P Tinuper

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Movement disorders in sleep: guidelines for differentiating epileptic from non-epileptic motor phenomena arising from sleep
    Paolo Tinuper
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Sleep Med Rev 11:255-67. 2007
  2. doi request reprint The parasomnias: mechanisms and treatment
    Paolo Tinuper
    IRCCS Istituto delle Scienze Neurologiche, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 53:12-9. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Hyperkinetic manifestations in nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy. Semeiological features and physiopathological hypothesis
    P Tinuper
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, I 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Neurol Sci 26:s210-4. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy: new pathophysiological interpretations
    Paolo Tinuper
    IRCCS Istituto delle Scienze Neurologiche, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Sleep Med 12:S39-42. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Interobserver reliability of video recording in the diagnosis of nocturnal frontal lobe seizures
    Luca Vignatelli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 48:1506-11. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Epileptic nocturnal wanderings
    G Plazzi
    Institute of Neurology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Sleep 18:749-56. 1995
  7. ncbi request reprint Ictal bradycardia in partial epileptic seizures: Autonomic investigation in three cases and literature review
    P Tinuper
    Neurological Institute, University of Bologna, Italy
    Brain 124:2361-71. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Motor overactivity and loss of motor circadian rhythm in fatal familial insomnia: an actigraphic study
    G Plazzi
    Institute of Neurology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Sleep 20:739-42. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of lamotrigine add-on therapy in severe partial epilepsy in adults with drop seizures and secondary bilateral synchrony on EEG
    F Bisulli
    Neurological Institute. University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Epileptic Disord 3:151-6. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic partial epilepsy with auditory features (IPEAF): a clinical and genetic study of 53 sporadic cases
    F Bisulli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Brain 127:1343-52. 2004

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Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Movement disorders in sleep: guidelines for differentiating epileptic from non-epileptic motor phenomena arising from sleep
    Paolo Tinuper
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Sleep Med Rev 11:255-67. 2007
    ..Further investigations on pathophysiology, genetics and epidemiology are needed to clarify the relationship between epileptic and non-epileptic sleep related paroxysmal phenomena...
  2. doi request reprint The parasomnias: mechanisms and treatment
    Paolo Tinuper
    IRCCS Istituto delle Scienze Neurologiche, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 53:12-9. 2012
    ..Finally some brief indications to the treatment of parasomnias are suggested...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hyperkinetic manifestations in nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy. Semeiological features and physiopathological hypothesis
    P Tinuper
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, I 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Neurol Sci 26:s210-4. 2005
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  4. doi request reprint Nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy: new pathophysiological interpretations
    Paolo Tinuper
    IRCCS Istituto delle Scienze Neurologiche, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Sleep Med 12:S39-42. 2011
    ..Other cortical-networks involving the limbic system may explain, for instance, primitive behaviors. The role of the cholinergic system and related pathways in the pathogenesis of nocturnal seizures and parasomnias is also discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interobserver reliability of video recording in the diagnosis of nocturnal frontal lobe seizures
    Luca Vignatelli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 48:1506-11. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Epileptic nocturnal wanderings
    G Plazzi
    Institute of Neurology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Sleep 18:749-56. 1995
    ..NPD with short-lasting attacks, PAs and episodic nocturnal wanderings represent the same epileptic syndrome with variable presentations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ictal bradycardia in partial epileptic seizures: Autonomic investigation in three cases and literature review
    P Tinuper
    Neurological Institute, University of Bologna, Italy
    Brain 124:2361-71. 2001
    ..Our cases confirm the preferential role of the left hemisphere in the genesis of ictal bradycardia and shed light on the relationship between suprabulbar control of autonomic function and partial epileptic seizures...
  8. ncbi request reprint Motor overactivity and loss of motor circadian rhythm in fatal familial insomnia: an actigraphic study
    G Plazzi
    Institute of Neurology, University of Bologna, Italy
    Sleep 20:739-42. 1997
    ..Chronic motor overactivity and loss of circadian rest-activity rhythm may play a role in the progressive metabolic exhaustion leading to death in FFI patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of lamotrigine add-on therapy in severe partial epilepsy in adults with drop seizures and secondary bilateral synchrony on EEG
    F Bisulli
    Neurological Institute. University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Epileptic Disord 3:151-6. 2001
    ..EEG improved in nine cases, with SBS disappearing in six patients. CONCLUSIONS: We have demonstrated a good efficacy of LTG adjunctive therapy on EDA. Results include control of SGS and improvement of EEG tracing...
