Giuseppe Minniti

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Affiliation: Second School of Medicine
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Radiation therapy for older adults with glioblastoma: radical treatment, palliative treatment, or no treatment at all?
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 120:225-33. 2014
  2. doi request reprint IDH1 mutation and MGMT methylation status predict survival in patients with anaplastic astrocytoma treated with temozolomide-based chemoradiotherapy
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Radiation Oncology Unit, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 118:377-83. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Whole brain reirradiation and concurrent temozolomide in patients with brain metastases
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Unit of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 118:329-34. 2014
  4. pmc Radiosurgery with photons or protons for benign and malignant tumours of the skull base: a review
    Maurizio Amichetti
    ATreP, Provincial Agency for Proton Therapy, Via Perini 181, Trento 38122, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:210. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy and continuous low-dose temozolomide in patients with recurrent or progressive malignant gliomas
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 111:187-94. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery in elderly patients with brain metastases
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Unit of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 111:319-25. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Correlation between O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase and survival in elderly patients with glioblastoma treated with radiotherapy plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 102:311-6. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery plus whole-brain radiotherapy for treatment of multiple metastases from non-small cell lung cancer
    G Minniti
    Department of Radiotherapy Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 30:3055-61. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Fractionated stereotactic reirradiation and concurrent temozolomide in patients with recurrent glioblastoma
    G Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 103:683-91. 2011
  10. pmc Fractionated stereotactic conformal radiotherapy for large benign skull base meningiomas
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 6:36. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint Radiation therapy for older adults with glioblastoma: radical treatment, palliative treatment, or no treatment at all?
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 120:225-33. 2014
    ....
  2. doi request reprint IDH1 mutation and MGMT methylation status predict survival in patients with anaplastic astrocytoma treated with temozolomide-based chemoradiotherapy
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Radiation Oncology Unit, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 118:377-83. 2014
    ..The superiority of combined radiochemotherapy over other treatment modalities remains to be demonstrated...
  3. doi request reprint Whole brain reirradiation and concurrent temozolomide in patients with brain metastases
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Unit of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 118:329-34. 2014
    ..The favorable effects of concomitant temozolomide on survival remain unclear...
  4. pmc Radiosurgery with photons or protons for benign and malignant tumours of the skull base: a review
    Maurizio Amichetti
    ATreP, Provincial Agency for Proton Therapy, Via Perini 181, Trento 38122, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:210. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy and continuous low-dose temozolomide in patients with recurrent or progressive malignant gliomas
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 111:187-94. 2013
    ..The potential advantages of combined chemoradiation schedules in patients with recurrent malignant gliomas need to be explored in future studies...
  6. doi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery in elderly patients with brain metastases
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Unit of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 111:319-25. 2013
    ..Initial treatment with SRS with close monitoring may represent a relatively safe treatment strategy associated with survival benefit, with outcomes similar to those reported in historical series of SRS for younger patients...
  7. doi request reprint Correlation between O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase and survival in elderly patients with glioblastoma treated with radiotherapy plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 102:311-6. 2011
    ..004 and P = 0.005, respectively). The results of the present study suggest that MGMT methylation status might be an important prognostic factor associated with better OS and PFS in elderly patients with GBM treated with RT and TMZ...
  8. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery plus whole-brain radiotherapy for treatment of multiple metastases from non-small cell lung cancer
    G Minniti
    Department of Radiotherapy Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 30:3055-61. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate local control and survival rates after stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) plus whole-brain radiotherapy (WBRT) for the treatment of multiple brain metastases from non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  9. doi request reprint Fractionated stereotactic reirradiation and concurrent temozolomide in patients with recurrent glioblastoma
    G Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 103:683-91. 2011
    ..The potential advantages of combined chemoradiation schedules in patients with recurrent GBM need to be explored in future studies...
