Giampaolo Ricci

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Affiliation: University of Bologna
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical effectiveness of a silk fabric in the treatment of atopic dermatitis
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 11, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 150:127-31. 2004
  2. ncbi Anticardiolipin antibodies in children with atopic dermatitis
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Bologna, S Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Autoimmun 24:221-5. 2005
  3. ncbi Use of textiles in atopic dermatitis: care of atopic dermatitis
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Curr Probl Dermatol 33:127-43. 2006
  4. ncbi Frequency and clinical role of Staphylococcus aureus overinfection in atopic dermatitis in children
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 20:389-92. 2003
  5. ncbi Gianotti-Crosti syndrome and allergic background
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Acta Derm Venereol 83:202-5. 2003
  6. ncbi Atopic dermatitis in Italian children: evaluation of its economic impact
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr Health Care 20:311-5. 2006
  7. ncbi Evaluation of the antibacterial activity of a special silk textile in the treatment of atopic dermatitis
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dermatology 213:224-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Atopic dermatitis: quality of life of young Italian children and their families and correlation with severity score
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:245-9. 2007
  9. ncbi Effect of house dust mite avoidance measures in children with atopic dermatitis
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 11, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 143:379-84. 2000
  10. ncbi Latex allergy in subjects who had undergone multiple surgical procedures for bladder exstrophy: relationship with clinical intervention and atopic diseases
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    BJU Int 84:1058-62. 1999

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Publications44

  1. ncbi Clinical effectiveness of a silk fabric in the treatment of atopic dermatitis
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 11, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 150:127-31. 2004
    ..In children with atopic dermatitis (AD), eczema is easily aggravated by contact with irritant factors (e.g. aggressive detergents, synthetic and woollen clothes, climatic factors)...
  2. ncbi Anticardiolipin antibodies in children with atopic dermatitis
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Bologna, S Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Autoimmun 24:221-5. 2005
    ..Increased levels of ACL were observed in younger children (mean age 26.5 months; P=0.025) especially if sensitized against food allergens...
  3. ncbi Use of textiles in atopic dermatitis: care of atopic dermatitis
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Curr Probl Dermatol 33:127-43. 2006
    ..g. clothing has been proposed as an additional source of exposure to mite and cat allergens. On the other hand, special textiles can be used to prevent dust mite sensitization...
  4. ncbi Frequency and clinical role of Staphylococcus aureus overinfection in atopic dermatitis in children
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 20:389-92. 2003
    ..Our data demonstrate the importance of S. aureus in the clinical manifestation of AD and, in particular, its role in worsening the eczematous lesions of the face, neck, and perineum in children less than 1 year of age...
  5. ncbi Gianotti-Crosti syndrome and allergic background
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Acta Derm Venereol 83:202-5. 2003
    ..6% vs. 13.7%), as was the percentage of specific IgE present (31% vs. 17.2%). These results indicate that atopy is significantly associated with Gianotti-Crosti syndrome...
  6. ncbi Atopic dermatitis in Italian children: evaluation of its economic impact
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr Health Care 20:311-5. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the economic impact of atopic dermatitis (AD) on the family of young children affected by the disease in Italy...
  7. ncbi Evaluation of the antibacterial activity of a special silk textile in the treatment of atopic dermatitis
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Dermatology 213:224-7. 2006
    ..Increased skin Staphylococcus aureus colonization is frequently found in atopic patients. The reduction of local overinfection decreases skin inflammation and improves the flares...
  8. ncbi Atopic dermatitis: quality of life of young Italian children and their families and correlation with severity score
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:245-9. 2007
    ..They also provide data that may help to improve the clinical approach for the child and the family, and to assess the degree of under-/overestimation of the disease by the family...
  9. ncbi Effect of house dust mite avoidance measures in children with atopic dermatitis
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 11, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 143:379-84. 2000
    ..House dust mite allergens are associated with atopic dermatitis (AD)...
  10. ncbi Latex allergy in subjects who had undergone multiple surgical procedures for bladder exstrophy: relationship with clinical intervention and atopic diseases
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    BJU Int 84:1058-62. 1999
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of latex sensitization in a group of patients with bladder exstrophy, and to determine the role of associated risk factors, e.g. atopy, and the number and duration of surgical and anaesthetic procedures...
  11. ncbi Mite allergen (Der p 1) levels in houses of children with atopic dermatitis: the relationship with allergometric tests
    G Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 140:651-5. 1999
    ..pteronyssinus positivity (prick test and/or RAST and/or patch test). It is hypothesized that a higher HDM concentration may elicit D. pteronyssinus IgE sensitization and delayed hypersensitivity in children with AD...
