Maria Felicia Faienza

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Affiliation: University of Bari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Postmenopausal osteoporosis: the role of immune system cells
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari Aldo Moro, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Clin Dev Immunol 2013:575936. 2013
  2. pmc Risk factors for subclinical atherosclerosis in diabetic and obese children
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 10:338-43. 2013
  3. pmc Glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in children with 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Annamaria Ventura
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare 11, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:250462. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Genotype-phenotype correlation in juvenile Paget disease: role of molecular alterations of the TNFRSF11B gene
    Giacomina Brunetti
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Section of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Endocrine 42:266-71. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Metabolic, inflammatory, endothelial and haemostatic markers in a group of Italian obese children and adolescents
    Paola Giordano
    Department of Biomedicine of Developing Age, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare, 11, 70100, Bari, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 170:845-50. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Oxidative stress in obesity and metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 78:158-64. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic Fatty liver disease in prepubertal children born small for gestational age: influence of rapid weight catch-up growth
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 79:103-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Acute pancreatitis in a girl with panhypopituitarism due to craniopharyngioma on growth hormone treatment. A combination of risk factors
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res 71:372-5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Elevated Endothelin-1 (ET-1) Levels May Contribute to Hypoadiponectinemia in Childhood Obesity
    Carmela Nacci
    MD, PhD, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Pharmacology Section, Medical School University of Bari Aldo Moro, Policlinico, P zza G Cesare, 1 70124 Bari, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E683-93. 2013
  10. pmc Issues in pediatric haemophilia care
    Paola Giordano
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche ed Oncologia Umana, Clinica Pediatrica, Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:24. 2013

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Publications12

  1. pmc Postmenopausal osteoporosis: the role of immune system cells
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari Aldo Moro, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Clin Dev Immunol 2013:575936. 2013
    ..This review focuses on the role of immune system in postmenopausal osteoporosis and on therapeutic strategies targeting osteoimmunology pathways...
  2. pmc Risk factors for subclinical atherosclerosis in diabetic and obese children
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Int J Med Sci 10:338-43. 2013
    ..cIMT was measured using standardized methods. Serum glucose, insulin, cholesterol, triglycerides and C-reactive protein levels were evaluated. An oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) was performed in obese subjects...
  3. pmc Glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in children with 21-hydroxylase deficiency
    Annamaria Ventura
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare 11, 70124 Bari, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:250462. 2013
    ..In this paper, we focus on the physiology and biosynthesis of endogenous steroid hormones as well as on the effects of GCs on bone cells, highlighting the pathogenetic mechanism of GIO in children with 21-OHD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genotype-phenotype correlation in juvenile Paget disease: role of molecular alterations of the TNFRSF11B gene
    Giacomina Brunetti
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Section of Human Anatomy and Histology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Endocrine 42:266-71. 2012
    ..This review describes the different clinical features which are characteristic of JPD and the correspondence with the different molecular alterations of the TNFRSN11B gene...
  5. doi request reprint Metabolic, inflammatory, endothelial and haemostatic markers in a group of Italian obese children and adolescents
    Paola Giordano
    Department of Biomedicine of Developing Age, University of Bari, Piazza G Cesare, 11, 70100, Bari, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr 170:845-50. 2011
    ..02; p < 0.0001; p = 0.0037; p < 0.0001; p = 0.017, respectively). In conclusion, our results suggest that childhood obesity per se is associated with a proinflammatory and prothrombotic state...
  6. doi request reprint Oxidative stress in obesity and metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 78:158-64. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the alterations in the oxidant/antioxidant status in obese children with and without metabolic syndrome (MetS)...
  7. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic Fatty liver disease in prepubertal children born small for gestational age: influence of rapid weight catch-up growth
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari A Moro, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res Paediatr 79:103-9. 2013
    ..An appropriate diet during pregnancy and in the first year of life might prevent metabolic syndrome and NAFLD in these subjects...
  8. doi request reprint Acute pancreatitis in a girl with panhypopituitarism due to craniopharyngioma on growth hormone treatment. A combination of risk factors
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res 71:372-5. 2009
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  9. doi request reprint Elevated Endothelin-1 (ET-1) Levels May Contribute to Hypoadiponectinemia in Childhood Obesity
    Carmela Nacci
    MD, PhD, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Pharmacology Section, Medical School University of Bari Aldo Moro, Policlinico, P zza G Cesare, 1 70124 Bari, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E683-93. 2013
    ..Conclusions: ET-1-mediated inhibition of Ad synthesis via p42/44 MAPK signaling may provide a possible explanation for hypoadiponectinemia in pediatric obesity and contribute to the development of cardiovascular complications...
  10. pmc Issues in pediatric haemophilia care
    Paola Giordano
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche ed Oncologia Umana, Clinica Pediatrica, Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:24. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Osteoclastogenesis in children with 21-hydroxylase deficiency on long-term glucocorticoid therapy: the role of receptor activator of nuclear factor-kappaB ligand/osteoprotegerin imbalance
    Maria Felicia Faienza
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy, Piazza G Cesare, 11, 70100 Bari, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:2269-76. 2009
    ..cGC therapy is the most frequent and severe form of drug-induced osteoporosis, and different mechanisms have been proposed to explain its pathogenesis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal assessment of levo-thyroxine therapy for congenital hypothyroidism: relationship with aetiology, bone maturation and biochemical features
    Maurizio Delvecchio
    Dipartimento Biomedicina dell Età Evolutiva, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Horm Res 68:105-12. 2007
    ..To evaluate therapy and dose adjustments in patients with congenital hypothyroidism (CH), longitudinally followed up until 16 years old, according to aetiology, Beclard's nuclei presence, and thyroxine (T4) level at diagnosis...