Aldo Chioni

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Sedated sleep and sleep deprivation are commonly used methods to increase the diagnostic yield of the electroencephalogram (EEG), especially in the evaluation of people with epilepsy, but the rate of activation achieved by them is controversial, as is the issue of whether it is sleep itself, or sleep deprivation which is responsible for their alleged(More)
The cases of two elderly women with external ophthalmoplegia, generalized muscle weakness and serum anti-acetylcholine receptor antibodies, are presented. The electophysiological studies showed a myopathic pattern but no indications of myasthenia after repetitive stimulation. The edrophonium test was negative and there was no response to anticholinesterase(More)
BACKGROUND The selection of patients according to key genetic characteristics may help to tailor chemotherapy and optimize the treatment in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) patients. Functional polymorphisms within the cytochrome P450 1B1 (CYP1B1) gene have been associated with alterations in enzymatic expression and activity and may change(More)
BACKGROUND We aimed at investigating the outcomes of female patients with stage IIIB-IV adenocarcinoma of the lung according to EGFR and K-Ras mutational status. METHODS One hundred and three consecutive female patients genotyped at a single Italian Institution were analyzed. Patients were planned to receive first-line platinum-based chemotherapy (CT) and(More)
  • Ilaria Pastina, Elisa Giovannetti, Aldo Chioni, Tristan M Sissung, Francesco Crea, Cinzia Orlandini +13 others
  • 2016
The Open University's repository of research publications and other research outputs Cytochrome 450 1B1 (CYP1B1) polymorphisms associated with response to docetaxel in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) patients. (2010). Cytochrome 450 1B1 (CYP1B1) polymorphisms associated with response to docetaxel in Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC)(More)
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