Niccolo Faccioli

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Affiliation: Istituto di Radiologia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Role of fistulography in evaluating pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    N Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Br J Radiol 85:219-24. 2012
  2. doi MR imaging findings of elastofibroma dorsi in correlation with pathological features: our experience
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:1283-91. 2009
  3. ncbi Pathological animal models in the experimental evaluation of tumour microvasculature with magnetic resonance imaging
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, I 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:319-28. 2007
  4. doi Proper use of common image file formats in handling radiological images
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:484-95. 2009
  5. doi Radiation dose saving through the use of cone-beam CT in hearing-impaired patients
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, P le L A Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:1308-18. 2009
  6. ncbi Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography in the characterization of benign focal liver lesions: activity-based cost analysis
    N Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, Policlinico G B Rossi, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro I, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:810-20. 2007
  7. doi Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography of the pancreas
    Niccolo Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, Policlinico G B Rossi, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pancreatology 9:560-6. 2009
  8. doi Evaluation of colonic involvement in endometriosis: double-contrast barium enema vs. magnetic resonance imaging
    N Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Abdom Imaging 35:414-21. 2010
  9. doi Barium enema evaluation of colonic involvement in endometriosis
    Niccolo Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, University of Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1050-4. 2008
  10. doi A simplified approach to virtual colonoscopy using different intestinal preparations: preliminary experience with regard to quality, accuracy and patient acceptability
    N Faccioli
    Institute of Radiology, Policlinico G B Rossi, University of Verona, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 116:749-58. 2011

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  1. pmc Role of fistulography in evaluating pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    N Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Br J Radiol 85:219-24. 2012
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of fistulography as a diagnostic and management tool for clinically suspected pancreatic fistulas (PF) after pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD)...
  2. doi MR imaging findings of elastofibroma dorsi in correlation with pathological features: our experience
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:1283-91. 2009
    ..This paper describes the role of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging for characterising elastofibroma dorsi in correlation with pathological findings...
  3. ncbi Pathological animal models in the experimental evaluation of tumour microvasculature with magnetic resonance imaging
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, I 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:319-28. 2007
    ....
  4. doi Proper use of common image file formats in handling radiological images
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:484-95. 2009
    ....
  5. doi Radiation dose saving through the use of cone-beam CT in hearing-impaired patients
    N Faccioli
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, P le L A Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:1308-18. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess, in terms of radiation dose and image quality, the possibility of using CBCT as an alternative to MSCT in patients with bionic ear implants...
  6. ncbi Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography in the characterization of benign focal liver lesions: activity-based cost analysis
    N Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, Policlinico G B Rossi, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro I, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:810-20. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to perform a cost analysis of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) in the study of benign focal liver lesions (BFLL) with indeterminate appearance on ultrasonography (US)...
  7. doi Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography of the pancreas
    Niccolo Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, Policlinico G B Rossi, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pancreatology 9:560-6. 2009
    ..This article reviews the clinical and surgical applications of CEUS in different pancreatic diseases and in their management...
  8. doi Evaluation of colonic involvement in endometriosis: double-contrast barium enema vs. magnetic resonance imaging
    N Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Abdom Imaging 35:414-21. 2010
    ....
  9. doi Barium enema evaluation of colonic involvement in endometriosis
    Niccolo Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, University of Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1050-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to define the role of double-contrast barium enema (DCBE) compared with laparoscopy in the diagnosis and local staging of intestinal endometriosis...
  10. doi A simplified approach to virtual colonoscopy using different intestinal preparations: preliminary experience with regard to quality, accuracy and patient acceptability
    N Faccioli
    Institute of Radiology, Policlinico G B Rossi, University of Verona, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 116:749-58. 2011
    ....
  11. pmc How to create radiology papers and presentations in Windows with Open-Source software
    Niccolo Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134, Verona, Italy
    J Digit Imaging 22:589-97. 2009
    ..Open-Source software proved to be an inexpensive, effective, widely compatible, and user-friendly alternative to commercial toolkits in developing and deploying a scientific paper, either on paper or on slide show...
  12. ncbi Comparison of contrast-enhanced sonography and MRI in displaying anatomic features of cystic pancreatic masses
    Mirko D'Onofrio
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital G B Rossi, Piazzale L A Scuro 10, University of Verona, Verona 37134, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 189:1435-42. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the accuracy rates of unenhanced sonography, contrast-enhanced sonography, and MRI in displaying the anatomic features of cystic pancreatic masses larger than 1.5 mm in diameter...
  13. doi Resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma: depiction of tumoral margins at contrast-enhanced ultrasonography
    Niccolo Faccioli
    Radiology Department, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pancreas 37:265-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate if contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) improves the depiction of tumoral margins of pancreatic adenocarcinoma in relation to tumor enhancement, using pathology as criterion standard...
