Carlo Calabrese

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Dilated intercellular spaces as a marker of oesophageal damage: comparative results in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease with or without bile reflux
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 18:525-32. 2003
  2. ncbi Effect of omeprazole on symptoms and ultrastructural esophageal damage in acid bile reflux
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:1876-80. 2005
  3. ncbi Pantoprazole, azithromycin and tinidazole: short duration triple therapy for eradication of Helicobacter pylori infection
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 14:1613-7. 2000
  4. ncbi Asthma and gastroesophageal reflux disease: effect of long-term pantoprazole therapy
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:7657-60. 2005
  5. ncbi Controlled study using wireless capsule endoscopy for the evaluation of the small intestine in chronic refractory pouchitis
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:1311-6. 2007
  6. ncbi Mesalazine with or without cholestyramine in the treatment of microscopic colitis: randomized controlled trial
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:809-14. 2007
  7. ncbi Endoscopic appearance of GERD: putative role of cell proliferation
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 39:713-9. 2007
  8. pmc Long-term management of GERD in the elderly with pantoprazole
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Clin Interv Aging 2:85-92. 2007
  9. pmc Cell proliferation of esophageal squamous epithelium in erosive and non-erosive reflux disease
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 17:4496-502. 2011
  10. doi Clinical course of microscopic colitis in a single-center cohort study
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Crohns Colitis 5:218-21. 2011

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Publications48

  1. ncbi Dilated intercellular spaces as a marker of oesophageal damage: comparative results in gastro-oesophageal reflux disease with or without bile reflux
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 18:525-32. 2003
    ..The dilation of oesophageal intercellular spaces, clearly apparent in transmission electron microscopy images, is a marker of cellular damage induced by acid...
  2. ncbi Effect of omeprazole on symptoms and ultrastructural esophageal damage in acid bile reflux
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:1876-80. 2005
    ..To value whether omeprazole could induce the healing of DIS and regression of symptoms in patients with DGER...
  3. ncbi Pantoprazole, azithromycin and tinidazole: short duration triple therapy for eradication of Helicobacter pylori infection
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 14:1613-7. 2000
    ..Azithromycin is an acid-stable macrolide that achieves remarkably high concentrations in gastric tissue, persisting above the MIC90 for Helicobacter pylori over a period of 5-days, after a single 500 mg oral dose...
  4. ncbi Asthma and gastroesophageal reflux disease: effect of long-term pantoprazole therapy
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 11:7657-60. 2005
    ..To define the prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) in mild persistent asthma and to value the effect of pantoprazole therapy on asthmatic symptoms...
  5. ncbi Controlled study using wireless capsule endoscopy for the evaluation of the small intestine in chronic refractory pouchitis
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:1311-6. 2007
    ..Pouchitis is a common long-term complication after ileal pouch anal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis. Chronic refractory pouchitis is a treatment-resistant condition that affects 5-15% of patients...
  6. ncbi Mesalazine with or without cholestyramine in the treatment of microscopic colitis: randomized controlled trial
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:809-14. 2007
    ..Data about these conditions are mostly derived from retrospective studies. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the response to treatment and the clinical course of CC and LC in a large group of patients prospectively diagnosed...
  7. ncbi Endoscopic appearance of GERD: putative role of cell proliferation
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 39:713-9. 2007
    ..However, most of patients with heartburn/regurgitation have a non-erosive reflux disease. The reason for this heterogeneous impact of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease on oesophageal mucosa is unknown to date...
  8. pmc Long-term management of GERD in the elderly with pantoprazole
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Clin Interv Aging 2:85-92. 2007
    ..Clinical practice suggests that a low dose maintenance of PPIs should be used in older patients with GERD...
  9. pmc Cell proliferation of esophageal squamous epithelium in erosive and non-erosive reflux disease
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 17:4496-502. 2011
    ..To elucidate cell proliferation in erosive reflux disease (ERD) and non-erosive reflux disease (NERD), we evaluated markers in squamous epithelial cells...
