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Management of Helicobacter pylori infection—the Maastricht IV/ Florence Consensus Report
Management of Helicobacter pylori infection is evolving and in this 4th edition of the Maastricht consensus report aspects related to the clinical role of H pylori were looked at again in 2010. InExpand
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Accruing evidence on benefits of adherence to the Mediterranean diet on health: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND The Mediterranean diet has long been reported to be protective against the occurrence of several different health outcomes. OBJECTIVE We aimed to update our previous meta-analysis ofExpand
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Adherence to Mediterranean diet and health status: meta-analysis
Objective To systematically review all the prospective cohort studies that have analysed the relation between adherence to a Mediterranean diet, mortality, and incidence of chronic diseases in aExpand
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Physical activity and risk of cognitive decline: a meta‐analysis of prospective studies
Abstract.  Sofi F, Valecchi D, Bacci D, Abbate R, Gensini GF, Casini A, Macchi C (Centro S. Maria agli Ulivi, Onlus IRCCS; Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence; Azienda Ospedaliero‐UniversitariaExpand
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Impact of platelet reactivity after clopidogrel administration on drug-eluting stent thrombosis.
OBJECTIVES We sought to determine whether nonresponsiveness to clopidogrel as revealed by high in vitro post-treatment platelet reactivity is predictive of drug-eluting stent (DES) thrombosis. Expand
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Physical activity during leisure time and primary prevention of coronary heart disease: an updated meta-analysis of cohort studies
Background A vast body of evidence during the last decades has shown the clear preventive role of physical activity in cardiovascular disease. The real magnitude of the association between physicalExpand
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EXCAVATOR: detecting copy number variants from whole-exome sequencing data
AbstractWe developed a novel software tool, EXCAVATOR, for the detection of copy number variants (CNVs) from whole-exome sequencing data. EXCAVATOR combines a three-step normalization procedure withExpand
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Comparison of prasugrel and ticagrelor loading doses in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients: RAPID (Rapid Activity of Platelet Inhibitor Drugs) primary PCI study.
OBJECTIVES This study sought to compare the action of prasugrel and ticagrelor in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary interventionExpand
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Cardiovascular Death and Nonfatal Myocardial Infarction in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients Receiving Coronary Stenting Are Predicted by Residual Platelet Reactivity to ADP Detected by a
Background— The clinical impact of platelet aggregation assessed by point-of-care assays is unknown. We sought to evaluate whether high residual platelet reactivity (RPR) to ADP during clopidogrelExpand
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High residual platelet reactivity after clopidogrel loading and long-term cardiovascular events among patients with acute coronary syndromes undergoing PCI.
CONTEXT High residual platelet reactivity (HRPR) in patients receiving clopidogrel has been associated with high risk of ischemic events after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). OBJECTIVE ToExpand
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