Carlo Pozzilli

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Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Epidural analgesia and cesarean delivery in multiple sclerosis post-partum relapses: the Italian cohort study
    Luisa Pastò
    Department of Neurology, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134, Florence, Italy
    BMC Neurol 12:165. 2012
  2. ncbi Corticosteroids treatment
    Carlo Pozzilli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, V le Università 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 223:47-51. 2004
  3. ncbi A longitudinal fMRI study on motor activity in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Patrizia Pantano
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Brain 128:2146-53. 2005
  4. ncbi Contribution of corticospinal tract damage to cortical motor reorganization after a single clinical attack of multiple sclerosis
    Patrizia Pantano
    Section of Neuroradiology, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome, La Sapienza, I 00185 Rome, Italy
    Neuroimage 17:1837-43. 2002
  5. ncbi Predictors of long-term clinical response to interferon beta therapy in relapsing multiple sclerosis
    Valentina Tomassini
    Dept of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Viale dell Universita, 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 253:287-93. 2006
  6. doi Gray- and white-matter changes 1 year after first clinical episode of multiple sclerosis: MR imaging
    Eytan Raz
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Radiology 257:448-54. 2010
  7. ncbi Effect of corpus callosum damage on ipsilateral motor activation in patients with multiple sclerosis: a functional and anatomical study
    Delia Lenzi
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:636-44. 2007
  8. ncbi fMRI evidence of brain reorganization during attention and memory tasks in multiple sclerosis
    Caterina Mainero
    Section of Clinical Neurology, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Neuroimage 21:858-67. 2004
  9. doi Multiple sclerosis: white and gray matter damage associated with balance deficit detected at static posturography
    Luca Prosperini
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry and Department of Psychology, Sapienza University, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Radiology 268:181-9. 2013
  10. doi Cannabinoid-induced effects on the nociceptive system: a neurophysiological study in patients with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis
    Antonella Conte
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pain 13:472-7. 2009

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Publications32

  1. pmc Epidural analgesia and cesarean delivery in multiple sclerosis post-partum relapses: the Italian cohort study
    Luisa Pastò
    Department of Neurology, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134, Florence, Italy
    BMC Neurol 12:165. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the impact of epidural analgesia (EA) and caesarean delivery (CD) on the risk of post-partum relapses and disability in women with MS...
  2. ncbi Corticosteroids treatment
    Carlo Pozzilli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, V le Università 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 223:47-51. 2004
    ..Finally the association between methylprednisolone and interferon beta (IFNbeta) leads the recovery of active lesions at greater extent and reduces the formation of neutralizing antibodies (NABs) against IFNbeta in patients with RRMS...
  3. ncbi A longitudinal fMRI study on motor activity in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Patrizia Pantano
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Brain 128:2146-53. 2005
    ..The tendency towards a normalization of brain functional activity is hampered in older patients and in those developing relapses or new irreversible brain damage...
  4. ncbi Contribution of corticospinal tract damage to cortical motor reorganization after a single clinical attack of multiple sclerosis
    Patrizia Pantano
    Section of Neuroradiology, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome, La Sapienza, I 00185 Rome, Italy
    Neuroimage 17:1837-43. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the significant correlation between the time since clinical onset and activation in motor areas suggests that cortical reorganization develops gradually in concomitance with the subclinical accumulation of tissue damage...
  5. ncbi Predictors of long-term clinical response to interferon beta therapy in relapsing multiple sclerosis
    Valentina Tomassini
    Dept of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Viale dell Universita, 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 253:287-93. 2006
    ....
  6. doi Gray- and white-matter changes 1 year after first clinical episode of multiple sclerosis: MR imaging
    Eytan Raz
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Radiology 257:448-54. 2010
    ..To assess, by means of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, the longitudinal changes in white matter (WM) and gray matter (GM) in a cohort of patients with clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) who were followed up for 1 year...
  7. ncbi Effect of corpus callosum damage on ipsilateral motor activation in patients with multiple sclerosis: a functional and anatomical study
    Delia Lenzi
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:636-44. 2007
    ..Duration of TCI was negatively correlated with activation in the iM1. Our data suggest that functional changes in iM1 in patients with MS during a motor task partially represents a consequence of loss of transcallosal inhibitory fibers...
