Doctors save female stopping breathing in asthma attack

Doctors of Hoan My Van Phuc Hospital in the southern province of Binh Duong called for contribution of all departments to save a female in a coma because of overuse of bronchodilators

A doctor is examining the female  worker (Photo: SGGP)

A doctor is examining the female worker (Photo: SGGP)

A 31 year old worker in Thuan An Town was taken to emergency ward when she was in coma and mydriasis and her heart beat slowly.
Realizing that she was at risk of death, doctors of emergency ward rang alarm bell to call for contribution of their peers in other wards. Female patient was put on ventilator. After 20-minute intensive care, the female worker could cough and breathe again.
Her relatives said that she has asthma. At the end of 2017, she was receiving treatment as per a special diagram set by the Ministry of Health.
However, because she stopped periodic medical check-up and go to drugstores to buy medication by herself resulting in more serious condition and today incident.

By THANH AN – Translated by UYEN PHUONG

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