G Fabbrini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Levodopa-induced dyskinesias
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 22:1379-89; quiz 1523. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Tardive dyskinesias in the elderly
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:S19-23. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Soluble and controlled-release preparations of levodopa: do we really need them?
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 257:S292-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Pramipexole in Parkinson's disease. A short-term study using the combined levodopa-dopamine agonist test
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurosciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Funct Neurol 17:199-201. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of progressive supranuclear palsy. ESGAP Consortium. European Study Group on Atypical Parkinsonisms
    N Vanacore
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 22:101-3. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased expression of dopamine receptors on lymphocytes in Parkinson's disease
    P Barbanti
    Department of Neurosciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 14:764-71. 1999
  7. doi request reprint Lack of LTP-like plasticity in primary motor cortex in Parkinson's disease
    A Suppa
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Sapienza, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Exp Neurol 227:296-301. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Donepezil in the treatment of progressive supranuclear palsy
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome
    Acta Neurol Scand 103:123-5. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Reduced density of dopamine D2-like receptors on peripheral blood lymphocytes in Alzheimer's disease
    P Barbanti
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Università La Sapienza 00161, Rome, Italy
    Mech Ageing Dev 120:65-75. 2000
  10. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging in patients with primary cervical dystonia and in patients with blepharospasm
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neuromed Institute IRCCS, La Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 15:185-9. 2008

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Publications61

  1. ncbi request reprint Levodopa-induced dyskinesias
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 22:1379-89; quiz 1523. 2007
    ..New rating measures to assess severity and disability related to dyskinesia are in the process of development and clinimetric testing...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tardive dyskinesias in the elderly
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:S19-23. 2001
    ..Data are accumulating to show that this is likely to be true also in older patients...
  3. doi request reprint Soluble and controlled-release preparations of levodopa: do we really need them?
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 257:S292-7. 2010
    ..New dual formulations incorporating both a faster absorption and an increased half-life than standard levodopa are currently under study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pramipexole in Parkinson's disease. A short-term study using the combined levodopa-dopamine agonist test
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurosciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Funct Neurol 17:199-201. 2002
    ..The main effect of pramipexole in fluctuating parkinsonian patients is an increased duration of the on phase...
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of progressive supranuclear palsy. ESGAP Consortium. European Study Group on Atypical Parkinsonisms
    N Vanacore
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 22:101-3. 2001
    ..The significance of this association is still not clear. We have performed a case-control study on 58 PSP cases, 116 hospital controls and 58 population controls...
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased expression of dopamine receptors on lymphocytes in Parkinson's disease
    P Barbanti
    Department of Neurosciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 14:764-71. 1999
    ..The increased density of D1-like and D2-like receptors on PBL in de novo PD patients may represent an upregulation mechanism resulting from the diffuse impairment of the dopaminergic system in PD...
  7. doi request reprint Lack of LTP-like plasticity in primary motor cortex in Parkinson's disease
    A Suppa
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Sapienza, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Exp Neurol 227:296-301. 2011
    ..In PD patients with and without LIDs, on and off therapy iTBS fails to increase MEP responses. This finding suggests lack of iTBS-induced LTP-like plasticity in M1 in PD regardless of patients' clinical features...
  8. ncbi request reprint Donepezil in the treatment of progressive supranuclear palsy
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome
    Acta Neurol Scand 103:123-5. 2001
    ..To evaluate the effect of 3 month therapy with donepezil, a centrally acting cholinesterase inhibitor, on cognitive performances, motor function and daily living activities in progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reduced density of dopamine D2-like receptors on peripheral blood lymphocytes in Alzheimer's disease
    P Barbanti
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Università La Sapienza 00161, Rome, Italy
    Mech Ageing Dev 120:65-75. 2000
    ..Our findings support the hypothesis of an involvement of dopamine in AD, even in those patients with no evidence of Parkinsonism, behavioral abnormalities or psychosis...
  10. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging in patients with primary cervical dystonia and in patients with blepharospasm
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neuromed Institute IRCCS, La Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 15:185-9. 2008
    ..The abnormal DTI findings in patients with CD suggest the presence of brain ultrastructural changes in adult-onset primary CD...
  11. doi request reprint Somatosensory temporal discrimination threshold may help to differentiate patients with multiple system atrophy from patients with Parkinson's disease
    L Rocchi
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 20:714-9. 2013
    ..Possible differences between the two groups may help to differentiate MSA-P from PD...
  12. doi request reprint Dopamine influences primary motor cortex plasticity and dorsal premotor-to-motor connectivity in Parkinson's disease
    A Suppa
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Cereb Cortex 20:2224-33. 2010
    ..PMd-rTMS reduced the attention-induced MEP facilitation. We conclude that in addition to abnormal M1 plasticity, the reduced MEP facilitation in PD also reflects altered PMd-to-M1 connectivity...
