Q.14 Are there special procedures for the management of bodies of persons who have died from 2019-nCoV infection?

YES Autopsy - Should be avoided Transportation The personnel handling the body may follow standard precautions (surgical mask, gloves). The vehicle, after the transfer of the body to cremation/ burial…

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Q.12 Does WHO recommend routine wearing masks for healthy people during the 2019 n-CoV outbreak ?

No. WHO does not recommend that asymptomatic individuals (i.e., who do not have respiratory symptoms) in the community should wear medical masks, as currently there is no evidence that routine…

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Q.8 How can I protect myself?

There is currently no vaccine to prevent 2019 nCoV infection. The best way to prevent infection is to avoid being exposed to the virus.  All non essential travel to be…

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Q.7 What is the treatment?

As of now, there is no specific antiviral treatment available for 2019 novel Coronavirus infection. People infected with 2019 novel Coronavirus should receive supportive care and symptomatic treatment to help…

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