Andrea Romigi

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid levels of the endocannabinoid anandamide are reduced in patients with untreated newly diagnosed temporal lobe epilepsy
    Andrea Romigi
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Epilepsia 51:768-72. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorders in spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (Kennedy's disease): a controlled polysomnographic and self-reported questionnaires study
    Andrea Romigi
    Neurophysiopathology Unit, Department of Systems Medicine, Sleep Medicine Centre, Tor Vergata University and Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 261:889-93. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Effects of zonisamide as add-on therapy on sleep-wake cycle in focal epilepsy: a polysomnographic study
    Andrea Romigi
    University of Rome Tor Vergata, Policlinico Tor Vergata, Neurophysiopathology Department, Italy
    Epilepsy Behav 26:170-4. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorders in adult-onset myotonic dystrophy type 1: a controlled polysomnographic study
    A Romigi
    Neurophysiopathology Department, Sleep Medicine Centre, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Policlinico Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:1139-45. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Pregabalin as add-on therapy induces REM sleep enhancement in partial epilepsy: a polysomnographic study
    A Romigi
    Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia, Policlinico Tor Vergata, Centro di Medicina del Sonno, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 16:70-5. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Cognitive and psychiatric effects of topiramate monotherapy in migraine treatment: an open study
    A Romigi
    Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia, Centro di Medicina del Sonno, Policlinico Tor Vergata, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy, and Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 15:190-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of cabergoline added to levodopa treatment on sleep-wake cycle in idiopathic Parkinson's disease: an open label 24-hour polysomnographic study
    A Romigi
    University of Rome Tor Vergata Policlinico Tor Vergata Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia Centro di Medicina del Sonno, Rome, Italy
    J Neural Transm 113:1909-13. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sleep episodes and daytime somnolence as result of individual susceptibility to different dopaminergic drugs in a PD patient: a polysomnographic study
    A Romigi
    University of Rome Tor Vergata Policlinico Tor Vergata Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia, Centro di Medicina del Sunno, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 228:7-10. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Cortical dysplasia, temporal atrophy, mental retardation, dysmorphic facies, and partial epilepsy: an EEG and dynamic susceptibility contrast (DSC) MRI study in a new possible genetic syndrome
    A Romigi
    Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia Policlinico Tor Vergata Università di Roma Tor Vergata, V le Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Int J Neurosci 113:307-14. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Baroreflex buffering of sympathetic activation during sleep: evidence from autonomic assessment of sleep macroarchitecture and microarchitecture
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica San Raffaele Pisana, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Santa Lucia, Roma, Italy
    Hypertension 43:814-9. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid levels of the endocannabinoid anandamide are reduced in patients with untreated newly diagnosed temporal lobe epilepsy
    Andrea Romigi
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Epilepsia 51:768-72. 2010
    ..The objective of our study was to measure endocannabinoids levels in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) of drug-naive patients affected by temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorders in spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (Kennedy's disease): a controlled polysomnographic and self-reported questionnaires study
    Andrea Romigi
    Neurophysiopathology Unit, Department of Systems Medicine, Sleep Medicine Centre, Tor Vergata University and Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 261:889-93. 2014
    ..OSA is the most common sleep disorder in SBMA. The sleep impairment could be induced both by OSA or/and the neurodegenerative processes involving crucial areas regulating the sleep-wake cycle. ..
  3. doi request reprint Effects of zonisamide as add-on therapy on sleep-wake cycle in focal epilepsy: a polysomnographic study
    Andrea Romigi
    University of Rome Tor Vergata, Policlinico Tor Vergata, Neurophysiopathology Department, Italy
    Epilepsy Behav 26:170-4. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of zonisamide (ZNS) as adjunctive therapy on sleep-wake cycle and daytime somnolence in adult patients affected by focal epilepsy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorders in adult-onset myotonic dystrophy type 1: a controlled polysomnographic study
    A Romigi
    Neurophysiopathology Department, Sleep Medicine Centre, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Policlinico Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 18:1139-45. 2011
    ..Sleep disturbances and excessive daytime somnolence are common and disabling features in adult-onset myotonic dystrophy type 1 (DM1)...
