Gaetano La Manna

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Effects of unfractioned heparin and low-molecular-weight heparin on osteoprotegerin and RANKL plasma levels in haemodialysis patients
    Giuseppe Cianciolo
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, S Orsola University Hospital, and Department of Medicine and Public Health, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:646-52. 2011
  2. doi Restless legs syndrome enhances cardiovascular risk and mortality in patients with end-stage kidney disease undergoing long-term haemodialysis treatment
    Gaetano La Manna
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, University of Bologna, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:1976-83. 2011
  3. ncbi The impact of apoptosis and inflammation gene polymorphisms on transplanted kidney function
    Gaetano La Manna
    Section of Nephrology and Renal Transplant, Department of Specialistic, Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Transplant 18:256-64. 2013
  4. doi Prediction of three-year outcome of renal transplantation from optimal donors versus expanded criteria donors
    Gaetano La Manna
    Section of Nephrology and Renal Transplant, Department of Specialistic, Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Nephrol 37:158-66. 2013
  5. doi Mesenchymal stem cells in renal function recovery after acute kidney injury: use of a differentiating agent in a rat model
    Gaetano La Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Disease Section of Nephrology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Cell Transplant 20:1193-208. 2011
  6. doi Urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin at birth predicts early renal function in very low birth weight infants
    Gaetano La Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Disease, St Orsola Hospital, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Res 70:379-83. 2011
  7. doi Reduction of oxidative damage reflects a better kidney transplantation outcome
    Gaetano La Manna
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Diseases, University of Bologna, Italy
    Am J Nephrol 34:496-504. 2011
  8. doi Risk for contrast nephropathy in patients undergoing coronarography
    Gaetano La Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Disease Section of Nephrology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Artif Organs 34:E193-9. 2010
  9. doi Cardiovascular disease in kidney transplant recipients: the prognostic value of inflammatory cytokine genotypes
    Gaetano La Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Diseases, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Transplantation 89:1001-8. 2010
  10. ncbi An in vivo autotransplant model of renal preservation: cold storage versus machine perfusion in the prevention of ischemia/reperfusion injury
    Gaetano La Manna
    Nephrology, Dialysis and Renal Transplant Unit, University of Bologna, St Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Artif Organs 33:565-70. 2009

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  1. doi Effects of unfractioned heparin and low-molecular-weight heparin on osteoprotegerin and RANKL plasma levels in haemodialysis patients
    Giuseppe Cianciolo
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, S Orsola University Hospital, and Department of Medicine and Public Health, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:646-52. 2011
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  2. doi Restless legs syndrome enhances cardiovascular risk and mortality in patients with end-stage kidney disease undergoing long-term haemodialysis treatment
    Gaetano La Manna
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, University of Bologna, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:1976-83. 2011
    ..Here, we investigated the association between RLS and cardiovascular events risk and laboratory parameters in end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) patients on dialysis...
  3. ncbi The impact of apoptosis and inflammation gene polymorphisms on transplanted kidney function
    Gaetano La Manna
    Section of Nephrology and Renal Transplant, Department of Specialistic, Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Transplant 18:256-64. 2013
    ..The objective of our work was to identify the possible effect of interleukin 6 (IL-6), transforming growth factor beta 1 (TGFB1), and Fas on graft function...
  4. doi Prediction of three-year outcome of renal transplantation from optimal donors versus expanded criteria donors
    Gaetano La Manna
    Section of Nephrology and Renal Transplant, Department of Specialistic, Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Nephrol 37:158-66. 2013
    ..Ex-post classification using Nyberg's score was carried out to assess the reliability of a purely clinical score and its applicability for organ allocation...
  5. doi Mesenchymal stem cells in renal function recovery after acute kidney injury: use of a differentiating agent in a rat model
    Gaetano La Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Disease Section of Nephrology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Cell Transplant 20:1193-208. 2011
    ..These results suggest that FMhMSCs could be useful in the treatment of AKI and the utilization of synthetic compounds could enhance the recovery induction ability of cells...
  6. doi Urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin at birth predicts early renal function in very low birth weight infants
    Gaetano La Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Disease, St Orsola Hospital, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Res 70:379-83. 2011
    ..05 ng/mg) than the NRF group (6.0 ng/mg), and uNGAL was significantly higher in IRF group, detecting IRF with a cutoff of 100 ng/mL. uNGAL levels at birth may have a predictive role in very LBW (VLBW) infants...
