Giampiero Mazzaglia

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence estimates for chronic diseases in Italy: exploring the differences between self-report and primary care databases
    Claudio Cricelli
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Via il Prato 66, 50143, Florence, Italy
    J Public Health Med 25:254-7. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and antihyperglycemic prescribing trends for patients with type 2 diabetes in Italy: a 4-year retrospective study from national primary care data
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 57:358-63. 2008
  3. doi request reprint A national survey of the management of atrial fibrillation with antithrombotic drugs in Italian primary care
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Health Search, Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 103:968-75. 2010
  4. pmc Chronic disease prevalence from Italian administrative databases in the VALORE project: a validation through comparison of population estimates with general practice databases and national survey
    Rosa Gini
    Agenzia regionale di sanità della Toscana, Via Pietro Dazzi 1, 50141 Florence, Italy
    BMC Public Health 13:15. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Adherence to antihypertensive medications and cardiovascular morbidity among newly diagnosed hypertensive patients
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Health Search, Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Circulation 120:1598-605. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Exploring patient- and doctor-related variables associated with antibiotic prescribing for respiratory infections in primary care
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    The Health Search Database, Largo Cesare Cantù 8, 50143 Florence, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:651-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of persistence with antihypertensive medications in newly diagnosed hypertensive patients in Italy: a retrospective cohort study in primary care
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Health Search, Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence
    J Hypertens 23:2093-100. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Pharmacological treatment after acute myocardial infarction from 2001 to 2006: a survey in Italian primary care
    Alessandro Filippi
    SIMG Società Italiana di Medicina Generale Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:714-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint A national survey on aspirin patterns of use and persistence in community outpatients in Italy
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 18:695-703. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The database of Italian general practitioners allows a reliable determination of the prevalence of myocardial infarction
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:311-4. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence estimates for chronic diseases in Italy: exploring the differences between self-report and primary care databases
    Claudio Cricelli
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Via il Prato 66, 50143, Florence, Italy
    J Public Health Med 25:254-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to describe population and primary care morbidity and to examine how the differences vary across the diseases and are influenced by patients' demographic characteristics...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and antihyperglycemic prescribing trends for patients with type 2 diabetes in Italy: a 4-year retrospective study from national primary care data
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 57:358-63. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the study results appear to suggest that the prescribing patterns of Italian GPs and the predictors of different antihyperglycemic drug use are consistent with recent scientific evidence...
  3. doi request reprint A national survey of the management of atrial fibrillation with antithrombotic drugs in Italian primary care
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Health Search, Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 103:968-75. 2010
    ..Underuse and discontinuation of OAC treatment is common in incident AF patients. Risk stratification only partially influences AT management...
  4. pmc Chronic disease prevalence from Italian administrative databases in the VALORE project: a validation through comparison of population estimates with general practice databases and national survey
    Rosa Gini
    Agenzia regionale di sanità della Toscana, Via Pietro Dazzi 1, 50141 Florence, Italy
    BMC Public Health 13:15. 2013
    ..There are, however, other sources of data available, such as medical records from primary care and national surveys. In this paper we compare disease prevalence estimates obtained from these three different data sources...
  5. doi request reprint Adherence to antihypertensive medications and cardiovascular morbidity among newly diagnosed hypertensive patients
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Health Search, Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Circulation 120:1598-605. 2009
    ..We explored predictors of adherence to antihypertensive treatment and the association of adherence with acute cardiovascular events...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exploring patient- and doctor-related variables associated with antibiotic prescribing for respiratory infections in primary care
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    The Health Search Database, Largo Cesare Cantù 8, 50143 Florence, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:651-7. 2003
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  7. ncbi request reprint Patterns of persistence with antihypertensive medications in newly diagnosed hypertensive patients in Italy: a retrospective cohort study in primary care
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Health Search, Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence
    J Hypertens 23:2093-100. 2005
    ..To describe patterns of persistence and related primary care costs associated with first antihypertensive treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Pharmacological treatment after acute myocardial infarction from 2001 to 2006: a survey in Italian primary care
    Alessandro Filippi
    SIMG Società Italiana di Medicina Generale Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 10:714-8. 2009
    ..Little is known about long-term utilization of drugs related to cardiovascular secondary prevention in everyday practice...
  9. doi request reprint A national survey on aspirin patterns of use and persistence in community outpatients in Italy
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 18:695-703. 2011
    ..However, the benefits of aspirin might be affected by its inappropriate use. Real-life information on aspirin use is therefore needed as an audit tool aimed to maximize the benefits and minimize the risks...
