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A new product has appeared on the Ukrainian pharmaceutical market - a dietary supplement for eye health "CITIZIN / CITIZIN". The composition of the product, which can be used as a supplement to the usual diet as recommended by a doctor, includes citicoline (Cognizin®), vitamins A, C, E, B vitamins (B1, B2, B6, B12), biotin, black currant extract and sweetener.

On October 28-30, 2021, for the fifth time, a large-scale scientific and practical conference with international participation "Refractive plein-air'21" was held at the Ukrainian House in Kiev. This forum of ophthalmologists, pediatric ophthalmologists and optometrists promotes the exchange of experience, discussion of the latest technologies and methods of modern medicine, and advanced training of the country's leading doctors.

On October 1-2, 2021, a scientific and practical conference OphthalmicHUB 2021 was held in Kiev. This annual scientific and educational event provides for meetings of colleagues to exchange experiences, discuss acute problems in ophthalmology and related medical fields.
 
The conference was attended by experts from Ukraine, Poland, Slovenia, Kazakhstan, Belarus, USA, Germany, Spain, Norway, the Netherlands, Egypt.

On July 16-17, 2021, the III Vitreoretinal Symposium Retina Lviv 2021 “Challenges of Vitreoretinal Surgery” was held in Lviv. The purpose of the event is to familiarize with new methods and techniques in vitreoretinal surgery, discuss approaches to surgical treatment of diseases of the retina and vitreous body.

A new medical product for ophthalmological use has appeared on the domestic market - the Keratostil eye drops, which are produced in Italy at the Bruschettini plant. Thanks to the unique combination of hypromellose 0.3% and dexpanthenol 5%, this aqueous sterile solution has a double effect - it provides long-term hydration of the outer surface of the eye; accelerates regeneration and stimulates the healing of corneal epithelium defects during degenerative changes.