Graziamaria Corbi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Molise
Location: Campobasso, Italy
Summary:
1998 Degree in Medicine with 110/110 cum laude at the Second University of Naples, Faculty of Medicine
1998 Admission with Grant to Specialization Course in Geriatric Medicine at the Second University of Naples, Faculty of Medicine
2002 Postgraduate Course “Nuclear Cardiology in Practice” at the National Heart and Lung Institute (NHLI) of Imperial College -London
2002 Postgraduate Course “Advances in Cardiology: the right heart” at the National Heart and Lung Institute (NHLI) of Imperial College -London
2002 Postgraduate Course “Hammersmith Echocardiology” at the National Heart and Lung Institute (NHLI) of Imperial College -London
2002 Immediate Life Support Course at the Royal Brompton Hospital, London
2002 Specialist in Geriatrics with vote 50/50 cum laude, at the Second University of Naples, Faculty of Medicine
2002 Admission with Grant to PhD Course in Geriatric Pathophysiology at the Second University of Naples, Faculty of Medicine
2004 V Diploma Course in " Cardiac Rehabilitation" achieved at the University Federico II "
2006 PhD in Geriatric Pathophysiology at the Second University of Naples, Faculty of Medicine

2000 Participant in the Inter-university Research Program (PRIN) entitled “Profile of the gene expression in aged heart and related changes induced by exercise training” granted by the Ministry for Education, University and Research (MIUR - Ministero dellIstruzione, dellUniversità e della Ricerca) prot. 2001064957_003
2000 Visitor at the National Heart & Lung Institute (NHLI), Imperial College, Royal Brompton Hospital, London
2001-2002 Research Fellow at the National Heart & Lung Institute (NHLI), Imperial College, Cardiology Division Hammersmith Hospital, London, with research projects on “Refractory Angina” and “ECG Changes during Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography”
2003 Medical Assistant in Geriatric Cardiology and Ergometry operative Unit at the Dept of Gerontology, Geriatric and Metabolic Disease of the Second University of Naples
2003 Participant in the Inter-university Research Program (PRIN) entitled "Reacutization Risk of heart failure in elderly and related precipitating factors: Role of reduced erithropoietic function" granted by the Ministry for Education, University and Research (MIUR - Ministero dellIstruzione, dellUniversità e della Ricerca) prot. 2003069752_003
2004-2007 Geriatric Physician at the Alzheimer Evaluation Unit of the ASL NA1 –District 46
Since 2004 Basic Science Research collaboration at the Dept of Experimental Medicine lab of the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery -Second University of Naples
2005-2009 Scientific and Physician Consultant for the Cardiology Division of “S. Maugeri” Foundation of Telese Terme
from 2005 Collaboration in tutorial and Teaching activity for students of the Physical Sciences and Prevention Technicians Degree Courses at the University of Molise
2006-2009 Participation in the research project granted by the Italian Drug Agency (AIFA, Agenzia Italiana del Farmaco) entitled “Evaluation of an educational/informative tool on drugs use in an elderly population suffering...]" (prot.FARM54J8WX).
Since 2007 Collaboration in tutorial and Teaching activity for students of the Medicine and Surgery Course Degree at the University of Molise
2007 Research Grant at the Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Molise– CAMPOBASSO
2007 Participant in the Inter-university Research Program (PRIN) entitled "ischemia, aging and organ damage [ ...]" granted by the Ministry for Education, University and Research (MIUR - Ministero dellIstruzione, dellUniversità e della Ricerca) prot.20074MSWYW
Since 2008 Researcher in Internal Medicine and Geriatric at the Faculty of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Molise– CAMPOBASSO
Grants:
2002 Grant for the best oral communications by Italian Society fo Gerontology and Geriatrics
2005 Grant for the best oral communications by Italian Society fo Gerontology and Geriatrics
2005 Grant for the best oral communications and pubblication on Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease by the GICR (Italian Group of Rhebilitative and Preventive Cardiology)

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II-receptor antagonist losartan does not prevent nitroglycerin tolerance in patients with coronary artery disease
    Giancarlo Longobardi
    Division of Cardiology, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, IRCCS Scientific Institute of Telese Terme, Via Bagni Vecchi, 82037 Telese Termi, Italy
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 18:363-70. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of sirtuins, calorie restriction and physical activity in aging
    Graziamaria Corbi
    Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Molise, via Giovanni Paolo II Localita Tappino, 86100 Campobasso, Italy
    Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 4:768-78. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Oxidative stress effects on endothelial cells treated with different athletes' sera
    Valeria Conti
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Unit of Molecular Pharmacology and Pharmacogenetics, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:39-49. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Reproducibility of heart rate turbulence indexes in heart failure patients
