G C Sturniolo

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Effect of moderate exercise on Crohn's disease patients in remission
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Ital J Gastroenterol Hepatol 31:205-10. 1999
  2. ncbi Zinc supplementation tightens "leaky gut" in Crohn's disease
    G C Sturniolo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 7:94-8. 2001
  3. ncbi Effect of zinc supplementation on trace elements and intestinal metallothionein concentrations in experimental colitis in the rat
    V Di Leo
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:135-9. 2001
  4. doi Articular manifestations in inflammatory bowel disease patients: a prospective study
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 41:565-9. 2009
  5. ncbi Prognosis of severe attacks in ulcerative colitis: effect of intensive medical treatment
    L Benazzato
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35100 Padova, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 36:461-6. 2004
  6. ncbi Interaction between rifaximin and dietary fibre in patients with diverticular disease
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:771-9. 2007
  7. ncbi Increased intestinal permeability and NOD2 variants in familial and sporadic Crohn's disease
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:1455-61. 2006
  8. ncbi Effects of iron deprivation or chelation on DNA damage in experimental colitis
    M Barollo
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, Padova, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 19:461-6. 2004
  9. ncbi Gastrointestinal telangiectasia: a study by EGD, colonoscopy, and capsule endoscopy in 75 patients
    L Polese
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Endoscopy 40:23-9. 2008
  10. ncbi Use of alternative and complementary therapies by inflammatory bowel disease patients in an Italian tertiary referral centre
    R D'Inca
    University of Padua, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, via 8 Febbraio, Padova, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 39:524-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi Effect of moderate exercise on Crohn's disease patients in remission
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Ital J Gastroenterol Hepatol 31:205-10. 1999
    ..Physical exercise may exacerbate the disturbed homeostasis of Crohn's disease patients...
  2. ncbi Zinc supplementation tightens "leaky gut" in Crohn's disease
    G C Sturniolo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 7:94-8. 2001
    ..No effective prophylactic treatment is available for these patients. The aim of this study was to ascertain whether zinc supplementation may improve intestinal permeability...
  3. ncbi Effect of zinc supplementation on trace elements and intestinal metallothionein concentrations in experimental colitis in the rat
    V Di Leo
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 33:135-9. 2001
    ..Metallothionein synthesis was induced in control rats and to a lesser extent in colitic rats. CONCLUSION: Zinc administration induces metallothionein synthesis but has little effect on the short-term course of experimental colitis...
  4. doi Articular manifestations in inflammatory bowel disease patients: a prospective study
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 41:565-9. 2009
    ..Rheumatic manifestations are frequent in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and are associated with a wide range of clinical patterns...
  5. ncbi Prognosis of severe attacks in ulcerative colitis: effect of intensive medical treatment
    L Benazzato
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, 35100 Padova, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 36:461-6. 2004
    ..Severe attacks of ulcerative colitis have a high risk of colectomy...
  6. ncbi Interaction between rifaximin and dietary fibre in patients with diverticular disease
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 25:771-9. 2007
    ..Cyclic administration of rifaximin in association with dietary fibre achieves symptomatic relief in uncomplicated diverticular disease (DD) by means of a still undefined mechanism...
  7. ncbi Increased intestinal permeability and NOD2 variants in familial and sporadic Crohn's disease
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:1455-61. 2006
    ..Abnormal barrier function may be genetically determined in Crohn's disease...
  8. ncbi Effects of iron deprivation or chelation on DNA damage in experimental colitis
    M Barollo
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Via Giustiniani 2, Padova, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 19:461-6. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the effects of dietary or pharmacological iron deprivation in an experimental model of colitis in the rat and its potential protective effect against DNA damage...
  9. ncbi Gastrointestinal telangiectasia: a study by EGD, colonoscopy, and capsule endoscopy in 75 patients
    L Polese
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Endoscopy 40:23-9. 2008
    ..The distribution of lesions in the gastrointestinal tract in patients with sporadic telangiectasia is at present unknown...
  10. ncbi Use of alternative and complementary therapies by inflammatory bowel disease patients in an Italian tertiary referral centre
    R D'Inca
    University of Padua, Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, via 8 Febbraio, Padova, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 39:524-9. 2007
    ..Alternative and complementary therapies are increasingly used by patients with inflammatory bowel disease, but no data are available on their use in Italy...
  11. ncbi Exercise and inflammatory bowel disease: immunological aspects
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences and Sport Medicine, University of Padova, Italy
    Exerc Immunol Rev 6:43-53. 2000
    ..Patients with inflammatory bowel disease show a reduced exercise capacity after surgery, especially after extensive resections...
  12. ncbi Risk factors for non-adherence to medication in inflammatory bowel disease patients
    R D'Inca
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 27:166-72. 2008
    ..Inflammatory bowel diseases are chronic conditions requiring medication throughout life to treat the disease and control the risk of relapse and colorectal cancer. Adherence to prescribed drugs is therefore crucial to their management...
  13. ncbi Reduced plasma antioxidant concentrations and increased oxidative DNA damage in inflammatory bowel disease
    A D'Odorico
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Universita di Padova, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 36:1289-94. 2001
    ..Oxidative stress is believed to play a key role in the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)-related intestinal damage. Circulating antioxidants may have a role to play in preventing free radical-mediated tissue injury...
  14. pmc Serum human cartilage glycoprotein 39 as a marker of arthritis associated with inflammatory bowel disease
    L Punzi
    Division of Rheumatology, University of Padova, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 62:1224-6. 2003
    ..Common blood markers of arthritis are difficult to interpret in arthritis associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) owing to the coexistence of two inflammatory events. No specific serological disease marker is available for IBD...
