A Mohn

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Affiliation: University of Chieti
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treating diabetic retinopathy by tackling growth factor pathways
    Francesco Chiarelli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Ospedale Policlinico, Via dei Vestini 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 6:395-409. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Obese related effects of inflammatory markers and insulin resistance on increased carotid intima media thickness in pre-pubertal children
    Cosimo Giannini
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 197:448-56. 2008
  3. pmc Serum levels of receptors for advanced glycation end products in normal-weight and obese children born small and large for gestational age
    Valentina Chiavaroli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Care 35:1361-3. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Persistence of impaired pancreatic beta-cell function in children treated for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Via Dei Vestini 15, 66100, Chieti, Italy
    Lancet 363:127-8. 2004
  5. doi request reprint An insulin-like growth factor-I receptor defect associated with short stature and impaired carbohydrate homeostasis in an Italian pedigree
    A Mohn
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 76:136-43. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Influence of growth hormone therapy on pituitary and lumbar spine astrocytomas. A clinical observation
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res 59:156-60. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Autosomal malignant osteopetrosis. From diagnosis to therapy
    A Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 56:115-8. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased oxidative stress in prepubertal severely obese children: effect of a dietary restriction-weight loss program
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Ospedale Policlinico, Via dei Vestini 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2653-8. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Hypophosphatasia in a child with widened anterior fontanelle: lessons learned from late diagnosis and incorrect treatment
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 100:e43-6. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint A girl with persistent hyperferritinaemia
    A Mohn
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Lancet 365:1744. 2005

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Publications67

  1. ncbi request reprint Treating diabetic retinopathy by tackling growth factor pathways
    Francesco Chiarelli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Ospedale Policlinico, Via dei Vestini 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 6:395-409. 2005
    ..As the effects of GFs become better understood, pharmacological manipulation of GF synthesis and action will be useful in the early stages of vascular change with the potential to prevent diabetes-related visual loss...
  2. ncbi request reprint Obese related effects of inflammatory markers and insulin resistance on increased carotid intima media thickness in pre-pubertal children
    Cosimo Giannini
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 197:448-56. 2008
    ..In conclusion, early changes in glucose metabolism and an alteration of oxidant-antioxidant status may be present in obese pre-pubertal children; this could lead to increase IMT and early cardiovascular disease...
  3. pmc Serum levels of receptors for advanced glycation end products in normal-weight and obese children born small and large for gestational age
    Valentina Chiavaroli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Care 35:1361-3. 2012
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Persistence of impaired pancreatic beta-cell function in children treated for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Via Dei Vestini 15, 66100, Chieti, Italy
    Lancet 363:127-8. 2004
    ..1, 7.2-153; p=0.02) were reduced in the children with impaired insulin response. Chemotherapy for acute lymphoblastic leukaemia is associated with beta-cell function damage, which persists even after therapy has been stopped...
  5. doi request reprint An insulin-like growth factor-I receptor defect associated with short stature and impaired carbohydrate homeostasis in an Italian pedigree
    A Mohn
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 76:136-43. 2011
    ..However, little is known about potential effects of mutations in the IGF1R on carbohydrate homeostasis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Influence of growth hormone therapy on pituitary and lumbar spine astrocytomas. A clinical observation
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res 59:156-60. 2003
    ..Substitution therapy with rGH requires further and longer studies before it can be recommended with absolute reassurance in children with subtotal resection of a pituitary astrocytoma...
  7. ncbi request reprint Autosomal malignant osteopetrosis. From diagnosis to therapy
    A Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 56:115-8. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased oxidative stress in prepubertal severely obese children: effect of a dietary restriction-weight loss program
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Ospedale Policlinico, Via dei Vestini 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:2653-8. 2005
    ..Altered oxidant-antioxidant status is already present in prepubertal severely obese children and is reversible with a dietary restriction-weight loss program, which should be highly encouraged and maintained over time in this age group...
  9. doi request reprint Hypophosphatasia in a child with widened anterior fontanelle: lessons learned from late diagnosis and incorrect treatment
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 100:e43-6. 2011
    ..In fact, in rare bone-mineralizing disorders, this combined therapy might induce severe clinical complications...