    Gianni D'Addio
    S Maugeri Foundation, Bioengeneering Dpt of Rehabilitation Institute of Telese, via Bagni Vecchi 82037 Telese Terme, BN Italy
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:2573-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Adrenal GRK2 lowering is an underlying mechanism for the beneficial sympathetic effects of exercise training in heart failure
    Giuseppe Rengo
    Cardiology Division, Salvatore Maugeri Foundation, IRCCS, Via Bagni Vecchi, 1 82037 Telese Terme, Italy
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 298:H2032-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Fractal behaviour of heart rate variability reflects severity in stroke patients
    Gianni D'Addio
    S Maugeri Foundation, Telese Pavia, Italy
    Stud Health Technol Inform 150:794-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Circadian variations of short-term heart period irreversibility in healthy and chronic heart failure patients
    Alberto Porta
    Department of Technologies for Health, Galeazzi Orthopaedic Institute, University of Milan, Via R Galeazzi 4, 20161, Italy
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:2116-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Memantine-induced hepatitis with cholestasis in a very elderly patient
    Nicola Ferrara
    Ann Intern Med 148:631-2. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Hypermagnesemia predicts mortality in elderly with congestive heart disease: relationship with laxative and antacid use
    Graziamaria Corbi
    Rehabilitative Cardiology Unit of S Maugeri Foundation, Scientific Institute of Telese Campoli, IRCCS, Telese Terme, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res 11:129-38. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Exercise training promotes SIRT1 activity in aged rats
    Nicola Ferrara
    Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res 11:139-50. 2008

Collaborators

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II-receptor antagonist losartan does not prevent nitroglycerin tolerance in patients with coronary artery disease
    Giancarlo Longobardi
    Division of Cardiology, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, IRCCS Scientific Institute of Telese Terme, Via Bagni Vecchi, 82037 Telese Termi, Italy
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 18:363-70. 2004
    ..001). The AT(1) antagonist Losartan administration does not prevent the development of nitrate tolerance during continuous TD-GTN therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Role of sirtuins, calorie restriction and physical activity in aging
    Graziamaria Corbi
    Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Molise, via Giovanni Paolo II Localita Tappino, 86100 Campobasso, Italy
    Front Biosci (Elite Ed) 4:768-78. 2012
    ..However, in aged rats a moderate prolonged exercise training is able to induce increase in SIRT1 activity, suggesting that this tool could counteract age-related dysfunctions...
  3. doi request reprint Oxidative stress effects on endothelial cells treated with different athletes' sera
    Valeria Conti
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Unit of Molecular Pharmacology and Pharmacogenetics, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 44:39-49. 2012
    ..However, the amount of benefit achieved varies widely depending on the type and duration of exercise. Moreover, data about the long-term effects of physical activity are scarce...
  4. doi request reprint Reproducibility of heart rate turbulence indexes in heart failure patients
    Gianni D'Addio
    S Maugeri Foundation, Bioengeneering Dpt of Rehabilitation Institute of Telese, via Bagni Vecchi 82037 Telese Terme, BN Italy
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2010:2573-6. 2010
    ..This preliminary results suggest the use of medians instead of mean HRT indexes values and a reliability of the turbulence slope greater than the turbulence onset index...
  5. doi request reprint Adrenal GRK2 lowering is an underlying mechanism for the beneficial sympathetic effects of exercise training in heart failure
    Giuseppe Rengo
    Cardiology Division, Salvatore Maugeri Foundation, IRCCS, Via Bagni Vecchi, 1 82037 Telese Terme, Italy
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 298:H2032-8. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Fractal behaviour of heart rate variability reflects severity in stroke patients
    Gianni D'Addio
    S Maugeri Foundation, Telese Pavia, Italy
    Stud Health Technol Inform 150:794-8. 2009
    ..FD is also able to distinguish between normal and stroke subjects with different lesion's severity...
  7. doi request reprint Circadian variations of short-term heart period irreversibility in healthy and chronic heart failure patients
    Alberto Porta
    Department of Technologies for Health, Galeazzi Orthopaedic Institute, University of Milan, Via R Galeazzi 4, 20161, Italy
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:2116-9. 2008
    ..e. tachycardic runs shorter than bradycardic ones). Time irreversibility analysis provides useful and reliable indexes even in uncontrolled experimental conditions and during daily activities...
