At the end of September in Rostov-on-don will pass the first session of the Morphological school for doctors, opened on the initiative and on the basis of the Rostov scientific research oncological Institute. Several times a year professionals from all over the country will be free to improve their skills in the field of pathological diagnosis of cancer. It is planned that the activities of the school will be accredited in continuing medical education.
The quality of the execution of the morphological study of tumors and precancerous diseases on biopsy and operational material depends on the accuracy of diagnosis and effectiveness of therapy. The nature of the tumor determines the order of medical, radiation and surgical treatment, and also affects the scope of intervention – whether or conserving or radical surgery.
As practice shows, not all health agencies the level of implementation of morphological studies meet modern requirements. Poor technical equipment, qualified staff. Moreover, in recent years, there is a shortage of doctors morphologists.
“Two years ago the Institute launched a large-scale program of modernization of pathology services, – says the General Director of fsbi “RNII” Ministry of health of Russia, chief oncologist of the southern Federal district Oleg kit. We have updated the Park of equipment to re-equip the laboratory, has organized internships for our doctors at the leading cancer center in the world. I am sure that the morphological school will contribute to raising the professional level of doctors morphologists and quality of oncotomy”.
Classes in the morphological school of RNII (theoretical and practical) will be conducted every quarter absolutely free. “The first event is scheduled for Saturday, September 29, – said the head. morbid anatomy Department RNII, Chairman of the Committee for work with young specialists of the Russian society of pathologists Nikolai Karnaukhov. It will last from 10 to 16 hours and will bring together about 50 participants. Keynote addresses will be delivered by experienced colleagues, scientists from Rostov-on-don, Moscow and Belgrade. Topic – diagnosis of gastric cancer”.
In the pathology Department of the Institute annually survey more than 25 thousand patients, performed more than 110 thousand of in vivo pathological, immunohistochemical, more than 15 thousand and 40 thousand cytological studies. More than 5 thousand patients a year use this service as “revision glasses.” Pathology Department is equipped with modern equipment which allows to carry out diagnostics using the latest techniques, which significantly reduces the pre-analytical stages of research. Including a slide scanner, through which you can get advice on histological preparation from leading specialists using telemedicine.
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