Common myths and facts about COVID-19
During this webinar Dr Archana Mishra walked throug some commmon medical myths and facts about COVID-19 related to containing the infection and disease in the community. WHO guidelines were highlighted and how they should be practiced in the HCP community to decrease the numbers of infection and spread of disease. FInally, the discussion was about facts that are helpful to increase awareness.
COVID-19 and Pause on Fertility
On March 17, 2020, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) released its recommendation that all new treatment cycles should be suspended during the COVID-19 pandemic. This pause in fertility has been a feeling of sadness, fear, anger, stress, isolation and hope for many. When healthcare facilities are feared, they are avoided. It is essential that there is consistent messaging,...
Eye care in COVID-19
Eye care is an important aspect during COVID 19 pandemic. The novel corona virus causes respiratory disorder and commonly spreads through droplets. Like other organs this virus can be transmitted to the eye and leads to ocular complications which can be prevented. During this webinar, Mrs Vidula Patil discussed on "Ocular problems arising due to COVID -19 and their preventive...
Managing discharge or death with suspected or confirmed COVID-19
During this session Dr Archana Mishra described about policy for discharge of treated COVID-19 patients from the hospital. Also how to handle the dead bodies of suspected or infected cases out of hospital. The session is important for covid warriors in the hospital such as doctors, nurses, hospital employees because they are at the most risk of infection if they are not aware or...
Nutritional management of patients with COVID-19
Considering the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic it is important to discuss about the proper nutrition to prevent and control the disease. Nutrition is one of the important approaches to manage the overall health of an individual. Adequate nutrition is critical for a strong immune system. Those with weakened immune system are more susceptible to COVID-19 infection and complications,...