Dario Consonni

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Affiliation: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Immunisation with BCG in the Maringue District, Sofala Province, Mozambique
    Dario Consonni
    Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via San Barnaba 8, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Tuberc Res Treat 2013:312065. 2013
  2. doi Cancer risk among tetrafluoroethylene synthesis and polymerization workers
    Dario Consonni
    Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via San Barnaba, 8, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 178:350-8. 2013
  3. pmc Relationship between in utero sonographic evaluation and subcutaneous plicometry after birth in infants with intrauterine growth restriction: an exploratory study
    Nadia Liotto
    NICU, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University Department of Mother and Infant Sciences, University of Milan, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:70. 2010
  4. ncbi Plasma levels of dioxins, furans, non-ortho-PCBs, and TEQs in the Seveso population 17 years after the accident
    D Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Med Lav 103:259-67. 2012
  5. doi Blood levels of dioxins, furans, dioxin-like PCBs, and TEQs in general populations: a review, 1989-2010
    Dario Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Environ Int 44:151-62. 2012
  6. doi Increased lung cancer risk among bricklayers in an Italian population-based case-control study
    Dario Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 55:423-8. 2012
  7. pmc Environment And Genetics in Lung cancer Etiology (EAGLE) study: an integrative population-based case-control study of lung cancer
    Maria Teresa Landi
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:203. 2008
  8. ncbi Mortality study in an Italian oil refinery: extension of the follow-up
    D Consonni
    Istituti Clinici di Perfezionamento, Clinica del Lavoro L Devoto, Milano, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 35:287-94. 1999
  9. pmc Lung cancer and occupation in a population-based case-control study
    Dario Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Via San Barnaba, 8, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 171:323-33. 2010
  10. pmc Impact of occupational carcinogens on lung cancer risk in a general population
    Sara De Matteis
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico and EPOCA Research Centre, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Int J Epidemiol 41:711-21. 2012

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Publications68

  1. pmc Immunisation with BCG in the Maringue District, Sofala Province, Mozambique
    Dario Consonni
    Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via San Barnaba 8, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Tuberc Res Treat 2013:312065. 2013
    ..Recording practices should be changed in order to allow use of individual information and linkage across different information sources and thus a more precise vaccination coverage assessment...
  2. doi Cancer risk among tetrafluoroethylene synthesis and polymerization workers
    Dario Consonni
    Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via San Barnaba, 8, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 178:350-8. 2013
    ..This pattern of findings narrows the range of uncertainty on potential TFE carcinogenicity but cannot conclusively confirm or refute the hypothesis that TFE is carcinogenic to humans. ..
  3. pmc Relationship between in utero sonographic evaluation and subcutaneous plicometry after birth in infants with intrauterine growth restriction: an exploratory study
    Nadia Liotto
    NICU, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University Department of Mother and Infant Sciences, University of Milan, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 36:70. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the concordance between the fetal ultrasonographic measurement of subcutaneous tissue thicknesses and the skinfold thicknesses assessment in intrauterine growth restricted newborns...
  4. ncbi Plasma levels of dioxins, furans, non-ortho-PCBs, and TEQs in the Seveso population 17 years after the accident
    D Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Med Lav 103:259-67. 2012
    ....
  5. doi Blood levels of dioxins, furans, dioxin-like PCBs, and TEQs in general populations: a review, 1989-2010
    Dario Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Environ Int 44:151-62. 2012
    ..In interpreting these findings, it should be considered that for dioxin-like PCBs the analysis period was shorter (17 years), since these compounds were first measured in 1992...
  6. doi Increased lung cancer risk among bricklayers in an Italian population-based case-control study
    Dario Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 55:423-8. 2012
    ..We examined this association within the EAGLE (Environment And Genetics in Lung cancer Etiology) study, a population-based case-control study conducted in Italy between 2002 and 2005...
  7. pmc Environment And Genetics in Lung cancer Etiology (EAGLE) study: an integrative population-based case-control study of lung cancer
    Maria Teresa Landi
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:203. 2008
    ..A new framework of research is needed to address the challenges offered by this complex disease...
