Publications

The Native American heritage of the body-mind-spirit paradigm in T osteopathic principles and practices

Authors:

Zegarra-Parodic R, Draper-Rodid J, Haxtone J, Cerritelli F.

Journal: Int J Osteopath Med, Volumes 33-34, Pages 31–37 Full Paper

Comparison between two ocular cleansing modalities in a population of newborns admitted to Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with clinical signs of conjunctivitis: a randomized controlled trial.

Authors:

Bresesti I, Ricci M, Cerritelli F, Veneziano A, Zuccotti G, Lista G.

Journal: Minerva Pediatr. 2019 Dec;71(6):500-504. Full Paper

A methodological review revealed that reporting of trials in manual therapy has not improved over time

Authors:

Alvarez G, Solà I, Sitjà-Rabert M, Fort-Vanmeerhaeghe A, Gich I, Fernández C, Bonfill X, Urrútia G.

Journal: J Clin Epidemiol. 2020 Jan 20;121:32-44. Full Paper

Effect of manual approaches with osteopathic modality on brain correlates of interoception: an fMRI study

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Chiacchiaretta P, Gambi F, Petrucci M.G, Barassi G, Visciano C, Bellomo R.G, Saggini R, Ferretti A.

Journal: Nature, Scientific Reports volume 10, Article number: 3214 (2020) Full Paper

Assessment and Management of Somatic Dysfunctions in Patients With Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome.

Authors:

Tramontano M, Pagnotta S, Lunghi C, Manzo C, Manzo F, Consolo S, Manzo V.

Journal: J Am Osteopath Assoc., 2020 Mar 1;120(3):165-173. Full Paper

Perspectives on tissue adaptation related to allostatic load: scoping review and integrative hypothesis with a focus on osteopathic palpation

Authors:

Lunghi C, Consorti G, Tramontano M, Esteves J.E, Cerritelli F.

Journal: JBMT Full Paper

Effects of osteopathic treatment versus static touch on heart rate and oxygen saturation in premature babies: A randomized controlled trial

Authors:

Manzotti A, Cerritelli F., Lombardi E, La Rocca S, Chiera M, Galli M, Lista G.

Journal: CTCP, Volume 39, May 2020, 101116 Full Paper

Models and theoretical frameworks for osteopathic care – a critical view and call for updates and research

Authors:

Esteves J.E, Zegarra-Parodi R, Van Dun P, Cerritelli F, Vaucher P.

Journal: Int J Osteopath Med, March 2020 Volume 35, Pages 1–4 Full Paper

An investigation of Australian osteopaths’ attitudes, skills and utilisation of evidence-based practice: a national cross-sectional survey

Authors:

Leach M.J, Sundberg T, Fryer G, Austin P, Thomson O.P, Adams J.

Journal: BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Jul 17;19(1):498. Full Paper

Refining the biopsychosocial model for musculoskeletal practice by introducing religion and spirituality dimensions into the clinical scenario

Authors:

Zegarra-Parodi R, Draper-Rodi J, Cerritelli F.

Journal: Int J Osteopath Med, June 2019Volume 32, Pages 44–48 Full Paper

Ultrasound Evaluation of Diaphragmatic Mobility and Contractility After Osteopathic Manipulative Techniques in Healthy Volunteers: A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blinded Clinical Trial

Authors:

Mancini D, Cesari M, Lunghi C, Benigni A.M, DO, Antonelli Incalzi R, Scarlata S.

Journal: J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2019 Jan;42(1):47-54. Full Paper

Cerebral Perfusion Changes After Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: A Randomized Manual Placebo-Controlled Trial

Authors:

Tamburella F, Piras F, Piras F, Spanò B, Tramontano M, Gili T.

Journal: Front Physiol. 2019 Apr 5;10:403. Full Paper

The Italian Osteopathic Practitioners Estimates and RAtes (OPERA) study: A cross sectional survey

Authors:

Cerritelli F, van Dun PLS, Esteves JE, Consorti G, Sciomachen P, Lacorte E, Vanacore N

Journal: PLoS One. 2019 Jan 25;14(1):e0211353. Full Paper

An overview of osteopathy graduates’ perceived preparedness at transition from educational environment to clinic environment one year after graduation: a cross sectional study

Authors:

Luciani E, Consorti G, Van Dun P.L.S, Merdy O, Lunghi C, Petracca M, Esteves J.E, Cerritelli F.

