Sara Renna

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trials in perianal Crohn's disease
    Sara Renna
    Villa Sofia Cervello Hospital, Palermo, Italy
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 7:297-302. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparing medical treatments for Crohn's disease
    Sara Renna
    DI BI MIS, Division of Internal Medicine Villa Sofia V Cervello Hospital, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    J Comp Eff Res 2:135-49. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Adalimumab in steroid-dependent Crohn's disease patients: prognostic factors for clinical benefit
    Ambrogio Orlando
    DI BI MIS, Division of Internal Medicine Villa Sofia V Cervello Hospital, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 18:826-31. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Is splenectomy a treatment option for aseptic abscesses in patients with Crohn's disease?
    Sara Renna
    Department of Medicine, Pneumology and Nutrition Clinic, Internal Medicine I, V Cervello Hospital, Palermo University, Via Trabucco 180, Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:1314-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Cyclosporine or infliximab as rescue therapy in severe refractory ulcerative colitis: early and long-term data from a retrospective observational study
    Filippo Mocciaro
    DI BI MIS, Division of Internal Medicine Villa Sofia Cervello Hospital, University of Palermo, Via Trabucco 180, 90146, Palermo, Italy
    J Crohns Colitis 6:681-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Placebo therapy in Crohn's disease
    Sara Renna
    Department of Medicine, Pneumology and Nutrition Clinic, V Cervello Hospital, Palermo University, Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 20:572-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Medical management of Crohn's disease
    Mario Cottone
    University of Palermo, Villa Sofia V Cervello Hospital, Division of Internal Medicine, DI BI MIS, Via Trabucco 180, 90146, Palermo, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 12:2505-25. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of the placebo rates of clinical relapse and severe endoscopic recurrence in postoperative Crohn's disease
    Sara Renna
    Dipartimento di Medicina, Pneumologia e Fisiologia della Nutrizione Umana, Universita di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Gastroenterology 135:1500-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Is 5-ASA still the treatment of choice for ulcerative colitis?
    Mario Cottone
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, AO Ospedali Riuniti Villa Sofia Cervello, Palermo, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 12:1396-405. 2011
  10. pmc Gastrointestinal lesions associated with spondyloarthropathies
    Ambrogio Orlando
    Department of General Medicine, Pneumology and Nutrition Clinic, V Cervello Hospital, Palermo University, Palermo, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:2443-8. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trials in perianal Crohn's disease
    Sara Renna
    Villa Sofia Cervello Hospital, Palermo, Italy
    Rev Recent Clin Trials 7:297-302. 2012
    ..Their use is recommended as a second line medical treatment. The use of tacrolimus and thalidomide is limited by its side effects. A few evidences support the use of methotrexate and cyclosporine but they are insufficient...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparing medical treatments for Crohn's disease
    Sara Renna
    DI BI MIS, Division of Internal Medicine Villa Sofia V Cervello Hospital, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    J Comp Eff Res 2:135-49. 2013
    ..However, on many occasions there is no homogeneity in these clinical settings, and therefore the results are difficult to interpret. ..
  3. doi request reprint Adalimumab in steroid-dependent Crohn's disease patients: prognostic factors for clinical benefit
    Ambrogio Orlando
    DI BI MIS, Division of Internal Medicine Villa Sofia V Cervello Hospital, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 18:826-31. 2012
    ..Corticosteroids are effective in the treatment of Crohn's disease but some patients relapse during tapering or after discontinuation. We report data on efficacy and prognostic factors of response of adalimumab in steroid-dependent patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Is splenectomy a treatment option for aseptic abscesses in patients with Crohn's disease?
    Sara Renna
    Department of Medicine, Pneumology and Nutrition Clinic, Internal Medicine I, V Cervello Hospital, Palermo University, Via Trabucco 180, Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 21:1314-6. 2009
    ..We report a case of a young woman with splenic aseptic abscesses as complication of Crohn's disease. After steroid sparing and antibiotic failure the patient underwent successful splenectomy...
  5. doi request reprint Cyclosporine or infliximab as rescue therapy in severe refractory ulcerative colitis: early and long-term data from a retrospective observational study
    Filippo Mocciaro
    DI BI MIS, Division of Internal Medicine Villa Sofia Cervello Hospital, University of Palermo, Via Trabucco 180, 90146, Palermo, Italy
    J Crohns Colitis 6:681-6. 2012
    ..Iv cyclosporine and infliximab are an effective rescue therapy in steroid-refractory UC patients but up to now it is still unclear which is the best therapeutic choice...
  6. doi request reprint Placebo therapy in Crohn's disease
    Sara Renna
    Department of Medicine, Pneumology and Nutrition Clinic, V Cervello Hospital, Palermo University, Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 20:572-8. 2009
    ..Better selection of patients and more precise definition of outcome measures are warranted to reduce the heterogeneity among placebo response in clinical trials...
  7. doi request reprint Medical management of Crohn's disease
    Mario Cottone
    University of Palermo, Villa Sofia V Cervello Hospital, Division of Internal Medicine, DI BI MIS, Via Trabucco 180, 90146, Palermo, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 12:2505-25. 2011
    ..This review aims to evaluate the recent evidence on the medical approach to Crohn's disease in the different settings of the disease...
  8. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of the placebo rates of clinical relapse and severe endoscopic recurrence in postoperative Crohn's disease
    Sara Renna
    Dipartimento di Medicina, Pneumologia e Fisiologia della Nutrizione Umana, Universita di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Gastroenterology 135:1500-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this meta-analysis was to focus on knowledge of the placebo rates of relapse and recurrence in postoperative CD and to identify factors influencing these rates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is 5-ASA still the treatment of choice for ulcerative colitis?
    Mario Cottone
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, AO Ospedali Riuniti Villa Sofia Cervello, Palermo, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 12:1396-405. 2011
    ..The possible chemopreventive role of long term treatment with 5-ASA strengthens the indication to the long term use of 5-ASA...
  10. pmc Gastrointestinal lesions associated with spondyloarthropathies
    Ambrogio Orlando
    Department of General Medicine, Pneumology and Nutrition Clinic, V Cervello Hospital, Palermo University, Palermo, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 15:2443-8. 2009
    ..This topic reviews the major gastrointestinal manifestations that can occur in patients with SpA and in nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs users...