Salomone Di Saverio

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc The NOTA study: non-operative treatment for acute appendicitis: prospective study on the efficacy and safety of antibiotic treatment (amoxicillin and clavulanic acid) in patients with right sided lower abdominal pain
    Gregorio Tugnoli
    Department of Emergency, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    BMJ Open 1:e000006. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Changes in the outcomes of severe trauma patients from 15-year experience in a Western European trauma ICU of Emilia Romagna region (1996-2010). A population cross-sectional survey study
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Trauma Surgery Unit, Department of Emergency, Maggiore Hospital Trauma Center, AUSL Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 399:109-26. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Trauma-induced "Macklin effect" with pneumothorax and large pneumomediastinum, disguised by allergy
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    Front Med 7:386-8. 2013
  4. pmc World society of emergency surgery study group initiative on Timing of Acute Care Surgery classification (TACS)
    Yoram Kluger
    Department of Surgery, Rambam Health Care Center, Haifa, Israel
    World J Emerg Surg 8:17. 2013
  5. pmc Peritoneal adhesion index (PAI): proposal of a score for the "ignored iceberg" of medicine and surgery
    Federico Coccolini
    General and Emergency Surgery Department, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Piazza OMS Organizzazione Mondiale della Sanità 1, 24128, Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Severe adhesive small bowel obstruction
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Emergency Surgery Unit, Department of General and Transplant Surgery, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Front Med 6:436-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Predictive factors of morbidity and mortality in grade IV and V liver trauma undergoing perihepatic packing: single institution 14 years experience at European trauma centre
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Department of Emergency, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    Injury 43:1347-54. 2012
  8. pmc Guidelenines in the management of obstructing cancer of the left colon: consensus conference of the world society of emergency surgery (WSES) and peritoneum and surgery (PnS) society
    Luca Ansaloni
    1st Unit of General Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 5:29. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint 259 Patients with DCIS of the breast applying USC/Van Nuys prognostic index: a retrospective review with long term follow up
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Emergency and General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Breast Unit, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 109:405-16. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint A retrospective review with long term follow up of 11,400 cases of pure mucinous breast carcinoma
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Department of Surgery, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 111:541-7. 2008

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Publications40

  1. pmc The NOTA study: non-operative treatment for acute appendicitis: prospective study on the efficacy and safety of antibiotic treatment (amoxicillin and clavulanic acid) in patients with right sided lower abdominal pain
    Gregorio Tugnoli
    Department of Emergency, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    BMJ Open 1:e000006. 2011
    ..The protocol was approved on November 2009 by Maggiore Hospital Ethical Review Board (ID CE09079). Trial Registration ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01096927...
  2. doi request reprint Changes in the outcomes of severe trauma patients from 15-year experience in a Western European trauma ICU of Emilia Romagna region (1996-2010). A population cross-sectional survey study
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Trauma Surgery Unit, Department of Emergency, Maggiore Hospital Trauma Center, AUSL Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 399:109-26. 2014
    ..In addition recent Government policy in safety regulations for road traffic accident (RTA) prevention, such compulsory helmet use (2000) and seatbelt restraint (2003) were issued with aim of decreasing mortality rate for trauma...
  3. ncbi request reprint Trauma-induced "Macklin effect" with pneumothorax and large pneumomediastinum, disguised by allergy
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    Front Med 7:386-8. 2013
    ..In this case the patient did not report in his history a recent blunt thoracic trauma and the initial suspicion of an allergic reaction has prevented physicians to immediately achieve the correct diagnosis. ..
  4. pmc World society of emergency surgery study group initiative on Timing of Acute Care Surgery classification (TACS)
    Yoram Kluger
    Department of Surgery, Rambam Health Care Center, Haifa, Israel
    World J Emerg Surg 8:17. 2013
    ..Standardizing timing of interventions in surgical emergencies will promote clinical investigation as well as a commitment by administrative authorities to proper operating theater provision for acute care surgery...
