Francesca Di Serio

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of point-of-care testing (POCT) in an emergency department
    Francesca Di Serio
    Patologia Clinica I, University Hospital of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare n 11, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 333:185-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Integration between point-of-care cardiac markers in an emergency/cardiology department and the central laboratory: methodological and preliminary clinical evaluation
    Francesca Di Serio
    Unità Operativa di Patologia Clinica I, Policlinico di Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 43:202-9. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Laboratory testing during critical care transport: point-of-care testing in air ambulances
    Francesca Di Serio
    Department of Clinical Pathology I, University Hospital of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:955-61. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Mesothelin family proteins and diagnosis of mesothelioma: analytical evaluation of an automated immunoassay and preliminary clinical results
    Francesca Di Serio
    Department of Clinical Pathology I, University Hospital of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:634-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Integration between the tele-cardiology unit and the central laboratory: methodological and clinical evaluation of point-of-care testing cardiac marker in the ambulance
    Francesca Di Serio
    Department of Clinical Pathology I, University Hospital of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 44:768-73. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Analytical evaluation of the Dade Behring Dimension RxL automated N-Terminal proBNP (NT-proBNP) method and comparison with the Roche Elecsys 2010
    Francesca Di Serio
    Unità Operativa di Patologia Clinica I, Policlinico di Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 43:1263-73. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Proteomic approach to the diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome: preliminary results
    Francesca Di Serio
    Patologia Clinica I, University Hospital of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare n 11, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 357:226-35. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Analytical evaluation of an automated immunoassay for cardiac troponin I: the Vidas Troponin I assay
    Francesca Di Serio
    Unità Operativa di Patologia Clinica I, Policlinico di Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:1363-8. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Evaluation of analytical performance of the Pathfast cardiac troponin I
    Francesca Di Serio
    Department of Clinical Pathology I, University Hospital, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 47:829-33. 2009
  10. doi request reprint PATHFAST NT-proBNP (N-terminal-pro B type natriuretic peptide): a multicenter evaluation of a new point-of-care assay
    Martina Zaninotto
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University Hospital, Padova, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:1029-34. 2010

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of point-of-care testing (POCT) in an emergency department
    Francesca Di Serio
    Patologia Clinica I, University Hospital of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare n 11, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 333:185-9. 2003
    ..Acute coronary syndrome is a major cause of death, morbidity and access in emergency departments (ED)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Integration between point-of-care cardiac markers in an emergency/cardiology department and the central laboratory: methodological and preliminary clinical evaluation
    Francesca Di Serio
    Unità Operativa di Patologia Clinica I, Policlinico di Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 43:202-9. 2005
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  3. doi request reprint Laboratory testing during critical care transport: point-of-care testing in air ambulances
    Francesca Di Serio
    Department of Clinical Pathology I, University Hospital of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:955-61. 2010
    ..With technological and computer advances, POCT during critical care transport will certainly increase in the future: this will be a challenge from a laboratory and clinical context...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mesothelin family proteins and diagnosis of mesothelioma: analytical evaluation of an automated immunoassay and preliminary clinical results
    Francesca Di Serio
    Department of Clinical Pathology I, University Hospital of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:634-8. 2007
    ..Studies have suggested that soluble mesothelin-related protein (SMRP) can be used as a serum marker of malignant mesothelioma...
  5. ncbi request reprint Integration between the tele-cardiology unit and the central laboratory: methodological and clinical evaluation of point-of-care testing cardiac marker in the ambulance
    Francesca Di Serio
    Department of Clinical Pathology I, University Hospital of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 44:768-73. 2006
    ..These approaches may allow improvements in patient outcomes and continuous monitoring of the POCT network in the central laboratory, thus meeting quality requirements...
  6. ncbi request reprint Analytical evaluation of the Dade Behring Dimension RxL automated N-Terminal proBNP (NT-proBNP) method and comparison with the Roche Elecsys 2010
    Francesca Di Serio
    Unità Operativa di Patologia Clinica I, Policlinico di Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 43:1263-73. 2005
    ..Age and sex were significantly and independently related to NT-proBNP concentrations. The Dimension RxL NT-proBNP method, like the Elecsys 2010, is suitable for routine use in the diagnosis of heart failure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Proteomic approach to the diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome: preliminary results
    Francesca Di Serio
    Patologia Clinica I, University Hospital of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare n 11, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 357:226-35. 2005
    ..A new approach, based on protein biochip array technology, performs simultaneously: cTnI, CK-MB, myoglobin, CAIII, GFBB and FABP using a single chip...
