Friday, February 5, 2010

Holguin also works to strenghten the health system

Every year the province of Holguin hosts important international and national events on Health like those related to Natural and Traditional Medicine, Hereditary Ataxia and Cardiology, among others.

This week it begins in this city, the National Workshop on Medical Emergencies with the participation of medicine students and specialists from different Cuban universities.

The meeting, organized by the University of Medical Sciences "Mariana Grajales" and the University Student Federation in Holguin, aims to prepare future physicians to deal with possible complications before clinical manifestations with these characteristics.

The event takes place within the framework of the second Territorial Forum of hypertension and related diseases, which allows students to encourage research on this topic.

Representatives of all medical colleges of the island have confirmed their participation in the event, which also includes the presentation of researches on the topic.

The hypertension affects millions of people worldwide, so the need to establish an analysis and behaviour in patients with different pathologies.

The results of research conducted by students, lectures by visiting scholars and exchange among professionals, will provide a higher quality treatment to patients”, Said Dr Medrano Ojeda, one of the.