Meet addressed by paediatric health experts from Columbia Asia Referral Hospital Yeshwanthpur
29 June, 2021, Bangalore/Tumakuru: The Covid 19 second wave has slowly started receding as the infection rate is decreasing in many regions. The entire nation is now preparing itself to face the third wave which is expected in another 6-8 weeks. As per the healthcare experts, children are more susceptible to get infected in the third wave. In order to safeguard children from the pandemic, the District health and family welfare office, Tumakuru organised an orientation session on recent updates and management of paediatric Covid 19. The session was attended by over 50 paediatricians, anaesthesiologist and other healthcare experts from Tumakuru.
Dr Supraja Chandrasekhar, Consultant - Paediatric Intensivist, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital, Yeshwanthpur (A Unit of Manipal Hospitals), Dr Gurudutt Consultant - Paediatric Intensivist, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital, Yeshwanthpur (A Unit of Manipal Hospitals) shared their views about recognising Covid 19 among children, management of the infection among kids, ICU Management and post Covid complications among children.