Maurizio Paciaroni

Summary

Affiliation: University of Perugia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi The concept of ischemic penumbra in acute stroke and therapeutic opportunities
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy
    Eur Neurol 61:321-30. 2009
  2. pmc Early seizures in patients with acute stroke: frequency, predictive factors, and effect on clinical outcome
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:715-20. 2008
  3. doi Risk of recurrent cerebrovascular events in patients with cryptogenic stroke or transient ischemic attack and patent foramen ovale: the FORI (Foramen Ovale Registro Italiano) study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:109-16. 2011
  4. ncbi Secondary prevention of atherothrombotic cerebrovascular events
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 12:365-72. 2014
  5. ncbi William Shakespeare's neurology
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy Electronic address
    Prog Brain Res 206:3-18. 2013
  6. doi Intravenous thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke associated to extracranial internal carotid artery occlusion: the ICARO-2 study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:430-5. 2012
  7. doi Visual dysfunctions
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:17-21. 2012
  8. doi [Blaise Pascal and his visual experiences]
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Medicina Interna Cardiovasculare, Universita di Perugia
    Recenti Prog Med 102:494-6. 2011
  9. doi Effect of carotid stenosis on the prognostic value of admission blood pressure in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, University of Perugia, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 206:469-73. 2009
  10. doi Cerebrovascular complications of neck manipulation
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Eur Neurol 61:112-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications66

  1. doi The concept of ischemic penumbra in acute stroke and therapeutic opportunities
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy
    Eur Neurol 61:321-30. 2009
    ..The purpose of this review was to describe neuroimaging modalities capable of identifying penumbra tissue so as to provide surrogate markers for new trials in acute ischemic stroke patients...
  2. pmc Early seizures in patients with acute stroke: frequency, predictive factors, and effect on clinical outcome
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 4:715-20. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the rate of and the predictive factors for ES as well the effects of ES on the clinical outcome at hospital discharge in patients with first-ever stroke...
  3. doi Risk of recurrent cerebrovascular events in patients with cryptogenic stroke or transient ischemic attack and patent foramen ovale: the FORI (Foramen Ovale Registro Italiano) study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 31:109-16. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi Secondary prevention of atherothrombotic cerebrovascular events
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 12:365-72. 2014
    ..The objective of this review is to discuss effective interventions for optimal secondary prevention of atherosclerotic stroke. ..
  5. ncbi William Shakespeare's neurology
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy Electronic address
    Prog Brain Res 206:3-18. 2013
    ..This chapter describes many of Shakespearean characters suffering from varied neurological disorders, including Parkinsonism, epilepsy, sleeping disturbances, dementia, headache, prion disease, and paralyses...
  6. doi Intravenous thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke associated to extracranial internal carotid artery occlusion: the ICARO-2 study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:430-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this cohort study was to assess the efficacy and safety of thrombolysis in patients with eICA occlusion compared to those without eICA occlusion...
  7. doi Visual dysfunctions
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:17-21. 2012
    ..In this chapter, we will review the visual system from basic anatomy to the description of more complex higher visual function...
  8. doi [Blaise Pascal and his visual experiences]
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Medicina Interna Cardiovasculare, Universita di Perugia
    Recenti Prog Med 102:494-6. 2011
    ..This experience may have been triggered by the effects of a migraine aura attack. This spiritual epiphany led him to dedicate the rest of his life to religious and philosophical interests...
  9. doi Effect of carotid stenosis on the prognostic value of admission blood pressure in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, University of Perugia, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 206:469-73. 2009
    ....
  10. doi Cerebrovascular complications of neck manipulation
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Eur Neurol 61:112-8. 2009
    ..Patients undergoing spinal manipulative therapy need to consent to the possible risk of stroke or vascular injury from the procedure...
  11. ncbi Early hemorrhagic transformation of brain infarction: rate, predictive factors, and influence on clinical outcome: results of a prospective multicenter study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, 06126 Italy
    Stroke 39:2249-56. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to assess: (1) the rate of early HT in patients admitted for ischemic stroke, (2) the correlation between early HT and functional outcome at 3 months, and (3) the risk factors for early HT...
