According to the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as of July 9, in Ukraine there have been officially confirmed 51,224 COVID-19 cases, 23,784 people recovered, 1,327 patients died. During the 24 hours, 810 new cases have been confirmed.
The number of registered active cases as of July 9 is 26,113 people. The largest number of active patients per 100,000 population was registered in Chernivtsi (267.2), Lviv (219.7) and Zakarpattia (189.8) regions.
Now 3,931 people are undergoing inpatient treatment. There are 85 people out of this number having severe symptoms and undergoing treatment with the use of artificial lung ventilation machines. A total of 13,655 people needed hospitalization, 424 patients needed to undergo mechanical ventilation treatment.
In total 3,682 cases among children and 7,178 cases among healthcare workers were recorded. 37,559 patients have been undergoing outpatient treatment.
A total of 760,247 samples in Ukraine were tested using PCR method and 315,874 samples using ELISA method. During the 24 hours, 13,938 samples were tested using PCR method.
As of July 9, coronavirus disease was registered:
Data from the temporarily occupied territories of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, Donetsk, Luhansk regions and the city of Sevastopol are not available. The studies were conducted by the Virology Reference Laboratory of the Public Health Center of Ukraine, as well as by regional laboratories.
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 yourself from infection.