Publications

Subclinical atherosclerosis and history of cardiovascular events in Italian patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Results from a cross-sectional, multicenter GIRRCS (Gruppo Italiano di Ricerca in Reumatologia Clinica e Sperimentale) study.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Oct;96(42):e8180
aRheumatology Section, Department of Biotechnological and Applied Clinical Sciences, University of L'Aquila, L'Aquila bClinical Medicine and Rheumatology Department, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Rome cRheumatology Section, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo dRheumatology Section, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Second University of Naples, Naples eRheumatology Section, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Foggia Medical School, Foggia fDepartment of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Florence, Florence gRheumatology Section, L. Sacco University Hospital, Milan hSystemic Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases Unit, Department of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology, University of Bari Medical School, Bari, Italy.


CD20-Mimotope Peptide Active Immunotherapy in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and a Reappraisal of Vaccination Strategies in Rheumatic Diseases.
Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 2017 Apr;52(2):217-233
Department of Biomedical Sciences and Oncology (DIMO), Systemic Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases, University of Bari Medical School, Piazza G. Cesare 11, 70124, Bari, Italy.

Subspecificities of anticentromeric protein A antibodies identify systemic sclerosis patients at higher risk of pulmonary vascular disease.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Jun;95(25):e3931
aDepartment of Biomedical Sciences and Human Oncology (DIMO), Systemic Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases Unit, University of Bari Medical School, Bari bDepartment of Clinical and Experimental Internal Medicine "F. Magrassi, A.Lanzara"-Rheumatology Section, Second University of Naples, Naples cDepartment of Medical and Surgery Sciences, Rheumatology Unit, University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy.

Antiphospholipids Syndrome Complicated by a Systemic Capillary Leak-Like Syndrome Treated With Steroids and Intravenous Immunoglobulins: A Case Report.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Feb;95(5):e2648
From the Department of Biomedical Science and Human Oncology (DIMO), Systemic Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases Unit (MP, LU, MCF, FP); and Second Unit of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bari Medical School (VP), Bari, Italy.

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