  12. doi Desmoteplase
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Perugia 06126, Italy
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 9:773-8. 2009
    ....
  13. doi Jules Joseph Déjerine versus Pierre Marie
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 29:162-9. 2011
    ..This debate lacked a clear winner, but was fundamental because it questioned the relevance of anatomical findings in understanding higher brain function...
  14. doi Acute hyperglycemia and early hemorrhagic transformation in ischemic stroke
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 28:119-23. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether the admission blood glucose level is related to HT in a prospective study in consecutive patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  15. ncbi How did stroke become of interest to neurologists?: a slow 19th century saga
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia 06126, Italy
    Neurology 73:724-8. 2009
    ....
  16. doi Efficacy and safety of anticoagulants in the prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients with acute cerebral hemorrhage: a meta-analysis of controlled studies
    M Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Thromb Haemost 9:893-8. 2011
    ..We performed an updated meta-analysis of studies to obtain the best estimates of the efficacy and safety of anticoagulants for the prevention of venous thromboembolism in patients with acute hemorrhagic stroke...
  17. ncbi Visual experiences of Blaise Pascal
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 27:160-7. 2010
    ..This experience may have been based on the effects of a migraine aura attack. In fact, this spiritual experience led him to dedicate the rest of his life to religious and philosophical interests...
  18. doi Risk factors for cerebral ischemic events in patients with atrial fibrillation on warfarin for stroke prevention
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, UO Gravi Cerebrolesioni, S Giovanni Battista Hospital, Foligno, Perugia, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 212:564-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the risk factors for cerebral ischemic events in warfarin-treated AF patients with an International Normalized Ratios (INR) above 1.8 on admission...
  19. doi Great careers: Cornil, Bouchard, Bourneville and Proust
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 29:61-70. 2011
    ....
  20. doi Hyperdense middle cerebral and/or internal carotid arteries in acute ischemic stroke: rate, predictive factors and influence on clinical outcome
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 32:239-45. 2011
    ....
  21. doi Trafermin for stroke recovery: is it time for another randomized clinical trial?
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, 06126, Italy
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 11:1533-41. 2011
    ..A recombinant native form of human bFGF, trafermin, has been tested in Phase III clinical trials in patients with stroke...
  22. doi Systemic thrombolysis in patients with acute ischemic stroke and Internal Carotid ARtery Occlusion: the ICARO study
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia 06126, Italy
    Stroke 43:125-30. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of intravenous recombinant tissue-type plasminogen activator in these patients...
  23. ncbi Effect of on-admission antiplatelet treatment on patients with cerebral hemorrhage
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit, Ospedale Santa Maria della Misericordia, San Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:215-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the influence of antiplatelet treatment on clinical outcome at hospital discharge...
  24. ncbi First-ever stroke and outcome in patients admitted to Perugia Stroke Unit: predictors for death, dependency, and recurrence of stroke within the first three months
    Monica Acciarresi
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Clin Exp Hypertens 28:287-94. 2006
    ..The best predictors for dependency after 3 months were age and stroke severity. The only variable identified as the best predictor for recurrence was the presence of diabetes mellitus...
  25. doi Need for extensive diagnostic work-up for patients with lacunar stroke
    Sara Micheli
    Stroke Unit, Dept of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Ospedale Santa Maria della Misericordia, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06128 Perugia, Italy
    J Neurol 255:637-42. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to evaluate: 1) alternative causes of lacunar stroke other than small-vessel disease; 2) functional outcome of lacunar strokes due to small vessel disease compared to lacunar strokes due to alternative causes...
  26. ncbi Gender differences in patients with acute ischemic stroke
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 6:51-7. 2010
    ..In addition, both genders demonstrated different stroke pathophysiologies. These findings should be taken into account when diagnostic workup and treatment are being planned...
