Scientific Report 2018

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Rapporto Scientifico 2018

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Original articles

Agostinelli S, Garelli S, Gusinu M, Zeverino M, Cavagnetto F, Pupillo F, Bellini A, Taccini G. Dosimetric analysis of Tomotherapy-based intracranial stereotactic radiosurgery of brain metastasis. Physica medica 2018;52:48-55. IF 2.240, Q2, PMID 30139609
Ahlawat S, Del Grande F, Fayad LM. MR imaging features of presumed retroclavicular and periscapular intermuscular vascular plexi - An observational, anatomic study. Clinical imaging 2018;52:62-9. IF: 1.014, Q4, PMID 29913391
Albano D, Bosio G, Treglia G, Giubbini R, Bertagna F. 18F-FDG PET/CT in solitary plasmacytoma: metabolic behavior and progression to multiple myeloma. European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging 2018;45:77-84. IF 7.704, Q1, PMID 28822997
Benetti C, Conficconi E, Hamitaga F, Wyttenbach M, Lava SAG, Milani GP, Bianchetti MG, Simonetti GD, Helbling R. Course of acute nonspecific mesenteric lymphadenitis: single-center experience. European journal of pediatrics 2018;177:243-6. IF 2.242, Q2, PMID28913615
Biasco L, Pedrazzini G, De Backer O, Klersy C, Bellesi LPresilla S, Badini M, Faletra F, Pasotti E, Ferrari E, Demertzis S, Moccetti T, Aviano D, Moccetti M. Radiological exposure of patients undergoing transcatheter aortic valve implantation in contemporary practice. Journal of cardiovascular medicine 2018;19:579-85. IF 1.6790, Q3, PMID 30045085
Bini FTrimboli P, Marinozzi F, Giovanella L. Treatment of benign thyroid nodules by high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) at different acoustic powers: a study on in-silico phantom. Endocrine 2018;59:506-9. IF 3.179, Q2, PMID 28638983
Campennì A, Giovanella L, Pignata SA, Vento A, Alibrandi A, Sturiale L, Laudicella R, Comis AD, Filice R, Giuffrida G, Stipo ME, Giovinazzo S, Trimarchi F, Ruggeri RM, Baldari S. Undetectable or low (<1 ng/ml) postsurgical thyroglobulin values do not rule out metastases in early stage differentiated thyroid cancer patients. Oncotarget 2018;9:17491-500. IF 0, PMID 29707123
Ceriani LMilan L, Martelli M, Ferreri AJM, Cascione L, Zinzani PL, Di Rocco A, Conconi A, Stathis A, Cavalli F, Bellei M, Cozens K, Porro E, Giovanella L, Johnson PW, Zucca E. Metabolic heterogeneity on baseline 18FDG-PET/CT scan is a predictor of outcome in primary mediastinal B-cell lymphoma. Blood 2018;132:179-86. IF 15.132, Q1, PMID 29720487
Del Grande F, Delcogliano M, Guglielmi R, Raithel E, Stern SE, Papp DF, Candrian C, Fritz J. Fully Automated 10-Minute 3D CAIPIRINHA SPACE TSE MRI of the Knee in Adults: A Multicenter, Multireader, Multifield-Strength Validation Study. Investigative radiology 2018;53:689-97. IF 6.224, Q1, PMID 30085948
Finkenstaedt T, Del Grande F, Bolog N, Ulrich N, Tok S, Kolokythas O, Steurer J, Andreisek G, Winklhofer S. Modic Type 1 Changes: Detection Performance of Fat-Suppressed Fluid-Sensitive MRI Sequences. RoFo 2018;190:152-60. IF 1.636, Q3, PMID 29179238
Finkenstaedt T, Del Grande F, Bolog N, Ulrich NH, Tok S, Burgstaller JM, Steurer J, Chung CB, Andreisek G, Winklhofer S. Correlation of listhesis on upright radiographs and central lumbar spinal canal stenosis on supine MRI: is it possible to predict lumbar spinal canal stenosis? Skeletal radiology 2018;47:1269-75. IF 1.567, Q3, PMID 29651713
Gerber L, Gaspert A, Braghetti A, Zwahlen H, Wuthrich R, Zbinden R, Mueller N, Fehr T. Ureaplasma and Mycoplasma in kidney allograft recipients-A case series and review of the literature. Transplant infectious disease 2018;20:e12937.IF 1.869, Q3, PMID 29856498
Giovanella L, Imperiali M, Piccardo A, Taborelli M, Verburg FA, Daurizio F, Trimboli P. Procalcitonin measurement to screen medullary thyroid carcinoma: A prospective evaluation in a series of 2705 patients with thyroid nodules. European journal of clinical investigation 2018;48:e12934. IF 3.086, Q1, PMID 29635700
