Belarus Republic Scientific Medical Society of Trauma and Orthopaedic BRSMSTO
In 1930, on May 25 in Minsk was created by the State Institute of physiatry, orthopedics and neurology (GIFON), based on which in 1944 organized by the Minsk Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics. In 1999 the Institute was renamed in State Belarusian Research Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics (BelNIITO) and 4 October 2007 - GU Republican Scientific-Practical Center of Traumatology and Orthopedics.
The structure of the Centre has 8 research units and 8 clinical departments, which deployed 340 trauma and orthopedic beds and 12 beds in the department of anesthesiology and intensive care. Admission of patients from all over the republic is carried out in a consultative and diagnostic department.
On the basis of the RSPC has two national center: National Center for treatment of patients with damage to the spine and spinal cord and the Republican Centre for sports injuries and joint pathology. Material and technical base of the Centre of traumatology and orthopedics meet modern requirements and is constantly updated.
The Centre has all the necessary therapeutic, diagnostic and support units providing examination, treatment of patients in outpatient and inpatient settings, carrying out research work. at the highest level. X-ray studies performed on modern digital X-ray machines to detect pathology in injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, including long-length images of the lower limbs and spinal column 110 cm long. CT-studies carried out at the present 16 spiral CT scanner manufactured by SIEMENS 2009 release.
The studies of the brain, bones and joints, the abdominal cavity. MRI is the most modern and highly informative method of diagnosis of the pathology of the brain, bones and joints, the spine, the soft tissue. MRI studies are performed on modern devices High field MRI Magnetom Avanto 1,5 TL by SIEMENS 2012 release and production INTERA 1TL PHILIPS 2004 release. The clinic has modern X-ray machines with electronically opticheskimimi converters, computer surgical navigation system «Medtronic» for complex and high-tech operations.
The Centre is widely used ultrasound diagnosis, there are modern high-resolution devices VOLUSON-i (2007 release), the production of General Electriks, the US and the PHILIPS En Vizor CHD, United States (2006 release). Clinical diagnostic laboratory of the Center - is a modern laboratory equipped with the latest high-tech equipment of the leading manufacturers of laboratory equipment Sysmex Coporation (Japan), «EKF diagnostic» (Germany), DiaMed AG (Switzerland), SIRE Analytical Systems Srl (ITALY), Radiometer (Denmark), Instrumentation Laboratory (USA), Thermo Electron Corporation (Finland), etc.