  12. ncbi Relationship between Bet v 1 and Bet v 2 specific IgE and food allergy in children with grass pollen respiratory allergy
    G Ricci
    University of Bologna, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Via Massarenti, 11, 40138 Bologna, BO, Italy
    Mol Immunol 42:1251-7. 2005
    ..Among the offending foods, legumes and the nut group are mostly related to Bet v 1, while vegetables and fresh fruits to Bet v 2...
  13. pmc Citrus allergy from pollen to clinical symptoms
    Rosa Anna Iorio
    Department of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e53680. 2013
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  14. pmc Use of the Italian version of the Pediatric Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire in the daily practice: results of a prospective study
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    BMC Pediatr 9:30. 2009
    ..The present study was aimed at investigating the possible role of the Italian, self-administered version of the PAQLQ in the routine clinical evaluation of children affected by bronchial asthma...
  15. ncbi Three years of Italian experience of an educational program for parents of young children affected by atopic dermatitis: improving knowledge produces lower anxiety levels in parents of children with atopic dermatitis
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 26:1-5. 2009
    ..They may be considered to improve the quality of life of the family and children and to create more interaction and compliance between physicians, parents, and children...
  16. ncbi Long-term follow-up of atopic dermatitis: retrospective analysis of related risk factors and association with concomitant allergic diseases
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:765-71. 2006
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  17. pmc Skin prick test to foods in childhood atopic eczema: pros and cons
    Carlo Caffarelli
    Pediatric Unit, Department of Gynecological, Obstetric and Pediatric Sciences, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:48. 2013
    ..Considering the diversity of clinical stages in which it occurs, atopic eczema presentation should be the starting point to determine whether or not skin prick tests should be carried out. ..
  18. pmc End point prick test: could this new test be used to predict the outcome of oral food challenge in children with cow's milk allergy?
    Federica Bellini
    Pediatric Unit, Department of Gynecologic, Obstetric and Pediatric Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 37:52. 2011
    ..Although food allergy can be easily diagnosed, it is difficult to predict the outcome of the oral food challenge (OFC), that remains the gold standard in the diagnosis of food allergy, by allergometric tests...
  19. doi Useful tools for the management of atopic dermatitis
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Clin Dermatol 10:287-300. 2009
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  20. pmc Peanut sensitization profiles in Italian children and adolescents with specific IgE to peanuts
    Elisabetta Calamelli
    UO Pediatria, Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 11, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Biomed Res Int 2013:170452. 2013
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  21. pmc Atopic dermatitis phenotypes in childhood
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Pediatric Unit, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:46. 2014
    ..Atopic dermatitis (AD) is a chronic inflammatory skin disease and can be the first step of the atopic march...
  22. ncbi Silk fabrics in the management of atopic dermatitis
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Skin Therapy Lett 17:5-7. 2012
    ..Additionally, a synthetic silk-like fabric (DermaTherapy®) has received US FDA clearance as a Class I medical device and is commercially available as bedding; their use by AD patients has shown interesting results...
  23. pmc Does improvement management of atopic dermatitis influence the appearance of respiratory allergic diseases? A follow-up study
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    Clin Mol Allergy 8:8. 2010
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  24. doi Recurrent toxin-mediated perineal erythema: eleven pediatric cases
    Annalisa Patrizi
    Clinica Dermatologica Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Arch Dermatol 144:239-43. 2008
    ..We describe recurrent toxin-mediated perineal erythema in 11 children and outline the differences between recurrent toxin-mediated perineal erythema and Kawasaki disease in this age range...
  25. pmc Atopic dermatitis and the atopic march: what is new?
    Annalisa Patrizi
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 1, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Allergy (Cairo) 2011:279425. 2011
    ..Further studies are needed to focus on AD treatment and preventive strategies...
  26. doi Systemic therapy of atopic dermatitis in children
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Drugs 69:297-306. 2009
    ..Mycophenolate mofetil has recently been introduced in the treatment of recalcitrant AD. Efalizumab and omalizumab are monoclonal antibodies with a possible future role in the treatment of AD, but further studies are needed...
  27. ncbi Evolution of hypogammaglobulinemia in premature and full-term infants
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 24:721-6. 2011
    ..All the premature infants with hypogammaglobulinemia recovered, even though in the lower limits for age in the first years, while transient hypogammaglobulinemia observed in full-term infants has a different age of recovery...
  28. ncbi A comparison of different allergometric tests, skin prick test, Pharmacia UniCAP and ADVIA Centaur, for diagnosis of allergic diseases in children
    G Ricci
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    Allergy 58:38-45. 2003
    ..The measurement of IgE concentration against allergens provides critical information in clinical allergy. Standardized and reproducible methods contribute to the quality of diagnosis and treatment of allergic disease...
