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Monday, June 3, 2013
#Coronavirus #MERS - Vietnam: Beware of new strains of the virus Corona
June 3, 2013
ANTD - Health Care Administration - Ministry of Health has sent dispatches to the hospital and the Department of Health to strengthen prevention requires a new strain of virus Corona.
The information is updated from the Department of Health Organisation (WHO) show that, from January 9-2012 to 15-5-2013, the world has recorded 40 cases of the new strain of virus Corona, in including 20 deaths in six states.Notably, the survey results showed that the outbreak virus can be transmitted from person to person by close contact.Hence, Clinical Administration proposed the local health sector training guide diagnosis and treatment of viral diseases Corona has been issued for MOH health facilities in the area.The examination and treatment enhanced examination and detection of cases of acute respiratory infection unexplained, radiology, laboratory sampling to timely diagnose cases of acute respiratory tract infections due to new Corona virus.