D Berardi

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical correlates of akathisia in acute psychiatric inpatients
    D Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Italy
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 15:215-9. 2000
  2. ncbi Subthreshold psychiatric disorders in primary care: prevalence and associated characteristics
    Paola Rucci
    Instituto di Psichiatria, Universita de Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Affect Disord 76:171-81. 2003
  3. ncbi The Bologna Primary Care Liaison Service: first year evaluation
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Italy
    Community Ment Health J 38:439-45. 2002
  4. ncbi Depression in primary care. A nationwide epidemiological survey
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Viale Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Fam Pract 19:397-400. 2002
  5. ncbi Clinical risk factors for neuroleptic malignant syndrome
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University
    Hum Psychopharmacol 17:99-102. 2002
  6. doi Weight gain in antipsychotic-naive patients: a review and meta-analysis
    I Tarricone
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
    Psychol Med 40:187-200. 2010
  7. ncbi Late-life depression in primary care: a nationwide Italian epidemiological survey
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:77-83. 2002
  8. doi Predictors of violent behavior among acute psychiatric patients: clinical study
    Mario Amore
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Neurosciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 62:247-55. 2008
  9. doi Psychological interventions for major depression in primary care: a meta-analytic review of randomized controlled trials
    Biancamaria Bortolotti
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Viale C Pepoli, 5IT 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:293-302. 2008
  10. ncbi The combined effect of age, education, and stroke on dementia and cognitive impairment no dementia in the elderly
    Diana De Ronchi
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:266-73. 2007

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  1. ncbi Clinical correlates of akathisia in acute psychiatric inpatients
    D Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Italy
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 15:215-9. 2000
    ..Repetitive movements of the legs were observed more commonly in those with chronic rather than acute akathisia, and may represent a way of achieving some limited respite...
  2. ncbi Subthreshold psychiatric disorders in primary care: prevalence and associated characteristics
    Paola Rucci
    Instituto di Psichiatria, Universita de Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Affect Disord 76:171-81. 2003
    ..The authors analyse the prevalence of subthreshold psychiatric disorders in primary care and their association with the patient's health perception, disability in daily activities and psychological distress...
  3. ncbi The Bologna Primary Care Liaison Service: first year evaluation
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Italy
    Community Ment Health J 38:439-45. 2002
    ..First year results met expectations. Integrating a PCLS program within a mental health center can be a viable means of implementing national policy...
  4. ncbi Depression in primary care. A nationwide epidemiological survey
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Viale Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Fam Pract 19:397-400. 2002
    ..Most epidemiological studies on depression in primary care are conducted at single sites, and variations in reported prevalence may depend on characteristics of health care services and other local factors...
  5. ncbi Clinical risk factors for neuroleptic malignant syndrome
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University
    Hum Psychopharmacol 17:99-102. 2002
    ..We recommend a judicious use of neuroleptics not only in patients with acute catatonia, but also in patients with acute disorganization...
  6. doi Weight gain in antipsychotic-naive patients: a review and meta-analysis
    I Tarricone
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
    Psychol Med 40:187-200. 2010
    ..The strength of the causal relationship between AP drug exposure and weight gain can only be gauged by a drugs trial conducted on AP-naive patients...
  7. ncbi Late-life depression in primary care: a nationwide Italian epidemiological survey
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:77-83. 2002
    ..Comparisons with younger patients are also reported...
  8. doi Predictors of violent behavior among acute psychiatric patients: clinical study
    Mario Amore
    Division of Psychiatry, Department of Neurosciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 62:247-55. 2008
    ..Violence risk prediction is a priority issue for clinicians working with mentally disordered offenders. The aim of the present study was to determine violence risk factors in acute psychiatric inpatients...
  9. doi Psychological interventions for major depression in primary care: a meta-analytic review of randomized controlled trials
    Biancamaria Bortolotti
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Viale C Pepoli, 5IT 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:293-302. 2008
    ..The present meta-analysis was aimed at assessing currently available evidence on the topic...
  10. ncbi The combined effect of age, education, and stroke on dementia and cognitive impairment no dementia in the elderly
    Diana De Ronchi
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:266-73. 2007
    ..This study aims to detect the impact of stroke on the occurrence of dementia and cognitive impairment/no dementia (CIND) in different age, sex, and education groups...
  11. pmc Metabolic risk factor profile associated with use of second generation antipsychotics: a cross sectional study in a Community Mental Health Centre
    Ilaria Tarricone
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Viale C, Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    BMC Psychiatry 6:11. 2006
    ..This cross sectional study aimed to evaluate the metabolic risk factor profile associated with use of SGAs in comparison with non -treated control patients...
