I F Angelillo

Summary

Affiliation: Magna Graecia University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral health status of male prisoners in Italy
    Carmelo G A Nobile
    Int Dent J 57:27-35. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the effectiveness of a pre-brushing rinse in plaque removal: a meta-analysis
    Italo F Angelillo
    Department of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 29:301-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental hygienists and infection control: knowledge, attitudes and behaviour in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Hosp Infect 47:314-20. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Dental health and treatment needs in institutionalized psychiatric patients in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Department of Hygiene, University of Reggio Calabria, Catanzaro, Italy
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 23:360-4. 1995
  5. ncbi request reprint Dental health in a group of drug addicts in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Institute of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Reggio Calabria, Catanzaro, Italy
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 19:36-7. 1991
  6. ncbi request reprint Survey of reasons for extraction of permanent teeth in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Chair of Hyglene, Medical School, University of Reggio Calabria, Catanzaro, Italy
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:336-40. 1996
  7. ncbi request reprint Inappropriate hospital use by patients needing urgent medical attention in Italy
    C Pileggi
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, Catanzaro 88100, Italy
    Public Health 118:284-91. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Food handlers and foodborne diseases: knowledge, attitudes, and reported behavior in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Italy
    J Food Prot 63:381-5. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking: knowledge, attitudes and behaviour in an adult population in Italy
    C G Nobile
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Public Health 114:348-52. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Consumers and foodborne diseases: knowledge, attitudes and reported behavior in one region of Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 64:161-6. 2001

Collaborators

  • C G A Nobile
  • A Bianco
  • P Villari
  • Maria Pavia
  • P Rossi
  • R Anfosso
  • Gabriella Di Giuseppe
  • Rossella Abbate
  • Paolo Marinelli
  • Claudia Pileggi
  • Francesca Trani
  • C Pileggi
  • Gaetano Nicotera
  • Giuseppe Colella
  • Luciana Albano
  • Paolo Rizza
  • Ciro Indolfi
  • Francesca Gnisci
  • Anna Moscariello
  • Maurizio Di Mauro
  • Giovanni Maria Gaeta
  • Maria Anna Stingone
  • Annunziata Albano
  • Carlo Altomare
  • Gianluca Raffaele
  • Alessandra Marinelli
  • G Nicotera
  • S M Di Stasio
  • Sandro M Di Stasio
  • Vincenzo Carbone

