Ettore Bidoli

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Affiliation: Centro di Riferimento Oncologico
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Time trends of cancer incidence in Setif, Algeria, 1986-2010: an observational study
    Mokhtar Hamdi Cherif
    Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    BMC Cancer 14:637. 2014
  2. pmc Time trends of cancer mortality among elderly in Italy, 1970-2008: an observational study
    Ettore Bidoli
    Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    BMC Cancer 12:443. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [Cancer mortality in Southern Italy, 1999-2003]
    Ettore Bidoli
    Struttura Operativa Complessa di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano PN, Italia
    Epidemiol Prev 35:200-6. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Fiber intake and risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a case-control study
    Ettore Bidoli
    a Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Aviano, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 65:1157-63. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical value of Epstein-Barr virus DNA levels in peripheral blood samples of Italian patients with undifferentiated carcinoma of nasopharyngeal type
    Maria Teresa Bortolin
    Microbiology, Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via Pedemontana Occidentale, 12, Aviano PN 33081, Italy
    Cancer Lett 233:247-54. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-10 and interleukin-18 promoter polymorphisms in an Italian cohort of patients with undifferentiated carcinoma of nasopharyngeal type
    Chiara Pratesi
    Microbiology, Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, 33081, Aviano, Italy
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 55:23-30. 2006
  7. pmc Late tamoxifen in patients previously operated for breast cancer without postoperative tamoxifen: 5-year results of a single institution randomised study
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, National Cancer Institute, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 10:205. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Macronutrients, fatty acids, cholesterol and renal cell cancer risk
    Ettore Bidoli
    Unita di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano PN, Italy
    Int J Cancer 122:2586-9. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Dietary vitamins E and C and prostate cancer risk
    Ettore Bidoli
    Unita di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Aviano, PN, Italy
    Acta Oncol 48:890-4. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Assessment of immunovirological features in HIV related non-Hodgkin lymphoma patients and their impact on outcome
    Rosamaria Tedeschi
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via F Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    J Clin Virol 53:297-301. 2012

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  1. pmc Time trends of cancer incidence in Setif, Algeria, 1986-2010: an observational study
    Mokhtar Hamdi Cherif
    Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    BMC Cancer 14:637. 2014
    ..This paper aimed to describe the incidence rates of most common cancers--and/or of those cancer preventable through modifiable behaviors--recorded in the province of Setif, Algeria from 1986 through 2010...
  2. pmc Time trends of cancer mortality among elderly in Italy, 1970-2008: an observational study
    Ettore Bidoli
    Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    BMC Cancer 12:443. 2012
    ..A comprehensive description of the burden of cancer mortality among Italian elderly (65-84 years of age) in the last four decades has not been carried out yet. Cancer mortality rates were used to describe time trends between 1970-2008...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Cancer mortality in Southern Italy, 1999-2003]
    Ettore Bidoli
    Struttura Operativa Complessa di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano PN, Italia
    Epidemiol Prev 35:200-6. 2011
    ..The mortality contribution of this pattern at a fine geographical scale (provinces) has not been extensively studied in southern Italy...
  4. doi request reprint Fiber intake and risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a case-control study
    Ettore Bidoli
    a Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Aviano, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 65:1157-63. 2013
    ..57; 95% CI: 0.33-0.96), and lignin (OR = 0.51; 95% CI: 0.31-0.85). In conclusion, this study suggests that dietary intake of soluble and insoluble fibers is inversely related to NPC risk in a nonendemic southern population. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical value of Epstein-Barr virus DNA levels in peripheral blood samples of Italian patients with undifferentiated carcinoma of nasopharyngeal type
    Maria Teresa Bortolin
    Microbiology, Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via Pedemontana Occidentale, 12, Aviano PN 33081, Italy
    Cancer Lett 233:247-54. 2006
    ..008). We concluded that serum EBV DNA reflects the biological activity of the UCNT and may be a prognostic factor also in a low-incidence region...
  6. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-10 and interleukin-18 promoter polymorphisms in an Italian cohort of patients with undifferentiated carcinoma of nasopharyngeal type
    Chiara Pratesi
    Microbiology, Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, 33081, Aviano, Italy
    Cancer Immunol Immunother 55:23-30. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc Late tamoxifen in patients previously operated for breast cancer without postoperative tamoxifen: 5-year results of a single institution randomised study
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, National Cancer Institute, Via Franco Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 10:205. 2010
    ..A population of breast cancer patients exists who, for various reasons, never received adjuvant post-operative tamoxifen (TAM). This study was aimed to evaluate the role of late TAM in these patients...
  8. doi request reprint Macronutrients, fatty acids, cholesterol and renal cell cancer risk
    Ettore Bidoli
    Unita di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano PN, Italy
    Int J Cancer 122:2586-9. 2008
    ..Results were consistent in strata of age, body mass index, treated hypertension, energy intake, stage and family history of RCC...
