Red alert for flu A H1N1Influenza A: Santa Cruz measures discussed
A/H1N1 influenza cases continue to add in Santa Cruz, where health centers are full and increases the demand for vaccines
. In this situation, now forced to declare a red alert in the city and to suspend classes in the educational units, the state university and two private, the authorities consider further action, such as the prohibition of mass events
.Según Departmental Service Health (Headquarters), the positive cases amounted to 339 so far this year, of which 50 percent are under 12 years
, and suspected cases now exceeds the Deputy Minister of Education confirmed millar.El to Last Friday, 269 cases and 1,300 suspects, an increase of 58 positive cases in 24 hours (between Thursday and Friday) why it ordered the suspension of classes in the educational units, both private and public, for 10 days (from Monday). Similar adopted as Gabriel Rene Moreno University suspended classes for five days from Monday, and the Universidad Privada de Santa Cruz (UPSA) to stop the spread of evil.
The director of the Government Offices Santa Cruz dependent Joaquin monasteries, according to the network Erbol, blamed the parents of the rapid increase in flu cases since the return to classes after winter break, were neglected, not brought their children to medical centers to be served.
Since last May the vaccination against the disease continues despite a deficit of it
. The central government gave 6 000 dosage amount is insufficient to reach the entire population. Given this situation, there are priority sectors at risk (less than two years and over 60 years of age), said the acquired autoridad.Se 50 000 doses of vaccines, which will arrive next week.
Monasteries said being presented several cases of pneumonia, caused by the intense smoke, which is confused with that right now influenza
.Informó a minor patient is in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) to try to save it. The doctor insisted that care must be public to prevent further cases of influenza A/H1N1: keep the house clean, wash your hands before and after eating, constantly observe children who have flu symptoms (fever, pain headache, runny nose, etc.). and in case of suspicion, using masks.http://www.lostiempos.com/diario/actual ... 96974.html