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Acta Bio Medica is an international peer-reviewed, PubMed-indexed, journal that publishes Original Articles, Commentaries, Review Articles, Case Reports, Letters to Editor of experimental and general medicine.

Acta Bio Medica is the expression of the Society of Medicine and Natural Sciences of Parma and Centre on Health System's Organization, Quality and Sustainability
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One holy man, one eponym, three distinct diseases. St. Anthony’s fire revisited

Gianfranco Cervellin, Ugo Longobardi, Giuseppe Lippi
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Do certain rituals adapt to psychology or does psychology adapt to rites? Post mortem photography: the last “picture of life” in “death”

Silvia Iorio, Valentina Gazzaniga, Rosagemma Ciliberti, Marta Licata
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Investigating changes in calcium, phosphorus, alkaline phosphatase, and 25-hydroxy Vitamin D after surgical repair of fractures of femur or tibia

Amir Sobhai Eraghi, Saba Saberi, Borzouyeh Molazemsanandaji, Alireza Ghaznavi
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Is direct per-oral pancreatoscopy a standardized technique for the diagnosis of pancreatic lesions?

Pablo Cortegoso Valdivia, Federica Gaiani, Claudia Chialà, Gian Luigi de'Angelis
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Shared care plan: an extraordinary tool for the personalisation of medicine and respect for self-determination

Greta Bevilacqua, Matteo Bolcato, Daniele Rodriguez, Anna Aprile
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Long term outcomes of infants born by mothers with thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy.

Laura Lucaccioni, Monica Ficara, Valentina Cenciarelli, Alberto Berardi, Barbara Predieri, Lorenzo Iughetti
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Jawbone fibrous dysplasia: retrospective evaluation in a cases series surgically treated and short review of the literature

Gino Amleto           Pacino, Salvatore Cocuzza, Giovanni Tonoli , Paolo Boscolo Rizzo , Giancarlo Tirelli , Margherita Tofanelli , Giorgio Ciprandi , Ignazio La Mantia, Antonino Maniaci, Maria Cristina Da Mosto , Giacomo Spinato
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Cetirizine improves the quality of life and symptoms in children with seasonal allergic rhinitis.

Marco Benazzo, Salvatore Leonardi, Angelo Corsico, Amelia Licari, Michele Miraglia del Giudice, Diego Peroni, Carmelo Salpietro, Gian Luigi Marseglia, Giorgio Ciprandi
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Concomitant Substance Use Increases the Toxic Effect of Bonsai: A Prospective Study

İnan Beydilli, Murat DUYAN, Fevzi Yılmaz, Arslan ED, İlhan Korkmaz, Mehmet Akçimen, Mustafa Keşaplı, Arefe İmak, Umut Cengiz Çakır, Cemil Kavalcı, Ertan Ararat, Hamit Ellidağ
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A cluster analysis of epidemiological and clinical factors associated with accumulation process of the burden of COVID-19 in European countries

Sajad Shojaee, Pegah Eslami, Arash Dooghaie Moghadam, Mohamad Amin Pourhoseingholi, Sara Ashtari, Amir Vahedian-Azimi, Mohammad Reza Zali
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The Food Dependent Exercise-Induced Anaphylaxis in pediatric age. Can we trust the oral food challenge with exercise and acetylsalicylic acid?

Stefano Miceli SopoSopo, Mariannita Gelsomino, Ester Del Vescovo, Giulia Bersani
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The state of knowledge of young Italian medicolegal doctors on the law of provisions for informed consent and advance treatment directives: a multi-centric survey two years after the enactment of Law 219 of 2017.

Matteo Bolcato, Alessandro Feola, Matteo Sanavio, Alberto Amadasi, Stefano Crenna, Gianluca Landi, Camilla Tettamanti
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Preliminary results of a multidisciplinary Italian study adopting a Psycho-Neuro-Endocrine-Immunological (PNEI) approach to the study of colorectal adenomas

Stefano Mancini, Silvia Alboni, Giorgio Mattei, Giulia Rioli, Paola Sena, Mattia Marchi, Andrea Sacchetti, Valentina Boarino, Luca Roncucci, Gian Maria Galeazzi, Silvia Ferrari
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Potential Prophylactic and Therapeutic Effects of Respiratory Physiotherapy for COVID-19

Narges Shakerian, Razieh Mofateh, Amene Saghazadeh, Niloofar Rezaei, Nima Rezaei
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Cardiovascular impact of COVID-19: an array of presentations

Hira Maab, Faryal Mustafa, Syeda Javeria Shabbir
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Low dose radiotherapy for COVID pneumonia: Irradiate to Eradicate – Will it be possible?

