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Coronavirus Disease: Safety and Precaution for Heart Patients

Mohd Salman   by Mohd Salman, MD, Internal Medicine    Last updated on April 28, 2020,

 

Here is a brief excerpt from recommendations by Dr. Mohd Salman, MD, Internal Medicine for heart patients and their caretakers in view of ongoing coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19).

If you are having a pre existing heart condition, then you need to be more careful to prevent yourself from getting infection.

  • You must ensure proper hand hygiene.
  • Washing your hands more often with soap and water and using hand sanitizers is important.
  • You should ensure proper respiratory hygiene.
  • You should also maintain proper social distancing by not going out and by not participating in any gathering.

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