  29. ncbi The natural history of sensitizations to food and aeroallergens in atopic dermatitis: a 4-year follow-Up
    A Patrizi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Dermatology, and Department of Pediatrics, University of the Study of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 17:261-5. 2000
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  30. ncbi Latex allergy in children with oesophageal atresia
    A Gentili
    Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna University, Italy
    Paediatr Anaesth 13:668-75. 2003
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the incidence of latex sensitization in patients with oesophageal atresia and undergoing three or more surgical procedures and to identify possible risk factors in the process of latex sensitization...
  31. ncbi Allergy is not the main trigger of urticaria in children referred to the emergency room
    G Ricci
    Department of Pediatric, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:1347-8. 2010
    ..Urticaria is the disease that has the highest impact on quality of life and requires the most visits to the emergency room...
  32. ncbi Role of topical calcineurin inhibitors on atopic dermatitis of children
    G Ricci
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 14:1579-91. 2007
    ..Recent findings about the therapeutic efficacy of TCIs have provided a possible alternative to TCSs in the treatments of mild to severe forms of AD...
  33. ncbi Simulated environmental criticalities affect transglutaminase of Malus and Corylus pollens having different allergenic potential
    Rosa Anna Iorio
    Department of Biology E S, University of Bologna, Via Irnerio 42, 40126, Bologna, Italy
    Amino Acids 42:1007-24. 2012
    ..We propose that externalised pollen TGase could be one of the mediators of pollen allergenicity, especially under environmental stress induced by climate changes...
  34. pmc Pooled genome-wide analysis to identify novel risk loci for pediatric allergic asthma
    Giampaolo Ricci
    Pediatric Unit, Department of Gynecologic, Obstetric and Pediatric Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS ONE 6:e16912. 2011
    ..No such study was up to now applied to childhood allergic asthma, even if the very high complexity of asthma genetics is an appropriate field to explore the potential of pooled GWAS approach...
  35. ncbi Diffuse acute pustular eruption after streptococcal infection--a new instance of pustulosis acuta generalisata
    Annalisa Patrizi
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Specialistic and Experimental Clinical Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:272-6. 2007
    ..An 8-day antibiotic course with amoxicillin and clavulanic acid was instituted. After 1 week the erysipela and the pustular eruption had healed and no relapse of the rash occurred in the following month...
  36. ncbi Autoimmunity in atopic dermatitis: biomarker or simply epiphenomenon?
    Francesca Cipriani
    Pediatric Unit, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Dermatol 41:569-76. 2014
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  37. doi Pollen-induced allergic rhinitis in 1360 Italian children: comorbidities and determinants of severity
    Arianna Dondi
    Pediatric Unit, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy Pediatric Unit, Department for Mother and Child, Ramazzini Hospital, Carpi, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 24:742-51. 2013
    ..Thus, the relevance of early diagnosis and intervention may be overlooked...
  38. pmc Unbalance of intestinal microbiota in atopic children
    Marco Candela
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Microbiol 12:95. 2012
    ..In order to investigate the gastrointestinal microbial ecology of atopic disease, here we performed a pilot comparative molecular analysis of the faecal microbiota in atopic children and healthy controls...
  39. ncbi Lichen striatus: clinical and laboratory features of 115 children
    Annalisa Patrizi
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 21:197-204. 2004
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  40. ncbi Atopic background of a recurrent papular eruption of childhood (frictional lichenoid eruption)
    A Patrizi
    Department of Dermatology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Pediatr Dermatol 7:111-5. 1990
    ..It was found that 45.7% were suffering from atopic diseases (atopic eczema, allergic rhinitis, asthma). This high proportion confirms the fact that an underlying atopy may predispose to the occurrence of this dermatosis...
  41. doi The allergic sensitization in infants with atopic eczema from different countries
    F M de Benedictis
    Department of Pediatrics, Salesi Children s Hospital, Ancona, Italy
    Allergy 64:295-303. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the patterns of allergic sensitization in a cohort of infants with atopic eczema participating in a multicentre, international study...
  42. doi Long-term clinical significance of thyroid autoimmunity in children with celiac disease
    Alessandra Cassio
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti 11, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr 156:292-5. 2010
    ..To evaluate the long-term outcome of thyroid function and autoimmunity in a large series of children with celiac disease...
  43. ncbi [Latex allergy in pediatric age: an interdisciplinary perioperative management and case reports]
    A Gentili
    U. O. Anestesia e Rianimazione, Policlinico S. Orsola-Malpighi, , Bologna, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 67:29-40. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: This perioperative management of potential or verified latex allergic patients turned out to be valid, safe and easy in practical application...
  44. ncbi Facial eruption of viral warts in a child treated with 0.03% tacrolimus ointment for atopic dermatitis
    Annalisa Patrizi
    Pediatr Dermatol 24:445-7. 2007