Kunal Deokar, Benhur Joel Shadrach, Gopal Chawla, Shahir Asfahan, Naveen Dutt, Ram Niwas, Mehul Agarwal, Aneesa Shahul S
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Congenital malformations potentially affecting respiratory function: multidisciplinary approach and follow-up

Valentina Fainardi, laura nicoletti, cristiano conte, serena massa, lisa torelli, alberto attilio scarpa, emilio casolari, susanna mariA ROBERTA ESPOSITO, GIOVANNA PISI
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Predictors of Clinical Outcomes in Adult COVID-19 Patients Admitted to a Tertiary Care Hospital in India: an analytical cross-sectional study

Nishant Kumar Chauhan, Benhur Joel Shadrach, Mahendra Kumar Garg, Pradeep Bhatia, Pankaj Bhardwaj, Manoj Kumar Gupta, Naveen Dutt, Ram Niwas Jalandra, Pawan Garg, Vijaya Lakshmi Nag, Praveen Sharma, Gopal Krishna Bohra, Deepak Kumar, Poonam Abhay Elhence, Mithu Banerjee, Deepti Mathur, Abhishek HL Purohit, Ravisekhar Gadepalli, Binit Sureka, Sanjeev Misra
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Italian survey on the residents' surgical level in gynecology and obstetrics.

Vito Andrea Capozzi, Andrea Rosati, Giulio Sozzi, Giulia Armano, Stefano Cianci, Vito Chiantera, Giovanni Scambia, Roberto Berretta, Tiziana Frusca
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Arthroscopic-assisted reduction and fixation of proximal tibial fractures: personal surgical technique.

Riccardo Compagnoni, Alessio Maione, Filippo Calanna, Paolo Ferrua, Pietro Simone Randelli
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Tuberculosis and COVID-19 Co-infection: An Updated Review

Ajay Mishra, Anu Anna George, Kamal Kant Sahu, Amos Lal, George Abraham
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Need to promote healthy lifestyle as primary prevention to the COVID-19 and to improve the immune response to vaccines

Miguel Á De la Cámara, Ana I Pardos-Sevilla, Augusto Jiménez-Fuente, Óscar L Veiga
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Brazil before and during COVID-19 pandemic: Impact on the practice and habits of physical exercise

Anelise Sonza, Danubia da Cunha de Sá-Caputo, José Alexandre Bachur, Maria das Graças Rodrigues de Araújo, Karen Valadares Trippo Valadares Trippo, Dirceu Ribeiro Nogueira da Gama Ribeiro Nogueira da Gama, Daniel Lago Borges, Vanessa Amaral Mendonça, Mario Bernardo-Filho
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Synchronous and metachronous colorectal liver metastases: impact of primary tumor location on patterns of recurrence and survival after hepatic resection

Ingrid Garajova, Rita Balsano, Chiara Tommasi, Raffaele Dalla Valle, Giuseppe Pedrazzi, Matteo Ravaioli, Andrea Spallanzani, Francesco Leonardi, Chiara Santini, Francesco Caputo, Mattia Riefolo, Mario Giuffrida, Fabio Gelsomino
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Salernitan Medical School or Langobardic Medical School?

Ugo Longobardi, Michele Mitaritonno, Gianfranco Cervellin
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The Effect of Pethidine Analgesia on Labor Duration and Maternal-Fetal Outcomes

Pinar Kadirogullari, Pinar Yalcin Bahat, Busra Sahin, Ilker Gonen, Kerem Doga Seckin
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Sensitivity of prick test with walnut commercial extracts and of prick by prick with raw walnut compared with open food challenge in walnut allergy

Maria Letizia Patti, Cristina De Rose, Federica Brancato, Alessandro Gambacorta, Stefano Miceli Sopo
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Current Issue

Vol. 91 No. 4 (2020)

Published: 2021-01-19

Note from the Editor-in-Chief

Note from the Editor-in-Chief

Maurizio Vanelli
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ORIGINAL INVESTIGATIONS/COMMENTARIES - SPECIAL COVID19

Pandemic COVID-19: the residents’ resilience

Laura Pasin, Nicolò Sella, Christelle Correale, Annalisa Boscolo, Giulia Mormando, Maria Zordan, Giovanni Landoni, Paolo Navalesi
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SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 Testing: The Tower of Babel

