G Girolomoni

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Affiliation: University of Verona
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Consensus on the use of the fixed combination calcipotriol/betamethasone dipropionate in the treatment of plaque psoriasis
    G Girolomoni
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:609-24. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Consensus on the use of cyclosporine in dermatological practice
    G Altomare
    IRCCS Galeazzi, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 149:607-25. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety of anti-TNFα agents in the treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis
    Giampiero Girolomoni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Verona, Italy
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 34:548-60. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis and systemic inflammation: underdiagnosed enthesopathy
    G Girolomoni
    Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:3-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic abnormalities associated with initiation of systemic treatment for psoriasis: evidence from the Italian Psocare Registry
    P Gisondi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Italy GISED Study Centre, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:e30-41. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Survival rate of antitumour necrosis factor-α treatments for psoriasis in routine dermatological practice: a multicentre observational study
    M Esposito
    Department of Dermatology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford, 81 00133, Rome, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 169:666-72. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Ustekinumab does not increase body mass index in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis: a prospective cohort study
    P Gisondi
    Section of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 168:1124-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Combining etanercept and acitretin in the therapy of chronic plaque psoriasis: a 24-week, randomized, controlled, investigator-blinded pilot trial
    P Gisondi
    Department of Biomedical and Surgical Science, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Piazzale A Stefani 1, 37126 Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 158:1345-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence of primary and second cancers in renal transplant recipients: a multicenter cohort study
    G Tessari
    Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Verona, Italy
    Am J Transplant 13:214-21. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography reveals nail thickening in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    P Gisondi
    Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Arch Dermatol Res 304:727-32. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Consensus on the use of the fixed combination calcipotriol/betamethasone dipropionate in the treatment of plaque psoriasis
    G Girolomoni
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:609-24. 2012
    ..Because of the extensive evidence, American and European guidelines recommend the calcipotriol/betamethasone dipropionate fixed combination as first line topical treatment for mild to moderate plaque psoriasis of the body and scalp...
  2. ncbi request reprint Consensus on the use of cyclosporine in dermatological practice
    G Altomare
    IRCCS Galeazzi, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 149:607-25. 2014
    ..Moreover, it overviews ideal management, taking into account pharmacological interactions, influence of comorbidities, and the most common adverse events related to CsA treatment. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety of anti-TNFα agents in the treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis
    Giampiero Girolomoni
    Department of Dermatology, University of Verona, Italy
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 34:548-60. 2012
    ..However, some concerns on the long-term safety of these drugs still exist, as these studies generally included small patient numbers and were performed in selected patient populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis and systemic inflammation: underdiagnosed enthesopathy
    G Girolomoni
    Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Biomedical and Surgical Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 23:3-8. 2009
    ..Dermatologists can, therefore, play a key role in the early detection and management of PsA...
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolic abnormalities associated with initiation of systemic treatment for psoriasis: evidence from the Italian Psocare Registry
    P Gisondi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Italy GISED Study Centre, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:e30-41. 2013
    ..To evaluate variations in laboratory parameters and diagnoses of selected clinical conditions up to 16 weeks after starting a new systemic psoriasis treatment for Psocare Registry enrollees...
  6. ncbi request reprint Survival rate of antitumour necrosis factor-α treatments for psoriasis in routine dermatological practice: a multicentre observational study
    M Esposito
    Department of Dermatology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford, 81 00133, Rome, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 169:666-72. 2013
    ..Despite the wide use of tumour necrosis factor (TNF)-α blockers in the treatment of plaque-type psoriasis, few data regarding treatment adherence in routine clinical practice are available...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ustekinumab does not increase body mass index in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis: a prospective cohort study
    P Gisondi
    Section of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 168:1124-7. 2013
    ..Antitumour necrosis factor α treatments can induce body-weight increase in patients with psoriasis. Information on the effect of ustekinumab on body weight is not available...
