MOSCOW, may 4/ Radio Sputnik. Lowest mortality rate from coronavirus in Russia due to the rapid detection of disease and initiation of treatment, said in the program “Thank you, doctor” on YouTube channel Soloviev LIVE the chief infectious diseases specialist of Ministry of health Elena Malinnikova.

the Doctor explained that under mortality refers to the ratio of the number of deaths from coronavirus infection to the average population. In Russia this figure is 5.5 cases per million people, and growth is slower than in other European countries, said the expert.

she Also pointed out that Russian citizens in time appeal to doctors with suspected disease.

According to the latest data, in Russia revealed more than 145 thousand cases of coronavirus, more than 18 thousand patients have recovered, 1 356 people died as a result of complications.

Monday Afternoon radio Sputnik reported that the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova evaluated the surge of coronavirus cases in recent days.

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