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Govt issues new clinical guidance for management of adult Covid patients


  • The Health and Family Welfare Ministry has issued new clinical guidance for the management of adult Covid-19 patients in the country. 
  • Under the new guidance, active tuberculosis has been added to the high-risk disease for Covid-19. 
  • People above the age of 60, people having cardiovascular disease, hypertension, diabetes, HIV, chronic lung, kidney, liver disease, cerebrovascular disease, and obesity are in the high-risk category.