During eight months of 2011 registered in the region for more than 100 applications
Beijing, September 27, PrimaMedia. Patients are increasingly rabid animals attacking residents of Khabarovsk Krai. During eight months of 2011 has already registered more than 100 complaints about bites by wild animals. Most people suffer Bikin and Okhotsk areas. This was announced on the last Tuesday, September 27, sanitary and epidemiological commission on the prevention of rabies in the region, reports Trend. RIA AmurMedia.
Cause of the increasing number of attacks, according to the chief of surveillance Rospotrebnadzor for Tatiana Karovyanskoy Khabarovsk region, lies in the very poor and poor prevention. Measures taken are not even enough to stabilize the situation to spread deadly diseases to humans in the region.
"Shortcomings in the organization of rabies in wild animals have increased rates of requests for medical help for bites — said Tatiana Karovyanskaya. — Every year in the province the number of five thousand people. "
Of these, about 75% suffer from biting pets, 23% — from traveling and from 2-3% of wild animals. In this latest capture is only in Khabarovsk, Komsomolsk-on-Amur, Busan, Soviet-Havana and Verhnebureinskiy areas. In this regard, the number of attacks in 2009 increased by 37%.
Recall that in the other day for the first time in 20 years, died of rabies resident of Khabarovsk. Bitten a man wild foxes.