COVID-19 Frontline Ep. 25: Reducing the COVID-19 fatality rate

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  • Zhang Wenhong, head of Shanghai’s COVID-19 medical expert team, took part in a video conference on Wednesday afternoon with experts from Bangladesh to discuss coronavirus prevention and treatment work. One of the questions was about reducing the fatality rate of COVID-19. Zhang Wenhong shared his views.

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    In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

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    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

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