Akatswiri a UVM Amagawana Mawonedwe Kuchokera Ku Mizere Yakutsogolo

Mkwiyo wa makolo wokhudza Omicron wakwera motsatira kufalikira kwamtunduwu mdziko lonse komanso kukwera kwa ana omwe akudwala Covid. Kupeza mfundo zolondola n'kofunika kwambiri kuti mupange zisankho zodziwa bwino za thanzi la banja lanu. 

Q&A yaposachedwa yopangidwa ndi University of Vermont Health System yathandizira kuwunikira momwe Omicron ikukhudzira chipatala chachikulu cha Vermont. Keith Robinson, MD, dokotala wamapapo a ana pachipatala cha ana a UVM, ndi Gil Allen, wamkulu wa chisamaliro chovuta ku UVM Medical Center, adagawana malingaliro awo kuchokera pamzere wakutsogolo wa chithandizo chambiri.

Monga katswiri wamapapo, Robinson amawona odwala mu Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) komanso ngati odwala kunja pantchito yake. Malinga ndi ana, adati zinali zamwayi kuti "Covid yakhudza akulu kuposa ana." Ngakhale zili choncho, akuluakulu azaumoyo akhala akulengeza masiku apitawa za kuchuluka kwa ana omwe akugonekedwa mchipatala chifukwa cha Covid.

Masking Against Omicron

“Njira yabwino kwambiri yochizira matenda ndiyo kuwapewa,” anatero Robinson, pogwira mawu mfundo ya zamankhwala. Ndipo, adawonjezeranso, "kuvala chigoba ndi njira yabwino yopewera Covid." Chofunika kwambiri, adati zikuwonekeratu kuti palibe chigoba chomwe chingachite. Chigoba choyandikira pafupi ndi chitetezo chokwanira pamphuno, masaya ndi chibwano ndizofunikira. 

Masks amachitidwe, monga masks azachipatala omwe amagwiritsidwa ntchito m'zipatala, kapena masks opangira opaleshoni yaana "ndiabwino kuposa nsalu," adatero. Kuti atetezedwe bwino kwambiri potengera momwe kufalikira kwa anthu akufalikira, amalimbikitsa ana kuvala masks a ana a KN95 pagulu. UVM tsopano ikufuna masks a KN95 kwa aphunzitsi ndi antchito, adatero. 

Robinson ndi kholo yekha. “Maimelo omwe timalandira monga makolo usiku uliwonse oti ana athu amalumikizana kwambiri ndi masukulu amakhala otopetsa. Chinthu chabwino kuchita ndikudalira zinthu zomwe zimagwira ntchito. Ikubwereranso ku kapewedwe koyambirira: kuwonetsetsa kuti ana anu ali ndi katemera komanso amalimbikitsidwa. Kuwonetsetsa kuti ali ndi masks abwino olimba olimba kapena ma KN95. Zimenezi zidzachepetsa kwambiri nkhaŵa imene tili nayo monga makolo. Izo sizithetsa izo. Koma zichepetsa nkhawa chifukwa mudzadziwa kuti mwachita zonse zomwe mungathe kuti muwateteze.”

CDC's Updated Mask Guide

CDC yasintha mawonekedwe ake Malangizo a mask Jan. 14. Zosinthazo zinafotokozera kuti masks ena ndi zopumira zimapereka chitetezo chapamwamba kuposa ena. Bungweli lidalimbikitsanso kuti anthu aku America azivala "chigoba chotchinjiriza kwambiri chomwe mungathe chomwe chimakwanira bwino komanso kuti muzivala nthawi zonse." Makamaka, idati masks a N95 kapena NIOSH ovomerezeka a KN95 (otchedwa opumira) ndi omwe amateteza kwambiri.

"Kupaka masking ndi chida chofunikira kwambiri paumoyo wa anthu popewa kufalikira kwa COVID-19, ndipo ndikofunikira kukumbukira kuti chigoba chilichonse ndichabwino kuposa kusakhala ndi chigoba," bungweli lidatero. mawu. "Ngakhale masks onse ndi zopumira zimapereka chitetezo, zopumira zoyikidwa bwino zimapereka chitetezo chapamwamba kwambiri. Kuvala chigoba choteteza kwambiri kapena chopumira kumatha kukhala kofunika kwambiri paziwopsezo zina, kapena ndi anthu ena omwe ali pachiwopsezo chodwala kwambiri. ”

Boma la Biden lalengeza mapulani opangira masks apamwamba kwambiri kwa anthu aku America kwaulere, komanso mayeso akunyumba. Tsatanetsatane ikubwera.

