Gianluca Serafini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Gotland Scale for Depression in Italian psychiatric inpatients and its utility in the prediction of suicide risk
    Marco Innamorati
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 132:99-103. 2011
  2. doi request reprint The involvement of microRNAs in major depression, suicidal behavior, and related disorders: a focus on miR-185 and miR-491-3p
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1037, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 34:17-30. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The role of inflammatory cytokines in suicidal behavior: a systematic review
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Suicide Prevention Center, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital, 1035 1039 Via di Grottarossa, Rome 00189, Italy Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 23:1672-86. 2013
  4. pmc The role of neuropeptides in suicidal behavior: a systematic review
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:687575. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological properties of glutamatergic drugs targeting NMDA receptors and their application in major depression
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 19:1898-922. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Can cannabis increase the suicide risk in psychosis? A critical review
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza Universityof Rome, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:5165-87. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The role of microRNAs in synaptic plasticity, major affective disorders and suicidal behavior
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Sapienza University of Rome, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Neurosci Res 73:179-90. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Stigmatization of schizophrenia as perceived by nurses, medical doctors, medical students and patients
    G Serafini
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:576-85. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Affective temperamental profiles are associated with white matter hyperintensity and suicidal risk in patients with mood disorders
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 129:47-55. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Glycosides, depression and suicidal behaviour: the role of glycoside-linked proteins
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Sapienza University of Rome, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Molecules 16:2688-713. 2011

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Publications52

  1. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Gotland Scale for Depression in Italian psychiatric inpatients and its utility in the prediction of suicide risk
    Marco Innamorati
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 132:99-103. 2011
    ..Rutz has postulated a "male depressive syndrome" measured by the Gotland Scale of Male Depression (GSMD). The aim of the study was to assess the psychometric properties of the GSMD in a sample of male and female psychiatric inpatients...
  2. doi request reprint The involvement of microRNAs in major depression, suicidal behavior, and related disorders: a focus on miR-185 and miR-491-3p
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1037, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Cell Mol Neurobiol 34:17-30. 2014
    ..Further evidence is needed to clarify the exact role that miRNAs play in major depression and related disorders and suicidal behavior. ..
  3. doi request reprint The role of inflammatory cytokines in suicidal behavior: a systematic review
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Suicide Prevention Center, Sapienza University of Rome, Sant Andrea Hospital, 1035 1039 Via di Grottarossa, Rome 00189, Italy Electronic address
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 23:1672-86. 2013
    ..Further additional studies should elucidate the molecular mechanisms of the immune activation pathways underlying suicidality. ..
  4. pmc The role of neuropeptides in suicidal behavior: a systematic review
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:687575. 2013
    ..Despite cross-sectional associations between neuropeptides levels and suicidal behavior, causality may not be inferred. The implications of the mentioned studies were discussed in this review paper. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological properties of glutamatergic drugs targeting NMDA receptors and their application in major depression
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 19:1898-922. 2013
    ..Therefore, we aimed to review the current literature focusing on the main pharmacological properties and the impact of glutamatergic drugs targeting NMDA receptors in major depression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Can cannabis increase the suicide risk in psychosis? A critical review
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza Universityof Rome, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:5165-87. 2012
    ..This paper aimed to critically review the current literature concerning the possible association between cannabis use and suicidal behavior in patients with psychosis and in non-psychotic samples...
  7. doi request reprint The role of microRNAs in synaptic plasticity, major affective disorders and suicidal behavior
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Sapienza University of Rome, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Neurosci Res 73:179-90. 2012
    ..Also, miRNA dys-regulation has also been linked to several neuropsychiatric diseases. However, further evidence are needed in order to directly clarify the role of miRNAs in major affective disorders and suicidal behavior...
  8. doi request reprint Stigmatization of schizophrenia as perceived by nurses, medical doctors, medical students and patients
    G Serafini
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:576-85. 2011
    ..Finally, considering schizophrenia as a genetic disorder influenced participants perception of other people's beliefs about dangerousness and unpredictability and people's desire for social distance...
