Laura Castoldi
Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico
EpidemiologyOutbreakInternal medicineRadiologyEtiologySurgeryProspective cohort studyEmergency medicinePancreatitisBiliary tractCholecystectomyAcute pancreatitisPancreatic diseaseJaundicePancreasBody mass indexEmergency departmentSeverity of illnessHepatologyIncidence (epidemiology)Confidence intervalMedical emergencyGeneral surgeryMedicineGastroenterology
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Publications 18
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#1M. FabbiH-Index: 2
#2Laura CastoldiH-Index: 7
Last. Paolo ReggianiH-Index: 14
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#1Andrea EspositoH-Index: 8
#2Stefania Zannoni (University of Milan)H-Index: 4
Last. Gianpaolo CarrafielloH-Index: 35
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PURPOSE To assess the incidence of erroneous diagnosis of pneumatosis (pseudo-pneumatosis) in patients who underwent an emergency abdominal CT and to verify the performance of imaging features, supported by artificial intelligence (AI) techniques, to reduce this misinterpretation. METHODS We selected 71 radiological reports where the presence of pneumatosis was considered definitive or suspected. Surgical findings, clinical outcomes, and reevaluation of the CT scans were used to assess the corre...
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#1Laura Castoldi (Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico)H-Index: 7
#2Monica Solbiati (Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico)H-Index: 13
Last. Elena Casiraghi (University of Milan)H-Index: 17
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BACKGROUND: During the recent outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019), Lombardy was the most affected region in Italy, with 87,000 patients and 15,876 deaths up to May 26, 2020. Since February 22, 2020, well before the Government declared a state of emergency, there was a huge reduction in the number of emergency surgeries performed at hospitals in Lombardy. A general decrease in attendance at emergency departments (EDs) was also observed. The aim of our study is to report the experience...
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#1Laura CastoldiH-Index: 7
#2Monica SolbiatiH-Index: 13
Last. Elena CasiraghiH-Index: 17
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#1P. De Rai (Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico)H-Index: 4
#2Alessandro ZerbiH-Index: 57
Last. V. Di CarloH-Index: 50
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#1Laura Castoldi (Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico)H-Index: 7
#2Paolo De Rai (Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico)H-Index: 9
Last. Raffaele PezzilliH-Index: 54
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Abstract Background In Italy, no long-term studies regarding the natural history of acute pancreatitis have been carried out. Aim To report the results of a follow-up on a large series of patients hospitalised for pancreatitis. Methods Data of 631 patients admitted to 35 Italian hospitals were retrospectively evaluated 51.7 ± 8.4 months after discharge. Results The average recovery time after mild or severe pancreatitis was 28.2 and 53.4 days respectively. Fourteen sequelae were not resolved and...
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#1Clara SinaH-Index: 1
#2Laura Castoldi (Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico)H-Index: 7
Last. Silvana Castaldi (University of Milan)H-Index: 13
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This short paper describes the introduction of a clinical pathway for cranio-facial trauma (CFT) in an emergency room of a big research and teaching hospital.
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#1Paolo De RaiH-Index: 9
#2Alessandro ZerbiH-Index: 57
Last. Valerio Di CarloH-Index: 34
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Objective This study aimed to evaluate the surgical treatment of acute pancreatitis in Italy and to assess compliance with international guidelines.
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#1Armando Gabbrielli (University of Verona)H-Index: 26
#2Raffaele PezzilliH-Index: 54
Last. Valerio Di CarloH-Index: 34
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AIM: To evaluate the data from a survey carried out in Italy regarding the endoscopic approach to acute pancreatitis in order to obtain a picture of what takes place after the release of an educational project on acute pancreatitis sponsored by the Italian Association for the Study of the Pancreas. METHODS: Of the 1 173 patients enrolled in our survey, the most frequent etiological category was biliary forms (69.3%) and most patients had mild pancreatitis (85.8%). RESULTS: 344/1 173 (29.3%) unde...
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#1P. De RaiH-Index: 4
#2Alessandro ZerbiH-Index: 57
Last. V. Di CarloH-Index: 50
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