Prof. Sandro Vento, MD - University of Puthisastra - Dean, Faculty of Medicine

Prof. Sandro Vento

MD

University of Puthisastra

Dean, Faculty of Medicine

Phnom Penh | Cambodia

Main Specialties: Infectious Disease

Additional Specialties: Infectious Diseases

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Prof. Sandro Vento, MD - University of Puthisastra - Dean, Faculty of Medicine

Prof. Sandro Vento

MD

Introduction

Prior to joining the University of Puthisastra, Sandro Vento was Chair of the Department of Medicine and Medical Director of the University Medical Center (including four referral hospitals) at Nazarbayev University in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan from 2016 to April 2019.
Before that, he was at the University of Botswana in Gaborone from 2009 to 2015 (first as Head of the Dept. of Medicine, then as Head of the School of Medicine and finally as Dean of the Faculty of Medicine).
From 2006 to 2008 he was Director of the Infectious Diseases Unit and Consultant Physician at Annunziata Referral Hospital in Cosenza, Italy.
From 2000 to 2006 he was Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases at the University of Verona, Italy, and from 1993 to 2000 was Consultant Physician in Infectious Diseases at Civile Maggiore Referral Hospital in Verona, Italy.
From 1988 to 1993 he was Consultant Physician in Infectious Diseases at Arnaldo Pugliese Referral Hospital in Catanzaro, Italy.
From 1982 to 1988 Sandro Vento was Research Fellow and Registrar at the Liver Unit, King's College Hospital and School of Medicine & Dentistry, London, UK.

Primary Affiliation: University of Puthisastra - Phnom Penh , Cambodia

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Education

Jul 1984
University of Bologna, Italy
MMED
Infectious Diseases
Nov 1980
University of Bologna, Italy
MD

Publications

170Publications

1573Reads

5Profile Views

112PubMed Central Citations

DRIVE-AHEAD Trial's Results and the Need for a More Appropriate Comparator Drug.

Clin Infect Dis 2019 Oct;69(10):1832

Faculty of Medicine, University of Puthisastra, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciz227DOI Listing
October 2019
8 Reads
8.886 Impact Factor

Dolutegravir monotherapy and body weight gain in antiretroviral naïve patients.

AIDS 2019 Aug;33(10):1673-1674

Faculty of Medicine, University of Puthisastra, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

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http://Insights.ovid.com/crossref?an=00002030-201908010-0001
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002245DOI Listing
August 2019
19 Reads
5.554 Impact Factor

Efavirenz dose reduction is associated with improved lipid profile in HIV-1 infected patients.

Infect Dis (Lond) 2019 08 12;51(8):615-617. Epub 2019 May 12.

c Faculty of Medicine , University of Puthisastra , Phnom Penh , Cambodia.

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https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23744235.2019.1
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2019.1609078DOI Listing
August 2019
13 Reads

Orphan drugs.

Lancet 2019 04;393(10181):1594

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University and University Medical Center, Astana 010000, Kazakhstan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(19)30016-9DOI Listing
April 2019
5 Reads
45.217 Impact Factor

Khat-related liver disease in sub-Saharan Africa: neglected, yet important - Authors' reply.

Lancet Glob Health 2019 Mar;7(3):e311

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30521-7DOI Listing
March 2019
3 Reads

Dolutegravir monotherapy: an option for highly adherent HIV1-infected naive patients with relatively low zenith HIV-RNA?

Infect Dis (Lond) 2019 01 14;51(1):77-78. Epub 2018 Oct 14.

d University Medical Center , Astana , Kazakhstan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2018.1518585DOI Listing
January 2019
3 Reads

A Rare Case of Nasal NK/T-Cell Lymphoma in a Kazakh Man.

Isr Med Assoc J 2018 Dec;20(12):790-791

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan.

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December 2018
4 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Defensive medicine: It is time to finally slow down an epidemic.

