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  1. Studies consistently found remarkable rates of posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in children with chronic diseases. But, only one study had searched PTSS in children with diabetes, until now. So, the presen...

    Authors: Şahika G Şişmanlar, Emine Demirbaş-Çakir, Işık Karakaya, Filiz Çizmecioğlu, Cavit I Yavuz, Şükrü Hatun and Belma Ağaoğlu
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:13
  2. Parietal chest wall tuberculosis is an extremely rare manifestation of tuberculosis (TB) in children. We present the case of a 15 month-old girl presenting with a chest wall lesion initially thought to be of n...

    Authors: Danilo Buonsenso, Benedetta Focarelli, Maria Scalzone, Antonio Chiaretti, Claudia Gioè, Manuela Ceccarelli and Piero Valentini
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:12
  3. Oxatomide at therapeutic doses generates occasionally drowsiness in children. When administered at toxic doses, however oxatomide may induce long lasting impaired consciousness. We now report a case of severe ...

    Authors: Stefania Antoniazzi, Dario Cattaneo, Valentina Perrone, Carla Carnovale, Simonetta Cherubini, Maria Carmela Mugolino, Francesco Clementi, Gianvincenzo Zuccotti, Emilio Clementi and Sonia Radice
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:11
  4. Celiac Disease (CD) occurs in patients with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) ranging the prevalence of 4.4-11.1% versus 0.5% of the general population. The mechanism of association of these two diseases involves a shared...

    Authors: Maria Erminia Camarca, Enza Mozzillo, Rosa Nugnes, Eugenio Zito, Mariateresa Falco, Valentina Fattorusso, Sara Mobilia, Pietro Buono, Giuliana Valerio, Riccardo Troncone and Adriana Franzese
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:10
  5. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia type 2B (MEN 2B) is an autosomal dominant complex oncologic neurocristopathy including medullary thyroid carcinoma, pheochromocytoma, gastrointestinal disorders, marphanoid face, a...

    Authors: Giuseppe Martucciello, Margherita Lerone, Lara Bricco, Gian Paolo Tonini, Laura Lombardi, Carmine G Del Rossi and Sergio Bernasconi
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:9
  6. Severe combined immunodeficiency is within a heterogeneous group of inherited defects throughout the development of T- and/or B-lymphocytes. Mutations in recombinase-activating genes 1 or 2 (RAG1/2) represent ...

    Authors: Necil Kutukculer, Nesrin Gulez, Neslihan Edeer Karaca, Guzide Aksu and Afig Berdeli
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:8
  7. The Pierre Robin Sequence features were first described by Robin in 1923 and include micrognathia, glossoptosis and respiratory distress with an incidence estimated as 1:8,500 to 1:20,000 newborns. Upper airwa...

    Authors: Enrico Sesenna, Alice S Magri, Cinzia Magnani, Bruno C Brevi and Marilena L Anghinoni
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:7
  8. Early discharge of healthy late preterm and full term newborn infants has become common practice because of the current social and economic necessities. Severe jaundice, and even kernicterus, has developed in ...

    Authors: Costantino Romagnoli, Eloisa Tiberi, Giovanni Barone, Mario De Curtis, Daniela Regoli, Piermichele Paolillo, Simonetta Picone, Stefano Anania, Maurizio Finocchi, Valentina Cardiello, Lucia Giordano, Valentina Paolucci and Enrico Zecca
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:6
  9. Day surgery should take place in appropriate organizational settings. In the presence of high volumes, the organizational models of the Lazio Region are represented by either Day Surgery Units within continuou...

    Authors: Giovanni Mangia, Franco Bianco, Alma Ciaschi, Elisabetta Di Caro, Eufrasia Frattarelli and Giacinto Antonio Marrocco
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:5
  10. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia is the most common malignancy in childhood. Continuous progress in risk-adapted treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia has secured 5-year event-free survival rates of...

    Authors: Lorenzo Iughetti, Patrizia Bruzzi, Barbara Predieri and Paolo Paolucci
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:4
  11. There is a strong need for studies evaluating tests in terms both of psychometric properties (i.e. their efficacy or ability to be helpful in reaching a diagnosis) and of their cost-effectiveness (i.e. their e...

    Authors: Matteo Chiappedi, Erika Maffioletti, Fausta Piazza, Nicole D'Adda, Marta Tamburini and Umberto Balottin
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:3
  12. Cystic fibrosis is a multisystem disease where the main problems are existing in the respiratory system. Aerobic exercise programs are effective in increasing physical fitness and muscle endurance in addition ...

