G Virgili

Summary

Affiliation: University of Florence
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological treatments for neovascular age-related macular degeneration: can mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis be useful?
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 12:212-20. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Corneal endothelial damage after cataract surgery: Microincision versus standard technique
    Rita Mencucci
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences Eye Clinic, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:1351-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint New therapies for neovascular age-related macular degeneration: critical appraisal of the current evidence
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 85:6-20. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint [Mortality aftermyocardial infarction: when the health local organization network has a role in interpreting themarkers of theNational Agency for RegionalHealth Services]
    Gianni Virgili
    Direzione Sanitaria, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Firenze
    Epidemiol Prev 37:176-9. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Antiangiogenic therapy with anti-vascular endothelial growth factor modalities for diabetic macular oedema
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Specialised Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD007419. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy for nonsubfoveal choroidal neovascularization in 100 eyes with pathologic myopia
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, Florence 50134, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:77-82. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint PowerRefractor versus Canon R-50 Autorefraction to assess refractive error in children: a community-based study in ecuador
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Optom Vis Sci 84:144-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Cox regression was used to compare the measurement error of two tests vs. a gold standard
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, Florence 50134, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:345-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence of uveal melanoma in Europe
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Ophthalmology 114:2309-15. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography versus stereoscopic fundus photography or biomicroscopy for diagnosing diabetic macular edema: a systematic review
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:4963-73. 2007

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological treatments for neovascular age-related macular degeneration: can mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis be useful?
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 12:212-20. 2011
    ..To investigated the use of mixed treatment comparison (MTC) meta-analysis models to summarize results from randomized clinical trials (RCTs) on approved pharmacological treatments for neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Corneal endothelial damage after cataract surgery: Microincision versus standard technique
    Rita Mencucci
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences Eye Clinic, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 32:1351-4. 2006
    ..To compare corneal endothelial changes after phacoemulsification performed with a standard technique versus a bimanual microincision cataract surgery (MICS) technique...
  3. ncbi request reprint New therapies for neovascular age-related macular degeneration: critical appraisal of the current evidence
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 85:6-20. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint [Mortality aftermyocardial infarction: when the health local organization network has a role in interpreting themarkers of theNational Agency for RegionalHealth Services]
    Gianni Virgili
    Direzione Sanitaria, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Firenze
    Epidemiol Prev 37:176-9. 2013
    ..7* vs. other 410* codes) cannot explain differences in mortality among Florentine hospitals, as opposed to the use of a classification of myocardial infarction type (STEMI vs. NSTEMI) based on clinical data collected in AMI-Florence. ..
  5. doi request reprint Antiangiogenic therapy with anti-vascular endothelial growth factor modalities for diabetic macular oedema
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Specialised Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD007419. 2012
    ..Antiangiogenic therapy with anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) modalities has recently been proposed for improving vision in people with DMO...
  6. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy for nonsubfoveal choroidal neovascularization in 100 eyes with pathologic myopia
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, Florence 50134, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:77-82. 2007
    ..To evaluate the visual and anatomic outcome of photodynamic therapy (PDT) in eyes with nonsubfoveal choroidal neovascularization (CNV) associated with pathologic myopia (PM)...
  7. ncbi request reprint PowerRefractor versus Canon R-50 Autorefraction to assess refractive error in children: a community-based study in ecuador
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Optom Vis Sci 84:144-8. 2007
    ..To compare the agreement of the PowerRefractor with Canon R-50 autorefraction for measuring refractive error in a community of Ecuadorian children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cox regression was used to compare the measurement error of two tests vs. a gold standard
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, Florence 50134, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:345-9. 2007
    ..The use of survival analysis has been proposed to compare the diagnostic performance of two tests. We expanded it to compare two tests with a gold standard simultaneously...
  9. ncbi request reprint Incidence of uveal melanoma in Europe
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Ophthalmology 114:2309-15. 2007
    ..To estimate incidence rates of uveal melanoma in Europe from 1983 to 1994...
