Severe restrictions in connection with coronavirus infection may be needed. This may 6 at the briefing said the Director General of the world health organization (who) tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus in my opening remarks, the transcript of which is published in the who website.
“The risk of a return to the restrictions continues to be viable if countries do not manage the transition very carefully and with a phased approach,” he said.
The Director General of the who called the criteria that countries should consider the mitigation of quarantine restrictions. Among them, in particular, continuous testing and a decrease in the number of new cases COVID-19; the ability to track contacts of patients, prevention in places of a congestion of people; control over possible importation of infection from outside.
On the outbreak of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 first reported by the Chinese authorities in December 2019. March 11, 2020, the who announced the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, on 7 may, the number of infected with the coronavirus in the world exceeded 3.75 million people, more than 1.24 million recovered, almost 264 thousand died.
In Ukraine on the morning of may 6 was 13, 184 cases of infection with coronavirus infection, 327 patients with COVID-19 died.