Giovanna Fattovich

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Natural history of hepatitis B
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro n 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Hepatol 39:S50-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of hepatitis B and C virus infections on the natural history of compensated cirrhosis: a cohort study of 297 patients
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, University of Verona, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:2886-95. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural history and prognosis of hepatitis B
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, University of Verona, Italy
    Semin Liver Dis 23:47-58. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of consensus interferon in combination with ribavirin as initial treatment for chronic hepatitis C
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, Universita di Verona, Piazzale LA Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Hepatol 39:843-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of prolonged 5 million units of interferon in combination with ribavirin for relapser patients with chronic hepatitis C
    G Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 10:111-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of prolonged high dose of interferon plus ribavirin for hepatitis C patients nonresponders to interferon alone
    G Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 11:543-51. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis: incidence and risk factors
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Department of Gastroenterology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Gastroenterology 127:S35-50. 2004
  8. doi request reprint The homeostasis model assessment of the insulin resistance score is not predictive of a sustained virological response in chronic hepatitis C patients
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Liver Int 31:66-74. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Natural history of chronic hepatitis B: special emphasis on disease progression and prognostic factors
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro, 10, Verona 37134, Italy
    J Hepatol 48:335-52. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Post-load insulin resistance does not predict virological response to treatment of chronic hepatitis C patients without the metabolic syndrome
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 44:419-25. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Natural history of hepatitis B
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro n 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Hepatol 39:S50-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of hepatitis B and C virus infections on the natural history of compensated cirrhosis: a cohort study of 297 patients
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, University of Verona, Italy
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:2886-95. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the prognosis of patients with hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) positive and those with antibody to hepatitis C (anti-HCV) positive cirrhosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural history and prognosis of hepatitis B
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, University of Verona, Italy
    Semin Liver Dis 23:47-58. 2003
    ..Both cirrhotic and noncirrhotic patients with sustained reduction of HBV replication and normalization of aminotransferase after interferon alfa therapy have a reduced risk for liver-related complications...
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of consensus interferon in combination with ribavirin as initial treatment for chronic hepatitis C
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, Universita di Verona, Piazzale LA Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    J Hepatol 39:843-9. 2003
    ..The aim of the present, open-labeled, randomized study was to determine the efficacy and safety of different doses of consensus interferon plus ribavirin in the initial treatment of chronic hepatitis C...
  5. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of prolonged 5 million units of interferon in combination with ribavirin for relapser patients with chronic hepatitis C
    G Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 10:111-7. 2003
    ..Our study suggests that relapsed patients with genotype 1 or 4 may achieve significant response rates of approximately 50%, if retreated with 5 MU tiw IFN plus ribavirin for 48 weeks...
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of prolonged high dose of interferon plus ribavirin for hepatitis C patients nonresponders to interferon alone
    G Fattovich
    Servizio Autonomo Clinicizzato di Gastroenterologia, Universita di Verona, Verona, Italy
    J Viral Hepat 11:543-51. 2004
    ..Induction therapy does not improve SVR...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis: incidence and risk factors
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Department of Gastroenterology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Gastroenterology 127:S35-50. 2004
    ..Further studies are needed to investigate other viral factors (eg, HBV genotype/mutant, occult HBV, HIV coinfection) and preventable or treatable comorbidities (eg, obesity, diabetes) in the HCC risk in cirrhosis...
  8. doi request reprint The homeostasis model assessment of the insulin resistance score is not predictive of a sustained virological response in chronic hepatitis C patients
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Liver Int 31:66-74. 2011
    ..To investigate the independent association between the homeostasis model assessment of the insulin resistance (HOMA-IR) score and rapid virological response (RVR) and sustained virological response (SVR) in chronic hepatitis C (CHC)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Natural history of chronic hepatitis B: special emphasis on disease progression and prognostic factors
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Department of Surgical and Gastroenterological Sciences, University of Verona, Piazzale L A Scuro, 10, Verona 37134, Italy
    J Hepatol 48:335-52. 2008
    ..There is a growing understanding of viral, host and environmental factors influencing disease progression, which ultimately could improve the management of chronic hepatitis B...
  10. doi request reprint Post-load insulin resistance does not predict virological response to treatment of chronic hepatitis C patients without the metabolic syndrome
    Giovanna Fattovich
    Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 44:419-25. 2012
    ..8 mg/kg/min) with the rapid and sustained virological responses in chronic hepatitis C...
  11. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of ultrasound in the detection of liver fibrosis in chronic viral hepatitis
    Mirko D'Onofrio
    Istituto di Radiologia, Policlinico Universitario G B Rossi, Verona, Italy
    Radiol Med 110:341-8. 2005
    ..To assess the accuracy of ultrasonography (US) in the identification and grading of hepatic fibrosis in patients afflicted with chronic viral liver disease, compared to histological examination as a gold standard...
  12. pmc Reduced serum hepcidin levels in patients with chronic hepatitis C
    Domenico Girelli
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Verona, Policlinico G B Rossi, Verona, Italy
    J Hepatol 51:845-52. 2009
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  13. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for hepatocellular carcinoma in HCV-cirrhosis: what we know and what is missing
    Giovanna Fattovich
    J Hepatol 44:1013-6. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of interferon plus ribavirin treatment on NF-kappaB, TGF-beta1, and metalloproteinase activity in chronic hepatitis C
    Maria Guido
    Section of Anatomic Pathology, Department of Oncological and Surgical Science, University of Padova, Italy
    Mod Pathol 19:1047-54. 2006
    ..Combination therapy with interferon and ribavirin affects the tissue expression of TGF-beta-1 and NF-kappaB and favors metalloproteinase activity, and may thereby modulate hepatic fibrogenetic events...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intracellular distribution of hepatitis B virus core protein expressed in vitro depends on the sequence of the isolate and the serologic pattern
    S Mohammed Jazayeri
    Division of Virology, Institute of Biomedical and Life Science, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
    J Infect Dis 189:1634-45. 2004
    ..Thus, the pattern of HBcAg localization in vitro depends on sequence and the serologic pattern of chronic infection, paralleling the situation in vivo...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cryoglobulinemia related to hepatitis C virus infection
    Maria Pina Dore
    Istituto di Clinica Medica, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 52:897-907. 2007
    ..Novel treatment with rituximab is promising...