  8. ncbi Mortality study in an Italian oil refinery: extension of the follow-up
    D Consonni
    Istituti Clinici di Perfezionamento, Clinica del Lavoro L Devoto, Milano, Italy
    Am J Ind Med 35:287-94. 1999
    ..Chance, confounding, or other biases might have played a marginal, if any, role in determining the results. Exposure to benzene is a biologically plausible explanation...
  9. pmc Lung cancer and occupation in a population-based case-control study
    Dario Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Via San Barnaba, 8, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 171:323-33. 2010
    ..These results indicate that past exposure to occupational carcinogens remains an important determinant of lung cancer occurrence...
  10. pmc Impact of occupational carcinogens on lung cancer risk in a general population
    Sara De Matteis
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico and EPOCA Research Centre, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Int J Epidemiol 41:711-21. 2012
    ..Most of the previous studies were in highly exposed industrial cohorts. Our aim was to quantify lung cancer burden attributable to occupational carcinogens in a general population...
  11. doi Urinary methyl tert-butyl ether and benzene as biomarkers of exposure to urban traffic
    Laura Campo
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Università degli Studi di Milano and Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Environ Int 37:404-11. 2011
    ..62, P<0.001). These results suggest that MTBE-U is a reliable marker for assessing urban traffic exposure, while BEN-U is determined mainly by personal characteristics...
  12. doi Mortality in a population exposed to dioxin after the Seveso, Italy, accident in 1976: 25 years of follow-up
    Dario Consonni
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 167:847-58. 2008
    ..A toxic and carcinogenic risk to humans after high TCDD exposure is supported by the results of this study...
  13. pmc Cancer incidence in the population exposed to dioxin after the "Seveso accident": twenty years of follow-up
    Angela Cecilia Pesatori
    Unit of Epidemiology, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Via San Barnaba 8, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Environ Health 8:39. 2009
    ..Possible long-term effects have been examined through mortality and cancer incidence studies. We have updated the cancer incidence study which now covers the period 1977-96...
  14. doi A quantitative approach to evaluate urinary benzene and S-phenylmercapturic acid as biomarkers of low benzene exposure
    Silvia Fustinoni
    University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Milano, Italy
    Biomarkers 16:334-45. 2011
    ..Benzene is a ubiquitous pollutant; smoking habit, genetic polymorphisms, and analytical difficulties impact the identification of the best biomarker...
  15. doi Mesothelioma of tunica vaginalis testis and asbestos exposure
    Carolina Mensi
    Clinica del Lavoro Luigi Devoto, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    BJU Int 110:533-7. 2012
    ..From 2000 to 2010, 13 mesothelioma of the tunica vaginalis testis cases were reported in the most populated and industrialized region in Italy. Asbestos exposure was documented in two-thirds of these cases...
  16. pmc Early and late de novo tumors after liver transplantation in adults: the late onset of bladder tumors in men
    Umberto Maggi
    UO Unità Operativa Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti di Fegato Fondazione IRCCS Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico di Milano, Milano, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e65238. 2013
    ..De novo tumors (DNT) after liver transplantation (LT) represent a growing concern...
  17. ncbi Aryl hydrocarbon receptor-interacting protein and pituitary adenomas: a population-based study on subjects exposed to dioxin after the Seveso, Italy, accident
    Angela Cecilia Pesatori
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, EPOCA Research Center, Clinica L Devoto, University of Milan, Via San Barnaba 8, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 159:699-703. 2008
    ..AIP is a chaperone protein with multifunction properties, including modulation of the transcriptional activity of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor, which mediates toxicological and carcinogenic dioxin effects...
  18. doi A historical mortality study among bus drivers and bus maintenance workers exposed to urban air pollutants in the city of Genoa, Italy
    Domenico Franco Merlo
    Unit of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Clinical Trials, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, National Cancer Research Institute, Largo Rosanna Benzi 10, Genoa 16132, Italy
    Occup Environ Med 67:611-9. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi Exposure to occupational carcinogens and lung cancer risk. Evolution of epidemiological estimates of attributable fraction
    Sara De Matteis
    University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Acta Biomed 79:34-42. 2008
    ..Among the possible causes, occupational risk factors play a major role and are potentially preventable. We reviewed the scientific evidence about lung cancer burden due to occupation...
