Tatyana Golikova. Photo Dmitry Astakhov / RIA Novosti
The cause of death of thousands of Russians, probably, it is necessary to clarify. This was told by Deputy Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova, commenting on Rosstat statistics in the channel 360, reports RIA Novosti.
Golikova explained that in statistics there is a group of 1052 people for whom a coronavirus was not the main cause of death, but significantly influenced the development of chronic disease. In addition, some patients the virus does not have an impact on chronic disease, but was confirmed by a test.
Thus, the coronavirus had an impact on the negative development of chronic diseases in 435 cases. Test positive for the infection, not exacerbating the course of chronic diseases, was detected in 617 cases. All of them will require future clarification.
Golikova earlier said that the peak incidence of coronavirus in Russia took place on may 11. According to her, at this time the country began to exit from the mode days. In that period, PCR testing for the presence of coronavirus has increased in 5.6 times.
Since the beginning of the pandemic in Russia revealed 520 129 cases of coronavirus in 85 regions. For the entire period recorded 6829 deaths, recovered 274, 641.
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