The International Development Secretary Alok Sharma has today pledged new support to the WHO to help respond to the global coronavirus outbreak.
A number of developing countries across Asia and Africa have identified potential cases, but many lack the tools, expertise and infrastructure to diagnose and treat patients themselves. Proper detection and isolation of patients is essential to prevent the spread of the disease globally, and leaving countries with fragile health systems unable to respond risks further outbreaks across the world.
Please register or login to comment!
Register now Login