The State Health Committee of China has called for the rational use of protective suits and other means that are used to protect against coronavirus. The committee of health issues of China stated this, as Interfax-Ukraine informed.
The committee emphasized that excessive and erratic use of overalls leads to its shortage and shortage for those directly related to the fight against the disease.
They note that the supply of medical personnel with protective equipment has improved, but there is still a shortage.
In particular, in Wuhan, where the spread of coronavirus came from, doctors currently require at least 59,000 protective kits, while their supply is only 48,000.
As we reported before, at least 25 Ukrainians are on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship, which was quarantined off the coast of Japan due to the coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak.
In particular, the Public Health Center of the Ministry of Health, referring to the data of the International Health Regulations Coordinator of Japan, reported about 26 citizens of Ukraine, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs - about 25 Ukrainians.
"The national MSME coordinator of Japan announced on February 5 about 26 citizens of Ukraine aboard this cruise ship," the report reads.