S Tamburin

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Motor responses to afferent stimulation in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy
    Paolo Manganotti
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epilepsia 45:77-80. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Enhanced intracortical inhibition in cerebellar patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 217:205-10. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Belly dancer's myoclonus and chronic abdominal pain: pain-related dysinhibition of a spinal cord central pattern generator?
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurology, Pederzoli Hospital, Peschiera del Garda, Verona, Italy
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:317-20. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Cutaneomotor integration in human hand motor areas: somatotopic effect and interaction of afferents
    S Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 141:232-41. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Abnormal cutaneomotor integration in patients with cerebellar syndromes: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:643-51. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Pain and motor function in carpal tunnel syndrome: a clinical, neurophysiological and psychophysical study
    S Tamburin
    Dept of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Neurol 255:1636-43. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Abnormal somatotopic arrangement of sensorimotor interactions in dystonic patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Sections of Neurological Rehabilitation, Clinical Neurology and Human Physiology, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    Brain 125:2719-30. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Sensorimotor integration to cutaneous afferents in humans: the effect of the size of the receptive field
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 167:362-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Transient inhibition of the human motor cortex by capsaicin-induced pain. A study with transcranial magnetic stimulation
    S Farina
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche e della Visione, Sezione di Neurologia Riabilitativa, , Verona, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 314:97-101. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Hyperexcitable cortical responses in progressive myoclonic epilepsy: a TMS study
    P Manganotti
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Italy
    Neurology 57:1793-9. 2001

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Motor responses to afferent stimulation in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy
    Paolo Manganotti
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epilepsia 45:77-80. 2004
    ..To document whether the mechanisms responsible for myoclonic jerks in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) are similar to those causing other forms of myoclonus...
  2. ncbi request reprint Enhanced intracortical inhibition in cerebellar patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 217:205-10. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to examine intracortical excitability in cerebellar patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Belly dancer's myoclonus and chronic abdominal pain: pain-related dysinhibition of a spinal cord central pattern generator?
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurology, Pederzoli Hospital, Peschiera del Garda, Verona, Italy
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:317-20. 2007
    ..We hypothesize that pain-related spinal plasticity might have contributed to the hyperactivity of a spinal CPG, thus leading to the myoclonic jerks in our patient...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cutaneomotor integration in human hand motor areas: somatotopic effect and interaction of afferents
    S Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 141:232-41. 2001
    ..The intensity of the conditioning stimulus plays an important role in topography and sensory convergence. The importance of these mechanisms in physiology and physiopathology is discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Abnormal cutaneomotor integration in patients with cerebellar syndromes: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:643-51. 2003
    ..To examine the sensorimotor interactions in cerebellar patients...
  6. doi request reprint Pain and motor function in carpal tunnel syndrome: a clinical, neurophysiological and psychophysical study
    S Tamburin
    Dept of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Neurol 255:1636-43. 2008
    ..Patients with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) complain of motor symptoms. The study is aimed to understand which features are associated with the presence of motor symptoms in CTS...
  7. ncbi request reprint Abnormal somatotopic arrangement of sensorimotor interactions in dystonic patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Sections of Neurological Rehabilitation, Clinical Neurology and Human Physiology, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    Brain 125:2719-30. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that a mechanism that normally operates in order to focus the effect of somatosensory afferences on the motor system may be impaired in dystonia. This abnormality seems specific to dystonia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sensorimotor integration to cutaneous afferents in humans: the effect of the size of the receptive field
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 167:362-9. 2005
    ..These phenomena appear to be topographically arranged across the representation of upper-limb muscles. These findings may help to understand the functional significance of SAI in normal physiology and pathophysiology...
  9. ncbi request reprint Transient inhibition of the human motor cortex by capsaicin-induced pain. A study with transcranial magnetic stimulation
    S Farina
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche e della Visione, Sezione di Neurologia Riabilitativa, , Verona, Italy
    Neurosci Lett 314:97-101. 2001
    ..This inhibition may be due to the activation of the C fibres which mediate 'slow' nociception and might be important to alert subject to possible phasic nociceptive events that may occur close to the painful area...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hyperexcitable cortical responses in progressive myoclonic epilepsy: a TMS study
    P Manganotti
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Italy
    Neurology 57:1793-9. 2001
    ..The authors used TMS to elucidate the pathophysiology of reflex myoclonus with giant somatosensory evoked potentials (SEP)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Modulation of motor cortex excitability after upper limb immobilization
    Giampietro Zanette
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche e della Visione, Sezione di Neurologia, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:1264-75. 2004
    ..To examine the mechanisms of disuse-induced plasticity following long-term limb immobilization...
