Connect with us

Adelaide News

South Australia’s coronavirus cluster detected by junior doctor who heard a cough in hospital emergency department

Published

on

South Australia’s Chief Public Health Officer Nicola Spurrier has praised an “astute young doctor” in a hospital emergency department for preventing a full-blown coronavirus outbreak in the state.

The junior doctor, who Professor Spurrier did not name, picked up that a woman in her 80s had a slight cough when she turned up at the Lyell McEwin Hospital, in Adelaide’s northern suburbs, last Friday night.

The…



Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

Lucindale bushfire clarification
What we know today, Sunday April 11