An anesthesiologist on the Hospital de Clínicas, who suffered from an underlying illness, died of COVID-19. With this new case, there are 18 docs who’ve died from the illness for the reason that starting of the pandemic.
Dr. Gloria Meza, president of the Paraguayan Medical Circle, confirmed to radio Ñanduti that Dr. Nemesio Friando, anesthesiologist at Hospital de Clínicas, died of COVID-19. He added that the skilled had already been struggling from an sickness and that in latest days, his well being situation worsened because of the virus.
“He was some of the hard-working and revered anesthesiologists at Clinicas. In latest days, he didn’t exit a lot, so maybe his household or buddies have contaminated him, ”stated the physician.
On this regard, he stated that for the reason that starting of the pandemic the work of the white-collar personnel didn’t lower regardless of working in crews, a undeniable fact that places them at sure threat and vulnerability, additionally declaring that originally they requested the great distribution of the tools of biosecurity to keep away from contagion.
« It’s a disgrace that we would not have a continuing provide of biosecurity tools for our employees, » he lamented.
Lastly, he specified that there are already 18 docs who’ve died from the illness. « Few individuals die however many are contaminated, » he stated.