Research & Experimental

Massimo Piergiuseppe Franchi
Full Professor
Ricciarda Raffaelli
Associate Professor
Stefano Uccella
Associate Professor
Research interests
Topic People Description
Prenatal Diagnosis Ricciarda Raffaelli
Prenatal Diagnosis of congenital anomalies, and evaluation of possible biophysical and biochemical markers of major obstetrical syndromes
Gynecological Oncology Massimo Piergiuseppe Franchi
Stefano Uccella
Innovations in the medical treatment of ovarian and cervical cancer. Evaluation of new markers of ovarian and endometrial cancer. Evaluation of surgical complications in patients managed for gynecological tumors. Analysis of genetic factors for ovarian cancer.
Prenatal Medicine and Diagnosis Massimo Piergiuseppe Franchi
Research in feto-maternal medicine. Main topics: 1) The role of ultrasonographic measure of cervical length in expectantly managed prolonged pregnancy: prediction of onset of labor and mode of delivery. 2) Ultrasonographic measurement of thymus size in IUGR fetuses as a marker of the fetal immunoendocrine response to malnutrition. 3) Evaluation of cardiovascular modifications in preeclamptic patients. 4) CDT as a biochemical marker of main obsterical syndromes in complicated pregnancies. 5) Ultrasonographic biometry of the placenta as a predictor of obstetric outcome.
Obstetrics Massimo Piergiuseppe Franchi
Stefano Uccella
Evaluation of new ultrasonographic techniques in the diagnosis fetal anomalies. Evaluation and imlementation of surgical techniques related to the complicated cesarean section. Evaluation of new specific ultrasonographic and biochemical markers of feto-maternal pathology. Multicentric study for the early diagnosis of sepsis in obstetrics and gynecology.


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