Alessandro Caprio

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The management of chronic lateral instability of the ankle remains controversial. In general, the anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL) must be reconstructed in all patients. Some will also need reconstruction of the calcaneofibular ligament (CFL) (or its function) to regain stability of both the ankle and the subtalar joints, and to avoid recurrence of(More)
Temozolomide a recent, oral, second generation alkylating agent is a chemotherapeutic with demonstrated efficacy for the treatment of high-grade gliomas; its efficacy has been demonstrated in both pre-clinical and phase I and II studies. The goal of this study is to determine the activity and safety of temozolomide in improving overall survival (OS),(More)
The case of a seven-month-old infant is reported who had an eventration of the left hemidiaphragm associated with two bronchopulmonary foregut anomalies, duplication of the esophagus, and intralobar sequestration of the left upper lobe. The literature indicates that eventration of the diaphragm is associated with pulmonary sequestration in up to 50% of(More)
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