G Mastella

Summary

Affiliation: Azienda Ospedaliera di Verona
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neonatal screening for cystic fibrosis: long-term clinical balance
    G Mastella
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Verona Hospital, Verona, Italy
    Pancreatology 1:531-7. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Natural history of pancreatitis associated with cystic fibrosis gene mutations
    L Frulloni
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:179-85. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Nasal potential difference in congenital bilateral absence of the vas deferens
    U Pradal
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Azienda Ospedaliera Verona, Verona, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:896-901. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint A pilot survey of cystic fibrosis clinical manifestations in CFTR mutation heterozygotes
    C Castellani
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Azienda Ospedaliera Verona, Piazzale Stefani 1, 37126 Verona, Italy
    Genet Test 5:249-54. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Short-term effects of three chest physiotherapy regimens in patients hospitalized for pulmonary exacerbations of cystic fibrosis: a cross-over randomized study
    C Braggion
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Verona, Italy
    Pediatr Pulmonol 19:16-22. 1995
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence of mild respiratory disease in men with congenital absence of the vas deferens
    C Castellani
    Cystic Fibrosis Centre, Verona, Italy
    Respir Med 93:869-75. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint A more objective approach to the evaluation of antimicrobial therapy in cystic fibrosis
    E A Valletta
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Verona, Italy
    Acta Univ Carol Med (Praha) 36:44-5. 1990
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of urinary incontinence in women with cystic fibrosis
    M Cornacchia
    Cystic Fibrosis Centre, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Verona, Italy
    BJU Int 88:44-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the entire coding region of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator gene in idiopathic pancreatitis
    C Castellani
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Verona, Italy
    Hum Mutat 18:166. 2001
  10. doi request reprint An overview of international literature from cystic fibrosis registries: 1. Mortality and survival studies in cystic fibrosis
    R Buzzetti
    Italian Cystic Fibrosis Research Foundation, Verona, Italy
    J Cyst Fibros 8:229-37. 2009

