Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
- Genotype-dependency of butyrate efficacy in children with congenital chloride diarrheaRoberto Berni Canani
Department of Translational Medical Science Pediatric Section, and European Laboratory for the Investigation of Food Induced Diseases, University of Naples, Federico II Via S, Pansini, 5 80131 Naples, Italy
Orphanet J Rare Dis 8:194. 2013..Currently available therapies are not able to limit the severity of diarrhea in CLD. Conflicting results have been reported on the therapeutic efficacy of oral butyrate...
- Efficacy of paracetamol for the treatment of patent ductus arteriosus in preterm neonatesGianluca Terrin
Department of Gynecology Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine, University La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
Ital J Pediatr 40:21. 2014..0-2.5 mm, p = 0.038). No adverse or side effects were observed during treatment. On the basis of these results, paracetamol could be considered a promising and safe therapy for the treatment of patent ductus arteriosus in neonates. ..
- Calcium and vitamin D intakes in children: a randomized controlled trialLinda Cosenza
Department of Pediatrics, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
BMC Pediatr 13:86. 2013..Calcium (Ca(2+)) and vitamin D (VitD) play an important role in child health. We evaluated the daily intake of Ca(2+) and VitD in healthy children. Moreover, we demonstrate the efficacy of Ca(2+) and VitD supplementation...
- Congenital diarrheal disorders: an updated diagnostic approachGianluca Terrin
Department of Gynecology Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico 1, Rome 00161, Italy E mail
Int J Mol Sci 13:4168-85. 2012..We review CDDs on the basis of the genetic defect, focusing on the significant contribution of molecular analysis in the complex, multistep diagnostic work-up...
- Inhibitors of gastric acid secretion drugs increase neonatal morbidity and mortalityGianluca Terrin
Department of Gynecology Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 25:85-7. 2012..To analyze all evidence on the possible increase in morbidity and mortality determined by the use of inhibitors of gastric acid secretion (IGAS) drugs...
- Ranitidine is associated with infections, necrotizing enterocolitis, and fatal outcome in newbornsGianluca Terrin
Department of Women s Health and Territorial Medicine, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Pediatrics 129:e40-5. 2012..The objective of this study was to investigate whether ranitidine treatment in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants is associated with an increased risk of infections, necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), and fatal outcome...
- Zinc supplementation reduces morbidity and mortality in very-low-birth-weight preterm neonates: a hospital-based randomized, placebo-controlled trial in an industrialized countryGianluca Terrin
Department of Gynecology Obstetrics and Perinatal Medicine, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy GT the Department of Translational Medicine Pediatric Section and European Laboratory for the Investigation of Food Induced Diseases, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy RBC and AS the Department of Intensive Care, Hospital Dei Colli, Naples, Italy AP the Department of Perinatal Care, Evangelic Hospital V Betania, Naples, Italy FM the Department of Pediatrics, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy MGC, SC, and MDC and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Turin, Turin, Italy EB
Am J Clin Nutr 98:1468-74. 2013..Zinc plays a pivotal role in the pathogenesis of many diseases and in body growth. Preterm neonates have high zinc requirements...
- Update in pathogenesis and prospective in treatment of necrotizing enterocolitisGianluca Terrin
Department of Perinatal Medicine, Sapienza University, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00161 Rome, Italy
Biomed Res Int 2014:543765. 2014..This review, starting from the recent acquisitions in the pathogenic mechanisms of NEC, focuses on current and possible therapeutic perspectives. ..
- Serum calprotectin: an antimicrobial peptide as a new marker for the diagnosis of sepsis in very low birth weight newbornsGianluca Terrin
Department of Women Health and Territorial Medicine, University of Rome La Sapienza, 00185 Rome, Italy
Clin Dev Immunol 2011:291085. 2011..In conclusion, serum calprotectin is an accurate marker of sepsis in very low birth weight newborns...