Studio Medico Dietologico Dr. Lorrai

Doctor Virgilio Lorrai in 1948 received his school-leaving certificate in Classical Studies in Cagliari and in 1954 graduated in Medicine. In 1966 he qualified as a specialist in Physiology and Nutritional Sciences.
As a voluntary assistant in the Human Physiology Department of the University of Cagliari from 1954 to 1975, he was a member of the Study Group that dealt with the nutritional conditions of Sardinia's populations in relation to their state of health and in particular their sanguification. The results of the study were reported in several scientific publications. From 1964 to 1966 he attended the first course of specialization in Physiology and Nutritional Sciences organized in 1964 by the director of the Chair of Human Physiology and Rector of the University of Cagliari, Professor Giuseppe Peretti.
He spent some years as a voluntary assistant in the Medical Division and then worked as a physician in the Italian Social Security Organization, thus gaining his first professional qualification from 1967 to 1986. He attended a course in Social Medicine at the Istituto di Medicina Sociale in Rome in 1968.
Since 1966 he has practiced medicine independently as a dietician. He has attended numerous national and international scientific congresses and is the author of many scientific publications and articles for the general public in the local press. In 1997 he published a book entitled CIBOMANIA.

Doctor Silvio Lorrai was awarded a first-class honours degree in Medicine by the University of Cagliari on 18 December 1991. Since 1992 he has been a member of the Medical Association of the Province of Cagliari (member no. 6485). In 1997 he completed with full marks and distinction the post-graduate course in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases.
From January 1998 to July 2003 he worked as a medical professional in nutrition and metabolic diseases at the Regional Centre for the Rehabilitation of Cardiological Patients.
Today he practices as a medical professional in the Studio Lorrai medical and nutritional surgery. He has attended many national and international congresses and is the author of several scientific publications, among which "Eccedenza Ponderale: Occasioni Scatenanti nei soggetti sotto trattamento dietetico." (Excess Weight: Triggering Factors in Subjects Undergoing Dietary Treatment.)(Carbini L., Dazzi E., Lorrai P., Lorrai S., Lorrai V., Peretti A. La Clinica Dietologica - No.19: 151-156, 1992), "Risultati preliminari di un trattamento nutrizionale e cognitivo-comportamentale a medio-lungo termine dell'Obesità (Preliminary results of a medium- and long-term nutritional and cognito-behavioural treatment of obesity)(Lorrai S., Cirillo R. 12-13 December 1997), "Valutazione Retrospettiva dell'efficacia della terapia con la dieta, dieta e biguanidi, e/o sulfaniluree, sul compenso glicometabolico e sul BMI in gruppi di diabetici ambulatoriali (NIDDM)"(Retrospective evaluation of the effectiveness of therapy with dieting, dieting and biguanids and/or sulfaniluree on glycometabolic compensation and BMI in groups of outpatient diabetics (NIDDM)(Tuveri M., Loy E., Lorrai S., Cirillo R., Cossu E., Atti 10ª Giornate Diabetologiche Sarde. 29 September, 2 October 1996).

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Virgilio Lorrai telefono +39 070 30.78.00
Silvio Lorrai telefono + 39 070 30.78.89

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