Mauro Manconi

Summary

Affiliation: San Raffaele Scientific Institute
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi First night efficacy of pramipexole in restless legs syndrome and periodic leg movements
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Sleep Med 8:491-7. 2007
  2. pmc Multicenter case-control study on restless legs syndrome in multiple sclerosis: the REMS study
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Scientific Institute and Ospedale San Raffaele, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Sleep 31:944-52. 2008
  3. ncbi Cerebral blepharoptosis: two new cases, literature review and proposal for diagnostic criteria
    M Manconi
    Department of Neurology, Vita Salute University, I R C C S San Raffaele, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, I 20127, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:161-5. 2006
  4. pmc Defining the boundaries of the response of sleep leg movements to a single dose of dopamine agonist
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Sleep 31:1229-37. 2008
  5. ncbi Case of symptomatic propriospinal myoclonus evolving toward acute "myoclonic status"
    Mauro Manconi
    Department of Neurology, Vita Salute University, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico San Raffaele Turro, Milan, Italy
    Mov Disord 20:1646-50. 2005
  6. ncbi Restless legs syndrome and pregnancy
    M Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Vita Salute University, IRCCS H S Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Neurology 63:1065-9. 2004
  7. ncbi High prevalence of restless legs syndrome in multiple sclerosis
    M Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Scientific Institute, University Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 14:534-9. 2007
  8. doi Measuring the error in sleep estimation in normal subjects and in patients with insomnia
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neuroscience, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    J Sleep Res 19:478-86. 2010
  9. doi Effects of acute dopamine-agonist treatment in restless legs syndrome on heart rate variability during sleep
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neuroscience, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Sleep Med 12:47-55. 2011
  10. doi Association between bruxism and nocturnal groaning
    Mauro Manconi
    Center of Sleep Medicine, Department of Neurology, Scientific Institute of San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Mov Disord 23:737-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi First night efficacy of pramipexole in restless legs syndrome and periodic leg movements
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Sleep Med 8:491-7. 2007
    ..Restless legs syndrome (RLS) seems to improve immediately after a single dose of dopamine-agonists (DA). The aim of the present study was to investigate the acute effects of a low standard dose of pramipexole in RLS drug-naïve patients...
  2. pmc Multicenter case-control study on restless legs syndrome in multiple sclerosis: the REMS study
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Scientific Institute and Ospedale San Raffaele, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Sleep 31:944-52. 2008
    ..To verify the existence of a symptomatic form of restless legs syndrome (RLS) secondary to multiple sclerosis (MS) and to identify possible associated risk factors...
  3. ncbi Cerebral blepharoptosis: two new cases, literature review and proposal for diagnostic criteria
    M Manconi
    Department of Neurology, Vita Salute University, I R C C S San Raffaele, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, I 20127, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:161-5. 2006
    ..Two new cases of CP and a complete literature review are reported in this paper. Because no unanimous criteria for CP diagnosis are currently available, a proposal for new criteria is also included...
  4. pmc Defining the boundaries of the response of sleep leg movements to a single dose of dopamine agonist
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Sleep 31:1229-37. 2008
    ..To define which leg movements (LM) associated with restless legs syndrome (RLS) respond to dopamine-agonist treatment and verify if they fall within current diagnostic criteria for periodic LM during sleep (PLMS)...
  5. ncbi Case of symptomatic propriospinal myoclonus evolving toward acute "myoclonic status"
    Mauro Manconi
    Department of Neurology, Vita Salute University, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico San Raffaele Turro, Milan, Italy
    Mov Disord 20:1646-50. 2005
    ..It is necessary to consider this severe progression and support it with prompt emergency maneuvers and adequate pharmacotherapy...
  6. ncbi Restless legs syndrome and pregnancy
    M Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Vita Salute University, IRCCS H S Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Neurology 63:1065-9. 2004
    ..To perform a large and detailed epidemiologic study on restless legs syndrome (RLS) during pregnancy and the puerperium...
  7. ncbi High prevalence of restless legs syndrome in multiple sclerosis
    M Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Scientific Institute, University Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 14:534-9. 2007
    ..RLS is a very common finding in MS patients and should be considered amongst the symptomatic RLS forms. RLS is also associated with higher disability...
  8. doi Measuring the error in sleep estimation in normal subjects and in patients with insomnia
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neuroscience, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    J Sleep Res 19:478-86. 2010
    ..The MI gives a reliable and immediate description of sleep misperception in healthy and insomnia subjects. Its application supports the existence of the high misperception of insomnia as a separate pathological entity...
  9. doi Effects of acute dopamine-agonist treatment in restless legs syndrome on heart rate variability during sleep
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neuroscience, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Sleep Med 12:47-55. 2011
    ..To compare heart rate variability (HRV) changes in patients with restless legs syndrome (RLS) and in healthy subjects, and to evaluate HRV before and after treatment with pramipexole in RLS patients...