Giovanella L, Imperiali M, Verburg FA, Trimboli P. Early post-treatment risk stratification of differentiated thyroid cancer: comparison of three high-sensitive Tg assays. European journal of endocrinology 2018;178:75-82. IF 4.333, Q1, PMID 29142052
Giovanella LPiccardo APezzoli C, Bini F, Ricci RRuberto TTrimboli P. Comparison of high intensity focused ultrasound and radioiodine for treating toxic thyroid nodules. Clinical endocrinology 2018;89:219-25. IF 3.077, Q2, PMID 29741290
Leroy-Freschini B, Treglia G, Argemi X, Bund C, Kessler R, Herbrecht R, Imperiale A. 18F-FDG PET/CT for invasive fungal infection in immunocompromised patients. QJM 2018;111:613-22. IF 3.204, Q1, PMID 29917146
Maino P, Presilla S, Colli Franzone PA, van Kuijk SMJ, Perez R, Koetsier E. Radiation Dose Exposure for Lumbar Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injections and Facet Joint Blocks Under CT vs. Fluoroscopic Guidance. Pain practice 2018;18:798-804. IF 2.187, Q3, PMID29282848
Marcelin C, D'Souza S, Le Bras Y, Petitpierre F, Grenier N, van den Berg JC, Huasen B. Mechanical Thrombectomy in Acute Thrombosis of Dialysis Arteriovenous Fistulae and Grafts Using a Vacuum-Assisted Thrombectomy Catheter: A Multicenter Study. Journal of vascular and interventional radiology 2018;29:993-7. IF 2.758, Q2, PMID 29859664
Montagna G, Balestra S, D'Aurizio F, Romanelli F, Benagli C, Tozzoli R, Risch L, Giovanella L, Imperiali M. Establishing normal values of total testosterone in adult healthy men by the use of four immunometric methods and liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry. Clinical chemistry and laboratory medicine 2018;56:1936-44. IF 3.556, Q1, PMID 29746252
Patella M, Saporito A, Puligheddu C, Mongelli F, La Regina D, Pini R, Inderbitzi R, Cafarotti S. Lung Ultrasound to Detect Residual Pneumothorax After Chest Drain Removal in Lung Resections. The Annals of thoracic surgery 2018;105:1537-42. IF 3.779, Q1, PMID 29331648
Piccardo A, Puntoni M, Ferrarazzo G, Foppiani L, Bottoni G, Altrinetti V, Treglia G, Naseri M, Dib B, Cabria M, Trimboli P, Massollo M, Giovanella L. Could short thyroid hormone withdrawal be an effective strategy for radioiodine remnant ablation in differentiated thyroid cancer patients? European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging 2018;45:1218-23. IF 7.704, Q1, PMID 29460027
Pravatà E, Presilla S, Roccatagliata L, Cianfoni A. Operator radiation doses during CT-guided spine procedures. Clinical neurology and neurosurgery 2018;173:105-9. IF 1.736, Q3, PMID30107353
Righi S, Ugolini M, Bottoni G, Puntoni M, Iacozzi M, Paparo F, Cabria M, Ceriani L, Gambaro M, Giovanella L, Piccardo A. Biokinetic and dosimetric aspects of (64)CuCl2 in human prostate cancer: possible theranostic implications. EJNMMI research 2018;8:18. IF 2.630, Q2, PMID 29492782
Sadeghi R, Harsini S, Qodsi Rad MA, Dabbagh VR, Treglia G. Prognostic Significance of Fluorine-18 Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography in Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Systematic Review and a Meta-Analysis. Contrast media & molecular imaging 2018;2018:9760492. IF 2.934, Q2, PMID 30627062
Scarone P, Vincenzo GDistefano DDel Grande F, Cianfoni A, Presilla S, Reinert M. Use of the Airo mobile intraoperative CT system versus the O-arm for transpedicular screw fixation in the thoracic and lumbar spine: a retrospective cohort study of 263 patients. Journal of neurosurgery Spine 2018;29:397-406. IF 2.761, Q2, PMID 29979141
