Massimo Stafoggia

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Affiliation: Agency for Public Health
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Summer temperature-related mortality: effect modification by previous winter mortality
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 20:575-83. 2009
  2. ncbi [Air pollution and mortality in ten Italian cities. Results of the EpiAir Project]
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:65-76. 2009
  3. pmc Saharan dust and associations between particulate matter and daily mortality in Rome, Italy
    Sandra Mallone
    Institute for Cancer Prevention, Florence, Italy
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1409-14. 2011
  4. doi Spie charts, target plots, and radar plots for displaying comparative outcomes of health care
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Via Santa Costanza 53, Rome 00198, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:770-8. 2011
  5. ncbi Does temperature modify the association between air pollution and mortality? A multicity case-crossover analysis in Italy
    M Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1476-85. 2008
  6. ncbi [Methods of statistical analysis to evaluate the short term effects of air pollution in the EpiAir Project]
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:53-63. 2009
  7. ncbi Susceptibility factors to ozone-related mortality: a population-based case-crossover analysis
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:376-84. 2010
  8. doi Particulate air pollution and hospital admissions for cardiac diseases in potentially sensitive subgroups
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Via S Costanza 53, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 23:473-81. 2012
  9. ncbi Particulate matter and daily mortality: a case-crossover analysis of individual effect modifiers
    Francesco Forastiere
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 19:571-80. 2008
  10. doi Air pollution and multiple acute respiratory outcomes
    Annunziata Faustini
    Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 42:304-13. 2013

