Medical staff at hospitals in full protective gear in China similar to those worn during SARS outbreak


19th January 2020 – (China) Since the Chinese coronavirus was detected in China, medical staff on duty were spotted wearing protective gear similar to those worn during the SARS outbreak to conduct the examination on patients with respiratory infection. Precautionary measures were implemented in the emergency departments in public hospitals in Wuhan, Changsha, Chengdu, Nanning, Guangzhou and Shenzhen.