A seminar by the topic: “Prevention of ARVI in children” for students

A seminar by the topic: “Prevention of ARVI in children” for students

The seminar named by the topic “Methods of treatment and prevention of acute respiratory viral infections in children” was carried out for interns of 703 group. A second year resident of Family Medicine specialty ” Ardak Togzhan  and clinical mentor associate professor,  PhD Shalgumbayeva G.M. were the organizers of this event. According to WHO, up to 1 billion cases of acute respiratory viral infections (ARVI) are registered annually in the world. The most common “colds” are observed in children with reduced or weakened immunity, as well as in those with numerous contacts in preschool institutions and schools. The ways of transmission of infection as a airborne and household (infection through household items, toiletries, children’s toys, linen, dishes, etc.) were explained for attendeies. The issue of the importance of vaccination was discussed separately. Prevention of ARVI  plays a key role in maintaining public health. Annual vaccination, compliance with hygiene standards, regular hand washing, use of masks during epidemics and strengthening of immunity contribute to reducing morbidity. These measures help not only to protect yourself, but also to protect others from the possible spread of viruses. Careful attitude to health and responsible behavior will help create a safer and healthier society

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