  10. ncbi request reprint A girl with persistent hyperferritinaemia
    A Mohn
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Lancet 365:1744. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Alterations in the oxidant-antioxidant status in prepubertal children with growth hormone deficiency: effect of growth hormone replacement therapy
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:537-42. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the effect of 12 months of conventional GH replacement (rGH) on oxidant-antioxidant status was evaluated in the GHD group only...
  12. ncbi request reprint Increased oxidative stress in prepubertal children born small for gestational age
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Via Dei Vestini 15, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:1372-8. 2007
    ..The development of insulin resistance (IR) seems to play a pivotal role; no data on the oxidant-antioxidant status are available in this risk group...
  13. ncbi request reprint The potential role of insulin analogues in the treatment of children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes mellitus
    A Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Nutr Metab 14:349-57. 2001
    ..Safety issues should also be carefully monitored when introducting analogues in long-term therapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Celiac disease in children and adolescents with type I diabetes: importance of hypoglycemia
    A Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 32:37-40. 2001
    ..Symptomatic hypoglycemia is an unavoidable problem in the treatment of type I diabetes. Celiac disease is associated with malabsorption and may therefore represent an important risk factor...
  15. ncbi request reprint Celiac disease--associated vertigo and nystagmus
    Angelika Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, and General Paediatrician, Chieti, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 34:317-8. 2002
  16. ncbi request reprint The effect of subclinical hypothyroidism on metabolic control in children and adolescents with Type 1 diabetes mellitus
    A Mohn
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabet Med 19:70-3. 2002
    ..A retrospective case control study was performed in order to explore the effect of subclinical hypothyroidism on metabolic control in Type 1 diabetes mellitus...
  17. ncbi request reprint Euthyroid sick syndrome in children with Hodgkin disease
    A Mohn
    Clinica Pediatrica, Universita di Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 18:211-5. 2001
    ..Thyroid function testing should be performed routinely at diagnosis and thereafter in children with Hodgkin disease to detect subtle abnormalities...
  18. doi request reprint Improved oxidative stress and cardio-metabolic status in obese prepubertal children with liver steatosis treated with lifestyle combined with Vitamin E
    E D'Adamo
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Free Radic Res 47:146-53. 2013
    ..These data suggest that Vitamin E supplementation could represent a valuable treatment in obese children affected by NAFLD...
  19. ncbi request reprint Increased vascular endothelial growth factor serum concentrations may help to identify patients with onset of type 1 diabetes during childhood at risk for developing persistent microalbuminuria
    F Santilli
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 86:3871-6. 2001
    ..Persistently increased vascular endothelial growth factor serum levels may help to identify normotensive, normoalbuminuric patients with type 1 diabetes who are predisposed to develop persistent microalbuminuria later in life...
  20. doi request reprint Increased carotid intima-media thickness in pre-pubertal children with constitutional leanness and severe obesity: the speculative role of insulin sensitivity, oxidant status, and chronic inflammation
    C Giannini
    Departments of Pediatrics, Cardiology Clinical Pathology, University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 161:73-80. 2009
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Relationship between inflammatory markers, oxidant-antioxidant status and intima-media thickness in prepubertal children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    L Breda
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini 5, 66100, Chieti, Italy
    Clin Res Cardiol 102:63-71. 2013
    ..To investigate the presence of possible early atherosclerotic changes in a group of prepubertal children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and to establish the potential beneficial effects of 1-year treatment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Role of growth factors in the development of diabetic complications
    F Chiarelli
    Department of Medicine, Division of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res 53:53-67. 2000
    ..Knowledge of the involvement of growth factors in diabetic microangiopathy opens the way to new therapeutic interventions aimed at blocking the deleterious actions of several growth factors...
