G Vento

Summary

Affiliation: Catholic University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of treatment with surfactant in premature infants with respiratory failure and pulmonary infection
    Giovanni Vento
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Biomed 83:33-6. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of exogenous surfactant during conventional and high-frequency oscillatory ventilation in preterm infants with RDS
    Giovanni Vento
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Biomed 84:25-7. 2013
  3. pmc Sustained lung inflation in the delivery room in preterm infants at high risk of respiratory distress syndrome (SLI STUDY): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Carlo Dani
    Department of Surgical and Medical Critical Care, Section of Neonatology, Careggi University Hospital, Viale Morgagni 85, Florence 50141, Italy
    Trials 14:67. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Association of high levels of α-defensins and S100A proteins with Candida mannan detection in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of preterm neonates
    Giovanni Vento
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Res 74:19-25. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint HFOV in premature neonates: effects on pulmonary mechanics and epithelial lining fluid cytokines. A randomized controlled trial
    Giovanni Vento
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 31:463-70. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of seven cytokines in premature ventilated newborns: correlations with old and new forms of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Giovanni Vento
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, and General Hospital S Giovanni Calibita, Laboratory of Clinical Pathology, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 32:723-30. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of dexamethasone on tracheobronchial aspirate fluid cytology and pulmonary mechanics in preterm infants
    G Vento
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica S Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Pharmacology 71:113-9. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid peptidomics suggests a possible matrix metalloproteinase-3 role in bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Giovanni Vento
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Catholic University, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 35:2115-24. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Early postnatal dexamethasone for the prevention of chronic lung disease in high-risk preterm infants
    C Romagnoli
    Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 25:717-21. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Epithelial lining fluid neutrophil-gelatinase-associated lipocalin levels in premature newborns with bronchopulmonary dysplasia and patency of ductus arteriosus
    E Capoluongo
    Dept of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Policlinico A Gemelli, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 21:173-9. 2008

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of treatment with surfactant in premature infants with respiratory failure and pulmonary infection
    Giovanni Vento
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Biomed 83:33-6. 2012
    ..Surfactant inactivation is present in neonatal pneumonia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of exogenous surfactant during conventional and high-frequency oscillatory ventilation in preterm infants with RDS
    Giovanni Vento
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Biomed 84:25-7. 2013
    ..The immediate effects of exogenous surfactant on lung volume and hemodynamics in preterm infants have been poorly studied...
  3. pmc Sustained lung inflation in the delivery room in preterm infants at high risk of respiratory distress syndrome (SLI STUDY): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Carlo Dani
    Department of Surgical and Medical Critical Care, Section of Neonatology, Careggi University Hospital, Viale Morgagni 85, Florence 50141, Italy
    Trials 14:67. 2013
    ..We planned the present randomized controlled trial to confirm or refute these findings...
  4. doi request reprint Association of high levels of α-defensins and S100A proteins with Candida mannan detection in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid of preterm neonates
    Giovanni Vento
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Res 74:19-25. 2013
    ..We investigated whether early detection of Candida Mn in BALF is associated with the presence of some neutrophilic products, as markers of prenatal infection/inflammation...
  5. ncbi request reprint HFOV in premature neonates: effects on pulmonary mechanics and epithelial lining fluid cytokines. A randomized controlled trial
    Giovanni Vento
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 31:463-70. 2005
    ..The objective of this report is to compare the effects of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation (HFOV) versus synchronized intermittent mandatory ventilation (sIMV) from the points of views of biochemical and functional variables...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of seven cytokines in premature ventilated newborns: correlations with old and new forms of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Giovanni Vento
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Paediatrics, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A Gemelli, and General Hospital S Giovanni Calibita, Laboratory of Clinical Pathology, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 32:723-30. 2006
    ..We analyzed the balance of serum proinflammatory and profibrotic/angiogenic cytokine concentrations in relation to CLD and the new BPD definition...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effect of dexamethasone on tracheobronchial aspirate fluid cytology and pulmonary mechanics in preterm infants
    G Vento
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica S Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Pharmacology 71:113-9. 2004
    ..Our study suggests that dexamethasone could be more efficacious in reducing effects of ventilator-induced lung injury in preterm infants at high risk of CLD when started earlier...
