N Mondaini

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Affiliation: University of Florence
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Can early single dose instillation of epirubicin improve bacillus Calmette-Guerin efficacy in patients with nonmuscle invasive high risk bladder cancer? Results from a prospective, randomized, double-blind controlled study
    Tommaso Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 180:110-5. 2008
  2. ncbi Finasteride 5 mg and sexual side effects: how many of these are related to a nocebo phenomenon?
    Nicola Mondaini
    UO Urology, S Maria Annunziata Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Sex Med 4:1708-12. 2007
  3. ncbi Recurrence of vaginal implantation of transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary tract
    Nicola Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Gynecol Oncol 97:669-70. 2005
  4. ncbi Regular moderate intake of red wine is linked to a better women's sexual health
    Nicola Mondaini
    Urology Unit, Santa Maria Annunziata Hospital, University of Florence, Via dell Antella, 50011 Antella, Florence, Italy
    J Sex Med 6:2772-7. 2009
  5. ncbi Carcinoma of the breast metastatic to the ureter seven years later
    Nicola Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Int J Urol 12:763-4. 2005
  6. ncbi Alfuzosin (10 mg) does not affect blood pressure in young healthy men
    Nicola Mondaini
    Urology Division, S Maria Annunziata Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 50:1292-6; discussion 1297-8. 2006
  7. ncbi Clinical characteristics and overall survival in genitourinary sarcomas treated with curative intent: a multicenter study
    N Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini 18, 50100 Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 47:468-73. 2005
  8. ncbi 14-day prulifloxacin treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis in women with recurrent urinary tract infections: a prospective, open-label, pilot trial with 6-month follow-up
    T Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    J Chemother 21:535-41. 2009
  9. ncbi Sexuality in patients with spinal cord injuries due to attempted suicide
    G Lombardi
    Neurourology Section, Spinal Unit, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Spinal Cord 46:53-7. 2008
  10. ncbi Sildenafil does not improve sexual function in men without erectile dysfunction but does reduce the postorgasmic refractory time
    N Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 15:225-8. 2003

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  1. ncbi Can early single dose instillation of epirubicin improve bacillus Calmette-Guerin efficacy in patients with nonmuscle invasive high risk bladder cancer? Results from a prospective, randomized, double-blind controlled study
    Tommaso Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 180:110-5. 2008
    ..We evaluated the impact of epirubicin perioperative instillation in improving subsequent bacillus Calmette-Guerin instillation efficacy in high risk patients with nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer...
  2. ncbi Finasteride 5 mg and sexual side effects: how many of these are related to a nocebo phenomenon?
    Nicola Mondaini
    UO Urology, S Maria Annunziata Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Sex Med 4:1708-12. 2007
    ..Such data could be seen as far from reality, if compared to a higher percentage that may be found in any common clinical practice...
  3. ncbi Recurrence of vaginal implantation of transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary tract
    Nicola Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Gynecol Oncol 97:669-70. 2005
    ..We have experienced a third case with the same characteristics of the first one, which was a vaginal recurrence with a prior resected urothelial vaginal tumor...
  4. ncbi Regular moderate intake of red wine is linked to a better women's sexual health
    Nicola Mondaini
    Urology Unit, Santa Maria Annunziata Hospital, University of Florence, Via dell Antella, 50011 Antella, Florence, Italy
    J Sex Med 6:2772-7. 2009
    ..While some evidence does exist for a positive correlation between moderate wine intake and men's sexual health, there is no study addressing the potential correlation between red wine intake and women's sexual function...
  5. ncbi Carcinoma of the breast metastatic to the ureter seven years later
    Nicola Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Int J Urol 12:763-4. 2005
    ..A surgical operation was performed to remove the terminal ureter and the perimeatal area of the urinary bladder. Urological and radiological outcome was satisfactory after a 2-year follow up...
  6. ncbi Alfuzosin (10 mg) does not affect blood pressure in young healthy men
    Nicola Mondaini
    Urology Division, S Maria Annunziata Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 50:1292-6; discussion 1297-8. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of 10mg alfuzosin on blood pressure (BP) and heart rate (HR) in young healthy volunteers...
