Monday, December 23, 2013

#H7N9 China Shenzhen patient off vent, conscious, another month of treatment needed

December 23, 2013

 It is understood that, as of 23 noon 12 am, a strong Euro has been in a hospital intensive care unit using a ventilator for 5 days. Previously, hospitals Tamiflu treatment to effectively control their body's bird flu virus, but because of secondary bacterial infection caused severe sepsis, hospital only senior antibiotic production back to the U.S. for treatment of their purchase by pharmaceutical companies from Hong Kong.
  "The bird flu virus patients have all been negative, no H7N9 bird flu virus, severe sepsis have been effectively controlled, the condition has improved a lot." Zhoubo Ping revealed that 23, at 12 am, the hospital has been removed for patients ventilator, the patient is conscious. Patients who go to the market before the onset of claiming to buy food.
  "Probably because there is live bird markets, poultry droppings, feathers, etc. are likely to carry H7N9 virus contaminated air, people after the onset of the respiratory tract by inhalation, easy to spread bird flu, but still can not confirm the specific source of infection." 周伯平 said.
  According to reports, although a strong European disease has been effectively controlled, but he is still in a state of dying, but also far less than the discharge standards. "Treatment time is also needed at least a month or more, these two days will continue to use Tamiflu." It is reported that, for the follow-up treatment of patients with advanced antibiotics will be based, in order to control the bacterial infection.

No comments: