Publications by authors named "Sanduzzi Alessandro"

70Publications

The bacillus Calmette-Guérin vaccination allows the innate immune system to provide protection from severe COVID-19 infection.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2020 10 29;117(41):25205-25206. Epub 2020 Sep 29.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Section of Respiratory Disease, University of Naples Federico II, 80138 Naples, Italy.

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October 2020

Nasopharyngeal and Oropharyngeal Swabs, And/Or Serology for SARS COVID-19: What Are We Looking For?

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 05 8;17(9). Epub 2020 May 8.

Section of Respiratory Disease, Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Monaldi Hospital, Federico II University, 80138 Naples, Italy.

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May 2020

Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Deficiency and Bronchiectasis: A Concomitance or a Real Association?

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 03 29;17(7). Epub 2020 Mar 29.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Section of Respiratory Disease, University Federico II, AORN dei Colli-Monaldi Hospital, 80138 Naples, Italy.

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March 2020

Adiponectin Receptors and Pro-inflammatory Cytokines Are Modulated in Common Variable Immunodeficiency Patients: Correlation With Ig Replacement Therapy.

Front Immunol 2019 27;10:2812. Epub 2019 Nov 27.

Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Ambientali Biologiche Farmaceutiche, Università degli Studi della Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli," Caserta, Italy.

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November 2020

Sleep Complaints, Sleep and Breathing Disorders in Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2.

Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 2019 02 9;19(2). Epub 2019 Feb 9.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Section of Respiratory Diseases, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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February 2019

Clinical metabolomics of exhaled breath condensate in chronic respiratory diseases.

Adv Clin Chem 2019;88:121-149. Epub 2018 Nov 22.

Institute of Biomolecular Chemistry, National Research Council, Naples, Italy. Electronic address:

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May 2019

Impact of 13Valent Vaccine for Prevention of Pneumococcal Diseases in Children and Adults at Risk: Possible Scenarios in Campania Region.

Infect Disord Drug Targets 2019 ;19(4):403-408

Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Section of Respiratory Disease, University of Naples, Parthenope, Italy.

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May 2020

Severe obstructive sleep disorders in Prader-Willi syndrome patients in southern Italy.

Eur J Pediatr 2018 Sep 9;177(9):1367-1370. Epub 2018 Jan 9.

Section of Respiratory Disease, Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Monaldi Hospital, University "Federico II" Naples, Via Leonardo Bianchi, 80131, Naples, Italy.

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September 2018

A common microbial signature is present in the lower airways of interstitial lung diseases including sarcoidosis.

Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 2018 9;35(4):354-362. Epub 2020 Mar 9.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Respiratory Medicine Section, University of Naples Federico II, Italy.

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March 2020

[Thunderstorm and asthma outbreaks during pollen season].

Epidemiol Prev 2017 May-Aug;41(3-4):208-211

Divisione di malattie respiratorie e allergiche, Dipartimento di malattie respiratorie, Azienda ospedaliera ad alta specialità di rilievo nazionale "A. Cardarelli", Napoli.

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June 2018

Lung involvement in "stable" undifferentiated connective tissue diseases: a rheumatology perspective.

Clin Rheumatol 2017 Aug 8;36(8):1833-1837. Epub 2017 Jun 8.

Rheumatology Unit, Department of Internal and Experimental Medicine, University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Naples, Italy.

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August 2017

Asthma-related deaths.

Multidiscip Respir Med 2016 12;11:37. Epub 2016 Oct 12.

First Division of Pneumology, High Speciality Hospital 'V. Monaldi' and University 'Federico II' Medical School Naples, Napoli, Italy.

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October 2016

CXCL4 in undifferentiated connective tissue disease at risk for systemic sclerosis (SSc) (previously referred to as very early SSc).

Clin Exp Med 2017 Aug 20;17(3):411-414. Epub 2016 Sep 20.

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Rheumatology Section, Second University of Naples, II Policlinico, Building 3, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy.

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August 2017

Sarcoidosis with prevalent and severe joint localization: a case report.

Multidiscip Respir Med 2016 29;11:27. Epub 2016 Jun 29.

Division of Pneumology, Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, University "Federico II" Medical School, Naples, Italy.

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June 2016

Climate Change and Air Pollution: Effects on Respiratory Allergy.

Allergy Asthma Immunol Res 2016 Sep;8(5):391-5

First Division of Pneumology, High Speciality Hospital "V. Monaldi" and University "Federico II" Medical School, Naples, Italy.

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September 2016

Specific role of combination aclidinium: formoterol in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2016 5;11:73-9. Epub 2016 Jan 5.

Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy.

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October 2016

Effects on asthma and respiratory allergy of Climate change and air pollution.

Multidiscip Respir Med 2015 22;10:39. Epub 2015 Dec 22.

First Division of Pneumology, High Speciality Hospital "V. Monaldi" and University "Federico II" Medical School, Naples, Italy.

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December 2015

Influence of ethnicity on response to asthma drugs.

Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 2015 Jul 20;11(7):1089-97. Epub 2015 May 20.

University of Rome Tor Vergata, Department of Systems Medicine, Respiratory Clinical Pharmacology Unit , Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome Italy

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July 2015

Which factors affect the choice of the inhaler in chronic obstructive respiratory diseases?

Pulm Pharmacol Ther 2015 Apr 24;31:63-7. Epub 2015 Feb 24.

Università degli Studi di Napoli "Federico II", Dipartimento di medicina clinica e chirurgia, Napoli, Italy.

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April 2015

Guidance for the management of patients with latent tuberculosis infection requiring biologic therapy in rheumatology and dermatology clinical practice.

Autoimmun Rev 2015 Jun 21;14(6):503-9. Epub 2015 Jan 21.

