Publications

Lessons learned from the HIV pandemic to strengthen qualitative research methods for (re)emerging infections

2023

Authors: Nicholls EJ, Le Prevost M, Bilardi D, Agudu NAS, Adirieje C, Osa-Afina C, Amadosi EE, Denford S, May T, Witzel TC, Tariq S.

Presented at: AIDSImpact Conference, June 2023

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Patterns of antibiotic use, pathogens, and prediction of mortality in hospitalized neonates and young infants with sepsis: A global neonatal sepsis observational cohort study (NeoOBS)

2023

Authors: Russell NJ, Stöhr W, Plakkal N, Cook A, Berkley JA, et al. 

Published in: PLOS Medicine

Nucleoside/nucleotide reverse transcriptase inhibitor sparing regimen with once daily integrase inhibitor plus boosted darunavir is non-inferior to standard of care in virologically-suppressed children and adolescents living with HIV – Week 48 results of the randomised SMILE Penta-17-ANRS 152 clinical trial

2023

Authors: Compagnucci A, Chan KM, Saïdi Y, Cressey RT, Bamford A, Riault Y, Coelho A, Nolan A, Chalermpantmetagul S, Morkunaite G, Amuge P, Musiime V, Violari V, Cotton M, Kekitiinwa RA, Kaudha E, Groenewald M, Liberty AA, Kanjanavanit S, Volokha A, Bologna R, Ruz PN, Tato PL, Paioni P, Marques L, Reliquet V, Niehues T, Welch BS, Ford D, Giaquinto C, Gibb MD, Babiker A, Amador RTJ, SMILE-PENTA17-ANRS 152 Trial Group

Published in: eClinicalMedicine

Challenges in the Implementation of the NeoOBS Study, a Global Pragmatic Observational Cohort Study, to Investigate the Aetiology and Management of Neonatal Sepsis in the Hospital Setting

2023

Authors: Riddell A, Cook A, Khavessian N, Ellis S, Bilardi D, Correia E, Kostyanev T, Nardone A, Russell N, Vilken T, Stohr W, Adhisivam B, Moraes IRAd, Ahmed NU, Bekker A, Berezin EN, Boonkasidecha S, Carvalheiro CG, Chauhan P, Chiurchiù S, Chorafa E, Dramowski A, et al.

Published in: Antibiotics

Persistent symptoms after 1 year in hospitalized children with COVID-19, compared to controls

2023

Authors: Conde M, Gastesi I, de Pablo L, Villanueva S, Aguilera-Alonso D, Esteban A, Epalza C, López M, Domínguez S, Gómez P, Ballesteros A, Pinto C, Navarro M, Giaquinto C, Moraleda C, Tagarro A, on behalf of EPICO-AEP and ORCHESTRA Working Group

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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Risk Factors for Severe Acute SARS-CoV-2 Disease in Pediatric Population

2023

Authors: Tagarro A, Gastesi I, Villanueva S, Ramírez A, Mesa ML, Vasquez P, Friedrich G, Naranjo M, Restrepo S, Baquero OL, Mejía LM, Álvarez C, Leoz I, Calvo C, Epalza C, Soriano-Arandes A, Menasalvas A, Navarro M, Herranz M, Fumadó V, Crichton S, Le Prevost M, Giaquinto C, Reinos T, Conde M, Moraleda C, on behalf of EPICO-AEP, EPICO-Colombia and ORCHESTRA Working Groups

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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The Estimation of Long-COVID Prevalence and Long-Term Persistence in Italian Children After COVID-19 Compared to Un-Infected Subjects: An Analysis Using a Pediatric Primary Care Database

2023

Authors: Di Chiara C, Barbieri E, Chen YX, Visonà E, Cavagnis S, Sturniolo G, Parca A, Liberati C, Cantarutti L, Lupattelli A, Le Prevost M, Corrao G, Giaquinto C.

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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Evaluation of Waning of SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine-Induced Immunity: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

2023

Authors: Menegale F, Manica M, Zardini A, Guzzetta G, Marziano V, D’Andrea V, Trentini F, Ajelli M, Poletti P, Merler S.

