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19th European Congress of Endocrinology

Lisbon, Portugal
20 May 2017 - 23 May 2017

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ea0049ep733 | Developmental endocrinology | ECE2017

Endocrinology training programs in member countries of the International Society of Endocrinology (ISE): a pilot survey evaluation comparing regions and cultures

Bastyr Maite P , Galofre Juan C

Background: Endocrinology is a relatively young subspecialty of internal medicine. No consensus on international standards for training has been established, and hence the variability between training programs and endocrinologist qualifications may be great.Methods: A standardized questionnaire was constructed to explore individual national standards for endocrinology training, evaluating the responding programs for physician entry criteria for each prog...

ea0049ep734 | Developmental endocrinology | ECE2017

The basic characteristics of delivery of endocrinologic care in Slovakia from outpatients care perspective

Bielik Jan , Glatz Peter

The prevalence of endocrinologic diseases in Slovak Republic in 2015 was about 390 000 patients e.g. the prevalence was about 7.1%. The objective of this study was to find out the basic relevant characteristics of delivery of endocrinologic care based on data from General Insurance Company with covering cca 63% of all inhabitants.Methods: The combined analysis from the GIC data was used.Results: 246 195 patients, 212 977 women and ...