  27. doi Admission leukocytosis in acute cerebral ischemia: influence on early outcome
    Katiuscia Nardi
    Neurologic Clinic of Medical and Surgical Specialties and Public Health, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:819-24. 2012
    ..Leukocytes are the first cells that arrive in the stroke region(s), and they increase in peripheral blood. The contribution or leukocytes in the early acute phase of cerebral ischemia has not yet been investigated...
  28. ncbi Dysphagia following Stroke
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Eur Neurol 51:162-7. 2004
    ..We aimed to study the prognosis of dysphagia (assessed clinically) over the first 3 months after acute stroke and to determine whether specific neurovascular-anatomical sites were associated with swallowing dysfunction...
  29. ncbi Outcome in patients with stroke associated with internal carotid artery occlusion
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Ospedale Silvestrini, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:108-13. 2005
    ..The purposes of this study were (1) to assess the predictive factors of adverse outcome in patients with stroke associated with an occlusion of the ICA and (2) to evaluate the rate of spontaneous recanalization of an occluded ICA...
  30. doi Severity of acute intracerebral haemorrhage, elderly age and atrial fibrillation: independent predictors of poor outcome at three months
    Cataldo D'Amore
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Ospedale Santa Maria della Misericordia, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06156, Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 24:310-3. 2013
    ..This study investigated clinical factors leading to poor outcome at three months in patients with intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) in order to better understand the role of clinical features in prognostic evaluation...
  31. doi Predictive value of admission blood glucose level on short-term mortality in acute cerebral ischemia
    Katiuscia Nardi
    Neurologic Clinic, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    J Diabetes Complications 26:70-6. 2012
    ..Admission hyperglycemia increases the risk of death in patients with acute stroke. However, the most appropriate cut-off of glucose level indicating an increased risk of short-term mortality remains unknown...
  32. doi Acute myocardial infarction and heart failure in acute stroke patients: frequency and influence on clinical outcome
    Sara Micheli
    Department of Rehabilitation, Trevi Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    J Neurol 259:106-10. 2012
    ..In acute stroke patients, AMI and AHF are common and associated with increased mortality at 3 months. Whether a timely and more careful management of these complications may improve clinical outcome should be further explored...
  33. doi High diastolic blood pressure is a risk factor for in-hospital mortality in complete MCA stroke patients
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, University of Perugia, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06126, Perugia, Italy
    Neurol Sci 33:545-9. 2012
    ..This study suggests that high diastolic blood pressure on admission in acute MCA stroke patients is linearly correlated with in-hospital mortality...
  34. ncbi Recanalization of cervical artery dissection: influencing factors and role in neurological outcome
    Valeria Caso
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Perugia General Hospital, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 17:93-7. 2004
    ..The recanalization rate of CAD can be up to 85% within 3 months. This study evaluates the variables that might affect recanalization and the role of recanalization as a predictor for neurological outcome...
  35. ncbi Is ultrasound examination sufficient in the evaluation of patients with internal carotid artery severe stenosis or occlusion?
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 15:173-6. 2003
    ..to evaluate when a symptomatic ICA occlusion shown by ultrasound could actually be a patent artery and therefore benefit from CE...
  36. pmc Determinants of outcome in patients eligible for thrombolysis for ischemic stroke
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Ospedale Silvestrini Perugia, Italy
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 3:749-54. 2007
    ..However, not all eligible patients benefit from this treatment. This study aimed to assess the determinants for clinical outcome in consecutive, eligible patients with ischemic stroke treated with thrombolysis in a single-center study...
  37. ncbi Risk factors and stroke subtypes: results of five consecutive years of the Perugia Stroke Registry
    Giorgio Silvestrelli
    Stroke Unit, Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Clin Exp Hypertens 28:279-86. 2006
    ..3%; cigarette smoking in 21.6%. Different potentially modifiable risk factors profiles were identified for each ischemic subtype of stroke, while in hemorrhagic lobar stroke subtypes, only male gender was an independent risk factor...
  38. doi Secondary stroke prevention in women
    Monica Acciarresi
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 7:391-7. 2011
    ..Thus, future randomized controlled trials need to be sex-balanced, in order to better understand the efficacy of appropriate secondary stroke prevention therapy in women...
