M M Ferrario

Summary

Affiliation: University of Insubria
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Sick leave risk factors in a sample of women employed in the public sector. The SEMM study]
    M M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Viale Borri, 56, 21100 Varese, Indirizzo
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:383-5. 2007
  2. pmc Pro-inflammatory genetic profile and familiarity of acute myocardial infarction
    Manuela Ianni
    Department of Experimental Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Bologna, Via S, Giacomo 14, 40126, Bologna, Italy
    Immun Ageing 9:14. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [Time trends of incidence rates of work accident with blood contamination in a North Italian teaching hospital]
    M M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:275-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [A multi-dimensional evaluation of job stress integrating organizational and subjective risk indicators: one application to health care workers in Northern Italy]
    Marco M Ferrario
    UO di Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedale di Circolo, Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:315-8. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint [Job strain and cardiovascular diseases: epidemiologic evidence and prevention]
    M M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Università degli Studi dell Insubria e Ospedale di Circolo Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:166-9. 2012
  6. pmc Social status and cardiovascular disease: a Mediterranean case. Results from the Italian Progetto CUORE cohort study
    Carla Fornari
    Research Centre on Public Health, Department of Clinical and Preventive Medicine, University of Milano Bicocca, Monza, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:574. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint [Job stress in the service industry. Evaluation of the Italian version of the Job Content Questionnaire]
    M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese
    Med Lav 96:191-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Workplace health promotion: what evidence of effectiveness?]
    M M Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:44-7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The contribution of major risk factors and job strain to occupational class differences in coronary heart disease incidence: the MONICA Brianza and PAMELA population-based cohorts
    Marco M Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Occup Environ Med 68:717-22. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint [Occupational safety and health in hospitals of Regione Lombardia. Are there differences among public, private nonprofit and private profit hospitals?]
    M M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Viale Borri, 56, 21100 Varese, Indirizzo
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:799-801. 2007

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Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint [Sick leave risk factors in a sample of women employed in the public sector. The SEMM study]
    M M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Viale Borri, 56, 21100 Varese, Indirizzo
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:383-5. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Pro-inflammatory genetic profile and familiarity of acute myocardial infarction
    Manuela Ianni
    Department of Experimental Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Bologna, Via S, Giacomo 14, 40126, Bologna, Italy
    Immun Ageing 9:14. 2012
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  3. ncbi request reprint [Time trends of incidence rates of work accident with blood contamination in a North Italian teaching hospital]
    M M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:275-7. 2012
    ..Temporal trends, calculated on the biennial incidence, resulted in a reductions over the time period considered, in particular for needlestick injuries. Our results support the notions on the efficacy of the adopted prevention measures...
  4. ncbi request reprint [A multi-dimensional evaluation of job stress integrating organizational and subjective risk indicators: one application to health care workers in Northern Italy]
    Marco M Ferrario
    UO di Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Azienda Ospedaliera Ospedale di Circolo, Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:315-8. 2011
    ..Main advantages of our method include flexibility in the choice of the analysis detail and the possibility to detect and quantify specific risk and resilience factors, to implement adequate prevention interventions...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Job strain and cardiovascular diseases: epidemiologic evidence and prevention]
    M M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Università degli Studi dell Insubria e Ospedale di Circolo Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:166-9. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Social status and cardiovascular disease: a Mediterranean case. Results from the Italian Progetto CUORE cohort study
    Carla Fornari
    Research Centre on Public Health, Department of Clinical and Preventive Medicine, University of Milano Bicocca, Monza, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:574. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [Job stress in the service industry. Evaluation of the Italian version of the Job Content Questionnaire]
    M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese
    Med Lav 96:191-9. 2005
    ..Recent changes in work organization have greatly expanded the service industry, where stress perception appears to be the major factor of discomfort. Job stress remains a critical issue in occupational exposure assessments...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Workplace health promotion: what evidence of effectiveness?]
    M M Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:44-7. 2011
    ..Finally, preliminary indications of the SIMLII Workplace Health Promotion Guidelines are briefly commented...
  9. doi request reprint The contribution of major risk factors and job strain to occupational class differences in coronary heart disease incidence: the MONICA Brianza and PAMELA population-based cohorts
    Marco M Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Medicina Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Occup Environ Med 68:717-22. 2011
    ..We investigated the contribution of major coronary heart disease (CHD) risk factors and job strain to occupational class differences in CHD incidence in a pooled-cohort prospective study in northern Italy...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Occupational safety and health in hospitals of Regione Lombardia. Are there differences among public, private nonprofit and private profit hospitals?]