  23. doi request reprint Impact of a weight loss program on migraine in obese adolescents
    A Verrotti
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Neurol 20:394-7. 2013
    ..Increased headache frequency and severity have been observed in obese populations, but the real impact of a weight loss treatment on headache has not been studied. We investigated this issue in a sample of obese adolescents...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effects of high-dose vitamin E supplementation on oxidative stress and microalbuminuria in young adult patients with childhood onset type 1 diabetes mellitus
    C Giannini
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 23:539-46. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of high-dose vitamin E supplementation (1200 mg/day) on reducing both microalbuminuria (MA) and oxidative stress in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) and persistent MA...
  25. doi request reprint Increased concentrations of soluble CD40 ligand may help to identify type 1 diabetic adolescents and young adults at risk for developing persistent microalbuminuria
    F Chiarelli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 24:570-6. 2008
    ..Soluble CD40 ligand (sCD40L) is supposed to be one of the most likely candidates for both retinopathy and nephropathy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Physical exercise and diabetes during childhood
    Cosimo Giannini
    Paediatrics Department, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Acta Biomed 77:18-25. 2006
    ..Thus, patients and health professionals have to know in details the physiological effect of physical exercise and its metabolic events in order sport to be healthy and enjoyable for all children, adolescents and young adults with T1DM...
  27. ncbi request reprint The importance of microalbuminuria as an indicator of incipient diabetic nephropathy: therapeutic implications
    F Chiarelli
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Ann Med 29:439-45. 1997
    ..Screening programmes for microalbuminuria and early intervention can substantially modify the natural history of diabetic renal involvement and disease and possibly reduce the incidence of end-stage renal failure...
  28. doi request reprint Macrovascular angiopathy in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes
    Cosimo Giannini
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 27:436-60. 2011
    ..Furthermore, as vascular abnormalities begin as early as in childhood, potentially modifiable risk factors should be identified at an early stage of vascular disease development...
  29. doi request reprint Episodic spontaneous hypothermia potentially triggered by hyperinsulinemia
    R Capanna
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res 72:124-8. 2009
    ..This case suggests hyperinsulinemia as a potential mechanism for episodic spontaneous hypothermia, probably mediated by an interaction between insulin and the serotoninergic system...
  30. doi request reprint Weight gain following treatment with valproic acid: pathogenetic mechanisms and clinical implications
    A Verrotti
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Obes Rev 12:e32-43. 2011
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Screening for vascular complications in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    F Chiarelli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res 57:113-6. 2002
    ..Early detection of diabetic microangiopathy and timely treatment of early signs of these complications have a pivotal role in prevention of blindness and end-stage renal failure in children and adolescents with diabetes...
  32. ncbi request reprint Macroangiopathy in adults and children with diabetes: risk factors (part 2)
    D Di Marzio
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 38:706-20. 2006
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Insulin resistance and oxidative stress in children born small and large for gestational age
    Valentina Chiavaroli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Pediatrics 124:695-702. 2009
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the effect of BW and obesity on oxidative stress and IR in prepubertal SGA and LGA children compared with appropriate-for-gestational-age (AGA) children...
  34. doi request reprint Influence of the Mediterranean diet on carotid intima-media thickness in hypercholesterolaemic children: a 12-month intervention study
    C Giannini
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini 5, 66100 Chieti, Italy Clinical Research Center, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 24:75-82. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the influence of a 12-month Mediterranean diet on the variation of lipid profile and carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT) in pre-pubertal hypercholesterolaemic children...
  35. ncbi request reprint Serum angiogenin concentrations in young patients with diabetes mellitus
    F Chiarelli
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Clin Invest 32:110-4. 2002
    ..Angiogenin serum levels were measured in a large group of type 1 diabetic young patients, looking at whether increased Angiogenin concentrations are associated with long-term glycemic control and microvascular complications...
  36. ncbi request reprint Survey on acute and chronic complications in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes at Muhimbili National Hospital in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Edna S Majaliwa
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Care 30:2187-92. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess glycemic control and complications of type 1 diabetes in children and adolescents in Tanzania...
  37. ncbi request reprint Insulin sensitivity in prepubertal Caucasian normal weight children
    Fabio G Masuccio
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 22:695-702. 2009
    ..Determining whether or not a child is insulin resistant is becoming a matter of fundamental interest even in childhood, as the incidence of metabolic complications of insulin resistance is rising. Thus reference values are needed...
