Gino Ferretti

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The purpose of this paper is to explore the potentials of implementing UHF Class 1 Gen 2 RFID technology to support Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) applications in the apparel supply chain. The study consists of two parts. The first one aims at quantitatively assessing the technical performance achievable by means of RFID technology, and is carried(More)
Renal artery stenosis is one of the most important complications in the natural history of kidney transplantation. Particular care has to be taken in the use of angiography techniques because of the invasiveness and of the potential toxicity of radiopaque contrast material, even in the less invasive radiological tests, like endovenous sequential(More)
This paper aims at quantitatively assessing the impact of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology and electronic product code (EPC) system on the main processes of the fashion industry supply chain. A fashion supply chain, composed of a distribution centre (DC) and a retail store (RS), is examined. A questionnaire survey and several site visits(More)
A Duplex-Scanner was used to screen 62 patients with severe hypertension, queried renovascular. Ten results were technically unsatisfactory and in the remaining 52 highlighted flow alterations in the renal arteries of 29 patients were found. Control angiographies confirmed renal artery stenosis in 27 cases. Comparative statistical analyses proved the test(More)
The causes of Budd-Chiari syndrome are quickly reviewed with reference to the pathology described in series from various parts of the world. In the West the syndrome is caused by obstruction of the Inferior Vena Cava in its retrohepatic course with or without concomitant obstruction of the suprahepatic veins attributable to fibrous regression of the vessel(More)