|Author (Person)||Alexakis, Leonidas, Colzani, Edoardo, Dias, Joana Gomes, Kinross, Pete, Monnet, Dominique L., Wijermans, Ariana|
|Publisher||European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)|
|Series Details||Volume 25, Number 11|
|Publication Date||March 2020|
|Content Type||Journal Article|
The cumulative incidence of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases is showing similar trends in European Union/European Economic Area countries and the United Kingdom confirming that, while at a different stage depending on the country, the COVID-19 pandemic is progressing rapidly in all countries.
Based on the experience from Italy, countries, hospitals and intensive care units should increase their preparedness for a surge of patients with COVID-19 who will require healthcare, and in particular intensive care.
|Subject Tags||Diseases, Public Health|
|Countries / Regions||United Kingdom|
|International Organisations||European Economic Area [EEA], European Union [EU]|