Publications by authors named "Francesco Franceschi"

100Publications

REPLY TO COMMENT ON: Predicting In-Hospital Mortality in COVID-19 Older Patients with Specifically Developed Scores.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2021 Jan 10. Epub 2021 Jan 10.

Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS, Rome.

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January 2021

Prognostic role of hypothyroidism and low free-triiodothyronine levels in patients hospitalized with acute heart failure.

Intern Emerg Med 2021 Jan 2. Epub 2021 Jan 2.

Department of Internal Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A.Gemelli IRCCS, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy.

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January 2021

The Efficacy of Injections for Partial Rotator Cuff Tears: A Systematic Review.

J Clin Med 2020 Dec 25;10(1). Epub 2020 Dec 25.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, San Pietro Fatebenefratelli Hospital, 00189 Rome, Italy.

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December 2020

Prosthetic joint infection. A relevant public health issue.

J Infect Public Health 2020 Dec 21;13(12):1888-1891. Epub 2020 Oct 21.

Upper and Lower Limb Surgery Unit, University Campus Bio-Medico, Rome, Italy.

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December 2020

Electrocardiographic Findings and Clinical Outcome in Patients with COVID-19 or Other Acute Infectious Respiratory Diseases.

J Clin Med 2020 Nov 12;9(11). Epub 2020 Nov 12.

Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Sciences, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, 00168 Rome, Italy.

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November 2020

Predicting In-Hospital Mortality in COVID-19 Older Patients with Specifically Developed Scores.

J Am Geriatr Soc 2021 Jan 30;69(1):37-43. Epub 2020 Nov 30.

Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Rome, Italy.

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January 2021

Risk Management in First Aid for Acute Drug Intoxication.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 10 30;17(21). Epub 2020 Oct 30.

Department of Anatomy, Histology, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics, Sapienza University, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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October 2020

Electrocardiographic findings at presentation and clinical outcome in patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Europace 2020 Oct 23. Epub 2020 Oct 23.

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy.

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October 2020

COVID-19 and intestinal inflammation: Role of fecal calprotectin.

Dig Liver Dis 2020 11 22;52(11):1231-1233. Epub 2020 Sep 22.

Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS.

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November 2020

Non-COVID Diseases during the Pandemic: Where Have All Other Emergencies Gone?

Medicina (Kaunas) 2020 Oct 1;56(10). Epub 2020 Oct 1.

Emergency Department-Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS-Largo A. Gemelli, 00168 1 Rome, Italy.

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October 2020

Authors' reply to: Comment to better understanding of the study "Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors in COVID-19 patients aged ≥80 years".

Geriatr Gerontol Int 2020 11 4;20(11):1094. Epub 2020 Oct 4.

Emergency Department, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS, Rome, Italy.

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November 2020

Predicting intensive care unit admission and death for COVID-19 patients in the emergency department using early warning scores.

Resuscitation 2020 11 9;156:84-91. Epub 2020 Sep 9.

Emergency Department, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS, Rome, Italy; Institute of Emergency Medicine, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy.

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November 2020

Reliability and Agreement of Point and 2-D Shear-Wave Elastography in Assessing the Sciatic Nerve Stiffness.

Ultrasound Med Biol 2020 Nov 28;46(11):3162-3167. Epub 2020 Aug 28.

Department Upper and Lower Limb Surgery Unit, Campus Bio-Medico University, Rome, Italy.

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November 2020

Lung Ultrasound Findings Are Associated with Mortality and Need for Intensive Care Admission in COVID-19 Patients Evaluated in the Emergency Department.

Ultrasound Med Biol 2020 11 15;46(11):2927-2937. Epub 2020 Jul 15.

Department of Emergency Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Rome, Italy; School of Emergency Medicine, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy.

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November 2020

The management of the long head of the biceps in rotator cuff repair: A comparative study of high vs. subpectoral tenodesis.

J Sport Health Sci 2020 Aug 11. Epub 2020 Aug 11.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Biomedico University of Rome, Via Alvaro del Portillo 200, 00100 Rome, Italy.

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August 2020

Gut Alterations in Septic Patients: A Biochemical Literature Review.

Rev Recent Clin Trials 2020 Aug 10. Epub 2020 Aug 10.

Department of Anesthesiology and Emergency Sciences, Emergency Medicine Division, Policlinico Gemelli/IRCCS - Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome. Italy.