Chiara Reno, Jacopo Lenzi, Davide Golinelli, Davide Gori, Carlo Signorelli, John Kraemer, Michael A. Stoto, Elisa Avitabile, Maria Paola Landini, Tiziana Lazzarotto, Maria Carla Re, Paola Rucci, Gloria Taliani, Davide Trerè, Caterina Vocale, Maria Pia Fantini
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The characteristics of cancerous patients infected with COVID-19 in hospital setting

Amir Sadeghi, Arash Dooghaie Moghadam, Pegah Eslami , Ali Pirsalehi, Sajad Shojaee, Ghazal Sanadgol, Laya Jalilian Khave , Mohammad Vahidi, Hamid Asadzadeh Aghdaei , Ehsan Nazemalhosseini Mojarad
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Clinical outcome before and after COVID-19 quarantine in patients affect of knee and hip osteoarthritis

Marco Mattia Larghi, Miriam Grassi, Faugno Luca, Emanuele Placenza, Corrado Rampulla, Alfonso Manzotti
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How COVID-19 pandemic has changed elective surgery: the experience in a general surgery unit at a COVID-hospital

Mario Giuffrida, Federico Cozzani, Matteo Rossini; Elena Bonati; Paolo Del Rio
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Evidence of significant difference in key COVID-19 biomarkers during the Italian lockdown strategy. A retrospective study on patients admitted to a hospital emergency department in Northern Italy.

Davide Ferrari, Anna Carobene, Andrea Campagner, Federico Cabitza, Eleonora Sabetta, Daniele Ceriotti, Chiara Di Resta, Massimo Locatelli
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The impact of COVID-19 prevention measures on epidemiology of orthopedic injuries: the outbreak ages fractures!

Giuseppe Gianluca Costa, Giuseppe Fanzone, Angelo Graceffa, Michele Lauria, Gianluca Zocco, Antonino Cassarà, Alberto Campailla, Alessia Saccà, Enrico Santanna, Gianclaudio Caputo, Arcangelo Russo
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The Italian Covid-19 Phase 2 in Piacenza: results of the first semester of 2020 and future prospective of new orthopedics surgical procedures

Pietro Maniscalco, Fabrizio Quattrini, Corrado Ciatti, Serena Gattoni, Calogero Puma Pagliarello, Valeria Burgio, Giovanni Di Stefano, Michele Cauteruccio, Matteo Giovanelli, Alessandra Magro, Patrizio Capelli
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Taking care of healthcare workers during COVID-19 pandemic: does plastic surgery have a role?

Francesco Ruben Giardino, Roberto Cuomo, Andrea Sisti, Jingjian Han, Nisi Giuseppe, Luca Grimaldi
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The impact of COVID-19 in diabetic kidney disease and chronic kidney disease: A population-based study

Juan Alonso Leon-Abarca, Roha Saeed Memon, Bahar Rehan, Maimoona Iftikhar, Antara Chatterjee
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Efficacy and safety of sofosbuvir/ ledipasvir in treatment of patients with COVID-19; A randomized clinical trial

Hossein khalili, Anahid Nourian, Zahra Ahmadinejad, Hamid Emadi Kouchak, Sirous Jafari, Sayed Ali Dehghan Manshadi, Mehrnaz Rasolinejad, Abbas Kebriaeezadeh
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How the Workload and Outcome of Imaging Examinations Changed During the COVID-19 Pandemic Lockdown

Vincenzo Vingiani, Andres F. Abadia, Alessandro Posa, Antonio Corvino, Luigi Pasqualetto, Alfonso Presidente, Matteo Losco, Hunter N Gray, U. Joseph Schoepf
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Surgical mask and N95 in healthcare workers of Covid-19 departments: clinical and social aspects

Matteo Gelardi, Valeria Fiore, Rossana Giancaspro, Emanuel La Gatta, Francesca Fortunato, Onofrio Resta, Giovanna Elisiana Carpagnano, Carla Santomasi, Michela Dimitri, Maria Pia Foschino Barbaro, Donato Lacedonia, Giulia Scioscia, Laricchiuta Antonio, Michele Cassano
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Antithrombotic prophylaxis in children and adolescents’ patients with SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) infection: A practical guidance for clinicians