  38. doi request reprint The possible role of liver steatosis in defining metabolic syndrome in prepubertal children
    Ebe D'Adamo
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Metabolism 59:671-6. 2010
    ..Therefore, screening for the MS should be performed in this age group; and hepatic steatosis should be considered as an additional diagnostic criterion...
  39. doi request reprint New insights in diabetic autonomic neuropathy in children and adolescents
    A Verrotti
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini 5, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 161:811-8. 2009
    ..This article reviews recent developments in knowledge of epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical symptoms, diagnosis, and therapy of DAN...
  40. doi request reprint Levetiracetam monotherapy for childhood occipital epilepsy of gastaut
    A Verrotti
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Acta Neurol Scand 120:342-6. 2009
    ..The aim of this open label pilot study was to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of levetiracetam (LEV) as 'de novo' monotherapy in children and adolescents with late onset childhood occipital epilepsy-Gastaut type (COE-G)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Kidney involvement and disease in patients with diabetes
    F Chiarelli
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Panminerva Med 45:23-41. 2003
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Angiopathy in children with diabetes
    F Chiarelli
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 54:187-201. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Growth and puberty in children with HIV infection
    E S Majaliwa
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 32:85-90. 2009
    ..Better understanding of the mechanisms leading to impairment of growth and puberty in children with perinatal HIV-1 infection might lead to appropriate treatment when required...
  44. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes mellitus in children and adolescents
    M Marcovecchio
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 28:853-63. 2005
    ..An appropriated intervention program must be started early, in order to prevent or retard the progression of the disease and associated comorbidities...
  45. doi request reprint Bone and calcium metabolism and antiepileptic drugs
    Alberto Verrotti
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 112:1-10. 2010
    ..g., valproate) cannot be readily explained by vitamin D metabolism. In this article, the literature related to the effects of classic and new antiepileptic drugs on bone health and calcium metabolism is reviewed...
  46. doi request reprint Catamenial epilepsy: hormonal aspects
    Alberto Verrotti
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 26:783-90. 2010
    ..Also, variations in concentrations of antiepileptic drugs across the menstrual cycle may contribute to increased seizure susceptibility. A variety of approaches have been proposed for the treatment of catamenial epilepsy...
  47. ncbi request reprint Effects of irbesartan on intracellular antioxidant enzyme expression and activity in adolescents and young adults with early diabetic angiopathy
    Francesco Chiarelli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Ospedale Policlinico, Via dei Vestini, 5, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Care 28:1690-7. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of irbesartan, an angiotensin II receptor antagonist, on IAP in adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes and early signs of retinopathy and nephropathy...
  48. ncbi request reprint Growth, growth factors and diabetes
    Francesco Chiarelli
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 151:U109-17. 2004
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Serum and urinary nitrites and nitrates and Doppler sonography in children with diabetes
    Alessandra Savino
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Care 29:2676-81. 2006
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Circulating monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 and early development of nephropathy in type 1 diabetes
    Francesco Chiarelli
    Clinica Pediatrica, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy Patologia Medica, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Care 25:1829-34. 2002
    ..To investigate the possible role of hyperglycemia-dependent monocyte chemoattractant protein (MCP)-1 biosynthesis in the pathophysiology of early nephropathy in type 1 diabetes...
  51. doi request reprint Valproate-induced insulin resistance and obesity in children
    Alberto Verrotti
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res 71:125-31. 2009
    ..Among the side effects of VPA, weight gain is frequently reported, although the real incidence and magnitude of this problem is unknown. Its pathogenesis is most likely multifactorial, and is controversial...
  52. ncbi request reprint Macroangiopathy in adults and children with diabetes: from molecular mechanisms to vascular damage (part 1)
    D Di Marzio
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    Horm Metab Res 38:691-705. 2006
    ..At the moment the best therapeutic strategy is to maintain metabolic control at a physiologic level and perform screening and early intervention for vascular complications...
