Recently, specialists from the Cardiac Arrhythmia Department of the Heart Institute headed by cardiovascular surgeon, arrhythmologist Yevhen Zhytynsky, held an arrhythmology master class in Sumy at the invitation of the administration of the regional clinical cardiology dispensary.
The day turned out to be productive, because during this time doctors Yevhen Zhytynsky, Maksym Zaretsky, Alisa Bilyavska, Oleksandr Rusanov:
– performed two surgeries (pacemaker implants) in patients with fainting states caused by 3d degree atrioventricular blockade in the first case and sinus weakness syndrome, episodes of asystole in the second one;
– checked the work of artificial pacemakers and advised on the treatment of more than ten patients with arrhythmias, in particular, timely diagnosed the occurrence of atrial fibrillation and prescribed effective therapy for a patient with an implanted cardioverter-defibrillator;
– demonstrated the tactics of testing the world’s smallest pacemaker Micro from Medtronic, which for the first time in Ukraine implanted the head of our department of violation Oleksandr Grytsay about 2 years ago.