P Piselli

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute for Infectious Diseases
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Risk of Kaposi sarcoma after solid-organ transplantation: multicenter study in 4,767 recipients in Italy, 1970-2006
    P Piselli
    INMI L Spallanzani IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 41:1227-30. 2009
  2. pmc Lack of implementation of Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) vaccination policy in household contacts of HBV carriers in Italy
    Paola Scognamiglio
    Department of Epidemiology and Preclinical Research, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive, L Spallanzani IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 9:86. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint [Kidney transplant and cancer risk: an epidemiological study in Northern and Central Italy]
    Pierluca Piselli
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia e ricerca pre clinica, Istituto nazionale per la malattie Infettive INMI L Spallanzani, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 32:205-11. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence and timing of infections after liver transplant in Italy
    P Piselli
    INMI L Spallanzani IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1950-2. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Viral infections and cancer: epidemiological aspects
    D Serraino
    Epidemiologic Department, National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani-IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 15:224-8. 2001
  6. doi request reprint Resistive Index and MELD-Na: Nephrologic Monitoring in Cirrhotic Patients Awaiting Liver Transplantation
    I Umbro
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, I Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 45:2676-9. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Occurrence of chronic renal failure in liver transplantation: monitoring of pre- and posttransplantation renal function
    I Umbro
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 44:1956-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Cervicovaginal shedding of TT virus in HIV-infected women
    S Calcaterra
    National Institute for Infectious Diseases L. Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    J Hum Virol 4:343-5. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint De novo malignancies after organ transplantation: focus on viral infections
    P Piselli
    Department of Epidemiology, National Institute for Infectious Diseases L Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    Curr Mol Med 13:1217-27. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease in kidney transplantation
    M P Salerno
    Department of Surgical Science, Renal Transplant Unit, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 43:1067-8. 2011

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Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Risk of Kaposi sarcoma after solid-organ transplantation: multicenter study in 4,767 recipients in Italy, 1970-2006
    P Piselli
    INMI L Spallanzani IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 41:1227-30. 2009
    ..These findings underscore the need for appropriate models for monitoring transplant recipients for KS, especially those at greater risk and, in particular, in the early postoperative period...
  2. pmc Lack of implementation of Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) vaccination policy in household contacts of HBV carriers in Italy
    Paola Scognamiglio
    Department of Epidemiology and Preclinical Research, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive, L Spallanzani IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 9:86. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint [Kidney transplant and cancer risk: an epidemiological study in Northern and Central Italy]
    Pierluca Piselli
    Dipartimento di epidemiologia e ricerca pre clinica, Istituto nazionale per la malattie Infettive INMI L Spallanzani, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 32:205-11. 2008
    ..This investigation aimed at highlighting the cancer risk of recipients of kidney transplant in northern and central Italy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence and timing of infections after liver transplant in Italy
    P Piselli
    INMI L Spallanzani IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1950-2. 2007
    ..This study sought to estimate the incidence of infections and their main determinants in liver transplant recipients in the first year after transplantation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Viral infections and cancer: epidemiological aspects
    D Serraino
    Epidemiologic Department, National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani-IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 15:224-8. 2001
    ..In this paper, the epidemiological evidence concerning some of the major aspects of the association between viruses and cancer are summarised...
  6. doi request reprint Resistive Index and MELD-Na: Nephrologic Monitoring in Cirrhotic Patients Awaiting Liver Transplantation
    I Umbro
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, I Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 45:2676-9. 2013
    ..In conclusion, this study suggested that intrarenal RI assessment should be considered in the clinical and nephrologic monitoring of cirrhotic patients awaiting LT. ..
  7. doi request reprint Occurrence of chronic renal failure in liver transplantation: monitoring of pre- and posttransplantation renal function
    I Umbro
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 44:1956-9. 2012
    ..Pre-OLT renal dysfunction must be recognized to be a risk factor for post-OLT CRF, representing important criterion to define specific therapeutic interventions to reduce patient morbidity and mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cervicovaginal shedding of TT virus in HIV-infected women
    S Calcaterra
    National Institute for Infectious Diseases L. Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    J Hum Virol 4:343-5. 2001
    ..0%) than HPV-negative women (p = 0.04). CONCLUSIONS: TT virus excretion in the female genital tract of human immunodeficiency virus-infected women is common, further supporting sexual transmission of this virus...
  9. ncbi request reprint De novo malignancies after organ transplantation: focus on viral infections
    P Piselli
    Department of Epidemiology, National Institute for Infectious Diseases L Spallanzani, Rome, Italy
    Curr Mol Med 13:1217-27. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease in kidney transplantation
    M P Salerno
    Department of Surgical Science, Renal Transplant Unit, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 43:1067-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence of MS in an Italian kidney transplant recipient population and its relationship to the incidence of major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) after renal transplantation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Infection with Epstein-Barr virus and cancer: an epidemiological review
    D Serraino
    Department of Epidemiology, INMI, L Spallanzani IRCCS, Roma, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 19:63-70. 2005
    ..In this review, the main epidemiological aspects of the relationship between EBV infection and cancer are outlined, and recent advances in the mechanisms underlying EBV-induced growth transformation are summarized...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Knowledge and use of Pap-smear among HIV-positive women]
    C Pavia
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, INMI Lazzaro Spallanzani, IRCCS, Roma
    Minerva Ginecol 58:233-8. 2006
    ..e., Pap-test). The aim of study was to assess: 1) awareness of Pap-smear and 2) the association between awareness of Pap-smear and screening attitudes of HIV-positive women...
