Antonino Tuttolomondo

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Affiliation: University of Palermo
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Arterial stiffness, endothelial and cognitive function in subjects with type 2 diabetes in accordance with absence or presence of diabetic foot syndrome
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 16:2. 2017
  2. doi request reprint Endothelial function and arterial stiffness indexes in subjects with acute ischemic stroke: Relationship with TOAST subtype
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    U O C di Medicina Interna con Stroke Care, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S, University of Palermo, Italy Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis . 2016
  3. ncbi request reprint IgG4 Related Syndrome: Another Multiorgan Disease in the Interest Field of Internal Medicine
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi, M I S Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy Piazza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 22:4669-4685. 2016
  4. ncbi request reprint Inflammation, Endothelial Dysfunction and Arterial Stiffness as Therapeutic Targets in Cardiovascular Medicine
    Vittoriano Della Corte
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy, Piazza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 22:4658-4668. 2016
  5. ncbi request reprint A Case Report of IgG4-related Syndrome and Literature Review
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi, M I S Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy Piazza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo Italy
    Curr Pharm Des . 2016
  6. doi request reprint Mediterranean Diet in patients with acute ischemic stroke: Relationships between Mediterranean Diet score, diagnostic subtype, and stroke severity index
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    U O C di Medicina Interna e CardioAngiologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 243:260-7. 2015
  7. doi request reprint A family with various symptomatology suggestive of Anderson-Fabry disease and a genetic polymorphism of alpha galactosidase A gene
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    U O C di Medicina Interna e CardioAngiologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Pzza delle Cliniche, n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy Electronic address
    Clin Biochem 48:55-62. 2015
  8. pmc Staphylococcus lugdunensis Endocarditis Complicated by Embolism in an 18-Year-Old Woman with Mitral Valve Prolapse
    Rosaria Pecoraro
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Case Rep Infect Dis 2013:730924. 2013
  9. pmc Immune-inflammatory markers and arterial stiffness indexes in subjects with acute ischemic stroke with and without metabolic syndrome
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, P, zza delle Cliniche n, 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 6:28. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Neurological complications of Anderson-Fabry disease
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 19:6014-30. 2013

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Publications63

  1. pmc Arterial stiffness, endothelial and cognitive function in subjects with type 2 diabetes in accordance with absence or presence of diabetic foot syndrome
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 16:2. 2017
    ..We aimed to assess whether the presence of diabetic foot is associated with arterial stiffness and endothelial function impairment...
  2. doi request reprint Endothelial function and arterial stiffness indexes in subjects with acute ischemic stroke: Relationship with TOAST subtype
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    U O C di Medicina Interna con Stroke Care, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S, University of Palermo, Italy Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis . 2016
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  3. ncbi request reprint IgG4 Related Syndrome: Another Multiorgan Disease in the Interest Field of Internal Medicine
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi, M I S Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy Piazza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 22:4669-4685. 2016
    ..Immunosuppressant drugs (azathioprine, mycophenolate mofetil, methotrexate) might be chosen as glucocorticoid-sparing medications or to maintain steroid-induced remission (Fig. 1)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Inflammation, Endothelial Dysfunction and Arterial Stiffness as Therapeutic Targets in Cardiovascular Medicine
    Vittoriano Della Corte
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy, Piazza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 22:4658-4668. 2016
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  5. ncbi request reprint A Case Report of IgG4-related Syndrome and Literature Review
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi, M I S Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy Piazza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo Italy
    Curr Pharm Des . 2016
    ..Methods; We report the case of a 70-year-old man and we performed a brief review of loiterature...
  6. doi request reprint Mediterranean Diet in patients with acute ischemic stroke: Relationships between Mediterranean Diet score, diagnostic subtype, and stroke severity index
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    U O C di Medicina Interna e CardioAngiologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 243:260-7. 2015
    ..No study has addressed the association between diagnostic subtype of stroke and its severity and adherence to a Mediterranean Diet in subjects with acute ischemic stroke...
  7. doi request reprint A family with various symptomatology suggestive of Anderson-Fabry disease and a genetic polymorphism of alpha galactosidase A gene
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    U O C di Medicina Interna e CardioAngiologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Pzza delle Cliniche, n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy Electronic address
    Clin Biochem 48:55-62. 2015
    ..Anderson/Fabry disease expresses a wide range of clinical variability in patients that it is possible to explain referring to a genetic variability with numerous mutations described in the literature (more than 600)...
