S Esposito

Summary

Affiliation: University of Milan
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Identification of Human Adenovirus in Respiratory Samples with Luminex Respiratory Virus Panel Fast V2 Assay and Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan 20122, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 17:297. 2016
  2. pmc Measurement of lipocalin-2 and syndecan-4 levels to differentiate bacterial from viral infection in children with community-acquired pneumonia
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    BMC Pulm Med 16:103. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Streptococcus pneumoniae oropharyngeal colonization in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    J Cyst Fibros 15:366-71. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Immunization against pertussis in adolescents and adults
    S Esposito
    Pediatric High Intensity Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Clin Microbiol Infect . 2016
  5. doi request reprint Partial comparison of the NxTAG Respiratory Pathogen Panel Assay with the Luminex xTAG Respiratory Panel Fast Assay V2 and singleplex real-time polymerase chain reaction for detection of respiratory pathogens
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 86:53-7. 2016
  6. doi request reprint An Update on the Therapeutic Approach to Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Paediatr Drugs 18:347-55. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Allergy to antibiotics in children: an overestimated problem
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 48:361-6. 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Dalbavancin for the treatment of paediatric infectious diseases
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 35:1895-1901. 2016
  9. pmc Infectious Diseases: Pathophysiology, Diagnostics and Prevention
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Guillain-Barré syndrome
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Autoimmun Rev 16:96-101. 2017

Detail Information

Publications211 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Identification of Human Adenovirus in Respiratory Samples with Luminex Respiratory Virus Panel Fast V2 Assay and Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan 20122, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 17:297. 2016
    ..49). The RVP Fast v2 assay has important limitations for the detection of hAdv and cannot be used to evaluate whether hAdvs are the main etiologic agent responsible for an outbreak or when epidemiological studies are performed. ..
  2. pmc Measurement of lipocalin-2 and syndecan-4 levels to differentiate bacterial from viral infection in children with community-acquired pneumonia
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    BMC Pulm Med 16:103. 2016
    ..The results regarding the LIP2 and SYN4 diagnostic outcomes were compared with the white blood cell (WBC) count and C reactive protein (CRP) levels...
  3. doi request reprint Streptococcus pneumoniae oropharyngeal colonization in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    J Cyst Fibros 15:366-71. 2016
    ..This study was designed to evaluate Streptococcus pneumoniae (S. pneumoniae) carriage rates in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  4. doi request reprint Immunization against pertussis in adolescents and adults
    S Esposito
    Pediatric High Intensity Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Clin Microbiol Infect . 2016
    ..However, to monitor the true epidemiology of pertussis, effective programmes to collect pertussis cases, adequate reporting systems and vaccination coverage monitoring should be urgently implemented...
  5. doi request reprint Partial comparison of the NxTAG Respiratory Pathogen Panel Assay with the Luminex xTAG Respiratory Panel Fast Assay V2 and singleplex real-time polymerase chain reaction for detection of respiratory pathogens
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 86:53-7. 2016
    ..In conclusion, the results indicate that the NxTAG Assay overcomes some of the limitations of previous Luminex assays, although further studies are needed for a more complete evaluation of the new assay. ..
  6. doi request reprint An Update on the Therapeutic Approach to Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Paediatr Drugs 18:347-55. 2016
    ..Finally, while promising newly discovered drugs are expected to enter into clinical practice, further studies on their efficacy and safety are required. ..
  7. doi request reprint Allergy to antibiotics in children: an overestimated problem
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 48:361-6. 2016
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  8. ncbi request reprint Dalbavancin for the treatment of paediatric infectious diseases
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 35:1895-1901. 2016
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  9. pmc Infectious Diseases: Pathophysiology, Diagnostics and Prevention
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
    ..Infectious diseases occur very frequently in children and adults. Novel diagnostic methods have permitted us to expand our knowledge on their epidemiology and pathophysiology [1].[...]. ..
  10. doi request reprint Guillain-Barré syndrome
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Autoimmun Rev 16:96-101. 2017
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  11. pmc Autoimmunity and Cytokine Imbalance in Inherited Epidermolysis Bullosa
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan 20122, Italy
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
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  12. pmc Acute flaccid myelitis associated with enterovirus-D68 infection in an otherwise healthy child
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milano, Italy
    Virol J 14:4. 2017
    ..Reporting new cases of enterovirus (EV)-D68-associated acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) is essential to understand how the virus causes neurological damage and to characterize EV-D68 strains associated with AFM...
