Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research


Public knowledge of risk factors, signs and treatment of stroke: Analysis of the survey results in 2014 and 2017

Year: 2018, volume 14 Issue: №1 Pages: 177-185
Heading: Neurology Article type: Original article
Authors: Shchanitsyn I.N., Razdorskaya V.V., Kolokolov O.V., Lukina E.V., Loi'ko V.S,
Organization: Center of Medical Inspection, Moscow, Saratov State Medical University

Aim. This study was conducted to establish levels of knowledge in the general population, and also to determine the impact of educational sessions on stroke knowledge. Material and Methods. Two groups (2014 and 2017 years) completed a stroke knowledge questionnaire (435 respondents). Results. Overall, most of respondents could list 2 or more risk factors, but only 50% in 2014 could list 3 warning signs. More than 80% would call emergency number in response to stroke, but only 25% had heard of thrombolytic therapy. Overall stroke knowledge scores decreased in 2017 despite the public awareness in the media. Conclusion. Currently the knowledge of stroke risk factors, warning signs, and treatment is poor in Saratov. Our study demonstrates that more educational campaigns should be conducted for improve knowledge of stroke symptoms, and therapy.

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Revisiting the Sports Medicine as a specialty in professional training of sports doctors

Year: 2017, volume 13 Issue: №4 Pages: 940-946
Heading: sports medicine Article type: Author's opinion
Authors: Razinkin S.M., Samoilov A.S., Petrova V.V.
Organization: State Scientific Research Center n.a. A.I. Burnasyan — Federal Medical Biophysical Center of Federal Medical Biological Agency

 This article discusses expediency of deducing sports medicine in a separate educational specialty. Also, there is a new concept of sports medicine offered. This concept includes the academic plan of postgraduate professional training of doctors in the direction of Sports Medicine specialty 08.31.39 Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine. Concept was developed by the department of experimental sports medicine of the A. I. Burnasyan Federal Medical Biophysical Center of Federal Medical Biological Agency.

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Experience of department of internal diseases propaedeutics in formation of cultural level of future physician

Year: 2017, volume 13 Issue: №1 Pages: 93-95
Heading: Pedagogics and Education Article type: Short message
Authors: Skvortsov Yu.I., Emelina L.P.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The problems concerning the study at clinical departments, ethics and deontology in communication between students and patients are discussed in the article. Special attention is paid to uprising of the cultural level of students.

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