Taiwan 13 relief soldiers suspected H1N1 influenza infection (Figure)
Taiwan Taichung General Hospital, sent with a mini-” emotional stress detector “Taiwan’s mental state and other testing.
Pingtung affected skin, cellulitis surge of patients, volunteers to help farmers clean up after disaster, rain boots with soap and scrub with a disinfectant to prevent infection.
BEIJING, Aug. 24 (Xinhua) integrated to Taiwan media, Taiwan’s disaster rescue operations in full swing, due to hit poor sanitation, the public is worried about outbreaks worries surfaced. Pingtung County, thirteen officers and men of relief, because of high fever, cough, muscle aches, a preliminary screening of H1N1, one of whom had pulmonary infiltration, the situation is more serious, has been sent to the Navy General Hospital, Kaohsiung.
13 people burned to a flow of relief infected soldiers
thirteen officers and men belonging to three different units, including eight Marines, Wan Luan Town and four and a gold camp in the East means the Ministry of serving soldiers. Hospital samples have been officers and soldiers rushed to the Taiwan authorities, “CDC”, the results can be baked two days. Physician fears of outbreaks, the epidemic fear of the expansion.
service in the East refers to the soldiers, who lives in the Ministry of Tungkang, troops let him leave, go home to clean up his home last night muscle aches, high fever and so on. Family rushed to hospital, initial screening was positive for influenza, isolation and treatment.
Marines to help clear the forest edges and other areas of the officers and men, nine people have mild flu-like symptoms, although the medication, starting from 9 last night after another cough, high fever, muscle aches and so on, see the medical officer situation does not immediately seek medical attention. Four were initially screened positive for influenza A, one of the more serious pulmonary infiltrates, sending Navy General Hospital, Kaohsiung, and the remaining three dosage treatment has stabilized.
Wanluan Town and gold camp of soldiers 八日 floods hit Woodside Township, which threw them into relief, a total of eight people showed flu-positive; by dosing treatment in stable condition.
military personnel, these soldiers started not feeling well, that relief to stay for another wet clothes, and then dry to wet and cool, but generally little cold, it’s still hard clean-up until the influenza symptoms before hospitalization.
flooding after-effects? Banten 30 villagers fever
Township, Pingtung County, Banten Bay Village, 17 more than 30 villagers from a fever, Thirteen people have been hospitalized, initially ruled out with influenza-related; But the Bay Village area is flooded area, “Health” comprehensive protection against disaster spread of the disease.
“Health” 21 Primary Health Center received notification, refers to the rural Banten Bay, Hong Village where many villagers Social fever, malaise, “Health Department” immediately to investigate, collect respiratory examination body for examination, vaccination, MD yesterday south outbreak investigation.
“Health Secretary” Kang Qijie said hospital Thirteen people were negative screening, vital signs stable, conscious, initially ruled out with influenza related. According to the epidemic tune, all cases have when working in the flood, “Health” is worried about flooding in the aftermath.
Kaohsiung County, Taiwan has three disaster relief, shelters victims of some of the victims of upper respiratory tract infection, “Health” lock guard hit six military stagnation, and to closely monitor all the shelters, as long as the officers and men or victims of flu-, immediately cast to Tamiflu, to avoid large-scale outbreaks.
“Health” said, because disaster has not yet reopened many roads to take throat swabs were sent to experience difficulties, and the preservation is not easy, so long as the flu-like symptoms, that the first vote to Tamiflu.
, Army Corps pointed out that the total investment in Kaohsiung County, nine thousand four hundred officers and men to rescue hundreds of people, in addition to your chemical disinfection Corps barracks for the troops, sooner or later one of the officers and men of the amount of body temperature.
“Health” provides the victims shelters thermometer, forehead thermometers, masks, bleach and dry hands, sooner or later asked for the victims body temperature, as long as people cough, fever, to another space on the isolation .
imminent disaster infectious disease
after storms, infectious diseases around the corner. Skin diseases, patients with cellulitis surge melioidosis cases also, health care workers may be more worried about the outbreak of pandemic influenza.
Tungkang Aetna long-Su Qingquan hospital yesterday warned that the flood had hidden in the depth of one meter below ground of Burkholderia bacteria washed into the ground, like the Taiwan military officers and men lying on the ground heard the body, it is possible infected.
Donggang, Woodside, Jiadong other hit the floor muddy, dead animals and dirt doping, resulting in the disaster area people, soldiers and volunteers Taiwan trauma and infection; Once the trauma caused by cellulitis , deteriorated to sepsis, life-threatening safety.
Kaohsiung City Health Bureau Director Han Yongguang said disease control, disease management, in close attention to the development of post-disaster infectious disease, in addition to skin, and melioidosis, a new flu. Infection melioidosis, light skin ulcers, there will be serious pneumonia, sepsis or shock.
remind physicians clean their homes, wear rubber boots, gloves and masks; is completed, the use of clean water; accidental injury, should immediately wash the wound with clean water, disinfecting and bandaging, confirmed by what objects of the injury, wound depth and near the state of the environment, to facilitate the doctor to assess the possible pathogenic bacteria.
ill physical and mental relief officers and men
Taiwan authorities put a lot of troops and disaster relief, a few soldiers and victims of physical and mental conditions as appear.
Taiwan Kaohsiung General Hospital for medical treatment at present there are six officers and men in disaster relief, and another two have been discharged. Among them, a soldier lower extremity cellulitis and abscess; another soldier first lumbar compression fracture; there are soldiers suffering from bronchitis. More specifically, and another two man, a self with Qiuxing corporal, as witnessed serious tragic disaster situation, there environmental adjustment disorder.
, Army Corps, Marine ninety-nine tours enlisted in the relief mission, were to Pingtung County, Kaohsiung County, disaster relief, many of them are the hardest hit, the scene was affected severely. General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan Fan Zuo Hua, director of political warfare, said in the relief process, witnessed the plight of the disaster area, there are few barriers to the officers and men appear to adapt to the environment, accompanied by anxiety.
military officers take into account the psychological state of relief, but also the heart and auxiliary officers, accompanied by troops sent to deal with temporary status. If you want a “special tasks” such as the exhumation of the remains are, they will first inform, solicit volunteers, and definitely not forced.