  10. ncbi request reprint Optical coherence tomography versus stereoscopic fundus photography or biomicroscopy for diagnosing diabetic macular edema: a systematic review
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 48:4963-73. 2007
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The morning report: how do faculty members perceive medical educational needs?
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 3:1-2. 2008
  12. doi request reprint Survival in patients with uveal melanoma in Europe
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, Florence 50134, Italy
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1413-8. 2008
    ..To estimate survival in patients in whom uveal melanoma was diagnosed between January 1, 1983, and December 31, 1994, in Europe...
  13. ncbi request reprint Orientation and mobility training for adults with low vision
    G Virgili
    University of Florence, Eye Clinic II, Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, Via le Morgagni 85, Florence, Italy 50134
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD003925. 2006
    ..Orientation and mobility (O&M) training is provided to people who are visually impaired to help them maintain travel independence. It teaches them new orientation and mobility skills to compensate for reduced visual information...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reading acuity in children: evaluation and reliability using MNREAD charts
    Gianni Virgili
    Eye Clinic II, Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3349-54. 2004
    ..To study reading acuity in children and assess the reliability of its measurement using the Italian version of the MNREAD reading chart...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reading performance in patients with retinitis pigmentosa: a study using the MNREAD charts
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 45:3418-24. 2004
    ..To evaluate the relationship between reading performance and severity of disease in patients with retinitis pigmentosa (RP), assessed with routine clinical psychophysical visual tests...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab therapy for choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration: 6-month results of an open-label uncontrolled clinical study
    F Giansanti
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 17:230-7. 2007
    ..To investigate the 6-month safety and clinical outcomes of intravitreal injections of bevacizumab administered to treat choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration...
  17. ncbi request reprint Is scleral fixation a safe procedure for intraocular lens implantation?
    P Lanzetta
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Udine, Italy
    Doc Ophthalmol 97:317-24. 1999
    ..No consensus currently exists on the optimal method for intraocular (IOL) implantation without capsular support. We evaluated the outcome and angiographic findings of eyes that underwent the implantation of scleral fixated IOLs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Bilateral juxtafoveolar telangiectasis in monozygotic twins
    U Menchini
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Udine, Italy
    Am J Ophthalmol 129:401-3. 2000
    ..To report the clinical and angiographic features of two monozygotic twins affected by bilateral group 2 idiopathic juxtafoveolar telangiectasis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Light panretinal photocoagulation (LPRP) versus classic panretinal photocoagulation (CPRP) in proliferative diabetic retinopathy
    F Bandello
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
    Semin Ophthalmol 16:12-8. 2001
    ..Furthermore, we misled to compare the session number performed and the side effects produced by the two techniques...
  20. ncbi request reprint Unilateral macular retinoschisis with stellate foveal appearance in two females with myopia
    U Menchini
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Udine, Italy
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers 31:229-32. 2000
    ..Macular retinoschisis with stellate foveal appearance may rarely be associated with pathologic myopia. OCT was useful to establish the true extension of these macular changes...
  21. doi request reprint Intravitreal bevacizumab (Avastin) for choroidal neovascularization in angioid streaks: a case series
    M Carla Donati
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Ophthalmologica 223:24-7. 2009
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy for choroidal neovascularization in pediatric patients
    Fabrizio Giansanti
    Eye Clinic, Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Retina 25:590-6. 2005
    ..To report the use of photodynamic therapy (PDT) for choroidal neovascularization (CNV) in pediatric patients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perilimbal topical anesthesia for clear corneal phacoemulsification
    P Lanzetta
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
    J Cataract Refract Surg 26:1642-6. 2000
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of perilimbal topical anesthesia for clear corneal cataract surgery...