  8. ncbi request reprint Analytical evaluation of an automated immunoassay for cardiac troponin I: the Vidas Troponin I assay
    Francesca Di Serio
    Unità Operativa di Patologia Clinica I, Policlinico di Bari, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:1363-8. 2003
    ..The study of the agreement between the Vidas and Dimension RxL cTnI assays showed a total concordance of 96% with a bias value of -0.042. The Vidas Troponin I test is a fast, precise and sensitive method for the determination of cTnI...
  9. doi request reprint Evaluation of analytical performance of the Pathfast cardiac troponin I
    Francesca Di Serio
    Department of Clinical Pathology I, University Hospital, Bari, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 47:829-33. 2009
    ..Following Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) guidelines, we assessed the analytical performances of the Pathfast (Mitsubishi, Japan) cTnI method...
  10. doi request reprint PATHFAST NT-proBNP (N-terminal-pro B type natriuretic peptide): a multicenter evaluation of a new point-of-care assay
    Martina Zaninotto
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University Hospital, Padova, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 48:1029-34. 2010
    ..These biomarkers have proven to be of particular value in the management of chronic and acute heart failure patients, and in the outpatient and the emergency setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical impact of the troponin 99th percentile cut-off and clinical utility of myoglobin measurement in the early management of chest pain patients admitted to the Emergency Cardiology Department
    Gianfranco Amodio
    Emergency Cardiology Department, University Hospital of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Coron Artery Dis 18:181-6. 2007
    ..To verify the clinical impact of different low cut-offs for troponin I/cardiac troponin I (99th percentile to 10% CV) and for myoglobin, in early risk stratification of patients with suspected acute coronary syndrome...
  12. doi request reprint Evaluation of a new ELISA assay for detection of BP230 autoantibodies in bullous pemphigoid
    Marilina Tampoia
    Clinical Pathology Laboratory, Polyclinic of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1173:15-20. 2009
    ..No patient in remission was positive for anti-BP230. In conclusion, anti-BP180 and anti-BP230 assays are useful in the diagnosis of bullous pemphigoid and provide information on disease activity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cardiac biomarkers in acute coronary syndromes: a review
    Gianfranco Amodio
    Emergency Cardiology Department, University Hospital of Bari, Piazza Garibaldi 52, 70122 Bari, Italy
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 8:388-93. 2010
    ..Finally, we briefly discuss the most promising new cardiac markers actually used only in preclinical studies...
  14. doi request reprint High-sensitivity C-reactive protein predicts cardiovascular events and myocardial damage after vascular surgery
    Domenico Scrutinio
    Division of Cardiology and Cardiac Rehabilitation, S Maugeri Foundation, Institute of Cassano Murge, Bari, Italy
    J Vasc Surg 54:474-9. 2011
    ..To assess the association of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) to adverse cardiovascular events and perioperative myocardial damage in patients after elective vascular surgery...
  15. ncbi request reprint Use of N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide to detect acute cardiac dysfunction during weaning failure in difficult-to-wean patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Salvatore Grasso
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Organ Transplantation, University of Bari, Ospedale Policlinico, Piazza Giulio Cesare 11, Bari, Italy
    Crit Care Med 35:96-105. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Laboratory request appropriateness in emergency: impact on hospital organization
    Maria Pia Trisorio Liuzzi
    Medical Management, Bari Polyclinic Hospital Corporation, and Emergency and Organ Transplant Department, Cardiac Surgery Section, Bari University, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 44:760-4. 2006
    ..The results gathered are extremely interesting, as they show deficiencies at both the organizational and clinical level. The final objective of the investigation is to draft a common corporate procedure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of brain natriuretic peptide in the management of patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy
    Maria Vittoria Pitzalis
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, 600 Moye Boulevard, 27834 Greenville, NC, USA
    Eur J Heart Fail 8:509-14. 2006
    ..To evaluate the role of brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) in predicting the progression of heart failure (HF) after cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Monitoring of cardiac function on the basis of serum troponin I levels in patients with acute leukemia treated with anthracyclines
    Giorgina Specchia
    Department of Hematology, University of Foggia, Italy
    J Lab Clin Med 145:212-20. 2005
    ..15 ng/mL) on day 14 in group 1 and on day 7 in group 2. These results may aid the clinician in the treatment of patients by identifying high-risk patients who may benefit from closer observation or supportive cardiac therapy...