Pubblicazioni scientifiche

  • Abrams AN, Hazen EP, Penson RT: Psychosocial issues in adolescents with cancer. Cancer Treat Rev 2007; 33:622-630.
  • Albritton K, Bleyer WA. The management of cancer in the older adolescents. Eur J Cancer. 2003;39(18):2584-2599.
  • Albritton, KH, Wiggins CH, Nelson HE, Weeks JC. Site of oncologic specialty care for older adolescents in Utah. J Clin Oncol 25 (29):4616-21,2007
  • Baldus, CD, Burmeister T, Martus P, et al. High expression of the ETS transcription factor ERG predicts adverse outcome in acute T-lymphoblastic leukemia in adults. J Clin Oncol 24, 4714–4720, 2006.
  • Barr R, Eden T. International Working Group on Adolescent/Teenage and Young Adult Oncology. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2008;50:1089.
  • Barr R, Ferrari A, Bleyer A. A Narrative Review of Cancer in Adolescents and Young Adults; Current Status and a View of the Future. JAMA Peds, in press
  • Barr RD, Holowaty EJ, Birch JM. Classification schemes for tumors diagnosed in adolescents and young adults. Cancer. 2006;106(7):1425-30.
  • Bisogno G, Compostella A, Ferrari A, et al. Rhabdomyosarcoma in adolescents: a report from the AIEOP Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee. Cancer 2012;118:821-827
  • Bleyer A, Barr R, Hayes-Lattin B, et al. Oncology, Biology and Clinical Trials Subgroups of the US National Cancer Institute Progress Review Group in Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology. The distinctive biology of cancer in adolescents and young adults. Nat Rev Cancer 8 (4), 288-298,2008
  • Bleyer A, Barr R. Highlights and challenges. In: Bleyer A, O’Leary M, Barr R, Ries LAG (eds): Cancer Epidemiology in Older Adolescents and Young Adults 15 to 29 Years of Age, Including SEER Incidence and Survival: 1975-2000. National Cancer Institute, NIH Pub. No. 06-5767. Bethesda, MD 2006.
  • Bleyer A, Budd T, Montello M. Adolescents and young adults with cancer: the scope of the problem and criticality of clinical trials. Cancer. 2006;107(7 Suppl):1645-55.
  • Bleyer A, Montello M, Budd T, Saxman S. National survival trends of young adults with sarcoma: lack of progress is associated with lack of clinical trial participation. Cancer 2005;103:1891–1897.
  • Bleyer A, Tejeda H, Murphy SB, et al: National cancer clinical trials: children have equal access; adolescents do not. J Adolesc Health 1997; 21:366-373.
  • Bleyer A.The Quid Pro Quo of pediatric versus adult services for older adolescent cancer patients. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2010; 54:238-241.
  • Boissel N, Auclerc MF, Lheritier V, et al. Should adolescents with acute lymphoblastic leukemia be treated as old children or young adults? Comparison of the French FRALLE-93 and LALA-94 trials. J Clin Oncol 2003; 21:774-780.
  • Butow P, Palmer S, Pai A, Goodenough B, Luckett T, King M (2010) Review of adherence-related issues in adolescents and young adults with cancer. J Clin Oncol 28(32): 4800-9
  • Clerici CA Veneroni L, Bisogno G, Trapuzzano A, Ferrari A. Videos on rhabdomyosarcoma on YouTube: an example of the availability of information on pediatric tumors on the web. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, in press
  • Clerici CA, Ferrari A, Massimino M, et al. Five questions for assessing psychological problems in pediatric patients cured of neoplastic disease. Pediatric Hematol Oncol 2004; 21:481–487.
  • Clerici CA, Massimino M, Casanova M, et al. Psychological referral and consultation for adolescents and young adults with cancer treated at a pediatric oncology unit. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2008; 51:105-109.
  • Clerici CA, Veneroni L, Ferrari A. Pros and cons of using Facebook in pediatric oncology. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics
  • de Bont JM, van der Holt B, Dekker AW, et al. Significant difference in outcome for adolescents with acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated on pediatric versus adult ALL protocols in the Netherlands. Leukemia 2004;18:2032–2053.