  10. pmc Fractionated stereotactic conformal radiotherapy for large benign skull base meningiomas
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 6:36. 2011
    ..To assess the safety and efficacy of fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (FSRT) for large skull base meningiomas...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chemotherapy for glioblastoma: current treatment and future perspectives for cytotoxic and targeted agents
    G Minniti
    Sant Andrea Hospital, Department of Radiotherapy Oncology, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Roma, Italy
    Anticancer Res 29:5171-84. 2009
    ..This review summarizes the current results with cytotoxic and targeted molecular agents in glioblastoma and the development of new chemoradiation strategies under evaluation to increase their effectiveness...
  12. doi request reprint The role of fractionated radiotherapy and radiosurgery in the management of patients with craniopharyngioma
    G Minniti
    Department of Radiotherapy Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Neurosurg Rev 32:125-32; discussion 132. 2009
    ..Longer follow-up is necessary to confirm the excellent tumor control and the potential reduction of long-term radiation toxicity...
  13. doi request reprint Hypofractionated radiotherapy followed by adjuvant chemotherapy with temozolomide in elderly patients with glioblastoma
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiotherapy Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 91:95-100. 2009
    ..We conducted a prospective trial in 43 consecutive elderly patients with GBM treated with hypofractionated radiotherapy (RT) followed by adjuvant temozolomide...
  14. doi request reprint Radiotherapy plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide for glioblastoma in elderly patients
    G Minniti
    Department of Radiotherapy Oncology, S Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 88:97-103. 2008
    ..We conducted a prospective trial in 32 consecutive elderly patients with glioblastoma who underwent surgery followed by radiotherapy (RT) plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide...
  15. doi request reprint Patterns of failure and comparison of different target volume delineations in patients with glioblastoma treated with conformal radiotherapy plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Radiother Oncol 97:377-81. 2010
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Multidose stereotactic radiosurgery (9 Gy × 3) of the postoperative resection cavity for treatment of large brain metastases
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Radiation Oncology Unit, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:623-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate the clinical outcomes with linear accelerator-based multidose stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) to large postoperative resection cavities in patients with large brain metastases...
  17. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in elderly patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma treated with short-course radiation therapy plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:285-91. 2013
    ..To describe the quality of life (QOL) in elderly patients with glioblastoma (GBM) treated with an abbreviated course of radiation therapy (RT; 40 Gy in 15 fractions) plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide (TMZ)...
  18. doi request reprint Phase II study of short-course radiotherapy plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide in elderly patients with glioblastoma
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:93-9. 2012
    ..This Phase II multicenter study was designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of an abbreviated course of RT plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide (TMZ) in older patients with GBM...
  19. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes of single dose stereotactic radiotherapy for lung metastases
    Mattia F Osti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
    Clin Lung Cancer 14:699-703. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of SBRT for the treatment of lung metastases in a cohort of patients treated between 2008 and 2012 at our institution...
  20. doi request reprint Radiation therapy after breast reconstruction: outcomes, complications, and patient satisfaction
    Alessia Carnevale
    Department of Radiation Oncology, S Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 118:1240-50. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate treatment-related complications, outcomes, and patient satisfaction in women with locally advanced breast cancer who received post-mastectomy radiation therapy (PMRT) after breast reconstruction (BR)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Short-term radiotherapy followed by adjuvant chemotherapy in poor-prognosis patients with glioblastoma
    Roberta Muni
    Department of Radiotherapy, S Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Tumori 96:60-4. 2010
    ..We conducted a prospective study to assess the effect of temozolomide and short-course radiation versus short-course radiation alone in the treatment of poor-prognosis patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma...
  22. pmc Fractionated stereotactic radiosurgery for patients with skull base metastases from systemic cancer involving the anterior visual pathway
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Radiation Oncology Unit, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 9:110. 2014
    ..To analyze the tumor control, survival outcomes, and toxicity after stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for skull base metastases from systemic cancer involving the anterior visual pathway...
  23. pmc Stereotactic radiosurgery for brain metastases: analysis of outcome and risk of brain radionecrosis
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 6:48. 2011
    ..to investigate the factors affecting survival and toxicity in patients treated with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), with special attention to volumes of brain receiving a specific dose (V10 - V16 Gy) as predictors for brain radionecrosis...
