Il Dr. Roberto Gazzeri ha pubblicato numerosi articoli scientifici di tecnica neurochirurgica, sia cranica sia vertebrale, su riviste internazionali (tra cui New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Spine JNS) e ha scritto vari capitoli di libri scientifici in inglese, cinese ed italiano.


Libri e Capitoli di Libri    (Books and Chapters)

a) “Minimally Invasive Spinal Fusion” (2010) People’s military medical press (in Chinese)

b) “Central Nervous system metastases from gastric cancer” . Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Neroni M, Gazzeri G. Chapter 8. From “Research Focus on Gastric Cancer” Editors: Dorothy C. Cardini – Novapublisher (2008)

c) “Head Injury”  Neroni M, Gazzeri R. Chapter 36. From “Emergency Surgery Manual”. Alpes Edition (2008)

d)  “Use of Gelatin Sponge and Matrix Hemostatics Sealant in Neurosurgery” Gazzeri, Galarza M, Alfieri A . Chapter 7. From “Gelatin: production, applications and health implications” Editors:  Gokhan Boran– Novapublisher (2012)

e)  “Use of Oxidized Cellulose in Controlling Bleeding during Neurosurgical Procedures” Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Morabito M, Alfieri A. Chapter 14 in Cellulose Based graft copolymers. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group. (2015)

f) Clinical Use and hemostatic Application of Gelatin. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Morabito M, Alfieri A. Chapter 3, in Polymer Gels ,  Springer (2018)

g) “Intraoperative electrophysiological monitoring (TES and EMG) in spinal tumor surgery.” Chapter 14 Gazzeri R, Faiola A, Laszlo A, Callovini G, Galarza M in Spinal Cord and Spinal Column Tumors. Editors : Landi, Gregori and Delfini. (2020) Nova Publisher

g) “Trauma cranico” Neroni M, Gazzeri R . Da “ Manuale di chirurgia d’urgenza” Edizioni SPIGC  (2007)

h) “Tumori dei nervi periferici” Gazzeri R, Faiola A, Gazzeri G in  “Elementi di Neurochirurgia” Timeo Editore (2012)

i)“Universo del corpo” Istituto dell’Enciclopedia Italiana – Treccani – CDRom Dicembre 2000R. Gazzeri : Autore dei testi di Anatomia : 1) Introduzione, 2) Insieme del corpo, 3) Testa, 4) Sistema nervoso, 5) Apparato locomotore, 6) Apparato urinario, 7) Apparato genitale femminile, 8) Apparto genitale maschile, 9) Apparato tegumentario, 10) Mano, 11) Arto superiore.



Articoli Scientifici su riviste internazionali

(Papers on peer-reviewed international journals)

1) “Neuroma of the spinal accessory nerve disclosed by subarachnoid hemorrage: case report” Caputi F, De Sanctis S, Gazzeri G, Gazzeri R: Neurosurgery; 41,4: 946-950: 1997.

2) ”Acute subdural hematoma and pachymeningitis carcinomatosa: case report” Caputi F, Lamaida E, Gazzeri RRev Neurol (Paris); 155, 5: 383-385:1999.

 3) “Cranio-orbital missile wound and bullet migration: case report” Rinaldi A, Gazzeri R, Conti L, Schiavone M, Cava M, Coen Tirelli G; Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences; 44: 107-112: 2000

4) ” Diaphragma sellae meningiomas”; Fiume D, Caputi F, Gazzeri R: Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences 45; 38-42: 2001.

5) “Primary meningeal pheochromocytoma: case report” Mercuri S, Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Esposito S e Giordano M: Journal of Neuro-oncology; 73 (2) 169-172 2005

6) “Cervical Cyst of the Ligamentum Flavum and C7-T1 Subluxation: Case Report” R Gazzeri, M Galarza, L Gorgoglione, M Bisceglia, V. D’Angelo: European Spine Journal 14 (8) 807-9 2005

7) ”Pure intramedullary spinal cord metastasis secondary to gastric cancer: case report Gazzeri R°, Galarza M, Faiola A, Gazzeri G: Neurosurgical Review 29 (2) 173-7 2006

8) “Torcular Erdheim Chester disease”.  Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Amoroso R, De Bonis C, D’angelo V: Journal of Neurosurgery, neurology and psychiatry 2006 Sep;77(9):1078

9) “Atypical trigeminal neuralgia associated with tongue piercing.” Gazzeri R, Mercuri S, Galarza M JAMA. 2006 Oct 18;296(15):1840-2.

