G Crepaldi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sarcopenia and osteoporosis: A hazardous duet
    G Crepaldi
    University of Padua, CNR Center on Aging, Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:66-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibitors and their role in Type 2 diabetes management
    G Crepaldi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:610-4. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis and body composition
    G Crepaldi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Section, University of Padua, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:42-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic link between osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease
    G Crepaldi
    CNR Aging Section, Institute of Neuroscience, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:2-5. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Long-term persistence of low bone density in orthotopic liver transplantation
    S Giannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua and National Research Council, Centre for Aging Studies of Padua, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 11:417-24. 2000
  6. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome, incidence of diabetes and mortality among the elderly: the Italian Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    M Noale
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 38:135-41. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Diabetes as a risk factor for cognitive decline in older patients
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Section, Padua, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:24-33. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint High plasma insulin and lipids profile in older individuals: the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    S Maggi
    National Research Council Center on Aging, University of Padua, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M236-42. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and metabolic syndrome in the elderly: results from the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    A Buja
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:297-307. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Lumbar osteoarthritis, bone mineral density, and quantitative ultrasound
    L Dalle Carbonare
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Aging (Milano) 12:360-5. 2000

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Sarcopenia and osteoporosis: A hazardous duet
    G Crepaldi
    University of Padua, CNR Center on Aging, Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:66-8. 2005
    ..Mechanisms being studied include physical inactivity, oxidative stress, chronic inflammation and general changes in body composition...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibitors and their role in Type 2 diabetes management
    G Crepaldi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:610-4. 2007
    ..Lastly, they have substantial advantages with respect to other anti-diabetic drugs, since they involve a low risk of hypoglycemia and do not affect body weight...
  3. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis and body composition
    G Crepaldi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Section, University of Padua, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:42-7. 2007
    ..The overall effect of leptin on bone results from a balance between negative central effects and positive direct peripheral effects, according to serum leptin levels...
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic link between osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease
    G Crepaldi
    CNR Aging Section, Institute of Neuroscience, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:2-5. 2009
    ..Dyslipidemia, oxidative stress, inflammation, hyperhomocystinemia are associated to bone remodeling impairment and to the atherosclerotic process and might explain, in part, the co-existence of osteoporosis and CVD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Long-term persistence of low bone density in orthotopic liver transplantation
    S Giannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua and National Research Council, Centre for Aging Studies of Padua, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 11:417-24. 2000
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  6. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome, incidence of diabetes and mortality among the elderly: the Italian Longitudinal Study of Ageing
    M Noale
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padua, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 38:135-41. 2012
    ..To investigate whether or not the metabolic syndrome (MetS) can predict the incidence of diabetes and all-cause mortality among elderly subjects...
  7. doi request reprint Diabetes as a risk factor for cognitive decline in older patients
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Section, Padua, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:24-33. 2009
    ..To assess the role of type 2 diabetes as a risk factor for cognitive decline among elderly people...
  8. ncbi request reprint High plasma insulin and lipids profile in older individuals: the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    S Maggi
    National Research Council Center on Aging, University of Padua, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M236-42. 2001
    ..This study investigates the relationships of fasting plasma insulin and selected metabolic and biological risk factors in an aged population...
  9. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and metabolic syndrome in the elderly: results from the Italian longitudinal study on aging
    A Buja
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:297-307. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the association between alcohol consumption and the prevalence and incidence of MS, as well as its components in a large sample of Italian elderly people...
  10. ncbi request reprint Lumbar osteoarthritis, bone mineral density, and quantitative ultrasound
    L Dalle Carbonare
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Aging (Milano) 12:360-5. 2000
    ..Consequently, other strategies should be performed such as evaluation of the hip and also measurement of the heel by ultrasound, which could be an interesting approach in these cases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physical disability among older Italians with diabetes. The ILSA study
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Center on Aging, c o Clinica Medica 1 o, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Diabetologia 47:1957-62. 2004
    ..We studied the role of diabetic complications and comorbidity in the association between diabetes and disability in the elderly...
  12. doi request reprint Osteoporosis risk in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the EOLO study
    S Maggi
    CNR Aging Branch, Institute of Neuroscience, Padua, Italy
    J Clin Densitom 12:345-52. 2009
    ..In COPD patients the risk of osteoporosis is high, in particular at severe stages of the disease, but seems to be due to traditional risk factors, such as older age, female gender, low BMI, history of smoking and fractures, GC treatment...
  13. ncbi request reprint Vertebral morphometry by X-ray absorptiometry before and after liver transplant: a cross-sectional study
    S Giannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova and National Research Council, Centre for Aging Studies, Padova, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:1201-7. 2001
    ..To evaluate bone density and fracture prevalence in patients with end-stage liver diseases (ESLD) awaiting liver transplant and in orthotopic liver-transplant (OLTx) recipients by using dual energy X-ray absorptiometry...
