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Disseminated Mycobacterium chimaera infection after open heart surgery in an Italian woman: a case report and a review of the literature.
- Sheila Chiesi, Daniela Piacentini, +6 authors M. Lanzafame
- Le infezioni in medicina : rivista periodica di…
- 1 September 2017
We report the first Italian case of Mycobacterium chimaera disseminated infection in a patient with a history of cardiac surgery. The patient was initially diagnosed with sarcoidosis and started on… Expand
Comparing imported malaria in adults and children presenting to an Italian teaching hospital: A 10-year retrospective study.
- D. Luise, D. Donà, Federica Visentin, G. Marini, C. Giaquinto, A. Cattelan
- Travel medicine and infectious disease
- 1 May 2017
BACKGROUND Malaria is not endemic in Italy, but it still represents an important threat to the travelers' health. With this study we wanted to compare the characteristics of imported malaria between… Expand
Variation of effect estimates in the analysis of mortality and length of hospital stay in patients with infections caused by bacteria-producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamases: a systematic review…
- Parichehr Shamsrizi, Beryl Primrose Gladstone, +4 authors Evelina Tacconelli
- BMJ Open
- 1 January 2020
Objective To assess the variation of effect estimates in the analysis of mortality and length of stay (LOS) in patients with infections caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing… Expand
Effects of an antimicrobial stewardship intervention on perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis in pediatrics
- D. Donà, D. Luise, +6 authors C. Giaquinto
- Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control
- 15 January 2019
PurposeThis study aims to determine the effectiveness of an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program based on a Clinical Pathway (CP) to improve appropriateness in perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis… Expand
Dolutegravir monotherapy and body weight gain in antiretroviral naïve patients.
Treatment of Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Are All Countries Treating Children in the Same Way? A Literature Review
- D. Donà, D. Luise, L. da Dalt, C. Giaquinto
- International journal of pediatrics
- 6 November 2017
Background Pneumonia represents an important threat to children's health in both developed and developing countries. In the last 10 years, many national and international guidelines on the treatment… Expand
Prevention of Invasive Candidiasis in Premature Neonates: Administering Fluconazole or Not?
Purpose of the ReviewFluconazole prophylaxis (FP) for invasive candidiasis (IC) in preterm newborns is still a debated topic. In this review, we describe the most important papers on the topic, and… Expand
Efavirenz dose reduction is associated with improved lipid profile in HIV-1 infected patients
Impact of HIV-1 Infection and Antiretroviral Therapy on Bone Homeostasis and Mineral Density in Vertically Infected Patients
Daily assumption of antiretroviral drugs and HIV-related immune activation lead to important side effects, which are particularly evident in vertically infected patients. Bone homeostasis impairment… Expand
‘High’ antiretroviral deintensification strategy and cellular HIV DNA levels
HAART (highly active antiretroviral therapy) has dramatically changed the management and evolution of HIV disease, decreasing morbidity and mortality in the HIV-1-infected population. The advent of… Expand