10) “Primary diffuse large B-cell lymphoma of the dura mater and cranial vault. Case report and literature review.” Galarza M, Gazzeri R, Elfeky HA, Johnson RR 2nd. Neurosurg Focus. 2006 Nov 15;21(5):E10.

11) “Spinal cord gliomas and hydrocephalus: utility of neuroendoscopy”. Galarza M, Peretta P, Gazzeri R, Cinalli G, Forni M, Morra I, Ragazzi P, Sandri S. Minim Invasive Neurosurg. 2006 Dec;49(6):347-52.

12) “Fulminating septicemia secondary to oxygen-ozone therapy for lumbar disc herniation: case report.” Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Neroni M, Esposito S, Alfieri A. Spine. 2007 Feb 1;32(3):E121-3.

13) “Continuous subgaleal suction drainage for the treatment of chronic subdural haematoma”. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Neroni M, Canova A, Refice GM, Esposito S. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2007 149(5):487-93; discussion 493.

14) “Knee pain in saphenous nerve schwannoma: case report.” Gazzeri R, Refice GM, Galarza M, Neroni M, Esposito S, Gazzeri G. Neurosurg Focus. 2007 Jun 15;22(6):E11.

15) “Balloon-assisted Endoscopic Retroperitoneal Gasless Approach (BERG) for Lumbar Interbody Fusion: Is It a Valid Alternative to the Laparoscopic Approach?” Gazzeri R, Tamorri M, Galarza M, Faiola A, Gazzeri G. Minim Invas Neurosurg June 2007 50(3):150-4.

16) Letters Re: “Fulminating septicemia secondary to oxygen-ozone therapy for lumbar disc herniation: case report.”  Gazzeri R, Alfieri A. Spine. 2007 Aug 15;32(18):2037.

17) Letters Re: “Continuous subgaleal suction drainage for the treatment of chronic subdural haematoma”. Gazzeri R, Galarza M. Acta Neurochir (Wien) (2007) 149: 974.

18) “Intradural cervical disc herniation in a Klippel-Feil patient” Neroni M, Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Alfieri A. Spine. 2007; 32, 21:E608-610.

19) “Acute Hemorrhagic cyst of the ligamentum flavum”. Gazzeri R, Canova A, Fiore C, Galarza M, Neroni M, Giordano M. J Spinal Disord Tech2007;20(7):536-538

20) “Growth of a meningioma in a transexual patient after estrogen-progestin therapy” Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Gazzeri G. N Eng J Med 2007 6;357(23):2411-2

21)”Intracerebral hemorrhage associatedwith use of tadalafil (cialis)” Gazzeri R, Neroni M, Galarza M, Esposito S. Neurology 2008, 8; 70(15):1289-90

22)”Delayed migration of a screw into gastrointestinal tract after anterior cervical spine plating” Gazzeri R, Tamorri M, Faiola A, Gazzeri G. Spine 2008 15,33(8)E268-271

23)”Lumbar Spinal Osteoblastoma Mimicking a Dumbbell Radicular Schwannoma” Gazzeri R, Tamorri M, Bernardi C, Alfieri A, Gazzeri G . Zentralbl Neurochir. 2008 Jul 69(4):191-3.

24) Endovascular treatment of primitive persistent trigeminal artery aneurysm associated with middle cerebral artery aneurysm. Sherkat S, Gazzeri R, Pantoli D, Fiume D, Tancredi A, Gazzeri G. Minim Invasive Neurosurg. 2008 Aug;51(4):218-21.

25) Giant olfactory groove meningioma: ophthalmological and cognitive outcome after bifrontal microsurgical approach. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Gazzeri G. Acta Neurochir (Wien)  2008 Nov;150(11):1117-25; discussion 1126. Epub 2008 Oct 21.

26)Psychosocial and neurocognitive performance after spontaneous nonaneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage related to the APOE-epsilon4 genotype: a prospective 5-year follow-up study. Alfieri A, Unterhuber V, Pircher M, Schwarz A, Gazzeri R, Reinert M, Widmer HR. J Neurosurg. 2008 Dec;109(6):1019-1026

27) Minimal craniotomy and matrix hemostatic sealant for the treatment of spontaneous supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhage. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Neroni M, Alfieri A, Esposito S. J Neurosurg. 2009 110 (5) 939-942 .

28) Large pure intracranial vagal schwannoma. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Costanzo DB, Carotenuto V, D’Angelo V. J Clin Neurosci. 2009 Apr;16(4):565-7.

29) Response to Letter to the Editor “Expanded endonasal approach for olfactory groove meningioma” (J.C. Fernandez-Miranda, P.A. Gardner, D.M. Prevedello, A.B. Kassam). Gazzeri R. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2009 151 (3) 289.

