Confirmed death from the virus A H1N1.
In Georgia, from the effects of the H1N1 virus called «swine flu» died six people. Now, however, the situation with the number of cases has stabilized, informs on Thursday, January 3 edition of Georgia Online.
«This year the circulating strain of influenza A H1N1 («swine flu» — ed), which is characterized by greater aggressiveness. Therefore, this year increased the number of visits in the outpatient clinic and clinic symptoms of the flu and similar flu. Six laboratory-confirmed deaths from H1N1,» — said the head of the National centre for disease control and public health Amiran Gamkrelidze.
According to him, also increased cases of complications that need hospital treatment.
«100 thousand residents of the influenza virus is fixed at 227 people, the data go back to normal. We are far from the peak of the epidemic. Epidemiological limit is 500 people,» — said Gamkrelidze.