PORTAL BANDUNG TIMUR – Dengue hemorrhagic fever (DBB) cases in Indonesia Bandung experience an increase, people are reminded to be vigilant. In the entire period from December 2021 to mid-January 2022, there was an increase compared to the previous month.
This was announced by the sub-coordinator for the prevention and control of infectious diseases in the health service Bandung Ira Dewijani, that cases of DBB sufferers in Bandung in December 2021 and January 2022 there was an increase. Based on Health Department data Bandung total cases DBD In 2021 it will reach 3,743 cases with up to 13 deaths.
“Looking at the December 2021 surge, it is forecast that there will be another surge in January 2022. So we remind the public to be vigilant and behave in a healthy and clean life at home and in the environment,” he said Ira Dewijani, Monday, January 24, 2022.
Will be delivered Ira Dewijani, based on data obtained from health centers and hospitals in recent months, there has been an increase in cases DBD compared to the beginning of the year (2021). “We continue to monitor because there was an increase in December and January compared to the previous month,” he said Ira Dewijani.
It says Ira Dewijani, there is an increase in cases DBD based on a comparison of the previous months and the same month last year. “The increase in cases is due to two factors, namely the presence of the virus and the Aedes Aegypti mosquito. DBD because in the rainy season there are always puddles,” he added Ira Dewijani.
Ira Dwijani Sea, Bandung endemischer Status DBD because of the fall DBD still there. Control and prevention efforts continue to ensure that not many people become infected DBD through healthy life, 3M and one of the other fog options.
“Nebulization is just one of the adjuncts to prevention. Nebulization must be carried out according to the information on the finding of cases and larvae (breeding),” added Ira Dewijati.