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Facial masks vestibulitis: the risk of mismanagement in the COVID-19 pandemic

Gelardi et al. 5804

COVID-19 Compulsory Vaccination and the European Court of Human Rights

Vinceti 3338

COVID-19 control school-based interventions: characteristics and impact of a national-level educa-tional programme in Italy

Odone et al. 2077

The role of vitamin D in prevention OF COVID-19 and its severity: an umbrella review

Margarucci et al. 1836

Early and Long-term Consequences of Nutritional Stunting: From Childhood to Adulthood

De Sanctis et al. 1777

Prolactin Level in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS): An approach to the diagnosis and management

Davoudi et al. 1475

The quality of patient-nurse communication perceived before and during the COVID-19 pandemic: an Italian pilot study.

Vitale et al. 1310

Eating habits and lifestyle in children with obesity during the COVID19 lockdown: a survey in an Ital-ian center

Cipolla et al. 1262

Spontaneous abdominal bleeding associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection: causality or coincidence?

Sposato et al. 1261

Nurse’s identity role during Covid-19

Rossi et al. 1241

Dietary supplements for treatment of endometriosis: A review

Yalçın Bahat et al. 1217

Updates on Rabies virus disease: is evolution toward “Zombie virus” a tangible threat?

Lippi et al. 1183

Understanding the association between endothelial dysfunction and left ventricle diastolic dysfunc-tion in development of coronary artery disease and heart failure

Sušić et al. 1148

Hypersensitivity to polyethylene glycol in adults and children: An emerging challenge

Bianchi et al. 1147

Burnout and post-traumatic stress disorder in frontline nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic: a sys-tematic literature review and meta-analysis of studies published in 2020

Caruso et al. 1126

Rising concerns of Mucormycosis (Zygomycosis) among COVID-19 patients; an analysis and review based on case reports in literature

Ramphul et al. 1090

Priapism in Patients with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML): A Systematic Review

Ali et al. 1065

Use of remdesivir in children with COVID-19 infection: a quick narrative review

La Tessa et al. 1029

Adherence to the Mediterranean Diet during the COVID-19 national lockdowns: a systematic review of observational studies

Della Valle et al. 1028

Treatment options for massive rotator cuff tears: a narrative review

Di Benedetto et al. 1026

Safety surveillance after BNT162b2 mRNA COVID-19 vaccination: results from a cross-sectional sur-vey among staff of a large Italian teaching hospital

Vigezzi et al. 1023



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The synergic use of the High Power Laser Therapy and Glucosamine sulfate in Knee osteoarthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Ammendolia et al. 990

Taking care. Nursing towards Covid-19 patients during the pandemic emergency in Italy: a qualitative study

Moretti et al. 983

The Effects of Treatment with Blood Transfusion, Iron Chelation and Hydroxyurea on Puberty, Growth and Spermatogenesis in Sickle Cell Disease (SCD): A short update

Soliman et al. 981

Atopic dermatitis and atopic march: which link?

Maiello et al. 972

Tocilizumab in addition to standard of care in the management of COVID-19: a meta-analysis of RCTs

Mutua et al. 955

Diagnosis of acute appendicitis based on clinical scores: is it a myth or reality?

Podda et al. 952

Management of chronic musculoskeletal pain in veterans: a systematic review

Santini et al. 945

COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness among the staff of the Bologna Health Trust, Italy, December 2020-April 2021

Giansante et al. 938

Immediate adverse events following COVID-19 immunization. A cross-sectional study of 314,664 Italian subjects.

Gianfredi et al. 919

The Nursing Management of Tourniquet: the infective risk related to its use

Paduret et al. 916

The Role of Medical Students During COVID-19 Era. A Review.

