Publications by authors named "Vincenzo Baldo"

163 Publications

SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 Vaccines: The Promises and the Challenges Ahead.

Vaccines (Basel) 2021 Jan 4;9(1). Epub 2021 Jan 4.

Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum-University of Bologna, 40126 Bologna, Italy.

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January 2021

Healthcare Service Usage and Costs for Elderly Patients with Obstructive Lung Disease.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2020 18;15:3357-3366. Epub 2020 Dec 18.

Department of Cardiologic, Vascular, and Thoracic Sciences, and Public Health, University of Padua, Padova, Italy.

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December 2020

Demographic and socio-economic factors, and healthcare resource indicators associated with the rapid spread of COVID-19 in Northern Italy: An ecological study.

PLoS One 2020 28;15(12):e0244535. Epub 2020 Dec 28.

Department of Cardiologic, Vascular and Thoracic Sciences, and Public Health, University of Padova, Padova, Italy.

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January 2021

Health care service use and costs for a cohort of high-needs elderly diabetic patients.

Prim Care Diabetes 2020 Dec 25. Epub 2020 Dec 25.

Department of Cardiologic, Vascular, and Thoracic Sciences, and Public Health, University of Padua, Padova, Italy.

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December 2020

SARS-CoV-2 RNA detection and persistence in wastewater samples: An experimental network for COVID-19 environmental surveillance in Padua, Veneto Region (NE Italy).

Sci Total Environ 2021 Mar 2;760:143329. Epub 2020 Nov 2.

Department of Cardiac, Thoracic, Vascular Sciences and Public Health, Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy. Electronic address:

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March 2021

Associations between mortality from COVID-19 in two Italian regions and outdoor air pollution as assessed through tropospheric nitrogen dioxide.

Sci Total Environ 2021 Mar 4;760:143355. Epub 2020 Nov 4.

Environmental, Genetic and Nutritional Epidemiology Research Center (CREAGEN), Section of Public Health, Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy; Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2021

Health care service usage and costs for high-needs elderly patients with heart failure.

J Geriatr Cardiol 2020 Sep;17(9):580-584

Department of Cardiologic, Vascular and Thoracic Sciences, and Public Health, University of Padua, Padova, Italy.

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September 2020

Mortality from COVID-19: are we getting closer to the true value?

Pathog Glob Health 2020 10 4;114(7):347-348. Epub 2020 Oct 4.

Hygiene and Public Health Unit, Department of Cardiac Thoracic and Vascular Sciences and Public Health, University of Padua , Padova, Italy.

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October 2020

Association between health literacy and dietary intake of sugar, fat and salt: a systematic review.

Public Health Nutr 2020 Aug 3:1-13. Epub 2020 Aug 3.

Department of Cardiological, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, and Public Health, University of Padova, Padova35127, Italy.

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August 2020

Microbiological Hygiene Quality of Thermal Muds: A Pilot Study in Pelotherapy Facilities of the Euganean Thermal District (NE Italy).

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 07 13;17(14). Epub 2020 Jul 13.

Department of Cardiac, Thoracic, Vascular Sciences and Public Health, Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, University of Padua, Via L. Loredan, 18-35131 Padua, Italy.

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July 2020

Breast Cancer Primary Prevention and Diet: An Umbrella Review.

Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 07 1;17(13). Epub 2020 Jul 1.

Department of Cardiological, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, University of Padova, Via Loredan 18, 35127 Padova, Italy.

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July 2020

Socioeconomic Determinants in Vaccine Hesitancy and Vaccine Refusal in Italy.

Vaccines (Basel) 2020 Jun 5;8(2). Epub 2020 Jun 5.

Hygiene and Public Health Unit, Department of Cardiac Thoracic and Vascular Sciences and Public Health, University of Padua, Via Loredan 18, 35131 Padova, Italy.

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June 2020

Herpes zoster: vaccination status and virtuous experiences.

Minerva Med 2020 Feb;111(1):4-8

Unit of Hygiene and Public Health, Department of Cardiac Thoracic Vascular Sciences and Public Health, University of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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February 2020

Awareness of HPV and drivers of HPV vaccine uptake among university students: A quantitative, cross-sectional study.

Health Soc Care Community 2020 Sep 17;28(5):1514-1524. Epub 2020 Mar 17.

Department of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, Public Health Unit, University of Padua, Padua, Italy.

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September 2020

Differences in direct costs of patients with stage I cutaneous melanoma: A real-world data analysis.

Eur J Surg Oncol 2020 06 19;46(6):976-981. Epub 2020 Feb 19.

Surgical Oncology Unit, Veneto Institute of Oncology, IOV-IRCCS, Italy; Department of Surgery, Oncology and Gastroenterology, University of Padova, Italy.

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June 2020

Primary school children and nutrition: lifestyles and behavioral traits associated with a poor-to-moderate adherence to the Mediterranean diet. A cross-sectional study.

Eur J Pediatr 2020 May 17;179(5):827-834. Epub 2020 Jan 17.

Hygiene and Public Health Unit, Department of Cardiological, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, and Public Health, University of Padua, Via Loredan 18, 35128, Padua, Italy.

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May 2020