S Cicalini

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Infectious Diseases
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Remission of Behçet's disease and keratoconjunctivitis sicca in an HIV-infected patient treated with HAART
    S Cicalini
    II Divisione, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive, IRCCS Lazzaro Spallanzani, Via Portuense 292, 00149 Rome, Italy
    Int J STD AIDS 15:139-40. 2004
  2. pmc Clinical review: new technologies for prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections
    Stefania Cicalini
    2nd Infectious Diseases Unit, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 8:157-62. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Profile of infective endocarditis in a referral hospital over the last 24 years
    Stefania Cicalini
    Second Infectious Disease Unit, National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Via Portuense 292, 00149 Rome, Italy
    J Infect 52:140-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment and outcome of pulmonary arterial hypertension in HIV-infected patients: a review of the literature
    Stefania Cicalini
    National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Curr HIV Res 7:589-96. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Endocarditis caused by Aspergillus species in injection drug users
    N Petrosillo
    Second Infectious Diseases Unit, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 33:e97-9. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of HIV-related pulmonary hypertension
    A M Pellicelli
    Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive, Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 946:82-94. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary cryptosporidiosis in an AIDS patient: successful treatment with paromomycin plus azithromycin
    F Palmieri
    Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Via Portuense 292, 00149 Rome, Italy
    Int J STD AIDS 16:515-7. 2005
  8. doi request reprint High prevalence of intramural coronary infection in patients with drug-resistant cardiac syndrome X: comparison with chronic stable angina and normal controls
    Cristina Chimenti
    Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences, La Sapienza University, IRCCS San Raffaele La Pisana Rome, Italy
    Heart 96:1926-31. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Post-exposure prophylaxis of HIV infection in healthcare workers: recommendations for the European setting
    Vincenzo Puro
    Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:577-84. 2004
  10. pmc Human herpesvirus 8 and pulmonary hypertension
    Emanuele Nicastri
    National Institute for Infectious Diseases IRCCS Lazzaro Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1480-2. 2005

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Remission of Behçet's disease and keratoconjunctivitis sicca in an HIV-infected patient treated with HAART
    S Cicalini
    II Divisione, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive, IRCCS Lazzaro Spallanzani, Via Portuense 292, 00149 Rome, Italy
    Int J STD AIDS 15:139-40. 2004
    ..The likelihood that a direct viral effect or HIV-induced autoimmune mechanisms act in the pathogenesis of both BD and KCS in HIV-infected patients is discussed...
  2. pmc Clinical review: new technologies for prevention of intravascular catheter-related infections
    Stefania Cicalini
    2nd Infectious Diseases Unit, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 8:157-62. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Profile of infective endocarditis in a referral hospital over the last 24 years
    Stefania Cicalini
    Second Infectious Disease Unit, National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Via Portuense 292, 00149 Rome, Italy
    J Infect 52:140-6. 2006
    ..To describe changes in demographic, clinical and micro-biological characteristics of infective endocarditis (IE), and to assess factors associated with an increased risk of death...
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment and outcome of pulmonary arterial hypertension in HIV-infected patients: a review of the literature
    Stefania Cicalini
    National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Curr HIV Res 7:589-96. 2009
    ..The role of the HAART in influencing the outcome of HIV-PAH is controversial, even if some evidences seem to indicate a beneficial effect in the clinical course of the disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint Endocarditis caused by Aspergillus species in injection drug users
    N Petrosillo
    Second Infectious Diseases Unit, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 33:e97-9. 2001
    ..We report 2 proven cases and 1 highly suggestive case of Aspergillus endocarditis in IDUs, 2 of whom were infected with HIV, and discuss some related clinical and pathogenic aspects...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of HIV-related pulmonary hypertension
    A M Pellicelli
    Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive, Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 946:82-94. 2001
    ..This susceptibility could have a genetic basis, and might be determined by particular major histocompatibility complex alleles...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary cryptosporidiosis in an AIDS patient: successful treatment with paromomycin plus azithromycin
    F Palmieri
    Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Via Portuense 292, 00149 Rome, Italy
    Int J STD AIDS 16:515-7. 2005
    ....