  20. ncbi Urinary t,t-muconic acid, S-phenylmercapturic acid and benzene as biomarkers of low benzene exposure
    Silvia Fustinoni
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Milan and Fondazione Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Via S Barnaba, 8, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Chem Biol Interact 153:253-6. 2005
    ..15 ppm), the smoking habit may be regarded as a major source of benzene intake; among the study indices, U-benzene is the marker of choice for the biological monitoring of occupational and environmental exposure...
  21. pmc Reproductive and hormonal factors and the risk of lung cancer: the EAGLE study
    Angela Cecilia Pesatori
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, EPOCA, Epidemiology Research Center, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 132:2630-9. 2013
    ..Large studies with great number of never smoking women, biomarkers of estrogen and molecular classification of lung cancer are needed for a more comprehensive view of the association between reproductive factors and lung cancer risk...
  22. ncbi Comparison between urinary o-cresol and toluene as biomarkers of toluene exposure
    Silvia Fustinoni
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Milano and Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    J Occup Environ Hyg 4:1-9. 2007
    ..Therefore TOL-U may be considered superior to o-C as a biomarker of occupational exposure to toluene...
  23. pmc Liver retransplantation in adults: the largest multicenter Italian study
    Umberto Maggi
    UO chirurgia Generale e Trapianti di Fegato Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico di Milano, Milano, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e46643. 2012
    ..66)...
  24. doi Personal exposure of traffic police officers to particulate matter, carbon monoxide, and benzene in the city of Milan, Italy
    Andrea Cattaneo
    Universita degli Studi di Milano, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Milan, Italy
    J Occup Environ Hyg 7:342-51. 2010
    ..The proximity to an emission source determined by the occupational activity was the factor that most affected exposure. For this reason, fixed stations are poor predictors of roadside exposures to airborne pollutants...
  25. ncbi [Leather dust and systematic research on occupational tumors: the national and regional registry TUNS]
    Carolina Mensi
    Dipartimento di Medicina Preventiva, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Clinica del Lavoro L Devoto, Milano MI
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:51-4. 2012
    ..The study of occupational sectors and job activity in cases without such exposure could suggest new etiologic hypothesis...
  26. ncbi t(14;18) translocations in lymphocytes of healthy dioxin-exposed individuals from Seveso, Italy
    Andrea Baccarelli
    EPOCA Research Center for Occupational, Clinical and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Carcinogenesis 27:2001-7. 2006
    ..Whether this change in t(14;18) frequency is an indicator of elevated lymphoma risk remains speculative and needs further investigation for its potential impact on public health...
  27. ncbi Short- and long-term morbidity and mortality in the population exposed to dioxin after the "Seveso accident"
    Angela Cecilia Pesatori
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and EPOCA Epidemiology Research Center, Università degli Studi and Istituti Clinici di Perfezionamento, Milan, Italy
    Ind Health 41:127-38. 2003
    ..The mortality and cancer incidence follow-up of the Seveso cohort are continuing...
  28. doi Pericardial mesothelioma and asbestos exposure
    Carolina Mensi
    Clinica del Lavoro Luigi Devoto, Department of Preventive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via San Barnaba, 8, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Int J Hyg Environ Health 214:276-9. 2011
    ..The age-standardized incidence rate was 0.09 per million/year. Occupational exposure to asbestos was documented in 5 of the 7 cases for which we obtained an interview. Our findings support the role of asbestos in the pathogenesis of PM...
  29. ncbi Breastfeeding: validation of a reduced Breastfeeding Assessment Score in a group of Italian women
    Virna Franca Zobbi
    Universita degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Monza Brianza, Italy
    J Clin Nurs 20:2509-18. 2011
    ....
  30. doi Thirty years of medical surveillance in perfluooctanoic acid production workers
    Giovanni Costa
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Milano, Italy
    J Occup Environ Med 51:364-72. 2009
    ..To report health outcomes of 30 years (1978-2007) of medical surveillance of workers engaged in a perfluooctanoic acid (PFOA) production plant...
  31. ncbi Coagulation or excision of ovarian endometriomas?
    Paolo Vercellini
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Milano, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:606-10. 2003
    ..The common odds ratio was 3.09 (95% CI 1.78-5.36). Coagulation or laser vaporization of endometriomas without excision of the pseudocapsule seems to be associated with a significant increase in risk of cyst recurrence...
