Sabina Zambon

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery improves atherogenic LDL profile by triglyceride reduction
    Sabina Zambon
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Obes Surg 19:190-5. 2009
  2. pmc Self-perceived weather sensitivity and joint pain in older people with osteoarthritis in six European countries: results from the European Project on OSteoArthritis (EPOSA)
    Erik J Timmermans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:66. 2014
  3. pmc European Project on OSteoArthritis (EPOSA): methodological challenges in harmonization of existing data from five European population-based cohorts on aging
    Laura A Schaap
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:272. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Association of single measurement of estimated glomerular filtration rate and non-quantitative dipstick proteinuria with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in the elderly. Results from the Progetto Veneto Anziani (Pro.V.A.) Study
    Sabina Zambon
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 220:201-7. 2012
  5. pmc Metabolic syndrome and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in an Italian elderly population: the Progetto Veneto Anziani (Pro.V.A.) Study
    Sabina Zambon
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padua, Italy
    Diabetes Care 32:153-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease in the elderly: the Progetto Veneto Anziani (Pro.V.A.) study
    Enzo Manzato
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:47-52. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasma fatty acids and lipoproteins in type 2 diabetic patients
    Annunziata Lapolla
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 22:226-31. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Tooth loss in the elderly and its association with nutritional status, socio-economic and lifestyle factors
    Estella Musacchio
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Acta Odontol Scand 65:78-86. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The impact of knee and hip chondrocalcinosis on disability in older people: the ProVA Study from northeastern Italy
    Estella Musacchio
    Clinica Medica I, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1937-43. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Hyperuricemia is a significant predictor of poor physical performance in the elderly: THE Pro.V.A. Study
    Nicola Veronese
    Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Division, University of Padova, Italy
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2016

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  1. doi request reprint Bariatric surgery improves atherogenic LDL profile by triglyceride reduction
    Sabina Zambon
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Obes Surg 19:190-5. 2009
    ..Objective of this study was to determine the relations between plasma phospholipid fatty acid composition and the presence of small dense LDL particles in morbidly obese patients treated with laparoscopic gastric banding (LAGB)...
  2. pmc Self-perceived weather sensitivity and joint pain in older people with osteoarthritis in six European countries: results from the European Project on OSteoArthritis (EPOSA)
    Erik J Timmermans
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:66. 2014
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  3. pmc European Project on OSteoArthritis (EPOSA): methodological challenges in harmonization of existing data from five European population-based cohorts on aging
    Laura A Schaap
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:272. 2011
    ..The aim of the current report is to describe the purpose of the project, the post harmonization of the cross-national data and methodological challenges related to the harmonization process..
  4. doi request reprint Association of single measurement of estimated glomerular filtration rate and non-quantitative dipstick proteinuria with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in the elderly. Results from the Progetto Veneto Anziani (Pro.V.A.) Study
    Sabina Zambon
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 220:201-7. 2012
    ..To explore the independent and combined clinical validity of estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) and proteinuria on predicting all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in an Italian elderly population...
  5. pmc Metabolic syndrome and all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in an Italian elderly population: the Progetto Veneto Anziani (Pro.V.A.) Study
    Sabina Zambon
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padua, Italy
    Diabetes Care 32:153-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the association of metabolic syndrome and each of its components with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in a general Italian elderly population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease in the elderly: the Progetto Veneto Anziani (Pro.V.A.) study
    Enzo Manzato
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:47-52. 2008
    ..This study describes the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in an elderly population, and its association with cardiovascular diseases...
  7. ncbi request reprint Plasma fatty acids and lipoproteins in type 2 diabetic patients
    Annunziata Lapolla
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Italy
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 22:226-31. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to establish whether the type of dietary fats affects LDL size and density and HDL cholesterol concentrations in these patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Tooth loss in the elderly and its association with nutritional status, socio-economic and lifestyle factors
    Estella Musacchio
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Acta Odontol Scand 65:78-86. 2007
    ..The present study was carried out to evaluate the prevalence of edentulism and its association with social and lifestyle factors in a population of elderly Italians...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of knee and hip chondrocalcinosis on disability in older people: the ProVA Study from northeastern Italy
    Estella Musacchio
    Clinica Medica I, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1937-43. 2011
    ..The role of osteoarthritis in the onset and progression of disability is well known. The impact of chondrocalcinosis on disability has never been investigated in epidemiological studies...
  10. doi request reprint Hyperuricemia is a significant predictor of poor physical performance in the elderly: THE Pro.V.A. Study
    Nicola Veronese
    Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Division, University of Padova, Italy
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2016
    ..The relationship between HU and physical performance is limited. We aimed to investigate the association between HU and physical performance over a 4.4 year follow-up in the elderly...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pain Increases the Risk of Developing Frailty in Older Adults with Osteoarthritis
    Nicola Veronese
    Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Division, University of Padova, Italy
    Pain Med . 2016
    ..We investigated if people with OA reporting pain are more likely to develop frailty than people with OA without pain...
