Renat Akchurin: Russian cardiology at European level
A famous heart surgeon during the lecture stated that the level of cardiology Russia to be at the same level with the European level.
The lecture was held in Kazan in front of students and teachers in an open format. At the open meeting Akchurin highlighted the problems of the modern Russian cardiology.
In order to show the level of progress of the Russian healthcare system in comparison with the Soviet period he gave the following example. The Soviet Union conducted 10 thousand open-heart surgeries per year, is 70 thousand operations annually, although it is possible to do 2 to 3 times more.
Renat Akchurin called noteworthy is the fact that if used for heart surgery had to go to the capital of the country, now such operations succeed in any major regional city.
Renat Akchurin, the heart surgeon, head of Department of cardiovascular surgery and angiology Cardiology research center, academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, honorary member of the Academy of Sciences of Tatarstan Renat Akchurin.