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In remote areas of Kuzbas will appear mobile mammography for the diagnosis of cancer. This was announced by the head of the Department of health of the population of the region Mikhail Malin, reports TASS.
According to him, by the end of 2019, the medical institutions of the region received three such digital device. With them, doctors will be able to travel to remote areas to residents of remote settlements had to go for examination at a cancer center major cities of the Kuzbass. Made mobile mammography images will remain in the cloud.
“Mobile mammography is necessary for early diagnostics of the mass of the cancers in women – breast cancer. They will enable early diagnosis with traveling to remote villages,” explained Malin.
For the purchase of mammography machines allocated more than 57,5 million roubles.
In Russia to 2024 will be implemented the national project “Health”, which in total is planned to spend more than 1.7 trillion rubles, 969 billion of them — to fight cancer. It is planned that during this time the mortality from neoplasms will decline from 200,6 to 185 cases per 100 thousand population per year. This will create more than 400 centers outpatient cancer care and re-equipped over 160 dispensaries and hospitals.
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