Besides, more specialized medical examinations are carried out. For example, cortisol measurement in saliva or hair, for adrenal gland disorders detection and conducting tests by using stimulant medications, mainly for pediatric patients with growth problems. In addition, the Unit carries out significant research works, as many of research papers have been published in international and Greek journals and conference proceeding papers.
The reliability of the laboratory tests is a result of the combination of the quality, human resources and equipment. The laboratory is employed by two manufacturers, one laboratory technician, one biologist and one clinical chemist..