Giancarlo Logroscino

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Affiliation: University of Bari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Dietary iron intake and risk of Parkinson's disease
    Giancarlo Logroscino
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1381-8. 2008
  2. pmc A Population-based study of dementia in the oldest old: the Monzino 80-plus study
    Ugo Lucca
    Laboratory of Geriatric Neuropsychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    BMC Neurol 11:54. 2011
  3. pmc Association of smoking with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis risk and survival in men and women: a prospective study
    Alvaro Alonso
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    BMC Neurol 10:6. 2010
  4. pmc Incidence of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Europe
    Giancarlo Logroscino
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Piazza Giulio Cesare, Policlinico, 70121 Bari, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:385-90. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of long survival in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a population-based study
    Stefano Zoccolella
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bari, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 268:28-32. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint ALS multidisciplinary clinic and survival. Results from a population-based study in Southern Italy
    Stefano Zoccolella
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bari, Operative Unit of Neurology, L Bonomo Hospital, Andria BA, Italy
    J Neurol 254:1107-12. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Frailty syndrome and the risk of vascular dementia: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Vincenzo Solfrizzi
    Department of Geriatrics, Center for Aging Brain, Memory Unit, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Alzheimers Dement 9:113-22. 2013
  8. pmc Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and incidence of mild cognitive impairment. The Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Vincenzo Solfrizzi
    Department of Geriatrics, Center for Aging Brain, Memory Unit, University of Bari, Policlinico, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 11, 70124, Bari, Italy
    Age (Dordr) 35:441-53. 2013
  9. pmc Cortical thinning and clinical heterogeneity in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Domenico Maria Mezzapesa
    Neurology Unit, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neurosciences and Sense organs, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e80748. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Amyloid-based immunotherapy for Alzheimer's disease in the time of prevention trials: the way forward
    Francesco Panza
    Department of Basic Medicine, Neuroscience, and Sense Organs, Neurodegenerative Disease Unit, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 10:405-19. 2014

