergometer exercise test (ET)...
  23. doi request reprint Quality of life in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism
    Cristiana Cipriani
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161, Rome, Italy
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 14:113-21. 2014
    ..This article aims to review the current knowledge on quality of life in PHPT patients before and after surgery and the possible clinical implications of these findings. ..
  24. doi request reprint Several approaches for vitamin D determination by surface plasmon resonance and electrochemical affinity biosensors
    Luciano Carlucci
    Department of Chemistry and Drug Technologies, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5 00185 Rome, Italy
    Biosens Bioelectron 40:350-5. 2013
    ..The proposed devices provide an improvement with respect to traditional methods that are time and reagents consuming and require radioactive compounds, pretreatment procedures and expensive instrumentation...
  25. pmc Acute and chronic effects of hypercalcaemia on cortical excitability as studied by 5 Hz repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Elisa Iacovelli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Physiol 589:1619-26. 2011
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  26. doi request reprint Vertebral morphometry by X-ray absorptiometry: which reference data for vertebral heights?
    Daniele Diacinti
    Department of Radiology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Bone 49:526-36. 2011
    ..In this multicenter study, we have derived reference data for vertebral heights and their ratios in Italian women using morphometric X-ray absorptiometry (MXA)...