  10. doi Association between bruxism and nocturnal groaning
    Mauro Manconi
    Center of Sleep Medicine, Department of Neurology, Scientific Institute of San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Mov Disord 23:737-9. 2008
    ..The hypothesis of a common trigger mechanism for NG and bruxism, through an arousal-induced activation, is discussed...
  11. doi Pramipexole versus ropinirole: polysomnographic acute effects in restless legs syndrome
    Mauro Manconi
    Department of Neurology, Sleep Disorders Center, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Mov Disord 26:892-5. 2011
    ..Pramipexole and ropinirole have become the first-line treatment for restless legs syndrome. The aim of this study was to perform the first direct comparison between these two molecules in restless legs syndrome...
  12. pmc Time structure analysis of leg movements during sleep in REM sleep behavior disorder
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, H San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Universita Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Sleep 30:1779-85. 2007
    ..To compare the time structure of leg movements (LM) during sleep of patients with rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder (RBD) with that of patients with restless legs syndrome (RLS) or control subjects...
  13. doi Periodic leg movements in Cheyne-Stokes respiration
    M Manconi
    Centre of Sleep Medicine, Dept of Neurology, Scientific Institute of San Raffaele, Vita Salute University, Milan, Italy
    Eur Respir J 32:1656-62. 2008
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  14. ncbi Event-related potentials in idiopathic rapid eye movements sleep behaviour disorder
    Alberto Raggi
    Department of Neurology and Neurorehabilitation, San Raffaele Turro Hospital, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:669-75. 2007
    ..To assess psychophysiological parameters in idiopathic rapid eye movements sleep behaviour disorder (RBD), in order to identify possible markers for pre or sub-clinical cognitive abnormalities...
  15. ncbi Topiramate treatment for nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy
    Alessandro Oldani
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, HSR Turro and Università Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Seizure 15:649-52. 2006
    ..Aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of the antiepileptic drug topiramate (TPM) in a sample of patients with nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy (NFLE)...
  16. pmc Longitudinal study of cognitive function in idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder
    Maria Livia Fantini
    Sleep Disorders Center, Universita Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Sleep 34:619-25. 2011
    ..To assess the longitudinal course of cognitive functions in a cohort of patients with idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder (iRBD)...
  17. ncbi Nocturnal eating: sleep-related eating disorder or night eating syndrome? A videopolysomnographic study
    Roberto Vetrugno
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy
    Sleep 29:949-54. 2006
    ..To describe the clinical and videopolysomnographic characteristics of nocturnal eating episodes in sleep-related eating disorder...
  18. ncbi Effects of reboxetine on sleep and nocturnal cardiac autonomic activity in patients with dysthymia
    Luigi Ferini-Strambi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Universita Vita Salute, IRCCS H San Raffaele, Italy
    J Psychopharmacol 18:417-22. 2004
    ..Long-term treatment with 4 mg reboxetine does not cause significant changes in cardiac autonomic function...
  19. ncbi Response to Clinical Corners case (Sleep Medicine 6/2: 83-4): Pregnancy associated with daytime sleepiness and nighttime restlessness
    Mauro Manconi
    Department of Neurology, Sleep Disorders Center, Vita Salute University, IRCCS H S Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Sleep Med 6:477-8. 2005
  20. doi The behavioural features of fatal familial insomnia: A new Italian case with pathological verification
    Alberto Raggi
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, San Raffaele Turro Hospital, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Sleep Med 10:581-5. 2009
    ..We report a new, pathologically verified Italian case of fatal familial insomnia, whose clinical presentation was characterised by complex behavioural disturbances, suggesting wakefulness/NREM/REM combinations...
  21. ncbi 'Nocturnal groaning': just a sound or parasomnia?
    A Oldani
    Sleep Disorders Centre, Department of Neurology, HSR Turro and Università Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Sleep Res 14:305-10. 2005
    ..The results obtained from empirical treatment, including drugs and CPAP, are unsatisfactory. The origins of nocturnal groaning, as well as the long-term prognosis, remained unexplained...
  22. doi Transient RLS during pregnancy is a risk factor for the chronic idiopathic form
    E Cesnik
    Section of Neurological Clinic, Ferrara University, Ferrara, Italy
    Neurology 75:2117-20. 2010
    ..The goal of the present survey is to investigate whether restless legs syndrome during pregnancy represents a risk factor for later development of restless legs syndrome...
  23. ncbi EEG synchronisation during sleep-related epileptic seizures as a new tool to discriminate confusional arousals from paroxysmal arousals: preliminary findings
    M Zucconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Universita Vita Salute San Raffaele, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, I 20127 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 26:s199-204. 2005
    ..This new approach might be useful to differentiate motor seizures, emerging from NREM sleep, from parasomnias (arousal disorders) when both ictal and interictal EEGs are uninformative...
  24. doi Treatment of restless legs syndrome
    Luigi Ferini-Strambi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neuroscience, Universita Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 15:S65-70. 2009
    ..Pharmacological treatment should be limited to those patients who suffer from clinically relevant RLS with impaired sleep quality or quality of life. Treatment on demand is a clinical need in RLS cases that present intermittent symptoms...
