A/H1N1 flu cases drop in Spain
The weekly data on the incidence of cases of the A/H1N1 flu in Spain shows a significant drop on Thursday, Xinhua reported.
The seven days up to Sept. 17 saw an average of 41.97 cases per 100,000 heads of population. That is down considerably from the week up to Sept. 10, when the average was 51.75 cases per 100,000 people.
This week saw 18,755 suspected cases, while in the previous seven days 23,125 people suffered from the virus.
There has been a rise in the number of deaths from the A/H1N1 virus. Spain has suffered a total of 32 fatalities, with seven deaths in the last week.
However, the mortality rate remains stable at 0.18 deaths per 1,000 cases.