Giovanni Guaraldi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint High-density hyaluronic acid for the treatment of HIV-related facial lipoatrophy
    Marco Pignatti
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Policlinico di Modena, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 36:180-5. 2012
  2. doi request reprint HIV-associated lipodystrophy: impact of antiretroviral therapy
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Children and Adults, Universisty of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Largo del Pozzo, 71, 41124, Modena, Italy
    Drugs 73:1431-50. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Erectile dysfunction is not a mirror of endothelial dysfunction in HIV-infected patients
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine and Medicine Specialities, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:1114-21. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Morphological and metabolic components of lipodystrophy in various nevirapine-based highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) regimens: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Clinica delle Malattie Infettive, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Clin Drug Investig 31:759-67. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus infection is associated with accelerated atherosclerosis
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine, Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Unit, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:1857-60. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus is the major determinant of steatosis and hepatitis C virus of insulin resistance in virus-associated fatty liver disease
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Disease Unit, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Arch Med Res 42:690-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Progression of coronary artery calcium in men affected by human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:935-41. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Parallel increase of subclinical atherosclerosis and epicardial adipose tissue in patients with HIV
    Stefano Zona
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Am Heart J 163:1024-30. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Coronary aging in HIV-infected patients
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Disease Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1756-62. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Body image is a major determinant of sexual dysfunction in stable HIV-infected women
    Kety Luzi
    Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Antivir Ther 14:85-92. 2009

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. doi request reprint High-density hyaluronic acid for the treatment of HIV-related facial lipoatrophy
    Marco Pignatti
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Policlinico di Modena, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 36:180-5. 2012
    ..The objective of our study was to verify the safety and efficacy of a new formulation of high-density hyaluronic acid for the injectable treatment of HIV-related facial lipoatrophy...
  2. doi request reprint HIV-associated lipodystrophy: impact of antiretroviral therapy
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Children and Adults, Universisty of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Largo del Pozzo, 71, 41124, Modena, Italy
    Drugs 73:1431-50. 2013
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  3. doi request reprint Erectile dysfunction is not a mirror of endothelial dysfunction in HIV-infected patients
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine and Medicine Specialities, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:1114-21. 2012
    ..The penis has been compared to a barometer of endothelial health, erectile dysfunction (ED) being an early sign of endothelial dysfunction...
  4. doi request reprint Morphological and metabolic components of lipodystrophy in various nevirapine-based highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) regimens: a cross-sectional, observational study
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Clinica delle Malattie Infettive, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Clin Drug Investig 31:759-67. 2011
    ..Improvements in body shape changes associated with lipodystrophy have also been reported when nevirapine replaced a PI in long-term triple therapy...
  5. doi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus infection is associated with accelerated atherosclerosis
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine, Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Unit, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Antimicrob Chemother 66:1857-60. 2011
    ..In this pilot study, we compared the progression of coronary artery calcium (CAC) between HIV-infected and uninfected patients...
  6. doi request reprint Human immunodeficiency virus is the major determinant of steatosis and hepatitis C virus of insulin resistance in virus-associated fatty liver disease
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Disease Unit, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Arch Med Res 42:690-7. 2011
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  7. doi request reprint Progression of coronary artery calcium in men affected by human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 28:935-41. 2012
    ..Therefore, immunologic perturbations secondary to HIV infection may contribute to atherosclerosis progression...
  8. doi request reprint Parallel increase of subclinical atherosclerosis and epicardial adipose tissue in patients with HIV
    Stefano Zona
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Am Heart J 163:1024-30. 2012
    ..Epicardial adipose tissue (EAT) may contribute to the development of coronary atherosclerosis via paracrine secretion of inflammatory cytokines...
  9. doi request reprint Coronary aging in HIV-infected patients
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Disease Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 49:1756-62. 2009
    ..We investigated whether the vascular age of a cohort of stable HIV-infected patients receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) was increased and sought out predictors of increased vascular age...
  10. ncbi request reprint Body image is a major determinant of sexual dysfunction in stable HIV-infected women
    Kety Luzi
    Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Antivir Ther 14:85-92. 2009
    ..Prevalence and factors associated with sexual dysfunction in HIV-positive women are poorly known...
