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Photo by M. Mishin. Press Service of the Mayor and the Moscow Government
They work on the basis of city polyclinics No. 8, 9, 45, consultative and diagnostic center No. 6 and diagnostic clinical center No. 1.
Five additional CT centers have been opened in the capital, thanks to which their number has increased to 35. This will help relieve hospitals. It will be easier for citizens with coronavirus infection or suspicion of it to be diagnosed.
“Unfortunately, we have not seen any improvement in the situation with the coronavirus in the city. Therefore, we continue to build up our diagnostic capacity. We have commissioned five more CT centers on the basis of city polyclinics No. 8, 9, 45, Consultative and Diagnostic Center No. 6 and Diagnostic Clinical Center No. 1. Now their total number is 35. CT centers allow you to take the burden off hospitals, which very important in the current environment, ”said Anastasia Rakova, Moscow Deputy Mayor for Social Development.
CT scan helps to identify complications of the disease in the early stages in order to start treatment as soon as possible or hospitalize the patient (if there is an indication for this). In CT centers, in addition to consulting a therapist and computed tomography, city dwellers have access to blood tests, PCR, pulse oximetry, and ECG. Here you can also get medicines for free.
In the capital, artificial intelligence is actively used in the diagnosis of coronavirus. By uploading a CT scan, doctors see a preliminary conclusion made using artificial intelligence technologies. A study with signs of viral pneumonia in the picture is highlighted in red. Zones of possible damage are marked on the image of the lungs.
Now in the capital, mass vaccination against COVID-19 is underway. Anyone over 18 years of age can get vaccinated free of charge, at one of 100 points on the basis of city polyclinics. Pre-registration is not required if vaccination takes place in the workplaces of mobile teams or pavilions “Healthy Moscow”… Also, vaccinations are given in private medical clinics – there you need to pay only for the services of the clinic itself.
Vaccinations are also available in seven My Documents offices: six flagships and the center of public services in the Yasenevo district. All points are equipped with special equipment for the correct storage of the vaccine, the necessary sanitary and epidemiological requirements.
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