The modernization of treatment protocols dedicated to treating patients with Coronavirus has had a major role in reducing the percentage of beds designated for “Covid-19” cases in intensive care departments in public hospitals, as well as reducing the number of deaths and raising the rate of recovery from the disease.
Doctors of the Ministry of Health confirmed the decrease in the percentage of beds allocated to “Covid-19” cases in the intensive care departments of public hospitals thanks to the modernization of treatment protocols, based on the recommendations of the World Health Organization and accredited organizations, which are the protocols that have contributed to reducing the number of deaths and the increase in the rate of recovery from the disease.
And a number of doctors indicated in a televised report that the treatment protocols designated for treating Corona patients differ from one patient to another, according to the health status of each patient.
A specialist in internal diseases and rheumatology d. Ammar Al-Madhuri, Medicines have been approved in the wards and intensive care designated for “Covid-19” patients, especially critical cases, and they have proven effective in reducing the rate of deaths and complications.
He added that one of the drugs was used for cases of “Corona” in Jaber and Al Adan Hospitals, and it is an immunomodulatory drug used to treat cases of rheumatism of all kinds, indicating that the Ministry of Health approved and used the drug “Dexamethasone” to treat “Covid-19” patients in the intensive care of patients on devices. Breathe and give a 10-day period.
For his part, a consultant internal medicine d. Muhammad Al-Ajami, giving the drug “Dexamethasone” for severe and moderate cases with a high need for oxygen causes a decrease in the body’s attack on the respiratory system in particular and reduces the need for oxygen, indicating that some cortisone drugs have proven effective in reducing the severity of the disease and the need to enter intensive care.
A consultant internal medicine d. Aziz Al-Dhafiri, Another treatment method that has proven successful in treating patients is the use of blood plasma for those recovering from the virus in treating patients in various hospitals, as patients are given antibacterial-rich plasma at an early stage of infection, which gave promising results for recovery.
On a related topic, the Ministry of Health announced the registration of 736 new cases of “Covid-19” disease during the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases registered in the country to 94 thousand and 211 cases, while one death was recorded as a result of complications of the disease, to become the total number of deaths To date, 558 cases have been registered.
In the daily statistical statement, to find out the latest developments in the virus, the Ministry of Health said that among the previous cases that were confirmed to be infected were cases of contact with confirmed cases and others under investigation for the source of infection and examining those in contact with them.
And she confirmed the cure of 744 cases of the disease during the past 24 hours, bringing the total cases of recovery from the disease to 84,404 cases, or 89.6 percent, of the total injuries in the country, after making sure that these cases are similar to recovery after conducting the necessary medical examinations and the steps followed in this Matter.
She explained that the number of people receiving medical care in the intensive care departments reached 94 cases, bringing the total number of all cases that were confirmed to have “Covid-19” disease and are still receiving the necessary medical care 9249 cases.
The ministry stated that the number of swabs that were conducted during the past 24 hours amounted to 4998, bringing the total of checks since the beginning of the pandemic until now to 673 thousand
And 3 laboratory tests