Prof.Dr. Carlo Cianchetti, MD - Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry - Professor

Prof.Dr. Carlo Cianchetti

MD

Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry

Professor

Cagliari, Sardinia | Italy

Main Specialties: Neurology

Additional Specialties: Neurology Psychiatry

Prof.Dr. Carlo Cianchetti, MD - Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry - Professor

Prof.Dr. Carlo Cianchetti

MD

Introduction

Full Professor since November 1980, he was Director of the Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry of the University of Cagliari.
President of the Italian Society of Child and Adolescent NeuroPsychiatry from 1998 to 2004.
He is author or co-author of more than 300 scientific papers, prevalently concerning topics related to child-adolescent psychiatry, neurology and neuropsychology.
He is co-author of a series of psychiatric evaluation scales for children and adolescents (SAFA, GiuntiOS, Florence) and of a test on language evaluation (TVL, Erickson, Trento). He has co-edited 3 volumes.

Primary Affiliation: Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry - Cagliari, Sardinia , Italy

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Publications

42Publications

447Reads

756Profile Views

132PubMed Central Citations

Gastrointestinal symptoms in children: Primary care and specialist interface.

Int J Clin Pract 2018 Jun 24;72(6):e13093. Epub 2018 Apr 24.

Pediatric Gastroenterology and Cystic Fibrosis Unit, Department of Human Pathology in Adulthood and Childhood "G. Barresi", University of Messina, Messina, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijcp.13093DOI Listing
June 2018
13 Reads
2.570 Impact Factor

Epileptic headache: A cephalic pain seizure, confirmed by the close coincidence with epileptiform EEG abnormalities.

Authors:
Carlo Cianchetti

Seizure 2016 May 16;38:75-6. Epub 2016 Mar 16.

via Stazione Vecchia 5, 09125, Cagliari, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2016.03.004DOI Listing
May 2016
6 Reads
2.060 Impact Factor

Botulinum Toxin Type a as a Therapeutic Agent against Headache and Related Disorders.

Toxins (Basel) 2015 Sep 23;7(9):3818-44. Epub 2015 Sep 23.

National Research Council (CNR) of Italy, Institute of Cell Biology and Neurobiology, Roma 00185, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/toxins7093818DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4591645PMC
September 2015
7 Reads
8 Citations
2.480 Impact Factor

TRPV1, CGRP and SP in scalp arteries of patients suffering from chronic migraine.

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2015 Apr 6;86(4):393-7. Epub 2014 Oct 6.

Neuropsichiatria Infantile, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jnnp-2014-308813DOI Listing
April 2015
3 Reads
9 Citations
6.810 Impact Factor

Epileptic headache: need for a better knowledge.

Headache 2015 Apr 11;55(4):580-1. Epub 2015 Mar 11.

University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/head.12542DOI Listing
April 2015
4 Reads
2.710 Impact Factor

"X-linked mental retardation and conjuntival teleangectasias": correction of the previously reported karyotype.

Am J Med Genet A 2015 Mar;167A(3):677

Former Neuropsichiatria Infantile, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.36888DOI Listing
March 2015
7 Reads
2.160 Impact Factor

Analgesic effects of botulinum neurotoxin type A in a model of allyl isothiocyanate- and capsaicin-induced pain in mice.

Toxicon 2015 Feb 19;94:23-8. Epub 2014 Dec 19.

Child Neuropsychiatry Clinic, AOU, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2014.12.007DOI Listing
February 2015
4 Reads
4 Citations
2.492 Impact Factor

The perceived burden of epilepsy: Impact on the quality of life of children and adolescents and their families.

Seizure 2015 Jan 16;24:93-101. Epub 2014 Sep 16.

Department of Neurosciences, IRCSS - Istituto for Pharmacological Research "Mario Negri", Milano, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2014.09.003DOI Listing
January 2015
8 Reads
4 Citations
2.060 Impact Factor

Definitions need to be consistent with the facts. Reply to Parisi et al.

Cephalalgia 2014 Feb 5;34(2):154-5. Epub 2013 Aug 5.

Child & Adolescent Neuropsychiatry, University, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0333102413499250DOI Listing
February 2014
9 Reads
4.891 Impact Factor

Epileptic headache: closing Pandora's box.

Epileptic Disord 2013 Dec;15(4):465

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1684/epd.2013.0613DOI Listing
December 2013
6 Reads
0.900 Impact Factor

Functional characterization of a novel C-terminal ATP1A2 mutation causing hemiplegic migraine and epilepsy.

Cephalalgia 2013 Dec 9;33(16):1302-10. Epub 2013 Jul 9.

Pediatric Neurology and Neurogenetics Unit, Children's Hospital A. Meyer, University of Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0333102413495116DOI Listing
December 2013
7 Reads
4 Citations
4.891 Impact Factor

Epileptic seizures and headache/migraine: a review of types of association and terminology.

