New discovery related to Covid-19 by WHO
The World Health Organization (WHO) has guided medicinal services laborers to embrace ‘airborne precautionary measures’ while treating coronavirus patients after an examination distributed by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) uncovered that coronavirus can remain dynamic noticeable all around for a few hours.
The investigation distributed in the New England Journal of Medicine uncovered that COVID-19 particles can stay dynamic noticeable all around for 3 hours. Though, the infection particles can stay irresistible on copper surfaces for as long as 4 hours, 24 hours on cardboard, and 72 hours on tempered steel and plastic.
Dr. Maria Van Kerkhove, head of WHO rising ailments and zoonosis unit, said that few examinations have now affirmed that coronavirus can stay irresistible noticeable all around when transmitted through wheeze or hack.
Medicinal services staff must exercise extra alert when they are treating patients of COVID-19. Clinical staff should wear N95 respiratory covers as they can sift through 95% of airborne particles.
Following a sharp ascent in coronavirus cases in Europe and the USA, DG WHO, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said that nations have not done enough tests, disengagement, and contact following of coronavirus cases.
DG WHO stated:
“We have a simple message for all countries: test, test, and test. Test every suspected case, if they test positive, isolate them and find out who they have been in contact with two days before they developed symptoms and test those people, too.”
The legislature of Pakistan must notice the WHO’s cautioning and give satisfactory individual defensive apparatus to cutting edge medicinal services laborers. Just as of late, Dr. Usama Riaz surrendered to coronavirus, contracted because of lacking individual insurance. The 26-year old specialist was positioned at an isolate focus in Gilgit to screen travelers coming back from Iran and Iraq.