Capacity building of Uzbek gynaecologists on implementation of spinal anaesthesia in laparoscopy


Fribourg Cantonal Hospital
Urgench branch of Tashkent Medical Academy


This hospital partnership exists since 2016. In this start-up the partners will conduct clinical studies on spinal anaesthesia in laparoscopy at four different clinics in Urgench city. The aim is to deliver the know-how and knowledge generated through their Swiss-Uzbek clinical research collaboration to a wider medical community both in Uzbekistan and Switzerland.

Scientific publications

Laparoscopy in Gynecologic and Abdominal Surgery in Regional (Spinal, Peridural) Anesthesia, the Utility of the Technique during COVID-19 Pandemic, published in Medicines2021, 8(10), 60;

Read more about this partnership here.