Simone Ferrero

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of mother-to-infant transmission of hepatitis C virus: a 10-year survey (1990-2000)
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:229-34. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Letrozole and norethisterone acetate in colorectal endometriosis
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 150:199-202. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Changes in the size of rectovaginal endometriotic nodules infiltrating the rectum during hormonal therapies
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Institute for Cancer Research, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, GE, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:447-53. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Outpatient periurethral injections of polyacrylamide hydrogel for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence: effectiveness and safety
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 288:131-7. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Desogestrel-only contraceptive pill versus sequential contraceptive vaginal ring in the treatment of rectovaginal endometriosis infiltrating the rectum: a prospective open-label comparative study
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:239-47. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint Transvaginal ultrasonography combined with water-contrast in the rectum in the diagnosis of rectovaginal endometriosis infiltrating the bowel
    Mario Valenzano Menada
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 89:699-700. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Aromatase and endometriosis: estrogens play a role
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1317:17-23. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy using the Capio suture-capturing device versus traditional technique: feasibility and outcome
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:267-74. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Hemostasis by bipolar coagulation versus suture after surgical stripping of bilateral ovarian endometriomas: a randomized controlled trial
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:722-30. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Unusual complication of excision of pelvic endometriosis: pseudoaneurysm of the left uterine artery
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 93:264-6. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prospective study of mother-to-infant transmission of hepatitis C virus: a 10-year survey (1990-2000)
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:229-34. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the rate of vertical transmission of hepatitis C virus (HCV). We also aimed to analyze the time of clearance of maternal antibodies in the serum of non-infected babies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Letrozole and norethisterone acetate in colorectal endometriosis
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 150:199-202. 2010
    ..This study evaluates the efficacy of aromatase inhibitors and norethisterone acetate in treating pain and gastrointestinal symptoms caused by bowel endometriosis...
  3. doi request reprint Changes in the size of rectovaginal endometriotic nodules infiltrating the rectum during hormonal therapies
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Institute for Cancer Research, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, GE, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:447-53. 2013
    ..To evaluate the changes in the volume of rectovaginal endometriotic nodules infiltrating the rectum during 12-month treatment with hormonal therapies...
  4. doi request reprint Outpatient periurethral injections of polyacrylamide hydrogel for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence: effectiveness and safety
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 288:131-7. 2013
    ..To investigate the effectiveness and safety of periurethral injections (PIs) of polyacrylamide hydrogel (PAHG, Bulkamid(®)) for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence (SUI)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Desogestrel-only contraceptive pill versus sequential contraceptive vaginal ring in the treatment of rectovaginal endometriosis infiltrating the rectum: a prospective open-label comparative study
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:239-47. 2014
    ..To compare the efficacy of two hormonal therapies in treating symptoms caused by bowel endometriosis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Transvaginal ultrasonography combined with water-contrast in the rectum in the diagnosis of rectovaginal endometriosis infiltrating the bowel
    Mario Valenzano Menada
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 89:699-700. 2008
    ..In 4 of 5 (80.0%) nodules reaching the submucosa, the depth of infiltration was underestimated by RWC-TVS. The RWC-TVS reliably determined the largest diameter of the endometriotic nodules and was well tolerated by the patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Aromatase and endometriosis: estrogens play a role
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1317:17-23. 2014
    ..These agents do not cause the disappearance of endometriosis; they cannot be considered routine treatment and should only be administered in adequately controlled clinical studies. ..
  8. doi request reprint Vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy using the Capio suture-capturing device versus traditional technique: feasibility and outcome
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 287:267-74. 2013
    ..This study compares the feasibility and outcome of sacrospinous colpopexy for treating vaginal vault prolapse (VVP) performed by either the traditional technique or a simplified procedure using the Capio™ suture-capturing device...
  9. doi request reprint Hemostasis by bipolar coagulation versus suture after surgical stripping of bilateral ovarian endometriomas: a randomized controlled trial
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:722-30. 2012
    ..To estimate whether the suture of the ovary is superior to bipolar coagulation in preserving ovarian reserve in infertile women undergoing laparoscopic stripping of bilateral endometriomas...
  10. ncbi request reprint Unusual complication of excision of pelvic endometriosis: pseudoaneurysm of the left uterine artery
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 93:264-6. 2010
    ..The diagnosis was based on contrast-enhanced multidetector computed tomography angiography. Transfemoral selective catheterization and embolization of the left uterine artery determined a quick improvement of the symptoms...
