Mauro Silvestrini

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Carotid atherosclerosis and cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Neurobiol Aging 30:1177-83. 2009
  2. pmc Ultrasonographic markers of vascular risk in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 33:619-24. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Cerebrovascular assessment for the risk prediction of Alzheimer's disease
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:689-98. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of carotid atherosclerosis in Alzheimer's disease progression
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:719-26. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Early activation of intracranial collateral vessels influences the outcome of spontaneous internal carotid artery dissection
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Department of Neuroscience, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Stroke 42:139-43. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Carotid wall thickness and stroke risk in patients with asymptomatic internal carotid stenosis
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 210:452-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Cerebral hemodynamics and cognitive performance in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis
    M Silvestrini
    Department of Neuroscience, Marche Polytechnic University, Via Conca 1, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Neurology 72:1062-8. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Oxidative stress in ischaemic stroke
    Laura Nanetti
    Department of Biology, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 41:1318-22. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Severe carotid stenosis and impaired cerebral hemodynamics can influence cognitive deterioration
    Simona Balestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Neurology 80:2145-50. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular reactivity and cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer disease
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Stroke 37:1010-5. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Carotid atherosclerosis and cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Neurobiol Aging 30:1177-83. 2009
    ..Given the potential clinical implications, our preliminary findings could stimulate further investigations into the role of vascular impairment in patients with AD...
  2. pmc Ultrasonographic markers of vascular risk in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 33:619-24. 2013
    ..1 mm IMT increase. Our data suggest that IMT, stenosis progression and severity should be considered as risk factors for cerebrovascular events in asymptomatic subjects with severe ICA stenosis...
  3. doi request reprint Cerebrovascular assessment for the risk prediction of Alzheimer's disease
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:689-98. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint The role of carotid atherosclerosis in Alzheimer's disease progression
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 25:719-26. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Early activation of intracranial collateral vessels influences the outcome of spontaneous internal carotid artery dissection
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Department of Neuroscience, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Stroke 42:139-43. 2011
    ..This study aimed at evaluating the influence of patients' vascular risk profiles and of early cerebral hemodynamic changes in determining the clinical evolution after ICA dissection...
  6. ncbi request reprint Carotid wall thickness and stroke risk in patients with asymptomatic internal carotid stenosis
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 210:452-7. 2010
    ..Aim of this study was to investigate if the risk of stroke and other vascular diseases can be predicted in subjects with severe asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis on the basis of carotid wall thickness evaluation...
  7. doi request reprint Cerebral hemodynamics and cognitive performance in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis
    M Silvestrini
    Department of Neuroscience, Marche Polytechnic University, Via Conca 1, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Neurology 72:1062-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether the presence of severe internal carotid artery stenosis may be associated with different cognitive performance in relation to the side of the stenosis and its hemodynamic consequences...
  8. doi request reprint Oxidative stress in ischaemic stroke
    Laura Nanetti
    Department of Biology, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 41:1318-22. 2011
    ..Production of reactive oxygen species after ischaemic stroke may enhance tissue damage through multiple molecular pathways...
  9. doi request reprint Severe carotid stenosis and impaired cerebral hemodynamics can influence cognitive deterioration
    Simona Balestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Neurology 80:2145-50. 2013
    ..To evaluate whether severe carotid stenosis and related hemodynamics impairment may increase the risk of cognitive deterioration in asymptomatic subjects...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular reactivity and cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer disease
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Stroke 37:1010-5. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the possible contribution of alterations in cerebral hemodynamics to the evolution of cognitive impairment in patients with Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  11. doi request reprint Vascular predictors of cognitive decline in patients with mild cognitive impairment
    Giovanna Viticchi
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Neurobiol Aging 33:1127.e1-9. 2012
    ..Our findings show that alterations of cerebral vessel functional and anatomic status increase the risk of conversion from MCI to dementia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Markers of lacunar stroke in patients with moderate internal carotid artery stenosis
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Clinica Neurologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria, Ospedali Riuniti, Via Conca 71, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    J Neurol 253:321-7. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Vascular impairment in Alzheimer's disease: the role of obstructive sleep apnea
    Laura Buratti
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 38:445-53. 2014
    ..The finding of alterations of cerebral vessel functional and anatomic status in AD patients with OSAS suggests the potential for effective treatment for sleep-related disturbances in a subgroup of AD patients. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure variability and stroke outcome in patients with internal carotid artery occlusion
    Laura Buratti
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 339:164-8. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between arterial blood pressure (BP) variability during the acute phase and the 3-month outcome in ischemic stroke patients with internal carotid artery (ICA) occlusion...