  11. doi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in HIV-infected patients referred to a metabolic clinic: prevalence, characteristics, and predictors
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia School of Medicine, Modena, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 47:250-7. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint Detectable HIV viral load is associated with metabolic syndrome
    Nicola Squillace
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Infectious Diseases Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:459-64. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the association between HIV viral load (HIV-VL) and metabolic syndrome (MS) in a cohort of HIV-infected patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of treatment interruption monitored by CD4 cell count on mitochondrial DNA content in HIV-infected patients: a prospective study
    Cristina Mussini
    Clinic of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    AIDS 19:1627-33. 2005
    ..HIV infection per se and HAART can alter mitochondrial functionality, leading to a decrease in mitochondrial DNA content...
  14. doi request reprint Lipodystrophy and anti-retroviral therapy as predictors of sub-clinical atherosclerosis in human immunodeficiency virus infected subjects
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Disease Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Atherosclerosis 208:222-7. 2010
    ..We assessed the contribution of chronic HIV infection, ART use and LD to the presence of sub-clinical atherosclerosis as evaluated by coronary artery calcium (CAC) imaging...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunction in HIV-infected men: role of antiretroviral therapy, hypogonadism and lipodystrophy
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Antivir Ther 12:1059-65. 2007
    ..Both psychological and organic factors have been recognized to be associated with sexual dysfunction in HIV-infected individuals...
  16. pmc Severity of lipodystrophy is associated with decreased health-related quality of life
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Infectious Diseases Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 22:577-85. 2008
    ..HRQOL was strongly correlated with LD severity when a patient-based score was used. For an overall assessment of the impact of LD on HIV-infected people, both patient-based and physician-based measures are required...
  17. doi request reprint Erectile dysfunction is more common in young to middle-aged HIV-infected men than in HIV-uninfected men
    Stefano Zona
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine and Medical Specialities, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Sex Med 9:1923-30. 2012
    ..No studies, however, compared the prevalence of ED in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected individuals using the international index of erectile function (IIEF-15)...
  18. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance for quantitative assessment of liver steatosis: a new potential tool to monitor antiretroviral-drug-related toxicities
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious Disease Clinic, Department of Medicine and Medical Specialities, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Antivir Ther 17:965-71. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare sensitivity and specificity of different MR techniques in the quantitative assessment of liver steatosis, using liver biopsy as the reference standard, in patients with and without HIV infection...
  19. doi request reprint Premature age-related comorbidities among HIV-infected persons compared with the general population
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialities, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 53:1120-6. 2011
    ..We assessed the prevalence and risk factors for NICMs in a large cohort of HIV-infected adults and compared these findings with data from matched control subjects...
  20. ncbi request reprint Lipodystrophy and quality of life of HIV-infected persons
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    AIDS Rev 10:152-61. 2008
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  21. doi request reprint Epicardial adipose tissue is an independent marker of cardiovascular risk in HIV-infected patients
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Metabolic Clinic, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Unit, Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    AIDS 25:1199-205. 2011
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  22. doi request reprint First report on a series of HIV patients undergoing rapamycin monotherapy after liver transplantation
    Fabrizio Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplantation 89:733-8. 2010
    ..We present the preliminary results of a prospective nonrandomized trial concerning the first HIV patient series receiving RAPA monotherapy after liver transplantation (LT)...
  23. doi request reprint Metabolic disorders induced by highly active antiretroviral therapy and their relationship with vascular remodeling of the brachial artery in a population of HIV-infected patients
    Rosario Rossi
    Institute of Cardiology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia Policlinico Hospital, Modena, Italy
    Metabolism 58:927-33. 2009
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  24. pmc Premature decline of serum total testosterone in HIV-infected men in the HAART-era
    Vincenzo Rochira
    Chair and Unit of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Geriatrics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda AUSL NOCSAE of Baggiovara, Modena, Italy
    PLoS ONE 6:e28512. 2011
    ..We investigated the gonadal status in HIV-infected men in order to characterize T deficiency and to identify predictive factors for low serum T...
  25. doi request reprint Fusarium verticillioides fungemia in a liver transplantation patient: successful treatment with voriconazole
    Stefania Cocchi
    Clinic of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine and Medical Specialities, Microbiology and Virology Laboratories, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 71:438-41. 2011
    ..We present a rare case of F. verticillioides fungemia that occurred in a patient who underwent a second orthotopic liver transplantation for chronic rejection and completely responded to treatment with voriconazole...
  26. doi request reprint A pilot study on the efficacy, pharmacokinetics and safety of atazanavir in patients with end-stage liver disease
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Clinic of Infectious Diseases, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:1356-64. 2008
    ..Limited biochemical toxicities (including unconjugated hyperbilirubinaemia) and allowance of concomitant administration of tenofovir and PPIs were observed...
