Most patients spend time in the throes of pain and searching for an answer to the question "Who will help?" before they take qualified medical care. However, more and more people in Uzbekistan have in recent years been putting an end to these types of quandaries in consultative and diagnostic centers launched nationwide.
Earlier measures designed to prevent the sale of medicines and medical products at inflated retail prices remain ineffective, and the opportunities to secure compliance with established order for state regulation of prices for socially important drugs are underutilized. Therefore, Uzbekistan’s government has taken cardinal steps that will help bring order into the pharmaceuticals market.
Republican Oncological Scientific Center of Uzbekistan and Russian Oncological Scientific Center named after Blokhin signed a memorandum of understanding.
Over the past five years the surgical activity has increased 4-6 times at the Republican Specialized Scientific and Practical Center of Phthisiology and Pulmonology. At the same time, technologies that are used by surgeons today, took the notice. Since 2016 most of the operations have been performed with endovisual technologies in the center.
Children suffering from acute leukemia do not need help of foreign experts to establish a diagnosis. The Research Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion for the first time in the country has implemented the diagnostics using biochips.
The best dental clinics of the country have become the clinical base of dental faculties of the medical universities of the country, which will contribute to the speedy implementation in the regions of advanced medical technology and training highly qualified specialists.
These days, in St. Petersburg the Republican Specialized Center of Cardiology of the Ministry of Health of Uzbekistan signed an agreement on cooperation, including in the field of translational medicine, with the Federal Almazov North-West Medical Research Center of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation.
The Ministry of Health continues to fit up medical institutions with modern high-tech equipment.
There is a seasonal increased frequency of cases of acute respiratory viral infections (ARVI) in the country. To this end, Uzbekistan Today reporter has interviewed the director of the Research Institute of Virology, professor Erkin Musabayev.
When the wait time will be reduced when calling emergency? Answering this burning question the Ministry of Health officials say: “Already this year.” For these purposes it is planned to purchase 1200 ambulance vehicles.
Heated discussion continues on our portal www.ut.uz on Facebook about the Ministry of Healthcare considering the possibility of setting up branches of foreign clinics in our country.
Every year about 40 thousand Uzbekistan residents go abroad for medical treatment. For the improvement of the quality of medical care, protection and development of medicine in Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has proposed to open branches of leading foreign clinics in our country.
Orthopedics and traumatology specialists for the last for 25 years, almost seven times increased the number of surgery treatments, including through the introduction of advanced technologies, which allow to quickly put the patient on feet.
The resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers ‘On measures to further optimize the structure of medical facilities and improve the healthcare worker salaries in Uzbekistan’ identifies priority areas to develop in coming years.
The Khorezm regional prenatal center today is experiencing the increase in birth of twins. If in 2015 there were born 189 twins, then within ten months of 2016, this number has grown to 196.
Another meeting held within the Uzbekistan Today project ‘Access Time’ turned interesting as the director of the Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics, Professor Mirhakim Azizov provided quite an objective assessment of the service and told about the prospects of its development. The director dwelled upon these aspects.
Patients of the Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics will no longer have to go to other clinics for tomography. The new unit that is under construction now will have two tomography scanners - computer and magnetic resonance.
Specialist doctors from New Delhi based BLK Super Speciality Hospital have visited Republican Research Center of Emergency Medicine of Uzbekistan (RRCEM) as part of the Memorandum of Understanding and collaboration, which enables cultural, educational, scientific and medical cooperation between both the hospitals.
Now any pharmacy in Uzbekistan will have at least 70 types of drugs and six names of medical products on the approved list.
According to the results of research conducted with the participation of the World Health Organization experts, Uzbekistan citizens should reduce salt intake to three times.