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Macae intensifies actions to combat the mosquito that transmits dengue

The Health Department, in charge of inspection, rallied 110 health workers who will visit 4000 properties

 
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Action to combat dengue being held in Macae
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Action to combat dengue being held in Macae

The fight Aedes aegypti, mosquitor transmits dengue in the city of Macae, Rio de Janeiro state in the north, came this week in its second phase with the inspection of residential properties of 40 neighborhoods. The Health Department of Macae, in charge of inspection, rallied 110 health workers who will visit 4000 properties. The goal is to reduce the infestation of mosquito larvae.

In the survey of the secretariat, during dee 6:12 of January this year, found a house infestation by Aedes aegypti 1.6% in the city. 3920 properties were surveyed in 44 districts, of which 22 were found outbreaks of mosquito larvae.

According to national guidelines for prevention and control of dengue epidemics, the parameters for classification of strata and municipalities in relation to the rate of infestation is as follows: less than 1%, satisfactory; between 1% and 3.9%, alert, and above 3.9%, high risk.

The Department of Health Macaé informed through a statement that the city is preparing a support network to assist people with symptoms of dengue in a Hydration Center, in partnership with the State Government. Furthermore, the municipality will deploy by the end of March a Service Center Dengue, which operate in the building of the former Municipal Ready-Ssocorro annexed to the Hospital São João Batista in Macae Center.

Source: AGÊNCIA BRASIL
   Palavras-chave:   Aedes aegypti    Dengue    Macae    Macae Department of Health   
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