According to a criminal complaint, Frank Ludlow of West Sussex shipped scores of fake COVID-19 treatment kits to the United States.
Over half of the doctors and nurses who died after testing positive have been in Italy, where more than 9,000 health workers have been infected so far, nearly the same amount as in Spain.
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The number of confirmed infections also saw a significant drop from a 20 percent increase last week, while the daily death toll also fell on Monday.
The 60-year-old New Jersey doctor was reported to have been coughing a lot and had breathing issues days before he died.
There's no agreement about what factors to consider. Alabama guidelines would exclude patients with severe mental retardation. New York policy is to maximize the number of lives saved—meaning a 90-year-old patient would get the same priority as a 20-year-old.
There is currently no vaccine or specific treatment for COVID-19.
While face masks can help slow the spread of coronavirus, some medical officials worry that cloth masks may discourage wearers from observing other preventative measures like social distancing and hand washing.
Some 15 million U.S. adults have the condition according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The COVID-19 virus has spread to at least 181 countries and regions, including more than 236,000 confirmed infections in the U.S., the global epicenter of the outbreak.
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Italy and Spain have the highest death tolls, as well as the largest number of patients who have recovered from infection.
California Governor Gavin Newsom projects the second half of May may see a surge in cases but the peak in infection could take place sooner in late April, according to the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME).
The clinicians who treated her said the complication is rare.
About 31 percent of Mississippians who tested positive for coronavirus have been hospitalized.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge spoke to staff at Queen's Hospital Burton, where consultant Amged El-Hawrani worked before he died from coronavirus over the weekend.
Common symptoms include a fever, cough, and shortness of breath, according to the CDC.
The 31-year-old had suffered from blurred vision for almost a month before she visited the E.R.
More than 10 countries in the world, including the U.S., have reported weekly death counts in the hundreds and thousands.
"I am deeply concerned about the rapid escalation and global spread of infection," said Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.