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VOV.VN - The National Public Radio (NPR) of the United States has quoted experts who believe that experience in dealing with prior pandemics, early implementation of social distancing, and firm action from political leaders have all contributed to Vietnam having so few novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases with no deaths.
Hospitals and clinics in Vietnam have started implementing surveillance of nosocomial infections and monitoring the hospital-infection control process, Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Viet Tien said at a recent meeting.
Provinces in the Mekong Delta are taking measures to prevent the spread of swine flu A/H1N1 in the region.
The swine flu virus A/H1N1 has left a female dead in the Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long after a male patient died at a medical centre in Tran Van Thoi district of Ca Mau province earlier this month.
The medical centre at Tran Van Thoi district in the Mekong Delta province of Ca Mau has confirmed one death from the A/H1N1 influenza.
A medical center in Ho Chi Minh said on June 8 that one of its patients who died on May 30 had tested positive for influenza virus A/H1N1, making her the first swine flu casualty reported in the country in the past couple years.
The Tu Du Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City is treating 16 patients for swine flu, or A/H1N1 influenza, and has quarantined 80 others for observation.
(VOV) - A local resident in Phu Tho village, Tam Nong district of the southern province of Dong Thap has died of A/H1N1 influenza, the provincial Health Department reported on April 4.
(VOV) - Three more swine flu cases have been confirmed in the northern mountain province of Lao Cai, bringing the total number of infections to eight.
(VOV) -Vietnam has yet to report any cases of either humans or poultry infected with the new H7N9 avian influenza strain, said Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long.
(VOV) - A 23-year-old man from the northern mountain province of Yen Bai has been confirmed dead at Bach Mai hospital in Hanoi after contracting swine flu.
(VOV) - One patient from Yen Bai has been killed by H1N1 virus two days after being admitted to the Central Hospital for Tropical Diseases.
96 people have contracted A/H1N1 influenza since early this year, including one fatal case, said Dr Tran Thanh Duong, Deputy Chief of the Health Ministry’s Preventative Medicine and Environment Department, on February 8.
No new outbreaks of A/H1N1 and H5N1 epidemics have been discovered over the past month, announced the Ministry of Health on June 2.
Health officials are reminding Americans that the H1N1 flu is still around and causing serious illness, particularly in the Southeast region.
The Health Ministry on October 9 confirmed two new deaths from the A/H1N1 flu, bringing the total fatalities from the disease in the country to 22.
Vietnamese health authorities on July 22 confirmed 32 new cases of the A/H1N1 influenza.
There are now 67 cases of A/H1N1 influenza that have been confirmed, including nine new cases confirmed on June 25 in Ho Chi Minh City and two in Hanoi.
HCM City's Health Department has identified five passengers on the same flight with a Vietnamese American woman who contracted H1N1 flu in Seoul in the Republic of Korea.