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Where are Hong Kong's flu patients being treated?

Using data provided by the Hong Kong Department of Health on February 24, the South China Morning Post has mapped the number of patients with severe cases of seasonal influenza who were treated at various public and private hospitals throughout the city between January 2 and February 23.

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 24 February, 2015, 4:17pm
UPDATED : Wednesday, 04 November, 2015, 11:35am

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Using data provided by the Hong Kong Department of Health on February 24, the South China Morning Post has mapped the number of patients with severe cases of seasonal influenza who were treated at various public and private hospitals throughout the city between January 2 and February 23. 

By mid-day Monday, a total of 352 patients with severe cases of seasonal influenza had been admitted to intensive care units at Hong Kong hospitals this year, of whom 254 had died. 

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