Stefano Tamburin

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Affiliation: University of Verona
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Determinants of Quality of Life in High-Dose Benzodiazepine Misusers
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, Verona 37134, Italy
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 14:. 2017
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological and non-pharmacological strategies in the integrated treatment of pain in neurorehabilitation. Evidence and recommendations from the Italian Consensus Conference on Pain in Neurorehabilitation
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 52:741-752. 2016
  3. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing and assessing pain in neurorehabilitation: from translational research to the clinical setting. Evidence and recommendations from the Italian Consensus Conference on Pain in Neurorehabilitation
    Carlo A Porro
    Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 52:717-729. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Effect of 5% lidocaine medicated plaster on pain intensity and paroxysms in classical trigeminal neuralgia
    Stefano Tamburin
    University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Ann Pharmacother 48:1521-4. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Median nerve small- and large-fiber damage in carpal tunnel syndrome: a quantitative sensory testing study
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Pain 12:205-12. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Ulnar nerve impairment at the wrist does not contribute to extramedian sensory symptoms in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological and Visual Sciences, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:1687-92. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Sensorimotor integration to cutaneous afferents in humans: the effect of the size of the receptive field
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 167:362-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Stimulus-response properties of motor system in patients with cerebellar ataxia
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:348-55. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Enhanced intracortical inhibition in cerebellar patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 217:205-10. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Central sensitization in carpal tunnel syndrome with extraterritorial spread of sensory symptoms
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological and Visual Sciences, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pain 148:227-36. 2010

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  1. pmc Determinants of Quality of Life in High-Dose Benzodiazepine Misusers
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, Verona 37134, Italy
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 14:. 2017
    ..Our data suggest that the main reason for poor QoL in these patients is high-dose BZD intake per se. QoL should be considered among outcome measures in these patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological and non-pharmacological strategies in the integrated treatment of pain in neurorehabilitation. Evidence and recommendations from the Italian Consensus Conference on Pain in Neurorehabilitation
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 52:741-752. 2016
    ..The ICCPN recommendations offer information to ameliorate the current treatment of pain in neurorehabilitation, and to design future studies to answer the still open questions on this topic...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing and assessing pain in neurorehabilitation: from translational research to the clinical setting. Evidence and recommendations from the Italian Consensus Conference on Pain in Neurorehabilitation
    Carlo A Porro
    Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 52:717-729. 2016
    ..They may also be useful for future studies aimed at filling the gaps in the current knowledge of these topics...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of 5% lidocaine medicated plaster on pain intensity and paroxysms in classical trigeminal neuralgia
    Stefano Tamburin
    University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Ann Pharmacother 48:1521-4. 2014
    ..Current guidelines stipulate which therapies represent first-, second-, and third-line treatments for TN, but there is a consistent mismatch between the therapeutic guidelines and the patient's preferences and expectations...
  5. doi request reprint Median nerve small- and large-fiber damage in carpal tunnel syndrome: a quantitative sensory testing study
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Pain 12:205-12. 2011
    ..Our data may help understanding CTS pathophysiology and explain the well-known discrepancy between CTS symptoms and electrodiagnostic findings...
  6. doi request reprint Ulnar nerve impairment at the wrist does not contribute to extramedian sensory symptoms in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological and Visual Sciences, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 120:1687-92. 2009
    ..Extramedian spread of sensory symptoms is frequent in carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) but its mechanisms are unclear. We explored the possible role of subtle ulnar nerve abnormalities in the pathogenesis of extramedian symptoms...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sensorimotor integration to cutaneous afferents in humans: the effect of the size of the receptive field
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 167:362-9. 2005
    ..These phenomena appear to be topographically arranged across the representation of upper-limb muscles. These findings may help to understand the functional significance of SAI in normal physiology and pathophysiology...
  8. ncbi request reprint Stimulus-response properties of motor system in patients with cerebellar ataxia
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 115:348-55. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the stimulus-response properties of the excitatory and inhibitory components of corticospinal projections at rest and during voluntary contraction in cerebellar patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Enhanced intracortical inhibition in cerebellar patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 217:205-10. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to examine intracortical excitability in cerebellar patients...
  10. doi request reprint Central sensitization in carpal tunnel syndrome with extraterritorial spread of sensory symptoms
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological and Visual Sciences, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pain 148:227-36. 2010
    ..Our data may explain the persistence of sensory symptoms after median nerve surgical release and the presence of non-anatomical sensory patterns in neuropathic pain...
  11. doi request reprint Botulinum toxin type A injection into the gastrocnemius muscle for spastic equinus in adults with stroke: a randomized controlled trial comparing manual needle placement, electrical stimulation and ultrasonography-guided injection techniques
    Alessandro Picelli
    Neuromotor and Cognitive Rehabilitation Research Center, Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:957-64. 2012
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  12. ncbi request reprint Extra-median spread of sensory symptoms in carpal tunnel syndrome suggests the presence of pain-related mechanisms
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Italy
    Pain 122:264-70. 2006
    ..Extra-median spread of sensory symptoms was associated with higher levels of pain and paresthesia. We suggest that central nervous system mechanisms of plasticity may underlie the spread of symptoms in CTS...
