Editorial

Foreword: Research in times of pandemic COVID-19

Maurizio Vanelli, Carlo Signorelli, Vincenzo De Sanctis
Abstract 105 | PDF Downloads 73 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9582

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ORIGINAL INVESTIGATIONS/COMMENTARIES - SPECIAL COVID19

COVID-19 and Cities: from Urban Health strategies to the pandemic challenge. A Decalogue of Public Health opportunities

Stefano Capolongo, Andrea Rebecchi, Maddalena Buffoli, Letizia Appolloni, Carlo Signorelli, Gaetano Maria Fara, Daniela D'Alessandro
Abstract 166 | PDF Downloads 105 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9615

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The spread of COVID-19 in six western metropolitan regions: a false myth on the excess of mortality in Lombardy and the defense of the city of Milan

Carlo Signorelli, Anna Odone, Vincenza Gianfredi, Eleonora Bossi, Daria Bucci, Aurea Oradini-Alacreu, Beatrice Frascella, Michele Capraro, Federica Chiappa, Lorenzo Blandi, Fabio Ciceri
Abstract 259 | PDF Downloads 205 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9600

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Heterogeneity of COVID-19 outbreak in Italy

Bruno Alessandro Rivieccio, Ester Luconi, Patrizia Boracchi, Elena Pariani, Luisa Romanò, Silvia Salini, Silvana Castaldi, Elia Biganzoli, Massimo Galli
Abstract 141 | PDF Downloads 120 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9579

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Business Intelligence applied to Emergency Medical Services in the Lombardy region during SARS-CoV-2 epidemic

Giuseppe Maria Sechi, Maurizio Migliori, Gabriele Dassi, Andrea Pagliosa, Rodolfo Bonora, Aurea Oradini-Alacreu, Anna Odone, Carlo Signorelli, Alberto Zoli, AREU COVID-19 Response Team
Abstract 103 | PDF Downloads 69 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9557

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Impact of the COVID-19 epidemic on census, organization and activity of a large urban Emergency Department.

Ivan Comelli, Francesco Scioscioli, Gianfranco Cervellin
Abstract 171 | PDF Downloads 157 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9565

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Point-of-Care diagnostic of SARS-CoV-2: knowledge, attitudes, and perceptions (KAP) of medical workforce in Italy

Matteo Riccò, Pietro Ferraro, Giovanni Gualerzi, Silvia Ranzieri, Nicola Luigi Bragazzi, Federica Balzarini, Carlo Signorelli
Abstract 209 | PDF Downloads 126 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9573

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AOU Policlinico di Bari - West China Hospital of Sichuan University. Global experience of medical profession, battle, health, friendship against COVID -19

Matilde Carlucci , Lucia Federica Carpagnano, Nicola Serrone, Tiziana Dimatteo, Giovanni Migliore
Abstract 77 | PDF Downloads 52 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9536

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Stand by me 2.0. Visits by family members at Covid-19 time

Matilde Carlucci, Lucia Federica Carpagnano, Lidia Dalfino, Salvatore Grasso, Giovanni Migliore
Abstract 90 | PDF Downloads 70 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9569

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Screening of COVID-19 in children admitted to the hospital for acute problems: preliminary data

Angela Nicoletti, Valentina Talarico, Lucilla Sabetta, Pasquale Minchella, Manuela Colosimo, Carmelo Fortugno, Maria Concetta Galati, Giuseppe Raiola
Abstract 185 | PDF Downloads 145 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9607

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Covid-19 pandemic impact on mental health: a web-based cross-sectional survey on a sample of Italian general practitioners

Andrea Amerio, Davide Bianchi, Francesca Santi, Luigi Costantini, Anna Odone, Carlo Signorelli, Alessandra Costanza, Gianluca Serafini, Mario Amore, Andrea Aguglia
Abstract 303 | PDF Downloads 250 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9619

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Proximal femur fractures in COVID-19 emergency: the experience of two Orthopedics and Traumatology Departments in the first eight weeks of the Italian epidemic

