Lucia Fazzo

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Superiore di Sanit
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mesothelioma mortality surveillance and asbestos exposure tracking in Italy
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 48:300-10. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Pleural mesothelioma mortality and asbestos exposure mapping in Italy
    Lucia Fazzo
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 55:11-24. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Ecological studies of cancer incidence in an area interested by dumping waste sites in Campania (Italy)
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 47:181-91. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint [Mortality from asbestos-related causes and incidence of pleural mesothelioma among former asbestos cement workers in San Filippo del Mela (Sicily)]
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 34:87-92. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint [Mortality and morbidity cohort study of residents in the neighbourhood of Milazzo industrial area (Sicily)]
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 34:80-6. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Morbidity experience in populations residentially exposed to 50 hz magnetic fields: methodology and preliminary findings of a cohort study
    Lucia Fazzo
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Rome, Italy
    Int J Occup Environ Health 15:133-42. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Cluster analysis of mortality and malformations in the Provinces of Naples and Caserta (Campania Region)
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 44:99-111. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality in an area of Campania (Italy) characterized by multiple toxic dumping sites
    Pietro Comba
    Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Roma, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1076:449-61. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint [Preliminary study of cause-specific mortality of a population exposed to 50 Hz magnetic fields, in a district of Rome municipality]
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 29:243-52. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint [SENTIERI Project: rationale and objectives]
    Pietro Comba
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 38:15-20. 2014

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Mesothelioma mortality surveillance and asbestos exposure tracking in Italy
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 48:300-10. 2012
    ..Previous mortality studies at national level employed the topographic code "Malignant neoplasms of pleura", because of unavailability of a specific code in ICD-9 Revision for pleural mesothelioma...
  2. doi request reprint Pleural mesothelioma mortality and asbestos exposure mapping in Italy
    Lucia Fazzo
    Environmental Epidemiology Unit, Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 55:11-24. 2012
    ..An epidemic of asbestos-related diseases is ongoing worldwide. Mortality from malignant pleural neoplasms in Italy was analyzed, to estimate the health impact of asbestos at national and local level...
  3. doi request reprint Ecological studies of cancer incidence in an area interested by dumping waste sites in Campania (Italy)
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 47:181-91. 2011
    ..Statistically significant clusters were detected for liver, lung, leukaemia and soft tissue sarcomas. In the regression analysis, testis cancer showed significant trend with the index of waste-related exposure (RR = 1.18)...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Mortality from asbestos-related causes and incidence of pleural mesothelioma among former asbestos cement workers in San Filippo del Mela (Sicily)]
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 34:87-92. 2010
    ..The present paper estimates the burden of asbestos-related disease among asbestos-cement production workers of the Sacelit plant that operated in San Filippo del Mela (Province of Messina) from 1958 through 1993...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Mortality and morbidity cohort study of residents in the neighbourhood of Milazzo industrial area (Sicily)]
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 34:80-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study is to evaluate the health status of subjects resident in the Gabbia district, which is close to the industrial areas of both, Pace del Mela and Milazzo...
  6. ncbi request reprint Morbidity experience in populations residentially exposed to 50 hz magnetic fields: methodology and preliminary findings of a cohort study
    Lucia Fazzo
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Rome, Italy
    Int J Occup Environ Health 15:133-42. 2009
    ..No increase was seen in neoplastic haematological diseases...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cluster analysis of mortality and malformations in the Provinces of Naples and Caserta (Campania Region)
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 44:99-111. 2008
    ..The clusters are concentrated in a sub-area where most of the illegal practice of dumping toxic waste has taken place..
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality in an area of Campania (Italy) characterized by multiple toxic dumping sites
    Pietro Comba
    Department of Environment and Primary Prevention, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Roma, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1076:449-61. 2006
    ..It is now recommended that mortality studies be extended to take into account other health outcomes, to search for correlations with environmental exposures, and consider possible confounding factors...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Preliminary study of cause-specific mortality of a population exposed to 50 Hz magnetic fields, in a district of Rome municipality]
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 29:243-52. 2005
    ..To investigate cause-specific mortality in a population exposed to high levels of 50 Hz magnetic fields, in a district of Rome...
  10. ncbi request reprint [SENTIERI Project: rationale and objectives]
    Pietro Comba
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 38:15-20. 2014
    ..This Report represents an important step towards implementing a permanent epidemiological surveillance system in Italy's contaminated sites, the ultimate goal of the SENTIERI Project. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint [SENTIERI Project: materials and methods]
    Susanna Conti
    Ufficio di Statistica, CNESPS, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 38:21-8. 2014
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence in Italian contaminated sites
    Pietro Comba
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy E mail
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 50:186-91. 2014
    ..Ongoing analyses focus on the interpretation of risk factors for excesses of specific cancer types overall and in specific NPCSs in relation to the presence of carcinogenic pollutants. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiological study of populations exposed to high levels of 50 Hz magnetic fields]
    Pietro Comba
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 29:28-33. 2005
    ..Finally, the implications of these studies in terms of scientific knowledge and environmental reclamation are examined...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Scientific collaboration between Istituto Superiore di Sanità and Italian Association of Cancer Registries for the study of cancer incidence in Italian polluted sites]
    P Comba
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome
    Epidemiol Prev 35:192-8. 2011
    ..Standardized incidence ratios (SIRs) will be computed using expected figures derived from the national pool of cancer registries...
  15. ncbi request reprint Incidence of pleural mesothelioma in a community exposed to fibres with fluoro-edenitic composition in Biancavilla (Sicily, Italy)
    Caterina Bruno
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy E mail
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 50:111-8. 2014
    ..A contribution of scientific research to public health decision making with respect to priority setting for environmental clean-up can derive from some further selected epidemiological investigations. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint [Soft tissue sarcomas in Mantua: epidemiological evidence and perspectives for environmental remediation]
    Pietro Comba
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 28:266-71. 2004
    ..In the light of the available evidence, recommendations for further studies are presented and perspectives of environmental remediation are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Health surveillance for subjects with past occupational exposure to asbestos: the experience of Local Health Unit Messina 5 (Sicily)]
    Amerigo Zona
    Dip ambiente e connessa prevenzione primaria, ISS, V le Regina Elena 299, 00161 Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 34:94-9. 2010
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint [The contribution of cancer registries in environmental health studies]
    P Comba
    Dipartimento Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome
    Epidemiol Prev 35:189-91. 2011
    ..For a description of SENTIERI, refer to the 2010 supplement of Epidemiology & Prevention, devoted to the Project...
  19. ncbi request reprint [The role of high risk groups in environmental health research]
    Lucia Fazzo
    Dipartimento di Ambiente e Connessa Prevenzione Primaria, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 40:417-26. 2004
    ..Special emphasis in placed on validity aspects, connections between epidemiologic studies and remediation interventions and ethical issues...