A 50-year-old Chinese man who almost lost his life to Covid-19 was able to leave hospital on Friday after undergoing a complicated medical procedure known as extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Photo: Weibo

Coronavirus: intensive care techniques prove vital to saving lives

  • Chinese doctors use extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to rescue critically ill patient from verge of death
  • Shortage of key equipment in Italy may have contributed to high mortality rate, experts say
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak
A 50-year-old Chinese man who almost lost his life to Covid-19 was able to leave hospital on Friday after undergoing a complicated medical procedure known as extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Photo: Weibo
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