P Torelli

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Cardiac cephalgia
    Annamaria Bini
    Department of Neuroscience, Headache Centre, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Headache Pain 10:3-9. 2009
  2. doi request reprint A redefinition of primary headache: chronic migraine
    P Torelli
    Department of Neurosciences, Headache Centre, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:S17-20. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiotherapy for tension-type headache: a controlled study
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Unit of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Strada del Quartiere 4, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Cephalalgia 24:29-36. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Behavior during cluster headache
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Center, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 9:113-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint An updated review of migraine and co-morbid psychiatric disorders
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S234-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache: symptomatic treatment
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S119-22. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Pain and behaviour in cluster headache. A prospective study and review of the literature
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Italy
    Funct Neurol 18:205-10. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache prevalence: methodological considerations. A review of the literature
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Center, Section of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 77:4-9. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Human psyche and headache: tension-type headache
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Centre Section of Neurology Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, c o Ospedale Maggiore Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 29:S93-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache prevalence in the Italian general population
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Center, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Italy
    Neurology 64:469-74. 2005

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Publications53

  1. pmc Cardiac cephalgia
    Annamaria Bini
    Department of Neuroscience, Headache Centre, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Headache Pain 10:3-9. 2009
    ..Knowledge of cardiac cephalgia is scarce, due to its rare clinical occurrence and to the scant importance given to headache as a symptom concomitantly with an ischaemic cardiac event...
  2. doi request reprint A redefinition of primary headache: chronic migraine
    P Torelli
    Department of Neurosciences, Headache Centre, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:S17-20. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiotherapy for tension-type headache: a controlled study
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Unit of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Strada del Quartiere 4, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Cephalalgia 24:29-36. 2004
    ..02). No differences were found between patients with and without disorder of pericranial muscles. We conclude that a standardized physiotherapy programme has a good therapeutic effect, albeit on a restricted group of patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Behavior during cluster headache
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Center, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 9:113-9. 2005
    ..A few hypotheses on pathophysiology of restlessness are addressed in this paper...
  5. ncbi request reprint An updated review of migraine and co-morbid psychiatric disorders
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S234-5. 2004
    ..The association described in this review has significant pathogenetic, clinical and therapeutical implications...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache: symptomatic treatment
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S119-22. 2004
    ..Among other non-drug and topical drug treatment options, hyperbaric oxygen therapy and the intranasal application of 10% cocaine hydrochloride and 10% lidocaine in the sphenopalatine fossa have also proved effective...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pain and behaviour in cluster headache. A prospective study and review of the literature
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Italy
    Funct Neurol 18:205-10. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache prevalence: methodological considerations. A review of the literature
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Center, Section of Neurology, Department of Neurosciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 77:4-9. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Human psyche and headache: tension-type headache
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Centre Section of Neurology Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, c o Ospedale Maggiore Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 29:S93-5. 2008
    ..Finally, psychological factors and emotional disturbances have been indicated as risk factors for TTH. Indeed, stress and mental tension are the most common factors that cause TTH...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cluster headache prevalence in the Italian general population
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Center, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Italy
    Neurology 64:469-74. 2005
    ..Prevalence of cluster headache (CH) is estimated at 56 to 69 per 100,000...
  11. ncbi request reprint Primary and secondary chronic cluster headache: two separate entities?
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Italy
    Cephalalgia 20:826-9. 2000
    ..Based on clinical features, it seems reasonable to suppose that chronic CH may occur as two distinct entities...
  12. doi request reprint Management of primary headaches in adult Emergency Departments: a literature review, the Parma ED experience and a therapy flow chart proposal
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Center, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, c o Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, 43126, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 31:545-53. 2010
    ..Finally, we propose an algorithm for primary headache management in ED patients, which is based on the literature data and clinical experience, and is suitable for application in Italy...