  32. ncbi Reproductive performance, pain recurrence and disease relapse after conservative surgical treatment for endometriosis: the predictive value of the current classification system
    Paolo Vercellini
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Milano, Italy
    Hum Reprod 21:2679-85. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi Handling of dioxin measurement data in the presence of non-detectable values: overview of available methods and their application in the Seveso chloracne study
    Andrea Baccarelli
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Chemosphere 60:898-906. 2005
    ..6% of plasma TCDD measurements were non-detects. We suggest that distribution-based multiple imputation be the preferred method to analyze environmental data when substantial proportions of observations are non-detects...
  34. ncbi Monitoring low benzene exposure: comparative evaluation of urinary biomarkers, influence of cigarette smoking, and genetic polymorphisms
    Silvia Fustinoni
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2237-44. 2005
    ..15 ppm), smoking may be regarded as the major source of benzene intake; among the study indices, U-benzene is the marker of choice for biomonitoring low-level occupational and environmental benzene exposure...
  35. ncbi Early continence recovery after open radical prostatectomy with restoration of the posterior aspect of the rhabdosphincter
    Francesco Rocco
    Clinica Urologica I, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milano, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:376-83. 2007
    ..Our modification to the Walsh RRP avoids caudal retraction of the urethrosphincteric complex and reconstructs the posterior fibrous raphe...
  36. ncbi [Questionnaire for the mobbing risk: CDL2.0]
    R Gilioli
    Consorzio ISPESL ICP per il Centro di Collaborazione con l Organizzazione Mondiale della Sanità per la Medicina del Lavoro e l Igiene Industriale, Clinica del Lavoro Luigi Devoto, Milano
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 27:385-91. 2005
    ..The study reveals some limits in the selection of the two samples thus needing some adjustment. However, the questionnaire, also in the present form, can be considered a tool able to detect the mobbing situations...
  37. ncbi [Mortality study in a cohort of workers employed in a plant producing sulphuric acid ]
    Angela Cecilia Pesatori
    Dipartimento di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Clinica del Lavoro L Devoto, Milano
    Med Lav 97:735-48. 2006
    ..Uncertainties still exist about other respiratory cancers...
  38. ncbi Association between endometriosis stage, lesion type, patient characteristics and severity of pelvic pain symptoms: a multivariate analysis of over 1000 patients
    P Vercellini
    First Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Milano, Italy
    Hum Reprod 22:266-71. 2007
    ....
  39. ncbi Long-term outcome of living donors older than 60 years
    L Berardinelli
    General Surgery and Kidney Transplantation Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Transplant Proc 42:1111-3. 2010
    ..Therefore, significantly better noncensored death-censored graft survivals, were observed among the recipients of older LD compared with recipients of the younger donor group...
  40. pmc The Seveso studies on early and long-term effects of dioxin exposure: a review
    P A Bertazzi
    Research Centre for Occupational, Clinical and Environmental Epidemiology EPOCA, University of Milan, Italy
    Environ Health Perspect 106:625-33. 1998
    ..g., differences in individual susceptibility)...
  41. ncbi Health effects of dioxin exposure: a 20-year mortality study
    P A Bertazzi
    EPOCA, Research Center for Occupational, Clinical and Environmental Epidemiology, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 153:1031-44. 2001
    ..Results support evaluation of dioxin as carcinogenic to humans and corroborate the hypotheses of its association with other health outcomes, including cardiovascular- and endocrine-related effects...
  42. ncbi Bleeding after sphincterotomy in liver transplanted patients with biliary complications
    Andrea Tenca
    Gastrointestinal Unit 2, Università degli Studi di Milano and Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:778-81. 2011
    ..To investigate the rate of immediate persistent bleeding requiring haemostasis and of delayed bleeding after endoscopic sphincterotomy in liver transplanted patients...
  43. doi Germinal matrix hemorrhage: intraventricular hemorrhage in very-low-birth-weight infants: the independent role of inherited thrombophilia
    Luca A Ramenghi
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico Milano, Via Commenda 12, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Stroke 42:1889-93. 2011
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate prothrombotic genetic mutations as independent risk factors for the development of all grades of GMH-IVH in very-low-birth-weight infants...