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Publications28

  1. doi Summer temperature-related mortality: effect modification by previous winter mortality
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 20:575-83. 2009
    ..In the present paper, we addressed the question of whether the association between summer temperature and mortality among the elderly is modified by the previous winter mortality rate...
  2. ncbi [Air pollution and mortality in ten Italian cities. Results of the EpiAir Project]
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:65-76. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Saharan dust and associations between particulate matter and daily mortality in Rome, Italy
    Sandra Mallone
    Institute for Cancer Prevention, Florence, Italy
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1409-14. 2011
    ..Outbreaks of Saharan-Sahel dust over Euro-Mediterranean areas frequently induce exceedances of the Europen Union's 24-hr standard of 50 μg/m3 for particulate matter (PM) with aerodynamic diameter ≤ than 10 μm (PM10)...
  4. doi Spie charts, target plots, and radar plots for displaying comparative outcomes of health care
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Via Santa Costanza 53, Rome 00198, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:770-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare different graphical techniques, including target plots, radar plots, and "spie" charts, for comparing the performances of different health care providers...
  5. ncbi Does temperature modify the association between air pollution and mortality? A multicity case-crossover analysis in Italy
    M Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1476-85. 2008
    ..The authors found much higher PM(10) effects on mortality during warmer days. The hypothesis that such an effect is attributable to enhanced exposure to particles in summer could not be rejected...
  6. ncbi [Methods of statistical analysis to evaluate the short term effects of air pollution in the EpiAir Project]
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:53-63. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi Susceptibility factors to ozone-related mortality: a population-based case-crossover analysis
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 182:376-84. 2010
    ..Acute effects of ozone on mortality have been extensively documented in clinical and epidemiological research. However, only a few studies have focused on subgroups of the population especially vulnerable to these effects...
  8. doi Particulate air pollution and hospital admissions for cardiac diseases in potentially sensitive subgroups
    Paola Colais
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Via S Costanza 53, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 23:473-81. 2012
    ..Although numerous studies have provided evidence of an association between ambient air pollution and acute cardiac morbidity, little is known regarding susceptibility factors...
  9. ncbi Particulate matter and daily mortality: a case-crossover analysis of individual effect modifiers
    Francesco Forastiere
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 19:571-80. 2008
    ..We adopted a case-crossover design to evaluate whether individual socio-demographic characteristics and chronic or acute medical conditions modify the PM10-mortality association...
  10. doi Air pollution and multiple acute respiratory outcomes
    Annunziata Faustini
    Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy
    Eur Respir J 42:304-13. 2013
    ..Analysing multiple rather than single respiratory events shows stronger air pollution effects. The temporal relationship between the pollutant increases and hospitalisations or mortality for respiratory diseases differs. ..
  11. ncbi [Air pollution and urgent hospital admissions in nine Italian cities. Results of the EpiAir Project]
    Paola Colais
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 33:77-94. 2009
    ..The association between particulate matter (PM10) and gases (NO2 and O3) and hospital admissions for cardiac, cerebrovascular, respiratory conditions, pulmonary embolism and diabetes has been evaluated...
  12. ncbi Socioeconomic status, particulate air pollution, and daily mortality: differential exposure or differential susceptibility
    Francesco Forastiere
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 50:208-16. 2007
    ..We investigated whether social class is an effect modifier of the PM(10) (particulate matter with diameter <10 micron)-daily mortality association, and possible mechanisms for this effect modification...
  13. pmc Nitrogen dioxide levels estimated from land use regression models several years apart and association with mortality in a large cohort study
    Giulia Cesaroni
    Department of Epidemiology, Lazio Regional Health Service, Via S, Costanza 53, 00198 Rome, Italy
    Environ Health 11:48. 2012
    ..We aimed to compare measured and estimated NO₂ levels 12 years apart, the stability of the exposure estimates for members of a large cohort study, and the association of the exposure estimates with natural mortality within the cohort...
  14. pmc Long-term exposure to urban air pollution and mortality in a cohort of more than a million adults in Rome
    Giulia Cesaroni
    Department of Epidemiology, Lazio Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy
    Environ Health Perspect 121:324-31. 2013
    ..Few European studies have investigated the effects of long-term exposure to both fine particulate matter (≤ 2.5 µm; PM2.5) and nitrogen dioxide (NO2) on mortality...
  15. doi Short-term effects of air pollution in a cohort of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Annunziata Faustini
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service of Lazio, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 23:861-79. 2012
    ..We studied the short-term effects of particulate matter (PM10, PM2.5), nitrogen dioxide (NO2), and ozone (O3) on cardiac and respiratory mortality in a COPD cohort. We assessed age, sex, and previous diseases as effect modifiers...
  16. ncbi Traffic-related air pollution in relation to incidence and prognosis of coronary heart disease
    Mats Rosenlund
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Local Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 19:121-8. 2008
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  17. ncbi Comparison of regression models with land-use and emissions data to predict the spatial distribution of traffic-related air pollution in Rome
    Mats Rosenlund
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Local Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:192-9. 2008
    ..147). In conclusion, these results suggest that a land-use regression model explains the traffic-related air pollution levels with reasonable accuracy and that emissions data do not significantly improve the model...
  18. pmc Short-term associations between fine and coarse particulate matter and hospitalizations in Southern Europe: results from the MED-PARTICLES project
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Lazio Region Health Service, Rome, Italy
    Environ Health Perspect 121:1026-33. 2013
    ..Evidence on the short-term effects of fine and coarse particles on morbidity in Europe is scarce and inconsistent...
  19. doi Impact of fine and ultrafine particles on emergency hospital admissions for cardiac and respiratory diseases
    Valeria Belleudi
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 21:414-23. 2010
    ..Little is known about the short-term effects of ultrafine particles...
  20. pmc P.Re.Val.E.: outcome research program for the evaluation of health care quality in Lazio, Italy
    Danilo Fusco
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service Lazio Region, Rome, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:25. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to describe the P.Re.Val.E. and the impact of releasing performance data to the public...
  21. doi Saharan dust and the association between particulate matter and daily hospitalisations in Rome, Italy
    Ester Rita Alessandrini
    Department of Epidemiology, Lazio Regional Health Service, Rome, Italy
    Occup Environ Med 70:432-4. 2013
    ..Their role on PM-morbidity association is less clear. This study aims to evaluate the effect of Saharan dust on the PM-hospitalisations association in Rome, Italy...
  22. ncbi Vulnerability to heat-related mortality: a multicity, population-based, case-crossover analysis
    Massimo Stafoggia
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Health Authority, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 17:315-23. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi [Air pollution and mortality in twenty-five Italian cities: results of the EpiAir2 Project]
    Ester Rita Alessandrini
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia del Servizio sanitario regionale, Azienda unità sanitaria locale Roma E, Regione Lazio
    Epidemiol Prev 37:220-9. 2013
    ..this study aims at presenting the results from the Italian EpiaAir2 Project on the short-term effects of air pollution on adult population (35+ years old) in 25 Italian cities...
  24. ncbi [Comparative evaluation of health services outcomes]
    Nera Agabiti
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia Servizio sanitario regionale, Lazio, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 35:1-80. 2011
    ..30-day mortality after acute myocardial infarction: comparison between time periods). The online version of this guide is organised as a hypertext as practical instrument of appraisal...
  25. pmc Associations of area based deprivation status and individual educational attainment with incidence, treatment, and prognosis of first coronary event in Rome, Italy
    Sally Picciotto
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, ASL RM E, Via di Santa Costanza, 53, 00198 Roma, Italy
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:37-43. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to explore relations of socioeconomic status with the incidence, treatment, and outcome of first coronary event in Rome, Italy, during the period 1998-2000, examining effect modification by gender...
  26. pmc Thirty-day complications after laparoscopic or open cholecystectomy: a population-based cohort study in Italy
    Nera Agabiti
    Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Lazio Region, Rome, Italy
    BMJ Open 3:. 2013
    ..The objective of the study is to evaluate short-term complications after laparoscopic (LC) or open cholecystectomy (OC) in patients with gallstones by using linked hospital discharge data...
  27. pmc Long term exposure to ambient air pollution and incidence of acute coronary events: prospective cohort study and meta-analysis in 11 European cohorts from the ESCAPE Project
    Giulia Cesaroni
    Department of Epidemiology, Lazio Regional Health Service, 00198 Rome, Italy
    BMJ 348:f7412. 2014
    ..To study the effect of long term exposure to airborne pollutants on the incidence of acute coronary events in 11 cohorts participating in the European Study of Cohorts for Air Pollution Effects (ESCAPE)...
  28. ncbi A case-crossover analysis of out-of-hospital coronary deaths and air pollution in Rome, Italy
    Francesco Forastiere
    Department of Epidemiology, Rome E Local Health Authority, Via Santa Costanza 53, 00198 Rome, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:1549-55. 2005
    ..Out-of-hospital coronary heart disease death is a major public health problem, but the association with air pollution is not well understood...