GETNEWS.ID, MATARAM – The health conditions of two positive patients of the coronavirus or COVID-19 who are being treated at the Regional General Hospital (RSUD) of NTB Province have been stated to continue to improve. However, to declare them healed, the medical team must wait for the results of the swab sample examination conducted at the Indonesian Ministry of Health’s Litbangkes laboratory.
Head of NTB Provincial Hospital Services Dr. Nyoman Wijaya explained, positive results for patients 01 March 24, 2020, and patients 02 March 25, 2020. There are still two more checks awaited to ensure that the two patients are hopefully corona negative or cured
“Today the condition of the two patients is stable. Normal blood pressure ranges from 100-110/70, normal temperature ranges between 36 – 36.5 degrees, “Nyoman Wijaya said, Tuesday (03/31)
He said the two patients were able to eat and drink as usual because his condition had continued to improve. But they were allowed to go home after two consecutive negative swab results. The number of Patients Under Supervision (PDP) who are still being treated at the NTB Regional Hospital is currently 12 people.
As is known, the first case of the coronavirus in NTB was published on March 24 last. The 50-year-old female patient, later known as Patient 01, was most likely to be infected outside the area. Because patients have traveled to Jakarta to attend various activities and return to NTB.