S Giannini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi 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
  2. ncbi 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
  3. ncbi 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
  4. ncbi 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
  5. ncbi 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
  6. doi 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
  7. ncbi 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
  8. ncbi Bone microarchitecture as an important determinant of bone strength
    L Dalle Carbonare
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Medical Clinic I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:99-105. 2004
  9. ncbi Organ transplantation and glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis
    S Giannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Medica I, University of Padova, Italy
    Front Horm Res 30:94-106. 2002
  10. ncbi Vertebral fractures in dialysis: Endocrinological disruption of the bone-kidney axis
    M Fusaro
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Medica, University of Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 33:347-52. 2010

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi 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...
  2. ncbi 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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  3. ncbi 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...
  4. ncbi 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...
  5. ncbi 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...
  6. doi 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...
  7. ncbi 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...
  8. ncbi Bone microarchitecture as an important determinant of bone strength
    L Dalle Carbonare
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Medical Clinic I, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:99-105. 2004
    ..The challenge for the future will be to evaluate bone quality in vivo with the same or better resolution and accuracy than the invasive methods in use today...
  9. ncbi Organ transplantation and glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis
    S Giannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Medica I, University of Padova, Italy
    Front Horm Res 30:94-106. 2002
  10. ncbi Vertebral fractures in dialysis: Endocrinological disruption of the bone-kidney axis
    M Fusaro
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Medica, University of Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 33:347-52. 2010
    ..In this article, a poorly investigated subject, vertebral fractures in CKD patients, is addressed, as it is underestimated despite its remarkable clinical relevance...
  11. ncbi Upper limb bone mineral density and body composition measured by peripheral quantitative computed tomography in right-handed adults: the role of the dominance effect
    G Sergi
    Division of Geriatrics, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:298-302. 2009
    ..To investigate the impact on bone and muscle of pathological conditions involving only one of the upper limbs, it is important to know the physiological differences due to the dominance effect...
  12. ncbi Risedronate prevents the loss of microarchitecture in glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in rats
    L Dalle Carbonare
    Clinic of Internal Medicine D, Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, University of Verona, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 30:739-46. 2007
    ..Ris counteracted these effects both by prolonging osteoblast activity, and by maintaining bone microarchitecture...
  13. ncbi 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...
  14. ncbi Bone microarchitecture evaluated by histomorphometry
    L Dalle Carbonare
    Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, Medicina Interna D, University of Verona, Italy
    Micron 36:609-16. 2005
    ..The challenge for the future will be to evaluate bone quality in vivo with the same or better resolution and accuracy than the invasive methods used today...
  15. ncbi 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...
  16. ncbi 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...
  17. ncbi Histomorphometric analysis of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis
    L Dalle Carbonare
    Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, Medicina Interna D, University of Verona, Italy
    Micron 36:645-52. 2005
    ..The latter is an intriguing mechanism of bisphosphonates in GIO that needs further ad hoc investigations...
  18. ncbi 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...
  19. ncbi [Italian consensus on Eular 2003 recommendations for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis]
    L Punzi
    Cattedra ed UOC di Reumatologia, Universita di Padova, Padova
    Reumatismo 56:190-201. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the final document of the Italian Consensus clearly indicated the need that specialists involved in the management of knee OA strongly encourage the dissemination of the EULAR 2003 recommendations also in Italy...
  20. ncbi Definition of a population-specific DXA reference standard in Italian women: the Densitometric Italian Normative Study (DINS)
    M Pedrazzoni
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Scienze Biomediche, Universita di Parma, Via Gramsci 14, 43100, Parma, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 14:978-82. 2003
    ..16%) or osteopenic (42 vs. 38%) compared to DINS...
  21. ncbi [Histologic diagnosis of metabolic bone diseases: bone histomorphometry]
    L Dalle Carbonare
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Clinica Medica I, Università di of Padova, Padua
    Reumatismo 56:15-23. 2004
    ..The bone sample is taken at the level of iliac crest under local anesthesia. It is then put into methyl-metacrilate resin where the sections are prepared for the microscopic analysis of the various histomorphometric parameters...
  22. ncbi Dynamic in-vivo tibio-femoral and bearing motions in mobile bearing knee arthroplasty
    S Fantozzi
    Movement Analysis Laboratory, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 12:144-51. 2004
    ..It has also been demonstrated that these total knee arthroplasties, which are not fully conforming in flexion, provide little constraint to antero-posterior motion, leading to a kinematic pattern very similar to an ACL deficient knee...