  30) Transparent equine collagen biomatrix as dural repair. A prospective clinical study. Gazzeri R, Neroni M, Alfieri A, Galarza M, Faiola A, Esposito S, Giordano M. Acta Neurochr (Wien) 2009 May;151(5):537-43

  31) Cubital tunnel surgery in patients with cervical radiculopathy: double crush syndrome? Galarza M, Gazzeri R, Gazzeri G, Zuccarello M, Taha  Neurosurg Rev. 2009 2009 Oct;32(4):471-8.

32) Universal Clamp system in thoracolumbar spinal fixation: technical note. Gazzeri R, Faiola A, Galarza M, Tamorri M. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2009 151:1673–1680

33) Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis associated with oral contraceptives: the case for neurosurgery. Galarza M, Gazzeri R. Neurosurg Focus. 2009 Nov;27(5):E5.

34) Degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis with neurogenic intermittent claudication and treatment with the Aperius PercLID System: a preliminary report. Galarza M, Fabrizi AP, Maina R, Gazzeri R, Martínez-Lage JF. Neurosurg Focus. 2010 Jun;28(6):E3.

35) Hemostatic matrix sealant in neurosurgery: a clinical and imaging study. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Neroni M, Alfieri A, Giordano M. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2010 2011 Jan;153(1):148-54

36) Surgical treatment of intracranial Erdheim-Chester disease. Alfieri A, Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Neroni M. J Clin Neurosci. 2010 17 (12) 1489-1492

37) Microporous Polysaccharide Hemospheres (MPH) for Cerebral Hemostasis: A Preliminary Report. Galarza M, Porcar OP, Gazzeri R, Martínez-Lage JF. World Neurosurg. 2011 Mar-Apr;75(3-4):491-4.

38) Acute diffuse pneumocephalus resulting from chronic intranasal cocaine abuse. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Alfieri A, Fiore C. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2011 Oct;153(10):2101-2.

39) Anterior expandable cylindrical cage reconstruction after cervical spinal metastasis resection. Alfieri A, Gazzeri R, Neroni M, Fiore C, Galarza M, Esposito S. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2011 Dec;113(10):914-7

40) Simple intraoperative technique for minor dural gap repair using fibrin glue and oxidized cellulose. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Alfieri A, Neroni M, Roperto R. World Neurosurg. 2011 Jul-Aug;76(1-2):173-5.

41) A prospective long-term study of return to work after nontraumatic nonaneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Alfieri A, Gazzeri R, Pircher M, Unterhuber V, Schwarz A. J Clin Neurosci. 2011 Nov;18(11):1478-80.

42) Simple, effective, supine positioning for the retrosigmoid approach. Wait SD, Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Teo C. Minim Invasive Neurosurg. 2011 Aug;54(4):196-8.

43) Association between cavernous angioma and cerebral glioma. Report of two cases and literature review of so-called angiogliomas. Gazzeri R, De Bonis C, Carotenuto V, Catapano D, d’Angelo V, Galarza M. Neurocirugia (Astur). 2011 Dec;22(6):562-6.

44) Role of lumbar interspinous distraction on the neural elements. Alfieri A, Gazzeri R, Prell J, Scheller C, Rachinger J, Strauss C, Schwarz A.Neurosurg Rev. 2012 2012 Oct;35(4):477-84

45) The Safety and Biocompatibility of Gelatin Hemostatic Matrix (Floseal and Surgiflo) in Neurosurgical Procedures. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Alfier A. Surg Technol Int. 2012 Sep 1;XXII. doi:pii: sti22/3.

46) Titanium Expandable Pedicle Screw for the Treatment of Degenerative and Traumatic Spinal Diseases in Osteoporotic Patients: Preliminary Experience. Gazzeri R, Roperto R, Fiore C. Surg Technol Int. 2012 Sep 1;XXII. doi:pii: sti22/10.

47) Endoscopic Colloid Cyst Resection in the Absence of Ventriculomegaly. Wait SD, Gazzeri R, Wilson DA, Abla AA, Nakaji P, Teo C. Neurosurgery. 2013 73(1 Suppl Operative):

48) Triple R tonsillar technique for the management of adult Chiari I malformation: surgical note. Galarza M, Gazzeri R, Alfieri A, Martinez-Lage JF. Acta Neuroch 2013 155(7):1195-201

49)Accidental head trauma during care activities in the first year of life: a neurosurgical comparative study. Galarza M, Gazzeri R, Barcelo’ C, Mantese B, Arraez C, Alfieri A, Cavazzana M, Gandini R, Pellicer porcar O, Martinez-Lage JF. Child s Nervous System 06/2013; 29(6):973-978

50) The current management of lumbar spondylolisthesis. Alfieri A, Gazzeri R, Prell J, Rollinghoff M. Journal of neurosurgical sciences 2013; 57(2):103-13

51)Safety of Intraoperative Electrophysiological Monitoring (TES and EMG) for Spinal and Cranial Lesions. Gazzeri R, Faiola A, Neroni M, Fiore C, Callovini G, Pischedda M, Galarza M. Surg Technol Int. 2013 Sep;23:296-306.