  12. ncbi Depression and frequent attendance in elderly primary care patients
    Marco Menchetti
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Viale C Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 28:119-24. 2006
    ..Moreover, we compare the prevalence and clinical characteristics of frequent attenders (FAs) in the elderly and the nonelderly patients...
  13. ncbi Occurrence of cognitive impairment after age 90: MCI and other broadly used concepts
    Philippe P Pioggiosi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Viale Carlo Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 68:227-32. 2006
    ..Few data are available on the impact of applying different concepts to define cognitive impairment among nonagenarians and centenarians. This study explored the occurrence of four broadly used concepts in an over 90-year-old population...
  14. ncbi The experience of carers of patients with severe mental illness: a comparison between London and Bologna
    Ilaria Tarricone
    Institute of Psychiatry P Ottonello, University of Bologna, Viale Pepoli 5, 40100 Bologna Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 21:93-101. 2006
    ..This study aims to assess the validity and the reliability of the Italian version of the ECI and to compare the experience of carers in London and Bologna as measured by the ECI...
  15. ncbi Cognitive status, depressive symptoms, and health status as predictors of functional disability among elderly persons with low-to-moderate education: The Faenza Community Aging Study
    Diana De Ronchi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Univ of Bologna, Viale Carlo Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:672-85. 2005
    ..The authors examined the impact of very early dementia and symptoms of depression on functional disability in a community-based group of 216 elderly people with low-to-moderate education level...
  16. ncbi Improving psychiatric interview skills of established GPs: evaluation of a group training course in Italy
    Andrea Scardovi
    Istituto di Psichiatria, Universita di Bologna, Viale Pepoli 5, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Fam Pract 20:363-9. 2003
    ..Italian training programmes do exist, but none have been evaluated for effectiveness...
  17. ncbi Different classification systems yield different dementia occurrence among nonagenarians and centenarians
    Philippe Pioggiosi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 17:35-41. 2004
    ..In this light, classification systems, such as the ICD-10, that do not include impairment of social function as a criterion for assessing dementia become less adequate...
  18. ncbi Occurrence of cognitive impairment and dementia after the age of 60: a population-based study from Northern Italy
    Diana De Ronchi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 19:97-105. 2005
    ..To evaluate the age, gender and education distribution of both cognitive impairment and dementia in the whole old age range of the elderly (from 61 years of age and over)...
  19. ncbi Increased recognition of depression in primary care. Comparison between primary-care physician and ICD-10 diagnosis of depression
    Domenico Berardi
    Institute of Psychiatry, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
    Psychother Psychosom 74:225-30. 2005
    ..The aims of this study are: (1) to assess disparity between PCP diagnosis and research diagnosis of depression; (2) to compare antidepressant treatment in concordant and discordant cases of depression...
  20. ncbi New antipsychotics and schizophrenia: a review on efficacy and side effects
    Alessandro Serretti
    Department of Psychiatry, Vita Salute University, San Raffaele Institute, Milan, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 11:343-58. 2004
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  21. ncbi HPLC analysis of the second-generation antidepressant sertraline and its main metabolite N-desmethylsertraline in human plasma
    Roberto Mandrioli
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Bologna, I 40126 Bologna, Italy
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 836:116-9. 2006
    ..9% and mean accuracy higher than 90%. Thanks to its good selectivity, the method proved to be suitable for the analysis of plasma samples from patients treated with sertraline as either monotherapy or polypharmacy...
  22. ncbi Metabolic side effects of second generation antipsychotic agents in antipsychotic-naïve patients: one-month prospective evaluation
    Ilaria Tarricone
    Institute of Psychiatry P Ottonello, University of Bologna, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 157:269-71. 2008
    ..A significant increase in mean body mass index (BMI) and mean waist circumference was observed. These results suggest the importance of monitoring patients from the first few weeks of antipsychotic treatment...
  23. ncbi Risk factors for cognitive impairment in HIV-1-infected persons with different risk behaviors
    Diana De Ronchi
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Italy
    Arch Neurol 59:812-8. 2002
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  24. ncbi Case review vs. usual care in primary care patients with depression: a pilot study
    Giuseppe Berti Ceroni
    Institute of Psychiatry, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 24:71-80. 2002
    ..In our sample, psychosocial factors seem to be important predictors of outcome. Future trials and large naturalistic studies are needed to address this key point...