  13. ncbi request reprint Abnormal cutaneomotor integration in patients with cerebellar syndromes: a transcranial magnetic stimulation study
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 114:643-51. 2003
    ..To examine the sensorimotor interactions in cerebellar patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Abnormalities of sensory processing and sensorimotor interactions in secondary dystonia: a neurophysiological study in two patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Mov Disord 20:354-60. 2005
    ..Our data are consistent with the hypothesis that abnormalities in sensorimotor processing may contribute to the pathogenesis of dystonic conditions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Proximal pain in patients with carpal tunnel syndrome: a clinical-neurophysiological study
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Italy
    J Peripher Nerv Syst 12:91-7. 2007
    ..PP may be found in a consistent number of CTS patients. PP may represent a clinical marker of mild median nerve damage. The presence of proximal complaints might be related to peripheral or central nervous system mechanisms...
  16. doi request reprint Muscular pain in Parkinson's disease and nociceptive processing assessed with CO2 laser-evoked potentials
    Michele Tinazzi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    Mov Disord 25:213-20. 2010
    ..These results suggest abnormal nociceptive input processing in PD, which appears to be independent of clinical expression of parkinsonian motor signs. These alterations are more evident in the presence of muscular pain...
  17. ncbi request reprint Motor responses to afferent stimulation in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy
    Paolo Manganotti
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Epilepsia 45:77-80. 2004
    ..To document whether the mechanisms responsible for myoclonic jerks in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) are similar to those causing other forms of myoclonus...
  18. pmc Pathophysiology of Motor Dysfunction in Parkinson's Disease as the Rationale for Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation
    Francesca Magrinelli
    Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Parkinsons Dis 2016:9832839. 2016
    ..These pieces of information represent the basis for the pharmacological, neurosurgical, and rehabilitative approaches to PD. ..
  19. doi request reprint The effect of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on motor performance, fatigue and quality of life in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    J Neurol Sci 270:18-22. 2008
    ..The treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is still disappointing. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) has been suggested to modify the rate of disease progression in ALS...
  20. ncbi request reprint Abnormal somatotopic arrangement of sensorimotor interactions in dystonic patients
    Stefano Tamburin
    Sections of Neurological Rehabilitation, Clinical Neurology and Human Physiology, Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, University of Verona, Italy
    Brain 125:2719-30. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that a mechanism that normally operates in order to focus the effect of somatosensory afferences on the motor system may be impaired in dystonia. This abnormality seems specific to dystonia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Multifocal cognitive dysfunction in high-dose benzodiazepine users: a cross-sectional study
    Angela Federico
    Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Neurol Sci . 2016
    ..Patients with high-dose BZD intake show profound changes in cognitive function. The impact of cognition should be considered in this population of patients, who may be involved in risky activities or have high work responsibilities...
  22. ncbi request reprint Task-dependent modulation of excitatory and inhibitory functions within the human primary motor cortex
    Michele Tinazzi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche e della Visione, Sezione di Neurologia Riabilitativa, Universita di Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, P le A L Scuro, 37134, Verona, Italy
    Exp Brain Res 150:222-9. 2003
    ..Increased cortical excitatory and inhibitory functions during precision tasks (pincer gripping) probably explain why MEPs have larger amplitudes and CSPs have longer durations during pincer gripping than during power gripping...
  23. ncbi request reprint Abnormal sensorimotor integration is related to disease severity in Parkinson's disease: a TMS study
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Neurological Rehabilitation, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Mov Disord 18:1316-24. 2003
    ..Cutaneomotor hyperexcitability correlates with clinical scores, suggesting that abnormal processing of cutaneous inputs might contribute to the pathogenesis of parkinsonian symptoms...
  24. pmc Association between severe upper limb spasticity and brain lesion location in stroke patients
    Alessandro Picelli
    Neuromotor and Cognitive Rehabilitation Research Center, Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, P le L A Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2014:162754. 2014
    ..Further advances in our understanding of the neural correlates of spasticity may lead to early targeted rehabilitation when key regions are damaged...
  25. doi request reprint Intravenous immunoglobulin for the treatment of diabetic lumbosacral radiculoplexus neuropathy
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Rehabilitative Neurology, University of Verona, GB Rossi Hospital, Verona, Italy
    Pain Med 10:1476-80. 2009
    ..Background. DLRPN is a rare painful condition that may occur in diabetes mellitus (DM). At the moment, there are limited therapeutic options for DLRPN...
  26. pmc The Italian Consensus Conference on Pain in Neurorehabilitation: rationale and methodology
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological, Biomedical and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Pain Res 9:311-8. 2016
    ..The recommendations of the ICCPN will offer some information on how to deal with pain in neurorehabilitation and may represent the starting point for further studies. ..
  27. ncbi request reprint Combined effects of robot-assisted gait training and botulinum toxin type A effect on spastic equinus foot in patients with chronic stroke: a pilot, single blind, randomized controlled trial
    Alessandro Picelli
    Neuromotor and Cognitive Rehabilitation Research Center, Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med . 2016
    ..In particular, to the best of our knowledge, no previous study evaluated if robotic gait training may enhance the antispastic effect of botulinum toxin type A...
