the Number of hospitalized patients with coronavirus continues to rise.
Thursday is the 153 patients hospitalized with coronavirus in the country's hospitals.
The 30 of them are hospitalized in an intensive care unit, of which 27 are in the respirator. This was stated by the Danish Agency for Patient safety. Wednesday was 129 hospitalized.
Of 153 inpatients are 77 of them admitted to hospitals in the Capital Region. In Region Zealand, there are 31 inpatients, while the other three regions have between 11 and 19 hospitalized.
Authorities predict that coronavirusset will put a lot of pressure on the country's hospitals in the coming weeks.
this is Why all non-emergency operations postponed in order to give place to coronapatienter.
at the same time, the hospitals are in the process of training doctors and nurses with other specialties to be able to work in the icu.
Among other things, they must be trained in the use of respirators, as the most ill coronapatienter need.
health Minister Magnus Heunicke (S) indicated on Wednesday that the Danish health care system has 954 respirators for patients with corona.
According to the Danish Health and medicines authority faces up against the 580,000 danes to be infected with corona virus in the first wave of the disease in the course of the spring.
Out of the group to be assessed 11.200 that should be admitted, and the 2800 will need intensive treatment. However, it will not happen at the same time, but over a period of time.
at the same time, the estimate is that between 1680 and 5600 danes will be able to die, while they are infected with coronavirus.
so far six people in Denmark died while they have been infected with the coronavirus. Even if they've been infected, it is not necessarily the cause of death.
the Definition to be included in the statistics is that one is dead, no later than 60 days after you are infected with coronavirus.