Published in: JAMA Network Open

Clinical Presentation and Outcome of Acute Respiratory Illnesses in South African Children During the COVID-19 Pandemic

2023

Authors: Redfern A, van der Zalm MM, Lishman J, Goussard P, Smit L, Dagan R, Barday M, Mare M, Claassen M, Van Zyl G, Rabie H, Verhagen LM.

Published in: The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

Kangaroo care as a potential infection prevention and control (IPC) measure in neonatal intensive care units

2023

Authors: Schlaeppi C, Bielicki J, and the NeoIPC Consortium.

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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Descriptive interim analysis of the sampling strategy in anonymous repeated cross-sectional samples in European neonatal intensive care units (NICU)

2023

Authors: Golhen K, Gotta V, Pfister M, Bielicki J.

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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The impact of variant and vaccination on SARS-CoV-2 symptomatology; three prospective household cohorts

2023

Authors: Westerhof I, de Hoog M, Ieven M, Lammens C, van Beek J, Rozhnova G, Eggink D, Euser S, Wildenbeest J, Duijts L, van Houten M, Goossens H, Giaquinto C, Bruijning‑Verhagen P.

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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Ethnic group differences in rates of SARS-CoV-2 testing, PCR-confirmed infections and COVID-19 related hospital admissions in young children by SARS-CoV-2- variant: national birth cohort study

2023

Authors: Abdullahi F, Hardelid P, Nguyen V, Thorne C, Linda Wijlaar.

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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Clinical presentation and outcome of acute respiratory illnesses in South African children during the COVID-19 pandemic

2023

Authors: Redfern A, van der Zalm MM, Lishman J, Goussard P, Smit L, Dagan R, Barday MM, Mare M, Claassen M, Van Zyl G, Rabie H, Verhagen LM.

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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Clinical features of SARS-CoV-2 infection in children and adolescents who experienced COVID-19 across Parental, Delta, and Omicron waves in Italy: a prospective observational study

2023

Authors: Di Chiara C, Boracchini R, Sturniolo G, Barbieri A, Costenaro P, De Pieri M, Liberati C, Zin A, Cozzani S, Padoan A, Bonfante F, Kakkar F, Cantarutti A, Donà D, Giaquinto C.

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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Hybrid immunity upon mRNA vaccines induce a stronger and durable SARS-CoV-2 immune response in children

2023

Authors: Di Chiara C, Cantarutti A, Petrara MR, Bonfante F, Cosma C, Carmona F, Pagliari M, Cotugno N, Boracchini R, Meneghel A, Benetti E, Bosa L, Palma P, De Rossi A, Giaquinto C, Donà D, Padoan A, and the VERDI/ORCHESTRA study teams.

Presented at: ESPID 2023

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Optimizing the World Health Organization algorithm for HIV vertical transmission risk assessment by adding maternal self-reported antiretroviral therapy adherence

2023

Authors: Fernández-Luis S, Lain MG, Serna-Pascual M, Domínguez-Rodríguez S, Kuhn L, Liberty A, Barnabas S, Lopez-Varela E, Otwombe K, Danaviah S, Nastouli E, Palma P, Cotugno N, Spyer M, Giannuzzi V, Giaquinto C, Violari A, Cotton MF, Nhampossa T, Klein N, Ramsagar N, van Rensburg AJ, Behuhuma O, Vaz P, Maiga AI, Oletto A, Naniche D, Rossi P, Rojo P, Tagarro A; EPIICAL Consortium

Published in: BioMed Central

Determinants of B-Cell Compartment Hyperactivation in European Adolescents Living With Perinatally Acquired HIV-1 After Over 10 Years of Suppressive Therapy

2023

Authors: Ruggiero A, Pascucci GR, Cotugno N, Domínguez-Rodríguez S, Rinaldi S, Tagarro A, Rojo P, Foster C, Bamford A, De Rossi A, Nastouli E, Klein N, Morrocchi E, Fatou B, Smolen KK, Ozonoff A, Di Pastena M, Luzuriaga K, Steen H, Giaquinto C, Goulder P, Rossi P, Levy O, Pahwa S, Palma P; EPIICAL Consortium

Published in: Frontiers

Machine learning outperformed logistic regression classification even with limit sample size: A model to predict pediatric HIV mortality and clinical progression to AIDS

