Marco Ferrari

Summary

Affiliation: University of L'Aquila
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal cortex dysfunction during cognitive tests evidenced by functional near-infrared spectroscopy
    Valentina Quaresima
    DeparDepartment of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio Loc Coppito, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 171:252-7. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal cortex activated bilaterally by a tilt board balance task: a functional near-infrared spectroscopy study in a semi-immersive virtual reality environment
    Marco Ferrari
    Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio, 67100, L Aquila, Italy
    Brain Topogr 27:353-65. 2014
  3. doi request reprint A brief review on the history of human functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) development and fields of application
    Marco Ferrari
    Department of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Neuroimage 63:921-35. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The use of near-infrared spectroscopy in understanding skeletal muscle physiology: recent developments
    Marco Ferrari
    Department of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci 369:4577-90. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between handgrip sustained submaximal exercise and prefrontal cortex oxygenation
    Leonardo Mottola
    Department of Sciences and Biomedical Technologies, University of L Aquila, 1 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Adv Exp Med Biol 578:305-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint A semi-immersive virtual reality incremental swing balance task activates prefrontal cortex: a functional near-infrared spectroscopy study
    Sara Basso Moro
    Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Neuroimage 85:451-60. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Acute mobile phones exposure affects frontal cortex hemodynamics as evidenced by functional near-infrared spectroscopy
    Giuseppe Curcio
    Dipartimento di Scienze della Salute, Universita di L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 29:903-10. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Functional near-infrared spectroscopy reveals heterogeneous patterns of language lateralization over frontopolar cortex
    Silvia Bisconti
    Department of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Neurosci Res 73:328-32. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Principles, techniques, and limitations of near infrared spectroscopy
    Marco Ferrari
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies, University of L Aquila, Italy
    Can J Appl Physiol 29:463-87. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Bilateral prefrontal cortex oxygenation responses to a verbal fluency task: a multichannel time-resolved near-infrared topography study
    Valentina Quaresima
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies, I 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    J Biomed Opt 10:11012. 2005

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal cortex dysfunction during cognitive tests evidenced by functional near-infrared spectroscopy
    Valentina Quaresima
    DeparDepartment of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio Loc Coppito, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 171:252-7. 2009
    ..Four patients were reactive to both tests; five reactive to only one of the two tests, suggesting the importance of reporting fNIRS results for each individual...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal cortex activated bilaterally by a tilt board balance task: a functional near-infrared spectroscopy study in a semi-immersive virtual reality environment
    Marco Ferrari
    Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio, 67100, L Aquila, Italy
    Brain Topogr 27:353-65. 2014
    ..This task could be considered useful for diagnostic testing and functional neurorehabilitation given its adaptability in elderly and in patients with movement disorders...
  3. doi request reprint A brief review on the history of human functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) development and fields of application
    Marco Ferrari
    Department of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Neuroimage 63:921-35. 2012
    ..e., from single-site to multi-site functional cortical measurements (images)), introduction of the commercial multi-channel systems, recent commercial wireless instrumentation and more advanced prototypes...
  4. doi request reprint The use of near-infrared spectroscopy in understanding skeletal muscle physiology: recent developments
    Marco Ferrari
    Department of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci 369:4577-90. 2011
    ..Recommendations for instrumentation advancements and future muscle NIRS studies are provided...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between handgrip sustained submaximal exercise and prefrontal cortex oxygenation
    Leonardo Mottola
    Department of Sciences and Biomedical Technologies, University of L Aquila, 1 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Adv Exp Med Biol 578:305-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint A semi-immersive virtual reality incremental swing balance task activates prefrontal cortex: a functional near-infrared spectroscopy study
    Sara Basso Moro
    Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Neuroimage 85:451-60. 2014
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Acute mobile phones exposure affects frontal cortex hemodynamics as evidenced by functional near-infrared spectroscopy
    Giuseppe Curcio
    Dipartimento di Scienze della Salute, Universita di L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 29:903-10. 2009
    ..Given the short-term effects observed in this study, the results should be confirmed on a larger sample size and using a multichannel instrument that allows the investigation of a wider portion of the frontal cortex...
  8. doi request reprint Functional near-infrared spectroscopy reveals heterogeneous patterns of language lateralization over frontopolar cortex
    Silvia Bisconti
    Department of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Neurosci Res 73:328-32. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Principles, techniques, and limitations of near infrared spectroscopy
    Marco Ferrari
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies, University of L Aquila, Italy
    Can J Appl Physiol 29:463-87. 2004
    ..The possibility of measuring the cortical activation in response to different stimuli, and the changes in the cortical cytochrome oxidase redox state upon O2 delivery changes, will also be mentioned...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bilateral prefrontal cortex oxygenation responses to a verbal fluency task: a multichannel time-resolved near-infrared topography study
    Valentina Quaresima
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies, I 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    J Biomed Opt 10:11012. 2005
    ..1+/-0.5%) compared to left side of the prefrontal cortex (0.9+/-0.5%) (P=0.005). A different pattern of cortical activation (characterized by the lack of HHb decrease or even increased HHb) was observed in the remaining subjects...
  11. ncbi request reprint Spatial distribution of vastus lateralis blood flow and oxyhemoglobin saturation measured at the end of isometric quadriceps contraction by multichannel near-infrared spectroscopy
    Valentina Quaresima
    University of L Aquila, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    J Biomed Opt 9:413-20. 2004
    ..These data confirm that frequency-domain tissue oximeters are noninvasive, powerful tools to investigate the spatial and temporal features of muscle blood flow and oxygenation, with potential applications in areas of pathophysiology...
  12. doi request reprint A brief review on the use of functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) for language imaging studies in human newborns and adults
    Valentina Quaresima
    Department of Health Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Brain Lang 121:79-89. 2012
    ..Future prospects of fNIRS in the field of language processing imaging are highlighted...
  13. ncbi request reprint Exploring prefrontal cortex oxygenation in schizophrenia by functional near-infrared spectroscopy
    Valentina Quaresima
    Dept of Biomedical Sciences and Technologies, University of L Aquila, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Adv Exp Med Biol 578:229-35. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Vastus lateralis O2 desaturation in response to fast and short maximal contraction
    Valentina Cettolo
    Department of Science and Biomedical Technologies, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1949-59. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Lateral frontal cortex oxygenation changes during translation and language switching revealed by non-invasive near-infrared multi-point measurements
    Valentina Quaresima
    Department of Biomedical Science and Technologies, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Brain Res Bull 59:235-43. 2002
    ..In addition, these results strengthen the role of near-infrared multi-point measurements as a powerful tool for investigating the spatial and temporal features of the cortical oxygenation changes during language processing...
  16. ncbi request reprint Differences in oxygen re-saturation of thigh and calf muscles after two treadmill stress tests
    Valentina Quaresima
    Department of Biomedical and Technological Sciences, University of L Aquila, Via Vetoio Loc Coppito, 67100 L Aquila, Italy
    Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol 132:67-73. 2002
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