  5. doi request reprint Pregabalin as add-on therapy induces REM sleep enhancement in partial epilepsy: a polysomnographic study
    A Romigi
    Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia, Policlinico Tor Vergata, Centro di Medicina del Sonno, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 16:70-5. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effects of pregabalin (PGB) adjunctive therapy on sleepwake cycle and daytime somnolence in adult patients affected by partial epilepsy...
  6. doi request reprint Cognitive and psychiatric effects of topiramate monotherapy in migraine treatment: an open study
    A Romigi
    Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia, Centro di Medicina del Sonno, Policlinico Tor Vergata, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy, and Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 15:190-5. 2008
    ..Slow titration, low doses, lack of previous psychiatric disorders and/or familial history may explain our data...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of cabergoline added to levodopa treatment on sleep-wake cycle in idiopathic Parkinson's disease: an open label 24-hour polysomnographic study
    A Romigi
    University of Rome Tor Vergata Policlinico Tor Vergata Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia Centro di Medicina del Sonno, Rome, Italy
    J Neural Transm 113:1909-13. 2006
    ..We hypothesize that the long-lasting effect of cabergoline may improve the objective quality of nocturnal sleep in PD patients complaining nocturnal motor disability without inducing daytime sleepiness...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sleep episodes and daytime somnolence as result of individual susceptibility to different dopaminergic drugs in a PD patient: a polysomnographic study
    A Romigi
    University of Rome Tor Vergata Policlinico Tor Vergata Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia, Centro di Medicina del Sunno, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 228:7-10. 2005
    ..We hypothesize that an individual susceptibility to specific antiparkinsonian drug may play a significant role in the genesis of sleepiness in our PD patient...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cortical dysplasia, temporal atrophy, mental retardation, dysmorphic facies, and partial epilepsy: an EEG and dynamic susceptibility contrast (DSC) MRI study in a new possible genetic syndrome
    A Romigi
    Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia Policlinico Tor Vergata Università di Roma Tor Vergata, V le Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Int J Neurosci 113:307-14. 2003
    ..DSC MRI is useful in the evaluation of regions involved in the genesis of ictal and interictal epileptiform activity. Furthermore, we hypothesize that our patient would be affected by a new possible genetic syndrome...
  10. ncbi request reprint Baroreflex buffering of sympathetic activation during sleep: evidence from autonomic assessment of sleep macroarchitecture and microarchitecture
    Ferdinando Iellamo
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica San Raffaele Pisana, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Santa Lucia, Roma, Italy
    Hypertension 43:814-9. 2004
    ..Throughout the overnight sleep period, the arterial baroreflex acts to buffer surges of sympathetic activation by means of rapid changes in cardiac vagal circuits...
  11. ncbi request reprint Topiramate: effect on EEG interictal abnormalities and background activity in patients affected by focal epilepsy
    Fabio Placidi
    Neurofisiopatologia, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, V le Oxford 81, Rome 00133, Italy
    Epilepsy Res 58:43-52. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Sleep-wake cycle and effects of cabergoline monotherapy in de novo Parkinson's disease patients. An ambulatory polysomnographic study
    Fabio Placidi
    Neurology Clinic, Dept of Neuroscience, University of Rome, Tor Vergata Policlinico Tor Vergata, Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia, Centro di Medicina del Sonno, V le Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 255:1032-7. 2008
    ..To investigate the sleep-wake cycle and the effects of cabergoline monotherapy in a homogenous group of de novo Parkinson's Disease (PD) patients without confounding comorbid factors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantitative EEG and dynamic susceptibility contrast MRI in Alzheimer's disease: a correlative study
    Donatella Mattia
    Fondazione Santa Lucia, I R C C S, Rome, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:1210-6. 2003
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  14. doi request reprint Non-motor functions in parkinsonian patients implanted in the pedunculopontine nucleus: focus on sleep and cognitive domains
    Stefani Alessandro
    IRCCS Fondazione S Lucia, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 289:44-8. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Electroencephalography and dementia: a literature review and future perspectives
    Davide Ferrazzoli
    Neuroscience Department, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 12:512-9. 2013
    ..We propose that qualitative EEG analysis integrated with cerebrospinal biomarkers may be extensively used to better define dementia. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Dynamic susceptibility contrast (DSC) MRI and interictal epileptiform activity in cryptogenic partial epilepsy
    Fabio Placidi
    Neurofisiopatologia, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Epilepsia 43:1515-21. 2002
    ..To study the possible correlation between interictal EEG patterns and neuroradiologic data obtained by dynamic susceptibility contrast (DSC) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in patients with partial epilepsy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Increased cortical excitability after selective REM sleep deprivation in healthy humans: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Fabio Placidi
    Department of Neurosciences, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Sleep Med 14:288-92. 2013
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the effects of selective REM sleep deprivation (SRD) on cortical excitability in healthy subjects by means of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)...
