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Management strategies in the treatment of neonatal and pediatric gastroenteritis
Acute gastroenteritis, characterized by the onset of diarrhea with or without vomiting, continues to be a major cause of morbidity and mortality in children in mostly resource-constrained nations.Expand
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Virgin olive oil in preventive medicine: From legend to epigenetics
Among vegetableoils, extra virginoliveoil(EVOO) hasnutritional and sensorycharacteristics thatmakeitunique and a basic component of the Mediterranean diet. EVOO has always been used over theExpand
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Efficacy and safety of pidotimod in the treatment of recurrent respiratory infections in children.
The activity of pidotimod ((R)-3-[(S)-(5-oxo-2-pyrrolidinyl) carbonyl]-thiazolidine-4-carboxylic acid, PGT/1A, CAS 121808-62-6) was evaluated in a double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomized,Expand
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Extra virgin olive oil and oleic acid.
For many decades, researchers have investigated the relationships between health status and consumption of extra virgin olive oil. Extra virgin olive oil (and oleic acid) is considered important forExpand
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Fatty acids composition of plasma phospholipids and triglycerides in children with cystic fibrosis. The effect of dietary supplementation with an olive and soybean oils mixture.
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is characterized by abnormal levels of essential fatty acids (EFA) in plasma phospholipids. The reduced availability of EFA has been reported to alter patterns of circulating andExpand
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Role of the low zinc bioavailability on cellular immune effectiveness in cystic fibrosis.
An altered cellular immune response as a secondary phenomenon has been suggested to be probably involved in the bronchopulmonary infections by Pseudomonas aeruginosa in cystic fibrosis (CF). TheExpand
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Probiotics and the skin.
A review of the relationships between probiotics and the skin is presented. After a brief historical introduction, the main pathophysiological data on intestinal microflora, the immune system and theExpand
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Post-operative monitoring of cortical taurine in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage: a microdialysis study.
Intracerebral MD enables the retrieval of endogenous substances from the extracellular fluid (ECF) of the brain and has been demonstrated to be a sensitive technique for early detection of subtleExpand
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Platelet's Fatty Acids and Differential Diagnosis of Major Depression and Bipolar Disorder through the Use of an Unsupervised Competitive-Learning Network Algorithm (SOM)
Aim of the study: The main purpose of this work was to verify, through the study of three fatty acids of platelets (namely: Palmitic Acid—PA, Linoleic Acid—LA, Arachidonic Acid—AA) the ability toExpand
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