Spina V, Bruscaggin A, Cuccaro A, Martini M, Di Trani M, Forestieri G, Manzoni M, Condoluci A, Arribas A, Terzi-Di-Bergamo L, Locatelli SL, Cupelli E, Ceriani L, Moccia AA, Stathis A, Nassi L, Deambrogi C, Diop F, Guidetti F, Cocomazzi A, Annunziata S, Rufini V, Giordano A, Neri A, Boldorini R, Gerber B, Bertoni F, Ghielmini M, Stussi G, Santoro A, Cavalli F, Zucca E, Larocca LM, Gaidano G, Hohaus S, Carlo-Stella C, Rossi D. Circulating tumor DNA reveals genetics, clonal evolution, and residual disease in classical Hodgkin lymphoma. Blood 2018;131:2413-25. IF 15.132, Q1, PMID 29449275
Taverna E, Guarrella V, Cartolari R, Ufenast H, Broffoni L, Barea C, Garavaglia G. Arthroscopically-assisted Latarjet: an easy and reproducible technique for improving the accuracy of graft and screw placement. Shoulder & elbow 2018;10:99-106. IF 0, PMID29560035
Treglia G, Glaudemans A, Bertagna F, Hazenberg BPC, Erba PA, Giubbini R, Ceriani L, Prior JO, Giovanella L, Slart R. Diagnostic accuracy of bone scintigraphy in the assessment of cardiac transthyretin-related amyloidosis: a bivariate meta-analysis. European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging 2018;45:1945-55. IF 7.704, Q1, PMID 29687207
Trimboli P, Bini F, Marinozzi F, Baek JH, Giovanella L. High-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) therapy for benign thyroid nodules without anesthesia or sedation. Endocrine 2018;61:210-5. IF 3.179, Q2, PMID 29453658
Trimboli P, Castellana M, Virili C, Giorgino F, Giovanella L. Efficacy of Vandetanib in Treating Locally Advanced or Metastatic Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma According to RECIST Criteria: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Frontiers in endocrinology 2018;9:224. IF 3.519, Q2, PMID 29774010
Trimboli P, Crescenzi A, Giovanella L. Performance of Italian Consensus for the Classification and Reporting of Thyroid Cytology (ICCRTC) in discriminating indeterminate lesions at low and high risk of malignancy. A systematic review and meta-analysis. Endocrine 2018;60:31-5. IF 3.179, Q2, PMID 28786076
Trimboli P, Deandrea M, Mormile A, Ceriani L, Garino F, Limone PP, Giovanella L. American Thyroid Association ultrasound system for the initial assessment of thyroid nodules: Use in stratifying the risk of malignancy of indeterminate lesions. Head & neck 2018;40:722-7. IF 2.471, Q1, PMID 29247582
Trimboli P, Fulciniti F, Merlo E, Barizzi J, Mazzucchelli L, Giovanella L. Histologic Outcome of Indeterminate Thyroid Nodules Classified at Low or High Risk. Endocrine pathology 2018;29:75-9. IF 2.541, Q2, PMID 29396808
Trimboli PGiovanella L. Procalcitonin as Marker of Recurrent Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Endocrinology and metabolism 2018;33:204-10. IF 0, PMID 29947178
Trimboli PGiovanella L. Reliability of core needle biopsy as a second-line procedure in thyroid nodules with an indeterminate fine-needle aspiration report: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ultrasonography 2018;37:121-8. IF 0, PMID 29427991           
Trimboli P, Imperiali M, Piccardo A, Campenn IA, Giordani I, Ruggeri RM, Baldari S, Orlandi F, Giovanella L. Multicentre clinical evaluation of the new highly sensitive Elecsys(R) thyroglobulin II assay in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma. Clinical endocrinology 2018;88:295-302. IF 3.077, Q2, PMID 28960391
Trimboli P, Lauretta R, Barnabei A, Valabrega S, Romanelli F, Giovanella L, Appetecchia M. Procalcitonin as a postoperative marker in the follow-up of patients affected by medullary thyroid carcinoma. International journal of biological markers 2018;33:156-60. IF 1.449, Q4, PMID 29707993
Trimboli PPaone GTreglia G, Virili C, Ruberto TCeriani LPiccardo AGiovanella L. Fine-needle aspiration in all thyroid incidentalomas at (18) F-FDG PET/CT: Can EU-TIRADS revise the dogma? Clinical endocrinology 2018;89:642-8. IF 3.077, Q2, PMID 30019402
Trimboli P, Virili C, Centanni M, Giovanella L. Thyroxine Treatment With Softgel Capsule Formulation: Usefulness in Hypothyroid Patients Without Malabsorption. Frontiers in endocrinology 2018;9:118. IF 3.519, Q2, PMID 29619010
