Efficacy of the Baseline Complex Treatment in Achieving the Target Blood Pressure Values, Dynamics of Brachial Artery Remodeling and Endothelial Dysfunction in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction with ST Segment Elevation and Comorbid Arterial Hypertension (Prospective Observation During Two Years)

О. Denesyuk  National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya Introduction. In patients with arterial hypertension, the constant increase in blood pressure is associated with vascular remodeling and structural decrease in the lumen of the arteries as a result of thickening of the medial layer. This problem is particularly acute in patients with myocardial infarction, which already Read More …

Efficiency of the Original Methods of Using Medicines and Early Enteral Nutrition in the Complex Treat­ Ment of Patients with Acute Pancreatitis

V. Andryushchenko, D. Andryushchenko, V. Kunovsky, V. Mahlovany  Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. In addition to the implementation of adequate surgical tactics, the non­interventional component of treatment, aimed at correcting mechanisms for the appearance and increase of the severity of acute pancreatitis, becomes more and more important. The aim of the study. To Read More …

Clear Cell Acanthoma/Pseudolymphoma: Clinical­Dermatoscopic and Histological Correlation

T. Shulaia1, N. Kiladze2, A. Miriamidze3 1Medical Center “Marjani”, 2Tbilisi State Medical University, 3Pathology Research Center Introduction. Skin tumors make up the largest group due to the complex structure of this organ. Benign skin tumors are one of the most common pathologies that occupy an intermediate position at the interface of dermatol­ ogy, oncology and Read More …

Features of Glucose Homeostasis and Blood Lipid Spectrum in Patients with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Dis­ ease Depending on the Obesity Degree

I. Korniichuk1, O. Khukhlina2, V. Vivsyannuk2, O. Yatskevych1, І. Kovalska1 1Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University 2Bukovinian State Medical University Introduction. The increase of the number of obese patients is growing steadily not only in Ukraine but also in the world. In the economically developed countries, almost 50.0 % of the population are overweight, including Read More …

The Effects of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy on the Occurrence of Recurrent Cardiovascular Events After Myocardial Infarction in Obese Patients

K. Borovyk, N. Rindina, P. Kravchun, O. Tabachenko, O. Yermak, M. Romanyuk Kharkiv National Medical University Introduction. Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) with ST elevation (STEMI) is still the main cause of mortality and invalidisation of able­bodied population. Regardless of the primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or thrombolysis, dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) remains the main therapeutic Read More …

Optimization of Abdominal Cavity Limitation Method for Prolongation of Peritoneal Dialysis in Experiment

A. Kebkalo, V. Hrianyla, A. Reiti, I. Yatsyk Shupyk National Medical Academy, Kyiv Introduction. It is known that there are places in the peritoneum where secretory resorption processes occur hundreds of times more actively, in particular Douglas and subdiaphragmatic space, namely, they bear the main burden in the process of peritoneal dialysis. In the available Read More …

Peculiarities of Inflammation, Oxidative/Nitrosative Stress in L-Ornithine-Induced Acute Pancreatitis

S. Chooklin, S. Chuklin, G. Shershen Lviv Regional Clinical Hospital Introduction. The pathogenesis of acute pancreatitis (AP) continues to be a mystery to scientists. However, significant achievements in the field of fundamental research in the last decade have improved the information on pathophysiological processes in the AP. However, despite the progress in understanding early events Read More …

Peculiarities of Calcium-Phosphorus Metabolism and Bone State in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Principles of Differential Treatment (Literature Review and Clinical Case Description)

V. Chemes, O. Abrahamovych, U. Abrahamovych, L. Tsyhanyk, S. Guta Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Significant prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), an unceasing increase in morbidity, affliction of working age population, late diagnosis, not always effective treatment and large economic damage due to this disease and its complications, are the actual problems in Read More …

Efficiency of L-arginine and L-carnitine in the Complex Treatment of Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction and Comorbid Metabolic Syndrome

M. Shved, M. Pelo I. Horbachevsky Ternopil State Medical University Introduction. According to the results of numerous studies, synergistic effects of various components of the metabolic syndrome (MS) play a major role in the development of atherosclerosis, coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction (MI), due to the formation of numerous hemodynamic, neurohumoral, immuno-inflammatory, procoagulant reactions, Read More …

Clinical and Laboratory Peculiarities of Chronic Active M. Epstein – I. Barr Virus Infection Course in Patients with Allergic Diseases

S. Zubchenko, V. Chopyak Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. In case of weak or insufficient immune response, activation of chronic M. Epstein – I. Barr virus infection initiates different pathological disorders, one of which is allergy. Aim. To specify the features of patients with allergic diseases and to investigate clinical and laboratory peculiarities Read More …