Almost a thousand of Russians surveyed in a new computer tomograph



In Ugra examination on only one of its kind in the entire Urals Federal district CT scanner passed the first 800 inhabitants. It is reported TASS with reference to the Department of public and external relations.

It is noted that only Russia has five similar scanners. In Ugra he came through the national project “Health” was installed in the Center of diagnostics and cardiovascular surgery in April 2019.

“For the first four months of operation of the equipment have already completed more than 800 studies, including 35 children, 25 of which young patients up to 1 year”, — quotes Agency the message of Department.

Scanner worth 125 million rubles helps to detect diseases of the cardiovascular system: congenital and acquired heart defects, malformations of blood vessels, atherosclerotic lesion of the arterial bed, diagnose a stroke, said the Deputy chief physician on polyclinic work of the Center of diagnostics and cardiovascular surgery Rafael Suleymanov. “Earlier, the computer tomography has been limited to patients with arrhythmias, excessive heart rate. In addition, we now can explore 2 times more patients per month,” he said.

In Russia to 2024 will be implemented the national project “Health”, which in total is planned to spend more than 1.7 trillion rubles. The project, in particular, involves efforts to reduce mortality from cardiovascular disease and re-equipping with modern medical equipment 140 vascular centers and primary vascular 469 offices. Another aim of the project is to increase average life expectancy to 78 years. The curator of the national project is assigned to Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, the head — Minister of health Veronika Skvortsova.

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