  39. doi Risk factors for upper limb deep vein thrombosis associated with the use of central vein catheter in cancer patients
    Melina Verso
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Universita di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 3:117-22. 2008
    ..Patients with distant metastases have an increased risk for thrombosis in absence of antithrombotic prophylaxis...
  40. ncbi Antiplatelet treatment in primary and secondary stroke prevention in women
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 23:580-5. 2012
    ..Finally, aspirin is the most widely studied antiplatelet in women and has been shown to provide greater benefit for women as primary prevention of ischemic stroke without a significant increased risk in haemorrhage...
  41. doi Clinical benefit of early anticoagulation in cardioembolic stroke
    Sara Micheli
    Stroke Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:289-96. 2008
    ..A common clinical dilemma in patients with acute stroke is whether the detection of one of the major cardiac sources of emboli requires an early anticoagulation to reduce early stroke recurrence and mortality...
  42. doi Non-neurological complications of acute stroke: frequency and influence on clinical outcome
    Andrea Alberti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 6:119-23. 2011
    ..Non-neurological complications are associated with increased long-term disability and death...
  43. ncbi Statins and stroke prevention
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:170-82. 2007
    ..87, 95% CI = 0.75-1.01, p = 0.07) and a significant difference in the occurrence of major vascular events (OR = 0.78, 95% CI = 0.68-0.88, p = 0.0001) at final follow-up...
  44. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging, magnetic resonance and catheter angiography for diagnosis of cervical artery dissection
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 20:102-18. 2005
    ..Magnetic resonance angiography shows the same findings as catheter angiography, and allows in combination with MRI to determine the extent of CAD...
  45. pmc Management of carotid stenosis in women: consensus document
    Paola De Rango
    Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Hospital S M Misericordia, Perugia, Italy
    Neurology 80:2258-68. 2013
    ..Specific guidelines for management of cerebrovascular risk in women are currently lacking. This study aims to provide a consensus expert opinion to help make clinical decisions in women with carotid stenosis...
  46. ncbi Hormone replacement therapy and stroke
    Antonia M R Billeci
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Ospedale S M della Misericordia, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06129 Perugia, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 6:112-23. 2008
    ..Furthermore, a 56% increased rate of death or dependency after stroke and a tendency of more fatal stroke were observed. Additionally, a higher stroke risk was reported in the first year of treatment...
  47. ncbi Carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic patients with severe internal carotid artery stenosis
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Clin Exp Hypertens 24:623-9. 2002
    ..Because CE cannot prevent stroke of cardioembolic origin and is less likely to prevent stroke of lacunar origin, it is doubtful that CE can be justified for most patients with asymptomatic arteries...
  48. ncbi Efficacy and safety of anticoagulant treatment in acute cardioembolic stroke: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Stroke 38:423-30. 2007
    ..We performed an updated meta-analysis of all randomized trials to obtain the best estimates of the efficacy and safety of anticoagulants for the initial treatment of acute cardioembolic stroke...
  49. ncbi Stroke in patients with tuberculous meningitis in a low TB endemic country: an increasing medical emergency?
    Maria Bruna Pasticci
    Infectious Disease Section, Department of Experimental Medicine and Biochemical Sciences, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    New Microbiol 36:193-8. 2013
    ..It was found that stroke can be frequent among patients with TBM and the presence of HIV infection might be associated with a higher rate of stroke. Further research is needed on these findings, especially in low TB endemic countries...
  50. ncbi The Perugia hospital-based Stroke Registry: report of the 2nd year
    Giorgio Silvestrelli
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Perugia, Italy
    Clin Exp Hypertens 24:485-91. 2002
    ..5%. Overall hospital mortality was 10%. In cerebral hemorrhage mortality was 18% (44/240) vs. 6.3% (32/534) in ischemic stroke (p < 0.05). The distribution of stroke types and mortality was similar to other previous reports...