Pietro Maniscalco, Erika Poggiali, Fabrizio Quattrini, Corrado Ciatti, Andrea Magnacavallo, Andrea Vercelli, Marco Domenichini, Enrico Vaienti, Francesco Pogliacomi, Francesco Ceccarelli
Abstract 123 | PDF Downloads 94 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9636

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The deep impact of novel CoVID-19 infection in an Orthopedics and Traumatology Department: the experience of the Piacenza Hospital

Pietro Maniscalco, Erika Poggiali, Fabrizio Quattrini, Corrado Ciatti, Andrea Magnacavallo, Serena Caprioli, Giovanni Vadacca, Emanuele Michieletti , Luigi Cavanna, Patrizio Capelli
Abstract 106 | PDF Downloads 72 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9635

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Tobacco smoking and COVID-19 pandemic: old and new issues. A summary of the evidence from the scientific literature

Maria Sofia Cattaruzza, Vincenzo Zagà, Silvano Gallus, Paolo D'Argenio, Giuseppe Gorini
Abstract 339 | PDF Downloads 299 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9698

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REVIEWS/FOCUS ON - SPECIAL COVID19

WHO International Health Regulations (IHR) vs COVID-19 Uncertainty

Astrid Stuckelberger, Manuel Urbina
Abstract 99 | PDF Downloads 75 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9626

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Treatments for COVID-19: emerging drugs against the coronavirus

Francesco Potì, Cristina Pozzoli, Maristella Adami, Enzo Poli, Lucio G. Costa
Abstract 238 | PDF Downloads 193 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9639

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Current laboratory diagnostics of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Giuseppe Lippi, Camilla Mattiuzzi, Chiara Bovo, Mario Plebani
Abstract 909 | PDF Downloads 495 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9548

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What happens to people's lungs when they get coronavirus disease 2019?

Annalisa Frizzelli, Domenico Tuttolomondo, Marina Aiello, Maria Majori, Giuseppina Bertorelli, Alfredo Chetta
Abstract 151 | PDF Downloads 109 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9574

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Assessment and treatment of older individuals with COVID 19 multi-system disease: Clinical and ethical implications

Fulvio Lauretani, Giulia Ravazzoni, Maria Federica Roberti, Yari Longobucco, Elisa Adorni, Margherita Grossi, Aurelio De Iorio, Umberto La Porta, Chiara Fazio, Elena Gallini, Raffaele Federici, Marco Salvi, Erika Ciarrocchi, Francesca Rossi, Marina Bergamin, Giacomo Bussolati, Ilaria Grieco, Federica Broccoli, Irene Zucchini, Giuseppe Ielo, Simonetta Morganti, Andrea Artoni, Arianna Arisi, Sara Tagliaferri, Marcello Maggio
Abstract 271 | PDF Downloads 401 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9629

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The role of the radiologist in diagnosing the COVID-19 infection. Parma experiences

Maurizio Balbi, Adela Ristani, Gianluca Milanese , Mario Silva , Roberta Eufrasia Ledda , Francesca Milone , Carlotta Sartorio , Giulia Tringali , Nicola Sverzellati
Abstract 159 | PDF Downloads 116 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9564

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Novel coronavirus infection and children

Federica Cavallo, Nadia Rossi, Francesco Chiarelli
Abstract 187 | PDF Downloads 135 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9586

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COVID19: potential cardiovascular issues in pediatric patients

Deborah Bertoncelli, Marta Guidarini, Anna Della Greca, Chiara Ratti, Francesca Falcinella; Brunella Iovane; Mauro Luigi Dutto; Carlo Caffarelli; Bertrand Tchana
Abstract 39 | PDF Downloads 71 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9655

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in adolescents: An update on current clinical and diagnostic characteristics

Vincenzo De Sanctis, Leopoldo Ruggiero, Ashraf T Soliman, Shahina Daar, Salvatore Di Maio, Christos Kattamis
Abstract 257 | PDF Downloads 264 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9543

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Crime in Italy at the time of the pandemic

Guido Travaini, Palmina Caruso, Isabella Merzagora
Abstract 68 | PDF Downloads 39 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9596