  5. pmc Peritoneal adhesion index (PAI): proposal of a score for the "ignored iceberg" of medicine and surgery
    Federico Coccolini
    General and Emergency Surgery Department, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Piazza OMS Organizzazione Mondiale della Sanità 1, 24128, Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:6. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Severe adhesive small bowel obstruction
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Emergency Surgery Unit, Department of General and Transplant Surgery, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Front Med 6:436-9. 2012
    ..Research interest and clinical evidence are increasing in adhesions prevention. Hyaluronic acid-carboxycellulose membrane and icodextrin may reduce incidence of adhesions...
  7. doi request reprint Predictive factors of morbidity and mortality in grade IV and V liver trauma undergoing perihepatic packing: single institution 14 years experience at European trauma centre
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Department of Emergency, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    Injury 43:1347-54. 2012
    ..Major liver trauma in polytraumatic patients accounts for significant morbidity and mortality. We aimed to assess prognostic factors for morbidity and mortality in patients with severe liver trauma undergoing perihepatic packing...
  8. pmc Guidelenines in the management of obstructing cancer of the left colon: consensus conference of the world society of emergency surgery (WSES) and peritoneum and surgery (PnS) society
    Luca Ansaloni
    1st Unit of General Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 5:29. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  9. ncbi request reprint 259 Patients with DCIS of the breast applying USC/Van Nuys prognostic index: a retrospective review with long term follow up
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Emergency and General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Breast Unit, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 109:405-16. 2008
    ..This score combines three independent predictors of Local Recurrence. The VNPI has recently been updated with the addition of age as a fourth parameter into the scoring system (University of Southern California/ VNPI)...
  10. ncbi request reprint A retrospective review with long term follow up of 11,400 cases of pure mucinous breast carcinoma
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Department of Surgery, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 111:541-7. 2008
    ..This study presents a large PMBC series with 20 years follow up as compared to IDC. The relative significance of a variety of common prognostic factors is calculated for this uncommon histology...
  11. doi request reprint Water-soluble contrast medium (gastrografin) value in adhesive small intestine obstruction (ASIO): a prospective, randomized, controlled, clinical trial
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Emergency Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, Bologna, Italy
    World J Surg 32:2293-304. 2008
    ..The diagnostic and therapeutic role of water-soluble contrast medium (Gastrografin) in ASIO is still debated. This study was designed to determine the therapeutic role of Gastrografin in patients with ASIO...
  12. ncbi request reprint Management and outcome of 308 cases of liver trauma in Bologna Trauma Center in 10 years
    Nicola Clemente
    Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center Head Dr G Tugnoli, Department of Emergency, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Ital Chir 82:351-9. 2011
    ..Management of Liver Trauma may vary widely from NOM +/- angioembolization to Damage Control Surgery. Multidisciplinary management is essential for achieving better outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Prognosis and treatment of pancreaticoduodenal traumatic injuries: which factors are predictors of outcome?
    Nicola Antonacci
    Department of Emergency, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna Local Health District, Largo Nigrisoli 2, 40100 Bologna, Italy
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci 18:195-201. 2011
    ..Abdominal trauma rarely causes injuries involving the duodenum and pancreas. Associated injuries occur in 46% of all pancreatic injuries. The morbidity and mortality of pancreaticoduodenal injuries remain high...
  14. doi request reprint Refinement in the technique of perihepatic packing: a safe and effective surgical hemostasis and multidisciplinary approach can improve the outcome in severe liver trauma
    Franco Baldoni
    Emergency and Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital Trauma Center, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Surg 201:e5-e14. 2011
    ..since 2005, we refined the technique of perihepatic packing including complete mobilization of the right lobe and packing around the posterior paracaval surface, lateral right side, and anterior and posteroinferior surfaces...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Penetrating abdominal trauma: 20 years experience in a Western European Trauma Center]
    Marco Casali
    Department of Emergency, Maggiore Hospital, AUSL Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Ital Chir 79:399-407. 2008
    ..Nonoperative management (NOM) and laparoscopy are currently used in selected patients, reducing the rate of unnecessary laparotomy...
