A Aversa

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive vascular imaging for erectile dysfunction
    A Aversa
    AFaR CRCCS, Fatebenefratelli Hospital, Isola Tiberina, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 26:122-4. 2003
  2. doi request reprint A pilot study to evaluate the effects of vardenafil on sexual distress in men with obesity
    A Aversa
    Department Experimental Medicine, Medical Physiopathology, Food Science and Endocrinology Section, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 24:122-5. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between chronic tadalafil administration and improvement of endothelial function in men with erectile dysfunction: a pilot study
    A Aversa
    Medical Pathophysiology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 19:200-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Androgens and penile erection: evidence for a direct relationship between free testosterone and cavernous vasodilation in men with erectile dysfunction
    A Aversa
    Cattedra di Andrologia, Dipartimento di Fisiopatologia Medica, Universita La Sapienza, Cattedra di Endocrinologia, Universita Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 53:517-22. 2000
  5. doi request reprint Chronic administration of Sildenafil improves markers of endothelial function in men with Type 2 diabetes
    A Aversa
    Department of Medical Pathophysiology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Diabet Med 25:37-44. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Tadalafil modulates aromatase activity and androgen receptor expression in a human osteoblastic cell in vitro model
    A Aversa
    Section of Medical Pathophysiology, Endocrinology and Nutrition, Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 39:199-205. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of two different testosterone undecanoate formulations in hypogonadal men with metabolic syndrome
    A Aversa
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale Policlinico 155, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 33:776-83. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Is there a role for phosphodiesterase type-5 inhibitors in the treatment of premature ejaculation?
    A Aversa
    Department of Medical Pathophysiology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 23:17-23. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Re-dosing of prostaglandin-E1 versus prostaglandin-E1 plus phentolamine in male erectile dysfunction: a dynamic color power Doppler study
    A Aversa
    Cattedra di Andrologia, Dipartimento Fisiopatologia Medica, Universita La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 12:33-40. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing erectile dysfunction: the penile dynamic colour duplex ultrasound revisited
    A Aversa
    Chair of Internal Medicine, Department of Medical Pathophysiology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Androl 28:61-3. 2005

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive vascular imaging for erectile dysfunction
    A Aversa
    AFaR CRCCS, Fatebenefratelli Hospital, Isola Tiberina, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 26:122-4. 2003
    ..Other vascular testing--i.e. natural penile tumescence, cavernosometry/graphy, angiography are reserved to selected patients in whom CDDU alone has provided inconsistent information...
  2. doi request reprint A pilot study to evaluate the effects of vardenafil on sexual distress in men with obesity
    A Aversa
    Department Experimental Medicine, Medical Physiopathology, Food Science and Endocrinology Section, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 24:122-5. 2012
    ..Our preliminary results suggest that treatment with VAR may improve ejaculatory control, thus ameliorating self-esteem and sexual performance in men with obesity...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between chronic tadalafil administration and improvement of endothelial function in men with erectile dysfunction: a pilot study
    A Aversa
    Medical Pathophysiology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 19:200-7. 2007
    ..Chronic treatment also produces a dramatic increase in morning erections, which determines better oxygenation to the penis, thus providing a rationale for vascular rehabilitation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Androgens and penile erection: evidence for a direct relationship between free testosterone and cavernous vasodilation in men with erectile dysfunction
    A Aversa
    Cattedra di Andrologia, Dipartimento di Fisiopatologia Medica, Universita La Sapienza, Cattedra di Endocrinologia, Universita Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 53:517-22. 2000
    ..The objective of the present study was to investigate the role of androgens in regulating trabecular smooth muscle relaxation in the corpus cavernosum in response to vasoactive challenge in men with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  5. doi request reprint Chronic administration of Sildenafil improves markers of endothelial function in men with Type 2 diabetes
    A Aversa
    Department of Medical Pathophysiology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Diabet Med 25:37-44. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of chronic therapy with sildenafil on endothelial function in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2)...
  6. doi request reprint Tadalafil modulates aromatase activity and androgen receptor expression in a human osteoblastic cell in vitro model
    A Aversa
    Section of Medical Pathophysiology, Endocrinology and Nutrition, Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 39:199-205. 2016
    ..We aimed to characterize, in a cellular model system in vitro, the potential modulation of aromatase and sex steroid hormone receptors upon exposure to tadalafil (TAD)...
  7. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of two different testosterone undecanoate formulations in hypogonadal men with metabolic syndrome
    A Aversa
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale Policlinico 155, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 33:776-83. 2010
    ..To investigate efficacy and safety of two different preparations of testosterone undecanoate (TU) in 52 hypogonadal men [mean age 57 yr and mean testosterone (T) < 320 ng/dl] with metabolic syndrome (MS)...
  8. doi request reprint Is there a role for phosphodiesterase type-5 inhibitors in the treatment of premature ejaculation?
    A Aversa
    Department of Medical Pathophysiology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 23:17-23. 2011
    ..The aim of this review is to discuss basic rationale and to show clinical evidence sustaining the possibility to use off-label PDE5-i's to treat PE...
  9. ncbi request reprint Re-dosing of prostaglandin-E1 versus prostaglandin-E1 plus phentolamine in male erectile dysfunction: a dynamic color power Doppler study
    A Aversa
    Cattedra di Andrologia, Dipartimento Fisiopatologia Medica, Universita La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 12:33-40. 2000
    ..We conclude that re-dosing of PGE1/PHE mixture is a safe and effective procedure to maximize erectile response during dynamic CPD sonography and has a better diagnostic sensitivity than re-dosing of PGE1 alone...
