Hanoi (VNA) – A three-month-old baby from the northern province of Vinh Phuc, Vietnam’s youngest coronavirus disease (COVID-19) patient, has been successfully treated, according to the National Children’s Hospital. The baby tested positive for the virus on February 11 after her grandmother had contact with a coronavirus patient on January 22. The baby and her mother stayed at the grandmother’s house for four days from January 26 to 29. After her grandmother tested positive for the virus, the local disease monitoring centre made a list of people who had contact with her, including the baby and her mother. Five days before she was hospitalised, the baby showed symptoms of coughing, a runny nose, and slight fever. She was examined and quarantined at a local clinic in Binh Xuyen district, Vinh Phuc. After testing positive for the novel coronavirus, the patient was transferred to the National Children’s Hospital the same day. As of February 13, she … [Read more...] about Three-month-old coronavirus patient successfully treated
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In peacetime, the hospital has poured investment in upgrading infrastructure and modern medical equipment and in raising the professionalism and English language skills for its staff who join UN peacekeeping operations. Over the past 70 years, generations of the hospital’s medical workers overcame all difficulties to develop the hospital into a reliable medical facility in the city. For its achievements, Military Hospital 354 has been honored with the title, “Hero of the People’s Armed Forces” twice and many other noble orders by the Party, State, and Army. … [Read more...] about Military Hospital 354 honored with second-class Fatherland Protection Order
On February 18, the last two patients at the National Hospital of Tropical Diseases - the frontline hospital offering the COVID-19 treatment in the north – and two patients at the district-level health clinic in the northern province of Vinh Phuc, which recorded the most infections, were discharged from hospital. … [Read more...] about Vietnam develops effective treatment regime for COVID-19 patients
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