Achille Tarsitano

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life as a survival predictor for patients with oral cancer: is quality of life associated with long-term overall survival?
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 114:756-63. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The CAD-CAM technique for mandibular reconstruction: an 18 patients oncological case-series
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxiollofacial Surgery Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40100 Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 42:1460-4. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Impact of perineural invasion as independent prognostic factor for local and regional failure in oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Achille Tarsitano
    Researcher, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotorial Science, University of Bologna, Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 119:221-8. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Metastasizing "benign" pleomorphic salivary adenoma: a dramatic case-report and literature review
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 42:1562-5. 2014
  5. pmc Vascular pedicle ossification of free fibular flap: is it a rare phenomenon? Is it possible to avoid this risk?
    A Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 33:307-10. 2013
  6. pmc Functional results of microvascular reconstruction after hemiglossectomy: free anterolateral thigh flap versus free forearm flap
    A Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 33:374-9. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Late skip lymph node metastasis of oral squamous cell carcinoma or metastasis of unknown second primary tumor? Answer by mitochondrial DNA analysis
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 117:e11-4. 2014
  8. pmc Unusual presentation of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome due to a giant mandible osteoma: case report and literature review
    A Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 33:63-6. 2013
  9. pmc Head and neck cancer in elderly patients: is microsurgical free-tissue transfer a safe procedure?
    A Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, via G Massarenti 9 Bologna, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 32:371-5. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The diagnostic and surgical management of a multifocal calcifiyng epithelial odontogenic tumor in the mandible and maxilla associated with a squamous odontogenic tumor: first reported case in the literature
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 113:e6-11. 2012

Collaborators

  • Lucio Montebugnoli
  • Maria Pia Foschini
  • Sofia Asioli
  • R Cipriani
  • Claudio Marchetti
  • Leonardo Ciocca
  • Luca Morandi
  • Giacomo Del Corso
  • Roberto Scotti
  • Davide Gissi
  • Gerardo Pellegrino
  • Alberto Bianchi
  • Tiziana Balbi
  • Angelo Pizzigallo
  • Davide Bartolomeo Gissi
  • Maria Rosaria Antonella Gatto
  • Francesco Basile
  • Paolo Baldissara
  • Enrico Costabile
  • Simona Mazzoni
  • Valentina Monti
  • Elisa Leonardi
  • Enrico Betti
  • Lorenzo Lancellotti
  • Antonio Maria Morselli-Labate

