Luigia Brunetti

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Affiliation: University of Bari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of autoimmune urticaria in children with chronic urticaria
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, University of Bari, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:922-7. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in obese children: the southern Italy experience
    Luigia Brunetti
    Clinica Pediatrica S Maggiore, Policlinico, University of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 11 70124 Bari, Italy
    Chest 137:1085-90. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Exhaled breath condensate cytokines and pH in pediatric asthma and atopic dermatitis
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, Pediatric Unit S Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Allergy Asthma Proc 29:461-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of oral bacterial immunotherapy in children with atopic eczema/dermatitis syndrome : a pilot study
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Pediatrics, Division S Maggiore, University of Bari, Italy
    BioDrugs 19:393-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Exhaled breath condensate pH measurement in children with asthma, allergic rhinitis and atopic dermatitis
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:422-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of pulmonary infection in pediatric asthma
    Luigia Brunetti
    Biomedicina dell Età Evolutiva, Pediatria S Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Allergy Asthma Proc 28:190-3. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Treatment of severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis with 1% topical cyclosporine in an Italian cohort of 197 children
    Riccardina Tesse
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, Pediatric Clinic Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:330-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Lactobacillus reuteri modulates cytokines production in exhaled breath condensate of children with atopic dermatitis
    Vito Leonardo Miniello
    Department of Biomedicine of the Developmental Age, Pediatric Unit Salvatore Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 50:573-6. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 1.25% and 1% topical cyclosporine in the treatment of severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis in childhood
    Laura Spadavecchia
    Clinica Pediatrica I, Dipartimento di Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:527-32. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of HLA antigens and OSAS in childhood: a preliminary report
    Luigia Brunetti
    Clinica Pediatrica Maggiore, Dipartimento di Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    J Sleep Res 14:157-62. 2005

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of autoimmune urticaria in children with chronic urticaria
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, University of Bari, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:922-7. 2004
    ..The etiology of chronic urticaria (CU) in childhood often remains unrecognized. Recently, in adults it has been shown that approximately 40% of patients with CU have autoimmune urticaria (AU); however, no data are available in children...
  2. doi request reprint Sleep-disordered breathing in obese children: the southern Italy experience
    Luigia Brunetti
    Clinica Pediatrica S Maggiore, Policlinico, University of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 11 70124 Bari, Italy
    Chest 137:1085-90. 2010
    ..We sought an association between sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and overweight and/or obesity in a large cohort of school- and preschool-aged children in Southern Italy...
  3. doi request reprint Exhaled breath condensate cytokines and pH in pediatric asthma and atopic dermatitis
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, Pediatric Unit S Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Allergy Asthma Proc 29:461-7. 2008
    ..Moreover, children with AD show an EBC pH and an exhaled pattern of Th2/Th1 cytokines similar to that of asthmatic patients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of oral bacterial immunotherapy in children with atopic eczema/dermatitis syndrome : a pilot study
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Pediatrics, Division S Maggiore, University of Bari, Italy
    BioDrugs 19:393-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to assess the clinical and anti-inflammatory effect of bacterial and ribosomal immunotherapy with Immucytal (Pierre Fabre Médicament, France) in children with AEDS...
  5. ncbi request reprint Exhaled breath condensate pH measurement in children with asthma, allergic rhinitis and atopic dermatitis
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:422-7. 2006
    ..Therefore, EBC pH assessment may be useful in the evaluation of progression of the atopic march toward the development of asthma later in life. Further studies are recommended in order to confirm this indication...
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of pulmonary infection in pediatric asthma
    Luigia Brunetti
    Biomedicina dell Età Evolutiva, Pediatria S Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Allergy Asthma Proc 28:190-3. 2007
    ..In this review we describe the immunologic and clinical implications of the association between respiratory infections and asthma...
  7. doi request reprint Treatment of severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis with 1% topical cyclosporine in an Italian cohort of 197 children
    Riccardina Tesse
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, Pediatric Clinic Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 21:330-5. 2010
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  8. doi request reprint Lactobacillus reuteri modulates cytokines production in exhaled breath condensate of children with atopic dermatitis
    Vito Leonardo Miniello
    Department of Biomedicine of the Developmental Age, Pediatric Unit Salvatore Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 50:573-6. 2010
    ..Our data suggest that the oral administration of a specific probiotic strain in patients with atopic dermatitis can modulate in vivo the cytokine pattern at a different site from intestine...
  9. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of 1.25% and 1% topical cyclosporine in the treatment of severe vernal keratoconjunctivitis in childhood
    Laura Spadavecchia
    Clinica Pediatrica I, Dipartimento di Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:527-32. 2006
    ..Our findings suggest that 1% cyclosporine concentration might be the minimal effective treatment regimen to control symptoms and local inflammation in severe forms of VKC...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of HLA antigens and OSAS in childhood: a preliminary report
    Luigia Brunetti
    Clinica Pediatrica Maggiore, Dipartimento di Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    J Sleep Res 14:157-62. 2005
    ..02) and persistent wheeze (P < 0.008) the sole risk factors for OSAS development. Our preliminary data suggest that HLA does not play a key role in the pathogenesis of OSAS, however more studies are needed to clarify this issue...
  11. doi request reprint Impact of sleep respiratory disorders on endothelial function in children
    Luigia Brunetti
    Department of Biomedicine of the Developmental Age, Pediatric Unit S Maggiore, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare 11, 70124 Bari, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 2013:719456. 2013
    ..Although the population sample is small, this study demonstrated that OSAS could impair endothelial function and worsen cardiovascular risk profile since childhood. ..
  12. doi request reprint Effect of lactose on gut microbiota and metabolome of infants with cow's milk allergy
    Ruggiero Francavilla
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:420-7. 2012
    ..The positive effect is completed by the increase of median concentration of short chain fatty acids, especially for acetic and butyric acids demonstrated by the metabolomic analysis...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Dietary habits, life styles and respiratory symptoms in childhood]
    Giuseppe M Corbo
    Università Sacro Cuore, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 29:42-6. 2005
    ..An increased BMI and TV watching are strongly related to respiratory symptoms. Our data confirm that dietary factors such as salt, vegetables and fruits are associated with the prevalence of respiratory symptoms in children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Maternal complications and procedures in pregnancy and at birth and wheezing phenotypes in children
    Franca Rusconi
    Epidemiology Unit, Anna Meyer Children s Hospital, Via Luca Giordano 7 m, 50132 Florence, Italy
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 175:16-21. 2007
    ..There is increasing interest in the potential influence of fetal and early life conditions on childhood wheezing...
  15. doi request reprint Wheeze and asthma in children: associations with body mass index, sports, television viewing, and diet
    Giuseppe M Corbo
    Respiratory Physiology Department, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
    Epidemiology 19:747-55. 2008
    ..Our goal was to analyze the relationship of body mass index (BMI), regular sports participation, TV viewing, and diet with current wheezing and asthma...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Parental smoking and respiratory disorders in childhood]
    Manuela De Sario
    ASL Roma E, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 29:52-6. 2005
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [Frequency of asthma and allergies in Italian children and adolescents: results from SIDRIA-2]
    Piersante Sestini
    Universita di Siena
    Epidemiol Prev 29:24-31. 2005
    ..Prevalence of childhood asthma, allergic rhinitis and eczema in Italy ranks intermediate with respect to other countries participating in ISAAC phase three...