Alberto Matteelli

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Affiliation: University of Brescia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, Burkina Faso
    Nuccia Saleri
    Ministry of Health National Tuberculosis Program, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Italy
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:840-2. 2010
  2. pmc Therapy of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Europe: MALTHER - a prospective observational multicentre study
    Olivier Bouchaud
    Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department, Hôpital Avicenne APHP and Université Paris 13, Bobigny, France
    Malar J 11:212. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Travel-associated sexually transmitted infections: an observational cross-sectional study of the GeoSentinel surveillance database
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:205-13. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Colistin pharmacokinetics in intensive care unit patients on continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration: an observational study
    Nikolaos Markou
    ICU, Latsion Burn Center, Thriasion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:2459-62. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Lopinavir pharmacokinetic profiles in HIV-infected patients during rifabutin-based anti-mycobacterial therapy
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Brescia University Hospital, Brescia, Italy
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:2470-3. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Visiting relatives and friends (VFR), pregnant, and other vulnerable travelers
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Spedali Civili Hospital, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 26:625-35. 2012
  7. pmc A comparative examination of tuberculosis immigration medical screening programs from selected countries with high immigration and low tuberculosis incidence rates
    Gonzalo G Alvarez
    Divisions of Respirology and Infectious Diseases, University of Ottawa at The Ottawa Hospital, The Ottawa Health Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 11:3. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint [Tubercular disease: clinical aspects and drug resistance]
    Alberto Matteelli
    Istituto di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, Universita degli Studi di Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 32:260-3. 2010
  9. pmc TMC207: the first compound of a new class of potent anti-tuberculosis drugs
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
    Future Microbiol 5:849-58. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Systemic exposure to rifampicin in patients with tuberculosis and advanced HIV disease during highly active antiretroviral therapy in Burkina Faso
    Nuccia Saleri
    National Tuberculosis Program, Ministry of Health, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:469-72. 2012

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  1. pmc Extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, Burkina Faso
    Nuccia Saleri
    Ministry of Health National Tuberculosis Program, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Italy
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:840-2. 2010
    ..Of 34 patients with multidrug-resistant TB, 2 had an XDR TB strain. Second-line TB drugs should be strictly controlled to prevent further XDR TB increase...
  2. pmc Therapy of uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Europe: MALTHER - a prospective observational multicentre study
    Olivier Bouchaud
    Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department, Hôpital Avicenne APHP and Université Paris 13, Bobigny, France
    Malar J 11:212. 2012
    ..The objective was to summarize data on treatments to harmonize and optimize treatment for uncomplicated malaria in Europe...
  3. ncbi request reprint Travel-associated sexually transmitted infections: an observational cross-sectional study of the GeoSentinel surveillance database
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:205-13. 2013
    ..We aimed to describe the range of diseases and the demographic and geographical factors associated with the acquisition of travel-related STIs through analysis of the data gathered by GeoSentinel travel medicine clinics worldwide...
  4. doi request reprint Colistin pharmacokinetics in intensive care unit patients on continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration: an observational study
    Nikolaos Markou
    ICU, Latsion Burn Center, Thriasion Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:2459-62. 2012
    ..Our aim was to study colistin pharmacokinetics in critically ill patients treated with colistin methane sulphonate for Gram-negative sepsis and undergoing continuous venovenous haemodiafiltration for acute renal failure...
  5. doi request reprint Lopinavir pharmacokinetic profiles in HIV-infected patients during rifabutin-based anti-mycobacterial therapy
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Brescia University Hospital, Brescia, Italy
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:2470-3. 2012
    ..To evaluate the pharmacokinetic profile of ritonavir-boosted lopinavir in HIV-infected patients during rifabutin-based anti-mycobacterial therapy...
  6. doi request reprint Visiting relatives and friends (VFR), pregnant, and other vulnerable travelers
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Spedali Civili Hospital, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 26:625-35. 2012
    ..In this article, we explore the major risks to health and the main preventive strategies appropriate to the most vulnerable travelers...
