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Bonavina Giulia

UNITÀ OPERATIVA: Ginecologia e Ostetricia


2022: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale University, New Haven, CT, US

2016-2022: Scuola di Specializzazione in Ginecologia e Ostetricia, Dipartimento Materno-Infantile, Ginecologia e Medicina della Riproduzione, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Ospedale San Raffaele, Milano

2021: Visiting fellow e collaborazione per l’apertura del nuovo Ospedale Materno Infantile di Port Sudan, Sudan, Africa

2019: Intensive Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Course and Cadaver Lab, University of South Florida Health, CAMLS, Tampa, FL, US

2019: Visiting Fellow, Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery – Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florida Health Shands Hospital, Gainesville, FL, US

2014: The Sherwin B. Nulland Summer Institute in Bioethics, Yale University, New Haven, CT, US



Aiolfi A, Asti E, Rausa E, Bonavina G, Bonitta G, Bonavina L. Use of C-reactive protein for the early prediction of anastomotic leak after esophagectomy: Systematic review and Bayesian meta-analysis. PLoS One 2018;13(12): e0209272.

Asti E, Sironi A, Lovece A, Bonavina G, Fanelli M, Bonitta G, Bonavina L. Health-related quality of life after laparoscopic Heller myotomy and Dor fundoplication for achalasia. Surgery 2017;161(4):977-983.

Asti E, Sironi A, Milito P, Bonavina G, Bonitta G, Bonavina L. Prevalence and risk factors of nasal pressure ulcers related to nasogastric intubation: an observational study. European Surgery 2017;49:171-174.

Viganò P, Ottolina J, Bartiromo L, Bonavina G, Schimberni M, Villanacci R, Candiani M. Cellular Components Contributing to Fibrosis in Endometriosis: A Literature Review. J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2020;27(2):287-295.

Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international cohort study. COVIDSurg Collaborative Co-authors. Lancet 2020; 396(10243):27-38.

Bonavina G, Bocciolone L, Candiani M, Bonavina L. Comment on: Prophylactic salpingectomy for prevention of ovarian cancer at the time of elective laparoscopic cholecystectomy. Br J Surg 2020; 107(9): e354.

Ottolina J, Ferrari S, Bartiromo L, Bonavina G, Salmeri N, Schimberni M, Makieva S, Tandoi I, Papaleo E, Viganò P, Candiani M. Ovarian responsiveness in ART after CO2 fiber laser vaporization for endometrioma treatment: preliminary data. Minerva Endocrinol 2020; 45(4):288-294.

Delaying surgery for patients with a previous SARS-CoV-2 infection. COVIDSurg Collaborative Co-authors. Br J Surg 2020; 107(12): e601-e602.

Elective Cancer Surgery in COVID-19-Free Surgical Pathways During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: An International, Multicenter, Comparative Cohort Study. COVIDSurg Collaborative Co-authors. J Clin Oncol 2020; 39(1): 66-78.

Resta M, Bernardi D, Bonavina G, Bonavina L. Pre-emptive or Preventive Transversus Abdominis Plane Block Analgesia for Laparoscopic Surgery? J Am Coll Surg. 2021; 232(1): 114-115.

Froiio C, Bernardi D, Lovece A, Bonavina G, Manzo CA, Asti E, Bonavina L. Retroperitoneoscopic Drainage of Psoas Abscess: A Systematic Review. Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech, 2020; 31(2):241-46.

SARS-CoV-2 vaccination modelling for safe surgery to save lives: data from an international prospective cohort study. COVIDSurg Collaborative Co-authors. Br J Surg 2021; znab101.

Bernardi D, Asti E, Bonavina G, Luporini A, Clemente C, Bonavina L. Delayed presentation of inflammatory breast carcinoma during the COVID-19 pandemic. Eur Surg 2021; 15: 1-5.

Machine learning risk prediction of mortality for patients undergoing surgery with preoperative SARS-CoV-2: the COVIDSurg mortality score. COVIDSurg Collaborative Co-authors. Br J Surg 2021; 6:znab183.

