In Kiev were quarantined school, the number of flu patients is increasing

In Kiev there is a growing incidence of influenza and SARS registered 23 thousand 258 patients with influenza and SARS (7.2% above the previous level), quarantined closed one school.

This was stated by the Deputy Chairman of the KSCA Nicholas Povoroznik, said the press service of the administration.

“Compared with the previous week, there is an increased incidence among both adult and child population. Recorded increase in the incidence among adults is 2.7%, and among children – by 9.1%. The incidence of children accounted for 70.1% of the previous week, the figure was 68.7 per cent. Among the pupils was a slight increase in the incidence, 6811 cases, accounting for 41.7 per cent (5 week 6172 – 41,6% of the total number of affected children) and 29.3% (in 5 week – 28,6%) of the total number of people who sought medical assistance,” he said.

According to Povoroznik in health institutions of the city for weeks was hospitalized 297 people, including 216 children.

In addition, a quarantine was suspended uchebno-educational process at school № 160 in the Darnytsia district.

“For the current week in the vaccination clinics of private hospitals and communal establishments of health of vaccinated against influenza at 81, from the beginning of the epidemic season – 12 540 people, including 2 747 children,” added Poworoznik.

Separately, the Deputy Chairman of the KSCA said that the capital intensity of the epidemic process remains typical of this period of the year level, in particular, the prevalence rate was 800,2 is below the epidemic threshold is 25.7%.

We will remind, earlier in Kiev, died from influenza, the first man. The head of Demirtzoglou Oleg Ruban said that the victim was a middle-aged woman who was sick with pneumonia.