  14. doi request reprint A multicenter survey on profile of care for hip fracture: predictors of mortality and disability
    S Maggi
    Leonardo Foundation Abano Terme, Section on Aging, Padova, Institute of Neuroscience, CNR, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 21:223-31. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Quantitative ultrasound calcaneous measurements: normative data for the Italian population. the ESOPO study
    S Maggi
    CNR Aging Branch, IN, University of Padua, Italy
    J Clin Densitom 10:340-6. 2007
    ..0% in BUA, 0.8% in SOS, and 9.1% in SI from 60 to 79 yr were detected for females, whereas no significant changes with age in males were observed. Our data show lower QUS values for women, and a decline at a greater rate than in men...
  16. ncbi request reprint Levels and physicochemical properties of lipoprotein subclasses in moderate hypertriglyceridemia
    E Manzato
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Padua, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 219:57-65. 1993
    ..71; P = 0.0006) and the plasma triglyceride levels are related to LDL peak effluent volume (r = 0.74; P = 0.0002) and to LDL peak size (r = -0.95; P < 0.0001).(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of extracranial carotid artery lesions at duplex in primary aldosteronism
    G Rossi
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Padua, University Hospital, Padova, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 6:8-14. 1993
    ..Thus, at variance with renovascular hypertension, primary aldosteronism is not associated with an excess prevalence of carotid artery lesions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Quantitative heel ultrasound in a population-based study in Italy and its relationship with fracture history: the ESOPO study
    S Maggi
    CNR Aging Branch, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 17:237-44. 2006
    ..These results confirm the suitability of US measurements as a tool for detecting individuals at risk of fractures...
  19. doi request reprint Lipid risk factors among elderly with normal fasting glucose, impaired fasting glucose and type 2 diabetes mellitus. The Italian longitudinal study on aging
    M Noale
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 23:220-6. 2013
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the relationship among plasma lipids, lipoproteins, other metabolic factors in the three groups, and their role in predicting total fatal events...
  20. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis among Italian women at risk: the OSTEOLAB study
    M Noale
    Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Branch, Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    J Nutr Health Aging 16:529-33. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify women at high risk of having osteoporosis according to the clinical judgment of their General Practitioners, but without a previous diagnosis of osteoporosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Excess prevalence of extracranial carotid artery lesions in renovascular hypertension
    G P Rossi
    Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Padua, University Hospital, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 5:8-15. 1992
    ..01). Thus, for the same demographic features and overall cardiovascular risk profile, renovascular hypertension carries a more detrimental effect on the carotid artery than primary hypertension...
  22. ncbi request reprint Plasma lipoproteins, apoproteins and cardiovascular disease in type 2 diabetic patients. A nine-year follow-up study
    G Roselli della Rovere
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 13:46-51. 2003
    ..To evaluate the role of lipoprotein abnormalities as risk factors for macroangiopathy in Type 2 diabetes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Review article: the metabolic syndrome--a chronic cardiovascular inflammatory condition
    A Zambon
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:20-3. 2005
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  24. ncbi request reprint Persistently increased bone turnover and low bone density in long-term survivors to kidney transplantation
    S Giannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Clin Nephrol 56:353-63. 2001
    ..There are few data on the long-term outcome of bone health in renal transplant recipients. We wanted to evaluate the prevalence of osteoporosis and related clinical fractures in long-term survivals to kidney transplantation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chondrocalcinosis in Italian subjects from northeastern Italy. The Pro.V.A. (PROgetto Veneto Anziani) study
    R Ramonda
    Cattedra e Divisione di Reumatologia, Dipartmento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:981-4. 2009
    ..To undertake an epidemiological survey of the prevalence of radiological chondrocalcinosis (CC) of the lower limbs in the elderly Italian population of the Pro.V.A. study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of moderate dietary protein restriction in patients with idiopathic hypercalciuria and calcium nephrolithiasis
    S Giannini
    Division of Nephrology, University of Padova and the National Research Council Centre for Aging Studies of Padova, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:267-71. 1999
    ..High dietary protein intake is a potential risk factor for nephrolithiasis because of its capacity to increase urinary calcium and to facilitate lithogenesis through many other mechanisms...
  27. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and cardiovascular risk factors in older lifelong wine drinkers: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    E Perissinotto
    Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 20:647-55. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between different levels of current alcohol consumption and cardiovascular risk factors in a representative sample of elderly Italian men, mainly wine drinkers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic hypercalciuria: O2(-)NO relationship and altered bone metabolism
    L Calo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Università di Padova ed Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 23:78-83. 2000
    ..A possible interaction of NO with O2-, which breaks down NO, and the role of this interaction in the pathophysiology of IH is discussed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of lercanidipine compared with ramipril on albumin excretion rate in hypertensive Type 2 diabetic patients with microalbuminuria: DIAL study (diabete, ipertensione, albuminuria, lercanidipina)
    M Dalla Vestra
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Clinica Medica I, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Diabetes Nutr Metab 17:259-66. 2004
    ..Indeed, both lercanidipine and ramipril treatments resulted in a significant reduction in AER without a statistically significant difference between the two groups...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prevalence rate of urinary incontinence in community-dwelling elderly individuals: the Veneto study
    S Maggi
    Center on Aging, National Research Council, Padova, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M14-8. 2001
    ..The objectives of the present work were to estimate the prevalence of UI in a community-based population of elderly Italians and to determine the associated physical, social, and psychological factors...
