The scenario of the spread of coronavirus infection in Italy is not likely to be repeated in Russia. This was stated by the chief doctor of the hospital in Kommunarka in New Moscow Denis Protsenko.

Absolutely catastrophic situation with a large number of patients, mechanical ventilation and deaths in the North of Italy and softer over the South. So what’s the Italian scenario? Well, probably not, although we are very afraid, — quotes his words TASS.

He noted that in each country the spread of the coronavirus is on its way, and Russia is no exception. The Moscow authorities, according to the doctor, managed to take the necessary measures, which are not given the opportunity to spread the virus across the country.

And in many ways that’s the 2-3 weeks allowed [to give] the system of [time] to rebuild, though, maybe I’m wishful thinking, but the impression he concluded.


For the last day in Russia recorded 10 633 case of new coronavirus infection. Thus, the total number of infected stood at 134 687 cases in 85 regions. According to the Federal operational headquarters, the majority of new cases are registered in Moscow, Moscow region and St. Petersburg, wrote