B Fattori

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pisa
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Swallowing disorders: proposal of a method for forensic medicine assessment
    B Fattori
    Chair of Audiology and Phoniatrics, Department of Neurosciences, Pisa University, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:129-33. 2007
  2. pmc Possible association between thyroid autoimmunity and Menière's disease
    B Fattori
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 152:28-32. 2008
  3. pmc Clinical applications of oro-pharyngo-oesophageal scintigraphy in the study of dysphagia
    B Fattori
    Department of Neurosciences, Audiology and Phoniatric Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:192-9. 2007
  4. pmc Posturographic analysis in patients with dysfunctional dysphonia before and after speech therapy/rehabilitation treatment
    A Nacci
    ENT Audiology Phoniatrics Unit, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 32:115-21. 2012
  5. pmc Fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES): proposal for informed consent
    A Nacci
    Chair of Audiology and Phoniatrics, Department of Neurosciences, Pisa University, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 28:206-11. 2008
  6. pmc The use and role of the Ambulatory Phonation Monitor (APM) in voice assessment
    A Nacci
    ENT, Audiology and Phoniatric Unit, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 33:49-55. 2013
  7. pmc Vestibular and stabilometric findings in whiplash injury and minor head trauma
    A Nacci
    ENT, Audiology and Phoniatrics Unit, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 31:378-89. 2011
  8. pmc Paradoxical vocal cord dysfunction: clinical experience and personal considerations
    A Nacci
    Department of Neurosciences, Audiology and Phoniatric Unit, Pisa University, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:248-54. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Sudden hypoacusis treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy: a controlled study
    B Fattori
    ENT Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Via Savi No 10, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    Ear Nose Throat J 80:655-60. 2001
  10. pmc Antibodies to inner ear antigens in Meniere's disease
    L Riente
    Rheumatology Unit, ENT Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 135:159-63. 2004

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Swallowing disorders: proposal of a method for forensic medicine assessment
    B Fattori
    Chair of Audiology and Phoniatrics, Department of Neurosciences, Pisa University, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:129-33. 2007
    ..Herewith, an evaluation table, dividing oro-pharyngo-oesophageal dysphagia into five, progressively serious classes, is proposed...
  2. pmc Possible association between thyroid autoimmunity and Menière's disease
    B Fattori
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 152:28-32. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that it should be useful to submit MD patients to multi-disciplinary clinical investigation...
  3. pmc Clinical applications of oro-pharyngo-oesophageal scintigraphy in the study of dysphagia
    B Fattori
    Department of Neurosciences, Audiology and Phoniatric Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:192-9. 2007
    ..In this study, the role of oro-pharyngo-oesophageal scintigraphy has been analysed in patients with post-surgical, neurological and oesophageal dysphagia...
  4. pmc Posturographic analysis in patients with dysfunctional dysphonia before and after speech therapy/rehabilitation treatment
    A Nacci
    ENT Audiology Phoniatrics Unit, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 32:115-21. 2012
    ..Static stabilometry is a fundamental test for demonstrating basal postural alterations and for evaluating improvement after rehabilitation...
  5. pmc Fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES): proposal for informed consent
    A Nacci
    Chair of Audiology and Phoniatrics, Department of Neurosciences, Pisa University, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 28:206-11. 2008
    ..In this report, a specific form for informed consent to FEES procedures, is proposed...
  6. pmc The use and role of the Ambulatory Phonation Monitor (APM) in voice assessment
    A Nacci
    ENT, Audiology and Phoniatric Unit, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 33:49-55. 2013
    ..We also discuss our experience with the device in groups of euphonic and dysphonic elementary school teachers...
  7. pmc Vestibular and stabilometric findings in whiplash injury and minor head trauma
    A Nacci
    ENT, Audiology and Phoniatrics Unit, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 31:378-89. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Paradoxical vocal cord dysfunction: clinical experience and personal considerations
    A Nacci
    Department of Neurosciences, Audiology and Phoniatric Unit, Pisa University, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:248-54. 2007
    ..Our results with speech therapy, focused on respiratory and speech retraining, are reported...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sudden hypoacusis treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy: a controlled study
    B Fattori
    ENT Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, University of Pisa, Via Savi No 10, 56100 Pisa, Italy
    Ear Nose Throat J 80:655-60. 2001
    ..Based on our findings, coupled with the fact that oxygen therapy is well tolerated and produces no side effects, we conclude that HOT should be considered the preferred treatment for patients with sudden hypoacusis...
