All Russians older than 65 years with symptoms of SARS will be tested for coronavirus

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Russians over 65 years of age with symptoms of SARS will necessarily test for coronavirus infection. This resolution was signed by the chief sanitary doctor of Russia Anna Popova, reports “”.

Popov has instructed the governors to make sure citizens over the age of 65 years seeking medical care, laboratory testing for coronavirus.

in Addition, be tested for COVID-19 have returned to Russia with signs of respiratory disease, contact with infected with coronavirus and citizens diagnosed with “community acquired pneumonia”.

Laboratory testing is also mandated to make all of establishments of Federal service of execution of punishments (FSIN) and the staff if they have symptoms of SARS.

the Resolution “On additional measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus” comes into force on 1 April.

CPS has advised citizens to watch less news about the coronavirus. Experts stressed that the latest information on coronavirus, readers should refer to official sources such as the world health organization (who).

the Department also advised the Russians on the isolation to pay attention more to their health: eat right, exercise, keep regular sleep, communicate with family and friends.

When a stressful situation citizens are advised to seek medical or psychological help from professionals. The Department urged not to suppress such as alcohol, tobacco or other substances.

Total worldwide, according to who, the number of people infected with coronavirus has already exceeded 750 thousand people, more than 36 thousand died. In Russia recorded cases of 2337, died 17 people.

Five elderly patients with COVID-19 died in Moscow

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