The flu epidemic in Nikolaev will hold on not for long, in some days the number of patients will already decrease. During City Council session on November 12 head of department of health careLarisa DergunovaI reported about that the epidemic threshold (makes 4 536 diseased) is exceeded on November 8 - this day 5 713 patients were recorded. But already before the end of the week the number of the diseased will decrease, probably, figures will be even less epidemic threshold.
About lethal outcomes from pneumoniaLarisa DergunovaI told nothing (the message of the anti-epidemic commission on the first fact of death from flu A/H1N1 concerns area, instead of the city).
- In comparison with other regions our area - in the most advantageous position, - the head of department of health care told.
Also she reported that all medicines will be shortly released in drugstores only according to prescription forms. Besides, already there is a decision of the Government on opening of drugstores of municipal property that has to stabilize a situation with the prices and existence of medicines in the city.