Valabrega S, Santolamazza G, Romanelli F, Scapicchio G, D'Angelo F, Bellotti C, Aurello P, Izzo L, Giovagnoli MR, Trimboli P. Cancer Rate of the Indeterminate Lesions at Low or High Risk According to Italian System for Reporting of Thyroid FNA. Frontiers in endocrinology 2018;9:371. IF 3.519, Q2, PMID 30050499
Verburg FA, Mader U, Giovanella L, Luster M, Reiners C. Low or Undetectable Basal Thyroglobulin Levels Obviate the Need for Neck Ultrasound in Differentiated Thyroid Cancer Patients After Total Thyroidectomy and (131)I Ablation. Thyroid 2018;28:722-8. IF 7.557, Q1, PMID 29665748
Virili C, Giovanella L, Fallahi P, Antonelli A, Santaguida MG, Centanni M, Trimboli P. Levothyroxine Therapy: Changes of TSH Levels by Switching Patients from Tablet to Liquid Formulation. A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Frontiers in endocrinology 2018;9:10. IF 3.519, Q2, PMID 29434573
Carrara M, Cutajar D, Alnaghy S, Espinoza A, Romanyukha A, Presilla S, Tenconi C, Cerrotta A, Fallai C, Safavi-Naeini M, Petasecca M, Kejda A, Lerch M, Corde S, Jackson M, Howie A, Bucci J, Rosenfeld AB. Semiconductor real-time quality assurance dosimetry in brachytherapy. Brachytherapy 2018;17:133-45. IF 2.227, Q2, PMID 28964727
Dessi K, Giovannacci L, van den Berg JC. Debulking plus drug-coated balloon combination as revascularization strategy for complex femoropopliteal lesions. The Journal of cardiovascular surgery 2018;59:70-8. F 1.195, Q3, PMID 28975778
July M, Santhanam P, Giovanella LTreglia G. Role of positron emission tomography imaging in Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndromes. Clinical physiology and functional imaging 2018;38:4-9. IF 2.600, Q2, PMID 27677981
Muoio B, Giovanella LTreglia G. Recent Developments of 18F-FET PET in Neuro-oncology. Current medicinal chemistry 2018;25:3061-73. IF 3.469, Q2, PMID 29173147
Santhanam P, Ahima RS, Mammen JS, Giovanella LTreglia G. Brown Adipose Tissue (BAT) detection by (18)F-FDG PET and thyroid hormone level(s)-a systematic review. Endocrine 2018;62:496-500. IF 3.179, Q2, PMID 30066287
Treglia G, Kroiss AS, Piccardo A, Lococo F, Santhanam P, Imperiale A. Role of positron emission tomography in thyroid and neuroendocrine tumors. Minerva endocrinologica 2018;43:341-55. IF 1.260, Q4, PMID 28949122
Treglia GTrimboli P, Huellner M, Giovanella L. Imaging in primary hyperparathyroidism: focus on the evidence-based diagnostic performance of different methods. Minerva endocrinologica 2018;43:133-43. IF 1.260, Q4, PMID 28650133
Trimboli P, Dietrich CF, David E, Mastroeni G, Ventura Spagnolo O, Sidhu PS, Letizia C, Messineo D, D'Ambrosio F, Radzina M, Cantisani V. Ultrasound and ultrasound-related techniques in endocrine diseases. Minerva endocrinologica 2018;43:333-40. IF 1.260, Q4, PMID 28880056
Case reports
Balestra A, Bytyci H, Guillod C, Braghetti A, Elzi L. A case of ulceroglandular tularemia presenting with lymphadenopathy and an ulcer on a linear morphoea lesion surrounded by erysipelas. International medical case reports journal 2018;11:313-8. IF 0, PMID 30519119
Caporali E, Van Den Berg JC, Ferrari E. Endovascular treatment of complex aortic injuries 40 years after surgery for aortic coarctation. Journal of vascular surgery cases and innovative techniques 2018;4:181. IF0, PMID 29942917
Caranzano L, Colombo J, Cartolari R, Perren A. An unexpected blood thief: the subacute presentation of a spontaneous Ilio-iliac arterio-venous fistula. Intensive Care Med 2018;44:1953-4. IF 15.008, Q1, PMID 29947881
Cattaneo M, Puligheddu C, Luca G, Gallino A. Chronic pararenal aortic and iliac occlusion. European heart journal 2018;39:4185. IF 23.425, Q1, PMID 30202954
