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Brigida Fierro

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  • 2133 Citations
  • 29 h-Index
1987 …2019

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2019
3 Citations (Scopus)

Visuospatial learning is fostered in migraine: evidence by a neuropsychological study

Fierro, B., Monastero, R., Costa, V., Brighina, F., Cosentino, G., Giglia, G., Cosentino, G. & Baschi, R., 2019, In : Neurological Sciences. 40, p. 2343-2348 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018
4 Citations (Scopus)

Intracortical facilitation within the migraine motor cortex depends on the stimulation intensity. A paired-pulse TMS study

Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Cosentino, G., Valentino, F., Di Marco, S. & Ferlisi, S., 2018, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 19, p. 65-72 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Mild cognitive impairment in Parkinson's disease: the Parkinson's disease cognitive study (PACOS)

Fierro, B., Monastero, R., Restivo, V., Luca, A., Cicero, C. E., Zangara, C., Zappia, M., Nicoletti, A., Davi', M. & Baschi, R., 2018, In : Journal of Neurology. 265, p. 1050-1058 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)
14 Citations (Scopus)
2017
5 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of more-affected vs. Less-affected motor cortex tDCS in Parkinsonâs disease

Cosentino, G., Fierro, B., Savettieri, G., Brighina, F., Todisco, M., Alfonsi, E. & Valentino, F., 2017, In : Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 11, p. 309- 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Relation between sexual dysfunctions and epilepsy, type of epilepsy, type of antiepileptic drugs: a prospective study

Pavone, C., Fierro, B., Zummo, L., Vella, M., Urso, L. & Giacalone, N., 2017, In : Urologia. 84, p. 88-92 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seizure following the Use of the COX-2 Inhibitor Etoricoxib

Aridon, P., Fierro, B., Arnao, V. & Riolo, M., 2017, In : CASE REPORTS IN NEUROLOGICAL MEDICINE. 2017, p. 1410759- 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The importance of the reproducibility of oropharyngeal swallowing in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. An electrophysiological study

Cosentino, G., Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Alvisi, De Icco, Bertino, Fresia, Berlangieri, Alfonsi, Moglia, Sandrini, G., Mainardi, L. & Valentino, F., 2017, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 128, p. 792-798 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome complicated by subacute beriberi neuropathy in an alcoholic patient

Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Cosentino, G., Pilati, L. & Di Marco, S., 2017, In : Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 164, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Habituation or lack of habituation: What is really lacking in migraine?

Cosentino, G., Fierro, B. & Brighina, F., 2016, In : Clinical Neurophysiology. 127, p. 19-20 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Electrophysiological Investigations of Shape and Reproducibility of Oropharyngeal Swallowing: Interaction with Bolus Volume and Age

Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Cosentino, G., Alvisi, E., Fresia, M., Alfonsi, E., Moglia, A., Benazzo, M., Sandrini, G., Mainardi, L. & Schindler, A., 2015, In : Dysphagia. 30, p. 540-550 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Far space remapping by tool use: A rTMS study over the right posterior parietal cortex

Brighina, F., Fierro, B., Giglia, G., Cosentino, G., Folegatti, A., Giglia, G., Pia, L., Berti, A. & Puma, A. R., 2015, In : Brain Stimulation. 8, p. 795-800 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Social cognition dysfunctions in patients with epilepsy: Evidence from patients with temporal lobe and idiopathic generalized epilepsies.

Fierro, B., Zummo, L., Realmuto, S., Daniele, O., Canessa, N., Cerami, C., Dodich, A. & Cerami, C., 2015, In : EPILEPSY & BEHAVIOR. 47, p. 98-103 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Visual cortex hyperexcitability in migraine in response to sound-induced flash illusions

Cosentino, G., Brighina, F., Fierro, B., Bolognini, N., Cosentino, G., Paladino, P., Baschi, R., Maccora, S., Brighina, F., Vallar, G., Fierro, B., Paladino, P. & Baschi, R., 2015, In : Neurology. 84, p. 2057-2061 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Cyclical changes of cortical excitability and metaplasticity in migraine: Evidence from a repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation study.

Cosentino, G., Fierro, B., Giglia, G., Vigneri, S., Brighina, F., Valentino, F., Paladino, P., Baschi, R., Maccora, S. & Talamanca, S., 2014, In : Pain. on line, 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

52 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)
28 Citations (Scopus)
4 Citations (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanisms of cortical plasticity in migraine patients.