  7. ncbi Clinical characteristics and overall survival in genitourinary sarcomas treated with curative intent: a multicenter study
    N Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini 18, 50100 Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 47:468-73. 2005
    ..We report our experience with this type of tumours in a multicenter study carried out in a single region of Central Italy (Tuscany)...
  8. ncbi 14-day prulifloxacin treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis in women with recurrent urinary tract infections: a prospective, open-label, pilot trial with 6-month follow-up
    T Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    J Chemother 21:535-41. 2009
    ..6%) patients who had positive vaginal swab sample at baseline. in conclusion, a 14-day administration of prulifloxacin 600 mg is a safe, well tolerated and effective treatment for the management of UTI in young women...
  9. ncbi Sexuality in patients with spinal cord injuries due to attempted suicide
    G Lombardi
    Neurourology Section, Spinal Unit, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Spinal Cord 46:53-7. 2008
    ..To evaluate the specific characteristics of sexuality in spinal cord injury (SCI) patients resulting from attempted suicide pre- and post-SCI...
  10. ncbi Sildenafil does not improve sexual function in men without erectile dysfunction but does reduce the postorgasmic refractory time
    N Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 15:225-8. 2003
    ..Although controlled studies are needed to evaluate the efficacy of erection-enhancing drugs in premature ejaculation, it is possible that sildenafil might be useful for this indication...
  11. ncbi Time/duration effectiveness of sildenafil versus tadalafil in the treatment of erectile dysfunction in male spinal cord-injured patients
    G Del Popolo
    1Neurourology Section, Spinal Unit, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Spinal Cord 42:643-8. 2004
    ..A randomized, blinded, crossover clinical trial comparing sildenafil versus tadalafil for erectile dysfunction (ED) in male spinal cord-injured (SCI) patients...
  12. ncbi Penile length and circumference: a study on 3,300 young Italian males
    R Ponchietti
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 39:183-6. 2001
    ....
  13. ncbi Heavy smoking is an important risk factor for erectile dysfunction in young men
    A Natali
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 17:227-30. 2005
    ..2 vs 4%; this explains the need for education within a comprehensive smoking cessation programme, and should be reserved especially for young smokers, in order to be aware and informed of the effect of tobacco on erectile function...
  14. ncbi Epidemiology and risk factors in urolithiasis
    R Bartoletti
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Urol Int 79:3-7. 2007
    ..Similarly, the presence of residual fragments after extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy has induced a radical change in the management of small calculi through the use of mini-invasive surgical techniques...
  15. ncbi The Italian version of the National Institutes of Health Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index
    Gianluca Giubilei
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini 18, 50139 Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 47:805-11. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi Localized prostate cancer treated with intensity-modulated radiotherapy
    Lorenzo Livi
    Radiotherapy Department, Florence University, Italy
    Tumori 92:197-201. 2006
    ..The aim of this analysis was to describe the acute and when possible late toxicity and the feasibility on using intensity-modulated radiotherapy into our routine work...
  17. ncbi [New therapeutics in the suppression of superficial bladder carcinoma]
    Riccardo Bartoletti
    Clinica Urologica UniversitĂ  di Firenze, Divisione di Urologia Ospedale S Maria Annunziata, Firenze
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 78:7-8. 2006
  18. ncbi Prevalence, incidence estimation, risk factors and characterization of chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome in urological hospital outpatients in Italy: results of a multicenter case-control observational study
    Riccardo Bartoletti
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 178:2411-5; discussion 2415. 2007
    ..We evaluated the prevalence and estimated the incidence and risk factors of chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome in urological hospital outpatients in Italy...
  19. doi Prostate growth and prevalence of prostate diseases in early onset spinal cord injuries
    Riccardo Bartoletti
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 56:142-8. 2009
    ..Controversial data on modifications of prostate size, function and disease of spinal cord injury (SCI) patients has been previously reported...
  20. ncbi Introduction to chronic prostatitis and chronic pelvic pain syndrome (CP/CPPS)
    Riccardo Bartoletti
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, S Maria Annunziata Hospital, Italy
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 79:55-7. 2007
    ..001). CP/CPPS had a negative influence on sexual desire, erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation (p < 0.001). The Meares Stamey test was positive in 13.3% of patients and 2.9% of controls...
