Update from the Novosibirsk oblast. At long last, the level of morbidity is below the epidemic threshold, having fallen by 15 to 20% PER WEEK for the past few weeks. Quarantine measures, etc. have been abolished. A vaccination campaign can now be commenced.http://www.regnum.ru/news/1244106.html
In the Novosibirskaya Oblast the level of morbidity on the influenza and [ORVI] does not exceed the epidemic threshold
Epidemic situation on [ORVI] and influenza in the Novosibirskaya Oblast was stabilized. As on January 19 they reported to the correspondent [IA] REGNUM of the news in the press service of the administration of Novosibirskaya Oblast, today the actual level of morbidity in all age classes does not exceed epidemic threshold.
As they emphasized in the press service, tendency toward a decrease in the level of morbidity in the region was established from the end of December. Every week the number of recorded cases [ORVI] and influenza it was reduced by 15-20%. In the first decade period of January the level of morbidity in Novosibirsk city was reduced before 36 cases by 10 thousand populations with the epidemic threshold being 40,1.
In connection with the stabilization of epidemic situation in all establishments of region regime- limiting measures are abolished.
On the resolution of sanitary-antiepidemic commission, which was taking place herself today, on January 19, since January 21 in the Novosibirskaya Oblast will begin the campaign on the immunization of the population of " [zhivoy]" by vaccine against the virus of influenza A (H1N1). Today into the establishments of public health entered 78.720 doses of vaccine. It is planned, that in the number of the first this inoculation will obtain the workers of the sphere of electro-energetics, municipal service system and public transport.