Vigneri, S., Fierro, B., Brighina, F. & Cosentino, G., 2014, In : Pain. 155, 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reduced threshold for inhibitory homeostatic responses in migraine motor cortex? A tDCS/TMS study

Fierro, B., Vigneri, S., Cosentino, G., Brighina, F., Alfonsi, E., Paladino, P., Baschi, R., Maccora, S. & Talamanca, S., 2014, In : Headache. 54, p. 663-674 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

TRANSCRANIAL DIRECT CURRENT STIMULATION ENHANCES SUCKING OF A LIQUID BOLUS IN HEALTHY HUMANS

Cosentino, G., Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Valentino, F., Fontana, D., Fresia, M., Alfonsi, E., Priori, A., Sandrini, G. & Schindler, A., 2014, In : Brain Stimulation. 7, p. 817-822 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Transcranial direct current stimulation for treatment of freezing of gait: a cross-over study.

Brighina, F., Cosentino, G., Valentino, F., Fierro, B., D'Amelio, M., Savettieri, G., Pozzi, N. G., Pacchetti, C. & Sandrini, G., 2014, In : Movement Disorders. 29, p. 1064-1069 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

57 Citations (Scopus)
2013
5 Citations (Scopus)

Two cases of cluster headache effectively treated with levetiracetam.

Giglia, G., Fierro, B., Cosentino, G., Brighina, F., Raieli, V. & Raieli, V., 2013, In : Functional Neurology. 28, p. 63-64 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Frovatriptan versus almotriptan for acute treatment of menstrual migraine: analysis of a double-blind, randomized, cross-over, multicenter, Italian, comparative study

Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Santoro, P., Ferrari, M. D., Panascia, B., Zanchin, G., Moscato, D., Lisotto, C., Sances, G., Bartolini, M., Savi, L., Martelletti, P., Giamberardino, M. A., Omboni, S. & Pini, L. A., 2012, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 13, p. 401-406 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Abnormal facilitatory mechanisms in motor cortex of migraine with aura.

Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Vigneri, S., Giglia, G., Cosentino, G., Palermo, A. & Talamanca, S., 2011, In : European Journal of Pain. 27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

A double-blind, randomized, multicenter, Italian study of frovatriptan versus almotriptan for the acute treatment of migraine

Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Santoro, P., Ferrari, M. D., Panascia, B., Zanchin, G., Moscato, D., Lisotto, C., Sances, G., Bartolini, M., Savi, L., Martelletti, P., Giamberardino, M. A., Omboni, S. & Pini, L. A., 2011, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 12, p. 361-368 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Citations (Scopus)

A painful tic convulsif due to double neurovascular impingement.

Giglia, G., Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Narese, F., Virzì, Romano, Palermo, A. & Paladino, P., 2011, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 12, p. 653-656 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
11 Citations (Scopus)
22 Citations (Scopus)

Lack of effects of low frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on alpha rhythm phase synchronization in migraine patients.

Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Serpino, C., Francesco, V. D., Todarello, O., Stramaglia, S., De Tommaso, M. & Pellicoro, 2011, In : Neuroscience Letters. 488, p. 143-147 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Modulation of pain perception by transcranial magneticstimulation of left prefrontal cortex.

Giglia, G., Cosentino, G., Fierro, B., Brighina, F., De Tommaso, M., Puma, A. R., Giglia, F. & Panetta, M., 2011, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 12, p. 185-191 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Citations (Scopus)

Neglect-like effects induced by tDCS modulation of posterior parietal cortices in healthy subjects

Giglia, G., Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Rizzo, Puma, A. R. & Mattaliano, P., 2011, In : Brain Stimulation. 4, p. 294-299 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Suggested randomized, controlled trial for frovatriptan: A reply

Fierro, B., Zanchin, G., Lisotto, C., Bartolini, M., Savi, L., Pinessi, L. & Omboni, S., 2011, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 12, 2 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

When to use frovatriptan in migraine? A reply

Fierro, B., Bartolini, M., Savi, L., Pinessi, L. & Omboni, S., 2011, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 12, p. 395-396 2 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2010

A case of post-traumatic complex auditory hallucinosis treated with rTMS.

Fierro, B., Giglia, G., Cosentino, G., Lo Baido, R., Brighina, F., Giglia, G., Palermo, A. & Panetta, M., 2010, In : Neurocase. 16, p. 267-272 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Different forms of trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias in the same patient: description of a case.

Cosentino, G., Fierro, B., Brighina, F., Puma, A. R. & Talamanca, S., 2010, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 11, p. 281-284 4 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of primary motor cortex on laser-evoked potentials in migraine.

Brighina, F., Fierro, B., Serpino, C., Vecchio, E., Francesco, V. D., Sciruicchio, V., De Tommaso, M., Lamberti, P., Livrea, P. & Santostasi, R., 2010, In : THE JOURNAL OF HEADACHE AND PAIN. 11, p. 505-512 8 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)
36 Citations (Scopus)