Case 4 - Case 18 were all Chinese. They worked in UAE and took the same flight. They left from UAE on August 7 and arrived at Shanghai Pudong International Airport on the same day after connecting with Sri Lanka. After entering the customs, they were isolated for observation and had symptoms during the period. According to the epidemiological history, clinical symptoms, laboratory tests and imaging results, the diagnosis was confirmed.
18 imported confirmed cases have been transferred to designated medical institutions for treatment. 237 people who have close contact with the same flight have been tracked, and centralized isolation observation has been implemented.
Novel coronavirus pneumonia prevention and Control Office of Shanghai leading group office has indicated that it will further tighten the whole process of closed-loop management, strictly implement various health management measures, urge relevant enterprises to effectively implement the responsibility of the main body, and grasp the source and remote prevention and control, and resolutely curb the importation of outbreaks. It is reported that the Civil Aviation Department has started the circuit breaker mechanism for relevant flights in accordance with the procedures.
Shanghai Customs and other port departments strictly implement measures such as boarding quarantine, health declaration card audit, temperature measurement and flow adjustment for entry flights and entry personnel, and transfer the patients with fever and other symptoms to designated medical institutions for diagnosis and treatment. Meanwhile, nucleic acid testing is carried out for all entry personnel. Isolation medical observation has been carried out for close contacts of the same aircraft. If any abnormality is found, it will be sent to the designated medical institution for investigation and follow-up treatment.
Shanghai will strictly implement the epidemiological investigation of confirmed cases and screening of isolation personnel, strengthen the treatment of confirmed cases, and organize expert groups to carry out flight epidemic risk assessment. At the same time, in strict accordance with the guidelines for the prevention and control of new coronavirus pneumonia in overseas (Overseas) enterprises in Shanghai, the prevention and control measures for overseas enterprises in Shanghai were further implemented, the main responsibilities of the units were compacted, and the health management of employees by overseas enterprises was strengthened. We will further implement remote control measures for international flights, strengthen pre boarding quarantine and inspection of valid negative nucleic acid certificates.
Shanghai will continue to strengthen the construction of fever clinics, coordinate the rescue efforts of the whole city, concentrate the advantageous medical resources, and support the designated hospitals to do a good job in case treatment. At present, 48 cases of imported sexually transmitted diseases are treated in two designated hospitals. According to the disease conditions, classified treatment and comprehensive treatment of traditional Chinese and Western medicine are implemented. All cases are light or ordinary type, and the condition is stable.