The situation with the flu next week should stabilize thanks to the quarantine and vacation, medical

Ситуация с гриппом на следующей неделе должна стабилизироваться благодаря карантину и каникулам, - медики

Epidemiologists predict a stabilization of the incidence of influenza and SARS next week. This at a press conference said the head of the Department of respiratory and other viral infections of the Institute of epidemiology and infectious diseases them. V. Alla Mironenko.

“There will be a stabilization of the incidence, because many schools closed, and will begin gradually in the school holidays. Does this mean that in January there will be no flu? No, it does not. After the end of the holidays will be the circulation of H3N2 and B virus group, and it can give a second wave,” she said.

According to the chief doctor of the Kyiv health center Otto Rack, a rise in morbidity can be expected at 6-8 week 2017.

Alla Mironenko noted that this epidemiological season a little more sick than last year but less severe and fatal cases.

Recall that in the period 5 to 11 December, the incidence of influenza and Ari exceeded the epidemic threshold in 11 regions of Ukraine and Kiev. Was 4 fatal cases.