What are the Treatment for Coronavirus, Incubation period?
The world is afraid about the novel Coronavirus. The detailed note about the Coroona virus are these
The most common symptoms of coronavirus are these
- Shortness of breath
In patients particularly the elderly and others with other chronic health conditions the symptoms can develop into pneumonia, with chest tightness, chest pain, and shortness of breath.
- Commonly seens start with a fever, followed by a dry cough.
- After, a week, it can lead to shortness of breath with about 20% of patients wants hospital treatment.
Rarely seems to cause a runny nose, sneezing, or sore throat (only about 5% of patients). Sore throat, sneezing, and stuffy nose are most often signs of a cold.
How long do symptoms last?
Using available preliminary data, the Report of the WHO China Joint Mission published on Feb. 28 by WHO, which is based on 55,924 laboratory confirmed cases, observed the following median time from symptoms onset to clinical recovery:
- mild cases: approximately 2 weeks
- severe or critical disease: 3 – 6 weeks
- time from onset to the development of severe disease (including hypoxia): 1 week
Among patients who have died, the time from symptom onset to outcome ranges from 2 – 8 weeks.
The Incubation Period of the Virus
- The most common period is between 2-14 days.
- But in a case with an incubation period of 27 days has been reported by Hubei Province local government on Feb. 22 .
- Mean incubation period observed:
3.0 days (0 – 24 days range, study based on 1,324 cases)
5.2 days (4.1 – 7.0 days range, based on 425 cases).
- Mean incubation period observed in travelers from Wuhan:
6.4 days (range from 2.1 to 11.1 days).
Treatment for coronavirus
- There is no specific medicine to prevent or treat coronavirus disease (COVID-19). People may need supportive care to help them breathe.
- Only way is self care is
- Rest and sleep
- Keep warm
- Drink plenty of liquids
- Use a room humidifier or take a hot shower to help ease a sore throat and cough.
Mortality Rate of coronavirus and age.
Globally, about 3.4% of reported COVID-19 cases have died. By comparison, seasonal flu generally kills far fewer than 1% of those infected.
ortality rate for SARS was 10%, and for MERS 34%.
Wuhan Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
The 21.9% of people died are above 80 years .