Friday, August 19, 2022
name of Prensa Latina
Bandera inglesa
English Edition
name of Prensa Latina

NEWS

NEWS

Cuban president analyzes possible scenario over Omicron variant

Cuban president analyzes possible scenario over Omicron variant

Havana, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel, scientists and experts on Tuesday analyzed the evolution of Omicron variant and Cuba´s scenario concerning the new variant presence.
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on telegram
Share on email

During the meeting, the Director of Finlay Vaccine Institute Vicente Vérez assured information available on Omicron variant is still limited, although Public Ministry (MINSAP) and institutions will remain alert.

The most important aspect is to follow Omicron transmissibility with respect to Delta variant and take advantage of the time ahead of its manifold mutations, Dr. Vérez added.

According to mathematical forecasts, the incidence of Covid-19 infections and deaths should continue in coming weeks.

In the meeting, the experts analyzed national studies on Covid-19 fallouts in infected patients, particularly those reported as critically and seriously ill.

Dr. Yulmys Rodríguez, from the Havana Diez de Octubre Hospital, detailed the results of studies confirming symptoms such as fatigue, dyspnea and depressive disorders as well as anxiety.

The Cuban president described the experience as positive and called for its generalization nationwide, reaching up to nearly a million confirmed since the beginning of the disease.

Cuba keeps a decreased active cases in last ten weeks, according to MINSAP Minister Dr. José Ángel Portal.

mh/pll/msm/ebr

RELATED
ÚLTIMO MINUTO
name of Prensa Latina

| Text SMS to 8100 with content PL
Receive 4 mesages x 25 cup

© 2016-2021 Prensa Latina
Latin American News Agency

Radio – Publications  – Videos – News by the minute.
All Rigts Reserved.

St. E No 454 , Vedado,  Habana, Cuba.
Phones: (+53) 7 838 3496, (+53) 7 838 3497, (+53) 7 838 3498, (+53) 7 838 3499
Prensa Latina © 2021 .

Web Site developed by IT Division  Prensa Latina.