Journal: BMC Med Educ. 2018 Dec 22;18(1):319. Full Paper

Attitudes, skills and use of evidence-based practice among UK osteopaths: a national cross-sectional survey

Authors:

Sundberg T, Leach M.J, Thomson O.P, Austin P, Fryer G, Adams J.

Journal: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, Article number: 439 (2018) Full Paper

La PNEI e le Discipline Corporee [italian]

Authors:

Barsotti N. – Lanaro D. – Chiera M. – Bottaccioli F.

Journal: 2018. Edra edizioni. Milano. Book

Reduced Dynamic Coupling Between Spontaneous BOLD-CBF Fluctuations in Older Adults: A Dual-Echo pCASL Study

Authors:

Chiacchiaretta P, Cerritelli F, Bubbico G, Petrucci M.G, Ferretti A.

Journal: Front Aging Neurosci. 2018 Apr 23;10:115. Full Paper

Profile of osteopathic practice in Spain: results from a standardized data collection study

Authors:

Alvarez Bustins G, López Plaza P.V, Roura Carvajal S.

Journal: BMC Complement Altern Med. 2018 Apr 11;18(1):129. Full Paper

‘I just don’t have the tools’ – Italian osteopaths’ attitudes and beliefs about the management of patients with chronic pain: A qualitative study

Authors:

Formica A, Thomson O.P., Esteves J. E.

Journal: IJOM, March 2018Volume 27, Pages 6–13 Full Paper

Effect of Continuous Touch on Brain Functional Connectivity Is Modified by the Operator’s Tactile Attention

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Chiacchiaretta P, Gambi F, Ferretti A.

Journal: Front Hum Neurosci. 2017 Jul 20;11:368 Full Paper

Use of pressure dynamometer in the assessment of the pressure pain threshold in trigger points in the craniocervical muscles in women with unilateral migraine and tension-type headache: An observational study

Authors:

Correia Kälberer Pires R.C, Salles da Rocha N, Esteves J.E, Rodrigues M.E.

Journal: Int J Osteopath Med, December 2017Volume 26, Pages 28–35 Full Paper

Osteopathic manipulative treatment showed reduction of length of stay and costs in preterm infants: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Authors:

Lanaro D, Ruffini N, Manzotti A, Lista G.

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Mar;96(12):e6408. Full Paper

Use of pressure dynamometer in the assessment of the pressure pain threshold in trigger points in the craniocervical muscles in women with unilateral migraine and tension-type headache: An observational study

Authors:

Rita de Cássia Correia Kälberer Pires, Natália Salles da Rocha, Márcia Elisabeth Rodrigues, Jorge E. Esteves

Journal: Int J Osteopath Med, 2017 Full Paper

The role of gentle touch in perinatal osteopathic manual therapy

Authors:

McGlone F, Cerritelli F, Walker S, Esteves J

Journal: Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2017 Jan;72:1-9 Full Paper

A commentary on “Alternative, Complementary or Orthodox: What is real medicine?”

Authors:

Tassinari M, Cerritelli F, Roberti di Sarsina P.

Journal: Eur J Pers Center Healthcare 2016:4(3);472-474 Full Paper

Osteopathic manipulative treatment in neurological diseases: Systematic review of the literature

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Ruffini N, Lacorte E, Vanacore N

Journal: Neurol Sci. 2016:369;333–341 Full Paper

The enigmatic case of cranial osteopathy: Evidence versus clinical practice

Authors:

Zegarra-Parodi R, Cerritelli F.

Journal: International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine (2016) 21, 1e4 Full Paper

The paradox of sham therapy and placebo effect in osteopathy: A systematic review

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Verzella M, Cicchitti L, D'Alessandro G, Vanacore N.

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Aug;95(35):e4728. Full Paper

Using the template for intervention description and replication (TIDieR) as a tool for improving the design and reporting of manual therapy interventions.

Authors:

Alvarez G, Cerritelli F, Urrutia G.

