Friday, April 16, 2021 – 13:29 | Last Updated: 16 04 2021 – 13:29 The use of masks, which became indispensable for life with the pandemic, and the vapor in the glasses increased the interest in contact lenses. Making a statement on the subject, Eye Diseases Specialist Op. Dr. Deniz Marangoz said, “During the pandemic period, glasses had a disadvantage in terms of both hygiene and comfort. Demand for contact lenses increased considerably in this…"Contact lens use increased during the pandemic period"
The Ministry of Health Coronavirus Scientific Committee made some changes in the ‘Contact Tracking, Outbreak Management, Home Patient Monitoring and Fillation Guide. Accordingly, the contact patient evaluation criteria to be quarantined have changed. Corona virus patients with two doses of vaccine will not have to go into quarantine 14 days after vaccination, even if they are in contact with corona virus patients. According to the new regulations: -Exact COVID-19 from the date of positive PCR…"Ministry of Health updated ‘Contact Tracking Guide’: No quarantine for two doses of vaccine – Health News"
Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa-Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty Hospital Chief Physician and Faculty Member of the Department of Dermatology and Venereal Diseases Assoc. Dr. Zekayi KutlubayHe said that, unlike this year, there has been a serious explosion in cases of scabies, which usually increase only during the winter months each year, and that they frequently encounter resistant patients who have not recovered despite treatment. Pointing out that contamination between family members who have to spend a long time…"Increase in resistant scabies during the quarantine: 15 minutes contact transmission – health news"