  12. ncbi request reprint Stimulus-response properties of motor system in patients with cerebellar ataxia
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:348-55. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the stimulus-response properties of the excitatory and inhibitory components of corticospinal projections at rest and during voluntary contraction in cerebellar patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Different mechanisms contribute to motor cortex hyperexcitability in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:1688-97. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to establish how different mechanisms interact to promote motor system hyperexcitability in ALS in relation to clinical features...
  14. ncbi request reprint Task-dependent modulation of excitatory and inhibitory functions within the human primary motor cortex
    Michele Tinazzi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche e della Visione, Sezione di Neurologia Riabilitativa, Universita di Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, P le A L Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 150:222-9. 2003
    ..Increased cortical excitatory and inhibitory functions during precision tasks (pincer gripping) probably explain why MEPs have larger amplitudes and CSPs have longer durations during pincer gripping than during power gripping...
  15. ncbi request reprint Abnormalities of sensory processing and sensorimotor interactions in secondary dystonia: a neurophysiological study in two patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Mov Disord 20:354-60. 2005
    ..Our data are consistent with the hypothesis that abnormalities in sensorimotor processing may contribute to the pathogenesis of dystonic conditions...
  16. ncbi request reprint Extra-median spread of sensory symptoms in carpal tunnel syndrome suggests the presence of pain-related mechanisms
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Italy
    Pain 122:264-70. 2006
    ..Extra-median spread of sensory symptoms was associated with higher levels of pain and paresthesia. We suggest that central nervous system mechanisms of plasticity may underlie the spread of symptoms in CTS...
  17. doi request reprint Central sensitization in carpal tunnel syndrome with extraterritorial spread of sensory symptoms
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological and Visual Sciences, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pain 148:227-36. 2010
    ..Our data may explain the persistence of sensory symptoms after median nerve surgical release and the presence of non-anatomical sensory patterns in neuropathic pain...
  18. ncbi request reprint Proximal pain in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome: a clinical-neurophysiological study
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Italy
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 12:91-7. 2007
    ..PP may be found in a consistent number of CTS patients. PP may represent a clinical marker of mild median nerve damage. The presence of proximal complaints might be related to peripheral or central nervous system mechanisms...
  19. ncbi request reprint Changes in motor cortex inhibition over time in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Giampietro Zanette
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche e della Visione, Sezione di Neurologia, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Neurol 249:1723-8. 2002
    ..Clarification of the importance of these factors in the pathogenesis of the disease may have diagnostic and therapeutic implications...
  20. ncbi request reprint Abnormal sensorimotor integration is related to disease severity in Parkinson's disease: a TMS study
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Mov Disord 18:1316-24. 2003
    ..Cutaneomotor hyperexcitability correlates with clinical scores, suggesting that abnormal processing of cutaneous inputs might contribute to the pathogenesis of parkinsonian symptoms...
  21. doi request reprint Muscular pain in Parkinson's disease and nociceptive processing assessed with CO2 laser-evoked potentials
    Michele Tinazzi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Mov Disord 25:213-20. 2010
    ..These results suggest abnormal nociceptive input processing in PD, which appears to be independent of clinical expression of parkinsonian motor signs. These alterations are more evident in the presence of muscular pain...
  22. doi request reprint Ulnar nerve impairment at the wrist does not contribute to extramedian sensory symptoms in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological and Visual Sciences, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:1687-92. 2009
    ..Extramedian spread of sensory symptoms is frequent in carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) but its mechanisms are unclear. We explored the possible role of subtle ulnar nerve abnormalities in the pathogenesis of extramedian symptoms...
  23. doi request reprint The effect of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on motor performance, fatigue and quality of life in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 270:18-22. 2008
    ..The treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is still disappointing. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) has been suggested to modify the rate of disease progression in ALS...
  24. doi request reprint Intravenous immunoglobulin for the treatment of diabetic lumbosacral radiculoplexus neuropathy
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, GB Rossi Hospital, Verona, Italy
    Pain Med 10:1476-80. 2009
    ..Background. DLRPN is a rare painful condition that may occur in diabetes mellitus (DM). At the moment, there are limited therapeutic options for DLRPN...
  25. ncbi request reprint A case of oligosymptomatic botulism. The role of single-fiber EMG in early diagnosis
    Stefano Tamburin
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 9:130-1. 2004