From March 28 to April 4, 2011 the gynecologist Alessandro Matrorilli and the otolaryngologist Nicola Tricarico have contacted the center of Gynecology and the Department of Otorhinolaryngology of Tiraspol, 60 Km from Timisoara. They have visited patients and shared diagnostic and therapeutic aspects. The state of extreme technological backwardness of the health of the world was comparable to the level of Italian health of the years ' 60. Guests of the Ministry of Health and the Faculty of Medicine have related to the possibility of developing a collaboration and transferring scientific knowhow. The foundations were set up to create a Lions So. San Solidarity Center for the screening of sexually transmitted infectious diseases and neonatal and infantile deafness, and to ensure correct information, prevention and health education. Were visited the hospital of Dubassai, the maternity center and the infant neurophysiopathology of Bendery (the only one in the region), the Anti-drug center managed by the Regina Pacis Foundation in Priednestrovia. In the country, the average living rate is among the lowest in Europe and 70% of the population below the poverty line. The last of the three missions took place between 6 and 14 January 2012. Related documents