Journal: Manual Therapy 2016, Mar 11, doi: 10.1016/j.math.2016.03.004 Full Paper

Osteopathic manipulative treatment in gynecology and obstetrics: A systematic review

Authors:

Ruffini N, D’Alessandro G, Cardinali L, Frondaroli F, Cerritelli F

Journal: Complementary Ther Med. 2016;26:72-78 Full Paper

Sensitization and Interoception as Key Neurological Concepts in Osteopathy and Other Manual Medicines

Authors:

D'Alessandro G, Cerritelli F, Cortelli P

Journal: Front Neurosci, 2016 March 10;10:100 Full Paper

Klinische Effektivität einer osteopathi- schen Behandlung bei Migräne

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Ginevri L, Messi G, Caprari E, Di Vincenzo M, Renzetti C, Cozzolino V, Barlafante G, Foschi N, Provinciali L.

Journal: Osteopathische Medizin. 2016;17(1):9-16 Full Paper

The biomechanical model in manual therapy: is there an ongoing crisis or just the need to revise the underlying concept and application?

Authors:

Lunghi C, Tozzi P, Fusco G

Journal: Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies (2016), doi: 10.1016/j.jbmt.2016.01.004. Full Paper

State of affairs of osteopathy in the Benelux: Benelux Osteosurvey 2013

Authors:

van Dun P, Nicolaie MA, Van Messem A

Journal: Int J Osteopath Med. 2016 Full Paper

L’osteopatia migliora la qualità della vita dei pazienti. Uno studio osservazionale prospettico

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Verzella M

Journal: PNEI NEWS, 2015 (4-5 July October); 8-10. Full Paper

Variations of high frequency parameter of heart rate variability following osteopathic manipulative treatment in healthy subjects compared to control group and sham therapy: randomized controlled trial

Authors:

Ruffini N, D'Alessandro G, Mariani N, Pollastrelli A, Cardinali L, Cerritelli F.

Journal: Front Neurosci. 2015 Aug 4;9:272. Full Paper

Learning Environment, Preparedness and Satisfaction in Osteopathy in Europe: The PreSS Study

Authors:

Luciani E, van Dun PL, Esteves JE, Lunghi C, Petracca M, Papa L, Merdy O, Jäkel A, Cerritelli F.

Journal: PLoS One. 2015 Jun 23;10(6):e0129904. Full Paper

A multicenter, randomized, controlled trial of osteopathic manipulative treatment on preterms

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Pizzolorusso G, Renzetti C, Cozzolino V, D'Orazio M, Lupacchini M, Marinelli B, Accorsi A, Lucci C, Lancellotti J, Ballabio S, Castelli C, Molteni D, Besana R, Tubaldi L, Perri FP, Fusilli P, D'Incecco C, Barlafante G.

Journal: PLoS One. 2015 May 14;10(5):e0127370 Full Paper

A Unifying Neuro-Fasciagenic Model of Somatic Dysfunction – underlying mechanisms and treatment -PART II

Authors:

Tozzi P.

Journal: Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies (2015) xx, 1e18 Full Paper

Chronic Inflammatory Disease and Osteopathy: A Systematic Review.

Authors:

Cicchitti L, Martelli M, Cerritelli F.

Journal: PLoS One. 2015 Mar 17;10(3):e0121327. Full Paper

Clinical effectiveness of osteopathic treatment in chronic migraine: 3-Armed randomized controlled trial

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Ginevri L, Messi G, Caprari E, Di Vincenzo M, Renzetti C, Cozzolino V, Barlafante G, Foschi N, Provinciali L.

Journal: Complement Ther Med. 2015 Full Paper

Osteopathic manipulative treatment and pain in preterms: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Cicchitti L, Martelli M, Barlafante G, Renzetti C, Pizzolorusso G, Lupacchini M, D’Orazio M, Marinelli B, Cozzolino V, Fusilli P, D’Incecco C.

Journal: Trials 2015, 16:84 Full Paper

Quality of life in patients referring to private osteopathic clinical practice: A prospective observational study.

Authors:

Cerritelli F, Verzella M, Barlafante G.

Journal: Complement Ther Med. 2014; 22, 625-63. Full Paper