  15. ncbi Wilson disease--a practical approach to diagnosis, treatment and follow-up
    V Medici
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, Gastroenterology Section, Via Giustiniani 2, University Hospital of Padova, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 39:601-9. 2007
    ..Liver transplantation is a relatively successful treatment option when medical therapy fails or in case of acute liver failure, even though it is also characterized by short- and long-term complications...
  16. ncbi Esophageal hyperalgesia in patients with ulcerative colitis: role of experimental stress
    F Galeazzi
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Science, University of Padova, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:2590-5. 2001
    ..This increased sensitivity may account for the frequent upper GI symptoms these patients complain of when in clinical remission...
  17. ncbi Antibiotic treatment of Crohn's disease: results of a multicentre, double blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial with rifaximin
    C Prantera
    Operative Unit of Gastroenterology, St Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:1117-25. 2006
    ..Clinicians often employ antibiotics in Crohn's disease. Rifaximin is active against bacteria frequently found in the intestinal mucosa of Crohn's disease patients...
  18. ncbi The association of MYO9B gene in Italian patients with inflammatory bowel diseases
    A Latiano
    UU OO Gastroenterologia, Endoscopia Digestiva e Lab di Ricerca, Ospedale I R C C S Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 27:241-8. 2008
    ..Variants of myosin IXB (MYO9B) gene, encoding for a motor protein implicated in epithelial permeability, have been recently associated with inflammatory bowel disease...
  19. ncbi Variants of OCTN1-2 cation transporter genes are associated with both Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
    O Palmieri
    Divisione di Gastroenterologia, Ospedale CSS IRCCS, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:497-506. 2006
    ..Two variants in the organic cation transporter gene cluster have been recently reported to confer susceptibility to Crohn's disease (CD)...
  20. ncbi Genetic analysis in Italian families with inflammatory bowel disease supports linkage to the IBD1 locus--a GISC study
    V Annese
    Divisione di Gastroenterologia, Ospedale CSS IRCCS, Foggia, Italy
    Eur J Hum Genet 7:567-73. 1999
    ..The present study performed in a Southern European population provides additional support for the conclusion with the IBD1 locus has a clear role in the genetic susceptibility to IBD...
  21. ncbi Further delineation of the molecular pathology of Wilson disease in the Mediterranean population
    G Loudianos
    Ospedale Regionale per le Microcitemie A S L 8, Cagliari, Italy
    Hum Mutat 12:89-94. 1998
    ..Because there are so many causative mutations of the disease, the preclinical and prenatal diagnosis of WD should be carried out by a combination of mutation and linkage analysis...
  22. ncbi Photopheresis treatment in severe Crohn disease
    G Guariso
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Padua, Thiene, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 37:517-20. 2003
  23. ncbi Multidrug resistance 1 gene polymorphisms are not associated with inflammatory bowel disease and response to therapy in Italian patients
    O Palmieri
    U O Gastroenterologia, Ospedale CSS IRCCS, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 22:1129-38. 2005
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  24. doi Technical performance of colonoscopy: the key role of sedation/analgesia and other quality indicators
    Franco Radaelli
    Department of Gastroenterology, Valduce Hospital, Como, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:1122-30. 2008
    ..It is essential to identify the factors in clinical practice that influence the technical performance of colonoscopy as a basis for quality improvement programs...
  25. pmc Effect of stress on the paracellular barrier in the rat ileum
    E Mazzon
    Dipartimento di Biomorfologia e Bitecnologie, Universita di Messina, Italy
    Gut 51:507-13. 2002
    ..Restraint stress induces permeability changes in the rat small intestine but little is known of the ultrastructural events leading to defects of the paracellular sealing or of the short term evolution of these alterations...
  26. ncbi Colorectal cancer and high grade dysplasia complicating ulcerative colitis in Italy. A retrospective co-operative IG-IBD study
    G Riegler
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Surgery F Magrassi A Lanzara, Second University of Napoli, Piazza Miraglia 2, Naples 80138, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:628-34. 2003
    ..Ulcerative colitis is a well-known risk factor for colorectal cancer...
  27. ncbi Infliximab downregulates basic fibroblast growth factor and vascular endothelial growth factor in Crohn's disease patients
    A Di Sabatino
    Gastroenterology Unit, IRCCS Policlinico S Matteo, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 19:1019-24. 2004
    ..The use of infliximab in the treatment of Crohn's disease patients with symptomatic stenosis is controversial...
  28. ncbi Appropriateness of immunosuppressive drugs in inflammatory bowel diseases assessed by RAND method: Italian Group for IBD (IG-IBD) position statement
    R Caprilli
    Promoter Centre, GI Unit, Department of Clinical Science, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:407-17. 2005
    ..Despite the explosion of biological therapies, the old immunosuppressants continue to play a pivotal role in the management of inflammatory bowel diseases...
  29. ncbi Increased risk of breast cancer in first-degree relatives of Crohn's disease patients. An IG-IBD study
    G Riegler
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Surgery F Magrassi A Lanzara, Second University of Naples, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 38:18-23. 2006
    ..This risk could be the result of shared genetic susceptibility and could be co-inherited rather than being just secondary to a long-standing, extensive mucosal inflammation...
  30. ncbi [The prevalence of radiographic sacroiliitis in patients affected by inflammatory bowel disease with inflammatory low back pain]
    M Podswiadek
    Cattedra e Divisione di Reumatologia
    Reumatismo 56:110-3. 2004
    ..Total SJS was higher in UC respect CD, but not significantly (2.9 +/- 2.3 vs 2.1 +/- 1.5; p = ns). Our data confirm the importance of these symptoms in patients with IBD, who need to be carefully investigated also for these aspects...