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Role of Mycobacterium avium lysate INF-γ, IL-17, and IL-2 ELISPOT assays in diagnosing nontuberculous mycobacteria lymphadenitis in children.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 Jun 5;38(6):1113-1122. Epub 2019 Mar 5.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, viale Pieraccini 24, I-50139, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10096-019-03506-1DOI Listing
June 2019

Utility of tuberculin skin test and IGRA for tuberculosis screening in internationally adopted children: Retrospective analysis from a single center in Florence, Italy.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2019 Mar - Apr;28:64-67. Epub 2018 Jul 25.

Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Department of Health Science, University of Florence, Florence, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2018.07.009DOI Listing
May 2019

Treating children with tuberculosis: new weapons for an old enemy.

J Chemother 2019 May 5:1-19. Epub 2019 May 5.

a Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children University Hospital , University of Florence , Florence , Italy.

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https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/1120009X.2019.1
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1120009X.2019.1598039DOI Listing
May 2019

Accuracy of presepsin in neonatal sepsis: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 Apr 8;17(4):223-232. Epub 2019 Mar 8.

e Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Meyer University Children's Hospital, Department of Health Sciences , University of Florence , Florence , Italy.

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https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/14787210.2019.1
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2019.1584037DOI Listing
April 2019

Increasing imported malaria in children and adults in Tuscany, Italy, (2000 to 2017): A retrospective analysis.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2019 Apr 2. Epub 2019 Apr 2.

Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Department of Sciences for Health Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini, 24, 50100, Florence, Italy. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S14778939183026
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2019.03.011DOI Listing
April 2019

CD3, CD4, CD8, CD19 and CD16/CD56 positive cells in tuberculosis infection and disease: Peculiar features in children.

Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 2019 Jan-Dec;33:2058738419840241

Department of Health Sciences and Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2058738419840241DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6454648PMC
April 2019

QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube test performance in a large pediatric population investigated for suspected tuberculosis infection.

Paediatr Respir Rev 2019 Apr 22. Epub 2019 Apr 22.

Paediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Meyer Children's University Hospital, Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prrv.2019.03.010DOI Listing
April 2019

The internationally adopted child: overview of challenging issues.

Acta Paediatr 2019 Mar 28;108(3):396-397. Epub 2018 Aug 28.

Department of Health Sciences, Meyer's Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.14425DOI Listing
March 2019

Systematic review shows that immunising internationally adopted children is a major challenge for primary health care.

Acta Paediatr 2019 Mar 19;108(3):411-418. Epub 2018 Nov 19.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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March 2019

Congenital tuberculosis after in vitro fertilization presenting with endobronchial granuloma.

Pediatr Neonatol 2019 02 7;60(1):105-107. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pedneo.2018.02.001DOI Listing
February 2019

Should Pediatricians Be Aware of Cystic Echinococcosis? A Literature Review.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2019 Feb;68(2):161-168

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000002182DOI Listing
February 2019

Auxo-endocrinological features in a cohort of internationally adopted children in Italy.

World J Pediatr 2019 Feb 19. Epub 2019 Feb 19.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anne Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12519-019-00233-7DOI Listing
February 2019

Accelerated aging in perinatally HIV-infected children: clinical manifestations and pathogenetic mechanisms.

Aging (Albany NY) 2018 Nov;10(11):3610-3625

Section of Oncology and Immunology, Department of Surgery, Oncology and Gastroenterology, Unit of viral Oncology and AIDS Reference Center, University of Padova, Padova, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.18632/aging.101622DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6286860PMC
November 2018

Symptomatic Management of Febrile Illnesses in Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Parents' Knowledge and Behaviors and Their Evolution Over Time.

Front Pediatr 2018 5;6:279. Epub 2018 Oct 5.

