On November 13-14, 2019, a scientific and practical conference “Polymorbid pathology of digestive organs in the practice of a family doctor”, organized by the State Institution “Institute of Gastroenterology of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine” together with the Public Union “Association for the Study and Treatment of Digestive Diseases in Ukraine”, was held in Dnipro.

The conference discussed recent developments in practical and theoretical medicine in the field of polymorphism. A wide range of issues of the etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of comorbid conditions in adults and children have been covered.

Professor Zhuravlyova L.V. took part as the presiding of plenary session # 2 and presented the report on topic “Management of patients with GERD and duodenogastric reflux on the background of diabetes and obesity”.