Magklara et al. 912

Predictors of Clinical Outcomes in Adult COVID-19 Patients Admitted to a Tertiary Care Hospital in In-dia: an analytical cross-sectional study

Chauhan et al. 909

COVID-19 lockdown and seasonal allergic rhinitis: our experience in 40 patients

Gelardi et al. 891

Nursing student attitudes toward dying patient care: A European multicenter cross-sectional study

Ferri et al. 879

Accuracy of Ottawa ankle rules for midfoot and ankle injuries

Yavas et al. 831

The pathophysiology and complications of Fontan circulation

Mazza et al. 829

Neurological complications of COVID-19: from pathophysiology to rehabilitation. An overview.

Raciti et al. 822

Scorpion Stings in Saudi Arabia: An Overview

Alhamoud et al. 822

Peripherally Inserted Central Venous Catheters (PICC) versus totally implantable venous access device (PORT) for chemotherapy administration: a meta-analysis on gynecological cancer patients

Capozzi et al. 814

The effectiveness of Kinesio Taping in improving pain and edema during early rehabilitation after An-terior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Prospective, Randomized, Control Study

Labianca et al. 810

An assessment of case-fatality and infection-fatality rates of first and second COVID-19 waves in Ita-ly

Filippini et al. 807

Analysis of the time evolution of COVID-19 lethality during the first epidemic wave in Italy

Balasco et al. 805

Neglected volar subluxation of the metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb: A case report

Yigit et al. 804

Microsurgical Neurovascular Anatomy of the Brain: The Posterior Circulation (Part II)

Giotta Lucifero et al. 781

More than meets the eye: A case of synchronous ipsilateral clear cell renal cell carcinoma and urothelial carcinoma of the pelvicalyceal system and literature review

Symeonidis et al. 780

The necessity of early anti-inflammatory therapy initiation in cases with mild-to-moderate COVID-19: A personal experience from an attending pharmacist and his resident

Ghasemiyeh et al. 765

The Effect of Music Therapy in Reducing Dental Anxiety and Lowering Physiological Stressors

Wazzan et al. 763

Microsurgical Neurovascular Anatomy of the Brain: The Anterior Circulation (Part I)

Giotta Lucifero et al. 762

The psychological impact of the Coronavirus emergency on physicians and nurses: an Italian observa-tional study

Carriero et al. 760

Impact of Covid-19 on the Mental Health of Delta State University students, Nigeria

Ominde et al. 759

Association between serum Vitamin E concentrations and the presence of Metabolic Syndrome: A population-based cohort study

Barzegar-Amini et al. 743

Cardiovascular impact of COVID-19: an array of presentations

Cardiovascular impact of COVID-19

Maab et al. 735

Incidence of deep venous thrombosis in patients with both Pulmonary Embolism and COPD

Castellana et al. 732

MicroRNAs as biomarkers for breast cancer

Canatan et al. 730

Mis-tweeting communication: a Vaccine Hesitancy analysis among twitter users in Italy

Gori et al. 721

Uterus Transplantation and the redefinition of core bioethics precepts

Umani Ronchi et al. 717

The Myxedema coma in children and adolescents: A rare endocrine emergency - Personal experience and review of literature

De Sanctis et al. 712

Atypical Reye syndrome: three cases of a problem that pediatricians should consider and remember

Ferretti et al. 709

Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) related to COVID-19 infection in the state of Qatar: Association with Kawasaki-like Illness

Magboul et al. 705

The Effect of Pethidine Analgesia on Labor Duration and Maternal-Fetal Outcomes

Kadirogullari et al. 699

Cognitive Biases Affecting the Maintenance of COVID-19 Pandemic

Mohamed et al. 690

Platelet-rich Plasma use for facial rejuvenation: a clinical trial and review of current literature

Banihashemi et al. 687

Italian Consensus Conference on Guidelines for preoperative treatment in acetabular fractures

Aprato et al. 684

Improvement in glycaemic control in paediatric and young adult type 1 diabetes patients during COVID-19 pandemic: role of telemedicine and lifestyle changes.