  7. pmc A comparative examination of tuberculosis immigration medical screening programs from selected countries with high immigration and low tuberculosis incidence rates
    Gonzalo G Alvarez
    Divisions of Respirology and Infectious Diseases, University of Ottawa at The Ottawa Hospital, The Ottawa Health Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 11:3. 2011
    ..The present study aimed to compare the TB immigration medical examination requirements in selected countries of high immigration and low TB incidence rates...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Tubercular disease: clinical aspects and drug resistance]
    Alberto Matteelli
    Istituto di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, Universita degli Studi di Brescia, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 32:260-3. 2010
    ..However, the risk of an un-controllable epidemic of MDR- and XDR-TB is real considering current levels of financing and commitment to care...
  9. pmc TMC207: the first compound of a new class of potent anti-tuberculosis drugs
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
    Future Microbiol 5:849-58. 2010
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  10. doi request reprint Systemic exposure to rifampicin in patients with tuberculosis and advanced HIV disease during highly active antiretroviral therapy in Burkina Faso
    Nuccia Saleri
    National Tuberculosis Program, Ministry of Health, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    J Antimicrob Chemother 67:469-72. 2012
    ..In a prospective, longitudinal study we measured rifampicin systemic exposure at different timepoints during highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Reversible reduction of nevirapine plasma concentrations during rifampicin treatment in patients coinfected with HIV-1 and tuberculosis
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 52:64-9. 2009
    ..Nevirapine (NVP) plasma levels are reduced in patients receiving rifampicin (RFM) for tuberculosis (TB) treatment. We determined variations over time of the pharmacokinetic parameters of NVP in patients who receive RFM...
  12. ncbi request reprint QuantiFERON-TB Gold test in the identification of latent tuberculosis infection in immigrants
    Anna C C Carvalho
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Piazza Spedali Civili 1, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    J Infect 55:164-8. 2007
    ..A new test for LTBI identification that uses more specific antigens of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is now commercially available under the brand name of QuantiFERON-TB Gold test...
  13. ncbi request reprint Imported malaria in an HIV-positive traveler: a case report with a fatal outcome
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
    J Travel Med 12:222-4. 2005
    ..The importance of prevention of malaria in nonimmune travelers is stressed. Prevention of malaria in nonimmune travelers should be regarded as a priority area for clinical practice and operational research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Respiratory syndrome and respiratory tract infections in foreign-born and national travelers hospitalized with fever in Italy
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
    J Travel Med 12:190-6. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial prevention and therapy for travelers' infection
    Francesco Castelli
    University of Brescia, Unit for Tropical and Imported Diseases, Spedali Civili General Hospital, Piazza Spedali Civili, 1 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 5:1031-48. 2007
    ..Specific training on travel medicine-related issues, as well as better diagnostic facilities for imported diseases, is crucial for physicians and nurses in industrialized countries...
  16. ncbi request reprint Acute respiratory distress syndrome in Plasmodium vivax malaria in traveler returning from Venezuela
    Nuccia Saleri
    Institute for Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    J Travel Med 13:112-3. 2006
  17. ncbi request reprint Multiple-dose pharmacokinetics of efavirenz with and without the use of rifampicin in HIV-positive patients
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    Curr HIV Res 5:349-53. 2007
    ..These results suggest that a dose of 800 mg of EFV in association with rifampicin may be appropriate for patients of weight > 60 kg in Europe. Therapeutic drug monitoring may be beneficial for patients on combination therapy with RIF...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis A in men having sex with men (MSMs) in northern Italy
    Alessandro Pini
    Institute for Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
    Infez Med 18:113-4. 2010
    ..Some of our HAV cases occurred in HIV-infected subjects. This observation underlines the action of HAV as a sexually transmitted infection and urges preventive measures, such as routine HAV vaccination in the HIV-infected population...
