The building of the National Cancer radiotherapy clinic was built in Ulan-Ude, modern equipment will treat complex forms of cancer with minimal risk of damage to healthy organs from patients in the Baikal region and Mongolia.
Close and dilapidated building of the Republican Oncological Dispensary, built in 1964, did not meet modern requirements. In 2011 began the construction of medical diagnostic equipment at a cost 4.5 billion rubles, that is, except for the Center conformal radiation therapy to the canyon, will include a 150-bed hospital and clinic.
"Discover the department is equipped with two modern linear accelerators manufactured by Varian Medical Systems (USA), the instrument allows for complex forms of radiation therapy of malignant tumors, with minimal risk of damage to healthy organs and tissues of the patient through a three-dimensional projection in the region. Radiotherapy will receive up to 50 patients for a change, "
— Told RIA Novosti the Oncology Center.
At the grand opening on Wednesday President of Buryatia Vyacheslav Nagovitcin noted that it is difficult to overestimate the importance of this project, implemented with the help of the federal budget.
"People will be able to receive high-tech radiation therapy without leaving this to the central city. Most important thing for the life of cancer patients — timely help. We will ensure that the residents of Buryatia will be treated as a priority, and we will provide assistance to Chita, Irkutsk, and even Mongolia,"
— Said Nagovitcin.