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August 2020

Bedside Cardiac Pocus in Emergency Setting: A Practice Review.

Rev Recent Clin Trials 2020 Aug 1. Epub 2020 Aug 1.

Department of Anesthesiology and Emergency Sciences-Emergency Medicine Division, Policlinico Gemelli/IRCCSUniversity of Catholic of Sacred Heart, Rome. Italy.

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August 2020

Novel biomarkers to assess the risk for acute coronary syndrome: beyond troponins.

Intern Emerg Med 2020 10 3;15(7):1193-1199. Epub 2020 Jul 3.

Emergency Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A. Gemelli, 8, 00168, Rome, Italy.

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October 2020

Clinical Management of Infectious Diarrhea.

Rev Recent Clin Trials 2020 Jun 28. Epub 2020 Jun 28.

Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS - Rome. Italy.

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June 2020

Effects of latissimus dorsi (LD) flap harvest on shoulder function in delayed breast reconstruction. A long-term analysis considering the acromiohumeral interval (AHI), the WOSI, and BREAST-Q questionnaires.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2020 Oct 25;73(10):1862-1870. Epub 2020 May 25.

Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Via Alvaro del Portillo, 200 - 00128, Rome, (Italy).

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October 2020

A Review on the Use of Reversal Agents of Direct Oral Anticogulant Drugs in Case of Gastrointestinal Bleeding.

Rev Recent Clin Trials 2020 Jun 24. Epub 2020 Jun 24.

Department of Emergency Medicine Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS, Rome. Italy.

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June 2020

Lack of utility of CK-MB in combination with troponin I for the diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome.

Intern Emerg Med 2020 10 20;15(7):1345-1346. Epub 2020 Jun 20.

Department of Basic Biotechnological Sciences, Intensivological and Perioperative Clinics, UOC of Clinical Chemistry, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy.

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October 2020

COVID-19 and thrombotic complications: Pulmonary thrombosis rather than embolism?

Thromb Res 2020 09 8;193:98. Epub 2020 Jun 8.

Department of Emergency Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy.

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September 2020

Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors in COVID-19 patients aged ≥80 years.

Geriatr Gerontol Int 2020 Jul 9;20(7):704-708. Epub 2020 Jun 9.

Emergency Department, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS, Rome, Italy.

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July 2020

Early procalcitonin determination in the emergency department and clinical outcome of community-acquired pneumonia in old and oldest old patients.

Eur J Intern Med 2020 Sep 12;79:51-57. Epub 2020 May 12.

Emergency Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS, Largo Francesco Vito 1, 00168, Roma, Italia; Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italia.

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September 2020

No association between post-exercise high-sensitivity troponin T levels and CAD.

Int J Cardiol 2020 05;307:15

Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica Del Sacro Cuore, Department of Emergency Medicine, Roma, Italy.

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May 2020

Helicobacter pylori "Test-and-Treat" strategy with urea breath test: A cost-effective strategy for the management of dyspepsia and the prevention of ulcer and gastric cancer in Spain-Results of the Hp-Breath initiative.

Helicobacter 2020 Aug 13;25(4):e12693. Epub 2020 Apr 13.

Hospital Universitario de La Princesa, Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Princesa (IIS-IP), Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, and Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas (CIBEREHD), Madrid, Spain.

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August 2020

From Regular Catharsis with Castor Oil to Recognizing the Importance of the Intestinal Microbiota.

Dig Dis 2020 Jan 6:1-9. Epub 2020 Jan 6.

Digestive Disease Centre, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli IRCCS, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy,

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January 2020

Accuracy and performance of a new handheld ultrasound machine with wireless system.

Sci Rep 2019 10 10;9(1):14599. Epub 2019 Oct 10.

Department Upper and Lower Limb Surgery Unit, University Campus Bio-Medico, Rome, Italy.

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October 2019

Left Ventricular Noncompaction: Cause or Consequence of Myocardial Disease? A Case Report and Literature Review.

Cardiology 2019;143(3-4):100-104. Epub 2019 Sep 11.

Institute of Cardiology, Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Sciences, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli, IRCCS, Rome, Italy,

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February 2020

Review: Helicobacter pylori and extragastric diseases.

Helicobacter 2019 Sep;24 Suppl 1:e12636

CHU Bordeaux, Pôle de Gérontologie Clinique, Bordeaux, France.