  13. doi request reprint Immunogenicity, safety and tolerability of inactivated trivalent influenza vaccine in overweight and obese children
    Susanna Esposito
    Paediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Vaccine 34:56-60. 2016
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  14. pmc Vitamin D and respiratory tract infections in childhood
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 15:487. 2015
    ..The main aim of this review is to summarize the current evidence from the literature about the link between vitamin D and RTIs in children...
  15. doi request reprint Pneumococcal vaccines and the prevention of community-acquired pneumonia
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy Electronic address
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 32:124-9. 2015
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  16. doi request reprint A spectrum of inflammation and demyelination in acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) of children
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Autoimmun Rev 14:923-9. 2015
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  17. doi request reprint Impact of genetic polymorphisms on paediatric atopic dermatitis
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 28:286-95. 2015
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  18. pmc Immunomodulatory activity of pidotimod administered with standard antibiotic therapy in children hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    J Transl Med 13:288. 2015
    ..This study was planned to evaluate the immunomodulatory activity of PDT administered together with standard antibiotic therapy in children hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia (CAP)...
  19. doi request reprint Evaluation of a multiplex real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for the detection of influenza and respiratory syncytial viruses
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 84:40-2. 2016
    ..The easy-to-use kit was highly sensitive and specific and is recommended for routine practice. ..
  20. doi request reprint Genetic polymorphisms and the development of invasive bacterial infections in children
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric High Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 29:99-104. 2016
    ..02). These results support the evidence that some genetic variants of factors involved in innate immunity may influence IBD risk in children...
  21. pmc Streptococcus pneumoniae colonisation in children and adolescents with asthma: impact of the heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and evaluation of potential effect of thirteen-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, Milan, 20122, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 16:12. 2016
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  22. pmc Oropharyngeal and nasal Staphylococcus aureus carriage by healthy children
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milano, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 14:723. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate oropharyngeal and nasal S. aureus carriage in otherwise healthy children and adolescents aged 6-17 years...
  23. doi request reprint Enterovirus D68-associated community-acquired pneumonia in children living in Milan, Italy
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 68:94-6. 2015
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  24. doi request reprint Bedaquiline and delamanid in tuberculosis
    Susanna Esposito
    a 1 Università degli Studi di Milano, Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy 39 02 55 03 24 98 39 02 50 32 02 06
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 16:2319-30. 2015
    ..Poor adherence to a long therapeutic regimen against TB, intermittent drug use, errors in medical prescriptions, low quality of old TB drugs and ineffective TB control have led to the emergence of resistant TB...
  25. doi request reprint Interaction between Streptococcus pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus in paediatric patients suffering from an underlying chronic disease
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 28:497-507. 2015
    ..pneumoniae and S. aureus and that no negative relationship seems to exist between these pathogens. Moreover, the supposed protection offered by PCV administration against S. aureus colonisation was not demonstrated. ..
  26. pmc Enterovirus D68 Infection
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Viruses 7:6043-50. 2015
    ..Moreover, if the association between EV-D68 and severe diseases will be confirmed, the development of adequate preventive and therapeutic approaches are a priority. ..
  27. doi request reprint Streptococcus pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus carriage in healthy school-age children and adolescents
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    J Med Microbiol 64:427-31. 2015
    ..aureus carriage. These findings suggested that the carriage of S. pneumoniae did not affect that of S. aureus in older children and adolescents, regardless of age, PCV7 vaccination and pneumococcal serotype...
  28. pmc Inter-society consensus document on treatment and prevention of bronchiolitis in newborns and infants
    Eugenio Baraldi
    SIMRI Società Italiana per le Malattie Respiratorie Infantili, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:65. 2014
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  29. doi request reprint Epidermolysis bullosa and the partnership with autoimmunity: what should we assimilate?
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Immunol Res 61:63-9. 2015
    ..The awareness of this overlap may help in identifying new therapeutic approaches with immunosuppressive drugs that could have a significant impact in terms of prognosis. ..