  10. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic partial epilepsy with auditory features (IPEAF): a clinical and genetic study of 53 sporadic cases
    F Bisulli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Brain 127:1343-52. 2004
    ..Although LGI1 mutations have been excluded, genetic factors may play an aetiopathogenetic role in at least some of these S cases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Split-screen synchronized display. A useful video-EEG technique for studying paroxysmal phenomena
    Paolo Tinuper
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epileptic Disord 6:27-30. 2004
    ..Split-screen synchronized display is a simple and valid technique for studying and presenting particular semeiological aspects of epileptic seizures. (Published with videosequences)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Variation in lamotrigine plasma concentrations with hormonal contraceptive monthly cycles in patients with epilepsy
    Manuela Contin
    Neurology Clinic, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:1573-5. 2006
    ..We describe the variation in LTG plasma concentrations with hormonal contraceptive (HC) monthly intake cycles in a series of eight patients with epilepsy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does the prion protein gene 129 codon polymorphism influence sleep? Evidence from a fatal familial insomnia kindred
    Giuseppe Plazzi
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, 7 40123 Bologna, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:1948-53. 2002
    ..Experimental and clinical evidence in prion diseases suggests that the prion protein gene (PRNP) plays a role in regulating sleep...
  14. doi request reprint Increased frequency of arousal parasomnias in families with nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy: a common mechanism?
    Francesca Bisulli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 51:1852-60. 2010
    ..This study aimed to verify whether relatives of patients with NFLE have a higher frequency of parasomnias, namely arousal disorders, and thereby shed light on the still unknown pathophysiologic mechanisms underlying NFLE...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pre-symptomatic diagnosis in fatal familial insomnia: serial neurophysiological and 18FDG-PET studies
    Pietro Cortelli
    Department of Neuroscience, C N R I B F M, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
    Brain 129:668-75. 2006
    ..Our data indicate that the neurodegenerative process associated with FFI begins in the thalamus between 13 and 21 months before the clinical presentation of the disease...
  16. ncbi request reprint Malformation of cortical development in adult patients
    Paolo Tinuper
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy
    Epileptic Disord 5:S85-90. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint Endozepines in recurrent stupor
    Pietro Cortelli
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo, 7, 40123 Italy
    Sleep Med Rev 9:477-87. 2005
    ..This review summarizes the state of endozepine physiology and pharmacology and the clinical syndromes attributed to their involvement. A diagnostic work-up to define endozepine-induced recurrent stupor is suggested...
  18. ncbi request reprint A de novo LGI1 mutation causing idiopathic partial epilepsy with telephone-induced seizures
    R Michelucci
    Department of Neurosciences, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Neurology 68:2150-1. 2007
  19. pmc Clinical features and long term outcome of epilepsy in periventricular nodular heterotopia. Simple compared with plus forms
    G D'Orsi
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:873-8. 2004
    ..This study investigated the electroclinical and prognostic features of 16 patients with PNH...
  20. ncbi request reprint Interobserver reliability of ICSD-R minimal diagnostic criteria for the parasomnias
    Luca Vignatelli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita di Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo 7, 40123 Bologna, Italy
    J Neurol 252:712-7. 2005
    ..To estimate the interobserver reliability (IR) of the minimal diagnostic criteria for the parasomnias provided in the International Classification of Sleep Disorders Revised (ICSD-R)...
  21. doi request reprint Videopolygraphic and functional MRI study of musicogenic epilepsy. A case report and literature review
    Francesca Pittau
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsy Behav 13:685-92. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint Lateralizing value of the auditory aura in partial seizures
    Irene Florindo
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:68-72. 2006
    ..To describe the semiological features of auditory aura and to assess their possible lateralizing value in partial epilepsy...
  23. ncbi request reprint LGI1 microdeletions are not a frequent cause of partial epilepsy with auditory features (PEAF)
    P Magini
    U O Medical Genetics, Polyclinic Sant Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    Epilepsy Res 108:972-7. 2014
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  24. ncbi request reprint Cost-of-illness of epilepsy in Italy. Data from a multicentre observational study (Episcreen)
    P Berto
    Neurological Institute, University of Bologna, Italy
    Pharmacoeconomics 17:197-208. 2000
    ..To investigate the impact of epilepsy in Italy on healthcare resources, producing an average cost per patient per year of follow-up...
