Patrizia Pignatti

Summary

Affiliation: Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Tracheostomy and related host-pathogen interaction are associated with airway inflammation as characterized by tracheal aspirate analysis
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, IRCCS Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Respir Med 103:201-8. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Oxidative activity of ammonium persulfate salt on mast cells and basophils: implication in hairdressers' asthma
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Research and Care, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 160:409-19. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Nasal blown secretion evaluation in specific occupational nasal challenges
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:217-23. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to toluene diisocyanate and neutrophilic bronchitis without asthma
    Gianni Pala
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Care and Research, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 49:506-7. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational asthma and occupational rhinitis in hairdressers
    Gianna Moscato
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Research and Care, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Chest 128:3590-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Role of the chemokine receptors CXCR3 and CCR4 in human pulmonary fibrosis
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Rehabilitative Pneumology Department, Pavia, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:310-7. 2006
  7. doi request reprint The use of fractional exhaled nitric oxide in investigation of work-related cough in a hairdresser
    Gianni Pala
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Care and Research, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 54:565-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Occupational nonasthmatic eosinophilic bronchitis: current concepts
    G Pala
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Care and Research, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Med Lav 103:17-25. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Downmodulation of CXCL8/IL-8 receptors on neutrophils after recruitment in the airways
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Servizio Autonomo di Allergologia e Immunologia Clinica, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, IRCCS, Pavia, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:88-94. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Pneumomediastinum is a possible acute complication of severe occupational asthma
    Gianni Pala
    Institute of Care and Research, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 11:79-81. 2012

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Tracheostomy and related host-pathogen interaction are associated with airway inflammation as characterized by tracheal aspirate analysis
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, IRCCS Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Respir Med 103:201-8. 2009
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  2. doi request reprint Oxidative activity of ammonium persulfate salt on mast cells and basophils: implication in hairdressers' asthma
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Research and Care, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 160:409-19. 2013
    ..Persulfate salts are components of bleaching powders widely used by hairdressers during hair-bleaching procedures. Hairdressers are at high risk for occupational asthma and rhinitis, and ammonium persulfate is the main etiologic agent...
  3. doi request reprint Nasal blown secretion evaluation in specific occupational nasal challenges
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 83:217-23. 2010
    ..To investigate the usefulness of nasal blown secretion evaluation during specific nasal provocation test (sNPT) in diagnosing occupational rhinitis (OR)...
  4. doi request reprint Occupational exposure to toluene diisocyanate and neutrophilic bronchitis without asthma
    Gianni Pala
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Care and Research, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 49:506-7. 2011
    ..One case of non-asthmatic eosinophilic bronchitis due to methylene diphenil isocyanates has been reported, but a similar condition in the instance of neutrophilic bronchial inflammation has never been described...
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational asthma and occupational rhinitis in hairdressers
    Gianna Moscato
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Research and Care, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Chest 128:3590-8. 2005
    ..Hairdressers are at risk for occupational respiratory diseases, but the risk factors, causal agents, and underlying mechanisms are not completely defined...
  6. ncbi request reprint Role of the chemokine receptors CXCR3 and CCR4 in human pulmonary fibrosis
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Rehabilitative Pneumology Department, Pavia, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:310-7. 2006
    ..The chemokine receptors CXCR3 and CCR4 have recently been described as playing a pivotal role in the mouse model of bleomycin-induced fibrosis...
  7. doi request reprint The use of fractional exhaled nitric oxide in investigation of work-related cough in a hairdresser
    Gianni Pala
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Care and Research, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 54:565-8. 2011
    ..The diagnosis of occupational NAEB requires evidence of sputum eosinophilia. Nevertheless, a minority of patients are not able to produce suitable sputum specimens...
  8. ncbi request reprint Occupational nonasthmatic eosinophilic bronchitis: current concepts
    G Pala
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Care and Research, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Med Lav 103:17-25. 2012
    ..The syndrome is considered a variant of occupational asthma when it develops as a consequence of occupational exposure, hence it should be considered in the spectrum of work-related airway diseases...
  9. ncbi request reprint Downmodulation of CXCL8/IL-8 receptors on neutrophils after recruitment in the airways
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Servizio Autonomo di Allergologia e Immunologia Clinica, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, IRCCS, Pavia, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:88-94. 2005
    ..CXCL8/IL-8 is the most significant chemokine for neutrophils, and CXC chemokine receptor (CXCR) 1 and 2 are its 2 receptors, which are downmodulated by CXCL8/IL-8 and endotoxin on activated neutrophils...
  10. doi request reprint Pneumomediastinum is a possible acute complication of severe occupational asthma
    Gianni Pala
    Institute of Care and Research, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Iran J Allergy Asthma Immunol 11:79-81. 2012
    ..This is the first report of pneumomediastinum as an acute complication of occupational asthma, and it exemplarily shows that the lack of medical surveillance at the workplace may lead to an acute, although unusual, complication...
  11. doi request reprint Age-related increase of airway neutrophils in older healthy nonsmoking subjects
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Allergy and Immunology Unit, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Institute of Research and Care, Scientific Institute of Pavia, Italy
    Rejuvenation Res 14:365-70. 2011
    ..Sputum samples were processed and then were analyzed by optical microscopy. Differential cell counts were reported as percentages and amount of cells/mg...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Fractional exhaled nitric oxide measurement during specific inhalation challenge tests]
    Gianni Pala
    Servizio Autonomo di Allergologia e Immunologia Clinica, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, IRCCS, Istituto Scientifico di Pavia, Via Maugeri 10, 27100 Pavia, Italia
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:280-2. 2011
    ..In conclusion, FeNO measurement may be considered a useful tollfor the evaluation of bronchial inflammation during the SIC...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Recent advances on the role of chemokines/chemokine receptors in the pathogenesis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis]
    Giuseppe Brunetti
    Divisione di Pneumologia Riabilitativa, Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, IRCCS Istituto Scientifico, Pavia
    Recenti Prog Med 98:90-6. 2007
    ..Studies on chemokines/chemokine receptors could shed light on the mechanisms involved in IPF and draw new therapeutic strategies to block the progression of the disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint Increased expression of alpha(1,3)-fucosyltransferase-VII and P-selectin binding of synovial fluid T cells in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Fabrizio De Benedetti
    Pediatria Generale e Reumatologia, Dipartimento di Pediatria, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy
    J Rheumatol 30:1611-5. 2003
    ..Here, we focus on alpha(1,3)-fucosyltransferase-VII (FucT-VII), an enzyme responsible for the generation of functional P- and E-selectin ligands that is upregulated in Th1 cells...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increased CD69 expression on peripheral blood eosinophils after specific inhalation challenge
    Patrizia Pignatti
    Servizio Autonomo di Allergologia e Immunologia Clinica, Fondazione S Maugeri, IRCCS, Istituto Scientifico di Pavia, Centro Medico di Pavia, Loc Cravino, Via Ferrata 8, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Allergy 57:411-6. 2002
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