A Bersano

Summary

Affiliation: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Long term disability and social status change after Guillain-Barré syndrome
    A Bersano
    Giorgio Spagnol Service of Clinical Neuroimmunology, Department of Neurological Sciences, Dino Ferrari Center, Milan University, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Italy
    J Neurol 253:214-8. 2006
  2. doi Recovery after L-DOPA treatment in peginterferon and ribavirin induced parkinsonism
    A Bersano
    Department of Neurological Sciences Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, 7 IRCCS, Via F Sforza 35, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 19:370-1. 2008
  3. ncbi Statins and stroke
    A Bersano
    IRCCS Foundation Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Mangiagalli and Regina Elena, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 15:2380-92. 2008
  4. doi Transthyretin Asn90 variant: amyloidogenic or non-amyloidogenic role
    A Bersano
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Dino Ferrari Centre, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 284:113-5. 2009
  5. doi Aphasia burden to hospitalised acute stroke patients: need for an early rehabilitation programme
    A Bersano
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Neurology Unit, Milan University, Milan, Italy
    Int J Stroke 4:443-7. 2009
  6. doi Stenting for the treatment of high-grade intracranial stenoses
    S Lanfranconi
    Centro Dino Ferrari, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Neurol 257:1899-908. 2010
  7. doi Growth factors in ischemic stroke
    S Lanfranconi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Dino Ferrari Centre, IRCCS Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Cell Mol Med 15:1645-87. 2011
  8. doi Safety of carotid stenting for stroke prevention: need of an independent outcome assessor
    S Lanfranconi
    Department of Neurological Sciences Neurology Unit, Foundation Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan University, Via Francesco Sforza, 35, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:93-7. 2009
  9. pmc Anti-MuSK-Positive Myasthenia Gravis in a Patient with Parkinsonism and Cognitive Impairment
    S Lanfranconi
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Dino Ferrari Centre, University of Milan, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Res Int 2011:859802. 2011
  10. doi Genetic polymorphisms for the study of multifactorial stroke
    A Bersano
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Istituto di Ricerca e Cura a Carattere Scientifico IRCCS, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Hum Mutat 29:776-95. 2008

