WHO | Photo story: Measles control at Hanoi’s National Paediatric Hospital

Photo story: Measles control at Hanoi’s National Paediatric Hospital

The measles virus is so infectious that when it enters a crowded place like a  hospital it is very difficult to keep patients isolated and makes it hard to stop the spread of disease.  The Ministry of Health has mobilized extra equipment and personnel to help control infection and  treat patients in hospital.

The measles virus is so infectious that when it enters a crowded place like a hospital it is very difficult to keep patients isolated and makes it hard to stop the spread of disease. The Ministry of Health has mobilized extra equipment and personnel to help control infection and treat patients in hospital. Photo: UN Viet Nam\2014\Truong Viet Hung

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