VIII Congress of Tuberculosis and Pulmonology opens in Tashkent
05 may 2015, 14:24 1527 views


The Congress will last 3 days, during which the "round table" discussions , competitions and workshops will be held. There the issues of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis, treatment methods used in Uzbekistan and abroad will be discussed.

The participants can see an exhibition and a documentary film about the achievements of Uzbekistan in the field of medicine.

Tuberculosis is classified as diseases of high social risk. It should be noted that the effectiveness of treatment for tuberculosis in our country is at the level of 87 percent. Globally, the figure is 85 percent. Over the past 10 years, the death rate from tuberculosis has decreased three times.