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Publications20

  1. ncbi Long term disability and social status change after Guillain-Barré syndrome
    A Bersano
    Giorgio Spagnol Service of Clinical Neuroimmunology, Department of Neurological Sciences, Dino Ferrari Center, Milan University, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Italy
    J Neurol 253:214-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the long-term effect of GBS on daily life,working activities, hobbies and social status and the presence of residual symptoms...
  2. doi Recovery after L-DOPA treatment in peginterferon and ribavirin induced parkinsonism
    A Bersano
    Department of Neurological Sciences Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, 7 IRCCS, Via F Sforza 35, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 19:370-1. 2008
    ..IFN-based therapy has been associated with high rates (20%) of central nervous system side effects, but only a few case reports exist on extrapyramidal side effects...
  3. ncbi Statins and stroke
    A Bersano
    IRCCS Foundation Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Mangiagalli and Regina Elena, Via F Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 15:2380-92. 2008
    ..Moreover, the low incidence and reversibility of adverse effects, and the unclear association with hemorrhagic events, support the safe use of these drugs...
  4. doi Transthyretin Asn90 variant: amyloidogenic or non-amyloidogenic role
    A Bersano
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Dino Ferrari Centre, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 284:113-5. 2009
    ..It has still to be established whether other gene variants in our patient could act synergistically with His90Asn TTR mutation in increasing the risk of CNS haemorrhages...
  5. doi Aphasia burden to hospitalised acute stroke patients: need for an early rehabilitation programme
    A Bersano
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Neurology Unit, Milan University, Milan, Italy
    Int J Stroke 4:443-7. 2009
    ..The aim of our study is to evaluate the frequency of aphasia and to describe the characteristics of aphasics among a large sample of acute stroke patients in Italy...
  6. doi Stenting for the treatment of high-grade intracranial stenoses
    S Lanfranconi
    Centro Dino Ferrari, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Neurol 257:1899-908. 2010
    ..Our study confirms that endovascular treatment can be performed with a high technical success rate, even though the safety of these devices has still to be demonstrated...
  7. doi Growth factors in ischemic stroke
    S Lanfranconi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Dino Ferrari Centre, IRCCS Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    J Cell Mol Med 15:1645-87. 2011
    ..We provide a comprehensive and critical view of the present knowledge about GFs and stroke, and an overview of ongoing and future prospects...
  8. doi Safety of carotid stenting for stroke prevention: need of an independent outcome assessor
    S Lanfranconi
    Department of Neurological Sciences Neurology Unit, Foundation Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan University, Via Francesco Sforza, 35, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 30:93-7. 2009
    ..These findings could be partly explained by the unemployment of distal protection devices, but also by the presence of an independent observer that might have increased the accuracy of neurological evaluation...
  9. pmc Anti-MuSK-Positive Myasthenia Gravis in a Patient with Parkinsonism and Cognitive Impairment
    S Lanfranconi
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Dino Ferrari Centre, University of Milan, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Res Int 2011:859802. 2011
    ..The pattern of involvement of both peripheral and central nervous system dysfunction might suggest a common pathogenic mechanism, involving impaired cholinergic transmission...
  10. doi Genetic polymorphisms for the study of multifactorial stroke
    A Bersano
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Istituto di Ricerca e Cura a Carattere Scientifico IRCCS, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Hum Mutat 29:776-95. 2008
    ..Our findings could represent a useful tool to address further molecular investigations and to realize more detailed meta-analyses...
  11. pmc Multifocal motor neuropathy: clinical and immunological features and response to IVIg in relation to the presence and degree of motor conduction block
    E Nobile-Orazio
    Giorgio Spagnol Service of Clinical Neuroimmunology, Department of Neurological Sciences, Dino Ferrari Centre, Milan University, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:761-6. 2002
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  12. ncbi Stroke units in Italy
    L Candelise
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:S223-4. 2006
    ..Notwithstanding we found an increase of 30% in the number of SUs, at least in the regions previously evaluated, there is still a shortage of SU beds and high regional heterogeneity...
  13. ncbi Monogenic vessel diseases related to ischemic stroke: a clinical approach
    E Ballabio
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, IRCCS, Via F Sforza 35 Università degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 27:1649-62. 2007
    ..This review could be useful to identify specific diagnostic pathways for patients with a suspicion of monogenic disease...
  14. ncbi Genetics of cerebral hemorrhage and microbleeds
    S Lanfranconi
    Department of Neurological Sciences, IRCCS Foundation Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, IRCCS, Milan University, Milan, Italy
    Panminerva Med 55:11-28. 2013
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  15. ncbi Increased levels of CSF heart-type fatty acid-binding protein and tau protein after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    E R Zanier
    Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milano, Milano, Italy
    Acta Neurochir Suppl 102:339-43. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to measure H-FABP and tau in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) following SAH to test the hypothesis that a relationship exists between SAH severity and H-FABP/tau values...
  16. ncbi Stroke Unit care in Italy. Results from PROSIT (Project on Stroke Services in Italy). A nationwide study
    A Bersano
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, I R C C S Università degli Studi di Milano, Via F Sforza 35, I 20122 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:332-9. 2006
    ..The utility of these structural and performance characteristics needs validation from outcome studies...
  17. ncbi Detection of CSF 14-3-3 protein in Guillain-Barré syndrome
    A Bersano
    Giorgio Spagnol Service of Clinical Neuroimmunology, Dino Ferrari Centre, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Milan, Italy
    Neurology 67:2211-6. 2006
    ..To search for biologic markers in the Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), we studied CSF samples from patients with GBS and neuropathy of various etiologies for the presence of 14-3-3 protein...
  18. ncbi How long is IVIg effective in multifocal motor neuropathy?
    F Terenghi
    Giorgio Spagnol Service of Clinical Neuroimmunology, Dino Ferrari Centre, Department of Neurological Sciences, Milan University, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Neurology 62:666-8. 2004
    ..019). The effectiveness of IVIg in MMN often declines after several years possibly associated with the development of axonal degeneration...
  19. ncbi Treatment of multifocal motor neuropathy
    E Nobile-Orazio
    Giorgio Spagnol Service of Clinical Neuroimmunology, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Milan IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via F Sforza 35, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:S251-5. 2003
    ..In most patients, however, the effects of this therapy only last a few weeks and improvement has to be maintained with periodic infusions for long periods of time, if not indefinitely...
  20. ncbi High-dose intravenous immunoglobulin therapy in dysimmune neuropathies
    E Nobile-Orazio
    Giorgio Spagnol Neuroimmunology Service, Dino Ferrari Centre, Department of Neurological Sciences, Milan University, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Francesco Sforza 35, I 20122 Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 23:S25-32. 2002