  13. doi request reprint Electrical activation of the orbicularis oculi muscle does not increase the effectiveness of botulinum toxin type A in patients with blepharospasm
    A Conte
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 17:449-55. 2010
    ..The second aim was to assess the safety of BonT-A by investigating whether BonT-A injection alters the excitability of blink reflex circuits in the brainstem...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dopamine and migraine: does Parkinson's disease modify migraine course?
    P Barbanti
    Department of Neurosciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Cephalalgia 20:720-3. 2000
    ..Possible explanations include a prolonged prophylactic effect by chronic dopaminergic therapy or a positive effect of PD pathophysiology, namely nigral degeneration, on migraine mechanisms...
  15. doi request reprint Craniocervical dystonia: clinical and pathophysiological features
    C Colosimo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 17:15-21. 2010
    ..The best treatment for craniocervical dystonia is botulinum toxin injected into the overactive muscles...
  16. ncbi request reprint The tau gene in progressive supranuclear palsy: exclusion of mutations in coding exons and exon 10 splice sites, and identification of a new intronic variant of the disease-associated H1 haplotype in Italian cases
    V Bonifati
    Department of Neurosciences, La Sapienza University, Roma, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 274:61-5. 1999
    ..Although a pathogenic role cannot be entirely excluded, +39deltaG is likely to be a rare polymorphism that may be in linkage disequilibrium with a biologically relevant locus inside or near to the tau gene...
  17. doi request reprint Somatosensory temporal discrimination in patients with primary focal dystonia
    A Scontrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 80:1315-9. 2009
    ..To determine whether somatosensory temporal discrimination will reliably detect subclinical sensory impairment in patients with various forms of primary focal dystonia...
  18. doi request reprint Pathophysiology of pain and fatigue in Parkinson's disease
    A Berardelli
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:S226-8. 2012
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  19. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin A modulates afferent fibers in neurogenic detrusor overactivity
    A Conte
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 19:725-32. 2012
    ..In this study, we investigated whether BoNT/A improves detrusor overactivity by modulating bladder afferent activity...
  20. doi request reprint Camptocormia in Parkinson disease: an epidemiological and clinical study
    D Tiple
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 80:145-8. 2009
    ..Camptocormia is an abnormal flexion of the thoracolumbar spine during standing and walking that abates in the recumbent position...
  21. doi request reprint Autonomic cardiovascular function and baroreflex sensitivity in patients with cervical dystonia receiving treatment with botulinum toxin type A
    D Tiple
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neuromed Institute IRCCS, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale dell Universita, 30, 00185 Roma, Italy
    J Neurol 255:843-7. 2008
    ..To investigate possible changes in autonomic cardiovascular regulation and cardiopulmonary baroreflex sensitivity in patients with primary cervical dystonia receiving chronic treatment with botulinum toxin type A...
  22. ncbi request reprint Excessive daytime somnolence in Parkinson's disease. Follow-up after 1 year of treatment
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Viale dell Universita 30, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:178-9. 2003
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  23. doi request reprint A transverse and longitudinal MR imaging voxel-based morphometry study in patients with primary cervical dystonia
    P Pantano
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 32:81-4. 2011
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate GM volumes in patients with CD at baseline and 5 years later...
  24. doi request reprint Onset and spread of dyskinesias and motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neuromed Institute, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 24:2091-6. 2009
    ..In this group, clinical examination yielded a significantly different distribution of LID and motor symptoms. These findings suggest that the onset and spread of LID and motor symptoms may follow different anatomical patterns...
  25. doi request reprint Fatigue in Parkinson's disease: motor or non-motor symptom?
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:148-52. 2013
    ..Neuroimaging studies show that fatigue is associated with an involvement of non-dopaminergic or extrastriatal dopaminergic pathways. It is conceivable that both motor and non-motor mechanisms underlie the pathophysiology of fatigue...
  26. ncbi request reprint Migraine patients show an increased density of dopamine D3 and D4 receptors on lymphocytes
    P Barbanti
    Department of Neuroscience, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Cephalalgia 20:15-9. 2000
    ..These findings support the view that dopamine D2-like receptors are involved in the determination of the so-called migraine trait, which may help to elucidate several clinical features of the disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint A large Italian family with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome: clinical study and analysis of the SLITRK1 gene
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neuromed Institute, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 22:2229-34. 2007
    ..The negative results of the SLITRK1 analysis point to genetic heterogeneity in TS...
  28. doi request reprint Observational study of sleep-related disorders in Italian patients with Parkinson's disease: usefulness of the Italian version of Parkinson's disease sleep scale
    M T Pellecchia
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Naples, Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:689-94. 2012
    ..Daytime sleepiness, depressive symptoms and disease severity correlate with sleep disturbances in Italian PD patients. The PDSS is a valid and reliable tool to evaluate sleep disturbances in Italian patients...