  8. pmc Staphylococcus lugdunensis Endocarditis Complicated by Embolism in an 18-Year-Old Woman with Mitral Valve Prolapse
    Rosaria Pecoraro
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Case Rep Infect Dis 2013:730924. 2013
    ..Our case is an example of infective endocarditis by S. lugdunensis on native mitral valve in a young woman of 18 with anamnesis valve prolapse...
  9. pmc Immune-inflammatory markers and arterial stiffness indexes in subjects with acute ischemic stroke with and without metabolic syndrome
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, P, zza delle Cliniche n, 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Diabetol Metab Syndr 6:28. 2014
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the associations between arterial stiffness indexes and immune-inflammatory markers in subjects with acute ischemic stroke with and without metabolic syndrome...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neurological complications of Anderson-Fabry disease
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 19:6014-30. 2013
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  11. ncbi request reprint Anderson-Fabry disease: a multiorgan disease
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 19:5974-96. 2013
    ..The MSSI of patients with AFD was significantly higher than that of patients with other severe debilitating diseases...
  12. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerosis as an inflammatory disease
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:4266-88. 2012
    ..The knowledge of atherosclerosis as an inflammatory disease offers the opportunity to develop novel therapeutic strategies targeting the inflammatory component of the disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Inflammation in ischemic stroke subtypes
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 18:4289-310. 2012
    ..Our findings underlined the significant association was noted between the severity of neurological deficit at admission, the diagnostic subtype and some inflammatory variables...
  14. doi request reprint Intravenous high-dose furosemide and hypertonic saline solutions for refractory heart failure and ascites
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 31:513-22. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Diabetic and non-diabetic subjects with ischemic stroke: differences, subtype distribution and outcome
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Biomedical Department of Internal and Specialistic Medicine, University of Palermo, P zza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 18:152-7. 2008
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  16. pmc Adiponectin, resistin and IL-6 plasma levels in subjects with diabetic foot and possible correlations with clinical variables and cardiovascular co-morbidity
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Università degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:50. 2010
    ..On this basis the aim of our study was to evaluate plasma levels of adiponectin, resistin and IL-6 in subjects with diabetic foot in comparison with subjects without foot complications...
  17. doi request reprint Immune-inflammatory markers and arterial stiffness indexes in subjects with acute ischemic stroke
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 213:311-8. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate in patients with acute ischemic stroke the relationship between immune-inflammatory markers and arterial stiffness indexes...
  18. doi request reprint Immuno-inflammatory and thrombotic/fibrinolytic variables associated with acute ischemic stroke diagnosis
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 203:503-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the predictive value of a series of candidate serum immuno-inflammatory and thrombotic/fibrinolitic molecules towards diagnosis of acute ischemic stroke...
  19. doi request reprint QT Indexes in Cirrhotic Patients: Relationship with Clinical Variables and Potential Diagnostic Predictive Value
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Internal Medicine and Cardioangiology Ward, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Arch Med Res 46:207-13. 2015
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  20. doi request reprint Plasma levels of inflammatory and thrombotic/fibrinolytic markers in acute ischemic strokes: relationship with TOAST subtype, outcome and infarct site
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, P zza delle Cliniche, Palermo, Italy
    J Neuroimmunol 215:84-9. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate in patients with acute ischemic stroke the relationship between immuno-inflammatory variables, clinical outcome and infarct site...
  21. doi request reprint Novel alpha-galactosidase A mutation in a female with recurrent strokes
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Pzza delle Cliniche, n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Clin Biochem 45:1525-30. 2012
    ..13 nmol/mL/h in whole blood. Alpha-galactosidase A gene sequence analysis revealed a heterozygous single nucleotide point mutation at nucleotide c.550T>A in exon 4 in this woman, leading to the p.Tyr184Asn amino acid substitution...
  22. doi request reprint Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) of pro-inflammatory/anti-inflammatory and thrombotic/fibrinolytic genes in patients with acute ischemic stroke in relation to TOAST subtype
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Cytokine 58:398-405. 2012
    ..On this basis the aim of our study was to evaluate the role of SNPs (single nucleotide polymorphisms) of some pro-inflammatory/anti-inflammatory and coagulation/fibrinolytic genes in patients with acute ischemic stroke...