  15. ncbi request reprint One-year progression of moderate asymptomatic carotid stenosis predicts the risk of vascular events
    Simona Balestrini
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Stroke 44:792-4. 2013
    ..This study aimed at evaluating whether ultrasound monitoring of moderate asymptomatic carotid stenosis may help in identifying subjects at high risk for vascular events...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of personality profiles in patients with chronic migraine
    Roberta Luconi
    Department of Neuroscience, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Headache 47:1118-24. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether the psychological profile may have prognostic significance in chronic migraine patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein e genotype and cerebrovascular alterations can influence conversion to dementia in patients with mild cognitive impairment
    Giovanna Viticchi
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 41:401-10. 2014
    ..Our data, besides confirming an increased susceptibility of MCI patients with APOE ε4 to develop dementia, show an association between functional and anatomic impairment of the cerebral vessels and APOE ε4+ genotype. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Cognitive deterioration in bilateral asymptomatic severe carotid stenosis
    Laura Buratti
    From the Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy L B, G V, E A, L P, M S Department of Neurology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY C B Internal and Subintensive Medicine, Ospedali Riuniti Ancona, Ancona, Italy L F and Neurology Unit, Campus Bio Medico University, Rome, Italy C A, F V
    Stroke 45:2072-7. 2014
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  19. ncbi request reprint Basilar and middle cerebral artery reactivity in patients with migraine
    Mauro Silvestrini
    Neurological Clinic, University of Ancona, Torrette di Ancona, Italy
    Headache 44:29-34. 2004
    ..Migraine has been reported as a possible risk factor for ischemic stroke. The mechanisms underlying this association are unknown...
  20. doi request reprint Acute carotid dissection in an adult caused by pertussis
    Giovanna Viticchi
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:e635-6. 2013
    ..This case suggests the importance of vaccination for subjects who belong to high-risk categories. ..
  21. doi request reprint Applause sign in Alzheimer's disease: relationships to cognitive profile and severity of illness
    Simona Luzzi
    Neurologic Clinic, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Conca 1, Torrette di Ancona, Italy
    J Neurol 260:172-5. 2013
    ..Applause sign correlated with measures of frontal lobe dysfunction. No correlations were found between the applause sign and other cognitive functions examined...
  22. doi request reprint Time delay from onset to diagnosis of migraine
    Giovanna Viticchi
    Polytechnic University of Marche Department of Neuroscience, Ancona, Italy
    Headache 51:232-6. 2011
    ..To investigate the factors involved in the delayed diagnosis of migraine without aura among patients attending a tertiary center for headache diagnosis and management...
  23. ncbi request reprint Instrumental exams performance can be a contributing factor to the delay in diagnosis of migraine
    Giovanna Viticchi
    Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy
    Eur Neurol 71:120-5. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the possible relationship among number and type of examinations performed and diagnostic delay in migraine diagnosis...
  24. ncbi request reprint Lipid peroxidation in stroke patients
    Gianna Ferretti
    Istituto di Biochimica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 46:113-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to further investigate the relationship between lipoprotein oxidative damage and stroke...
  25. doi request reprint Platelet membrane fluidity and Na+/K+ ATPase activity in acute stroke
    Laura Nanetti
    Institute of Biochemistry, Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
    Brain Res 1205:21-6. 2008
    ..These modifications and their interaction with some vascular risk factors might be involved in the pathogenesis of ischemic damage development...
  26. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerosis in the evolution of Alzheimer's disease: can treatment reduce cognitive decline?
    Simona Luzzi
    Department of Neuroscience, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 20:893-901. 2010
    ..The effects of antihypertensive and lipid-lowering drugs on cognitive impairment will be also discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of topiramate and valproate in chronic migraine
    Marco Bartolini
    Department of Neuroscience, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Conca 71, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Clin Neuropharmacol 28:277-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of sodium valproate and topiramate in treating chronic migraine...