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing erectile dysfunction: the penile dynamic colour duplex ultrasound revisited
    A Aversa
    Chair of Internal Medicine, Department of Medical Pathophysiology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Androl 28:61-3. 2005
    ..e. selective arteriography and dynamic infusion cavernosometry along with cavernosography...
  11. ncbi request reprint The therapeutic dilemma: how to use short-acting PDE5 inhibitor drugs
    A Fabbri
    Chair of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, University Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Int J Androl 28:69-73. 2005
    ..Aim of this article will be to review the different efficacy and safety profiles of oral short-acting compounds and to give indication for treatment of special populations of men with ED...
  12. doi request reprint Early endothelial dysfunction as a marker of vasculogenic erectile dysfunction in young habitual cannabis users
    A Aversa
    Chair of Internal Medicine, Department of Medical Pathophysiology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int J Impot Res 20:566-73. 2008
    ..Further studies are warranted to establish a direct relationship between cannabis abuse, onset of insulin resistance and development of vascular ED...
  13. ncbi request reprint Plasma adrenomedullin and endothelin-1 levels are reduced and Raynaud's phenomenon improved by daily tadalafil administration in male patients with systemic sclerosis
    E Rosato
    Department of Clinical Immunology and Allergy, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 23:23-9. 2009
    ..The results of our study lead us to postulate the beneficial effect of adding long term inhibition of Phosphodiesterase type 5 to Systemic Sclerosis' therapy...
  14. doi request reprint Lean mass in obese adult subjects correlates with higher levels of vitamin D, insulin sensitivity and lower inflammation
    R Fornari
    Department Experimental Medicine, Section Medical Pathophysiology, Endocrinology and Nutrition, University Sapienza of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 38:367-72. 2015
    ..Thus, the aim of our study was to evaluate the potential correlation of muscle mass, metabolic condition and inflammation status in obese individuals...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of testosterone undecanoate replacement and withdrawal on cardio-metabolic, hormonal and body composition outcomes in severely obese hypogonadal men: a pilot study
    D Francomano
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Medical Pathophysiology, Food Science and Endocrinology, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 37:401-11. 2014
    ..Modifications of cardiovascular and metabolic parameters during testosterone (T) replacement and withdrawal have never been investigated in severely obese hypogonadal men...
  16. ncbi request reprint Platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) and PDGF receptors in rat corpus cavernosum: changes in expression after transient in vivo hypoxia
    A Aversa
    AFaR CRCCS, Ospedale Fatebenefratelli Isola Tiberina, 00186 Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol 170:395-402. 2001
    ..We suggest that a local impairment of the PDGF/PDGFR system may contribute to CC fibrosis, which is an established cause of erectile dysfunction in man...
  17. ncbi request reprint Erectile dysfunction: expectations beyond phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibition
    A Aversa
    Department of Medical Phisiopathology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:192-206. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint New oral agents for erectile dysfunction: what is changing in our practice?
    A Aversa
    AFaR CRCCS, Fatebenefratelli Isola Tiberina Hospital, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
    Asian J Androl 3:175-9. 2001
    ..When indicated, oral therapy with new molecules (phosphodiesterase inhibitors or apomorphine) is the first-line treatment for the majority of patients because of potential benefits and lack of invasiveness...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of daily tadalafil on lower urinary tract symptoms in young men with multiple sclerosis and erectile dysfunction: a pilot study
    D Francomano
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Endocrinology and Food and Science Section, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest . 2016
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate modifications of urinary and sexual functions after administration of daily tadalafil (TAD) 5 mg...
  20. pmc Acute endothelial response to testosterone gel administration in men with severe hypogonadism and its relationship to androgen receptor polymorphism: a pilot study
    D Francomano
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Endocrinology and Food and Science Section, Sapienza University of Rome, 00161, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 39:265-71. 2016
    ..Testosterone (T) exerts different effects on the cardiovascular system. Despite this knowledge, the acute vascular effect of androgen remains still poorly understood...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pathology of erection
    A Fabbri
    Endocrinology Section, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 26:87-90. 2003
    ..Finally, trauma or surgery affecting either the nervous system or interfering with the blood supply to the penis are associated with increased incidence of ED...
  22. ncbi request reprint Are subjects with erectile dysfunction aware of their condition? Results from a retrospective study based on an Italian free-call information service
    A Aversa
    Department of Medical Pathophysiology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:548-56. 2004
    ..Effective prevention of ED commences with better awareness of the pathological causes by the population and modification of risk factors by the doctors...
  23. ncbi request reprint The evolving role of testosterone in the treatment of erectile dysfunction
    R Shabsigh
    Department of Urology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Int J Clin Pract 60:1087-92. 2006
    ..Screening for hypogonadism may be useful in men with ED who fail prior PDE5 inhibitors, especially in populations at risk for hypogonadism such as type 2 diabetes and the metabolic syndrome...
  24. ncbi request reprint Penile cutaneous temperature in systemic sclerosis: a thermal imaging study
    A Merla
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Bioimaging, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 20:139-44. 2007
    ..Non-contact thermal imaging not only identifies thermal alterations but also clearly distinguishes between SSc patients and healthy controls and therefore could represent a valuable instrument in identifying early ED in SSc patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Erectile dysfunction: symptom or disease?
    C Foresta
    Center for Male Gamete Cryopreservation, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    J Endocrinol Invest 27:80-95. 2004
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