  9. doi request reprint Dietary vitamins E and C and prostate cancer risk
    Ettore Bidoli
    Unita di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Aviano, PN, Italy
    Acta Oncol 48:890-4. 2009
    ..The epidemiologic evidence on dietary vitamins E and C and prostate cancer is controversial. Therefore, a case-control study was carried out to investigate the role of dietary intake of vitamins E and C in the etiology of prostate cancer...
  10. doi request reprint Assessment of immunovirological features in HIV related non-Hodgkin lymphoma patients and their impact on outcome
    Rosamaria Tedeschi
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via F Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    J Clin Virol 53:297-301. 2012
    ..Despite the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy, non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) remains one of the main causes of death in HIV-infected patients, with a wide variation on the outcome...
  11. doi request reprint Fatigue, quality of life, and mood states during chemotherapy in Italian cancer patients
    Maria Antonietta Annunziata
    Unit of Oncological Psychology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 99:e28-33. 2013
    ..We investigated the association between fatigue and the main QoL dimensions and mood states as well as the main sociodemographic and clinical variables...
  12. pmc Serum antibody response to lytic and latent Epstein-Barr virus antigens in undifferentiated nasopharyngeal carcinoma patients from an area of nonendemicity
    Rosamaria Tedeschi
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Istituto di Recovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Aviano, Italy
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:435-41. 2007
    ..The analysis of serological results according to TNM classification is consistent with a progressive impairment of humoral immune response to EBV as the disease advances and may be used to improve the accuracy of diagnosis...
  13. doi request reprint Fiber intake and endometrial cancer risk
    Ettore Bidoli
    Struttura Operativa Complessa di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, PN, Italy
    Acta Oncol 49:441-6. 2010
    ..Consequently, a case-control study was carried out to further investigate the role of dietary fiber intake in the etiology of endometrial cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Multiplex analysis of blood cytokines as a prognostic tool in HIV related non-Hodgkin lymphoma patients: a potential role of interleukin-7
    Maria Teresa Bortolin
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via F Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Cytokine 60:90-5. 2012
    ..We measured blood concentrations of 11 cytokines from HIV-NHL patients at diagnosis and correlated these with the patient outcome to evaluate the prognostic value...
  15. ncbi request reprint Micronutrients and laryngeal cancer risk in Italy and Switzerland: a case-control study
    Ettore Bidoli
    Servizio di Epidemiologia, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 14:477-84. 2003
    ..To investigate the relation between various micronutrients and laryngeal cancer risk...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of three molecular biology-based assays for the detection of GB virus C/hepatitis G virus in clinical specimens
    Maria Teresa Bortolin
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Department, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Aviano, Italy
    Intervirology 47:314-20. 2004
    ..We, therefore, investigated the virus prevalence with the method that gave us the best performances...
  17. doi request reprint Human herpesvirus 8 DNA quantification in matched plasma and PBMCs samples of patients with HHV8-related lymphoproliferative diseases
    Rosamaria Tedeschi
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Via F Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    J Clin Virol 43:255-9. 2008
    ..The quantitative evaluation of human herpesvirus 8 (HHV8) DNA is not well described in the clinical management of HHV8-related lymphoproliferative diseases...
  18. ncbi request reprint Effects on virological and immunological parameters during CD34 mobilization in HIV patients with lymphoma
    Maria Teresa Bortolin
    Microbiology, Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Aviano, Italy
    Am J Hematol 81:800-2. 2006
    ..After mobilization, CD4+ cells increased significantly while HIV-RNA and integrated HIV-DNA showed no increases. G-CSF led to an increase of CD4+ cells with limited effects on HIV replication...
  19. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of Kaposi's Sarcoma herpesvirus (HHV8) in Västerbotten County, Sweden
    Rosamaria Tedeschi
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Department, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, Aviano, Italy
    J Med Virol 78:372-8. 2006
    ..25-0.77 and OR: 0.50, 95% CI: 0.26-0.95, respectively). In summary, HHV8 has an intermediate high and stable seroprevalence rate in Northern Sweden, but environmental determinants that can explain the viral distribution were not found...
  20. pmc Phenotypic features and genetic characterization of male breast cancer families: identification of two recurrent BRCA2 mutations in north-east of Italy
    GianMaria Miolo
    Division of Experimental Oncology 1, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 6:156. 2006
    ..The relative rarity of male breast cancer (MBC) limits our understanding of the epidemiologic, genetic and clinical features of this tumor...
  21. ncbi request reprint Trastuzumab and vinorelbine as highly effective and safe therapy for HER-2-overexpressing metastatic breast cancer. A single institution experience
    Vincenzo Di Lauro
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 94:464-8. 2008
    ..Trastuzumab-based therapy has improved survival of women with human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-overexpressing metastatic breast cancer...
