Under the direction of Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR), the national guideline of Coronavirus (Covid -19) management and prevention are as follows:
What is SARS-CoV-2 Virus?
From the different types of Coronavirus, humans can get infected by 7 and SARS-CoV-2 Virus is one of them.
In most cases the first symptom is fever
Symptoms can be seen within 2-14 days
Dry cough/sore throat may also occur
Problems while breathing and pneumonia may occur
Other illnesses (diabetes/ hypertension/respiratory/heart disease/kidney problems etc.) can lead to organ failure or various body disorders.
How to Prevent:
Wash hands frequently with soap and water (for at least 20 seconds).
Do not touch eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
Avoid contact with people who are already infected.
Follow manners while coughing (while coughing/sneezing cover your mouth with arm/tissue/cloth)
Be careful in case of urgent trips.
Request the sick patient to stay home.
Request the seriously ill patient to go to the nearest government hospital.
Request the patient to cover the nose and mouth.
It is possible to prevent through awareness, not panic
If you have any queries relating to Coronavirus, call “Shashtho Batayon” of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. you can call for free at 16263