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral health status of male prisoners in Italy
    Carmelo G A Nobile
    Int Dent J 57:27-35. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of dental and root caries, periodontal conditions, and prosthetic status of prison inmates...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the effectiveness of a pre-brushing rinse in plaque removal: a meta-analysis
    Italo F Angelillo
    Department of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 29:301-9. 2002
    ..A meta-analysis technique was used to pool data from studies to assess the effectiveness of the pre-brushing rinse PLAX on existing plaque and gingivitis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental hygienists and infection control: knowledge, attitudes and behaviour in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Hosp Infect 47:314-20. 2001
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Dental health and treatment needs in institutionalized psychiatric patients in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Department of Hygiene, University of Reggio Calabria, Catanzaro, Italy
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 23:360-4. 1995
    ..More coordinated efforts between the social and dental care sector must be maintained to serve adequately the need of this disadvantaged group...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dental health in a group of drug addicts in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Institute of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Reggio Calabria, Catanzaro, Italy
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 19:36-7. 1991
    ..37 and 1.71, respectively. The poor dental health in this target group indicates the need for more extensive collaboration between the social and dental health care sectors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Survey of reasons for extraction of permanent teeth in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Chair of Hyglene, Medical School, University of Reggio Calabria, Catanzaro, Italy
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:336-40. 1996
    ..12; P < 0.0001). Dental practitioners should promote targeted initiatives for prevention and treatment of diseases in order to reduce in particular the incidence of tooth extraction because of caries and periodontal disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Inappropriate hospital use by patients needing urgent medical attention in Italy
    C Pileggi
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, Catanzaro 88100, Italy
    Public Health 118:284-91. 2004
    ..Our findings indicate the need for specific interventions to reduce the prevalence of inappropriate hospital use and to modify physicians' attitudes and behaviours...
  8. ncbi request reprint Food handlers and foodborne diseases: knowledge, attitudes, and reported behavior in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Italy
    J Food Prot 63:381-5. 2000
    ..Results strongly emphasize the need for educational programs for improving knowledge and control foodborne diseases...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking: knowledge, attitudes and behaviour in an adult population in Italy
    C G Nobile
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Public Health 114:348-52. 2000
    ..The results strongly recommend the provision of accurate information about the health consequences related to smoking, with a more intensive involvement of health care providers, particularly targeted to women and younger age groups...
  10. ncbi request reprint Consumers and foodborne diseases: knowledge, attitudes and reported behavior in one region of Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 64:161-6. 2001
    ..Educational programs and the counseling efforts of physicians, particularly focused to less educated subjects, are greatly needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint HACCP and food hygiene in hospitals: knowledge, attitudes, and practices of food-services staff in Calabria, Italy. Collaborative Group
    I F Angelillo
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Italy
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 22:363-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Full implementation of the HACCP system and infection control policies in hospital food services is needed...
  12. pmc Mothers and vaccination: knowledge, attitudes, and behaviour in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro, Magna Graecia, Italy
    Bull World Health Organ 77:224-9. 1999
    ..5% and 31% for measles-mumps-rubella and for all three doses against pertussis, respectively. Education programmes promoting paediatric immunization, accessibility, and follow-up should be targeted to the entire population...
  13. pmc Attendance at a hospital emergency department by drivers involved in automobile accidents in Italy
    C Pileggi
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Emerg Med J 22:246-50. 2005
    ..This study investigated the profile of drivers involved in automobile accidents attending a hospital emergency department (ED) in Catanzaro (Italy)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tooth loss and dental caries in institutionalized elderly in Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Institute of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Reggio Calabria, Catanzaro, Italy
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 18:216-8. 1990
    ..9. Analysis of the results showed poor dental health in this target group and the necessity of improving the dental health services programs for the elderly living in institutions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine and headache patient management by general practitioners in Italy
    A Bianco
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, 88100 Cantanzaro, Italy
    Cephalalgia 25:767-75. 2005
    ..Training and continuing educational programmes on EBM and guidelines on treatments of headache for GPs are strongly needed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Acute flaccid paralysis surveillance in Southern Italy
    I F Angelillo
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Public Health 115:130-2. 2001
    ..Our results demonstrated that an active surveillance has permitted us to immediately detect AFP cases and to exclude those due to wild polio virus and to vaccine-associated cases and indicated that our area seems to be 'polio-free'...
  17. pmc Residential exposure to electromagnetic fields and childhood leukaemia: a meta-analysis
    I F Angelillo
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Bull World Health Organ 77:906-15. 1999
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Non-urgent visits to a hospital emergency department in Italy
    A Bianco
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Public Health 117:250-5. 2003
    ..Further investigations are necessary to evaluate the use of primary care since closer co-operation within the healthcare organization system may provide a more responsive service...
  19. ncbi request reprint Appropriate and inappropriate use of day-hospital care in Italy
    A Bianco
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Italy
    Public Health 116:368-73. 2002
    ..The findings suggest the need for standardized diagnostic and therapeutic guidelines for day-hospital care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Female sex street workers and sexually transmitted infections: their knowledge and behaviour in Italy
    Francesca Trani
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    J Infect 52:269-75. 2006
    ..This study assessed knowledge and sexual behaviour regarding sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among female sex street workers in the area of Milan, Italy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Paediatric utilization of an emergency department in Italy
    Claudia Pileggi
    Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur J Public Health 16:565-9. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Risky behaviors among motorcycling adolescents in Italy
    Claudia Pileggi
    Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Pediatr 148:527-32. 2006
    ..To investigate the relationship between risky behaviors and motorcycling in adolescents in Italy...
  23. ncbi request reprint An assessment of inappropriate hospital bed utilization by elderly patients in southern Italy
    Aida Bianco