  22. doi request reprint Weekly paclitaxel in heavily pretreated ovarian cancer patients: does this treatment still provide further advantages?
    GianMaria Miolo
    Department of Oncology, Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 285:499-503. 2012
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Incidence of palmar-plantar erythrodysesthesia in pretreated and unpretreated patients receiving pegylated liposomal doxorubicin
    GianMaria Miolo
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 95:687-90. 2009
    ..We evaluate the relationship between previous chemotherapy treatments and the development of palmar-plantar erythrodysesthesia in patients receiving pegylated liposomal doxorubicin-based regimens...
  24. pmc Anthracycline-free neoadjuvant therapy induces pathological complete responses by exploiting immune proficiency in HER2+ breast cancer patients
    GianMaria Miolo
    Cancer Bio Immunotherapy Unit, Department of Medical Oncology, C, R, O, National Cancer Institute, Via F, Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    BMC Cancer 14:954. 2014
    ..Immunomonitoring was performed to assess the contribution of patients' immunological background to the induction of clinical responses...
  25. pmc Plasma biomarkers of clinical response during chemotherapy plus combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) in HIV+ patients with advanced Kaposi sarcoma
    Rosamaria Tedeschi
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Oncotarget 6:30334-42. 2015
    ..Nonetheless, these findings should be further validated in an independent population study...
  26. doi request reprint Cell-free DNA as a prognostic marker in stage I non-small-cell lung cancer patients undergoing stereotactic body radiotherapy
    Maria Teresa Bortolin
    a Microbiology Immunology and Virology Unit, Oncology Reference Center, IRCCS, Aviano PN, Italy
    Biomarkers 20:422-8. 2015
    ..To evaluate whether plasma cell-free DNA (cfDNA) was related to clinical outcome in inoperable stage I non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients undergoing stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Quantitative plasma/serum EBV DNA load by LMP2A determination in an Italian cohort of NPC patients
    Chiara Pratesi
    Microbiology Unit, Centro di Riferiferimento Oncologico, Via Pedemontana Occidentale, 12, 33081, Aviano, PN, Italy
    J Clin Virol 28:155-64. 2003
    ..Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is frequently associated with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), but little is known about the EBV DNA prevalence on peripheral blood in Western Countries, where the tumour is not endemic and its incidence is low...
  28. doi request reprint Psychological distress and needs of cancer patients: a prospective comparison between the diagnostic and the therapeutic phase
    Maria Antonietta Annunziata
    Unit of Oncological Psychology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Support Care Cancer 19:291-5. 2010
    ..In the present study, both psychological distress and needs were assessed twice (i.e., after the diagnosis and later during treatments) in a sample of hospitalized cancer patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant treatment of high-risk adult soft tissue sarcomas: a survey by the Italian Sarcoma Group
    Sergio Frustaci
    Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Aviano
    Tumori 92:92-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to test the protocol reproducibility when applied as a standard practice...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer epidemiology in Friuli Venezia Giulia
    Gianni Vicario
    Servizio di Epidemiologia, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano PN Italy
    Tumori 88:457-60. 2002
    ..The scope of this study is to provide baseline data on the incidence of invasive cervical cancer in FVG for further examination of trends in incidence and of the effectiveness of screening efforts...
  31. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological and ethical aspects of multiplex autoantibody testing
    Ettore Bidoli
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Via Pedemontana Occidentale, 33081 Aviano PN, Italy
    Autoimmun Rev 6:354-8. 2007
    ..The implication of a positive test result should be discussed to make a decision about the degree to which early treatment of the condition is better than late (or no) treatment...
  32. doi request reprint Effect of obesity and other lifestyle factors on mortality in women with breast cancer
    Luigino Dal Maso
    Unita di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Int J Cancer 123:2188-94. 2008
    ..High BMI was the lifestyle risk factor that most consistently modified breast cancer prognosis in our study...
  33. ncbi request reprint Amsterdam criteria II and endometrial cancer index cases for an accurate selection of HNPCC families
    Mara Fornasarig
    Department of Gastroenterology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 88:18-20. 2002
    ..9% to 3.7% in the period 1990-1995 and from 3.2% to 3.7% in the period 1995-2000. ACII allowed early detection of HNPCC families and thus made it possible to provide them with a suitable surveillance program and genetic testing...
  34. pmc Familial breast cancer: characteristics and outcome of BRCA 1-2 positive and negative cases
    Andrea Veronesi
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    BMC Cancer 5:70. 2005
    ..The clinical and pathological characteristics and the clinical course of patients with breast cancer and BRCA 1-2 mutation are poorly known...
