Cristiana Forni

Summary

Affiliation: Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for radioinduced osteosarcoma of the extremity: The Rizzoli experience in 20 cases
    Gaetano Bacci
    Sections of Chemotherapy, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:505-11. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Use of polyurethane foam inside plaster casts to prevent the onset of heel sores in the population at risk. A controlled clinical study
    Cristiana Forni
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Nurs 20:675-80. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Use of sodium hypochlorite for skin antisepsis before inserting a peripheral venous catheter: a pilot study
    Cristiana Forni
    Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Biol Res Nurs 17:330-3. 2015
  4. doi request reprint [Effectiveness of the transparent sterile dressing vs standard to fix the peripheral venous catheter (PVC) on the incidence of phlebitis. A randomized controlled trial]
    Cristiana Forni
    Infermiere centro di Ricerca delle Professioni Sanitarie
    Assist Inferm Ric 31:63-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Living with rotationplasty--quality of life in rotationplasty patients from childhood to adulthood
    Cristiana Forni
    Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, Muskuloscheletal Oncology, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 105:331-6. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Tropisetron and dexamethasone administered twice daily for the prevention of acute emesis in patients treated with continuous infusion of Cisplatin-Doxorubicin and high-dose Ifosfamide over 48, 24, and 120 hours
    Cristiana Forni
    Service of Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, Via Pupilli 1, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Cancer Nurs 26:331-4. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Local recurrence and local control of non-metastatic osteosarcoma of the extremities: a 27-year experience in a single institution
    Gaetano Bacci
    Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 96:118-23. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for osteosarcoma of the extremities in patients aged 41-60 years: outcome in 34 cases treated with adriamycin, cisplatinum and ifosfamide between 1984 and 1999
    Gaetano Bacci
    Section of Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Acta Orthop 78:377-84. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of surgery in local treatment of Ewing's sarcoma of the extremities in patients undergoing adjuvant and neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Gaetano Bacci
    Section of Chemotherapy, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Via Pupilli 1, I 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Oncol Rep 11:111-20. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Delayed methotrexate clearance in osteosarcoma patients treated with multiagent regimens of neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Gaetano Bacci
    Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Division of Chemotherapy, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Via Pupilli 1, I 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Oncol Rep 10:851-7. 2003

