03 April 2017 |

The success of the 5th International Multidisciplinary Course on Iron Anemia

The 5th International Multidisciplinary Course on Iron Anemia took place in Florence on March 31 and April 1, thanks to the support of Pharmanutra in collaboration with Zambon, trading partner in Spain and Portugal.

With this fifth edition, the conference continues to expand and becomes always more international: more than 300 doctors from around the world, 28 abstracts approved and presented as posters, 20 international speakers.

Two very intensive days dedicated to multidisciplinary discussions across different medical specialties with both absolute and functional iron deficiency anemia in the spotlight.

Some of the issues addressed: Patient Blood Management (PBM) as a holistic approach to the management of blood resources; anemia in oncology, the “originating” discipline of the disease – as defined by Professor Barni in a recent interview; nephrology, where iron deficiency anemia iron deficiency is a frequent complication of chronic renal failure.

Another key issue: supplementation with sucrosomial® iron, the only oral iron that can be compared to intravenous iron thanks to its exclusive technology.

The latest international clinical evidences obtained with sucrosomial® iron completed the lectures. Its extraordinary efficacy in the treatment of anemia represents a real revolution in oral iron supplementation.

Pharmanutra, the industry leader, gives support to this scientific event year after year, in order to emphasize the importance of a proper management of iron deficiency anemia by stimulating discussion among professionals with different medical background who often deal with issues arising from anemia state and its treatment with sucrosomial® iron.

Dr. Germano Tarantino’s lecture was of great interest. He not only presented the important research of the Scientific Department of Pharmanutra but also gave an outline of both the completed as well as the ongoing experiments.

«The experiments carried out so far demonstrate the extraordinary efficacy of the sucrosomial® technology applied to iron. The results are very encouraging, that’s why supplementation with our SiderAL is applied more and more across all different medical specialties.» said Germano Tarantino, Scientific Director of Pharmanutra. «A proper thank goes to our partners from Zambon for this great and successful collaboration.» – added at the end of the event.

«The conference was another great success for our company, rewarding for years of research and hard work. We have always been committed to scientific innovation in order to improve the quality of people’s lives. With this objective companies can grow in a healthy way, creating jobs and creating value.» – commented Andrea Lacorte, CEO of Pharmanutra Group.

All photos and the official video of the event are available at www.ironanemiacourse.com