Mehran Karimi, Haleh Bozorgi, Tahereh Zarei, Mohammadreza Bordbar, Ali Amanati, Arash Safaei, Vincenzo De Sanctis
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Nations with high smoking rate have low SARS-CoV-2 infection and low COVID-19 mortality rate

Giovanni Landoni, Alberto Zangrillo, Carolina Soledad Romero García, Carolina Faustini, Martina Di Piazza, Francesca Conte, Simone Gattarello, Artem Kuzovlev , Valery Likhvantsev , Riccardo Puglisi
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The Psychological Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on the population of Bahrain

Ali Alsalman, Haitham Jahrami, Hajar Mubarak, Majed Aljabal, Mahmood Abdulnabi, Adel Yusuf, Alharith Ishaq, Nicola Bragazzi
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Clinical features and short-term outcomes of COVID-19 in Tehran, Iran: An analysis of mortality and hospital stay

Alireza Kashefizadeh, Laya Ohadi, Maryam Golmohammadi, Farnaz Araghi, Sahar Dadkhahfar, Arda kiani, Atefeh Abedini, Abbas Fadaii, Alieh Ghojoghi, Mehdi Nouraie, Mohammadreza Tabary
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Clinical Outcome of Eosinophilia in Patients with COVID-19: A Controlled Study

Arun Prabhakaran Nair, Ashraf Soliman, Muna A. Al Masalamani, Vincenzo De Sanctis, Abdulqadir J. Nashwan, Sreethish Sasi, Elrazi A. Ali, Ola A. Hassan, Fatima M. Iqbal, Mohamed A. Yassin
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Proposed Scoring System for Evaluating Clinico-radiological Severity of COVID- 19 using Plain Chest X- ray (CXR) changes (CO X-RADS): Preliminary results

Vincenzo De Sanctis, Elsaid M.A Bedair, Ashraf T Soliman, Arun Prabhakaran Nair, Muna A. Al Masalamani , Mohamed Yassin
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REVIEWS/FOCUS ON - SPECIAL COVID19

The Impact of COVID-19 on Medical Examinations

Amer Harky, Donia Karimaghaei, Hannah Katmeh, Savini Hewage
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A review of current knowledge on Pollution, Cigarette Smoking and COVID-19 diffusion and their relationship with inflammation

Manuela Gallo, Maria E Street, Fabiola Guerra, Vassilios Fanos, Maria Antonietta Marcialis
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Meaning in life and demoralization: a mental-health reading perspective of suicidality in the time of COVID-19

Alessandra Costanza, Sarah Di Marco, Marta Burroni, Francesco Corasaniti, Patrizia Santinon, Massimo Prelati, Vasileios Chytas, Christine Cedraschi, Julia Ambrosetti
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Medicine and humanism in the time of COVID-19. Ethical choices

Marco Doldi, Andrea Moscatelli, Angelo Ravelli, Raffaele Spiazzi, Paolo Petralia
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Rehabilitative treatment of patients with COVID-19 infection: the P.A.R.M.A. evidence based clinical practice protocol

Federica Petraglia, Marco Chiavilli, Barbara Zaccaria, Monica Nora, Patrizia Mammi, Elena Ranza, Anais Rampello, Antonio Marcato, Fabio Pessina, Annamaria Salghetti, Cosimo Costantino, Antonio Frizziero, Patrizia Fanzaghi, Silvia Faverzani, Ottavia Bergamini, Stefania Allegri, Francesca Rodà, Rodolfo Brianti, the COVID-19 Rehabilitation Group
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The Multifacets of COVID-19 in Adult Patients: A Concise Clinical Review on Pulmonary and Extrapulmonary Manifestations for Healthcare Physicians

Duran Canatan , Joan Lluis Vives Corrons, Vincenzo De Sanctis
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Current Perspectives of convalescent plasma therapy in COVID-19

Kamal Kant Sahu, Ajay Kumar Mishra, Manish Raturi, Amos Lal
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An Update on Pulmonary Hypertension in Coronavirus Disease-19 (COVID-19)

Ajay Mishra, Amos Lal, Kamal Kant Sahu, Anu Anna George, Kevin Martin, Jennifer Sargent
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Psychological and psychiatric impact of COVID-19 pandemic among children and adolescents.

Michela Deolmi, Francesco Pisani
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Ventilatory Support for COVID-19 Patients

Amer Harky, Tinotenda A Harahwa, Inayat H Khan
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What we have learned for the future about COVID-19 and healthcare management of it?