  24. doi request reprint Chemoradiation for anaplastic oligodendrogliomas: clinical outcomes and prognostic value of molecular markers
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 116:275-82. 2014
    ..Results from ongoing randomized studies will be essential to clarify if RT plus TMZ may provide survival as good as or better than RT combined with PCV for patients with AO and AOA...
  25. doi request reprint Hypofractionated stereotactic radiotherapy in combination with bevacizumab or fotemustine for patients with progressive malignant gliomas
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Unit of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 122:559-66. 2015
    ..Efficacy of bevacizumab or alkylating agents in combination with different radiation schedules needs to be evaluated in prospective studies...
  26. ncbi request reprint Role of salvage stereotactic body radiation therapy in post-surgical loco-regional recurrence in a selected population of non-small cell lung cancer patients
    Linda Agolli
    Institute of Radiation Oncology, Sapienza University, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 35:1783-9. 2015
    ..Outcome and toxicity profiles were assessed...
  27. doi request reprint Standard (60 Gy) or short-course (40 Gy) irradiation plus concomitant and adjuvant temozolomide for elderly patients with glioblastoma: a propensity-matched analysis
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Radiation Oncology Unit, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy Scientific Institute for Research, Hospitalization and Health Care IRCCS Neuromed, Pozzilli, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 91:109-15. 2015
    ..To evaluate 2 specific radiation schedules, each combined with temozolomide (TMZ), assessing their efficacy and safety in patients aged ≥65 years with newly diagnosed glioblastoma (GBM)...
  28. pmc Intensity modulated radiotherapy in early stage Hodgkin lymphoma patients: is it better than three dimensional conformal radiotherapy?
    Vitaliana De Sanctis
    Departments of Radiotherapy, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 7:129. 2012
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Single-Fraction Versus Multifraction (3 × 9 Gy) Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Large (>2 cm) Brain Metastases: A Comparative Analysis of Local Control and Risk of Radiation-Induced Brain Necrosis
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Unit of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy IRCCS Neuromed, Pozzilli, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 95:1142-8. 2016
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic Ablative Body Radiotherapy (SABR) in Pulmonary Oligometastatic/Oligorecurrent Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Patients: A New Therapeutic Approach
    Linda Agolli
    Institute of Radiation Oncology, Sapienza University, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 35:6239-45. 2015
    ..We evaluated response rate, survival, time to progression and toxicity in oligometastatic/oligorecurrent NSCLC patients treated with stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) delivered to all active sites in the lung...
  31. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Liver Lesions. A Single-institution Experience
    Donatella Caivano
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Faculty of Medicina e Psicologia, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 35:4171-5. 2015
    ..To evaluate survival and toxicity in a cohort of patients treated with stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for unresectable intrahepatic malignancies...
  32. doi request reprint Multifraction radiotherapy for palliation of painful bone metastases: 20 Gy versus 30 Gy
    Maurizio Valeriani
    1Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome Italy
    Tumori 101:318-22. 2015
    ..To compare 2 multifraction radiotherapy schedules in the palliation of painful bone metastases...
  33. doi request reprint Radiation-induced malignant meningioma following proton beam therapy for a choroidal melanoma
    Claudia Scaringi
    Radiation Oncology Unit, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via Grottarossa 1035, Rome 00189, Italy Electronic address
    J Clin Neurosci 22:1036-7. 2015
    ..The incidence of secondary malignancies after proton beam therapy is low but not negligible, therefore, it must be taken into account when planning a treatment as secondary tumors may present with a highly aggressive behaviour...
  34. pmc Cytokines, fatigue, and cutaneous erythema in early stage breast cancer patients receiving adjuvant radiation therapy
    Vitaliana De Sanctis
    Department of Translational Medicine, Institute of Radiation Oncology, Sapienza University, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2014:523568. 2014
    ..Our study seems to suggest that fatigue is related to high-grade breast skin erythema during radiotherapy through the increase of cytokines levels...
  35. ncbi request reprint Radiotherapy for nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas: from conventional to modern stereotactic radiation techniques
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Neurooncology Unit, S Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Neurosurg Rev 30:167-75; discussion 175-6. 2007
    ..Patients with small or no residual tumours after surgery may generally continue on a policy of surveillance without immediate irradiation, in order to avoid the potential toxicity of treatment...
