According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of 9:00 a.m. on April 23, in Ukraine there have been confirmed 7,170 COVID-19 cases, 187 patients died, 504 patients recovered. During the 24 hours, 578 new cases were recorded.
As of April 23, coronavirus disease was registered:
Vinnytsia region - 353 cases;
Volyn region - 188 cases;
Dnipropetrovsk region - 186 cases;
Donetsk region - 21 cases;
Zhytomyr region - 304 cases;
Zakarpattia region - 230 cases;
Zaporizhia region - 146 cases;
Ivano-Frankivsk region - 644 cases;
Kirovograd region - 258 cases;
Kyiv - 1,059 cases;
Kyiv region - 451 cases;
Lviv region - 282 cases;
Luhansk region - 27 cases;
Mykolaiv region - 99 cases;
Odesa region - 161 cases;
Poltava region - 161 cases;
Rivne region - 396 cases;
Sumy region - 89 cases;
Ternopil region - 499 cases;
Kharkiv region - 101 cases;
Kherson region – 77 cases;
Khmelnytsky region - 61 cases;
Chernivtsi region - 1,140 cases;
Cherkasy region - 220 cases;
Chernihiv region - 17 cases.
Data from the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Donetsk, Luhansk regions and the city of Sevastopol are missing.
4,862 patients, including 372 children are undergoing outpatient treatment. A total of 2,308 people were hospitalized, including 103 children and 223 medical personnel. There are 100 people including 1 child having severe symptoms and undergoing treatment with the use of artificial lung ventilation machines.
As a result of the complications caused by the disease, 187 people died with 94 men out of this number and 93 women with 85% of deaths occurring in the 50 and above age group.
A total of 504 people have already recovered - repeat laboratory testing has found no virus in body.
The studies were conducted by the Virology Reference Laboratory of the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as well as by regional laboratories. As of the morning of April 23, 2020, the Center received 1,409 reports of suspected COVID-19 cases. Since the beginning of 2020, 21,058 COVID-19 suspicions have been received.
The Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine urges when having the first symptoms of respiratory illnesses to call a family doctor. Stay home! Self-isolation is the most efficient way to protect oneself from infection.