Combating the rapid spread of the disease caused by the new coronavirus, already called “Wuhan pneumonia,” requires the unification of all countries of the world.
The World Health Organization (WHO), having analyzed the outbreak in China, called on all countries around the world to carry out full anti-epidemic and preventive measures and to report all cases Infection.
A separate WHO recommendation is intended for health professionals to actively participate in the knowledge of the deadly disease and to intensify research to help understand the nature of the virus and develop methods to control it.
The Chinese authorities took advantage of the experience of combating SARS in 2003 and began construction of a one-thousand-bed hospital in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, the epicenter of the spread of the new coronavirus.
The new hospital will be built in just six days and will allow – on the one hand, to limit contact with patients, which is a densely populated city is a priority, and on the other – will become a place of concentration of medical resources.
Meanwhile, the danger is gradually approaching the borders of our country.
Medics in the Chinese city of Suihua, located in Heilongjiang Province, 430 kilometers from the border with Russia, recorded the first death from pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus.