The Ministry of health has sent to the regions medical products that are needed for operations in acute myocardial.
The Ministry of health sent to the regional medical institutions of more than 5 thousand stents for the free surgeries with acute myocardial infarction. This was reported by the press service vedomstva.
The regions were given the necessary medical devices for stenting of the coronary vessels, namely, guide catheters and 7.8 thousand units, angioplastic catheters — 2 thousand pieces, balloon-catheters — 1,39 thousand pieces and introducers— 4.12 thousand pieces.
On allocated from the state budget for 2016, purchased stents and related medical devices from USA and Europe for emergency implantation in patients in the first hours of acute myocardial infarction.
All of the purchased medical products have undergone a long process of replacement of the registration certificate a certificate of conformity to requirements of technical regulations and have sanitary-epidemiological conclusion confirming the quality of these products and their safety for life and health of Ukrainian patients, said the Ministry of health.