The pace of the pandemic has accelerated in the last week in the world daily record more than 160 thousand new cases of coronavirus. About it July 1 at the briefing said the Director General of the world organization of health tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus.
To June account for almost 60% of all cases of infections, said the who.
According to him, to bring the situation under control will help several components: tests, isolation of the infected and tracing their contacts, as well as compliance with social distance.
Of ghebreyesus stressed that it is important to train physicians working with patients with СOVID-19 and form the population.
He reminded that many countries have managed to curb the coronavirus, but the situation could get worse when they start to remove restrictions. To avoid the introduction of new restrictive measures will help a comprehensive approach.
“We are concerned that some countries have not used all of their available tools and operated in a fragmented way. These countries have a long and difficult journey. One of the lessons of the pandemic is that regardless of the situation in the country we can deal with it,” he said Ghebreyesus. He recalled that Italy and Spain, which was the epicenter of the pandemic in March, managed to stop the spread of the virus.
He added that the fastest way out of the pandemic – “follow the scientific advice”.
On June 29, Ghebreyesus said that a global pandemic is accelerating.
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.
As of this morning throughout the world, the coronavirus has infected 10 668 410. Victims COVID-19 515 694 people, recovered 5 464 430.