Federico Coccolini

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Ureteral stenting in cytoreductive surgery plus hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy as a routine procedure: evidence and necessity
    Federico Coccolini
    Department of General and Emergency Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    Urol Int 89:307-10. 2012
  2. doi Peritoneal cystic mesothelioma: are surgery and HIPEC optimal first-line treatments?
    Federico Coccolini
    Dept of General and Emergency Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    Onkologie 35:200-2. 2012
  3. pmc A prospective, multi centre, randomized clinical study to compare the efficacy and safety of Ertapenem 3 days versus Ampicillin-Sulbactam 3 days in the treatment of localized community acquired intra-abdominal infection. (T.E.A. Study: Three days Ertapene
    Federico Coccolini
    Unit of General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery, St, Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:42. 2011
  4. ncbi Tubercular bowel perforation: what to do?
    Federico Coccolini
    Department of Surgery, Bologna University, St Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 17:66-74. 2011
  5. ncbi An innovative abdominal wall repair technique for infected prosthesis: the Eskimo technique
    Federico Coccolini
    Department of General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 17:354-8. 2011
  6. pmc Isn't it time to start speaking about "European surgeons"?
    Federico Coccolini
    General, Emergency and Transplant Unit, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 4:27. 2009
  7. doi Colonic perforation after renal transplantation: risk factor analysis
    F Coccolini
    Department of General Surgery, S Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 41:1189-90. 2009
  8. doi The NOTA Study (Non Operative Treatment for Acute Appendicitis): prospective study on the efficacy and safety of antibiotics (amoxicillin and clavulanic acid) for treating patients with right lower quadrant abdominal pain and long-term follow-up of conser
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital Regional Trauma Center, Bologna Local Health District, AUSL, Bologna, Italy I Unit, General and Emergency and Trauma Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy Department of Surgery, Hospital of Macerata, Macerata, Italy and Emergency and Trauma Surgery Department, Maggiore Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Ann Surg 260:109-17. 2014
  9. pmc Current concept of abdominal sepsis: WSES position paper
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 9:22. 2014
  10. pmc The HAC Trial (Harmonic for Acute Cholecystitis) Study. Randomized, double-blind, controlled trial of Harmonic(H) versus Monopolar Diathermy (M) for laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) for acute cholecystitis (AC) in adults
    Fausto Catena
    Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Trials 10:34. 2009

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. doi Ureteral stenting in cytoreductive surgery plus hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy as a routine procedure: evidence and necessity
    Federico Coccolini
    Department of General and Emergency Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    Urol Int 89:307-10. 2012
    ..There is a need for more exhaustive data concerning the use of prophylactic ureteral stenting for extended debulking and cytoreductive procedures in the literature...
  2. doi Peritoneal cystic mesothelioma: are surgery and HIPEC optimal first-line treatments?
    Federico Coccolini
    Dept of General and Emergency Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    Onkologie 35:200-2. 2012
    ..The medical community has yet to define standardized treatment guidelines for PCM...
  3. pmc A prospective, multi centre, randomized clinical study to compare the efficacy and safety of Ertapenem 3 days versus Ampicillin-Sulbactam 3 days in the treatment of localized community acquired intra-abdominal infection. (T.E.A. Study: Three days Ertapene
    Federico Coccolini
    Unit of General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery, St, Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:42. 2011
    ..Ampicillin-Sulbactam is a commonly used "first line" antibiotic for intra-abdominal infections. Ertapenem and Ampicillin-sulbactam are recommended as primary treatment agents for localized peritonitis by both the SIS and IDSA guidelines...
  4. ncbi Tubercular bowel perforation: what to do?
    Federico Coccolini
    Department of Surgery, Bologna University, St Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 17:66-74. 2011
    ..This pathology has several complications, including free intestinal perforation. The aim of this study was to analytically summarize all the pertinent literature discussing the various treatments for TB-related perforations...
  5. ncbi An innovative abdominal wall repair technique for infected prosthesis: the Eskimo technique
    Federico Coccolini
    Department of General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 17:354-8. 2011
    ..This technique confirmed that biological prostheses can be used safely and effectively for implantation in sites of infection...
