Dr Marco Tofani, MSc, PhD Student - Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital - Dr

Dr Marco Tofani

MSc, PhD Student

Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital

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Roma, Rome | Italy

Main Specialties: Child Neurology, Hand Surgery, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Public Health

Additional Specialties: Disability, Migrations, Global Health, Neurorehabilitation, Outcome Measures

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Dr Marco Tofani, MSc, PhD Student - Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital - Dr

Dr Marco Tofani

MSc, PhD Student

Introduction

Gratuated in Psycho and Neurodevelopmental Therapy and in Occupational Therapy at Sapienza University of Rome, he obtained a MSc in Rehabilitation Sciences for Health Professions in the same institution.
Specialized in Neurorehabilitation according to Bobath approach, then he obtained a 1Level Master Degree in Hand Therapy at the University of Milan.
He worked in clinic, research and education fields for hospitals, universities and both governmental and non-governemental organizations in Italy and worldwide, with a particular focus on low and middle income countries.
He is interested in the comprehension of different aspects of Disability and Global Health, as well as in the validation of outcome measures.
Currently, he is working as temporary Research Assistant at the Department of Neurosciences and Neurorehabilitation of the Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital.

PhD Candidate in Public Health (curriculum social medicine and health sciences) he is focusing his research on global health, migrations and disability.

Member of the Italian Society of Migration Medicine, he is coordinating the working group on Disability and Migrations.

Founder and vice-president of ROMA - Rehabilitation & Outcome Measures Assessment, a non-profit organization that spread EBP in rehabilitation.

Primary Affiliation: Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital - Roma, Rome , Italy

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Publications

8Publications

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The effect of aquatic physical therapy on patients with multiple sclerosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Mult Scler Relat Disord 2020 Jun 22;41:102022. Epub 2020 Feb 22.

Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, Rome 00185, Italy. Electronic address:

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June 2020

The Multiple Sclerosis Intimacy and Sexuality Questionnaire (MSISQ-15): validation of the Italian version for individuals with spinal cord injury.

Spinal Cord 2020 Apr 24. Epub 2020 Apr 24.

Department of Public Health, Sapienza University of Rome, Roma, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41393-020-0469-8DOI Listing
April 2020
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Evaluation of pelvis postural systems in spinal cord injury patients: Outcome research.

J Spinal Cord Med 2020 03 18;43(2):185-192. Epub 2018 Apr 18.

Department of Public Health, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10790268.2018.1456768DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7054974PMC
March 2020
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Validation and Cross-Cultural Adaptation of the Volitional Questionnaire in an Italian Population with Psychiatric Disorders: A Cross-Sectional Study.

Occup Ther Health Care 2020 Jan 14;34(1):19-31. Epub 2019 Dec 14.

Dipartimento di Sanita Pubblica e Malattie Infettive, Universita degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Roma, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07380577.2019.1703237DOI Listing
January 2020

A study validating the Italian version of the Level of Sitting Scale in children with cerebral palsy.

Clin Rehabil 2019 Nov 24;33(11):1810-1818. Epub 2019 Jun 24.

Neurorehabilitation Unit, Department of Neurosciences and Neurorehabilitation, Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269215519858387DOI Listing
November 2019
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Reliability and validity of the Italian version of Quebec User Evaluation of Satisfaction with Assistive Technology 2.0 (QUEST-IT 2.0) with users of mobility assistive device.

Disabil Rehabil Assist Technol 2019 Sep 25:1-4. Epub 2019 Sep 25.

Department of Public Health and Infectious Disease, "Sapienza" University of Rome , Rome , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17483107.2019.1668975DOI Listing
September 2019
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The psychosocial impact of assistive device scale: Italian validation in a cohort of nonambulant people with neuromotor disorders.

Assist Technol 2020 26;32(1):54-59. Epub 2018 Jun 26.

Department of Neuroscience and Neurorehabilitation, Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10400435.2018.1469553DOI Listing
June 2018

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Giovanni Galeoto
Giovanni Galeoto

University of Rome "La Sapienza

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Donatella Valente
Donatella Valente

University of Rome La Sapienza

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Anna Berardi
Anna Berardi

Spirito Santo Hospital

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Mariele Colucci
Mariele Colucci

"Sapienza" University of Rome

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Enrico Castelli
Enrico Castelli

Children's Hospital Bambino Gesù

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J Sansoni

Università La Sapienza

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Leandro Segaletti

d CPO "Gennaro di Rosa" ASL Rome

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Claudia Corsi

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a Sapienya University of Rome

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