  13. doi request reprint Fasting headache
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Center, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Italy
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 14:284-91. 2010
    ..Hypoglycemia and caffeine withdrawal have been especially implicated as causative factors, but much remains to be understood about this topic...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric comorbidity and headache: clinical and therapeutical aspects
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma c o Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, I 43100, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:S73-6. 2006
    ..Comorbidity with psychiatric disorders has also been described for chronic tension-type headache and for chronic daily headache, although these findings are based only on clinical population data...
  15. ncbi request reprint What predicts evolution from episodic to chronic cluster headache?
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, Strada del Quartiere, 4, Parma 43100, Italy
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 6:65-70. 2002
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  16. ncbi request reprint Possible predictive factors in the evolution of episodic to chronic cluster headache
    P Torelli
    Headache Center, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Italy
    Headache 40:798-808. 2000
    ..The role played by head injury and cigarette smoking in the evolution of the disorder still cannot be established with certainty...
  17. doi request reprint Population-based pace study: headache frequency and disease perception in adult subjects with headache
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, c o Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, 43126, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 31:S149-51. 2010
    ..In addition, the percentage of men who considered their headache a disease did not increase with the increase in the number of headache days in the past year. More in-depth studies on this important aspect are needed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Chronically evolving headaches: classification and terminology
    G C Manzoni
    Istituto di Neurologia, Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Ospedale Maggiore di Parma, Viale Gramsci 14, I 43100, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:S164-7. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Weekend headache: a retrospective study in migraine without aura and episodic tension-type headache
    P Torelli
    Headache Center, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Italy
    Headache 39:11-20. 1999
    ..However, weekend headache is a clinical entity that clearly needs further study...
  20. doi request reprint Prevalence of tension-type headache in adult general population: the PACE study and review of the literature
    T Ferrante
    Headache Center, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Parma, Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, 43125 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:S137-8. 2013
    ..4 %) at the lower limit of data ranges currently available for Western countries, and prevalence rates for infrequent forms (9 %) do not appear much different from those of frequent forms (9.8 %)...
  21. doi request reprint Detection of possible factors favouring the evolution of migraine without aura into chronic migraine
    G C Manzoni
    Headache Centre, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:S165-7. 2012
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  22. doi request reprint Cough headache secondary to spontaneous intracranial hypotension complicated by cerebral venous thrombosis
    T Ferrante
    Department of Neuroscience, Headache Centre, University of Parma, c o Ospedale Maggiore di Parma, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:429-33. 2012
    ..We report and discuss a case of cough headache secondary to spontaneous intracranial hypotension in an otherwise healthy 59-year-old man. The condition was complicated by cerebral venous thrombosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Headache classification: criticism and suggestions
    G C Manzoni
    Headache Centre, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S67-9. 2004
    ..Finally, the addition of headache attributed to psychiatric disorder, which is certainly a good option in perspective, is not yet supported by an adequate systematisation...
  24. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of migraine with aura attacks in a headache clinic population
    D Cologno
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Italy
    Cephalalgia 20:925-30. 2000
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  25. ncbi request reprint Application of the International Headache Society classification criteria in 652 cluster headache patients
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Strada del Quartiere 4, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Cephalalgia 21:145-50. 2001
    ..In a coding system that took into account the diagnostic elements that we considered in our study, group 3.1 of the existing IHS classification would actually include 51 of the 99 patients currently coded as 3.3...
  26. ncbi request reprint Clinical observations on familial cluster headache
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Strada del Quartiere 4, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:61-4. 2003
    ..Our study seems to suggest that genetic factors play a role in the female gender, affecting age at onset of headache without modifying the clinical features...
  27. doi request reprint Late-onset cluster headache: some considerations about 73 cases
    G C Manzoni
    Headache Centre, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:S157-9. 2012
    ..Additionally, late onset represents a negative prognostic factor because, particularly in women, CH will more likely be a chronic form and even in episodic forms active periods will last longer...