2023

Authors: Domínguez-Rodríguez S, Serna-Pascual M, Oletto A, Barnabas S, Zuidewind P, Dobbels E, Danaviah S, Behuhuma O, Lain MG, Vaz P, Fernández-Luis S, Nhampossa T, Lopez-Varela E, Otwombe K, Liberty A, Violari A, Maiga AI, Rossi P, Giaquinto C, Kuhn L, Rojo P, Tagarro A; EPIICAL Consortium

Published in: Plos One

Clinical, Virological and Immunological Subphenotypes in a Cohort of Early Treated HIV-Infected Children

2023

Authors: Domínguez-Rodríguez S, Tagarro A, Foster C, Palma P, Cotugno N, Zicari S, Ruggiero A, de Rossi A, Dalzini A, Pahwa S, Rinaldi S, Nastouli E, Marcelin AG, Dorgham K, Sauce D, Gartner K, Rossi P, Giaquinto C, Rojo P

Published in: Frontiers

Multifaceted premature aging in adolescent/young adult with perinatal acquired HIV

2023

Authors: Petrara MR, Ruffoni E, Carmona F, Cavallari I, Zampieri S, Giunco S, Bianco Del P, Rampon O, Palma P, Rossi P, Giaquinto C, Rossi De A, within the EPIICAL Consortium

Presented at: CROI 2023

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Participatory Surveillance for COVID-19 Trend Detection in Brazil: Cross-sectional Study

2023

Authors: Wittwer S, Paolotti D, Lichand G, Leal Neto O.

Published in: JMIR Public Health and Surveillance

Time for a new CoNSensus? Species specificity of coagulase negative staphylococci (CoNS) antibiograms in neonatal bloodstream isolates across Europe

2023

Authors: Hill LF, Planche T, Monahan I, Gupta A, Turner MA, Lutsar I, Roilides E, Clements MN, Sharland M, Heath PT, Lindsay JA, on behalf of the NeoVanc Consortium

Presented at: ECCMID 2023

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Infection prevention and control practices in neonatal units participating in the NeoIPC project

2023

Authors: Schlaeppi C, Bielicki J, and the NeoIPC Consortium

Presented at: ECCMID 2023

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Antibiotic use in neonatal care: measuring cumulative exposure in point prevalence surveys identifies high infant-level antibiotic exposure

2023

Authors: Cook A, Bielicki J, and the NeoIPC Consortium

Presented at: ECCMID 2023

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The Mini-Symposium on Global Child Health: Serving the Children of the World

2023

Authors: Scutariu C, Bilardi D, Ayomoh F.I. et al. 

Published in: Pediatric Research

Youth Participation in Clinical Trials and Research

2023

Author: Mercy Shibemba

Presented at: CHIVA 2023

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Dengue, chikungunya and zika arbovirus infections in Caribbean children

2023

Authors: CDC Christie, AM Lue, RH Melbourne-Chambers

Presented at: Current Opinion in Pediatrics

Mortality linked to higher inflammation in kids with perinatal HIV

2023

Speaker: Morrocchi E

Presented at: CROI 2023

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Outcomes of laboratory-confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection during resurgence driven by Omicron lineages BA.4 and BA.5 compared with previous waves in the Western Cape Province, South Africa

2023

Authors: Davies MA, Morden E, Rousseau P, Arendse J, Bam JL, Boloko L, Cloete K, Cohen C, Chetty N, Dane P, Heekes A, Hsiao NY, Hunter M, Hussey H, Jacobs T, Jassat W, Kariem S, Kassanjee R, Laenen I, Roux SL, Lessells R, Mahomed H, Maughan D, Meintjes G, Mendelson M, Mnguni A, Moodley M, Murie K, Naude J, Ntusi NAB, Paleker M, Parker A, Pienaar D,

mRNA vaccines induce a higher antibodies response in children with previous COVID-19

2023

Authors: Di Chiara C, Cantarutti A, Bonfante F, Petrara MR, Cosma C, Pagliari M, Cotugno N, Meneghel A, Benetti E, Bosa L, Palma P, De Rossi A, Giaquinto C, Donà D, Padoan A, for the VERDI study team.

