Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, where patients infected with the new coronavirus have been treated. Photo: EPA-EFEJinyintan hospital in Wuhan, where patients infected with the new coronavirus have been treated. Photo: EPA-EFE
Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, where patients infected with the new coronavirus have been treated. Photo: EPA-EFE

Tracking Wuhan virus a ‘jigsaw puzzle’ as China cracks down with quarantine powers

  • Prevention and control in hospitals is key to controlling outbreak, disease specialist says
  • Hospitals nationwide authorised to quarantine any suspected carriers of the virus and their close contacts

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, where patients infected with the new coronavirus have been treated. Photo: EPA-EFEJinyintan hospital in Wuhan, where patients infected with the new coronavirus have been treated. Photo: EPA-EFE
Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, where patients infected with the new coronavirus have been treated. Photo: EPA-EFE
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