Dmitry Garbuzenko

professor of Department of Faculty SurgerySouth Ural State Medical University

Dmitry Victorovich Garbuzenko graduated from the Medical Faculty of Chelyabinsk State Medical Institute in 1985. From 1985 to 1987, he was a clinical intern. From 1987 to 1990, he was a post-graduate student of the Hospital Surgery Department in Chelyabinsk State Medical Academy. In 1991, he defended his Ph.D. thesis. He was an assistant of the Department of Hospital Surgery from 1991 to 1996. Since 1996, he became an assistant, then an Associate Professor (2003), and the Professor of the Department of Faculty Surgery, South Ural State Medical University (2006). In 2008, he defended his doctoral thesis (M.D.). His practical activities associate with emergency abdominal surgery. Professor D.V. Garbuzenko is the member of Russian Society of Surgeons, Russian Gastroenterological Association, International Association of Surgeons-Hepatologists. Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences. He is an author of about 150 publications including 3 inventions, 2 monographs, as well as an editorial board member of 13 journals.

3books edited

2chapters authored

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Portal hypertension is a clinical syndrome defined by a portal venous pressure gradient, exceeding 5 mm Hg. In this book the causes of its development and complications are described. Authors have presented personal experiences on conducting patients with various displays of portal hypertension. Moreover, the book presents modern data about molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis of portal hypertension in liver cirrhosis, the information about the original predictor of risk of bleeding from gastro-esophageal varices and new methods for their conservative treatment.

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