Domenico Prisco

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular oncology: a new discipline inside internal medicine?
    Domenico Prisco
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Florence and SOD Patologia Medica, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 9:359-64. 2014
  2. pmc II Italian intersociety consensus statement on antithrombotic prophylaxis in orthopaedics and traumatology: arthroscopy, traumatology, leg immobilization, minor orthopaedic procedures and spine surgery
    F Randelli
    Dipartimento di Ortopedia e Traumatologia V, I R C C S Policlinico San Donato, S Donato Milanese, MI, Italy
    J Orthop Traumatol 14:1-13. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The role of D-dimer testing in patients with suspected venous thromboembolism
    Domenico Prisco
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Semin Thromb Hemost 35:50-9. 2009
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint The risk stratification in atrial fibrillation
    Domenico Prisco
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 7:S233-40. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Role of haemorheological factors in patients with retinal vein occlusion
    Francesco Sofi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 98:1215-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic and thrombophilic risk factors in patients with ischemic central retinal vein occlusion
    Andrea Sodi
    Eye Clinic, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Retina 31:724-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Risk of recurrence in patients with pulmonary embolism: predictive role of D-dimer and of residual perfusion defects on lung scintigraphy
    Daniela Poli
    Thrombosis Centre, Department of Heart and Vessels, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 109:181-6. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different methods to evaluate the effect of aspirin on platelet function in high-risk patients with ischemic heart disease receiving dual antiplatelet treatment
    Rita Paniccia
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Center, Center for Study at Molecular and Clinical Level of Chronic, Degenerative and Neoplastic Diseases to Develop Novel Therapies, University of Florence, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:143-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of methods for monitoring residual platelet reactivity after clopidogrel by point-of-care tests on whole blood in high-risk patients
    Rita Paniccia
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Center, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 104:287-92. 2010

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  1. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular oncology: a new discipline inside internal medicine?
    Domenico Prisco
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Florence and SOD Patologia Medica, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 9:359-64. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc II Italian intersociety consensus statement on antithrombotic prophylaxis in orthopaedics and traumatology: arthroscopy, traumatology, leg immobilization, minor orthopaedic procedures and spine surgery
    F Randelli
    Dipartimento di Ortopedia e Traumatologia V, I R C C S Policlinico San Donato, S Donato Milanese, MI, Italy
    J Orthop Traumatol 14:1-13. 2013
    ..This inter-society consensus statement aims at simplifying the approach to VTE prophylaxis in the single patient with the goal to improve its clinical application...
  3. doi request reprint The role of D-dimer testing in patients with suspected venous thromboembolism
    Domenico Prisco
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Semin Thromb Hemost 35:50-9. 2009
    ..As a consequence, the clinical usefulness of D-dimer testing for the exclusion of suspected venous thromboembolism should be carefully evaluated in special clinical settings...
  4. 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...
  5. doi request reprint The risk stratification in atrial fibrillation
    Domenico Prisco
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 7:S233-40. 2012
    ..For this purpose, it has been recently developed a practical bleeding risk score, the HAS-BLED, which was included in the last ESC guidelines for the risk stratification of AF patients before starting anticoagulant therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Role of haemorheological factors in patients with retinal vein occlusion
    Francesco Sofi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 98:1215-9. 2007
    ..In conclusion, our data indicate that an alteration of haemorheological parameters may modulate the susceptibility to the RVO, by possibly helping to identify patients who may benefit from haemodilution...
  7. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerotic and thrombophilic risk factors in patients with ischemic central retinal vein occlusion
    Andrea Sodi
    Eye Clinic, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Retina 31:724-9. 2011
    ..To investigate atherosclerotic and thrombophilic risk factors in patients affected by acute ischemic and nonischemic central retinal vein occlusions (CRVOs)...
