Lithuanian cardiac surgeon Benetis gave a master class to the capital's doctors
Today on the basis of the city multidisciplinary hospital № 2 famous cardiac surgeon from Lithuania, a leading specialist in Europe Rimantas Benetis launched an international master class on "Modern possibilities of aortic root surgery".
The two-day master class was organized by the city public health administration with the participation of leading experts of the world level. Within its framework, technically complex operations will be carried out in four patients, two of whom are residents of Astana and two more from the Turkestan region.
Listeners are cardiac surgeons, heads of departments of cardiac surgery of hospitals of all regions of Kazakhstan, and also their colleagues from Uzbekistan.
On the first day, along with the lecture materials in the operating unit of the hospital, the Professor conducted a valve-saving operation and prosthetics of the aortic valve with Freestyle biological root online. Listeners could watch the progress of operations from the screen in real time.
"I feel on issues and meetings with colleagues that there is a need for such operations, knowledge. We will not show the whole range of operations that can be done on the aortic root, but choose the best option for the patient. Thus, young doctors, teachers, the medical industry, and ultimately the patient, and, of course, the hospital, which manifests itself as a training hospital, win", - professor Rimantas Benetis said.
Appreciation for the event provided the cardiac surgeon, head of cardiovascular surgery medical center of President's Affairs Administration of the Republic of Zhenis Kazybaev.
"It is always necessary to compare notes with colleagues from abroad. In principle, such operations are carried out in Astana, including in our presidential hospital. But in any case, some new technologies and nuances to watch, especially when he's such a physician, luminaries of European medicine, professor Rimantas Benetis", - said J. Kazybaev.
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