  30. doi request reprint Vaccine administration in children with chronic kidney disease
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9 20122, Milano, Italy
    Vaccine 32:6601-6. 2014
    ..Furthermore, close contacts and household members of these children should complete age-appropriate vaccination schedules to increase the child's indirect protection...
  31. pmc In-hospital management of children with bacterial meningitis in Italy
    Marta Ciofi Degli Atti
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:87. 2014
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  32. doi request reprint Pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections: an overview
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda n 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 33:2105-9. 2014
    ..Moving forward, developing more standardized diagnostic criteria and identifying specific laboratory markers to facilitate PANDAS diagnoses are crucial...
  33. doi request reprint Vaccination recommendations for patients with neuromuscular disease
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:5893-900. 2014
    ..In all cases, the efficacy and long-term persistence of immunity from vaccination in NMD patients can be lower than in normal subjects. Household contacts of immunocompromised NMD patients should also be vaccinated appropriately...
  34. doi request reprint Autoimmune/inflammatory syndrome induced by adjuvants (ASIA): clues and pitfalls in the pediatric background
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Immunol Res 60:366-75. 2014
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  35. pmc Nasal saline irrigation in preschool children: a survey of attitudes and prescribing habits of primary care pediatricians working in northern Italy
    Paola Marchisio
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:47. 2014
    ..The main aim of this study was to evaluate the use of NSI in pre-school children by primary care pediatricians working in northern Italy...
  36. pmc Step-by-step iconographic description of a prolonged but still favourable course of orbital cellulitis in a child with acute rhinosinusitis: an iconographic case study
    Sara Torretta
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via F, Sforza 35, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:25. 2014
    ..Our report shows that an unusual long-term evolution of periorbital and orbital cellulitis is possible also in apparently favourable cases. ..
  37. pmc Intestinal tuberculosis in a child living in a country with a low incidence of tuberculosis: a case report
    Piera Dones
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy
    BMC Res Notes 7:762. 2014
    ..The main diagnostic dilemma is to differentiate intestinal tuberculosis and Crohn's disease because a misdiagnosis can have dramatic consequences...
  38. pmc Genetic polymorphisms and risk of recurrent wheezing in pediatric age
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy
    BMC Pulm Med 14:162. 2014
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  39. 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
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  40. pmc Evaluation of pituitary function after infectious meningitis in childhood
    Claudia Giavoli
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy
    BMC Endocr Disord 14:80. 2014
    ..The results of the very few studies of the impact of pediatric meningitis on hypothalamic-pituitary function are conflicting...
  41. doi request reprint Infections and systemic lupus erythematosus
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda n 9, 20122, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 33:1467-75. 2014
    ..Further studies are needed in order to demonstrate that infectious agents might, indeed, be causative of SLE, and to address the potential clinical sequelae of infections in the field of autoimmunity. ..
  42. pmc Impact of air pollution on respiratory diseases in children with recurrent wheezing or asthma
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy
    BMC Pulm Med 14:130. 2014
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  43. doi request reprint Pediatric parechovirus infections
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 60:84-9. 2014
    ..More research is therefore needed to clarify the specific characteristics of this relevant group of viruses and to develop appropriate treatment strategies. ..
  44. pmc Performance of lung ultrasonography in children with community-acquired pneumonia
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:37. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to bridge this gap in order to increase our knowledge of the performance of US in diagnosing CAP in childhood...
  45. pmc Genome characterisation of enteroviruses 117 and 118: a new group within human enterovirus species C
    Antonio Piralla
    Molecular Virology Unit, Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e60641. 2013
    ..Nucleotide and amino acid identity in VP1 sequences have been established as useful criteria for assigning new HEV types, but analysis of the complete P1 region improves resolution...
  46. pmc Phylogenetic analysis of human rhinovirus isolates collected from otherwise healthy children with community-acquired pneumonia during five successive years
    Cristina Daleno
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e80614. 2013
    ..Although the prolonged circulation of the same genotypes can sometimes be associated with a number of CAP episodes in different years. ..
