Daily Archives: 28/03/2020

Covid prevention handbook

     Copyright © 2020 Hubei Science and Technology Press Originally published by Hubei Science and Technology Press, Wuhan, China. The world translation rights is exclusively represented by Rightol Media (copyright@rightol.com) Chief Editor: Wang Zhou Reviewed by Yongjian Xu Foreword by Nanshan Zhong Translated by Shan Zhu, Qing Chen, Jun Li All […]

Guidelines for Isolation Ward and Infection Control in secondary healthcare facilities: COVID-19

   Version-QI/NHSRC/00-27/3/2020 Scope and Objectives The scope of these guidelines is limited to a Secondary Healthcare setting that includes DHs, SDHs and CHCs. These simple and practical guidelines intents to serves the following purpose:- To establish isolation facility at the level of Secondary health care facility DHs, SDHs and CHCs. To Guide health […]

Do Indians have better chances of survival from COVID 19 epidemic?

The impact of epidemic depends on three factors: the infectivity and virulence of the agent, the suspecptibity of the host,  and the environment favorability of the agent.  That means simply, if the infectivity is high, it’s going to attack more people,  but if the virulence is high, it will kill more people without being able […]

A medical system on life support

ener HEALTH By Jamie Ducharme When Dr. mark Lewis has To give a cancer patient bad news, he usually o ers a hug or a hand to hold. The idea of doing so by phone felt heartbreakingly imper- sonal, he says. But in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Salt Lake City–based gastrointestinal oncologist […]

Covid19

 Note: this is a compressed version for quick downloading, a higher resolution standard version is also provided Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment The First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine Compiled According to Clinical Experience       Editor’s Note: Faced with an unknown virus, sharing and collaboration are […]

Passive immunity

Blood from people who recover from coronavirus could provide a treatment Plasma is being studied as a way to fight off the virus A transmission electron micrograph of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles, isolated from a patient. (NIAID/National Institutes of Health Handout/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock) By Carolyn Y. Johnson and  Ben Guarino  March 28, 2020 at 12:00 a.m. GMT+5:30 PLEASE […]

गौरैया

चीन में आज से 60 वर्ष पूर्व भी किया था एक मानवीय भूल और आज फिर उसी गलती को दोहरा दिया आइए जानते हैं ऐसा क्या हुआ था चीन में जिससे चार करोड़ लोगों की जान गई थी चिड़िया! चीं चीं करने वाली घरेलू चिड़िया… और 3 करोड़ से ज़्यादा इंसानी मौतें! एक भयावह ऐतिहासिक […]

Covid medicines

*Which medicines to give in COVID-19 and why?* 1. Antimicrobials- Post viral pneumonias have about 20% co-infection with bacteria. Give Gram negative and cover staph. 2. Paracetamol- The range of temperature in COVID was recorded as 37.8–38.9C. Paracetamol is effective antipyretic without almost any harm upto a dose of 4 gm/day in adults. Besides fever […]