The main directions in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases are determined
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- A Presidential resolution “On measures to prevent and improve the quality of treatment of cardiovascular diseases” was adopted.
The resolution defines the main directions in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases.
In particular, the needy segments of the population will be provided with the necessary medicines free of charge.
- once a year, the health profile of the population aged 18 to 40 is assessed (nature of nutrition, tobacco addiction, body mass index, blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol levels, etc.);
- people over 40 years of age undergo screening tests at least once a year;
- a unified electronic register of detected cardiovascular diseases is being maintained, and more than 200,000 registered residents will be provided with the drug enalapril (Enalapril) free of charge;
- district (city) hospitals will be provided with equipment for coagulometry and necessary reagents as needed.
Until 1 January 2023, a mobile application will be created to assess the risk stratification of cardiovascular diseases.
In the territorial branches of the Republican Specialized Scientific and Practical Medical Center for Cardiology, high-tech surgical operations in the direction of cardiology will be gradually increased from 15 to 35 types.