Luís Ruano

Luís Ruano

Luis Ruano is a neurologist at the Entre Douro e Vouga Hospital Centre, researcher at EPIUnit-ISPUP, and assistant professor at University of Porto Medical School.

He was born in 1984 in Bragança. He graduated from medical school in 2008.

In 2012, he obtained his Master of Public Health with the thesis “The Epidemiology of Hereditary ataxias and spastic paraplegias in Portugal”, under the supervision of Prof. Paula Coutinho and Prof. Carolina Silva.

In 2018 he concluded his PhD, with the thesis “Improving the understanding of cognitive impairment: Insights from cross-sectional and longitudinal assessment”, under supervsion of Prof. Nuno Lunet, Prof. Vítor Tedim Cruz and Prof. Maria Pia Amato.

He has published 17 papers in peer-reviewed Internalstional papers and presented 12 oral communications at Internalstional conferences and 20 at Portuguese conferences.

His scientific interest is in understanding and modifying the natural history and the determinants of cognitive deterioration in neurodegenerative diseases and multiple sclerosis. He is currently working in the development of a new computer-based approach for more sensitive and cost effective cognitive testing, allowing for a timely diagnosis and new management strategies for cognitive impairment.

Articles

2022
Araújo N , Costa A , Lopes C , Lopes-Conceição L , Ferreira A, Carneiro F, Oliveira J , Morais S , Pacheco-Figueiredo L , Ruano L , Tedim Cruz V , Pereira S , Lunet N

Cancers (Basel), 2022 Mar 7;14(5):1355. doi: 10.3390/cancers14051355.

2022
Araújo N , Costa A , Lopes-Conceição L , Ferreira A , Carneiro F , Oliveira J , Braga I , Morais S , Pacheco-Figueiredo L , Ruano L , Tedim Cruz V , Pereira S , Lunet N

ESMO Open, 2022 Mar 7;7(2):100448. doi: 10.1016/j.esmoop.2022.100448. Online ahead of print.

2022
Silva R, Coelho P, Seabra M, Laranjinha I, Vieira D, Costa O, Jesus J, Fonseca AC, Costa S, Ferreira I, Lemos J, Sousa C, Vale J, Sá MJ , Ruano L

J Neurol Sci, 2022 Feb 12. doi: 10.1007/s10072-022-05945-9. Online ahead of print.

2021
Araújo N , Lopes-Conceição L , Morais S , Fontes F , Dias T , Tedim Cruz V , Ruano L , Pereira S , Lunet N

Support Care Cancer, 2021 Nov 24. doi: 10.1007/s00520-021-06702-y. Online ahead of print.

2021
Araújo N , Morais S , Costa AR , Braga R , Carneiro AF , Tedim Cruz V , Ruano L , Oliveira J, Figueiredo LP , Pereira S , Lunet N

BMJ Open, 2021 Feb 15;11(2):e043844. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-043844.

2021
Pais R , Ruano L , Moreira C , Barros H , Sílvia Fraga , Carvalho O , Severo M

Int J Environ Res Public Health, 2021;18(16):8841. Published 2021 Aug 22. doi:10.3390/ijerph18168841

2021
Hendriks S, Peetoom K, Bakker C, van der Flier WM, Papma JM, Koopmans R, Verhey FRJ, de Vugt M, Köhler S; Young-Onset Dementia Epidemiology Study Group, Withall A, Parlevliet JL, Uysal-Bo , Ruano L

JAMA Neurol, 2021 Jul 19;e212161. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2021.2161. Online ahead of print.

2021
Araújo N , Severo M , Conceição L , Fontes F , Dias T , Branco M , Morais S , Tedim Cruz V , Ruano L , Pereira S , Lunet N

Breast, 2021 May 15;58:130-137. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2021.05.006. Online ahead of print.

2021
Gago M, Grunho M, Tábuas-Pereira M, Taipa R, Moiron Simões R, Araújo R, Barreto R, Rocha S, Massano , Ruano L , Gago M, Grunho M, Tábuas-Pereira M, Taipa R, Moiron Simões R, Araújo R, Barreto R, Rocha S, Massano J

Acta Medica Portuguesa, 2020 Dec 2;33(12):844-854. doi: 10.20344/amp.13696. Epub 2020 Dec 2.

2021
De Meo E, Portaccio E, Giorgio A , Ruano L , Goretti B, Niccolai C, Patti F, Chisari CG, Gallo P, Grossi P, Ghezzi A, Roscio M, Mattioli F, Stampatori C, Simone M, Viterbo RG, Bonacchi R, Rocca MA, De Stefano N, Filippi M, Amato MP

JAMA Neurol, 2021 Jan 4;e204920. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2020.4920. Online ahead of print.

2020
Pais R , Ruano L , Moreira C , Carvalho O , Barros H

BMC Geriatr, 2020 Nov 16;20(1):470. doi: 10.1186/s12877-020-01863-7.

2020
Pais R , Ruano L , Carvalho O , Barros H

Geriatrics (Basel), 2020 Oct 27;5(4):E84. doi: 10.3390/geriatrics5040084.

2020
Ruano L , Branco M , Severo M , Sousa A , Castelo J , Araújo I , Joana Pais , Cerqueira J , Amato MP , Lunet N , Tedim Cruz V

J Neurol Sci, 2020 Jan;41(1):183-191. doi: 10.1007/s10072-019-04088-8. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

2019
Rodrigues R, Silva R, Branco M, Brandão E, Alonso I , Ruano L , Loureiro JL

J Neurol Sci, 2019 Dec 24;410:116646. doi: 10.1016/j.jns.2019.116646. [Epub ahead of print]

2019
Pinto P , Barbosa R , Ruano L , Lunet N

Arch Clin Neuropsychol, 2019 Nov 18. pii: acy045. doi: 10.1093/arclin/acy045. [Epub ahead of print]

2019
Melo C , Ruano L , Jorge J, Pinto Ribeiro T, Oliveira G, Azevedo L, Temudo T

Autism, 2019 Sep 25:1362361319869118. doi: 10.1177/1362361319869118. [Epub ahead of print]

2019
Ruano L , Severo M , Sousa A , Ruano C , Branco M , Barreto R , Moreira S , Araújo N , Pinto P , Pais J , Lunetand N , Tedim Cruz V

J Alzheimers Dis, 2019 Aug 14. doi: 10.3233/JAD-190631. [Epub ahead of print]

2019
Branco M , Ruano L , Portaccio E, Goretti B, Niccolai C, Patti F, Chisari C, Gallo P, Grossi P, Ghezzi A, Roscio M, Mattioli F, Bellomi F, Simone M, Viterbo RG, Amato MP

J Neurol Sci, 2019 Aug;40(8):1651-1657. doi: 10.1007/s10072-019-03875-7. Epub 2019 Apr 23.

2019
Ruano L , Araújo N , Branco M , Barreto R , Moreira S , Pais R , Tedim Cruz V , Lunet N , Barros H

Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen, 2019 Feb;34(1):49-56. doi: 10.1177/1533317518813550. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

2018
Ruano L , Branco M, Portaccio E, Goretti B, Niccolai C, Patti F, Chisari C, Gallo P, Grossi P, Ghezzi A, Roscio M, Mattioli F, Stampatori C, Simone M, Viterbo RG, Amato MP

, 2018 Aug;24(9):1234-1242. doi: 10.1177/1352458517717341. Epub 2017 Jun 27.

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