  9. doi request reprint Affective temperamental profiles are associated with white matter hyperintensity and suicidal risk in patients with mood disorders
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 129:47-55. 2011
    ..Affective temperaments may play a significant role in mood disorders. This study aimed to evaluate the eventual association between WMH, affective temperaments and suicidal behaviour in major affective disorder...
  10. doi request reprint Glycosides, depression and suicidal behaviour: the role of glycoside-linked proteins
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Sapienza University of Rome, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Molecules 16:2688-713. 2011
    ..These studies suggest that glycosides can regulate neuroprotection through Rap-1 and other molecules, and may play a crucial role in the pathophysiology of depression and suicide...
  11. doi request reprint Depression and affective temperaments are associated with poor health-related quality of life in patients with HIV infection
    Maurizio Pompili
    Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Psychiatr Pract 19:109-17. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine affective temperaments in a sample of patients with HIV, the impact of hopelessness on HRQoL, and associations among HRQoL, hopelessness, and affective temperaments...
  12. doi request reprint Cyclothymic-depressive-anxious temperament pattern is related to suicide risk in 346 patients with major mood disorders
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 136:405-11. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Temperaments mediate suicide risk and psychopathology among patients with bipolar disorders
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome 00189, Italy
    Compr Psychiatry 53:280-5. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Improving adherence in mood disorders: the struggle against relapse, recurrence and suicide risk
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Roma, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 9:985-1004. 2009
    ..Clinical data highlight the importance of extended courses of medication in improving the long-term prognosis of patients with affective disorders...
  15. doi request reprint Car accidents as a method of suicide: a comprehensive overview
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Forensic Sci Int 223:1-9. 2012
    ..On the other hand, the association between accident-pronesses and unconscious self-destructive impulses is an issue that is difficult to solve...
  16. doi request reprint Temperament, post-partum depression, hopelessness, and suicide risk among women soon after delivering
    Paolo Girardi
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Women Health 51:511-24. 2011
    ..Future studies should evaluate the effectiveness of psychiatric screening programs in the postpartum period as well as factors associated with depression and suicidality during the same period...
  17. doi request reprint No cathartic effect in suicide attempters admitted to the emergency department
    Maurizio Pompili
    Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Psychiatr Pract 15:433-41. 2009
    ..Based on these findings, it is recommended that psychiatric evaluation of suicide attempters in the emergency department should ideally include the use of psychometric instruments evaluating suicide ideation and suicide risk...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Patients with mood disorders admitted for a suicide attempt to an emergency ward]
    Maurizio Pompili
    Sant Andrea Hospital, Dept of Psychiatry, Roma, Italy
    Neuropsychiatr 24:56-63. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to assess risk factors associated with suicidal behaviour in adult patients suffering from major mood disorders (MD) and admitted to a hospital emergency department (ED)...
  19. doi request reprint Suicide attempters in the emergency department before hospitalization in a psychiatric ward
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 47:23-34. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Suicide risk in multiple sclerosis: a systematic review of current literature
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 73:411-7. 2012
    ..Mental health assessment of physically ill patients should form part of routine clinical evaluation, particularly in chronic illness...
  21. doi request reprint How does subjective experience of pain relate to psychopathology among psychiatric patients?
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:534-40. 2012
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  22. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and suicide risk among veterans: a literature review
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, 00189 Rome, Italy
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:802-12. 2013
    ..The association between PTSD and suicidal behavior was confirmed by the presence of other risk factors and high rates of comorbidity. Current suicidal behavior should be adequately assessed in war veterans. ..
  23. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the suicidal history self-rating screening scale
    Marco Innamorati
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Arch Suicide Res 15:87-92. 2011
    ..The ROC curves indicated that the SHSS performed well in classifying cases based on their current suicide status (suicide attempt in the last 24-48 hours). The SHSS is a valid and reliable instrument for assessing suicide risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Suicide risk in dialysis: review of current literature
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Int J Psychiatry Med 46:85-108. 2013
    ..Studies have shown that patients with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) are at risk of experiencing suicidal ideation and suicide attempt...
