G Ceresini

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Affiliation: University of Parma
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Subclinical thyroid disease in elderly subjects
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics Endocrine Unit, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 81:31-6. 2010
  2. pmc Thyroid status and 6-year mortality in elderly people living in a mildly iodine-deficient area: the aging in the Chianti Area Study
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Geriatric Endocrine Unit, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:868-74. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Thyroid cancer incidence by histological type and related variants in a mildly iodine-deficient area of Northern Italy, 1998 to 2009
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Endocrine Unit, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Cancer 118:5473-80. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Mild thyroid hormone excess is associated with a decreased physical function in elderly men
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics Endocrine Unit, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Aging Male 14:213-9. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the circadian profile of peripheral plasma galanin concentrations in normal subjects
    G Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Parma, Italy
    Life Sci 70:2657-64. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided fine-needle capillary biopsy of thyroid nodules, coupled with on-site cytologic review, improves results
    G Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, School of Endocrinology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Thyroid 14:385-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of raloxifene on carotid blood flow resistance and endothelium-dependent vasodilation in postmenopausal women
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Via Don Bosco 2, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 167:121-7. 2003
  8. pmc Thyroid function abnormalities and cognitive impairment in elderly people: results of the Invecchiare in Chianti study
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Geriatrics, Endocrine Unit, University of Parma, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:89-93. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of estrogen therapy for 1 year on thyroid volume and thyroid nodules in postmenopausal women
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Menopause 15:326-31. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Estrogen receptor (ER)-beta, but not ER-alpha, is present in thyroid vessels: immunohistochemical evaluations in multinodular goiter and papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Thyroid 16:1215-20. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Subclinical thyroid disease in elderly subjects
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics Endocrine Unit, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 81:31-6. 2010
    ..Also, data of the Literature regarding the issue of the treatment of STD in relation to the age of the patient are reported...
  2. pmc Thyroid status and 6-year mortality in elderly people living in a mildly iodine-deficient area: the aging in the Chianti Area Study
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Geriatric Endocrine Unit, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:868-74. 2013
    ..To test the hypothesis that, in older adults, living in a mildly iodine-deficient area, thyroid dysfunction may be associated with mortality independent of potential confounders...
  3. doi request reprint Thyroid cancer incidence by histological type and related variants in a mildly iodine-deficient area of Northern Italy, 1998 to 2009
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Endocrine Unit, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Cancer 118:5473-80. 2012
    ..The incidence of thyroid cancer is increasing in several countries. However, the issue of whether this applies to all different histological types and related variants is poorly addressed...
  4. doi request reprint Mild thyroid hormone excess is associated with a decreased physical function in elderly men
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics Endocrine Unit, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Aging Male 14:213-9. 2011
    ..However, whether these effects are present in elderly subjects is not known. We explored the relationship between mild hyperthyroidism and physical function in a population-based sample of older persons...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the circadian profile of peripheral plasma galanin concentrations in normal subjects
    G Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Parma, Italy
    Life Sci 70:2657-64. 2002
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  6. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound-guided fine-needle capillary biopsy of thyroid nodules, coupled with on-site cytologic review, improves results
    G Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, School of Endocrinology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Thyroid 14:385-9. 2004
    ..We conclude that the combination of US guidance, capillary collection with no-aspiration technique, and on-site review of slides, characterizes an advantageous method for thyroid nodule fine-needle biopsy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of raloxifene on carotid blood flow resistance and endothelium-dependent vasodilation in postmenopausal women
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Via Don Bosco 2, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 167:121-7. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate no significant effects of raloxifene on either carotid blood flow resistance or brachial artery flow-mediated dilation in postmenopausal women...
  8. pmc Thyroid function abnormalities and cognitive impairment in elderly people: results of the Invecchiare in Chianti study
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Geriatrics, Endocrine Unit, University of Parma, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:89-93. 2009
    ..To investigate thyroid function testing abnormalities in older persons and to explore the relationship between thyroid dysfunction and cognition...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of estrogen therapy for 1 year on thyroid volume and thyroid nodules in postmenopausal women
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Menopause 15:326-31. 2008
    ..We evaluated changes in total thyroid volume and volume of thyroid nodules in postmenopausal women given either hormone therapy (HT) or no treatment in a 1-year observational follow-up...
  10. ncbi request reprint Estrogen receptor (ER)-beta, but not ER-alpha, is present in thyroid vessels: immunohistochemical evaluations in multinodular goiter and papillary thyroid carcinoma
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Thyroid 16:1215-20. 2006
    ..Estrogen receptors (ERs) have been demostrated in the vessel structures of several systems. Little is known on the presence of ERs in the thyroid vessels...
  11. ncbi request reprint A one-year follow-up on the effects of raloxifene on thyroid function in postmenopausal women
    Graziano Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Menopause 11:176-9. 2004
    ..Data on the long-term effects of RAL on thyroid physiology are scanty. We evaluated the effects of RAL administration for 1 year on thyroid function in osteopenic, postmenopausal women...