  7. doi Reduction of oxidative damage reflects a better kidney transplantation outcome
    Gaetano La Manna
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Diseases, University of Bologna, Italy
    Am J Nephrol 34:496-504. 2011
    ..In this study, we assessed oxidative damage in the early follow-up period after kidney transplantation measuring DNA oxidation and fragmentation of mononuclear cells and the circulating levels of inflammatory cytokines...
  8. doi Risk for contrast nephropathy in patients undergoing coronarography
    Gaetano La Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Disease Section of Nephrology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Artif Organs 34:E193-9. 2010
    ..Our data suggest that the development of contrast nephropathy following coronarography is associated with worse renal function during hospitalization and at discharge...
  9. doi Cardiovascular disease in kidney transplant recipients: the prognostic value of inflammatory cytokine genotypes
    Gaetano La Manna
    Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Diseases, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Transplantation 89:1001-8. 2010
    ..In view of the modern paradigm of atherosclerosis as an inflammatory disease, this study investigated the impact of inflammatory cytokine polymorphisms on posttransplant CVD...
  10. ncbi An in vivo autotransplant model of renal preservation: cold storage versus machine perfusion in the prevention of ischemia/reperfusion injury
    Gaetano La Manna
    Nephrology, Dialysis and Renal Transplant Unit, University of Bologna, St Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Artif Organs 33:565-70. 2009
    ..The present model seems to suggest that organ preservation by hypothermic machine perfusion is able to better control cellular impairment in comparison with cold storage...
  11. ncbi Post-coronarography application of continuous veno-venous hemofiltration in the prevention of contrast nephropathy in patients with complex multisystem deficiency
    Gaetano La Manna
    Nephrology, Dialysis and Renal Transplant Unit, University of Bologna, St Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    In Vivo 22:123-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficiency of the CVVH technique in preventing CN secondary to emergency radiological procedures in very high-risk patients...
  12. ncbi Tubular dysfunction after peritonectomy and chemohyperthermic treatment with cisplatin
    Gaetano La Manna
    Nephrology, Dialysis and Renal Transplant Unit, University of Bologna, St Orsola Hospital, Italy
    In Vivo 20:703-6. 2006
    ..This finding suggests that the higher the protein reduction is, the lower the e-GFR determination is at three months...
  13. doi Role of the hemodialysis vascular access type in inflammation status and monocyte activation
    Luigi Colì
    Nephrology, Dialysis and Renal Transplant Unit, S Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 34:481-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to ascertain the role of different vascular access types in inflammatory status, monocyte activation, and senescence in hemodialysis patients...
  14. doi Effect of vitamin D receptor activator therapy on vitamin D receptor and osteocalcin expression in circulating endothelial progenitor cells of hemodialysis patients
    Giuseppe Cianciolo
    Section of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Aging and Renal Disease, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Blood Purif 35:187-95. 2013
    ..The effects of vitamin D receptor (VDR) and osteocalcin (OC) expression as well as VDR agonist (VDRA) therapy on circulating endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) has not been elucidated yet...
  15. pmc 5-methyltetrahydrofolate administration is associated with prolonged survival and reduced inflammation in ESRD patients
    Giuseppe Cianciolo
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, S Orsola University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Nephrol 28:941-8. 2008
    ..This randomized prospective study sought to determine which risk factors are predictors of mortality and whether high doses of folates or 5-methyltetrahydrofolate (5-MTHF) could improve hyperhomocysteinemia and survival in HD patients...
  16. doi Influence of the immunogenetic KIR and HLA systems on long-term renal transplant outcome
    Gaetano La Manna
    Section of Nephrology and Renal Transplant, Department of Specialistic, Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Transplant 18:611-21. 2013
    ..This study investigated the role of 16 KIR genes and donor-recipient KIR/HLA combinations on 5-year outcomes in a population of deceased donor kidney transplant recipients...
  17. doi Incidence and predictors of postoperative atrial fibrillation in kidney transplant recipients
    Gaetano La Manna
    1 Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplant Unit, St Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy 2 Cardiology Unit, University of Bologna, St Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy 3 Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy 4 Address correspondence to Gaetano La Manna, M D, Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, St Orsola University Hospital, Massarenti 9, Bologna, Italy
    Transplantation 96:981-6. 2013
    ..We also adapted a clinical score originally designed to predict thromboembolic risk in atrial fibrillation (AF; CHA2DS2-VASc) for assessing transplant patients...
