Hiroaki Fujita leaves the hospital with a bouquet in Dubai.
Doctors and nurses, still wearing protective gear, lined up clapping for Hiroaki Fujita as he left the Dubai World Trade Centre which was converted to a 3,000-bed field hospital in April to treat virus patients.
"I ask everyone to take a more safer way," Fujita told reporters. "Feeling very good that I am about to go out."
The number of coronavirus cases in the United Arab Emirates has dropped sharply from a peak of 900 a day in May, although there has been a new uptick recently to more than 500 cases daily.
The UAE has so far reported 52,600 coronavirus cases including 326 deaths and 41,714 recoveries.
A majority of the remaining patients are being treated at other hospitals across the UAE and some of them are recovering at home.
Director of the hospital Manal Taryam said medical equipment used would be "kept at stores and will be continuously sterilised, making them ready ... in case of a second wave."
"If we need, we can reactivate the field hospital within hours ... But we are confident while closing it," she said.
"Today, thanks to efforts ... we have been able to put the pandemic under control," Taryam said.
The closure coincides with Dubai reopening its doors for tourists after a four-month shutdown with the hope of reviving the key tourism sector.
Through E-Hospital app, any patient from any part of the world — either a city or remote areas — will have access to quality healthcare from the best international experts in each medical field.
A visiting official of the International Hospital Federation (IHF) said all public and private hospitals around the world should always look for and apply ways and means to smoothly initiate the completion of “routinary” medical tasks alongside any unexpected situations.
"Iker Casillas suffered an acute heart attack during this Wednesday's training session," Porto said in a statement on their official website.
It's not the operating room that is risky for patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery; it is the recovery period as researchers have found that only 0.7 per cent of deaths in these patients occurred in the operation room, whereas 29 per cent of deaths occurred after discharge.
Indonesia's rumbling Mount Sinabung erupted Monday, sending a column of volcanic materials as high as 5,000 meters (16,400 feet) into the sky and depositing ash on villages.
All residents are advised to conduct a CIVID-19 PCR test before flying to the UAE.
The SPEA said if parents are reluctant to send kids to the schools in the first phase of reopening, they can choose the distance learning option.
Sharjah Public Library (SPL), an affiliate of the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), will host a series of four expert-led virtual sessions in August on topics that range from human development and self-development to culture and education, moderated by Rama Muhana.