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 18:249-56. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to quantify the rate of inappropriate hospital admissions and days of stay among elderly patients, and to identify the main causes of such inappropriateness...
  24. pmc Characteristics of patients returning to emergency departments in Naples, Italy
    Gabriella Di Giuseppe
    Department of Public, Clinical and Preventive Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:97. 2008
    ..Crowding in hospital Emergency Departments (EDs) is a problem in several countries. We evaluated the number and characteristics of patients who make repeated visits to the EDs in Naples, Italy...
  25. pmc Preventable hospitalization and access to primary health care in an area of Southern Italy
    Paolo Rizza
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:134. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Patients' perceptions and related behaviours on role of primary care physician in Italy
    Claudia Pileggi
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur J Public Health 14:258-60. 2004
    ..To understand the patients' decision processes regarding selection of PCP, their attitudes, perceptions and related behaviours on the role of PCPs in Italy were investigated...
  27. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' attitudes and behaviour towards motorcycle helmet use in Italy
    Aida Bianco
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 164:207-11. 2005
    ..CONCLUSION: The development of programmes on helmet use starting as early as primary school is strongly needed...
  28. pmc Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of avian influenza, poultry workers, Italy
    Rossella Abbate
    Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1762-5. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and factors related to malocclusion and orthodontic treatment need in children and adolescents in Italy
    Carmelo G A Nobile
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Eur J Public Health 17:637-41. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine prevalence of malocclusions, normative and perceived orthodontic treatment need and related risk factors in schoolchildren in Italy...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influenza and pneumococcal immunization in the elderly: knowledge, attitudes, and practices among general practitioners in Italy
    Maria Pavia
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Public Health 117:202-7. 2003
    ..Our study thus showed that there is a great need for efforts to improve general practitioners' knowledge of influenza and pneumococcal vaccines and their adherence to vaccination policies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Oral cancer and dentists: knowledge, attitudes, and practices in Italy
    Giuseppe Colella
    Department of Public, Clinical and Preventive Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Oral Oncol 44:393-9. 2008
    ..The importance of health care professionals as communicators of public health messages should be emphasized...
  32. doi request reprint Patients' knowledge, attitudes, and behavior toward hospital-associated infections in Italy
    Rossella Abbate
    Department of Public, Clinical and Preventive Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Am J Infect Control 36:39-47. 2008
    ..Hospital-associated infections are associated with morbidity, extended hospital stay, mortality, and attributable costs to the health care sector...
  33. pmc A survey of knowledge, attitudes and practices towards avian influenza in an adult population of Italy
    Gabriella Di Giuseppe
    Department of Public, Clinical and Preventive Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 8:36. 2008
    ..This investigation determined the knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors relating to AI among an adult population in Italy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Appropriate tetanus prophylaxis practices in patients attending Emergency Departments in Italy
    Rossella Abbate
    Department of Public, Clinical and Preventive Medicine, Second University of Naples, Via Luciano Armanni, 5, 80138 Naples, Italy
    Vaccine 26:3634-9. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the physician compliance with tetanus prophylaxis and immunization practices for patients with wounds attending Emergency Departments (EDs) of four randomly selected non-academic acute care public hospitals in Italy...
  35. ncbi request reprint A survey of knowledge, attitudes, and behavior of Italian dentists toward immunization
    Gabriella Di Giuseppe
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Vaccine 25:1669-75. 2007
    ..Training and educational interventions are needed to improve knowledge and immunization coverage...
  36. ncbi request reprint Appropriateness of admissions and days of stay in pediatric wards of Italy
    Aida Bianco
    Medical School, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
    Pediatrics 112:124-8. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to measure inappropriateness of admission and inpatient days in pediatric hospital wards in Catanzaro, Italy, and the effect of different variables on such inappropriateness...
  37. ncbi request reprint Drug-eluting stents versus bare metal stents in percutaneous coronary interventions (a meta-analysis)
    Ciro Indolfi
    Division of Cardiology, Medical School, University Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 95:1146-52. 2005
    ..23, 95% CI 0.15 to 0.35) and paclitaxel-eluting stents (RR 0.39, 95% CIl 0.29 to 0.53)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Suicide mortality in Southern Italy: 1998-2002
    Maria Pavia
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Psychiatry Res 134:275-9. 2005
    ..4 per 100,000 in 1999 to 7.7 in 1998, whereas in females the range was 1.4 per 100,000 in 2001 to 2.4 in 1998. The study shows that suicide rates in Southern Italy are lower compared with national trends...
  39. ncbi request reprint Adolescents and sexually transmitted infections: knowledge and behaviour in Italy
    Francesca Trani
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Paediatr Child Health 41:260-4. 2005
    ..This study evaluated knowledge and behaviour in adolescents regarding prevention of STI...
  40. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of local metronidazole in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    Maria Pavia
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Periodontol 75:830-8. 2004
    ..Meta-analysis was used to assess the effectiveness of local delivery of metronidazole alone or as an adjunct to mechanical therapy in patients with chronic periodontitis...
  41. ncbi request reprint Dental hygienists and oral cancer prevention: knowledge, attitudes and behaviors in Italy
    Gaetano Nicotera
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, Catanzaro 88100, Italy
    Oral Oncol 40:638-44. 2004
    ..Dental hygienists' sex, age, and years in practice were associated with a positive attitude towards oral cancer prevention. Further educational interventions in order to early detect and prevent oral cancer are strongly needed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and behaviors of primary care physicians on oral cancer in Italy
    Gaetano Nicotera
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Via Tommaso Campanella, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
    Oral Oncol 40:490-5. 2004
    ..Additional training and continuing educational programs on prevention and early detection of oral cancer for PCPs are strongly needed...
  43. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of local tetracycline in treating chronic periodontitis
    Maria Pavia
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Periodontol 74:916-32. 2003
    ..Meta-analysis was used to assess the clinical efficacy of local delivery of tetracycline alone or as an adjunct to conventional mechanical therapy in patients with chronic periodontitis...
  44. pmc Knowledge, attitude and practices of pediatricians regarding the prevention of oral diseases in Italy
    Gabriella Di Giuseppe
    Department of Public, Clinical and Preventive Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    BMC Public Health 6:176. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to determine knowledge, attitude, and practices regarding the prevention of oral diseases among pediatricians in Italy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and alcohol behaviour among adolescents in Italy
    Carmelo G A Nobile
    Chair of Hygiene, Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    Public Health 120:942-5. 2006