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Expression of the Society of Medicine and Natural Sciences of Parma and Centre on Health System's Organization, Quality and Sustainability, Parma. Acta Bio Medica is now one of the few Italian generals reviewed publications on major international databases. Divided into sections on research, case studies and updated monograph, is a training tool for broad spectrum close to the most recent advan
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Current Issue

Vol 89 No 4 (2018)

Published: 2019-01-17


Breast reconstruction with breast implants

Michele Pio Grieco, Francesco Simonacci, Nicolò Bertozzi, Eugenio Grignaffini, Edoardo Raposio
Abstract 47 | PDF Downloads 11

Page 457-462

A review on role of ATM gene in hereditary transfer of colorectal cancer

Sushmitha Sriramulu, Murugesan Ramachandran, Saraswathi Subramanian, Rathiusha Kannan, Madhumala Gopinath, Jose Sollaono, Laura Bissi, Antara Banerjee, Francesco Marotta, Surajit Pathak
Abstract 50 | PDF Downloads 18

Page 463-469

Apophyseal avulsion fractures of the pelvis. A review

Filippo Calderazzi, Alessandro Nosenzo, Cristina Galavotti, Margherita Menozzi, Francesco Pogliacomi, Francesco Ceccarelli
Abstract 35 | PDF Downloads 14

Page 470-476

Focus on

Cough, a vital reflex. mechanisms, determinants and measurements

Francesco Andrani, Marina Aiello, Giuseppina Bertorelli, Ernesto Crisafulli, Alfredo Chetta
Abstract 39 | PDF Downloads 27

Page 477-480

Original articles

An ICET-A survey on occult and emerging endocrine complications in patients with β-thalassemia major: Conclusions and recommendations

Vincenzo De Sanctis, Ashraf T Soliman, Duran Canatan, Ploutarchos Tzoulis, Shahina Daar, Salvatore Di Maio, Heba Elsedfy, Mohamed A Yassin, Aldo Filosa, Nada Soliman, Karimi Mehran, Forough Saki, Praveen Sobti, Shruti Kakkar, Soteroula Christou, Alice Albu, Constantinos Christodoulides, Yurdanur Kilinc, Soad Al Jaouni, Doaa Khater, Saif A Alyaarubi, Su Han Lum, Saveria Campisi, Salvatore Anastasi, Maria Concetta Galati, Giuseppe Raiola, Yasser Wali, Ihab Z Elhakim, Demetris Mariannis, Vassilis Ladis, Christos Kattamis
Abstract 69 | PDF Downloads 19

Page 481-489

Disturbed eating behavior in pre-teen and teenage girls and boys with type 1 diabetes

Eleonora Peducci, Carla Mastrorilli, Simona Falcone, Angelica Santoro, Umberto Fanelli, Brunella Iovane, Tiziana Incerti, Chiara Scarabello, Valentina Fainardi, Carlo Caffarelli, Dora Di Mauro, Icilio Dodi, Bertrand Tchana, Maurizio Vanelli
Abstract 34 | PDF Downloads 10

Page 490-497

Evaluation of intra-abdominal solid organ injuries in children

Ayse Basaran, Seda Ozkan
Abstract 38 | PDF Downloads 13

Page 505-512

Bioethics in Italian Medical and Healthcare Education. A Pilot Study.

Matteo Gulino, Sara Patuzzo, Ilaria Baldelli, Valentina Gazzaniga, Domenico Franco Merlo, Lucia Maiorana, Giovanni Murialdo, Mario Picozzi, Giuseppe Armocida, Paolo Cattorini, Elena Montaguti, Stefano Bonometti, Alessandra Agnese Grossi, Francesco De Stefano, Rosagemma Ciliberti
Abstract 38 | PDF Downloads 13

Page 519-531

Exploring the difficulties to improve minimally invasive application with long PHILOS plate in multifocal metadiaphyseal fractures of the proximal humerus: analysis of intraoperative procedure and clinical outcomes

Georgios Touloupakis, Luigi Di Giorgio, Luigi Bibiano, Elena Biancardi, Stefano Ghirardelli, Michele Dell'Orfano, Ennio Sinno, Gianluca Cera, Guido Antonini, Cornelio Crippa
Abstract 47 | PDF Downloads 21

Page 532-539

The impact of different rheumatic diseases on health-related quality of life: a comparison with a selected sample of healthy individuals using SF-36 questionnaire, EQ-5D and SF-6D utility values

Fausto Salaffi, Marco Di Carlo, Marina Carotti, Sonia Farah, Alessandro Ciapetti, Marwin Gutierrez
Abstract 140 | PDF Downloads 7

Page 541-557

When is indicated fibular fixation in extra-articular fractures of the distal tibia?

Francesco Pogliacomi, Paolo Schiavi, Filippo Calderazzi, Francesco Ceccarelli, Enrico Vaienti
Abstract 18 | PDF Downloads 7

Page 558-563

Strabismus in Bronzino’s paintings: a hallmark of a realistic painter?

Davide Lazzeri, Giuseppe Cianchini, Fabio Nicoli, Giamberto Casini, Stefano Lazzeri
Abstract 25 | PDF Downloads 9

Page 564-568

Case Reports

A young man with persistent dyspepsia: the unexpected virtue of proton-pump inhibitors

Paolo Fraticelli, Massimo Mattioli, Devis Benfaremo, Lorenzo Biondi, Marco Cardinali, Armando Gabrielli
Abstract 25 | PDF Downloads 8

Page 569-572

Endosulfan induced cardiac arrest treated with intravenous lipid emulsion

Sema Avcı, Ayşe Başaran, Selim Genç, Seda Özkan, Engin Deniz Arslan
Abstract 30 | PDF Downloads 6

Page 573-575

HIV-related non-Hodgkin Lymphoma. Case report and review of the literature

Davide Giordano, Andrea Castellucci, Francesco Merli, Elisa Garlassi, Carmine Pernice
Abstract 35 | PDF Downloads 8

Page 576-580

Clinical management of comorbid bipolar disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder: A case series.

Andrea Amerio, Matteo Tonna, Anna Odone
Abstract 30 | PDF Downloads 12

Page 581-584

Chest Imaging of a rare case of cat-scratch disease in a 2-years-old baby

Enrica Rossi, Anna Perrone, Ubaldo Bongini, Antonina Marta Cangelosi, Sara Sollai, Donatella Narese, Claudio Defilippi
Abstract 43 | PDF Downloads 7

Page 585-588

Letters to the Editors

Emergence Medicine Up Date

Barbel cholera, a rare but still possible food-borne poisoning. Case report and narrative review.

Ivan Comelli, Matteo Riccò, Gianfranco Cervellin
Abstract 26 | PDF Downloads 5

Page 590-592

Adult Spinal Cord Injury Without Radiographic Abnormality (SCIWORA). Two case reports and a narrative review.

Laura Bonfanti, Valentina Donelli, Marco Lunian, Davide Cerasti, Francesca Cobianchi, Gianfranco Cervellin
Abstract 31 | PDF Downloads 10

Page 593-598

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