Department of Disease Control revealed the first eight COVID-19 patients from the shrimp market in Samut Sakhon Province, their symptoms improved and prepared for immunization testing for quarantine groups in the shrimp central market dormitory. Ensuring that it does not infect
Today (25 Dec 2020), Dr. Opasakarn Kawinpong, MD. Director-General, Department of Disease Control Reveal the progress of treatment results for the first group of 8 patients from the shrimp market, Samut Sakhon Province, 5 people who were treated at Samut Sakhon Hospital and 3 hospitals under the Medical Department. Satisfactory
Especially the 95-year-old female patient with bed addiction. Currently, COVID-19 treatment has improved, but patients’ bed addiction disease remains. As for the other patients Continually improving symptoms And if the safety period from the spread of the disease for 10 days can be discharged from the hospital
Director-General of the Department of Disease Control further stated that COVID-19 disease can be treated. Ask for cooperation for the people to wear cloth masks Or 100% mask, wash your hands often, avoid going to the community. Refrain from joining groups in activities that do not have preventive measures. And strictly scanning Thailand wins when entering various places People can ask for more information at the Department of Disease Control hotline, call 1422.
Prepare for immunity testing after quarantine
Dr. Kiattaphum Wongrajit, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Public Health stated that from monitoring the COVID-19 disease situation in Samut Sakhon Province, it was found that disease control was still as planned. No rapid transmission And there were no clumps of outbreaks outside the area. In which infected people stay in a safe place Not infecting outside
For those who are quarantined in the dormitories in the central shrimp market When sick, they will be taken care of at a field hospital. Which was set up on December 23 the past But if there are many symptoms, they will be referred to the hospital For the establishment of additional field hospitals, they would choose a safe and remote location for the community.
In addition, it is also preparing a test for detecting detention groups in the shrimp market dormitory. To ensure that these people are safe Not infectious To stop quarantine And return to normal life But still need to maintain a mask, wash your hands and keep your distance.
Staff ready for the shrimp market clinic, Samut Sakhon Province
Migration results were abandoned by employers, COVID-19 was not found.
Doctor Yong pointed out that the COVID-19 mutation does not aggravate the disease.