Z Ricci

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of coupled plasma filtration with adsorption in septic shock
    Claudio Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Crit Care Med 30:1250-5. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint 'Renal-dose' fenoldopam for early-stage renal dysfunction in critically ill patients
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery at the Bambino Gesù Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 2:548-9. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Classification and staging of acute kidney injury: beyond the RIFLE and AKIN criteria
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Nat Rev Nephrol 7:201-8. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of fluid balance in continuous renal replacement therapy: technical evaluation in the pediatric setting
    Z Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 30:896-901. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric RIFLE for acute kidney injury diagnosis and prognosis for children undergoing cardiac surgery: a single-center prospective observational study
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:1404-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of modified ultrafiltration hemodynamic impact by pressure recording analytical method during pediatric cardiac surgery
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:390-5. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Whole blood assessment of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin versus pediatricRIFLE for acute kidney injury diagnosis and prognosis after pediatric cardiac surgery: cross-sectional study*
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:667-70. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Perioperative intravascular volume replacement and kidney insufficiency
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 26:463-74. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Levosimendan infusion in newborns after corrective surgery for congenital heart disease: randomized controlled trial
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 38:1198-204. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Timing, dose and mode of dialysis in acute kidney injury
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Curr Opin Crit Care 17:556-61. 2011

Detail Information

Publications70

  1. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of coupled plasma filtration with adsorption in septic shock
    Claudio Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Crit Care Med 30:1250-5. 2002
    ..To test the hypothesis that nonselective plasma adsorption by a hydrophobic resin (coupled plasmafiltration and adsorption) could improve hemodynamics and restore leukocyte responsiveness in patients with septic shock...
  2. ncbi request reprint 'Renal-dose' fenoldopam for early-stage renal dysfunction in critically ill patients
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery at the Bambino Gesù Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Nat Clin Pract Nephrol 2:548-9. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Classification and staging of acute kidney injury: beyond the RIFLE and AKIN criteria
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Nat Rev Nephrol 7:201-8. 2011
    ..New biomarkers for AKI have shown promise for early diagnosis and prediction of the prognosis of AKI. As more data become available, they could, in the future, be incorporated into improved definitions or criteria for AKI...
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of fluid balance in continuous renal replacement therapy: technical evaluation in the pediatric setting
    Z Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 30:896-901. 2007
    ..CRRT and net UF delivery appeared to be accurate, safe, and effective in this small cohort of high-risk pediatric patients...
  5. doi request reprint Pediatric RIFLE for acute kidney injury diagnosis and prognosis for children undergoing cardiac surgery: a single-center prospective observational study
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Cardiol 34:1404-8. 2013
    ..The pRIFLE classification showed that AKI incidence in pediatric cardiac surgery infants is high and associated with poorer outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of modified ultrafiltration hemodynamic impact by pressure recording analytical method during pediatric cardiac surgery
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:390-5. 2013
    ..Aim of our study was to measure cardiac index, stroke volume index, and mean arterial pressure modification before and after modified ultrafiltration by means of Pressure Recording Analytical Method...
  7. doi request reprint Whole blood assessment of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin versus pediatricRIFLE for acute kidney injury diagnosis and prognosis after pediatric cardiac surgery: cross-sectional study*
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:667-70. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Perioperative intravascular volume replacement and kidney insufficiency
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol 26:463-74. 2012
    ..This review focusses on the issue of fluid replacement quality and quantity and their association with renal dysfunction...
  9. doi request reprint Levosimendan infusion in newborns after corrective surgery for congenital heart disease: randomized controlled trial
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 38:1198-204. 2012
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficacy of levosimendan in neonates with congenital heart disease undergoing cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  10. doi request reprint Timing, dose and mode of dialysis in acute kidney injury
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Curr Opin Crit Care 17:556-61. 2011
    ..In the past 3 years substantial progress has been made in the field of renal replacement therapy (RRT) for critically ill patients...
  11. doi request reprint Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin levels during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in critically ill children with congenital heart disease: preliminary experience
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Division of Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Intensive Care Unit, Bambino Gesu Pediatric Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 13:e51-4. 2012
    ..To evaluate diagnostic and prognostic significance of neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin during extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in children with congenital heart disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint Results from international questionnaires
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Contrib Nephrol 156:297-303. 2007
    ..This is especially true for the mode and dose of RRT. This review describes the epidemiology of dialysis prescription and delivery around the world based on recent observational studies and international surveys...
  13. ncbi request reprint Information technology for CRRT and dose delivery calculator
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Contrib Nephrol 156:197-202. 2007
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  14. ncbi request reprint Continuous hemofiltration dose calculation in a newborn patient with congenital heart disease and preoperative renal failure
    Z Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 30:258-61. 2007
    ..To report a case of a newborn patient with renal failure due to polycystic kidneys requiring renal replacement therapy, and total anomalous pulmonary venous return requiring major cardiosurgical intervention...