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life as a survival predictor for patients with oral cancer: is quality of life associated with long-term overall survival?
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 114:756-63. 2012
    ..The aim of the present prospective study was to obtain further insight into health-related quality of life (HR-QoL) as a predictor of survival in a selected cohort of patients with oral cancer...
  2. doi request reprint The CAD-CAM technique for mandibular reconstruction: an 18 patients oncological case-series
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxiollofacial Surgery Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40100 Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 42:1460-4. 2014
    ..Modern techniques for mandibular reconstruction, such as CAD-CAM, offer new solutions for planning of reconstructive surgery in relation to the aesthetic outcome and the prosthetic rehabilitation...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of perineural invasion as independent prognostic factor for local and regional failure in oral squamous cell carcinoma
    Achille Tarsitano
    Researcher, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotorial Science, University of Bologna, Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 119:221-8. 2015
    ..Perineural invasion (PNI) is frequent in oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) and could play an important role in treatment decisions...
  4. doi request reprint Metastasizing "benign" pleomorphic salivary adenoma: a dramatic case-report and literature review
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 42:1562-5. 2014
    ..We present the first case-report in literature of multiple metachronous nasal cavity, scalp and encephalic metastases of a pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland in a young girl. ..
  5. pmc Vascular pedicle ossification of free fibular flap: is it a rare phenomenon? Is it possible to avoid this risk?
    A Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 33:307-10. 2013
    ..In the second group, no pedicle ossification was observed (p < 0.05). The dissection of periosteum from the vascular pedicle of free fibula flaps avoids the risk of ossification. ..
  6. pmc Functional results of microvascular reconstruction after hemiglossectomy: free anterolateral thigh flap versus free forearm flap
    A Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 33:374-9. 2013
    ..No significant differences were seen for speech intelligibility or quality of life between free radial forearm flap and anterolateral thigh flap. ..
  7. doi request reprint Late skip lymph node metastasis of oral squamous cell carcinoma or metastasis of unknown second primary tumor? Answer by mitochondrial DNA analysis
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 117:e11-4. 2014
    ..The purpose of the present study was to apply mitochondrial DNA D-loop analysis to assess the clonal relationship between oral tumor and node metastasis. ..
  8. pmc Unusual presentation of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome due to a giant mandible osteoma: case report and literature review
    A Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 33:63-6. 2013
    ..We reported our experience in diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of this uncommon disease. Polysomnography, CT scan and 3-D PAS volume analysis are useful tools to study in detail the aetiology of apnoea and assess outcomes...
  9. pmc Head and neck cancer in elderly patients: is microsurgical free-tissue transfer a safe procedure?
    A Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, via G Massarenti 9 Bologna, Italy
    Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital 32:371-5. 2012
    ..The results of the present analysis indicate that free-flap microvascular reconstruction can be considered a safe procedure in elderly patients with head and neck cancer...
  10. doi request reprint The diagnostic and surgical management of a multifocal calcifiyng epithelial odontogenic tumor in the mandible and maxilla associated with a squamous odontogenic tumor: first reported case in the literature
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 113:e6-11. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Genetic relationship between multiple squamous cell carcinomas arising in the oral cavity
    Lucio Montebugnoli
    Section of Oral Science, Department of Biomedical and Neuro Muscular Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Head Neck 36:94-100. 2014
    ..The purpose of the present study was to apply mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) D-loop analysis to differentiate SPTs from local recurrences and to validate the clinical classification...
  12. doi request reprint DNA methylation analysis by bisulfite next-generation sequencing for early detection of oral squamous cell carcinoma and high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesion from oral brushing
    Luca Morandi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuro Muscular Sciences, Section of Anatomic Pathology M Malpighi at Bellaria Hospital Head Prof Maria Pia Foschini, MD, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 43:1494-500. 2015
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess, by bisulfite next-generation sequencing (NGS), the methylation status of a list of candidate genes obtained from oral brushings to early detect OPML and OSCC...
  13. doi request reprint Clonality analysis in primary oral squamous cell carcinoma and related lymph-node metastasis revealed by TP53 and mitochondrial DNA next generation sequencing analysis
    Luca Morandi
    Department of Biomedical and Neuro Motor Sciences, Section of Anatomic Pathology M Malpighi at Bellaria Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 43:208-13. 2015
    ..The combination of mt-DNA and TP53 data analysis helped us to evaluate more precisely and consistently the genetic relationship among different tumor clones. ..
  14. doi request reprint Accuracy of fibular sectioning and insertion into a rapid-prototyped bone plate, for mandibular reconstruction using CAD-CAM technology
    Leonardo Ciocca
    Section of Prosthodontics, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences Prof Dr L Ciocca, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via S Vitale 59, 40125 Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 43:28-33. 2015
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  15. doi request reprint Podoplanin and E-cadherin expression in preoperative incisional biopsies of oral squamous cell carcinoma is related to lymph node metastases
    Maria P Foschini
    University of Bologna at Bellaria Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Surg Pathol 21:133-41. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Mandibular reconstructions using computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing: A systematic review of a defect-based reconstructive algorithm
    Achille Tarsitano
    Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences Head Prof C Marchetti, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Via S Vitale 59, 40125 Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 43:1785-91. 2015
    ..We also evaluated methods of mandibular reconstruction featuring virtual planning, the use of surgical guides, and laser printing of custom titanium bony plates to support composite free flaps, and evaluated their utility. ..
  17. doi request reprint Laser evaporation versus laser excision of oral leukoplakia: A retrospective study with long-term follow-up
    Giacomo Del Corso
    Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Section of Oral Science, University of Bologna, Italy Electronic address
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 43:763-8. 2015
    ..The study makes a comparison between two surgical approaches for the treatment of oral leukoplakia (OL) in terms of recurrence in a well-defined cohort of patients with a long-term follow-up period...
  18. doi request reprint Tumor Infiltration Depth as Predictor of Nodal Metastasis in Early Tongue Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    Achille Tarsitano
    Researcher, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, University of Bologna Section of Maxillofacial Surgery, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 74:523-7. 2016
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  19. doi request reprint Aggressive Central Giant Cell Granuloma of the Mandible Treated With Conservative Surgical Enucleation and Interferon-α-2a: Complete Remission With Long-Term Follow-Up
    Achille Tarsitano
    Researcher, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Section of Maxillofacial Surgery, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 73:2149-54. 2015
    ..No sign of recurrence was seen after 8 years of follow-up. A review of the literature proved that interferon treatment is an effective strategy to avoid extensive surgery in patients with aggressive CGCG. ..
  20. doi request reprint Updates on the Construction of an Eyeglass-Supported Nasal Prosthesis Using Computer-Aided Design and Rapid Prototyping Technology
    Leonardo Ciocca
    Professor of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics, Section of Prosthodontics, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Science, Alma Mater Studiorum University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Prosthodont 25:61-5. 2016
    ..The method described here is a simplified and viable alternative to standard construction techniques for nasal prostheses and offers improved esthetic and functional results when no bone is available for implant-supported prostheses. ..
  21. doi request reprint Computer-Aided Rehabilitation of Maxillary Oncological Defects Using Zygomatic Implants: A Defect-Based Classification
    Gerardo Pellegrino
    PhD Student, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Division, Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 73:2446.e1-2446.e11. 2015
    ..A complete maxillectomy for neoplastic lesions leads to serious oral dysfunction. Zygomatic implants for fixed bridge support are considered beneficial for maxillary defects after tumor resection...
  22. doi request reprint Volumetric three-dimensional computed tomographic evaluation of the upper airway in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome treated by maxillomandibular advancement
    Alberto Bianchi
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Unit, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 52:831-7. 2014
    ..This gives a new perspective to treatment based on the prediction of changes in volume, so the amount of sagittal advancement can be tailored in each case, which replaces the current standard of 1cm. ..
  23. doi request reprint Intraoperative biopsy of the major cranial nerves in the surgical strategy for adenoid cystic carcinoma close to the skull base
    Achille Tarsitano
    Unit of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 113:214-21. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the relationship between neural spread and relapse in the skull base...