World J Clin Cases 2018 Oct;6(11):406-409

Infectious Diseases Unit, G. Jazzolino Hospital, Vibo Valentia 89900, Italy.

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http://www.wjgnet.com/2307-8960/full/v6/i11/406.htm
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http://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v6.i11.406DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6163143PMC
October 2018
27 Reads

Immunovirological outcome and HIV-1 DNA decay in a small cohort of HIV-1-infected patients deintensificated from Abacavir/Lamivudine/Dolutegravir to Lamivudine plus Dolutegravir.

New Microbiol 2018 10 12;41(4):262-267. Epub 2018 Oct 12.

Microbiology and Virology Section, Department of Diagnostic and Public Health, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

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October 2018
36 Reads
1.784 Impact Factor

"High" antiretroviral deintensification, a strategy to avoid drug interactions and unfavourable long-term effects of HAART.

Infect Dis (Lond) 2018 10 19;50(10):788-790. Epub 2018 Jun 19.

c Department of Medicine, School of Medicine , Nazarbayev University , Astana , Kazakhstan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2018.1482420DOI Listing
October 2018
3 Reads

Liver cirrhosis in sub-Saharan Africa: neglected, yet important.

Lancet Glob Health 2018 10 12;6(10):e1060-e1061. Epub 2018 Sep 12.

Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, College of Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30344-9DOI Listing
October 2018
13 Reads

The treatment of latent TB infection in HIV-positive people: the Verona experience.

Infez Med 2018 Mar;26(1):107-109

Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Unit, Department of General Medicine, Verona University Hospital, Verona, Italy.

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March 2018
5 Reads

Successful Use of a Reduced Dose Regimen of Rituximab in a Case of Rheumatoid Arthritis with Raynaud's Syndrome.

Isr Med Assoc J 2018 Jan;20(1):64-65

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan.

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January 2018
50 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

A Rare Case of a Hydatid Cyst of the Neck in a Kazakh Boy.

Isr Med Assoc J 2017 Sep;19(9):584-585

University Medical Center, Astana, Kazakhstan.

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September 2017
4 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Dolutegravir 50 mg thrice weekly plus atazanavir 400 mg daily in a long-term virologically suppressed HIV-infected patient.

Int J STD AIDS 2017 06 27;28(7):726-728. Epub 2016 Oct 27.

2 Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0956462416678164DOI Listing
June 2017
11 Reads
1.040 Impact Factor

Niemann-Pick Disease Type C Initially Misdiagnosed as Gaucher Disease in a 6 Year Old Kazakh Girl.

Isr Med Assoc J 2017 Apr;19(4):262-264

Department of Medicine, Nazarbayev University.

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April 2017
7 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Successful Treatment with Verapamil and Oxygen for Hemodialysis-Related Headache in a 15 Year Old Girl.

Isr Med Assoc J 2016 Aug;18(8):503

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan.

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August 2016
8 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

An Investigation of Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectral Attributes and Analytical Performance Characteristics of Tenofovir, Emtricitabine and Efavirenz in Human Plasma.

J Anal Toxicol 2016 Jan-Feb;40(1):49-57. Epub 2015 Oct 20.

Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana, PB UB 00713, Gaborone 00267, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jat/bkv119DOI Listing
August 2016
6 Reads
2.630 Impact Factor

Treatment of Acute Liver Failure in Resource-Constrained Settings without Transplantation Facilities Can Be Improved.

Front Med (Lausanne) 2016 8;3:31. Epub 2016 Jul 8.

Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University , Astana , Kazakhstan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmed.2016.00031DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4937035PMC
July 2016
229 Reads

Goodbye, Botswana!

Isr Med Assoc J 2016 Jun;18(6):374

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June 2016
7 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Liver diseases in sub-Saharan Africa: the importance of dedicated public clinics.

Liver Int 2016 05 22;36(5):767-8. Epub 2015 Nov 22.

Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/liv.12995DOI Listing
May 2016
10 Reads
4.850 Impact Factor

Dolutegravir Monotherapy in HIV-Infected Naive Patients With <100,000 Copies/mL HIV RNA Load.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2016 May;72(1):e12-4

Units of *Diagnosis and Therapy of HIV Infection†Microbiology‡Infectious Diseases, G.B. Rossi University Hospital, Verona, Italy§Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000931DOI Listing
May 2016
14 Reads
4.560 Impact Factor

Efficacy of a reduced dose of DARUNAVIR/RTV in a cohort of antiretroviral-naïve and experienced HIV-infected patients: a medium-term follow-up.

J Int AIDS Soc 2014 2;17(4 Suppl 3):19822. Epub 2014 Nov 2.

Internal Medicine Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7448/IAS.17.4.19822DOI Listing
January 2016
9 Reads
5.090 Impact Factor

Autommune Diseases in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Neglected Issue in Global Health.

Isr Med Assoc J 2016 Jan;18(1):54-5

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January 2016
7 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Sequential Therapy with PEG-IFN alpha-2a and Tenofovir in a Hepatitis B Virus-Infected African Man.

Isr Med Assoc J 2015 Dec;17(12):790

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December 2015
5 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Liver disease in patients with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa.

Lancet HIV 2015 Oct 24;2(10):e412-3. Epub 2015 Sep 24.

Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2352-3018(15)00179-4DOI Listing
October 2015
8 Reads

Raltegravir/nevirapine dual therapy at reduced doses as 'maintenance' treatment in virally suppressed HIV-infected patients.

AIDS 2015 Aug;29(13):1722-3

aSimple Unit of 'Diagnosis and Therapy of HIV infection' bUnit of Infectious Diseases, 'G.B.Rossi' Hospital, Verona, Italy cDepartment of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000000775DOI Listing
August 2015
8 Reads
5.554 Impact Factor

Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura-Haemolytic Uremic Syndrome and pregnancy.

Pan Afr Med J 2014 8;17:255. Epub 2014 Apr 8.

Department of Obstetrics &Gynaecology, University of Botswana and Princess Marina Hospital, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2014.17.255.2940DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4189868PMC
May 2015
9 Reads

Virological efficacy of a reduced dose of nevirapine in a small cohort of suppressed HIV-1-infected patients.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2015 Apr;68(4):e59-61

*Diagnosis and Therapy of HIV Infection Simple Unit, G.B. Rossi Hospital, Verona, Italy †Infectious Diseases Unit, G.B. Rossi Hospital, Verona, Italy ‡Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000000505DOI Listing
April 2015
11 Reads
4.560 Impact Factor

Brain hemorrhage as presenting feature of Takayasu's arteritis in an African girl.

Isr Med Assoc J 2015 Mar;17(3):196-7

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March 2015
33 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Efficacy of a reduced dose of darunavir/ritonavir in a cohort of antiretroviral-naive and -experienced HIV-infected patients: a medium-term follow-up.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2015 Feb 8;70(2):627-30. Epub 2014 Oct 8.

Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jac/dku390DOI Listing
February 2015
20 Reads
5.313 Impact Factor

Efavirenz dose reduction in HIV-infected patients: a long-term follow-up.

AIDS 2014 Nov;28(18):2789-90

aUnità Semplice organizzativa 'Diagnosi e Terapia dell'Infezione da HIV' bInfectious Diseases Unit, G.B. Rossi University Hospital, Verona, Italy cDepartment of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000000482DOI Listing
November 2014
28 Reads
5.554 Impact Factor

Primary pseudotumor cerebri syndrome in a young obese African woman.

Isr Med Assoc J 2014 Sep;16(9):595-6

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September 2014
10 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Management of chronic hepatitis B in children: an unresolved issue.

