Course of Oncology

Head of the course – Candidate of Medical Sciences Associate Professor Lud Lidiya Nocolaievna
Tel.: +375 (212) 57-64-16

Educational process 

There is an advanced training on the following topics:
1. Diagnosis, treatment and prevention of malignant neoplasms (for oncologists, surgeons, therapists, district physicians, other specialist doctors)
2. Diagnosis and treatment of tumors of individual localizations (for oncologists, surgeons, general practitioners, district physicians, other specialist doctors)
3. Early diagnosis of malignant formations (for all doctors of specialists conducting medical examinations)
4. Oncosurgery (for doctors-specialists of a surgical profile)
5. Early diagnosis and clinical examination of oncological diseases in dentistry (for dental specialists)

The objectives of educational programs for advanced training in oncology are the following: to ensure the interrelation and continuity in the work of medical specialists; acquisition of new knowledge on the organization of oncological medical care, early diagnosis and treatment of oncological diseases; improvement of practical skills for examination and clinical examination of patients, primary, secondary and tertiary cancer prevention; studying the features of the deontological approach to oncological patients.

Advanced training "Diagnosis, treatment and prevention of malignant neoplasms" is addressed to all specialist doctors. The general questions of oncology (epidemiology and carcinogenesis, cancer prevention, organization of oncological service, methods of diagnostics and treatment in oncology, polyneoplasia, medical and social expertise and rehabilitation of cancer patients), as well as the following localization of malignant neoplasms (skin, lip, tongue and mucosa mouth, thyroid gland, mammary gland, bones and soft tissues, lung and mediastinum, esophagus, stomach, colon, genitalia, retroperitoneal space, hepatopancreatoduodenal tumors, lymphomas) are observed.

The educational program of advanced training "Early diagnosis of malignant tumors" is addressed to all specialist doctors. The relevance of the topic is due to the high percentage of one-year mortality and neglect of malignant tumors and is devoted to early diagnosis and screening of the most frequent localizations of malignant neoplasms, improvement of practical skills in primary, secondary and tertiary cancer prevention.

The educational program of advanced training "Diagnosis and treatment of tumors of individual localizations" was developed for oncologists, general practitioners, physicians-therapists, district physicians, surgeons and other specialist doctors and is devoted to the most frequent localizations of tumors, totaling about 80 % in the structure of morbidity and mortality from malignant neoplasms in the Republic of Belarus (skin, breast, lung, thyroid, mouth and pharynx, stomach, colon, genitalia, hepatopancreatoduodenal neoplasms).

Educational program of advanced training "Oncosurgery", is intended for doctors-specialists of a surgical profile. The general questions of oncology, malignant neoplasms of the skin, breast, lung, stomach, colon, genital organs and other tumors that occur in the practice of a surgeon's doctor, with an emphasis on the surgical method of treatment are considered.