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Giovanni Ferrara

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Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in Sweden: report from the first year of activity of the Swedish IPF-Registry
Ferrara G, Carlson L, Palm A, Einarsson J, Olivesten C, Sköld M
European clinical respiratory journal 2016;3():31090-

Need for combined interventions and operational research to tackle tuberculous meningitis
Ferrara G
The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2016;20(11):1423-

Treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a position paper from a Nordic expert group
Sköld Cm, Bendstrup E, Myllärniemi M, Gudmundsson G, Sjåheim T, Hilberg O, et al
Journal of internal medicine 2016;():-

Acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: a clinical review
Luppi F, Cerri S, Taddei S, Ferrara G, Cottin V
INTERNAL AND EMERGENCY MEDICINE 2015;10(4):401-11

Extra-pulmonary tuberculosis and Xpert® MTB/RIF: all about meta-analyses?
O'grady J, Kik Sv, Ferrara G
The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2015;19(3):254-

Macrolides for chronic asthma
Kew Km, Undela K, Kotortsi I, Ferrara G
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews 2015;(9):CD002997-

Recurrent respiratory infections and unusual radiology: a woman with Kartagener's syndrome
Ronnevi C, Ortiz-villalon C, Pawlowski J, Ferrara G
BMJ case reports 2015;2015():-

Serum reactome induced by Bordetella pertussis infection and Pertussis vaccines: qualitative differences in serum antibody recognition patterns revealed by peptide microarray analysis
Valentini D, Ferrara G, Advani R, Hallander Ho, Maeurer Mj
BMC immunology 2015;16():40-

T-Cell Therapy: Options for Infectious Diseases
Parida Sk, Poiret T, Zhenjiang L, Meng Q, Heyckendorf J, Lange C, et al
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 2015;61Suppl 3():S217-24

Autologous mesenchymal stromal cell infusion as adjunct treatment in patients with multidrug and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis: an open-label phase 1 safety trial
Skrahin A, Ahmed Rk, Ferrara G, Rane L, Poiret T, Isaikina Y, et al
The Lancet. Respiratory medicine 2014;2(2):108-22

No association between Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome skin fibrofolliculomas and the first 10 described human polyomaviruses or human papillomaviruses
Bradley M, Nordfors C, Vlastos A, Ferrara G, Ramqvist T, Dalianis T
Virology 2014;468-470():244-7

Chronic empyema: importance of preventing complications in the management of pleural effusions
Molander V, Diakopoulou M, Orre L, Ferrara G
BMJ case reports 2013;2013():-

Combination formoterol and budesonide as maintenance and reliever therapy versus combination inhaler maintenance for chronic asthma in adults and children
Kew Km, Karner C, Mindus Sm, Ferrara G
COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS 2013;:CD009019-

Intra-abdominal bleeding during treprostinil infusion in a patient with pulmonary arterial hypertension
Mindus S, Pawlowski J, Nisell M, Ferrara G
BMJ case reports 2013;2013():-

Isoniazid preventive treatment: predictors of adverse events and treatment completion
Codecasa Lr, Murgia N, Ferrarese M, Delmastro M, Repossi Ac, Casali L, et al
The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2013;17(7):903-8

Linezolid to treat extensively drug-resistant TB: retrospective data are confirmed by experimental evidence
Int Grp Study Linezolid, Sotgiu G, Centis R, D'ambrosio L, Spanevello A, Migliori Gb, et al
EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2013;42(1):288-90

Severe pneumonia after intravesical BCG instillation in a patient with invasive bladder cancer: case report and literature review
Caramori G, Artioli D, Ferrara G, Cazzuffi R, Pasquini C, Libanore M, et al
Monaldi archives for chest disease = Archivio Monaldi per le malattie del torace 2013;79(1):44-8

Efficacy, safety and tolerability of linezolid containing regimens in treating MDR-TB and XDR-TB: systematic review and meta-analysis
Sotgiu G, Centis R, D'ambrosio L, Alffenaar Jwc, Anger Ha, Caminero Ja, et al
EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2012;40(6):1430-42

Intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) for refractory and difficult-to-treat infections
Ferrara G, Zumla A, Maeurer M
The American journal of medicine 2012;125(10):1036.e1-8

Risk factors associated with pulmonary tuberculosis: smoking, diabetes and anti-TNFα drugs
Ferrara G, Murray M, Winthrop K, Centis R, Sotgiu G, Migliori Gb, et al
Current opinion in pulmonary medicine 2012;18(3):233-40

Trends and challenges in tuberculosis in a medium-sized southern European setting
Pasticci Mb, Mazzolla R, Mercuri A, Gamboni G, Bombaci Jc, Tiecco C, et al
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE 2012;16(5):645-8

A Decade of Interferon-gamma Release Assays: Quest for the Holy Grail to Diagnose Latent Infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis?
Ferrara G, Parida Sk, Zumla A, Richeldi L, Maeurer M
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2011;183(12):1732-

A multicentre evaluation of the accuracy and performance of IP-10 for the diagnosis of infection with M. tuberculosis
Tbnet, Ruhwald M, Dominguez J, Latorre I, Losi M, Richeldi L, et al
TUBERCULOSIS 2011;91(3):260-7

Combination fluticasone and salmeterol versus fixed dose combination budesonide and formoterol for chronic asthma in adults and children
Lasserson Tj, Ferrara G, Casali L
COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS 2011;:CD004106-

Interferon-gamma release assays for the diagnosis of latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Diel R, Goletti D, Ferrara G, Bothamley G, Cirillo D, Kampmann B, et al
EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011;37(1):88-99

Screening of immigrants in the UK for latent tuberculosis
Mcnerney R, Ferrara G, O'grady J, Maeurer M, Zumla A
EXPERT REVIEW OF RESPIRATORY MEDICINE 2011;5(4):483-6

The best on infections: update from the 2010 ERS Congress
Miravitlles M, Sotgiu G, Dimopoulos G, Rohde G, Centis R, Ferrara G, et al
EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011;38(2):450-5

Tuberculosis in prisons: anatomy of global neglect
O'grady J, Maeurer M, Atun R, Abubakar I, Mwaba P, Bates M, et al
EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2011;38(4):752-4

Tuberculosis in prisons in sub-Saharan Africa - the need for improved health services, surveillance and control
O'grady J, Hoelscher M, Atun R, Bates M, Mwaba P, Kapata N, et al
TUBERCULOSIS 2011;91(2):173-8

Xpert MTB/RIF test for tuberculosis
Ferrara G, O'grady J, Zumla A, Maeurer M
LANCET 2011;378(9790):482-author

TB or not TB: update from the ERS Respiratory Infection Assembly 10
Miravitlles M, Ferrara G, Lange C, Dimopoulos G, Rohde G, Blasi F, et al
EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2010;36(3):665-70

Epidemiology and clinical management of XDR-TB: a systematic review by TBNET
Sotgiu G, Ferrara G, Matteelli A, Richardson Md, Centis R, Ruesch-gerdes S, et al
EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2009;33(4):871-81

Exploring the immune response against Mycobacterium tuberculosis for a better diagnosis of the infection
Ferrara G, Losi M, Fabbri Lm, Migliori Gb, Richeldi L, Casali L
Archivum immunologiae et therapiae experimentalis 2009;57(6):425-33

Interferon-gamma-release assays detect recent tuberculosis re-infection in elderly contacts
Ferrara G, Losi M, D'amico R, Cagarelli R, Pezzi Am, Meacci M, et al
International journal of immunopathology and pharmacology 2009;22(3):669-77

Performance of tests for latent tuberculosis in different groups of immunocompromised patients
Richeldi L, Losi M, D'amico R, Luppi M, Ferrari A, Mussini C, et al
Chest 2009;136(1):198-204

Combination fluticasone and salmeterol versus fixed dose combination budesonide and formoterol for chronic asthma in adults and children
Lasserson Tj, Cates Cj, Ferrara G, Casali L
COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS 2008;:CD004106-

Fluoroquinolones: are they essential to treat multidrug resistant tuberculosis?
Smira Tbnet Study Grp, Migliori Gb, Lange C, Girardi E, Centis R, Besozzi G, et al
EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY JOURNAL 2008;31(4):904-5