    M M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Viale Borri, 56, 21100 Varese, Indirizzo
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:799-801. 2007
    ..This last consideration stick out the need to pay more attention to safety conditions of these workers...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of job strain and its consequencies in a large public organisation. Findings from the SEMM Study]
    M M Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 30:A29-38. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint [Methodological aspects of risk assessment of work related stress. Italian experience of R Karasek JCQ application, a multiphase approach]
    M M Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 31:203-6. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint [Incidence risk of major cardiovascular events among socio-occupational classes. 11-year follow-up of the MONICA Brianza and PAMELA cohorts]
    M Ferrario
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo Fondazione Macchi, Varese
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 27:275-8. 2005
    ..Higher relative risks of CHD among lower administrators and professionals, and self-employers were also found. Further studies are needed to assess the etiologic role of job stress conditions...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of cardiovascular disease among those of working age]
    M Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Università degli Studi dell Insubria e Ospedale di Circolo, Fondazione Macchi, Varese
    Med Lav 95:104-9. 2004
    ..Cardiovascular mortality from the second half of 1970's has progressively decreased in Italy, in particular in the northern regions, in relation to the reduction of coronary mortality and cerebral-vascular incidents...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prediction of coronary events in a low incidence population. Assessing accuracy of the CUORE Cohort Study prediction equation
    Marco Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese 21100, Italy
    Int J Epidemiol 34:413-21. 2005
    ..The aims of this paper are to derive a 10-year coronary risk predictive equation for adult Italian men, and to assess its accuracy in comparison with the Framingham Heart Study (FHS) and PROCAM study equations...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Trends of cardiovascular disease in Italy]
    Marco Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Varese
    Ital Heart J 5:9S-18S; discussion 33S-34S, 116S-121S. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint [Recent time trends of myocardial infarction rates in northern Italy. Results from the MONICA and CAMUNI registries in Brianza: 1993-1994 versus 1997-1998]
    Marco M Ferrario
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Unità di Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva Università degli Studi dell Insubria Viale Borri, 57 21100 Varese
    Ital Heart J Suppl 4:651-7. 2003
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint [Validation of a screening method for occupational bladder cancer]
    Rossana Borchini
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Ospedale di Circolo, Fondazione Macchi, Varese
    Med Lav 100:438-47. 2009
    ..Nevertheless cases of work-related bladder cancer are poorly identified in Italy...
  19. doi request reprint Prevalence of occupational hazards in patients with different types of epithelial sinonasal cancers
    M Bonzini
    University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Rhinology 51:31-6. 2013
    ..Occupational exposure to carcinogens contributes greatly to the etiology of sinonasal cancer (SNC), but the role of different risk factors in determining different histological subtypes is disputed...
  20. ncbi request reprint [Methodological aspects in the evaluation of turn-over and up/down sizing as indicators of work-related stress]
    G Veronesi
    Centro di Ricerche EPIMED, Epidemiologia e Medicina Preventiva Università degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 33:323-5. 2011
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Temporal trends in ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes in Northern Italy: results from the cardiovascular monitoring unit in Northern Italy population-based register, 1998-2004
    M Bonzini
    Research Center in Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Insubria University, Varese, Italy
    Neuroepidemiology 39:35-42. 2012
    ..We compared rates and case fatality from a population-based stroke register in Northern Italy between 1998 and 2004 to assess changes over time and to evaluate changes in case diagnosis and management...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Occupational physicians' new attributions and responsibilities]
    R Corda
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi di Varese, Varese
    Med Lav 98:475-81. 2007
    ..A specific screening package is proposed for the identification of alcohol abuse as well as methods to overcome some of the constraints. Specific and effective guidelines need to be issued by scientific societies and health authorities...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Drug use among workers: an update]
    V Crespi
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Ospedale di Circolo Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 32:196-8. 2010
    ..Furthermore, we present the results of the analysis (urine and hair samples) on 146 suspected drug abuser selected by the SERT Varese in the same time period...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Job strain and heart rate variability. New evidence and new prospects]
    R Borchini
    UO Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Ospedale di Circolo Fondazione Macchi, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:174-6. 2012
    ..For the future studies are necessary longitudinal cohorts studies appropriately selected, to obtain information about the cardiovascular effects of prolonged JS...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Heart disease and work: from rehabilitation to return to work]
    Rossana Borchini
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, Ospedale di Circolo, Fondazione Macchi, Varese
    Med Lav 101:50-6. 2010
    ....