  8. doi request reprint Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid peptidomics suggests a possible matrix metalloproteinase-3 role in bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Giovanni Vento
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Catholic University, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 35:2115-24. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to assess and compare the peptidomic profiles of BALF from premature neonates with and without bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Early postnatal dexamethasone for the prevention of chronic lung disease in high-risk preterm infants
    C Romagnoli
    Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 25:717-21. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of early administration of dexamethasone on the incidence of chronic lung disease (CLD) in high risk preterm infants and to evaluate the side effects of the early steroid administration...
  10. ncbi request reprint Epithelial lining fluid neutrophil-gelatinase-associated lipocalin levels in premature newborns with bronchopulmonary dysplasia and patency of ductus arteriosus
    E Capoluongo
    Dept of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Policlinico A Gemelli, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 21:173-9. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Effect on growth of two different dexamethasone courses for preterm infants at risk of chronic lung disease. A randomized trial
    C Romagnoli
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Pharmacology 59:266-74. 1999
    ..However, the poorer head growth detected at 30 days of life in the infants who received a higher dose of dexamethasone could indicate important adverse effects, possibly dose-related, on postnatal brain growth and development...
  12. ncbi request reprint High total antioxidant activity and uric acid in tracheobronchial aspirate fluid of preterm infants during oxidative stress: an adaptive response to hyperoxia?
    G Vento
    Department of Pediatrics, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Acta Paediatr 89:336-42. 2000
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  13. ncbi request reprint Early changes of pulmonary mechanics to predict the severity of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in ventilated preterm infants
    L Tortorolo
    Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of Rome, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 12:332-7. 2002
    ..To verify whether early pulmonary mechanics measurements are useful to predict subsequent bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) and its severity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Target fraction of inspired oxygen during open lung strategy in neonatal high frequency oscillatory ventilation: a retrospective study
    M Tana
    Reparto di Neonatologia, Policlinico A Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 78:151-9. 2012
    ..25 during the recruitment phase, in a cohort of neonates with gestational age (GA) ≤27 weeks treated with elective HFOV for respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) between July 2006 and September 2008...
  15. ncbi request reprint Left ventricle dimensions in preterm infants during the first month of life
    E Zecca
    Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168 Roma, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 160:227-30. 2001
    ..Our study gives reference data about left ventricle dimensions of preterm infants during the first month of life and is helpful when making a diagnosis of left ventricular hypertrophy in these subjects...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Use of Meropenem in preterm newborns. Survey of the literature and case series]
    A De Cunto
    Divisione di Neonatologia, Istituto di Clinica Pediatrica, Policlinico A Gemelli, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Minerva Pediatr 59:755-60. 2007
    ..Meropenem represents the first cabapenem-class that has received Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for use in children 3 months of age and older. The pharmacokinetics of Meropenem has been well studied in preterm neonates...
  17. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous minute ventilation is a predictor of extubation failure in extremely-low-birth-weight infants
    G Vento
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 15:147-54. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Increased levels of IGF-1 and beta2-microglobulin in epithelial lining fluid of preterm newborns developing chronic lung disease. effects of rhG-CSF
    E Capoluongo
    Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry Institute, Catholic University School of Medicine, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 19:57-66. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Plasma levels of interleukin-6 and interleukin-10 in preterm neonates evaluated for sepsis
    C Romagnoli
    Department of Neonatology, Catholic University Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 160:345-50. 2001
    ..IL-6 and IL-10 levels were significantly correlated with CRP levels on admission (r = 0.45; P = 0.05)...
  20. doi request reprint Bile acid-induced lung injury in newborn infants: a bronchoalveolar lavage fluid study
    Enrico Zecca
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital A Gemelli, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Pediatrics 121:e146-9. 2008
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  21. ncbi request reprint Genotypic analysis by 27A DNA fingerprinting of Candida albicans strains isolated during an outbreak in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Stefania Boccia
    Institute of Microbiology, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 23:281-4. 2002
    ..albicans isolates was performed by DNA fingerprinting with the 27A probe. This genotypic analysis demonstrated that the isolates were identical, providing evidence for the circulation of a unique C. albicans strain...
  22. ncbi request reprint Bile acid pneumonia: a "new" form of neonatal respiratory distress syndrome?
