Tiziana Granata

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale Neurologico Carlo Besta
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Management of the patient with medically refractory epilepsy
    Tiziana Granata
    Department of Neurology, Cleveland, OH, USA and Department of Child Neurology, Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 9:1791-802. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Long-term outcome after limited cortical resections in two cases of adult-onset Rasmussen encephalitis
    Flavio Villani
    Division of Clinical Epileptology and Experimental Neurophysiology, Foundation IRCCS Neurological Institute Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 55:e38-43. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Electroencephalographic (EEG) Photoparoxysmal Responses Under 5 Years of Age: Diagnostic Implications and Peculiarities
    Simona Binelli
    Department of Neurophysiopathology, Epilepsy Centre, C Besta Foundation Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Child Neurol 30:1824-30. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Cognitive and neuropsychological evolution in children with anti-NMDAR encephalitis
    Sara Matricardi
    Department of Pediatric Neuroscience, Foundation IRCCS Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    J Neurol 263:765-71. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Hemispherotomy in Rasmussen encephalitis: long-term outcome in an Italian series of 16 patients
    Tiziana Granata
    Department of Pediatric Neuroscience, Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Epilepsy Res 108:1106-19. 2014
  6. pmc Blood-brain barrier dysfunction and epilepsy: pathophysiologic role and therapeutic approaches
    Nicola Marchi
    Departments of Molecular Medicine Cell Biology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, U S A
    Epilepsia 53:1877-86. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint ICTAL EEG fast activity in West syndrome: from onset to outcome
    Ferruccio Panzica
    C Besta Foundation Neurological Institute, Via Celoria 11, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 48:2101-10. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Refractory absence epilepsy and glut1 deficiency syndrome: a new case report and literature review
    Francesca Ragona
    Department of Pediatric Neuroscience, Foundation I R C C S Neurological Institute C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 45:328-32. 2014
  9. pmc Immune-mediated epilepsies
    Tiziana Granata
    Department of Child Neurology, Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 52:5-11. 2011
  10. pmc Mitochondrial Complex III Deficiency Caused by TTC19 Defects: Report of a Novel Mutation and Review of Literature
    Anna Ardissone
    Unit of Child Neurology, The Foundation Carlo Besta Neurological Institute IRCCS, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    JIMD Rep 22:115-20. 2015

