S Bo

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Affiliation: University of Turin
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Renal damage in patients with Type 2 diabetes: a strong predictor of mortality
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 22:258-65. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in gestational hyperglycemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:779-86. 2005
  3. doi request reprint What predicts the occurrence of the metabolic syndrome in a population-based cohort of adult healthy subjects?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:76-82. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Low HDL-cholesterol: a component of the metabolic syndrome only in the presence of fasting hypertriglyceridemia in type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 27:31-5. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Mortality within the first 10 years of the disease in type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:8-12. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Plasma visfatin concentrations after a lifestyle intervention were directly associated with inflammatory markers
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin 10126, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 19:423-30. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Is left ventricular hypertrophy a low-level inflammatory state? A population-based cohort study
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 22:668-76. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationships between human serum resistin, inflammatory markers and insulin resistance
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1315-20. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and gestational hyperglycaemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetologia 44:972-8. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Plasma nitrotyrosine levels, antioxidant vitamins and hyperglycaemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 22:1185-9. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Renal damage in patients with Type 2 diabetes: a strong predictor of mortality
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 22:258-65. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in gestational hyperglycemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:779-86. 2005
    ....
  3. doi request reprint What predicts the occurrence of the metabolic syndrome in a population-based cohort of adult healthy subjects?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:76-82. 2009
    ..Predictors of MS were previously evaluated in patients without the full syndrome, but with some of its traits. This might confound the resulting associations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Low HDL-cholesterol: a component of the metabolic syndrome only in the presence of fasting hypertriglyceridemia in type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 27:31-5. 2001
    ..These results indicate that low HDL-cholesterol is a component of the metabolic syndrome only in the presence of fasting hypertriglyceridemia in type 2 diabetic patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mortality within the first 10 years of the disease in type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:8-12. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate pattern and predictors of mortality after a 4.5 year follow-up in a cohort of type 2 diabetic patients, according to diabetes duration...
  6. doi request reprint Plasma visfatin concentrations after a lifestyle intervention were directly associated with inflammatory markers
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, Turin 10126, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 19:423-30. 2009
    ..The biological activity and regulation of the novel adipokine visfatin are still largely unknown. Our aim was to evaluate if visfatin plasma concentrations may be influenced by a lifestyle intervention...
  7. doi request reprint Is left ventricular hypertrophy a low-level inflammatory state? A population-based cohort study
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 22:668-76. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Relationships between human serum resistin, inflammatory markers and insulin resistance
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:1315-20. 2005
    ..This study investigates associations between serum resistin levels and markers of insulin resistance, inflammation (C-reactive protein (CRP)) and of oxidative stress (nytrotirosine (NT))...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and gestational hyperglycaemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetologia 44:972-8. 2001
    ..This role is more important in the absence of conventional risk factors suggesting that glucose abnormalities could be prevented during pregnancy, at least in some groups of women...
  10. ncbi request reprint Plasma nitrotyrosine levels, antioxidant vitamins and hyperglycaemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 22:1185-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to evaluate the association between plasma NT levels and glucose tolerance status, according to antioxidant vitamin intakes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Associations between serum uric acid and adipokines, markers of inflammation, and endothelial dysfunction
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, 10126 Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:499-504. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the association between uric acid and adipokines, markers of inflammation, oxidative stress, and endothelial dysfunction, which are all linked to cardiovascular disease...
  12. doi request reprint Contributors to the obesity and hyperglycemia epidemics. A prospective study in a population-based cohort
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:1442-9. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint Isolated systolic hypertension in a cohort of type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 14:157-61. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and role of isolated and borderline isolated systolic hypertension in a cohort of 3892 type 2 diabetic patients...
  14. doi request reprint The rs553668 polymorphism of the ADRA2A gene predicts the worsening of fasting glucose values in a cohort of subjects without diabetes. A population-based study
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 29:549-52. 2012
    ..The associations between the rs553668 polymorphism and fasting glucose concentrations both cross-sectionally and longitudinally after 6-year follow-up were evaluated in an adult Caucasian population-based cohort...
  15. ncbi request reprint Should we consider gestational diabetes a vascular risk factor?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Torino, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 194:e72-9. 2007
    ..Post-GDM women, despite being currently free from metabolic abnormalities, showed higher values of markers of endothelial dysfunction and IMT than controls, consistent with an increased future cardiovascular risk...
  16. ncbi request reprint The metabolic syndrome in twins: a consequence of low birth weight or of being a twin?
    S Bo
    Department of International Medicine, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 109:135-40. 2001
    ..To evaluate if being a twin is a condition at risk of developing metabolic abnormalities in the adult life 'per se' or as a consequence of the lower birth weight...
  17. doi request reprint Cancer mortality reduction and metformin: a retrospective cohort study in type 2 diabetic patients
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Obes Metab 14:23-9. 2012
    ..The mortality rates were compared with the general population from the same area...