52)Frameless Nonstereotactic Image-Guided Surgery of Supratentorial Lesions: Introduction to a Safe and Inexpensive Technique. Callovini G, Sherkat S, Callovini G, Gazzeri R. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2014 Feb 25.

53) Controversies about interspinous process devices in the treatment of degenerative lumbar spine diseases: past, present, and future. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Alfieri A. Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:975052. doi: 10.1155/2014/975052.

54) Minimally invasive key-hole approach for the surgical treatment of single and multiple brain metastases. Gazzeri R, Nalavenkata S, Teo C. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014;123:117-26.

55) Interspinous spacer decompression (X-STOP) for lumbar spinal stenosis and degenerative disk disease: a multicenter study with a minimum 3-year follow-up. Puzzilli F, Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Neroni M, Panagiotopoulos K, Bolognini A, Callovini G, Agrillo U, Alfieri A. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2014;124:166-74.

56) Endoscopic supraorbital eyebrow approach for the surgical treatment of extraaxialand intraaxial tumors. Gazzeri R, Nishiyama Y, Teo C. Neurosurg Focus. 2014;37(4):E20.

57) Microdiscectomy with and without insertion of interspinous device for herniated disc at the L5-S1 level. Galarza M, Gazzeri R, De la Rosa P, Martínez-Lage JF. J Clin Neurosci. 2014;21(11):1934-9.

58) State of art of recurrent lumbar disk herniation, interspinous and interlumbar fusions. Neroni M, Gazzeri R, Conforti G, Visocchi M. J Neurosurg Sci. 2014;58(2 Suppl 1):45-8.

59) (EVICEL) for Augmentation of Dural Closure: Results of a Preliminary Clinical Study. Gazzeri R, Fiore C, Galarza M. Surg Technol Int. 2014 ;25:265-70.

60) Use of a Thrombin-gelatin Hemostatic Matrix (Surgiflo) in Spinal Surgery. Gazzeri R, De Bonis C, Galarza M. Surg Technol Int. 2014 ;25:280-5.

61) Use of tissue-glue-coated collagen sponge (TachoSil) to repair minor cerebral dural venous sinus lacerations: technical note. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Fiore C, Callovini G, Alfieri A. Neurosurgery. 2015 ;11 Suppl 2:32-6; discussion 36.

62) Role of EVICEL Fibrin Sealant to Assist Hemostasis in Cranial and Spinal Epidural Space: A Neurosurgical Clinical Study. Gazzeri R, Fiore C, Galarza M. Surg Technol Int. 2015;26:364-9.

63) A Clinico-pathologic Study of Oxidized Cellulose as Topical Hemostatic Agent in Neurosurgery. Gazzeri R, Neroni M, Pischedda M, Martin M, Galarza M, Campagna D, Giordano M. Surg Technol Int. 2015;26:376-81.

64) In Reply: Advanced Hemostatics in the Management of Cerebral Dural Sinus Lacerations. Gazzeri R, Galarza M. Neurosurgery. 2015;77(4):E673-4.

65) In Reply: Tissue-Glue-Coated Collagen Sponge (TachoSil) for Minor Cerebral Dural Venous Sinus Laceration: What is the Evidence? Galarza M, Gazzeri R. Neurosurgery. 2015 ;77(4):E670

66) Failure rates and complications of interspinous process decompression devices: a European multicenter study. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Neroni M, Fiore C, Faiola A, Puzzilli F, Callovini G, Alfieri A. Neurosurg Focus. 2015 Oct;39(4):E14.

67) Commentary on: Efficacy, Security, and Manageability of Gelified Hemostatic Matrix in Bleeding Control during Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Surgery: FloSeal vs Surgiflo. Gazzeri R. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2016;77(2):143-5.

68) Percutaneous Pedicle Screw Fixation Technique in the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine-Tips and Tricks. Gazzeri R. Surg Technol Int. 2016 Apr;28:303-10

69) Surgical treatment of degenerative and traumatic spinal diseases with expandable screws in patients with osteoporosis: 2-year follow-up clinical study. Gazzeri R, Roperto R, Fiore C. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Nov;25(5):610-619

70) 164 Failure Rates and Complications of Interspinous Process Decompression Devices: a European Multicenter Study. Galarzay Vicentini M, Gazzeri R, De la Rosa P, Piqueras C. Neurosurgery. 2016 Aug;63 Suppl 1:166.