  6. pmc Isn't it time to start speaking about "European surgeons"?
    Federico Coccolini
    General, Emergency and Transplant Unit, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 4:27. 2009
    ..However every emergency surgeon must have a good formation in General Surgery but exist huge disparities between different European surgical formative systems...
  7. doi Colonic perforation after renal transplantation: risk factor analysis
    F Coccolini
    Department of General Surgery, S Orsola University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 41:1189-90. 2009
    ..The incidence of gastrointestinal (GI) complication in renal transplantation is relatively high. These complications may be severe, leading to graft loss and patient death...
  8. doi The NOTA Study (Non Operative Treatment for Acute Appendicitis): prospective study on the efficacy and safety of antibiotics (amoxicillin and clavulanic acid) for treating patients with right lower quadrant abdominal pain and long-term follow-up of conser
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital Regional Trauma Center, Bologna Local Health District, AUSL, Bologna, Italy I Unit, General and Emergency and Trauma Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy Department of Surgery, Hospital of Macerata, Macerata, Italy and Emergency and Trauma Surgery Department, Maggiore Hospital of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Ann Surg 260:109-17. 2014
    ..To assess the safety and efficacy of antibiotics treatment for suspected acute uncomplicated appendicitis and to monitor the long term follow-up of non-operated patients...
  9. pmc Current concept of abdominal sepsis: WSES position paper
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 9:22. 2014
    ..It is associated with significant morbidity and mortality rates, and is the second most common cause of sepsis-related mortality in the intensive care unit.The review focuses on sepsis in the specific setting of severe peritonitis. ..
  10. pmc The HAC Trial (Harmonic for Acute Cholecystitis) Study. Randomized, double-blind, controlled trial of Harmonic(H) versus Monopolar Diathermy (M) for laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) for acute cholecystitis (AC) in adults
    Fausto Catena
    Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Trials 10:34. 2009
    ..9%).However there are not prospective randomized controlled trials showing the advantages of H compared to MD (the commonly used electrical scalpel) in LC...
  11. doi Peritoneal adhesions to prosthetic materials: an experimental comparative study of treated and untreated polypropylene meshes placed in the abdominal cavity
    Luca Ansaloni
    Unit of General, Emergency, and Transplant Surgery, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 19:369-74. 2009
    ..The aim of this experimental study in a rat model was to assess the role of some materials, when combined with PP, in preventing the adhesions' formation...
  12. doi The Bolognese surgeon Giuseppe Ruggi: how and why the aseptic surgery was introduced in Bologna in the middle half of the XIX century
    Sergio Sabbatani
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Res 192:555-63. 2014
    ..In 1865, Lister applied his first antiseptic dressing on the surface of an exposed fracture. These experimental attempts lead to an effective reduction of wound infections respect to the dressing with strings used previously...
  13. pmc 2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:3. 2013
    ..The 2013 update of the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) guidelines for the management of intra-abdominal infections contains evidence-based recommendations for management of patients with intra-abdominal infections...
  14. pmc Peritoneal adhesion index (PAI): proposal of a score for the "ignored iceberg" of medicine and surgery
    Federico Coccolini
    General and Emergency Surgery Department, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Piazza OMS Organizzazione Mondiale della Sanità 1, 24128, Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:6. 2013
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  15. ncbi Epidemiology of acute cholecystitis and its treatment in Bergamo District, Northern Italy
    Marco Ceresoli
    General Surgery Unit, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Bergamo, Italy
    Minerva Chir 71:106-13. 2016
    ..Acute calcolous cholecystitis (ACC) is a very common pathology in western countries. The aim of our work was to assess the epidemiology of ACC and its treatment in Bergamo, a northern Italy province, during the last seventeen years...
  16. pmc The ACTIVE (Acute Cholecystitis Trial Invasive Versus Endoscopic) study: multicenter randomized, double-blind, controlled trial of laparoscopic (LC) versus open (LTC) surgery for acute cholecystitis (AC) in adults
    Fausto Catena
    General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery DPT, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40138, Bologna, Italy
    Trials 9:1. 2008
    ..Moreover in these studies a similar postoperative programme to optimize recovery comparing laparoscopic and open approaches was not standardized. These studies also do not report all eligible patients and are not double blinded...