Seizure 2013 Nov 3;22(9):679-85. Epub 2013 Jul 3.

Neuropsichiatria Infantile, Epilepsy Unit, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria and University of Cagliari, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2013.05.017DOI Listing
November 2013
6 Reads
6 Citations
2.060 Impact Factor

Terminology should be as simple as possible and should express the concepts clearly.

Seizure 2013 Nov 8;22(9):800. Epub 2013 Aug 8.

Child & Adolescent Neuropsychiatry, University, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Cagliari, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.seizure.2013.07.016DOI Listing
November 2013
6 Reads
2.060 Impact Factor

Pure epileptic headache and related manifestations: a video-EEG report and discussion of terminology.

Epileptic Disord 2013 Mar;15(1):84-92

Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry, University, Epilepsy Unit, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1684/epd.2013.0552DOI Listing
March 2013
6 Reads
1 Citation
0.900 Impact Factor

A novel LRSAM1 mutation is associated with autosomal dominant axonal Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.

Eur J Hum Genet 2013 Feb 11;21(2):190-4. Epub 2012 Jul 11.

Neurogenetics Department, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, Nicosia, Cyprus.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ejhg.2012.146DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3548253PMC
February 2013
6 Reads
6 Citations
4.350 Impact Factor

Headache, migraine and epileptic seizures. A comment on the types of association and on terminology.

Cephalalgia 2012 Dec 11;32(16):1225-6. Epub 2012 Oct 11.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0333102412462288DOI Listing
December 2012
7 Reads
4.891 Impact Factor

The role of the neurovascular scalp structures in migraine.

Authors:
Carlo Cianchetti

Cephalalgia 2012 Jul 19;32(10):778-84. Epub 2012 Jun 19.

Neuropsichiatria Inf., Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, University of Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0333102412449930DOI Listing
July 2012
3 Reads
1 Citation
4.891 Impact Factor

Satisfaction with antiepileptic drugs in children and adolescents with newly diagnosed and chronic epilepsy.

Epilepsy Res 2012 Jun 3;100(1-2):142-51. Epub 2012 Mar 3.

Laboratory of Neurological Disorders, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milano, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2012.02.005DOI Listing
June 2012
7 Reads
3 Citations
2.020 Impact Factor

Pressure-painful scalp arteries in children and adolescents suffering from migraine.

Cephalalgia 2011 Nov 13;31(15):1576-9. Epub 2011 Sep 13.

Neuropsichiatria Infantile, Azienda Ospedaliera-Universitaria, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0333102411421026DOI Listing
November 2011
4 Reads
4.891 Impact Factor

Effectiveness and safety of antipsychotics in early onset psychoses: a long-term comparison.

Psychiatry Res 2011 Oct 12;189(3):349-56. Epub 2011 May 12.

Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry, Hospital-University of Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2011.03.020DOI Listing
October 2011
6 Reads
1 Citation
2.470 Impact Factor

Painful scalp arteries in migraine.

J Neurol 2010 Oct 9;257(10):1642-7. Epub 2010 May 9.

Neuropsichiatria Inf., Università di Cagliari, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Via Ospedale 119, 09124, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00415-010-5582-8DOI Listing
October 2010
13 Reads
1 Citation
3.380 Impact Factor

Progressive spastic paraplegia as a feature of tetrasomy 18p.

Am J Med Genet A 2010 Sep;152A(9):2173-5

Istituto di Neurogenetica e Neurofarmacologia, CNR Cittadella Universitaria, Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.33576DOI Listing
September 2010
5 Reads
2.160 Impact Factor

Ring chromosome 14 mosaicism: an unusual case associated with developmental delay and epilepsy, characterized by genome array-CGH.

Am J Med Genet A 2010 Jan;152A(1):234-6

INN-CNR, Cittadella Universitaria, ss 554, bivio Sestu, 09042 Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.33167DOI Listing
January 2010
8 Reads
1 Citation
2.160 Impact Factor

Compression of superficial temporal arteries by a handmade device: a simple way to block or attenuate migraine attacks in children and adolescents.

J Child Neurol 2010 Jan 12;25(1):67-70. Epub 2009 Jun 12.

Department of Neurosciences, Clinical Section of Neuropsichiatria Infantile, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0883073809333534DOI Listing
January 2010
36 Reads
1.670 Impact Factor

Early-onset psychoses: comparison of clinical features and adult outcome in 3 diagnostic groups.

Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 2009 Sep 12;40(3):421-37. Epub 2009 Mar 12.

Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry, Department of Neurosciences, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10578-009-0134-0DOI Listing
September 2009
5 Reads
5 Citations

Scalp periarterial saline efficacy in migraine and relation to exploding and imploding headache.

J Neurol 2009 Jul 1;256(7):1109-13. Epub 2009 Mar 1.

