26.01.2016, 10:24

Thermal imager identifies potential patients of swine flu at airports in Kyrgyzstan

 Thermal imager identifies potential patients of swine flu at airports in Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek, January 26 / Kabar /. Thermal imagers operate at airports to identify potential patients of swine flu, head of the department of supervision and prevention of infectious diseases of the Ministry of Health Dinara Otorbaeva told Kabar Agency.

According to her, thermal imagers have long been working at airports, and at the moment they are working in emergency mode.

"Thermal imagers capture temperature of a man, and if he has a high temperature, then he is advised to see a doctor," said Otorbaeva said.

In addition, the physician noted that influenza A / H1N1 is not particularly dangerous and quarantine infection, this is a common infection, and she once again urged Kyrgyzstanis not to panic.