  21. ncbi Skin involvement from micropapillary bladder carcinoma as the first clinical manifestation of metastatic disease
    A Dominici
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Urol Int 67:173-4. 2001
    ..This rare variant of TCC, which is strikingly reminiscent of the histological pattern of ovarian papillary serous carcinoma, is associated with poor prognosis and apparently high metastatic potential...
  22. ncbi Expression and functional activity of phosphodiesterase type 5 in human and rabbit vas deferens
    R Mancina
    Andrology Unit, Department of Clinical Physiopathology, University of Florence, 50139, Florence, Italy
    Mol Hum Reprod 11:107-15. 2005
    ..Our results provide a hypothesis explaining the beneficial effects of PDE inhibitors in patients with rapid ejaculation...
  23. doi Serenoa repens associated with Urtica dioica (ProstaMEV) and curcumin and quercitin (FlogMEV) extracts are able to improve the efficacy of prulifloxacin in bacterial prostatitis patients: results from a prospective randomised study
    Tommaso Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, via dell Antella 58, 50011 Florence, Italy
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 33:549-53. 2009
    ..001). The association of S. repens, U. dioica (ProstaMEV), quercitin and curcumin (FlogMEV) extracts is able to improve the clinical efficacy of prulifloxacin in patients affected by CBP...
  24. ncbi Artificial intelligence for predicting recurrence-free probability of non-invasive high-grade urothelial bladder cell carcinoma
    Tommaso Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, I 50011 Florence, Italy
    Oncol Rep 18:959-64. 2007
    ..The study identified a single subgroup of pTaG3 patients with multiple lesions, >or=2/year recurrence rate and without any response to previous Bacille Calmette-Guérin adjuvant therapy, that seem to be at high risk of recurrence...
  25. ncbi Interleukin 8 and anti-chlamydia trachomatis mucosal IgA as urogenital immunologic markers in patients with C. trachomatis prostatic infection
    Sandra Mazzoli
    STDs Centre, Santa Maria Annunziata Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Eur Urol 51:1385-93. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi Physical activity of men with chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome not satisfied with conventional treatments--could it represent a valid option? The physical activity and male pelvic pain trial: a double-blind, randomized study
    Gianluca Giubilei
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 177:159-65. 2007
    ..We performed a preliminary investigation of the role of physical activity and its effects on select patients with chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome...
  27. ncbi Penile length is normal in most men seeking penile lengthening procedures
    N Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 14:283-6. 2002
    ..Most found the use of a nomgram to show them how they compared with other men helpful. We suggest that documentation of such a demonstration should be made for any man seeking an opinion on penile lengthening surgery...
  28. ncbi Priapism due to sacrococcygeal chordoma metastasis treated with radiation therapy
    N Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 17:300-1. 2005
    ..We are reporting the first case of priapism due to a sacrococcygeal chordoma metastasis treated with radiation therapy as palliative treatment...
  29. ncbi Hypospadias: incidence and effects on psychosexual development as evaluated with the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory test in a sample of 11,649 young Italian men
    Nicola Mondaini
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Italy
    Urol Int 68:81-5. 2002
    ..Some defects in methodology, such as low response rates, heterogeneity of age ranges and the choice of controls, have been the main limitations. Our study was designed to take these problems into account...
  30. doi Loss of heterozygosis on IFN-alpha locus is a prognostic indicator of bacillus Calmette-Guerin response for nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer
    Tommaso Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Urol 183:1738-43. 2010
    ..We evaluated the role of loss of heterozygosity on the interferon-alpha locus to predict the response to bacillus Calmette-Guerin therapy in patients with nonmuscle invasive bladder cancer...
  31. ncbi Accuracy of prostate volume measurements using transrectal multiplanar three-dimensional sonography
    Gianluca Giubilei
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Int J Urol 12:936-8. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi Female sexual dysfunction and hormonal status in spinal cord injured (SCI) patients
    Giuseppe Lombardi
    Spinal Unit, Neurourology, University of Florence, Largo Palagi 1, Florence 50100, Italy
    J Androl 28:722-6. 2007
    ..There was no significant correlation between abnormal hormonal status and the presence of a specific sexual dysfunction, as assessed with the FSFI...