  25. ncbi Restless legs syndrome is a common finding in multiple sclerosis and correlates with cervical cord damage
    M Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    Mult Scler 14:86-93. 2008
    ..RLS symptoms are very common in MS. This form of RLS should be considered as symptomatic. Higher disability and cervical cord damage represent a significant risk factor for RLS in MS patients...
  26. ncbi Pregnancy as a risk factor for restless legs syndrome
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Vita Salute University, IRCCS H S Raffaele, V Stamira d Ancona 20, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Sleep Med 5:305-8. 2004
    ..RLS in pregnant women is frequently unrecognized; they are often worried about the symptoms and do not receive an adequate explanation by doctors...
  27. ncbi Neurophysiological study of corticomotor pathways in restless legs syndrome
    R Quatrale
    Department of Neurology, S Anna Hospital, University of Ferrara, C so Giovecca, 203 I 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:1638-45. 2003
    ..Moreover, in primary RLS, these modifications are still debated...
  28. doi A quantitative statistical analysis of the submentalis muscle EMG amplitude during sleep in normal controls and patients with REM sleep behavior disorder
    Raffaele Ferri
    Sleep Research Centre, Department of Neurology I C, Oasi Institute IRCCS, Troina, Italy
    J Sleep Res 17:89-100. 2008
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  29. ncbi Different periodicity and time structure of leg movements during sleep in narcolepsy/cataplexy and restless legs syndrome
    Raffaele Ferri
    Sleep Research Centre, Department of Neurology I C, Oasi Institute for Research on Mental Retardation and Brain Aging IRCCS, Troina, Italy
    Sleep 29:1587-94. 2006
    ..To analyze periodic leg movements (PLM) during sleep in patients with narcolepsy and compare the results with those obtained in normal controls and subjects with restless legs syndrome (RLS)...
  30. ncbi Heart rate and spectral EEG changes accompanying periodic and non-periodic leg movements during sleep
    Raffaele Ferri
    Sleep Research Centre, Department of Neurology I C, Oasi Institute IRCCS, 94018 Troina, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 118:438-48. 2007
    ..To evaluate the changes in heart rate (HR) and EEG spectra accompanying periodic (PLM) and non-periodic leg movements (NPLM) during sleep in patients with restless legs syndrome (RLS)...
  31. ncbi New approaches to the study of periodic leg movements during sleep in restless legs syndrome
    Raffaele Ferri
    Sleep Research Centre, Department of Neurology I C, Oasi Institute for Research on Mental Retardation and Brain Aging IRCCS, Troina, Italy
    Sleep 29:759-69. 2006
    ..To describe a new approach for the analysis of quantity, type, and periodicity of the leg motor activity during sleep in patients with restless legs syndrome (RLS) and periodic leg movements (PLM)...
  32. ncbi Computer-assisted detection of nocturnal leg motor activity in patients with restless legs syndrome and periodic leg movements during sleep
    Raffaele Ferri
    Sleep Research Centre, Department of Neurology I C, Oasi Institute IRCCS, Troina, Italy
    Sleep 28:998-1004. 2005
    ..To assess the performance of a new method for automatic detection of periodic leg movements during sleep...
  33. ncbi Is there a decrease in Guillain-Barré syndrome incidence after bovine ganglioside withdrawal in Italy? A population-based study in the Local Health District of Ferrara, Italy
    Vittorio Govoni
    Sezione di Clinica Neurologica, Dipartimento di Discipline Medico Chirurgiche della Comunicazione e del Comportamento, Universita degli Studi di Ferrara, Corso della Giovecca 203, I 44100, Ferrara, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 216:99-103. 2003
    ..This temporal pattern did not seem related to ganglioside withdrawal, and no definite explanation for it was found which could imply that the disease incidence is less stable than it was deemed...
  34. ncbi Pramipexole in Restless Legs syndrome. Evaluation by suggested immobilization test
    Mauro Manconi
    J Neurol 250:1494-5. 2003
  35. ncbi Anterior spinal artery syndrome complicated by the ondine curse
    Mauro Manconi
    Units of Neurology, St Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Arch Neurol 60:1787-90. 2003
    ..Anterior spinal artery (ASA) syndrome results in motor palsy and dissociated sensory loss below the level of the lesion, accompanied by bladder dysfunction. When the cervical spine is involved, breathing disorders may be observed...
  36. ncbi Restless legs syndrome among pregnant women
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep 27:350; author reply 351. 2004
  37. ncbi Incidence of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in the local health district of Ferrara, Italy, 1964-1998
    Vittorio Govoni
    Sezione di Clinica Neurologica, Dipartimento di Discipline Medico Chirurgiche della Comunicazione e del Comportamento, Universita degli Studi di Ferrara, Ferrara, Italia
    Neuroepidemiology 22:229-34. 2003
    ..The role of environmental factors cannot be excluded, but based on the present findings, it seems to be of little importance...