Elisabetta Pandolfi

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Publications

  1. pmc Women participating in a web-based preconception study have a high prevalence of risk factors for adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Epidemiology Unit, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:169. 2014
  2. pmc The effect of physician's recommendation on seasonal influenza immunization in children with chronic diseases
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, Rome 00165, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:984. 2012
  3. pmc A comparison of populations vaccinated in a public service and in a private hospital setting in the same area
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Pediatric Hospital, Rome, Italy
    BMC Public Health 8:278. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccine: recommendations to families of at-risk children during the 2009-10 season
    Mariateresa Romano
    Department of Paediatrics, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Public Health 22:821-4. 2012
  5. pmc Knowledge attitude and practice toward pertussis vaccination during pregnancy among pregnant and postpartum Italian women
    Eleonora Agricola
    a Multifactorial Disease and Complex Phenotypes, Bambino Gesù Children Hospital IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 12:1982-1988. 2016
  6. ncbi request reprint Parents as source of pertussis transmission in hospitalized young infants
    Giorgio Fedele
    Department of Infectious, Parasitic, and Immune Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Rome, Italy
    Infection . 2016
  7. pmc Investigating paternal preconception risk factors for adverse pregnancy outcomes in a population of internet users
    Eleonora Agricola
    Multifactorial Disease and Complex Phenotype Research Area, Bambino Gesù Children Hospital IRCCS, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    Reprod Health 13:37. 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Persistence of T-cell immune response induced by two acellular pertussis vaccines in children five years after primary vaccination
    Raffaella Palazzo
    Anti infectious Immunity Unit, Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immune Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    New Microbiol 39:35-47. 2016
  9. pmc A cohort study of a tailored web intervention for preconception care
    Eleonora Agricola
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Epidemiology Unit, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, Rome 00165, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 14:33. 2014
  10. pmc Does googling for preconception care result in information consistent with international guidelines: a comparison of information found by Italian women of childbearing age and health professionals
    Eleonora Agricola
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Epidemiology, Unit Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:14. 2013

