WHO halts hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir hospital therapy for COVID-19 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The World Health Organization (WHO) discontinues the clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine (an antimalarial drug) and lopinavir/ritonavir (antiretroviral drugs) in therapy of hospitalized coronavirus patients, WHO said in a statement on Saturday.
Woman diagnosed with pneumonia gives birth to two babies in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The 37-year-old woman diagnosed with two-sided polysegmental community-acquired pneumonia has given birth to two girls at the regional multi-purpose hospital No.2, Kazinform correspondent cites Akmola region's health office.
Aktobe converts university's dormitory into 600-bed hospital AKTOBE. KAZINFORM - A dormitory of the West Kazakhstan Medical University is to be turned into a temporary hospital to receive patients with pneumonia in Aktobe city, Nurzhaugan Kalauov, deputy regional governor, told a briefing at the regional communications service on Friday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Total COVID-19 recoveries rise to 14,861 in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - 84 more people have recovered from the coronavirus infection in Kazakhstan, including 10 in East Kazakhstan region, 50 in West Kazakhstan region, 3 in Kostanay region, 8 in Pavlodar region, and 13 in Aktobe region, Kazinform reports.