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Wuhan Jinyintan Hospital is one of the major designated hospitals to receive patients infected with COVID-19 in epidemic center Wuhan City. In the early stage of the pandemic, many infected patients were treated there and the pressure on medical workers was enormous. CGTN’s livestream program “COVID-19 Frontline” invites Zhang Dingyu, president of the hospital, and his team to share their first-hand experience of treating COVID-19 patients with Indonesian counterparts. #Covid19Frontline
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- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- 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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