Inserm U1153 Équipe de Recherche en Épidémiologie Obstétricale, Périnatale et Pédiatrique, Centre de Recherche Épidémiologie et Statistique Sorbonne Paris Cité, Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fped.2018.00279DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6183237PMC
October 2018

Inflammatory biomarkers to guide diagnostic and therapeutic decisions in children presenting with fever without apparent source.

J Chemother 2018 Sep 5;30(5):255-265. Epub 2018 Apr 5.

b Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Department of Health Science , Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence , Florence , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1120009X.2018.1451430DOI Listing
September 2018

Paediatric HIV-1 infection: updated strategies of prevention mother-to-child transmission.

J Chemother 2018 Jul 29;30(4):193-202. Epub 2018 Mar 29.

a Department of Health Sciences , Meyer University Hospital, University of Florence , Florence , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1120009X.2018.1451030DOI Listing
July 2018

Knowledge, attitudes and misconceptions of Italian healthcare professionals regarding fever management in children.

BMC Pediatr 2018 06 18;18(1):194. Epub 2018 Jun 18.

Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini, 24, 50100, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12887-018-1173-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6007065PMC
June 2018

Gianotti-Crosti syndrome and atypical hand-foot-mouth disease: two distinct entities or two manifestation of the same infection?

G Ital Dermatol Venereol 2018 Jun 29. Epub 2018 Jun 29.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy -

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http://dx.doi.org/10.23736/S0392-0488.18.05948-5DOI Listing
June 2018

Surgical treatment for chronic cervical lymphadenitis in children. Experience from a tertiary care paediatric centre on non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections.

Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2018 May 2;108:137-142. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Unit, Meyer Children's Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijporl.2018.02.042DOI Listing
May 2018

Latent tuberculosis in childhood: tolerability of two different therapeutic approaches.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2018 04 21;16(4):359-365. Epub 2018 Feb 21.

a Department of Health Sciences , University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital , Florence , Italy.

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April 2018

Guideline on management of the acute asthma attack in children by Italian Society of Pediatrics.

Ital J Pediatr 2018 Apr 6;44(1):46. Epub 2018 Apr 6.

Department of Woman and Child and General and Specialized Surgery, University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13052-018-0481-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5889573PMC
April 2018

Italian multicentre study found infectious and vaccine-preventable diseases in children adopted from Africa and recommends prompt medical screening.

Acta Paediatr 2018 Jan 24. Epub 2018 Jan 24.

Division of Pediatrics, Department of Health Sciences, IRCAD (Interdisciplinary Research Center of Autoimmune Diseases), University of Piemonte Orientale Amedeo Avogadro, Novara, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.14237DOI Listing
January 2018

Internationally adopted children: not only infectious diseases!

J Travel Med 2018 01;25(1)

Department of Health Sciences, Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini 24, 50100 Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tay036DOI Listing
January 2018

Procalcitonin performance in detecting serious and invasive bacterial infections in children with fever without apparent source: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 11 15;15(11):1041-1057. Epub 2017 Nov 15.

b Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Department of Health Sciences , University of Florence , Florence , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2017.1400907DOI Listing
November 2017

What not to do in acute otitis media: the top five recommendations proposed by the Italian Society of Preventive and Social Pediatrics.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 10 19;15(10):897-902. Epub 2017 Sep 19.

e Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation , Università degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore , Milan , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2017.1380518DOI Listing
October 2017

Guidelines for the symptomatic management of fever in children: systematic review of the literature and quality appraisal with AGREE II.

BMJ Open 2017 07 31;7(7):e015404. Epub 2017 Jul 31.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015404DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5642818PMC
July 2017

Use of tigecycline in pediatric clinical practice.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2017 06 17;15(6):605-612. Epub 2017 Apr 17.

a Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit , Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital , Florence , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2017.1318064DOI Listing
June 2017

The Risk of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Transmission from Pediatric Index Cases to School Pupils.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 05;36(5):525-528

From the *Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy; †Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Local Health Unit 10, Florence, Italy; ‡Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Local Health Unit 11, Empoli, Italy; §Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Local Health Unit 4, Prato, Italy; and ¶Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Local Health Unit 3, Pistoia, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000001492DOI Listing
May 2017

Epidemiology and Management of Acute Haematogenous Osteomyelitis in a Tertiary Paediatric Center.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2017 05 4;14(5). Epub 2017 May 4.

Paediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence 50100, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph14050477DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5451928PMC
May 2017

Prebiologic Therapy Tuberculosis Screening Experience in a Pediatric Rheumatology Center: TST and IGRA Are Both Necessary.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 04;36(4):440-441

Rheumatology Unit, Anna Meyer Children's Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy Paediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Anna Meyer Children's Hospital, Department of Health Science, University of Florence, Florence, Italy Rheumatology Unit, Anna Meyer Children's Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy, Department of Neuroscience, Pharmacology and Child Health (NEUROFARBA), University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000001466DOI Listing
April 2017

Choosing Wisely: The Top-5 Recommendations from the Italian Panel of the National Guidelines for the Management of Acute Pharyngitis in Children.

Clin Ther 2017 Mar 6;39(3):646-649. Epub 2017 Feb 6.

Anna Meyer Children׳s University Hospital, Department of Health Sciences, Section of Paediatrics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinthera.2017.01.021DOI Listing
March 2017

Septic arthritis in children in resource limited and non-resource limited countries: an update on diagnosis and treatment.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2016 11 21;14(11):1087-1096. Epub 2016 Sep 21.

c Orthopaedics and Traumatology Department , Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital , Florence , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2016.1235973DOI Listing
November 2016

Use of specific immunoglobulins and vaccines for the management of accidental needlestick injury in the child: a practical review in the anti-vaccination movement era.

J Chemother 2016 Oct 27;28(5):355-8. Epub 2016 Jun 27.

a Department of Health Science , University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital , Florence , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1120009X.2016.1173318DOI Listing
October 2016

Vitamin D Status and Predictors of Hypovitaminosis D in Internationally Adopted Children.

PLoS One 2016;11(9):e0158469. Epub 2016 Sep 29.

Department of Health Sciences, Meyer Children University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0158469PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5042493PMC
September 2016

Dramatic Pertussis Resurgence in Tuscan Infants in 2014.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2016 08;35(8):930-1

Infectious Disease Unit, Meyer University Hospital, Department of Health Sciences University of Florence Information Technology Section, Tuscany Regional Government, Department of Right to Health and Solidarity Policies Infectious Disease Unit, Meyer University Hospital, Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000001198DOI Listing
August 2016

A Case of Acute Osteomyelitis: An Update on Diagnosis and Treatment.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2016 05 27;13(6). Epub 2016 May 27.

Orthopedics and Traumatology, Meyer University Hospital, Florence 50100, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijerph13060539DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4923996PMC
May 2016

Recommendations for pediatric tuberculosis vaccination in Italy.

Hum Vaccin Immunother 2016 03;12(3):644-50

a Pediatric Clinic, Meyer Hospital, University of Florence , Florence , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2015.1106657DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4964763PMC
March 2016

Performance of a non-contact infrared thermometer in healthy newborns.

BMJ Open 2016 Mar 16;6(3):e008695. Epub 2016 Mar 16.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008695DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4800130PMC
March 2016

Recommendations Concerning the Therapeutic Approach to Immunocompromised Children With Tuberculosis.

Clin Ther 2016 Jan 6;38(1):180-90. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

Pediatric Highly Intensive Care Unit, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Università degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinthera.2015.10.012DOI Listing
January 2016

Fever phobia 35 years later: did we fail?

Acta Paediatr 2016 Jan;105(1):9-10

Necker Hospital for Sick Children, Inserm U1153, Paris-Descartes University, Paris, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.13221DOI Listing
January 2016

Fluoroquinolones in children: update of the literature.

