Efficacy and Safety of the Low-molecular Heparin in Treatment and Prevention of the Acute Coronary Syndrome

I. Katerenchuk1, I. Tsyhanenko1, O. Katerenchuk2 1Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy, Poltava 2Poltava Regional Clinical Cardiology Center Introduction. For a long time, the main medication for treating and preventing of thrombotic complications was unfractionated heparin (UFH). However, despite its high efficiency, UFH has a number of disadvantages and side effects. Significant advantages over UFH are low Read More …

Functional Dyspepsia: Current Approaches to Diagnosis and Treatment

A. Svintsitskyi Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv Introduction. Functional dyspepsia (FD) is common in the worldwide population. In developed countries, dyspeptic disorders occur in 30.0-40.0% of the population and is responsible for 4,0-5,0% of all appeals to general practitioners. In this case, the lion’s share (60.0-65.0%) refers to FD. Women are more likely to suffer Read More …

The Possible Pathological Role of Endogenous Cannabinoid System in Heart Failure Syndrome

О. Katerenchuk Regional Clinical Cardiological Dispensary of Poltava Introduction. Heart failure is a clinical syndrome associated with the high rates of short-time and long-time mortality. The pathological role of several neurohumoral systems is well-established in heart failure progression. According to the data available from the basic experiments the role of the endogenous cannabinoid system in Read More …

The Efficacy of Treatment of Hemangiomas in Infants with Nonselective β-Blockers (Propranolol)

A. Kuzyk Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Hemangiomas – are tumorlike vessel changes that occur in children starting from an early age and can appear as minor cosmetic defects that sometimes spontaneously decrease, or can cause serious functional disorders or even be a threat to life. As of today the choice of treatment Read More …

General Principles of Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis in Children

M. Shorobura Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Taking care of children with multiple sclerosis (MS) requires coordinated efforts of parents and a multidisciplinary medical team: pediatricians, physiotherapists, psychologists, urologists, nurses. Care should ensure maximum improvement in the quality of life of a small patient, especially during the exacerbation of MS. Aim. To describe Read More …

Pain in the Foot: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Treatment

A. Yatskevych Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Deformation and foot pain are significant causes of the patient’s medical care. The pain in the foot combined with the violation of its structure is the basic indicators for the operational treatment in about one third of patients in orthopedic hospitals. The effectiveness of its treatment Read More …

Modern Advances and Evidence Аccording to the Results of the European Congress of Cardiologists in Amsterdam (30.08–04.09.2013)

A. Faynyk, M. Faynyk Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. According to the President of the European Congress of Cardiologists (European Society of Cardiology, ESC) Professor Panos Vardasa, despite the progress of medicine, the diseases of cardiovascular system is now the number one killer of the population of Europe. Clinical trials based on the Read More …

Benfotiamine and Long-Chain Omega-3 and Omega-6 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Treatment of Cardiac Autonomic Neuropathy in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

V. Serhiyenko, O. Serhiyenko Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. The cardiovascular form of diabetic autonomic neuropathy (DANP) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM), is characterized by the damage of the nerve fibers of the parasympathetic and sympathetic parts of the autonomic nervous system, and is considered to be one of the Read More …

Treatment of the Liver Cirrhosis: Modern Principles, Considering Syntropic Co- and Multimorbid Lesions of other Organs and Systems of Organs

M. Abrahamovych, M. Farmaha Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Cirrhosis of the liver is a frequent chronic polyethyologic disease of the internal organs with polymorphous syntropic lesions, which often causes early disability and death of patients – that is why it is necessary to improve the principles of complex differentiated treatment taking into Read More …

Modern View on the Dilated Cardiomyopathy

І. Yuzych Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University Introduction. Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a chronic disease caused by various conditions which lead to the ventricular dilatation, which decreases their contractile ability of the myocardium. DCM occurs more frequently in men than in women, and is the most common in the age 20-60 years. About one Read More …