Carmen Piccolo

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P. Raspollini, C. Belotti, A. Burgess, B. Carli, M. Carlotti, S. Ceccherini, B. M. Dinelli, A. Dudhia, J.-M. Flaud, B. Funke, M. Höpfner, M. Lopez-Puertas, V. Payne, C. Piccolo, J. J. Remedios, M. Ridolfi, and R. Spang Istituto di Fisica Applicata “N. Carrara” (IFAC) del Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Firenze, Italy Dipartimento di Chimica Fisica(More)
Sympathetic hyperinnervation due to nerve sprouting generated by the left stellate ganglion has been noted following cardiopulmonary disease processes. Sympathetic hyperinnervation seems to be limited to cardiopulmonary diseases in the experimental and clinical settings. However, histological changes of the left stellate ganglion following cardiopulmonary(More)
K e y w o r d s E p i d e m i o l o g y , Immigration, Vaccination, Disease-free equilibrium, Endemic. 1. I N T R O D U C T I O N Childhood diseases are a problem that all countries face regardless of status. Diseases like measles, mumps, rubella, and pertussis are present in most parts of the world. Even in the United States, which has strict vaccination(More)
Two HGH (insulin and L-Dopa) stimulating tests were performed at time interval on 65 subjects with short stature (SDs between -2 and -4.5 according to Tanner) and on 18 control subjects, in order to study the influence of short stature degree on the HGH behaviour during the stimulating tests. The results obtained show that: 1. Statistically the short(More)
Upper extremity native arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs) continue to be the standard of care for hemodialysis patient's access. Although autogenous fistulas are superior to catheters and synthetic grafts, they are not without their own complications. One complication is venous aneurysms that can lead to skin erosion, bleeding, and site loss. Although(More)
BACKGROUND AND AIM The Authors report the results of their experience on polypoids lesions of the stomach and on endoscopic polypectomies. PATIENTS AND METHODS A study on 2000 OGD (oesophagogastroduodenoscopy) has been carried out on 95 patients with polypoid lesions. The authors have analysed the associations existing between histological type and(More)
INTRODUCTION The use of endovascular technology for mesenteric interventions has become an increasingly accepted treatment modality. We present an unusual case of celiac artery stent placement for coronary ischemia. CASE DESCRIPTION A 66-year-old male with a history most notable for coronary artery disease and coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) x 3(More)
40 prepubertal boys, aged 6 to 10 years, were studied from 1977 to 1979 in order to evidence any circannual rhythm in the testosterone plasmatic levels. The patients observed in the following life schedule: nocturnal rest from 2200 to 0600 circa, meals at 0800, 1300, 1900. Plasma samples were taken at 0800 and testosterone was assayed by RIA. Testosterone(More)
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