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 #
Fertility and sterility vol:88 issue:5 pages:1285-7
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.