  • Desandes E, Bonnay S, Berger C, et al. Pathways of care for adolescent patients with cancer in France from 2006 to 2007. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2012 Jun;58(6):924-9
  • Eden T. Keynote comment: challenges of teenage and young-adult oncology. Lancet Oncol. 2006;7(8):612-613.
  • Fern L, Davies S, Eden T et al. Rates of inclusion of teenagers and young adults in England into National Cancer Research Network clinical trials: report from the National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) Teenage and Young Adult Clinical Studies Development Group. Br J Cancer. 2008;99(12):1967-74
  • Fern LA, Whelan JS. Recruitment of adolescents and young adults to cancer clinical trials–international comparisons, barriers, and implications. Semin Oncol. 2010 Apr;37(2):e1-8
  • Fernandez C, Fraser GAM, Freeman C, et al. Principles and recommendations for the provision of healthcare in Canada to adolescent and young adult–aged cancer patients and survivors. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 2011; 1: 53-59.
  • Ferrari A. Adolescents with cancer in Italy: from local projects to a national coordinated program. Tumori  99(4):186e-7e, 2013
  • Ferrari A. Harmonizing adult and pediatric approaches to the treatment of soft tissue sarcoma. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 2009; 9:1541-1543.
  • Ferrari A. The challenge of access to care for adolescents with cancer in Italy: national and local pediatric oncology programs. International Perspectives on AYAO, Part 2. Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, 2(3):112-117, 2013
  • Ferrari A. Coping with the clinical complexity of adolescents with cancer: an ad hoc italian scientific society is born (SIAMO). Recenti Prog Med. 2014 Oct;105(10):392-3.
  • Ferrari A. SIAMO: Italian Pediatric Oncologists and Adult Medical Oncologists Join Forces for Adolescents with Cancer. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2014 Sep;31(6):574-5.
  • Ferrari A, Aricò M, Dini G, et al. Upper age limits for accessing pediatriconcology centers in Italy: a barrier preventing adolescents with cancer from entering national cooperative AIEOP trials. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2012;29(1):55-61.
  • Ferrari A, Bisogno G, Meazza C, et al. The challenge of access to care for soft tissue sarcomas bridging pediatric and adult age: the Italian pediatric oncology view. Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2012;12:243-254.
  • Ferrari A, Bleyer A. Participation of adolescents with cancer in clinical trials. Cancer Treatement Review 33(7):603-608, 2007.
  • Ferrari A, Clerici CA, Casanova M, et al. The Youth Project at the Istituto Nazionale Tumori in Milan. Tumori, in press.
  • Ferrari A, Dama E, Pession A, et al. Adolescents with cancer in Italy: entry into the national cooperative pediatric oncology group AIEOP trials. Eur J Cancer. 2009;45(3):328-34.
  • Ferrari A, Dileo P, Casanova M, et al. Rhabdomyosarcoma in adults. A retrospective analysis of 171 patients treated at a single institution. Cancer 2003; 98:571-580.
  • Ferrari A, Lo Vullo S, Giardiello D, Veneroni L, Magni C, Clerici CA, Chiaravalli S, Casanova M, Luksch R, Terenziani M, Spreafico F, Meazza C, Catania S, Schiavello E, Biassoni V, Podda M, Bergamaschi L, Puma N, Massimino M, Mariani L. The sooner the better? How symptom interval correlates with outcome in children and adolescents with solid tumors: regression tree analysis of the findings of a prospective study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 63(3):479-85, 2016
  • Ferrari A, Meazza C, Vajna de Pava M, et al. Two cases of adolescents with paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma inadequately treated: the problem of referral. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 2011;1:152-154.
  • Ferrari A, Miceli R, Casanova M, et al. Symptom interval in children and adolescents with soft tissue sarcomas. Cancer 2010;116: 177-183
  • Ferrari A, Montello M, Budd T, Bleyer A. The challenges of clinical trials for adolescents and young adults with cancer. Pediatr Blood Cancer2008; 50:1101-1104.