  29. doi request reprint Non-motor symptoms in atypical and secondary parkinsonism: the PRIAMO study
    Carlo Colosimo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 257:5-14. 2010
    ..Atypical parkinsonism patients also reported a low QoL, with no significant differences among the different forms, whereas PD and VP patients had a better QoL...
  30. ncbi request reprint No clinical or neurophysiological evidence of botulinum toxin diffusion to non-injected muscles in patients with hemifacial spasm
    C Lorenzano
    Department of Neurosciences and Institute Neuromed IRCCS, University of Rome La Sapienza, Roma, Italy
    Neurotox Res 9:141-4. 2006
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of multiple system atrophy. ESGAP Consortium. European Study Group on Atypical Parkinsonisms
    N Vanacore
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 22:97-9. 2001
    ..We have performed a case-control study on 73 MSA cases, 146 hospital controls and 73 population controls...
  32. ncbi request reprint Migraine and the extrapyramidal system
    P Barbanti
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Cephalalgia 22:2-11. 2002
    ..On the other hand, the involvement of EPS in migraine may reflect its more general role in the processing of nociceptive information and/or may be part of the complex behavioural adaptive response that characterizes migraine...
  33. ncbi request reprint Unilateral cranial autonomic symptoms in migraine
    P Barbanti
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Cephalalgia 22:256-9. 2002
    ..These findings could have therapeutic implications, given the potential large-scale recruitment of peripheral neurovascular 5-HT(1B/1D) receptors (the target of acute migraine treatment) in such patients...
  34. ncbi request reprint Drug Insight: new drugs in development for Parkinson's disease
    Carlo Colosimo
    University Department of Neurosciences University of Rome, La Sapienza, Italy
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 2:600-10. 2006
    ..In this Review, we discuss the numerous drugs in development that target the primary motor disorder in Parkinson's disease...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology of tics and Tourette syndrome
    Alfredo Berardelli
    Dept of Neurological Sciences and Istituto Neurologico Mediterraneo, Neuromed IRCCS, Pozzilli IS University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 250:781-7. 2003
    ..Dysfunction of basal ganglia-thalamo-cortical projections affects sensorimotor, language and limbic cortical circuits, and may explain why patients with Tourette syndrome have difficulty in inhibiting unwanted behaviors and impulses...
  36. doi request reprint Task force report on scales to assess dyskinesia in Parkinson's disease: critique and recommendations
    Carlo Colosimo
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neuromed Institute, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 25:1131-42. 2010
    ..As further testing of these scales in PD is warranted, no new scales are needed until the available scales are fully tested clinimetrically...
  37. doi request reprint Psychopathological features of obsessive-compulsive disorder in an Italian family with Gilles de la Tourette syndrome not linked to the SLITRK1 gene
    Massimo Pasquini
    Department of Psychiatric Science and Psychological Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 161:109-11. 2008
    ..Ten patients were found to have obsessive-compulsive disorder in which tic-like compulsions predominated. The distinctive feature of this family is the high frequency of obsessive-compulsive disorder with various clinical phenotypes...
  38. pmc Cutaneous innervation and trigeminal pathway function in a patient with facial pain associated with Parry-Romberg syndrome
    M Falla
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Sapienza University, Viale Università 30, 00185, Rome, Italy
    J Headache Pain 13:497-9. 2012
    ..These findings indicate that in this patient PRS-related pain is not a neuropathic pain condition, rather it probably arises from the musculoskeletal abnormalities...
  39. ncbi request reprint Amitriptyline is effective in chronic but not in episodic tension-type headache: pathogenetic implications
    R Cerbo
    Department of Neurosciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Headache 38:453-7. 1998
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Bradykinesia in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    M Pasquini
    Department of Psychiatric Sciences and Psychological Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur Psychiatry 25:378-81. 2010
    ..To investigate the frequency of bradykinesia in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and to see whether patients with OCD who also have bradykinesia display distinctive neuropsychological and neuropsychiatric features...
  41. ncbi request reprint Mitochondrial myopathy, parkinsonism, and multiple mtDNA deletions in a Sephardic Jewish family
    C Casali
    Neurological Institute, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Neurology 56:802-5. 2001
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Donepezil in the treatment of hallucinations and delusions in Parkinson's disease
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Viale del Università 30, I 00185 Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 23:41-3. 2002
    ..Hallucinations and delusions improved significantly in all patients. Donezepil was overall well tolerated, but a deterioration in motor disability was noted in 2 out of 8 patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Hedonistic homeostatic dysregulation in Parkinson's disease: a short screening questionnaire
    F R Pezzella
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 24:205-6. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint Headache in cranial and cervical dystonia
    P Barbanti
    Department of Neurosciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Neurology 64:1308-9. 2005
  45. pmc Diffusion tensor imaging in primary cervical dystonia
    C Colosimo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, I 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1591-3. 2005
    ..It is the traditional view that primary dystonia arises from abnormal basal ganglia function but causes no apparent morphological changes...
