The department of pyo septic surgery operates in the Regional Cenre of Traumatology and Orthopedy after Prof. H.Zh. Makazhanov. Involves 17 hospital cots in an isolated part on the first floor of the old corpus . The department provides noctidial assistance for emergency and planned patients with injuries of osteo-muscular system and complications of pyogenic processes. The department was established in June, 2010. The department involves 4 wards divided for newly admitted and recovering patients.The department has separate operating block of two rooms divided to clean and septic zones.
This department provides treatment for patients with chronic osteomyelitis ; treatment of postoperative complications, resulted from osteosynthesis with metal fixations; complex treatment of patients with sepsis.
Treatment of patients in the department of pyo septic surgery is based on surgical sanitation of purulent bone injuries, applying the methods of percutaneous external fixation using compression-distraction apparatus, antibiotic therapy with the early verification of microbial infections and monitoring microbial status of injury, various types of plastic surgery aimed at masking the defects of soft tissues.
New methods of dealing with pyogenic infections of bones and joints: sanitation of injuries with the use of ultrasonar cavitation apparatus, the use of supply and suction drainage systems, vacuumization of injuries with keeping the metal fixation, the application of osteomodulating drugs in filling bone cavities are widely introduced.
Due to the development of endroprosthesis of major joints the department carries out stage treatment of patients with periprosthetic infection, that includes surgical sanitation, installation of spacers impregnated with antibiotics followed by reendoprosthesis
Department manager: Vassilyev Konstantin Vladimirovich.
Graduated KNMU in 1995, medical experience of 15 years. Traumatologist orthopedist of first degree