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When did SARS start in the index hospital?

When did SARS start in the index hospital?

Case A became ill on February 27 and presented to the index hospital on March 7 (Varia et al., 2003). Nosocomial transmission in the hospital began when case A presented to the emergency department on March 7 with severe respiratory symptoms. He was placed in a general observation area of the emergency department and received nebulized salbutamol.

Why did Jim Cummings take his son to hospital?

On 2 April, according to Cummings, his son became ill and was taken to hospital by ambulance following medical advice. He was tested for COVID-19 and the result given later was that he was not suffering from the virus. Cummings said he was too ill to go to the hospital, but his wife went.

How did unrecognized cases of SARS affect Toronto?

Unrecognized cases in Toronto caused significant morbidity and mortality (see Tables 1-4 and 1-5). The absence of rapid tests to distinguish this new disease from pneumonia, influenza, or other common diseases bodes ill for future outbreaks.

What was the condition of Kerstin Fritzl at the hospital?

Kerstin was taken by ambulance to a local hospital, the Landesklinikum Amstetten, and was admitted in serious condition with life-threatening kidney failure. Fritzl later arrived at the hospital claiming to have found a note written by Kerstin’s mother. He discussed Kerstin’s condition and the note with a doctor, Albert Reiter.

Who was the director of the TV series ER?

Christopher Chulack was the series’ most frequent director and worked as a producer on all 15 seasons. He became an executive producer in the fourth season but occasionally scaled back his involvement in later years to focus on other projects.

Why was Elian Gonzalez taken to the hospital?

The Coast Guard assured them that Elián would be taken “ashore for medical reasons,” deeming him eligible to stay. Elián was immediately taken to a hospital and treated for dehydration and minor cuts on his body.

How many nurses are going to quit their jobs?

Quitting has been on the minds of many nurses, said Cara Lunsford, a nurse who founded Holliblu, an online community for nurses. According to a survey conducted by Holliblu, 62 percent of over 1,000 respondents said they are planning to quit either their jobs or the profession altogether.

Why did La Salle and Edwards leave the show ER?

Season eight saw the departure of La Salle and Edwards when Benton left County General and Greene died from a brain tumor. Wyle left the series after season 11 in order to spend more time with his family, but would return for two multiple-episode appearances in the show’s final seasons.