Upgrading of influenza diagnosis and treatment plan under the new epidemic situation

Recently, the National Health Commission issued the influenza diagnosis and treatment program. Novel coronavirus pneumonia has been added to the diagnosis and treatment plan. The novel coronavirus pneumonia is characterized by fever, dry cough and sore throat, and is not easily distinguishable from influenza. The severe and severe manifestations of severe pneumonia, ARDS and multiple organ dysfunction are similar to those of severe and critically ill influenza.

should be combined with epidemiological history and etiological identification. < p > < p > < p > according to the diagnosis and treatment plan, the empirical antiviral treatment should be given as early as possible for severe or influenza like cases with high risk factors of severe influenza. Antiviral treatment within 48 hours after onset can reduce complications, mortality and hospital stay; severe patients with onset time more than 48 hours can still benefit from antiviral treatment. Patients who are not severe and do not have high risk factors of severe influenza should fully evaluate the risk and benefit, and consider whether to give antiviral treatment. < p > < p > < p > the diagnosis and treatment plan also improved the clinical manifestations and complications of influenza in children, and further improved the TCM syndrome differentiation treatment of mild influenza.