  35. ncbi request reprint Differential diagnosis of malignant gastric tumors. A pathological appraisal with reference to locally advanced gastric carcinoma
    Vincenzo Canzonieri
    Pathology Department, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico CRO, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Via Pedemontana Occidentale 12, 33081 Aviano, PN, Italy
    Suppl Tumori 2:S5-9. 2003
    ..A correct pathological diagnosis of gastric carcinoma can be made in the vast majority of cases; however, some diagnostic uncertainties still exist in individual cases...
  36. pmc Prognostic Role of Serum Antibody Immunity to p53 Oncogenic Protein in Ovarian Cancer: A Systematic Review and a Meta-Analysis
    Marica Garziera
    Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico CRO, IRCCS, Aviano National Cancer Institute, Via F Gallini 2, 33081, Aviano, PN, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0140351. 2015
    ..The p53-AAbs are detectable only in a subset of patients. To date, the evidence of an association between the presence of p53-AAbs and ovarian cancer outcomes has been poorly investigated...
  37. pmc HLA-G 3'UTR Polymorphisms Impact the Prognosis of Stage II-III CRC Patients in Fluoropyrimidine-Based Treatment
    Marica Garziera
    Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico CRO, IRCCS, Aviano National Cancer Institute, Via F Gallini 2, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0144000. 2015
    ..46, 95% CI 1.19-5.05, P = 0.015) and OS (HR 2.71, 95% CI 1.16-6.63, P = 0.022). Our study shows a prognostic and independent role of 3 HLA-G 3'UTR SNPs, +2960 14-bp INDEL, +3035 C>T, and +3187 A>G. ..
  38. ncbi request reprint Nutrient intake and ovarian cancer: an Italian case-control study
    Ettore Bidoli
    Epidemiology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 13:255-61. 2002
    ..The role of selected macronutrients, cholesterol, and fatty acids in the etiology of epithelial ovarian cancer was analyzed using data from a case-control study carried out in five Italian areas between January 1992 and December 1999...
  39. ncbi request reprint Adenocarcinoma of the stomach: univariate and multivariate analyses of factors associated with survival
    Angela Buonadonna
    Medical Oncology Department, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico CRO, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Via Pedemontana Occidentale, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    Suppl Tumori 2:S31-4. 2003
    ..5 months. In our study, the use of chemotherapy has been shown to be an independent factor with a favorable impact on survival, also related to the regimen used. However, phase III prospective randomized trials are awaited...
  40. doi request reprint Emotional distress and needs in Italian cancer patients: prevalence and associations with socio-demographic and clinical factors
    Maria Antonietta Annunziata
    Unit of Oncological Psychology, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Tumori 98:119-25. 2012
    ..In the present research, emotional distress together with needs during hospitalization were recorded and their associations with several socio-demographic and clinical variables were verified...
  41. pmc Trastuzumab and Gemcitabine in Pretreated HER2 Overexpressing Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients: Retrospective Analysis of Our Series
    Vincenzo Di Lauro
    Division of Medical Oncology C, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, 33081 Aviano, Italy
    J Oncol 2012:198412. 2012
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Characterization of immunologic and virological parameters in HIV-infected patients with primary effusion lymphoma during antiblastic therapy and highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Cecilia Simonelli
    Division of Medical Oncology A, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1022-7. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the immunologic and virological parameters, including HHV-8 viremia, of 5 HIV-infected patients with PEL whose disease was diagnosed and treated at our institute...
  43. pmc Methylation levels of the "long interspersed nucleotide element-1" repetitive sequences predict survival of melanoma patients
    Luca Sigalotti
    Cancer Bioimmunotherapy Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Aviano, Italy
    J Transl Med 9:78. 2011
    ..Genome-wide alterations in DNA methylation are a common event in cancer. This study aimed to define the prognostic value of genomic DNA methylation levels in stage III CM patients...
  44. pmc Quantification of hepatitis C virus (HCV) in liver specimens and sera from patients with human immunodeficiency virus coinfection by using the Versant HCV RNA 3.0 (branched DNA-based) DNA assay
    Rosamaria Tedeschi
    Microbiology Immunology and Virology Department, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, I 33081 Aviano, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3046-50. 2003
    ..Given its positive analytical performance, the assay will be used to evaluate the HCV RNA levels in the serum and liver during follow-up of patients treated with an anti-HCV therapeutic regimen...
  45. ncbi request reprint Risk analysis of colorectal cancer in women with endometrial carcinoma
    Mara Fornasarig
    Gastroenterology Unit, Centro di Riferimento Oncologico, IRCCS, I 33081 Aviano PN, Italy
    Mol Med Report 1:549-53. 2008
    ..Overall, the data show that women with EC have a CRC risk similar to that of the general population, and should therefore be screened on the basis of risk factors for CRC...