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for radioinduced osteosarcoma of the extremity: The Rizzoli experience in 20 cases
    Gaetano Bacci
    Sections of Chemotherapy, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:505-11. 2007
    ..Evaluate treatment and outcome of 20 patients with radioinduced osteosarcoma (RIO). Because of previous primary tumor treatment, RIO protocols were different from others we used for non-RIO...
  2. doi request reprint Use of polyurethane foam inside plaster casts to prevent the onset of heel sores in the population at risk. A controlled clinical study
    Cristiana Forni
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Clin Nurs 20:675-80. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to test the effectiveness of polyurethane foam in contact with the heel inside a plaster cast to decrease the rate of pressure sores in the population at most risk...
  3. doi request reprint Use of sodium hypochlorite for skin antisepsis before inserting a peripheral venous catheter: a pilot study
    Cristiana Forni
    Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Biol Res Nurs 17:330-3. 2015
    ..7%) colonized catheters. The results of this pilot study suggest taking into serious consideration the assessment of this antiseptic in randomized experimental studies. ..
  4. doi request reprint [Effectiveness of the transparent sterile dressing vs standard to fix the peripheral venous catheter (PVC) on the incidence of phlebitis. A randomized controlled trial]
    Cristiana Forni
    Infermiere centro di Ricerca delle Professioni Sanitarie
    Assist Inferm Ric 31:63-9. 2012
    ..Effectiveness of the transparent sterile dressing vs standard to fix the peripheral venous catheter (PVC), on the incidence of phlebitis. A randomized controlled trial...
  5. doi request reprint Living with rotationplasty--quality of life in rotationplasty patients from childhood to adulthood
    Cristiana Forni
    Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, Muskuloscheletal Oncology, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 105:331-6. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Tropisetron and dexamethasone administered twice daily for the prevention of acute emesis in patients treated with continuous infusion of Cisplatin-Doxorubicin and high-dose Ifosfamide over 48, 24, and 120 hours
    Cristiana Forni
    Service of Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, Via Pupilli 1, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Cancer Nurs 26:331-4. 2003
    ..These results indicate that when chemotherapy is administered in a protracted infusion, higher doses of antiemetic agents are necessary to achieve acceptable antiemetic activity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Local recurrence and local control of non-metastatic osteosarcoma of the extremities: a 27-year experience in a single institution
    Gaetano Bacci
    Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 96:118-23. 2007
    ..Indications and contraindications for limb salvage versus amputation for local treatment of osteosarcoma of the extremity are still controversial...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for osteosarcoma of the extremities in patients aged 41-60 years: outcome in 34 cases treated with adriamycin, cisplatinum and ifosfamide between 1984 and 1999
    Gaetano Bacci
    Section of Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Acta Orthop 78:377-84. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Role of surgery in local treatment of Ewing's sarcoma of the extremities in patients undergoing adjuvant and neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Gaetano Bacci
    Section of Chemotherapy, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Via Pupilli 1, I 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Oncol Rep 11:111-20. 2004
    ..Our results indicate that surgery should always be considered in the local treatment of ES of the extremities. Postoperative radiation therapy must be added in case of inadequate surgical margins...
  10. ncbi request reprint Delayed methotrexate clearance in osteosarcoma patients treated with multiagent regimens of neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Gaetano Bacci
    Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Division of Chemotherapy, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Via Pupilli 1, I 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Oncol Rep 10:851-7. 2003
    ..However, if "rescue" treatment is started early, the consequent morbility is tolerable and these patients can be rescued using only HDLV, without the need for extracorporeal removal...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for osteosarcoma of the extremity: intensification of preoperative treatment does not increase the rate of good histologic response to the primary tumor or improve the final outcome
    Gaetano Bacci
    Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzolo, Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:845-53. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Nonmetastatic osteosarcoma of the extremity with pathologic fracture at presentation: local and systemic control by amputation or limb salvage after preoperative chemotherapy
    Gaetano Bacci
    Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology of the Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:449-54. 2003
    ....
  13. doi request reprint High grade osteosarcoma of the extremities with lung metastases at presentation: treatment with neoadjuvant chemotherapy and simultaneous resection of primary and metastatic lesions
    Gaetano Bacci
    Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 98:415-20. 2008
    ..Between 1986 and 2001, 162 patients with extremity osteosarcoma and lung metastases at presentation, were treated by neoadjuvant chemotherapy, simultaneous resection of primary and, when feasible, secondary lesions followed by chemotherapy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Second malignant neoplasm in patients with osteosarcoma of the extremities treated with adjuvant and neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Gaetano Bacci
    Chemotherapy, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 28:774-80. 2006
    ..0.8%, P<0.009). Our study showed that the risk of second neoplasm within 15 years increased and then leveled off and that although secondary solid tumors could be explained as unrelated cases, leukemias seem to be over represented...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant and neoadjuvant chemotherapy for Ewing sarcoma family tumors in patients aged between 40 and 60: report of 35 cases and comparison of results with 586 younger patients treated with the same protocols in the same years
    Gaetano Bacci
    Department of Chemotherapy, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Cancer 109:780-6. 2007
    ..The clinical and pathologic features of 46 patients 40 to 60 years old with Ewing sarcoma family tumor (ESFT) diagnosed at the authors' institute between 1972 and 2000 were reviewed...
  16. pmc Treatment of nonmetastatic Ewing's sarcoma family tumors of the spine and sacrum: the experience from a single institution
    Gaetano Bacci
    Sezione di Chemioterapia, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Via Pupilli 1, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Eur Spine J 18:1091-5. 2009
    ..We concluded that regardless of the type of local treatment even when associated with neoadjuvant therapy, ESFT in the spine and sacrum has a poor outcome and prognosis is significantly worse than that of primary ESFT in other sites...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neoadjuvant chemotherapy for high-grade central osteosarcoma of the extremity. Histologic response to preoperative chemotherapy correlates with histologic subtype of the tumor
    Gaetano Bacci
    Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Cancer 97:3068-75. 2003
    ..In primary central high-grade osteosarcoma, a number of distinct subtypes have been identified, but little is known about the response to chemotherapy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Multimodal therapy for the treatment of nonmetastatic Ewing sarcoma of pelvis
    Gaetano Bacci
    Chemotherapy Unit, Department of Musculoskeletal Oncology of the Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:118-24. 2003
    ..64% and 44% vs. 69%). Thus, despite associated chemotherapy, the outcome of ES localized in the pelvis remains poor, and new innovative methods for the treatment of this tumor are needed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prognostic significance of serum alkaline phosphatase in osteosarcoma of the extremity treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy: recent experience at Rizzoli Institute
    Gaetano Bacci
    Sezione di Chemioterapia, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, I 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Oncol Rep 9:171-5. 2002
    ....
  20. pmc Predictive Factors for Pressure Ulcers in an Older Adult Population Hospitalized for Hip Fractures: A Prognostic Cohort Study
    Paolo Chiari
    Dipartimento Scienze Mediche e Chirurgiche, Universita di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    PLoS ONE 12:e0169909. 2017
    ..Older adult patients with fragility hip fractures constitute a population at high risk for complications, in particular pressure ulcers. The aim was to evaluate the incidence of pressure ulcers and potential predictive factors...
  21. ncbi request reprint High-grade osteosarcoma of the extremity: differences between localized and metastatic tumors at presentation
    Gaetano Bacci
    Department of Chemotherapy, Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 24:27-30. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint A comment and update on "Does the histological subtype of high-grade central osteosarcoma influence the response to treatment with chemotherapy and does it affect overall survival?"
    Gaetano Bacci
    Eur J Cancer 39:548-9. 2003