Agenzia Badanti RomaThe straight dope on Italian health and medical care, from an American woman doctor who lives and works in Rome. In contrast, GPs have a limit, subject to certain exceptions, of 1500 adult patients (over 13 years), while paediatricians are limited to a maximum of 800 children (below 14 years); however, exceptions can be granted in certain local situations, as happens in cases where no other paediatricians in a specific area are available or when a new child is added to an already included family (Italian Ministry of Health, 2017 ).
A potential confounding relationship between socioeconomic and migrant status has been identified in explaining health disparities 38 and migration-related health inequalities are found to be reduced after adjustment for social class 30. This effect is observed also in our study, but only for the better educated migrant women who tend to have results similar to Italians, possibly in part due to the foreigners from developed countries.
Amnesty International is concerned that Italy is failing to fully consider appropriate alternatives to detention, as well as failing Badante Roma to apply detention as a 'last resort' for family unit as required by the CRC with respect to the detention of minors.
True, most dental drills in Italy even back then were wielded by guys who had gone through all the paces: first a regular medical degree, then a book-based specialization in teeth, finally a practical apprenticeship with a dentist father or family friend to actually learn the job.
This chapter describes the evolution of the minimum income protection system in Italy and Spain from their origins until the present days, carefully retracing the main policy interventions as well as the preferences of the main social and political actors in this field.
The space here is not enough to explain this complicated matter, but the incentives-disincentives of the payment mechanisms are different, and our current US system incentivizes overutilization of services and over investment in technology, which forces providers to utilize more of it, even if not necessary, simply to recoup the depreciation costs.
Detention of asylum-seekers may be ordered (a) in order to verify or determine the asylum-seeker's nationality or identity, (b) if they are not carrying travel or personal identity documents, or (c) if they have presented false documents on arrival; (d) in order to check the grounds on which their asylum application is based where they are not "immediately available"; or (e) while they are awaiting the outcome of the proceedings concerning the recognition of the right to be admitted to Italy.
Moreover, the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI, a large public-private project aiming to hasten the development of better and safer medicines for patients), in collaboration with the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA), has financed the Sarcopenia and physical frailty in older people: multicomponent treatment strategies” (SPRINTT) clinical trial, carried out under the guidance of Italian investigators ( ). Using physical activity, dietary advice, and modern technologies, the project aims to delay the onset of sarcopenia and frailty.