A Fossati

Summary

Affiliation: San Raffaele Scientific Institute
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of an Italian version of the Barratt Impulsiveness Scale-11 (BIS-11) in nonclinical subjects
    A Fossati
    University of Urbino and Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 57:815-28. 2001
  2. doi request reprint A cross-cultural study of the psychometric properties of the Reactive-Proactive Aggression Questionnaire among Italian nonclinical adolescents
    Andrea Fossati
    Faculty of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Italy
    Psychol Assess 21:131-5. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Adult attachment in the clinical management of borderline personality disorder
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    J Psychiatr Pract 18:159-71. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Are the DSM-IV personality disorders related to mindfulness? An Italian study on clinical participants
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 68:672-83. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Predicting borderline personality disorder features from personality traits, identity orientation, and attachment styles in Italian nonclinical adults: issues of consistency across age ranges
    Andrea Fossati
    Servizio di Psicologia Clinica e Psicoterapia, San Raffaele Turro, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, Milan, Italy
    J Pers Disord 26:280-97. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Confirmatory factor analyses of DSM-IV Cluster C personality disorder criteria
    Andrea Fossati
    Department of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    J Pers Disord 20:186-203. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Impulsivity, aggressiveness, and DSM-IV personality disorders
    Andrea Fossati
    Faculty of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 149:157-67. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Taxonic structure of schizotypal personality in nonclinical subjects: Issues of replicability and age consistency
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 152:103-12. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Italian version of the Temperament and Character Inventory-Revised in an outpatient sample
    Andrea Fossati
    School of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 48:380-7. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Alexithymia and attachment insecurities in impulsive aggression
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    Attach Hum Dev 11:165-82. 2009