Bonavina G, Amodeo S, Seidenari A, Cavoretto PI, Farina A. Real-world implementation and adaptation to local settings of first trimester preeclampsia screening in Italy: A Systematic Review. Clin Exp Obstet Gynecol 2021; 48(4): 812-819.

SARS-CoV-2 infection and venous thromboembolism after surgery: an international prospective cohort study. COVIDSurg Collaborative Co-authors. Anaesthesia 2021; doi: 10.1111/anae.15563

Effect of COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns on planned cancer surgery for 15 tumor types in 61 countries: an international, prospective, cohort study. COVIDSurg Collaborative Co-authors. Lancet oncology 2021; doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(21)00493-9

Death following pulmonary complications of surgery before and during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. STARSurg Collaborative and COVIDSurg Collaborative. Br J Surg. 2021 ;108(12):1448-1464

Ruffolo AF, Bonavina G, Serati M, Casiraghi A, Degliuomini R, Parma M, Porcari I, Candiani M, Salvatore S. Single-incision mini-sling and trans-obturator sling for stress urinary incontinence: A 5-year comparison. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2022;270:90-94.

Salmeri N, Farina A, Candiani M, Dolci C, Bonavina G, Poziello, C, Viganò, P, Cavoretto I. Endometriosis and Impaired Placentation: A Prospective Cohort Study Comparing Uterine Arteries Doppler Pulsatility Index in Pregnancies of Patients with and without Moderate-Severe Disease. Diagnostics2022;12, 1024.

Bonavina G, Randa K, Ruffolo AF, Candiani M, Salvatore S. Female Genital Mutilation and Obstetric Outcomes. Obstet Gynecol 2022;140: 87-90.

Bonavina G, Taylor HS. Endometriosis-associated infertility: from pathophysiology to tailored treatment. Front Endocrinol 2022;13:1020827. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2022.1020827.

Bulfoni A, Bonavina G, Acerboni S, Schirripa I, Casale P, Busnelli A. Vesicouterine Fistula After Cesarean Delivery at Full Cervical Dilation. Urogynecology (Phila)2023; doi: 10.1097/SPV.0000000000001398. Online ahead of print. PMID: 37493274

Bonavina G, Busnelli A, Acerboni S, Martini A, Candiani M, Bulfoni A. Surgical Repair Of Post-Cesarean Vesicouterine Fistula: A Systematic Review And A Plea For Prevention Int J Gynaecol Obstet

Bonavina G, Busnelli A, Salmeri N, Cavoretto PI, Salvatore S, Candiani M, Bulfoni A. Opportunistic salpingectomy at the time of Vaginal Hysterectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Int J Gynaecol Obstet 2024 . doi: 10.1002/ijgo.15386. PMID: 38247214.

Bonavina G, Spinillo SL, Sotiriadis A, Bulfoni A, Kaltoud R, Salvatore S, Candiani M, Ivo Cavoretto P.Effect of type III female genital mutilation on obstetric outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Heliyon. 2024;10(8):e29336. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2024.e29336. eCollection 2024 Apr 30.PMID: 38628703

Bonavina G, Mamillapalli R, Krikun G, Zhou Y, Gawde N, Taylor HS. Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell derived exosomes shuttle microRNAs to endometrial stromal fibroblasts that promote tissue proliferation/regeneration and inhibit differentiation. Stem Cell Res Ther. 2024 May 1;15(1):129. doi: 10.1186/s13287-024-03716-1.PMID: 38693588

Bonavina G, Kaltoud R, Daelli FC, Dané F, Bulfoni A, Candiani M, Ciceri F. Women’s health amidst Sudan’s civil war. Lancet. 2024;403(10439):1849-1850. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(24)00694-9. PMID: 38734467.

Bonavina G, Bonitta G, Busnelli A, Rausa E, Cavoretto PI, Salvatore S, Candiani M, Bulfoni A. Vaginal Hysterectomy: A Network Meta-Analysis Comparing Short-Term Outcomes of four Different T Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery 2024 UNDER REVIEW