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Carissa F Etienne said: “The message is clear- Now is the time for countries to increase their capacity to detect cases, care for patients, and ensure that hospitals have the space, supplies and staff they need to provide the necessary care,” External link

paho Thursday, March 19, 2020 12:20:00 AM CET

Carissa F Etienne said: "The course of the pandemic will depend on what measures countries take," External link

paho Thursday, March 19, 2020 12:20:00 AM CET

Carissa F Etienne said: “PAHO continues to work with countries to provide support and respond together to this pandemic,” “We should expect all countries to report cases. We need to reduce transmission, flatten the curve and avoid situations that can overwhelm our hospitals and our health personnel to save lives” External link

paho Thursday, March 19, 2020 12:20:00 AM CET

Carissa F Etienne said: “The countries of Latin America and the Caribbean are already in the phase of responding to cases and clusters of COVID-19,” External link

paho Saturday, March 7, 2020 5:23:00 AM CET

Carissa F Etienne said: “It is important to avoid an exaggerated reaction to imports and outbreaks,” External link

paho Saturday, March 7, 2020 5:23:00 AM CET

Jarbas Barbosa said: “It is too early to determine the future of the virus in the Region so we must be prepared to respond based on the knowledge we already have today,” External link

paho Saturday, March 7, 2020 5:23:00 AM CET

Ciro Ugarte said: “The impact of COVID-19 on health services will depend on its transmissibility and the severity at which it affects people,” External link

paho Saturday, March 7, 2020 5:23:00 AM CET

Cristian Morales said: "Despite the availability of an effective vaccine, the yellow fever virus remains one of the most important threats to public health in the Americas," External link

paho Thursday, March 5, 2020 8:29:00 PM CET

Sylvain Aldighieri said: “Go.Data is a powerful tool that will enable countries of the Region to investigate cases and outbreaks, and to manage contacts relating to the COVID-19 public health emergency of international importance,” External link

paho Monday, March 2, 2020 10:37:00 PM CET

Sylvain Aldighieri said: “We know that a country’s health system is most likely to be the first point of entry for a suspected case of new coronavirus,” External link

paho Wednesday, February 19, 2020 5:07:00 AM CET

Marcos Espinal said: “Despite the increase in the number of cases in 2019, thanks to intense efforts from the countries, the case fatality rate -or the percentage of cases of dengue that progress to death- has been kept below the expected 1% (0.05% in 2019),” External link

paho Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:06:00 PM CET

Jose Luis San Martin said: “The priority for the health sector is to avoid deaths,” External link

paho Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:06:00 PM CET

Carissa Etienne said: "Health services need to be prepared because they will most likely be the entry point where cases of the new coronavirus will be detected, as has already happened with previous epidemics," "PAHO stands ready to support them because detecting cases early can prevent the spread of the disease" External link

paho Sunday, January 26, 2020 6:13:00 AM CET

Ciro Ugarte said: "The nature of 2019-nCoV is very similar to influenza, and the symptoms are similar to those of SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome): fever, cough, shortness of breath and pneumonia," External link

paho Sunday, January 26, 2020 6:13:00 AM CET

Carissa Etienne said: "Health services need to be prepared because they will most likely be the entry point where cases of the new coronavirus will be detected, as has already happened with previous epidemics," "PAHO stands ready to support them because detecting cases early can prevent the spread of the disease" External link

paho Saturday, January 25, 2020 1:21:00 AM CET

Ciro Ugarte said: "The nature of 2019-nCoV is very similar to influenza, and the symptoms are similar to those of SARS (Severe Acuter Respiratory Syndrome): fever, cough, shortness of breath and pneumonia," External link

paho Saturday, January 25, 2020 1:21:00 AM CET

Luis Felipe said: “Given the delicate context in Haiti, getting this campaign up and running has presented us with some huge challenges,” External link

paho Saturday, December 21, 2019 4:47:00 AM CET

Luis Felipe said: “Given the delicate context in Haiti, getting this campaign up and running has presented us with some huge challenges,” External link

paho Monday, December 16, 2019 5:48:00 PM CET

Carissa F Etienne said: “Primary Health Care is people centered and community focused. It addresses the needs of people in their communities and requires investments in integrated health networks to address the complex and comprehensive needs of people, including health promotion and disease prevention,” External link

paho Saturday, December 14, 2019 4:15:00 AM CET

Carissa F Etienne said: “Primary Health Care is people centered and community focused. It addresses the needs of people in their communities and requires investments in integrated health networks to address the complex and comprehensive needs of people, including health promotion and disease prevention,” External link

paho Thursday, December 12, 2019 10:49:00 PM CET

Marcos Espinal said: “We want health professionals to listen to young people and to have open, respectful conversations about HIV and sexually transmitted infections as part of the sexual and reproductive health services they offer,” External link

paho Saturday, December 7, 2019 4:54:00 AM CET

Cesar Nunez said: “Communities, groups and networks of people living with or affected by HIV play a fundamental role in the response to the AIDS epidemic at local, national and international levels,” External link

paho Saturday, December 7, 2019 4:54:00 AM CET

Tedros Adhanom said: “Climate change is not only racking up a bill for future generations to pay, it’s a price that people are paying for now with their health,” External link

paho Thursday, December 5, 2019 10:47:00 PM CET

Tedros Adhanom said: “Climate change is not only racking up a bill for future generations to pay, it’s a price that people are paying for now with their health,” External link

paho Thursday, December 5, 2019 10:47:00 PM CET

Maria Neira said: “For the Paris Agreement to be effective to protect people’s health, all levels of government need to prioritize building health system resilience to climate change, and a growing number of national governments are clearly headed in that direction,” External link

paho Thursday, December 5, 2019 10:47:00 PM CET

Marcos Espinal said: “We want health professionals to listen to young people and to have open, respectful conversations about HIV and sexually transmitted infections as part of the sexual and reproductive health services they offer,” External link

paho Wednesday, November 27, 2019 7:49:00 PM CET

Cesar Nunez said: “Communities, groups and networks of people living with or affected by HIV play a fundamental role in the response to the AIDS epidemic at local, national and international levels,” External link

paho Wednesday, November 27, 2019 7:49:00 PM CET

Marcos Espinal said: “Open defecation is an unhealthy practice,” External link

paho Tuesday, November 19, 2019 7:04:00 PM CET

Anna Coates said: “We must not lose sight of the fact that women bear differential risks associated with their status as women,” External link

paho Monday, November 18, 2019 8:12:00 PM CET

Patricia Fernandez says: “early diagnosis and treatment is key, as is ensuring a mechanism for monitoring premature babies,” External link

paho Friday, November 15, 2019 7:24:00 PM CET

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