Lazzeroni et al. 679

The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the use of the performance-enhancing drugs

Negro et al. 677

Allergen immunotherapy for house dust mite-induced rhinitis: prescriptive criteria

Ridolo et al. 668

The Modular Concept in Skull Base Surgery: Anatomical Basis of the Median, Paramedian and Lateral Corridors

Giotta Lucifero et al. 663

Management of pediatric cardiac surgery wound: a literature review

Prendin et al. 663

Effectiveness of Expressive Writing protocol in Palliative Care Healthworkers: a quantitative study

Cosentino et al. 661

Sex estimation from fingerprint ridge density. A review of literature

Sharma et al. 660

Defective Cortisol Secretion in Response to Spontaneous Hypoglycemia but Normal Cortisol Response to ACTH stimulation in neonates with Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia (HH).

Ahmed et al. 655

Impact of oral nutritional supplements (ONS) on growth outcomes and IGF-1 level in underweight older children and young adolescents (5-14 years) with short stature and no systemic disease: High versus normal calories density formula

De Sanctis et al. 651

Use of different devices for surgical treatment of proximal humerus fractures in adults: a systematic review

Pavone et al. 647

Discordant ROP (Retinopathy of prematurity) development in twins less than 32 weeks of gestational age

Silahli et al. 644

Understanding the complex role of mTORC as an intracellular critical mediator of whole-body me-tabolism in anorexia nervosa: A mini review.

Alaaraj et al. 638

Synergic use of botulinum toxin injection and radial extracorporeal shockwave therapy in Multiple Sclerosis spasticity.

Marinaro et al. 635

Clinical pathways and patient-related outcomes in hospital-based settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Clinical pathways and outcomes

Trimarchi et al. 635

Observational study on the potential psychological factors that affected Italian nurses involved in the COVID-19 health emergency

Vitale et al. 632

“Growing through relationship” - the Engagement of the Health Professional Students in the Intern-ship Experience: a Grounded Theory Research

Merlini et al. 630

Virological surveillance of SARS-CoV-2 in an Italian Northern area: differences in gender, age and Real Time RT PCR cycle threshold (Ct) values in three epidemic periods.

Mohieldin Mahgoub Ibrahim et al. 621

The Pancreatic changes affecting glucose homeostasis in transfusion dependent β- thalassemia (TDT): a short review

De Sanctis et al. 621

Biologic drugs in chronic spontaneous urticaria

Licari et al. 620

Minimally manipulated adipose derived mesenchymal stromal cells and osteoarthritis: A narrative review

Akkawi et al. 614

COVID-19 serological evaluation in a cohort of Vaccinated and Seropositive healthcare workers

D'Amato et al. 611

Rheumatoid Arthritis disease activity assessment in routine care: performance of the most widely used composite disease activity indices and patient-reported outcome measures

Salaffi et al. 605

An overview of mallet finger injuries

Khera et al. 604

HMGB1-antagonism exerted by glycyrrhizin could be fruitful against COVID-19.

Ciprandi et al. 602

Public health effectiveness of digital contact tracing in the COVID-19 pandemic: A systematic review of available data

Mazza et al. 601

Occurrence of SARS-CoV-2 infection among healthcare personnel: results from an early systematic review and meta-analysis.

Riccò et al. 601

The times they are a-changin: implementing new psychiatric rehabilitation models within a communi-ty care in the post COVID-19 era.

Pelizza et al. 594

Efficacy and safety of lacosamide in the treatment of status epilepticus in a patient with comorbidities

Mascolo et al. 587

Artificial neural network model from a case series of COVID-19 patients: a prognostic analysis.

Venturini et al. 583

The Specialist Palliative Care Nurses’ in an Italian Hospital: role, competences, and activities.

Autelitano et al. 582

Association of adipokines with frailty in heart failure

Fujiki et al. 582

Assessment of body weight from percutaneous widths of the bones and joints-Implications in foren-sic and clinical examinations

Rani et al. 582

Hormone resistance in children: what primary care physicians need to know

Metwalley et al. 582

Epidemiology of Tick-borne encephalitis in North-Eastern Italy (2017-2020): international insights from national notification reports

Riccò 579

Recurrent Status Epilepticus and SARS-CoV-2 infection: the “perfect storm”

Pauletto et al. 576

Non-invasive biomarkers of eosinophilic esophagitis

Votto et al. 575