  8. doi request reprint Risk of recurrence in patients with pulmonary embolism: predictive role of D-dimer and of residual perfusion defects on lung scintigraphy
    Daniela Poli
    Thrombosis Centre, Department of Heart and Vessels, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 109:181-6. 2013
    ..In conclusion, we confirmed the positive predictive value of elevated D-dimer levels for recurrent VTE. Residual PD on lung scintigraphy are neither predictive of recurrence nor related to D-dimer levels or RVO...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of different methods to evaluate the effect of aspirin on platelet function in high-risk patients with ischemic heart disease receiving dual antiplatelet treatment
    Rita Paniccia
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Center, Center for Study at Molecular and Clinical Level of Chronic, Degenerative and Neoplastic Diseases to Develop Novel Therapies, University of Florence, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 128:143-9. 2007
    ..0001). Assuming LTA as the reference method, PFA-100 and VerifyNow showed sensitivity of 62.1% and 39.3% and specificity of 80.2% and 96.4%, respectively. The cutoff values for POC methods need to be defined for clinical use...
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of methods for monitoring residual platelet reactivity after clopidogrel by point-of-care tests on whole blood in high-risk patients
    Rita Paniccia
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Center, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 104:287-92. 2010
    ..MEA might represent a reliable method and valid alternative in comparison with other available platelet function assays. It might help to guide antiplatelet therapy and thus improve clinical outcome of high-risk CAD patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of aspirin resistance after percutaneous coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction in predicting one-year major adverse coronary events
    Rossella Marcucci
    Department of Heart and Vessels, Azienda Ospedaliero, Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 98:1156-9. 2006
    ..9, 95% confidence interval 1.1 to 9.2, p <0.05). In conclusion, our data demonstrate that aspirin resistance after PCI is a significant and independent predictor of MACEs in patients with AMI undergoing primary PCI...
  12. doi request reprint The thrombophilic pattern of different clinical manifestations of venous thromboembolism: a survey of 443 cases of venous thromboembolism
    Elisa Grifoni
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Semin Thromb Hemost 38:230-4. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the thrombophilic burden seems different in isolated PE versus DVT with or without PE, suggesting that PE may encompass a different pathophysiological process of thrombosis to DVT...
  13. ncbi request reprint Low vitamin B6 and folic acid levels are associated with retinal vein occlusion independently of homocysteine levels
    Francesco Sofi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 198:223-7. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the present study documents, on a large sample of patients, that low vitamin B6 levels, low folic acid levels and elevated Hcy levels are each independently associated with RVO...
  14. doi request reprint The quality of anticoagulation on functional outcome and mortality for TIA/stroke in atrial fibrillation patients
    Daniela Poli
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 132:109-13. 2009
    ..However, fluctuation of anticoagulation levels is intrinsically related to OAT and often international normalized ratio (INR) is out of the therapeutic range...
  15. doi request reprint Evaluation of traditional and emerging cardiovascular risk factors in patients with non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy: a case-control study
    Barbara Giambene
    Eye Clinic, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni, 85 50134, Florence, Italy
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 247:693-7. 2009
    ..This study aims at evaluating the role of traditional and emerging cardiovascular risk factors on the development of NAION...
  16. ncbi request reprint Culprit factors for the failure of well-conducted warfarin therapy to prevent ischemic events in patients with atrial fibrillation: the role of homocysteine
    Daniela Poli
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Thrombosis Centre, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Stroke 36:2159-63. 2005
    ..In this study, we prospectively investigated the role of classic risk factors and homocysteine levels in the occurrence of ischemic complications in 364 AF patients on OAT...
  17. ncbi request reprint Management of oral anticoagulant therapy in the real practice of an anticoagulation clinic: focus on atrial fibrillation
    Daniela Poli
    Thrombosis Center, Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi, Italy
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 16:491-4. 2005
    ..01, respectively). NVAF patients on OAT show a low rate of complications. However, females show a trend to higher risk of bleeding complications and suffered more frequently from stroke with respect to males in spite of therapy...
  18. doi request reprint Light transmittance aggregometry induced by different concentrations of adenosine diphosphate to monitor clopidogrel therapy: a methodological study
    Rita Paniccia
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Center, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Ther Drug Monit 33:94-8. 2011
    ..This suggests that a concentration of 10 μmol/L ADP may be considered adequate for the identification of RPR of patients on clopidogrel and should be preferred for standardization LTA...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hyperhomocysteinemia and vitamin B6 deficiency: new risk markers for nonvalvular atrial fibrillation?
