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"The shorter, the better": a review of the evidence for a shorter contraception hormone-free interval
European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care. 2015 Aug 20:1-13. [Epub ahead of print]

Can Lactobacillus fermentum LF10 and Lactobacillus acidophilus LA02 in a slow-release vaginal product be useful for prevention of recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis? A clinical study
J Clin Gastroenterol. 2014 November/December;48 Suppl 1, Proceedings From The 7th Probiotics, Prebiotics & New Foods Meeting Held In Rome On September 8-10, 2013:S102-S105

Vaginal biological and sexual health: the unmet needs
Climacteric. 2015 Oct;18 Suppl 1:9-12. doi: 10.3109/13697137.2015.1079408.

Inflammation and pain:

Role of mastcells in chronic inflammation, depression and pain
Full text of the plenary lecture presented at the V Annual International Congress on Human Reproduction on "Family Reproductive Health", Moscow, Russia, January 18-21, 2011


Depression and the menopause: why antidepressants are not enough?
Menopause International 2009; 15: 76–81

Menopause and sexuality: key issues in premature menopause and beyond
in: Creatsas G. Mastorakos G. (Eds.), Women's health and disease, Annals of The New York Academy of Sciences, 2010 Sep; 1205: 254-61


The European Society of Breast Cancer Specialists recommendations for the management of young women with breast cancer
Eur J Cancer. 2012 Dec; 48 (18): 3355-77. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2012.10.004. Epub 2012 Oct 29

Pain Therapy:

Opioids: how to improve compliance and adherence
Pain Practice 2011 Nov; 11 (6): 574-81. doi: 10.1111/j.1533-2500.2011.00449.x. Epub 2011 Mar 16

Sexual Medicine:

Pathogenic biofilms as triggers of recurrent vaginitis and cystitis
Proceedings of the 20th World Congress on Controversies in Obstetrics, Gynecology & Infertility (COGI), Paris, France, December 4-7, 2014, Monduzzi Editore, 2015


Recurrent cystitis after intercourse: why the gynaecologist has a say
in: Studd J. Seang L.T. Chervenak F.A. (Eds), Current Progress in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vol. 2, Suketu P. Kothari - TreeLife Media, Mumbai, India, 2014, p. 319-336