  10. doi Clinical course of microscopic colitis in a single-center cohort study
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Crohns Colitis 5:218-21. 2011
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate the clinical course of microscopic colitis (MC) and to describe the morbidity evolution of the disease...
  11. pmc Esophageal cell proliferation in gastroesophageal reflux disease: clinical-morphological data before and after pantoprazole
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:936-41. 2009
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  12. ncbi High-dose probiotics for the treatment of active pouchitis
    Paolo Gionchetti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:2075-82; discussion 2082-4. 2007
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the efficacy of high-dose VSL#3 in the treatment of mildly active pouchitis...
  13. pmc Role of conventional therapies in the era of biological treatment in Crohn's disease
    Paolo Gionchetti
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 17:1797-806. 2011
    ..However, the large majority of patients with CD will be managed through conventional therapy, even if they are a prelude to biological therapy...
  14. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma arising in esophageal lichen planus
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 57:596-9. 2003
  15. ncbi Identification of mobile lipids in human cancer tissues by ex vivo diffusion edited HR-MAS MRS
    Valeria Righi
    Dipartimento di Biochimica G Moruzzi, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Oncol Rep 22:1493-6. 2009
    ..Furthermore, ex vivo high resolution spectroscopic measurements allow to improve the interpretation of in vivo Magnetic Resonance spectra, increasing its clinical potentiality...
  16. doi Biochemical alterations from normal mucosa to gastric cancer by ex vivo magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Carlo Calabrese
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Gastroenterologia, Universita di Bologna, Via G Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1386-95. 2008
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  17. doi Obscure gastrointestinal bleeding: single centre experience of capsule endoscopy
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 8:681-7. 2013
    ..9%) of cases. Capsule retention was noted in five patients (1.4%). In this study, CE was proven to be a safe, comfortable, and effective, with a high rate of accuracy for diagnosing OGIB. ..
  18. pmc Eviendep® reduces number and size of duodenal polyps in familial adenomatous polyposis patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Carlo Calabrese
    Carlo Calabrese, Chiara Praticò, Andrea Calafiore, Maurizio Coscia, Lorenzo Gentilini, Gilberto Poggioli, Paolo Gionchetti, Massimo Campieri, Fernando Rizzello, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche DIMEC, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 19:5671-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate if 3 mo oral supplementation with Eviendep® was able to reduce the number of duodenal polyps in familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA)...
  19. doi Functional magnetic resonance imaging study reveals differences in the habituation to psychological stress in patients with Crohn's disease versus healthy controls
    Alessandro Agostini
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Behav Med 36:477-87. 2013
    ..The inadequate habituation to stress that we found in patients could play a role in the relationship between stress and inflammatory exacerbations in CD. ..
  20. doi Brain functional changes in patients with ulcerative colitis: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study on emotional processing
    Alessandro Agostini
    Department of Psychology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:1769-77. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the brain emotional processing in UC patients compared to healthy people...
  21. ncbi HIV enteropathy: undescribed ultrastructural changes of duodenal mucosa and their regression after triple antiviral therapy. A case report
    Brandi Giovanni
    Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, L e A Seragnoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 50:617-22. 2005
  22. ncbi Urease-positive bacteria other than Helicobacter pylori in human gastric juice and mucosa
    Giovanni Brandi
    Institute of Haematology and Medical Oncology L e A Seragnoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:1756-61. 2006
    ..pylori infection. The aim of this study was to evaluate the presence of urease-positive bacteria other than H. pylori in gastric juice and mucosa in hypochlorhydric subjects...
  23. doi Short-term treatment with infliximab in chronic refractory pouchitis and ileitis
    C Calabrese
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Gastroenterologia, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 27:759-64. 2008
    ..Chronic refractory pouchitis is a long-term complication after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis and it may be associated with ileal inflammation...