  47. doi request reprint Pharmacological approach to wheezing in preschool children
    Susanna Esposito
    Universita degli Studi di Milano, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Pediatric High Intensity Care Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy 39 02 55032498 39 02 50320206
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 15:943-52. 2014
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  48. doi request reprint Vaccine-preventable diseases: from paediatric to adult targets
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Eur J Intern Med 25:203-12. 2014
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  49. doi request reprint Impact of a mixed bacterial lysate (OM-85 BV) on the immunogenicity, safety and tolerability of inactivated influenza vaccine in children with recurrent respiratory tract infection
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:2546-52. 2014
    ..However, the use of OM-85 before and at the same time as IIV seems to reduce respiratory morbidity, and seems to be safe and well tolerated. ..
  50. pmc Do children's upper respiratory tract infections benefit from probiotics?
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda no, 9, Milan 20122, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 14:194. 2014
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  51. pmc Syndromic obesity: clinical implications of a correct diagnosis
    Donatella Milani
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, Milano 20122, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 40:33. 2014
    ..Although individual occurrence is rare, syndromic obesity with mental retardation has been reported in conjunction with 140 different diseases...
  52. ncbi request reprint Combating the rise of antibiotic resistance in children
    G Nicolini
    Pediatric Unit, Ospedale San Martino Belluno, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 66:31-9. 2014
    ..Moreover, educational on-line tools and their diffusions are useful strategies to diffuse knowledge on when and how to use antibiotics. ..
  53. pmc Possible molecular mechanisms linking air pollution and asthma in children
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy
    BMC Pulm Med 14:31. 2014
    ..The aim of this review is to discuss the possible molecular mechanisms linking air pollution and asthma in children, also taking into account their genetic and epigenetic characteristics...
  54. doi request reprint Pediatric norovirus infection
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 33:285-90. 2014
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  55. doi request reprint Impact of rhinovirus nasopharyngeal viral load and viremia on severity of respiratory infections in children
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 33:41-8. 2014
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  56. pmc A case of meningitis due to varicella zoster virus reactivation in an immunocompetent child
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:72. 2013
    ..Only a few cases have been described in the literature, most of which involved adult or elderly patients...
  57. doi request reprint Preliminary data on immunogenicity, safety and tolerability of trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine in children with inborn errors of metabolism at risk of decompensation
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5149-51. 2013
    ..Safety and tolerability were also very good, with no differences between the groups. ..
  58. doi request reprint Paediatric asthma and pneumococcal vaccination
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric High Intensity Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:5015-9. 2013
    ..Further studies are therefore essential to assure that children and adolescents with asthma receive the best protection against pneumococcal diseases. ..
  59. pmc Association between radiological findings and severity of community-acquired pneumonia in children
    Maria Francesca Patria
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 39:56. 2013
    ..The aim if this study was to assess radiographic findings in children with CAP of different severity in order to evaluate whether some parameters are associated with severe CAP...
  60. pmc Subcutaneous emphysema as the first relevant clinical sign of complicated tubercular lymph node disease in a child
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 13:461. 2013
    ..Unfortunately, it is not easy to diagnose TB in the first years of life because of the diversity of its clinical presentation and the non-specific nature of most of its symptoms...
  61. pmc Clinical profile of recurrent community-acquired pneumonia in children
    Francesca Patria
    Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, Milan 20122, Italy
    BMC Pulm Med 13:60. 2013
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  62. pmc Toll-like receptor 3 gene polymorphisms and severity of pandemic A/H1N1/2009 influenza in otherwise healthy children
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, Milano, 20122, Italy
    Virol J 9:270. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether selected polymorphisms of TLR2, TLR3 and TLR4 influence the incidence and clinical picture of pandemic A/H1N1/2009 influenza...
  63. pmc Role of polymorphisms of toll-like receptor (TLR) 4, TLR9, toll-interleukin 1 receptor domain containing adaptor protein (TIRAP) and FCGR2A genes in malaria susceptibility and severity in Burundian children
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Malar J 11:196. 2012
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  64. pmc Does the adoption of EUCAST susceptibility breakpoints affect the selection of antimicrobials to treat acute community-acquired respiratory tract infections?
