G Pizzo

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Affiliation: University of Palermo
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral manifestations of Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome: a paediatric case report
    G Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Dent 9:19-22. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Community water fluoridation and caries prevention: a critical review
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127, Palermo, Italy
    Clin Oral Investig 11:189-93. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of sugar-free chewing gums on dental plaque regrowth: a comparative study
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    J Dent 35:503-8. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of an essential oil and an amine fluoride/stannous fluoride mouthrinse on supragingival plaque regrowth
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, Section of Periodontology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    J Periodontol 79:1177-83. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Plaque removal efficacy of power and manual toothbrushes: a comparative study
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Clin Oral Investig 14:375-81. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic disorders and periodontal health: a literature review
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 15:RA167-78. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Attitudes of Italian dental and dental hygiene students toward tobacco-use cessation
    G Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Dent Educ 14:17-25. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and socio-behavioral determinants of dental caries in Sicilian schoolchildren
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 16:PH83-9. 2010
  9. pmc Effect of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on periodontal status of postmenopausal women
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Section of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 17:PH23-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint In vitro antifungal properties of mouthrinses containing antimicrobial agents
    G Giuliana
    Department of Periodontology, University of Palermo, School of Dentistry, Italy
    J Periodontol 68:729-33. 1997

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral manifestations of Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome: a paediatric case report
    G Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Dent 9:19-22. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Community water fluoridation and caries prevention: a critical review
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127, Palermo, Italy
    Clin Oral Investig 11:189-93. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The effects of sugar-free chewing gums on dental plaque regrowth: a comparative study
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    J Dent 35:503-8. 2007
    ..The incorporation of additives, such as enzymes, abrasives and divalent metal ions, into gum formulations might improve their antiplaque activity, particularly at the buccal and lingual surfaces of the teeth...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of an essential oil and an amine fluoride/stannous fluoride mouthrinse on supragingival plaque regrowth
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, Section of Periodontology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    J Periodontol 79:1177-83. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the plaque-inhibiting effects of two commercially available mouthrinses containing ASF and EO, respectively...
  5. doi request reprint Plaque removal efficacy of power and manual toothbrushes: a comparative study
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Clin Oral Investig 14:375-81. 2010
    ..The PC 8500 was safe to oral tissues in long-term use...
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic disorders and periodontal health: a literature review
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 15:RA167-78. 2009
    ..In patients affected by genetic disorders, the response to treatment is not always as expected, and sometimes the progression of periodontal disease is inevitable despite adequate maintenance treatment...
  7. doi request reprint Attitudes of Italian dental and dental hygiene students toward tobacco-use cessation
    G Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Dent Educ 14:17-25. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and socio-behavioral determinants of dental caries in Sicilian schoolchildren
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 16:PH83-9. 2010
    ..This study investigated the prevalence of caries in schoolchildren in the city of Palermo, Sicily, and assessed the relationship between socio-behavioral determinants and caries...
  9. pmc Effect of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) on periodontal status of postmenopausal women
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Section of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Med Sci Monit 17:PH23-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the periodontal status of a postmenopausal women group receiving HRT and to determine the effects of HRT on clinical measures of periodontal disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint In vitro antifungal properties of mouthrinses containing antimicrobial agents
    G Giuliana
    Department of Periodontology, University of Palermo, School of Dentistry, Italy
    J Periodontol 68:729-33. 1997
    ..However, the effectiveness of antimicrobial mouthrinses as antifungal agents needs to be evaluated in further clinical trials...
  11. ncbi request reprint In vitro activities of antimicrobial agents against Candida species
    G Giuliana
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, University of Palermo, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 87:44-9. 1999
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the in vitro antifungal and fungicidal activities of antimicrobials alone...
  12. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in human immunodeficiency virus-related oral lesions: an Italian study
    G Campisi
    Department of Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 91:546-51. 2001
    ..2). CONCLUSION: The prevalence of HIV-related oral lesions was significantly higher in women than in men, especially for oral candidiasis, the most common lesion observed related to immune status and HIV-1 viral load...
  13. doi request reprint Demographic and behavioural profiles of patients with common oral mucosal lesions by a homogeneity analysis
    D Matranga
    Department of Biopathology and Medical and Forensic Biotechnologies, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Oral Dis 18:396-401. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the main oral mucosal lesions (OMLs) within a hospital base and to provide an anamnestic, diagnostic model based on homogeneity analysis of some variables...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effect of antimicrobial mouthrinses on the in vitro adhesion of Candida albicans to human buccal epithelial cells
    G Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Italy
    Clin Oral Investig 5:172-6. 2001
    ..Clinical trials are warranted on the effectiveness of these products in reducing oral Candida carriage...
  15. ncbi request reprint A combined treatment regimen for desquamative gingivitis in patients with oral lichen planus
    R Guiglia
    Department of Oral Sciences, Section of Periodontology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    J Oral Pathol Med 36:110-6. 2007
    ..Chronic desquamative gingivitis (DG) is a condition characterized by erythema, ulceration, and desquamation of the free and attached gingiva, usually expression of a district-systemic disease, such as oral lichen planus (OLP)...
  16. doi request reprint Risk factors of oral candidosis: a twofold approach of study by fuzzy logic and traditional statistic
    G Campisi
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Arch Oral Biol 53:388-97. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [Smoking cessation counselling and dental team]
    G Pizzo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Stomatologiche G Messina, Universita degli Studi di Palermo
    Ann Ig 18:155-70. 2006
    ..Dentists and dental hygienists, therefore, should be trained on smoking cessation counselling and dental offices should incorporate this service into routine patient care...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Request of dental care and periodontal treatment needs in a population sample of Palermo]
    G Pizzo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Stomatologiche, Giuseppe Messina, Sezione di Parodontologia, Universita degli Studi, Palermo, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 51:35-9. 2002
    ..The aim of the present investigation was to assess the relationships between the request of dental care and the periodontal treatment needs in a population sample of Palermo...
  19. ncbi request reprint Oral dysphagia. An unique symptom for a wide spectrum of diseases
    G Campisi
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Panminerva Med 51:125-31. 2009
    ..This paper describes the major oral and systemic diseases that may manifest themselves with oral manifestations inducing dysphagia. Clinical management guidelines in dysphagia triggered by neuromyogenic pathogenesis are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Root resorption and orthodontic treatment. Review of the literature
    G Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 56:31-44. 2007
    ..The periodic radiographic control during the treatment is necessary in order to detect the occurrence of root damages and quickly reassess the treatment goals...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of a nonsurgical exercise program on the decreased mouth opening in patients with systemic scleroderma
    G Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, Section of Periodontology, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Clin Oral Investig 7:175-8. 2003
    ..The edentulous subjects also experienced less difficulty inserting their own dentures. These findings suggest that regular application of the proposed exercise program may be useful in the management of microstomia in SSD patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Periodontitis and preterm delivery. A review of the literature
    G Pizzo
    Department of Oral Sciences, Section of Periodontology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 54:1-14. 2005
    ..If these results are confirmed in further intervention studies, then prevention and treatment of periodontitis should be considered as a necessary part of prenatal care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Identification of Candida dubliniensis among oral yeast isolates from an Italian population of human immunodeficiency virus-infected (HIV+) subjects
    G M Giammanco
    Department of Hygiene and Microbiology, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 17:89-94. 2002
    ..5 microg/ml). The combination of CAC medium screening with growth at 45 degrees C and TTC reduction tests may represent a simple, reliable and inexpensive identification protocol for C. dubliniensis...