Lege Artis Medicinae - 2022;32(01-02)

Lege Artis Medicinae

FEBRUARY 24, 2022

[Cardiovascular prevention 2021 – Guidelines of European Society of Cardiology 2021. Prevention at the population level And Disease specific cardiovascular prevention]

VÁLYI Péter, KÉKES Ede

[In our four-part publication we review the current state of cardiovascular prevention based on the European Society of Car­dio­logy Guidelines 2021. In part 1 we reviewed the risk factors, risk assessment, age-specificities, the influencing factors, including diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease. In part 2 we concerned comorbidities affecting the cardiovascular risk. In part 3 we reviewed the personalised cardiovascular prevention and the management of specific risk factors, including... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

FEBRUARY 24, 2022

[Main features of cardiovascular rehabilitation in post-acute Covid-19]

JENEI Zoltán, HORVÁTH Judit

[The COVID-19 pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2 is a significant challenge worldwide. Cornerstones of in-patient management of this pandemic which harms predominantly the respiratory system are the acute and intensive care. However, the rehabilitation plays a key role in improving the functional status and quality of life of survivors and reducing the impact of complications. As estimated, 40-50% of discharged patients require some form of medical support and 4-5% of them require inpatient... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

FEBRUARY 24, 2022

[Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease]

BAFFY György

[Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is estimated to affect 25% of the global population. It is often joining other metabolic disorders and features a heterogeneous natural history. Significant liver injury is unlikely to develop from steatosis, while a third of steatohepatitis cases will progress into cirrhosis and as a severe complication may lead to primary liver cancer. The probability of these severe outcome increases with the degree of liver fibrosis and with the prevalent type 2 diabetes... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

FEBRUARY 24, 2022

[Options for assessing the quality of postoperative pain relief: unidimensional scales]

LOVASI Orsolya, LÁM Judit, LÉBER Andrea, GAÁL Péter

[The measurement of the quality of postoperative pain relief receives increasing attention in clinical practice since the not properly treated pain has several negative consequences for both the patients and the health care providers. An important component of the evaluation of the quality of care is the measurement of patient outcomes, which needs regular pain assessments and reliable pain assessment tools. The main goal of our paper is to review the literature on scales and pain assessment... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

FEBRUARY 24, 2022

[Paradigm shift in the treatment of osteoarthrosis and the importance of prevention today]

DÖMSE Eszter

[Osteoarthrosis is a major burden on our society, both in terms of health affairs and health economy. The increasing strain on joints by competitive sports and the grow­ing prevalence of sedentary lifestyle are coupled main factors behind the increas­ing occurence of osteoarthritis in younger generations. Its pathomechanism is re­cently recognised to be a combination of inflammatory and degenerative processes. Concerning the serious and even quality of life worsening outcomes and its growing... tovább »

Lege Artis Medicinae

FEBRUARY 24, 2022

[Telephone based supporting program to quit tobacco smoking in Hungary]

TÓTH Erzsébet, CSELKÓ Zsuzsa, DARWISH Diána, PATAKI Erika, BARTA Veronika , CSÁNYI Péter, BOGOS Krisztina

[The National Korányi Institute of Pulmonology, Methodology Centre for Tobacco Smoking Cessation Support has been operating a free quitline since 2013. The aim of the program is to provide professional advice on how to quit smoking, to spread information about supporting services and to refer interested smokers to specialized health care providers. Proactive calls following a specific protocol are available once a week for a six week period. This study presents the activities of our service in... tovább »