Enrico Brunetti

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Affiliation: University of Pavia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Expert consensus for the diagnosis and treatment of cystic and alveolar echinococcosis in humans
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Pavia, IRCCS S Matteo Hospital Foundation, WHO Collaborating Center for Clinical Management of Cystic Echinococcosis, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Acta Trop 114:1-16. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint The current role of abdominal ultrasound in the clinical management of patients with AIDS
    E Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, IRCCS S Matteo University of Pavia, Via Taramelli 5, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Ultraschall Med 27:20-33. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Twenty years of percutaneous treatments for cystic echinococcosis: a preliminary assessment of their use and safety
    E Brunetti
    Divisione di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, IRCCS San Matteo, University of Pavia, Italy
    Parassitologia 46:367-70. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Coarse vs. fine needle aspiration biopsy for the assessment of diffuse liver disease from hepatitis C virus-related chronic hepatitis
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, IRCSS S Matteo, University of Pavia, Via Taramelli 5, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    J Hepatol 40:501-6. 2004
  5. pmc Performance of liver stiffness measurements by transient elastography in chronic hepatitis
    Giovanna Ferraioli
    Ultrasound Unit, Department of Infectious Diseases, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Medical School University of Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 19:49-56. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Performance of real-time strain elastography, transient elastography, and aspartate-to-platelet ratio index in the assessment of fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
    Giovanna Ferraioli
    Ultrasound Unit, Infectious Diseases Department, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, University of Pavia, Via Taramelli 5, Pavia 27100, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:19-25. 2012
  7. pmc Immunoblotting with human native antigen shows stage-related sensitivity in the serodiagnosis of hepatic cystic echinococcosis
    Mara Mariconti
    Policlinico San Matteo Hospital Foundation, Pavia, Italy Department of Veterinary Science and Public Health, University of Milan, Milan, Italy Department of Clinical Surgical Diagnostic and Paediatric Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Clinical Management of Cystic Echinococcosis, Pavia, Italy
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:75-9. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Cestode infestations: hydatid disease and cysticercosis
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, San Matteo Hospital Foundation, WHO Collaborating Centre for Clinical Management of Cystic Echinococcosis, University of Pavia, Pavia 27100, Italy
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 26:421-35. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Cystic echinococcosis of the liver associated with repeated international travels to endemic areas
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, IRCCS S Mateo, Pavia University, Pavia, Italy
    J Travel Med 12:225-8. 2005
  10. pmc Fast relapse and high drop out rate of 48 weeks daily interferon monotherapy in HIV-infected patients with chronic hepatitis C
    Raffaele Bruno
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Disease IRCCS San Matteo Hospital, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 2:17. 2002

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Expert consensus for the diagnosis and treatment of cystic and alveolar echinococcosis in humans
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Pavia, IRCCS S Matteo Hospital Foundation, WHO Collaborating Center for Clinical Management of Cystic Echinococcosis, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Acta Trop 114:1-16. 2010
    ..With this approach, the prognosis can be improved for the majority of patients with AE. The consensus of experts under the aegis of the WHO-IWGE will help promote studies that provide missing evidence to be included in the next update...
  2. ncbi request reprint The current role of abdominal ultrasound in the clinical management of patients with AIDS
    E Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, IRCCS S Matteo University of Pavia, Via Taramelli 5, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Ultraschall Med 27:20-33. 2006
    ..With new treatments, prevalence and morbidity/mortality rates change, but new conditions and new side effects appear. US applications to these new conditions are discussed as well...
  3. ncbi request reprint Twenty years of percutaneous treatments for cystic echinococcosis: a preliminary assessment of their use and safety
    E Brunetti
    Divisione di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, IRCCS San Matteo, University of Pavia, Italy
    Parassitologia 46:367-70. 2004
    ..Percutaneous treatments could be simplified and made more effective if a scolecidal agent could be found that melts the entire endocyst without causing harm to the biliary epithelium...
  4. ncbi request reprint Coarse vs. fine needle aspiration biopsy for the assessment of diffuse liver disease from hepatitis C virus-related chronic hepatitis
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, IRCSS S Matteo, University of Pavia, Via Taramelli 5, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    J Hepatol 40:501-6. 2004
    ..As fine needles (FN) do not require anaesthesia, are used over a wider range of coagulation values and allow multiple passes, we compared the diagnostic yield of FN vs. CN biopsies...
  5. pmc Performance of liver stiffness measurements by transient elastography in chronic hepatitis
    Giovanna Ferraioli
    Ultrasound Unit, Department of Infectious Diseases, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Medical School University of Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 19:49-56. 2013
    ..To compare results of liver stiffness measurements by transient elastography (TE) obtained in our patients population with that used in a recently published meta-analysis...
