While cases of infection with the new coronavirus that causes the disease covid-19 is approaching almost a million in all over the world, several countries have begun to prepare for the impact on their hospitals.
The health agencies of many countries are setting up makeshift hospitals to add thousands of beds and areas of intensive care that can help to combat the pandemic, which has caused more than 37,000 deaths up to the 30th of march.
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The labor to build them has been varied, ranging from military personnel to aviation workers who were without work due to the suspension of operations.
In the city of Pachuca, about 100 miles from Mexico City, the capital of the country, the authorities set up a hospital inflatable to treat patients infected with the new coronavirus.
The hospital has different sections that include beds of intensive therapy, intermediate care and observation.
At the beginning of the outbreak, China has built a hospital in 10 days, but in other parts of the world is also making use of auditoriums, stadiums and large parcels to establish the medical centers temporary.
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In London, the auditorium ExCel was enabled as a hospital and set up beds for 500 patients, capacity that could be increased eventually up to 4,000.
The city of New York it is the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S., the country with the highest number of confirmed cases in the world.
It is building a field hospital in the Central Park, as well as a temporary morgue in front of one of the most important hospitals of the city.
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The doctors in the most affected country in Europe, Italydescribe “conditions of war” in their hospitals while treating the patients.
In Crema, Lombardy, the army installed tents and 52 doctors who arrived from Cuba will help the local health professionals.
Iran struggles to contain its outbreak, with over 2,640 deaths due to the virus.
A hospital created by the military in the capital, Tehran, is enabled to receive up to 2,000 patients.
Also raised an emergency hospital in a shopping center of the iranian capital.
Monday, march 30, Brazil account more than 4.579 virus cases and 165 deaths.
Football clubs offered facilities that were used during the 2014 World cup for the system of health care the use.
The soccer stadium and concert venue in Pacaembu, in Sao Paulo, has been converted into a hospital a temporary space for 200 beds.
Paul McCartney and The Rolling Stones are some of the artists that presented their shows in the stadium.
The construction of a field hospital in Rafah, Gaza Strip, began in mid-march.
The United nations warns that poverty and a health system weakened in the disputed territories would lead to an outbreak of coronavirus disastrous.
Spain has reported a high number of deaths for several consecutive days, with a total of 7,716 deaths per covid-19 until the Monday, march 30, according to the recount of the John Hopkins University, united States.
The capital, Madrid, is the most affected, where some patients are being treated by doctors at a convention center.
In Florida, United Statesa convention center will house 250 hospital beds, and is building another similar site in the Fort Lauderdale airport.
The conventions in the Miami-Dade county were cancelled in march when it banned mass gatherings in the united States.
The hospital ship u.s. navy’s Comfort docked on Monday in the city of New York to help with the outbreak of the coronavirus.
The boat is equipped to accommodate around 1,000 beds and 12 operating rooms, among other facilities
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