Marco Tramontano | Fondazione Santa Lucia
Clinical Activity 

Laureato in Scienze della Riabilitazione è Dirigente dell’Area Riabilitativa, Direttore e Professore a contratto del corso di Laurea in Fisioterapia presso la sede Fondazione Santa Lucia dell’Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata.

Esperienza clinica in rieducazione dei disturbi dell'equilibrio, della postura e muscolo-scheletrici attraverso terapia manuale, tecniche strumentali e nuove tecnologie.

Institutional Responsibilities 

Componente Comitato Etico presso IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia.  Rappresentante delle professionalità tecnico-riabilitative.

Componente Comitato Scientifico per la Formazione  operante a sostegno delle attività della sezione per la formazione continua in medicina IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia.

Membro della commissione del Ministero della Salute per l’abilitazione dei titoli universitari conseguiti all’estero, per la professione di Fisioterapista.

Tramontano M, Cerritelli F, Piras F, Spanò B, Tamburella F, Piras F, Caltagirone C, Gili T. Brain Connectivity Changes after Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: A Randomized Manual Placebo-Controlled Trial. Brain Sci. 2020, 10, 969.

Curcio A, Temperoni G, Tramontano M, De Angelis S, Iosa M, Mommo F, Cochi G, Formisano R. The effects of aquatic therapy during post-acute neurorehabilitation in patients with severe traumatic brain injury: a preliminary randomized controlled trial. Brain Inj. 2020:1-6. doi: 10.1080/02699052.2020.1825809.

Belluscio V, Bergamini E, Tramontano M, Formisano R, Buzzi MG, Vannozzi G. Does Curved Walking Sharpen the Assessment of Gait Disorders? An Instrumented Approach Based on Wearable Inertial Sensors. Sensors (Basel). 2020:20(18):E5244. doi: 10.3390/s20185244. PMID: 32937877.

Tramontano M, Morone G, De Angelis S, Casagrande Conti L, Galeoto G, Grasso MG. Sensor-based technology for upper limb rehabilitation in patients with multiple sclerosis: A randomized controlled trial. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2020;38(4):333-341. doi: 10.3233/RNN-201033.

Verna V, De Bartolo D, Iosa M, Fadda L, Pinto G, Caltagirone C, De Angelis S, Tramontano M*. Te.M.P.O., an app for using temporal musical mismatch in post-stroke neurorehabilitation: A preliminary randomized controlled study. NeuroRehabilitation. 2020;47(2):201-208. doi: 10.3233/NRE-203126. 

Manzari, L., Graziano, D., & Tramontano, M. The clinical course of vestibular neuritis from the point of view of the video Head Impulse Test. Audiology Research, 10(1).2020 https://doi.org/10.4081/audiores.2020.248

Ghanbari Ghoshchi, S.; De Angelis, S.; Morone, G.; Panigazzi, M.; Persechino, B.; Tramontano, M.; Capodaglio, E.; Zoccolotti, P.; Paolucci, S.; Iosa, M. Return to Work and Quality of Life after Stroke in Italy: A Study on the Efficacy of Technologically Assisted Neurorehabilitation. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2020, 17, 5233.

Tramontano M, Grasso MG, Soldi S, et al. Cerebellar Intermittent Theta-Burst Stimulation Combined with Vestibular Rehabilitation Improves Gait and Balance in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: a Preliminary Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial. Cerebellum. 2020. doi: 10.1007/s12311-020-01166-y. 

Lunghi C, Consorti G, Tramontano M, Esteves JE, Cerritelli F. Perspectives on tissue adaptation related to allostatic load: Scoping review and integrative hypothesis with a focus on osteopathic palpation. J Bodyw Mov Ther. 2020 24:3 212-220

Temperoni G, Curcio A, Iosa M, Mangiarotti MA, Morelli D, De Angelis S, Vergano S and Tramontano M* A Water-Based Sequential Preparatory Approach vs. Conventional Aquatic Training in Stroke Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial With a 1-Month Follow-Up. Front. Neurol. 2020 11:466. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2020.00466

Manzari L, Tramontano M. Suppression Head Impulse Paradigm (SHIMP) in evaluating the vestibulo-saccadic interaction in patients with vestibular neuritis Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2020;10.1007/s00405-020-06085-6. doi:10.1007/s00405-020-06085-6

Bonnì S, Motta C, Pellicciari MC, et al. Intermittent Cerebellar Theta Burst Stimulation Improves Visuo-motor Learning in Stroke Patients: a Pilot Study Cerebellum. 2020;10.1007/s12311-020-01146-2. doi:10.1007/s12311-020-01146-2

Tramontano M*, Pagnotta S, Lunghi C, et al. Assessment and Management of Somatic Dysfunctions in Patients With Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2020;120(3):165-173. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2020.029

Belluscio V, Bergamini E, Tramontano M, et al. Gait Quality Assessment in Survivors from Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: An Instrumented Approach Based on Inertial Sensors. Sensors (Basel). 2019;19(23):E5315.  2019

Tramontano M, Piermaria J, Morone G, Reali A, Vergara M, Tamburella F. Postural Changes During Exteroceptive Thin Plantar Stimulation: The Effect of Prolonged Use and Different Plantar Localizations. Front Syst Neurosci. 2019 13:49. doi: 10.3389/fnsys.2019.00049.

