Recognizing endometriosis as a social disease

the European Union-encouraged Italian Senate approach

Laura Bianconi, Lone Hummelshoj, Maria Elisabetta Coccia, Paola Vigano, Giorgio Vittori, Jacqueline Veit, Robert Music, Antonio Tomassini, Thomas D'Hooghe

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Abstract

Started at the grassroot level, increased awareness and investment in research has resulted in unprecedented recognition of endometriosis by the European Parliament, taken up by the Italian Senate in a 5-year action plan. This offers welcome assurance to the scientific community.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1285-1287
Number of pages3
JournalFertility and Sterility
Volume88
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2007

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Recognizing endometriosis as a social disease : the European Union-encouraged Italian Senate approach. / Bianconi, Laura; Hummelshoj, Lone; Coccia, Maria Elisabetta; Vigano, Paola; Vittori, Giorgio; Veit, Jacqueline; Music, Robert; Tomassini, Antonio; D'Hooghe, Thomas.

In: Fertility and Sterility, Vol. 88, No. 5, 11.2007, p. 1285-1287.

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Bianconi, L, Hummelshoj, L, Coccia, ME, Vigano, P, Vittori, G, Veit, J, Music, R, Tomassini, A & D'Hooghe, T 2007, 'Recognizing endometriosis as a social disease: the European Union-encouraged Italian Senate approach', Fertility and Sterility, vol. 88, no. 5, pp. 1285-1287. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2007.07.1324
Bianconi, Laura ; Hummelshoj, Lone ; Coccia, Maria Elisabetta ; Vigano, Paola ; Vittori, Giorgio ; Veit, Jacqueline ; Music, Robert ; Tomassini, Antonio ; D'Hooghe, Thomas. / Recognizing endometriosis as a social disease : the European Union-encouraged Italian Senate approach. In: Fertility and Sterility. 2007 ; Vol. 88, No. 5. pp. 1285-1287.
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