Liborio Parrino


Affiliation: University of Parma
Country: Italy


  1. Mendez M, Chouvarda I, Alba A, Bianchi A, Grassi A, Arce Santana E, et al. Analysis of A-phase transitions during the cyclic alternating pattern under normal sleep. Med Biol Eng Comput. 2016;54:133-48 pubmed publisher
    ..The main characteristics for automatic separation between the onset-offset A-phase and the B-phase are the energy at the different frequency bands. ..
  2. Parrino L, Ferri R, Zucconi M, Fanfulla F. Commentary from the Italian Association of Sleep Medicine on the AASM manual for the scoring of sleep and associated events: for debate and discussion. Sleep Med. 2009;10:799-808 pubmed publisher
    ..Since the new AASM manual is an iterative process, proposals for discussion and re-examination of the agreed criteria with other national and international organizations are encouraged. ..
  3. Rosi A, Calestani M, Parrino L, Milioli G, Palla L, Volta E, et al. Weight Status Is Related with Gender and Sleep Duration but Not with Dietary Habits and Physical Activity in Primary School Italian Children. Nutrients. 2017;9: pubmed publisher
    ..Data from this study established that BMI is correlated to gender and sleep duration, defining sleep habits as one of the factors linked to overweight and obesity. ..
  4. Parrino L, Pavesi G. When sleep-related hypermotor epilepsy (SHE) met Charles Darwin and Francis Galton. Neurology. 2017;89:502-505 pubmed publisher
    ..Differential diagnosis with REM behavior disorder and other parasomnias is discussed. To our knowledge, this could be the first description of a stereotyped SHE pattern with genetic transmission. ..
  5. Parrino L, Vaudano A. The resilient brain and the guardians of sleep: New perspectives on old assumptions. Sleep Med Rev. 2018;39:98-107 pubmed publisher