  8. ncbi request reprint Memantine-induced hepatitis with cholestasis in a very elderly patient
    Nicola Ferrara
    Ann Intern Med 148:631-2. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Hypermagnesemia predicts mortality in elderly with congestive heart disease: relationship with laxative and antacid use
    Graziamaria Corbi
    Rehabilitative Cardiology Unit of S Maugeri Foundation, Scientific Institute of Telese Campoli, IRCCS, Telese Terme, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res 11:129-38. 2008
    ..The shown relationship between hypermagnesemia and laxative/antacid use should induce physicians to pay more attention to abuse of these drugs...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exercise training promotes SIRT1 activity in aged rats
    Nicola Ferrara
    Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res 11:139-50. 2008
    ..There was a similar decrease in cyclin D(2), and no changes in GADD45a mRNA expression in adipose tissue. We concluded that exercise training, which significantly increases SIRT1 activity, could counteract age-related systems impairment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of losartan in treatment of exercise-induced myocardial ischemia
    Giancarlo Longobardi
    Cardiology Division, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, IRCCS, Scientific Institute of Telese Terme, Telese Terme, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 100:1517-21. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of rehabilitation in active ankylosing spondylitis assessed by the ASAS response criteria
    E Lubrano
    Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Research Unit, Maugeri Foundation IRCCS, Research Institute for Rehabilitative Medicine, Telese Terme BN, 82037, Italy
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1672-5. 2007
    ..To assess the effectiveness of rehabilitation in a group of patients with active ankylosing spondylitis (AS) by the Assessment in Ankylosing Spondylitis (ASAS) Working Group response criteria...
  13. ncbi request reprint Exercise training affects age-induced changes in SOD and heat shock protein expression in rat heart
    Barbara Rinaldi
    Department of Experimental Medicine and Excellence Center of Cardiovascular Disease, Second University of Naples, Naples 80138, Italy
    Exp Gerontol 41:764-70. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that the beneficial effects on aged-related cardiovascular changes could be connected to the "anti-oxidant" effects of prolonged exercise training...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cardiac rehabilitation in the elderly: patient selection and outcomes
    Nicola Ferrara
    Fondazione S Maugeri, IRCCS, Pavia, Italy
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 15:22-7. 2006
    ..Physicians must be encouraged to prescribe cardiac rehabilitation programs for the elderly following major coronary events and coronary revascularization procedures...
  15. ncbi request reprint Insulin-induced changes in beta-adrenergic response: an experimental study in the isolated rat papillary muscle
    Nicola Ferrara
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Molise, Salvatore Maugeri Foundation, IRCCS, Scientific Institute of Telese Campoli, Via dei Bagni Vecchi, 82037 Telese Terme, Italy
    Am J Hypertens 18:348-53. 2005
    ..The aim was to investigate the ability of insulin to modulate the response to beta-adrenergic action on myocardial contractility, assessed as percentage changes of developed tension, in isolated rat papillary muscle...
  16. ncbi request reprint FFAs and QT intervals in obese women with visceral adiposity: effects of sustained weight loss over 1 year
    Grazia Maria Corbi
    Department of Geriatrics and Metabolic Diseases, Second University of Naples, Naples 80138, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:2080-3. 2002
    ....
  17. pmc Potential mechanisms linking atherosclerosis and increased cardiovascular risk in COPD: focus on Sirtuins
    Graziamaria Corbi
    Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Molise, via Giovanni Paolo II Loc Tappino, 86100 Campobasso, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 14:12696-713. 2013
    ..We review the inflammatory mechanisms involved in COPD-CVD coexistence and the potential role of SIRT1 in the regulation of these systems...
  18. doi request reprint Elderly abuse: risk factors and nursing role
    Graziamaria Corbi
    Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Molise, Via De Sanctis, snc, 86100, Campobasso, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 10:297-303. 2015
    ..Despite the aging of the population, elderly abuse and neglect still remain hidden problems, overlooked and also underestimated in the literature...
  19. pmc Is physical activity able to modify oxidative damage in cardiovascular aging?
    Graziamaria Corbi
    Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Molise, Via Giovanni Paolo II, Località Tappino, 86100 Campobasso, Italy
    Oxid Med Cell Longev 2012:728547. 2012
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Elderly residents at risk for being victims or offenders
    Graziamaria Corbi
    Department of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:657-9. 2012
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