J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2014 May;29(5):912-9

HepatoMetabolic Diseases Unit, Children's Hospital Bambino Gesù, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgh.12550DOI Listing
May 2014
26 Reads
3.504 Impact Factor

Psoriasis in an HIV-infected woman on antiretroviral therapy.

Isr Med Assoc J 2014 Apr;16(4):262-3

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April 2014
6 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

A case of cryptococcal lymphadenitis in an HIV-lnfected woman.

Isr Med Assoc J 2014 Feb;16(2):129-30

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February 2014
22 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Comparative chromatography-mass spectrometry studies on the antiretroviral drug nevirapine-analytical performance characteristics in human plasma determination.

J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 2014 Jan 28;945-946:101-9. Epub 2013 Nov 28.

University of Botswana, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, PB UB 00713 Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchromb.2013.11.046DOI Listing
January 2014
9 Reads
2.730 Impact Factor

A case of severe hypokalemic myopathy due to clay ingestion.

Isr Med Assoc J 2013 Sep;15(9):524-5

Department of Internal Medicine, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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September 2013
22 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Atypical presentation of Kaposi's sarcoma in an HIV-infected patient.

Isr Med Assoc J 2013 Aug;15(8):459-60

Department of Medicine, Princess Marina Hospital, Gaborone, Botswana.

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August 2013
11 Reads
0.903 Impact Factor

Efficacy of a reduced dose of darunavir/ritonavir in a small cohort of antiretroviral-naïve HIV-infected patients.

AIDS Patient Care STDS 2013 Jun 23;27(6):315-6. Epub 2013 May 23.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/apc.2013.0061DOI Listing
June 2013
11 Reads
3.500 Impact Factor

Cancer control in Africa: which priorities?

Authors:
Sandro Vento

Lancet Oncol 2013 Apr;14(4):277-9

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(13)70022-6DOI Listing
April 2013
6 Reads
24.690 Impact Factor

Limited adherence to antiretroviral regimens in an Italian Cohort: a long-term follow-up.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2013 Mar;62(3):e103

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0b013e31827e14c4DOI Listing
March 2013
6 Reads
4.560 Impact Factor

Can HIV-1 viral interference be used therapeutically?

Lancet Infect Dis 2013 Jan;13(1):9-10

Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Botswana, 00267 Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70312-2DOI Listing
January 2013
10 Reads
22.433 Impact Factor

A reduced dose of darunavir/ritonavir is effective in PI-experienced HIV-infected patients.

Braz J Infect Dis 2011 Sep-Oct;15(5):498-500

Infectious Diseases Unit, G.B. Rossi Hospital, Via piazzale L. Scuro 10, Verona, Italy.

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September 2012
11 Reads
1.100 Impact Factor

Isoniazid preventive therapy in human immunodeficiency virus infection.

Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2012 Apr;16(4):567-8

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.11.0844DOI Listing
April 2012
12 Reads
2.315 Impact Factor

Antiretroviral therapy-associated diseases are common in the long-term.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2011 Sep 23;27(9):931-2. Epub 2011 Jan 23.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/AID.2010.0202DOI Listing
September 2011
7 Reads
2.330 Impact Factor

Efficacy of lopinavir-ritonavir reduced dose in HIV-infected patients.

AIDS Patient Care STDS 2011 Aug 30;25(8):455-6. Epub 2011 Jun 30.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/apc.2011.0100DOI Listing
August 2011
9 Reads
3.500 Impact Factor

Stroke: a realistic approach to a growing problem in sub-Saharan Africa is urgently needed.

Trop Med Int Health 2011 Jun 9;16(6):707-10. Epub 2011 Mar 9.

Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3156.2011.02759.xDOI Listing
June 2011
4 Reads
2.330 Impact Factor

Tuberculosis and cancer: a complex and dangerous liaison.

Lancet Oncol 2011 Jun;12(6):520-2

Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(11)70105-XDOI Listing
June 2011
13 Reads
24.690 Impact Factor

Silica exposure and silicosis: action is needed now.

