In Kiev since the end of January there is an increased incidence of influenza and SARS

In Kiev since the end of January recorded an increase in the incidence of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections (ARVI), the press service of Kyiv city state administration with reference to its Deputy head Nikolai Poworoznik.

According to him, from 30 January to 1 February for medical aid in medical institutions asked 13 099 people (vs 12 004 in the same period last week). There is an increased incidence of influenza and SARS 8.4%.

«The increased incidence is due to the adult and child population. So, for the period 8866 ill children — an increase of 8.8%. In particular, among children up to 1 year there is an increased incidence of 9.2%, from 1 year to 4 years — by 4.7%, from 5 to 9 years — 9.9%, from 10 to 14 years — 10.6%, from 15 to 17 years — 17%. In addition, the increased number of patients among schoolchildren in 11.5% of adults and 7.5%», — cites figures Poworoznik.

During the reporting period, 121 people were hospitalized, including 74 children.

Recall from the flu have died and more than 20 people.

Even if you have had flu and colds this winter, this does not mean that the disease no longer threatens you – because of the Ukrainian regions circulates in many different strains, and given the constant fluctuations in the weather, the body becomes more susceptible to the virus. This reminded the doctor of Victoria Savitskaya.




In Kiev since the end of January there is an increased incidence of influenza and SARS 02.02.2017

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