Augusto Pasini

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Affiliation: University of Rome Tor Vergata
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Neurocognitive effects of methylphenidate on ADHD children with different DAT genotypes: a longitudinal open label trial
    A Pasini
    Division of Child Neuropsychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Alberico 2 n 35, 00193 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 17:407-14. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Motor examination in children with Attention-deficit/hyperactivity Disorder and Asperger Syndrome
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 101:e15-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Attention and executive functions profile in drug naive ADHD subtypes
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Alberico 2 n 35, 00193 Rome, Italy
    Brain Dev 29:400-8. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Pathophysiology of NSS in ADHD
    Augusto Pasini
    Unit of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    World J Biol Psychiatry 10:495-502. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Dose-dependent effect of risperidone treatment in a case of 22q13.3 deletion syndrome
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Brain Dev 32:425-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Inhibition of return in response to eye gaze and peripheral cues in young people with Asperger's syndrome
    Andrea Marotta
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Via dei Marsi, 78, 00185, Rome, Italy
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:917-23. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Neuroleptic treatments and overflow movements in schizophrenia: are they independent?
    Elisa D'Agati
    Unit of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Alberico 2 n 35, 00193 Roma, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 200:970-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Assessing attentional systems in children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Maria Casagrande
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 27:30-44. 2012
  9. doi request reprint The neurobiology of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Paolo Curatolo
    Department of Neuroscience, Pediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 13:299-304. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Timing and clinical characteristics of topiramate-induced psychosis in a patient with epilepsy and tuberous sclerosis
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, Unit of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Clin Neuropharmacol 37:38-9. 2014

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Neurocognitive effects of methylphenidate on ADHD children with different DAT genotypes: a longitudinal open label trial
    A Pasini
    Division of Child Neuropsychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Alberico 2 n 35, 00193 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 17:407-14. 2013
    ..10/10 DAT allele seems to be associated with an increased expression level of the dopamine transporter and seems to mediate the MPH treatment response in ADHD patients...
  2. doi request reprint Motor examination in children with Attention-deficit/hyperactivity Disorder and Asperger Syndrome
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 101:e15-8. 2012
    ..Evaluating whether motor skills could differentiate drug-naive subjects with two neurodevelopmental disorders: Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Asperger Syndrome (AS)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Attention and executive functions profile in drug naive ADHD subtypes
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Alberico 2 n 35, 00193 Rome, Italy
    Brain Dev 29:400-8. 2007
    ..In addition, this study candidates the impairment in phonological and visual-object working memory as a possible neuropsychological trait in ADHD males with inattentive or combined subtypes...
  4. doi request reprint Pathophysiology of NSS in ADHD
    Augusto Pasini
    Unit of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    World J Biol Psychiatry 10:495-502. 2009
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  5. doi request reprint Dose-dependent effect of risperidone treatment in a case of 22q13.3 deletion syndrome
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Roma, Italy
    Brain Dev 32:425-7. 2010
    ..An altered preset of the glutamate receptors, due to the presence of a haploinsufficiency of SHANK3/PROSAP2, could explain the different results of risperidone therapy observed in our patient with 22q13.3 deletion syndrome...
  6. doi request reprint Inhibition of return in response to eye gaze and peripheral cues in young people with Asperger's syndrome
    Andrea Marotta
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Via dei Marsi, 78, 00185, Rome, Italy
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:917-23. 2013
    ..This absence of IOR for eye-gaze cues observed in the participants with Asperger may reflect an attentional impairment in responding to socially relevant information...
  7. doi request reprint Neuroleptic treatments and overflow movements in schizophrenia: are they independent?
    Elisa D'Agati
    Unit of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Alberico 2 n 35, 00193 Roma, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 200:970-6. 2012
    ..As a result of this critical review we hypothesize that the neuroleptic actions described in this paper could explain why antipsychotic agents have no effect on the resolution of NSS in patients with schizophrenia...
  8. doi request reprint Assessing attentional systems in children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
    Maria Casagrande
    Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 27:30-44. 2012
    ..We suggest that the observed executive system deficit in children with ADHD could depend on their low level of arousal rather than being an independent disorder...
  9. doi request reprint The neurobiology of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Paolo Curatolo
    Department of Neuroscience, Pediatric Neurology Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 13:299-304. 2009
    ..Methylphenidate, as well as the catecholaminergic nonstimulant atomoxetine, are effective in improving ADHD symptoms...
  10. doi request reprint Timing and clinical characteristics of topiramate-induced psychosis in a patient with epilepsy and tuberous sclerosis
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, Unit of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Clin Neuropharmacol 37:38-9. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that psychotic symptoms appeared a month after the topiramate introduction because of the slow topiramate titration and protective effect of carbamazepine. ..
  11. doi request reprint Detecting anxiety symptoms in children and youths with neurofibromatosis type I
    Augusto Pasini
    Department of Neuroscience, Child Neurology and Psychiatry Unit, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Italy
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 159:869-73. 2012
    ..This is the first study assessing anxiety symptoms in NF1 children and youths. A precocious psychological survey and intervention in NF1 subjects, may contribute to reduce the risk of psychiatric disorders in adulthood...
  12. doi request reprint Overflow movements and white matter abnormalities in ADHD
    Elisa D'Agati
    Unit of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 34:441-5. 2010
    ..They suggest that WM abnormalities in motor/premotor circuits, which are important for motor response inhibition, might be responsible for overflow movements in patients with ADHD...
  13. pmc Brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) expression is regulated by microRNAs miR-26a and miR-26b allele-specific binding
    Viviana Caputo
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 6:e28656. 2011
    ..In conclusion, in the present study we identified two novel miRNAs regulating BDNF expression and the first BDNF 3'UTR functional variants altering miRNAs-BDNF binding...
  14. pmc Neurosteroids as neuromodulators in the treatment of anxiety disorders
    Patrizia Longone
    Molecular Neurobiology Unit, Experimental Neurology Fondazione Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy
    Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2:55. 2011
    ..Thus, neurosteroids are important endogenous neuromodulators for the physiology and pathophysiology of anxiety and they may constitute a novel therapeutic approach in the treatment of these disorders...