Features of the quality of life in patients with a non-erosive form of gastroesophageal reflux disease with concomitant chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in young people.

Prof. A.G. Oparin, N.V. Semenova, PHD T.N. Oparina Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is most commonly associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). There are practically no studies of the quality of life in young patients. The aim of our study is to study the characteristics of the quality of…

Our Success in the Treatment of Acute Respiratory Failure in Coronovirus Patients Using Non-invasive Ventilation

Prof. R.Sh. Polukhov, E.M. Nasibova, A.E. Polukhova, Rustamkhanly A.M., Sultanova M.J., Nasibov F.G. Azerbaijan Medical University, Baku The novel coronavirus infection (COVID-19) pandemic, caused by the highly contagious severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), is still at its peak, causing thousands of deaths every week. Since the beginning of the coronavirus (just a few months…

Association between comorbid conditions and mortality of patients administred to the intensive care unit in acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

T. Abbasalieva, Jebrail T. Mammadov, Jeyhun M. Ismayilzadа, Gunel B. Sadigova. Azerbaijan Medical University, Baku, Azerbaijan. Introduction. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Patients with COPD often require admission to intensive care units (ICU) during an acute exacerbation.Aim. Our study aimed to identify somecomorbidities independently associated with hospital…

Benefits of using non-invasive ventilation in the treatment of acute respiratory failure with COVID-19.

Prof. C. N. Pashaev, PHD E. M. Nasibova. Azerbaijan Medical University, Baku. Proper patient selection is a key factor in achieving NIV success. In case of complication of COVID-19 by acute respiratory failure, patients with hypercapnia and moderate respiratory acidosis are most suitable, although the combination of respiratory and metabolic acidosis also lends itself well…

The role of endothelin-1 and melatonin in the mechanisms of the comorbid course of gastroesophageal reflux disease and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

Prof. A.G. Oparin, M.A. Murghuzov Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education As revealed in studies in young patients with GERD, there is a statistically significant decrease in the level of melatonin metabolite (6-COM) and a statistically significant increase in the content of endothelin-1 compared with a group of healthy individuals of the same age and…

Issues of differential diagnosis of pleural effusions

Prof. Shevchenko O.S., PHD Shevchenko R.S., PHD Todoriko L.D.*, PHD Pohorielova O.O Kharkiv National medical University. *Higher State Educational Establishment «Bukovinian State Medical University». Pleural effusions are a frequent complication of various diseases. However, despite their prevalence, diagnosis and differential diagnosis of effusions remains a challenge. The presence of pleural effusion can be confirmed radiologically,…