  11. doi request reprint Vaginal danazol for women with rectovaginal endometriosis and pain symptoms persisting after insertion of a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 113:116-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of treatment with vaginal danazol in improving the pain symptoms caused by rectovaginal endometriosis that persist after insertion of a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device (LNG-IUD)...
  12. doi request reprint Rectosigmoid endometriosis with unusual presentation at magnetic resonance imaging
    Ennio Biscaldi
    Department of Radiology, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 91:278-80. 2009
    ..In these patients, additional techniques such as multislice computed tomography enteroclysis may be used for adequate diagnosis before surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Letrozole and desogestrel-only contraceptive pill for the treatment of stage IV endometriosis
    Valentino Remorgida
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 47:222-5. 2007
    ..It has recently been suggested that aromatase inhibitors may effectively reduce pain symptoms related to the presence of endometriosis both in postmenopausal women and in subjects of reproductive age...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dyspareunia and quality of sex life after laparoscopic excision of endometriosis and postoperative administration of triptorelin
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 87:227-9. 2007
    ..9% of the patients had no DD and 34.7% reported a decrease in DD intensity; an increase in the frequency of sexual intercourse was reported by 62.2% of the women; objective improvements in several aspects of sex life were observed...
  15. doi request reprint Endometriosis in menopause: a single institution experience
    Matteo Morotti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 286:1571-5. 2012
    ..This study aims to present the clinical characteristics of a series of postmenopausal women with endometriosis and to evaluate the preferential location, extension and histopathological features of the lesions...
  16. doi request reprint Aromatase inhibitors in the treatment of bladder endometriosis
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Gynecol Endocrinol 27:337-40. 2011
    ..Aromatase inhibitors have recently been proposed for the treatment of endometriosis; however, no previous study examined the effects of these agents on pain and urinary symptoms of premenopausal women with bladder endometriosis...
  17. ncbi request reprint Uterine adenomyosis in persistence of dysmenorrhea after surgical excision of pelvic endometriosis and colorectal resection
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    J Reprod Med 54:366-72. 2009
    ..To determine whether the presence of uterine adenomyosis may impair the amelioration of pain symptoms after laparoscopic excision of pelvic endometriosis combined with colorectal resection...
  18. doi request reprint Defective placental adhesion in voluntary termination of second-trimester pregnancy and risk of recurrence in subsequent pregnancies
    Matteo Morotti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:339-42. 2012
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of defective placental adhesion (DPA) in voluntary termination of second-trimester pregnancy and the risk of DPA recurrence in subsequent pregnancies...
  19. doi request reprint MDCT enteroclysis urography with split-bolus technique provides information on ureteral involvement in patients with suspected bowel endometriosis
    Ennio Biscaldi
    Department of Radiology, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:W635-40. 2011
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate the accuracy of MDCT enteroclysis with a split-bolus technique in detecting ureteral compression caused by endometriosis in women with suspected bowel endometriosis...
  20. doi request reprint Loss of sympathetic nerve fibers in intestinal endometriosis
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 94:2817-9. 2010
    ..Sympathetic nerve fibers are significantly reduced in the mucosal and muscular layer near the endometriotic lesions; in contrast, sensory nerve fiber density is not altered in the area near the endometriotic lesions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fertility after bowel resection for endometriosis
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 92:41-6. 2009
    ..To determine the pregnancy rate after bowel resection for rectosigmoid endometriosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Drug safety evaluation of desogestrel
    Carolina Scala
    University of Genoa, National Institute for Cancer Research, San Martino Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 12:433-44. 2013
    ..DSG is also used in menopausal patients for hormone replacement therapy (HRT)...
  23. doi request reprint Pharmacological treatment of endometriosis: experience with aromatase inhibitors
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, Genoa, Italy
    Drugs 69:943-52. 2009
    ..Further research in the form of randomized controlled trials will be required before recommending the routine use of these agents...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ureteral suspension facilitates surgery for deep pelvic endometriosis
    Franco Alessandri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 87:1222-4. 2007
    ..This surgical technique facilitated the identification of the ureter, preventing injuries...
  25. doi request reprint Lymphedema microsurgical preventive healing approach for primary prevention of lower limb lymphedema after inguinofemoral lymphadenectomy for vulvar cancer
    Matteo Morotti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, S Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 23:769-74. 2013
    ..This study describes the use of microsurgical lymphatic venous anastomosis (LVA) to prevent LLL in patients with vulvar cancer undergoing inguinofemoral lymph node dissection (ILND)...