South Med J 2010 Nov;103(11):1078

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SMJ.0b013e3181f6822fDOI Listing
November 2010
8 Reads
1.120 Impact Factor

Antiretroviral therapy in low-resource settings.

Lancet 2010 Oct;376(9750):1392

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(10)61957-5DOI Listing
October 2010
7 Reads
45.220 Impact Factor

Time for universal HIV and HBV screening for patients with cancer.

Lancet Oncol 2010 Oct 26;11(10):916-8. Epub 2010 Aug 26.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(10)70197-2DOI Listing
October 2010
6 Reads
24.690 Impact Factor

Optimal fosamprenavir regimen to prevent lipid abnormalities.

Acta Biomed 2009 ;80(3):200-2

Infectious Disease Unit, G.B. Rossi Hospital, Verona, Italy.

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August 2010
6 Reads

The challenge of lymphomas in sub-Saharan Africa.

Lancet Oncol 2010 Jul;11(7):610-1

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(10)70100-5DOI Listing
July 2010
7 Reads
24.690 Impact Factor

The need for new antibiotics.

Lancet 2010 Feb;375(9715):637

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(10)60264-4DOI Listing
February 2010
13 Reads
45.220 Impact Factor

Lymph nodes and pathogenesis of infection with HIV-1.

Lancet Infect Dis 2010 Feb;10(2):71-2

Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(10)70001-3DOI Listing
February 2010
10 Reads
22.433 Impact Factor

No influence of nevirapine on vitamin D deficiency in HIV-infected patients.

AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 2009 Aug;25(8):849-50

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/aid.2009.0063DOI Listing
August 2009
4 Reads
2.330 Impact Factor

Micafungin - the newest echinocandin.

Drugs Today (Barc) 2009 Jun;45(6):469-78

Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Division of Infectious Diseases, Rochester, MN 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1358/dot.2009.45.6.1378277DOI Listing
June 2009
9 Reads
1.000 Impact Factor

The bacterium that could cause cancer.

Lancet Oncol 2009 May;10(5):528

Department of Internal Medicine, University of Botswana School of Medicine, Gaborone, Botswana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(09)70038-5DOI Listing
May 2009
7 Reads
24.690 Impact Factor

Diagnosis, management and outcome of clinically- suspected spinal infection.

J Infect 2009 Apr 5;58(4):259-65. Epub 2009 Mar 5.

Unit of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital, Trieste, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2009.02.006DOI Listing
April 2009
12 Reads
4.441 Impact Factor

Mirtazapine in an HIV-1 infected patient with progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy.

Infez Med 2009 Mar;17(1):35-7

Unit of Infectious Diseases, University of Verona, Ospedale Policlinico,Verona, Italy.

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March 2009
14 Reads

Perspectives in therapy for hepatitis C.

Expert Opin Investig Drugs 2008 Nov;17(11):1635-9

Annunziata Hospital, Infectious Diseases Unit, Via Luigi Miceli, Cosenza, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1517/13543784.17.11.1635DOI Listing
November 2008
5 Reads
5.530 Impact Factor

Darunavir-etravirine-raltegravir as salvage combination therapy in a heavily pretreated HIV-infected patient.

AIDS Patient Care STDS 2008 Nov;22(11):841-2

Infectious Diseases Unit, Annunziata Hospital, Cosenza, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/apc.2008.0051DOI Listing
November 2008
8 Reads
3.500 Impact Factor

Lung infections after cancer chemotherapy.

Lancet Oncol 2008 Oct;9(10):982-92

Infectious Diseases Unit, Annunziata Hospital, Cosenza, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(08)70255-9DOI Listing
October 2008
5 Reads
24.690 Impact Factor

Voluntary or universal HIV testing in Italy?

Clin Infect Dis 2008 Feb;46(4):644-5

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/527040DOI Listing
February 2008
12 Reads
8.890 Impact Factor

Etravirine.

