D Monzani

Summary

Affiliation: University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of a fixed combination of nimodipine and betahistine versus betahistine as monotherapy in the long-term treatment of Ménière's disease: a 10-year experience
    D Monzani
    ENT Clinic, Dept of Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital of Modena, Via Largo del Pozzo 71, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 32:393-403. 2012
  2. pmc Stimulation of the cholinergic neurotransmissions enhances the efficacy of vestibular rehabilitation
    D Monzani
    Otorhinolaryngology Unit, Department of Head Neck Surgery, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Largo del Pozzo 71, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 30:11-9. 2010
  3. pmc Psychological profile and social behaviour of working adults with mild or moderate hearing loss
    D Monzani
    ENT Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Head and Neck Rehabilitation, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 28:61-6. 2008
  4. pmc Validity of the Italian adaptation of the Tinnitus Handicap Inventory; focus on quality of life and psychological distress in tinnitus-sufferers
    D Monzani
    Division of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 28:126-34. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Anxiety affects vestibulospinal function of labyrinthine-defective patients during horizontal optokinetic stimulation
    D Monzani
    Unit of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 24:117-24. 2004
  6. pmc Measuring the psychosocial consequences of hearing loss in a working adult population: focus on validity and reliability of the Italian translation of the hearing handicap inventory
    D Monzani
    ENT Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Head Neck and Rehabilitation, University Hospital of Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:186-91. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and disability in patients with vertigo
    D Monzani
    E.N.T. Department, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 50:319-23. 2001
  8. pmc Repeated visually-guided saccades improves postural control in patients with vestibular disorders
    D Monzani
    ENT Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Head Neck and Rehabilitation, University Hospital of Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 25:224-32. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of vestibular and craniomandibular disorders on postural behaviour
    D Monzani
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:4-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Head shaking nystagmus in the follow-up of patients with vestibular diseases
    G Guidetti
    Department of Neuro Psychosensorial Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 27:124-8. 2002

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Effect of a fixed combination of nimodipine and betahistine versus betahistine as monotherapy in the long-term treatment of Ménière's disease: a 10-year experience
    D Monzani
    ENT Clinic, Dept of Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital of Modena, Via Largo del Pozzo 71, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 32:393-403. 2012
    ..005). It was concluded that nimodipine represents not only a valid add-therapy for Ménière's disease, and that it may also exert a specific effect on inner ear disorders. Further studies to investigate this possibility are needed...
  2. pmc Stimulation of the cholinergic neurotransmissions enhances the efficacy of vestibular rehabilitation
    D Monzani
    Otorhinolaryngology Unit, Department of Head Neck Surgery, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Largo del Pozzo 71, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 30:11-9. 2010
    ..Further applications of stimulation of the cholinergic neurotransmission are discussed with particular regard to vestibular compensation in patients with no cognitive impairment or recurrent vertigo attacks of labyrinthine origin...
  3. pmc Psychological profile and social behaviour of working adults with mild or moderate hearing loss
    D Monzani
    ENT Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Head and Neck Rehabilitation, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 28:61-6. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Validity of the Italian adaptation of the Tinnitus Handicap Inventory; focus on quality of life and psychological distress in tinnitus-sufferers
    D Monzani
    Division of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 28:126-34. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Anxiety affects vestibulospinal function of labyrinthine-defective patients during horizontal optokinetic stimulation
    D Monzani
    Unit of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 24:117-24. 2004
    ..These data confirm the combined effect of anxiety and labyrinthine dysfunction on vestibulo-spinal function which is disclosed by both visual suppression and disorienting visual contexts...
  6. pmc Measuring the psychosocial consequences of hearing loss in a working adult population: focus on validity and reliability of the Italian translation of the hearing handicap inventory
    D Monzani
    ENT Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Head Neck and Rehabilitation, University Hospital of Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 27:186-91. 2007
    ..Given the lack of appropriate measures to assess hearing handicap in Italy, the results achieved in this study, confirm that the HHIA, Italian version, is suitable for both experimental and clinical use...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and disability in patients with vertigo
    D Monzani
    E.N.T. Department, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 50:319-23. 2001
    ..N.T. specialist so that the patient can learn to recognise his/her medical condition and be aware of the factors that primarily contribute to the deterioration of their QOL...
  8. pmc Repeated visually-guided saccades improves postural control in patients with vestibular disorders
    D Monzani
    ENT Clinic, Department of Neurosciences, Head Neck and Rehabilitation, University Hospital of Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 25:224-32. 2005
    ..Outcome of this rehabilitation technique was also corroborated by a general reduction of the perceived overall impairment from balance disorders as tested by a specific questionnaire...
  9. ncbi request reprint Combined effect of vestibular and craniomandibular disorders on postural behaviour
    D Monzani
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:4-9. 2003
    ..Conversely, their association with peripheral vestibular disorders becomes a real challenge to the upright quiet stance probably due to a negative effect of somatosensory origin on the vestibulo-spinal reflex impairment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Head shaking nystagmus in the follow-up of patients with vestibular diseases
    G Guidetti
    Department of Neuro Psychosensorial Pathology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci 27:124-8. 2002
    ..It is definitely proved that sensitivity of the head-shaking test is really poor, especially in the course of time and, therefore, it should not be used alone in the follow-up of patients with vestibular disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Peripheral vestibular damage causes impaired navigation tasks on memorized routes in humans]
    G Guidetti
    Audiological and Vestibular Center of Azienda USL of Modena, Italy
    Ann Otolaryngol Chir Cervicofac 124:197-201. 2007
    ..To investigate if a well-compensated unilateral peripheral vestibular hypofunction could interfere with navigation tasks on memorized routes in humans...
  12. pmc Clinical examination of labyrinthine-defective patients out of the vertigo attack: sensitivity and specificity of three low-cost methods
    G Guidetti
    Audio vestibology Service, Azienda Unità Sanitaria Locale di Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 26:96-101. 2006
    ..It is concluded that only videonystagmoscopy is an acceptable technique for screening a labyrinth defect in a population of outpatients with vertigo...
  13. pmc Impaired navigation skills in patients with psychological distress and chronic peripheral vestibular hypofunction without vertigo
    G Guidetti
    Audiological and Vestibular Center of Azienda AUSL of Modena, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 28:21-5. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint [Recurrent psychogenic vertigo]
    G Guidetti
    Clinica Otorinolaringoiatrica, Dipartimento Misto Neuroscienze, Testa Collo, Riabilitazione, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 23:69-73. 2003