V Brusasco

Summary

Affiliation: University of Genoa
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Airway responsiveness to methacholine: effects of deep inhalations and airway inflammation
    V Brusasco
    Cattedra di Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, Universita di Genoa, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    J Appl Physiol 87:567-73. 1999
  2. pmc Health outcomes following treatment for six months with once daily tiotropium compared with twice daily salmeterol in patients with COPD
    V Brusasco
    Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Genova, Genova, Italy
    Thorax 58:399-404. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint External modulation of airway narrowing
    V Brusasco
    Cattedra di Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, Universita di Genova, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 56:322-4. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint On the functional consequences of bronchial basement membrane thickening
    M Milanese
    Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, , 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Appl Physiol 91:1035-40. 2001
  5. doi request reprint How to interpret reduced forced expiratory volume in 1 s (FEV1)/vital capacity ratio with normal FEV1
    G Barisione
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Unità Operativa Medicina Preventiva e del Lavoro, Laboratorio di Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Universita di Genova, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria San Martino, Genova, Italy
    Eur Respir J 33:1396-402. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Changes in lung volumes and airway responsiveness following haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    G Barisione
    Dept of Preventive and Occupational Medicine Laboratory of Respiratory Pathophysiology, San Marino University, Genova, Italy
    Eur Respir J 32:1576-82. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory and mechanical factors of allergen-induced bronchoconstriction in mild asthma and rhinitis
    E Crimi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, , 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Appl Physiol 91:1029-34. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Allergic inflammation and airway smooth muscle function
    E Crimi
    Centro di Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, Universita di Genova, taly
    Sci Total Environ 270:57-61. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Definition of COPD: based on evidence or opinion?
    R Pellegrino
    Eur Respir J 31:681-2. 2008
  10. pmc Health outcomes following treatment for 6 months with once daily tiotropium compared with twice daily salmeterol in patients with COPD
    V Brusasco
    Thorax 61:91. 2006

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Airway responsiveness to methacholine: effects of deep inhalations and airway inflammation
    V Brusasco
    Cattedra di Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, Universita di Genoa, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    J Appl Physiol 87:567-73. 1999
    ....
  2. pmc Health outcomes following treatment for six months with once daily tiotropium compared with twice daily salmeterol in patients with COPD
    V Brusasco
    Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Genova, Genova, Italy
    Thorax 58:399-404. 2003
    ..A study was undertaken to record exacerbations and health resource use in patients with COPD during 6 months of treatment with tiotropium, salmeterol, or matching placebos...
  3. ncbi request reprint External modulation of airway narrowing
    V Brusasco
    Cattedra di Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, Universita di Genova, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 56:322-4. 2001
    ..In this paper, the practical relevance of the reduced ability to dilate airways with deep inspirations will be discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint On the functional consequences of bronchial basement membrane thickening
    M Milanese
    Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, , 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Appl Physiol 91:1035-40. 2001
    ..These findings support the opinion that RBM thickening represents an additional load on airway smooth muscle...
  5. doi request reprint How to interpret reduced forced expiratory volume in 1 s (FEV1)/vital capacity ratio with normal FEV1
    G Barisione
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Unità Operativa Medicina Preventiva e del Lavoro, Laboratorio di Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Universita di Genova, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria San Martino, Genova, Italy
    Eur Respir J 33:1396-402. 2009
    ..In subjects with low FEV(1)/VC and normal FEV(1), questionnaires on respiratory symptoms together with additional pulmonary function tests may help to clarify the nature of this pattern of lung function...
  6. doi request reprint Changes in lung volumes and airway responsiveness following haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    G Barisione
    Dept of Preventive and Occupational Medicine Laboratory of Respiratory Pathophysiology, San Marino University, Genova, Italy
    Eur Respir J 32:1576-82. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory and mechanical factors of allergen-induced bronchoconstriction in mild asthma and rhinitis
    E Crimi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, , 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Appl Physiol 91:1029-34. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Allergic inflammation and airway smooth muscle function
    E Crimi
    Centro di Fisiopatologia Respiratoria, Dipartimento di Scienze Motorie e Riabilitative, Universita di Genova, taly
    Sci Total Environ 270:57-61. 2001
    ..These changes may contribute to the severity of asthma, as they may cause an, imbalance between factors favoring and opposing airway narrowing...
  9. ncbi request reprint Definition of COPD: based on evidence or opinion?
    R Pellegrino
    Eur Respir J 31:681-2. 2008
  10. pmc Health outcomes following treatment for 6 months with once daily tiotropium compared with twice daily salmeterol in patients with COPD
    V Brusasco
    Thorax 61:91. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Actions other than smooth muscle relaxation may play a role in the protective effects of formoterol on the allergen-induced late asthmatic reaction
    V Brusasco
    Department of Motor and Rehabilitative Sciences, Centre of Respiratory Phisiopathology, University of Genoa, Italy
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 15:399-406. 2002
    ..035). Our results suggest that functional antagonism may not be the sole mechanism by which formoterol attenuates the allergen-induced late asthmatic reaction...
  12. ncbi request reprint Standardisation of spirometry
    M R Miller
    University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust, Birmingham, UK
    Eur Respir J 26:319-38. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Respiratory dynamics during laughter
    M Filippelli
    Fondazione Don C. Gnocchi ONLUS, UOF di Riabilitazione Respiratoria, Centro di S. Maria agli Ulivi, 50020 Pozzolatico, Firenze, Italy
    J Appl Physiol 90:1441-6. 2001
    ..Further mechanical stress would have applied to all the organs located in the thoracic cavity if the diaphragm had not actively prevented part of the increase in abdominal pressure from being transmitted to the chest wall cavity...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Interpretative strategies for lung function tests]
    R Pellegrino
    , , , Italie
    Rev Mal Respir 24:2S83-108. 2007
  15. doi request reprint Outcomes for COPD pharmacological trials: from lung function to biomarkers
    M Cazzola
    Unit of Respiratory Diseases, Dept of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 31:416-69. 2008
    ..Based on their review of the published literature, the following document has been prepared with individual sections that address specific outcomes and markers, and a final section that summarises their recommendations...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of inhaled furosemide and acetazolamide on bronchoconstriction induced by deep inspiration in asthma
    L Spicuzza
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Medicina Specialistica, Universita di Catania, 95125 Catania, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 59:150-4. 2003
    ..01) or acetazolamide (p < 0.05) compared to control. We interpret these results as due to a modulation of ionic fluxes across the smooth muscle cell membrane afforded by inhaled furosemide and acetazolamide...
  17. doi request reprint Treatment of exercise-induced asthma, respiratory and allergic disorders in sports and the relationship to doping: Part II of the report from the Joint Task Force of European Respiratory Society (ERS) and European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunolog
    K H Carlsen
    Voksentoppen, Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oslo, Rikshospitalet, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
    Allergy 63:492-505. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of asthma and permitted use of inhaled beta2-agonists in athletes
    S Bonini
    Allergy 59:33-6. 2004