Susam directs fans to adopt some precautions, before the last round of games in Manaus

The fans should eat light food, drink plenty of fluids, use airy clothes and have attention to food purchased around the stadium.
08/08/2016 15h56 - Updated 8/08/2016 15h56
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On Tuesday (09) It happens the last round of the football tournament of the Olympics Rio 2016, In Manaus, with the dispute of female selections Colombia x United States and Brazil vs. South Africa. The CEO of the Foundation for Health Surveillance (FVS) and member of the Olympic Committee in healthcare, Bernardino Albuquerque, guides fans who will honor the games to adopt some additional care, before matches.

According to him, fans should eat light food, drink plenty of fluids, use airy clothes and have attention to food purchased around the stadium, in this case, not to run the risk of consuming contaminated food, which can cause gastrointestinal infections.

He says the main events that are being met in the games in the Amazon Arena are relacionas crisis headache (Headache), hypertension, abdominal pain and dizziness. "We are in a period of very hot in Manaus, which ends up generating discomfort in people, headaches, and high blood pressure, potentiated by the typical bustle of this type of event. That is why, it is necessary to redouble health care, before matches ", He stressed.

On the second day of the Olympic Games in Manaus, no last Sunday (07), the teams of the State Health Secretariat (Sesame) conducted 81 visits. Most of the cases were related to problems already mentioned. Only four people were removed to health facilities, two of them due to falls (one with ankle twist and one with a cut on his forehead height) and two with hypertension crisis.

According to the state Secretary of Health, Pedro Elias de Souza, the Susam is acting in the Amazon Arena with a team of 70 professionals, between doctors, nurses, nurses, physiotherapists and administrative staff. Besides that, 10 Health Surveillance Area technicians are working in partnership with the municipality, in the inspection of food products marketed on site.

Service structure
The Susam installed five health posts in the Amazon Arena, each with two beds. Two stations are running in the upper ring, one on the podium and in the locker room, this with two beds advanced support. The Susam also set up a specific area of ​​emergency care, no podium, with ten beds, including two of the Intensive Care Unit (UTI). nonlocal, the service is provided by three doctors, two nurses, five nursing technicians and two engineering technicians responsible for resolving any problems with health equipment. On the lawn of the stadium, two teams of medical and nursing technician are ready, to meet athletes.

Seven ambulances Susam are supporting the Mobile Emergency Care Service (Samu). Two of these ambulances are on the lawn, to meet any emergency with athletes. Arena, as explained by the secretary Pedro Elias, It is running a regulation system similar to that adopted in the public, that is, the patient requiring removal already out there referred to the health facility previously set.

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