  18. doi request reprint C-peptide and the risk for incident complications and mortality in type 2 diabetic patients: a retrospective cohort study after a 14-year follow-up
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Corso Dogliotti 14, 10126 Turin, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 167:173-80. 2012
    ..Our aim was to examine the associations between fasting C-peptide levels and all-cause mortality, specific-cause mortality and the incidence of chronic complications in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hypouricemia and hyperuricemia in type 2 diabetes: two different phenotypes
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 31:318-21. 2001
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  20. ncbi request reprint Issues of internal medicine in psychiatric patients
    M Durazzo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy it
    Minerva Med 101:329-52. 2010
    ..A special chapter is dedicated to antipsychotics. These drugs are characterized by a complex action modality and by frequent interactions with a large number of other drugs...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does C-reactive protein identify a subclinical metabolic disease in healthy subjects?
    S Bo
    University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 35:265-70. 2005
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  22. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance in pre-school very-low-birth weight pre-term children
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 32:151-8. 2006
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  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two enzyme immunometric assays to measure tumor necrosis factor-alpha in human serum
    R Gambino
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 364:349-53. 2006
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  24. ncbi request reprint Prior gestational hyperglycemia: a long-term predictor of the metabolic syndrome
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:629-35. 2004
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  25. ncbi request reprint Does use of metformin protect against cancer in Type 2 diabetes mellitus?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 35:231-5. 2012
    ..In particular, metformin, the most frequently prescribed biguanide, is now considered a protective agent against cancer incidence and mortality in Type 2 diabetic patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Obesity or diabetes: what is worse for the mother and for the baby?
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 29:175-8. 2003
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  27. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of liver diseases in the elderly: a review
    A Premoli
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Molinette Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 55:71-8. 2009
    ..This review focuses on new emerging conditions, clinical features and updated therapeutic approaches of the most common chronic liver diseases among the elderly...
  28. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and outcome of pregnancy in women with gestational hyperglycaemia with and without antibodies to beta-cell antigens
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Diabet Med 20:64-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of beta-cell autoantibodies in women with gestational diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance, and identify clinical characteristics differentiating hyperglycaemic patients with and without autoantibodies...
  29. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal problems in the elderly
    M Durazzo
    Department of Internal Medicine, Molinette Hospital, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Panminerva Med 49:151-8. 2007
    ..Idiopathic (or autoimmune) chronic pancreatitis in the elderly is more frequent than other forms of pancreatic diseases, like alcoholic pancreatitis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Maternal low birth weight and gestational hyperglycemia
    S Bo
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Torino, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 17:133-6. 2003
    ..82, 95% CI 0.74-0.91) in a multiple logistic regression model. These findings suggest that women with low birth weight constitute a group at increased risk for both gestational impaired glucose tolerance and diabetes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effects of interferon alpha (INF-alpha) therapy on peripheral blood lymphocyte subsets from FIV and FeLV naturally infected cats
    F Riondato
    Department of Animal Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Torino, Grugliasco, Italy
    Vet Res Commun 27:429-32. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and therapeutic questions in overlap syndromes of autoimmune hepatitis
    A Premoli
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 53:79-82. 2007
    ..The diagnostic score system elaborated in 1999 by the International AIH Group can help for diagnosis, even if its definite validity is lacking...
  33. doi request reprint Plasma adiponectin levels in primary biliary cirrhosis: a novel perspective for link between hypercholesterolemia and protection against atherosclerosis
    Annarosa Floreani
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:1959-65. 2008
    ..High serum adiponectin levels appear to play a protective role in the development of either metabolic syndrome or cardiovascular disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint Evaluating cardiovascular mortality in type 2 diabetes patients: an analysis based on competing risks Markov chains and additive regression models
    Rosalba Rosato
    Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, S Giovanni Battista Hospital and University of Turin and CPO Piemonte, Italy
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:422-8. 2007
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  35. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes with onset in the elderly is not a benign disease
    S Bo
    Diabet Med 19:792-4. 2002
  36. ncbi request reprint Evaluating hospital costs in type 2 diabetes care: does the choice of the model matter?
    D Gregori
    Department of Public Health and Microbiology, University of Turin, Italy
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:1965-71. 2006
    ..Awareness of the economic burden of diabetes has led to a number of studies on economic issues. However, comparison among cost-of-illness studies is problematic because different methods are used to arrive at a final cost estimate...
  37. pmc Warfarin for non-valvar atrial fibrillation: still underused in the 21st century?
    S Bo
    Heart 89:553-4. 2003
  38. ncbi request reprint Two cases of cutaneous nodular dirofilariasis in the cat
    L Cornegliani
    Ambulatorio Veterinario Associato, C so Traiano 99 d, 10135 Torino, Italy
    J Small Anim Pract 44:316-8. 2003
    ..This report describes two cases of cutaneous nodular lesions due to Dirofilaria immitis adult parasites in domestic shorthaired cats living in an endemic area in northern Italy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Low socioeconomic status as a risk factor for gestational diabetes
    S Bo
    Diabetes Metab 28:139-40. 2002