  36. ncbi request reprint Integrin inhibitor cilengitide for the treatment of glioblastoma: a brief overview of current clinical results
    Claudia Scaringi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, S Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 32:4213-23. 2012
    ..In this review, we provide a brief overview of the preclinical experience and current clinical results of cilengitide therapy in patients with recurrent or newly diagnosed glioblastoma...
  37. pmc Frameless linac-based stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for brain metastases: analysis of patient repositioning using a mask fixation system and clinical outcomes
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 6:158. 2011
    ..To assess the accuracy of patient repositioning and clinical outcomes of frameless stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for brain metastases using a stereotactic mask fixation system...
  38. doi request reprint Fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy for large and invasive non-functioning pituitary adenomas: long-term clinical outcomes and volumetric MRI assessment of tumor response
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Radiation Oncology UnitSant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, ItalyIRCCS NeuromedPozzilli, Isernia, ItalyEndocrinology UnitNeurosurgery UnitNeuroradiology UnitOphthalmology UnitSant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy Radiation Oncology UnitSant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, ItalyIRCCS NeuromedPozzilli, Isernia, ItalyEndocrinology UnitNeurosurgery UnitNeuroradiology UnitOphthalmology UnitSant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 172:433-41. 2015
    ..We describe the use of fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (FSRT) for the treatment of large, invasive, nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas (NFPAs). FSRT is frequently employed for the treatment of residual or recurrent pituitary adenomas...
  39. doi request reprint Manipulation of radiation-induced bystander effect in prostate adenocarcinoma by dose and tumor differentiation grade: in vitro study
    Slavisa Tubin
    La Sapienza University, Sant Andrea Hospital, Radiation Oncology, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Biol 91:166-71. 2015
    ....
  40. pmc Image-guided hypofractionated radiotherapy in low-risk prostate cancer patients
    Maurizio Valeriani
    Department of Radiation Oncology, La Sapienza University, Sant Andrea Hospital of Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2014:465175. 2014
    ..Outcomes and toxicities of this series of patients were compared to another group of 32 low-risk patients treated with conventional fractionation (CFRT)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up results of postoperative radiation therapy for Cushing's disease
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiotherapy Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035à, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 84:79-84. 2007
    ..We assessed the long-term efficacy and toxicity of conventional radiotherapy in the control of Cushing's disease after unsuccessful transsphenoidal surgery...
  42. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant chemoradiation with 5-fluorouracil or capecitabine in patients with gastric cancer after D2 nodal dissection
    Mattia Falchetto Osti
    Institute of Radiation Oncology, La Sapienza University, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 32:1397-402. 2012
    ..To evaluate outcome and prognostic factors in patients with locally advanced gastric cancer...
  43. pmc Radiotherapy and radiosurgery for benign skull base meningiomas
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiotherapy Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 4:42. 2009
    ..Because of the long natural history of benign meningiomas, larger series and longer follow-up are necessary to compare results and toxicity of different techniques...
  44. doi request reprint Volumetric assessment of recurrent or progressive gliomas: comparison between F-DOPA PET and perfusion-weighted MRI
    Francesco Cicone
    Unit of Nuclear Medicine, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 42:905-15. 2015
    ..To compare the diagnostic information obtained with 6-[(18)F]-fluoro-L-3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine (F-DOPA) PET and relative cerebral blood volume (rCBV) maps in recurrent or progressive glioma...
  45. ncbi request reprint Biochemical remission and recurrence rate of secreting pituitary adenomas after transsphenoidal adenomectomy: long-term endocrinologic follow-up results
    Antonio Santoro
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Policlinico Umberto I, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Surg Neurol 68:513-8; discussion 518. 2007
    ..We report the long-term endocrinologic follow-up results of a large cohort of patients who underwent TSS for secreting pituitary adenomas according to the most recent stringent criteria of cure...
  46. doi request reprint Anti-Helicobacter pylori therapy in primary MALT lymphoma of rectum
    Vitaliana De Sanctis
    Department of Radiotherapy, Sapienza University, S Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Tumori 98:e105-10. 2012
    ..Endoscopic ultrasound could play a relevant role in the management of this rare condition...
