In hospitals designated for coronavirus treatment, there are 2,071 ventilators.
Health Minister Maxim Stepanov noted it during a briefing on April 19, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“There are 243 hospitals in Ukraine which are designated to fight against COVID-19 coronavirus disease. They have 2071 mechanical ventilation devices, of which 175 are involved. This is a little more than 8%”, he said. he declares.
Stepanov assured that the coronavirus treatment is free, as well as the connection, if necessary, to a mechanical ventilation device.
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As reported, on the morning of April 19, 5449 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which 141 were fatal, 347 patients recovered.
During the last day, 343 new cases were recorded. In addition, the previous days, April 16 and 17, there were 444 and 501 new cases.
During the pandemic in Ukraine, 1,031 medical workers fell ill with coronavirus, which represents approximately one fifth of all patients.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru