Researcher: Asst. Prof. Dr. Kostadin Ketev, MD

ас. д-р Костадин Кетев


Medical Simulation Training Center, MU Plovdiv, Department of Pediatrics, UMHAT "St. George"

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Kostadin Ketev received his education in Medicine, from the Medical University of Plovdiv in 2007. From 2007 to 2008 he worked at the Children's Department of the “Bratan Shukerov” Hospital, Smolyan. In 2008, after a competition, she started working as a resident at the Department of Pediatrics of St. George University Hospital and began specialization in Pediatrics.

He acquired a specialty in 2013 and the same year began his specialization in Pediatric Pneumology at the Medical University of Plovdiv.

In 2014 he started working in the ICU at the Department of Pediatrics of St. George University Hospital. He acquired a specialty in Pediatric Pneumology in 2016.

In 2018 he started working as an assistant at the Medical Simulation Training Center of Medical University of Plovdiv. The main focus of work at MSTC is to educate students and physicians about the correct behavior in childhood emergencies. His work is focused on the lung

Selected Publications:

1.Sandeva M., Tufkova S., Ketev K., Paskaleva D., Evaluating the Effectiveness of Simulation Training in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, Folia Medica,2019; 61 Supl. 4: 605-611

2. K. Ketev, T. Shmilev, Pneumonia; Pleural effusion; Pneumothorax, Emergency Pediatrics Textbook, IV Edition, ISBN: 978-954-9666-67-0, 2016

3. Perenovska P., Ketev K., Yonkov A., Shmilev T., “ Chest Wall Disorders”, Chapter in Textbook: Clinical Pulmonology in Childhood, Second Edition, p. 652 - 666, ISBN: 978-954-9666-69-4, 2017

4. Gaberova K., Ketev K., Pacheva I., Ivanov I., Shmilev T., Acute respiratory failure in Guillain-Barré syndrome, controlled by mechanical ventilation, Journal of Pulmonology, 2019.