  12. doi request reprint The relationship between sex hormones, sex hormone binding globulin and peripheral artery disease in older persons
    M Maggio
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 225:469-74. 2012
    ..The protective effect of testosterone and sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) for diabetes in men suggests that the biological activity of sex hormones may affect PAD, especially in older populations...
  13. ncbi request reprint The hormonal pathway to cognitive impairment in older men
    M Maggio
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Nutr Health Aging 16:40-54. 2012
    ..Then, giving the contradictory data of the literature and the multi-factorial origin of dementia, we will introduce the hypothesis of multiple hormonal derangement as a better determinant of cognitive decline in older men...
  14. ncbi request reprint Vascular effects of raloxifene in post-menopausal women
    I Rebecchi
    University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 25:93-4. 2002
  15. ncbi request reprint Thyroid disease in the elderly: sex-related differences in clinical expression
    S Morganti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, Endocrine Metabolic Unit, University of Parma, 43100 Parma, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:101-4. 2005
    ..However, male sex may represent a risk factor for thyroid cancer in elderly population and this observation should be carefully considered in the evaluation of thyroid nodules in the elderly...
  16. doi request reprint Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and cognitive function in the elderly: The InCHIANTI Study
    G Valenti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Parma 43100, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:766-72. 2009
    ..004+/-0.002, p<0.03). Our data show a significant and positive association between DHEAS and cognitive function, assessed by MMSE test. Low DHEAS levels predict accelerated decline in MMSE score during the 3-yr follow-up period...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of thyroid function in outpatients affected by dementia
    S Morganti
    University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 25:69-70. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects of vitamin A administration on serum thyrotropin concentrations in healthy human subjects
    G Ceresini
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Metabolism 51:691-4. 2002
    ..These results suggest that TSH secretion is poorly affected by vit A administration in healthy human subjects; the data also indicate that any cooperation between T(3) and vit A is unlikely to occur in the regulation of TSH secretion...
  19. doi request reprint Can misdiagnosis in pre-operative FNAC of thyroid nodule influence surgical treatment?
    P Del Rio
    Unit of General Surgery and Organ Transplantation, Department of Surgical Science, University Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 34:345-8. 2011
    ..Pre-operative cytology in thyroid disease remains the most appropriate diagnostic test for defining the nature of a thyroid nodule before surgical excision...
  20. ncbi request reprint alpha-Glycerylphosphorylcholine administration increases the GH responses to GHRH of young and elderly subjects
    G P Ceda
    Chair of Gerontology and Geriatrics, University of Parma, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 24:119-21. 1992
    ..These findings confirm the observation that aged individuals respond less well to GHRH than younger subjects, and provides further evidence that increased cholinergic tone enhances GH release...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of the reduced activity of the GH-IGF-I axis in older men
    G P Ceda
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, 43100 Parma, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:96-100. 2005
    ..In conclusion, IGF-I is a pleiotropic hormone that in older persons may positively affect the cardiovascular system, the central nervous system and physical function...
  22. pmc Sex hormone binding globulin levels across the adult lifespan in women--the role of body mass index and fasting insulin
    M Maggio
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, School of Endocrinology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 31:597-601. 2008
    ..00039 to 0.00028). SHBG levels show an age-related U-shaped trajectory. These changes mirror the age-related changes in BMI and fasting insulin, suggesting that BMI and insulin negatively influence SHBG concentration...
  23. ncbi request reprint Acute psychosocial challenge and cardiac autonomic response in women: the role of estrogens, corticosteroids, and behavioral coping styles
    M Angeles Pico-Alfonso
    Department of Evolutionary and Functional Biology, Stress Physiology Laboratory, University of Parma, Italy
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:451-63. 2007
    ..Therefore, the objective assessment of the individual behavioral profile via the analysis of non-verbal communication patterns might represent a powerful tool for identifying subjects with higher risk of cardiac events...
  24. ncbi request reprint Secretion of alpha-subunit and intact gonadotropins after surgical and chemical castration
    G P Ceda
    Chair of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 22:179-82. 1990
    ..However, after LHRH analog treatment, alpha-subunit appears to be the sole secretory product of the gonadotroph...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cross fostering in mice: behavioral and physiological carry-over effects in adulthood
    A Bartolomucci
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Funzionale, Universita di Parma, Parma, Italy
    Genes Brain Behav 3:115-22. 2004
    ..These findings should be carefully evaluated when applying cross fostering procedure to laboratory animals...
  26. ncbi request reprint Individual housing induces altered immuno-endocrine responses to psychological stress in male mice
    A Bartolomucci
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Funzionale, Universita di Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 11A, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 28:540-58. 2003
    ..In fact, individually housed mice showed high behavioral arousal, as well as altered immuno-endocrine parameters, when challenged with mild psychological novelty-stress...