  46. ncbi request reprint Acute pathological laughter induced by sumatriptan
    P Barbanti
    Headache and Pain Unit, Department of Neurological, Motor and Sensorial Sciences, IRCCS San Raffaele, Rome, Italy
    Cephalalgia 28:92-3. 2008
  47. ncbi request reprint Impact of the International Headache Society criteria on the use of neuroimaging for headache diagnosis in a headache clinic
    G Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, , 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Headache 39:747-51. 1999
    ..An improved definition of secondary forms of headache might help to reduce this adjunctive cost to the care of patients with headache in a headache clinic...
  48. ncbi request reprint Altered response to rTMS in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    M Inghilleri
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale dell Universita, 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:103-9. 2006
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Voluntary, spontaneous, and reflex blinking in Parkinson's disease
    Rocco Agostino
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 23:669-75. 2008
    ..PD patients also display kinematic abnormalities of spontaneous blinking and changes in the excitability of the closing phase of reflex blinking...
  50. ncbi request reprint Mirror movements in patients with Parkinson's disease
    Donatella Ottaviani
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neuromed Institute IRCCS, La Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 23:253-8. 2008
    ..16, P < 0.01). The low frequency of MM in PD probably relates to the complex interactions between the pathophysiological mechanisms leading to parkinsonian signs and the mechanisms responsible for movement lateralization...
  51. ncbi request reprint Excessive daytime sleepiness in de novo and treated Parkinson's disease
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 17:1026-30. 2002
    ..Differences in ESS score variability were best explained by the treatment effect, whereas there was no clear correlation between PSQI and any of the clinical variables considered...
  52. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in adult-onset focal dystonia: a case-control study
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Neuromed Institute, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 25:459-65. 2010
    ..The most common psychiatric features in patients with CD and BPS are depressive disorders...
  53. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and clinical features of hedonistic homeostatic dysregulation in Parkinson's disease
    Francesca Romana Pezzella
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 20:77-81. 2005
    ..Of interest, our patients showed a somewhat different pattern of the disorder, suggesting that cultural and environmental factors may play a role in the phenomenology of HHD...
  54. ncbi request reprint A novel family with an unusual early-onset generalized dystonia
    Giovanni Fabbrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Mov Disord 20:81-6. 2005
    ..The condition we describe could be a newly recognized dystonia syndrome with parkinsonism...
  55. doi request reprint Subthalamic nucleus stimulation and somatosensory temporal discrimination in Parkinson's disease
    Antonella Conte
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale dell Universita 30, Rome, Italy
    Brain 133:2656-63. 2010
    ..Deep brain stimulation degrades somatosensory temporal discrimination by modifying central somatosensory processing whereas dopamine restores the interplay between cortical and subcortical structures...
  56. ncbi request reprint Autosomal recessive early onset parkinsonism is linked to three loci: PARK2, PARK6, and PARK7
    V Bonifati
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Viale dell Universita 30, I 00185 Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 23:S59-60. 2002
    ..This will contribute to unraveling the pathogenesis of AREP, and it is also expected to foster our understanding of molecular events underlying classic Parkinson's disease...
  57. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of primary and secondary hemifacial spasm
    Carlo Colosimo
    Department of Neurosciences and Neuromed Institute, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Arch Neurol 63:441-4. 2006
    ..Hemifacial spasm (HFS) is a common movement disorder...
  58. doi request reprint Pain as a nonmotor symptom of Parkinson disease: evidence from a case-control study
    Giovanni Defazio
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare 11, I 70124 Bari, Italy
    Arch Neurol 65:1191-4. 2008
    ..To determine whether pain is more frequent among people with Parkinson disease (PD) than among age-matched controls...
  59. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive analysis of the LRRK2 gene in sixty families with Parkinson's disease
    Alessio Di Fonzo
    Department of Clinical Genetics, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Hum Genet 14:322-31. 2006
    ..These data have implications both for understanding the molecular mechanisms of PD, and for directing the genetic screening in clinical practice...
  60. ncbi request reprint Novel parkin mutations detected in patients with early-onset Parkinson's disease
    Aida M Bertoli-Avella
    Genetic Epidemiologic Unit, Department of Clinical Genetics and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Mov Disord 20:424-31. 2005
    ..This study confirms the frequent involvement of parkin and the importance of genetic testing in the diagnostic work-up of EOP...
  61. ncbi request reprint Migraine and Tourette syndrome
    Piero Barbanti
    Arch Neurol 61:606-7; author reply 607. 2004