In comparison to Italy the population of Việt Nam is larger, 100 million compared to 60 million. Việt Nam has a much younger average age, which might decrease the severity of an outbreak. However, most households have several generations which make it more difficult to protect the elderly, who are more venerable. In addition, the proportion of healthcare personnel and hospital beds per capita in the Vietnamese healthcare system is much less, central hospitals normally are over-crowded resulting in patients often having to share beds. Considering the consequences of a generalised Covid-19 epidemic the forceful preventive measures taken by the Vietnamese authorities are crucial. … [Read more...] about A deadly mix of Covid-19 and superbugs may be the cause of high death rates in Italy – could this also happen in Việt Nam and can it be prevented?
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“Thanks to careful preparation and smooth co-operation of the surgical team, the patient did not have any series complication after the transplant. Post-surgery complications like fever, mucositis or graft-versus-host disease – which occurs when the donor’s grafted cells react against the host patient’s cells – were detected quickly and controlled properly,” Lê said. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese doctors successfully cure Wiskott-Aldrich child patient for the first time
The Al-Arabiya Arabic article outlines the strict quarantine measures implemented by the nation on tens of thousands of Vietnamese nationals returning home from abroad as a means of avoiding the epidemic spreading in a similar manner to Europe and the United States. It states its appreciation for the prevention efforts led by the Vietnamese government, noting that they have received both praise and co-operation from citizens and have served as a way of keeping the number of infections at a lower level than neighbouring countries in Southeast Asia. … [Read more...] about Foreign media outlets praise Vietnam’s successful efforts to curb COVID-19
“Practise our core values and compassionate finance. We hope our donation of VNĐ1.2 billion in cash and other donations … will make a significant contribution towards protecting people’s lives, and by that we are giving some peace of mind during this trying time. We hope to see more hands join the battle so we could get through this challenging time together.” … [Read more...] about Latest covid-19 news in Vietnam and Southeast Asia on April 7 (updated hourly)
People wanting to donate blood can visit the NIHBT on Phạm Văn Bạch Street in Cầu Giấy District in Hà Nội from 8am-12pm and 1.30pm-5pm every day. They can also go to different blood donation spots including No 26 Lương Ngọc Quyến Street in Hoàn Kiếm District, No 132 Quan Nhân Street in Thanh Xuân District, No 10 Alley 122 Láng Street in Đống Đa District and No 1 Alley 40 Tạ Quang Bửu Street in Hai Bà Trưng District. … [Read more...] about Institute faces severe shortage of blood type O, A