In Moscow for minor coronavirus allowed to be treated at home, but not all

Department of health of Moscow has approved the algorithm for the treatment of patients with coronavirus and health care workers during the inspection of patients at home in mild course of the disease it can be treated at home, provided that the temperature of the patient is less than 38.5 degrees, no shortness of breath, ALL PHOTOS the Department of health of Moscow has approved the algorithm for the treatment of patients with coronavirus and health care workers during the inspection of patients at home
Subbotina / DepositPhotos With mild disease it can be treated at home, provided that the temperature of the patient is less than 38.5 degrees, no shortness of breath, “breathing rate is less than 30, the saturation of blood with oxygen more than 93%”reads the document published on the website of the Department
Subbotina / DepositPhotos entitled to Mandatory hospitalization for patients with severe clinicalth picture of the disease and if at least one of the above characteristics are not met, for patients with severe and atypical course of SARS and influenza, community-acquired pneumonia
AGN Moscow / Kirill Zykov, the Document requires individuals with lung disease or without symptoms to pass biomaterials, photographed and embark on active surveillance clinic.
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the Department of health of Moscow has approved the algorithm for the treatment of patients with coronavirus and health care workers during the inspection of patients at home. In mild course of the disease it can be treated at home, provided that the temperature of the patient is less than 38.5 degrees, no shortness of breath, “breathing rate is less than 30, the saturation of blood with oxygen over 93%,” reads the document published on the Agency’s website.

put Mandatory hospitalization for patients with severe clinical picture of the disease and if at least one of the above characteristics are not met, for patients with severe and atypical course of SARS and influenza, community-acquired pneumonia. Permission to be treated at home, even the mild form of the coronavirus does not apply to patients from risk groups: older than 65 years with chronic diseases, pregnant women.

the Document requires individuals with lung disease or without symptoms to pass biomaterials, photographed and embark on active surveillance at the clinic. All living together with the patient required to leave the home and also to be under medical supervision.

If the patient lives with family members of high-risk categories with the impossibility of evacuation, the patient will also be admitted. In the treatment at home patient, according to the document, will be assigned to the reception of lopinavir and ritonavir, drinking plenty of fluids, symptomatic therapy (antipyretics, paracetamol). If you feel unwell, the patient should call the doctor.

the Patient will be deemed to be recovered in the absence of symptoms and two negative tests for coronavirus conducted with a difference not less than 48 hours. Also a doctor would need to take a home test (a swab from the throat and nose) of a person, if he came back from a problematic epidemiological situation of the country, or he is older than 60 years or has a chronic illness.

In Russia, coronavirus was confirmed in 495 people in 14 regions. The number of cases are the Moscow (290 cases), Moscow oblast (35 cases) and St. Petersburg (21 cases). The government informally believe that the speed of propagation of coronavirus infection in Russia is similar to the situation in Spain, where he became even worse than in Italy, and a need for more decisive action to quarantine. Officially, the government continues to insist that you can do without it.

the head Physician of the hospital N40 Kommunarka in the Moscow Denis Protsenko said that Russia needs to prepare for the development of the situation with coronavirus in the Italian scenario, the surge in the incidence. In this case, the question arises, who is going to treat the Russians, if the doctors get sick, too: they have now is not enough masks and respirators, and biohazard suits and other personal protective equipment.

the head of the working group of the state Council on combating the spread of coronavirus Sergei Sobyanin told President Vladimir Putin that the dynamics of the spread of coronavirus in Russia remains high, and the authorities do not have data about the real prevalence COVID-19 in the regions. The amount of testing there is very low and not all regions of the Russian Federation realize the real danger of the situation. In this regard, the mayor asked the President to influence the governors to strictly control the epidemiological situation.