Corona Virus has created a massacre all over the country. Its second stan in India has knocked. Now more oxygen is needed than ventilator. Due to such increased demand, there is a shortage of medical oxygen. There is a long line outside the hospitals. Many patients are dying due to lack of oxygen on time.
From the center to the state government has started making efforts on its behalf. Especially patients who are being treated at home. They should know what are the symptoms of reduced oxygen level in the body. Need to know when the hospital.
Check oxygen level
According to Delhi AIIMS director Randeep Guleria, home quarantine patients should keep checking their oxygen levels. For this, keep a pulse oximeter device at home. If the reading is more than 94, then there is no danger.
Danger if oxygen level falls below 90
The oxygen level decreases rapidly when there is a corona. If the patient’s spo2 level is between 94 and 100, he is healthy. If the level falls below 94, then there can be many problems. At the same time, if the saturation level goes below 90, then there is danger for the patients. Such a patient needs to be hospitalized immediately.
Do Proning Exercise at home
If the patient’s oxygen level is between 91 and 94 then at home, a pruning exercise is beneficial. To do this, put the patient on the stomach. Place a pillow under his neck. Keep one or two pillows under the chest and abdomen. Place two pillows under the toes. Stayed in this position for 30 minutes. Then lie on the right side and left side once. Doing this helps in increasing the oxygen level in the body.
At the same time, due to lack of oxygen in the body, the face turns blue. Along with this, there is difficulty in breathing, chest pain, chest pressure, cough and severe headache. Contact the doctor immediately if you notice such symptoms.