Diabetic Cardiovascular Autonomic Neuropathy: Effects of Simvastatin and Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids on Insulin Resistance and Lipid Profile Parameters

V. Serhiyenko, M. Hotsko, S. Azhmi, O. Serhiyenko Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Currently, there is no unified treatment algorithm of cardiac autonomic neuropathy (CAN) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). The aim of the study was to investigate the effects of simvastatin (SIM) and w-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (w-3 PUFAs) Read More …

Nutritional Deficiencies and Features of Nutritional Provision in Primary School Children

N. Nyankovsky, M. Yatsula, A. Tytusa Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. The nutrition of primary school children does not always meet modern nutritional standards. The frequency of nutritional deficiencies, including calcium and vitamin D, among this age group remains unstudied. The aim of the study. To establish the characteristics of nutritional provision and Read More …

Features of Changes in Blood Parameters of Some Laboratory Syndromes and their Constellations in Patients with Liver Cirrhosis with Disorders of Bone Mineral Density

N. Drobinska1, O. Abrahamovych1, Z. Bilous1, M. Ferko1, R. Ivanochko1, M. Zavadka2 1Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University 2Network of medical opticians «Optometrist» Introduction. Investigation of changes in certain laboratory blood parameters, and verification with their help of laboratory syndromes, and detection of constellations of laboratory syndromes in patients with liver cirrhosis (LC), which is Read More …

Anxious-depressive Disorders in Patients with Syndrome Chronic Venous Cerebral Dysfunction and Various Levels of Blood Pressu

O. Kovalenko1, N. Prityko2 1Shupyk National Medical Academy, Kyiv 2Municipal Non-Profit Enterprise”Consulting and Diagnostic Centre” of Sviatoshynskyi District, Kyiv Introduction. The syndrome of chronic venous cerebral dysfunction (SCVCD) – widely studied at present nosology. In the presence of anxiety-depressed disorders, this disease is complicated. Specific clinical manifestations of SCVCD, as pronounced practical experience, are found Read More …

The Participation of the Organism Adaptation Mechanisms to the Lack of Oxygen According to the Assessment of the Fethemoglobin Content in the Peripheral Blood of Patients with Community-acquired Pneumonia

V. Bereznyakov Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education Introduction. Сommunity-acquired pneumonia (COP) is a global socio-medical problem. At emergence of pneumonia by any genesis, hypoxia develops. Oxygen homeostasis of the body is provided by the coordinated interaction of external respiration, circulatory system and oxygen-transport system of the blood. Hypoxia, due to the malfunction of the Read More …

Influence of Meldonium on Blood Lipid Spectrum and Echocardiography Parameters in Patients with Coronary Heart Disease and or Withoutconcomitant Arterial Hypertension

D. Volynskyi Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University Introduction. Coronary heart disease (CHD) is one of the main causes of high mortality, disability and reduced quality of life for patients in both Europe and Ukraine. Modern drug therapy of coronary heart disease in combination with arterial hypertension (AH) does not always achieve a satisfactory therapeutic effect. The Read More …

Bath for Underwater Horizontal Polysegmental Kinesitraction Treatment of the Spine and Lower Extremities Lesions, Methods of Its Use

B. Panarin1, O. Abrahamovych2, U. Abrahamovych2, O. Fayura2, R. Ivanochko2, M. Zavadka3  1Lviv State University of Physical Culture 2Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University 3Network of medical opticians «Optometrist» Introduction. Traction in dynamic mode (kinesitraction) is a new direction protected by patents of Ukraine, which combines the procedure of traction and motor activity. Traction treatment Read More …

Frequency of Arrhythmias and Conduction and Antiarrhythmic Efficacy of Upstream Therapy in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction with Comorbid Metabolic Syndrome and Vascular Endothelial Dysfunction

M. Shved, I. Yastremskaya, T. Dobriansky I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University Context. Cardiac arrhythmias and conduction disorders are the most common reperfusion complications in patients with myocardial infarction (MI) in both acute and late postinfarction periods, which significantly complicates the course of the disease and often leads to an unfavorable prognosis for the early Read More …

The Condition of Cognitive Functions in Patients with Stage 1 and Stage 2 Hypertension of 2-3 Degrees, with Moderate and High Cardiovascular Risk and Gender Characteristics of the Revealed Disorders

V. Skybchyk1, O. Pylypiv2 1Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University 2Municipal Enterprise Central City Hospital of Chervonograd City Council Context. It is known that in addition to transient ischemic attacks and insults, hypertension is often the cause of asymptomatic brain damage, including cognitive impairment (CI). Most of these studies show a positive relationship between midlife Read More …

Disturbances of Cardiovascular Activity and Endothelial Function in Pregnant Women with Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Dysplasia and their Correction by Carnitine-arginine Complex Inclusion in the Protocol Treatment Program

V. Dobrianska  I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University Context. Undifferentiated connective tissue dysplasia (UCTD) has negative impact on myocardial contractility and endothelial microvascular dysfunction and their frequent combination with cardiac arrhythmias suggests an unfavorable course of pregnancy and childbirth due to the formation of uteroplacental dysfunction. Objective. To reduce the incidence of obstetric complications associated Read More …