Answer Bank: When should you go to hospital amid COVID-19 pandemic?
By She Jingwei
Amid the global spread of coronavirus, people around the world are being asked to stay indoors, observe social distancing and avoid crowds. But what happens when you start feeling sick? Medical professionals recommend you to seek medical help and visit a hospital if you exhibit any or a combination of the following:
1. High fever over 39°C
2. Dyspnea, including aggravated chest tightness and shortness of breath after activity
3. Decreased consciousness, including excessive sleepiness, delirium and day/night confusion