Ioannis Alexandros Charitos, Francesco Inchingolo, Adriana Mosca, Domenico Carretta, Andrea Ballini, Luigi Santacroce
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Practical tips for prevention of cardiovascular disease in women after quarantine for COVID-19 disease.

Anna Vittoria Mattioli, Alberto Farinetti
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SARS-CoV-2 transmission in the Lombardy Region: the increase of household contagion and its implication for containment measures

Carlo Signorelli, Anna Odone, Giuseppe Stirparo, Danilo Cereda, Maria Gramegna, Marco Trivelli, Gianni Rezza
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Obstructive sleep apnea, cpap and COVID-19: a brief review

Carlotta Mutti, Nicoletta Azzi, Margherita Soglia, Irene Pollara, Francesca Alessandrini, Liborio Parrino
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Triage protocol for allocation of critical health resources during Covid-19 pandemic and public health emergencies. A narrative review

Laura Iacorossi, Alice J. Fauci, Antonello Napoletano, Daniela D'Angelo, Katia Salomone, Roberto Latina, Daniela Coclite, Primiano Iannone
Abstract 66 | PDF Downloads 15

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COVID-19 and its impact on cardiology service

Amer Harky, Cheryl Yan Ting Chor, Yuti Khare
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Exploring the emergence of vertical transmission of SARS-CoV-2: A Rapid Review

Vidhi Jain, Tanuj Kanchan, Kewal Krishan
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CORRESPONDENCE - SPECIAL COVID19

Therapeutic support protocol for patient with dysosmia with or without dysgeusia related to the SARS-CoV2 virus infection

Ignazio Milone, Riccardo Vento, Luigi Ippolito, Samuel Paroni, Maurizio Giuseppe Vento
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Hepcidin is a friend rather than a foe in COVID19-induced complications.

Tatiana Sukhomlin
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Telepsychology: a new way to deal with relational problems associated with the COVID-19 epidemic.

Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, Maria Grazia Maggio
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COVID-19 and NF-kB: The Hepcidin paradox and the Iron Storm - Reply

Filippo Banchini
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How Covid 19 has changed Neurorehabilitation in Italy: a critical appraisal

Rocco Salvatore Calabrò, Alfredo Manuli, Antonino Naro, Giuseppe Rao
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End of life in the time of COVID-19 pandemic: take care of death

Pasquale Buonanno, Maria Vargas, Annachiara Marra, Carmine Iacovazzo, Giuseppe Servillo
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Sri Petaling COVID-19 cluster in Malaysia: challenges and the mitigation strategies

Sabreena Safuan, Hisham Atan Edinur
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Supporting healthcare workers on front lines of the Covid-19 fight

Mario Malerba, Beatrice Ragnoli, Edmond Puca, Pellumb Pipero
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Quarantine of Health Care Workers in the COVID-19 Crisis: Why and How Long?

Benhur Joel Shadrach, Kunal Deokar
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Agony of the laborers and daily wagers during the COVID-19 induced lockdown in India

Richa Mukhra, Kewal Krishan, Tanuj Kanchan
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The regarding the call to explore the unexpected low severity of COVID-19 in Sub-Saharan Africa

Luis Fonte, Maria Ginori, Gissel García
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Two Weeks of “COVID-19” Search on PubMed.gov

Antonio Liu
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Prospective studies are needed of the neurology and neuropsychiatry of COVID-19: reply

James Badenoch, Cameron Watson, Benjamin Cross, Timothy R Nicholson, Alasdair G Rooney
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The role of angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 in COVID-19 induced lung injury

Sara Torabi, Farbod Bahreini, Nima Rezaei
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CASE REPORTS - SPECIAL COVID19

Hemorrhagic pericardial effusion leading to cardiac tamponade, as presenting feature of COVID-19 in a young man: a case report

Amir Heidari, S.Enssieh Hashemi, Mohammad Parsa mahjoob, Amir Nasser Jadbabaei
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Treatment of COVID-19 in Pregnancy with Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin: a case report

Giovanni Sisti, Antonio Schiattarella, Andrea Sisti
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Diabetic ketoacidosis at type 1 diabetes onset: indirect impact of COVID-19 pandemic

Pietro Lazzeroni, Luca Bernardi, Francesco Pecora, Matteo Motta, Laura Bianchi, Maria Beatrice Ruozi, Alessandra Giacometti, Silvia Venezia, Icilio Dodi, Brunella Iovane
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Chest Computed Tomography Findings of Eight Patients With Covid-19 Diagnosis: Case Series

