Paolo Pillastrini

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Low back pain among video-terminal workers: ergonomic postural interventions]
    P Pillastrini
    Unita Operativa di Medicina del Lavoro, Ospedale S Orsola, Universita di Bologna, Bologna
    Med Lav 100:16-9. 2009
  2. doi request reprint The Italian version of the Physical Therapy Patient Satisfaction Questionnaire - [PTPSQ-I(15)]: psychometric properties in a sample of inpatients
    Carla Vanti
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:135. 2014
  3. doi request reprint An updated overview of clinical guidelines for chronic low back pain management in primary care
    Paolo Pillastrini
    Occupational Medicine Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via P Palagi 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Joint Bone Spine 79:176-85. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of two preventive interventions for reducing musculoskeletal complaints in operators of video display terminals
    Paolo Pillastrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, School of Physiotherapy, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Phys Ther 87:536-44. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an occupational therapy program for patients with spinal cord injury
    P Pillastrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Occupational Medicine Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, School of Physiotherapy, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy
    Spinal Cord 46:78-81. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of an ergonomic intervention on work-related posture and low back pain in video display terminal operators: a 3 year cross-over trial
    Paolo Pillastrini
    Occupational Medicine Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Via P Palagi 9, Bologna, Italy
    Appl Ergon 41:436-43. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between interpretation and accuracy of the upper limb neurodynamic test 1 in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Carla Vanti
    Lecturer Manual Therapy, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, Section of Occupational Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 35:54-63. 2012
  8. pmc Effectiveness of a 'Global Postural Reeducation' program for persistent low back pain: a non-randomized controlled trial
    Francesca Bonetti
    Section of Occupational Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:285. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Effect of therapeutic exercise on pain and disability in the management of chronic nonspecific neck pain: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Lucia Bertozzi
    School of Physical Therapy, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Phys Ther 93:1026-36. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Italian version of the physical therapy patient satisfaction questionnaire: cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric properties
    Carla Vanti
    Department of Biomedical and NeuroMotor Sciences DiBiNeM, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Phys Ther 93:911-22. 2013

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint [Low back pain among video-terminal workers: ergonomic postural interventions]
    P Pillastrini
    Unita Operativa di Medicina del Lavoro, Ospedale S Orsola, Universita di Bologna, Bologna
    Med Lav 100:16-9. 2009
    ..Several studies report a high prevalence of low back pain (LBP) among video-terminal (VDT) workers. Targeted ergonomic interventions can help reduce the burden...
  2. doi request reprint The Italian version of the Physical Therapy Patient Satisfaction Questionnaire - [PTPSQ-I(15)]: psychometric properties in a sample of inpatients
    Carla Vanti
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:135. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint An updated overview of clinical guidelines for chronic low back pain management in primary care
    Paolo Pillastrini
    Occupational Medicine Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via P Palagi 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Joint Bone Spine 79:176-85. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to present and compare the most established evidence-based recommendations for the management of chronic nonspecific low back pain in primary care derived from current high-quality international guidelines...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of two preventive interventions for reducing musculoskeletal complaints in operators of video display terminals
    Paolo Pillastrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, School of Physiotherapy, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Phys Ther 87:536-44. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an occupational therapy program for patients with spinal cord injury
    P Pillastrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Occupational Medicine Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, School of Physiotherapy, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy
    Spinal Cord 46:78-81. 2008
    ..Clinical controlled trial...
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of an ergonomic intervention on work-related posture and low back pain in video display terminal operators: a 3 year cross-over trial
    Paolo Pillastrini
    Occupational Medicine Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Via P Palagi 9, Bologna, Italy
    Appl Ergon 41:436-43. 2010
    ..In conclusion, our findings contribute to the evidence that individualized ergonomic interventions may be able to improve work-related posture and reduce LBP for VDT workers...
  7. doi request reprint Relationship between interpretation and accuracy of the upper limb neurodynamic test 1 in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Carla Vanti
    Lecturer Manual Therapy, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, Section of Occupational Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 35:54-63. 2012
    ..This prospective diagnostic test study evaluated the relationship between interpretation criteria and accuracy of the Upper Limb Neurodynamic Test 1 (ULNT1) in the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome...
  8. pmc Effectiveness of a 'Global Postural Reeducation' program for persistent low back pain: a non-randomized controlled trial
    Francesca Bonetti
    Section of Occupational Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:285. 2010
    ..3 and 6 months)...
  9. doi request reprint Effect of therapeutic exercise on pain and disability in the management of chronic nonspecific neck pain: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Lucia Bertozzi
    School of Physical Therapy, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Phys Ther 93:1026-36. 2013
    ..Given the prevalence of chronic nonspecific neck pain (CNSNP) internationally, attention has increasingly been paid in recent years to evaluating the efficacy of therapeutic exercise (TE) in the management of this condition...
  10. doi request reprint Italian version of the physical therapy patient satisfaction questionnaire: cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric properties
    Carla Vanti
    Department of Biomedical and NeuroMotor Sciences DiBiNeM, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Phys Ther 93:911-22. 2013
    ..Patient satisfaction is an important measure for evaluating interventions in health care. No patient satisfaction questionnaire for physical therapy treatment has been validated to date for use in an Italian outpatient population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an at-work exercise program in the prevention and management of neck and low back complaints in nursery school teachers
    Paolo Pillastrini
    Occupational Medicine Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Ind Health 47:349-54. 2009
    ..In conclusion an extension-oriented exercise program may be a useful strategy to prevent low back and neck complaints and to reduce consequent LBP functional disability among nursery school teachers...
  12. pmc Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Physical Therapy Outpatient Satisfaction Survey in an Italian musculoskeletal population
    Carla Vanti
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences DIBINEM Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Via Pelagio Palagi 9, Bologna 40138, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:125. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to translate, culturally adapt, and validate the Italian version of the Physical Therapy Outpatient Satisfaction Survey (PTOPS)...
  13. doi request reprint Upper Limb Neurodynamic Test 1 and symptoms reproduction in carpal tunnel syndrome. A validity study
    Carla Vanti
    School of Physiotherapy, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, via Tosarelli 144 40055 Castenaso, Bologna, Italy
    Man Ther 16:258-63. 2011
    ....
  14. doi request reprint The Upper Limb Neurodynamic Test 1: intra- and intertester reliability and the effect of several repetitions on pain and resistance
    Carla Vanti
    Manual Therapy Sciences, School of Physiotherapy, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 33:292-9. 2010
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Validity of the straight-leg raise test for patients with sciatic pain with or without lumbar pain using magnetic resonance imaging results as a reference standard
    Francesco Capra
    Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 34:231-8. 2011
    ..The relationship between diagnostic accuracy of this test, age classes, and grade of lumbar disk displacement was investigated...
  16. ncbi request reprint Study of the effectiveness of bronchial clearance in subjects with upper spinal cord injuries: examination of a rehabilitation programme involving mechanical insufflation and exsufflation
    P Pillastrini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Rehabilitative Sciences S S D MED 48, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Spinal Cord 44:614-6. 2006
    ..Randomized controlled trial...
  17. ncbi request reprint [The educational offer of masters in middle manager for the health professions]
    Paolo Pillastrini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita di Bologna
    Prof Inferm 60:75-81. 2007
    ....