  8. doi request reprint High prevalence of intramural coronary infection in patients with drug-resistant cardiac syndrome X: comparison with chronic stable angina and normal controls
    Cristina Chimenti
    Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences, La Sapienza University, IRCCS San Raffaele La Pisana Rome, Italy
    Heart 96:1926-31. 2010
    ..Coronary microvascular dysfunction has been reported along with myocardial viral infection. Whether intramural coronary vessels infection plays a role in patients with cardiac syndrome X (CSX) is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint Post-exposure prophylaxis of HIV infection in healthcare workers: recommendations for the European setting
    Vincenzo Puro
    Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:577-84. 2004
    ..HIV resistance tests in the source and direct virus assays in the exposed HCW are not recommended routinely. These easy-to-use recommendations seek to maximise PEP effect while minimising its toxicity and inappropriate use...
  10. pmc Human herpesvirus 8 and pulmonary hypertension
    Emanuele Nicastri
    National Institute for Infectious Diseases IRCCS Lazzaro Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1480-2. 2005
    ..No relationship between HHV-8 infection and pulmonary hypertension was found...
  11. doi request reprint Raltegravir plasma concentrations in treatment-experienced patients receiving salvage regimens based on raltegravir with and without maraviroc coadministration
    Silvia Baroncelli
    Department of Therapeutic Research and Medicines Evaluation, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Ann Pharmacother 44:838-43. 2010
    ..The safety and efficacy of both drugs have been investigated, but there is no information on possible pharmacokinetic interactions between these 2 drugs in clinical practice...
  12. doi request reprint Ultrasonography in lesions of the carotid vessels in HIV positive patients
    M Cristofaro
    Diagnostic Department, Radiology, National Institute for Infectious Diseases L Spallanzani, Via Portuense 292, 00149, Rome, Italy
    Radiol Med 116:61-70. 2011
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  13. doi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension and human immunodeficiency virus infection: epidemiology, pathogenesis, and clinical approach
    S Cicalini
    Infectious Diseases Unit, National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:25-33. 2011
    ..As new efficient antiretroviral treatment is introduced, clinicians should expect to encounter an increasing number of cases of PAH in HIV-infected patients in the future...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Infective endocarditis. Guidelines for diagnosis and treatment]
    Evangelo Boumis
    II Divisione di Malattie Infettive, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive, Lazzaro Spallanzani IRCCS, Roma
    Recenti Prog Med 95:591-603. 2004
    ..Indications and contraindications for a parenteral home treatment and those for surgical treatment are examined, also according to the results of ultrasonography...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Signs and symptoms that lead to clinical hypothesis of infective endocarditis]
    Francesco Giuseppe De Rosa
    Clinica delle Malattie Infettive, Universita, Torino
    Recenti Prog Med 93:474-7. 2002
    ..v. drug abuse). Our study confirms that clinical diagnosis of I-E. nowadays is reliable if history and physical examination are carried out correctly...
  16. ncbi request reprint Hepatic safety and postexposure prophylaxis
    Vincenzo Puro
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1083-4; author reply 1084. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary hypertension in individuals with HIV infection
    Nicola Petrosillo
    AIDS 20:2128-9. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint Antibody response to Staphylococcal slime and lipoteichoic acid
    Simonetta Rindi
    Lancet 360:1977-8. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint [Infective endocarditis as predisposing factor to recurrence]
    Rosa Francavilla
    Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, Universita La Sapienza, Roma
    Recenti Prog Med 94:12-5. 2003
    ..We conclude, agreeing with other authors, that infectious endocarditis may rightfully be considered a risk factor for further IE episodes and that, for this reason, an adequate prophylactic therapy must be given...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Factors associated with the time to clinical diagnosis of infectious endocarditis. Analysis of a multicentre case-record]
    Francesco Giuseppe De Rosa
    Cattedra di Malattie Infettive, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Italy
    Infez Med 11:81-5. 2003
    ..time reduction in the last five years of observation and this is probably due to the improved knowledge on infectivologists regarding the clinical presentation of infectious endocarditis rather than the application of validating protocols..
  21. ncbi request reprint Broadened definition for hospital-acquired infective endocarditis
    Stefania Cicalini
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1084-5; author reply 1085. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint [Pulmonary hypertension and HIV: implementation of a Regional Registry]
    Nicola Petrosillo
    Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive Lazzaro Spallanzani IRCCS, Roma, Italy
    Infez Med 13:5-15. 2005
    ....