Written by: Liang Delun
Last update date: 2021-01-18 00:38
St. Teresa’s Hospital (commonly known as the French Hospital) announced that a heart patient sought medical treatment from a private doctor due to stomach pain. He was later arranged to be admitted to the hospital on Tuesday (19th), but on Sunday (17th) he suffered from stomach pain and heart chest I was unwell. I went to the outpatient department of St. Teresa's Hospital to meet with the attending doctor early. He was diagnosed with heart failure by a cardiologist and arranged to be admitted to the isolation ward of the Intensive Care Department. He was tested for the new coronary pneumonia virus and confirmed the initial diagnosis.
The hospital immediately notified the Center for Health Protection and transferred to the Eastern Youde Hospital on the same day.
St. Teresa’s Hospital announced that after a patient was admitted to the hospital, a preliminary diagnosis was found after screening.
A spokesperson for the hospital said that a patient with heart disease who had been to the Eastern District Hospital for a long time sought medical treatment from a private doctor in the gastroenterology department for stomach pain last Friday (15th). The doctor was originally scheduled to check in with the patient on Tuesday (19th). Teresa Hospital will undergo pre-hospital virus screening on Monday (18th).
However, the patient went to the outpatient department of St. Teresa Hospital to meet with the above-mentioned attending doctor on Sunday (17th) morning due to stomach pain and heart and chest discomfort. The patient had no symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection at the time, but his blood pressure and blood pressure The oxygen level was low, the lung X-ray examination was arranged by the chest doctor immediately. There was no sign of pneumonia at that time, and the cardiologist diagnosed heart failure by the cardiologist, immediately arranged to be admitted to the isolation ward of the intensive care unit and received rapid new coronary pneumonia virus The test will be confirmed later.
The hospital pointed out that it immediately notified the Health Protection Center and transferred to Eastern Youde Hospital on the same day to continue treatment.
According to the hospital, the patient’s attending doctor is listed as a close contact and must be immediately sent to the quarantine center for isolation. As for other staff members wearing adequate protective equipment, no one else has confirmed as close contact at this stage.
▼On January 17th, 4 mandatory inspection buildings were added to the ``Miao Street Epidemic Area''▼