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September 2019

Use of the PEPTEST™ tool for the diagnosis of GERD in the Emergency Department.

Am J Emerg Med 2019 11 26;37(11):2115-2116. Epub 2019 Jun 26.

Università Cattolica Del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy; Department of Emergency Medicine, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Roma, Italy. Electronic address:

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November 2019

What is the Healthy Gut Microbiota Composition? A Changing Ecosystem across Age, Environment, Diet, and Diseases.

Microorganisms 2019 Jan 10;7(1). Epub 2019 Jan 10.

UOC di Nutrizione Clinica, Dipartimento di Scienze Gastroenterologiche, Endocrino-Metaboliche e Nefro-Urologiche, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, 00168 Rome, Italy.

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January 2019

The role of the subscapularis tendon in a lateralized reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: repair versus nonrepair.

Int Orthop 2019 11 5;43(11):2579-2586. Epub 2019 Jan 5.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University, Via Alvaro del Portillo, 200, Trigoria, 00128, Rome, Italy.

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November 2019

Age-related Trends in Adults with Urinary Tract Infections Presenting to the Emergency Department: A 5-Year Experience.

Rev Recent Clin Trials 2019 ;14(2):147-156

Emergency Department, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy.

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January 2020

A new clinical score for cranial CT in ED non-trauma patients: Definition and first validation.

Am J Emerg Med 2019 07 19;37(7):1279-1284. Epub 2018 Sep 19.

Medicina D'Urgenza, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Roma, Italy; Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Roma, Italy.

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July 2019

Helicobacter pylori and extragastric diseases.

Helicobacter 2018 Sep;23 Suppl 1:e12520

Internal Medicine Institute, Fondaeione Policlinico Unversitario Agostino Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy.

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September 2018

Considering gut microbiota disturbance in the management of Helicobacter pylori infection.

Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018 Sep 7;12(9):899-906. Epub 2018 Aug 7.

a Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Department , Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS - Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore , Roma , Italy.

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September 2018

Use of oral anticoagulant drugs in older patients with atrial fibrillation in internal medicine wards.

Eur J Intern Med 2018 06 12;52:e12-e14. Epub 2018 Apr 12.

Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria "Policlinico-Vittorio Emanuele" di Catania - Medicina Interna, Italy.

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June 2018

T2Bacteria magnetic resonance assay for the rapid detection of ESKAPEc pathogens directly in whole blood.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 03;73(suppl_4):iv20-iv26

Institute of Microbiology, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli, Rome, Italy.

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March 2018

Helicobacter pylori in metabolic related diseases.

Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 2018 Sep 30;64(3):297-309. Epub 2018 Mar 30.

Unit of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Liver Disease, Gastroenterological Area, Department of Gastroenterological-Endocrinometabolic Sciences, Policlinico A. Gemelli Foundation, Sacro Cuore Catholic University, Rome, Italy.

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September 2018

Pseudo-patella baja: a minor yet frequent complication of total knee arthroplasty.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2018 Jun 23;26(6):1831-1837. Epub 2017 Dec 23.

Orthopedics and Traumatology Department, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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June 2018

No difference between cemented and cementless total knee arthroplasty in young patients: a review of the evidence.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2017 Jun 22;25(6):1749-1756. Epub 2017 Mar 22.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University, Via Alvaro del Portillo, 200, 00128, Trigoria, Rome, Italy.

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June 2017

The Management of Extensor Mechanism Disruption After Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review.

Sports Med Arthrosc Rev 2017 Mar;25(1):41-50

*Department of Musculoskeletal Disorders, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Salerno, Salerno ‡Department Upper and Lower Limb Surgery Unit, University Campus Bio-Medico, Rome, Rome §Department BIOMORF, University Policlinic "Gaetano Martino", University of Messina, Messina, Italy †Institute of Health Sciences Education, Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK.

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March 2017

Combining pain therapy with lifestyle: the role of personalized nutrition and nutritional supplements according to the SIMPAR Feed Your Destiny approach.

J Pain Res 2016 8;9:1179-1189. Epub 2016 Dec 8.

Study in Multidisciplinary Pain Research Group; Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Parma; Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Pain Therapy Service, Azienda Ospedaliero, Universitaria of Parma, Parma, Italy.

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December 2016

Helicobacter pylori and extragastric diseases.

