Current issues of organizing emergency medical care

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December 13, 2017

Current issues of organizing emergency medical care

The XIV Republican scientific practical conference on “Current problems of organizing emergency medical care: issues of urgent surgery in diseases and traumas of hepatopancreatoduodenal zone” was held in Tashkent.

The conference, organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Republican Scientific Center of Emergency Medical Care and the Association of Emergency Medical Care Physicians, was attended by representatives of leading medical institutions of the USA, Russia, Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Turkey, as well as domestic specialists.

Large-scale reforms on radical improvement of the emergency medical care provided to the population that are being implemented under the leadership of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev, contribute to overall strengthening of public health. The decree of the Head of our state “On measures of further improving the emergency medical care system” and the resolution “On measures of further strengthening the material technical base and organization of activities of the emergency medical care system” of March 16 this year serve as an important legal basis in this direction.

One of the priority directions of the state policy is the improvement of the quality of medical services, strengthening health of the population. Conduction by the President of a number of meetings with responsible persons of the healthcare system, the adoption of more than thirty decrees and resolutions facilitated the practical implementation of efforts aimed at comprehensive development of the sphere.

The process of implementation of tasks outlined by the President of our country in this direction, issues of improving the quality of emergency medical care activity, expanding the scale of scientific research, strengthening international cooperation were considered at the scientific practical conference devoted to current issues of organization of emergency medical care.

The conference was aimed at further improving the professional skills of physicians, working in the emergency medical care system, issues of organization of emergency medical care with liver disease, pancreas, biliary tract damage, standards of diagnosis and treatment of diseases of these organs, assessment of the role of mini-invasive and high technologies in diagnosis and treatment were discussed in detail.

Advanced training of personnel will promote the wide dissemination in the regions of the advanced achievements in medicine, ensuring availability of modern medical care for all segments of the population. So, for the last period of this year meetings were organized and master classes were held with participation of foreign colleagues from Russia, Germany, India, Austria, South Korea, Turkey, Ukraine, Azerbaijan. In addition, more than 50 of our specialists have improved their skills in leading clinics of developed countries. As a result, more than 200 thousand stationary surgeries were successfully performed in the emergency medical care system, more than 1 million patients were provided with outpatient care and more than 6 million calls – emergency medical care.

More than 2,5 thousand patients underwent complicated surgical operations in the cardiology department of the Republican Scientific Center of Emergency Medical Care. Such operations as coronary artery bypass grafting, replacement of heart valves, stenting of the coronary arteries, installation of permanent single or dual chamber pacemakers in patients, expansion of the mitral valve were conducted in treatment of coronary heart diseases.

As it was noted at the conference, 1200 vehicles, specially equipped for providing emergency medical care, were procured and supplied to the regions this year in our country. The volume of financing the provision of medical emergency care facilities with medicines has been doubled, the level of centralized provision with medicines has been improved, unified standards have been developed for 55 types of diseases, their successful application has been achieved in practice.

During the conference, participants exchanged views on new approaches, modern methods and effective solutions in treatment of gallbladder diseases, acute inflammation of pancreas, elimination of complications after traditional treatment.

A competition of young scientists and master classes were held within the framework of the event.

The conference will promote the activation of scientific research in the sphere, popularization of advanced achievements and the exchange of experience with leading world clinics, development of new promising methods of diagnosis and treatment in emergency situations.