  24. doi Potential role of the cannabinoid receptor CB in the pathogenesis of erosive and non-erosive gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    C Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 32:603-11. 2010
    ..The distribution of CB(1) receptors has been investigated in the human gastrointestinal mucosa, as expression of inflammatory process...
  25. ncbi Implications of antioxidant enzymes in human gastric neoplasms
    M Monari
    Dipartimento di Biochimica G Moruzzi, Facoltà Medicina Veterinaria, Universita di Bologna, I 40064 Ozzano Emilia, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 24:693-700. 2009
    ..Our results are important in enhancing the understanding of the role that these enzymes play in the promotion/suppression of the carcinogenesis cascade in human gastric mucosa...
  26. ncbi Complete remission of primary colon cancer in a metastatic patient treated with CPT-11 plus capecitabine
    G Brandi
    Institute of Hematology and Medical Oncology L and A Seragnoli, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 19:599-602. 2004
    ..The best treatment of patients with advanced colorectal cancer at the time of diagnosis is not well known, and the medical treatment is still unsatisfactory...
  27. ncbi Oral budesonide in the treatment of chronic refractory pouchitis
    P Gionchetti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:1231-6. 2007
    ..Pouchitis is the major long-term complication after ileal-pouch nal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis. Ten to 15% of patients develop a chronic pouchitis, either treatment responsive or treatment refractory...
  28. ncbi Molecular characterization of human gastric mucosa by HR-MAS magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    V Tugnoli
    Dipartimento di Biochimica G Moruzzi, I 40126 Bologna, Italy
    Int J Mol Med 14:1065-71. 2004
    ..Moreover, the full knowledge of the biochemical pattern of the healthy gastric tissues is the necessary presupposition for the application of magnetic resonance spectroscopy directly in vivo...
  29. ncbi Impact of surgery on the development of duodenal cancer in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis
    G Biasco
    Institute of Haemathology and Medical Oncology L and A Seràgnoli, Via Massarenti 9, 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1860-6. 2006
    ..We proposed to determine the frequency, natural history, cumulative risk, and risk factors of the precancerous duodenal lesions in a series of patients diagnosed in northern Italy...
  30. ncbi Superoxide dismutase in gastric adenocarcinoma: is it a clinical biomarker in the development of cancer?
    M Monari
    Dipartimento di Biochimica G Moruzzi, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Biomarkers 11:574-84. 2006
    ..The MnSOD to CuZnSOD activity ratio, and the ratio between these two isoforms and total SOD, presented in this preliminary study might be considered in the identification of cancerous from healthy control tissue...
  31. ncbi Cancer surveillance in ulcerative colitis: critical analysis of long-term prospective programme
    G Biasco
    Institute of Haematology and Oncology, L e A Seràgnoli and Interdipartimental Centre for Cancer Research G Prodi, University of Bologna, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 34:339-42. 2002
    ..Patients with longstanding ulcerative colitis are at increased risk of colorectal cancer. In the literature, no agreement has yet been reached regarding prevention strategies. Our report sums up a prospective study started in 1980...
  32. doi Rescue therapy: ciclosporin or infliximab?
    Fernando Rizzello
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Unit, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche DIMEC, Ospedale Sant Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, Bologna 40138, Italy
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 9:503-5. 2013
    ..A head-to-head study proposed by Laharie et al. failed to demonstrate the superiority of ciclosporin but confirmed the efficacy and safety of infliximab to control active disease and to maintain remission...
  33. ncbi Diffuse esophageal leiomyomatosis: case report and review
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 55:590-3. 2002
  34. ncbi Capsule endoscopy revealing small-intestinal lymphangiectasia and GI stromal tumor polyps in neurofibromatosis type 1
    Carlo Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:130-1; discussion 131. 2006
  35. ncbi Antibiotics and probiotics in treatment of inflammatory bowel disease
    Paolo Gionchetti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 12:3306-13. 2006
    ..Both antibiotics and probiotics appear to play a beneficial role in the treatment and prevention of pouchitis and further trials are warranted to fully quantify their clinical efficacy...