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COVID-19 and food allergy in children

Enza D'Auria, Caterina Anania, Barbara Cuomo, Fabio Decimo, Giovanni Cosimo Indirli, Violetta Mastrorilli, Angelica Santoro, Marco U.A. Sartorio, Elisabetta Veronelli, Carlo Caffarelli, Gian Luigi Marseglia, Mauro Calvani, the Italian Society of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology (SIAIP) “Food Allergy Study Group”
Abstract 25 | PDF Downloads 28 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9614

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Stop playing with data: there is no sound evidence that Bacille Calmette-Guérin may avoid SARS-CoV-2 infection (for now).

Matteo Riccò, Giovanni Gualerzi, Silvia Ranzieri, Nicola Luigi Bragazzi
Abstract 313 | PDF Downloads 164 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9700

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CORRESPONDENCE - SPECIAL COVID19

SARS-CoV-2 infection in children in Parma

Icilio Dodi, Eleonora Castellone, Marco Pappalardo, Monica Rubini, Piero Veronese, Claudio Ruberto, Laura Bianchi, Brunella Iovane, Valentina Maffini
Abstract 158 | PDF Downloads 180 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9563

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Rare Anaemias, Sickle-Cell Disease and COVID-19

Joan-Lluis Vives Corrons ; Vincenzo De Sanctis
Abstract 197 | PDF Downloads 159 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9532

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COVID-19 virus case fatality rate: How to avoid errors in calculation of data during the outbreak?

Ashraf T Soliman, Fawziya Alyafei, Rania Elalaily
Abstract 109 | PDF Downloads 84 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9530

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The death rate for COVID-19 is positively associated with gross domestic products

Giuseppe Lippi, Brandon M. Henry, Camilla Mattiuzzi, Chiara Bovo
Abstract 279 | PDF Downloads 101 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9514

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Smell and taste dysfunction during the COVID-19 outbreak: a preliminary report

Matteo Gelardi, Eleonora Trecca, Michele Cassano, Giorgio Ciprandi
Abstract 245 | PDF Downloads 85 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9524

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Preliminary epidemiological analysis on children and adolescents with novel coronavirus disease (2019-nCoV) in a central area of Calabria region

Valentina Talarico, Angela Nicoletti, Lucilla Sabetta, Pasquale Minchella, Giuseppe Raiola
Abstract 134 | PDF Downloads 105 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9550

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COVID-19: the end of lockdown what next?

Silvana Castaldi, Luisa Romano, Elena Pariani, Claudio Garbelli, Elia Biganzoli
Abstract 136 | PDF Downloads 89 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9605

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Sofosbuvir as a potential option for the treatment of COVID-19

Anahid Nourian, Hossein Khalili
Abstract 251 | PDF Downloads 76 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9609

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Major sports events and the transmission of SARS-CoV-2: analysis of seven case-studies in Europe

Carlo Signorelli, Anna Odone, Matteo Riccò, Lorenzo Bellini, Roberto Croci, Aurea Oradini-Alacreu, Daniel Fiacchini, Roberto Burioni
Abstract 126 | PDF Downloads 89 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9699

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COVID 19 and Spanish flu pandemics: All it changes, nothing changes

Antonia Francesca Franchini, Francesco Auxilia, Paolo M. Galimberti, Maria Antonella Piga, Silvana Castaldi, Alessandro Porro
Abstract 171 | PDF Downloads 100 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9625

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CORRESPONDENCE/CASE REPORTS - SPECIAL COVID19

Report of a series of healthy term newborns from convalescent mothers with COVID-19

Serafina Perrone, Michela Deolmi, Maurizio Giordano, Tiziana D'Alvano, Lucia Gambini, Mara Corradi, Tiziana Frusca, Tullio Ghi, Susanna Esposito
Abstract 46 | PDF Downloads 59 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9743

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Reviews

Molecular epidemiology of antimicrobial resistant microorganisms in the 21th century: a review of the literature