  27. doi request reprint Ectopic fat is linked to prior cardiovascular events in men with HIV
    Gabriella Orlando
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:494-7. 2012
    ..13, 95% CI: 1.04 to 1.24, per 10 cm), LF (IRR = 1.17, 95% CI: 1.04 to 1.32), and VAT (IRR = 1.05, 95% CI: 1.00 to 1.10, per 10 cm). Ectopic fat but not general adiposity measures were associated with prevalent CVD in men with HIV...
  28. doi request reprint GH response to GHRH plus arginine is impaired in lipoatrophic women with human immunodeficiency virus compared with controls
    Lucia Zirilli
    Integrated Department of Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Giardini 1355, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 166:415-24. 2012
    ..Less is known about the underlying mechanisms involved in reduced GH secretion in HIV-infected women...
  29. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary approach to the treatment of metabolic and morphologic alterations of HIV-related lipodystrophy
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Infectious Diseases Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo 71, 41100 Modena, Italy
    HIV Clin Trials 7:97-106. 2006
    ..Treatment for metabolic and morphologic alterations in HIV-related lipodystrophy include medical therapy, physical exercise, and surgical interventions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for pubic lipoma development in HIV-infected persons
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Infectious Diseases Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:72-6. 2007
    ..The natural history of HIV-associated body habitus changes is unclear. In this report, we describe a novel manifestation of HIV-associated lipoaccumulation...
  31. doi request reprint Mitochondrial DNA haplogroups and highly active antiretroviral therapy-related lipodystrophy
    Milena Nasi
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 47:962-8. 2008
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  32. doi request reprint Glomerular filtration rates in HIV-infected patients treated with and without tenofovir: a prospective, observational study
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Dipartimento di Medicine e Specialità Mediche, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    J Antimicrob Chemother 63:374-9. 2009
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  33. doi request reprint Switching to darunavir/ritonavir monotherapy vs. triple-therapy on body fat redistribution and bone mass in HIV-infected adults: the Monarch randomized controlled trial
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Department of Mother, Child and Adult Medicine and Surgical Science, Infectious Diseases Clinic, Modena, Italy
    Int J STD AIDS 25:207-12. 2014
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  34. doi request reprint CD8 T-cell activation is associated with lipodystrophy and visceral fat accumulation in antiretroviral therapy-treated virologically suppressed HIV-infected patients
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Adults and Children, Clinic of Infectious Diseases, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry, Clinic of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Milano, Milan, Italy Serviço de Doenças Infecciosas, Hospital de Joaquim Urbano, Porto, Portugal and Biochimie et Hormonologie, Hôpital Tenon AP HP Paris, CdR Saint Antoine, Inserm U938, Université Paris6 UPMC, Faculte de Medecine Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:360-6. 2013
    ..Thus, the aim of the study was to search for an association between the presence of clinical lipodystrophy (LD), visceral and subcutaneous abdominal adipose tissue amount (VAT and SAT), and peripheral T-cell immune phenotypes...
  35. doi request reprint Long-term efficacy and safety of polyacrylamide hydrogel injection in the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus-related facial lipoatrophy: a 5-year follow-up
    Giorgio De Santis
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, HIV Metabolic Clinic, Modena, Italy
    Plast Reconstr Surg 129:101-9. 2012
    ..Concern regarding potential long-term complications of nonbiodegradable fillers remains. The authors investigated the long-term efficacy and safety of polyacrylamide gel injections...
  36. doi request reprint Polyacrylamide hydrogel injection in the management of human immunodeficiency virus-related facial lipoatrophy: a 2-year clinical experience
    Giorgio De Santis
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico di Modena, Via del Pozzo, 71, Modena 41100, Italy
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:644-53. 2008
    ..These results are attributable to its use in limited volume injected at multiple sites and in multiple sittings...
  37. doi request reprint HHV-6A in syncytial giant-cell hepatitis
    Leonardo Potenza
    Department of Oncology and Hematology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    N Engl J Med 359:593-602. 2008
    ..Neither HHV-6B DNA nor late protein was identified in the same follow-up samples from the patient. Thus, HHV-6A may be a cause of syncytial giant-cell hepatitis...
  38. ncbi request reprint Comparison of three different interventions for the correction of HIV-associated facial lipoatrophy: a prospective study
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    HIV Metabolic Clinic, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Antivir Ther 10:753-9. 2005
    ..To compare autologous fat transfer (AFT), injections of reabsorbable [polylactic acid (PLA)] and non-reabsorbable [polyacrylamide hydrogel (PAAG)] filler materials for the treatment of HIV-related facial lipoatrophy...