  44. pmc Visceral artery aneurysms in liver transplant candidates and in patients after liver transplantation
    Umberto Maggi
    U O Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti di Fegato Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy
    PLoS ONE 6:e29544. 2011
    ..The present paper investigates this condition in both groups of patients in a 10-year-retrospective study...
  45. ncbi Subepithelial connective tissue graft for treatment of gingival recessions with and without enamel matrix derivative: a multicenter, randomized controlled clinical trial
    Giulio Rasperini
    Unit of Peridontology, Department of Surgical, Reconstructive and Diagnostic Science, University of Milan, IRCCS Cà Grande Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 31:133-9. 2011
    ..27). Both procedures provided good soft tissue coverage. The better results of the test group did not achieve a statistically significant level...
  46. doi Usefulness of primary angioplasty in nonagenarians with acute myocardial infarction
    Gian Battista Danzi
    Divisione di Cardiologia, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Am J Cardiol 106:770-3. 2010
    ..The treatment does not affect the poor prognosis of patients presenting with cardiogenic shock, but the administration of abciximab seems to have a positive effect on 6-month mortality...
  47. ncbi [Urinary MTBE as biological marker of exposure to traffic exhaust fumes]
    L Scibetta
    Dipartimento di Medicina Lavoro, Università degli Studi di Milano e Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milano
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 27:315-7. 2005
    ..Smoking did not affect the excretion of U-MTBE. The results of this study suggest that U-MTBE is a sensitive and specific marker for the assessment of exposure to traffic exhaust fumes...
  48. ncbi Uterine adenomyosis and in vitro fertilization outcome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Paolo Vercellini
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, Universita degli Studi di Milano, and Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod 29:964-77. 2014
    ..Is adenomyosis associated with IVF/ICSI outcome in terms of clinical pregnancy rate?..
  49. doi Oral contraceptives and risk of endometriosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Paolo Vercellini
    Clinica Ostetrica e Ginecologica I, Istituto Luigi Mangiagalli, Università Statale di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 12, Milan, Italy
    Hum Reprod Update 17:159-70. 2011
    ..The aim of this review is to establish if OC use influences the risk of endometriosis...
  50. doi Uncommon breast malignancies: presentation pattern, prognostic issue and treatment outcome in an Italian single institution experience
    Claudia Maria Regina Bareggi
    Medical Oncology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 99:39-44. 2013
    ..Often neglected by large clinical trials, patients with uncommon breast malignancies have been rarely analyzed in large series...
  51. doi Clinical features and genotype-phenotype correlations in children with progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis type 3 related to ABCB4 mutations
    Carla Colombo
    Department of Pediatrics, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 52:73-83. 2011
    ....
  52. ncbi The safety and acceptability of an electric toothbrush on peri-implant mucosa in patients with oral implants in aesthetic areas: a prospective cohort study
    Giulio Rasperini
    Department of Periodontology, Dental Clinic, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Oral Implantol 1:221-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this cohort study was to evaluate the safety and the acceptability of an electric toothbrush used on the peri-implant mucosa of implants placed in the aesthetic area...
  53. doi Diagnostic yield of 96-h wireless pH monitoring and usefulness in patients' management
    Ausilia Grigolon
    Cattedra di Gastroenterologia, Università degli Studi and Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Scand J Gastroenterol 46:522-30. 2011
    ..To get insight into usefulness of 96-h wireless monitoring in diagnosis of gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) and in patients' management...
  54. doi Nasal continuous positive airway pressure with heliox in preterm infants with respiratory distress syndrome
    Mariarosa Colnaghi
    NICU, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Pediatrics 129:e333-8. 2012
    ....
  55. pmc Identification of genetic risk variants for deep vein thrombosis by multiplexed next-generation sequencing of 186 hemostatic/pro-inflammatory genes
    Luca A Lotta
    Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center, U O S Dipartimentale per la Diagnosi e la Terapia delle Coagulopatie, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    BMC Med Genomics 5:7. 2012
    ....
  56. doi Risk of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and fibrosis in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and low visceral adiposity
    Anna Ludovica Fracanzani
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, Centro Studi Malattie Metaboliche del Fegato, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, IRCCS, Fondazione Cà Granda, Milano, Italy
    J Hepatol 54:1244-9. 2011
    ..Our study aimed to compare metabolic alterations and liver damage in patients with NAFLD with and without visceral obesity...
