Year: 2021

Discussion of Spina Bifida Care and Prevention Aspects

During October 21-22, 2021 I.Y. Gorbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University held an All-Ukrainian conference with international participation "Medical and social problems of childhood." As part of this conference, a section on spina bifida was held on October 22. Reports presented in the section included: Mykhailo Lovga, MD. SURGICAL CORRECTION OF SPINA BIFIDA AND HYDROCEPHALY Volyn [...]

SPINA BIFIDA – HYDROCEPHALY: CARE and PREVENTION SERIES OF TEN WEBINARS IN UKRAINIAN

THEMES Prevention perspectives (W. Wertelecki, MD, USA), 15 minutes, at the start of each webinar Prenatal perspectives – embryo-fetogenesis (Y. Melnyk, MD, Kyiv) Neurosurgery – Spina Bifida (M. Lovga, MD, Lutsk) Neurosurgery – Hydrocephaly (M. Lovga, MD, Lutsk) Long term multidisciplinary health care (O. Boyarchuk, MD, Ternopil) Neurogenic urinary bladder (V. Dydiuk, MD, Lutsk) Intestinal neurogenic dysfunctions (K. Hlushko, MD, Ternopil) Orthopedic management (V. Odarchuk, […]

Open Letter of OMNI-Net

March 3 - World Birth Defects Day. Click for more information
WE, YOU AND EVERYONE REDUCTION OF INFANT MORTALITY FOLIC ACID FLOUR FORTIFICATION NEURAL TUBE DEFECTS - SPINA BIFIDA PREVENTION WE, YOU and ALL Ukrainians can reduce child mortality. Ukraine is no different from other European countries in terms of risk factors associated with prematurity, low birth weight, young or older mother age. Ukraine differs from [...]

March 3 – World Birth Defects Day

March 3 - World Birth Defects Day. Click for more information
Congenital anomalies (CA) are the main cause of infant mortality in developed countries. The purpose of this Day around the world is to raise public awareness about the causes of CA, introduce CA primary prevention programs, expand the network of informational resources and care services for patients and their families. The problems associated with CA [...]