Drugs Today (Barc) 2008 Jan;44(1):23-33

Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1358/dot.2008.44.1.1152213DOI Listing
January 2008
4 Reads
1.000 Impact Factor

[CD4+ guided interruption HAART in HIV patients].

Recenti Prog Med 2007 Oct;98(10):501-5

Unità Operativa di Malattie Infettive, Dipartimento di Patologia Generale, Ospedale Policlinico G.B. Rossi, Verona.

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October 2007
7 Reads

Prevalence and clinical significance of Ureaplasma urealyticum and Mycoplasma hominis in the lower genital tract of HIV-1-infected women.

Infez Med 2006 Dec;14(4):213-5

Infectious Diseases Unit, G.B. Rossi Hospital, and Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

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December 2006
14 Reads

HIV-associated malignancies.

J Med Liban 2006 Apr-Jun;54(2):111-9

Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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December 2006
6 Reads

Approach to salvage antiretroviral therapy in heavily antiretroviral-experienced HIV-positive adults.

Lancet Infect Dis 2006 Aug;6(8):496-507

Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(06)70550-3DOI Listing
August 2006
7 Reads
22.433 Impact Factor

Co-occurrence of chronic hepatitis B virus infection and autoimmune hepatitis in a young Senegalese girl.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2006 Aug;18(8):927-9

Department of Liver Diseases, Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, Rome cSection of Infectious Diseases, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/00042737-200608000-00021DOI Listing
August 2006
7 Reads
2.152 Impact Factor

Tenofovir-associated kidney diseases and interactions between tenofovir and other antiretrovirals.

Clin Infect Dis 2006 Jun;42(11):1656-7; author reply 1658

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/504089DOI Listing
June 2006
9 Reads
8.890 Impact Factor

Infections and thalassaemia.

Lancet Infect Dis 2006 Apr;6(4):226-33

Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

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April 2006
16 Reads
22.433 Impact Factor

Human immunodeficiency virus-associated peripheral neuropathies.

Mayo Clin Proc 2006 Feb;81(2):213-9

Department of Neurological and Visual Sciences, Section of Neurology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4065/81.2.213DOI Listing
February 2006
29 Reads
6.262 Impact Factor

Interleukin-2 therapy and CD4+ T cells in HIV-1 infection.

Lancet 2006 Jan;367(9505):93-5

Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Verona, 37138 Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(06)67941-5DOI Listing
January 2006
9 Reads
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Childhood hepatitis C virus infection.

J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2005 Dec;20(12):1948-9

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1440-1746.2005.04019.xDOI Listing
December 2005
8 Reads
3.504 Impact Factor

Tipranavir.

Drugs Today (Barc) 2005 Nov;41(11):711-20

Division of Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1358/dot.2005.41.11.937960DOI Listing
November 2005
7 Reads
1.000 Impact Factor

Cutaneous abscess due to Eubacterium lentum in injection drug user: a case report and review of the literature.

J Infect 2005 Aug;51(2):E71-2

Divisione Clinicizzata di Malattie Infettive, Ospedale Civile Maggiore-Borgo Trento, Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2004.08.026DOI Listing
August 2005
8 Reads
4.441 Impact Factor

Can we really identify HIV-1 long-term nonprogressors?

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2004 Sep;37(1):1218-9

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.qai.0000136723.15758.60DOI Listing
September 2004
6 Reads
4.560 Impact Factor

Painful neuropathy vasculitis in 2 patients with long-standing human immunodeficiency virus-1 infection.

Scand J Infect Dis 2004 ;36(5):392-3

Sections of Clinical Neurology, Department of Neurological and Visual Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00365540410019093DOI Listing
August 2004
17 Reads
1.640 Impact Factor

Is there a role for viruses in triggering autoimmune hepatitis?

Autoimmun Rev 2004 Jan;3(1):61-9

Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Verona, 37138 Verona, Italy.

