Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
- Altered circadian cortisol secretion in Alzheimer's disease: clinical and neuroradiological aspectsF Giubilei
Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita La Sapienza, Viale dell Universita, 30 00185 Rome, Italy
J Neurosci Res 66:262-5. 2001..In conclusion, despite the potential biases deriving from the small sample and the limitations of the CT scan study, our results suggest that, in AD patients, hypercortisolemia is correlated with severity of the disease...
- Blood cholesterol and MRI activity in first clinical episode suggestive of multiple sclerosisF Giubilei
Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Acta Neurol Scand 106:109-12. 2002..The present study was planned to investigate the relationship between the plasma lipid profile and disease activity in patients with a first clinical episode suggestive of multiple sclerosis (MS)...
- Autoantibodies to glutamic acid decarboxylase in downbeat nystagmusG Antonini
Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:998-9. 2003..Testing for GAD-Ab may be indicated in DBN patients without an identifiable anatomical brain lesion...
- Cerebral atrophy in myotonic dystrophy: a voxel based morphometric studyG Antonini
Neurological Clinic, S, II Faculty of Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:1611-3. 2004..Grey matter atrophy was located mainly in the bilateral frontal and parietal lobes, in the bilateral middle temporal gyrus, and in the left superior temporal and occipital gyrus...
- MRI evidence of bilateral hippocampal sclerosis in amnestic mild cognitive impairmentM Sepe-Monti
Neurology, S Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Eur J Neurol 13:1031-2. 2006..We argue the concept that aMCI is heterogeneous syndrome and suggested the utility of coronal T2-weighted MRI images in the routine dementia workup...
- Vascular risk factors and white matter hyperintensities in patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairmentM Sepe-Monti
Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza II Faculty, Via di Grottarossa 1035, Rome 00189, Italy
Acta Neurol Scand 115:419-24. 2007..Subjects affected by aMCI are considered at high risk for AD. Nevertheless, the role of both vascular risk factors and WMH is matter of debate...
- Apraxia of eyelid opening in a case of atypical corticobasal degenerationM Sepe-Monti
Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
J Neural Transm 110:1145-8. 2003..We suggest that the finding of AEO in patients with a frontotemporal syndrome could be a helpful expedient for the early diagnosis of atypical clinical findings of CBD, characterised by behavioural and cognitive aspects at first...