has infected After a dentist at the University of Zurich with the Coronavirus, the teaching at the centre for dental medicine (ZZM) is expected to be up to 15. March set. This is because due to the latest If there are too many employees in quarantine had to go. For more confirmed cases there are not.
The affected dentist is the first case at the location in the city centre. The ZZM is located a short distance from the main building. The patients, according to a communication from the Uni clinically well. He is home in home insulation.
No risk for the patient
For patients who have been treated at the University dental, was apparently not a danger: "The ZZM treating tooth wear doctors always a hygiene mask. Patients are therefore protected from a corona virus infection, even if the treating dentist is infected," says a spokesman for the University.
patients of appointments of students to be moved, or, if this is not possible, the clinic passed. If agreed patient appointments can not be perceived due to the quarantine measures to be used to move the dates.
closed Previously, was affected in the University of Zurich only the Institute for mathematics, where there has been a total of 9 confirmed cases. The Institute is located on-site at the Irchel. The building of the Institute of mathematics was up to and including the 22. March closed. All mathematics Lectures and Exercises, as well as all of the building events are deleted then also. The students will be informed directly by the instructors of any online course offerings, the University of Zurich.
So, of the 19 cases in the Canton of Zurich, of which 10 at the University. Employees of the Directorate of Health with all the infected persons and their closest persons to contact in connection.
Further teaching takes place regularly instead of
the further teaching of these cases have not, however, influence how the University informs. This would continue to be regular. On the implementation of events outside of the regular teaching operation from 150 Participants by the management of the University arbitration Committee shall decide from now on.
In an original Version of this article, it was said, at the University of Zurich there is 12 cases. This number has now been of the University of corrected. There are 10 cases.
Created: 05.03.2020, 16:48 PMUpdated Date: 06 March 2020, 01:00