J Chemother 2015 Oct 23;27(5):257-65. Epub 2015 Jun 23.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/1973947815Y.0000000054DOI Listing
October 2015

Advantages of Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay Performed on Gastric Aspirates for Rapid Diagnosis of Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Children in a Low Prevalence Country.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 Sep;34(9):1041-2

Department of Health Sciences University of Florence and Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000790DOI Listing
September 2015

A rare cause of osteomyelitis with a rare genetic mutation: when Mycobacterium doesn't only mean tuberculosis.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2015 Aug;19(8):999-1000

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Italy; Divison of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.14.0194DOI Listing
August 2015

What steps do we need to take to improve diagnosis of tuberculosis in children?

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2015 Jul 4;13(7):907-22. Epub 2015 May 4.

Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14787210.2015.1040764DOI Listing
July 2015

Severe Erosive Esophagitis Associated With a Short Course of Ibuprofen.

J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2015 Jul;61(1):e1

Meyer Children's Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0b013e3182a0e0bfDOI Listing
July 2015

First Human Case of Meningitis and Sepsis in a Child Caused by Actinobacillus suis or Actinobacillus equuli.

J Clin Microbiol 2015 Jun 15;53(6):1990-2. Epub 2015 Apr 15.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00339-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4432038PMC
June 2015

Metabolic and renal adverse effects of antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected children and adolescents.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 May;34(5 Suppl 1):S36-43

From the *Infectious Disease Unit, Pediatrics Department, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu - Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain; and †Paediatric Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Paediatric Medicine, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000663DOI Listing
May 2015

Starting treatment in pediatric HIV infection: try to clarify a gray area.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 May;34(5 Suppl 1):S31-5

From the Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000662DOI Listing
May 2015

Perinatal human immunodeficiency virus type-1 in the 21st century: new challenges in treatment and health care organization.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 May;34(5 Suppl 1):S1-2

From the Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000658DOI Listing
May 2015

Strategies for the prevention of mother to child transmission in Western countries: an update.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 May;34(5 Suppl 1):S14-30

From the *Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Italy; and †Infectious Disease Unit, Pediatrics Department, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu - Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000661DOI Listing
May 2015

Long-term effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy on immunologic features in children.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 May;34(5 Suppl 1):S3-6

From the Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000659DOI Listing
May 2015

The new face of the pediatric HIV epidemic in Western countries: demographic characteristics, morbidity and mortality of the pediatric HIV-infected population.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2015 May;34(5 Suppl 1):S7-13

From the *Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy; †Population, Policy and Practice Programme, University College London Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom; ‡Paediatric Infectious Diseases Unit, Paediatric Department, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu-Universitat de Barcelona, Esplugues, Barcelona, Spain; and §Department of Pediatrics, Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000660DOI Listing
May 2015

Interferon-gamma release assay sensitivity in children younger than 5 years is insufficient to replace the use of tuberculin skin test in western countries.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2014 Dec;33(12):1291-3

From the *Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, and †Immunology Unit and Laboratory, Meyer Children's University Hospital of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000432DOI Listing
December 2014

Management and prevention of pertussis infection in neonates.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2014 Dec 5;12(12):1515-31. Epub 2014 Nov 5.

Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Viale Pieraccini 24, I-50139, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1586/14787210.2014.979156DOI Listing
December 2014

Response to Fassio and Almerigogna regarding immune function and herpes simplex encephalitis.

Pediatr Neurol 2014 Dec 10;51(6):e21. Epub 2014 Aug 10.

Department of Sciences for Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2014.08.004DOI Listing
December 2014

Vitamin D and tuberculosis: a multicenter study in children.

BMC Infect Dis 2014 Dec 11;14:652. Epub 2014 Dec 11.

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, viale Pieraccini 24, I-50139, Florence, Italy.

