Scientists of Zaporizhzhia State Medical University came to the aid of the medical community of the region again. Due to the request of the Department of Health of Zaporizhzhia Regional State Administration, the group of leading scientists of the university took part in a conference that was devoted to obstetric and gynecological service. The conference was held in online form and was chaired by the Director of the Department Oleksiy Kulinych. Problematic issues of the service in particular caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus were discussed. The participants of the meeting - heads of medical institutions from all over the region and obstetricians and gynecologists listened with interest to current reports presented by leading scientists of ZSMU.
The Vice - Rector for Scientific and Pedagogical Work of ZSMU, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor of the Department of Internal Medicine 2 Vadim Vizir highlighted the therapeutic aspects of outpatient management of pregnant women with COVID-19. The Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of ZSMU, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Yuriy Krut told about the peculiarities of pregnancy and childbirth of patients with suspected or diagnosed COVID-19. The Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Olena Ryabokon analyzed the current state of the issue of COVID-19 of pregnant women. The Head of the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Doctor of Medicine Serhiy Vorotintsev comprehensively presented the issues of intensive care COVID-19 of pregnant women.
The Director of the Department Oleksiy Kulinych noted the high level of the presented reports, their unconditional benefit for practitioners and thanked the administration of ZSMU for constant help and cooperation.