L Proietti

Summary

Affiliation: University of Catania
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS): The role model of the Occupational Health Physician in specific clinical cases.]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Catania, Italia
    Clin Ter 161:269-72. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint [Fibers glass induced cytotoxicity and genotoxicity]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Universita di Catania
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:274-6. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Non-occupational malignant pleural mesothelioma due to asbestos and non-asbestos fibres
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita di Catania, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 65:210-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Smoking habits in health care workers: experience in two general hospitals of Eastern Sicily]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro
    Clin Ter 157:407-12. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint [Latex allergy prevalence and atopy in 1300 health care workers]
    Lidia Proietti
    Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Universita, Catania
    Recenti Prog Med 96:478-82. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of hepatitis C virus infection among health-care workers: an observational study
    L Proietti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic Diseases, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 51:255-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [Forensic implications and stress ina group of anaestheticians: a cross sectional study]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione Medicina del Lavoro Università di Catania, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:922-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal malignant mesothelioma: case report
    L Tenaglia
    Universita degli Studi di Catania, AO Vittorio Emanuele, Dipartimento di Chirurgia, Catania
    G Chir 28:435-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Airborne contact dermatitis]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Catania, Italia
    Clin Ter 157:531-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide production in fluoro-edenite treated mouse monocyte-macrophage cultures
    Venera Cardile
    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Oncol Rep 12:1209-15. 2004

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint [Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS): The role model of the Occupational Health Physician in specific clinical cases.]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Catania, Italia
    Clin Ter 161:269-72. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint [Fibers glass induced cytotoxicity and genotoxicity]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Universita di Catania
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:274-6. 2007
    ..The results of the Comet test for DNA damage detection indicated in cell exposed to glass wool fibers a significant increase of mean TM value. All these results provide that the glass wool fibers can induce cytotoxicity and genotoxicity..
  3. ncbi request reprint Non-occupational malignant pleural mesothelioma due to asbestos and non-asbestos fibres
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita di Catania, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 65:210-6. 2006
    ..This paper reviews existing data related to non occupational MPM including its occurrence in the province of Catania (Sicily, Italy)...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Smoking habits in health care workers: experience in two general hospitals of Eastern Sicily]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro
    Clin Ter 157:407-12. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to assess the smoking habits in health care workers...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Latex allergy prevalence and atopy in 1300 health care workers]
    Lidia Proietti
    Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Universita, Catania
    Recenti Prog Med 96:478-82. 2005
    ..7% out of 1300 workers, lower than others studies, all 35 subjects were also atopic. This study confirms that the atopy is an important risk for the development of latex allergy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Analysis of hepatitis C virus infection among health-care workers: an observational study
    L Proietti
    Department of Internal Medicine and Systemic Diseases, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 51:255-9. 2005
    ..HCV infection status among HCWs and proportion of HCWs experiencing occupational blood exposure accidents were monitored to assess the risk of HCV infection among HCWs at a hospital in Catania, Italy...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Forensic implications and stress ina group of anaestheticians: a cross sectional study]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione Medicina del Lavoro Università di Catania, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 29:922-6. 2007
    ..They put it mainly in relation with the forensic implications. The total score of scale VRS and the score for cluster depression, anxiety, aggressiveness are higher in the anesthetists than the control group...
  8. ncbi request reprint Peritoneal malignant mesothelioma: case report
    L Tenaglia
    Universita degli Studi di Catania, AO Vittorio Emanuele, Dipartimento di Chirurgia, Catania
    G Chir 28:435-8. 2007
    ..Therefore, further studies in a larger number of subjects are necessary to determine whether one or all of these hypothetic pathogenic mechanisms are more significant for the development of malignant mesothelioma...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Airborne contact dermatitis]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Catania, Italia
    Clin Ter 157:531-9. 2006
    ..Solid particles, rather than gases or droplets, are the most frequently reported causes of ACD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nitric oxide production in fluoro-edenite treated mouse monocyte-macrophage cultures
    Venera Cardile
    Department of Physiological Sciences, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Oncol Rep 12:1209-15. 2004
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking is associated with a greater risk of incident asthma in allergic rhinitis
    Riccardo Polosa
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:1428-34. 2008
    ..Sensitization to allergen has been shown to be one of the strongest determinants of incident asthma, but little is known about the effects of cigarette smoking among individuals with allergic rhinitis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Analysis of BRAF mutation in primary and metastatic melanoma
    Massimo Libra
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    Cell Cycle 4:1382-4. 2005
    ..These results suggest that BRAF mutation in melanoma is most likely to occur prior to the development of metastatic disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of HCV in health care workers in Southern Italy]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita di Catania, Italia
    Clin Ter 154:159-62. 2003
    ..To assess the prevalence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in the population exposed to biological risk of two hospitals in southern Italy...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Viral hepatitis B among the health care workers. Experience at a health facility in Eastern Sicily]
    Lidia Proietti
    Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Universita, Catania
    Recenti Prog Med 95:196-9. 2004
    ..to estimate the prevalence of HBV positivity considering the qualifications of workers exposed to biological risk in a hospital in Eastern Sicily...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Airbone contact dermatitis caused by latex exposure: a clinical case]
    L Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Catania
    Clin Ter 157:341-4. 2006
    ..In this case the presence of eczema mainly on air-exposed areas was interpreted as a sign of airborne contact dermatitis to latex. The case is reported in that the clinical picture is not very common...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Adverse reaction following suspected inhalation of nickel tetracarbonyl: case report]
    Lidia Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita di Catania
    Med Lav 96:155-61. 2005
    ..Occupational poisoning due to Ni(CO)4 is not frequent, and up to now about 300 cases have been reported in the medical literature worldwide...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Results of a study on formaldehyde pollution as a cause of discomfort in public sector office workers]
    Lidia Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro Università di Catania, Catania
    Ig Sanita Pubbl 60:219-27. 2004
    ..Formaldehyde pollution must always be considered and assessed whenever new furnishings that may have required the use of glues that emit formaldehyde are brought into an indoor environment...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Malignant pleural mesothelioma in housewives in the province of Catania]
    Lidia Proietti
    Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Universita, Catania
    Recenti Prog Med 95:365-8. 2004
    ..Therefore, further studies in a more large number of subjects are necessary to determine whether one or all of these hypothetic pathogenetic mechanisms are more significant for the develop of PMM...
  19. ncbi request reprint Urban air pollution at the crossroads of the allergic pandemic
    Lidia Proietti
    Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Patologie Sistemiche, Universita degli Studi di Catania
    Ann Ital Med Int 18:64-72. 2003
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Diesel fumes and the rising prevalence of atopy: an urban legend?
    David Diaz-Sanchez
    Dipartimento di Medicina Interna e Specialistica, Universita di Catania, Ospedale Tomaselli, Via Passo Gravina, 187, 95125 Catania, Italy
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 3:146-52. 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of respiratory symptoms, reduction in lung function and allergic sensitization in a group of traffic police officers exposed to urban pollution]
    Lidia Proietti
    Dipartimento di Medicina Specialistica, Istituto Malattie Apparato Respiratorio Università degli Studi di Catania
    Med Lav 96:24-32. 2005
    ..Environmental factors are believed to play a critical role in the development of allergic respiratory diseases, such as asthma and rhinitis. Particularly, the role of urban pollution in the pathogenesis of these diseases is debated...
  22. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the adjustment of antiasthma medications with adenosine monophosphate bronchoprovocation
    Lidia Proietti
    Chest 126:1384-5; author reply 1385. 2004