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of an Italian version of the Barratt Impulsiveness Scale-11 (BIS-11) in nonclinical subjects
    A Fossati
    University of Urbino and Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 57:815-28. 2001
    ..The BIS-11 total score was correlated significantly with aggression and ADHD measures. The BIS-11 also significantly differentiated between high and low levels of binge eating, alcohol consumption, and cigarette smoking...
  2. doi request reprint A cross-cultural study of the psychometric properties of the Reactive-Proactive Aggression Questionnaire among Italian nonclinical adolescents
    Andrea Fossati
    Faculty of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Italy
    Psychol Assess 21:131-5. 2009
    ..Finally, in Study 5 (N = 347), the RPQ scales showed adequate 2-month test-retest reliability. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  3. doi request reprint Adult attachment in the clinical management of borderline personality disorder
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    J Psychiatr Pract 18:159-71. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Are the DSM-IV personality disorders related to mindfulness? An Italian study on clinical participants
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    J Clin Psychol 68:672-83. 2012
    ..This study aims to assess the relationships between measures of mindfulness, self-report, and interview measures of personality disorders (PDs) in a sample of 111 consecutively admitted adult outpatients...
  5. doi request reprint Predicting borderline personality disorder features from personality traits, identity orientation, and attachment styles in Italian nonclinical adults: issues of consistency across age ranges
    Andrea Fossati
    Servizio di Psicologia Clinica e Psicoterapia, San Raffaele Turro, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, Milan, Italy
    J Pers Disord 26:280-97. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that in nonclinical populations, BPD may represent a complex constellation of personality traits and disturbed attachment patterns...
  6. ncbi request reprint Confirmatory factor analyses of DSM-IV Cluster C personality disorder criteria
    Andrea Fossati
    Department of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    J Pers Disord 20:186-203. 2006
    ..The pattern of factor loadings, however, was different from the one expected according to the DSM-IV classification...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impulsivity, aggressiveness, and DSM-IV personality disorders
    Andrea Fossati
    Faculty of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 149:157-67. 2007
    ..These results indicate that impulsive/aggressive traits may be useful in explaining both why Cluster B PDs tend to covary, and why they frequently differ in clinical pictures and courses...
  8. ncbi request reprint Taxonic structure of schizotypal personality in nonclinical subjects: Issues of replicability and age consistency
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 152:103-12. 2007
    ..These findings support the hypothesis of the taxonic structure of schizotypal personality in adult subjects, but they raise questions concerning the identification of schizotypy in younger samples...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the Italian version of the Temperament and Character Inventory-Revised in an outpatient sample
    Andrea Fossati
    School of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 48:380-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the reliability and validity of the Temperament and Character Inventory-Revised (TCI-R) in an outpatient sample...
  10. doi request reprint Alexithymia and attachment insecurities in impulsive aggression
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    Attach Hum Dev 11:165-82. 2009
    ..Mentalization deficits significantly mediated the effects of attachment styles on impulsive aggressiveness, although effect size measures suggested that only partial mediation occurred...
  11. pmc Relations of proactive and reactive dimensions of aggression to overt and covert narcissism in nonclinical adolescents
    Andrea Fossati
    Faculty of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    Aggress Behav 36:21-7. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Taxonic structure of schizotypal personality disorder: a multiple-instrument, multi-sample study based on mixture models
    Andrea Fossati
    Faculty of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, via Stamira D Ancona, 20, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 137:71-85. 2005
    ..Similar findings were observed in Study 3, in which the SIDP-R was administered to 225 non-clinical subjects. The results show that the typology of DSM III-R and -IV SPD diagnosis is consistent with the latent structure of SPD features...
  13. ncbi request reprint A latent structure analysis of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Narcissistic Personality Disorder criteria
    Andrea Fossati
    Department of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan 20127, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 46:361-7. 2005
    ..As a whole, the DSM-IV criteria discriminated NPD from other personality disorders, but diagnostic accuracy statistics did not replicate the rank order of diagnostic efficiency of NPD criteria proposed by the DSM-IV...
  14. ncbi request reprint Predicting borderline and antisocial personality disorder features in nonclinical subjects using measures of impulsivity and aggressiveness
    Andrea Fossati
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Unit, Faculty of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, via Stamira D Ancona, 20, 20127, Milan, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 125:161-70. 2004
    ..These results indicate that in nonclinical subjects BPD and ASPD symptoms share a common impulsivity dimension but are linked to different aggressiveness facets...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of an adolescent version of the Barratt Impulsiveness Scale-11 for a sample of Italian high school students
    Andrea Fossati
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Unit, San Raffaele Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Percept Mot Skills 95:621-35. 2002
    ..The new version correlated significantly with self-report measures of aggression and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder as well as with frequency of alcohol use and cigarette smoking...
  16. ncbi request reprint Temperament, character, and attachment patterns in borderline personality disorder
    A Fossati
    Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Unit, Faculty of Psychology, San Raffaele Vita Salute University
    J Pers Disord 15:390-402. 2001
    ..Multivariate and univariate tests showed that BPD patients differed significantly from all control groups on Novelty Seeking and Cooperativeness. These differences remained significant when controlling for the effect of attachment...
  17. ncbi request reprint A psychometric study of DSM-IV passive-aggressive (negativistic) personality disorder criteria
    A Fossati
    Unit of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, , Milano, Italy
    J Pers Disord 14:72-83. 2000
    ..38, 95% CI = 4.83-22.30) was observed between DSM-IV PAPD and narcissistic personality disorder (NPD). Confirmatory factor analysis showed that DSM-IV PAPD should be considered as a subtype of a broader narcissistic disorder...
  18. ncbi request reprint A psychometric-genetic study of schizotypal disorder
    M Battaglia
    Istituto Scientifico H San Raffaele, Department of Neuropsychiatric Sciences, Milan, Italy
    Schizophr Res 37:53-64. 1999
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  19. ncbi request reprint Personality disorders and adult attachment dimensions in a mixed psychiatric sample: a multivariate study
    Andrea Fossati
    Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milano, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:30-7. 2003
    ..The results extend previous studies linking personality disorders and attachment patterns and suggest the importance of focusing on specific constellations of symptoms associated with dimensions of insecurity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Children's discrimination of expressions of emotions: relationship with indices of social anxiety and shyness
    Marco Battaglia
    Department of Psychology, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:358-65. 2004
    ..To conduct an exploratory investigation of possible relationships between individual levels of social anxiety and the ability to classify emotional expressions in a group of schoolchildren observing pictures of children of similar age...
  21. ncbi request reprint History of childhood attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms and borderline personality disorder: a controlled study
    Andrea Fossati
    San Raffaele Vita Salute University, Faculty of Psychology, Milano, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 43:369-77. 2002
    ..The results of this study seem to support the hypothesis of an association between history of childhood ADHD symptoms and adult BPD diagnosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Borderline Personality Disorder and childhood sexual abuse: a meta-analytic study
    A Fossati
    Istituto Scientifico Ospedale San Raffaele, Department of Neuropsychiatric Sciences, University of Milan, School of Medicine, Milano, Italy
    J Pers Disord 13:268-80. 1999
    ..No significant effect of moderators was evidenced. The results of this study did not support the hypothesis that CSA is a major psychological risk factor or a causal antecedent of BPD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Post-surgery adherence to scheduled visits and compliance, more than personality disorders, predict outcome of bariatric restrictive surgery in morbidly obese patients
    Antonio E Pontiroli
    Università degli Studi di Milano and Ospedale San Paolo, Milano, Italy
    Obes Surg 17:1492-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated a set of predictors of short-term and long-term clinical outcome including psychiatric and psychological variables, as well as measures of post-surgery compliance...
  24. doi request reprint Psychometric characteristic of the Italian version of the Temperament and Character Inventory--revised, personality, psychopathology, and attachment styles
    Giovanni Martinotti
    Department of Psychiatry, Catholic University Medical School, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 49:514-22. 2008
    ..Personality features are also confirmed as risk factors for specific psychopathologic domains, impulsivity, anger, and hostility. Furthermore, we found attachment styles of nonclinical subjects correlated with personality features...