    Rossella Marcucci
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence Italy
    Am Heart J 148:456-61. 2004
    ..Furthermore, the role of these variables in the occurrence of ischemic events was investigated...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clotting activation after oral anticoagulant therapy discontinuation: a risk factor for recurrent venous thromboembolism
    Daniela Poli
    Dipartimento di Area Critica Medico Chirurgica, Centro Trombosi, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 15:221-5. 2004
    ..The results of this study confirm clotting activation after OAT discontinuation and suggest that higher F1 + 2 plasma levels are an independent risk factor for VTE recurrence...
  21. ncbi request reprint Assessment of fibrinolytic activity by measuring the lysis time of a tissue-factor-induced clot: a feasibility evaluation
    Anna Paola Cellai
    Department of Heart and Vessels, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 16:337-44. 2010
    ..Our data suggest the feasibility of the use of this test in the work of routine hemostasis laboratory...
  22. doi request reprint High lipoprotein (a) levels are associated with an increased risk of retinal vein occlusion
    Francesco Sofi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 210:278-81. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate, in a large group of RVO patients, the role of such an emerging thrombophilic parameter on the pathogenesis of RVO...
  23. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma levels of lipoprotein(a) and the risk of idiopathic and recurrent venous thromboembolism
    Rossella Marcucci
    Dipartimento Area Critica Medico Chirurgica, Clinica Medica Generale e Cardiologia, Florence, Italy
    Am J Med 115:601-5. 2003
    ..Elevated lipoprotein(a) [Lp(a)] levels are a recognized risk factor for cardiovascular disease; however, little is known about their effects on venous thromboembolism...
  24. doi request reprint A hypercoagulable and hypofibrinolytic state is detectable by global methods in patients with retinal vein occlusion
    Anna Paola Cellai
    Thrombosis Centre, Department of Heart and Vessels, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 224:97-101. 2012
    ..Further studies should assess the possible clinical value of our data in the management of RVO patients...
  25. doi request reprint Incidence of recurrent venous thromboembolism and of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension in patients after a first episode of pulmonary embolism
    Daniela Poli
    Department of Heart and Vessels, Centro di Riferimento Regionale per la Trombosi, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Vle Morgagni 85, 50134 Firenze, Florence, Italy
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 30:294-9. 2010
    ..In our series the incidence of CTPH after a first episode of PE was 0.4%. VTE recurrence and elevated DD and F1 + 2 levels seemed not to be related to the development of CTPH...
  26. doi request reprint Bleeding risk during oral anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation patients older than 80 years
    Daniela Poli
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    J Am Coll Cardiol 54:999-1002. 2009
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  27. doi request reprint Assessment of platelet function on whole blood by multiple electrode aggregometry in high-risk patients with coronary artery disease receiving antiplatelet therapy
    Rita Paniccia
    Departments of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Center, University of Florence, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 131:834-42. 2009
    ..0001 for all). Multiplate IPA might represent a reliable, handy, rapid tool to monitor antiplatelet therapy in clinical practice and for clinical investigations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Erythrocyte deformability and white blood cell count are associated with aspirin resistance in high-risk vascular patients
    Lucia Mannini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Clin Hemorheol Microcirc 35:175-81. 2006
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  29. ncbi request reprint Role of glycoprotein Ia gene polymorphisms in determining platelet function in myocardial infarction patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention on dual antiplatelet treatment
    Betti Giusti
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care and Center of Research, Transfer and High Education, DENOthe, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 196:341-8. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Impaired fibrinolysis in retinal vein occlusion: a role for genetic determinants of PAI-1 levels
    Anna Maria Gori
    Department of Surgical and Medical Critical Care, Thrombosis Center, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni, 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 92:54-60. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Thrombophilic risk factors for symptomatic peripheral arterial disease
    Francesco Sofi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence, Italy
    J Vasc Surg 41:255-60. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine an extended thrombophilic risk profile of patients with symptomatic PAD...