  16. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: a comprehensive review of the CIAO study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:36. 2012
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Skin angiosarcoma arising in an irradiated breast: case-report and literature review
    Fausto Catena
    St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Via Massarenti, Bologna, Italy
    Dermatol Surg 32:447-55. 2006
    ..Angiosarcoma (AS) is a rare, invasive malignancy originating from endothelial cells caused by many different clinical situations. AS following radiotherapy for breast cancer after conservative surgery is a rare but well-known association...
  18. ncbi request reprint The NOTA Study (Non Operative Treatment for Acute Appendicitis): prospective study on the efficacy and safety of antibiotics (amoxicillin and clavulanic acid) for treating patients with right lower quadrant abdominal pain and long-term follow-up of conser
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital Regional Trauma Center, Bologna Local Health District, AUSL, Bologna, Italy I Unit, General and Emergency and Trauma Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy Department of Surgery, Hospital of Macerata, Macerata, Italy and Emergency and Trauma Surgery Department, Maggiore Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Ann Surg 260:109-17. 2014
    ..To assess the safety and efficacy of antibiotics treatment for suspected acute uncomplicated appendicitis and to monitor the long term follow-up of non-operated patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint [The Elhers-Danlos syndrome: an insidious pathology. Presentation of a familiary group]
    Andrea Giordani
    U O C Chirurgia d Urgenza e del Trauma, Ospedale Maggiore, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Ital Chir 81:31-5. 2010
    ..Elhers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) is an hereditary disease of the connective tissue, which may have clinical appearances varying in its severity from subclinical asymptomatic forms up to dramatic uncontrollable haemorrhage...
  20. pmc 2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:3. 2013
    ..The 2013 update of the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) guidelines for the management of intra-abdominal infections contains evidence-based recommendations for management of patients with intra-abdominal infections...
  21. ncbi request reprint P.O.P.A. study: prevention of postoperative abdominal adhesions by icodextrin 4% solution after laparotomy for adhesive small bowel obstruction. A prospective randomized controlled trial
    Fausto Catena
    Department of General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40138, Bologna, Italy
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:382-8. 2012
    ..The present clinical study aimed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of icodextrin 4% in decreasing the incidence, extent, and severity of adhesions in patients after abdominal surgery for ASBO...
  22. doi request reprint Dyspnea and large bowel obstruction: a misleading Chilaiditi syndrome
    Nicola Antonacci
    Emergency and Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna Local Health District, L go Nigrisoli 240100, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Surg 202:e45-7. 2011
    ....
  23. pmc The HAC Trial (Harmonic for Acute Cholecystitis) Study. Randomized, double-blind, controlled trial of Harmonic(H) versus Monopolar Diathermy (M) for laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) for acute cholecystitis (AC) in adults
    Fausto Catena
    Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Trials 10:34. 2009
    ..9%).However there are not prospective randomized controlled trials showing the advantages of H compared to MD (the commonly used electrical scalpel) in LC...
  24. doi request reprint Packing for damage control of nontraumatic intra-abdominal massive hemorrhages
    Filippo Filicori
    Acute Care and Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital Trauma Center, L go Nigrisoli 2, 40133 Bologna, Italy
    World J Surg 34:2064-8. 2010
    ....
  25. pmc A prospective, multi centre, randomized clinical study to compare the efficacy and safety of Ertapenem 3 days versus Ampicillin-Sulbactam 3 days in the treatment of localized community acquired intra-abdominal infection. (T.E.A. Study: Three days Ertapene
    Federico Coccolini
    Unit of General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery, St, Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:42. 2011
    ..Ampicillin-Sulbactam is a commonly used "first line" antibiotic for intra-abdominal infections. Ertapenem and Ampicillin-sulbactam are recommended as primary treatment agents for localized peritonitis by both the SIS and IDSA guidelines...