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January 2004
6 Reads
7.933 Impact Factor

Inflammatory pseudotumor of lymph nodes.

Ann Med Interne (Paris) 2003 Dec;154(8):557-9

Infectious Diseases Division, General Hospital, Via Giustiniani 2, I-35128 Padua, Italy.

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December 2003
28 Reads

Infections in patients with cancer undergoing chemotherapy: aetiology, prevention, and treatment.

Lancet Oncol 2003 Oct;4(10):595-604

Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Italy.

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October 2003
7 Reads
24.690 Impact Factor

Enanthema as the first clinical manifestation of abacavir hypersensitivity reaction: a case report.

Infez Med 2003 Mar;11(1):40-1

Divisione Clinicizzata di Malattie Infettive, Istituto di Immunologia e Malattie Infettive, Ospedale Civile Maggiore di Borgo Trento, Verona, Italy.

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March 2003
6 Reads

Hepatitis C virus in people with HIV infection.

Authors:
Sandro Vento

Lancet 2002 Dec 21-28;360(9350):2088-9; author reply 2089

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January 2003
7 Reads
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Sequelae and serologic outcome in persons with hepatitis B virus infection.

Ann Intern Med 2002 Oct;137(7):619; author reply 619

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-137-7-200210010-00016DOI Listing
October 2002
6 Reads
17.810 Impact Factor

Blood-borne viruses and health care workers.

Arch Intern Med 2002 Oct;162(18):2141-2

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archinte.162.18.2141DOI Listing
October 2002
7 Reads
17.330 Impact Factor

Infections and solid organ transplant rejection: a cause-and-effect relationship?

Lancet Infect Dis 2002 Sep;2(9):539-49

Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(02)00370-5DOI Listing
September 2002
6 Reads
27 Citations
22.430 Impact Factor

Treatment of autoantibody-associated chronic hepatitis C.

Am J Gastroenterol 2002 Jul;97(7):1862-3

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1572-0241.2002.05880.xDOI Listing
July 2002
9 Reads
10.760 Impact Factor

Hepatitis C is not a sexually transmissible disease.

Am J Gastroenterol 2002 Jul;97(7):1840-1; author reply 1841

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1572-0241.2002.05859.xDOI Listing
July 2002
10 Reads
2 Citations
10.760 Impact Factor

Reactivation of replication of hepatitis B and C viruses after immunosuppressive therapy: an unresolved issue.

Lancet Oncol 2002 Jun;3(6):333-40

Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Borgo Trento Hospital, Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s1470-2045(02)00773-8DOI Listing
June 2002
8 Reads
27 Citations
24.690 Impact Factor

How tainted is medicine?

Authors:
Sandro Vento

Lancet 2002 May;359(9319):1775

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(02)08617-8DOI Listing
May 2002
9 Reads
45.220 Impact Factor

Does hepatitis C virus cause severe liver disease only in people who drink alcohol?

Lancet Infect Dis 2002 May;2(5):303-9

Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s1473-3099(02)00271-2DOI Listing
May 2002
6 Reads
4 Citations
22.430 Impact Factor

Childhood infections and autoimmune diseases.

N Engl J Med 2002 May;346(22):1749-50; author reply 1749-50

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJM200205303462216DOI Listing
May 2002
9 Reads
55.870 Impact Factor

Full adherence to HAART: is it really necessary?

Arch Intern Med 2002 Apr;162(8):944-5; author reply 945

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archinte.162.8.944DOI Listing
April 2002
13 Reads
1 Citation
17.330 Impact Factor

BCG efficacy and tuberculin skin testing.

Lancet 2002 Apr;359(9316):1521-2

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(02)08445-3DOI Listing
April 2002
7 Reads
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Enhancement of hepatitis C virus replication and liver damage in HIV-coinfected patients on antiretroviral combination therapy.