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Publications21

  1. pmc Dietary iron intake and risk of Parkinson's disease
    Giancarlo Logroscino
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1381-8. 2008
    ..This increase in risk was present in those who had low vitamin C intake...
  2. pmc A Population-based study of dementia in the oldest old: the Monzino 80-plus study
    Ugo Lucca
    Laboratory of Geriatric Neuropsychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    BMC Neurol 11:54. 2011
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  3. pmc Association of smoking with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis risk and survival in men and women: a prospective study
    Alvaro Alonso
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    BMC Neurol 10:6. 2010
    ..Moreover, limited information exists on the association between smoking and survival in ALS patients. We evaluated the association of smoking with ALS incidence and survival in a population-based cohort...
  4. pmc Incidence of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Europe
    Giancarlo Logroscino
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Piazza Giulio Cesare, Policlinico, 70121 Bari, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:385-90. 2010
    ..To address these issues, the authors undertook a pooled analysis of European population based ALS registries...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of long survival in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a population-based study
    Stefano Zoccolella
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bari, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 268:28-32. 2008
    ..Although amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a rapidly progressive neurodegenerative disorder, some ALS cases can survive beyond 10 years. However, the predictors of long survival in ALS patients remain uncertain...
  6. ncbi request reprint ALS multidisciplinary clinic and survival. Results from a population-based study in Southern Italy
    Stefano Zoccolella
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bari, Operative Unit of Neurology, L Bonomo Hospital, Andria BA, Italy
    J Neurol 254:1107-12. 2007
    ..Because of the multifactorial nature of impairment and disablity in ALS, multidisciplinary clinics (MDC) have been recently introduced in the management of ALS patients; their effects on survival remain, however, largely debated...
  7. doi request reprint Frailty syndrome and the risk of vascular dementia: the Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Vincenzo Solfrizzi
    Department of Geriatrics, Center for Aging Brain, Memory Unit, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Alzheimers Dement 9:113-22. 2013
    ..We estimated the predictive role of frailty syndrome on incident dementia and its subtypes in a nondemented, Italian, older population...
  8. pmc Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and incidence of mild cognitive impairment. The Italian Longitudinal Study on Aging
    Vincenzo Solfrizzi
    Department of Geriatrics, Center for Aging Brain, Memory Unit, University of Bari, Policlinico, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 11, 70124, Bari, Italy
    Age (Dordr) 35:441-53. 2013
    ..However, within-class differences linked to different chemical structures and/or drug potencies may exist, with a possible effect of the enalapril and lisinopril sub-groups in reducing the risk of incident MCI...
  9. pmc Cortical thinning and clinical heterogeneity in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Domenico Maria Mezzapesa
    Neurology Unit, Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neurosciences and Sense organs, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e80748. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Amyloid-based immunotherapy for Alzheimer's disease in the time of prevention trials: the way forward
    Francesco Panza
    Department of Basic Medicine, Neuroscience, and Sense Organs, Neurodegenerative Disease Unit, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 10:405-19. 2014
    ..These primary and secondary prevention trials will definitely test the Aβ cascade hypothesis of AD. ..
  11. doi request reprint Mitochondrial genome aberrations in skeletal muscle of patients with motor neuron disease
    Lucia Artuso
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche di Base, Neuroscienze e Organi di Senso, Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:261-6. 2013
    ..In conclusion, the strong association with mtDNA damages supports the hypothesis that mitochondrial dysfunction in skeletal muscle may contribute to the pathogenesis and progression of ALS...
  12. doi request reprint Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a new missense mutation in the SOD1 gene
    Rosanna Tortelli
    Department of Neurosciences and Sense Organs Center of Motor Neuron Diseases, University of Bari, Policlinico, Bari, Italy
    Neurobiol Aging 34:1709.e3-5. 2013
    ....
  13. doi request reprint REVIEW: γ-Secretase inhibitors for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease: The current state
    Francesco Panza
    IRCCS Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza, San Giovanni Rotondo, Foggia, Italy
    CNS Neurosci Ther 16:272-84. 2010
    ..This article briefly reviews the profile of γ-secretase inhibitors, compounds that inhibit γ-secretase, the pivotal enzyme that generates Aβ, and that have reached the clinic...
  14. ncbi request reprint Predictors of survival in a series of clinically diagnosed progressive supranuclear palsy patients
    Claudia dell'Aquila
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neurosciences and Organs of Senses, University of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 9, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:980-5. 2013
    ..We performed a retrospective study in order to identify clinical predictors of survival in clinically diagnosed progressive supranuclear palsy patients referred to our centre...
  15. doi request reprint Is there still any hope for amyloid-based immunotherapy for Alzheimer's disease?
    Francesco Panza
    aNeurodegenerative Disease Unit, Department of Basic Medicine, Neuroscience, and Sense Organs, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Bari bDepartment of Clinical Research in Neurology, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Pia Fondazione Cardinale G Panico, Tricase, Lecce cResearch and Development Department, Chiesi Farmaceutici, Parma dGeriatric Medicine Memory Unit and Rare Disease Centre, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 27:128-37. 2014
    ..We reviewed clinical trials on active and passive anti-β-amyloid (Aβ) immunotherapy for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease with a particular focus on monoclonal antibodies against Aβ...
  16. doi request reprint Low incidence of stroke in southern Italy: a population-based study
    Giovanni Manobianca
    Department of Neurology, Hospital F Miulli, Acquaviva delle Fonti, Bari, Italy
    Stroke 39:2923-8. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the incidence and 28-day case-fatality of stroke through a population-based stroke register in a rural area in Southern Italy, characterized by a stroke unit in the referral hospital...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of delay in the diagnosis and clinical trial entry of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients: a population-based study
    Stefano Zoccolella
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bari, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 250:45-9. 2006
    ..Heterogeneity of clinical presentation at onset and delay in diagnosis may decrease the likelihood for trial entry...
  18. doi request reprint Serum N-acetylaspartate level in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Isabella L Simone
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences, Policlinico, University of Bari, Italy
    Arch Neurol 68:1308-12. 2011
    ..In vivo multisection proton ((1)H)-magnetic resonance spectroscopy studies indicate that NAA level decreases in specific cortical brain areas of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)...
  19. doi request reprint Diet and Alzheimer's disease risk factors or prevention: the current evidence
    Vincenzo Solfrizzi
    Department of Geriatrics, Center for Aging Brain, Memory Unit, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:677-708. 2011
    ..Hopefully this will open new opportunities for the prevention and management of dementia and AD...
  20. ncbi request reprint Late life depression and late onset depression: are the same clinical and pathopsysiological picture?
    Apostolos Papazacharias
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences, University Aldo Moro, Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 9 70124 Bari, Italy
    Psychiatr Danub 22:S108-10. 2010
    ..Based on these observations we propose a common neuroanatomical substrate but different pathophysiological processes implicated in these two types of depression...
  21. ncbi request reprint Brain abscess: a need to screen for pulmonary arteriovenous malformations
    Mauro Gallitelli
    Department of Internal Medicine and Public Health, Internal Medicine A Murri, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Neuroepidemiology 24:76-8. 2005
    ..Patients with PAVMs are at increased risk of brain abscess (BA). This study aimed to provide preliminary data on the prevalence of PAVMs among BA patients...