  28. pmc The Association between Serum Cytokines and Damage to Large and Small Nerve Fibers in Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
    Francesca Magrinelli
    Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Piazzale Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Diabetes Res 2015:547834. 2015
    ..IL-6 and IL-10 cytokines might play a role in the pathogenesis of nerve fiber damage or represent a compensatory or neuroprotective mechanism. ..
  29. doi request reprint Neuropathic pain: diagnosis and treatment
    Francesca Magrinelli
    Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pract Neurol 13:292-307. 2013
    ..We intend to help overcome uncertainties on NP and bridge the gap between evidence based medicine and the real clinical world. ..
  30. ncbi request reprint Belly dancer's myoclonus and chronic abdominal pain: pain-related dysinhibition of a spinal cord central pattern generator?
    Stefano Tamburin
    Section of Neurology, Pederzoli Hospital, Peschiera del Garda, Verona, Italy
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:317-20. 2007
    ..We hypothesize that pain-related spinal plasticity might have contributed to the hyperactivity of a spinal CPG, thus leading to the myoclonic jerks in our patient...
  31. doi request reprint Pisa syndrome in Parkinson's disease: An integrated approach from pathophysiology to management
    Michele Tinazzi
    Neurology Unit, Movement Disorders Division, Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Mov Disord 31:1785-1795. 2016
    ..2016 International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society...
  32. doi request reprint Immunoglobulin g for the treatment of chronic pain: report of an expert workshop
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pain Med 15:1072-82. 2014
    ..Converging evidence implicates involvement of the immune system in the pathogenesis of different types of nociceptive and neuropathic chronic pain...
  33. pmc Robot-assisted arm training in patients with Parkinson's disease: a pilot study
    Alessandro Picelli
    Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, Neuromotor and Cognitive Rehabilitation Research Center, University of Verona, P, le L, A, Scuro, 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 11:28. 2014
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to evaluate whether robot-assisted arm training might improve upper limb function in patients with Parkinson's disease...
  34. doi request reprint Long-term response of neuropathic pain to intravenous immunoglobulin in relapsing diabetic lumbosacral radiculoplexus neuropathy. A case report
    Stefano Tamburin
    Department of Neurological and Motor Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Pain Pract 14:E85-90. 2014
    ..They are also consistent with the suggested role of the immune system in the pathophysiology of neuropathic pain and offer support to the hypothesis that cytokines may contribute to the pathogenesis of neuropathic pain...
  35. doi request reprint The Diagnostic Value of Nerve Ultrasound in an Atypical Palmar Cutaneous Nerve Lesion
    Giampietro Zanette
    From the Neurology Section, Pederzoli Hospital, Peschiera del Garda, Italy GZ and Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy ST
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 95:e103-7. 2016
    ..Nerve ultrasound may offer important information in patients with peripheral nerve lesions and atypical clinical and/or nerve conduction study findings. The present case may shed some light on the somatotopy of MN fascicles at the wrist. ..
  36. ncbi request reprint Electrodiagnosis of Lesions of Median and Ulnar Nerve Hand Sensory Branches: A Case Series
    Giampietro Zanette
    Neurology Unit, Pederzoli Hospital, Peschiera del Garda, Italy and Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Clin Neurophysiol 33:454-457. 2016
    ..Here the authors explored whether it may offer additional information in comparison to mixed nerve wrist stimulation in a series of patients...
  37. doi request reprint Co-occurrence of the C9ORF72 expansion and a novel GRN mutation in a family with alternative expression of frontotemporal dementia and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Silvia Testi
    Section of Neuropathology, Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Alzheimers Dis 44:49-56. 2015
    ..The case report and a review of the literature emphasize that phenotypical variations of the FTLD-ALS spectrum could be due to digenic inheritance. ..
  38. doi request reprint Relationship between ultrasonographic, electromyographic, and clinical parameters in adult stroke patients with spastic equinus: an observational study
    Alessandro Picelli
    Neuromotor and Cognitive Rehabilitation Research Center, Department of Neurological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:1564-70. 2014
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Accuracy of botulinum toxin type A injection into the gastrocnemius muscle of adults with spastic equinus: manual needle placement and electrical stimulation guidance compared using ultrasonography
    Alessandro Picelli
    Neuromotor and Cognitive Rehabilitation Research Centre, Department of Neurological, Neuropsychological, Morphological and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Rehabil Med 44:450-2. 2012
    ..To investigate the accuracy of manual needle placement and electrical stimulation guidance, compared using ultrasonography, for injection of botulinum toxin type A into the gastrocnemius muscle of adults with spastic equinus...
  40. ncbi request reprint Different mechanisms contribute to motor cortex hyperexcitability in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Giampietro Zanette
    Department of Neurological Sciences and Vision, Section of Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Ospedale Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale Scuro, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Clin Neurophysiol 113:1688-97. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to establish how different mechanisms interact to promote motor system hyperexcitability in ALS in relation to clinical features...