  31. ncbi request reprint Which is the eligible patient to be treated with pioglitazone? The expert view
    A Avogaro
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 34:781-7. 2011
    ..Attention should be given to possible side effects relating to class effects of TZD, and selection of appropriate patients to be prescribed pioglitazone will enable optimum benefits to be derived from pioglitazone treatment...
  32. ncbi request reprint Alendronate prevents further bone loss in renal transplant recipients
    S Giannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    J Bone Miner Res 16:2111-7. 2001
    ..The association of calcitriol to this therapy seems to be advantageous for better controlling the complex abnormalities of skeletal metabolism encountered in these subjects...
  33. doi request reprint The METABOLIC Study: multidimensional assessment of health and functional status in older patients with type 2 diabetes taking oral antidiabetic treatment
    S Maggi
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Branch, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Diabetes Metab 39:236-43. 2013
    ..The objective of the METABOLIC Study was to evaluate overall health status, with particular focus on assessment of functional status of older patients taking oral antidiabetic drug (OAD) treatment...
  34. doi request reprint Vitamin K, bone fractures, and vascular calcifications in chronic kidney disease: an important but poorly studied relationship
    M Fusaro
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Medica 1, University of Padua, Policlinico IV piano, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 34:317-23. 2011
    ..This analysis could be of help in planning investigations of Vitamin K status and its possible supplementation in CKD patients to avert fragility fractures and VC...
  35. ncbi request reprint Relevance of hepatic lipase to the metabolism of triacylglycerol-rich lipoproteins
    A Zambon
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Medica 1, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Biochem Soc Trans 31:1070-4. 2003
    ..e. LDL-cholesterol levels), as well as by the genetic regulation of other enzymes involved in lipoprotein metabolism...
  36. ncbi request reprint Silybin-beta-cyclodextrin in the treatment of patients with diabetes mellitus and alcoholic liver disease. Efficacy study of a new preparation of an anti-oxidant agent
    F Lirussi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Diabetes Nutr Metab 15:222-31. 2002
    ..To study this, we assessed the effect of a new oral formulation of an antioxidant agent - silybin-beta-cyclodextrin (named IBI/S) - in patients with chronic alcoholic liver disease and concomitant T2DM...
  37. ncbi request reprint Dementia and disability: impact on mortality. The Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    M Noale
    CNR Center on Aging of the Italian National Research Council, Clinica Medica 1o, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, I 35128 Padua, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 16:7-14. 2003
    ..68, CI = 0.43-1.08) and dementia (HR 2.07, CI = 1.62-2.66). These data provide evidence that dementia per se, independently from physical disability, is a strong predictor of death in the elderly...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect of age, weight and lifestyle factors on calcaneal quantitative ultrasound in premenopausal women: the ESOPO study
    S Adami
    Riabilitazione Reumatologica, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Calcif Tissue Int 74:317-21. 2004
    ..These findings should help to identify premenopausal women at risk and to design an early strategy for osteoporosis prevention based on eliminating modifiable risks...
  39. ncbi request reprint Association of quantitative heel ultrasound with history of osteoporotic fractures in elderly men: the ESOPO study
    M Varenna
    Dipartimento di Reumatologia, Istituto Ortopedico Gaetano Pini, University of Milan, Via G Pini 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 16:1749-54. 2005
    ..The strength of the association between QUS measurement and fracture is similar to that observed in elderly women...
  40. ncbi request reprint Hearing in the elderly: a population study
    A Martini
    Servizio di Audiologia, , Italy
    Audiology 40:285-93. 2001
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Depressive symptoms, vascular risk factors and mild cognitive impairment. The Italian longitudinal study on aging
    Francesco Panza
    Department of Geriatrics, Center for Aging Brain, Memory Unit, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:336-46. 2008
    ..We evaluated the impact of depressive symptoms on the rate of incident mild cognitive impairment (MCI) after a 3.5-year follow-up, and we assessed the interaction between depressive symptoms and vascular risk factors for incident MCI...
  42. ncbi request reprint Increased myeloperoxidase index and large unstained cell values can predict the neutropenia phase of cancer patients treated with standard dose chemotherapy
    A Bononi
    Medical Oncology Unit, Regional Hospital of Rovigo, Rovigo, Italy
    Cytometry 46:92-7. 2001
    ..The lymphocyte number may be regarded as a parameter of risk of fever after day 5 of chemotherapy and the number of blood CD34+ cells may be predicted by LUC count...
  43. ncbi request reprint Na/H and Li/Na exchange in red blood cells of normotensive and hypertensive patients with insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM)
    A Semplicini
    Institutes of Medicina Clinica and Medicina Interna, University of Padova, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 2:174-7. 1989
    ..21, n = 29). In conclusion this work confirms that Na/H and Li/Na CTT are function modes of the same transporter and that an increased activity of Na/H CTT might play a role in the blood pressure increase in IDDM...