Agus Dwi Susanto, Chairman, Indonesian Society of Respirology: Covid-19’s Manifestations Are Getting More Varied
The number of health care workers dying from Covid-19 continues to climb. The Indonesian Medical Association has recorded that as of August 4, 74 doctors in total including three lung specialists who directly handled Covid-19 patients have died.
THE third and the last last lung doctor to lose life while fighting the deadly virus was Andhika Kesuma Putra of the Dr. G.L. Tobing Hospital in Deli Serdang Regency, North Sumatra who passed away on August 1 after battling the disease for two weeks.
Agus Dwi Susanto, Chairman of the Indonesian Society of Respirology (PDPI), said 36 out of 1,167 pulmonologists in Indonesia were Covid-19 positive and three had already died albeit their adherence...