Antonio Vita

Summary

Affiliation: University of Brescia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase Val158Met polymorphism in schizophrenia: associations with cognitive and motor impairment
    Silvana Galderisi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Naples, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 52:83-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Violence and schizophrenia: commentary
    Antonio Vita
    Schizophr Res 94:377-8; author reply 379. 2007
  3. pmc Progressive loss of cortical gray matter in schizophrenia: a meta-analysis and meta-regression of longitudinal MRI studies
    A Vita
    School of Medicine, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Transl Psychiatry 2:e190. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Factors related to different reasons for antipsychotic drug discontinuation in the treatment of schizophrenia: a naturalistic 18-month follow-up study
    Antonio Vita
    Department of Psychiatry, Spedali Civili Hospital, Brescia, Italy University of Brescia, School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 200:96-101. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Effectiveness of different modalities of cognitive remediation on symptomatological, neuropsychological, and functional outcome domains in schizophrenia: a prospective study in a real-world setting
    Antonio Vita
    University of Brescia, School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy
    Schizophr Res 133:223-31. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Gray matter, white matter, brain, and intracranial volumes in first-episode bipolar disorder: a meta-analysis of magnetic resonance imaging studies
    Antonio Vita
    University of Brescia I, School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy
    Bipolar Disord 11:807-14. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of antipsychotic treatment on cerebral structure and function in schizophrenia
    Antonio Vita
    Psychiatric Unit, Department of Mental Health, Spedali Civili, University of Brescia, Italy
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:429-36. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive remediation in the early course of schizophrenia: a critical review
    Stefano Barlati
    Department of Psychiatry, Spedali Civili Hospital, Brescia, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:534-41. 2012
  9. pmc Patterns of structural MRI abnormalities in deficit and nondeficit schizophrenia
    Silvana Galderisi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Largo Madonna delle Grazie, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Schizophr Bull 34:393-401. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Interview-based assessment of cognition in schizophrenia: applicability of the Schizophrenia Cognition Rating Scale (SCoRS) in different phases of illness and settings of care
    Antonio Vita
    University of Brescia, School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy Department of Mental Health, Spedali Civili Hospital, Brescia, Italy
    Schizophr Res 146:217-23. 2013