  10. pmc Antibodies to inner ear antigens in Meniere's disease
    L Riente
    Rheumatology Unit, ENT Unit, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Exp Immunol 135:159-63. 2004
    ..Even if the latter is true, they may contribute to the perpetuation of the disease or play a role as a cofactor in association with other mechanisms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory mediators and eosinophilia in atopic and non-atopic patients with nasal polyposis
    M C Scavuzzo
    Dipartimento di Morfologia Umana e Biologia Applicata, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 59:323-9. 2005
    ..7 vs. 605.5 pg/ml+/-481.1; P < 0.015). These findings suggest that inflammation still remains the major factor in the etiology of nasal polyposis and show different levels of inflammatory mediators into atopic and non-atopic patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Distribution of 3-nitrotyrosine in the nasal polyps of atopic patients
    R Ruffoli
    Dipartimento di Morfologia Umana e Biologia Applicata, Unità di Allergologia ed Immunologia Clinica, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Pisa, Italy
    Laryngoscope 114:118-25. 2004
    ..To investigate whether formation of nitrotyrosine in the nasal polyps of atopic patients occurs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cytokine secretion in nasal mucus of normal subjects and patients with allergic rhinitis
    M C Scavuzzo
    Dipartimento di Morfologia Umana e Biologia Applicata, Universita di Pisa, Via Roma 67, 56126 Pisa, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 57:366-71. 2003
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Contribution of cerebellum and brainstem in the control of eye movement: evidence from a functional study in a clinical model
    R Ceravolo
    Department of Neuroscience, Neurology Section, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 105:32-9. 2002
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  15. ncbi request reprint Hemostatic alterations in patients with acute, unilateral vestibular paresis
    B Fattori
    Department of Neuroscience, ENT Unit, University of Pisa, Italy
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 124:401-7. 2001
    ..We consequently looked for possible hemostasis alterations in a group of patients with APV of an unknown nature...
  16. ncbi request reprint Kartagener's syndrome and rheumatoid arthritis: an unusual association
    L Riente
    University of Pisa, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 20:282-4. 2001
    ..Given the small number of patients in whom an association of the two disorders has been described, it is impossible to establish whether KS might play a role in the pathogenesis of RA...
  17. ncbi request reprint Analysis of voice in patients with untreated active acromegaly
    F Bogazzi
    Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Pisa, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 33:178-85. 2010
    ..Voice changes are common clinical findings of acromegaly, although scanty data are available so far...
  18. ncbi request reprint Alternobaric oxygen therapy in long-term treatment of Ménière's disease
    B Fattori
    Department of Neurosciences, E N T Unit, Pisa University, Pisa, Italy
    Undersea Hyperb Med 29:260-70. 2002
    ..The results support the use of ABOT as a valid alternative to drugs in the long-term treatment of Ménière's disease...
  19. doi request reprint Modifications of muscle synergies and spinal maps due to absence of visual feedback in patients with unilateral vestibular disease
    V Monaco
    BioRobotics Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant Anna, Piazza Martiri della Libertà 33, Pisa, Italy
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2012:3608-11. 2012
    ..Results revealed that the muscle synergies are able to document an increased activity of sensory-motor afferences leading a more intense role of the forward based mechanism underlying balance control in vestibular patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Positron emission tomography (PET) in the staging of head neck cancer: comparison between PET and CT
    P Bruschini
    2nd Otorhinolaryngology Division, Azienda Ospedaliera Pisana, Pisa, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:446-53. 2003
    ..Indications of positron emission tomography-fluorodesoxy-glucose may play a role in the choice of therapeutic options for the clinically N0 neck...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Oxygen therapy in the long term treatment of Meniere's disease]
    B Fattori
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Clinica ORL,
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 21:1-9. 2001
    ..The results of the present work show that HOT, and in particular AOT, offer a valid alternative to drugs in the treatment of Ménière's disease...