  47. pmc Fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy for skull base tumors: analysis of treatment accuracy using a stereotactic mask fixation system
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University La Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 5:1. 2010
    ..To assess the accuracy of fractionated stereotactic radiotherapy (FSRT) using a stereotactic mask fixation system...
  48. ncbi request reprint Hypofractionated radiotherapy with or without IGRT in prostate cancer: preliminary report of acute toxicity
    Maurizio Valeriani
    S Andrea Hospital, La Sapienza University of Rome, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189 Rome, Italy
    Anticancer Res 31:3555-8. 2011
    ..To evaluate the acute tolerance to hypofractionated schedule of patients with prostate cancer...
  49. doi request reprint Impact of different treatment approaches on pregnancy outcomes in 99 women treated for Hodgkin lymphoma
    Vitaliana De Sanctis
    Department of Radiotherapy, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:755-61. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the pregnancy outcomes in women with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) diagnosis, treated between 1972 and 1999 at Department of Radiotherapy and Hematology of University "Sapienza" of Roma...
  50. pmc Multiparametric evaluation of low grade gliomas at follow-up: comparison between diffusion and perfusion MR with (18)F-FDOPA PET
    Maria C Rossi Espagnet
    1 NESMOS Department, Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Br J Radiol 89:20160476. 2016
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Second cancer incidence in primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma treated with methotrexate with leucovorin rescue, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide, vincristine, prednisone, and bleomycin regimen with or without rituximab and mediastinal radiotherapy: Results
    Vitaliana De Sanctis
    Department of Medicine and Surgery and Translational Medicine, Unit of Radiotherapy, S Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Hematol Oncol . 2017
    ..05. No breast cancer occurred. Although we should take into account the limits of the proposed statistical analysis, combined modality treatment was related to a significant SIR and AER for thyroid cancer and acute myeloid leukemia...
  52. ncbi request reprint Predictive role of dynamic contrast enhanced T1-weighted MR sequences in pre-surgical evaluation of macroadenomas consistency
    Andrea Romano
    Department of Neuroradiology, S Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Pituitary . 2016
    ..Our hypothesis was that pituitary macroadenomas show different areas of consistency detectable by enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with Dynamic study during gadolinium administration...
  53. doi request reprint Accuracy of F-DOPA PET and perfusion-MRI for differentiating radionecrotic from progressive brain metastases after radiosurgery
    Francesco Cicone
    Unit of Nuclear Medicine, Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 42:103-11. 2015
    ..The accuracy of F-DOPA PET was compared with that of perfusion-weighted magnetic resonance (perfusion-MR)...
  54. doi request reprint Temozolomide-related hematologic toxicity
    Claudia Scaringi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, St Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Onkologie 36:444-9. 2013
    ..However severe hematologic adverse events (HAEs), including myelodysplastic syndrome and aplastic anemia, have also been reported. In this review we present an overview of the available literature of HAEs after exposure to TMZ...
  55. doi request reprint Fractionated stereotactic radiosurgery for patients with brain metastases
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Radiation Oncology Unit, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Via di Grottarossa 1035, 00189, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 117:295-301. 2014
    ..It may represent an alternative to single-dose SRS for patients with large lesions or lesions located near critical structures. ..
  56. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of pituitary tumours in the elderly: a review based on personal experience and evidence of literature
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Neuromed IRRCS, Pozzili, Department of Neurological Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome
    Eur J Endocrinol 153:723-35. 2005
    ..Indications for GH- and sex steroid-replacement therapy still await age-specific guidelines...
  57. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of pituitary tumors in the elderly: clinical outcome and long-term follow-up
    Luigi Ferrante
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Neurosurgery 2, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Neurooncol 60:185-91. 2002
    ..We conclude that TSS is safe and well tolerated even in elderly patients, with a low incidence of minor complications. The indications for post-operative radiotherapy in patients with incomplete tumor resection should be better defined...
