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The doctor has evaluated the threat of the spread of the new "deadly virus" from China

The doctor-the virologist Evgenia Tarasova comments in the "Evening Moscow" has predicted the occurrence of fever with thrombocytopenic syndrome.

As previously reported by the media, by SFTS virus in China has infected more than 60 people, seven died. A carrier of this infection are the ticks, but it can also be transmitted between people through blood or mucous. It was noted that patients with a cough, fever, decreased level of white blood cells and platelets.

To combat coronavirus in Kazakhstan proposed the tactic of "three T"

There is currently no vaccine against coronavirus and there is no herd immunity, we need to implement the strategy of "three T", told RBC Director of the Institute of public health HSE Larisa Popovich.

This strategy includes the following points: traffic — that is, the closure of the borders, testing — the most extensive testing for early detection, including asymptomatic carriers, as well as treysing — track the chain of contacts in order to interrupt the chain of infection by coronavirus.

Virologist explained the new surge of coronavirus in Europe

The increase in the number of cases of coronavirus in Europe — a consequence of the weakening of anti-epidemic measures, but this cannot be considered the second wave of the disease, said RIA Novosti doctor of medical Sciences, virologist, Professor Anatoly Altstein.

He commented on the words of the Director regional office for Europe, world health organization Hans Kluge, who said that the surge of cases COVID-19 in Europe could once again jeopardize the health care system of some countries.

Coronavirus can become even more contagious, said virologist

Coronavirus will become even more contagious than, said the doctor of medical Sciences, Professor Anatoly Altstein in an interview with NSN.

According to him, the probability of a second wave COVID-19 in Russia 100 per cent, because the coronavirus "is generally not going anywhere".

Virologist gave advice on how to prepare for a second wave of coronavirus

To prepare for a second wave COVID-19, the Russians should conduct a healthy way of life, said Dr. medical Sciences, Professor-virologist nits of epidemiology and Microbiology named after N. F. Gamalei Anatoly Altstein in an interview with the channel "Star".

"The advice here is simple — it is a healthy way of life. Those people who are able to lead a healthy lifestyle, should lead, who are unable to — should learn that health has been strengthened," said Alstein.