All heart disease can be cured, said Bokeria

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in Photobacterium Leo Bokeria. Archival photoAll heart disease can be cured, said Bokeria© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

All cardiovascular disease is curable, said the chief cardiac surgeon of the Ministry of health, the Director of the National scientific-practical center of cardiovascular surgery them. A. N. After Bakulev Leo Bokeria on a press-conferences.

«Today there are no diseases we could cure, it objectively… I think until we completely broke the minds of people that it is curable quite easily curable, and resources the state allocates for that matter,» Bokeria said, adding that people often think that their new symptoms will pass by themselves.

He noted that most often in adults with heart problems are related to the fact that the heart is not actively pumps blood in the elderly with concomitant diseases. Thus, according to Beaucaire, and approximately 20% of patients in the center named after Bakulev — people older than 75 years, which operate successfully.

Children are also more likely to suffer from heart disease of the neonatal period, but these cases are operable, said an eminent heart surgeon. «Thanks to improved prenatal diagnosis in pregnancy today we occluzivee a child who was born with a heart defect, and operate it on the second, on the third day (after the birth),» — said Bokeria.

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