  23. ncbi request reprint Stroke subtypes and their possible implication in stroke prevention drug strategies
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 11:824-37. 2013
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  24. ncbi request reprint Inflammatory cytokines in acute ischemic stroke
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, University of Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 14:3574-89. 2008
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  25. pmc Peripheral frequency of CD4+ CD28- cells in acute ischemic stroke: relationship with stroke subtype and severity markers
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    From the U O C di Medicina Interna e Cardioangiologia AT, RP, DDR, CB, GC, VDC, CM, IS, AP, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S University of Paler mo, Department of Maternal and Infant Health AC, University of Palermo Pronto Soccorso Unit RP, RS, FondazioneIstituto S Raffaele Giglio of Cefalù U O C di Reumatologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S GG, University of Palermo and Department of Experimental Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences VA, RM, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Medicine (Baltimore) 94:e813. 2015
    ..These findings seem suggest a possible role for a T-cell component also in acute ischemic stroke clinical setting showing a different peripheral frequency of CD28 null cells in relation of each TOAST subtype of stroke...
  26. doi request reprint Immuno-inflammatory predictors of stroke at follow-up in patients with chronic non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF)
    Antonio Pinto
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche no 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Clin Sci (Lond) 116:781-9. 2009
    ..In conclusion, baseline plasma levels of TNF-alpha, IL-6 and vWF are predictors of new-onset ischaemic stroke at follow-up in patients with chronic NVAF...
  27. doi request reprint Effects of clinical and laboratory variables and of pretreatment with cardiovascular drugs in acute ischaemic stroke: a retrospective chart review from the GIFA study
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, P zza delle Cliniche, n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 151:318-22. 2011
    ..Few studies have examined the role of cardiovascular drugs on acute ischaemic stroke prognosis...
  28. ncbi request reprint Immuno-inflammatory activation in acute cardio-embolic strokes in comparison with other subtypes of ischaemic stroke
    Giuseppe Licata
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Pizza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 101:929-37. 2009
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  29. ncbi request reprint Antiplatelet treatment in ischemic stroke treatment
    Antonio Pinto
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Curr Top Med Chem 9:1298-316. 2009
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  30. ncbi request reprint Inflammation as a therapeutic target in acute ischemic stroke treatment
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Curr Top Med Chem 9:1240-60. 2009
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  31. doi request reprint Cardiovascular risk profile and morbidity in subjects affected by type 2 diabetes mellitus with and without diabetic foot
    Antonio Pinto
    Biomedical Department of Internal and Specialist Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Metabolism 57:676-82. 2008
    ..At multivariate analysis, duration of diabetes, age, hemoglobin A1c, and DFS maintained a significant association with cardiovascular morbidity; but DFS presence showed the highest hazard ratio...
  32. ncbi request reprint Delayed diagnosis of Fabry disease presenting as myocardial ischaemia
    Marcello Marcí
    Department of Cardiology, Azienda Ospedali Riuniti Villa Sofia and Cervello, Palermo, Italy
    Hellenic J Cardiol 53:485. 2012
    ERRATUM: Hellenic J Cardiol. 2012; 53: 77-79. At the request of the authors, the name of the third author of this Case Report has been changed from Bruno Tuttolomondo to Antonino Tuttolomondo.
  33. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome in acute ischemic cerebrovascular syndromes: The GIFA study
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Biomedical Department of Internal and Specialistic Medicine, University of Palermo, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 125:391-6. 2008
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  34. doi request reprint Does sympathetic overactivation feature all hypertensives? Differences of sympathovagal balance according to night/day blood pressure ratio in patients with essential hypertension
    Domenico Di Raimondo
    UOC Medicina Interna e Cardioangiologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Hypertens Res 39:440-8. 2016
    ..HRV parameters related to parasympathetic tone did not show any significant variations among the three groups. Contrary to common belief, not all hypertensives have SNS overactivation. ..
  35. doi request reprint Arterial stiffness and ischemic stroke in subjects with and without metabolic syndrome
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 225:216-9. 2012
    ..Our findings underline important role of both small vessel disease and atherosclerosis on arterial stiffness pathogenesis in the clinical setting of metabolic syndrome...
  36. doi request reprint Supraventricular tachycardias: proposal of a diagnostic algorithm for the narrow complex tachycardias
    Carmelo Buttà
    U O C Medicina Vascolare, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    J Cardiol 61:247-55. 2013
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  37. doi request reprint Arterial stiffness indexes in acute ischemic stroke: relationship with stroke subtype
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, P zza delle Cliniche n 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 211:187-94. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate arterial stiffness indexes in subjects with acute ischemic stroke and to evaluate the relationship between these indexes and other clinical and laboratory variables...
  38. doi request reprint Sodium thiosulfate not always resolves calciphylaxis: an ambiguous response
    Salvatore Miceli
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Ren Fail 33:84-7. 2011
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  39. ncbi request reprint Twenty-four hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring to evaluate effects on blood pressure of physical activity in hypertensive patients
    Antonio Pinto
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Clin J Sport Med 16:238-43. 2006
    ..Our group attempted to evaluate if an exercise program based on periodic controlled fast walking sessions would reduce blood pressure levels in hypertensive subjects...