Omicron Experience ku UVM Children's Hospital

Pogogomezera kufunika kopereka katemera kwa ana, Robinson adati ana omwe akudwala kwambiri pachipatala cha UVM Children's Hospital alibe katemera. "Kupatula [kukhala ndi] matenda a m'mapapo m'chipatala, zizindikilo zina zimapitilirabe ngakhale ngati wodwala wakunja," adatero. "Chifukwa chake tili ndi ana omwe akudwala ku PICU, ndipo amavutikanso kwa nthawi yayitali atachira ku Covid."

Robinson adati UVM sinawonepo milandu yambiri ya Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C), imodzi mwazovuta kwambiri. Tsamba la CDC lotsata MIS-C limatchula Vermont kukhala ndi milandu 1-49. Dashboard ya Vermont Covid samatsata MIS-C. Mu imelo, katswiri wosamalira ana a UVM Rebecca Bell, MD, adati "MIS-C yawonedwa ku Vermont koma imakhalabe yosowa," ndi kuchuluka kwa milandu ku Vermont yocheperako kotero kuti kuwulula kungadzutse nkhani zachinsinsi za odwala. Anatinso "katemera akuwoneka kuti amateteza ku MIS-C."

Omicron Surge Strains Healthcare Ogwira Ntchito

Kuwona ana osatemera akudwala ku ICU ndikovuta kwambiri kwa ogwira ntchito, adatero Robinson. “Monga akatswiri azachipatala, tikuyesetsa kupewa matenda ndi matenda. Zimatikhudza kwambiri tikawona zinthu zomwe zikanalephereka. ”

Anamwino ndi ena ogwira ntchito zachipatala ali ndi zolemetsa zazikulu, ndi kuchepa kwa ogwira ntchito m'boma lonse. Allen adati pakhala kuwirikiza kawiri kwa ogwira ntchito yazaumoyo omwe ali ndi Covid sabata iliyonse. Izi zikutanthauza kuti antchito ambiri akukhala kwaokha komanso kudzipatula, zomwe zimapangitsa kuti pakhale "zovuta zazikulu" pamakina. Iye adapempha anthu kuti amvetsetse kulemedwa kwa azaumoyo omwe ali patsogolo ndikuwachitira chifundo komanso mwaulemu. Allen anati: “Anthu akugwirabe ntchito molimbika, akadali achifundo, ndipo akuchitabe zimene amakonda, zomwe ndi kusamalira odwala,” anatero Allen. "Akadali ngwazi zathu." 

Phunzirani zambiri ndikupeza zothandizira

Werengani ma CDC Malangizo a mask, zomwe zimalongosola kuti si masks onse omwe ali ofanana komanso masks apamwamba amapereka chitetezo chabwino kwambiri.

Yang'anani moyo Q&A kuchokera ku UVM ndikuwunika zaposachedwa kwambiri za Omicron ndi momwe zikukhudzira chipatala chachikulu cha Vermont.

Mverani kwa kuyankhulana pa VPR Vermont Edition ndi mlembi wa Agency of Education Dan French ndi katswiri wa miliri wa boma Patsy Kelso. Mmenemo, alendowo anayesa kuyankha mafunso a Vermonters okhudza kusintha kwa ma protocol a Covid m'masukulu. 

Kuti mudziwe zambiri pamalingaliro adziko lonse a Covid mwa ana, mverani gawo ili la Science Friday pa NPR: Omicron Sparks Surge m'zipatala za Ana. Akatswiri a ana Yvonne Maldonado, dokotala wa ana ndi pulofesa wa zaumoyo padziko lonse ndi matenda opatsirana ku yunivesite ya Stanford, ndi Dr. Rick Malley, katswiri wa matenda opatsirana ku chipatala cha ana a Boston ndi pulofesa wa ana ku Harvard Medical School, amayankha mafunso.


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