Coronavirus is currently: Who should now vaccinate?
This post was first published on brigitte.de .
The Corona-pandemic dominates our everyday lives and it will do well for a while. In Germany, the Figures of the diseases continue to rise, social contacts are more limited. Now is the time to protect not only themselves, but especially the at-risk group. In this context, reports of a pneumococcal vaccination.
The world according to the Corona
The crisis can be an opportunity – if we do everything right. And lucky to have.
Coronavirus: What is the pneumococcal vaccine brings?
This does not help against the Coronavirus, but can prevent the risk for complications. Pneumococcus can cause pneumonia or Sepsis. The Robert-Koch Institute, writes: “It is also plausible that the pneumococcal vaccine can prevent a bacterial super-infection by Streptococcus pneumoniae in patients with COVID-19.”
But who’s going to get now really to vaccinate? And what you should note currently, when a vaccination into account? To do this, we have spoken with Dr. Thomas Voshaar, Chairman of the Executive Board of the Association of Pneumological clinics (VPK) and head physician at the lung centre at the Bethany hospital in Moers.
Who should be vaccinated and how?
Should the at-risk group now in the current time of the pneumococcal vaccination?
This is being discussed a lot. My answer is: Who is healthy now, and belongs to the risk group of over 60 or have any basic diseases: Yes, you should now be vaccinated, if he’s/they’re healthy.
But I have to see a doctor – is that useful?
No, not at all! No one, really no one should currently go into a doctor’s office to make phone calls without. If you call now and tell us who you are, how old you are and what you diseases, you can arrange with the doctor a little.
Some Doctors do office hours in the evening, or say, I’ll be at home in the past. But it should not in any case someone just because he wants to vaccinate, now in the office hours! No one should go to the doctor when he needs him and if he needs it, then call ahead. Most family doctors have now also a separate office hours for those who have symptoms of any Infection which are wise.
So: stay calm, call the doctor for advice. Knows the medical files of his patients at the best and know how to assess who is in need of a vaccination.
Used source: Dr. Thomas Voshaar, RKI
All about Corona
"It remains for us at home!" Doctors send clear Video message from clinics
star travel worlds
Western Europe cruise from Hamburg with All Inclusive ab 499 Euro
Couple Therapist Julia Peirano
Together a crash isolated by Corona test for any relationship
Afraid of curfew
Therapist about Corona and loneliness: "Thoughts are now positive steuern"
"Diary of Nation": You have to write what moves you in the Corona-crisis!
The Corona-footprint: Three friends develop an Online calculator for the pandemic
News of the Coronavirus
Now Hamburg: a number of Federal States to toughen restrictions drastically
Dr. Thomas Voshaar
Seven doctor-tips on how to protect you in front of Corona
Because of the Prohibition of violation: a city in North Rhine-Westphalia has degraded playgrounds
Patients in the corridor: the Video is intended to show the dramatic conditions in an Italian hospital
A decision to make
Curfew: What it means and what we in everyday life have to adjust
In The Case Of Suspicion
Berlin’s Charité released Coronavirus-Testapp – 26 questions for self-assessment
The fight against the Coronavirus
As of Friday night: Bavaria announces output restrictions
Up to 15 years in prison: Romania detention introduces penalties for a breach of Corona requirements
A psychotherapist gives advice: how to get your mental health in Isolation
Statements for the Corona-crisis
Harry and Meghan vs. William: So different, please contact the Public
Study is forecast to underreporting of cases
Corona crisis in the UK
Journalist criticised British politicians: "The saving policy of our state strongly beschädigt"
Lindner calls for tax refunds for the control of the corona crisis
"The want any German mehr" – in India, the stranded German ask desperately for help