Seda Ozkan, Onur Tutar, Yonca Senem Akdeniz, Fatih Cakmak, Afsin Ipekci, Serap Biberoglu
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Reviews

Upper extremity reconstruction following open surgical repair of giant arteriovenous fistula aneurysm: clinical case and systematic review of the literature

Tariq A Almerey, Jeremie D Oliver, Matthew S Jorgensen, Brian D Rinker, Houssam A Farres, Albert G Hakaim, Antonio Jorge Forte
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Original articles

The clinical legal medicine: a need for quality of care and patient’s safety. A single center five-year experience

Matteo Bolcato, Marianna Russo, Matteo Sanavio, Daniele Rodriguez, Anna Aprile
Abstract 114 | PDF Downloads 12

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Air temperatures and occupational injuries in the agricultural settings: a report from Northern Italy (Po River Valley, 2013-2017)

Matteo Riccò, Luigi Vezzosi, Federica Balzarini, Giovanni Gualerzi, Marina Valente, Nicola Luigi Bragazzi
Abstract 88 | PDF Downloads 4

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Correlation of dental anxiety with oral health status and treatment needs among 12-year old indian school going children

Kuracha Chakradhar, Doshi Dolar, Suhas Kulkarni, Bandari Srikanth Reddy, Madupu Padma Reddy, Adepu Srilatha
Abstract 64 | PDF Downloads 17

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Determining genetic variants in children and adolescents suffering from tetralogy of Fallot with a positive family history: methodology

Mohammad Reza Sabri, Mojgan Gharipour, Naeimeh Tayebi, Ladan Sadeghian, Shaghayegh Haghjooy Javanmard, Nizal Sarrafzadegan
Abstract 57 | PDF Downloads 34

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Synthesis, validation and quality controls of [68Ga]-DOTA-Pentixafor for PET imaging of chemokine receptor CXCR4 expression

Antonino Sammartano, Silvia Migliari, Maura Scarlattei, Giorgio Baldari, Livia Ruffini
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Impact of anticoagulants in elderly patients who suffer a hip fracture. Should we have a different approach?

Francisco Lotti, Cristina Maria Elizondo, Jorge Barla, Guido Carabelli, Maria Lilliana Soruco, Bruno Rafael Boietti, Javier Alberto Benchimol
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A consecutive series of patients undergoing trans-urethral cystolithotripsy with ballistic lithotripsy by a tertiary referral center for neurogenic bladder

Matteo Maltagliati, Gianluca Sampogna, Marco Citeri, Chiara Stefania Guerrer, Lucia Giovanna Zanollo, Luigi Rizzato, Emanuele Montanari, Salvatore Micali, Bernardo Rocco, Michele Spinelli
Abstract 59 | PDF Downloads 24

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Analysis of Patients Presenting to Emergency Department of a Pandemic Hospital

Ertuğrul Altınbilek, Derya Öztürk, Ceren Atasoy, Miray Özlem, fevzi yılmaz, Cemil kavalci
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Effects of vitamin D on apoptosis and betatrophin in the kidney tissue of experimental diabetic rats

Selçuk Demircan, Erhan Onalan, Tuncay Kuloğlu, Süleyman Aydın, Mehmet Hanifi Yalçın, Nevzat Gözel, Emir Dönder
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The Prevalence of Genu Varum and Genu Valgum in Overweight and Obese Patients: Assessing the Relationship between Body Mass Index and Knee Angular Deformities

Fahimeh Soheilipour, Abdolreza Pazouki, Ali Mazaherinezhad, Khatereh Yagoubzadeh, Haleh Dadgostar, Farzaneh Rouhani
Abstract 167 | PDF Downloads 17

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The ideal marker for measuring GFR: what are we looking for?

Claudio Maioli, Michela Mangano, Ferruccio Conte; Angelo Del Sole; Luca Tagliabue, Federico Alberici, Andrea Galassi, Mario Cozzolino
Abstract 32 | PDF Downloads 5

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Prevalence of Obesity and Overweight among School-Aged Children in Saudi Arabia and Its Association with Vitamin D Status

Adnan Al Shaikh, Fayssal Farahat, Bahaa Abaalkhail, Ibrahim Kaddam, Khalid Aseri, Yousef Al Saleh, Ali Al Qarni, Ahmed Al Shuaibi, Waleed Tamimi
Abstract 47 | PDF Downloads 14

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Treatment of hypoglycemia during prolonged physical activity in adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus

