In Italy 150 military doctors, the defense Ministry will be working in a field hospital of the Alpine shooters

150 military doctors and medics arrived on Wednesday from Russia to the Italian city of Bergamo in Lombardy. They will work in an army field hospital of the National Association of the Alpine shooters. This was stated by the President of Lombardia Attilio Fontana at the traditional daily press conference. He stressed that from Russia arrived highly qualified personnel, including resuscitation and immunology, writes in L’eco di Bergamo.

the Column of special equipment with servicemen of the defense Ministry made on Wednesday, the 600-kilometer March from the base of the Italian air force “Practices de Mar” in the city of Bergamo. Russian specialists arrived in Italy to assist in the fight against the spread of coronavirus infections, reports RIA “Novosti” with reference to the defense Ministry.

as part of the Russian column 22 units of special equipment, including a mobile complex analysis and diagnostics, high-performance mobile disinfection means with a stock of disinfectants, with special equipment to provide skilled care heavy patients affected by coronavirus infection.

At the moment in Bergamo is building a field hospital with the participation of volunteers. Also needed workers of building specialities. Planned to finish construction in less than three days, already on March 26. Then will begin the installation of medical equipment for intensive care. It will take five to seven days.

Recall, the number of deaths from the coronavirus (6 820) Italy ranks first in the world. 80% of the patients die in the three most problematic from the point of view of epidemiology of the regions (Lombardy, Emilia-Romagna and Veneto). The total number of infected in the country is close to 70 thousand people.