The incidence of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections in Kyiv is lower epidporog 18%

For week 45 of the season in Kiev, the incidence of influenza and SARS made up of 574.4. This is below the epidemic threshold is 17.9%. About it reports a press-service of the Kiev city state administration (KCSA).

The intensity of the epidemic process is typical for this period level. This week in Kiev was 16 thousand 805 patients with influenza and SARS. The increased incidence compared to the previous week is 1.2%.

According to the press service of the 46-th week ill 11 thousand 855 children, while a week earlier the figure was 11 thousand 686 people. Among adults the incidence is almost at the same level as the week before – 4 950 thousand against 4 thousand 914 people.

As reported in health facilities over the 46 week hospitalized 155 people, including 131 children.

“For the current week in the vaccination clinics private clinics and municipal public health institutions the influenza vaccine covers 5 thousand 577 people since the beginning of the epidemic season – 14 thousand 341 persons, from them 3 thousand 286 children,” – said the Deputy head of Kyiv city state administration Mykola Povoroznyk.

Earlier it was reported that in Kiev recorded a reduction in the incidence of flu and colds by 4.4% from 30 October to 5 November 2017.

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