Jennifer Fumanelli, Roberto Franceschi, Monica Bonani, Massimo Orrasch, Vittoria Cauvin
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Monteggia-like lesions: preliminary reports and mid-term results of a single center

Filippo Calderazzi, Margherita Menozzi, Alessandro Nosenzo, Cristina Galavotti, Sofia Solinas, Enrico Vaienti, Francesco Ceccarelli
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Consumer prevalence, attitude and dietary behavior of online food delivery applications users in Kuwait

Fawaz D Almansour, Ahmad R Allafi, Tasleem A Zafar, Ahmad R Al-Haifi
Abstract 57 | PDF Downloads 14

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Recurrent respiratory infections in children: a study in clinical practice

Franco Ameli, Fabio Brocchetti, Sofia Mignosi, Maria Angela Tosca, Fabio Gallo, Giorgio Ciprandi
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Survey of nutrition knowledge of Kuwaiti health influencers in social media

Ahmad R Allafi
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Cross-cultural differences in food safety knowledge, attitudes and practices of food handlers working at restaurants in Kuwait

Ahmad R Allafi, Dina Al-Kandari, Jumanah Al-abdeen, Ahmad R Al-Haifi
Abstract 17 | PDF Downloads 5

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Non-invasive haemodynamic monitoring with Clearsight in patients undergoing spinal anaesthesia for total hip replacement. A prospective observational cohort study.

Daniela Ghisi, Marco Garroni, Sandra Giannone, Giovanni De Grandis, Andrea Fanelli, Maria Cristina Sorella, Stefano Bonarelli, Rita Maria Melotti
Abstract 15 | PDF Downloads 5

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Impact of nutritional knowledge on dietary behaviors of students in Kuwait University

Fawaz D. Almansour, Ahmad R. Allafi, Ahmad R. Al-Haifi
Abstract 15 | PDF Downloads 4

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Chronic migraine caused a higher rate of tendency to cannabinoid agonist compared to morphine

Mojdeh Mansoori, Mohammad Reza Zarei, Goli Chamani, Masoud Nazeri, Fatemeh Mohammadi, Samane Sadat Alavi, Mohammad Shabani
Abstract 18 | PDF Downloads 7

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Understanding leprosy in a nonendemic area: a pilot study on knowledge, attitudes, beliefs of medical professionals from North-Western Italy

Matteo Riccò, Luigi Vezzosi, Silvia Ranzieri, Federica Balzarini, Angelo Giosuè Mezzoiuso, Fabrizio Giovanni Vaccaro
Abstract 64 | PDF Downloads 9

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Platet Rich Plasma or Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy as callus accellerator in aseptic tibial non union. Evaluate of outcomes.

Giuseppe Rollo, Enrico Maria Bonura, Gabriele Falzarano, Michele Bisaccia, Julio Ribes Iborra, Predrag Grubor, Marco Filipponi, Paolo Pichierri, Philip Hitov, Danilo Leonetti, Valentina Russi, Walter Daghino, Luigi Meccariello
Abstract 17 | PDF Downloads 4

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Colorectal cancer screenings: a single center experience

Lorenzo Viani, Paolo Dell'Abate, Paolo Del Rio, Federico Marchesi, Francesco Tartamella, Matteo Rossini, Elisa Bertocchi, Mario Giuffrida
Abstract 28 | PDF Downloads 17

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Relationship between the serum levels of Vitamin D and inflammatory markers in ESRD patients

Abbas Etminan, Seyed Mostafa Seyed Askari, Ahmad Naghibzade Tahami, Seyed Adel Mahdi, Mina Behzadi, Mohammad Shabani
Abstract 158 | PDF Downloads 60

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Association between serum folate with inflammatory markers, disease clinical activity and serum homocysteine in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Does folate level have an effect on maintaining clinical remission?

Soheila Moein, Mostafa Vaghari-Tabari, Durdi Qujeq, Mehrdad Kashifard, Javad Shokri-Shirvani, Karimollah Hajian-Tilaki
Abstract 38 | PDF Downloads 15

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Various causative factors and associated complications of childhood obesity in Jeddah, western region, Saudi Arabia

Abdulmoein Al-Agha, Rahaf Ragbi, Yusra Mabkhoot, Ashjan Bahwirith, Arwa Mohammed, Elham Alhabi, Bashayer Dumyati, Asmaa Adel Milyani
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Which role for synthetic ligaments in the reconstruction of patellar tendon chronic rupture after TKA? Mid-term outcomes using LARS ligament.

