武汉放水的场子2020：WHO： More attention should be paid to the risk of influenza in young children and pregnant women during the new crown epidemic
WHO: More attention should be paid to the risk of influenza in young children and pregnant women during the new crown epidemic
Geneva, November 2 (Reporter Liu Qu) World Health Organization experts emphasized on the 2nd,During the COVID-19 pandemic, special attention should be paid to the flu risks faced by young children and pregnant women.And called on all countries to strengthen influenza surveillance and testing.
Janet Diaz, head of the clinical department of the WHO health emergency project, emphasized at the press conference that day,Young children and pregnant women are at greater risk of serious illnesses due to influenza.However, the proportion of severe new coronary diseases is relatively small.If these two types of people do show symptoms of acute respiratory infection,They must be tested first,Only then can a targeted treatment plan be adopted.
Maria Van Kelkhover, the technical leader of the WHO health emergency project, said,Although it is still unclear what will happen to the upcoming flu season in the northern hemisphere,But the influenza surveillance system is already in place.As the new crown epidemic continues to raging,She recommended that people at high risk of flu get flu vaccine this year.
In addition,WHO Director-General Tan Desai was previously determined to work in isolation at home due to contact with people infected with the new crown virus.He currently has no symptoms of illness.Michael Ryan, Executive Director of WHO’s Emergency Project, said,The Director General is currently in good health,According to WHO regulations,It has not yet requested a new crown test,When to test will depend on whether symptoms or other conditions occur.