Currently there is a virus of great importance and worldwide impact called coronavirus. It consists of a “common flu” but with respiratory difficulties which brings death. Having very severe acute respiratory syndrome.
Its acronym is SARS and on the other hand the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS). In the year 2019, this condition caused an outbreak of disease in China, this disease is called coronavirus 2019 or COVID-19.
History of Coronavirus
China reported about 27 cases of pneumonia of unknown origin on December 31, 2019, and the main cause was identified on January 7 as a coronavirus.
The virus has affected more than 2,800 people in China and the number of infected people is now over 78,000. According to the National Health Commission of China, the vast majority of cases have been reported in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province, where the outbreak of the infection is taking place.
Other major cities such as Shanghai, Tanjin, Guangdong and Beijing have declared a total health emergency. This is the largest state of emergency on record in recent times.
In such a point that the world health organization has communicated with the different governments and preparing the population to be alert by the different possible means for what is foreseen as the potential pandemic on a large scale.
The Covid-19 in other countries
Beyond the borders of China, it has been recorded that in South Korea is positioned as the second country, having 12 dead. Already recorded and among the 1,000 contagions.
On the other hand, in Italy the number of deaths is around 17 people caused by this virus, and those infected so far is 655, the vast majority of them when this disease seemed to decrease.
This has been the possibility that they have obtained great containment measures on this disease with more ambition, agility and with a large and aggressive history, the Canadian epidemiologist Bruce Aylwar has used the word ”pandemic” now this can not be adjusted to the facts, but this can cause different fears among the population.
The focus should be on primary containment while doing everything possible to obtain and prepare for the potential of the pandemic. They had a press conference called Tedros Adhonm Ghebreyesus, this is the director general of the institution that specializes in political management that goes in search of prevention and intervention of global health.
This was baptized as the ”Wuhan virus’‘ and better known as the ”Coronavirus of China” referring to the main place where it began and where the vast majority of cases of the coronavirus has been registered.
This case was made concrete through the studies carried out that have had great suspicion of the bat since it has pointed to this one. There are several cases that have had the same indications having a great impact on society and the whole world.