  8. ncbi fMRI evidence of brain reorganization during attention and memory tasks in multiple sclerosis
    Caterina Mainero
    Section of Clinical Neurology, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Neuroimage 21:858-67. 2004
    ..Functional changes in specific brain areas increase with increasing tissue damage suggesting that they may also represent adaptive mechanisms that reflect underlying neural disorganization or disinhibition, possibly associated with MS...
  9. doi Multiple sclerosis: white and gray matter damage associated with balance deficit detected at static posturography
    Luca Prosperini
    Department of Neurology and Psychiatry and Department of Psychology, Sapienza University, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Radiology 268:181-9. 2013
    ....
  10. doi Cannabinoid-induced effects on the nociceptive system: a neurophysiological study in patients with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis
    Antonella Conte
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome Sapienza, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pain 13:472-7. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the cannabinoid-induced changes in the RIII reflex threshold and area in patients with MS provide objective neurophysiological evidence that cannabinoids modulate the nociceptive system in patients with MS...
  11. doi Clinical markers of therapeutic response to disease modifying drugs
    Carlo Pozzilli
    S Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Via di Grottarossa, 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 29:S211-3. 2008
    ..Clinical parameters, such as relapse rate and disability progression assessing with EDSS scale, may represent two useful indicators of therapeutic response, but their value in predicting the long-term response to DMTs is weak...
  12. ncbi A longitudinal study of MR diffusion changes in normal appearing white matter of patients with early multiple sclerosis
    Francesca Caramia
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Neuroradiology, Rome, Italy
    Magn Reson Imaging 20:383-8. 2002
    ..The stage at which normal appearing white matter (NAWM) abnormalities first appear in multiple sclerosis (MS) is not clear. The aim of our study was to monitor water diffusion changes over time in NAWM of patients with early MS...
  13. ncbi Emerging oral drugs for multiple sclerosis
    Claudio Gasperini
    S Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Department of Neuroscience, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 13:465-77. 2008
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  14. doi Clinically isolated syndrome suggestive of multiple sclerosis: voxelwise regional investigation of white and gray matter
    Eytan Raz
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale dell Universita, 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Radiology 254:227-34. 2010
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  15. ncbi Monthly corticosteroids decrease neutralizing antibodies to IFNbeta1 b: a randomized trial in multiple sclerosis
    Carlo Pozzilli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 249:50-6. 2002
    ..o49 for definition II, by the Wilcoxon-Gehan test). Methylprednisilone combined with IFNbeta-1 b reduces the incidence of neutralizing bodies to in terferon-beta during the first year of treatment in MS patients...
  16. ncbi Comparison of the effects of acetyl L-carnitine and amantadine for the treatment of fatigue in multiple sclerosis: results of a pilot, randomised, double-blind, crossover trial
    Valentina Tomassini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale dell Universita 30, Rome 00185, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 218:103-8. 2004
    ..039). There were no significant effects for any of the secondary outcome variables. The results of this study show that ALCAR is better tolerated and more effective than amantadine for the treatment of MS-related fatigue...
  17. ncbi Fate of neutralizing and binding antibodies to IFN beta in MS patients treated with IFN beta for 6 years
    Francesca Bellomi
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Pathology, Section of Virology, University La Sapienza, V le di Porta Tiburtina 28, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 215:3-8. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the data indicate that the disappearance of the anti-IFN antibodies from the serum while the patients are still undergoing IFN treatment depends on the titer of antibodies but not on the type of IFN administered...
  18. doi The use of ID migraine™ questionnaire in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Veronica Villani
    Neurological Headache Centre, S Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:269-73. 2011
    ..The use of the ID-M as a screening test is warranted not only in the epidemiological research, but also to ensure a better clinical management of patients with MS...
  19. ncbi Cortical motor reorganization after a single clinical attack of multiple sclerosis
    Patrizia Pantano
    Section of Neuroradiology, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
    Brain 125:1607-15. 2002
    ..The extent of these changes increased with the time elapsed since disease onset and the severity of brain damage...
  20. ncbi Sex hormones: a role in the control of multiple sclerosis?
    Valentina Tomassini
    Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 7:857-68. 2006
    ..A gender-based approach to multiple sclerosis could provide further benefits for its treatment and management...