  13. pmc Risk of Kaposi's sarcoma and of other cancers in Italian renal transplant patients
    D Serraino
    1Dip Epidemiologia, INMI L Spallanzani, Via Portunese 292, 00149, Rome, Italy
    Br J Cancer 92:572-5. 2005
    ..Kaposi's sarcoma risk was higher in persons born in southern than in northern Italy. Significant increases were also observed for cancers of the lip, liver, kidney and for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma...
  14. ncbi request reprint HIV infection among low-risk first lifetime testers in Rome, 1990-2000
    V Galati
    Dept of Epidemiology, INMI L Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Infection 33:61-5. 2005
    ..This study was aimed at describing prevalence and determinants of HIV infection among Italian low-risk subjects seeking their first lifetime HIV test...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of infectious disease mortality in Italy]
    C Angeletti
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive L Spallanzani, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Infez Med 12:174-80. 2004
    ..This exhaustive methodological approach to identifying infectious causes of deaths allows us to better define the burden of infections on mortality and register downward trends similar to those found in other industrialized countries...
  16. doi request reprint Stages of early acute renal dysfunction in liver transplantation: the influence of graft function
    I Umbro
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Nephrology and Dialysis Unit, 1st Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Transplant Proc 44:1953-5. 2012
    ..2%), ARD-Injury (27.6%) and ARD-Failure (17.2%). The worst stage of post-OLT eARD (eARD-Failure) seems to be influenced by the poor pre-OLT hepatic function as well as by early suboptimal recovery of graft function...
  17. ncbi request reprint A novel 8-color flow cytometry panel to study activation, maturation and senescence of CD4 and CD8 T lymphocytes in HIV-infected individuals at different stages of disease
    V Bordoni
    Cellular Immunology Laboratory, National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani I R C C S, Rome, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 25:415-24. 2012
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Surgical site infections in HIV-infected patients: results from an Italian prospective multicenter observational study
    C M J Drapeau
    2nd Infectious Diseases Division, National Institute for Infectious Diseases, L Spallanzani, Via Portuense 292, 00149, Rome, Italy
    Infection 37:455-60. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence and the associated risk factors for SSI in HIV-infected patients...
  19. doi request reprint High serum levels of TNF-α and IL-6 predict the clinical outcome of treatment with human recombinant erythropoietin in anaemic cancer patients
    I Pavese
    Department of Oncology, San Pietro Fatebenefratelli Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Ann Oncol 21:1523-8. 2010
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Immunosuppression and cancer: A comparison of risks in recipients of organ transplants and in HIV-positive individuals
    G Busnach
    Unità Nefrologia, Dialisi and Terapia Trapianto Renale, Ospedale Niguarda Ca Granda, Milan, Italy
    Transplant Proc 38:3533-5. 2006
    ..These results show that HIV-infected individuals and transplant recipients share a similar pattern of cancer risk, largely due to virus-related cancers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Infection with human herpesvirus type 8 and Kaposi's sarcoma in Sardinia
    D Serraino
    UOC Epidemiologia and Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Infection 34:39-42. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Anthrax, botulism and tularemia in Italy
    D Serraino
    Infection 31:128-9. 2003
  23. pmc Risk of cancer in persons with AIDS in Italy, 1985-1998
    L Dal Maso
    Servizio di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico IRCCS, via Pedemontana Occ le 12, 33081 Aviano PN, Italy
    Br J Cancer 89:94-100. 2003
    ..4 and 2.3, respectively). This study confirmed increased SIRs for haemolymphopoietic neoplasms other than NHL in PWHA, although many-fold smaller than for NHL. An association with human papillomavirus-related cancers was also confirmed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Infection with human herpesvirus type-8 among foreign female sex workers in Italy
    C Smacchia
    Infection 32:303-5. 2004
  25. pmc The epidemiology of recurrent bacterial pneumonia in people with AIDS in Europe
    V Puro
    Department of Epidemiology, National Institute for Infectious Diseases, L Spallanzani, IRCCS, Via Portuense 292, 00149, Rome
    Epidemiol Infect 133:237-43. 2005
    ..The study findings confirm the crucial role of intravenous drug use in the occurrence of RBP and suggest that highly active antiretroviral therapies mi.ht have had a postponing impact on the relative frequency of RBP as ADI...
  26. ncbi request reprint Reduced incidence of Kaposi's sarcoma and of systemic non-hodgkin's lymphoma in HIV-infected individuals treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy
    M P Carrieri
    Int J Cancer 103:142-4. 2003