Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Parkhomenko A.A.

Saratov State Medical University n.a. V.I. Razumovsky Department of Health Care Organization, Public Health and Medical Law, Post-graduate

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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Aleksey Petrovich Minch: a doctor, a scientist, a teacher and a health care manager (to the 150-th birth anniversary).

Year: 2016, volume 12 Issue: №3 Pages: 428-432
Heading: Scientific schools and memorable dates Article type: Short message
Authors: Zavyalov A.l., Yerugina M.V., Parkhomenko A.A.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The article presents the biographical data of Doctor of Medicine, A. P. Minch. It describes his scientific and practical contribution to the development of medicine in Russia, to the public health organization in Saratov and to the training of medical specialists at Saratov Medical Institute.

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Role of wax model museums in the teaching of dermatovenerology at medical universities of Russia and Europe


The article shows the history and the significance of use of wax masks in the process of visual teaching of dermatology and venereology for students of medical universities in Europe and Russia in the XIX-XX centuries.

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Expert quality evaluation of out-patient medical care for patients with cerebral infarction in the early recovery period

Year: 2015, volume 11 Issue: №3 Pages: 333-337
Heading: Proceedings of all-Russia week of science with international participants Article type: Original article
Authors: Parkhomenko А.А., Erugina M.V., Kolokolov O.V.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The purpose of the research is to work out the measures of an improvement of the out-patient rehabilitation of patients with cerebral infarction in the early recovery period. Materials and Methods. Method of the expert evaluation was used for collecting data (29 questionnaires); analysis of variance, Kolmogorov-Smirnovtest, Kendall coefficient of concordance, Kemeni median were applied for processing data. Results. According to the expert opinion it is necessary to increase the role of polyclinics in a process of the rehabilitation of patients with cerebral infarction and to improve the quality of out-patient medical care in cases of this disease. Experts consider that insufficient technical provision and lack of personnel in the system of primary health care foremost lower quality of medical care. Absence of an equipment and staff shortage lead to imperfection of the rehabilitation process and poor results of recovery after cerebral infarction. Conclusion. The improvement of out-patient medical care in the early recovery period of cerebral infarction is possible through the integral impact on all components of the quality: structure (upgrade of equipment and staff provision), process (increase of length and frequency of patients' visits) and result (adoption of efficiency criteria of cerebral infarction treatment).

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Health service organization for patients with cerebral infarction: current status and specifics of outpatient medical care

Year: 2015, volume 11 Issue: №2 Pages: 100-106
Heading: Health Service Organization Article type: Review
Authors: Parkhomenko A.A.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

Stroke and cerebral infarction in particularly are important medical and social problems. The article describes the historical changes of legal acts regulating medical care for patients with stroke and observes recent researches dealing with the law enforcement in this sphere. Content analysis revealed the lack of correspondence between the legal framework and clinical guidelines for cerebral infarction. Particular attention is paid to the low level of scientific research results concerned with the stroke outpatient medical care.

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