As quarantine wanes, Bogota's medics brace for a spike in covid cases

As quarantine wanes, Bogota's medics brace for a spike in covid cases

Yahoo - World·2020-06-15 10:20

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By Julia Symmes Cobb

BOGOTA (Reuters) - A COVID patient lies shirtless on a gurney in a chill corridor of a hospital in Colombia's capital Bogota, oxygen tubes coiled on his chest. It takes five staff - in scrubs, masks and face shields - to wheel him into the intensive care unit.

His intubation takes time. To protect themselves from coronavirus-infected saliva during the complicated procedure, the medics place a large orb-like shield over the man's head.

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