Photo: Wisegeek who gave advice in connection with the emergence of a new coronavirus

Health authorities should provide travelers with information regarding reducing the risk of infection. A country must be ready to contain a new virus.

The world health organization does not recommend restricting travel or trade with China in connection with the spread of the novel coronavirus. On Friday, January 24, reports the Center of public health Ministry of health of Ukraine following the meeting of the emergency Committee of the who.

“The who does not recommend any restrictions on travel or trade toward China, based on the information available at the moment.

In the case of the onset of symptoms, evidence of respiratory disease prior to, during or after the journey, travelers are advised to consult a doctor and share the history of travel with their doctor,” – said in the message.

Also, the who noted that physicians and health authorities should provide travelers with information to reduce the overall risk of SARS through travel clinics, travel agencies, operators of transportation and at checkpoints.

“All countries must be prepared to deter, including active surveillance, early detection, isolation and management of cases, contact tracing and the prevention of further spread of the infection 2019-nCoV “, – stated in the message.

It is also noted that countries need to pay attention to the reduction of human infection, prevention of secondary transmission and international spread and are obliged to share information with the who under International health regulations.


According to the morning of 24 January, the number of confirmed cases of infection with pneumonia caused by a new type of coronavirus 2019-nCoV has increased to 849 people. The number of deaths increased to 26.

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As reported, in China doctors managed to cure a woman infected by the coronavirus, which leads to pneumonia.


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