  58. doi request reprint Palonosetron for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting in glioblastoma patients treated with temozolomide: a phase II study
    Antonio Rozzi
    Clinical Oncology Unit, Istituto Neurotraumatologico Italiano, Grottaferrata, Rome, Italy
    Support Care Cancer 19:697-701. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the efficacy of palonosetron for prevention of CINV-induced by adjuvant TMZ...
  59. pmc Stereotactic radiotherapy and radiosurgery for non-functioning and secreting pituitary adenomas
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy IRCCS Neuromed, Pozzilli, IS, Italy
    Rep Pract Oncol Radiother 21:370-8. 2016
    ..5-3 cm in size and/or involving the anterior optic pathway. ..
  60. doi request reprint Pegylated liposomal doxorubicin as third-line chemotherapy in patients with metastatic transitional cell carcinoma of urothelial tract: results of a phase II study
    Antonio Rozzi
    Clinical Oncology Unit, Istituto Neurotraumatologico Italiano I N I Grottaferrata, via di S Anna snc, 00046 Rome, Grottaferrata, Italy
    Med Oncol 30:407. 2013
    ..Despite its manageable profile of toxicity, PLD showed modest activity. Beyond second-line chemotherapy, supportive care still represents the best therapeutic option for patients with metastatic TCC...
  61. doi request reprint Brain Metastases: Surgical treatment and overall survival
    Giancarlo D'Andrea
    Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy, S Andrea Hospital Electronic address
    World Neurosurg . 2016
    ..Surgical resection should be considered the primary option for brain metastases and together with stereotactic radiosurgery must be evaluated for single brain metastases and also for multiple lesions up to 3...
  62. pmc Target delineation and optimal radiosurgical dose for pituitary tumors
    Giuseppe Minniti
    Unit of Radiation Oncology, Sant Andrea Hospital, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Radiat Oncol 11:135. 2016
    ..Future studies will be necessary to optimize target doses and critical organ dose constrains in order to reduce the long-term toxicity of treatments while maintaining high efficacy...
  63. ncbi request reprint Increasing experience with integrated approach to pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect and major aortopulmonary collateral arteries
    Adriano Carotti
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesù Hospital I R C C S, Piazza S Onofrio, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 23:719-26; discussion 726-7. 2003
    ..To validate the preliminary surgical results of 'integrated approach' to pulmonary atresia, ventricular septal defect (VSD), and multiple aortopulmonary collateral arteries by retrospective analysis of our center experience...
  64. ncbi request reprint Marked improvement in cardiovascular function after successful transsphenoidal surgery in acromegalic patients
    G Minniti
    Neuromed, IRCCS (Pozzilli, Rome, Italy
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 55:307-13. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: We conclude that successful transsphenoidal surgery is able to induce a significant improvement in some cardiac parameters and a slight reduction in systolic blood pressure in acromegalic patients...
  65. ncbi request reprint Temozolomide in radio-chemotherapy combined treatment for newly-diagnosed glioblastoma multiforme: phase II clinical trial
    G Lanzetta
    Istituto Neurotraumatologico Italiano, Unità Funzionale di Oncologia, Servizio di Radioterapia, Grottaferrata, Italy
    Anticancer Res 23:5159-64. 2003
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Transsphenoidal adenomectomy for GH-, PRL- and ACTH-secreting pituitary tumours: outcome analysis in a series of 125 patients
    V Esposito
    Department of Neurological Sciences, IRCCS Neuromed, University of Rome La Sapienza, Parco Tecnologico, Via Atinense, I 86077 Pozzilli IS, Italy
    Neurol Sci 25:251-6. 2004
    ..It is still the first treatment for GH- and ACTH-secreting adenomas, whereas in patients with prolactinomas, surgery should be reserved for cases of resistance or intolerance to dopamine agonists...
  67. ncbi request reprint Risk of second brain tumor after conservative surgery and radiotherapy for pituitary adenoma: update after an additional 10 years
    G Minniti
    Neuro Oncology Unit, Royal Marsden NHS Foundation, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5PT, UK
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:800-4. 2005
    ..The 2.4% risk at 20 yr remains low and should not preclude the use of radiotherapy as an effective treatment option. However, an increased risk of second brain tumors continues beyond 20 and 30 yr after treatment...