  10. ncbi request reprint The database of Italian general practitioners allows a reliable determination of the prevalence of myocardial infarction
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:311-4. 2005
    ..To plan preventive intervention after myocardial infarction (MI) the disease prevalence and the age and time from acute event of the index population should be known...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of an automated electronic reminder in changing the antiplatelet drug-prescribing behavior among Italian general practitioners in diabetic patients: an intervention trial
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Diabetes Care 26:1497-500. 2003
    ..To evaluate whether an electronic reminder integrated into a routine computer system increases the use of antiplatelet drugs for diabetic patients among Italian general practitioners (GPs)...
  12. pmc Care available to severely disabled older persons living at home in Florence, Italy
    Mauro Di Bari
    Unit of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence and Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:31-9. 2008
    ..To characterize the epidemiology of disability in, and the level of care available to, older community-dwellers in an Italian urban sample...
  13. ncbi request reprint Oral anticoagulant therapy in Italy: prescribing prevalence and clinical reasons
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 50:601-3. 2004
    ..Up to our knowledge, there is no data about both the reasons of treatment among OAs' users and the number of patients prescribed with OAs in Italy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol control in stroke prevention in Italy: a cross-sectional study in family practice
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:159-63. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Computerized general practice databases provide quick and cost-effective information on the prevalence of angina pectoris
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:49-51. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the prevalence of angina pectoris (AP) using self-reported information and primary care databases...
  16. doi request reprint Out of hospital sudden cardiac death in Italy: a population-based case-control study
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:595-600. 2008
    ..Incidence is of paramount importance when cost-effectiveness rate of actions against SCD must be estimated...
  17. doi request reprint Epidemiology of suboptimal prescribing in older, community dwellers: a two-wave, population-based survey in Dicomano, Italy
    Francesco Lapi
    Tuscan Regional Centre of Pharmacovigilance, Department of Pharmacology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Drugs Aging 26:1029-38. 2009
    ..Time trends of suboptimal prescribing in older, community dwellers have been poorly investigated, particularly in Italy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Homecare for patients with heart failure in Italy
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:573-7. 2005
    ..No information is available about the usual care of HF patients in Italy. The aim of this study was to describe the characteristics of HF patients receiving homecare in the Italian general practice...
  19. pmc Management of patients with suspected angina, but without known myocardial infarction: a cross-sectional survey
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence
    Br J Gen Pract 54:429-33. 2004
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  20. ncbi request reprint Association between satisfaction and stress with aspects of job and practice management among primary care physicians
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Regional Agency for Healthcare Services of Tuscany, Epidemiology Unit, Florence and Italian College of General Practitioners, Florence, Italy
    Qual Prim Care 17:215-23. 2009
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  21. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention of stroke in Italy: a cross-sectional survey in family practice
    Alessandro Filippi
    Italian College of General Practitioners, University of Milan, Italy
    Stroke 34:1010-4. 2003
    ..Family physicians (FPs) are usually involved in both aspects of prevention, but no research has been carried out in Italy to evaluate the behavior of FPs in this field of prevention...
  22. pmc Screening of older community-dwelling people at risk for death and hospitalization: the Assistenza Socio-Sanitaria in Italia project
    Giampiero Mazzaglia
    Regional Agency for Healthcare Services, Unit of Geriatrics, Florence, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1955-60. 2007
    ..To develop and validate mortality and hospitalization prognostic tools based upon information readily available to primary care physicians (PCPs)...
  23. doi request reprint Opportunistic prostate-specific antigen screening in Italy: 6 years of monitoring from the Italian general practice database
    Gaetano Giorgio D'Ambrosio
    SIMG Società Italiana di Medicina Generale Italian College of General Practitioners, Firenze, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:413-6. 2010
    ..PSA screening practice has continued to increase in Italy and is often performed in elderly people without any scientific rationale...
  24. doi request reprint Different models for oral anticoagulation management may be applied provided that minimal assistance criteria are fulfilled: an Italian experience
    Domenico Prisco
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Semin Thromb Hemost 35:568-73. 2009
    ..This experience, although obtained in a limited geographic area, could help improve the efficacy and safety of OAT management...
  25. ncbi request reprint Predictive validity of measures of comorbidity in older community dwellers: the Insufficienza Cardiaca negli Anziani Residenti a Dicomano Study
    Mauro Di Bari
    Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, Unit of Gerontology and Geriatrics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:210-6. 2006
    ..To compare the ability of five measures of comorbidity to predict mortality and incident disability in basic activities of daily living (BADLs) in unselected older persons...
