Tuesday January 18 2022
Books – Muhammad Abul-Majd:
Hossam Abdel Ghaffar, a spokesman for the Ministry of Health, said that Egypt had begun to decline in the number of infections with the Corona virus during the fourth wave, but with the presence of a mutant or micron, we entered another wave of high numbers of infections in Corona, adding: “Undoubtedly, this is a new wave.” “.
And, “Abdul Ghaffar” explained in a telephone interview to the “Al-Hayat Al-Youm” program on “Al-Hayat” channel on Tuesday evening, that it is necessary to separate between the high rates of injuries and the high rates of hospital admissions, saying: “With the fourth wave, this link has disappeared and there is no longer a direct correlation between the increase in cases and the need for hospitalization.
He continued, that during the past two weeks, hospital admission rates were still low relative to hospitals for isolating children, saying: “In many days, even weeks, the rate of isolation was zero cases.”
And the spokesman for the Ministry of Health added that with the high incidence of corona, we noticed high rates of influenza infection at the same time, and therefore there is a very strong overlap between infection with corona and influenza these days, saying: “We always take the protective shield better than a pound of treatment, and we treat it as a case of suspicion until The opposite is proven in terms of precaution, precaution and prevention.