A Corrado

Summary

Affiliation: Unit of Pneumology and Allergology
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Negative-pressure ventilation: is there still a role?
    A Corrado
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi, Firenze, Italy
    Eur Respir J 20:187-97. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Iron lung versus conventional mechanical ventilation in acute exacerbation of COPD
    A Corrado
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Careggi Hospital, Firenze, Italy
    Eur Respir J 23:419-24. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term oxygen therapy in COPD: evidences and open questions of current indications
    A Corrado
    Terapia Intensiva Pneumologica, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi Firenze, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 73:34-43. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Iron lung versus mask ventilation in acute exacerbation of COPD: a randomised crossover study
    A Corrado
    Unita di Terapia Intensiva Pneumologica e, Fisiopatologia Toracica, DAI, Specialità medico Chirurgiche, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi, Padiglione San Luca, Via di S Luca 1, 50136, Florence, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 35:648-55. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Iron lung vs mask ventilation in the treatment of acute on chronic respiratory failure in COPD patients: a multicenter study
    Antonio Corrado
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera di Careggi Firenze, Florence, Italy
    Chest 121:189-95. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term negative pressure ventilation
    Antonio Corrado
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, CTO, Careggi Hospital, Largo Palagi, 1 50135, Firenze, Italy
    Respir Care Clin N Am 8:545-57, v-vi. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Respiratory intermediate care units: a European survey
    A Corrado
    Unita di Terapia Intensiva Polmonare e Fisiopatologia Toracica, Azienda Ospedaliera di Careggi, CTO, Largo Palagi 1, 1 50136 Florence, Italy
    Eur Respir J 20:1343-50. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Physiologic effects of negative pressure ventilation in acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    M Gorini
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 163:1614-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Telemonitoring in chronic ventilatory failure: a new model of survellaince, a pilot study
    S Bertini
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit and Thoracic Physiopathology Laboratory, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 77:57-66. 2012
  10. pmc Effect of assist negative pressure ventilation by microprocessor based iron lung on breathing effort
    M Gorini
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Careggi Hospital, Firenze, Italy
    Thorax 57:258-62. 2002

