KATHMANDU: JAN. 14 – Unlike during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, most of the patients suffering from COVID-19 infection witnessed at present do not need oxygen support, physicians have said.
Doctors have said that although the number of infected people coming to the hospitals has increased, they are not the severe types of cases.
Director of the Shukraraj Tropical and Infectious Disease Hospital, Dr. Manisha Rawal shared that many of the patients suffering from COVID-19 infection do not need oxygen support.
“The infected patients receiving treatment at the hospital at present do not need oxygen support. Sixty percent of the patients do not need oxygen,” she said.
The Hospital has kept the oxygen plant and the liquefied oxygen plant in a ready state although the patients need not be kept on oxygen support.
Dr. Rawal said out of the 12 patients
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