Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL):
Kidney stone disease, also known as urolithiasis, is the third most common disease in urinary system which can
result in many mental and physical problems for the patients. One possible
solution to remove stones is using ESWL. By emerging these ESWL machines, a
great revolutionary for Kidney stone disease was
introduced. This method is widely acceptable because statistical results show
that ESWL is successful 68 to 86%. Extracorporeal shock wave
lithotripsy (ESWL) is considered as an effective and relatively safe treatment method
and it has become the preferred tool in the urologist’s armamentarium
for the treatment of kidney stones.
ESWL ward was established in June 17th, 2017 and it was
transferred from Emam Reza Hospital to Razi Hospital and medical service in
this ward has begun since then.
The ESWL machine used in this center is one of the best and
advanced available machines in our country and it has been manufactured in
Germany by Dornier MedTech.
Laboratory of Razi Hospital equipped by the latest technologies in the world. This unit
provides diagnostic services to patients since March 2017, using advanced laboratory facilities and equipment and applying employees who are committed and have expertise.
Laboratory includes different units such as hematology, biochemistry serology, immunology, hormonology, microbiology, pathology, blood banking center. In this laboratory
all stages of clinical examination are performed.Internal and external quality control assessments performed routinely in all parts of the laboratory.
Biochemical Auto Analyser BT 4500
Cell counter Sysmex XN 350
The hospital pharmacy has a space
of more than 200 square meters in ground floor of the hospital building. It
includes pharmacy management office, drug store and delivery office, consumable medical supplies office, an office for recording drugs,
and a store for medicines which is standard and equipped.
This department is under the
supervision of pharmacy technician who is responsible for providing,
preserving, controlling the quality and quantity of medicines and distributing
medicines and consumable medical supplies which is needed by hospitalized
patients and he/she is also supervising the efficiency of consuming them, and
also educating staffs, taking necessary actions related to medicines,
requirements and consumable medical supplies.
At the present time, more than 700
types of medicines and drugs are available to meet the requirements of general
treatment or special treatment and more than 400 types of medical and health
supplies are available in hospital pharmacy so that all needs are met. Four medical
staffs and a pharmacist are the working
personnel in hospital pharmacy.