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Vaikų ligos (Lithuania)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Vaikų ligos
    Generic category in Annex V: Paediatrics (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    Law on medical practise

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Vaikų ligų gydytojo veikla – diagnostika, gydymas ir profilaktika vienos ar daugiau vaiko organizmo sistemų, apimančių širdies ir kraujagyslių, virškinimo, kvėpavimo, endokrininę sistemą, kraujotakos sistemą ir imuninę sistemą bei kaulų ir raumenų ir šlapimo pūslės sistemas; bendras vaiko sveikatos įvertinimas, nustatant optimalią diagnostikos ir terapinių procedūrų strategiją; sudaryti kritiniais gyvybei pavojingų situacijų bylą ir atlikti CPR. Medicininė priežiūra kūdikių, vaikų ir paauglių (nuo naujagimių iki 18 metų).


    Diagnostics, treatment and prevention of the diseases of one or many systems, including the circulatory system, digestive system, respiratory system, endocrine system, haemopoietic system, immune system, urinary system and motor organ system in children; comprehensive assessment of the health condition of the child, with determining the optimal strategy of the diagnostic and therapeutic procedures; procedures in life-threatening conditions and performing resuscitation activities. Medical care of infants, children, and adolescents (from newborn to age 18)

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