    Anna Marchese
    Microbiology Unit, DISC Department, University of Genoa, R, Benzi 10, 16132, Genoa, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 12:181. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  65. doi request reprint Diagnosis of acute rhinosinusitis
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:17-9. 2012
    ..The use of antibiotics is mandatory in severe acute bacterial rhinosinusitis to cure the disease and avoid the possible onset of severe complications...
  66. doi request reprint Comparison of posterior pharyngeal wall and nasopharyngeal swabbing as a means of detecting the carriage of Neisseria meningitidis in adolescents
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:1129-33. 2013
    ..meningitidis carriage in large-scale epidemiological studies because they identify a significantly larger number of pathogen carriers and recover a significantly larger amount of bacterial DNA...
  67. doi request reprint Dog and cat bite-associated infections in children
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:971-6. 2013
    ..e., tetanus and/or rabies), and antibiotics in the case of immunocompromised patients or deep wounds (particularly if there is evidence of edema or crushing), facial bites, or any wound over a tendon or bone. ..
  68. doi request reprint DNA bacterial load in children with bacteremic pneumococcal community-acquired pneumonia
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:877-81. 2013
    ..Although further studies are required, it seems that serotypes not included in PCV13 can play a major role in causing a higher bacterial load and PPE...
  69. doi request reprint Management of paediatric Lyme disease in non-endemic and endemic areas: data from the Registry of the Italian Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 32:523-9. 2013
    ..05). Paediatric LD is also present in areas of Italy in which it is not considered endemic, but knowledge concerning its management is generally poor among PID specialists and characterised by enormous gaps in non-endemic areas...
  70. doi request reprint Preventing influenza in younger children
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:42-9. 2012
    ..However, further studies are needed to establish whether universal influenza vaccination in the first years of life should be recommended, and with which vaccine...
  71. doi request reprint Can infants be protected by means of maternal vaccination?
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:85-92. 2012
    ..This review analyses the advantages and limitations of maternal immunization as revealed by experience and the main publications...
  72. doi request reprint Borrelia burgdorferi infection and Lyme disease in children
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Int J Infect Dis 17:e153-8. 2013
    ..This review of the currently available data will evaluate what may be the best approach to the diagnosis and treatment of B. burgdorferi infection and disease in the pediatric population...
  73. doi request reprint Immunogenicity, safety and tolerability of vaccinations in premature infants
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Expert Rev Vaccines 11:1199-209. 2012
    ..However, there is an urgent need for further studies concerning the use of recently marketed vaccines and those that will be marketed in the near future...
  74. pmc Debate around infection-dependent hemophagocytic syndrome in paediatrics
    Valentina Ansuini
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 13:15. 2013
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  75. doi request reprint Should corticosteroids be used in bacterial meningitis in children?
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Paediatr Neurol 17:24-8. 2013
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  76. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for pneumococcal infections: an update
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milano, Italy
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 14:65-77. 2013
    ..The management of pneumococcal diseases still places a significant burden on medical and economic resources. The subjects at greatest risk of pneumococcal infections are children...
  77. doi request reprint The immunogenicity and safety of a single 0.5 mL dose of virosomal subunit influenza vaccine administered to unprimed children aged ≥6 to <36 months: data from a randomized, Phase III study
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Vaccine 30:7005-12. 2012
    ..Our results show that a single 0.5 mL dose effectively and safely provided long-term immunogenicity to all three influenza strains in unprimed children aged at least 6 to <36 months...
  78. doi request reprint Circulation of different rhinovirus groups among children with lower respiratory tract infection in Kiremba, Burundi
    S Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:3251-6. 2012
    ..01) and RV-C with wheezing (p < 0.05). In Burundi, RVs are frequently detected in children with LRTIs. RV-A seems to be the most important species and is identified mainly in patients with bronchitis and CAP...
  79. doi request reprint Adenovirus 36 infection and obesity
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Virol 55:95-100. 2012
    ..If it is demonstrated that AD-36 does play a role in obesity, it will be important to investigate possible vaccines against the infection itself or antiviral drugs capable of inhibiting disease progression...
  80. pmc Severe vitamin B12 deficiency in an exclusively breastfed 5-month-old Italian infant born to a mother receiving multivitamin supplementation during pregnancy
    Sophie Guez
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy
    BMC Pediatr 12:85. 2012
    ..In infants, vitamin B12 deficiency may be due to an inborn error of absorption and metabolism, or nutritional problems...