  32. ncbi request reprint Low rate of bleeding and thrombotic complications of oral anticoagulant therapy independent of age in the real-practice of an anticoagulation clinic
    Daniela Poli
    Thrombosis Center, Department of Medical and Surgical Clinical Care, University of Florence, Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi, Viale Morgagni, 85 50134 Florence, Italy
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 14:269-75. 2003
    ..00001) with respect to more elevated intensities of anticoagulation. A low incidence of complications may be obtained even in elderly outpatients on OAT followed at an anticoagulation clinic...
  33. doi request reprint Incidence and characteristics of asymptomatic distal deep vein thrombosis unexpectedly found at admission in an Internal Medicine setting
    Gabriele Ciuti
    SOD Medicina Interna ad Orientamento all Alta Complessità Assistenziale 3, AOU Careggi, Firenze, Italy
    Thromb Res 130:591-5. 2012
    ..Therefore, no consensus exists on the value of detecting and treating dDVTs. Aim of study was to evaluate incidence and characteristics of asymptomatic isolated dDVT at admission in an Internal Medicine department...
  34. ncbi request reprint Lipoprotein (a) and venous thromboembolism in adults: a meta-analysis
    Francesco Sofi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, University of Florence, Italy
    Am J Med 120:728-33. 2007
    ..The aim of this article is to systematically examine the published data on the association between high Lp(a) levels and venous thromboembolism...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with pulmonary embolism is associated with impaired plasma fibrinolytic capacity
    Anna Paola Cellai
    Department of Heart and Vessels, Thrombosis Centre, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Viale Morgagni 85, 50134, Florence, Italy
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 38:45-9. 2014
    ..0 95 % CI 1.6-15.9; p = 0.006) resulted independently associated with impaired fibrinolytic activity. HHcy affects TAFI-mediated hypofibrinolysis but not fibrin(ogen) structure or function as documented by fibrin degradation analysis. ..
  36. doi request reprint Filling the gap between science & clinical practice: prevention of stroke recurrence
    Anna Russolillo
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, and Regional Reference Centre for Coagulation Disorders, Federico II University of Naples, Italy
    Thromb Res 129:3-8. 2012
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Fibrinolysis alterations in infertile women during controlled ovarian stimulation: influence of BMI and genetic components
    Elena Sticchi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Center, University of Florence, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Thromb Res 130:919-24. 2012
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Genetic determinants of fasting and post-methionine hyperhomocysteinemia in patients with retinal vein occlusion
    Rossella Marcucci
    Dipartimento di Area Critica Medico Chirurgica, Sez di Clinica Medica Generale e Cliniche Specialistiche, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni, 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Thromb Res 110:7-12. 2003
    ..Moreover, scarce information is available on the usefulness of measuring homocysteine also after methionine loading to increase the diagnostic efficacy of hyperhomocysteinemia in RVO patients...
  39. ncbi request reprint eNOS gene affects red cell deformability: role of T-786C, G894T, and 4a/4b polymorphisms
    Cinzia Fatini
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Section of Clinical Medicine and Cardiology, Thrombosis Centre, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 11:481-8. 2005
    ..9, p<0.0001). Our study documented that eNOS gene affects the red blood cell deformability, so possibly contributing to ISSHL, which may represent a suitable model of microcirculatory disorder...
  40. doi request reprint Retinal vein occlusions: a review for the internist
    Rossella Marcucci
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Area, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 6:307-14. 2011
    ..No data are available on the possible role of antithrombotic strategies in the long-term prevention of recurrent RVO or vascular events...
  41. ncbi request reprint Low incidence of hemorrhagic complications of oral anticoagulant therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation in the daily practice of an anticoagulation clinic
    Daniela Poli
    Thrombosis Center, Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Ital Heart J 4:44-7. 2003
    ..This study was aimed at evaluating the efficacy and safety of the management of OAT in a real-practice situation...
  42. ncbi request reprint TAFI activity and antigen plasma levels are not increased in acute coronary artery disease patients admitted to a coronary care unit
    Anna Paola Cellai
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Care, Thrombosis Centre, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi, Firenze, Italy
    Thromb Res 118:495-500. 2006
    ..There are contradictory results regarding TAFI levels in CAD patients, possibly because the characteristics of patients investigated and the time of blood sampling were different among different studies...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis and treatment of venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer: an update
    Michela Falciani
    Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 1:273-8. 2006
    ..The presence of a tumour is often associated with thrombotic complications that are more difficult to diagnose, and sometimes make the treatment of VTE less effective and more likely to cause haemorrhages...
