About the Status and Prospects of Gerontology and Geriatrics in the Kyrgyz Republic

Authors

  • Mamatov Sagynali Murzaevich1 , Arstanbekova Mira Arstanbekovna1 , Imanalieva Farida Eldiyarovna1 , Nartaeva Aida Kanatbekovna3, Musakeev Adilet Omurbekovich1 , Vityala Yethindra2 , Tugolbai Tagaev Jumabekovich1

Keywords:

Gerontology, Geriatrics, Old age, Social stationary institution, Kyrgyz Republic.

Abstract

The objective is to assess the state and prospects of development of the gerontological service and to study

the level of the demographic situation in the Kyrgyz Republic.

We studied Legislative, regulatory and legal documents and materials from open sources have studied since

  1. Using the example of Bishkek and Nizhne-Serafimovsk social stationary facilities, the state of health

was analyzed, and 442 patients examined. Successes in the development of the gerontology: the Kyrgyz

Republic became a member of the AgeNet International gerontological network (2005), the law “On Senior

Citizens in the Kyrgyz Republic” (2011) was adopted, and an Action Plan to improve the quality of life of

older citizens at 2019-2025. A high frequency of comorbidity revealed: 241 (56.4%) of the wards had from

1 to 3 diseases, 185 (43.3%) from 4 to 6 diseases and in 128 (29.9%) of the departments, seven or more

diseases registered. The country needs to create a single coordinating body for gerontological and geriatric

services, which will be responsible for its work and development.

Author Biography

Mamatov Sagynali Murzaevich1 , Arstanbekova Mira Arstanbekovna1 , Imanalieva Farida Eldiyarovna1 , Nartaeva Aida Kanatbekovna3, Musakeev Adilet Omurbekovich1 , Vityala Yethindra2 , Tugolbai Tagaev Jumabekovich1

1Professor, Head of the Department of Hospital Internal Medicine, Occupational Pathology with a Course of

Hematology, I.K. Akhunbaev Kyrgyz State Medical Academy, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 2 MBBS 4th year and Young

scientist, International School of Medicine, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 3Assistant of the Department of Fundamental and

Clinical Physiology, I.K. Akhunbaev Kyrgyz State Medical Academy, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic.

Published

2020-07-30

How to Cite

Mamatov Sagynali Murzaevich1 , Arstanbekova Mira Arstanbekovna1 , Imanalieva Farida Eldiyarovna1 , Nartaeva Aida Kanatbekovna3, Musakeev Adilet Omurbekovich1 , Vityala Yethindra2 , Tugolbai Tagaev Jumabekovich1. (2020). About the Status and Prospects of Gerontology and Geriatrics in the Kyrgyz Republic. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 14(3), 2027-2032. Retrieved from http://medicopublication.com/index.php/ijfmt/article/view/10721