  18. doi VDR expression on circulating endothelial progenitor cells in dialysis patients is modulated by 25(OH)D serum levels and calcitriol therapy
    Giuseppe Cianciolo
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, S Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Blood Purif 32:161-73. 2011
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  19. doi Mesenchymal stem cells and islet cotransplantation in diabetic rats: improved islet graft revascularization and function by human adipose tissue-derived stem cells preconditioned with natural molecules
    Giuseppe Cavallari
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Cell Transplant 21:2771-81. 2012
    ..The observed increase in islet graft revascularization and function suggests that our method of stem cell preconditioning may represent a novel strategy to remarkably improve the efficacy of islets-hMSCs cotransplantation...
  20. doi Thrombosis of tunneled-cuffed hemodialysis catheters: treatment with high-dose urokinase lock therapy
    Gabriele Donati
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, S Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Artif Organs 36:21-8. 2012
    ..In conclusion, group B patients obtained (i) a significantly better TCC patency than group A patients; (ii) a low UK administration in the following HD sessions; and (iii) no bleeding complications...
  21. doi Coronary calcifications in end-stage renal disease patients: a new link between osteoprotegerin, diabetes and body mass index?
    Giuseppe Cianciolo
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, S Orsola University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Blood Purif 29:13-22. 2010
    ..The protective effect of a high BMI on CAC might represent another example of inverse biology in dialysis patients but it needs to be further addressed in larger longitudinal studies...
  22. doi Extracorporeal detoxification for hepatic failure using molecular adsorbent recirculating system: depurative efficiency and clinical results in a long-term follow-up
    Gabriele Donati
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, S Orsola Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Artif Organs 38:125-34. 2014
    ..Better survival rates were linked to an OLT program, but patients' clinical characteristics on starting MARS therapy were the main factors predicting survival. The role of HGF should be evaluated in larger clinical trials. ..
  23. doi Group I nonreciprocal inhibition in restless legs syndrome secondary to chronic renal failure
    Sara Marconi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Università di Bologna IRCCS, Institute of Neurological Sciences of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:362-6. 2012
    ..Aim of this study was to explore spinal cord excitability by evaluating group I nonreciprocal (Ib) inhibition in u-RLS patients in comparison with p-RLS patients and healthy subjects...
  24. ncbi Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin increases HLA-G(+)/FoxP3(+) T-regulatory cell population in an in vitro model of PBMC
    Gaetano La Manna
    Dialysis, Nephrology and Transplantation Unit, Department of Experimental, Diagnostic and Specialty Medicine, St Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e89497. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to understand whether NGAL modulates the T-cell response through regulation of the human leukocyte antigen G (HLA-G) complex, which is a mediator of tolerance...
  25. ncbi Standard heparin versus low-molecular-weight heparin. A medium-term comparison in hemodialysis
    Sergio Stefoni
    Nephrology Dialysis and Renal Transplantation Unit, Department of Clinical Medicine and Applied Biotechnology, S Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Nephron 92:589-600. 2002
    ..28 were on hemodialysis with Polysulfone low-flux, 26 were on hemodiafiltration with Polysulfone high-flux. All patients underwent EPO...
  26. doi Automatic adaptive system dialysis for hemodialysis-associated hypotension and intolerance: a noncontrolled multicenter trial
    Luigi Colì
    U O di Nefrologia, Dialisi e Trapianto, Policlinico S Orsola, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Kidney Dis 58:93-100. 2011
    ..Automatic adaptive system dialysis (AASD) is a proprietary dialysis system that provides automated elaboration of dialysate and ultrafiltration profiles based on the prescribed decrease in body weight and sodium content...
  27. ncbi Bone mass loss in calcium stone disease: focus on hypercalciuria and metabolic factors
    Renata Caudarella
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Kidney Transplant, Unit of Mineral Metabolism, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Nephrol 16:260-6. 2003
    ..The influence of hypercalciuria, nutritional factors and anthropometric parameters on bone mass was evaluated in these patients as well...
  28. ncbi Small renal masses initially managed using active surveillance: results from a retrospective study with long-term follow-up
    Eugenio Brunocilla
    Department of Urology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 12:178-81. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide outcomes of patients managed using active surveillance (AS) for small renal masses (SRMs)...
  29. ncbi Sequence and expression analysis of the beta-2-microglobulin gene in dialysis patients
    Silvia Canaider
    Amyloid 9:212-5. 2002