A Bocchetta

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cagliari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fifteen-year follow-up of thyroid function in lithium patients
    A Bocchetta
    Section of Clinical Pharmacology, Bernard B Brodie Department of Neurosciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:363-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Renal function during long-term lithium treatment: a cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Alberto Bocchetta
    Section of Neuroscience and Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Cagliari, Via Ospedale 54, Cagliari 09124, Italy
    BMC Med 13:12. 2015
  3. pmc Duration of lithium treatment is a risk factor for reduced glomerular function: a cross-sectional study
    Alberto Bocchetta
    Section of Neuroscience and Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Cagliari, Via Ospedale 54, Cagliari, 09124 Italy
    BMC Med 11:33. 2013
  4. pmc Affective psychosis, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, and brain perfusion abnormalities: case report
    Alberto Bocchetta
    Sezione di Farmacologia Clinica, Dipartimento di Neuroscienze Bernard B Brodie, Universita di Cagliari, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Cagliari, Via Ospedale 46, 09124 Cagliari, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 3:31. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Ten-year follow-up of thyroid function in lithium patients
    A Bocchetta
    Bernard B Brodie Department of Neurosciences, School of Medicine, University of Cagliari, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 21:594-8. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of personal and familial suicide risk with low serum cholesterol concentration in male lithium patients
    A Bocchetta
    Department of Neurosciences 'Bernard B. Brodie, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:37-41. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Maternal inheritance of manic depression in hemizygotes for the G6PD-Mediterranean mutation. Indirect evidence for Xq28 transmission in Sardinia
    A Bocchetta
    Bernard B Brodie Department of Neurosciences, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Psychiatr Genet 9:63-8. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Familial rates of affective illness in Sardinia with special reference to schizoaffective disorder
    A Bocchetta
    Department of Neurosciences B.B. Brodie University of Cagliari, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 240:16-20. 1990

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Fifteen-year follow-up of thyroid function in lithium patients
    A Bocchetta
    Section of Clinical Pharmacology, Bernard B Brodie Department of Neurosciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:363-6. 2007
    ..To study prospectively the course of clinically relevant thyroid dysfunction in a cohort of patients on long-term lithium treatment...
  2. doi request reprint Renal function during long-term lithium treatment: a cross-sectional and longitudinal study
    Alberto Bocchetta
    Section of Neuroscience and Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Cagliari, Via Ospedale 54, Cagliari 09124, Italy
    BMC Med 13:12. 2015
    ..The effects of lithium treatment on renal function have been previously shown, albeit with discrepancies regarding their relevance. In this study, we examined glomerular filtration rate in patients treated with lithium for up to 33 years...
  3. pmc Duration of lithium treatment is a risk factor for reduced glomerular function: a cross-sectional study
    Alberto Bocchetta
    Section of Neuroscience and Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Cagliari, Via Ospedale 54, Cagliari, 09124 Italy
    BMC Med 11:33. 2013
    ..In this cross-sectional study, we examined glomerular function in a cohort of patients treated with lithium for up to 33 years and a control group of lithium-naïve patients treated with other mood-stabilizers...
  4. pmc Affective psychosis, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, and brain perfusion abnormalities: case report
    Alberto Bocchetta
    Sezione di Farmacologia Clinica, Dipartimento di Neuroscienze Bernard B Brodie, Universita di Cagliari, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Cagliari, Via Ospedale 46, 09124 Cagliari, Italy
    Clin Pract Epidemiol Ment Health 3:31. 2007
    ..We report a case in which Hashimoto's thyroiditis was suspected to be involved in the deteriorating course of mood disorder and discuss potential pathogenic mechanisms linking thyroid autoimmunity with psychopathology...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ten-year follow-up of thyroid function in lithium patients
    A Bocchetta
    Bernard B Brodie Department of Neurosciences, School of Medicine, University of Cagliari, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 21:594-8. 2001
    ..However, lithium exposure may represent an additional risk factor for hypothyroidism in women and/or in the presence of thyroid autoimmunity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association of personal and familial suicide risk with low serum cholesterol concentration in male lithium patients
    A Bocchetta
    Department of Neurosciences 'Bernard B. Brodie, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:37-41. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Low cholesterol concentration should be studied further as a potential biological/genetic marker of suicide risk...
  7. ncbi request reprint Maternal inheritance of manic depression in hemizygotes for the G6PD-Mediterranean mutation. Indirect evidence for Xq28 transmission in Sardinia
    A Bocchetta
    Bernard B Brodie Department of Neurosciences, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Psychiatr Genet 9:63-8. 1999
    ..Our study cannot implicate or exclude a direct role for G6PD deficiency in the aetiology of manic depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Familial rates of affective illness in Sardinia with special reference to schizoaffective disorder
    A Bocchetta
    Department of Neurosciences B.B. Brodie University of Cagliari, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 240:16-20. 1990
    ..A significantly higher risk for bipolar schizoaffective disorder was observed in relatives of bipolar schizoaffectives compared with relatives of normal probands...