Specialists from the National and Malbran Institute will collaborate with the Chubut colleagues at Epuyen until the appearance of the hantavirus is damaged until the death of five people is dead. It is currently reported by the Ministry of Health of the province.
The Health Contingency Commission is a Health Contingency Committee composed of the health and health authorities of the rural hospitals of the region of Malbrán and Esquel, Epuyén and Andeeta. He has recently created a new work table for Epuy.
On that day, the inter-disciplinary team met in this association to investigate, evaluate and redefine the actions that began last December 3, before the unexpected epidemiology, the occurrence of the transmitted infected rodents.
After evaluating the situation and organizing in groups, the specialists defined the lines of action related to epidemiological, psychosocial and communicative aspects to continue working with the community, including healthcare groups and regional organizations.
Thus, the permanent presence of Epuy was defined by the Malbrán Institute, the Ministry of Social Development and the General Secretariat of Health, until the event of collaboration with local professionals.
According to the details of the specialists' prior to "health alert", in the case of the patient, the 57-year-old female patient and the unit of support unit remaining in 43 females. Hantavirus ".
According to the party, the disease causes five deaths and two guardians of intensive care, as confirmed by the case, in the other two solitudes and in an observation.
This new case was confirmed by Chubut Health Minister Adrián Pizzi this morning
Pizzie said "a case received in the last cases was approved on December 24 when he demonstrated that he was a positive hantavirus at the hospital in Esquel, thirteen confirmed cases."
The Malbrán Institute, based on the health portfolio and inaugurated in 1916, is the national reference and reference center for diagnosing, treating and profiling the country's infectious diseases. (Telam)