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Corona virus should not be feared, precautions should be taken


13.02.2020 15:34


Üsküdar University held a conference to discuss corona virus outbreak that emerged in China, the latest data on the death of 426 people and many issues from the conspiracy theories on the social media to the ways of protection. 



Üsküdar University Advisor to the Rector, Faculty of Medicine, Department Head of Internal Medicine and Medical Pharmacology Department Prof. Tayfun Uzbay pointed out the importance of preventive and preventive health services. Uzbay emphasized the importance of vaccination and said, “Today there is an opposition to the vaccine. The most important tool of preventive and protective medicine is vaccine. Therefore, rejecting vaccination is very dangerous.” 

Üsküdar University Faculty of Medicine Dean Prof. Haydar Sur said, “The World Health Organization does not consider Turkey among the risky countries.” He said that the Ministry of Health has carried out very important studies and managed this process well.

NPİSTANBUL Brain Hospital Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Specialist Dr. Songül Özer stated that it is not different from other viruses and that it would be possible for the virus to spread to Turkey. She stressed that there should be no panic, and also underlined that care should be given to hand hygiene especially.



Prof. Haydar Sur: “Focus should be on the behavior codes of the corona virus”

Üsküdar University held a press conference titled “The rights and wrongs of the corona virus” at the Senate Hall in Main Campus. Üsküdar University Faculty of Medicine Dean Prof. Haydar Sur stated that as of today, the virus in China has caused death also in Hong Kong and the Philippines.

10 milligrams of bleach to 1 liter of boiled water!

Prof. Haydar Sur pointed out the importance of hygiene and cleanliness in protecting against viruses and stated that everyone can easily make their own disinfectant. He said, “You can prepare it by pouring 10 milligrams of bleach in 1 liter of boiled water. You can use this mixture for cleaning with the help of a cloth.”



Prof. Tayfun Uzbay: “Conspiracy theories will waste time”

Üsküdar University Advisor to the Rector, Faculty of Medicine, Department Head of Internal Medicine and Medical Pharmacology Department Prof. Tayfun Uzbay pointed out that the importance of preventive and preventive health services is understood once more in protecting against corona virus, and that the vaccine is especially important.



Dr. Songül Özer: “Corona virus may spread to Turkey, but it should not cause worry.”

NPİSTANBUL Brain Hospital Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Specialist Dr. Songül Özer shared up-to-date information announced by China regarding the corona virus. She said that there are 23 thousand 214 people identified as suspicious cases in the world, and the number of confirmed cases is 20 thousand 471. She also stated that 426 people lost their lives. She shared that 624 individuals had this virus in their bodies but fully recovered.


Üsküdar News Agency (ÜNA)