Michele Giuntoli, Enrico Bonicoli, Nicola Piolanti, Edoardo Ipponi, Antonella Vigorito, Stefano Marchetti, Michelangelo Scaglione
Abstract 27 | PDF Downloads 12

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The role of superior capsular approach (SuperPATH) in the treatment of femoral neck fractures with hemiarthroplasty implantation: our experience and review of literature

Michelangelo Scaglione, Francesco Casella, Michele Giuntoli, Fabio Celli, Luca Fabbri, Stefano Marchetti
Abstract 17 | PDF Downloads 7

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Can Google Trends and Wikipedia help traditional surveillance? A pilot study on measles

Omar Enzo Santangelo, Sandro Provenzano  , Dimple Grigis, Domiziana Giordano, Francesco Armetta, Alberto Firenze
Abstract 195 | PDF Downloads 29

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Factors influencing the willingness to perform bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation on the workplace: a study from North-Eastern Italy

Matteo Riccò, Mirco Berrone, Luigi Vezzosi, Giovanni Gualerzi, Chiara Canal, Giuseppe De Paolis, Gert Schallenberg
Abstract 47 | PDF Downloads 8

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Update

Ozone therapy for musculoskeletal disorders Current concepts

Ibrahim Akkawi
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Focus On

Prevalence of Burnout among Italian Nurses: a descriptive study

Elsa Vitale, Erika Cesano, Francesco Germini
Abstract 47 | PDF Downloads 7

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Medical Humanities

Two Masters of Surgery in Parma during the Middle Ages

Gianfranco Cervellin, Michele Mitaritonno, Ugo Longobardi, Raffaele Virdis
Abstract 64 | PDF Downloads 23

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Study, conservation and exhibition of human remains: the need of a bioethical perspective

Marta Licata, Alessandro Bonsignore, Rosa Boano, Francesca Monza, Ezio Fulcheri, Rosagemma Ciliberti
Abstract 39 | PDF Downloads 7

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Case Reports

Management of abdominal wall recurrent subfascial seroma after pelvic surgery

Gianluca Raffaello Damiani, Claudio Lombardi, Eleonora Pulerà, Vera Loizzi, Mario Villa, Luca Maria Schonauer, Ettore Cicinelli
Abstract 115 | PDF Downloads 5

SPECT/CT with 99mTc labelled heat-denatured erythrocyte to detect thoracic and abdominal splenosis.

Antonino Sammartano
Abstract 25 | PDF Downloads 2

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Posterior thigh compartment syndrome associated with hamstring avulsion and antiplatelet therapy

Matteo Primavera, Andrea Gatti, Umberto Tarantino, Monica Gasparini
Abstract 27 | PDF Downloads 4

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Perimyocarditis as first sign of systemic onset juvenile idiopathic arthritis treated successfully with anakinra: a case-based review

Silvia Ciancia, Michela Cappella, Alessandro De Fanti, Lorenzo Iughetti
Abstract 26 | PDF Downloads 12

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Septic femoral shaft non-union treated by one-step surgery using a custom-made intramedullary antibiotic cement-coated carbon nail: case report and focus on surgical technique

Enrico Bonicoli, Nicola Piolanti, Michele Giuntoli, Simone Polloni, Michelangelo Scaglione
Abstract 38 | PDF Downloads 20

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Antithyroid treatment improves thrombocytopenia in a young patient with graves' disease

Maria Felicia Faienza, Viviana Valeria Palmieri, Mariangela Chiarito, Giuseppe Lassandro, Paola Giordano
Abstract 12 | PDF Downloads 2

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Poller blocking screw augmentation to treat delayed union of proximal tibial shaft fracture after locked IM nailing.

Alberto Ferreli, Daniela Nonne, Angelo Russo, Giuseppe Dessì, Giuseppe Marongiu
Abstract 3 | PDF Downloads 1

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e-Letters: Comments and Responses

A new era for medical liability in Italy: back to positivism

Emanuele Armocida
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Letters to the Editor

Briefing on

Anxiety in adolescents with severe asthma and response to treatment.

Amelia Licari; Riccardo Ciprandi; Gianluigi Marseglia, Giorgio Ciprandi
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Debate

Reviewer acknowledgements

Reviewer acknowledgements

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In memoriam

In Memoriam - Prof. Jean Louis Chaussain (1938-2021)

Maurizio Vanelli
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