China sends third team of medical experts to Italy

来源:CGTN 时间:2020-03-26 09:15:59

A team of 14 medical experts from southeast China's Fujian Province departed on a chartered flight to Italy on Wednesday morning to aid the European country's fight against the pandemic.

The team consists of experts from several hospitals and the center for disease control and prevention (CDC) of Fujian, as well as an epidemiologist from the national CDC and a pulmonologist from Anhui Province.

The experts specialize in respiratory, intensive care, infectious disease, hospital infection control, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and nursing.

They will share experience in COVID-19 containment with local hospitals and experts, provide consultation services for Chinese communities and Chinese students studying in Italy, and offer them protective supplies and traditional Chinese medicine.