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PP4 - UNIFE - University of Ferrara - Experimental and Clinical Medicine Department

Pediatrics, hematology, gastro-enterology, nutrition. Collaboration with genetics.


DESCRIPTION OF ORGANIZATION/DEPARTMENT 

The Dept. of Medical Sciences, Division of Pediatrics, University of Ferrara, is part of the University-Hospital S.Anna. The Division of Pediatrics includes the Accident and Emergency unit, the ward and the clinics. The entire division is under the supervision of prof. Caterina Borgna.
 
 

TECHNOLOGIES AND EXPERTISE AVAILABLE

The Division of Pediatrics has the osteosonographic apparatus to measure the bone mireal density using ultrasounds.
 
 

FIELD OF RESEARCH/ACTIVITIES 

The Division of Pediatrics has a strong expertise on Hematology, expecially Thalassemia. Moreover, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Neurology, Allergology, Diabetology, Endocrinology, Neonatology and Dietology. Specifically, the research activities linked to T2C involve mainly Hematology and Dietology on the subject of bone development.
 


KEY WORDS

Thalassemia, Hematology, Lactose intollerance, Bone metabolism, Ultrasonography.

 

University of Ferrara - Experimental and Clinical Medicine Department
  Caterina Borgna
Via Fossato di Mortara 64/B 44100 FERRARA Italy
Italy