AIDS 1998 Jan;12(1):116-7

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January 1998
4 Reads
10 Citations
5.554 Impact Factor

Autoimmune hepatitis type 1 after measles.

Am J Gastroenterol 1996 Dec;91(12):2618-20

Department of Infectious Diseases, University of Verona, A. Pugliese Hospital, Catanzaro, Italy.

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December 1996
14 Reads
1 Citation
10.760 Impact Factor

Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.

N Engl J Med 1996 Jan;334(4):268; author reply 268-9

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January 1996
18 Reads
55.873 Impact Factor

Pentoxifylline as a supportive agent in the treatment of cerebral malaria in children.

J Infect Dis 1995 May;171(5):1317-22

Institute of Immunology, University of Verona, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/171.5.1317DOI Listing
May 1995
6 Reads
19 Citations
6.000 Impact Factor

[AZT induces remission of chronic active C virus hepatitis in subjects with HIV-1 infection].

G Ital Chemioter 1991 Jan-Dec;38(1-3):193-4

Divisione Malattie Infettive, Ospedale A. Pugliese, Catanzaro.

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February 1995
3 Reads

Risk of reactivation of tuberculosis in the course of human immunodeficiency virus infection.

Eur J Med 1993 May;2(5):264-8

Institute of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, University of Verona, Italy.

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May 1993
3 Reads

Identification of T cell epitopes on hepatitis B surface antigen.

Authors:
S Vento

Ann Ist Super Sanita 1991 ;27(1):37-40

Unità Malattie Infettive, Ospedale A. Pugliese, Catanzaro, Italy.

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December 1991
5 Reads
0.773 Impact Factor

Patterns of cellular immune responses to thyrocyte membrane antigens and specific immunoregulatory defects in autoimmune thyroid disease.

J Clin Lab Immunol 1990 Jul;32(3):103-8

Liver Unit, King's College School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, U.K.

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July 1990
34 Reads

Autoimmunity and liver diseases.

Authors:
S Vento A Eddleston

Prog Liver Dis 1990 ;9:335-43

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April 1990
3 Reads

Liver autoreactivity in acute virus A, B and non-A, non-B hepatitis.

J Clin Lab Immunol 1988 Jan;25(1):1-7

Liver Unit, King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK.

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January 1988
2 Reads
4 Citations

Cellular immunity to nucleocapsid and pre-S determinants in asymptomatic carriers of hepatitis B virus.

Immunology 1987 Dec;62(4):593-8

Liver Unit, King's College School of Medicine and Dentistry, Denmark Hill, London, U.K.

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December 1987
3 Reads
4 Citations
3.800 Impact Factor

Immunological aspects of chronic active hepatitis.

Clin Exp Immunol 1987 May;68(2):225-32

Liver Unit, King's College School of Medicine & Dentistry, London, UK.

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May 1987
17 Reads
6 Citations
3.040 Impact Factor

[Direct immune response against hepatic antigens in patients with alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency].

Boll Ist Sieroter Milan 1986 ;65(2):143-9

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September 1986
2 Reads
1 Citation

Immune mechanisms in autoimmune chronic active hepatitis.

Scand J Gastroenterol Suppl 1985 ;114:91-103

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/00365528509093770DOI Listing
March 1986
3 Reads

[Markers of viral hepatitis B. Diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic relevance].

Minerva Med 1983 Dec;74(47-48):2821-7

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December 1983
3 Reads
1.202 Impact Factor

[Benign monoclonal gammopathies: probable antibody specificity of monoclonal immunoglobulins].

Minerva Med 1983 Oct;74(41):2439-45

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October 1983
2 Reads
1.202 Impact Factor

[Are HBsAg positive viral hepatitis and its fate caused by the genetically determined immune response to the infection?].

Authors:
F Chiodo S Vento

Minerva Med 1981 Jun;72(24):1525-9

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June 1981
3 Reads
1.202 Impact Factor

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