Presented at: CROI 2023

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Management of Mpox in people with HIV attending a sexual health department in London, UK

2023

Authors: Girometti N, Burton F, Spencer M, Agunbiade S, Byrne R, Bracchi M, Jones R, Dwyer E, Whitlock GG, Tittle V, Pozniak AL, Boffito M

Presented at: CROI 2023

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SARS-COV-2 in children & adolescents living with HIV in Europe & South Africa

2023

Authors: Jackson C, Crichton S, Bamford A, Berzosa A, Gilmour K, Goetghebuer T,  Johnson SM, Judd A, Noguera-Julian A, Le Prevost M, Spoulou V, Sturgeon K,  VolokhamA, Zar HJ, Collins IJ. On behalf of the European Pregnancy and Paediatric Infections Cohort Collaboration (EPPICC)

Presented at: CROI 2023

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Persistent symptoms in children admitted with COVID similar to controls 1 year later

2023

Authors: Tagarro A, Villanueva S, Esteban A, López M, Conde M, de Pablo L, Aguilera-Alonso D, Gastesi I, Domínguez S, Epalza C, Ballesteros A, Pinto C, Giaquinto C, Moraleda C, on behalf of EPICO and ORCHESTRA Working Group

Presented at: CROI 2023

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Comorbidities that increase risk for severe acute COVID-19 in pediatric population

2023

Authors: García TA, García GI, Medina VS, Varela RA, Rubio MLM, Hoyos VP, Friedrich G, Vanegas NM, Gualteros RS, Vaquero LO, Mejía ML, Álvarez C, Gordillo LI, Rey CC, Errondo EC, Arandes ST, Ruiz MA, Gómez NM, Aguirre HM, Pérez FV, le Prevost M, Giaquinto C, Redecilla MC

Presented at: CROI 2023

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Pediatric coronavirus disease 2019 in Africa

2023

Authors: Van der Zalm MM, Donà D, Rabie H.

Published in: Current Opinions in Pediatrics

Perinatal characteristics and longer-term outcomes in Brazilian children with confirmed or suspected congenital Zika infection: ZIKAction Paediatric Registry

2023

Authors: de Siquiera I.C, de Almeida B.L, Lage MLC, Serra L, Carvalho A, de Lima M.M, Góes MDFN, Crispim MDSIN, da Costa Pereira MM, Costa BGG, Bailey H, Byrne T, Giaquinto C, Fernandes G, Ruiz-Burga E, & Thorne C

Published in: Dialogues in Health, 2, 100104

Mid- and Long-Term Atrio-Ventricular Functional Changes in Children after Recovery from COVID-19

2023

Authors: Sabatino J, Di Chiara C, Di Candia A, Sirico D, Donà D, Fumanelli J, Basso A, Pogacnik P, Cuppini E, Romano LR, Castaldi B, Reffo E, Cerutti A, Biffanti R, Cozzani S, Giaquinto C, Di Salvo G.

Published in: Journal of Clinical Medicine

Early Treatments of Fragile Children with COVID-19—Results of CLEVER (Children COVID Early Treatment), a Retrospective, Observational Study

2023

Authors: Minotti C, Mengato D, De Pieri M, Trivellato S, Francavilla A, Di Chiara C, Liberati C, Mattera R, Biffi A, Giaquinto C, Venturini F, Donà D.

Published in: Viruses

Attitudes towards booster, testing and isolation, and their impact on COVID-19 response in winter 2022/2023 in France, Belgium, and Italy: a cross-sectional survey and modelling study

2023

Authors: De Meijere G, Valdano E, Castellano C, Debin M, Kengne-Kuetche C, Turbelin C, Noël H, Weitz J, Paolotti D, Hermans L, Hens N, Colizza V.

Published in: The Lancet Regional Health – Europe

The impact of variant and vaccination on SARS-CoV-2 symptomatology; three prospective household cohorts

2022

Authors: Westerhof I, de Hoog M, Ieven M, Lammens C, van Beek J, Rozhnova G, Eggink D, Euser S, Wildenbeest J, Duijts L, van Houten M, Goossens H, Giaquinto C, Bruijning-Verhagen P.