  19. pmc Congenital Plasmodium vivax malaria mimicking neonatal sepsis: a case report
    Veronica Del Punta
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Piazza Spedali Civili, 1 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Malar J 9:63. 2010
    ..Vivax malaria is the leading species in congenital infections in Europe. This condition should be included in the differential diagnosis of neonatal sepsis even if the mother has no proven malarial episodes during the gestational period...
  20. doi request reprint Cervical human papillomavirus infection and shedding of human immunodeficiency virus in cervicovaginal fluids: a cross-sectional study
    Chiara Fornabaio
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Spedali Civili Hospital and University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:78-82. 2012
    ..4; P = 0.04). However, women on highly active antiretroviral therapy were more likely to have detectable HIV-RNA in CVL despite negative viremia (80% vs. 8%; P < 0.005)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis: epidemiology and control
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 5:857-71. 2007
    ..However, the risk of an uncontrollable epidemic of MDR- and XDR-TB is real considering current levels of financing and commitment to care...
  22. pmc Mefloquine versus quinine plus sulphalene-pyrimethamine (metakelfin) for treatment of uncomplicated imported falciparum malaria acquired in Africa
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Brescia 25125, Italy
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:663-7. 2005
    ..007). The overall proportions of reported side effects were similar in the two groups, but patients in the M group had a significantly higher rate of central nervous system disturbances (29.0% versus 9.6% for the QSP group; P < 0.001)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Fatal disseminated toxoplasmosis during primary HIV infection
    Liana Signorini
    Istituto di Malattie Infettive e Tropicali, Universita degli Studi di Brescia, Italy
    Curr HIV Res 5:273-4. 2007
    ..gondii acute infection with massive organ involvement during primary HIV infection. The serological data demonstrate primary T. gondii infection. The avidity index for HIV antibodies supports recent HIV-1 infection...
  24. pmc Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus ST398, Italy
    Laura Soavi
    University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy L Soavi, R Stellini, L Signorini, A Matteelli, G Carosi Presidio Ospedaliero di Manerbio, Manerbio, Italy B Antonini, P Pedroni, L Zanetti, B Milanesi Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy A Pantosti and Istituti Ospitalieri di Cremona, Cremona, Italy A Pan
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:346-8. 2010
    ..We report a case of MRSA ST398 invasive disease in a cattle farmer, as well as a case of MRSA ST398 necrotizing fasciitis...
  25. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of cervical mycobacterial lymphadenitis in children
    Anna C C Carvalho
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Spedali Civili di Brescia, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 29:629-33. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to identify epidemiologic and clinical variables associated with TB lymphadenitis in children attending 2 TB out-patient clinics in northern Italy during a 10-year period...
  26. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anti-poliovirus type 1, 2 and 3 antibodies in unvaccinated Italian travelers
    Liana Signorini
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
    J Travel Med 11:34-6. 2004
    ..However, the level of antibodies varies even in previously unvaccinated persons, due to wild-type or vaccine-type infections in the eldest travelers...
  27. ncbi request reprint Multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant TB in persons living with HIV
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Piazza Spedali Civili, 1 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Expert Rev Respir Med 3:245-54. 2009
    ..However, only the comprehensive implementation of the full Stop TB Strategy may be expected to curb the devastating impact of XDR-TB on HIV-infected persons...
  28. ncbi request reprint Knowledge, attitudes, and practices on malaria preventive measures of migrants attending a public health clinic in northern Italy
    Carla Scolari
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Italy
    J Travel Med 9:160-2. 2002
  29. ncbi request reprint Chlamydia trachomatis genital infection in migrant female sex workers in Italy
    Alberto Matteelli
    Institute of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, University of Brescia, Piazza Spedali Civili, I 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Int J STD AIDS 14:591-5. 2003
    ..trachomatis genital infection in migrant sex workers. Women from Eastern Europe have a significantly higher risk. These data reinforce the need for targeted control interventions...