  • Ferrari A, Rondelli R, Pession A, Mascarin M, Buzzoni C, Moso ML, Maule M, Barisone E, Bertolotti M, Clerici CA, Jankovic M, Fagioli F, Biondi A. Adolescents with cancer in Italy: improvong access to national cooperative pediatric oncology group (AIEOP) centers. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, in press
  • Ferrari A, Thomas DM, Franklin A, et al. Starting an AYA program: some success stories and some obstacles to overcome. J Clin Oncol 2010; 28:4850-4857.
  • Ferrari A, Veneroni L, Clerici CA, Casanova M, Chiaravalli S, Magni C, Luksch R, Terenziani M, Spreafico F, Polastri D, Meazza C, Catania S, Schiavello E, Biassoni V, Podda M, Bergamaschi L, Puma N, Moscheo C, Gotti G, Massimino M. Clouds of Oxygen: adolescents with cancer tell their story in music. J Clin Oncol 33(2):218-221, 2015
  • Freyer DR, Brugieres L: Adolescent and young adult oncology: transition of care. Pediatr Blood Cancer, 50 (5 Suppl):1116-1119, 2008.
  • Gatta G, Zigon G, Capocaccia R, et al. Survival of European children and young adults with cancer diagnosed 1995-2002. Eur J Cancer  2009;45:992-1005
  • Gramatges MM, Rabin KR. The adolescent and young adult with cancer: state of the art– acute leukemias. Curr Oncol Rep. 2013;15(4):317-24.
  • Hinds PS, Oakes L, Furman W, et al. End-of-life decision making by adolescents, parents, and healthcare providers in pediatric oncology: research to evidence-based practice guidelines. Cancer Nurs. 2001;24(2):122-34
  • Hollis R, Morgan S. The adolescent with cancer–at the edge of no-man’s land. Lancet Oncol. 2001;2(1):43-8
  • Klein-Geltink J, Shaw AK, Morrison HI, et al. Use of paediatric versus adult oncology treatment centres by adolescents 15-19 years old: the Canadian Childhood Cancer Surveillance and Control Program. Eur J Cancer 2005; 41:404-410.
  • Kondryn HJ, Edmondson CL, Hill J, Eden TO. Treatment non-adherence in teenage and young adult patients with cancer. Lancet Oncol. 2011;12(1):100-8
  • Lassaletta A, Andión M, Garrido-Colino C,et al. The current situation of adolescents with cancer in pediatric hematology-oncology units in Spain. Results of a national survey. An Pediatr (Barc). 2013 Apr;78(4):268.e1-7.
  • Levine J, Canada A, Stern CJ: Fertility preservation in adolescents and young adults with cancer. J Clin Oncol, 28:4831-4841, 2010
  • Lewis I, Morgan S. Models of care and specialized units. In Bleyer A, Barr R, Albritton K, Phillips M, Siegel S (Eds):  Cancer in Older Adolescents and Young Adults, Springer Verlag, Heidelburg, 2007.
  • Lewis IJ, Fallon S, van Dongen-Melman J, Barr R. Cancer and the adolescent: the Second Teenage Cancer Trust International Conference, Royal College of Physicians, London, England, March 2001. Med Pediatr Oncol 2002; 39:198-201.
  • Lewis IJ. Cancer in adolescence. British Medical Buffttin 1996;52:887-897
  • Magni C, Maggioni F, Ricci A, Barisone E, Jankovic M, Sarlo Postiglione E, Cargnel E, Barricelli B, Valtolina S, Veneroni L, Chiaravalli S, Lapidari P, Capelletti M, Clerici CA, Biondi A, Ferrari A. “There’s no reason why”: a campaign to raise cancer awareness among adolescents. Tumori Journal, in press
  • Magni C, Veneroni L, Clerici CA, Proserpio T, Sironi G, Casanova M, Chiaravalli S, Massimino M, Ferrari A. New strategies to ensure good patient-physician communication when treating adolescents and young adults with cancer: the proposed model of the Milan Youth Project. Clinical Oncology in Adolescents and Young Adults 5: 63–73, 2015
  • Marris S, Morgan S, Stark D. ‘Listening to Patients’: what is the value of age-appropriate care to teenagers and young adults with cancer? Eur J Cancer Care. 2011;20(2):145-51.