  8. ncbi request reprint Combining etanercept and acitretin in the therapy of chronic plaque psoriasis: a 24-week, randomized, controlled, investigator-blinded pilot trial
    P Gisondi
    Department of Biomedical and Surgical Science, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Piazzale A Stefani 1, 37126 Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 158:1345-9. 2008
    ..Combination treatments may increase efficacy while reducing dosages and side-effects of individual agents. No randomized controlled trials have been published combining biologics with conventional agents for psoriasis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence of primary and second cancers in renal transplant recipients: a multicenter cohort study
    G Tessari
    Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Verona, Italy
    Am J Transplant 13:214-21. 2013
    ..8 (1.2-2.8)], if compared to the whole cohort. Our study underscore that the high risk of primary and second cancer in renal transplant recipients, including unusual cancers...
  10. ncbi request reprint Ultrasonography reveals nail thickening in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    P Gisondi
    Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Arch Dermatol Res 304:727-32. 2012
    ..In conclusion, thickening of the nail is a common feature of nail psoriasis also in patients without clinically apparent nail involvement...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impact of TNF-α antagonists on the quality of life in selected skin diseases
    P Gisondi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 148:243-8. 2013
    ..In general, achieving the highest clearing of skin disease with anti-TNF-α agents is required for optimal improvement in QoL...
  12. ncbi request reprint Anti-tumour necrosis factor-alpha therapy increases body weight in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis: a retrospective cohort study
    P Gisondi
    Section of Dermatology, Department of Biomedical and Surgical Science, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 22:341-4. 2008
    ..Anti-tumour necrosis factor-alpha (anti-TNF-alpha) treatments are now frequently used in psoriasis management. TNF-alpha is deeply involved in body weight homeostasis, which may be affected by TNF-alpha-targeted therapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lower limb enthesopathy in patients with psoriasis without clinical signs of arthropathy: a hospital-based case-control study
    P Gisondi
    Department of Biomedical and Surgical Science, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Piazzale A Stefani 1, I 37126 Verona, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 67:26-30. 2008
    ..Psoriasis is associated with a form of spondyloarthropathy in 10-30% of cases. A major feature of psoriatic arthritis is enthesitis. In some patients with psoriasis the presence of enthesitis could be underdiagnosed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Serum chemerin is increased in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis and normalizes following treatment with infliximab
    P Gisondi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Piazzale A Stefani 1, I 37126 Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 168:749-55. 2013
    ..Chronic plaque psoriasis is associated with obesity, which is a metabolic and inflammatory disorder. Adipokines are involved in the pathogenesis of psoriasis and they are biomarkers of obesity-related inflammation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Attitude to treatment of patients with psoriasis attending spa center
    P Gisondi
    Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:483-9. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper was to investigate beliefs and preferences towards treatment of patients with psoriasis attending Comano SPA (Trentino, Italy) in comparison to patients referring to the University Hospital of Verona...
  16. ncbi request reprint Interstitial granulomatous dermatitis: a distinct entity with characteristic histological and clinical pattern
    A Peroni
    Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Piazzale A Stefani 1, 37126 Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 166:775-83. 2012
    ..Interstitial granulomatous dermatitis (IGD) is a rare disease for which a clinical-pathological correlation is essential to establish diagnosis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Preheated autologous serum skin test in localized heat urticaria
    E Pezzolo
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Clin Exp Dermatol 39:921-3. 2014
    ..5 mg/kg/day for 1 month yielded no improvement. Mild improvement was obtained with intramuscular injection of triamcinolone acetonide 40 mg every 2 weeks for 2 months. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Italian position paper on urticaria. Italian Board on Urticaria
    P D Pigatto
    Department for Health Technologies, IRCCS R Galeazzi Hospital, Milan, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 144:297-311. 2009
    ..Immunosuppressive drugs such as corticosteroids are not recommended for long-term treatment due to unavoidable, severe adverse effects...
