According to the chief pulmonologist of Ministry of health of the Russian Federation Sergey Avdeev, the most important symptom pointing to a severe form of coronavirus, is not the temperature with cough and shortness of breath.

“Lack of air indicates a more severe form of disease,” — he said during the program “60 minutes” on TV channel “Russia 1”.

anyone who notices a shortness of breath, the doctor advised immediately to go to the hospital and be ready for hospitalization. Patients to avoid complications, you must follow their feelings, he added.

the Doctor said that mild disease coronavirus occurs more often than in heavy. In this case hospitalization is required, not all positive: most of them can be treated at home under the supervision of physicians, Avdeev has concluded.