  14. pmc Standardize and compare contrast-enhanced ultrasonographic digital images obtained with different technologies: how to overcome the subjectivity
    Mirko D'Onofrio
    Department of Radiology, Policlinico G B Rossi, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro 10, 37134, Verona, Italy
    J Digit Imaging 20:256-62. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to compare digital images obtained with cadence contrast pulse sequencing (CPS) and coherent contrast imaging (CCI) technologies for contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS)...
  15. ncbi Contrast-enhanced ultrasonography of the pancreas
    Mirko D'Onofrio
    Institute of Radiology, GB Rossi Hospital, University of Verona Verona, Italy
    JOP 8:71-6. 2007
  16. doi Incidental adrenal lesions: Accuracy of quadriphasic contrast enhanced computed tomography in distinguishing adenomas from nonadenomas
    Giovanni Foti
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 81:1742-50. 2012
    ..To evaluate the accuracy in distinguishing adrenal adenomas from nonadenomas by means of quadriphasic CT exam, including unenhanced (UE), arterial enhanced (AE), portal enhanced (PE) and 5-min delayed enhanced (DE) CT scans...
  17. doi Evaluation of relative wash-in ratio of adrenal lesions at early biphasic CT
    Giovanni Foti
    Department of Radiology G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, 37134 Verona, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1484-91. 2010
    ....
  18. doi Contrast-enhanced sonography of nonfunctioning pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors
    Roberto Malago
    Department of Radiology, Policlinico GB Rossi, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:424-30. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to compare B-mode and contrast-enhanced sonographic findings regarding nonfunctioning pancreatic endocrine tumors. Signs of malignancy, such as Ki67 index and presence of hepatic metastasis, were considered...
  19. pmc Freehand liver volumetry by using an electromagnetic pen tablet: accuracy, precision, and rapidity
    Simone Perandini
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro 10, 37134, Verona, Italy
    J Digit Imaging 24:360-5. 2011
    ..Further studies focused on intra- and interobserver variability of the technique need to be performed before its introduction in clinical application...
  20. ncbi Mass-forming pancreatitis: value of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography
    Mirko D'Onofrio
    Department of Radiology, University of Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale L A Scuro 37134, Verona, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 12:4181-4. 2006
    ..To assess the utility of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) with a second-generation contrast medium in the differential diagnosis between mass-forming pancreatitis and pancreatic carcinoma...
  21. doi Intrahepatic peripheral cholangiocarcinoma (IPCC): comparison between perfusion ultrasound and CT imaging
    M D'Onofrio
    Istituto di Radiologia, Universita degli Studi di Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale L A Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 113:76-86. 2008
    ..This study was done to compare the perfusion patterns of intrahepatic peripheral cholangiocarcinoma (IPCC) on contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) and dynamic computed tomography (CT)...
  22. ncbi Focal liver lesions: sinusoidal phase of CEUS
    M D'Onofrio
    Department of Radiology, Policlinico G B Rossi, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Abdom Imaging 31:529-36. 2006
    ..The diagnostic confidence in the diagnosis of malignancy significantly increased, with receiver operating characteristic curve areas from 0.536 for baseline ultrasound to 0.902 for the sinusoidal phase of CEUS...
  23. doi Focal liver lesions in cirrhosis: value of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography compared with Doppler ultrasound and alpha-fetoprotein levels
    M D'Onofrio
    Department of Radiology, B Rossi University Hospital, University of Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale L A Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 113:978-91. 2008
    ....
  24. doi Bionic ear imaging
    R Cerini
    Istituto di Radiologia, Universita di Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 113:265-77. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to illustrate the different imaging features of middle and inner ear implants, brainstem implants and inferior colliculus implants...
  25. ncbi Relationships between cardiorespiratory fitness, metabolic control, and fat distribution in type 2 diabetes subjects
    Elisabetta Bacchi
    Unit of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, P le Stefani 1, 37126, Verona, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 51:369-75. 2014
    ..Future research should target these features in prospective intervention studies. ..
  26. doi Solid focal liver lesions: dynamic and late enhancement patterns with the dual phase contrast agent gadobenate dimeglumine
    Luigi Grazioli
    Department of Radiology, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    J Gastrointest Cancer 41:221-32. 2010
    ..The purpose of this paper is to illustrate contrast enhancement patterns of solid focal liver lesions on dynamic and late phase imaging with gadobenate dimeglumine (Gd-BOPTA)...
  27. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy of MRCP in choledocholithiasis
    Alessandro Guarise
    Servizio di Radiologia, Ospedale Sacro Cuore Don Calabria, Negrar, Verona
    Radiol Med 109:239-51. 2005
    ....
  28. doi Role of echocardiography and cardiac MRI in depicting morphological and functional imaging findings useful for diagnosing hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
    A Guarise
    Radiologia, Ospedale San Bassiano, Via dei Lotti 61, 36060, Bassano del Grappa, Italy
    Radiol Med 116:197-210. 2011
    ..The reference standard for imaging diagnosis is echocardiography. The aim of our study was to prospectively compare the diagnostic accuracy of echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in patients with HCM...