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  1. pmc Women participating in a web-based preconception study have a high prevalence of risk factors for adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Epidemiology Unit, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:169. 2014
    ..We measured the prevalence of preconception risk factors for APOs in a population of Italian women of childbearing age enrolled in a web-based study...
  2. pmc The effect of physician's recommendation on seasonal influenza immunization in children with chronic diseases
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, IRCCS, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, Rome 00165, Italy
    BMC Public Health 12:984. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc A comparison of populations vaccinated in a public service and in a private hospital setting in the same area
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    Bambino Gesu Pediatric Hospital, Rome, Italy
    BMC Public Health 8:278. 2008
    ..However, achieving high vaccination rates in children with chronic conditions is difficult. Different types of vaccine providers may differently attract high risk children...
  4. doi request reprint Seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccine: recommendations to families of at-risk children during the 2009-10 season
    Mariateresa Romano
    Department of Paediatrics, Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Public Health 22:821-4. 2012
    ..6% had not been vaccinated. The majority of immunized children had received specific recommendations by a physician. Physicians involved in the management of children with chronic diseases should actively recommend influenza immunization...
  5. pmc Knowledge attitude and practice toward pertussis vaccination during pregnancy among pregnant and postpartum Italian women
    Eleonora Agricola
    a Multifactorial Disease and Complex Phenotypes, Bambino Gesù Children Hospital IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 12:1982-1988. 2016
    ..A combination of educational interventions and tailored communi-cation campaigns could be implemented to promote maternal immunization...
  6. ncbi request reprint Parents as source of pertussis transmission in hospitalized young infants
    Giorgio Fedele
    Department of Infectious, Parasitic, and Immune Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161, Rome, Italy
    Infection . 2016
    ..Understanding the dynamics of transmission of pertussis in families is essential to plan effective prevention strategies that could be integrated in pertussis control...
  7. pmc Investigating paternal preconception risk factors for adverse pregnancy outcomes in a population of internet users
    Eleonora Agricola
    Multifactorial Disease and Complex Phenotype Research Area, Bambino Gesù Children Hospital IRCCS, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    Reprod Health 13:37. 2016
    ..We conducted a web-based survey to measure the prevalence of paternal preconception risk factors for adverse pregnancy outcomes in an Italian population of Internet users...
  8. ncbi request reprint Persistence of T-cell immune response induced by two acellular pertussis vaccines in children five years after primary vaccination
    Raffaella Palazzo
    Anti infectious Immunity Unit, Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immune Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    New Microbiol 39:35-47. 2016
    ..The different responses induced by Hexavac and Infanrix vaccine could rely on differences in PT inactivation process or excipients/adjuvants formulations. ..
  9. pmc A cohort study of a tailored web intervention for preconception care
    Eleonora Agricola
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Epidemiology Unit, Piazza S, Onofrio 4, Rome 00165, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 14:33. 2014
    ..We conducted a web-based cohort study in Italian women planning a pregnancy to assess whether a tailored web intervention may change knowledge and behaviours associated with risks for adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  10. pmc Does googling for preconception care result in information consistent with international guidelines: a comparison of information found by Italian women of childbearing age and health professionals
    Eleonora Agricola
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Epidemiology, Unit Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:14. 2013
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Does Breastfeeding Protect Young Infants from Pertussis? Case-Control Study and Immunologic Evaluation
    Elisabetta Pandolfi
    1Multifactorial Disease and Complex Phenotype Research Area, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy 2Department of Pediatrics, Bambino Gesù Children Hospital IRCSS, Rome, Italy 3Department of Pediatrics, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy 4Immunology Unit, Immunology and Pharmacal Therapy Area, Bambino Gesù Children Hospital IRCSS, Rome, Italy 5Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immuno mediated Disease, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy 6Virology Unit, Laboratory Department, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Rome, Italy 7Department of Radiology, Bambino Gesù Children Hospital IRCSS, Rome, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J . 2016
    ..Pertussis infection can be severe in unvaccinated infants. A case control study was conducted to investigate the potential role of breastfeeding in protecting young, unvaccinated infants from pertussis...
  12. pmc What drives attitude towards telemedicine among families of pediatric patients? A survey
    Luisa Russo
    Telemedicine Unit, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Piazza S Onofrio 4, 00165, Rome, Italy
    BMC Pediatr 17:21. 2017
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  13. pmc Can Twitter Be a Source of Information on Allergy? Correlation of Pollen Counts with Tweets Reporting Symptoms of Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis and Names of Antihistamine Drugs
    Francesco Gesualdo
    Multifactorial Disease and Complex Phenotype Research Area, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0133706. 2015
    ..93). Longitude and latitude of the pollen stations affected the strength of the correlation. Twitter and other social networks may play a role in allergic disease surveillance and in signaling drug consumptions trends...
  14. doi request reprint Hepatitis B specific T cell immunity induced by primary vaccination persists independently of the protective serum antibody level
    Maria Carollo
    Anti infectious Immunity Unit, Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immune Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Viale Regina Elena 299, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 31:506-13. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that cellular immune response should be considered alongside serological markers as a surrogate of protection...
  15. pmc Influenza-like illness surveillance on Twitter through automated learning of naïve language
    Francesco Gesualdo
    Multifactorial Diseases and Complex Phenotypes Research Area, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e82489. 2013
    ..We found a high correlation coefficient between the trend of our influenza-positive tweets and ILI trends identified by US traditional surveillance systems. ..
  16. pmc Use of the internet by Italian pediatricians: habits, impact on clinical practice and expectations
    Mariateresa Romano
    Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Piazza Sant Onofrio 4, Rome, Italy
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:23. 2012
    ..We administered a questionnaire to members of the Italian Society of Pediatrics to assess determinants of their use of the Internet, of social platforms and of personal health records during clinical practice...
  17. pmc Can Digital Tools Be Used for Improving Immunization Programs?
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Unit of Telemedicine, IRCCS, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Front Public Health 4:36. 2016
    ..Subsequently, we analyze the limits of the use of digital tools in such contexts and envision future possibilities and challenges. ..
  18. pmc Web-based surveillance of public information needs for informing preconception interventions
    Angelo D'Ambrosio
    Multifactorial Disease and Complex Phenotype Research Area, Bambino Gesu Children s Hospital IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0122551. 2015
    ..To this aim, we developed a semi-automatic web-based system for monitoring Google searches, web pages and activity on social networks, regarding preconception health...
  19. pmc Surfing the web during pandemic flu: availability of World Health Organization recommendations on prevention
    Francesco Gesualdo
    Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu, Rome, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:561. 2010
    ..People often search for information on influenza A(H1N1)v prevention on the web. The extent to which information found on the Internet is consistent with recommendations issued by the World Health Organization is unknown...
  20. doi request reprint Humoral and B-cell memory responses in children five years after pertussis acellular vaccine priming
    Maria Carollo
    Anti infectious Immunity Unit, Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immune Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanità ISS, Viale Regina Elena 299, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 32:2093-9. 2014
    ..In conclusion our data underline the importance of giving a booster dose 5 years after primary vaccination and suggest the need for a new vaccine able to induce a long lasting protective response. ..
  21. doi request reprint Attitudes towards HPV immunization of Italian mothers of adolescent girls and potential role of health professionals in the immunization program
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 27:2625-9. 2009
    ..Pediatricians most frequently provided information on HPV vaccine (31%), and were perceived as the preferred immunization providers (77%). Acceptance of HPV immunization was high and was not associated with knowledge of HPV...
  22. doi request reprint Switched memory B cells maintain specific memory independently of serum antibodies: the hepatitis B example
    M Manuela Rosado
    Research Center Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù, IRCSS, Laboratory of Flow Cytometry and B Cell Development, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Immunol 41:1800-8. 2011
    ..01) and serum Abs (geometric mean concentration, GMC from 2.9 to 284 mIU/mL), demonstrating that circulating memory B cells effectively respond to Ag challenge even when specific Abs fall under the protective threshold...
  23. ncbi request reprint Comparison of pertussis surveillance systems in Europe
    Alberto E Tozzi
    Bambino Gesu Hospital, Piazza S Onofrio, and Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy
    Vaccine 25:291-7. 2007
    ..3 per 1000. The adoption of WHO case definition, standardisation of laboratory diagnosis, and integration of information on deaths from alternative sources should be supported...