  15. ncbi request reprint Kidney diseases beyond nephrology--intensive care
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:708-11. 2007
  16. pmc Year in review 2005: critical care--nephrology
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 10:226. 2006
    ..And fourth, alternative indications to extracorporeal treatment of ARF and systemic inflammatory response syndrome have been explored by three original clinical studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint The RIFLE criteria and mortality in acute kidney injury: A systematic review
    Z Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Kidney Int 73:538-46. 2008
    ..It also suggests that even mild degrees of kidney dysfunction may have a negative impact on outcome. Further refinement of RIFLE nomenclature and classification is ongoing...
  18. doi request reprint Kidney diseases beyond nephrology: intensive care
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:820-6. 2008
  19. pmc Year in review 2007: Critical Care--nephrology
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00100, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 12:230. 2008
    ..Finally, specific technical features of renal replacement therapies were examined in 2007, specifically regarding anticoagulation and vascular access...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of acute kidney injury during sepsis
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Curr Drug Targets 10:1179-83. 2009
    ..Finally, new preventive strategies might be experimented in order to protect critically ill patients from septic AKI...
  21. pmc Year in review 2008: Critical Care--nephrology
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S, Onofrio, 4 00165 Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 13:227. 2009
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  22. doi request reprint Pulmonary/renal interaction
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Curr Opin Crit Care 16:13-8. 2010
    ..However, acute lung injury with its attendant hypoxemia, hypercapnia and mechanical ventilation worsens renal hemodynamics and function...
  23. pmc Year in review 2009: Critical Care--nephrology
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S, Onofrio 4 00165, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 14:241. 2010
    ....
  24. pmc High-dose fenoldopam reduces postoperative neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocaline and cystatin C levels in pediatric cardiac surgery
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 15:R160. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the effects of high-dose fenoldopam, a selective dopamine-1 receptor, on renal function and organ perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) in infants with congenital heart disease (CHD)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fluid management in critically ill pediatric patients with congenital heart disease
    Z Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 63:399-410. 2011
    ..Monitoring of fluid balance will be reviewed. Specific modalities of pediatric extracorporeal fluid removal will be presented...
  26. pmc Solute removal during continuous renal replacement therapy in critically ill patients: convection versus diffusion
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Intensive Care, Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 10:R67. 2006
    ..The best modality, for continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) is currently uncertain and it is poorly understood how transport of different solutes, whether convective or diffusive, changes over time...
  27. ncbi request reprint Renal support
    Z Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 77:1204-15. 2011
    ..This review aims to describe the recent clinical, scientific and technical evolution of renal replacement therapy and the potential suggestive concept of multiple organ support therapy...
  28. pmc Year in review: Critical Care 2004 - nephrology
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 9:523-7. 2005
    ..Finally, in the extracorporeal treatment of ARF, the ability of two types of high cutoff haemofilters to influence blood levels of middle- and high-molecular-weight toxins showed promise...
  29. pmc In vivo validation of the adequacy calculator for continuous renal replacement therapies
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Intensive Care, Policlinico Umberto I, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 9:R266-73. 2005
    ..The study was conducted to validate in vivo the Adequacy Calculator, a Microsoft Excel-based program, designed to assess the prescription and delivery of renal replacement therapy in the critical care setting...
  30. ncbi request reprint Renal replacement II: dialysis dose
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Rome, La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Crit Care Clin 21:357-66. 2005
    ..In the absence of an optimal dialysis dose, it can only be recommended that the prescription should exceed that calculated to be "adequate."..
  31. ncbi request reprint A new machine for continuous renal replacement therapy: from development to clinical testing
    Zaccaria Ricci
    St Bortolo Hospital, Italy
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:47-55. 2005
    ..This article will describe our first experience with this new device and touch upon the historic and technologic background leading to its development...
  32. ncbi request reprint Practice patterns in the management of acute renal failure in the critically ill patient: an international survey
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Intensive Care, Policlinico Umberto I, Universita La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:690-6. 2006
    ..In this lack of harmony, the epidemiology of ARF has recently displayed an outbreak of cases in the intensive care units and nephrologists and intensivists are now called to work together in the case of such a syndrome...
  33. ncbi request reprint First clinical trial for a new CRRT machine: the Prismaflex
    G Salvatori
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 27:404-9. 2004
    ..We concluded that the new Prismaflex is a well designed new machine for CRRT and can be safely and effectively utilized in the critical care nephrology setting...
  34. ncbi request reprint Importance of increased ultrafiltration volume and impact on mortality: sepsis and cytokine story and the role of continuous veno-venous haemofiltration
    C Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 10:755-61. 2001
    ..These therapies could be able to reduce the peaks of the pro- and anti-inflammatory substances circulating during the syndrome, leading to a less severe degree of inflammation and immunodepression...
