Italian Society of Diabetology - SID
The Italian Society of Diabetology (Società Italiana di Diabetologia, SID) participated in the establishment of the consortium Diabetes Italy (Diabete Italia, DI), in partnership with the Italian Association of Diabetologists (Associazione Medici Diabetologi, AMD), and several patient associations, including Diabetes Forum (Diabete Forum). Lumos! was employed by SID and Diabetes Forum to collect information directly from patients and caregivers, and identify their actual needs and insights into the subsidies provided by the Italian law (L.104 / 1992 and L.289 / 1990).
Italian Society for Tobaccology - SITAB
The Italian Society for Tobaccology (Società Italiana di Tabaccologia, SITAB) is a scientific association for the study of tobacco, its use and related diseases. The association employs Lumos! in the research “Polonium in vivo: a multicenter study on Po-210 in the lungs of smokers with cancer”, which aims at assessing the presence of radioactivity from Polonium-210 in the bronchopulmonary apparatus of smokers, former smokers and never-smokers, and the co-existance of COPD. The study is carried out in collaboration with the National Institute of Health (Istituto Superiore di Sanità, ISS), the Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (Agenzia Nazionale per le Nuove Tecnologie, l’Energia e lo Sviluppo Economico Sostenibile, ENEA) and the U-Series Labs.
Coloplast is an international company that develops, manufactures and markets medical devices and services related to ostomy, urology, continence, and wound care. Their products and services are developed to make life easier for people with very personal and private medical conditions. For Coloplast, working closely with the people who use their products is of utmost importance, as they create solutions that are sensitive to the individual needs. Lumos! is the perfect partner for reaching out to healthcare users and collecting data.
Bologna University Hospital St. Orsola - Malpighi Polyclinic
With more than 400 years of history, The Bologna University Hospital St. Orsola – Malpighi was the first hospital in Bologna and today is home to the School of Medicine and Surgery. The Polyclinic is an internationally acclaimed institution for the study and treatment of pathologies. They have employed Lumos! for their observational study on patients with hepatocellular carcinoma treated with sorafenib.
Italian Association of Diabetologists - AMD
The Italian Association of Diabetologists (Associazione Medici Diabetologi, AMD) promotes clinical research on diabetes and collaborates with other institutions with common goals and interests. Lumos! was employed in a nationwide study in Italy, conducted by both networks on the experience of diabetic patients who were admitted to hospitals.
Federation of Diabetics of Emilia Romagna - Fe.D.E.R
The Federation of Diabetics of Emilia Romagna (Federazione Diabete Emilia Romagna – Fe.D.E.R.) in partnership with the Emilia Romagna Regional Administration (Regione Emilia Romagna, RER) carried out a survey aiming at exploring the needs and expectations of diabetic patients using self-monitoring blood glucose devices. The objective of the survey was to improve the appropriateness and develop more efficient policies.
Greek Association of General Practitioners and Family Physicians - ELEGEIA
This network of family doctors uses the Lumos! platform for various quantitative projects, focusing on cross-sectional and longitudinal studies on dementia, depression and cardiovascular diseases.