  36. ncbi Cell proliferation and ultrastructural changes of the duodenal mucosa of patients affected by familial adenomatous polyposis
    G Biasco
    Istituto di Ematologia ed Oncologia Medica L A Seragnoli, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Gastroenterologia, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Hum Pathol 35:622-6. 2004
    ..These abnormalities may be considered as intermediate biomarkers of neoplasia and potential surrogate endpoints in chemoprevention studies...
  37. ncbi Correlation between endoscopic features of gastric antrum, histology and Helicobacter pylori infection in adults
    C Calabrese
    Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Ital J Gastroenterol Hepatol 31:359-65. 1999
    ..The present prospective study has correlated this and other endoscopic features, defined by Sydney classification of gastritis, both to Helicobacter pylori presence and histological patterns...
  38. ncbi Circadian variations of rectal cell proliferation in patients affected by advanced colorectal cancer
    G Brandi
    Institute of Hematology and Medical Oncology L and A Seragnoli, pad 8, S Orsola Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Cancer Lett 208:193-6. 2004
    ..The study of the rhythmicity of the intestinal cells may be useful to modulate the infusion of antiproliferative agents to prevent damage of the normal colorectal mucosa...
  39. doi Ninety-six-hour wireless oesophageal pH monitoring following proton pump inhibitor administration in NERD patients
    C Calabrese
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:250-5. 2008
    ..Wireless pH capsules have circumvented some of the limitations of conventional catheter-based pH testing with the additional advantage of 96-h recording periods...
  40. pmc Impact of interferon therapy on the natural history of hepatitis C virus related cirrhosis
    A Gramenzi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Cardioangiologia ed Epatologia, , Bologna, Italy
    Gut 48:843-8. 2001
    ..Patients who achieved sustained aminotransferase normalisation survived and did not develop any complications during follow up...
  41. ncbi Omeprazole and ultrastructural modifications occurring in reflux esophagitis
    Carlo Calabrese
    Gastroenterology 122:837. 2002
  42. ncbi Survival in HIV-1-positve adults practicing psychological or spiritual activities for one year
    Annette L Fitzpatrick
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 13:18-20, 22-4. 2007
    ..To investigate associations between survival and use of psychological and spiritual activities practiced over 1 year in HIV-positive (HIV+) patients...
  43. ncbi Burden of illness in Italian patients with gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
    Franco Pacini
    Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi UO di Gastroenterologia, Florence, Italy
    Curr Med Res Opin 21:495-502. 2005
    ..This paper aims to describe the impact of heartburn on patients' health-related quality of life (HRQL) in Italy...
  44. ncbi Reversibility of GERD ultrastructural alterations and relief of symptoms after omeprazole treatment
    Carlo Calabrese
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Gastroenterologia, Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:537-42. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi Risk of duodenal adenomas in familial adenomatous polyposis to progress toward advanced neoplastic disease
    Guido Biasco
    J Clin Oncol 22:3835-6; author reply 3836-7. 2004
  46. ncbi Efficacy and safety of echinacea in treating upper respiratory tract infections in children: a randomized controlled trial
    James A Taylor
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington and Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Wash 98915 4920, USA
    JAMA 290:2824-30. 2003
    ..Echinacea is a widely used herbal remedy for treatment of upper respiratory tract infections (URIs). However, there are few data on the efficacy and safety of echinacea in treating URIs in children...
  47. ncbi Binaural beat technology in humans: a pilot study to assess psychologic and physiologic effects
    HELANE WAHBEH
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:25-32. 2007
    ..Listeners to binaural beat "hear" a beat at a frequency equal to the difference between the frequencies of the applied tones...
  48. doi Extramedullary myeloid tumour of the stomach and duodenum presenting without acute myeloblastic leukemia: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
    Enrico Derenzini
    Leuk Lymphoma 49:159-62. 2008