Alterations of the Intestinal Barrier in Patients With Autism Spectrum Disorders and in Their First-degree Relatives
- L. de Magistris, V. Familiari, C. Bravaccio
- MedicineJournal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and…
- 1 October 2010
It is indicated that measuring IPT could help to identify a subgroup of patients with autism who could benefit from a gluten-free diet and indicate the presence of an intestinal (tight-junction linked) hereditary factor in the families of subjects with autism.
Lamotrigine versus Valproic Acid as First‐line Monotherapy in Newly Diagnosed Typical Absence Seizures: An Open‐label, Randomized, Parallel‐group Study
To compare the efficacy of lamotrigine (LTG) and valproic acid (VPA) in newly diagnosed children and adolescents with typical absence seizures is compared.
Oxidative DNA damage in the human trabecular meshwork: clinical correlation in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma.
- S. Saccà, A. Pascotto, P. Camicione, P. Capris, A. Izzotti
- Medicine, BiologyA M A Archives of Ophthalmology
- 1 April 2005
Oxidative stress may represent an important pathogenetic step in primary open-angle glaucoma because it could induce human trabecular meshwork degeneration, favoring an intraocular pressure increase, thus priming the glaucolytic cascade.
The ketogenic diet in children, adolescents and young adults with refractory epilepsy: an Italian multicentric experience
Levetiracetam or oxcarbazepine as monotherapy in newly diagnosed benign epilepsy of childhood with centrotemporal spikes (BECTS): An open-label, parallel group trial
Efficacy and safety of levetiracetam: An add-on trial in children with refractory epilepsy
Ketogenic diet for the treatment of catastrophic epileptic encephalopathies in childhood.
Antibodies against Food Antigens in Patients with Autistic Spectrum Disorders
- L. de Magistris, A. Picardi, C. Bravaccio
- Medicine, BiologyBioMed research international
- 1 August 2013
Immune system of a subgroup of ASDs is triggered by gluten and casein; this could be related either to AGA, DPG, and Casein IgG elevated production or to impaired intestinal barrier function.
Topiramate in children and adolescents with epilepsy and mental retardation: A prospective study on behavior and cognitive effects
Polysomnographic findings in Rett syndrome: a case–control study
This study may be considered a report about the ventilatory impairment during sleep in Rett syndrome and the first approach to the macrostructural aspects of sleep supported by the PSG data that could be considered mandatory for a better comprehension of this very complex syndrome.