University Department of Neurosciences, Clinical Section of Neuropsichiatria Infantile, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, 09124 Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00415-009-5077-7DOI Listing
July 2009
4 Reads
1 Citation
3.380 Impact Factor

Treatment of migraine attacks by compression of temporal superficial arteries using a device.

Med Sci Monit 2009 Apr;15(4):CR185-8

University Department of Neurosciences, Clinical Section of Neuropsichiatria Infantile, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Cagliari, Italy.

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April 2009
37 Reads
1 Citation

Incidence of epilepsy in extremely low-birthweight infants (<1,000 g): a population study of central and southern Sardinia.

Epilepsia 2009 Jan;50 Suppl 1:37-40

Epilepsy Unit, Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1528-1167.2008.01968.xDOI Listing
January 2009
39 Reads
1 Citation
4.571 Impact Factor

Familial translocation t(3;10) (p26.3;p12.31) leading to trisomy 10p12.31-->pter and monosomy 3p26.3-->pter in seven members.

Am J Med Genet A 2008 Dec;146A(24):3242-5

Institute of Neurogenetic and Neuropharmacology of CNR, Monserrato, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ajmg.a.32590DOI Listing
December 2008
9 Reads
2.160 Impact Factor

Megalencephaly, polymicrogyria, and hydrocephalus (MPPH) syndrome: a new case with syndactyly.

J Child Neurol 2008 Aug 12;23(8):916-8. Epub 2008 May 12.

Division of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0883073808315623DOI Listing
August 2008
33 Reads
2 Citations
1.670 Impact Factor

Modified Wisconsin Card Sorting Test (MCST, MWCST): normative data in children 4-13 years old, according to classical and new types of scoring.

Clin Neuropsychol 2007 May;21(3):456-78

Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13854040600629766DOI Listing
May 2007
8 Reads
4 Citations
1.583 Impact Factor

Prevalence of primary blepharospasm in Sardinia, Italy: a service-based survey.

Mov Disord 2006 Nov;21(11):2005-8

Neurology Service and Stroke Unit, General Hospital S. Michele AOB G. Brotzu, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mds.21084DOI Listing
November 2006
14 Reads
3 Citations
5.680 Impact Factor

Effectiveness of a prolonged compression of scalp arteries on migraine attacks.

J Neurol 2006 Jun 7;253(6):811-2. Epub 2006 Feb 7.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00415-006-0085-3DOI Listing
June 2006
4 Reads
3.380 Impact Factor

Prenatal diagnosis of a mosaic supernumerary marker iso (8p) (tetrasomy 8p): discordance between chorionic villi culture and amniotic fluid karyotypes.

Prenat Diagn 2006 May;26(5):418-9

Istituto di Neurogenetica e Neurofarmacologia, CNR-Selargius, Via Boccaccio 8, 09047 Selargius, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pd.1427DOI Listing
May 2006
8 Reads
2.514 Impact Factor

Modified Wisconsin Card Sorting Test: proposal of a supplementary scoring method.

Arch Clin Neuropsychol 2005 Jun;20(4):555-8

Clinic of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychiatry, University of Cagliari, via Ospedale 119, I-09124 Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.acn.2004.12.002DOI Listing
June 2005
7 Reads
3 Citations
1.990 Impact Factor

Abnormal phonologic processing in familial lateral temporal lobe epilepsy due to a new LGI1 mutation.

Epilepsia 2005 Jan;46(1):118-23

Department of Child Neurology and Psychiatry, University of Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.0013-9580.2005.26304.xDOI Listing
January 2005
18 Reads
10 Citations
4.571 Impact Factor

Methylphenidate for pervasive developmental disorders: safety and efficacy of acute single dose test and ongoing therapy: an open-pilot study.

J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 2004 ;14(2):207-18

Institute for Pediatric Neuroscience, NYU Child Study Center, New York, NY, USA

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/1044546041649011DOI Listing
October 2004
11 Reads
6 Citations
2.933 Impact Factor

Gabapentin in antipsychotic-induced tardive dyskinesia: results of 1-year follow-up.

J Affect Disord 2003 Jul;75(2):125-30

Division of Psychiatry, Department of Public Health, University of Cagliari, Via Liguria 13, 09127, Cagliari, Italy.

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July 2003
10 Reads
4 Citations
3.383 Impact Factor

Low-dose lamotrigine in West syndrome.

Epilepsy Res 2002 Sep;51(1-2):199-200

Child Neuropsychiatry, University of Cagliari, via Ospedale 119, I-09124 Cagliari, Italy.

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September 2002
4 Reads
6 Citations
2.020 Impact Factor

6R-Tetrahydrobiopterin induces dopamine synthesis in a human neuroblastoma cell line, LA-N-1. A cellular model of DOPA-responsive dystonia.

Brain Res 2002 Jul;943(2):257-62

Child NeuroPsychiatry, Department of Neuroscience, University of Cagliari, Via Ospedale 119, 09124 Cagliari, Italy.

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July 2002
7 Reads
2.843 Impact Factor