Prevention and Risk Reduction from COVID-19 According to Practice Guideline

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Jintaweeporn Paenkaew
Jeerapa Naesae
Tipsukon Kitrungrote

Abstract

           COVID-19 situation in Thailand from 2019-2021 is approaching the fourth year of its pandemic. It is crucial that COVID-19 pandemic should be lessened by close cooperation of all public sectors in reducing the impacts of COVID-19 on people. The beginning of this article introduces readers to an overview of COVID-19 and subsequently guide to self-care practice during infection, risk groups of infection, infection prevention and medical treatments of COVID-19.  The authors aim to  distribute knowledge of  prevention and risk reduction of COVID-19 according to practice guideline, raise awareness of importance of prevention and risk reduction of COVID-19 according to practice guideline in order that people could distribute knowledge of COVID-19 to others in family and community, encourage people to prepare a plan and cope properly with situation which could live safely without COVID-19. This is an example of prevention practice guideline includes 1) wearing properly fitted mask, 2) washing hands often, 3) not using alcohol gel that was exposed to the sun,4) keeping social distancing, 5) coughing or sneezing without a mask removal, 6) washing cloth masks often, 7) avoiding touching the face, 8) not sharing items with others, 9) telling the truth of information to everyone for safety finally.


 

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