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ENDOCRINOLOGY AROUND THE WORLD
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 118-119

State of endocrinology and diabetology in Brazil


Laboratory for Clinical and Experimental Gastroenterology - LIM 07, University of São Paulo School of Medicine, São Paulo, Brazil

Correspondence Address:
Daniel Giannella-Neto
Laboratory for Clinical and Experimental Gastroenterology - LIM07, University of São Paulo School of Medicine, Av. Dr. Arnaldo, 455 - Room 4387, 01246-903 São Paulo
Brazil
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2230-8210.81942

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Brazil is a large, populous country in South America, which has one of the biggest concentrations of people with diabetes. This article reviews the current status of diabetes care, medical education and training, and diabetes/endocrine research in Brazil. It highlights achievements in public health and research, which can be emulated by other countries. In Endocrine/Diabetes fields, a more realistic and responsible policies in terms of medical traineeship, patient education, and mainly scientific production would be mandatory to raise Brazil to a global competitive level.


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