Adriana Romiti

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Metronomic chemotherapy for cancer treatment: a decade of clinical studies
    Adriana Romiti
    Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 72:13-33. 2013
  2. pmc A phase II trial of a biweekly combination of paclitaxel and gemcitabine in metastatic breast cancer
    Silverio Tomao
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Regina Elena Cancer Institute of Rome, Via Chianesi, 53, 00100 Rome, Italy
    BMC Cancer 6:137. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Gastric mucosa alterations in first-degree relatives of gastric cancer patients
    Adriana Romiti
    Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 25:2567-72. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Somatostatin receptor subtype 2 A (SSTR2A) and HER2 expression in gastric adenocarcinoma
    Adriana Romiti
    Department of Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Via Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 32:115-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between beta-catenin expression and epithelial cell proliferation in gastric mucosa with intestinal metaplasia
    Adriana Romiti
    Medical Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:4400-3. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Alteration of E-cadherin expression in gastric mucosa: role of intestinal metaplasia and Helicobacter pylori infection
    Angelo Zullo
    Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy, Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 24:1603-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Gastric epithelial cell proliferation and ras oncogene p21 expression in first-degree relatives of gastric cancer patients: a case-control study
    Angelo Zullo
    Department of Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy, Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:921-6. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Chemotherapy for the biliary tract cancers: moving toward improved survival time
    Adriana Romiti
    Department of Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Gastrointest Cancer 43:396-404. 2012
  9. pmc Tumors of ampulla of Vater: A case series and review of chemotherapy options
    Adriana Romiti
    Adriana Romiti, Viola Barucca, Ida Sarcina, Roberta Di Rocco, Chiara D Antonio, Paolo Marchetti, Oncology Unit, University La Sapienza, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    World J Gastrointest Oncol 4:60-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Bevacizumab plus chemotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer patients treated in clinical practice
    Luigi Rossi
    Oncology, S M Goretti Hospital, Latina, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Future Oncol 8:1193-7. 2012

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Metronomic chemotherapy for cancer treatment: a decade of clinical studies
    Adriana Romiti
    Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 72:13-33. 2013
    ..This review analyses available studies dealing with metronomic chemotherapy and its combination with several targeted agents in solid tumours...
  2. pmc A phase II trial of a biweekly combination of paclitaxel and gemcitabine in metastatic breast cancer
    Silverio Tomao
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Regina Elena Cancer Institute of Rome, Via Chianesi, 53, 00100 Rome, Italy
    BMC Cancer 6:137. 2006
    ..Among these new agents paclitaxel and gemcitabine play a crucial role, mostly in patients with relapsed and metastatic disease after failure of chemotherapy with antracyclines...
  3. ncbi request reprint Gastric mucosa alterations in first-degree relatives of gastric cancer patients
    Adriana Romiti
    Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 25:2567-72. 2005
    ..On the other hand, both gastric cell hyperproliferation and abnormalities of adhesion molecules have been involved in gastric carcinogenesis. We studied gastric mucosa alterations in first-degree relatives of gastric cancer patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Somatostatin receptor subtype 2 A (SSTR2A) and HER2 expression in gastric adenocarcinoma
    Adriana Romiti
    Department of Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Via Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 32:115-9. 2012
    ..This study assessed the presence of somatostatin receptor subtype 2A (SSTR2A) in gastric cancer, correlating its expression with histological type, grade, human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) expression, and disease outcome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between beta-catenin expression and epithelial cell proliferation in gastric mucosa with intestinal metaplasia
    Adriana Romiti
    Medical Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:4400-3. 2005
    ..To investigate beta-catenin expression in patients with intestinal metaplasia, and to look for a possible relationship between beta-catenin expression and either epithelial proliferation values or Helicobacter pylori (H pylori) infection...
  6. ncbi request reprint Alteration of E-cadherin expression in gastric mucosa: role of intestinal metaplasia and Helicobacter pylori infection
    Angelo Zullo
    Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy, Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 24:1603-7. 2004
    ..This study aimed to assess the role of both intestinal metaplasia and H. pylori infection on E-cadherin expression in gastric mucosa...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gastric epithelial cell proliferation and ras oncogene p21 expression in first-degree relatives of gastric cancer patients: a case-control study
    Angelo Zullo
    Department of Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy, Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:921-6. 2006
    ..Individuals with a family history of gastric cancer have an increased risk of developing such neoplasia. This study aimed to assess epithelial cell proliferation and ras oncogene mutation in such individuals...