  33. doi Prognostic role of loss of heterozygosity on chromosome 18 in patients with low-risk nonmuscle-invasive bladder cancer: results from a prospective study
    Tommaso Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Surg Res 161:89-94. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the prognostic role of LOH on Chr 18q21-23 in patients affected by low-grade, nonmuscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC)...
  34. ncbi Cardiovascular parameter changes in patients with erectile dysfunction using pde-5 inhibitors: a study with sildenafil and vardenafil
    Giorgio Pomara
    Department of Urology, Pisa University, Pisa, Italy
    J Androl 25:625-9. 2004
    ..Moreover, it is necessary to pay particular attention to those patients in treatment with other drugs that could have a synergistic hypotensive effect as a result of vasodilation potentiation...
  35. ncbi Clinical female sexual outcome after sacral neuromodulation implant for lower urinary tract symptom (LUTS)
    Giuseppe Lombardi
    Urology, S Maria Annunziata Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Sex Med 5:1411-7. 2008
    ..Over the last few years, sacral neuromodulation (SNM) has become an established treatment option for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS)...
  36. ncbi Prognostic role of cell apoptotic rate in prostate cancer: outcome of a long-time follow-up study
    Giuseppe Dachille
    Department of Urology, Hospital of Monopoli, Bari, Italy
    Oncol Rep 19:541-5. 2008
    ..001). Our results highlight the utility of AI analysis in assessing the probability risk of clinical progression in PCa patients who are treated with RRP...
  37. ncbi Laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection allows significantly more accurate staging in "high-risk" prostate cancer compared to MRI or CT
    Nigel Borley
    Department of Urology, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 37:382-6. 2003
    ..To compare the accuracy of lymph node staging using pelvic MRI or CT to that of laparoscopic pelvic lymph node dissection (LPLND) in prostate cancer patients prior to radical radiotherapy...
  38. ncbi Is radical prostatectomy feasible in all cases of locally advanced non-bone metastatic prostate cancer? Results of a single-institution study
    Paolo Gontero
    Clinica Urologica I, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Torino, Italy
    Eur Urol 51:922-9; discussion 929-30. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the feasibility and the oncologic outcome of radical prostatectomy administered to a consecutive unselected series of advanced, non-bone metastatic prostate cancers...
  39. ncbi Whither the andrologic pathology of Italian lads with the end of medical check up to conscripts
    Nicola Mondaini
    Arch Ital Urol Androl 77:121. 2005
  40. ncbi Seminal plasma cytokines and chemokines in prostate inflammation: interleukin 8 as a predictive biomarker in chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome and benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Giuseppe Penna
    BioXell, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 51:524-33; discussion 533. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi E-cadherin mRNA expression analysis in evaluating the natural history of urothelial bladder cell carcinoma: results from a long-term follow-up study
    Tommaso Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, I 50011 Bagno a Ripoli, Florence, Italy
    Oncol Rep 17:925-30. 2007
    ..We stress that a long follow-up period is needed to evaluate the role of molecular factors in predicting prognosis in patients affected by bladder UC...
  42. ncbi BXL628, a novel vitamin D3 analog arrests prostate growth in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia: a randomized clinical trial
    Enrico Colli
    BioXell S p a, Milano, Italy
    Eur Urol 49:82-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of BXL628, a vitamin D3 analog, on prostate volume in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)...
  43. ncbi Re: A prospective study measuring penile length in men treated with radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer. M. Savoie, S. S. Kim and M. S. Soloway. J Urol, 169: 1462-1464, 2003
    Nicola Mondaini
    J Urol 171:359-60; author reply 360. 2004
  44. ncbi New insights into the pathogenesis of penile shortening after radical prostatectomy and the role of postoperative sexual function
    Paolo Gontero
    Urologia 1, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Urol 178:602-7. 2007
    ..We assessed penile changes after radical prostatectomy by performing serial penile measurements. The potential effect of nerve sparing surgery and the recovery of erectile function on the degree of penile shortening were also evaluated...
  45. ncbi Re: Paula M.J. Moonen, Judith M.J.E. Bakkers, Lambertus A.L.M. Kiemenay et al. Human papilloma virus DNA and p53 mutation analysis on bladder washes in relation to clinical outcome of bladder cancer. Eur Urol 2007;52:464-9
    Tommaso Cai
    Eur Urol 53:858-9; author reply 859. 2008