  35. ncbi request reprint Pulse high volume hemofiltration
    A Brendolan
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Int J Artif Organs 27:398-403. 2004
    ..This paper describes the rationale and potential of this technique. Reliability and tolerance of this technique and biological effects are described...
  36. ncbi request reprint Importance of increased ultrafiltration volume and impact on mortality: sepsis and cytokine story and the role for CVVH
    C Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    EDTNA ERCA J . 2002
    ..In particular, we will focus on the importance of increased ultrafiltration volume and its impact on mortality in the general ICU population and in septic patients...
  37. ncbi request reprint Ultrafiltration in patients with hypervolemia and congestive heart failure
    C Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Blood Purif 22:150-63. 2004
    ..This is also crucial for renal recovery during acute renal failure...
  38. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic response to fluid withdrawal in overhydrated patients treated with intermittent ultrafiltration and slow continuous ultrafiltration: role of blood volume monitoring
    C Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Cardiology 96:196-201. 2001
    ..The use of on-line blood volume monitors can be of further help in improving tolerance and the hemodynamic response...
  39. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal ultrafiltration for the treatment of overhydration and congestive heart failure
    C Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Cardiology 96:155-68. 2001
    ..The potential for a home-based application of these techniques represents a further stimulating concept to be investigated...
  40. doi request reprint Fenoldopam in newborn patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass: controlled clinical trial
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:1049-53. 2008
    ..Fenoldopam was well tolerated and did not negatively affect hemodynamics and vasopressor support...
  41. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic fenoldopam for renal protection in sepsis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot trial
    Andrea Morelli
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care Med 33:2451-6. 2005
    ..Accordingly, we sought to determine the safety and efficacy of fenoldopam for the prevention of acute renal failure in septic patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Acute renal failure in the intensive care unit. Risk factors
    P Piccinni
    Department of Anesthesiology and ICU, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Contrib Nephrol 144:12-8. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal treatments in sepsis: are there new perspectives?
    C Tetta
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Clin Nephrol 60:299-304. 2003
    ..Although these approaches are still in the early stages of clinical testing, they are conceptually promising and might represent an important advance...
  44. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to the treatment of chronic fluid overload with a new plasma separation device
    C Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Cardiology 96:202-8. 2001
    ..The system could become an important complementary therapy for patients with congestive heart failure for whom classic methods of treatment have failed or simply are not available...
  45. ncbi request reprint Renal replacement therapy in neonates with congenital heart disease
    Stefano Morelli
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Contrib Nephrol 156:428-33. 2007
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  46. doi request reprint Dose and efficiency of renal replacement therapy: continuous renal replacement therapy versus intermittent hemodialysis versus slow extended daily dialysis
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care Med 36:S229-37. 2008
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of a molecular strategy for the detection of bacterial DNA in patients with severe sepsis undergoing continuous renal replacement therapy
    Ranistha Ratanarat
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, St Bortolo Hospital, Viale Rodolfi 31, IT 36100 Vicenza, Italy
    Blood Purif 25:106-11. 2007
    ..Plasma DNA can also derive from bacteria. We have recently implemented a method to detect bacterial DNA and, in the present study, we validated this technique comparing it to standard blood culture in terms of diagnostic efficacy...
  48. ncbi request reprint Flow distribution analysis by helical scanning in polysulfone hemodialyzers: effects of fiber structure and design on flow patterns and solute clearances
    Claudio Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Hemodial Int 10:380-8. 2006
    ..The used radiological technique allows detailed flow distribution analysis and has the potential for testing future modifications to dialyzer design...
  49. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury in the pediatric population
    Cristiana Garisto
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Contrib Nephrol 165:345-56. 2010
    ..A short description of pediatric renal replacement therapies and their potential application to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation will also be described...
  50. doi request reprint Brain natriuretic peptide is removed by continuous veno-venous hemofiltration in pediatric patients
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:33-6. 2009
    ..05). During 80 ml/kg/h CVVH, utilizing polyacrylonitrile membranes, BNP is efficiently cleared from blood in a small cohort of pediatric post-cardiosurgical patients. In this situation, BNP absolute blood levels may be unpredictable...
  51. ncbi request reprint Levobupivacaine versus racemic bupivacaine for spinal anaesthesia in orthopaedic major surgery
    F Fattorini
    Department of Anaesthesiological Sciences Critical Medicine and Pain Therapy, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 72:637-44. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to compare clinical and anaesthetic features of levobupivacaine and racemic bupivacaine when intrathecally administered in 60 patients undergoing major orthopaedic surgical procedures...
