Chinese doctors begin medical treatment in Barbuda

A team of eight medical Chinese doctors from the Ark Peace made their first trip to Barbuda earlier today.

They began assessing and treating almost 120 patients who have registered for operations in Barbuda.

The Director of the Ship Guo BaoFeng, through his translator Jiang Shan gave an update on the work being done at the Hannah Thomas Hospital.

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The specialists brought with them a number of portable equipment from the hospital ship.

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Meanwhile, another team of Chinese specialists treated 96 patients at the Care project on Wednesday.

Between Monday and midday Thursday, doctors treated more than 2,096 patients.

These include house checks for 49 people and auxiliary services like CT scans, DR and ultra sound for 1418.

Shan outlines the most prevalent cases they have had to treat.

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