Cristina Genovese, Vincenza La Fauci, Smeralda D'Amato, Andrea Squeri, Carmelina Anzalone, Gaetano Bruno Costa, Francesco Fedele, Raffaele Squeri
Abstract 65 | PDF Downloads 26 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9176

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Original articles

Surgical treatment of peri-prosthetic femur fractures with dedicated NCB plates: our experience

Giam Paolo Molinari, Graziella Giaffreda, Daniele Clementi, Giuseppe Cabbanè, Valter Galmarini, Roberto Maria Capelli
Abstract 28 | PDF Downloads 18 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.8608

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Second-look TURBT: evaluation of anatomopatological and oncologic results in a single center

Matteo Maltagliati, Virginia Varca, Riccardo Milandri, Salvatore Micali, Tommaso Bocchialini, Bernardo Maria Cesare Rocco, Andrea Gregori
Abstract 109 | PDF Downloads 49 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.8618

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Breast cancer in women: a descriptive analysis of the national cancer database

Andrea Sisti, Maria T. Huayllani, Daniel Boczar, David J. Restrepo, Aaron C. Spaulding, Gabriel Emmanuel, Sanjay P. Bagaria, Sarah A. McLaughlin, Alexander S. Parker, Antonio J. Forte
Abstract 69 | PDF Downloads 29 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.8399

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Autologous grafts in the treatment of avascular osteonecrosis of the femoral head

Marco Marcarelli, Marco Fiammengo, Letizia Trovato, Vincenzo Lancione, Elvio Novarese, Pier Francesco Indelli, Salvatore Risitano
Abstract 54 | PDF Downloads 26 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.8188

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Focus On

Small airways in children with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis: the potential role of a multicomponent nutraceutical

Salvatore Leonardi, Giuseppe Parisi, Maria Papale, Anna Maria Zicari, Roberta Olcese, Amelia Licari, Gianluigi Marseglia, Giorgio Ciprandi
Abstract 29 | PDF Downloads 16 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9641

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Lertal®, a multicomponent nutraceutical, could reduce the use of antihistamines in children with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis

Maria Angela Tosca, Roberta Olcese, Guido Marinelli, Maria Papale, Anna Maria Zicari, Gianluigi Marseglia, Giorgio Ciprandi
Abstract 23 | PDF Downloads 11 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9719

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Case Reports

Osteoid osteoma of the proximal phalanx of the hallux: a case report of a challenging diagnosis

Attilio Basile, Federico Maria Liuni, Alberto Fontanarosa, Carmine Zoccali, Jacopo Baldi, Riccardo Maria Lanzetti
Abstract 42 | PDF Downloads 44 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.8493

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Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in an oncological normotensive patient: evidence for a pathogenic role of concomitant low magnesium serum levels and chemotherapy treatment

Federica Zappia, Ignazio Verzicco, Riccardo Simoni, Massimiliano Ferrari, Pietro Coghi, Francesca Bozzetti, Valentina Cannone, Riccardo Volpi, Aderville Cabassi
Abstract 314 | PDF Downloads 123 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.8685

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Letters to the Editors

The hyperchromatic supranuclear stria corresponds to the Golgi apparatus in nasal ciliated cells

Matteo Gelardi, Lorenzo Guerra, Nicola Giangregorio, Michele Cassano, Maria Favia, Giorgio Ciprandi
Abstract 33 | PDF Downloads 19 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9265

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HEALTHY AGING (Editor: D. Cucinotta)

Perioperative care of older persons: where are we?

Gabriella Bettelli
Abstract 25 | PDF Downloads 14 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9723

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Non-communicable disease prevention, nutrition and aging

Manfred Ruthsatz, Vanessa Candeias
Abstract 48 | PDF Downloads 33 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9721

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Evaluation of bio-psycho-social frailty in older persons on the territory: the method and the experience of the “Medesano Health House”

Giovanni Gelmini, Paola Pettenati, Stefania Baratta, Maria Grazia Loss, Mario Lunghi, Nicola Veronese
Abstract 41 | PDF Downloads 23 | DOI https://doi.org/10.23750/abm.v91i2.9628

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