The doctor warned of a rapid deterioration in the condition of patients with COVID-19 :: Society :: RBC


The transition from mild to severe in patients with coronavirus infection COVID-19 may take less than a day. About it reported “RIA News” Georgy Sapronov, chief freelance infectious disease specialist at the Russian President’s Administration, head of the center for infectious diseases

“If in the morning the patient still feels more or less, then in the evening he may end up in a resuscitation bed. Of course, most doctors are not ready for this either. The swiftness is amazing, ”he said.

In this regard, doctors consider it very important to monitor the patient, Sapronov added.

The doctor named places with a high risk of coronavirus infection

Photo: Komsomolskaya Pravda / Global Look Press

Earlier, a pediatrician, infectious disease specialist, vaccinologist Yevgeny Timakov said that people suffering from bronchial asthma are harder to others than any viral infections, including COVID-19. According to the vaccinologist, patients with asthma should be especially careful about their health during the coronavirus epidemic. In particular, he recommended that they observe self-isolation, wear medical masks and maintain social distance.

According to the last given Coronavirus operational headquarters in Russia revealed more than 242 thousand cases of coronavirus infections. In total, 2212 people died in the country.

Thus, Russia came out on the second place in the world in the number of infected COVID-19 after the United States, where more than 1.3 million infections were detected. More than 84 thousand people died.

Coronavirus spread rate in Russia

Cases per day

Source: Federal and Regional Anti-Virus Activities

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