  17. doi Changes in the outcomes of severe trauma patients from 15-year experience in a Western European trauma ICU of Emilia Romagna region (1996-2010). A population cross-sectional survey study
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Trauma Surgery Unit, Department of Emergency, Maggiore Hospital Trauma Center, AUSL Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 399:109-26. 2014
    ..In addition recent Government policy in safety regulations for road traffic accident (RTA) prevention, such compulsory helmet use (2000) and seatbelt restraint (2003) were issued with aim of decreasing mortality rate for trauma...
  18. doi Abdominal wall defect repair with biological prosthesis in transplanted patients: single center retrospective analysis and review of the literature
    Federico Coccolini
    Unit of General Surgery, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, P zza OMS 1, 24127, Bergamo, Italy
    Updates Surg 65:191-6. 2013
    ..The mean follow-up is 16.2 months. The mean complication rate is 9.4 %. Biological prosthesis seems to be useful and safe in abdominal wall repair surgery in transplanted patients...
  19. doi Inguinal hernia repair with porcine small intestine submucosa: 3-year follow-up results of a randomized controlled trial of Lichtenstein's repair with polypropylene mesh versus Surgisis Inguinal Hernia Matrix
    Luca Ansaloni
    Unit of General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Surg 198:303-12. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Lichtenstein's hernioplasty using Surgisis Inguinal Hernia Matrix (SIHM; Cook, Bloomington, Indiana) compared with polypropylene (PP; Angiologica, Pavia, Italy)...
  20. ncbi Time course of cytokines, hemodynamic and metabolic parameters during hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy
    Federico Coccolini
    Department of General Surgery, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Bergamo, Italy
    Minerva Anestesiol 82:310-9. 2016
    ..The aim of this work is to describe and analyze the time course of the inflammatory markers concentration during CRS+HIPEC in plasma and peritoneal fluids and the association with hemodynamic and metabolic parameters...
  21. pmc WSES Guidelines for the management of acute left sided colonic diverticulitis in the emergency setting
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Via Santa Lucia 2, 62019 Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 11:37. 2016
    ..This document represents the executive summary of the final guidelines approved by the consensus conference. ..
  22. ncbi Early goal-directed treatment versus standard care in management of early septic shock: Meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Federico Coccolini
    From the General Surgery Department F C, M C, G M, L A, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Bergamo, Italy General Surgery Department M S, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy and Emergency Surgery Department F C, Maggiore University Hospital, Parma, Italy
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 81:971-978. 2016
    ..The present meta-analysis aims to determine whether the resuscitative phase really takes advantages by being performed with EGDT...
  23. pmc Laparoscopic right colectomy: Miles away or just around the corner?
    Marco Lotti
    Department of General Surgery 1, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Bergamo, Italy
    J Minim Access Surg 12:41-6. 2016
    ..Despite the drive toward centralization of surgery in high-volume centers, the majority of colectomies are still performed by low- or medium-volume surgeons...
  24. pmc Bizarre behaviour, bizarre intruder and bizarre bowel obstruction
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Emergency and Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital Trauma Center, Bologna, Italy
    BMJ Case Rep 2010:. 2010
    ..They usually live in humid, moist conditions, obtaining their nourishment from decomposing vegetable matter. They often colonise in greenhouse pot plants. No cases of parasitisation in vertebrate species have been reported to date...
  25. pmc Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy with cisplatin and paclitaxel in advanced ovarian cancer: a multicenter prospective observational study
    Federico Coccolini
    Unit of General Surgery I, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Bergamo, Italy
    J Gynecol Oncol 26:54-61. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to demonstrate the feasibility of CRS+HIPEC with cisplatin and paclitaxel for the treatment of advanced EOC...
  26. doi Evaluation of extensive cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) in patients with advanced epithelial ovarian cancer
    Luca Ansaloni
    Unit of General Surgery I, Ospedali Riuniti of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 22:778-85. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to analyze feasibility and results of CRS and HIPEC in patients with advanced EOC...
