Paola Giordano

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Affiliation: University of Bari
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune haematological disorders in two Italian children with Kabuki Syndrome
    Paola Giordano
    University of Bari Aldo Moro, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Paediatric Hospital, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 11 70124 Bari, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:10. 2014
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint Association of interleukin-(IL)10 haplotypes and serum IL-10 levels in the progression of childhood immune thrombocytopenic purpura
    Riccardina Tesse
    Department of Biomedicine of the Developing Age, Pediatric Unit F Vecchio, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Gene 505:53-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Hepatic veno-occlusive disease during chemotherapy for nephroblastoma: successful and safe treatment with defibrotide. Report of a clinical case
    Valerio Cecinati
    Division of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, Department of Biomedicine in Childhood, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 31:702-5. 2009
  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. ncbi request reprint The role of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids supplementation in childhood: a review
    Marco M Ciccone
    Cardiovascular Diseases Section, Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Recent Pat Cardiovasc Drug Discov 8:42-55. 2013
  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. 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
  9. pmc Clinical significance of serum cytokine levels and thrombopoietic markers in childhood idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
    Giovanni Carlo Del Vecchio
    Department of Biomedicine of the Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Blood Transfus 10:194-9. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and endothelial function in children and adolescents
    Vito Leonardo Miniello
    U O C B Trambusti, Giovanni XXIII Hospital, Bari, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 174:343-7. 2014

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Autoimmune haematological disorders in two Italian children with Kabuki Syndrome
    Paola Giordano
    University of Bari Aldo Moro, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Paediatric Hospital, Piazza Giulio Cesare, 11 70124 Bari, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:10. 2014
    ..This is the first report of Italian children with autoimmune haematological disorders complicating Kabuki syndrome. ..
  2. 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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  3. doi request reprint Association of interleukin-(IL)10 haplotypes and serum IL-10 levels in the progression of childhood immune thrombocytopenic purpura
    Riccardina Tesse
    Department of Biomedicine of the Developing Age, Pediatric Unit F Vecchio, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Gene 505:53-6. 2012
    ..01)]. Our findings show that patients carrying the GCC-high producer IL-10 haplotype have an acute development of ITP and that IL-10 levels might represent a useful predictive biomarker of the disease course...
  4. doi request reprint Hepatic veno-occlusive disease during chemotherapy for nephroblastoma: successful and safe treatment with defibrotide. Report of a clinical case
    Valerio Cecinati
    Division of Pediatric Oncology Hematology, Department of Biomedicine in Childhood, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 31:702-5. 2009
    ..Defibrotide proved safe and effective in resolving clinical symptoms and normalizing serological findings in the syndrome...
  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. ncbi request reprint The role of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids supplementation in childhood: a review
    Marco M Ciccone
    Cardiovascular Diseases Section, Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Recent Pat Cardiovasc Drug Discov 8:42-55. 2013
    ..However, it is well-established that further studies are needed to endorse the promising results outlined by literature analysis. ..
  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. 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...
  9. pmc Clinical significance of serum cytokine levels and thrombopoietic markers in childhood idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura
    Giovanni Carlo Del Vecchio
    Department of Biomedicine of the Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Blood Transfus 10:194-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the clinical role of both immunological and thrombopoietic markers in children with ITP and correlate their levels with different disease stages...
  10. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance and endothelial function in children and adolescents
    Vito Leonardo Miniello
    U O C B Trambusti, Giovanni XXIII Hospital, Bari, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 174:343-7. 2014
    ..The aim of our study was to investigate the relationship among homeostasis model assessment index (HOMA index), endothelial function and vascular morphology in order to better stratify cardiovascular risk in children and adolescents...
  11. pmc Clinical and laboratory characteristics of children positive for antiphospholipid antibodies
    Paola Giordano
    Department of Biomedicine of Developmental Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Blood Transfus 10:296-301. 2012
    ..We aimed to assess clinical and laboratory characteristics of a cohort of children positive for antiphospholipid antibodies (aPL) to contribute to the understanding of the heterogeneous aPL-related features in childhood...
  12. doi request reprint Evidence that fibrinolytic changes in paediatric obesity translate into a hypofibrinolytic state: relative contribution of TAFI and PAI-1
    Fabrizio Semeraro
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Oncologia Umana, Sezione di Patologia Generale e Sperimentale, Bari, Italy
    Thromb Haemost 108:311-7. 2012
    ..These data indicate that paediatric obesity is associated with a hypofibrinolytic state which might contribute to the increased thrombotic risk associated with this condition...