  28. doi request reprint Modulation of genes involved in zinc homeostasis in old low-grade atherosclerotic patients under effects of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors
    Laura Costarelli
    Immunology Center, Section of Nutrition, Immunity and Ageing, Research Department, INRCA, Ancona, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res 11:287-91. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Arithmetic knowledge in early semantic dementia
    Simona Luzzi
    Department of Neuroscience, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:1613-9. 2013
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  30. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure variability predicts cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease patients
    Simona Lattanzi
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy Electronic address
    Neurobiol Aging 35:2282-7. 2014
    ..874-0.953; p < 0.001). Our results suggest that BP variability may be added to the list of the potential vascular risk factors and included in the evaluation of AD patients to better define their risk profile. ..
  31. doi request reprint Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency in multiple sclerosis: dichotomy between subjective and objective outcome scores
    Sara Zagaglia
    Clinic of Neurology, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Conca 71, 60100, Ancona, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:2205-10. 2013
    ..52, 95 % CI, 0.31-0.89, p = 0.018). Spontaneously performed approach to CCSVI does not improve clinical and MRI parameters, despite frequent subjective perception of quality of life improvement...
  32. doi request reprint Cerebral hemodynamics and cognitive performance in bilateral asymptomatic carotid stenosis
    Clotilde Balucani
    Department of Neurology, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Neurology 79:1788-95. 2012
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Reactive oxygen species plasmatic levels in ischemic stroke
    Laura Nanetti
    Institute of Biochemistry, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Mol Cell Biochem 303:19-25. 2007
    ..Peroxynitrite might be the main marker of brain damage and neurological impairment in acute ischemic stroke...
  34. ncbi request reprint Cerebral blood flow changes in the different phases of migraine
    Marco Bartolini
    Department of Neuroscience, Polytechnic University of Marche, Ancona, Italy
    Funct Neurol 20:209-11. 2005
    ..Special attention is paid to the factors underpinning the conflicting cerebral blood flow data and to pathophysiological implications of the CBF changes detected in migraineurs...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cerebral hemodynamics in patients with carotid artery occlusion and contralateral moderate or severe internal carotid artery stenosis
    F Vernieri
    Department of Neuroscience, Fatebenefratelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Neurosurg 94:559-64. 2001
    ..Particular attention should be paid to cerebrovascular reactivity and the number and type of collateral vessels that are present...
  36. ncbi request reprint CHA2DS2-VASc in the prediction of early atrial fibrillation relapses after electrical or pharmacological cardioversion
    Lorenzo Falsetti
    aInternal and Sub Intensive Medicine Department, A O U Ospedali Riuniti, Ancona, Italy bDepartment of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy cDepartment of Internal Medicine, Ospedale S S Benvenuti e Rocco, Osimo Ancona, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 15:636-41. 2014
    ..Each item can be involved in triggering and maintaining atrial fibrillation. Thus, we hypothesized that CHA2DS2-VASc may help to predict early recurrences after cardioversion...
  37. doi request reprint Cognitive and cerebral hemodynamic impairment in scleroderma patients
    G Giuliodori
    Neuroscience Department, Neurological Clinic, Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 16:1285-90. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate cognitive performances and cerebral vasoreactivity in young scleroderma patients without any signs or symptoms of nervous system involvement...
  38. pmc Elevated blood pressure in the acute phase of stroke and the role of Angiotensin receptor blockers
    Simona Lattanzi
    Neurological Clinic, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Marche Polytechnic University, Via Conca 71, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    Int J Hypertens 2013:941783. 2013
    ..Further trials are desirable to clarify whether current findings are generalizable or there are subgroups of patients or different approaches to BP management for which a treatment benefit can be obtained...
  39. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of nitric oxide and stroke outcome
    R Taffi
    Clinica Neurologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria, Ospedali Riuniti, Via Conca 71, 60020 Ancona, Italy
    J Neurol 255:94-8. 2008
    ..Further work is needed to establish whether the amount of biochemical changes related to oxidative stress may influence outcome in these patients...