  25. doi request reprint Epidemiology of suicide in bipolar disorders: a systematic review of the literature
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Bipolar Disord 15:457-90. 2013
    ..The aim of the present paper is to provide a systematic review of the existing literature on the epidemiology of completed suicides in adult patients with bipolar disorder (BD)...
  26. doi request reprint Early onset of action and sleep-improving effect are crucial in decreasing suicide risk: the role of quetiapine XR in the treatment of unipolar and bipolar depression
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Riv Psichiatr 47:489-97. 2012
    ..Both beneficial effects play an important role in the reduction of suicidal risk frequently observed in depressed patients...
  27. doi request reprint Suicide attempts in acute psychiatric referrals with substance use disorders
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Riv Psichiatr 47:313-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate suicidal risk in psychiatric referrals admitted to a University Hospital Emergency Department (ED) who had a substance use disorder...
  28. doi request reprint Mood disorders medications: predictors of nonadherence - review of the current literature
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 13:809-25. 2013
    ..Further research is needed to clarify this issue...
  29. doi request reprint Affective temperaments and hopelessness as predictors of health and social functioning in mood disorder patients: a prospective follow-up study
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    J Affect Disord 150:216-22. 2013
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  30. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic pituitary adrenal axis and prolactin abnormalities in suicidal behavior
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, 1035 1039, Via di Grottarossa, 00189, Rome, Italy
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 12:954-70. 2013
    ..Although no studies have been done to determine whether ante-mortem physical stress may be detected by raised post-mortem PRL, this would be of great interest for physicians. ..
  31. pmc White matter hyperintensities and self-reported depression in a sample of patients with chronic headache
    Gianluca Serafini
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, 1035 1039, Via di Grottarossa, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Headache Pain 13:661-7. 2012
    ..In multivariate analyses, patients with PWMHs were 1.06 times more likely to report fewer depressive symptoms than patients without PWMHs. WMH lesions in patients with chronic headache were associated with less depression severity...
  32. doi request reprint Do stroke patients have an increased risk of developing suicidal ideation or dying by suicide? An overview of the current literature
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    CNS Neurosci Ther 18:711-21. 2012
    ..The factors found to confer the most risk for suicidality were depression, previous mood disorder, prior history of stroke, and cognitive impairment...
  33. doi request reprint Inequalities and impact of socioeconomic-cultural factors in suicide rates across Italy
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Crisis 32:178-85. 2011
    ..Suicide is a major cause of premature death in Italy and occurs at different rates in the various regions...
  34. ncbi request reprint Higher hopelessness and suicide risk predict lower self-deception among psychiatric patients and non-clinical individuals
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Function, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Riv Psichiatr 46:24-30. 2011
    ..Self-deception may be a coping response to stressful live events. Disruption of such coping mechanism may indeed increase suicide risk as individuals do not want to face self-awareness and get close to a highly negative self...
  35. doi request reprint Unmet treatment needs in schizophrenia patients: is asenapine a potential therapeutic option?
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 11:989-1006. 2011
    ..We review the characteristics of a new drug, asenapine, that may improve adherence in patients as a result of a distinctive receptor profile that may be associated with fewer side effects than other second-generation antipsychotic drugs...
  36. doi request reprint Indications for electroconvulsive treatment in schizophrenia: a systematic review
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Schizophr Res 146:1-9. 2013
    ..However, many unanswered questions remain regarding its role in the management of patients with schizophrenia...
  37. doi request reprint Agomelatine, a novel intriguing antidepressant option enhancing neuroplasticity: a critical review
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    World J Biol Psychiatry 14:412-31. 2013
    ..Targeting melatonergic receptors, agomelatine play a crucial role in synchronizing circadian rhythms, known to be altered in depressed subjects...
  38. doi request reprint Prolactin and thyroid hormone levels are associated with suicide attempts in psychiatric patients
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 200:389-94. 2012
    ..Further studies may help in understanding how these findings can be used by clinicians in assessing suicide risk...