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http://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s1287
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-014-0652-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4272523PMC
December 2014

Performance of interferon-γ release assay for the diagnosis of active or latent tuberculosis in children in the first 2 years of age: a multicenter study of the Italian Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2014 Sep;33(9):e226-31

From the *Department of Pediatrics, University of Turin, AOU Città della Salute e della Scienza, Regina Margherita Children's Hospital, Turin; †Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence; ‡Department of Pediatrics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena; §Department of Pediatrics, University of Bologna, S. Orsola-Malpighi General Hospital, Bologna; ¶Unit of Microbiology, Department DIMES, University of Bologna, S. Orsola-Malpighi General Hospital, Bologna; ‖Pietro Barilla Children's Hospital, Parma; **Pediatrics and Infectious Diseases, Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù, IRCCS, Rome; and ††Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Università degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000353DOI Listing
September 2014

Pertussis is still common in a highly vaccinated infant population.

Acta Paediatr 2014 Aug 29;103(8):846-9. Epub 2014 Apr 29.

Department of Sciences for Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/apa.12655DOI Listing
August 2014

Vaccine effectiveness against severe laboratory-confirmed influenza in children: results of two consecutive seasons in Italy.

Vaccine 2014 Jul 21;32(35):4466-70. Epub 2014 Jun 21.

Department of Paediatric, Gynecologic, Microbiologic and Biomedical Sciences, University Hospital, Messina, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.06.048DOI Listing
July 2014

Bacterial lung infections in cystic fibrosis patients: an update.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2014 Jun;33(6):653-4

From the Department of Paediatric Medicine, Meyer University Hospital, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000000347DOI Listing
June 2014

Pediatric human immunodeficiency virus infection and cancer in the highly active antiretroviral treatment (HAART) era.

Cancer Lett 2014 May 7;347(1):38-45. Epub 2014 Feb 7.

Section of Oncology and Immunology, Department of Surgery, Oncology and Gastroenterology-DiSCOG, University of Padova, Padova, Italy; Istituto Oncologico Veneto (IOV)-IRCCS, Padova, Italy. Electronic address:

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May 2014

International guidelines on tackling community-acquired pneumonia show major discrepancies between developed and developing countries.

Acta Paediatr 2013 Dec;102(465):4-16

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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December 2013

Diagnostic features of community-acquired pneumonia in children: what's new?

Acta Paediatr 2013 Dec;102(465):17-24

Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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December 2013

Adherence among Italian paediatricians to the Italian guidelines for the management of fever in children: a cross sectional survey.

BMC Pediatr 2013 Dec 18;13:210. Epub 2013 Dec 18.

Department of Health Sciences, Paediatric Section, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3878332PMC
December 2013

Increasing incidence of tuberculosis in Tuscan youth, 1997 to 2011.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2013 Nov;32(11):1289-91

From the Department of Health Sciences, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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November 2013

Antibiotic induced liver injury: what about children?

J Chemother 2013 Oct;25(5):255-72

University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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October 2013

Survey assessment on pediatricians' attitudes on head lice management.

Ital J Pediatr 2013 Oct 3;39:62. Epub 2013 Oct 3.

Department of Health Sciences, Unit of Paediatrics, University of Florence, Anna Meyer Children's University Hospital, Viale Pieraccini, 24 I-50129 Florence, Italy.

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October 2013

Author reply: To PMID 23188099.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2013 Aug;32(8):928-9

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August 2013

Herpes simplex encephalitis with occipital localization in an infant: a different route of entry in the brain system?

Pediatr Neurol 2013 Jun;48(6):463-5

Department of Sciences for Woman and Child's Health, University of Florence, Anna Meyer, Children's University Hospital, Florence, Italy.

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June 2013

Pertussis re-emergence in the post-vaccination era.

BMC Infect Dis 2013 Mar 26;13:151. Epub 2013 Mar 26.

Anna Meyer University Hospital, Department of Health Sciences, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.

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March 2013