Kyiv doctors expect peak incidence of coronavirus after April 10

Source : 112 Ukraine

According to some forecasts, the peak may fall on this weekend
23:55, 8 April 2020

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Some Kyiv doctors predict a peak incidence of coronavirus this weekend, April 11-12, while others are talking about April 14-15, as the 112 Ukraine TV channel reports.

"Talking with the doctors of these hospitals, we learned about two options for the peak incidence of coronavirus in Kyiv. The first option is this weekend, April 11-12. According to another forecast, this will happen later, on April 14-15," the correspondent said.

He noted that he talked with the doctors of seven hospitals in Kyiv, where people with coronavirus are hosted. These are mainly specialized infectious disease hospitals, or large multidisciplinary support hospitals.

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“In the Kyiv City Oleksandrivska Clinical Hospital, another department was converted into an infectious department for them (patients with coronavirus - 112 International) They provided 70 beds, including 30 for seriously ill patients. In the children's infectious diseases hospital, they said, they additionally stocked up personal protective equipment for doctors and purchased reusable suits,” the correspondent added.

He also said that, as directed by the Ministry of Health, some hospitals began to equip special distribution tents in the yards. One, in particular, was installed near Kyiv Clinical Hospital No. 9.

As reported, the number of cases in Ukraine increased by 206 cases per day. There are 1,668 confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in the country. 52 deaths were recorded in Ukraine, and 35 patients recovered.

As we reported, the government of Spain plans to begin a gradual easing of quarantine measures imposed due to coronavirus starting from April 26.

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