Pediatrics

Franco Antoniazzi
Associate Professor
Alessandro Bodini
Assistant Professor
Gaetano Cantalupo
Associate Professor
Rossella Gaudino
Assistant Professor
Giorgio Piacentini
Full Professor
Angelo Pietrobelli
Associate Professor
Marco Zaffanello
Assistant Professor
Nicola Zampieri
Research Assistants
Skills
Topic People Description
Adolescentology Rossella Gaudino
Transition of the adolescent with chronic pathology
Pediatric Andrology Nicola Zampieri
Pediatric Andrology deals with the diagnosis and treatment of all diseases that may alter the development and future fertility of the male; it includes both clinical and surgical aspects and the collaboration between the various specialists is essential for guaranteeing a correct approach to the single pathology
Auxology and Pediatric Endocrinology Franco Antoniazzi
Rossella Gaudino
Study of the main pediatric diseases of growth and pubertal development, thyroid diseases and adrenal diseases
SLEEP-DISORDERED BREATHING IN PEDIATRICS Marco Zaffanello
Evaluation of respiratory sleep disorders in pediatric age, with the aid of respiratory polysomnography. Specifically, measurement of apneas from specific causes such as adenotonsillar and craniofacial malformations.
Sleep disordered breathing in children Franco Antoniazzi
Gaetano Cantalupo
The research activity is aimed to characterize respiratory sleep disorders in children with adeno-tonsillar hyperplasia, obesity, and cranio-facial dysmorphisms in complex genetic syndromes. The main tool are cardio-respiratory polysomnography (limited channels) and full polysomnography. The activity is carried out in collaboration with other specialists such as otolaryngology, maxillofacial surgery, and ophthalmology.
Pediatric Pulmunary Alessandro Bodini
Giorgio Piacentini
The Pediatric Pulmunary analyzes lung function both in term of structural and/or in disease. All the respiratory tract is evaluated and will give to the patient appropriate treatment.Using specific instruments will give information on diagnosis and specific therapy.
Pediatric - Clinical - Nutrition - Prevention of non-communicable diseases Angelo Pietrobelli
The evaluation of the first 1,000 days of life could understand the risks later in life. Nutrition in the first 1,000 days is related to cardio-vascular diseases in adulthood.

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