  26. doi request reprint Sorafenib for ovarian cancer
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 22:1049-62. 2013
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Comparing treatments for endometriosis-related pain symptoms in patients with migraine without aura
    Matteo Morotti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria San Martino IST Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Genoa, Italy
    J Comp Eff Res 1:347-57. 2012
    ..Further studies evaluating hormonal therapies are needed; in particular, progestin therapy should be reconsidered in women with migraine and concomitant endometriosis. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint The potential of sunitinib as a therapy in ovarian cancer
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy 01139 010511525 01139 010511525
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 22:1671-86. 2013
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Monoclonal antibodies therapies for ovarian cancer
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 13:739-64. 2013
    ..Several antigens related to OC have been isolated and they could be potential target of monoclonal antibodies (mAbs); therefore, different mAbs have been developed and are emerging as new potential OC treatments...
  30. doi request reprint Imidafenacin for the treatment of overactive bladder
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, Institute for Cancer Research, San Martino Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 14:1383-97. 2013
    ..This compound has been developed to improve the tolerability of AM therapy by binding specifically the M3 receptor subtype, thus limiting undesirable adverse events (AEs)...
  31. doi request reprint Periurethral injection of polyacrylamide hydrogel for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence: the impact on female sexual function
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:3255-63. 2012
    ..Urinary incontinence can negatively affect sexual function...
  32. ncbi request reprint Bowel endometriosis: presentation, diagnosis, and treatment
    Valentino Remorgida
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 62:461-70. 2007
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Unidirectional barbed suture versus continuous suture with intracorporeal knots in laparoscopic myomectomy: a randomized study
    Franco Alessandri
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 17:725-9. 2010
    ..To estimate the effectiveness of unidirectional knotless barbed suture and continuous suture with intracorporeal knots in the repair of uterine wall defects during laparoscopic myomectomy...
  34. doi request reprint Current pharmacotherapy for endometriosis
    Simone Ferrero
    San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 11:1123-34. 2010
    ..Medical therapy is the most commonly used treatment for endometriosis. In particular, the administration of hormonal therapies aims to improve symptoms with minimal adverse effects...
  35. doi request reprint Pharmacokinetics and toxicity of antimuscarinic drugs for overactive bladder treatment in females
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 8:1387-408. 2012
    ..The AMs used to treat OAB differ in their pharmacological profiles, which may affect their potential for causing adverse effects (AEs)...
  36. doi request reprint The preoperative diagnosis of borderline ovarian tumors: a review of current literature
    Matteo Morotti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:1103-12. 2012
    ..To evaluate the available information on the preoperative diagnosis of borderline ovarian tumors (BOTs)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of patients' satisfaction of cervical ripening using dinoprostone by either intravaginal gel or pessary: an open-label, randomized, prospective study
    Antonella Ferraiolo
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino University Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    J Reprod Med 55:423-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate patient satisfaction of cervical ripening using dinoprostone (PGE2) by either intravaginal gel or pessary...
  38. doi request reprint Prevalence of newly diagnosed endometriosis in women attending the general practitioner
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 110:203-7. 2010
    ..To investigate the prevalence of newly diagnosed endometriosis in premenopausal women who requested a consultation with their general practitioner because of non-gynecological problems...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular effects of antimuscarinic agents in overactive bladder
    Gian Marco Rosa
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Cardiology, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 12:815-27. 2013
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Norethisterone acetate versus norethisterone acetate combined with letrozole for the treatment of ovarian endometriotic cysts: a patient preference study
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, University of Genoa, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 174:117-22. 2014
    ..To compare the efficacy of norethisterone acetate (NETA; group N) or letrozole combined with NETA (group L) in treating endometriotic ovarian cysts...
  41. ncbi request reprint Changes in sexual function after medical or surgical termination of pregnancy
    Matteo Morotti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria San Martino IST Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Genoa, Italy
    J Sex Med 11:1495-504. 2014
    ..Voluntary termination of pregnancy (TOP) is a social issue; however, even if it is one of the most common procedures performed in the world, few studies evaluated sexual function changes after medical or surgical TOP...
  42. doi request reprint Bevacizumab in endometrial cancer treatment
    Matteo Morotti
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 12:649-58. 2012
    ..One of the most interesting of these agents is bevacizumab, a monoclonal antivascular endothelial growth factor antibody...