Colombo J, Elzi L, Treglia G, Perren A. Light in the dark: (18)F-FDG PET/CT in Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia of unknown origin. Intensive Care Med 2018;44:488-9. IF 15.008, Q1, PMID 29134234
Cristaudi A, Barizzi J, Rosso R, Varini M, Alerci M, Rubbia Brandt L, Majno P, Balzarotti Canger RC. Medullary-like hepatocellular carcinoma. Journal of surgical case reports 2018;2018:rjy010. IF 0, PMID 29435219
Rapicetta C, Taddei S, Casali M, Valli R, Lococo F, Treglia G, Paci M. Uncommon distant metastasis of pleural mesothelioma detected by whole-body (18)F-FDG PET/CT. Revista espanola de medicina nuclear e imagen molecular 2018;37:125-7. IF 1.202, Q4, PMID28330698
Treglia GTrimboli P, Zilioli V, Fulciniti F, Giovanella L. Unusual case of tumor of unknown origin found by (18)F-FDG PET/CT: Metastatic clear cell carcinoma of the thyroid gland. Revista espanola de medicina nuclear e imagen molecular 2018;37:54-6. IF 1.202, Q4, PMID28330699
Editorials or letters or comments or study protocols
Giovanella L, Avram AM, Clerc J, Hindie E, Taieb D, Verburg FA. Postoperative serum thyroglobulin and neck ultrasound to drive decisions about iodine-131 therapy in patients with differentiated thyroid carcinoma: an evidence-based strategy? European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging 2018;45:2155-8. IF 7.704, Q1, PMID 30062605
Giovanella L, Giordani I, Imperiali M, Orlandi F, Trimboli P. Measuring procalcitonin to overcome heterophilic-antibody-induced spurious hypercalcitoninemia. Clinical chemistry and laboratory medicine 2018;56:e191-e3. IF 3.556, Q1, PMID 29257751
Giovanella L. Clinical diagnosis of endocrine diseases. Minerva endocrinologica 2018;43:259-60. IF 1.260, Q4, PMID 29991210
Hindie E, Taieb D, Avram AM, Giovanella L. Radioactive iodine ablation in low-risk thyroid cancer. Lancet Diabetes & endocrinology 2018;6:686. IF 19.313, Q1, PMID 30143187
Piccardo A, Giovanella L. Re: Low-Dose Radioactive Iodine Ablation Is Sufficient in Patients With Small Papillary Thyroid Cancer Having Minor Extrathyroidal Extension and Central Lymph Node Metastasis (T3 N1a). Clinical nuclear medicine 2018;43:631-2. IF 6.281, Q1, PMID29485434
Piccardo A, Puntoni M, Verburg FA, Luster M, Giovanella L. Power of Absolute Values to Avoid Data Misinterpretations: The Case of Radioiodine-Induced Leukemia and Myelodysplasia. J Clin Oncol 2018;36:1880-1. IF 26.303, Q1, PMID 29723094
Piccardo A, Treglia G. Could (68)Ga-somatostatin analogues be an important alternative to (18)F-DOPA PET/CT in pediatrics? European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging 2018;45:247-9. IF 7.704, Q1, PMID 29181566
Santhanam P, Treglia G, Ahima RS. Detection of brown adipose tissue by (18) F-FDG PET/CT in pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma: A systematic review. Journal of clinical hypertension 2018;20:615. IF 2.629, Q3, PMID 29443440
Trimboli PGiovanella L. The Significance of Having an Excellent Patient's Comfort with Thyroid Core Needle Biopsy. Endocrinology and metabolism 2018;33:53-4. IF 0, PMID29589388
Tulchinsky M, Binse I, Campenni A, Dizdarevic S, Giovanella L, Jong I, Kairemo K, Kim CK. Radioactive Iodine Therapy for Differentiated Thyroid Cancer: Lessons from Confronting Controversial Literature on Risks for Secondary Malignancy. Journal of nuclear medicine 2018;59:723-5. IF 7.439, Q1, PMID 29653977
van den Berg JC. The continuing evolution of endovascular therapy. Journal of cardiovascular surgery 2018;59:493-4. IF 1.195, Q3, PMID 29984955
Verburg FA, Giovanella L, Iakovou I, Konijnenberg MW, Langsteger W, Lassmann M, Mihailovic J, Luster M. I-131 as adjuvant treatment for differentiated thyroid carcinoma may cause an increase in the incidence of secondary haematological malignancies: an "inconvenient" truth? European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging 2018;45:2247-9. IF 7.704, Q1, PMID 30298378