High risk of tuberculosis in health care workers in Romania
Sotgiu G, Arbore As, Cojocariu V, Piana A, Ferrara G, Cirillo Dm, et al
The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease 2008;12(6):606-11

Mycobacterium tuberculosis induces CCL18 expression in human macrophages
Ferrara G, Bleck B, Richeldi L, Reibman J, Fabbri Lm, Rom Wn, et al
Scandinavian journal of immunology 2008;68(6):668-74

Resistance to second-line injectables and treatment outcomes in multidrug-resistant and extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis cases
Migliori Gb, Lange C, Centis R, Sotgiu G, Mütterlein R, Hoffmann H, et al
The European respiratory journal 2008;31(6):1155-9

Using ELISpot technology to improve the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection: from the bench to the T-SPOT.TB assay
Richeldi L, Losi M, Cerri S, Casali L, Fabbri Lm, Ferrara G
Expert review of respiratory medicine 2008;2(2):253-60

Clinical and operational value of the extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis definition
Migliori Gb, Besozzi G, Girardi E, Kliiman K, Lange C, Toungoussova Os, et al
The European respiratory journal 2007;30(4):623-6

Blood tests for diagnosis of tuberculosis - Reply
Ferrara G, Losi M, Piro R, Fabbri Lm, Richeldi L
LANCET 2006;368(9532):282-283

Long-term moxifloxacin in complicated tuberculosis patients with adverse reactions or resistance to first line drugs
Codecas Lr, Ferrara G, Ferrarese M, Morandi Ma, Penati V, Lacchini C, et al
RESPIRATORY MEDICINE 2006;100(9):1566-72

[New tools for a better diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection]
Ferrara G, Losi M, Roversi P, Fabbri Lm, Richeldi L
Recenti progressi in medicina 2006;97(3):123-8

Use in routine clinical practice of two commercial blood tests for diagnosis of infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis: a prospective study
Ferrara G, Losi M, D'amico R, Roversi P, Piro R, Meacci M, et al
LANCET 2006;367(9519):1328-34

Use of commercial interferon-gamma assays in immunocompromised patients for tuberculosis diagnosis
Richeldi L, Ferrara G, Losi M, Piro R, Roversi P, Fabbri Lm
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE 2006;173(1):130-author

Community acquired pneumonia in internal medicine: a one-year retrospective study based on pneumonia severity index
Riccioni G, Di Pietro V, Staniscia T, De Feudis L, Traisci G, Capani F, et al
International journal of immunopathology and pharmacology 2005;18(3):575-86

Macrolides for chronic asthma
Richeldi L, Ferrara G, Fabbri Lm, Lasserson Tj, Gibson Pg
COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS 2005;:CD002997-

Macrolides for chronic asthma
Richeldi L, Ferrara G, Fabbri Lm, Lasserson Tj, Gibson Pg
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews 2005;(3):CD002997-

Macrolides in the treatment of asthma and cystic fibrosis
Ferrara G, Losi M, Franco F, Corbetta L, Fabbri Lm, Richeldi L
Respiratory medicine 2005;99(1):1-10

Management of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Italy
Ferrara G, Richeldi L, Bugiani M, Cirillo D, Besozzi G, Nutini S, et al
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE 2005;9(5):507-13

Routine hospital use of a new commercial whole blood interferon-gamma assay for the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection
Ferrara G, Losi M, Meacci M, Meccugni B, Piro R, Roversi P, et al
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine 2005;172(5):631-5

Corticosteroids for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Richeldi L, Davies Hr, Ferrara G, Franco F
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews 2003;(3):CD002880-

Clinical use of Levofloxacin in the long-term treatment of drug resistant tuberculosis
Richeldi L, Covi M, Ferrara G, Franco F, Vailati P, Meschiari E, et al
Monaldi archives for chest disease = Archivio Monaldi per le malattie del torace 2002;57(1):39-43

Macrolides for chronic asthma
Richeldi L, Ferrara G, Fabbri Lm, Gibson Pg
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews 2002;(1):CD002997-

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