  24. ncbi request reprint A new 668-NM diode laser for retinochoroidal photocoagulation therapy
    Ugo Menchini
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthlamological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Italy
    Retina 23:856-8. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Outcome of choroidal neovascularization in angioid streaks after photodynamic therapy
    Ugo Menchini
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy, USA
    Retina 24:763-71. 2004
    ..To evaluate the visual and anatomic outcomes of photodynamic therapy for choroidal neovascularization (CNV) in patients with angioid streaks...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cataract surgery and diabetic retinopathy
    Ugo Menchini
    Eye Clinic II, Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Italy
    Semin Ophthalmol 18:103-8. 2003
    ..Photocoagulation of preproliferative or early proliferative diabetic retinopathy is also advisable, due to the increased risk of iris neovascularization or retinopathy progression after surgery...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mechanism of spontaneous closure of traumatic macular hole: OCT study of one case
    Ugo Menchini
    Eye Clinic II, Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85 Florence 50134, Italy
    Retina 23:104-6. 2003
  28. ncbi request reprint Contrast reduction and reading: assessment and reliability with the Reading Explorer test
    Giovanni Giacomelli
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Firenze, Firenze, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 20:389-96. 2010
    ..To investigate the reliability of the Reading Explorer (REX) charts and to assess the impact of text contrast reduction (1.5 cycle/degree) on reading speed in subjects with normal and low vision...
  29. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy in adult-onset vitelliform macular dystrophy misdiagnosed as choroidal neovascularization
    Ugo Menchini
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, Eye Clinic II, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1761-3. 2002
  30. doi request reprint MR-diffusion weighted imaging of healthy liver parenchyma: repeatability and reproducibility of apparent diffusion coefficient measurement
    Stefano Colagrande
    Department of Clinical Physiopathology, University of Florence, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:912-20. 2010
    ..In fact, repeatability and reproducibility assessment is mandatory in quantitative evaluations, however, these have not been accurately investigated in liver MR-diffusion-weighted studies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Retinal angiomatous proliferation: association with clinical and angiographic features
    Maria Carla Donati
    Eye Clinic, Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Ophthalmologica 220:31-6. 2006
    ..It was the aim of this study to evaluate the frequency of retinal angiomatous proliferation (RAP) and its association with specific clinical and angiographic characteristics in age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Fluorescein angiography and indocyanine green angiography for identifying occult choroidal neovascularization in age-related macular degeneration
    A Pece
    Department of Ophthalmology, Hospital of Melegnano, Predabissi MI, Italy
    Eur J Ophthalmol 15:759-63. 2005
    ..To assess whether fluorescein angiography (FA) alone without indocyanine green angiography (ICGA) can identify and localize occult choroidal neovascularization (CNV) in age-related macular degeneration (ARMD)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intrafamilial clinical heterogeneity associated with a novel mutation of the retinal degeneration slow/peripherin gene
    Francesca Simonelli
    Department of Ophthalmology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Ophthalmic Res 39:255-9. 2007
    ..To identify the phenotypic variations in 6 related individuals affected by a novel mutation in the retinal degeneration slow/peripherin gene...
  34. ncbi request reprint Retinal vein occlusion: late complication of a congenital arteriovenous anomaly
    Carlo Salati
    Ophthalmologica 216:151-2. 2002
  35. ncbi request reprint Verteporfin therapy of subfoveal choroidal neovascularization in pathologic myopia: 2-year results of a randomized clinical trial--VIP report no. 3
    Kevin J Blinder
    Ophthalmology 110:667-73. 2003
    ..To report 24-month vision and fluorescein angiographic outcomes from trials evaluating photodynamic therapy with verteporfin in patients with subfoveal choroidal neovascularization (CNV) caused by pathologic myopia...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of lesion size, visual acuity, and lesion composition on visual acuity change with and without verteporfin therapy for choroidal neovascularization secondary to age-related macular degeneration: TAP and VIP report no. 1
    Keven J Blinder
    Am J Ophthalmol 136:407-18. 2003
    ....