P M Matricardi

Summary

Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Cross sectional retrospective study of prevalence of atopy among Italian military students with antibodies against hepatitis A virus
    P M Matricardi
    Laboratorio di Immunologia cd Allergologia, Divisione Aerea, Studi Ricerche e Sperimentaziom, Pomezia Roma, Italy
    BMJ 314:999-1003. 1997
  2. pmc Mimicking microbial 'education' of the immune system: a strategy to revert the epidemic trend of atopy and allergic asthma?
    P M Matricardi
    DASRS, Pomezia Rome, Italy
    Respir Res 1:129-32. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of atopy and asthma in eastern versus western Europe: why the difference?
    P M Matricardi
    Institute of Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, Italian National Research Council, Rome
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 87:24-7. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Are infections protecting from atopy?
    P M Matricardi
    Institute of Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, National Research Council Rome, Italy
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 1:413-9. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint A new test for specific IgE to inhalant allergens (Phadiatop) in the screening of immediate respiratory hypersensitivity states
    P M Matricardi
    Department of Medicine, DASRS, Pratica di Mare, Italy
    Ann Allergy 63:532-5. 1989
  6. ncbi request reprint The heterogeneity of allergic phenotypes: genetic and environmental interactions
    S Bonini
    Institute of Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, Italian National Research Council, Rome
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 87:48-51. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Predicting the outcome of oral food challenges with hen's egg through skin test end-point titration
    S Tripodi
    Paediatric Allergology Unit, Sandro Pertini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:1225-33. 2009

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Cross sectional retrospective study of prevalence of atopy among Italian military students with antibodies against hepatitis A virus
    P M Matricardi
    Laboratorio di Immunologia cd Allergologia, Divisione Aerea, Studi Ricerche e Sperimentaziom, Pomezia Roma, Italy
    BMJ 314:999-1003. 1997
    ..To investigate the working hypothesis that common infections occurring early in life prevent atopy...
  2. pmc Mimicking microbial 'education' of the immune system: a strategy to revert the epidemic trend of atopy and allergic asthma?
    P M Matricardi
    DASRS, Pomezia Rome, Italy
    Respir Res 1:129-32. 2000
    ..Although such a strategy is far beyond our present potential, it may in principle revert the epidemic trend of atopy and allergic asthma without jeopardizing the fight against infectious diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of atopy and asthma in eastern versus western Europe: why the difference?
    P M Matricardi
    Institute of Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, Italian National Research Council, Rome
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 87:24-7. 2001
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Are infections protecting from atopy?
    P M Matricardi
    Institute of Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, National Research Council Rome, Italy
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 1:413-9. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint A new test for specific IgE to inhalant allergens (Phadiatop) in the screening of immediate respiratory hypersensitivity states
    P M Matricardi
    Department of Medicine, DASRS, Pratica di Mare, Italy
    Ann Allergy 63:532-5. 1989
    ..8% sensitivity). The correlation between RAST and Phadiatop was excellent. Phadiatop is much more sensitive than PRIST; furthermore, Phadiatop is easier, less expensive, and as reliable as RAST for use in mass screening programs...
  6. ncbi request reprint The heterogeneity of allergic phenotypes: genetic and environmental interactions
    S Bonini
    Institute of Neurobiology and Molecular Medicine, Italian National Research Council, Rome
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 87:48-51. 2001
    ..This article reinforces the reader's knowledge of the multifactorial nature of allergic diseases and of the heterogeneity of allergic phenotypes...
  7. doi request reprint Predicting the outcome of oral food challenges with hen's egg through skin test end-point titration
    S Tripodi
    Paediatric Allergology Unit, Sandro Pertini Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:1225-33. 2009
    ..Oral food challenge (OFC) is the diagnostic 'gold standard' of food allergies but it is laborious and time consuming. Attempts to predict a positive OFC through specific IgE assays or conventional skin tests so far gave suboptimal results...