Çukurova University (CU) Faculty of Medicine Balcalı Hospital Chief Physician and Coronavirus Scientific Committee Member Prof. Dr. Hasan Murat Gündüz said that if the new type of coronavirus (Kovid-19) measures are continued without complacency, the society will spend the winter months comfortably. “Since all the measures we take for Kovid-19 will protect against seasonal flu, we will take these precautions and at the same time protect us from seasonal flu.” Gündüz said, “I compare this to shooting two birds with one stone. All the measures we take for Kovid-19 will also make us shelter for seasonal flu.” he spoke.
Day, proclaimed Kovid-19 outbreak of people in Turkey and stated that gaining experience of health care professionals about the disease.
for failure to comply with the rules in the normalization process, especially in September and August, reminiscent seen significant growth in the number of cases in Turkey of specific areas during the day, after the society’s mask, told me become more sensitive to distance and hygiene.
Daytime, referring to the importance of measures in combating the disease, “Strict compliance with the measures of the society will prevent the transmission and increase of this disease, but if compromised and compromised, the number of cases may increase again in the coming months. We can come to a point with the measures. It is necessary to strictly continue the measures and learn to live with this virus. ” he spoke.
Stating that there is no evidence that Kovid-19 has made a new peak and that regional increases are seen from time to time, Gündüz continued his words as follows:
“With some rapid measures such as implementing the rules to the end, gaining experience in this matter, and making tight filings, these increases are prevented and the number of cases is decreasing by almost half or maybe more. If the measures continue in the coming months, we cannot expect a new ‘big peak’, but society If he does not pay attention to these precautions and he becomes complacent again, it is not possible that the numbers will not increase in the coming months. The strict continuation of all the measures will enable us to spend this winter comfortably. “
“MEASURES WILL PROTECT BOTH COVID-19 AND SEASONAL FLU”
Stating that the symptoms of seasonal flu and Kovid-19 are very similar, Gündüz said that both of them may have complaints of weakness, fever and cough.
It is very difficult to diagnose it clinically, but it is very possible to distinguish one from the other by performing some tests in hospitals and laboratories.
Since all of the measures we take for Kovid-19 will also protect against seasonal flu, we will take these measures and at the same time protect us from seasonal flu. I compare it to shooting two birds with one stone. All the precautions we take for Kovid-19 will also make us protected for seasonal flu. ”