  26. doi request reprint Safety profile of the fluoroquinolones: analysis of adverse drug reactions in relation to prescription data using four regional pharmacovigilance databases in Italy
    Francesco Lapi
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Florence, Tuscan Regional Centre of Pharmacovigilance, Florence, Italy
    Drug Saf 33:789-99. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to reassess the safety profiles of fluoroquinolones using the database of the Italian Interregional Group of Pharmacovigilance (IGP) and the administrative data of fluoroquinolone prescriptions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic prescribing for acute and recurrent cystitis in primary care: a 4 year descriptive study
    Laura Galatti
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Messina, Torre Biologica Policlinico Universitario, Via Consolare Valeria Gazzi, 98125 Messina, Italy
    J Antimicrob Chemother 57:551-6. 2006
    ..To explore the antibiotic prescribing pattern for cystitis and the patient-related variables associated with prescription during a 4 year period among Italian general practitioners (GPs)...
  28. doi request reprint Discontinuity and failures of therapy with bisphosphonates: joint assessment of predictors with multi-state models
    Antonella Zambon
    Unit of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Statistics, University of Milano Bicocca, Milan, Italy
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:260-9. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of manidipine and nifedipine on blood pressure and renal function in patients with chronic renal failure: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Guido Bellinghieri
    Chair and Division of Nephrology, School of Medicine, University of Messina Viale Gazzi, Messina, Italy
    Ren Fail 25:681-9. 2003
    ..5%). The withdrawal rate was not significantly different between the groups. Manidipine is equally safe and effective as nifedipine and it may have more activity on renal function and less severe side effects compared to nifedipine...
  30. ncbi request reprint Co-prescriptions with itraconazole and fluconazole as a signal for possible risk of drug-drug interactions: a four-year analysis from Italian general practice
    Laura Galatti
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Messina, Torre Biologica Policlinico Universitario, Via Consolare Valeria Gazzi, Messina, Italy
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:422-8. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of concomitant use of drugs potentially responsible for interactions among itraconazole and fluconazole users in general practice...
  31. ncbi request reprint Exploring the variability in antibiotic prescribing profiles among paediatricians from two different areas of Italy
    Giovanni Cucinotta
    Institute of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of Messina, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 45:369-74. 2002
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  32. ncbi request reprint Incidence of diabetes in a general practice population: a database cohort study on the relationship with haloperidol, olanzapine, risperidone or quetiapine exposure
    Emilio Sacchetti
    Brescia University School of Medicine, Brescia, Italy
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 20:33-7. 2005
    ..4 (95% confidence interval 6.3-24.5), 20.4 (6.9-60.3), 18.7 (8.2-42.8) and 33.7 (9.2-123.6), respectively, with no significant differences when compared to each other...
  33. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic prescribing pattern among Italian general practitioners: a population-based study during the years 1999-2002
    Gianluca Trifiro
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Pharmacology Unit, University of Messina, Via Consolare Valeria Gazzi, 98100 Messina, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 61:47-53. 2005
    ..To assess the antipsychotic use and the prevalence/incidence of antipsychotic drug users in Italy during the years 1999-2002. To estimate the persistence with antipsychotic medications, and to measure their off-label use...
  34. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug events in emergency department population: a prospective Italian study
    Gianluca Trifiro
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Pharmacology Unit, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 14:333-40. 2005
    ..We therefore carried out a study to determine ADE incidence and ADE-related hospital admissions among emergency department (ED) visits, and to identify the risk factors for serious ADE leading to ED visit...
  35. doi request reprint Detection and awareness of moderate to advanced CKD by primary care practitioners: a cross-sectional study from Italy
    Roberto Minutolo
    Department of Nephrology, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:444-53. 2008
    ..Although general practitioners (GPs) represent the first line for identification of these high-risk patients, their diagnostic approach to CKD is ill defined...
  36. doi request reprint Risk of stroke with typical and atypical anti-psychotics: a retrospective cohort study including unexposed subjects
    Emilio Sacchetti
    University Psychiatric Unit, Brescia University School of Medicine and Department of Mental Health, Brescia Spedali Civili, Italy
    J Psychopharmacol 22:39-46. 2008
    ..46 times for atypicals. Clinicians should be cautious in prescribing phenotiazines and butyrophenones in elderly patients, since the risk for stroke would seem comparable or even greater than with atypicals...
  37. ncbi request reprint Monitoring statin safety in primary care
    Elena Tragni
    Epidemiology and Preventive Pharmacology Center, Department of Pharmacological Sciences, University of Milan, Via Balzaretti, Milan, Italy
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:652-7. 2007
    ..To verify General Practitioners (GPs) compliance to the recommended laboratory monitoring for statin users...