A conference on extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy, organized by MS Westfalia, took place at the medical center "UGMK-Zdorovie", Yekaterinburg. The conference was attended by the leading urologists from Russia and Germany. The participants were demonstrated the latest most demanded technology for kidney stone disintegration.
Conference on lithotripsy, organized by MS Westfalia as part of the educational project of MSW Academy, took place at the medical center "UGMK-Zdorovie", Yekaterinburg on March 18-19.
Specialists from Arkhangelsk, St. Petersburg, Stavropol, Belgorod, Yakutsk and Omsk came to learn about the new technology. The invited experts – a leading urologist from Leverkusen City Clinic (Germany) and German developer of lithotripsy units Hugo Stefan - presented the latest development in distance lithotripsy to the Russian doctors.
During the conference the participants could see a real-time lithotripsy using the Polaris lithotripter manufactured by MS Westfalia GmbH. The treatment session was transmitted from the operating room to the screen of the conference hall, and the professor Conrad Lang and urologist of the clinic "UGMK-Zdorovie" Andrey Putintsev commented what was happening on the screen.
At the end of the practical part a discussion was held, during which each of the participants could ask the experts related questions and share their own experiences.
The conference received wide coverage in mass-media. Here you can watch a detailed report on the event.
MS Westfalia GmbH thanks all the participants for their interest in our company and the products that we present.