First flu death registered in Penza region
Penza, 4 February 2016. PenzaNews. The Penza region has registered its first case of death caused by flu, announced Vladimir Stryuchkov, regional Minister of Health, during the grand press conference of the governor Ivan Belozertsev on Thursday, February 4.
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“Woman from the Belinsky area, 47, died from pneumonia. This is the first death caused by flu which was registered in the Penza region,” he clarified.
The head of the region instructed to scrutinize the medical assistance provided to the woman and the level of inevitability for complications from the illness.
“We need to hold an administrative investigation – how they allowed that to happen, who, why,” he said.
“We must fight for every single persn,” Ivan Belozertsev stressed.