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase Val158Met polymorphism in schizophrenia: associations with cognitive and motor impairment
    Silvana Galderisi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Naples, Italy
    Neuropsychobiology 52:83-9. 2005
    ..These results support the hypothesis that the COMT Val(158)Met polymorphism influences executive functions in schizophrenia and the neuromotor performance in the deficit subtype only...
  2. ncbi request reprint Violence and schizophrenia: commentary
    Antonio Vita
    Schizophr Res 94:377-8; author reply 379. 2007
  3. pmc Progressive loss of cortical gray matter in schizophrenia: a meta-analysis and meta-regression of longitudinal MRI studies
    A Vita
    School of Medicine, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Transl Psychiatry 2:e190. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Factors related to different reasons for antipsychotic drug discontinuation in the treatment of schizophrenia: a naturalistic 18-month follow-up study
    Antonio Vita
    Department of Psychiatry, Spedali Civili Hospital, Brescia, Italy University of Brescia, School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 200:96-101. 2012
    ..Some of these factors, such as the frequency of visits to the care unit, underline the need to take into account the role of the care delivery system as potentially influencing the effectiveness of antipsychotics in the "real world"...
  5. doi request reprint Effectiveness of different modalities of cognitive remediation on symptomatological, neuropsychological, and functional outcome domains in schizophrenia: a prospective study in a real-world setting
    Antonio Vita
    University of Brescia, School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy
    Schizophr Res 133:223-31. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Gray matter, white matter, brain, and intracranial volumes in first-episode bipolar disorder: a meta-analysis of magnetic resonance imaging studies
    Antonio Vita
    University of Brescia I, School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy
    Bipolar Disord 11:807-14. 2009
    ..To perform a comprehensive quantitative analysis of the existing magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies of the brain conducted on patients with first-episode bipolar disorder (BD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of antipsychotic treatment on cerebral structure and function in schizophrenia
    Antonio Vita
    Psychiatric Unit, Department of Mental Health, Spedali Civili, University of Brescia, Italy
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:429-36. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive remediation in the early course of schizophrenia: a critical review
    Stefano Barlati
    Department of Psychiatry, Spedali Civili Hospital, Brescia, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:534-41. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Patterns of structural MRI abnormalities in deficit and nondeficit schizophrenia
    Silvana Galderisi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Largo Madonna delle Grazie, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Schizophr Bull 34:393-401. 2008
    ..These findings do not support the hypothesis that DS is the extreme end of a severity continuum within schizophrenia...
  10. doi request reprint Interview-based assessment of cognition in schizophrenia: applicability of the Schizophrenia Cognition Rating Scale (SCoRS) in different phases of illness and settings of care
    Antonio Vita
    University of Brescia, School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy Department of Mental Health, Spedali Civili Hospital, Brescia, Italy
    Schizophr Res 146:217-23. 2013
    ..The Schizophrenia Cognition Rating Scale (SCoRS), an interview-based assessment of cognition, has proved to be a valid measure of cognitive performance in patients with schizophrenia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Brain structural abnormalities at the onset of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder: a meta-analysis of controlled magnetic resonance imaging studies
    Luca De Peri
    University of Brescia I School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:486-94. 2012
    ..The common vs specific trajectories of brain pathomorphology in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Antipsychotics, antidepressants, anticonvulsants, and placebo on the symptom dimensions of borderline personality disorder: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled and open-label trials
    Antonio Vita
    School of Medicine, University of Brescia, Italy
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:613-24. 2011
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Assessment of clinical and metabolic status, and subjective well-being, in schizophrenic patients switched from typical and atypical antipsychotics to ziprasidone
    Alessandro Rossi
    Section of Neurosciences, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of L Aquila, L Aquila, Italy
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 23:216-22. 2008
    ..In addition, mean body weight significantly decreased from baseline (P<0.0001). A favorable profile for ziprasidone was found with regard to improved subjective tolerability, quality of life, and medication adherence behavior...
  14. ncbi request reprint Aripiprazole in the treatment of schizophrenia: a consensus report produced by schizophrenia experts in Italy
    Giovan B Cassano
    Universita di Pisa, Casa di Cura S Rossore Viale delle Cascine, Pisa, Italy
    Clin Drug Investig 27:1-13. 2007
    ..Switching to aripiprazole from maintenance therapy with another antipsychotic also works well, provided the change is made gradually, involving tapering of the original medication...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tools for measuring clinical effectiveness
    Dieter Naber
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 14:S435-44. 2004
    ..If this approach to evaluating treatment outcomes is adopted, clinicians will be better placed to differentiate therapeutic interventions on the basis of clinical effectiveness...
  16. ncbi request reprint COMT Val(158)Met and BDNF C(270)T polymorphisms in schizophrenia: a case-control study
    Silvana Galderisi
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Largo Madonna delle Grazie 1, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Schizophr Res 73:27-30. 2005
    ..These results do not support the hypothesis that the COMT Val(158)Met or BDNF C(270)T gene polymorphisms are associated with liability to schizophrenia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Historical, psychopathological, neurological, and neuropsychological aspects of deficit schizophrenia: a multicenter study
    Silvana Galderisi
    University of Naples Department of Psychiatry, Italy
    Am J Psychiatry 159:983-90. 2002
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  18. ncbi request reprint A genome-wide scan for linkage to chromosomal regions in 382 sibling pairs with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder
    Lynn E DeLisi
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:803-12. 2002
    ..Since schizophrenia is a complex disorder, a study with sufficient power to detect a locus with a small or moderate gene effect is necessary...