Hanoi (VNA) - Acting Minister of Health Nguyen Thanh Long on August 13 gave gifts worth 2 billion VND (86,360 USD) to two major hospitals in the central provinces of Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Nam, to help them fight COVID-19. Both Hue Central Hospital and Quang Nam Central General Hospital are providing treatment for a number of COVID-19 patients in a critical condition, Long said, citing a report from the treatment sub-committee of the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. In addition to medical supplies, the ministry has also sent leading experts to support the hospitals in treatment, he added. He lauded the effort of staff at the two hospitals in recent days and urged them to continue working hard./. … [Read more...] about Health Ministry gives support to two central hospitals in COVID-19 fight
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Three hundred and twenty-five cases were registered in Da Nang, 86 in Quang Nam, nine in Ho Chi Minh City, seven in Hanoi, seven in Quang Tri Province, six in Bac Giang Province, five in Quang Ngai Province, four in Lang Son Province, three in Hai Duong Province, three in Da Lak Province, two in Dong Nai Province, one in Thai Binh Province, one Ha Nam Province, one in Thanh Hoa Province, and one in Khanh Hoa Province. … [Read more...] about Chinese citizen tests positive for coronavirus after illegal entry into Vietnam
The new active case in Hanoi is a 63-year-old male patient with address in the northern province of Hai Duong. His test results reported by Thanh Nhan Hospital and the Hanoi Center for Disease Control, all coming back positive for the SARS-CoV-2 on August 11 after he showed symptoms of cough, and fatigue, and diagnosed with severe pneumonia. According to the initial investigation, there is no relationship or contact of the case with the Da Nang epidemic area, while the source of infection remains unknown. … [Read more...] about Vietnam registers 14 new coronavirus infections, with 13 in Da Nang
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“The treatment regimen is just the framework. For severe cases, in addition to on-the-spot consultation, there are also national consultation meetings with the most experienced doctors in the country to make treatment decisions suitable for each individual,” said Deputy Minister Son. … [Read more...] about Why does Vietnam have many Covid-19-related deaths in the second wave of Covid-19?