  53. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in obese children: role of insulin resistance
    Maria L Marcovecchio
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    J Hypertens 24:2431-6. 2006
    ..To investigate the relationship between ambulatory blood pressure (ABPM) parameters and insulin resistance in obese children...
  54. doi request reprint Obesity-related renal injury in childhood
    Alessandra Savino
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 73:303-11. 2010
    ..It is beyond the scope of this article to examine kidney disease as a component of syndromes that result in obesity in childhood...
  55. doi request reprint Technology and the issue of cost/benefit in diabetes
    Cosimo Giannini
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, I 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 25:S34-44. 2009
    ..Therefore, new technologically derived devices and therapeutic opportunity for diabetes should be rationally utilized in order to offer real advantages and reduce the relevant worldwide cost of diabetes...
  56. doi request reprint Role of ultrasonography in the diagnosis and follow-up of pediatric eosinophilic gastroenteritis: a case report and review of the literature
    A Savino
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Ultraschall Med 32:E57-62. 2011
    ..Ultrasonography can also be easily used in the follow-up of these patients, and may obviate the frequent and potentially dangerous exposure to radiation...
  57. doi request reprint Telomere length and obesity
    Raffaella Zannolli
    Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Reproductive Medicine, Section of Pediatrics, Policlinico Le Scotte, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 97:952-4. 2008
    ..To assess the telomere length in apparently healthy obese and normal-weight subjects...
  58. ncbi request reprint Role of physical exercise in children and adolescents with diabetes mellitus
    Cosimo Giannini
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 20:173-84. 2007
    ..Appropriate education may allow a proper and correct approach to physical exercise...
  59. doi request reprint Family history of premature cardiovascular disease as a sole and independent risk factor for increased carotid intima-media thickness
    Tommaso de Giorgis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    J Hypertens 27:822-8. 2009
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Endothelial dysfunction in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Mariapina Pomilio
    Clinica Pediatrica, University of Chieti, Italy
    J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 15:343-61. 2002
    ..Complete understanding of the pathophysiology of endothelial dysfunction may lead to timely therapeutic intervention to prevent its development and to slow the progression of diabetic complications...
  61. doi request reprint Levetiracetam in absence epilepsy
    Alberto Verrotti
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Chieti, Chieti, Italy
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:850-3. 2008
    ..Prospective, large, long-term double-blind studies are needed to confirm these findings...
  62. doi request reprint GNRH analog therapy in girls with early puberty is associated with the achievement of predicted final height but also with increased risk of polycystic ovary syndrome
    Valentina Chiavaroli
    Departments of Pediatrics Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Chieti, Via dei Vestini 5, 66100 Chieti, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:55-62. 2010
    ..Women with PCOS are at increased risk of cardiometabolic dysfunctions and infertility. Our aim was to assess GNRHa effectiveness on reaching adult stature and the risk of PCOS in girls with early puberty...
  63. ncbi request reprint Is homeostasis model assessment better than the quantitative insulin-sensitivity check index and fasting glucose/insulin ratio?
    Angelika Mohn
    Pediatrics 116:515; author reply 515-6. 2005
  64. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of children treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia and the recovery of beta-cell function
    Angelika Mohn
    Haematologica 91:1424-5. 2006
    ..Our results show that although alterations of the glucose metabolism persists after stop-therapy they are reversible with time...
  65. ncbi request reprint [Aspect of body image in physically disabled youth]
    Annette Boeger
    Universitat Essen, Fachbereich 2, Universitätsstr 11, 45117 Essen
    Prax Kinderpsychol Kinderpsychiatr 51:165-77. 2002
    ..The results of the study underline the importance of body-associated psychotherapeutic intervention supplementing the many therapeutic measures of handicapped adolescence...
  66. ncbi request reprint Insulin analogues
    Angelika Mohn
    N Engl J Med 352:1822-4; author reply 1822-4. 2005
  67. ncbi request reprint Validity of HOMA-IR as index of insulin resistance in obesity
    Angelika Mohn
    J Pediatr 148:565-6; author reply 566. 2006