Turkish Thoracic Journal
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Struggle Against Pandemic in A Private Hospital: What We Have Learnt from Pandemic?

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Clinic of Pulmonary Disease, Acıbadem Taksim Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey

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Clinic of Infectious Diseases, Acıbadem Taksim Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey

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Clinic of Internal Medicine, Acıbadem Taksim Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey

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Clinic of Gastroenterology, Acıbadem Taksim Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey

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Clinic of Intensive Care Medicine, Acıbadem Taksim Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey

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Clinic of General Surgery, Acıbadem Taksim Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey

Turk Thorac J 2020; 21: 357-360
DOI: 10.5152/TurkThoracJ.2020.20094
Read: 99 Downloads: 37 Published: 30 September 2020

Corona Virus disease 2019 (COVID-19), which is one of the biggest outbreaks in the last century and is caused by a kind of coronavirus, spread to many countries in a short time after being first seen in the Wuhan region of China in December 2019. The COVID-19 outbreak, which spread rapidly and caused many deaths, was declared as a pandemic by the World Health Organization on March 11, 2020. The first COVID-19 case in Turkey, coincidentally, was seen on the same day. In this article, the story of the pandemic struggle successfully carried out in a private hospital and the teachings of the process are provided.

Cite this article as: Dikensoy Ö, Özkök S, Murrja E, et al. Struggle against pandemic in a private hospital: What we have learnt from pandemic?. Turk Thorac J 2020; 21(5): 357-60.

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