Thursday, January 20, 2022

Noor Hisham Abdullah

Pindaan Akta 342 penting diluluskan segera, kata KP kesihatan

Kelulusan akta itu penting bagi memastikan kesinambungan keberkesanan usaha membendung Covid-19.

Covid fatality 20 times higher for the unvaccinated, says health DG

Deaths among the non-vaccinated and partially vaccinated stand at 3,200 persons/mortality per one million population compared to 160 among the fully jabbed.

Conditional approval granted for AstraZeneca, Sinovac jabs as boosters

Health DG Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says this will apply to those who were initially vaccinated with the same type of jab.

Health ministry monitoring hospitals as Covid infectivity rate rises to 1.0

Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin urges those who have been given appointments for booster shots to take them.

Kajian KKM tidak syor ivermectin untuk rawatan Covid, kata KP kesihatan

Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah berkata ivermectin hanya disarankan untuk kegunaan ujian klinikal dengan pemantauan sahaja.

Active Covid cases in Malaysia on the decline

New Covid-19 cases have also shown a drop in numbers although the fatality rate has risen from the previous epidemiological week.

Malaysia’s Covid cases on the downtrend as ICU usage, deaths decline

The average number of active cases has also been decreasing, although authorities urge continued compliance with SOPs.

392 kes libat varian membimbangkan dikesan, kata KP kesihatan

Menurut Noor Hisham, 384 kes adalah varian Delta dan lapan lagi membabitkan varian Beta.

65% kes baru Covid-19 tiada sejarah vaksinasi, tidak lengkap suntikan, kata KP kesihatan

Noor Hisham berkata mereka yang lengkap divaksinasi adalah lebih terlindung dan kurang berisiko mendapat jangkitan Covid-19 yang teruk.

Bed occupancy for ICUs treating Covid patients over 100% in Sabah, Kedah and Perak

The bed occupancy rates in Selangor, Kelantan, Penang and Johor meanwhile are approaching 100%.

265 Delta cases detected over past 2 weeks

A total of 978 cases of the Delta variant have been detected so far.

Covid vaccines effective against Delta, Noor Hisham assures

The health director-general refers to the situation in Labuan and Sarawak where hospital admissions, ICU bed usage and use of ventilators have dropped.

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