  26. pmc Shift work and pregnancy outcomes: a systematic review with meta-analysis of currently available epidemiological studies
    M Bonzini
    Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine Research Centre, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    BJOG 118:1429-37. 2011
    ..Two independent meta-analyses (from 2000 to 2007) reported a small adverse effect of shift work on the risk of preterm delivery (PTD). However, these reviews were based on few high-quality studies...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostic agreement between two different analytic methods for in vitro measurement of specific IgE and comparison with clinical evaluation and in vivo test for ubiquitarian and professional allergens]
    R Borchini
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, A O Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi di Varese, Varese
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:548-50. 2007
    ..In the same way, the diagnostic agreement of the used analytic systems both with clinical suspect and with in vivo test is satisfying, with higher K values for IML...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Transitional bladder cancer and occupational exposure. Accuracy assessment of a screening method based on structured interview]
    R Borchini
    Medicina del Lavoro e Preventiva, AO Ospedale di Circolo e Fondazione Macchi, Varese
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:315-7. 2007
    ..Therefore the short structured interview should be considered as a valuable tool to identify urothelial carcinomas worthy of further evaluation of occupational specialist...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Prospectic evaluation of the Italian Workers' Compensation Authority in a large case series of Occupational sino-nasal cancers]
    M Casa
    Centro di Ricerche in Epidemiologia e Medicina Preventiva, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 34:615-6. 2012
    ..Significant differences across Italian macro-regions appeared, when the amount of worker compensation was investigated...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation and management aspects of drug-abusers in the workplace]
    M M Ferrario
    Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, Varese, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 30:67-72. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Job stress and major coronary events: results from the Job Stress, Absenteeism and Coronary Heart Disease in Europe study
    Marcel Kornitzer
    School of Public Health, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:695-704. 2006
    ..The intention of this study is to investigate the relationship of the demands/control/strain model with hard coronary events in an epidemiological, prospective, multicenter, European study...
  32. ncbi request reprint [The global cardiovascular risk chart]
    Simona Giampaoli
    Centro Nazionale di Epidemiologia, Sorveglianza e Promozione della Salute, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Ital Heart J Suppl 5:177-85. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, awareness and treatment of hypercholesterolaemia in 32 populations: results from the WHO MONICA Project
    Hanna Tolonen
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute KTL, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Epidemiol 34:181-92. 2005
    ..There is no multinationally comparable information on the prevalence of hypercholesterolaemia, or its diagnosis and treatment, since individual studies are often not directly comparable...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Risk of major first cardiovascular event among men]
    Luigi Palmieri
    Centro Nazionale di Epidemiologia, Sorveglianza e Promozione della Salute, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Ital Heart J 5:54S-58S; discussion 84S-85S, 116S-121S. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of the global cardiovascular absolute risk: the Progetto CUORE individual score]
    Luigi Palmieri
    Centro Nazionale di Epidemiologia, Sorveglianza e Promozione della Salute, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Roma
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 40:393-9. 2004
    ..The individual score is easy to be applied by general practitioners and cardiologists in order to achieve a fast and objective evaluation of the absolute global cardiovascular risk in primary prevention...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Risk of major first cardiovascular event among Italian women: results of the CUORE Project]
    Salvatore Panico
    Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Napoli
    Ital Heart J 5:59S-63S; discussion 84S-85S, 116S-121S. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Job strain and blood pressure in employed men and women: a pooled analysis of four northern italian population samples
    Giancarlo Cesana
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Prevention and Biotechnology of S Gerardo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    Psychosom Med 65:558-63. 2003
    ..The extent to which psychosocial stress concurs to raise blood pressure is still uncertain. Here the association between job strain and office blood pressure in a pooled analysis of four population samples from northern Italy is assessed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Standardization of total cholesterol measurement in population surveys--pre-analytic sources of variation and their effect on the prevalence of hypercholesterolaemia
    Hanna Tolonen
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, National Public Health Institute KTL, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:257-67. 2005
    ..Implications of variation to real survey results are demonstrated on data collected during the WHO MONICA Project...
  39. ncbi request reprint Favorable cardiovascular risk profile (low risk) and 10-year stroke incidence in women and men: findings from 12 Italian population samples
    Simona Giampaoli
    National Centre of Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 163:893-902. 2006
    ..Results show that favorable risk factor levels assure minimal stroke risk. Population-wide prevention is needed, especially improved lifestyles, to increase the prevalence of low risk...
  40. ncbi request reprint Favorable cardiovascular risk profile and 10-year coronary heart disease incidence in women and men: results from the Progetto CUORE
    Luigi Palmieri
    National Centre for Epidemiology, Surveillance and Health Promotion, Institute of Health, Rome, USA
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:562-70. 2006
    ..e. favorable levels of all major risk factors. The aims of this study were to assess further the relation of low risk to coronary heart disease risk, and implications for prevention...
  41. ncbi request reprint Testing two methods to create comparable scale scores between the Job Content Questionnaire (JCQ) and JCQ-like questionnaires in the European JACE Study
    Robert Karasek
    Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
    Int J Behav Med 14:189-201. 2007
    ..Scale comparative properties of "JCQ-like" questionnaires with respect to the JCQ have been little known...
  42. ncbi request reprint MORGAM (an international pooling of cardiovascular cohorts)
    Alun Evans
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Mulhouse Building, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast BT12 6BJ, N Ireland, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 34:21-7. 2005