The quality of health care and, more generally, of medical profession are connected to many factors. Yet, a point that should be taken into consideration, summaries among others, is the correspondance between demand and offer of physicians. For this reason, a reliable monitorization on the total number of physicians in Italy should be implemented, also in order to plan entrances in Medical Schools. On the contrary, Italy has not valid data because of eterogeneus quantitative sources. Bronzini stresses the lack of reliable data and remarks the need to collect these kind of information in a unified way.