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Last year the Russians often been to the emergency room because of sudden diseases and conditions (31.5 million trips). It is reported RT with reference to the results of the analysis of the ambulance services carried out by specialists of Central research Institute of organization and Informatization of health, with the Ministry of health.
The second most popular reason for calling an ambulance in Russia was injury and poisoning (3.8 million trips). Childbirth and pregnancy complications have become the cause of 552 thousand visits to doctors.
It is noted that all last year ambulance staff made 43.9 million visits.
Earlier it was reported that in Russia, ambulances began to die almost a quarter more patients than in 2009 (24 percent). So, in 2018, the ambulances died of 6.8 thousand people. In 2009 this figure amounted to 5.5 thousand. The growth in the number of deaths tied to the fact that medical teams were quicker to come.
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