CoronaVirus Update: Testing, Medication, Quarantine, Testing and Safety Protocols
COVID-19 confirmed and death case development South Korea 2020
Published by Won So, Apr 24, 2020
As of April 24, 2020, South Korea confirmed 10,708 cases of infection including 240 deaths after the first case of Coronavirus in the country on January 20.
The distribution of infected people was concentrated in Seoul and the metropolitan area in the early stages and now expanded to provinces.
Health & Pharmaceuticals
1. 800 mg dose of HydroxyChloroquine on day 1 (and dependent on patient's status of deterioration.
400mg daily --given in 2 doses of 200mg each for 5 days
2. Azithromycin or Doxycycline
3. Zinc Sulfate 50-150mg daily
State of Health
Age comparison of COVID-19 fatality rate South Korea 2020
As of April 24, 2020, the fatality rate of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in South Korea was highest among the age group of 80 years or older. South Korea confirmed a total of 10,708 cases of infection including 240 deaths since the first case of coronavirus in the country occurred on January 20.