  43. doi request reprint Evaluation of endometrial thickness in hormone receptor positive early stage breast cancer postmenopausal women switching from adjuvant tamoxifen treatment to anastrozole
    Mario Valenzano Menada
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Genova, San Martino Hospital, L go R Benzi Pad 1, 16100 Genova, Italy
    Breast 17:631-6. 2008
    ..Anastrozole reverses tamoxifen-induced increased endometrial thickness and sonographic endometrial cystic appearance...
  44. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal fluid macrophages in endometriosis: correlation between the expression of estrogen receptors and inflammation
    Paola Montagna
    Laboratory and Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 90:156-64. 2008
    ..To investigate the expression of estrogen receptors (ERs) and inflammatory cytokines in macrophages obtained from peritoneal fluid (PF) of women with endometriosis...
  45. doi request reprint Peripartum cardiomyopathy
    Melita Moioli
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 281:183-8. 2010
    ..The prognosis is poor in patients with persistent cardiomyopathy. Subsequent pregnancies are often associated with recurrence of left ventricular systolic dysfunction...
  46. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of 2002 CDC guidelines in preventing perinatal group B Streptococcal vertical transmission: a prospective study
    Davide Lijoi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital, University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 275:373-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the current study is to evaluate the differences in the rate of perinatal group B streptococcal vertical transmission between women who correctly underwent the CDC 2002 guidelines and women who did not...
  47. doi request reprint An evaluation of the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of ivabradine for the treatment of heart failure
    Gian Marco Rosa
    University of Genoa, San Martino Hospital and National Institute for Cancer Research, Department of Cardiology, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 10:279-91. 2014
    ..Ivabradine is a new heart-rate-lowering drug; the aim of this review was to analyze its role in heart failure (HF)...
  48. doi request reprint Pharmacokinetic and toxicity considerations for the use of anthracyclines in ovarian cancer treatment
    Matteo Morotti
    San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 7:707-20. 2011
    ..Safe and effective treatments are needed for ovarian cancer. While there are many drugs currently available, there has recently been a renewed novel interest in the use of anthracyclines...
  49. ncbi request reprint Uterine myomas, dyspareunia, and sexual function
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 86:1504-10. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of deep dyspareunia (DD) and characteristics of sexual life in women with uterine myomas...
  50. ncbi request reprint Letrozole and norethisterone acetate in rectovaginal endometriosis
    Valentino Remorgida
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
    Fertil Steril 88:724-6. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Bowel endometriosis: CT-enteroclysis
    Ennio Biscaldi
    Department of Radiology, Galliera Hospital, Via Mura delle Capuccine 14, 16128, Genoa, Italy
    Abdom Imaging 32:441-50. 2007
    ..The potential of MSCTe for the diagnosis of bowel endometriosis relies on the fact that the serosal, muscular, and mucosal layers of the bowel wall can be evaluated...
  52. doi request reprint Myasthenia gravis during pregnancy
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    Expert Rev Neurother 8:979-88. 2008
    ..Life-threatening conditions (e.g., respiratory insufficiency) may occur during pregnancy; therefore, intensive check-ups by a gynecologist and a neurologist are necessary...
  53. doi request reprint Feasibility and outcome of vaginal paravaginal repair using the Capio suture-capturing device
    Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Largo Rosanna Benzi 1, Genoa 16132, Italy
    Int Urogynecol J 23:341-7. 2012
    ..This investigation describes the feasibility and outcome of vaginal paravaginal repair (VPVR) performed using the Capio suture-capturing device...
  54. ncbi request reprint Post-operative complications after caesarean section in HIV-infected women
    Simone Ferrero
    Dipartimento di Ostetricia e Ginecologia, Universita degli Studi di Genova, Padiglione 1 Ospedale San Martino, Largo Rosanna Benzi 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 268:268-73. 2003
    ..Unfortunately, the HIV-positive women (with low CD4 lymphocytes counts), whose infants theoretically will benefit most from caesarean delivery, are also the women who are most likely to experience post-operative complications...
  55. ncbi request reprint Images of children born following infertility treatment
    Simone Ferrero
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, San Martino Hospital and University of Genoa, Largo R Benzi 1, 16132 Genoa, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 275:113-6. 2007
    ..This cross-sectional survey investigates patients' attitudes towards the use of photos of children born following infertility treatment...