A lecture on “H1n1-Swine Flu” was organized
by NSS Unit of the college on 29th August, 2009. The Guest
Speaker was, Dr. Pankaj Anand, consultant, Emergency Medicine and
Critical Case, Fortis Escorts Hospital, Jaipur.
He imparted information about Swine Flu- its
global scenario, its recognition, investigation, prevention and finally
the treatment of this disease.
He discussed the case fertility rate of the
disease which is 0.6%, less than that of the ordinary flu, which is
3.4%. He also raised concern regarding the quick spread of the disease
during this season and discussed in detail, the preventive measures to
be undertaken to combat the spread of the disease. Finally, the queries
of the volunteers regarding the home based remedies of preventing the
occurrence of flu etc. were taken up by him. Over all, the entire
lecture was informative and seemed to be the need of the hour.