  25. ncbi request reprint A seizure response dog: video recording of reacting behaviour during repetitive prolonged seizures
    Lidia Di Vito
    Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epileptic Disord 12:142-5. 2010
    ..We describe the case of a dog, not previously trained for assistance work, showing complex seizure response behaviour. This is the first release of a home video recording of a dog reacting to its owner's seizure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Partial epilepsy with prominent auditory symptoms not linked to chromosome 10q
    Francesca Bisulli
    Neurological Institute, University of Bologna, Italy
    Epileptic Disord 4:183-7. 2002
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  27. doi request reprint Prognostic factors in patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy
    Francesca Pittau
    Epilepsy Center for Adults and Children, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 50:41-4. 2009
    ..To disclose clinical, electrophysiologic, and neuroradiologic factors correlated to prognosis in patients with mesial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Telephone-induced seizures: a new type of reflex epilepsy
    Roberto Michelucci
    Department of Neurosciences, Division of Neurology, Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 45:280-3. 2004
    ..To report a new form of reflex epilepsy in which the seizures are repeatedly and exclusively triggered by answering the telephone...
  29. ncbi request reprint Parasomnias versus epilepsy: common grounds and a need to change the approach to the problem
    Paolo Tinuper
    Epilepsia 48:1033-4; author reply 1034. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Suppressive efficacy by a commercially available blue lens on PPR in 610 photosensitive epilepsy patients
    Giuseppe Capovilla
    Epilepsy Center, Department of Child Neuropsychiatry, C Poma Hospital, Mantova, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:529-33. 2006
    ..Nonpharmacologic treatment using blue sunglasses is effective and safe in controlling photosensitivity, but large series of patients have never been studied...
  31. ncbi request reprint Autosomal dominant early-onset cortical myoclonus, photic-induced myoclonus, and epilepsy in a large pedigree
    Elena Gardella
    Department of Neurosciences, Bellaria Hospital, Clinica Neurologica, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:1643-9. 2006
    ..Linkage analyses revealed two putative loci on chromosome 2p and 8q. Clinical photosensitivity was not a prominent feature in such families. We describe a large Italian family with rhythmic CM, photosensitivity, and epilepsy...
  32. ncbi request reprint Autosomal dominant lateral temporal epilepsy: clinical spectrum, new epitempin mutations, and genetic heterogeneity in seven European families
    Roberto Michelucci
    Dipartimento di Neuroscienze, Divisione di Neurologia, Ospedale Bellaria e Università di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 44:1289-97. 2003
    ..corrected] To describe the clinical and genetic findings of seven additional pedigrees with autosomal dominant lateral temporal epilepsy (ADLTE)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Treatment of status epilepticus in adults: guidelines of the Italian League against Epilepsy
    Fabio Minicucci
    Clinical Neurophysiology, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:9-15. 2006
    ..In refractory SE, general anesthesia may be required. Propofol and thiopental represent first line agents in this setting, after careful assessment of potential risks and benefits...
  34. doi request reprint Non-paraneoplastic limbic encephalitis associated with anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies
    Sabrina Matà
    Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences, University of Firenze, Italy
    J Neuroimmunol 199:155-9. 2008
    ..In one patient, plasma exchange determined a dramatic improvement of the neurological deficits along with the decrease of autoantibodies...
  35. doi request reprint Impact of treatment on the short-term prognosis of status epilepticus in two population-based cohorts
    Luca Vignatelli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita di Bologna, Via Ugo Foscolo n 7, Bologna, Italy
    J Neurol 255:197-204. 2008
    ..Since suboptimal management was hypothesised in the first site, we compared the quality of treatment in the two cohorts and examined its contribution to prognosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint A de novo LGI1 mutation in sporadic partial epilepsy with auditory features
    Francesca Bisulli
    Ann Neurol 56:455-6. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Excessive daytime sleepiness and subjective sleep quality in patients with nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy: a case-control study
    Luca Vignatelli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:73-7. 2006
    ..We investigated the occurrence of daytime sleepiness-related symptoms and subjective sleep quality in patients with NFLE in comparison with matched controls...
  38. ncbi request reprint "I heard voices...": from semiology, a historical review, and a new hypothesis on the presumed epilepsy of Joan of Arc
    Giuseppe D'Orsi
    Epilepsy Center, Neurological Unit, Casa Divina Provvidenza, Opera Don Uva, Bisceglie Bari, Italy
    Epilepsy Behav 9:152-7. 2006
    ..We performed a critical analysis of this hypothesis and suggest that the "voices" may be the expression of an epileptic syndrome recently described: idiopathic partial epilepsy with auditory features (IPEAF)...