Alberto Eugenio Tozzi

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Publications

  1. pmc The effect of physician's recommendation on seasonal influenza immunization in children with chronic diseases
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, Rome 00165, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:984. 2012
  2. pmc Does googling for preconception care result in information consistent with international guidelines: a comparison of information found by Italian women of childbearing age and health professionals
    Eleonora Agricola
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Epidemiology, Unit Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:14. 2013
  3. pmc An infectious disease model on empirical networks of human contact: bridging the gap between dynamic network data and contact matrices
    Anna Machens
    CNRS UMR 7332, CPT, Aix Marseille Universite, Marseille 13288, France
    BMC Infect Dis 13:185. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life in a cohort of patients diagnosed with renal failure in childhood and who received renal transplant
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Epidemiology Unit, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Transplant 16:840-5. 2012
  5. pmc Use of the internet by Italian pediatricians: habits, impact on clinical practice and expectations
    Mariateresa Romano
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Piazza Sant Onofrio 4, Rome, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:23. 2012
  6. pmc Surfing the web during pandemic flu: availability of World Health Organization recommendations on prevention
    Francesco Gesualdo
    Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:561. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Neuropsychological performance 10 years after immunization in infancy with thimerosal-containing vaccines
    Alberto Eugenio Tozzi
    Epidemiology Unit, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Pediatrics 123:475-82. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of quality of internet pages on human papillomavirus immunization in Italian and in English
    Alberto Eugenio Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, 400165 Rome, Italy
    J Adolesc Health 46:83-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pertussis surveillance systems in Europe
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio, and Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 25:291-7. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Attitudes towards HPV immunization of Italian mothers of adolescent girls and potential role of health professionals in the immunization program
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 27:2625-9. 2009