  18. doi request reprint Paucisymptomatic Marchiafava-Bignami disease with relevant diffusion-weighted MRI lesions
    Maria Giovanna Sarpa
    1Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Int J Neurosci 123:738-40. 2013
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  19. ncbi request reprint Quantitative EEG patterns following unilateral stroke: a study in chronic stage
    Donatella Mattia
    Fondazione Santa Lucia, I R C C S, Via Ardeatina, 306, 00179, Rome, Italy
    Int J Neurosci 113:465-82. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that different EEG patterns of activation characterize stroke patients with left and right hemispheric damage...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gabapentin as add-on therapy in focal epilepsy: a computerized EEG study
    D Mattia
    IRCCS Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 111:311-7. 2000
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  21. pmc Improvement of restless legs syndrome by varenicline as antismoking treatment
    Andrea Romigi
    IRCCS Neuromed Istituto Neurologico Mediterraneo Sleep Medicine Center Pozzilli Is, Italy Università di Roma Tor Vergata Neurophysiopathology Department Sleep and Epilepsy Centre, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:1089-90. 2013
    ..We present a familial case of severe restless legs syndrome (RLS) resistant to polytherapy who showed a consistent and effective amelioration of RLS symptoms after introduction of varenicline as antismoking drug...
  22. ncbi request reprint Carotid artery stenting with filter protection in high-risk patients showing severe electroencephalographic alterations during carotid endarterectomy
    Roberto Gandini
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Radiology, University of Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    J Endovasc Ther 13:451-6. 2006
    ..To describe the results and efficacy of stent treatment in patients with carotid stenosis who had aborted carotid endarterectomy procedures due to the appearance of severe electroencephalographic (EEG) alterations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sleep-related changes in baroreflex sensitivity and cardiovascular autonomic modulation
    Jacopo M Legramante
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna Centro di Riabilitazione Cardiologica San Raffaele Pisana, Université di Roma, Rome, Italy
    J Hypertens 21:1555-61. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Gabapentin-induced modulation of interictal epileptiform activity related to different vigilance levels
    F Placidi
    Clinica Neurologica, Universita degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 111:1637-42. 2000
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the effects of chronic therapy with GBP on both nocturnal sleep and on interictal epileptiform abnormalities (IEA) in relation to the different sleep stages...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effect of antiepileptic drugs on sleep
    F Placidi
    Clinica Neurologica, Universita Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 111:S115-9. 2000
    ..In this paper we review some relevant aspects of the effects of antiepileptic drugs on sleep...
  26. doi request reprint ICTAL aphasia as manifestation of partial status epilepticus in a long-lasting misdiagnosed symptomatic epilepsy: an emblematic case
    F Sperli
    Neurophysiopathology Department, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Policlinico Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Int J Neurosci 119:531-7. 2009
    ..We conclude that MRI is a mandatory diagnostic method to identify structural abnormalities underlying epilepsy in all patients affected by recurrent focal seizures independent of the duration of epilepsy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Ketotic hyperglycemia and epilepsia partialis continua
    F Placidi
    Clinica Neurologica, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Neurology 57:534-7. 2001
    ..Hyperglycemia may reduce seizure threshold because of the increase in gamma-aminobutyric acid metabolism and may trigger epileptic discharges...
  28. ncbi request reprint Bilateral frontal polymicrogyria and epilepsy in a patient with Turner mosaicism: a case report
    M Tombini
    Servizio di Neurofisiopatologia, Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 213:83-6. 2003
    ..We hypothesize that the absence or abnormalities of developmental genes localized on the X-chromosome could be involved in the pathogenesis of BFP observed in our patient...
  29. doi request reprint Pedunculopontine nucleus stimulation influences REM sleep in Parkinson's disease
    A Romigi
    Eur J Neurol 15:e64-5. 2008