Some patients who recovered from coronavirus infection, you may need a long period of rehabilitation to fully recover. This was at the briefing on may 12 said the Executive Director of the world health organization emergency health Mike Ryan.
“We must remember that many of the hospitalized patients suffered from severe disease, and although they have recovered from the virus, they may experience long-term health problems, to feel fatigue,” said he.
According to Ryan, coronavirus affects not only the respiratory but also cardiovascular system, disrupts the function of the liver and kidneys.
“So people can remain quite weak, without energy. You can see data from hospitals that many people need a lot of time to recover in the hospital. We should expect that after discharge the recovery process continues and people aren’t always completely healthy when they are discharged,” – concluded the representative of who.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 4.21 million people, of whom more than 287 thousand died of 1.47 million recovered.