Francesco Erminio

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The cerebral representation of space depends on the integration of many different sensory inputs. The vestibular system provides one such input and its dysfunction can cause profound spatial disorientation. Using positron emission tomography (PET), we measured regional cerebral perfusion with various vestibular stimulations to map central vestibular(More)
Eleven of 31 clinical centers participating in the Italian Acute Stroke Study--Hemodilution carried out a preliminary study on the effectiveness of ganglioside GM1 in acute stroke; 502 patients were randomized to GM1 (GM1, n = 121), GM1 plus hemodilution (GM1 + H, n = 128), placebo (P, n = 130), or placebo plus hemodilution (P + H, n = 123) groups less than(More)