M Caterina Grassi
Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
- Cigarette smoking knowledge and perceptions among students in four Italian medical schoolsMaria Caterina Grassi
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology V Erspamer, Sapienza University of Rome, 5, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 00161 Rome, Italy
Nicotine Tob Res 14:1065-72. 2012..Consequently, few physicians follow the clinical practice guidelines for treating dependence...
- Predictive factors of persisting illicit drug use in hospitalized heroin addictsM Caterina Grassi
Department of Human Physiology and Pharmacology V Erspamer, University of Rome La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5, Rome 00161, Italy
Pharmacol Res 46:539-44. 2002..5 mg per die on average) induce a drug-free condition in the majority of patients and high SDS scores associated with positive urinalysis for morphine and/or cocaine are predictive of persistent drug abuse during hospitalization...
- A smoking ban in public places increases the efficacy of bupropion and counseling on cessation outcomes at 1 yearM Caterina Grassi
Centro Antidroga and Farmacologia Clinica, Policlinico Umberto I Department of Physiology and Pharmacology V Erspamer, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Nicotine Tob Res 11:1114-21. 2009..We investigated the impact of the Italian 2005 indoor smoking ban on the efficacy of counseling alone or in combination with bupropion for smoking cessation...
- Effectiveness of varenicline for smoking cessation: a 1-year follow-up studyMaria Caterina Grassi
Centro Antidroga and Farmacologia Clinica, Policlinico Umberto I Department of Physiology and Pharmacology V Erspamer Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
J Subst Abuse Treat 41:64-70. 2011..In conclusion, we found that the combination of counseling and VAR is effective at promoting abstinence at 1 year even when compliance with the medication is not 100%...