  28. ncbi request reprint International Headache Society classification: new proposals about chronic headache
    G C Manzoni
    Headache Center, Unit of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Strada del Quartiere 4, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:S86-9. 2003
    ..No additions will be made to the new IHS classification for forms such as new daily persistent headache (NDPH) and cervicogenic headache as proposed by Sjaastad...
  29. ncbi request reprint Possible predictive factors in the prognosis of migraine with aura
    D Cologno
    Headache Center, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Italy
    Cephalalgia 19:824-30. 1999
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  30. doi request reprint Proposal for a new classification of chronic headache
    G C Manzoni
    Centro Cefalee, Istituto di Neurologia, Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, University of Parma, c o Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Padiglione Barbieri, 3 degrees piano, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 31:S9-13. 2010
    ..e. use for more than 20 days/month) regardless of whether overuse played any role in the worsening of the headache. (4) Switching of medication overuse headache to the Appendix with other diagnostic criteria to be defined...
  31. ncbi request reprint Validation of AIDA Cefalee, a computer-assisted diagnosis database for the management of headache patients
    R De Simone
    Headache Centre, Neurological Sciences Department, University Federico II of Naples, Via Pansini 5, I 80131 Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:S213-6. 2007
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  32. doi request reprint Drug-resistant chronic migraine: the Italian GON project
    A Proietti Cecchini
    Headache Centre, Neuromodulation Unit and Neurological Department, Fondazione IRCCS, Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:S33-5. 2012
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Headache screening and diagnosis
    G C Manzoni
    Headache Centre, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:S255-7. 2004
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  34. ncbi request reprint Weekend headache: a possible role of work and life-style
    P Torelli
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Italy
    Headache 39:398-408. 1999
    ..Finally, analysis of the diaries showed an increased frequency of headache attacks on weekends only among the men, which seems to corroborate the hypothesis of weekend headache as a disorder typically affecting men...
  35. doi request reprint Chronic migraine and chronic tension-type headache: are they the same or different?
    G C Manzoni
    Department of Neuroscience, Headache Centre, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:S81-4. 2009
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Mode of occurrence of traumatic head injuries in male patients with cluster headache or migraine: Is there a connection with lifestyle?
    Giorgio Lambru
    University of Parma, Italy
    Cephalalgia 30:1502-8. 2010
    ..Our study objective was to investigate the mode of occurrence of traumatic head injury in episodic cluster headache and migraine patients...
  37. doi request reprint Chronification of migraine: what clinical strategies to combat it?
    Gian Camillo Manzoni
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University Hospital, University of Parma, Padiglione Barbieri, 3 piano, Via Gramsci, 14, 43126 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 34:S57-60. 2013
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of typical and atypical craniofacial neuralgias
    G C Manzoni
    Headache Centre, Section of Neurology, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Viale Gramsci 14, I 43100, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 26:s65-7. 2005
    ..The epidemiology of the central causes of facial pain is still unclear, but it is known that persistent idiopathic facial pain is a widespread, not easily manageable problem...
  39. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the headache phase in 32 migraine with aura patients
    D Cologno
    Headache Centre, Institute of Neurology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Cephalalgia 22:411-5. 2002
    ..9% of patients and for tension-type headache (TTH) in 23.1%...
  40. doi request reprint Does NDPH exist? Some clinical considerations
    G C Manzoni
    Centro Cefalee, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, University of Parma, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S45-9. 2011
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Validation of a questionnaire for the detection of cluster headache
    P Torelli
    Department of Neuroscience, Headache Center, Section of Neurology, University of Parma, c o Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Headache 45:644-52. 2005
    ..In the absence of biological markers, the diagnosis of cluster headache (CH) rests on clinical evidence as reported through ad-hoc interviews...
