The death of a woman was confirmed by the chief sanitary doctor of Ukraine Viktor Lyashko during a briefing.
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Died 71-year-old woman from Radomyshl, who discovered the disease. The woman died this afternoon, in the morning she was on a ventilator, her condition worsened sharply, and they could not save her.
The Ministry of Health of Ukraine expressed condolences to the family. The department added that under the supervision of doctors are close relatives with whom she lived, and other people with whom she contacted.
The deceased woman was at risk. As you know, the older generation of people is most vulnerable to infection with coronavirus Covid-19 with a fatal outcome.
Details about the course of a woman's illness
In February, a woman traveled to Poland, already in early March, returned to Lviv, where she was staying with relatives, and then arrived in her city – Radomyshl. The woman felt unwell on March 3, turned to doctors for help, her blood pressure was measured and released home. The Ministry of Health assured that these doctors are now under observation, because they can also be infected. It is known that on March 8 a woman went to service in a local church, where she kissed icons. They only hospitalized a woman when she became completely ill. On March 12, the test confirmed that she was sick with coronavirus, she also found bilateral pneumonia. The very next day, a pensioner began to drop oxygen levels in the blood, so the doctors decided to attach it to the artificial respiration apparatus. The woman's condition stabilized, but after an hour she became sharply worse. Doctors resuscitated the patient five times, but could not save. Now, under the protection and supervision of doctors are 10 relatives of the patient, including three children. Symptoms of coronavirus have not yet been detected. Also isolated are the medical workers contacted by the woman. A state of emergency is introduced in the city of Radomyshl, which provides for certain restrictions, in particular, the closure of entertainment venues and the place of stay of a large number of people. Also in the fourteen thousandth city the movement of minibuses was stopped, even the local bazaar was closed.
Coronavirus mortality statistics
The smallest risks of getting coronavirus in the age group of 10 – 39 years – an indicator of only 0.2%. For 40-49 year olds – 0.3%, respectively; for 50-59 year olds – 1.3%; for 60-69 year olds – 3.4%, for 70-79 year olds – 7.8%.
In the zone of greatest risk are elderly people aged 80+, for them this figure is 13.5%.
Covid-19 Mortality Data / Channel 24 Infographics
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