Alessandro Cicolin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Turin
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Tooth loss and obstructive sleep apnoea
    Caterina Bucca
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Turin, Italy
    Respir Res 7:8. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Sexual behaviors during sleep associated with polysomnographically confirmed parasomnia overlap disorder
    Alessandro Cicolin
    Sleep Disorder Center, Department of Neurosciences, University of Turin, Italy
    Sleep Med 12:523-8. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus on sleep architecture in parkinsonian patients
    Alessandro Cicolin
    Sleep Medicine Center, Neurologic Clinic II, Department of Neurosciences, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Sleep Med 5:207-10. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of levetiracetam on nocturnal sleep and daytime vigilance in healthy volunteers
    Alessandro Cicolin
    Sleep Disorder Center, Department of Neurosciences, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:82-5. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Exhaled nitric oxide (FENO) in non-pulmonary diseases
    Caterina Bucca
    Department of Clinical Pathophysiology, University of Turin, Italy
    J Breath Res 6:027104. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Increased oral nitric oxide in obstructive sleep apnoea
    Beatrice Culla
    Biomedical Science and Human Oncology, Internal Medicine V, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Respir Med 104:316-20. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and obstructive sleep apnea
    Alessandro Cicolin
    Department of Neurosciences, Sleep Medicine Center, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:53-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Diuretics in obstructive sleep apnea with diastolic heart failure
    Caterina B Bucca
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Turin, Via Lamarmora 41, 10128 Turin, Italy
    Chest 132:440-6. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Clinical and functional prediction of moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea
    Caterina Bucca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Oncologia Umana, Universita di Torino, Italia
    Clin Respir J 5:219-26. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Taylor's focal cortical dysplasia increases the risk of sleep-related epilepsy
    Lino Nobili
    Claudio Munari Epilepsy Surgery Center, Sleep Medicine Center, Ospedale Niguarda Ca Granda, Piazza Ospedale Maggiore, 320162 Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 50:2599-604. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Tooth loss and obstructive sleep apnoea
    Caterina Bucca
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Turin, Italy
    Respir Res 7:8. 2006
    ..Complete tooth loss (edentulism) produces anatomical changes that may impair upper airway size and function. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether edentulism favours the occurrence of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA)...
  2. doi request reprint Sexual behaviors during sleep associated with polysomnographically confirmed parasomnia overlap disorder
    Alessandro Cicolin
    Sleep Disorder Center, Department of Neurosciences, University of Turin, Italy
    Sleep Med 12:523-8. 2011
    ..The parasomnia defense, including sleepsex, was accepted by the Court and the patient was acquitted. This is an unprecedented report of SBS in patients with PSG-confirmed POD and of SBS documented during video-PSG...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus on sleep architecture in parkinsonian patients
    Alessandro Cicolin
    Sleep Medicine Center, Neurologic Clinic II, Department of Neurosciences, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Sleep Med 5:207-10. 2004
    ..STN DBS seems to be an effective therapeutic option for the treatment of advanced Parkinson's disease because it improves the cardinal symptoms and also seems to improve sleep architecture...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of levetiracetam on nocturnal sleep and daytime vigilance in healthy volunteers
    Alessandro Cicolin
    Sleep Disorder Center, Department of Neurosciences, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:82-5. 2006
    ..To study the effect of levetiracetam (LEV) on sleep, at full doses but without the interference of epilepsy, we investigated the sleep architecture and daytime vigilance in healthy adults after 3 weeks of treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Exhaled nitric oxide (FENO) in non-pulmonary diseases
    Caterina Bucca
    Department of Clinical Pathophysiology, University of Turin, Italy
    J Breath Res 6:027104. 2012
    ..The purpose of the present review is to highlight the current literature investigating the use of F(E)NO in the diagnosis and management of non-pulmonary diseases...
  6. doi request reprint Increased oral nitric oxide in obstructive sleep apnoea
    Beatrice Culla
    Biomedical Science and Human Oncology, Internal Medicine V, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    Respir Med 104:316-20. 2010
    ..Increased exhaled nitric oxide (FENO), an airway inflammation marker, has been reported in OSA patients. We propose the measure of NO in the oral cavity (oNO) as marker of oropharyngeal inflammation in OSA...
  7. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and obstructive sleep apnea
    Alessandro Cicolin
    Department of Neurosciences, Sleep Medicine Center, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Mayo Clin Proc 81:53-5. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that ACE inhibitor treatment may contribute to OSA by inducing upper airway inflammation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Diuretics in obstructive sleep apnea with diastolic heart failure
    Caterina B Bucca
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Turin, Via Lamarmora 41, 10128 Turin, Italy
    Chest 132:440-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate if intensive unloading with diuretics improves sleep-disordered breathing and increases pharyngeal caliber in patients with severe OSA and diastolic heart failure...
  9. doi request reprint Clinical and functional prediction of moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea
    Caterina Bucca
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Oncologia Umana, Universita di Torino, Italia
    Clin Respir J 5:219-26. 2011
    ..Upper airway inflammation and narrowing are characteristics of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA). Inflammatory markers have been found to be increased in exhaled breath and induced sputum of patients with OSA...
  10. doi request reprint Taylor's focal cortical dysplasia increases the risk of sleep-related epilepsy
    Lino Nobili
    Claudio Munari Epilepsy Surgery Center, Sleep Medicine Center, Ospedale Niguarda Ca Granda, Piazza Ospedale Maggiore, 320162 Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 50:2599-604. 2009
    ..To analyze the topography of the epileptogenic zone (EZ) and the etiologic substrate as risk factors for sleep-related focal epilepsy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Obstructive sleep apnea, depression, and oral status in elderly occupants of residential homes
    Gianfranco Gassino
    Department of Biomedical Science and Human Oncology, School of Dentistry, University of Turin, Italy
    Int J Prosthodont 18:316-22. 2005
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  12. pmc Multicenter case-control study on restless legs syndrome in multiple sclerosis: the REMS study
    Mauro Manconi
    Sleep Disorders Center, Scientific Institute and Ospedale San Raffaele, Via Stamira d Ancona 20, 20127 Milan, Italy
    Sleep 31:944-52. 2008
    ..To verify the existence of a symptomatic form of restless legs syndrome (RLS) secondary to multiple sclerosis (MS) and to identify possible associated risk factors...