  40. doi request reprint Identification of a novel mutation in the alpha-galactosidase A gene in patients with Fabry disease
    Paolo Colomba
    Institute of Biomedicine and Molecular Immunology A Monroy, National Research Council, Palermo, Italy
    Clin Biochem 45:839-41. 2012
    ..Mutation analysis of the alpha-galactosidase A (GLA) gene is a valuable tool for the diagnosis of affected families. In our work, we analyze about one thousand samples per year from patients suspected of having Fabry disease (FD)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular risk factors and clinical classification of strokes
    Antonio Pinto
    Department of Internal Medicine and Cardioangiology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Semin Vasc Med 4:287-303. 2004
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  42. ncbi request reprint Neuron protection as a therapeutic target in acute ischemic stroke
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universit degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Curr Top Med Chem 9:1317-34. 2009
    ..These studies, in turn, are the outgrowth of three decades of investigative work to define the multiple mechanisms and mediators of ischemic brain injury, which constitute potential targets of neuroprotection...
  43. ncbi request reprint Relationship between HRV measurements and demographic and clinical variables in a population of patients with atrial fibrillation
    Carmelo Buttà
    U O C Medicina Interna e Cardioangiologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche 2, 90127, Palermo, Italy
    Heart Vessels 31:2004-2013. 2016
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  44. pmc Obstructive Sleep Apnea Is Associated with Liver Damage and Atherosclerosis in Patients with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    Salvatore Petta
    Sezione di Gastroenterologia e Epatologia, DiBiMIS, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0142210. 2015
    ..Secondary aim was to explore the association of OSA and hypoxemia with NASH and severity of liver pathological changes...
  45. ncbi request reprint Effects of high-dose furosemide and small-volume hypertonic saline solution infusion in comparison with a high dose of furosemide as bolus in refractory congestive heart failure: long-term effects
    Giuseppe Licata
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Am Heart J 145:459-66. 2003
    ..After discharge from the hospital, patients were observed as outpatients weekly for the first 3 months and, subsequently, once a month...
  46. doi request reprint A re-entry tachycardia triggered by the spontaneous interruption of an atrial tachycardia
    Carmelo Buttà
    aU O C Medicina Vascolare bU O C Medicina Interna e Cardioangiologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 16:S8-9. 2015
    ..In this study, we show a singular case of a common atrioventricular nodal re-entry tachycardia triggered by the spontaneous interruption of an atrial tachycardia. ..
  47. doi request reprint Increased expression of markers of early atherosclerosis in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Maria Cappello
    Gastroenterology and Hepatology Section, DiBiMIS, University of Palermo School of Medicine, Palermo, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 37:83-89. 2017
    ..Our study aimed at investigating the prevalence of intima-media thickness (IMT) of the carotid arteries and the arterial stiffness indices as markers of early atherosclerosis in young IBD patients...
  48. ncbi request reprint Antivitamin K drugs in stroke prevention
    Domenico Di Raimondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 11:817-23. 2013
    ..Recent trial data performed with new anticogulants such as the factor Xa and thrombin inhibitors will need to be taken into account, in order to prevent several of the clinical problems actually related to VKAs use...
  49. ncbi request reprint Antiplatelets in stroke prevention
    Antonio Pinto
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 11:803-11. 2013
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  50. doi request reprint Electrocardiographic diagnosis of atrial tachycardia: classification, P-wave morphology, and differential diagnosis with other supraventricular tachycardias
    Carmelo Buttà
    U O C Internal Medicine and Cardioangiology, Biomedical Department of Internal and Specialist Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol 20:314-27. 2015
    ..In conclusion, in spite of well-known limits, a good interpretation of ECG is very important and it could help the physician to manage and to treat correctly patients with atrial tachycardia. ..
  51. ncbi request reprint Delayed diagnosis of Fabry disease presenting as myocardial ischaemia
    Marcello Marcí
    Department of Cardiology, Azienda Ospedali Riuniti Villa Sofia and Cervello, Palermo, Italy
    Hellenic J Cardiol 53:77-9. 2012
    ..Cardiac manifestations include left ventricular hypertrophy, mitral regurgitation, conduction disturbances and myocardial ischaemia. We report a case of Fabry's disease diagnosed several years after the onset of early cardiac symptoms...