  19. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D status in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    P Gisondi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Section of Rheumatology III Division of Geriatrics, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 166:505-10. 2012
    ..Vitamin D could have important immunomodulatory effects in psoriasis...
  20. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein and markers for thrombophilia in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis
    P Gisondi
    Section of Dermatology, Department of Biomedical and Surgical Science, University of Verona, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 23:1195-202. 2010
    ..These data suggest that the increased risk of thrombotic cardiovascular events observed in psoriasis patients should be ascribed to an acquired rather than inherited thrombophilic status...
  21. ncbi request reprint Opportunistic deep cutaneous mycoses in solid organ transplant recipients
    G Tessari
    Section of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 149:417-22. 2014
    ..Cutaneous manifestations of fungal infection are not specific, and a high degree of suspicion is required, and prompt biopsy for histology and culture is needed. Therapy with lyposomal amphotericin B and new triazoles are effective. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in patients with psoriasis: a hospital-based case-control study
    P Gisondi
    Section of Dermatology, Department of Biomedical and Surgical Science, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 157:68-73. 2007
    ..Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory disease associated with an increased cardiovascular risk. Metabolic syndrome is a significant predictor of cardiovascular events...
  23. ncbi request reprint Immunopathologic studies in pityriasis lichenoides
    A Giannetti
    Department of Dermatology, University of Modena, Italy
    Arch Dermatol Res 280:S61-5. 1988
    ..Endothelial cells (HLA-DR+ and HLA-DQ+) and CD1a+ cells (epidermal and possibly dermal) could be primarily involved, acting as antigen-presenting cells...
  24. ncbi request reprint PTCH1 gene haplotype association with basal cell carcinoma after transplantation
    A Begnini
    Department of Mother and Child, Section of Biology and Genetics, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 163:364-70. 2010
    ..Associations have been reported between PTCH1 polymorphisms and BCC susceptibility in nontransplanted individuals...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical and diagnostic features of in situ melanoma and superficial spreading melanoma: a hospital based study
    P Rosina
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:153-8. 2012
    ..Despite the incidence of in situ melanoma is continuously rising; few studies have investigated its clinical and diagnostic features...
  26. pmc Fractalkine (CX3CL1) as an amplification circuit of polarized Th1 responses
    P Fraticelli
    Department of Immunology and Cell Biology, Istituto Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Invest 107:1173-81. 2001
    ..These results indicate that regulated expression of FKN in ECs participates in an amplification circuit of polarized type I responses...
  27. ncbi request reprint Latent tuberculosis infection in patients with chronic plaque psoriasis who are candidates for biological therapy
    P Gisondi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, I 37126, Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 171:884-90. 2014
    ..Screening for latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) is mandatory in patients with psoriasis prior to biological therapy...
  28. ncbi request reprint Opportunistic deep cutaneous mycoses in solid organ transplant recipients
    G Tessari
    Section of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 149:417-22. 2014
    ..Cutaneous manifestations of fungal infection are not specific, and a high degree of suspicion is required, and prompt biopsy for histology and culture is needed. Therapy with lyposomal amphotericin B and new triazoles are effective. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint Skin rash and arthritis a simplified appraisal of less common associations
    A Cozzi
    Department of Medicine, Section of Dermatology and Venereology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 28:679-88. 2014
    ..Differential diagnosis includes infections and drug reactions which may mimic several of these conditions. To biopsy the right skin lesion at the right time it is essential to obtain relevant histological information. ..
  30. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis: rationale for targeting interleukin-17
    G Girolomoni
    Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 167:717-24. 2012
    ..In summary, IL-17A is an attractive therapeutic target, which may allow selective intervention to address the dysregulated immune system in plaque psoriasis...
  31. ncbi request reprint Congenital dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
    G Annessi
    Department of Dermatology, University of Modena, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 10:40-2. 1993
    ..It was present at birth and slowly enlarged during the patient's lifetime. Histologic examination was essential to establish the diagnosis and to differentiate it from other congenital fibrohistiocytic proliferations...