Via Xiaoxiang Chen Bao: Hunan issued anti-H7N9 virus drugs. This is a long article dealing mostly with the way Hunan province is tackling the disease. Excerpt from a Google translation:
February 28, Health Department of Hunan Province, 1 new confirmed cases of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza, as the province's 15th confirmed cases. Case Xiao Moumou, male, 32 years old, Guangxi Bucheon County, now living Jiahe County, Chenzhou City, Chenzhou is now a hospital.
On the same day, the Provincial Health Conference, the meeting called for the early diagnosis of patients with suspected or early use of antiviral drugs.
Treatment: seek financial support will be issued to the county hospital Tamiflu
Meeting, Zhang Jian, director of the provincial health department, as of February 28, has a total confirmed human H7N9 avian influenza infection in 15 cases, 4 deaths. Where deaths have one case of maternal deaths. In addition, a pregnant woman being rescued.
Zhang Jian introduced, the current epidemic of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza oncoming be ferocious than last year, cases are mostly concentrated in Loudi, Yongzhou, Shaoyang and other places. According to the survey found that these occurrences cases transferred to poultry infected with the other provinces have a certain relationship. Therefore, prevention and control of the source from blocking to infected poultry entering. To promptly report outbreaks around the schedule, which is conducive to good decision-making and related prevention and preparation.
In terms of treatment, Zhang Jian pointed out that to use as soon as Tamiflu and other antiviral therapy, this will help the rehabilitation of patients. Is now actively seeking financial support to the drug Tamiflu issued to the county hospital.
Hunan Provincial Health Department Emergency Office official, at present, Hunan reserves of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza anti-viral drug Tamiflu, the drug has been distributed to the hospitals above the county level.