In its yesterday’s official dispatch to people's committees of provinces and cities on organizing the implementation of the 2023 epidemic prevention plan, the Ministry of Health warned of possible outbreaks of dangerous diseases.
Currently, about 75 percent of dengue deaths are adults. There are cases of late arrival at the hospital, which increases the risk of death due to the lack of timely treatment, according to the Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control (HCDC) today.
The Ministry of Health yesterday issued that since the beginning of 2022, the country has recorded over 190,000 cases of dengue fever, an increase of four times compared to the same period last year. Of these, 72 people were killed by the disease.
Today, the Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control (HCDC) said that this week, Ho Chi Minh City recorded one more death attributed to dengue, bringing the total number of deaths from dengue this year to 18 cases.
The Ho Chi Minh City Center for Disease Control (HCDC) yesterday said that the city has recorded 3,025 cases of dengue fever from July 22 to July 28, decreasing 162 cases compared with the average of four weeks ago.
After the World Health Organization (WHO) declared monkeypox as a global health emergency, the Department of Health of Ho Chi Minh City has just organized training programs to guide the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of monkeypox cases for nearly 250 students from hospitals and health centers in the city.
This morning, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Health said that it had just formulated a plan to ensure the treatment of 6,000 dengue fever cases in the city following a sharp increase in dengue cases.
Because cases of dengue fever in Ho Chi Minh City especially in residential areas with many motel rooms, and industrial parks are increasing, there are significant concerns that Covid-19 is currently overlapping with other viruses, particularly dengue.
Delegates continued to discuss contents that voters are concerned about, and representatives of departments and units answered questions and reported issues in the sectors under their management at the second meeting of the sixth plenary session of the tenth-tenure People’s Council of Ho Chi Minh City on July 7.
The Ministry of Health yesterday announced that up to now, the country has recorded over 92,000 people with dengue fever and 36 deaths. Compared to the figure of two weeks ago, the number of dengue cases has increased by about 15,000 cases and the number of deaths has increased by six cases.
The Department of Health of Dong Nai Province informed that amid the surge of dengue fever infections, many hospitals ordered hydroxyethyl starches HES 200,000 (HES200) and Dextran 40 against dengue fever shock but all of them are out of stock.