  52. pmc Circuit lifespan during continuous renal replacement therapy: children and adults are not equal
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4 00100, Rome, Italy
    Crit Care 12:178. 2008
    ..In paediatric CRRT, epidemiological investigations and prospective trials to investigate practical aspects of extracorporeal therapies are welcome and urgently needed...
  53. ncbi request reprint Extracorporeal therapies in non-renal disease: treatment of sepsis and the peak concentration hypothesis
    Claudio Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Blood Purif 22:164-74. 2004
    ..Thus the patient may benefit from a lesser degree of immunodysregulation and he/she may restore a close-to-normal capacity of response to exogenous stimuli...
  54. ncbi request reprint Coupled plasma filtration adsorption: rationale, technical development and early clinical experience
    Claudio Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Blood Purif 21:409-16. 2003
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury in an infant after cardiopulmonary bypass
    Stefano Picca
    Department of Nephrology and Urology, Dialysis Unit, Bambino Gesu Children s Research Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Semin Nephrol 28:470-6. 2008
    ..In addition, early initiation of renal replacement therapy to prevent fluid overload may result in improved infant outcomes...
  56. ncbi request reprint Inotropic support and peritoneal dialysis adequacy in neonates after cardiac surgery
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio, 00100, Rome, Italy
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 7:116-20. 2008
    ..8%, P=0.02). Peritoneal dialysis in neonates allows optimal ultrafiltration rate and adequate small solute clearance, irrespective of hemodynamic status or vasopressor support...
  57. ncbi request reprint Dose of dialysis in acute renal failure
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:380-8. 2006
  58. pmc Pulse high-volume haemofiltration for treatment of severe sepsis: effects on hemodynamics and survival
    Ranistha Ratanarat
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Crit Care 9:R294-302. 2005
    ..Here we evaluate a new modality, namely pulse HVHF (PHVHF; 24-hour schedule: HVHF 85 ml/kg per hour for 6-8 hours followed by continuous venovenous haemofiltration 35 ml/kg per hour for 16-18 hours)...
  59. doi request reprint Fluid management in pediatric intensive care
    Isabella Favia
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Contrib Nephrol 164:217-26. 2010
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Dialysis: preventing hypophosphatemia during pediatric CRRT
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Nat Rev Nephrol 5:251-2. 2009
    ..Should such supplementation be routinely performed?..
  61. doi request reprint Today's approach to the critically ill patient with acute kidney injury
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiosurgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Blood Purif 27:127-34. 2009
    ..In the near future, however, only increased awareness of AKI incidence and early treatment or prevention of kidney injury progression will hopefully improve outcome of critically ill patients with renal failure...
  62. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and high-dose continuous veno-venous hemodiafiltration in a young child as a successful bridge to heart transplant for management of combined heart and kidney failure: a case report
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Blood Purif 29:23-6. 2010
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Current worldwide practice of dialysis dose prescription in acute renal failure
    Claudio Ronco
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, S Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Curr Opin Crit Care 12:551-6. 2006
    ..Furthermore, a brief speculation on the concept of adequacy of therapy is provided...
  64. ncbi request reprint Coupled plasma filtration adsorption: rationale, technical development and early clinical experience
    Alessandra Brendolan
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Contrib Nephrol 144:376-86. 2004
  65. ncbi request reprint High volume hemofiltration in critically ill patients: why, when and how?
    Ciro Tetta
    Research Extracorporeal Therapies, Fresenius Medical Care Deutschland GmbH, Bad Homburg, Germany
    Contrib Nephrol 144:362-75. 2004
  66. ncbi request reprint Pre- versus post-dilution CVVH
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Blood Purif 23:338. 2005
  67. ncbi request reprint Pulse high-volume hemofiltration in critically ill patients: a new approach for patients with septic shock
    Ranistha Ratanarat
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Semin Dial 19:69-74. 2006
    ..PHVHF appears to be a feasible modality that may provide the same or greater benefits as HVHFwhile reducing the workload and cost...
  68. pmc Cerebral blood flow during cardiopulmonary bypass in pediatric cardiac surgery: the role of transcranial Doppler--a systematic review of the literature
    Angelo Polito
    Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:47. 2006
    ..This technique is fast, accurate, reproducible and noninvasive. In the setting of congenital heart surgery, TCD finds application in the evaluation of cerebral blood flow variations during cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB)...
  69. ncbi request reprint A new semiempirical mathematical model for prediction of internal filtration in hollow fiber hemodialyzers
    Gianfranco B Fiore
    Dipartimento di Bioingegneria, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Blood Purif 24:555-68. 2006
    ..It allows implementation into a user-friendly software tool and might be used to predict the convective component in high-flux dialysis and possibly to optimize it...
  70. ncbi request reprint Continuous renal replacement technology: from adaptive technology and early dedicated machines towards flexible multipurpose machine platforms
    Zaccaria Ricci
    Department of Nephrology, St Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy
    Blood Purif 22:269-76. 2004