  29. ncbi Role of magnetic resonance in characterising extrahepatic cholangiocarcinomas
    A Guarise
    Istituto di Radiologia, Ospedale Ca Foncello, Treviso, Italy
    Radiol Med 111:526-38. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi Autologous chondrocyte implantation: prospective MRI evaluation with clinical correlation
    F Caumo
    Istituto di Radiologia, Universita di Verona, I 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 112:722-31. 2007
    ..This study was done to assess the progression of cartilage repair after autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and to correlate the findings with the clinical outcome...
  31. ncbi Duodenal duplication cyst causing severe pancreatitis: imaging findings and pathological correlation
    Alessandro Guarise
    Department of Radiology, University of Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale L A Scuro 37134 Verona, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 12:1630-3. 2006
    ..The diagnosis was confirmed by histology...
  32. doi Finger fractures imaging: accuracy of cone-beam computed tomography and multislice computed tomography
    Niccolo Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Skeletal Radiol 39:1087-95. 2010
    ..To compare the diagnostic accuracy and radiation exposure of cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) and multislice computed tomography (MSCT) in the evaluation of finger fractures...
  33. doi Defecography: a practical approach
    Niccolo Faccioli
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi University Hospital, Verona, Italy
    Diagn Interv Radiol 16:209-16. 2010
    ..Conventional video defecography still represents the gold standard examination for the identification and staging of morphological and functional disorders of the recto-anal region and pelvic floor in evacuation dysfunctions...
  34. ncbi Ultrasonography of the pancreas. 4. Contrast-enhanced imaging
    M D'Onofrio
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Abdom Imaging 32:171-81. 2007
    ..Moreover the staging of some pancreatic lesions can be improved by the use of contrast media. This article will review the clinical application of CEUS in the different pancreatic pathologies...
  35. doi Resectable pancreatic adenocarcinoma: is the enhancement pattern at contrast-enhanced ultrasonography a pre-operative prognostic factor?
    M D'Onofrio
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital G B Rossi, Verona, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 35:1929-37. 2009
    ..0001) as a predictor of higher mortality. In conclusion, CEUS enables accurate depiction of the vascularization of adenocarcinoma, with positive correlation to histology grade and MVD...
  36. ncbi Pancreatic granulomatous necrotizing vasculitis: a case report and review of the literature
    Ilaria Tinazzi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Rheumatol Int 27:989-91. 2007
    ..No other visceral involvement was found; test for antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies was negative. Initial and symptomatic involvement of pancreas was reported in very few cases of WG...
  37. doi Imaging findings of genitourinary tumors in the elderly
    Roberto Pozzi-Mucelli
    Department of Radiology, G B Rossi Hospital, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Clin North Am 46:773-84, vi. 2008
    ..This article considers first the neoplastic genitourinary pathologies and second the non-neoplastic genitourinary pathologies...
  38. ncbi Doppler ultrasound and contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography in assessing carotid artery stenosis
    M D'Onofrio
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, P le L A Scuro 10, I 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 111:93-103. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi Detection of focal liver lesions: from the subjectivity of conventional ultrasound to the objectivity of volume ultrasound
    F Vecchiato
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico G B Rossi, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 114:792-801. 2009
    ..This study was undertaken to establish the reliability of automated volumetric liver scans in detecting focal liver lesions by evaluating the degree of agreement between conventional and volume ultrasound (US) examinations...
  40. ncbi Both resistance training and aerobic training reduce hepatic fat content in type 2 diabetic subjects with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (the RAED2 Randomized Trial)
    Elisabetta Bacchi
    Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, University of Verona and Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Integrata of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Hepatology 58:1287-95. 2013
    ..Conclusion: This is the first randomized controlled study to demonstrate that resistance training and aerobic training are equally effective in reducing hepatic fat content among type 2 diabetic patients with NAFLD...
  41. ncbi Accuracy of ultrasound in the detection of liver fibrosis in chronic viral hepatitis
    Mirko D'Onofrio
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico Universitario G B Rossi, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 110:341-8. 2005
    ..To assess the accuracy of ultrasonography (US) in the identification and grading of hepatic fibrosis in patients afflicted with chronic viral liver disease, compared to histological examination as a gold standard...
  42. doi Evaluation of a method of computer-aided detection (CAD) of pulmonary nodules with computed tomography
    G Foti
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico GB Rossi, Universita di Verona, Ple LA Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 115:950-61. 2010
    ..The authors sought to compare the sensitivity and reading time obtained using computer-aided detection (CAD) software as second reader (SR) or concurrent reader (CR) in the identification of pulmonary nodules...
  43. ncbi Role of CT and MRI in the preoperative evaluation of auditory brainstem implantation in patients with congenital inner ear pathology
    R Cerini
    Istituto di Radiologia, Universita di Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 111:978-88. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the reliability of computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in characterising cochlear nerve anomalies in auditory brainstem implant candidates with congenital hearing loss...