Helicobacter 2016 Sep;21 Suppl 1:45-8

Internal Medicine Institute, Policlinico A. Gemelli, Catholic University of Rome, Italy.

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September 2016

Bacillus clausii and gut homeostasis: state of the art and future perspectives.

Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 Aug 22;10(8):943-8. Epub 2016 Jun 22.

a Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Division , Catholic University of Rome, Policlinico 'A. Gemelli' Hospital , Roma , Italia.

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August 2016

Surgical management of osteonecrosis of the humeral head: a systematic review.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2017 Oct 19;25(10):3270-3278. Epub 2016 May 19.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Via Alvaro del Portillo, 200, 00128, Trigoria, Rome, Italy.

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October 2017

I.S.Mu.L.T - Rotator Cuff Tears Guidelines.

Muscles Ligaments Tendons J 2015 Oct-Dec;5(4):227-63. Epub 2016 Feb 13.

Head of Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Azienda Ospedaliera San Giovanni di Dio e Ruggi d'Aragona, University of Salerno, Italy; Queen Mary University of London, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine, Mile End Hospital, London, UK.

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March 2016

Obituary.

Intern Emerg Med 2016 Apr;11(3):489

Fondazione Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli, Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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April 2016

Double-Row Repair Lowers the Retear Risk After Accelerated Rehabilitation.

Am J Sports Med 2016 Apr 21;44(4):948-56. Epub 2016 Jan 21.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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April 2016

Gut microbiota in autism and mood disorders.

World J Gastroenterol 2016 Jan;22(1):361-8

Francesca Mangiola, Gianluca Ianiro, Francesco Franceschi, Antonio Gasbarrini, Catholic University, School of Medicine, 00168 Rome, Italy.

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January 2016

Rectus Femoris Tendon Calcification: Arthroscopic Excision in 6 Top Amateur Athletes.

Orthop J Sports Med 2014 Dec 12;2(12):2325967114561585. Epub 2014 Dec 12.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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December 2014

Extragastric Diseases and Helicobacter pylori.

Helicobacter 2015 Sep;20 Suppl 1:40-6

Department of Medicine, Second Medical Clinic, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece.

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September 2015

Volar locking plates versus K-wire/pin fixation for the treatment of distal radial fractures: a systematic review and quantitative synthesis.

Br Med Bull 2015 Sep 26;115(1):91-110. Epub 2015 Apr 26.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Biomedico University of Rome, Via Alvaro del Portillo 200, Rome, Italy.

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September 2015

Helicobacter pylori and small intestinal bacterial overgrowth affect gastrointestinal symptoms in Fabry's disease.

Dig Liver Dis 2015 Jul 6;47(7):618-9. Epub 2015 Mar 6.

Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, "A. Gemelli Policlinic", Catholic University, Rome, Italy.

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July 2015

Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis using an intramedullary nail: a systematic review.

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2016 Apr 26;24(4):1316-25. Epub 2015 Feb 26.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Biomedico University of Rome, Via Alvaro del Portillo, Rome, Italy.

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April 2016

Disability is associated with emergency room visits in the elderly: a population-based study.

Aging Clin Exp Res 2015 Oct 14;27(5):663-71. Epub 2015 Feb 14.

Emergency Department, Catholic University of Medicine, Rome, Italy.

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October 2015

Hamstring Tendon Regeneration After Harvest for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Systematic Review.

Arthroscopy 2015 Jun 31;31(6):1169-83. Epub 2014 Dec 31.

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

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June 2015

The gastrointestinal microbiome - functional interference between stomach and intestine.

Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 2014 Dec 16;28(6):995-1002. Epub 2014 Oct 16.

Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, Catholic University of Rome, Policlinico "A. Gemelli" Hospital, Roma 00168, Italy. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Insights into the Role of Helicobacter pylori Infection in Preeclampsia: From the Bench to the Bedside.

Front Immunol 2014 9;5:484. Epub 2014 Oct 9.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Università Cattolica Del Sacro Cuore, Policlinico A. Gemelli , Rome , Italy.

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October 2014

Role of Helicobacter pylori infection on nutrition and metabolism.

World J Gastroenterol 2014 Sep;20(36):12809-17

Francesco Franceschi, Department of Emergency, Internal Medicine Institute, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, 00168 Rome, Italy.

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September 2014