  42. ncbi request reprint Gender ratio of migraine without aura: observations over time
    L Cucurachi
    Headache Centre, Department of Neurology, University of Parma Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:47-50. 2006
    ..Gender ratio ranged from 3.6:1 (in patients with onset before 1960) to 2.8:1 (in patients with onset in the 1980s), with no statistically significant changes during the observation period...
  43. ncbi request reprint Migraine with aura: a review of 81 patients at 10-20 years' follow-up
    D Cologno
    Headache Center, University of Parma, Institute of Neurology, Italy
    Cephalalgia 18:690-6. 1998
    ..7% M). The headache has disappeared completely in 11.1% of patients (8.0% F, 18.2% M); it has become less severe in 36.2% and more severe in only 5.5%. The results of our investigation point to a favorable evolution of MA over time...
  44. doi request reprint New prospects in the taxonomic classification of primary headaches
    G C Manzoni
    Headache Centre, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:S13-6. 2012
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  45. ncbi request reprint The patient-physician relationship in the approach to therapeutic management
    G C Manzoni
    Headache Centre, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, Via Gramsci 14, I 43100 Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 28:S130-3. 2007
    ..Proper measures should be taken to overcome the two major obstacles that stand in the way of a good patient-physician relationship: a physician's lack of adequate skills and the organisational absurdities of the health system...
  46. doi request reprint Primary headache and epilepsy: a multicenter cross-sectional study
    M C Tonini
    Department of Neurology, Headache Center, G Salvini Hospital, Garbagnate Mse MI, Italy
    Epilepsy Behav 23:342-7. 2012
    ..These findings do not support the purported association between headache and epilepsy...
  47. doi request reprint Population-based pace study: lifetime and past-year prevalence of headache in adults
    Paola Torelli
    Headache Centre, Department of Neuroscience, University of Parma, c o Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, 43126, Parma, Italy
    Neurol Sci 31:S145-7. 2010
    ..This is the first population-based study conducted in Italy on a sample aged >or=18 since the publication of the IHS diagnostic criteria in 1988...
  48. ncbi request reprint Head trauma and cluster headache
    Gian Camillo Manzoni
    Headache Centre, Department of Neurology, University of Parma and University Centre for Adaptive Disorders and Headache, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 10:130-6. 2006
    ..However, there also is the possibility that previous head injuries may be more frequent among CH patients because of their lifestyle, which may leave them more exposed to the risk of traumatic events...
  49. doi request reprint Post-traumatic cluster headache: from the periphery to the central nervous system?
    Giorgio Lambru
    The Headache Centre, Department of Neurology, University of Parma, c o Ospedale Maggiore, Via Gramsci 14, Parma 43100, Italy
    Headache 49:1059-61. 2009
    ..Given the close temporal relation between the 2 events, multiple hypotheses can be advanced about a possible role of head trauma in the pathogenesis of cluster headache...
  50. doi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative medicine by patients with cluster headache: results of a multi-centre headache clinic survey
    Paolo Rossi
    Headache Centre, INI Grottaferrata, Rome, Italy
    Complement Ther Med 16:220-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the rates, pattern, satisfaction with, and presence of predictors of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use in a clinical population of patients with cluster headache (CH)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Upper and lower cluster headache: clinical and pathogenetic observations in 608 patients
    Carola Cademartiri
    Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi, Parma, Italy
    Headache 42:630-7. 2002
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  52. ncbi request reprint Myofascial trigger points are very prevalent in patients with chronic tension-type headache: a double-blinded controlled study
    Christian Couppe
    Department of Neurology, Danish Headache Center, University of Copenhagen, Glostrup Hospital, Denmark
    Clin J Pain 23:23-7. 2007
    ..Chronic tension-type headache (CTTH) is the most prevalent chronic headache with high socioeconomic costs. The primary aim was to study whether TrP palpation can distinguish patients with headache patients from healthy controls...
  53. doi request reprint Investigation of the T3111C CLOCK gene polymorphism in cluster headache
    Sabina Cevoli
    J Neurol 255:299-300. 2008