  39. doi request reprint Life expectancy in the immune recovery era: the evolving scenario of the HIV epidemic in northern Italy
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano, Italy and Clinic of Infectious Diseases, Department of Health Sciences, University of Milan, San Paolo Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 65:175-81. 2014
    ..National cohort and intercohort studies have been set to describe the differences of life expectancy (LE) of HIV-infected individuals...
  40. ncbi request reprint Altered mitochondrial RNA production in adipocytes from HIV-infected individuals with lipodystrophy
    Lorenzo Galluzzi
    Chair of Immunology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Antivir Ther 10:M91-9. 2005
    ..To further investigate mt changes during this syndrome, we analysed the expression of mtRNA in adipocytes from lipodystrophic HIV+ patients taking NRTI-containing HAART and compared it with similar cells from healthy individuals...
  41. doi request reprint Gender differences in GH response to GHRH+ARG in lipodystrophic patients with HIV: a key role for body fat distribution
    Giulia Brigante
    Chair of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Eur J Endocrinol 170:685-96. 2014
    ..Gender influence on GH secretion in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients is poorly known...
  42. doi request reprint Male sexual dysfunction and HIV--a clinical perspective
    Daniele Santi
    Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, Section of Endocrinology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 287, 41125 Modena, Italy
    Nat Rev Urol 11:99-109. 2014
    ..This Review, describes the issues surrounding sexual dysfunction in men with HIV and aims to provide clinical advice for the physician treating these patients. ..
  43. ncbi request reprint Metabolic Alterations in HIV-Infected Pregnant Women: Moving to Metabolic Tailoring of Antiretroviral Drugs
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Mother Infant and Adult Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, Clinic of Infectious Diseases, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico of Modena, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    AIDS Rev 16:14-22. 2014
    ..Lifestyle interventions and an appropriate metabolic tailoring of antiretroviral therapy drugs need to be considered in the prevention and treatment of metabolic alteration during pregnancy. ..
  44. pmc Multicenter italian experience in liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma in HIV-infected patients
    Fabrizio Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Oncologist 18:592-9. 2013
    ..This is a multicenter study involving three Italian transplant centers in northern Italy: University of Modena, University of Bologna, and University of Udine...
  45. pmc T cell activation but not polyfunctionality after primary HIV infection predicts control of viral load and length of the time without therapy
    Andrea Cossarizza
    Department of Surgery, Medicine, Dentistry and Morphological Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    PLoS ONE 7:e50728. 2012
    ..Our objective was to characterize the polyfunctionality of immune response triggered by PHI, and to characterize immune activation and regulatory T cells, correlating such features to disease progression...
  46. ncbi request reprint Outcome, incidence, and timing of infectious complications in small bowel and multivisceral organ transplantation patients
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Department of Medicine and Medical Specialities, Infectious Diseases Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplantation 80:1742-8. 2005
    ..In particular, small bowel or multivisceral transplantation is complicated to a greater extent than other grafts as a consequence of infectious complications including sepsis...
  47. pmc Characterization of specific immune responses to different Aspergillus antigens during the course of invasive Aspergillosis in hematologic patients
    Leonardo Potenza
    Section of Hematology, Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e74326. 2013
    ..Cytotoxic specific T cells can be expanded from immunosuppressed patients even during the infection by using the above mentioned antigens. These findings may be exploited for immunotherapeutic purposes in patients with IA. ..
  48. ncbi request reprint CD4 cell-monitored treatment interruption in patients with a CD4 cell count > 500 x 106 cells/l
    Cristina Mussini
    Clinic of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo, 71, 41100 Modena, Italy
    AIDS 19:287-94. 2005
    ..Little is known about CD4 cell count changes in patients with high CD4 cell counts who interrupt antiretroviral therapy, especially in those with a nadir of 250-350 x 10 cells/l...
  49. ncbi request reprint Invasive pulmonary and cerebral aspergillosis in a patient with Weil's disease
    Stefania Cocchi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialities, Infectious Diseases Clinic, Modena, Italy
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:396-8. 2005
    ..We describe the successful medical treatment of invasive aspergillosis in a patient suffering from Weil's disease with a combined therapy based on amphotericin B lipid complex and voriconazole...
  50. ncbi request reprint Facial lipohypertrophy in HIV-infected subjects who underwent autologous fat tissue transplantation
    Giovanni Guaraldi
    Clinica delle Malattie Infettive, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 40:e13-5. 2005
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