  8. doi request reprint Chemotherapy for the biliary tract cancers: moving toward improved survival time
    Adriana Romiti
    Department of Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Gastrointest Cancer 43:396-404. 2012
    ..However, the small sample size of most of these studies prevents generalization...
  9. pmc Tumors of ampulla of Vater: A case series and review of chemotherapy options
    Adriana Romiti
    Adriana Romiti, Viola Barucca, Ida Sarcina, Roberta Di Rocco, Chiara D Antonio, Paolo Marchetti, Oncology Unit, University La Sapienza, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    World J Gastrointest Oncol 4:60-7. 2012
    ..In accordance with the literature, a longer median survival was observed in the group of ampullary carcinomas...
  10. doi request reprint Bevacizumab plus chemotherapy in metastatic colorectal cancer patients treated in clinical practice
    Luigi Rossi
    Oncology, S M Goretti Hospital, Latina, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Future Oncol 8:1193-7. 2012
    ..We aimed to evaluate the overall clinical response to such a therapy in clinical practice and assess the role of KRAS status on therapy response...
  11. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival in metastatic pancreatic cancer. A case report and review of the literature
    Gian Paolo Spinelli
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Pathology, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    JOP 7:486-91. 2006
    ..Pancreatic cancer still remains an incurable disease. The survival rate of patients in all stages of the disease is poor. Overall median survival is 3-5 months with a 12-month survival rate of 10% and a 5-year survival rate less than 5%...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tolerability of Raltitrexed ('Tomudex') in elderly patients with colorectal cancer
    Adriana Romiti
    National Cancer Institute of Genoa, Section of Rome, Department of Experimental Medicine and Pathology, La Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 22:3071-6. 2002
    ..In this retrospective study, the tolerability of raltitrexed in patients with CRC was examined in relation to age...
  13. doi request reprint Profiling the prognosis of gastric cancer patients: is it worth correlating the survival with the clinical/pathological and molecular features of gastric cancers?
    Laura Lorenzon
    Surgical and Medical Department of Translational Medicine, Sant Andrea Hospital, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035 39, 00189 Rome, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:196541. 2013
    ..Conclusion. The LNR and the evaluation of the HER2 overexpression might be useful since they correlate with survival, might identify patients with a higher risk of recurrence, and might select patients for a tailored medical treatment. ..
  14. doi request reprint Arterial thrombotic events and acute coronary syndromes with cancer drugs: are growth factors the missed link?: what both cardiologist and oncologist should know about novel angiogenesis inhibitors
    Elena Conti
    Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Ospedale Sant Andrea, Rome, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 167:2421-9. 2013
    ..An appropriate treatment with antiplatelet or anticoagulant drugs, endothelial protective agents or cardiovascular interventions is similarly advised. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Is there a benefit by the sequence anastrozole-formestane for postmenopausal metastatic breast cancer women?
    Paolo Carlini
    Department of Medical Oncology, Regina Elena Cancer Institute, Via Elio Chianesi 53, Rome, Italy
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 86:107-9. 2003
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  16. pmc Simultaneous intraductal papillary neoplasms of the bile duct and pancreas treated with chemoradiotherapy
    Roberto Valente
    Roberto Valente, Gabriele Capurso, Matteo Piciucchi, Emilio Di Giulio, Gianfranco Delle Fave, Digestive and Liver Disease Unit, Second Medical School, La Sapienza University, S Andrea Hospital, 00189 Rome, Italy
    World J Gastrointest Oncol 4:22-5. 2012
    ..This is also the first reported case of IPMN-B successfully treated with chemoradiotherapy. Clinicians should consider medical treatment as an option in this clinical scenario, in patients who may be unfit for surgery...
  17. doi request reprint Adjuvant chemotherapy in completely resected gastric cancer: a randomized phase III trial conducted by GOIRC
    Francesco Di Costanzo
    Unit of Medical Oncology, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Viale Pieraccini 17, 50139 Florence, Italy
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:388-98. 2008
    ..Complete surgical resection of gastric cancer is potentially curative, but long-term survival is poor...