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Year 2009 Vol. 17 No 2
GALLERY OF THE NATIVE SURGEONS
LEONID VIKENTYEVICH AVDEY – THE CLINICIAN, SURGEON, INNOVATOR.
Bibliographic life review of a famous Belarusian surgeon, Doctor of medical sciences, Professor Leonid Vikentyevich Avdey who was the head of the 2nd chair of the hospital surgery of Minsk medical institute, the chief surgeon of the Ministry of the public health care of the BSSR is presented in the article.
During the period from 1968 till 1977 Leonid Vikentyevich was the chief surgeon of the Ministry of the public health care of the BSSR and in 1970–1977 he also headed the chair of the hospital surgery of Minsk state medical institute. The activity of L.V. Avdey was rather variable. He contributed much to the development of the Belarusian surgery as well as to rendering of surgical aid to the population of the republic; he also created scientific surgical school and created the ground of modern Belarusian hepatology and endoscopy.