  12. doi request reprint Association of Osteoarthritis With Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Diseases in the Elderly: Findings From the Progetto Veneto Anziano Study Cohort
    Nicola Veronese
    University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Arthritis Rheumatol 68:1136-44. 2016
    ..The possible relevance of osteoarthritis (OA) as a cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factor is still debated. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between OA and the onset of CVD in older individuals...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low Hemoglobin Levels and the Onset of Cognitive Impairment in Older People: The PRO.V.A. Study
    Caterina Trevisan
    1 Geriatrics Division, Department of Medicine DIMED, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res . 2016
    ..32; 95% CI: 0.97-1.79; p = 0.08). In conclusion, low Hb concentrations may predict the onset of cognitive impairment in the elderly, apparently with a stronger association in men than in women...
  14. doi request reprint Serum dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate and osteoarthritis in older people: the Pro.V.A. study
    Nicola Veronese
    Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Division, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani, 2 35128, Padova, Italy
    Clin Rheumatol 35:2609-14. 2016
    ..06-1.30), and knee (men: 1.54; 95 % CI 1.35-1.76; women: 1.31 95 % CI 1.19-1.45). Similar findings emerged for individuals in the intermediate DHEAS tertile. Low DHEAS levels are associated with OA, irrespective of site and gender. ..
  15. doi request reprint Marital Status and Frailty in Older People: Gender Differences in the Progetto Veneto Anziani Longitudinal Study
    Caterina Trevisan
    1 Geriatrics Division, Department of Medicine DIMED, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 25:630-7. 2016
    ..The aim of our study was to examine the association between marital status and the incidence of frailty in a cohort of older men and women over a 4.4-year follow-up...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hyperuricemia, Cardiovascular Profile, and Comorbidity in Older Men and Women: The Pro.V.A. Study
    Estella Musacchio
    1 Department of Medicine DIMED, Clinica Medica 1, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res . 2016
    ..21-5.37) than in women (ns). Patterns of age-dependent UA increase are markedly different in men and women. HU prevalence is substantial and its association with other diseases is gender specific, connoting a peculiar clinical profile...
  17. doi request reprint Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Osteoarthritis in Older People: The Progetto Veneto Anziani Study
    Nicola Veronese
    1 Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Division, University of Padova, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res 18:543-53. 2015
    ..In conclusion, low 25OHD levels are associated with the presence of OA and with OA-related pain, particularly when the hand and hip are involved. ..
  18. doi request reprint Serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and incidence of diabetes in elderly people: the PRO.V.A. study
    Nicola Veronese
    Department of Medicine N V, G S, M D R, F B, E D T, E M, Geriatrics Division Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences S Z, E M and Department of Cardiac, Thoracic, and Vascular Sciences E P, Unit of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Public Health, University of Padova, 35128 Padova, Italy National Research Council S Z, G C, E M, Aging Branch, Institute of Neuroscience, 35128 Padova, Italy Azienda Unità Locale Socio Sanitaria 16, 35127 Padova M C C, Padova, Italy and Internal Medicine Division G B, Azienda Ospedaliera, 35128 Padova, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99:2351-8. 2014
    ..Increasing research has shown that low levels of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin (25OHD) predict the onset of diabetes, but no research is available on this issue in elderly people...
  19. pmc Association between Short Physical Performance Battery and falls in older people: the Progetto Veneto Anziani Study
    Nicola Veronese
    1 Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Division, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res 17:276-84. 2014
    ..Among the single items of the SPPB, the most strongly associated with falls were gait speed in women and the five timed chair stands test in men...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cognitive functions are not affected by dietary fatty acids in elderly subjects in the Pro.V.A. study population
    Enzo Manzato
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 15:83-6. 2003
    ..The aim of the present study was therefore to examine whether type of dietary fats consumed is associated with cognitive performance...
  21. doi request reprint Factors Influencing Transitions Between Frailty States in Elderly Adults: The Progetto Veneto Anziani Longitudinal Study
    Caterina Trevisan
    Geriatrics Division, Department of Medicine, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc . 2016
    ..To investigate frailty state transitions in a cohort of older Italian adults to identify factors exacerbating or improving frailty conditions...
  22. ncbi request reprint A Comparison of Objective Physical Performance Tests and Future Mortality in the Elderly People
    Nicola Veronese
    Geriatrics Division, Department of Medicine DIMED, University of Padova, Italy
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci . 2016
    ..We compared the prognostic usefulness of several objective physical performance tests on mortality, adjusting our analyses for potential confounders...
  23. doi request reprint Low Hemoglobin Levels and Risk of Developing Depression in the Elderly: Results From the Prospective PRO.V.A. Study
    Caterina Trevisan
    Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Division, University of Padova, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry . 2016
    ..We investigated the association between baseline hemoglobin concentrations and incident depression in a cohort of nondepressed elderly individuals...
  24. doi request reprint Orthostatic Changes in Blood Pressure and Mortality in the Elderly: The Pro.V.A Study
    Nicola Veronese
    Geriatrics Section, Department of Medicine DIMED, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 28:1248-56. 2015
    ..We investigated whether orthostatic changes in blood pressure (BP) were associated with any increased risk of all-cause, CVD or non-CVD mortality in a group of elderly people...