Tramontano M, Dell’Uomo D, Cinnera Martino A, Luciani C, Di Lorenzo C, Marcotulli M, Vona F, Mercuro A, Abbruzzese S. Visuo-spatial training in patients with sub-acute stroke without neglect: a randomized, single-blind controlled trial. Funct Neurol. 2019;34(1):7-13

Tamburella F, Piras F, Piras F, Spanò B, Tramontano M*, Gili T. Cerebral Perfusion Changes After Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment: A Randomized Manual Placebo-Controlled Trial. Front. Physiol. 2019;10:403. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2019.00403

Tramontano M, Cinnera AM, Manzari L, Tozzi FF, Caltagirone C, Morone G, Pompa A, Grasso MG Vestibular rehabilitation has positive effects on balance, fatigue and activities of daily living in highly disabled multiple sclerosis people: A preliminary randomized controlled trial. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2018, 8. doi: 10.3233/RNN-180850.

Iosa M, Grasso MG, Dandi R, Carusi D, Bacci A, Marra R, Ancona C, Tramontano M, Vecellio Reane L, Salvia A, Ceccarelli B; Wosa Group. Clinical staff work sampling in a neurorehabilitation hospital and its relationship to severity of disease. J Nurs Manag. Epub 2018. doi: 10.1111/jonm.12663 

Tramontano M*, Bergamini E, Iosa M, Belluscio V, Vannozzi G, Morone G. Vestibular Rehabilitation Training in Patients with Subacute Stroke: A preliminary Randomized Controlled Trial. NeuroRehabilitation. 2018.

Ponzo V, Cinnera AM, Mommo F, Caltagirone C, Koch G, Tramontano M*. Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy Potentiates Motor Cortical Plasticity. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2018 ;118(6):396-402. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2018.084.

Bonnì S, Ponzo V, Tramontano M, Martino Cinnera A, Caltagirone C, Koch G, Peppe A. Neurophysiological and clinical effects of Blinfolded Balance Training (BBT) in Parkinson's disease patients: a preliminary study. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2018. doi: 10.23736/S1973-9087.18.05126-2.

Sciomachen, P., Arienti, C., Bergna, A., Castagna, C., Consorti, G., Lotti, A., Lunghi, C., Tramontano, M. & Longobardi, M. Core competencies in osteopathy: Italian register of osteopaths proposal. 2018 In: International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine. 27, p. 1-5 5 p

Belluscio V, Bergamini E, Iosa M, Tramontano M, Morone G, Vannozzi G. The iFST: An instrumented version of the Fukuda Stepping Test for balance assessment. Gait Posture. 2018;60:203-208. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.12.010.

Tramontano M*, Martino Cinnera A, Petracca M, Gaeta A, Tamburella F, Audouard M†, Caltagirone C. Outpatient satisfaction with osteopathic manipulative treatment in a hospital center: a survey. Altern Ther Health Med. 2018

Bergamini E, Iosa M, Belluscio V, Morone G, Tramontano M, Vannozzi G. Multi-sensor assessment of dynamic balance during gait in patients with subacute stroke. J Biomech. 2017 16;61:208-215.

Dippolito M, Tramontano M, Buzzi MG, Effects of Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy on Pain and Mood Disorders in Patients With High-Frequency Migraine. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2017 Jun 1;117(6):365-369. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2017.074.

Tramontano, A. Medici, M. Iosa, A. Chiariotti, G. Fusillo, L. Manzari, D. Morelli, The effect of vestibular stimulation on motor functions of children with cerebral palsy, Motor Control, 2016 Aug 19:1-23.

Tramontano, G. Morone, A. Curcio, G. Temperoni, A. Medici, D. Morelli, C. Caltagirone, S. Paolucci, M. Iosa, Managing the mantainment of gait stability during dual walking task: effects of age and neurological disorders, European Journal of Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine, Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2016.

Morone, S. Paolucci, D. Mattia, F. Pichiorri, M. Tramontano, M. Iosa, The 3Ts of the new millennium neurorehabilitation gym: Therapy, Technology, Translationality, Expert Review of Medical Devices, Expert Rev Med Devices. 2016.

Tramontano, S. Bonnì, A. Martino Cinnera, et al., Blindfolded Balance Training in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease: A Sensory-Motor Strategy to Improve the Gait, Parkinson’s Disease, vol. 2016, Article ID 7536862, 6 pages, 2016. doi:10.1155/2016/7536862.

Morone, M. Tramontano, M. Iosa, J. Shofany, A: Iemma, M. Musicco, S. Paolucci, C. Caltagirone, The efficacy of balance training with video game-based therapy in subacute stroke patients: a randomized controlled trial, Biomed Res Int., 2014.

Rossini, M. Tramontano, G. Allevi, M. Musicco, A. Salvia, Compliance with hand hygiene recommendations during neuromotor rehabilitation procedures in an Italian rehabilitation hospital: an observational study, Am J Infect Control, 2013.

Tension-type headache pharmacological and/or no pharmacological therapy. Buzzi MG, Tramontano M, D’Ippolito M. The Journal of Headache and Pain. abstract XXVI National Congress of the Italian Society for the Study of Headaches. Pharmacological therapies and beyond. Modena Ottobre 26-28, 2012.

Tramontano, MG. Buzzi, M. D’Ippolito, Manual Therapy as a possible treatment for primary headaches, The Journal of Headache and Pain, abstract XXVI National Congress of the Italian Society for the Study of Headaches, Pharmacological therapies and beyond, Modena, Ottobre 26-28, 2012.

Tramontano, C. Di Lorenzo, G. Allevi, C. Caltagirone, M. Musicco, L’influenza dei disturbi visivi nel recupero funzionale dei pazienti con lesioni del sistema nervoso centrale. Studio osservazionale, Riabilitazione Oggi, Anno XXXI Settembre/Ottobre 2014.

A. Peppe, M. Tramontano, L. Manzari, C. Chiavalon, F. Marchetti, C. Caltagirone, Efectos del entrenamiento vestibular en la marcha del paciente con enfermedad de Parkinson, Congreso Argentino de Neurorehabilitacion, Poster Premiato come miglior lavoro scientifico.