  52. doi request reprint Epicardial fat, cardiac geometry and cardiac function in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: association with the severity of liver disease
    Salvatore Petta
    Sezione di Gastroenterologia, Di Bi M I S, University of Palermo, Italy Electronic address
    J Hepatol 62:928-33. 2015
    ..We tested the correlation between epicardial fat, alterations in cardiac geometry and function, and severity of liver damage, in patients with biopsy-proven NAFLD...
  53. doi request reprint Developing drug strategies for the neuroprotective treatment of acute ischemic stroke
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    a Internal Medicine and Cardio Angiology Ward, Department of Biomedicine and Internal Medicine, Di Bi M I S, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 15:1271-84. 2015
    ..Understanding the complexities of the ischemic cascade is essential to developing pharmacological targets for acute ischemic stroke in neuroprotective or flow restoration therapeutic strategies. ..
  54. ncbi request reprint New frontiers in anticoagulation: non vitamin-K oral anticoagulants in stroke prevention
    Valentina Arnao
    a BioNeC Dipartimento di BioMedicina Sperimentale e Neuroscienze Cliniche, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother . 2016
    ..In addition, the use of antidotes, which rapidly reverse the anticoagulant effect of the NOACs, could be useful in bleeding, during emergency procedures, or in case of overdose...
  55. pmc Studies of selective TNF inhibitors in the treatment of brain injury from stroke and trauma: a review of the evidence to date
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Biomedical Department of Internal and Specialistic Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Drug Des Devel Ther 8:2221-38. 2014
    ..On this basis, it appears that etanercept may improve outcomes of TBI by penetrating into the cerebrospinal fluid in rats, although further studies in humans are needed to confirm these interesting and suggestive experimental findings. ..
  56. ncbi request reprint Are the Myokines the Mediators of Physical Activity-Induced Health Benefits?
    Domenico Di Raimondo
    UOC di Medicina Interna e Cardioangiologia, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 22:3622-47. 2016
    ..The most recent techniques have meaningfully improved the identification of the muscle cell secretome, but several issues regarding the extent of secretion from the muscle as well as the actions of the myokines remain unexplained...
  57. ncbi request reprint MicroRNA and receptor mediated signaling pathways as potential therapeutic targets in heart failure
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    a U O C di Medicina Interna con Stroke Care, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica Di Bi M I S, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Expert Opin Ther Targets 20:1287-1300. 2016
    ..Expert opinion: Future treatment strategies should address mediators involved in multiple steps within heart failure pathogenetic pathways...
  58. pmc Diabetic foot syndrome as a possible cardiovascular marker in diabetic patients
    Antonino Tuttolomondo
    Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, U O C di Medicina Interna e CardioAngiologia, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Piazza delle Cliniche, No 2, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    J Diabetes Res 2015:268390. 2015
    ..The purpose of this review is to focus on the immune inflammatory features of DFS and its possible role as a marker of cardiovascular risk in diabetes patients. ..
  59. doi request reprint Residual vein thrombosis for assessing duration of anticoagulation after unprovoked deep vein thrombosis of the lower limbs: the extended DACUS study
    Sergio Siragusa
    Cattedra ed Unità di Ematologia con trapianto, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Italy
    Am J Hematol 86:914-7. 2011
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  60. doi request reprint Cardiac involvement in patients with cirrhosis: a focus on clinical features and diagnosis
    Anna Licata
    aSezione di Gastroenterologia ed Epatologia bSezione di Medicina Clinico Sperimentale, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, DiBiMIS, Universita di Palermo, Italy cDivisione di Cardiologia dSezione di Radiologia, Dipartimento di Biopatologia e Biotecnologie Mediche, DIBIMEF, Universita di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 17:26-36. 2016
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  61. doi request reprint Appropriateness of requests for human serum albumin at the University Hospital of Palermo, Italy: a prospective study
    Alessandra Casuccio
    Dipartimento di Scienze per la Promozione della Salute e Materno Infantile G D Alessandro, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Int J Qual Health Care 27:154-60. 2015
    ..First, to assess the appropriateness of requests for albumin using current guidelines; second, to evaluate physicians' compliance with this protocol...
  62. doi request reprint Familial hypobetalipoproteinemia due to apolipoprotein B R463W mutation causes intestinal fat accumulation and low postprandial lipemia
    Davide Noto
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Emerging Diseases, University of Palermo, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 206:193-8. 2009
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  63. ncbi request reprint [Diabetes mellitus and stroke]
    Giuseppe Licata
    Istituto di Clinica Medica I, Dipartimento Biomedico di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita degli Studi, Azienda Universitaria Policlinico Piazza delle Cliniche, 2, 90127 Palermo
    Ital Heart J Suppl 3:471-7. 2002
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