  6. doi request reprint Performance of real-time strain elastography, transient elastography, and aspartate-to-platelet ratio index in the assessment of fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C
    Giovanna Ferraioli
    Ultrasound Unit, Infectious Diseases Department, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, University of Pavia, Via Taramelli 5, Pavia 27100, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:19-25. 2012
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  7. pmc Immunoblotting with human native antigen shows stage-related sensitivity in the serodiagnosis of hepatic cystic echinococcosis
    Mara Mariconti
    Policlinico San Matteo Hospital Foundation, Pavia, Italy Department of Veterinary Science and Public Health, University of Milan, Milan, Italy Department of Clinical Surgical Diagnostic and Paediatric Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Clinical Management of Cystic Echinococcosis, Pavia, Italy
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:75-9. 2014
    ..Further identification of different antigens expressed by different cyst stages will support the development of diagnostic tools that could early define cyst viability, to guide clinical decision making, and shorten patient follow-up...
  8. doi request reprint Cestode infestations: hydatid disease and cysticercosis
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, San Matteo Hospital Foundation, WHO Collaborating Centre for Clinical Management of Cystic Echinococcosis, University of Pavia, Pavia 27100, Italy
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 26:421-35. 2012
    ..The therapeutic approach is often complex, requiring surgery and/or chemotherapy or, in the case of cystic echinococcosis, percutaneous treatments...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cystic echinococcosis of the liver associated with repeated international travels to endemic areas
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, IRCCS S Mateo, Pavia University, Pavia, Italy
    J Travel Med 12:225-8. 2005
    ..We describe a case of cystic echinococcosis in a man born and living in a nonendemic urban area in North Italy that was acquired during a period of frequent travels in highly endemic countries...
  10. pmc Fast relapse and high drop out rate of 48 weeks daily interferon monotherapy in HIV-infected patients with chronic hepatitis C
    Raffaele Bruno
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Disease IRCCS San Matteo Hospital, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 2:17. 2002
    ..In HIV patients the use of this combination therapy may induce drug interactions, and reduces the adherence to HAART. The aim of this study is to evaluate safety and efficacy of a 48 weeks daily dose IFN schedule...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oligohydramnios in a pregnant Pakistani woman with Plasmodium vivax malaria
    Nicolò Binello
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, San Matteo Hospital Foundation, University of Pavia, 19, V, le Golgi, Pavia 27100, Italy
    Malar J 13:156. 2014
    ..Given the long latency of hypnozoites, every febrile pregnant patient with a previous stay in an endemic area should be screened for malaria with a thick and a thin blood smear. ..
  12. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of colorectal splenic metastasis
    Anna Marangio
    Divisione di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, IRCCS, Policlinico San Matteo, Universita di Pavia, Via Taramelli 5, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:1481-2. 2002
  13. pmc Serum cytokine profile by ELISA in patients with echinococcal cysts of the liver: a stage-specific approach to assess their biological activity
    Luca Piccoli
    Department of Infectious Diseases, IRCCS San Matteo Hospital Foundation, University of Pavia, Pavia 27100, Italy
    Clin Dev Immunol 2012:483935. 2012
    ..Because of low sensitivity and lack of specificity of this test, we believe that other ways to evaluate ex vivo biological activity of the cysts should be explored...
  14. doi request reprint Update on cystic hydatid disease
    Enrico Brunetti
    Division of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Pavia IRCCS S Matteo Hospital Foundation, Pavia, Italy
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 22:497-502. 2009
    ..We review the currently available evidence for clinical decision-making and discuss ways to improve standards of care of one of the most neglected infectious diseases...
  15. doi request reprint Management of splenic abscess: report on 16 cases from a single center
    Giovanna Ferraioli
    Infectious and Tropical Diseases Division, IRCCS S Matteo Foundation, University of Pavia, Via Taramelli 5, 27100 Pavia, Italy
    Int J Infect Dis 13:524-30. 2009
    ..14-0.7% in autoptic series. The best treatment option remains unclear. We report our experience of percutaneous drainage of splenic abscess under ultrasound (US) guidance...
  16. doi request reprint Failure of repeated treatment with praziquantel and arthemeter in four patients with acute schistosomiasis
    Liliana Praticò
    Infectious Disease Department, San Matteo Hospital, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    J Travel Med 21:133-6. 2014
    ..We report four cases of acute schistosomiasis (AS) in which several courses of combined therapy had been necessary to obtain negative serology. ..