On September 25-27, 2019 in Kyiv, the XX Ukrainian National Congress of Cardiology was held

The main message of the Congress is comorbidity in cardiology. The problem was addressed from the standpoint of a multidisciplinary approach to the definition and diagnosis of comorbidities and possible treatment trends. In the frames of the Congress was held the Joint Scientific Session of the European Society of Cardiology and Ukrainian Association of Cardiology, the Joint Meeting of arrhythmologists from the central and eastern Europe countries, Joint Meeting of European atherosclerosis Society and Polish Lipid Association, Joint session of the Ukraine Association of Cardioliogy

Professor Zhuravleva L.V. made a presentation on the topic “The use of alpha lipoic acid in patients with a high cardiovascular risk”.

The staff members of the department, Rogachova T.A., Sokolnikova N.V. and Kulikova  M.V. also presented the results of their work at the poster session:

  • The influence of dyslipidaemia correction on kidney hemodynamics and calcium metabolism in patients with essential hypertension and osteoarthritis (T.A. Rogachova, L.V. Zhuravlyova)
  • The contribution of proinflammatory markers into the formation of cardiomyopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and overweight (N.V. Sokolnikova, L.V. Zhuravlyova)
  • The clinical case of pulmonary embolism in a patient with nonspecific ulcerative colitis (I.V. Kuznetsov, M.V. Kulikova, I.V. Kandybko, A.G. Gukov, L.V. Zhuravlyova)