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Survey on accessibility and real-life application of noninvasive ventilation.

ERJ Open Res 2018 Oct 2;4(4). Epub 2018 Nov 2.

Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Dept of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Magna Graecia University, Catanzaro, Italy.

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http://openres.ersjournals.com/lookup/doi/10.1183/23120541.0
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00062-2018DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6213288PMC
October 2018

Noninvasive ventilation in acute respiratory failure: which recipe for success?

Eur Respir Rev 2018 Sep 11;27(149). Epub 2018 Jul 11.

Respiratory and Critical Care Unit, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Sant'Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/16000617.0029-2018DOI Listing
September 2018

New Surviving Sepsis Campaign guidelines: back to the art of medicine.

Eur Respir J 2018 07 11;52(1). Epub 2018 Jul 11.

Corporación Sanitaria Universitaria Parc Tauli, CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Sabadell, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01818-2017DOI Listing
July 2018

Highlights in acute respiratory failure.

Eur Respir Rev 2018 03 28;27(147). Epub 2018 Mar 28.

Dept of Intensive Care, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/16000617.0008-2018DOI Listing
March 2018

Smoking and Obesity Increase Airway Hyperesponsiveness Risk in the Elderly.

Curr Aging Sci 2016 ;9(4):284-294

U.O. Pneumologia, Azienda Ospedaliera "Misericordia", Via Senese 161; 58100 Grosseto, Italy.

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December 2017

Abstracts from the European Respiratory Society Annual Conference 2017 on respiratory critical care.

J Thorac Dis 2017 Nov;9(Suppl 16):S1537-S1540

Respiratory Division with Pulmonary Intensive Care Unit, S. Donato Hospital, AUSL 8 Arr., Arrezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jtd.2017.11.46DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5717354PMC
November 2017

Real-time visual-feedback mask-fitting during non-invasive ventilation: A 'technological' gain over 'human' sensing?

Respirology 2017 10 14;22(7):1245-1246. Epub 2017 Jun 14.

Internal Medicine Department, Hospital of Sestri, Levante, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/resp.13101DOI Listing
October 2017

Assembly 2: respiratory intensive care.

Breathe (Sheff) 2017 Jun;13(2):147-148

Pulmonology, Faculdade de Medicina do Porto, Porto, Portugal.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/20734735.018616DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5467870PMC
June 2017

Challenges on non-invasive ventilation to treat acute respiratory failure in the elderly.

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

BMC Pulm Med 2016 11 15;16(1):150. Epub 2016 Nov 15.

Pulmonology and RICU, S. Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12890-016-0310-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5111281PMC
November 2016

Flexible bronchoscopy during non-invasive positive pressure mechanical ventilation: are two better than one?

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Panminerva Med 2016 Sep 24;58(3):211-21. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

Pulmonology and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy -

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September 2016

Noninvasive Ventilation for Acute Asthma. "Spill-over" or "Lighted Windows"?

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2016 07;13(7):1005-7

Pulmonology and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, S. Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1513/AnnalsATS.201604-279EDDOI Listing
July 2016

[A rare cause of dyspnea on exertion].

G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 2016 Jan;17(1):58-61

Dipartimento Cardiovascolare e Neurologico.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1714/2140.23194DOI Listing
January 2016

Nocardia and Lungs in COPD: Beyond Immuno-deficiencies.

COPD 2015 Jun 5;12(3):315-9. Epub 2014 Aug 5.

1Pulmonology and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, S. Donato Hospital , Arezzo , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/15412555.2014.933951DOI Listing
June 2015

Integrated therapeutic strategy during noninvasive ventilation in a patient with end-stage respiratory disease.

Respir Care 2015 Apr 28;60(4):e80-5. Epub 2014 Oct 28.

Pulmonary Unit and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4187/respcare.03303DOI Listing
April 2015

Oronasal mask versus helmet in acute hypercapnic respiratory failure.

Eur Respir J 2015 Mar 10;45(3):691-9. Epub 2014 Dec 10.

Alma Mater University, Dept of Clinical, Integrated and Experimental Medicine (DIMES), Respiratory and Critical Care Unit, S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, Bologna, Italy

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http://erj.ersjournals.com/lookup/doi/10.1183/09031936.00053
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/09031936.00053814DOI Listing
March 2015

Noninvasive mechanical ventilation in high-risk pulmonary infections: a clinical review.

