The new coronavirus pandemic has challenged the capacity of health systems to respond in most countries. Cuba’s strategy has been recently analyzed in an article published by President Miguel Díaz-Canel and Prof. Jorge Núñez.
Created 26 years ago, the Centro Nacional de Cirugía de Mínimo Acceso (CNCMA) is now a leading institution in the country because it has a team of professionals who provide the patient with a careful service, where the most advanced technology and a highly qualified staff combine to offer the best care in these procedures.
Gynecology and Obstetrics (clinical-surgical) Cuba is the first country in the world to receive recognition from the World Health Organization (WHO) for eliminating mother-to-child transmission of HIV and congenital syphilis. The reduction of infant and maternal mortality in recent decades shows the high professionalism of specialists and the production of new technologies on the island.
One-hundred five years after his death, the legacy of Carlos J. Finlay, Cuban scientist who discovered the form of transmission of Yellow fever, continues as updated as ever, taking into account the current situation facing the world due to the epidemic of Covid-19, which has cost the lives of more than 750 thousand people on the planet.
Cuba will have its vaccine against Covid-19 next January, the results of which should be available on February 11 and will be made public on February 15, according to information released by the Cuban Public Registry of Clinical Trials.
The Cuban capital turned back to the phase of limited autochthonous transmission in the confrontation with the new coronavirus, starting this Saturday, due to the rebound in infections registered in recent days.
Firm among the world leaders in marketing pharmaceutical goods, services and products, FARMACUBA is the Import-Export Company of the Biotechnological and Pharmaceutical Industries of Cuba (BioCubaFarma).
The nasobuco in Cuba or mask, as it is called in many countries, is today an essential garment for anyone, be it a child or adult, to travel the city and surroundings, many consider that it is here to stay, at least until the new coronavirus is eradicated.
Cuban health authorities said Sunday that if the Russian drug Avifavir shows positive effects in the treatment of patients with Covid-19, it could be added to the care protocol developed in the country against that disease.
The Cuban capital will start next Friday, July 3, the first phase of the post-Covid-19 recovery stage, while the other provinces of the country, with the exception of Matanzas, and the special municipality of Isle of Youth (Isla de la Juventud) will pass to the second phase. announced Prime Minister, Manuel Marrero Cruz.
Amid the encouraging news about the start of the first stage of post-covid-19 recovery last Thursday in most Cuban provinces, the Center for State Control of Medicines, Equipment and Medical Devices (CECMED) published the authorization of the emergency use of CIGB-258, called Jusvinza, for the treatment of COVID-19.
Cuba begins the first stage of the postcovid-19 recovery this Thursday, June 18, in most of the country, except for the provinces of Havana and Matanzas, although President Miguel Díaz-Canel called the population to maintain a responsible behavior.