  26. ncbi request reprint Small bowel tumours in emergency surgery: specificity of clinical presentation
    Fausto Catena
    St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Emergency Surgery, Bologna, Italy
    ANZ J Surg 75:997-9. 2005
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Prospective analysis of 101 consecutive cases of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis operated with harmonic scalpel
    Fausto Catena
    Department of General and Transplant Surgery, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:312-6. 2009
    ..Aim of this study was to prospectively evaluate whether the use of harmonic scalpel (HA) during VLC for AC, allowing a potentially better hemostasis and biliostasis, can decrease the conversion rate...
  28. ncbi request reprint Immune response to small intestinal submucosa (surgisis) implant in humans: preliminary observations
    Luca Ansaloni
    Unit of General Surgery, University of Bologna, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Invest Surg 20:237-41. 2007
    ..Thus, this study showed that in a small series of patients the SIS elicits an antibody response without clinical rejection of the xenograft and minimal postoperative complications...
  29. doi request reprint Houdini's last deception (or, Aristotle's bowel)
    Gregorio Tugnoli
    Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Lancet 372:862. 2008
  30. pmc Bologna Guidelines for Diagnosis and Management of Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction (ASBO): 2010 Evidence-Based Guidelines of the World Society of Emergency Surgery
    Fausto Catena
    Emergency Surgery Unit, Department of General and Multivisceral Transplant Surgery, S, Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 6:5. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  31. ncbi request reprint Prognostic criteria for postoperative mortality in 170 patients undergoing major right hepatectomy
    Filippo Filicori
    General Surgery and Transplant Unit, Department of General Surgery and Organ Transplantation, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 11:507-12. 2012
    ..In addition, we identified prognostic factors linked to intra-hospital morbidity and mortality in these patients...
  32. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in a worldwide context: an observational prospective study (CIAOW Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:1. 2013
    ..7%) patients.The overall mortality rate was 10.1% (71/702). The final results of the CIAOW Study will be published following the conclusion of the study period in March 2013...
  33. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: preliminary data from the first three months of the CIAO Study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:15. 2012
    ..White Blood Cell counts (WBCs) greater than 12,000 or less than 4,000 and core body temperatures exceeding 38°C or less than 36°C by the third post-operative day were statistically significant indicators of patient mortality...
  34. pmc Small bowel emergency surgery: literature's review
    Carlo Vallicelli
    General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery Dept, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 6:1. 2011
    ..The aim of the present review is to provide the main indications to face the principal pathologies an emergency surgeon has to face with during his daily activity...
  35. doi request reprint Systemic cytokine response after emergency and elective surgery for colorectal carcinoma
    Fausto Catena
    Transplant, General and Emergency Surgery Department, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 24:803-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to compare the SC response after emergency resection with that after elective resections of colorectal carcinoma...
  36. ncbi request reprint The analgesic efficacy of continuous elastomeric pump ropivacaine wound instillation after appendectomy
    Luca Ansaloni
    Unit of Emergency Surgery, Department of Surgical and Anaesthesiological Sciences, University of Bologna, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Anesth 19:256-63. 2007
    ..To evaluate the analgesic efficacy and safety of ropivacaine 0.2% when administered continuously via elastomeric pump after appendectomy...
  37. pmc Comparison of quality control for trauma management between Western and Eastern European trauma center
    Stefano Massimiliano Calderale
    Emergency and Trauma Surgery Unite, Maggiore Hospital Trauma Center, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 3:32. 2008
    ..This study was aimed to use the results as the basis for recommending and planning changes in the two trauma systems for a better trauma care...
  38. ncbi request reprint An unusual case of persistent pneumothorax
    Kenji Kawamukai
    Thoracic Surgery Unit, Maggiore and Bellaria Hospitals, Bologna, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:e15-7. 2014
    ..Thus, a vascular percutaneous transcatheter embolization of the abnormal vessel was successfully executed and the patient was discharged without consequence. ..