Among the most serious problems of global public health are currently bacterial resistanceThis is the inability of people to struggle or resist the attack of some superb microbes that achieve their evolution through self-healing and other factors.
In this case, the news takes us away RomaniaOne of the newest cases has appeared in the maternity hospital Giulesti, located in Bucharest, which should temporarily close due to 39 babies born there they were diagnosed with antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Raluca Alexandru, a spokeswoman for the clinic, said they should close the doors on November 30 after the outbreak was announced. According to the Romanian Ministry of Health, babies are diagnosed with "Golden staph"Which triggered the signal at national level, but also across Europe.
The health center directors had to cancel dozens of cesarean sections scheduled for the next few days, and the patients requiring the procedure would be reassigned to other public hospitals in the city. So far, it has been established that 11 hospital workers they are carriers of the bacteriaThat's why the entire hospital is cleansed and disinfected.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates, it is estimated that by 2050 it will lead to bacterial resistance 27,000 deaths every day,
What are the bacteria "Staphylococcus"
Staphylococcal bacteria, the types of germs normally found on the skin or in the nose even in healthy people, cause infections due to StaphylococcusMost of the time these bacteria do not cause problems or generate relatively small skin infections.
But staph infections they can become lethal If bacteria invade the body and enter the bloodstream, joints, bones, lungs or heart. Processing in principle consists of the implementation of antibiotics and at the outflow of the infected area. However, some staph infections they no longer respond to common antibiotics,