Giorgio Carniel

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PURPOSE The aim of the study was to assess the effects of a multi-intervention program consisting of use of new absorbent products, a structured skin care regimen, and nursing advice on clinical (incontinence-associated dermatitis [IAD]), economic, and environmental outcomes. SUBJECTS AND SETTING The study setting was a nursing home in northern Italy.(More)
In order to assess the potential usefulness of CPT as a diagnostic tool for ocular allergy, the correlation between skin/RAST tests and CPT was determined in 144 patients affected by allergic ‘hay fever’ type conjunctivitis. The results showed that an agreement between skin/RAST tests and CPT occurred in 71% of the cases (130/ 183). Of the 29% uncorrelated(More)
The clinical picture of an acute frosted periphlebitis has been reported in a limited number of otherwise healthy patients, and in one case of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. The disease is usually bilateral and highly sensitive to steroids. The case of a 26-year-old, HIV-seropositive woman who developed unilateral diffuse perivenous sheathing(More)
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