Pediatric Medical Conference in Kutaisi

05/10/2013

To share knowledge and approaches outside collaborative providers of 3rd Children Polyclinic in Kutaisi with the support of Georgia HCI team conducted medical conference on “Management of Most Prevalent Pediatric Respiratory Diseases at Primary Care Level – Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow”. Conference was conducted in Case Study format, doctors presented clinical cases from their practice on management of pneumonia, bronchitis, croup, pharingytis etc. Based on their analysis, participants demonstrated progress in improved diagnosis and management of abovementioned high burden pediatric diseases after USAID Georgia HCI Project interventions. The results include dramatic improvement of quality of medical services as well as reduction of treatment costs, associated with more rational use of medications, particularly antibiotics.

See the conference was featured by regional TV channel "Rioni":