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Publications25

  1. pmc The effect of physician's recommendation on seasonal influenza immunization in children with chronic diseases
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, Rome 00165, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:984. 2012
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  2. pmc Does googling for preconception care result in information consistent with international guidelines: a comparison of information found by Italian women of childbearing age and health professionals
    Eleonora Agricola
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Epidemiology, Unit Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:14. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc An infectious disease model on empirical networks of human contact: bridging the gap between dynamic network data and contact matrices
    Anna Machens
    CNRS UMR 7332, CPT, Aix Marseille Universite, Marseille 13288, France
    BMC Infect Dis 13:185. 2013
    ..Hence, given a specific disease model, it is crucial to assess which representations of the raw data work best to inform the model, striking a balance between simplicity and detail...
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life in a cohort of patients diagnosed with renal failure in childhood and who received renal transplant
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Epidemiology Unit, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Transplant 16:840-5. 2012
    ..4, and the average MCS score was 73.9. The mean GHQ total score was 14.8, and the total scale MSPSS mean score was 70. Severe comorbidities significantly affected the PCS score. Individuals with severe comorbidities had lower PCS scores...
  5. pmc Use of the internet by Italian pediatricians: habits, impact on clinical practice and expectations
    Mariateresa Romano
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Piazza Sant Onofrio 4, Rome, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:23. 2012
    ..We administered a questionnaire to members of the Italian Society of Pediatrics to assess determinants of their use of the Internet, of social platforms and of personal health records during clinical practice...
  6. pmc Surfing the web during pandemic flu: availability of World Health Organization recommendations on prevention
    Francesco Gesualdo
    Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:561. 2010
    ..People often search for information on influenza A(H1N1)v prevention on the web. The extent to which information found on the Internet is consistent with recommendations issued by the World Health Organization is unknown...
  7. doi request reprint Neuropsychological performance 10 years after immunization in infancy with thimerosal-containing vaccines
    Alberto Eugenio Tozzi
    Epidemiology Unit, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Pediatrics 123:475-82. 2009
    ..We compared the neuropsychological performance, 10 years after vaccination, of 2 groups of children exposed randomly to different amounts of thimerosal through immunization...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of quality of internet pages on human papillomavirus immunization in Italian and in English
    Alberto Eugenio Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, 400165 Rome, Italy
    J Adolesc Health 46:83-9. 2010
    ..To this end we compared the quality of a sample of Web pages in Italian with a sample of Web pages in English...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pertussis surveillance systems in Europe
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio, and Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 25:291-7. 2007
    ..3 per 1000. The adoption of WHO case definition, standardisation of laboratory diagnosis, and integration of information on deaths from alternative sources should be supported...
  10. doi request reprint Attitudes towards HPV immunization of Italian mothers of adolescent girls and potential role of health professionals in the immunization program
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 27:2625-9. 2009
    ..Pediatricians most frequently provided information on HPV vaccine (31%), and were perceived as the preferred immunization providers (77%). Acceptance of HPV immunization was high and was not associated with knowledge of HPV...
  11. ncbi request reprint Resurgence of pertussis in Europe
    Lucia Pastore Celentano
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:761-5. 2005
    ..The objective of this paper is to describe the epidemiology of pertussis in Western European countries to discuss future vaccination strategies...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of duration of breastfeeding on neuropsychological development at 10 to 12 years of age in a cohort of healthy children
    Alberto Eugenio Tozzi
    Epidemiology Unit, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Dev Med Child Neurol 54:843-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this article was to explore the effect of duration of breastfeeding on neurocognitive development...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pediatric sentinel surveillance of vaccine-preventable diseases in Italy
    Marta Luisa Ciofi degli Atti
    Laboratorio di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:763-8. 2002
    ..In January, 2000, a pediatric sentinel network was launched, with the aim of monitoring in a timely and accurate way the geographic and temporal trends of vaccine-preventable diseases...
  14. doi request reprint Analysis of readability and quality of web pages addressing both common and uncommon topics in pediatric surgery
    Ottavio Adorisio
    Pediatric Surgery and Transplantation Center, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 22:228-33. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to determine if Web pages addressing four common pediatric surgical topics (CT) and four uncommon pediatric surgical topics (UT) differ significantly in terms of quality and/or characteristics...
  15. ncbi request reprint Role of non-polio enterovirus infection in pediatric hemolytic uremic syndrome
    Laura De Petris
    Division of Nephrology and Dialysis, Bambino Gesù Children s Research Hospital and Institute for Scientific Research, Piazza Sant Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Nephrol 17:852-5. 2002
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  16. pmc Waterborne outbreak of Norwalk-like virus gastroenteritis at a tourist resort, Italy
    Delia Boccia
    Department of Communicable Disease, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:563-8. 2002
    ..Although Italy has no surveillance system for nonbacterial gastroenteritis, no outbreak caused by NLV has been described previously in the country...
  17. doi request reprint Hepatitis B specific T cell immunity induced by primary vaccination persists independently of the protective serum antibody level
    Maria Carollo
    Anti infectious Immunity Unit, Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immune Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 31:506-13. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that cellular immune response should be considered alongside serological markers as a surrogate of protection...
  18. pmc A comparison of populations vaccinated in a public service and in a private hospital setting in the same area
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Pediatric Hospital, Rome, Italy
    BMC Public Health 8:278. 2008
    ..However, achieving high vaccination rates in children with chronic conditions is difficult. Different types of vaccine providers may differently attract high risk children...
  19. pmc Diagnosis and management of pertussis
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Epidemiology Unit, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    CMAJ 172:509-15. 2005
    ..Erythromycin is still considered in some countries to be the "gold standard" for therapy and prophylaxis; however, azithromycin and clarithromycin seem equally efficacious and are associated with fewer side effects...
  20. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure in the long-term follow-up of children with hemolytic uremic syndrome
    Laura De Petris
    Department of Nephrology and Urology, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital and Research Institute, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:1241-4. 2004
    ..These results should be confirmed with a large prospective clinical study...
  21. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of invasive meningococcal disease, pregnancy, and confounding
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Pediatrics 116:798-9; author reply 799. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentation of pertussis in unvaccinated and vaccinated children in the first six years of life
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Pediatrics 112:1069-75. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the clinical course of pertussis in unvaccinated and vaccinated children in a well-defined and strictly studied population and to identify determinants of the disease's clinical presentation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Can hexavalent vaccines be simultaneously administered with pneumococcal or meningococcal conjugate vaccines?
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Hum Vaccin 3:252-9. 2007
    ..We reviewed the available literature to assess the effects on immunogenicity and safety of simultaneous administration of hexavalent and conjugate pneumococcal and meningococcal C vaccines in healthy children...
  24. pmc Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infections associated with hemolytic uremic syndrome, Italy, 1988-2000
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Department of Communicable Disease, Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, V le R Elena 299 00161 Roma, Italy
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:106-8. 2003
    ..1% of patients. STEC O157 was the most common serotype, but a considerable number of cases were from infections by non-O157 STEC...
  25. ncbi request reprint Field evaluation of vaccine safety
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena, 299, 00161 Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 22:2091-5. 2004
    ..Signals generated by surveillance systems may stimulate to conduct formal studies to assess causality...