  21. doi Supportive strategies to improve adherence to IFN β-1b in multiple sclerosis--results of the βPlus observational cohort study
    Carlo Pozzilli
    University Rome, Department of Neurological Sciences, La Sapienza University, S Andrea Hospital, Multiple Sclerosis Centre, Viale dell Universita 30, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 307:120-6. 2011
    ..Various strategies to improve adherence have been suggested including educative programs, injection devices and dedicated nurse assistance...
  22. doi Natalizumab treatment in multiple sclerosis: the experience of S. Andrea MS Centre in Rome
    L Prosperini
    Multiple Sclerosis Centre, S Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 31:303-7. 2011
    ..Finally, the presence of antibodies anti-Natalizumab was strongly related to the occurrence of relapses (p = 0.002) and MRI activity (p < 0.001) even in the post-marketing experience...
  23. doi Primary headache and multiple sclerosis: preliminary results of a prospective study
    Veronica Villani
    Neurology Unit, S Andrea Hospital La Sapienza University, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Neurol Sci 29:S146-8. 2008
    ..Investigating and treating HA in MS patients starting IFNb therapy may improve MS-specific medication compliance...
  24. ncbi Epidemiology and current treatment of multiple sclerosis in Europe today
    Carlo Pozzilli
    Department of Neurological Science, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Italy
    J Rehabil Res Dev 39:175-85. 2002
    ..This article helps clinical researchers to understand better the differences in epidemiology and in the current treatment of MS in Europe...
  25. ncbi The distribution of magnetic resonance imaging response to interferonbeta-1b in multiple sclerosis
    Maria Pia Sormani
    Neuroimaging Research Unit, Dept of Neurology, Scientific Institute and University Ospedale San Raffaele, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy
    J Neurol 252:1455-8. 2005
    ..This study might be regarded as a first step toward the definition of markers potentially useful to identify IFNbeta treatment responders and non-responders with regard to T2 lesion activity...
  26. ncbi Computer-aided retraining of memory and attention in people with multiple sclerosis: a randomized, double-blind controlled trial
    Alessandra Solari
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, National Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 222:99-104. 2004
    ..Computer-aided programs are used for retraining memory and attention, but data on the efficacy of these interventions are scarce...
  27. doi Safety and tolerability in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis patients treated with high-dose subcutaneous interferon-beta by Rebiject autoinjection over a 1-year period: the CoSa study
    Alessandra Lugaresi
    Department of Oncology and Neuroscience, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Clin Neuropharmacol 31:167-72. 2008
    ..This study investigated the satisfaction of patients with relapsing-remitting MS treated with IFN-beta-1a (Rebif) by the autoinjection system, Rebiject...
  28. ncbi Pharmacological methods to overcome IFN-beta antibody formation in the treatment of multiple sclerosis
    Francesca Bagnato
    Neuroimmunology Branch, National Institutes of Neurological Disease and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, 20892 1400 USA
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 12:1153-63. 2003
    ..Among those therapies, steroids meet the best criteria in terms of either safety or impact on the development of NAbs, at the present time...
  29. ncbi Real time PCR for detection of Chlamydophila pneumoniae in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of patients with multiple sclerosis
    Rosa Sessa
    J Neurol 254:1293-5. 2007
  30. ncbi Diffusion-weighted imaging tractography-based parcellation of the human lateral premotor cortex identifies dorsal and ventral subregions with anatomical and functional specializations
    Valentina Tomassini
    Centre for Functional MRI of the Brain, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DU, United Kingdom
    J Neurosci 27:10259-69. 2007
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  31. ncbi The relationship between inflammation and atrophy in clinically isolated syndromes suggestive of multiple sclerosis: a monthly MRI study after triple-dose gadolinium-DTPA
    Andrea Paolillo
    Dept of Neurological Sciences, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Neurol 251:432-9. 2004
    ..To examine the relationship between inflammation and brain atrophy in patients with a clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) suggestive of multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  32. ncbi Brain reorganization during attention and memory tasks in multiple sclerosis: insights from functional MRI studies
    Caterina Mainero
    Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, 02129, USA
    J Neurol Sci 245:93-8. 2006
    ....