71) Surgical considerations for intramedullary conus medullaris metastatic tumors with origin from primary lung lesions: A review of the literature. Callovini GM, Bolognini A, Giordano M, Gazzeri R. Neurol India. 2017 Jan-Feb;65(1):211-214.

72) Biosurgical Hemostatic Agents in Neurosurgical Intracranial Procedures. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Callovini G, Alfieri A. Surg Technol Int. 2017 Feb 7;30. 468-476

73) Incidence of thromboembolic events after use of gelatin-thrombin-based hemostatic matrix during intracranial tumor surgery. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Conti C, De Bonis C. Neurosurg Rev. 2017 2018 41(1):303-310. doi: 10.1007/s10143-017-0856-6.

74) Next generation of ventricular catheters for hydrocephalus based on parametric designs. Galarza M, Giménez A, Amigó JM, Schuhmann M, Gazzeri R, Thomale U, McAllister JP Nd. Childs Nerv Syst. 2018;34(2):267-276. doi: 10.1007/s00381-017-3565-0. 

75) Response to: Comment on “Controversies about Interspinous Process Devices in the Treatment of Degenerative Lumbar Spine Diseases: Past, Present, and Future”. Gazzeri R, Galarza M, Alfieri A. Biomed Res Int. 2017;2017:1504316. doi: 10.1155/2017/1504316.

76) Spontaneous Spinal Arthrodesis in Stand-Alone Percutaneous Pedicle Screw Fixation Without in Situ Fusion in Patients With Lumbar Segmental Instability: Long-Term Clinical, Radiologic, and Functional Outcomes. Gazzeri R, Panagiotopoulos K, Princiotto S, Agrillo U. World Neurosurg. 2018;110:e1040-e1048. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.11.159.

77) Evaluation and management of small dural tears in primary lumbar spinal decompression and discectomy surgery. Galarza M, Gazzeri R, Alfaro R, de la Rosa P, Arraez C, Piqueras C. J Clin Neurosci. 2018;50:177-182. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2018.01.008.

78) Pseudoaneurysm of a segmental lumbar artery following a full-endoscopic transforaminal lumbar discectomy: a rare approach-related complication. Panagiotopoulos K, Gazzeri R, Bruni A, Agrillo U. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2019 Mar 16. doi: 10.1007/s00701-019-03876-7.

79) A Proposed Intention-to-Treat Anatomical Classification of Spinal Dural Tears. Galarza M, Gazzeri R, Montoya CG, de la Rosa P, Morales J, Piqueras C. Surg Technol Int. 2019 10;35:441-446.

80) Aneurysm inside meningioma: an unusual association. De Bonis C, Gazzeri R, Gorgoglione L, d’Angelo VA. Br J Neurosurg. 2019 28:1-2.

81) Clinical investigation of chronic subdural hematoma: Relationship between surgical approach, drainage location, use of antithrombotic drugs and postoperative recurrence. Gazzeri R, Laszlo A, Faiola A, Colangeli M, Comberiati A, Bolognini A, Callovini G. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2020 ;191:105705.

82) Letter: Collateral Pandemic in Face of the Present COVID-19 Pandemic: A Neurosurgical Perspective. Galarza M, Gazzeri R. Neurosurgery. 2020 Apr 20:nyaa155. Online ahead of print

83) Postoperative functional preservation of facial nerve in cystic vestibular schwannoma. Mastronardi L, Gazzeri R, Barbieri FR, Roperto R, Cacciotti G, Sufianov A. World Neurosurg. 2020 16:S1878-8750(20)30725-7. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.04.018. Online ahead of print.

84) Treatment of CSF leakage and infections of dural substitute in decompressive craniectomy using fascia lata implants and related anatomopathological findings. Callovini GM, Bolognini A, Callovini T, Giordano M, Gazzeri R. Br J Neurosurg. 2020 6:1-4. doi: 10.1080/02688697.2020.1735301. Online ahead of print.

85) Minimally invasive spinal fixation in an aging population with osteoporosis: clinical and radiological outcomes and safety of expandable screws versus fenestrated screws augmented with polymethylmethacrylate. Gazzeri R, Panagiotopoulos K, Galarza M, Bolognini A, Callovini G. Neurosurg Focus. 2020; 49(2):E14. Doi: 10.3171/2020.5.FOCUS20232