In Kiev died from influenza 48.
It is reported by the Main Department of State sanitary epidemiological service in Kyiv.
In particular, according to the report, since the beginning of the epidemic season from complications (pneumonia) from the flu killed 48 people, including the 5th week of the year – 11 people, 3 days of the week – 4 people. All the dead adults.
3 days current 6 week (7-9 February) in the capital 10040 sick people, which is 26.2% lower than the same period the previous 5 weeks, was informed in SES, adding that the reduction rates observed among all age groups.
As reported, according to the health Ministry, Ukraine as of February 10, died from influenza 253 people. Thus in the message of the Ministry it was noted that in Kiev registered only 29 deaths from the flu.
According to operational data of the Center of influenza and SARS SI «Ukrainian centre for control and monitoring of diseases of Moz of Ukraine», since the beginning of epidemic season (September 28, 2015 – 7 February 2016) registered in Ukraine, 3.5 million patients with influenza and SARS, chickenpox, or 8.9% of the population.
Total in Ukraine since the beginning of epidemic season was hospitalized with preliminary diagnosis «Influenza» and «Acute respiratory viral infection» 145 thousand people (4.2% of cases), from them 65,9% are children under the age of 17.
From total number of cases of 61.5 per cent are children under the age of 17. The highest incidence of influenza and SARS among the population of Kyiv region and Kyiv city, where he had respectively of 15.0% and 12.6% of the population.
The lowest incidence recorded in Zakarpatska oblast (5.6%) and Kharkiv regions (3.7 per cent).
On the fifth week of 2016 into 15 areas, the incidence of influenza and ARI exceeded the epidemic thresholds, from them 4 – more than 50.0%. In other regions of the country epidemic thresholds are in the range from zero to threshold in Poltava -49,0% in Kharkiv region.
The incidence in the epidemic season 2015 – 2016 46.1% more than the same period last epidemic season.
For medical care timely appealed only the third part of the dead. The analysis of deaths showed that all the dead had no vaccinations against influenza.
Since the beginning of the epidemic season, according to operative data, have been vaccinated against flu 125 665 thousand people, which constitutes 0.32% of the total population, of which children under 17 years – 21%. Vaccination was performed mainly at the expense of local budgets.
As of 9 February 2016 in some regions introduced restrictive anti-epidemic activities or stopped training almost 2 thousand 553 children’s learning, educational and extracurricular institutions.
In Kiev died from influenza 48 – SES 11.02.2016