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Negative-pressure ventilation: is there still a role?
    A Corrado
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi, Firenze, Italy
    Eur Respir J 20:187-97. 2002
    ..This review is divided into two parts: the first is concerned with the use of negative-pressure ventilation in the short term, and the second with its use in the long term...
  2. ncbi request reprint Iron lung versus conventional mechanical ventilation in acute exacerbation of COPD
    A Corrado
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Careggi Hospital, Firenze, Italy
    Eur Respir J 23:419-24. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term oxygen therapy in COPD: evidences and open questions of current indications
    A Corrado
    Terapia Intensiva Pneumologica, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi Firenze, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 73:34-43. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Iron lung versus mask ventilation in acute exacerbation of COPD: a randomised crossover study
    A Corrado
    Unita di Terapia Intensiva Pneumologica e, Fisiopatologia Toracica, DAI, Specialità medico Chirurgiche, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Careggi, Padiglione San Luca, Via di S Luca 1, 50136, Florence, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 35:648-55. 2009
    ..To compare iron lung (ILV) versus mask ventilation (NPPV) in the treatment of COPD patients with acute on chronic respiratory failure (ACRF)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Iron lung vs mask ventilation in the treatment of acute on chronic respiratory failure in COPD patients: a multicenter study
    Antonio Corrado
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera di Careggi Firenze, Florence, Italy
    Chest 121:189-95. 2002
    ..Evaluation of the effectiveness of negative-pressure ventilation (NPV) with the use of the iron lung vs noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation (NIPPV) in the treatment of COPD patients with acute on chronic respiratory failure...
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term negative pressure ventilation
    Antonio Corrado
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, CTO, Careggi Hospital, Largo Palagi, 1 50135, Firenze, Italy
    Respir Care Clin N Am 8:545-57, v-vi. 2002
    ..There is no evidence, however, that long-term treatment with NPV can improve respiratory muscle function, exercise endurance, quality of life, and survival in patients with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Respiratory intermediate care units: a European survey
    A Corrado
    Unita di Terapia Intensiva Polmonare e Fisiopatologia Toracica, Azienda Ospedaliera di Careggi, CTO, Largo Palagi 1, 1 50136 Florence, Italy
    Eur Respir J 20:1343-50. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Physiologic effects of negative pressure ventilation in acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    M Gorini
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 163:1614-8. 2001
    ..We conclude that CNEP and NPV, provided by microprocessor-based iron lung, are able to improve ventilatory pattern and arterial blood gases, and to unload inspiratory muscles in patients with acute exacerbation of COPD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Telemonitoring in chronic ventilatory failure: a new model of survellaince, a pilot study
    S Bertini
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit and Thoracic Physiopathology Laboratory, AOU Careggi, Florence, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 77:57-66. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Effect of assist negative pressure ventilation by microprocessor based iron lung on breathing effort
    M Gorini
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Careggi Hospital, Firenze, Italy
    Thorax 57:258-62. 2002
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate the performance of a microprocessor based iron lung capable of thermistor triggering...
  11. ncbi request reprint Ventilatory and respiratory muscle responses to hypercapnia in patients with paraplegia
    M Gorini
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, and Spinal Unit, Careggi Hospital, Firenze, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 162:203-8. 2000
    ..This suggests that expiratory muscle paralysis elicits adaptation of the ventilatory control system similar to that observed in patients with generalized respiratory muscle weakness...
  12. pmc Respiratory intensive care units in Italy: a national census and prospective cohort study
    M Confalonieri
    Unità Operativa di Pneumologia, Ospedali Riuniti di Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Thorax 56:373-8. 2001
    ..Because of the lack of official epidemiological data in these units, a two phase study was performed with the aim of describing the work profile in Italian RICUs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Non-invasive negative and positive pressure ventilation in the treatment of acute on chronic respiratory failure
    Massimo Gorini
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Careggi Hospital CTO, Largo Palagi 1, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Intensive Care Med 30:875-81. 2004
    ..To investigate in clinical practice the role of non-invasive mechanical ventilation in the treatment of acute respiratory failure on chronic respiratory disorders...
  14. ncbi request reprint End-of-life decision-making in respiratory intermediate care units: a European survey
    S Nava
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Fondazione S Maugeri, I R C C S, Istituto Scientifico di Pavia, Via Maugeri 10, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Eur Respir J 30:156-64. 2007
    ..Withholding of treatment, do-not-intubate/do-not-resuscitate orders and noninvasive mechanical ventilation as the ventilatory care ceiling are the most common procedures. Competent patients are often involved, together with nurses...
  15. pmc Bleeding and pneumonia in intensive care patients given ranitidine and sucralfate for prevention of stress ulcer: meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials
    A Messori
    Laboratorio SIFO di Farmacoeconomia, Centro Informazione Farmaci, Servizio Farmaceutico, Azienda Ospedaliera Careggi, 50134 Florence, Italy
    BMJ 321:1103-6. 2000
    ..To determine the effectiveness of ranitidine and sucralfate in the prevention of stress ulcer in critical patients and to assess if these treatments affect the risk of nosocomial pneumonia...
  16. doi request reprint Tracheostomy in patients with long-term mechanical ventilation: a survey
    Santino Marchese
    Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Terapia Intensiva Respiratoria, Ospedale Civico, ARNAS, Via C Lazzaro, Palermo, Italy
    Respir Med 104:749-53. 2010
    ..Tracheostomy is increasingly performed in intensive care units (ICU), with many patients transferred to respiratory ICU (RICU). Indications/timing for closing tracheostomy are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mechanical insufflation-exsufflation improves outcomes for neuromuscular disease patients with respiratory tract infections
    Andrea Vianello
    Unità di Terapia Semi Intensiva Respiratoria, Azienda Ospedaliera di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 84:83-8; discussion 89-91. 2005
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Costs of the COPD. Differences between intensive care unit and respiratory intermediate care unit
    Guido Bertolini
    GiViTI Coordinating Centre, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri Centro di Ricerche Cliniche per le Malattie Rare Aldo e Cele Daccò 24020 Ranica, Bergamo, Italy
    Respir Med 99:894-900. 2005
    ..To assess whether respiratory intermediate care units (RICUs) are cost effective alternatives to intensive care units (ICUs) for patients with exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognostic role of cardiovascular complications in patients with exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease admitted to Italian respiratory intensive care units
    Cleante Scarduelli
    Pulmonary Division and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, C Poma Hospital, Mantova, Italy
    Ital Heart J 5:932-8. 2004
    ....