Published in: International Journal of Infectious Diseases

Implementation of infection prevention and control for hospitalised neonates: A narrative review

2022

Authors: Nyantakyi E, Caci L, Castro M, Schlaeppi C, Cook A, Albers B, Walder J, Metsvaht T, Bielicki J, Dramowski A, Schultes MT, Clack L

Published in: Clinical Microbiology and Infection

Antibiotics needed to treat multidrug-resistant infections in neonates

2022

Authors: CM Williams PCM, Qazi SA, Agarwal R, Velaphi S, Bielicki JA, Nambiar S, Giaquinto C, Bradley J, Noel GJ, Ellis S, O’Brien S, Balasegaram M & Sharland M

Published in: Bulletin of the World Health Organization

COVID-19 in Infants Less than 3 Months: Severe or Not Severe Disease?

2022

Authors: Donà D, Montagnani C, Di Chiara C, Venturini E, Galli L, Lo Vecchio A, Denina M, Olivini N, Bruzzese E, Campana A, Giacchero R, Salvini F, Meini A, Ponzoni M, Trapani S, Rossi E, Lombardi MH, Badolato R, Pierri L, Pruccoli G, Rossin S, Colomba C, Cazzato S, Pacati I, Nicolini G, Pierantoni L, Bianchini S, Krzysztofiak A, Garazzino S, Giaquinto C, Castelli Gattinara G

Published in: Viruses

Empowering adolescents living with HIV to effectively engage and participate in the development and delivery of clinical trials: A digital model during COVID. 

2022

Authors: ALHIV, Jafta, L; Conway, M; Shibemba, M; Ahimbisibwe, G; Bhiri, J; Carter, A; Cebekhulu, S; Ely, A; Gondo, S; Kiganda, C; Nkosi, N.

Presented at: International Workshop on HIV & Adolescence 2022

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The Development of Quality Standards for the ethical and meaningful participation of children and young people in clinical trials and research

2022

Authors: Burke, T; Conway, M

Presented at: AIDS 2022 an the International Workshop on HIV & Adolescence 2022

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Adolescents living with HIV from multiple countries being lead-partners in the co-production of research information and findings across global clinical trials

2022

Authors: Cebekhulu, S; Shibemba, M; Conway, M; Kiganda, C; Ahimbisibwe, Bhiri, J; Carter, A; Ely, A; Gondo, S; Nkosi, N.

Presented at: AIDS 2022 and International Workshop on HIV & Adolescence 2022

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Health Equity in Pediatric Drug Development: Translating Aspiration into Operation

2022

Authors: Folayan MO, Conway M, Russo C, Diniz N, Jafta LP, Sam-Agudu NA, Bernays S, Santana VM, Epps C, Turner MA

Published in: Springer

Outcomes of etravirine-based antiretroviral treatment in treatment-experienced children and adolescents living with HIV in Europe and Thailand

2022

Authors: European Pregnancy And Paediatric Infections Cohort Collaboration Eppicc, Lyons A, Thompson L, Chappell E, Ene L, Galli L, Goetghebuer T, Jourdain G, Noguera-Julian A, Kahlert CR, Königs C, Kosalaraksa P, Lumbiganon P, Marczyńska M, Marques L, Navarro M, Naver L, Okhonskaia L, Prata F, Puthanakit T, Ramos JT, Samarina A, Thorne C, Voronin E, Turkova A, Giaquinto C, Judd A, Collins IJ

Published in: Sage Journals

Once-daily dolutegravir-based antiretroviral therapy in infants and children living with HIV from age 4 weeks: results from the below 14 kg cohort in the randomised ODYSSEY trial

2022

Authors: Amuge P, Lugemwa A, Wynne B, Mujuru AH, Violari A, Kityo MC, Archary M, Variava E, White E, Turner MR, Shakeshaft C, Ali S, Nathoo JK, Atwine L, Liberty A, Bbuye D, Kaudha E, Mngqibisa R, Mosala M, Mumbiro V, Nanduudu A, Ankunda R, Maseko L, Kekitiinwa RA, Giaquinto C, Rojo P, Gibb MD, Turkova A, Ford D on behalf of the ODYSSEY Trial Team

Published in: The Lancet HIV

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