  25. doi request reprint Pre-frailty and risk of cardiovascular disease in elderly men and women: the Pro.V.A. study
    Giuseppe Sergi
    Department of Medicine DIMED, Geriatrics Division, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 65:976-83. 2015
    ..Frailty is an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD), but the impact of early, potentially reversible stages of frailty on CVD risk is unknown...
  26. ncbi request reprint The fatty acid composition of plasma phospholipids and the insulin sensitivity in elderly diabetic patients. The Pro.V.A. study
    Enzo Manzato
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 14:474-8. 2002
    ..The prevalence of diabetes is increasing worldwide indicating that life-style habits are important determinants for this disease. The aim of this study was to examine the effects of dietary fats on insulin sensitivity in diabetic patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint The effects of weight changes after middle age on the rate of disability in an elderly population sample
    Luca Busetto
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University ofPadova, Via Giustiniani 2, Padova 35128, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1015-21. 2009
    ..To analyze the association between weight loss and weight gain after middle age and the prevalence of late disability...
  28. doi request reprint Incidence of dementia: evidence for an effect modification by gender. The ILSA Study
    Marianna Noale
    CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Aging Branch, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padova, Italy
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:1867-76. 2013
    ..Gender differences for incidence of dementia among elderly people have been usually investigated considering gender as a predictor and not as a stratification variable...
  29. pmc Vitamin D and physical performance in elderly subjects: the Pro.V.A study
    Elena D Toffanello
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Geriatrics Division, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e34950. 2012
    ..The role of Vitamin D in musculoskeletal functionality among elderly people is still controversial. We investigated the association between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) levels and physical performance in older adults...
  30. ncbi request reprint SERUM THYROID-STIMULATING HORMONE LEVELSAND FRAILTY IN THE ELDERLY: THE PRO.V.A STUDY
    Nicola Veronese
    Via Giustiniani, 2Padova, Padova, Italy, 35128
    Rejuvenation Res . 2016
    ..At follow-up, men in Q5 had an increased risk of frailty (OR=1.37; 95%CI: 1.02-1.91) similarly to women in Q1 (OR=1.47; 95%CI: 1.21-1.78). In conclusion, men with higher and women lower serum TSH levels are at increased risk of frailty...
  31. pmc Vitamin D deficiency and leisure time activities in the elderly: are all pastimes the same?
    Marina De Rui
    Department of Medicine, Geriatric Division, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 9:e94805. 2014
    ..Elderly people would therefore benefit from outdoor leisure activities, but the effects of different types of pastime on serum 25OHD levels have yet to be thoroughly investigated...
  32. ncbi request reprint Restorative proctocolectomy for ulcerative colitis: impact on lipid metabolism and adipose tissue and serum fatty acids
    Marco Scarpa
    Clinica Chirurgica I, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Policlinico Universitario, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:279-87. 2008
    ..The reduction of LDL cholesterol is an index of malabsorption probably due to the accelerated transit and to the exclusion of the terminal ileum caused by the covering ileostomy...
  33. doi request reprint Lipid and phospholipid profile after bowel resection for Crohn's disease
    Giovanna Romanato
    Aging Section, CNR Institute of Neurosciences, Via Giustiniani 2, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 23:931-8. 2008
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint The effect of cardiovascular and osteoarticular diseases on disability in older Italian men and women: rationale, design, and sample characteristics of the Progetto Veneto Anziani (PRO.V.A.) study
    Maria Chiara Corti
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Camposampiero Hospital, Padova, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1535-40. 2002
    ..Describe the methodology and preliminary results of the Progetto Veneto Anziani (PRO.V.A.) Study, an observational study of the Italian population aged 65 and older..
  35. doi request reprint Role of Osteoarthritis, Comorbidity, and Pain in Determining Functional Limitations in Older Populations: European Project on Osteoarthritis
    Sabina Zambon
    University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 68:801-10. 2016
    ..To evaluate the role of comorbidity and pain in the association between hip/knee osteoarthritis (OA) with self-reported as well as performance-based functional limitations in a general elderly population...
  36. doi request reprint Activity of myricetin and other plant-derived polyhydroxyl compounds in human LDL and human vascular endothelial cells against oxidative stress
    Riccardo Bertin
    Department of Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Sciences, University of Padova, Largo E Meneghetti 2, 35131 Padova, Italy
    Biomed Pharmacother 82:472-8. 2016
    ..Taken all together the results indicate myricetin as the most active agent among the selected plant-derived polyhydroxyl compounds, with prominent capacities against ox-LDL and ROS production in HUVEC. ..
  37. doi request reprint How Hand Osteoarthritis, Comorbidity, and Pain Interact to Determine Functional Limitation in Older People: Observations From the European Project on OSteoArthritis Study
    Paola Siviero
    National Research Council, Neuroscience Institute, Padua, Italy
    Arthritis Rheumatol 68:2662-2670. 2016
    ..To examine the role of comorbidity and pain in the associations of hand osteoarthritis (OA) with self-reported and performance-based physical function in a general population of elderly persons...