  • Mathews-Bradshaw B, Johnson R, Kaplan S, et al. The history and accomplishments of the LIVESTRONG Youg Adult Alliance. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 2011; 1:43-47.
  • Morgan S, Davies S, Palmer S, Plaster M: Sex, drugs, and rock ‘n’ roll: caring for adolescents and young adults with cancer. J Clin Oncol, 28: 4825-4830, 2010.
  • Olsen PR & Harder I. Keeping their world together – Meanings and actions created through network-focused nursing in teenager and young adult cancer care. Cancer Nursing, 2009, 32(6): 493-502.
  • Proserpio T, Veneroni L, Silva M, Lassaletta A, Lorenzo R, Magni C, Bertolotti M, Barisone E, Mascarin M, Jankovic M, D’Angelo P, Clerici CA, Garrido-Colino C, Gutierrez-Carrasco I, Echebarria A, Biondi A, Massimino M, Ferrari A. Spiritual support for adolescent cancer patients: a survey of pediatric oncology centers in Italy and Spain. Tumori Journal in press
  • Ramphal R, D’Agostino N, Klassen A, et al. Practices and resources devoted to the care of adolescents and young adults with cancer in Canada: A survey of pediatric and adult cancer treatment centers. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol 2011; 1: 140-144.
  • Smith S. Adolescent units-an evidence-based approach to quality nursing in adolescent care. Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2004;8(1):20-9.
  • Stark D, Bielack S, Brugieres L, Dirksen U, Duarte X, Dunn S, Erdelyi DJ, Grew T, Hjorth L, Jazbec J, Kabickova E, Konsoulova A, Kowalczyk JR, Lassaletta A, Laurence V, Lewis I, Monrabal A, Morgan S, Mountzios G, Olsen PR, Renard M, Saeter G, van der Graaf WT, Ferrari A.Teenagers and Young Adults with Cancer in Europe: from national programs to an European integrated coordinated project. European Journal of Cancer Care. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2015 Aug 4. doi: 10.1111/ecc.12365. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Thomas DM, Albritton KH, Ferrari A. Adolescent and young adult oncology: An emerging field. J Clin Oncol 2010; 28: 4781-4782
  • Thomas DM. Adolescents and young adults with cancer: The challenge. Palliat Support Care 2007; 5:173-174.
  • Veal GJ, Hartford CM, Stewart CF. Clinical pharmacology in the adolescent oncology patient. J Clin Oncol. 2010;28(32):4790-9
  • Veneroni L, Clerici CA, Proserpio T, Magni C, Sironi G, Chiaravalli S, Roncari L, Casanova M, Gandola L, Massimino M, Ferrari A. Creating beauty: the experience of a fashion collection prepared by adolescent patients at a pediatric oncology unit. Tumori Journal 101(6):626-30, 2015
  • Veneroni L, Ferrari A, Acerra S, Massimino M, Clerici CA. Considerazioni sull’uso di WhatsApp nella comunicazione e relazione medico-paziente. Recenti Prog Med 106: 331-336, 2015
  • Veneroni L, Ferrari A, Clerici CA, Massimino M. Facebook in oncology. Review of the literature. Recenti Prog Med. 106(1):46-51, 2015
  • Veneroni L, Mariani L, Vullo SL, et al. Symptom interval in pediatric patients with solid tumors: adolescents are at greater risk of late diagnosis. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2013;60(4):605-10.
  • Whiteson M. The Teenage Cancer Trust–advocating a model for teenage cancer services. Eur J Cancer. 2003;39(18):2688-93.