  27. pmc Small bowel emergency surgery: literature's review
    Carlo Vallicelli
    General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery Dept, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 6:1. 2011
    ..The aim of the present review is to provide the main indications to face the principal pathologies an emergency surgeon has to face with during his daily activity...
  28. doi Surgery versus conservative antibiotic treatment in acute appendicitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Luca Ansaloni
    Unit of General Surgery, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy lansaloni ospedaliriuniti bergamo it
    Dig Surg 28:210-21. 2011
    ..The aim of this analysis is to systematically evaluate the evidence available in relevant literature in order to compare the relative effectiveness of antibiotic therapy as a viable alternative to appendectomies in the treatment of AA...
  29. doi Prospective analysis of 101 consecutive cases of laparoscopic cholecystectomy for acute cholecystitis operated with harmonic scalpel
    Fausto Catena
    Department of General and Transplant Surgery, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:312-6. 2009
    ..Aim of this study was to prospectively evaluate whether the use of harmonic scalpel (HA) during VLC for AC, allowing a potentially better hemostasis and biliostasis, can decrease the conversion rate...
  30. pmc Antimicrobials: a global alliance for optimizing their rational use in intra-abdominal infections (AGORA)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Via Santa Lucia 2, 62100 Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 11:33. 2016
    ..The authors hope that AGORA, involving many of the world's leading experts, can actively raise awareness in health workers and can improve prescribing behavior in treating IAIs. ..
  31. pmc WSES Jerusalem guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of acute appendicitis
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Emergency and Trauma Surgery Maggiore Hospital, AUSL, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 11:34. 2016
    ....
  32. pmc WSES guidelines for emergency repair of complicated abdominal wall hernias
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:50. 2013
    ..This document represents the executive summary of the consensus conference approved by a WSES expert panel. ..
  33. pmc Bologna guidelines for diagnosis and management of adhesive small bowel obstruction (ASBO): 2013 update of the evidence-based guidelines from the world society of emergency surgery ASBO working group
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Emergency Surgery Unit, Department of General and Multivisceral Transplant Surgery, S Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:42. 2013
    ....
  34. pmc Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) and neoadjuvant chemotherapy as prophylaxis of peritoneal carcinosis from advanced gastric cancer-effects on overall and disease free survival
    Federico Coccolini
    General Surgery Department, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Bergamo, Italy
    J Gastrointest Oncol 7:523-9. 2016
    ..The possibility to enlarge criteria for intra-peritoneal chemotherapy (IPC) to all patients at high-risk to develop peritoneal carcinosis (i.e., with serosal invasion) is still discussed...
  35. pmc Advanced gastric cancer: What we know and what we still have to learn
    Federico Coccolini
    Federico Coccolini, Giulia Montori, Marco Ceresoli, Gabriela E Nita, Luca Ansaloni, Department of General Surgery, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, 24127 Bergamo, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 22:1139-59. 2016
    ..Moreover, the necessity to prevent the relapse of the disease leads to the consideration of administering intraperitoneal chemotherapy earlier in the therapeutical algorithm. ..
  36. doi Single center retrospective analysis of early vs. delayed treatment in acute calculous cholecystitis: application of a clinical pathway and an economic analysis
    Michele Pisano
    Department of General Surgery, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Bergamo, Italy
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 21:373-9. 2015
    ..This study aimed to draw some consideration from our practice in the application of the guidelines and put forward the clinical, economic and organizational effect of it...
  37. pmc Thoracic wall reconstruction with Collamend® in trauma: report of a case and review of the literature
    Federico Coccolini
    General and Emergency Surgery dept, Ospedali Riuniti, Largo Barozzi, 1 26128, Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:39. 2012
    ..No other cases of thoracic reconstruction in trauma patients with biological prosthesis have been described since now...