    Authors: Bulent Elbasan, Nur Tunali, Irem Duzgun and Ugur Ozcelik
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:2
  13. Previous Italian paediatric blood pressure (BP) tables overestimated the prevalence of hypertension in adolescents of specific geographic areas, such as Sardinia, an island in the Mediterranean Sea. This is pr...

    Authors: Pier Paolo Bassareo, Andrea Raffaele Marras and Giuseppe Mercuro
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2012 38:1
  14. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a behavioral syndrome of childhood characterized by inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. There were many etiological theories showed dysfunction of some brain...

    Authors: Magdy M Mahmoud, Abdel-Azeem M El-Mazary, Reham M Maher and Manal M Saber
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:60
  15. The impact of atopic dermatitis (AD) on children's quality of life (QoL) in US and European countries is relatively well known, though rarely evaluated in the Italian population. Moreover, the association betw...

    Authors: Fiorella Monti, Francesca Agostini, Francesca Gobbi, Erica Neri, Sandra Schianchi and Fabio Arcangeli
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:59
  16. The genetic causes underlying epilepsy remain largely unknown, and the impact of available genetic data on the nosology of epilepsy is still limited. Thus, at present, classification of epileptic disorders sho...

    Authors: Pasquale Parisi, Alberto Verrotti, Maria Chiara Paolino, Rosa Castaldo, Filomena Ianniello, Alessandro Ferretti, Francesco Chiarelli and Maria Pia Villa
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:58
  17. This study aimed to examine the incidence, epidemiology, and clinical characteristics of symptomatic and asymptomatic candidiasis in a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), and to determine the risk factors as...

    Authors: Ali Ertug Arslankoylu, Necdet Kuyucu, Berna Seker Yilmaz and Semra Erdogan
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:56
  18. Meconium abnormalities are characterized by a wide spectrum of severity, from the meconium plug syndrome to the complicated meconium ileus associated with cystic fibrosis. Meconium Related Ileus in absence of ...

    Authors: Valentina Filomena Paradiso, Vito Briganti, Lucia Oriolo, Riccardo Coletta and Alessandro Calisti
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:55
  19. Cow's milk allergy (CMA) is the most frequent food allergy in childhood; the trend of CMA is often characterized by a progressive improvement to achieve tolerance in the first 4 to 5 years of life.

    Authors: Federica Bellini, Giampaolo Ricci, Arianna Dondi, Valentina Piccinno, Federico Angelini and Andrea Pession
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:52
  20. congenital and acquired airway anomalies represent a relatively common albeit challenging problem in a national tertiary care hospital. In the past, most of these patients were sent to foreign Centres because ...

    Authors: Michele Torre, Marcello Carlucci, Stefano Avanzini, Vincenzo Jasonni, Philippe Monnier, Vincenzo Tarantino, Roberto D'Agostino, Renato Vallarino, Mirta Della Rocca, Andrea Moscatelli, Anna Dehò, Lucio Zannini, Nicola Stagnaro, Oliviero Sacco, Serena Panigada and Pietro Tuo
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:51
  21. Castleman's disease (CD) is a rare, localized or generalized, lymphoproliferative disorder with a frequent mediastinal location, but possible in any lymph node or extra nodal site. It usually appears in young ...

    Authors: Piero Farruggia, Antonino Trizzino, Nunzia Scibetta, Giovanni Cecchetto, Patrizia Guerrieri, Emanuele SG D'Amore and Paolo D'Angelo
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:50
  22. To evaluate the analgesic effect and tolerability of paracetamol syrup compared to placebo and ketoprofen lysine salt in children with pharyngotonsillitis cared by family pediatricians.

    Authors: Nicolino Ruperto, Luigi Carozzino, Roberto Jamone, Federico Freschi, Gianfranco Picollo, Marcella Zera, Ornella Della Casa Alberighi, Enrica Salvatori, Alessandra Del Vecchio, Paolo Dionisio and Alberto Martini
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:48
  23. The use of talcum powder is incorrectly part of the traditional care of infants. Its acute aspiration is a very dangerous condition in childhood. Although the use of baby powder has been discouraged from many ...

    Authors: Federico Matina, Mirella Collura, Maria Cristina Maggio, Patrizio Vitulo, Caterina Lo Piparo and Giovanni Corsello
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:47
  24. Leukaemia immunotherapy represents a fascinating and promising field of translational research, particularly as an integrative approach of bone marrow transplantation. Adoptive immunotherapy by the use of dono...

