Interview with former Chairman of the Hong Kong Hospital Authority, Mr Anthony Wu: Hong Kong is not necessary to fully seal off Topic: Interview with former Chairman of the Hong Kong Hospital Authority, Mr Anthony Wu: Hong Kong is not necessary to fully seal off the China news agency reporters Zeng Pingquan and Guo Zhengxie Standing Committee, former chairman of the Hong Kong Hospital Authority, Mr Anthony Wu accept - January 29 interview with reporters, said the Hong Kong SAR Government 1 May 28 announced closure of some ports, high-speed rail stop flight reduction and other measures to be useful, is expected to flow from the Mainland to Hong Kong people will be reduced by seven to eight percent, Hong Kong is not necessary to fully seal off.January 29 afternoon, take the high-speed railway arrived in Hong Kong West Kowloon Station passengers out of the high-speed rail station.In a few hours, starting at 0:30 on January high of West Kowloon Station will be temporarily closed for thorough cleansing, according to decide when to reopen the development of new outbreaks of pneumonia. China news agency reporters Zhang Wei and She Duiyu our community a voice urged our comprehensive closed the mainland, Mr Wu believes this is not possible, not necessary.He pointed out that although for the novel coronavirus is not completely understood, it is known that contrast "SARS" virus, the new coronavirus destruction is not so high.During the epidemic, "SARS" in 2003, has gone on a middle-aged patient to die, but now there are young cured."Infectious certainly be high, but not so high that the severity of the possible.When SARS in Hong Kong have not closed the now sealed off is not a bit too?"Mr Wu said, everyone from different angles may have different versions for sealed off, and the Government can do now basically have to do, I hope Hong Kong can control the epidemic.Mr Wu said, in response to the number of cases confirmed in Hong Kong at present, the best way is containment, to do everything possible to prevent spread of the epidemic.Therefore, to locate and trace the contacts of confirmed cases, while compatriot immigration restrictions and other measures Hubei is right now it seems.He believes the next 7-10 days is the key to controlling the epidemic period.Mr Wu said that in the past two weeks, the Hong Kong public awareness of a substantial increase in the novel coronavirus, there are more than nine adult wearing a mask.For arrivals may have been, has not yet appeared invisible disease patient, Mr Wu pointed out that the overall isolation worked with mainlanders take the other person can not do the same flight, Hong Kong people to be alert to the epidemic, everything has been careful enough.He mentioned that washing hands is actually more important than wearing a mask.The disease can be spread by droplets, and they tend to wear masks at people is important, but basically if the pitch of the people to keep more than two meters will be slightly better.The biggest problem is the hand contact with the chairs, elevators, subways and other objects, in fact, there will be a large number of viruses and bacteria, so hand washing is important, it was proposed that the best washing gloves.Meet relatives and friends do not shake hands with each other also reduce the chance of infection.In addition, various activities are also canceled this situation, protect yourself.2003 "SARS" when the outbreak, Anthony Wu, a member of the Board of Directors of the Hong Kong Hospital Authority, Hong Kong witnessed the fight against "SARS"." SARS time, much more horrible than now."Mr Wu said that when SARS deaths and more Hong Kong, the Hospital Authority President and some experienced doctors infected, we are very worried.Moreover, the "atypical pneumonia" Early did not know what the causative virus is any drug ineffective."Experienced SARS, Hong Hao, Ye countries around the world or, for these new diseases to understand more, but also ways to cope progress."Mr Wu said the outbreak quickly, genetic sequencing of the virus China has made in a short time is not easy, Wuhan closed city is a difficult but necessary decision.These are the progress of the national response to the new pneumonia when compared to deal with "atypical pneumonia".But good yet?Nor is it.Great room for improvement.For example, if the Wuhan local epidemic under control as soon as possible, the situation today may be much better.Mr Wu said, summing up the experience, after "SARS", the Hong Kong Hospital Authority made a very important decision: whether something all right, health care workers must be prevention equipment, such as masks and protective clothing, save for months supply.In this most critical time, Hong Kong will have sufficient resources available to health care workers.Meanwhile, training in how to care ward of removing protective clothing is a science, if a mistake is equal to the virus into their own hands.He added that Hong Kong also has experience in tracking patient contacts, layer by layer by tracking different people, will shrink less when the infection range "SARS".In addition, the benefit of public health education, Hong Kong hand-washing habits are gradually progress after "SARS".