  44. doi request reprint Behçet's syndrome pathophysiology and potential therapeutic targets
    Giacomo Emmi
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Florence, L go G Brambilla 3, 50134, Florence, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 9:257-65. 2014
    ..In this review, we will focus our attention on the possible mechanisms underlying Behçet syndrome pathogenesis and their potential role as novel therapeutic targets. ..
  45. doi request reprint Helicobacter pylori: usefulness of an empirical fourth-line rifabutin-based regimen
    Mario M D'Elios
    Patologia Medica, AOU Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:437-9. 2012
    ..Thus, a fourth-line rifabutin-based rescue therapy constitutes a valid strategy after multiple previous H. pylori eradication failures with key antibiotics, such as clarithromycin, metronidazole, tetracycline and levofloxacin...
  46. ncbi request reprint The use of cytokines and chemokines in the cancer immunotherapy
    Amedeo Amedei
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Immunology, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini, 6, 50134 Firenze, Italy
    Recent Pat Anticancer Drug Discov 8:126-42. 2013
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  47. doi request reprint Perioperative handling of patients on antiplatelet therapy with need for surgery
    Matteo Nicola Dario Di Minno
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, Federico II University, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 4:279-88. 2009
    ..Aprotinin decreases postoperative bleeding and transfusion rates in patients undergoing CABG and on clopidogrel during the days preceding surgery...
  48. ncbi request reprint Vitamin supplementation reduces the progression of atherosclerosis in hyperhomocysteinemic renal-transplant recipients
    Rossella Marcucci
    Surgical and Medical Critical Care, Clinica Medica Generale e Cliniche Specialistiche, University of Florence, Italy
    Transplantation 75:1551-5. 2003
    ..The purpose of our study was to document, in hyperhomocysteinemic RTRs, the effect of vitamin supplementation on carotid intima-media thickness (cIMT), which is an early sign of atherosclerosis...
  49. ncbi request reprint Hypercoagulability, high tissue factor and low tissue factor pathway inhibitor levels in severe ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome: possible association with clinical outcome
    Angela Rogolino
    Thrombosis Center, Department of Medical and Surgical Clinical Care, University of Florence, Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi, Viale Morgagni, 85 50134 Florence, Italy
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 14:277-82. 2003
    ..0, 1.0-19.6 microg/l). Our data indicate that a marked hypercoagulability with alterations of TF and TFPI levels is detectable in patients with severe OHSS and that it is related to the clinical outcome...
  50. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a new point-of-care celite-activated clotting time analyzer in different clinical settings. The i-STAT celite-activated clotting time test
    Rita Paniccia
    Dipartimento di Area Critica Medico Chirurgica, Sezione di Clinica Medica Generale e Cliniche Specialistiche, Centro di Riferimento Regionale per la Trombosi, Florence, Italy
    Anesthesiology 99:54-9. 2003
    ..Recently, a new device, the i-STAT system, has been introduced to measure ACT. The aim of this study was to correlate the performances of these two systems and to compare ACT values with heparin levels...
  51. ncbi request reprint Retinal vein thrombosis: risk factors, pathogenesis and therapeutic approach
    Domenico Prisco
    Department of Medical and Surgical Critical Area, Section of Clinica Medica Generale e Cliniche Specialistiche, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Pathophysiol Haemost Thromb 32:308-11. 2002
    ..However, the approach to CRVO treatment with antithrombotic drugs is not evidence-based yet. There is urgent need of intervention trials to evaluate the role of these drugs in CRVO patients...
  52. pmc Multiple sclerosis: the role of cytokines in pathogenesis and in therapies
    Amedeo Amedei
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Florence, Largo Brambilla 3, Florence 50134, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 13:13438-60. 2012
    ..In this review, we analyze the role of cytokines in the multiple sclerosis pathogenesis and current/future use of them in treatments of multiple sclerosis...