    Authors: Ettore Biagi, Virna Marin, Greta Maria Paola Giordano Attianese, Irene Pizzitola, Sarah Tettamanti, Elisabetta Cribioli and Andrea Biondi
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:46
  25. Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common cause of childhood morbidity and mortality in the tropics. Children with sickle cell anemia (SCA) may have compromised kidney function arising from repeated vaso-occlu...

    Authors: Bartholomew F Chukwu, Henrietta U Okafor and Anthony N Ikefuna
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:45
  26. There has been a noticeable annual increase in the number of children coming to Italy for medical treatment, just like it has happened in the rest of the European Union. In Italy, the assistance to children su...

    Authors: Roberto Rondelli, Giorgio Dini, Marisa De Rosa, Paola Quarello, Gianni Bisogno, Maurizio Aricò, Carivaldo Vasconcelos, Paolo Tamaro, Gabriella Casazza, Marco Zecca, Clementina De Laurentis, Fulvio Porta and Andrea Pession
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:44
  27. Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome is a rare X-linked immunodeficiency disorder that is characterized by a variable clinical phenotype. Matched donor bone marrow transplantation is currently the only curative therapeuti...

    Authors: Kostas N Syrigos, Nektaria Makrilia, Jeffrey Neidhart, Michael Moutsos, Sotirios Tsimpoukis, Maria Kiagia and Muhammad W Saif
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:42
  28. Intrauterine growth retardation refers to a rate of growth of a fetus that is less than normal for the growth potential of a fetus (for that particular gestational age). As one of the leading causes of perinat...

    Authors: Taimur Saleem, Nida Sajjad, Sanna Fatima, Nida Habib, Syed R Ali and Maqbool Qadir
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:41
  29. Few data are available on the usefulness of short term treatment with low-medium dose of inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) in pre-school children with wheezing exacerbations.

    Authors: Alberto Papi, Gabriele Nicolini, Attilio L Boner, Eugenio Baraldi, Renato Cutrera, Leonardo M Fabbri and Giovanni A Rossi
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:39
  30. An epidemic of pediatric obesity has occurred across the world in recent years. There are subgroups within the population at high-risk of becoming obese and especially of having experience of precocious cardio...

    Authors: Lorenzo Iughetti and Patrizia Bruzzi
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:38
  31. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has become over the last decade the most common form of chronic liver disease in children and adults. Thus, establishing the diagnosis of NAFLD is of utmost importance...

    Authors: Valerio Nobili, Claudia Della Corte, Lidia Monti, Anna Alisi and Ariel Feldstein
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:36
  32. Recently, hepcidin expression in adipose tissue has been described and shown to be increased in patients with severe obesity. We tried to assess the effect of obesity on hepcidin serum levels and treatment out...

    Authors: Mohammed Sanad, Mohammed Osman and Amal Gharib
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:34
  33. Parental satisfaction with a pediatric day center is essential for the medical treatment of children, since it is closely related to compliance. In order to ascertain factors which predict parental satisfactio...

    Authors: Anne Weissenstein, Alexandra Straeter, Gloria Villalon, Elisabeth Luchter and Stefan Bittmann
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:31
  34. The prevalence of Paediatric HIV infection is largely unknown in many countries in sub-Saharan Africa. This study was aimed at determining the prevalence, clinical pattern of HIV infection and outcome among ne...

    Authors: Babatunde O Ogunbosi, Regina E Oladokun, Biobele J Brown and Kikelomo I Osinusi
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:29
  35. Constipation remains a frequent presentation to paediatricians, with significant health resource implications. We present a practical guide to the management of paediatric constipation and evaluate the current...

    Authors: Nadeem A Afzal, Mark P Tighe and Mike A Thomson
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:28
  36. Beliefs of caregivers about patient's pain have been shown to influence assessment and treatment of children's pain, now considered an essential part of cancer treatment. Painful procedures in hematology-oncol...

    Authors: Chiara Po', Franca Benini, Laura Sainati, Anna C Frigo, Simone Cesaro, Maria I Farina and Caterina Agosto
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:27
  37. Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is a serious complication in infants and children with chronic liver disease (CLD); however its diagnosis might be difficult. We aimed to study the feasibility of diagno...

    Authors: Mortada HF El-Shabrawi, Ola El-Sisi, Sawsan Okasha, Mona Isa, Sayed Abou Elmakarem, Iman Eyada, Zainab Abdel-Latif, Gamal El-Batran and Naglaa Kamal
    Citation: Italian Journal of Pediatrics 2011 37:26

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