Mohamed Awad Taj El-Din, advisor to the President of the Republic for health and prevention affairs, revealed during a press conference today to announce the details of the scientific conference of the Egyptian Society of Chest Diseases and Tuberculosis, that doctors had a major role in controlling the Corona virus.
Awad Taj El-Din added that there is an increase in the number of Corona virus infections, the number of cases entering intensive care, and deaths as well, explaining that all these cases are dealt with in all cases, stressing that these numbers that were monitored through the Ministry of Health and Population, but experience deals with With simple and medium cases outside hospitals, we have cases that may be severe, but 85% are mild or moderate and are treated at home, and severe cases are treated in hospitals, explaining that we have not reached the peak yet, the fourth wave is still increasing.
He continued: The entry of cases and many cases are similar between Corona and seasonal flu, but it is necessary to emphasize the precautionary measures to reduce the spread of infection, explaining that the state has done an epic work by all standards to provide Corona vaccines and did not skimp on providing vaccines, indicating that this system was before providing vaccines. Any vaccine in the world, and since Oxford University began studies, we communicated with the university and the Jaffe Foundation and made extensive contacts.
He explained, that until yesterday, the Director of the World Health Organization called for a fair distribution of vaccines, and Egypt was able to provide all types of vaccines, and most of them were paid for, as 400 million dollars were paid for vaccines, noting that the African Union provided Johnson’s vaccine, and we have a share of 20 million doses. From the Johnson vaccine, and every day people are increasing in demand for the vaccine, and university students have been vaccinated, explaining that no student will be allowed to enter the university until after receiving the vaccine.
He said: The scientific conference, which will be held from 27 to 29 October, reveals the latest developments related to the treatment and diagnosis of chest diseases and tuberculosis, as well as discussing the new mutations of the Corona virus.
For her part, Dr. Jihan Al-Assal, Professor of Chest Diseases and Vice Chairman of the Scientific Committee to Combat Corona at the Ministry of Health, said that the 62nd conference of the Egyptian Society of Thoracic Diseases and Tuberculosis, with the participation of the most important speakers from America and a number of European countries, which is characterized by the participation of all Egyptian universities, and lectures throughout 3 days with 120 lectures.
She added: The conference will discuss the latest treatments included in the protocol for treating patients with the Corona virus, according to the developments and mutations of the virus, in conjunction with awareness campaigns on the importance, availability and diversity of vaccinations, and the announcement of new medicines and treatments with the introduction of many precautionary and preventive measures in addition to the protocols developed for the treatment of chest diseases, allergies and blockages. pulmonary.
Dr. Ayman Farghaly, a consultant in chest diseases, indicated that the new Corona virus will be presented, explaining that we are distinguished that we will highlight the high pulmonary artery pressure with the most important speakers from Japan about everything new in chest interventions, and common diseases such as pulmonary fibrosis.