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Hong Kong coronavirus: children restrained to ward beds for safety and parents told beforehand, officials say over row on isolation of babies

Hong Kong’s Hospital Authority has stressed that children being treated in paediatric wards are only placed in restraints after parents are notified and under no circumstances would the adults be unaware of such an arrangement.The authority clarified its position late on Wednesday night after media outlets, including the Post, reported claims circulating online that infants were being secured to beds while undergoing treatment for Covid-19 in conditions that shocked their parents.But a hospital…

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