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Neonatal screening for cystic fibrosis: long-term clinical balance
    G Mastella
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Verona Hospital, Verona, Italy
    Pancreatology 1:531-7. 2001
    ..This is a preliminary report of two observational cohort studies on this subject...
  2. ncbi request reprint Natural history of pancreatitis associated with cystic fibrosis gene mutations
    L Frulloni
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 35:179-85. 2003
    ..An increased incidence of CFTR mutations has recently been reported in chronic and idiopathic pancreatitis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nasal potential difference in congenital bilateral absence of the vas deferens
    U Pradal
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Azienda Ospedaliera Verona, Verona, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 158:896-901. 1998
    ..We suggest that CBAVD patients with altered NPD should undergo further clinical follow-up in order to detect possible late complications of CF...
  4. ncbi request reprint A pilot survey of cystic fibrosis clinical manifestations in CFTR mutation heterozygotes
    C Castellani
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Azienda Ospedaliera Verona, Piazzale Stefani 1, 37126 Verona, Italy
    Genet Test 5:249-54. 2001
    ..CF-related clinical manifestations in obligate CFTR mutation heterozygotes are not more represented than in individuals with a low risk of being carriers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Short-term effects of three chest physiotherapy regimens in patients hospitalized for pulmonary exacerbations of cystic fibrosis: a cross-over randomized study
    C Braggion
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Verona, Italy
    Pediatr Pulmonol 19:16-22. 1995
    ..001, P < 0.0001). No significant differences between the three CPT regimens for both wet and dry weights were found when the number of coughs was taken into account.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence of mild respiratory disease in men with congenital absence of the vas deferens
    C Castellani
    Cystic Fibrosis Centre, Verona, Italy
    Respir Med 93:869-75. 1999
    ..These results raise questions about the supposed benignancy of the CAVD condition. A close follow-up of men with CAVD could ascertain potential complications...
  7. ncbi request reprint A more objective approach to the evaluation of antimicrobial therapy in cystic fibrosis
    E A Valletta
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Verona, Italy
    Acta Univ Carol Med (Praha) 36:44-5. 1990
    ..The assessment of some of these markers is thought to be helpful in the evaluation of efficacy of antibiotic therapy in CF...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of urinary incontinence in women with cystic fibrosis
    M Cornacchia
    Cystic Fibrosis Centre, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Verona, Italy
    BJU Int 88:44-8. 2001
    ..Pelvic floor muscle exercises are effective in treating stress UI and should be considered for those with CF and regular UI...
  9. ncbi request reprint Analysis of the entire coding region of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator gene in idiopathic pancreatitis
    C Castellani
    Cystic Fibrosis Center, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Verona, Italy
    Hum Mutat 18:166. 2001
    ..Though it is debatable whether these three individuals can be considered affected by CF, their pancreatitis is possibly a clinical manifestation of some CFTR-related disease. Hum Mutat 18:166, 2001...
  10. doi request reprint An overview of international literature from cystic fibrosis registries: 1. Mortality and survival studies in cystic fibrosis
    R Buzzetti
    Italian Cystic Fibrosis Research Foundation, Verona, Italy
    J Cyst Fibros 8:229-37. 2009
    ..The studies considered here focused mainly or secondarily on survival in CF, the aim being to ascertain an improving trend, identify any prognostic factors and, in some cases, attempt to provide a predictive model of survival...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reliability of sweat-testing by the Macroduct collection method combined with conductivity analysis in comparison with the classic Gibson and Cooke technique
    G Mastella
    Regional Cystic Fibrosis Center, Azienda Ospedaliera, Verona, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 89:933-7. 2000
    ..No patient detected by the GCT technique was considered negative by conductivity, but one GCT positive was "borderline" with the MCS. Six non-CF subjects identified as negative by the GCT (3.3%) were in the borderline range with the MCS...
  12. ncbi request reprint Deficiency of vitamins E and A in cystic fibrosis is independent of pancreatic function and current enzyme and vitamin supplementation
    L Lancellotti
    Centro Fibrosi Cistica, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Verona, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 155:281-5. 1996
    ..01). Vitamin levels were not age-dependent in cystic fibrosis, and no significant correlation with standardized body weight (Z-score) was observed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Isolation measures for prevention of infection with respiratory pathogens in cystic fibrosis: a systematic review
    F Festini
    Italian Cystic Fibrosis Research Foundation, Verona, Italy
    J Hosp Infect 64:1-6. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint CFTR and cationic trypsinogen mutations in idiopathic pancreatitis and neonatal hypertrypsinemia
    M Gomez Lira
    Department of Mother and Child, Biology and Genetics, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie, 8, I 37134 Verona, Italy
    Pancreatology 1:538-42. 2001
    ..The cationic trypsinogen gene (Try4) is responsible for hereditary pancreatitis. The aim of the present study was to find a correlation between mutations in the two genes and the two phenotypes...
  15. doi request reprint Diversity of the basic defect of homozygous CFTR mutation genotypes in humans
    F Stanke
    Klinische Forschergruppe, OE 6710, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Carl Neuberg Str 1, D 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Med Genet 45:47-54. 2008
    ..Knowledge of how CFTR mutations other than F508del translate into the basic defect in cystic fibrosis (CF) is scarce due to the low incidence of homozygous index cases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dornase alfa in the treatment of cystic fibrosis in Europe: a report from the Epidemiologic Registry of Cystic Fibrosis
    M E Hodson
    Cystic Fibrosis Department, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital, London, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 36:427-32. 2003
    ..The analysis suggested that younger patients were likely to benefit more from treatment. The findings of randomized clinical trials were supported by the data collected in routine clinical practice...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with poor pulmonary function: cross-sectional analysis of data from the ERCF. European Epidemiologic Registry of Cystic Fibrosis
    J Navarro
    Dept of Gastroenterology and Cystic Fibrosis, , AP/HP, Paris, France
    Eur Respir J 18:298-305. 2001
    ..Regular exercise (especially in older patients) and nasal polyposis were associated with slightly better FEV1. The results confirm those of previous studies and suggest selective prescribing in sicker patients...