  38. pmc Management of hemodynamically unstable pelvic trauma: results of the first Italian consensus conference (cooperative guidelines of the Italian Society of Surgery, the Italian Association of Hospital Surgeons, the Multi-specialist Italian Society of Young
    Stefano Magnone
    First General Surgery Unit, Ospedale Papa Giovanni XXIII, Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 9:18. 2014
    ..Hemodynamically Unstable Pelvic Trauma is a frequent death cause among people who sustain blunt trauma. We present the results of the First Italian Consensus Conference. ..
  39. pmc Peritoneal carcinomatosis
    Federico Coccolini
    Federico Coccolini, Marco Lotti, Luca Ansaloni, Department of General Surgery, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, 24127 Bergamo, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 19:6979-94. 2013
    ....
  40. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in a worldwide context: an observational prospective study (CIAOW Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:1. 2013
    ..7%) patients.The overall mortality rate was 10.1% (71/702). The final results of the CIAOW Study will be published following the conclusion of the study period in March 2013...
  41. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: a comprehensive review of the CIAO study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:36. 2012
    ....
  42. pmc The need for new "patient-related" guidelines for the treatment of acute cholecystitis
    Fabio C Campanile
    Department of Surgery, ASL VT San Giovanni Decollato Andosilla Hospital, via Ferretti 169 Civita Castellana 01033, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 6:44. 2011
    ..The relation among local pathological picture, patient clinical status and treatment algorithm, has to be better studied...
  43. doi Predictive factors of morbidity and mortality in grade IV and V liver trauma undergoing perihepatic packing: single institution 14 years experience at European trauma centre
    Salomone Di Saverio
    Department of Emergency, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy
    Injury 43:1347-54. 2012
    ..Major liver trauma in polytraumatic patients accounts for significant morbidity and mortality. We aimed to assess prognostic factors for morbidity and mortality in patients with severe liver trauma undergoing perihepatic packing...
  44. doi Intraperitoneal chemotherapy in advanced epithelial ovarian cancer: a survey
    Giuseppe Grosso
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Papa Giovanni XXIII hospital, Piazza OMS 1, Bergamo, Italy
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 290:425-34. 2014
    ..Unfortunately, despite the existence of these evidence-based data, this management strategy remains underutilised...
  45. doi Meta-analysis of randomized trials comparing endoscopic stenting and surgical decompression for colorectal cancer obstruction
    Vincenzo Cennamo
    Unit of Digestive Endoscopy, Department of Surgery, AUSL Bologna Bellaria Hospital, Via Altura, 40139, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Colorectal Dis 28:855-63. 2013
    ..In recent years, colorectal stenting has been used to relieve the obstruction. This study used meta-analytic techniques to compare colonic stenting versus surgical decompression for colorectal cancer obstruction...
  46. pmc Antimicrobial management of intra-abdominal infections: Literature's guidelines
    Massimo Sartelli
    Massimo Sartelli, Department of General Surgery, Macerata Hospital, 62100 Macerata, Italy
    World J Gastroenterol 18:865-71. 2012
    ..These guidelines represent the conclusions of the consensus conference held in Bologna, Italy, in July 2010 during the first congress of the WSES...
  47. ncbi IPOD Study: Management of Acute Left Colonic Diverticulitis in Italian Surgical Departments
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Surg . 2016
    ..The primary aim of IPOD study (Italian Prospective Observational Diverticulitis study) is to describe both the diagnostic and treatment profiles of patients with ALCD in the Italian surgical departments...
  48. pmc Italian Biological Prosthesis Work-Group (IBPWG): proposal for a decisional model in using biological prosthesis
    Federico Coccolini
    General and Emergency Surgery Department, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:34. 2012
    ..Indications for repair of abdominal hernia are well established and widely diffused. Controversies still exist about the indication in using the different prosthetic materials and principally about the biological ones...
  49. pmc Peritoneal seeding from appendiceal carcinoma: A case report and review of the literature
    Valentina R Bertuzzo
    Valentina R Bertuzzo, Federico Coccolini, Antonio D Pinna, Department of General, Emergency and Transplant Surgery, Sant Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    World J Gastrointest Surg 2:265-9. 2010
    ..This report offers a brief review of the literature and suggests an algorithm for the management of non-carcinoid appendiceal tumors with peritoneal dissemination...