Eur Respir Rev 2014 Dec;23(134):427-38

Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Morales Meseguer, Murcia, Spain. Dept of Critical Care, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA. Pulmonary and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, S. Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy. Dept of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA. General Intensive Care Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Ramat Aviv, Israel. Dept of Medical Intensive Care, Charles Nicolle Rouen University Hospital, UPRES EA 3830-IRIB, Institute for Biomedical Research, Rouen University, Rouen, France. Dept of Pulmonary Medicine, The People's Hospital, Beijing University, Beijing, China. Dept of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China. Critical Care, University of Rochester, Rochester NY, USA. Pulmonary and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Cardio-Thoracic Dept, University Hospital Pisa, Pisa, Italy. For a full list of the International NIV Network collaborators see the Acknowledgements.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/09059180.00009413DOI Listing
December 2014

Targeting European Respiratory Society Group activities: a survey of the Noninvasive Ventilatory Support Group.

Eur Respir Rev 2014 Jun;23(132):258-60

Pulmonology Unit and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, S. Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy. Dept of Pneumology, Cologne-Merheim Hospital, Cologne, Germany. Dept of Respiratory Medicine, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany. Pulmonary and Intensive Care Dept, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen, France. UPRES EA 3830 (IFR MP23), Institute for Biomedical Research, Rouen, France. Dept of Translational Medicine, Università del Piemonte Orientale "Amedeo Avogadro", Novara, Italy. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Sant'Andrea Hospital (ASL VC), Vercelli, Italy. CRRF Mons. L. Novarese, Moncrivello, Italy. Dept of Surgical Sciences and Integrated Diagnostics, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/09059180.00007213DOI Listing
June 2014

Small airway impairment and bronchial hyperresponsiveness in asthma onset.

Allergy Asthma Immunol Res 2014 May 11;6(3):242-51. Epub 2014 Feb 11.

Unit of Pneumology and UTIP, "S.Donato" Hospital, Arezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4168/aair.2014.6.3.242DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4021243PMC
May 2014

High-flow nasal oxygen therapy: one more chance for extubation?

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Respir Care 2014 Apr;59(4):609-12

Pulmonary Division and Respiratory Intensive Care UnitSan Donato HospitalArezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4187/respcare.03157DOI Listing
April 2014

Noninvasive mechanical ventilation and sleep quality in ICU: intensivists are waking up!

Crit Care Med 2013 Dec;41(12):e481-2

Intensive Care Unit and Non-Invasive Ventilation Unit, Hospital Morales Meseguer, Murcia, Spain; Respiratory Ward and Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, San Donato Hospital, Arezzo, Italy; Service de Pneumologie et Réanimation Respiratoire, Centre Hospitalier et Universitaire de Dijon, Dijon, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0b013e3182a5258fDOI Listing
December 2013

Obesity can influence children's and adolescents' airway hyperresponsiveness differently.

Multidiscip Respir Med 2013 Sep 12;8(1):60. Epub 2013 Sep 12.

Unit of Pneumology, Azienda Ospedaliera, "Misericordia" Hospital, Via Senese 161, 58100, Grosseto, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2049-6958-8-60DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3844670PMC
September 2013

Bronchoscopy during non-invasive mechanical ventilation: a review of techniques and procedures.

Arch Bronconeumol 2013 Mar 20;49(3):105-12. Epub 2012 Jul 20.

Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos, Hospital Morales Meseguer, Murcia, España.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S030028961200206
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arbres.2012.05.008DOI Listing
March 2013

Palliative use of non-invasive ventilation in end-of-life patients with solid tumours: a randomised feasibility trial.

Lancet Oncol 2013 Mar 11;14(3):219-27. Epub 2013 Feb 11.

Respiratory and Critical Care, Sant'Orsola Malpighi Hospital, Alma Mater Studiorum, University of Bologna, Department of Specialistic, Diagnostic and Experimental Medicine (DIMES), Bologna, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70009-3DOI Listing
March 2013

[Reflections on the use of non-invasive mechanical ventilation in acute respiratory failure].

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Recenti Prog Med 2012 Dec;103(12):584-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1701/1206.13362DOI Listing
December 2012

BMI can influence adult males' and females' airway hyperresponsiveness differently.

Multidiscip Respir Med 2012 Nov 17;7(1):45. Epub 2012 Nov 17.

Unit of Pneumology, "Misericordia" Hospital, Via Senese 161, 58100, Grosseto, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2049-6958-7-45DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3529699PMC
November 2012

Respiratory High-Dependency Care Units for the burden of acute respiratory failure.

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Eur J Intern Med 2012 Jun 30;23(4):302-8. Epub 2011 Nov 30.

UO Pneumologia, UTIR e Interventistica, Campo di Marte Hospital, Lucca, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ejim.2011.11.002DOI Listing
June 2012

[Tuberculosis, today].

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Recenti Prog Med 2012 Jun;103(6):221-4

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1701/1104.12125DOI Listing
June 2012

Seasons can influence the results of the methacholine challenge test.

Ann Thorac Med 2012 Apr;7(2):61-8

Unit of Pneumology, "Misericordia" Hospital, Grosseto, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/1817-1737.94521DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3339205PMC
April 2012

Clinical review: humidifiers during non-invasive ventilation--key topics and practical implications.

