Contemporary issues of cardiology and cardiac surgery

Prepared by Liudmyla Onyshchuk

October 2020, the VI Ukrainian-Lithuanian scientific-practical conference dedicated to modern methods of diagnosis and therapy in the fields of cardiology and cardiac surgery was held online at the Institute of the Heart of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. The event was organized by the Department of Functional Diagnostics and the Department of Cardiac Surgery, X-ray Endovascular and Extracorporeal Technologies of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education (Kyiv), who was invited to join the conference of Vilnius University staff (Lithuania).

Key words: echocardiography, aortic stenosis, aortic valve defects, heart transplantation.