October 29 - World day of fight against stroke

Saturday,  29  Октябрь  2016

On October 29 in 40 countries of the world will pass the World day of fight against stroke. In Kazakhstan within this day will pass number of actions: in many policlinics in residence Kazakhstan citizens will be able to learn about initial symptoms of stroke and first aid which can be rendered to the diseased. Here everyone will be able to check free of charge glucose level in blood and level of arterial pressure. In need of the patient will direct on further inspection to profile specialists. In Astana in five large shopping centers ("Hang Shatyr", Mega, "Saryarka", Astana Mall, "Keruyen") racks with automatic electronic tonometer for measurement of arterial pressure will be established, here volunteers will carry out information and explanatory work with the population on prevention of stroke. In Almaty on the basis of 4 municipal hospitals will pass the Open Day for citizens of. Almaty including free consultations of neuropathologists, cardiologists, therapists and rehabilitologist, and also free carrying out blood test on sugar and the general cholesterol. In the same day the staff of the National center for problems of forming of healthy lifestyle conducting rehabilitology of our country and neighboring countries will give lectures to patients on subjects: "Topical issues of rehabilitation of the patients at home who have had stroke" "As from standard product basket to receive "the correct food". Secrets of combination of products", etc. Also this day the needing patients who have had stroke will be handed wheelchairs, walkers, antidecubital mattresses. For neurologists, resuscitators, neurosurgeons, X-ray surgeon and rehabilitologist, VOP, therapists scientific and practical conference with involvement of the leading speakers of the neighboring countries and the Republic of Kazakhstan will be held. The main task of the actions and all campaign which are carried out within the World day of fight against stroke — increase of awareness of the population on problem of stroke, importance of the correct and timely first-aid treatment and, of course, about preventive measures. Doctors advise all residents of the country to use this good opportunity to check health and to pass inspection in time.

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