  57. ncbi Early effects of low benzene exposure on blood cell counts in Bulgarian petrochemical workers
    Angela Cecilia Pesatori
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Clinica del Lavoro L Devoto, University of Milan, Italy
    Med Lav 100:83-90. 2009
    ..01-23.9 ppm) and 50 unexposed subjects...
  58. ncbi Physicians' perceptions and attitudes regarding inappropriate admissions and resource allocation in the intensive care setting
    A Giannini
    Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Via della Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Br J Anaesth 96:57-62. 2006
    ..Physicians' perceptions regarding intensive care unit (ICU) resource allocation and the problem of inappropriate admissions are unknown...
  59. doi A risk score and a flowchart for liver retransplantation
    U Maggi
    Unità Operativa Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti di Fegato, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milano, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1956-60. 2008
    ..Keeping in mind that mathematical models can only help our decisional process and are not conclusive, our data needs to be validated on a larger scale...
  60. doi Metabolic syndrome in permanent night workers
    Nicoletta Biggi
    Occupational Health Service, AMSA, Milano, Italy
    Chronobiol Int 25:443-54. 2008
    ..No consistent effect was seen on fasting glucose, hepatic enzymes, and blood pressure, whereas a higher incidence of coronary heart disease was recorded in night workers...
  61. ncbi Chronic rhinosinusitis and allergy
    G Leo
    Pediatric Allergy and Respiratory Physiopathology Unit, Istituti Clinici di Perfezionamento, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:19-21. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi [Upper limb work-related musculoskeletal disorders (UL-WMSDs): a retrospective cohort study in three large factories of the upholstered furniture industry]
    S Nicoletti
    Scuola di Specializzazione in Medicina del Lavoro, Universita di Foggia
    Med Lav 99:281-96. 2008
    ..In particular there are no contributions so far regarding the upholstered furniture industry with a longitudinal design...
  63. ncbi Health status and plasma dioxin levels in chloracne cases 20 years after the Seveso, Italy accident
    A Baccarelli
    Genetic Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, Behtesda, MD 20892 7236, USA
    Br J Dermatol 152:459-65. 2005
    ..The accident resulted, mostly among children, in one of the largest ever-reported outbreaks of chloracne, the typical skin disorder due to halogenated-hydrocarbon compounds...
  64. ncbi [The role of biological monitoring in health and epidemiological surveillance: the epidemiological approach]
    D Consonni
    Unitá Operativa di Epidemiologia, Azienda Ospedaliera Istituti Clinici di Perfezionamento, Milano
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 26:334-5. 2004
    ..For different reasons, the use of genetic tests for predictive aims at the individual level should now be avoided; their use should be restricted to the research field for a better understanding of etiopathogenetic mechanisms...
  65. ncbi [Occupational epidemiology: from analysis of the apparent to investigation of the unknown]
    C Zocchetti
    Osservatorio Epidemiologico, Direzione Generale Sanita, Regione Lombardia, Milano
    Med Lav 94:92-100. 2003
    ....
  66. ncbi [DNA methylation analysis in environmental and occupational cancer research]
    A Baccarelli
    Dipartimento di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via S Barnaba 8, 20122 Milano
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 27:267-71. 2005
    ..DNA methylation analysis has the potential for future applications in risk assessment and prevention programs conducted on subjects exposed to human carcinogens...
  67. pmc Do women >or=50 years of age need as much screening as women <50 years after they have had negative screening results?
    P Armaroli
    SCDO Epidemiologia dei Tumori, Centro Prevenzione Oncologica Regione Piemonte and Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria S Giovanni Battista di Torino, V San Francesco da Paola 31, Torino 10123, Italy
    Br J Cancer 99:239-44. 2008
    ..23, 95% CI: 0.00-0.46). Over 50 years of age, after four tests at least three false-positive cases are diagnosed for every true positive. Benefits arising from cytological screening is uncertain in well-screened older women...
  68. ncbi [Cardiovascular and hormonal strain in waste collection workers employed in Amsa SpA, municipality of Milan, in permanent day and night work]
    N Biggi
    Servizio Sanitario Amsa SpA, Milano
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:364-6. 2007
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Night shiftwork looks like more stressfull than day shiftwork. Insuline resistance isn't noticed in all four groups...