W Buffolano

Summary

Affiliation: Federico II University
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Congenital toxoplasmosis: the state of the art
    W Buffolano
    The Special Unit for Perinatal Infection, Federico II University, Naples Medical School, Italy
    Parassitologia 50:37-43. 2008
  2. pmc The second generation of HIV-1 vertically exposed infants: a case series from the Italian Register for paediatric HIV infection
    Carmelina Calitri
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 14:277. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint [Update for the standard procedures of diagnosis and therapy in cases of congenital rubella]
    W Buffolano
    Centro Coordinamento Infezioni Perinatali Regione Campania, Università Federico II, Napoli, Italia
    Pediatr Med Chir 35:110-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Failure to implement a preventive strategy against congenital toxoplasmosis in Italy
    W Buffolano
    Pediatric Department, Federico II Medical School, Naples University, Naples, Italy
    Arch Pediatr 10:21-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Standard procedures for the diagnosis and management of cases of congenital rubella]
    W Buffolano
    Settore Infezioni Perinatali, Dipartimento Pediatria, Universita Federico II, Napoli
    Pediatr Med Chir 26:9-18. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Delayed maturation of IgG avidity in congenital toxoplasmosis
    W Buffolano
    Pediatrics Department, Federico II Naples University, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 23:825-30. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Secular trend on congenital infections: insights from Campania region register for perinatal infection, southern Italy
    Wilma Buffolano
    Department of Pediatrics, Federico II University of Naples, Italy, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:94-6. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Prenatal screening for congenital toxoplasmosis in Campania: preliminary report on activities and results
    L Stagni
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 104:374-7. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of congenital rubella infection and ultrasonography: a preliminary study
    A Migliucci
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 63:485-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of retinochoroiditis in children with congenital toxoplasmosis: European, prospective cohort study
    Katherine Freeman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1215-22. 2008

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Congenital toxoplasmosis: the state of the art
    W Buffolano
    The Special Unit for Perinatal Infection, Federico II University, Naples Medical School, Italy
    Parassitologia 50:37-43. 2008
    ..A century after the first description the best preventative strategy against CT is still matter of debate. Over Europe, where prenatal and newborn screening are overspread, effectiveness/cost ratio remains undemonstrated...
  2. pmc The second generation of HIV-1 vertically exposed infants: a case series from the Italian Register for paediatric HIV infection
    Carmelina Calitri
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 14:277. 2014
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint [Update for the standard procedures of diagnosis and therapy in cases of congenital rubella]
    W Buffolano
    Centro Coordinamento Infezioni Perinatali Regione Campania, Università Federico II, Napoli, Italia
    Pediatr Med Chir 35:110-7. 2013
    ..The paper highlights clinical and laboratory aspects channeling diagnosis of congenital rubella infection or syndrome even after the first year of life, and the short- and long-term management criteria...
  4. ncbi request reprint Failure to implement a preventive strategy against congenital toxoplasmosis in Italy
    W Buffolano
    Pediatric Department, Federico II Medical School, Naples University, Naples, Italy
    Arch Pediatr 10:21-2. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Standard procedures for the diagnosis and management of cases of congenital rubella]
    W Buffolano
    Settore Infezioni Perinatali, Dipartimento Pediatria, Universita Federico II, Napoli
    Pediatr Med Chir 26:9-18. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Delayed maturation of IgG avidity in congenital toxoplasmosis
    W Buffolano
    Pediatrics Department, Federico II Naples University, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 23:825-30. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Secular trend on congenital infections: insights from Campania region register for perinatal infection, southern Italy
    Wilma Buffolano
    Department of Pediatrics, Federico II University of Naples, Italy, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 24:94-6. 2011
    ..Moreover, the effect of recent massive immigration from Eastern EU and Africa requires further focus...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prenatal screening for congenital toxoplasmosis in Campania: preliminary report on activities and results
    L Stagni
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 104:374-7. 2009
    ..001). Extension of this surveillance system across the country could help to define a future strategy for prevention...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prenatal diagnosis of congenital rubella infection and ultrasonography: a preliminary study
    A Migliucci
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital Federico II, Naples, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 63:485-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the role of ultrasonography in the prenatal diagnosis of women with confirmed rubella infection in pregnancy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of retinochoroiditis in children with congenital toxoplasmosis: European, prospective cohort study
    Katherine Freeman
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1215-22. 2008
    ..We determined which children are most at risk and whether prenatal treatment reduces the risk of retinochoroiditis to help clinicians decide about treatment and follow-up...
  11. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii infections in sheep in Sicily, southern Italy
    G Vesco
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale della Sicilia, Via Gino Marinuzzi, 3, 90129 Palermo, Italy
    Vet Parasitol 146:3-8. 2007
    ..The presence of cats on the farm, farm size and using surface water as drinking water for the animals were risk factors for infection in sheep, with age as a significant confounder...
  12. ncbi request reprint Age-related lymphocyte and neutrophil levels in children of hepatitis C-infected women
    Lucy Pembrey
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Hospital for Children NHS Trust, University College London, London, UK
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:800-7. 2008
    ....
  13. pmc Determinants of response to a parent questionnaire about development and behaviour in 3 year olds: European multicentre study of congenital toxoplasmosis
    A Salt
    The Neurodisability Service, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and Institute of Child Health, London, UK
    BMC Pediatr 5:21. 2005
    ..We aimed to determine how response to a parent-completed postal questionnaire measuring development, behaviour, impairment, and parental concerns and anxiety, varies in different European centres...
  14. ncbi request reprint Association between congenital toxoplasmosis and preterm birth, low birthweight and small for gestational age birth
    K Freeman
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    BJOG 112:31-7. 2005
    ..To determine the association between congenital toxoplasmosis and preterm birth, low birthweight and small for gestational age birth...
  15. ncbi request reprint Rubella control in Italy
    M Ciofi degli Atti
    Laboratorio di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Euro Surveill 9:19-21. 2004
    ..e., improving the vaccination of susceptible women of childbearing age, and reintroducing national surveillance of CRS...
  16. ncbi request reprint Identification of a human immunodominant B-cell epitope within the GRA1 antigen of Toxoplasma gondii by phage display of cDNA libraries
    E Beghetto
    Kenton Laboratories, Rome, Italy
    Int J Parasitol 31:1659-68. 2001
    ..In particular, the analysis of human antibody response against the recombinant GRA1 antigen fragments revealed the existence of an immunodominant epitope (epi-24 peptide)...