  23. ncbi Clinical evaluation of the effective use of magnetic fields in podology
    L Simoncini
    , Ospedale Maggiore, Bologna
    Chir Organi Mov 86:243-7. 2001
    ..A double blind study was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of the generation of magnetic fields on edema and on pain in patients submitted to surgery for bilateral hallux valgus...
  24. ncbi Bone alterations in patients with idiopathic hypercalciuria and calcium nephrolithiasis
    A Tasca
    Department of Urology, San Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Urology 59:865-9; discussion 869. 2002
    ..To verify whether alterations in bone density and turnover in patients with calcium nephrolithiasis and hypercalciuria are observable in various subgroups of patients divided according to the pathogenesis of the hypercalciuria...
  25. ncbi Mobile and fixed bearing total knee prosthesis functional comparison during stair climbing
    F Catani
    Gait Analysis Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, Bologna 40136, Italy
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 18:410-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this investigation is to determine the functional performance of the mobile bearing total knee replacement prosthesis as compared to the fixed bearing type total knee replacement prosthesis...
  26. ncbi Alignment of resection planes in total knee replacement obtained with the conventional technique, as assessed by a modern computer-based navigation system
    C Belvedere
    Movement Analysis Laboratory, Centro di Ricerca Codivilla Putti, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Med Robot 3:117-24. 2007
    ....
  27. ncbi Muscle activation pattern and gait biomechanics after total knee replacement
    M G Benedetti
    Movement Analysis Laboratory, Instituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40 124, Bologna, Italy
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 18:871-6. 2003
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate residual muscle function abnormalities after total knee replacement, with respect to gait kinematics and kinetics...
  28. pmc Total knee replacement versus osteochondral allograft in proximal tibia bone tumours
    M Colangeli
    Bone Tumor Centre, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Int Orthop 31:823-9. 2007
    ..An allograft, when optimal reconstruction is performed, gives better functional results...
  29. ncbi How do the elderly negotiate a step? A biomechanical assessment
    M G Benedetti
    Movement Analysis Laboratory, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 22:567-73. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to detect alterations of the motor pattern of elderly subjects while climbing a single step ("one step negotiation") which may account for tripping and risk of falling...
  30. ncbi Cast vs external fixation: a comparative study in elderly osteoporotic distal radial fracture patients
    A Moroni
    University of Bologna, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Scand J Surg 93:64-7. 2004
    ..This study compared fracture treatment with plaster cast vs external fixation...
  31. ncbi Current augmentation fixation techniques for the osteoporotic patient
    A Moroni
    Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Scand J Surg 95:103-9. 2006
    ..The indication for these techniques should be based on the quantitative assessment of the osteoporotic quality of bone evaluated by dual energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA)...
  32. ncbi Determinants of adherence to osteoporosis treatment in clinical practice
    M Rossini
    Rheumatology Unit, University of Verona, Verona, and Rheumatology Unit, Ospedale Le Colletta, Genova, Italy
    Osteoporos Int 17:914-21. 2006
    ..This problem is apparently very common for osteoporosis treatment but the causes of discontinuation and low compliance are complex and poorly defined...
  33. ncbi Influence of tibial component posterior slope on in vivo knee kinematics in fixed-bearing total knee arthroplasty
    F Catani
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Orthop Res 24:581-7. 2006
    ..Performing a posterior slope of the tibial cut does not put total knee arthroplasty with high conforming designs at higher risk of failure, even when large posterior inclinations need to be achieved...
  34. ncbi Effect of short-term therapy with recombinant human growth hormone (GH) on metabolic parameters and preclinical atherosclerotic markers in hypopituitary patients with growth hormone deficiency
    S Benedini
    Endocrine Unit, Dept of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 38:16-21. 2006
    ..This study examines the effects of growth hormone replacement on body composition, insulin sensitivity, lipid profile, endothelial dysfunction and carotid intima media thickness in patients with adult-onset growth-hormone (GH) deficiency...
  35. ncbi Rear-foot, mid-foot and fore-foot motion during the stance phase of gait
    A Leardini
    Movement Analysis Laboratory, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, Bologna 40136, Italy
    Gait Posture 25:453-62. 2007
    ..The information obtained from this protocol, consistent with previous clinical knowledge, enhanced our understanding of the dynamics of the human foot during stance...