Crit Care 2012 Feb 8;16(1):203. Epub 2012 Feb 8.

Intensive Care Unit, Hospital Morales Meseguer, Avenida Marqués de Los Velez s/n, 30500 Murcia, Spain.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/cc10534DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3396215PMC
February 2012

Hypercapnic encephalopathy syndrome: a new frontier for non-invasive ventilation?

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Respir Med 2011 Aug 26;105(8):1109-17. Epub 2011 Feb 26.

U.O. Pneumologia e Unità di Terapia Semi-Intensiva Respiratoria, Campo di Marte Hospital, Lucca, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2011.02.004DOI Listing
August 2011

Increased number and expertise of italian respiratory high-dependency care units: the second national survey.

Respir Care 2011 Aug 15;56(8):1100-7. Epub 2011 Apr 15.

Unità Operativa di Pneumologia, Unità di Terapia Semi-Intensiva Respiratoria e Interventistica, Ospedale Campo di Marte, Lucca, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4187/respcare.01157DOI Listing
August 2011

Early fiberoptic bronchoscopy during non-invasive ventilation in patients with decompensated chronic obstructive pulmonary disease due to community-acquired-pneumonia.

Crit Care 2010 29;14(2):R80. Epub 2010 Apr 29.

UO Pneumologia, Unità di Terapia Semi-Intensiva Respiratoria, Endoscopia Toracica, Ospedale S, Donato, Via P, Nenni, Arezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/cc8993DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2887203PMC
November 2010

Tracheostomy in patients with long-term mechanical ventilation: a survey.

Respir Med 2010 May 1;104(5):749-53. Epub 2010 Feb 1.

Respiratory Intensive Care Unit, Terapia Intensiva Respiratoria, Ospedale Civico, ARNAS, Via C. Lazzaro, Palermo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2010.01.003DOI Listing
May 2010

Noninvasive ventilation in severe acute asthma? Still far from the truth.

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Respir Care 2010 May;55(5):630-7

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May 2010

[Hospital management of acute respiratory failure: the role of the pulmonologist and of the respiratory intensive care unit].

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Recenti Prog Med 2009 Apr;100(4):188-94

UO Pneumologia, UTSIR e Endoscopia Toracica, Ospedale S. Donato, AUSL 8 Arezzo.

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April 2009

Acceptance, effectiveness and safety of continuous positive airway pressure in acute stroke: a pilot study.

Respir Med 2009 Jan 18;103(1):59-66. Epub 2008 Sep 18.

Unità Operativa di Pneumologia, Endoscopia Toracica e UTSIR, Ospedale San Donato ASL8, Via Pietro Nenni, 20, 52100, Arezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rmed.2008.08.002DOI Listing
January 2009

Ventilators for noninvasive ventilation to treat acute respiratory failure.

Respir Care 2008 Aug;53(8):1054-80

Unità Operativa di Pneumologia, Unità di Terapia Semi-Intensiva Respiratoria e Endoscopia Toracica, AUSL8, Ospedale S Donato, Arezzo, Italy.

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August 2008

[Drug-induced diffuse infiltrative pneumopathies].

Recenti Prog Med 2008 May;99(5):240-51

UO Pneumologia, UTSIR e Endoscopia Toracica, Ospedale S. Donato, AUSL 8 Arezzo.

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May 2008

Noninvasive versus conventional ventilation to treat hypercapnic encephalopathy in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Intensive Care Med 2007 Dec 15;33(12):2101-8. Epub 2007 Sep 15.

Unità Operativa di Pneumologia e Unità di Terapia Semi-Intensiva Respiratoria, Arezzo, Italy.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00134-007-0837-2
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00134-007-0837-2DOI Listing
December 2007

Noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in patients with acute exacerbations of COPD and varying levels of consciousness.

Chest 2005 Sep;128(3):1657-66

Unità Operativo Pneumologia, Ospedale S. Donato, ASL 8 Arezzo, Via Nenni 20, 52100 Arezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1378/chest.128.3.1657DOI Listing
September 2005

Co-morbidity and acute decompensations of COPD requiring non-invasive positive-pressure ventilation.

Intensive Care Med 2004 Sep 17;30(9):1747-54. Epub 2004 Jul 17.

U.O. Pneumologia, USL8, Ospedale S. Donato, Via Nenni 20, 52100 Arezzo, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00134-004-2368-4DOI Listing
September 2004

[Non invasive mechanical ventilation in the domiciliary treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease].

Authors:
Raffaele Scala

Recenti Prog Med 2004 Jan;95(1):40-6

Unità Operativa di Pneumologia, Ospedale S. Donato, ASL 8, Arezzo.

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January 2004