  81. pmc Antibody response of healthy children to pandemic A/H1N1/2009 influenza virus
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122 Milan, Italy
    Virol J 8:563. 2011
    ....
  82. doi request reprint Antibiotic therapy for pediatric community-acquired pneumonia: do we know when, what and for how long to treat?
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:e78-85. 2012
    ..Finally, further efforts are needed to increase vaccination coverage against respiratory pathogens and to conduct prospective studies of their impact...
  83. doi request reprint Unsolved problems in the approach to pediatric community-acquired pneumonia
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 25:286-91. 2012
    ..This review discusses unsolved problems concerning pediatric community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) and identifies the areas of research that need to be developed...
  84. doi request reprint Live attenuated intranasal influenza vaccine
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 8:76-80. 2012
    ..Further studies are needed to solve these problems and to evaluate the possible role of LAIV in the annual vaccination of the general population...
  85. doi request reprint Recommendations for the use of influenza vaccine in pediatrics
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 8:102-6. 2012
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  86. pmc Viral shedding in children infected by pandemic A/H1N1/2009 influenza virus
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Virol J 8:349. 2011
    ....
  87. pmc Clinical importance and impact on the households of oseltamivir-resistant seasonal A/H1N1 influenza virus in healthy children in Italy
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Virol J 7:202. 2010
    ....
  88. pmc Collection by trained pediatricians or parents of mid-turbinate nasal flocked swabs for the detection of influenza viruses in childhood
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Virol J 7:85. 2010
    ..Moreover, the direct involvement of parents significantly increases patient acceptance, thus simplifying collection and suggesting that this novel swab design should be considered for epidemiological surveys and vaccine efficacy studies...
  89. pmc Meropenem vs standard of care for treatment of late onset sepsis in children of less than 90 days of age: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Irja Lutsar
    Institute of Microbiology, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Trials 12:215. 2011
    ..Meropenem is an antibiotic with wide antibacterial coverage. The advantage of it over standard of care could be its wider antibacterial coverage and thus the use of mono-instead of combination therapy...
  90. pmc Knowledge of human papillomavirus infection and its prevention among adolescents and parents in the greater Milan area, Northern Italy
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:378. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to provide data on the knowledge of Italian adolescents and parents concerning human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and its prevention in order to allow the development of adequate training programmes...
  91. pmc Five-year follow-up of children with perinatal HIV-1 infection receiving early highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Elena Chiappini
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 9:140. 2009
    ..Nevertheless, data about long-term follow-up of early treated children are lacking...
  92. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a rapid bedside test for the quantitative determination of C-reactive protein
    Susanna Esposito
    Institute of Pediatrics, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, University of Milan, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 43:438-40. 2005
    ....
  93. pmc Impact on respiratory tract infections of heptavalent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine administered at 3, 5 and 11 months of age
    Susanna Esposito
    Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Respir Res 8:12. 2007
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the impact of PCV-7 administered at 3, 5 and 11 months of age on respiratory tract infections in very young children...
  94. doi request reprint From clinical practice to guidelines: how to recognize rhinosinusitis in children
    S Esposito
    Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 18:53-5. 2007
    ..Under these circumstances, computed tomography is the preferred evaluation. Together with their clinical judgment, these suggestions may be useful for pediatricians in diagnosing this common condition...
  95. ncbi request reprint Differences in vaccinations in European Union
    Susanna Esposito
    Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Hum Vaccin 4:313-5. 2008
    ....
  96. doi request reprint The global state of influenza in children
    Susanna Esposito
    Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:S149-53. 2008
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  97. pmc Influenza vaccination among healthcare workers in a multidisciplinary University hospital in Italy
    Susanna Esposito
    Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    BMC Public Health 8:422. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the current vaccination status of the HCWs in one of Italy's largest multidisciplinary University Hospitals...
  98. doi request reprint The rational use of influenza vaccines in healthy children and children with underlying conditions
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 22:244-9. 2009
    ..This review discusses why influenza should be considered an important clinical problem even in healthy children, and what can be expected from the use of influenza vaccines in pediatrics...