Translational Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Preclinical Research, "L. Spallanzani" National Institute for Infectious Diseases (INMI), IRCCS, Italy.

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June 2015

COPD: adherence to therapy.

Multidiscip Respir Med 2014 22;9(1):60. Epub 2014 Nov 22.

Department of Respiratory Diseases, Monaldi Hospital, University Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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December 2014

Metformin/glibenclamide-related interstitial lung disease: a case report.

Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis 2014 Jul 8;31(2):170-3. Epub 2014 Jul 8.

"Federico II University" - Naples.

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July 2014

Tuberculosis of the tongue in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis treated with methotrexate and adalimumab.

Infez Med 2014 Jun;22(2):144-8

Section of Respiratory Diseases, Department of Surgery and Clinical Medicine, University Federico II, Naples; Unit of Pathology, AORN Ospedali dei Colli, Naples, Italy; Unit of Pathology, AO G. Rummo, Benevento, Italy.

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June 2014

Current treatment options for latent tuberculosis infection.

J Rheumatol Suppl 2014 May;91:71-7

Address correspondence to Dr. Bocchino, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Divisione di Malattie dell'Apparato Respiratorio, Azienda dei Colli (Ospedale Monaldi), Via L. Bianchi 5, 80131 Naples, Italy. E-mail:

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May 2014

Performance of the tuberculin skin test and interferon-γ release assays: an update on the accuracy, cutoff stratification, and new potential immune-based approaches.

J Rheumatol Suppl 2014 May;91:24-31

Address correspondence to Dr. Goletti, Istituto Nazionale per le Malattie Infettive "L. Spallanzani," Via Portuense 292, Rome 00149, Italy; E-mail:

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May 2014

Treating severe allergic asthma with anti-IgE monoclonal antibody (omalizumab): a review.

Multidiscip Respir Med 2014 15;9(1):23. Epub 2014 Apr 15.

Division of Pneumology, Department of Respiratory Diseases, High Speciality Hospital "V.Monaldi" Naples and University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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August 2014

The use of TNF-α blockers in psoriatic arthritis patients with latent tuberculosis infection.

Clin Rheumatol 2014 Apr 21;33(4):543-7. Epub 2014 Feb 21.

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Rheumatology Unit, University Federico II, Via S. Pansini 5, 80131, Naples, Italy,

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April 2014

Climate change and air pollution: Effects on pollen allergy and other allergic respiratory diseases.

Allergo J Int 2014;23(1):17-23. Epub 2014 Feb 19.

Division of Pneumology, Department of Respiratory Diseases, High Speciality Hospital "V.Monaldi" Naples and University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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February 2014

Psoriatic disease and tuberculosis nowadays.

Clin Dev Immunol 2012 8;2012:747204. Epub 2012 May 8.

Department of Dermatology, University of Naples Federico II, Italy.

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September 2012

Reactive oxygen species are required for maintenance and differentiation of primary lung fibroblasts in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

PLoS One 2010 Nov 16;5(11):e14003. Epub 2010 Nov 16.

Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Sezione di Malattie dell'Apparato Respiratorio, Università Federico II, Napoli, Italy.

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November 2010

Limited usefulness of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube for monitoring anti-tuberculosis therapy.

Respir Med 2010 Oct 9;104(10):1551-6. Epub 2010 Jun 9.

Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Sezione di Malattie dell'Apparato Respiratorio, Università Federico II, via S. Pansini 5, Naples, Italy.

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October 2010

IFN-gamma release assays in tuberculosis management in selected high-risk populations.

Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2009 Mar;9(2):165-77

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Naples FEDERICO II, Monaldi Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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March 2009

Rational timing of combination therapy with tiotropium and formoterol in moderate and severe COPD.

Respir Med 2008 Dec 28;102(12):1701-7. Epub 2008 Aug 28.

Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Sciences, Respiratory Diseases Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Via Casal de' Pazzi, 16, 00156 Rome, Italy.

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December 2008

Deprivation, immigration and tuberculosis incidence in Naples, 1996-2000.

Eur J Epidemiol 2005 ;20(8):729-34

Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Unit for Research, Diagnosis and Prevension of Tuberculosis, Monaldi Hospital, University "Federico II" of Naples, UNESCO, Via P. Castellino, 128, 80131 Naples, Italy.

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January 2006

Analysis of local T lymphocyte subsets upon stimulation with intravesical BCG: a model to study tuberculosis immunity.

Respir Med 2004 Jun;98(6):509-14

Institute of Respiratory Diseases, University Federico II of Naples, UNESCO Unit for Research, Diagnosis and Prevention of Tuberculosis, Monaldi Hospital, Naples, Italy.

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June 2004

Allelic distribution of human leucocyte antigen in historical and recently diagnosed tuberculosis patients in Southern Italy.

Immunology 2004 Mar;111(3):318-22

Cattedra di Immunologia, Dipartimento di Biologia e Patologia Cellulare e Molecolare, Università di Napoli Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy.

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March 2004

Novelties in the field of antimicrobial compounds for the treatment of lower respiratory tract infections.

Pulm Pharmacol Ther 2003 ;16(3):131-45

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Unit of Pneumology and Allergology, A. Cardarelli Hospital, Via del Parco Margherita 24, 80121 Naples, Italy.

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September 2003

Bronchodilator response to formoterol Turbuhaler in patients with COPD under regular treatment with formoterol Turbuhaler.

Pulm Pharmacol Ther 2003 ;16(2):105-9

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Unit of Pneumology and Allergology, A Cardarelli Hospital, Second University of Naples, Via del Parco Margherita 24, 80121 Naples, Italy.

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July 2003