  13. doi request reprint Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a pediatric patient with thrombocytopenia-absent radius syndrome and 1q21.1 deletion: case report and proposal of a rapid molecular diagnosis of 1q21.1 deletion
    Paola Giordano
    Department of Biomedicine in Childhood, University of Bari, Piazza Giulio Cesare, Bari, Italy
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 33:754-8. 2011
    ..Descriptions of additional cases of LCH in patients with TAR syndrome are necessary before a cause and effect relationship can be proven...
  14. doi request reprint Screening for coagulopathy and identification of children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia at a higher risk of symptomatic venous thrombosis: an AIEOP experience
    Nicola Santoro
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Ospedale Policlinico Consorziale, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 35:348-55. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Thrombocytopenia-absent-radius syndrome in a child showing a larger 1q21.1 deletion than the one in his healthy mother, and a significant downregulation of the commonly deleted genes
    Maria Corsignano Guastadisegni
    Department of Biology, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Eur J Med Genet 55:120-3. 2012
    ..The mother, on the contrary, did not show the same downregulation. In summary, the present report adds new insights on the pathogenesis of TAR syndrome, that may represent fruitful directions for future research...
  16. doi request reprint Successful treatment with Protein C of febrile neutropenia in pediatric patients during cancer therapy
    Paola Giordano
    Department of Biomedicine of Development Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 31:293-8. 2009
    ..We report that PC replacement could shorten duration of FN and improve the clinical outcome. The administration of PCC was safe and without any complications...
  17. doi request reprint Elevated endothelin-1 (ET-1) levels may contribute to hypoadiponectinemia in childhood obesity
    Carmela Nacci
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari, Medical School, 70124 Bari, Italy
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:E683-93. 2013
    ..Whether enhanced release of endothelin-1 (ET-1) may directly impair adiponectin (Ad) production in obese children is not known...
  18. doi request reprint Association between DEFB1 gene haplotype and herpes viruses seroprevalence in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Riccardina Tesse
    Department of Biomedicina dell Eta Evolutiva, Pediatric Unit S Maggiore, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:573-82. 2009
    ..40%, p = ns). These findings suggest that leukemic patients carrying untranslated variants of hBD-1 display a higher susceptibility to herpes viruses infections than controls...
  19. doi request reprint Prospective study of hemostatic alterations in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Paola Giordano
    Pediatric Department, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Am J Hematol 85:325-30. 2010
    ..Symptomatic venous thromboembolism (VTE) episodes developed in two cases during induction therapy, which did not allow the evaluation of the predictive value for VTE of laboratory markers...
  20. doi request reprint Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: arteriovenous malformations in children
    Paola Giordano
    Pediatric Unit, Interdisciplinary Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Bari, Bari, Italy
    J Pediatr 163:179-86.e1-3. 2013
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  21. ncbi request reprint Chronic immune thrombocytopenia in childhood
    Giovanni C Del Vecchio
    aDepartment of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, Pediatric Unit F Vecchio, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Consorziale Policlinico di Bari bStruttura Complessa di Pediatria, Ospedale Umberto I, ASL BA, Altamura, Bari, Italy
    Blood Coagul Fibrinolysis 25:297-9. 2014
    ..Currently, other drugs (thrombopoiesis stimulating factors, mycophenolate, dapsone, danazol, azathioprine, rFVIIa, cyclophosphamide, vinca alkaloids and cyclosporine) are recommended in special cases or trials. ..
  22. doi request reprint Morphological and functional vascular changes induced by childhood obesity
    Marco Matteo Ciccone
    Section of Cardiology, D E T O, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 18:831-5. 2011
    ..To investigate endothelial dysfunction and morphological vascular changes in childhood obesity...
  23. ncbi request reprint Reduced interleukin-5 production by peripheral CD4+ T cells in common variable immunodeficiency patients
    Giovanni Carlo Del Vecchio
    Department of Biomedicine of the Development Age, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 30:679-86. 2008
    ..05). In conclusion, the reduction of IL-5, involved in the late regulation of B cell differentiation into Ig-secreting plasma cells, may contribute to the defective antibody production in CVI patients...