  39. doi request reprint Suicide risk in first episode psychosis: a selective review of the current literature
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Rome, Italy
    Schizophr Res 129:1-11. 2011
    ..These interventions should include an adequate assessment of suicidal behaviour in patients with FEP, and an examination of the efficacy of specific components of the interventions...
  40. pmc Patient outcome in migraine prophylaxis: the role of psychopharmacological agents
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Patient Relat Outcome Meas 1:107-18. 2010
    ..Migraine is a serious illness that needs correct treatment for acute attacks and, in addition, a treatment prophylaxis, since patients with migraine suffer during acute attacks and also between attacks...
  41. doi request reprint Tobacco smoking and suicidal ideation in school-aged children 12-15 years old: impact of cultural differences
    Marco Innamorati
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Addict Dis 30:359-67. 2011
    ..Future studies analyzing the mechanism and sequencing of the relationship among suicidal ideation and tobacco smoking should explore cultural factors...
  42. doi request reprint Psychiatric diagnoses during institutionalization: an investigation of 1334 psychiatric patients hospitalized in an Italian asylum during the 20th century
    Roberto Tatarelli
    Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 123:135-44. 2011
    ..Interest in the history of psychiatry continues to grow, with an increasing emphasis on topics of current interest such as the history of nosology and the interplay between psychiatry and society...
  43. pmc Suicidal behavior and alcohol abuse
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome 00189, Italy
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:1392-431. 2010
    ..People with alcohol dependence or depression should be screened for other psychiatric symptoms and for suicidality. Programs for suicide prevention must take into account drinking habits and should reinforce healthy behavioral patterns...
  44. doi request reprint The hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and serotonin abnormalities: a selective overview for the implications of suicide prevention
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 260:583-600. 2010
    ..HPA over-activity may be a good predictor of mood disorders and perhaps suicidal behavior via abnormalities in the serotonergic system...
  45. pmc Psychiatric comorbidity and suicide risk in patients with chronic migraine
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 6:81-91. 2010
    ..Future research should include sound methodologically-based studies focusing on the interplay of factors behind the relationship between migraine, suicide risk, and mental illness...
  46. doi request reprint Trends in alcohol-related deaths in the EU countries in 1980-2003
    Marco Innamorati
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Centre Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:443-51. 2013
    ..To explore temporal trends since 1980 in alcohol-related death for people resident in the European Union (EU) and to examine differences between EU members admitted prior to 2004 and new EU members admitted since 2004...
  47. doi request reprint Anatomical and functional correlates in major depressive disorder: the contribution of neuroimaging studies
    Silvia Rigucci
    Department of Psychiatry, II Faculty of Medicine, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    World J Biol Psychiatry 11:165-80. 2010
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  48. doi request reprint Duloxetine in acute major depression: review of comparisons to placebo and standard antidepressants using dissimilar methods
    Paolo Girardi
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Hum Psychopharmacol 24:177-90. 2009
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Periventricular white matter hyperintensities as predictors of suicide attempts in bipolar disorders and unipolar depression
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:1501-7. 2008
    ..08). In conclusion, neuroimaging measures may be markers of risk for suicidal attempts in patients with major affective disorders...
  50. doi request reprint Violent deaths among Russian and EU male older adults
    Marco Innamorati
    1Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Centre, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 60:89-94. 2014
    ..This ecological comparison study explored temporal trends since 1985 in age-adjusted suicide and homicide rates for older male adults (over the age of 65) resident in the EU and the Russian Federation...
  51. doi request reprint Suicide risk and psychopathology in immigrants: a multi-group confirmatory factor analysis
    Paolo Iliceto
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Department of Psychiatry, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, 1035 Via di Grottarossa, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 48:1105-14. 2013
    ..The purpose of the current study was to determine whether or not the theorized components of measured dimensions of suicide risk and psychopathology vary across samples of Italians and immigrants...
  52. pmc The role of asenapine in the treatment of manic or mixed states associated with bipolar I disorder
    Maurizio Pompili
    Department of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Sensory Functions, Suicide Prevention Center, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 7:259-65. 2011
    ..The aim of this concise overview is to investigate the role of asenapine in the treatment of manic and mixed states associated with BD type 1 disorder...