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Publications19

  1. pmc Management of the patient with medically refractory epilepsy
    Tiziana Granata
    Department of Neurology, Cleveland, OH, USA and Department of Child Neurology, Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 9:1791-802. 2009
    ..A promising approach is the use of corticosteroids that may have a dual beneficial effect. Resective brain surgery remains the ultimate and highly successful approach to multiple drug resistance in epileptic patients...
  2. doi request reprint Long-term outcome after limited cortical resections in two cases of adult-onset Rasmussen encephalitis
    Flavio Villani
    Division of Clinical Epileptology and Experimental Neurophysiology, Foundation IRCCS Neurological Institute Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 55:e38-43. 2014
    ..A PowerPoint slide summarizing this article is available for download in the Supporting Information section http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/epi.12596/supinfo...
  3. doi request reprint Electroencephalographic (EEG) Photoparoxysmal Responses Under 5 Years of Age: Diagnostic Implications and Peculiarities
    Simona Binelli
    Department of Neurophysiopathology, Epilepsy Centre, C Besta Foundation Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
    J Child Neurol 30:1824-30. 2015
    ..Its distribution in specific conditions indicates that photoparoxysmal response may be useful in diagnostic workup. ..
  4. doi request reprint Cognitive and neuropsychological evolution in children with anti-NMDAR encephalitis
    Sara Matricardi
    Department of Pediatric Neuroscience, Foundation IRCCS Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    J Neurol 263:765-71. 2016
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Hemispherotomy in Rasmussen encephalitis: long-term outcome in an Italian series of 16 patients
    Tiziana Granata
    Department of Pediatric Neuroscience, Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Epilepsy Res 108:1106-19. 2014
    ..002) related to disease duration. The long-term outcomes, in terms of seizure control, motor improvement, and cognitive improvement provide important support for disconnective surgery as first choice treatment for RE. ..
  6. pmc Blood-brain barrier dysfunction and epilepsy: pathophysiologic role and therapeutic approaches
    Nicola Marchi
    Departments of Molecular Medicine Cell Biology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, U S A
    Epilepsia 53:1877-86. 2012
    ..We also present BBB neuroimaging as a tool to correlate BBB restoration to seizure mitigation. Add-on cerebrovascular drug could be of efficacy in reducing seizure burden when used in association with neuronal antiepileptic drugs...
  7. ncbi request reprint ICTAL EEG fast activity in West syndrome: from onset to outcome
    Ferruccio Panzica
    C Besta Foundation Neurological Institute, Via Celoria 11, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 48:2101-10. 2007
    ..To characterize the fast EEG activities associated with infantile spasms in West syndrome, and their value in predicting the recurrence and localization of late seizures...
  8. doi request reprint Refractory absence epilepsy and glut1 deficiency syndrome: a new case report and literature review
    Francesca Ragona
    Department of Pediatric Neuroscience, Foundation I R C C S Neurological Institute C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Neuropediatrics 45:328-32. 2014
    ..An early diagnosis allows to establish one of the available ketogenic regimens which could modify the natural history of this treatable condition. ..
  9. pmc Immune-mediated epilepsies
    Tiziana Granata
    Department of Child Neurology, Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 52:5-11. 2011
    ..We highlight future directions for preclinical and clinical research that are required for improved diagnosis and treatment of immune-mediated epilepsies...
  10. pmc Mitochondrial Complex III Deficiency Caused by TTC19 Defects: Report of a Novel Mutation and Review of Literature
    Anna Ardissone
    Unit of Child Neurology, The Foundation Carlo Besta Neurological Institute IRCCS, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    JIMD Rep 22:115-20. 2015
    ..We reviewed the genetic, biochemical, clinical and neuroradiological features of TTC19 mutant patients described to date. ..
  11. pmc Inflammatory pathways of seizure disorders
    Nicola Marchi
    Department of Molecular Medicine, Cerebrovascular Research, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA Department of Neurobiology, Institute of Functional Genomics, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Montpellier, France
    Trends Neurosci 37:55-65. 2014
    ..Here, we summarize recent advances in the understanding and treatment of epileptic seizures that derive from a non-neurocentric viewpoint and suggest key avenues for future research. ..
  12. pmc A role for inflammation in status epilepticus is revealed by a review of current therapeutic approaches
    Damir Janigro
    Departments of Neurological Surgery, Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, U S A
    Epilepsia 54:30-2. 2013
    ..For instance, corticosteroids have been shown to be beneficial and the same agents may be able to further reduce seizure burden in conjunction with currently prescribed antiepileptic drugs. ..
  13. doi request reprint Clinical and genetic features of paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia in Italian patients
    Costanza Lamperti
    Unit of Molecular Neurogenetics, The Foundation Carlo Besta Institute of Neurology IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 20:152-7. 2016
    ..Recently PRRT2, encoding proline-rich transmembrane protein 2, has been described as the most frequent causative gene for PKD...
  14. pmc VARS2 and TARS2 mutations in patients with mitochondrial encephalomyopathies
    Daria Diodato
    Unit of Molecular Neurogenetics, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
    Hum Mutat 35:983-9. 2014
    ..Our study reports the first mutations in the VARS2 and TARS2 genes, which encode two mitochondrial aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases, as causes of clinically distinct, early-onset mitochondrial encephalopathies. ..
  15. doi request reprint Rasmussen encephalitis
    Tiziana Granata
    Department of Pediatric Neuroscience, Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Handb Clin Neurol 111:511-9. 2013
    ..Given that the severity of symptoms varies among different patients and phases, the therapeutic strategy, including medical and surgical options, must be tailored to the need of each patient...
  16. doi request reprint Epilepsy in type 1 Chiari malformation
    Tiziana Granata
    Department of Paediatric Neuroscience, IRCCS Foundation Neurological Institute C Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133, Milan, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S303-6. 2011
    ..Epileptic seizures must be accurately differentiated by potentially harmful paroxysmal events due to compression of the medulla, particularly by the cerebellar fits characterized by drop attacks, abnormal extensor posturing and apnea...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intellectual and language findings and their relationship to EEG characteristics in benign childhood epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes
    Daria Riva
    Developmental Neurology Division, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico C Besta, Via Celoria 11, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsy Behav 10:278-85. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Adult-onset Rasmussen's encephalitis: anatomical-electrographic-clinical features of 7 Italian cases
    Flavio Villani
    Division of Clinical Epileptology, Istituto Nazionale Neurologico, C Besta, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 47:41-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to verify the clinical features of A-RE, and outline a noninvasive approach that may allow its early diagnosis and treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Brain inflammation in epilepsy: experimental and clinical evidence
    Annamaria Vezzani
    Department of Neuroscience, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Epilepsia 46:1724-43. 2005
    ..The elucidation of this aspect may open new perspectives for the pharmacologic treatment of seizures...