Roberto G Lucchini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Brescia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of Parkinsonian disorders associated to manganese exposure in the vicinities of ferroalloy industries
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, Brescia, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 50:788-800. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The World Trade Center health surveillance program: results of the first 10 years and implications for prevention
    R G Lucchini
    Section of Occupational Medicine, University of Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:529-33. 2012
  3. pmc Prolactin changes as a consequence of chemical exposure
    Lorenzo Alessio
    Environ Health Perspect 114:A573-4; author reply A574. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Development of neurobehavioral toxicology in the last century and its historical roots]
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:475-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Torvis oculis: occupational roots of behavioral neurotoxicology in the last two centuries and beyond
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Italy
    Neurotoxicology 33:652-9. 2012
  6. pmc Neurological impacts from inhalation of pollutants and the nose-brain connection
    R G Lucchini
    Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Neurotoxicology 33:838-41. 2012
  7. pmc Tremor, olfactory and motor changes in Italian adolescents exposed to historical ferro-manganese emission
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Italy
    Neurotoxicology 33:687-96. 2012
  8. pmc Inverse association of intellectual function with very low blood lead but not with manganese exposure in Italian adolescents
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Environ Res 118:65-71. 2012
  9. pmc Risk factors for operated carpal tunnel syndrome: a multicenter population-based case-control study
    Stefano Mattioli
    Occupational Health Service, ASL di Ravenna, Ravenna, Italy
    BMC Public Health 9:343. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [Development of the agricultural sector in Italy: need to harmonize production and health protection]
    R Lucchini
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale e Applicata, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 32:396-9. 2010

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of Parkinsonian disorders associated to manganese exposure in the vicinities of ferroalloy industries
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, Brescia, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 50:788-800. 2007
    ..To assess the prevalence of Parkinsonian disturbances in relationship to environmental exposure to manganese due to ferroalloy industries in the province of Brescia, Northern Italy...
  2. ncbi request reprint The World Trade Center health surveillance program: results of the first 10 years and implications for prevention
    R G Lucchini
    Section of Occupational Medicine, University of Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:529-33. 2012
    ..Individual exposure and health data were stored in ad hoc databases and produced epidemiological outcomes on the various exposure-related illnesses...
  3. pmc Prolactin changes as a consequence of chemical exposure
    Lorenzo Alessio
    Environ Health Perspect 114:A573-4; author reply A574. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Development of neurobehavioral toxicology in the last century and its historical roots]
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:475-8. 2011
    ..These methods have been further developed in the following years toward a global and integrated approach to the different life stages of individuals...
  5. doi request reprint Torvis oculis: occupational roots of behavioral neurotoxicology in the last two centuries and beyond
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Italy
    Neurotoxicology 33:652-9. 2012
    ..Neurobehavioral methodology has further developed in the latest years towards a global and integrated approach to the different life stages of individuals, from early life to old age...
  6. pmc Neurological impacts from inhalation of pollutants and the nose-brain connection
    R G Lucchini
    Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Neurotoxicology 33:838-41. 2012
    ..An increased understanding of the neurotoxicity associated with air pollution exposure is critical to protect susceptible individuals in the workplace and the general population...
  7. pmc Tremor, olfactory and motor changes in Italian adolescents exposed to historical ferro-manganese emission
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Italy
    Neurotoxicology 33:687-96. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess neurobehavioral functions in adolescents from the impacted region and the reference area of Garda Lake...
  8. pmc Inverse association of intellectual function with very low blood lead but not with manganese exposure in Italian adolescents
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Environ Res 118:65-71. 2012
    ..Pediatric lead (Pb) exposure impacts cognitive function and behavior and co-exposure to manganese (Mn) may enhance neurotoxicity...
  9. pmc Risk factors for operated carpal tunnel syndrome: a multicenter population-based case-control study
    Stefano Mattioli
    Occupational Health Service, ASL di Ravenna, Ravenna, Italy
    BMC Public Health 9:343. 2009
    ..This population-based case-control study aims to investigate occupational/non-occupational risk factors for surgically treated CTS...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Development of the agricultural sector in Italy: need to harmonize production and health protection]
    R Lucchini
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale e Applicata, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 32:396-9. 2010
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  11. ncbi request reprint Neurological and neuropsychological features in Parkinsonian patients exposed to neurotoxic metals
    R Lucchini
    Department of Applied and Experimental Medicine, Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:280-1. 2007
    ..87-420.12), and the Standardized Morbidity Ratios was associated with environmental Mn levels...
  12. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral science in hazard identification and risk assessment of neurotoxic agents--what are the requirements for further development?
    Roberto Lucchini
    Institute of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, p le Spedali Civili 1, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 78:427-37. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint [Protocol for health surveillance of workers exposed to repetitive arm movements]
    R Lucchini
    Cattedra e Servizio di Medicina del Lavoro, Università Spedali Civili di Brescia
    Med Lav 94:395-404. 2003
    ..A Work Group on this problem was constituted in Brescia, Italy, following the great interest raised by recent scientific meetings on this topic...
  14. ncbi request reprint Application of a latent variable model for a multicenter study on early effects due to mercury exposure
    Roberto Lucchini
    Institute of Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Neurotoxicology 24:605-16. 2003
    ..On the contrary, dental amalgams and small-size fish consumption do not seem to be associated to any adverse health effect at these exposure levels...
  15. doi request reprint Manganese exposure: cognitive, motor and behavioral effects on children: a review of recent findings
    Silvia Zoni
    Department of Surgery, Section of Occupational Medicine, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Curr Opin Pediatr 25:255-60. 2013
    ..We reviewed the most recent human studies (from January 2011 to July 2012) regarding the association between Mn exposure and cognitive, motor and behavioral effects on children...
  16. doi request reprint Lifetime cumulative exposure as a threat for neurodegeneration: need for prevention strategies on a global scale
    Roberto Lucchini
    Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, p le Spedali Civili 1, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Neurotoxicology 30:1144-8. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint From lead to manganese through mercury: mythology, science, and lessons for prevention
    Lorenzo Alessio
    Institute of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, Brescia, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 50:779-87. 2007
    ..Unfortunately, the consequent implementation of preventive measures was generally delayed, causing important negative effects to the exposed populations...
  18. doi request reprint From manganism to manganese-induced parkinsonism: a conceptual model based on the evolution of exposure
    Roberto G Lucchini
    Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, Section of Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Neuromolecular Med 11:311-21. 2009
    ..Inhalation and ingestion of manganese will be the focus of this report...
  19. pmc Cancer incidence in world trade center rescue and recovery workers, 2001-2008
    Samara Solan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:699-704. 2013
    ..World Trade Center (WTC) rescue and recovery workers were exposed to a complex mix of pollutants and carcinogens...
  20. doi request reprint Analysis of settled dust with X-ray Fluorescence for exposure assessment of metals in the province of Brescia, Italy
    Annalisa Zacco
    Laboratory of Chemistry for Technologies, University of Brescia, Italy
    J Environ Monit 11:1579-85. 2009
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  21. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological testing for the assessment of manganese neurotoxicity: a review and a proposal
    Silvia Zoni
    Department of Experimental and Applied Medicine, Section of Occupational Health, University of Brescia, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, Brescia, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 50:812-30. 2007
    ..Manganese exposure can cause neurobehavioral and neurological signs and symptoms. A review of the literature was carried out in order to identify the most sensitive and effective methods to assess these outcomes...