    Enrico Zecca
    Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Pediatrics 114:269-72. 2004
    ..Finding high levels of BA and lysophosphatidylcholines in the bronchoalveolar lavage of affected infants would aid in support of the diagnosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mannose-binding lectin polymorphisms and pulmonary outcome in premature neonates: a pilot study
    Ettore Capoluongo
    Laboratory of Clinical Molecular Biology, Institute of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, School of Medicine, Catholic University, Largo F Vito 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 33:1787-94. 2007
    ..Several MBL2 genetic variants have been described, including the six variants studied in this report, which are those analyzed in most detail in the medical literature...
  24. ncbi request reprint Association of MBL2 variants with early preterm delivery
    Franco Ameglio
    Genet Med 9:136-7. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Which phototherapy system is most effective in lowering serum bilirubin in very preterm infants?
    Costantino Romagnoli
    Division of Neonatology, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Fetal Diagn Ther 21:204-9. 2006
    ..To compare the effectiveness of various phototherapy systems in lowering serum bilirubin levels in preterm infants...
  26. ncbi request reprint Is there significant improvement in neonatal outcome after treating pPROM mothers with amnio-infusion?
    Maria Pia De Carolis
    Division of Neonatology, Catholic University Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Biol Neonate 86:222-9. 2004
    ..In fact, over 20 weeks, amnio-infusion treatment significantly reduces the risk of pulmonary hypoplasia even if normal lung development cannot be guaranteed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for pulmonary candidiasis in preterm infants with a birth weight of less than 1250 g
    Simonetta Frezza
    Department of Neonatology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Largo A Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 164:88-92. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Glucocorticoids in preterm infants and discrepancies of vascular endothelial growth factor
    Giovanni Vento
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:501; author reply 501-2. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Neurotrophin overexpression in lower airways of infants with respiratory syncytial virus infection
    Luca Tortorolo
    Pediatric Pulmonary Research, Batchelor Children s Research Institute, 1580 NW 10th Avenue D 820, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 172:233-7. 2005
    ..However, no information is available in humans...
  30. ncbi request reprint Comparison of serum levels of seven cytokines in premature newborns undergoing different ventilatory procedures: high frequency oscillatory ventilation or synchronized intermittent mandatory ventilation
    Ettore Capoluongo
    Laboratory of Clinical Molecular Biology, Department of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Largo F Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
    Eur Cytokine Netw 16:199-205. 2005
    ..Moreover, CLD development and several other outcomes were compared between the two groups...
  31. ncbi request reprint Is there a relationship between ELF free-IGF-1 levels and fibrotic process enhancement characterizing CLD development in neutropenic premature babies?
    Ettore Capoluongo
    Pediatr Pulmonol 41:286-7; author reply 288. 2006
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of early dexamethasone therapy on pulmonary fibrogenic mediators and respiratory mechanics in preterm infants
    Giovanni Vento
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Universita Cattolica del S Cuore, Rome, Italy
    Eur Cytokine Netw 13:207-14. 2002
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Epithelial lining fluid free IGF-I-to-PAPP-A ratio is associated with bronchopulmonary dysplasia in preterm infants
    Ettore Capoluongo
    Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Dept of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry, Catholic University, Largo F Vito 1, 00168, Rome, Italy
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 292:E308-13. 2007
    ..Finally, the ratio between ELF free IGF-I and PAPP-A appears to be a useful marker for lung injury of premature newborns...
  34. ncbi request reprint High-frequency ventilation is/is not the optimal physiological approach to ventilate ARDS patients
    Giovanni Vento
    J Appl Physiol 104:1237. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of the dystroglycan gene in bronchopulmonary dysplasia affected premature newborns
    Paola Concolino
    Laboratorio di Biologia Molecolare, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 378:164-7. 2007
    ..Mechanically ventilated newborns often develop bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD), characterized by a progressive impairment of wound repair capacity in their lung...
  36. ncbi request reprint Proteomic analysis of salivary acidic proline-rich proteins in human preterm and at-term newborns
    Rosanna Inzitari
    Istituto di Biochimica e Biochimica Clinica, Istituto Scientifico Internazionale Paolo VI di ricerca sulla fertilità ed infertilità umana, Roma, Italy
    J Proteome Res 6:1371-7. 2007
    ....