The Department of Cardioneurology has been operating since the beginning of 2022.
The department was founded to reduce the risk of neurological complications in cardiac surgery and cardiac patients, taking into account risk factors, including prediction and monitoring of long-term consequences of major ischemic events.
The cardioneurorehabilitation center on the basis of the Kyiv branch of the Heart Institute is a high-tech innovative center for rehabilitation treatment. The subspecialty of cardioneurology and approaches to therapy based on the experience and specifics of the cardiac surgery department of the Institute were developed.
The Department of Cardioneurology is the base of the Department of Neurology of the National Medical University named after Oleksandr Bohomolets. All employees of the department are graduate students and prepare for defense of their Ph.D. theses. The department is a leader in Ukraine in terms of counseling patients with long-term impairment of consciousness. Multidisciplinary consultations are provided for patients who are preparing for surgery.