  27. ncbi request reprint Social status in mice: behavioral, endocrine and immune changes are context dependent
    A Bartolomucci
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Funzionale, Universita di Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 11A, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Physiol Behav 73:401-10. 2001
    ..Mice in all the other three social ranks showed no immune alterations. Therefore, the loss of an individual's social rank position seems a promising field of study to investigate the psychological impact of stressful events...
  28. ncbi request reprint Cardiac autonomic responses to intermittent social conflict in rats
    A Sgoifo
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Funzionale Sezione Fisiologia, Universita di Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 11 A, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Physiol Behav 73:343-9. 2001
    ..A possible explanation to this discrepancy could be the different degree of controllability characterizing the two social challenging situations...
  29. ncbi request reprint Consensus Document on substitution therapy with DHEA in the elderly
    Giorgio Valenti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Scienze Biomediche, Sezione Geriatria, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 18:277-300. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint Age at group formation alters behavior and physiology in male but not female CD-1 mice
    Alessandro Bartolomucci
    Dipartimento di Biologia Evolutiva e Funzionale, Universita di Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 11A, 43100, Italy
    Physiol Behav 82:425-34. 2004
    ..In conclusion, it is clear that mixing groups at different ages has profound effects on mouse behavior and physiology...
  31. pmc Metabolic consequences and vulnerability to diet-induced obesity in male mice under chronic social stress
    Alessandro Bartolomucci
    Department of Evolutionary and Functional Biology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    PLoS ONE 4:e4331. 2009
    ..Overall this study demonstrates that pre-clinical animal models offer a suitable tool for the investigation of the metabolic consequences of chronic stress exposure and associated psychopathologies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cardiac autonomic reactivity and salivary cortisol in men and women exposed to social stressors: relationship with individual ethological profile
    Andrea Sgoifo
    Department of Evolutionary and Functional Biology, University of Parma, Parco Area delle Science 11 A, Parma, Italy
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 27:179-88. 2003
    ..These results support the hypothesis of a close relationship between the degree of physiological arousal and the style of behavioral adaptation to social stressors...
  33. ncbi request reprint Update on new therapeutic options for the somatopause
    Gian Paolo Ceda
    Section of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, School of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Italy
    Acta Biomed 81:67-72. 2010
    ..In this paper we will review the current evidence related to the use of GH and/or GH-secretagogues in normal and pathological aging...
  34. ncbi request reprint Androgen deficiency in older men
    G Valenti
    Section of Geriatrics, Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Parma, Via Gramsi 14, 42100 Parma, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 59:43-9. 2007
    ..New compounds designed to target androgen receptors in specific tissues are promising options as anabolic agents...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pituitary function in chronic heart failure in the elderly
    G P Ceda
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 25:24-8. 2002
    ..The role of hormone replacement therapy needs to be verified in a population of elderly patients with heart failure...
  36. ncbi request reprint Preoperative PTH as a marker of risk for post-thyroidectomy hypocalcemia
    P Del Rio
    Department of Surgical Science, General Surgery and Organ Transplantation, Parma University Hospital, Parma, Italy
    Minerva Endocrinol 35:47-52. 2010
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Insulin-like growth factor 1 as a predictor of ischemic stroke outcome in the elderly
    Licia Denti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Section of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Am J Med 117:312-7. 2004
    ..To examine whether serum insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) and IGF binding protein 3 (IGFBP-3) concentrations, determined early after the onset of stroke, are predictive of clinical outcome in elderly patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect of DHEAS on skeletal muscle over the life span: the InCHIANTI study
    Giorgio Valenti
    Department of Geriatrics, University of Parma, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:466-72. 2004
    ..Using data from a representative sample of 558 men (20-95 years) we tested the hypothesis that circulating DHEAS is independently associated with muscle strength and mass...
  39. pmc Phosphodiesterase 8B gene variants are associated with serum TSH levels and thyroid function
    Lisette Arnaud-Lopez
    Laboratory of Genetics, National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 82:1270-80. 2008
    ..This would affect production of T4 and T3 and feedback to alter TSH release by the pituitary. PDE8B may thus provide a candidate target for the treatment of thyroid dysfunction...
  40. pmc A common variation in deiodinase 1 gene DIO1 is associated with the relative levels of free thyroxine and triiodothyronine
    Vijay Panicker
    Henry Wellcome Laboratories for Integrative Neurosciences and Endocrinology, University of Bristol, Dorothy Hodgkin Building, Whitson Street, Bristol BS1 3NY, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:3075-81. 2008
    ..We aimed to thoroughly examine the role of common variation across the three deiodinase genes in relation to thyroid hormones...
  41. pmc Relationship between low levels of anabolic hormones and 6-year mortality in older men: the aging in the Chianti Area (InCHIANTI) study
    Marcello Maggio
    National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, NIA Clinical Research Branch at Harbor Hospital, 3001 S Hanover Street, Baltimore, MD 21225, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2249-54. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that in older men a parallel age-associated decline in bioavailable testosterone, IGF-1, and DHEA-S secretion is associated with higher mortality independent of potential confounders...