Prevention of pneumococcal infection in children

Prevention of pneumococcal infection in children

Prevention issues are an important part of the work of the Department of General Medical Practice in Semey. The activities carried out by the staff of the department apply not only to medical workers in urban and rural areas of the Abay region. So, on July 12 and 13, 2023, master classes were held for medical workers in the East Kazakhstan region. In addition to general practitioners, pediatricians, epidemiologists, paramedical workers from Ust-Kamenogorsk, Ridder, Serebryansk, Belousovka, Glubokovsky district and other settlements were present. As always, special attention is paid to the issues of interpersonal relations, as the department is implementing the project “Development of basic and specific communication skills.”

At the master classes, information was consecrated on the prevention of pneumococcal infection and recommendations were given to improve communication skills when working with parents. The problems of vaccination against pneumococcal infection were actively discussed. Discussions, quizzes, active discussion of the most important issues were used.

Master classes were organized and conducted under the guidance of the head of the department of general and general medicine in Semey, MD, Professor Dyusupova A.A. and assistant of the department of general practitioners in Semey, pediatrician of the highest category, master trainer of DFID (department of international development) for the training of general practitioners, Terekhova T.I.

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