MOSCOW, may 3 / Radio Sputnik. The main epidemiologist of Ministry of health of the Russian Federation, academician of the RAS Nikolai Briko in an interview with parliamentary newspaper has listed the conditions under which the epidemic of the coronavirus can be considered stopped.

“the completion of the cycle of the epidemic process can only speak when the proportion of new diseases is less than one percent,” said Briko.

He explained that the epidemiological situation varies from region to region, this is now “marked by a certain slowdown of the development intensity of the epidemic process infection”.

Academic cited the example of the growth of cases COVID-19: if 2 APR patients was 27% more, on may 1, the day their number increased by 6.9%.

“Perhaps there is a stabilization of morbidity with the subsequent start of its decline in June,” suggested Briko.

According to the doctor, the decline of the epidemic takes longer than the growth phase, and warned against a premature withdrawal of the restrictions imposed due to the spread of COVID-19.

the specialist said that affects the severity of a new type of coronavirus.

“the outcome of the meeting with the agent and a form of manifestation of the infectious process is determined on the one hand, the number trapped in the body of the pathogen, and on the other individual characteristics of the organism, the ability to resist infection,” – said Briko.

Epidemiologist said that a person’s ability to combat coronavirus infection depends on genetics, the presence of chronic diseases and timely appeal for help to doctors.

Briko sure that the receptor ACE2, which most often is attached to the causative agent of novel coronavirus infection, presented at the cells of the respiratory tract, kidney, esophagus, bladder, ileum, heart, Central nervous system. In this regard, may be affected any organs and systems of man.

the Scientist added that among hospitalized due COVID-19 patients, more than 90% have pneumonia, DIC – more than 50%, acute kidney injury is about 15% and myocardial damage more than 20%.

clinical manifestation of the novel coronavirus infection various forms: from asymptomatic carriage, disease of the respiratory to pneumonia of varying severity with the development of acute respiratory distress syndrome, damage to blood vessels, nervous system and other internal organs, said the epidemiologist.

the Pandemic of novel coronavirus infection has captured almost all countries of the world. According to who, there are more than three million cases of coronavirus, 230 thousand of them died.

In the first place the number of victims and cases of the United States, there is a regime of a major disaster. A list of the most susceptible to coronavirus States were Spain, Italy, France, Germany and the UK.

Earlier radio Sputnik reported that the Japanese again attacked COVID after the quarantine.

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