Health Ministry: Epidemiological situation is stable in the regions affected by natural disaster along the Kura

Health Ministry: Epidemiological situation is stable in the regions affected by natural disaster along the Kura
# 10 May 2010 09:29 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Kamala Guliyeva – APA. “Medical brigades of the Health Ministry are working in the regions affected by natural disaster along the Kura.” Chief of the ministry’s medical assistance department Sultan Aliyev told APA that doctors had been mobilized in Shirvan, Sabirabad, Zardab, Kurdamir and Salyan regions. The ministry’s officials together with the head physicians of the regions are doing coordination work in the regions. Brigades from Surgery Institute, Republic Clinic Hospital and other medical institutions are working in the affected area.

Sultan Aliyev said doctors were examining all the people settled in the tents.
“Even anti snake venom serum has been sent to those territories. The people have been stressed. Especially the persons suffering diabetes mellitus have been supplied with medicines. Medicines, sedatives, blood pressure-lowering drugs, a lot of tents, blanket have been sent to the site,” he said.

Chief of sanitary-epidemiological control of the ministry Viktor Gasimov told APA that the ministry’s brigades were doing disinfection in the flooded regions, mainly in Shirvan, Sabirabad and Zardab. Gasimov said epidemiological situation was stable in the regions.
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