Drozhzhina G.I.1, Ostashevsky V.L.1, Aleshchenko I.E.2 Naboka Y.V.2, Babenko O.V.2, Moskalenko I.V.2
1 Institute of Eye Diseases and Tissue Therapy n.a. V.P. Filatov of National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine
2 State Enterprise "Bioimplant" the Ministry of Health of Ukraine "(Odessa 1, Kiev2, Ukraine)
Providing specialized eye care for patients with corneal blindness by means of keratoplasty using corneal grafts (manufacturer SE "Bioimplant" Ministry of Health of Ukraine ")
Medical importance of keratoplasty
For over 15 years keratoplasty surgeries haven’t been performed in Ukraine;
About 5000 patients are waiting for keratoplasty in Ukraine;
The number of diseases requiring keratoplasty as the standard treatment of cornea diseases is constantly growing;
About 40 million people
On May 19-20 in Odessa took place a scientific-practical conference with international participation "FILATOV READINGS - 2016", as part of celebration of the 80th anniversary of the foundation of the Institute named after V.P. Filatov, which was attended by doctors-ophthalmologists from Dnipropetrovsk Regional Clinical Ophthalmological Hospital.
At the meetings were presented reports by leading domestic and foreign experts in the field of ophthalmology. There were discussions, exchange of
The director of the Dnepropetrovsk Regional Clinical Ophthalmological Hospital – Valery Serdyuk and the surgeon of the eye microsurgery department – Vladyslav Ischenko conducted the first online broadcast master-class on surgical treatment of complex eye pathologies. The online broadcast was attended by ophthalmic surgeons from Cherkassy, Northdonetsk, Kryvyi Rih, Zaporizhzhya, Kharkiv and Kirovohrad. Online broadcasts are now available for doctors of the Regional Ophthalmology thanks to
"Took place a joint meeting-seminar, which was devoted to keratobioimplantation. The meeting was initiated by the director of the Department of HealthCare of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional State Administration - Valentyna Ginsburg. Among the participants were present – the chief doctor of the SE " Mechnikov Dnipropetrovsk Regional Clinical Hospital" – Sergiy Ryzhenko, the management and doctors of the SE "Dnipropetrovsk Regional Ophthalmological Hospital."
At the meeting Sergey Ryzhenko noted
History of the development of keratoplasty, operation on transplantation of the corneal coat
The history of the development of the cornea transplantation is conventionally divided into four periods (V.G. Abramov).
First period – experimental (1818-1872), as keratoplasty was performed only on animals. Often was used the heteroplastic material (from other species of animals), but also was used the homoplasty.
The second period (1872-1901) is characterized by the use of corneal transplants
29/09/15 in the city of Vinnitsa, on the basis of the Regional Clinical Hospital named after N.I. Pirogov, took place a meeting of the Regional Ophthalmological Society.
The meeting of community was attended by 80 ophthalmologists from Vinnitsa and Vinnitsa region, SE "Bioimplant" MHC of Ukraine ", the representatives of the Dnipropetrovsk Regional Ophthalmological Hospital.
During the meeting were discussed the issues of corneal pathologies. The participants were listening with a great