Zaporizhzhia State Medical University and Zaporizhzhya Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education held Ukrainian scientific and practical online conference with international participation "Emergency conditions in cardiovascular diseases in a pandemic".
Professor Yuriy Kolesnik, Rector of ZSMU, addressed the conference participants with a welcoming speech:
- I want to once again express my admiration for the modern technologies that allow us to communicate with each other despite quarantine all over the world. I would like to wish everyone patience in order to overcome the trials that have fallen to almost all countries and, above all, to thank the people who are now working on the front line - infectious disease specialists and surgeons, they have to work in extremely difficult conditions. And I would like to note that the theme of the conference "Emergencies in cardiovascular diseases" is relevant not only in a pandemic, but also every day. I wish everyone good health!
The conference addressed topical issues of medicine, in particular: organization of planned operations during the pandemic, personal protection of a medical worker, peculiarities of carotid surgery planning, critical ischemia of the lower limbs, treatment of venous thrombosis, viral etiology of abdominal aortic aneurysm and pulmonary artery thromboembolism. Scientists from Germany, Poland, the USA and Ukraine shared their experience.
You can watch the video of the conference by following the link: https://www.usvs.org.ua/webinar/