  51. ncbi Primary and secondary prevention of ischemic stroke
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy mpaciaroni med unipg it
    Eur Neurol 63:267-78. 2010
    ..The objective of this review is to discuss effective interventions for optimal primary and secondary stroke prevention...
  52. ncbi Cardiac hemangioma of the right atrium: a possible cause of cerebellar stroke
    Stefano Pasquino
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Azienda Ospedaliera di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 24:154-5. 2007
  53. ncbi The role of carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy in cognitive performance: a systematic review
    Paola De Rango
    Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of Perugia, Ospedale S Maria della Misericordia, Perugia, Italy
    Stroke 39:3116-27. 2008
    ..It is still under debate whether carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy have the same influence on neuropsychological functions...
  54. doi Perioperative stroke risk in nonvascular surgery
    Federica Macellari
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:175-81. 2012
    ..The aim of this article was to review the literature on perioperative stroke in general surgery, excluding carotid and cardiac surgeries because these have already been thoroughly investigated in previous papers...
  55. pmc Gene-drug interaction in stroke
    Serena Amici
    Stroke Unit, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Stroke Res Treat 2011:212485. 2011
    ....
  56. ncbi Environmental factors and cervical artery dissection
    Valeria Caso
    Stroke Unit, Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 20:44-53. 2005
    ....
  57. ncbi Statins and stroke prevention
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Universiy of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, 06126 Perugia, Italy
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 7:1231-43. 2009
    ....
  58. doi 96 hours ECG monitoring for patients with ischemic cryptogenic stroke or transient ischaemic attack
    Giorgia Manina
    Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, Stroke Unit, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 9:65-7. 2014
    ..In patients with cryptogenic stroke or TIA, 96 h ECG monitoring detected a high rate of AF. One-third of AF was seen beyond 24 h of ECG monitoring. ..
  59. doi Caudate infarcts and hemorrhages
    Michele Pellizzaro Venti
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:137-40. 2012
    ..Most studies to date that have examined vascular CN pathologies have evidenced good outcomes...
  60. doi Border-zone and watershed infarctions
    Cataldo D'Amore
    Stroke Unit and Division of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 30:181-4. 2012
    ..Cerebellar BZ infarction is associated with non-specific vertigo syndrome or ataxia, while in brainstem BZ infarction patients are comatose with other signs of brainstem being compromised...
  61. ncbi Clinical presentations of cerebral vein and sinus thrombosis
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, Via Dottori, Sant Andrea delle Fratte, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 23:77-88. 2008
    ..Even with a severe initial presentation, partial or complete recovery is possible, underlying the importance of early recognition. Antithrombotic treatment must be administered at diagnosis as soon as possible...
  62. doi Misidentifications in Pirandello's plays and short stories
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Stroke Unit and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Santa Maria della Misericordia Hospital, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Front Neurol Neurosci 31:69-76. 2013
    ..Pirandello continued to elaborate upon this concept of mutable ego, established by Blaise Pascal in the 1600s and carried on by the French psychologist Alfred Binet...
  63. pmc Stroke in a Patient with Tuberculous Meningitis and HIV Infection
    Maria Bruna Pasticci
    Infectious Disease Section, Department of Experimental Medicine and Biochemical Sciences, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
    Mediterr J Hematol Infect Dis 5:e2013017. 2013
    ..TBM must be included in the differential diagnosis of HIV infected patients with stroke and TBM treatment needs be started as soon as possible before the onset of vasculopathy...
  64. doi Prevention of venous thromboembolism after acute spinal cord injury with low-dose heparin or low-molecular-weight heparin
    Maurizio Paciaroni
    Thromb Haemost 99:978-80. 2008
  65. ncbi Glicoprotein (GP) IIb/IIIa inhibitors for acute stroke treatment
    Julien Bogousslavsky
    Department of Neurology, CHUV, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Exp Hypertens 24:603-10. 2002
    ..Glicoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor therapy could merit a prominent role also in the initial management of patients with acute ischemic stroke. Abciximab may be promising in this setting and should be evaluated in further clinical trials...
  66. pmc Thrombolysis therapy in octogenarians
    Valeria Caso
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:662. 2007