The corona epidemic is raging in Austria, the hospitals are at their limit.
4,629 corona patients are currently hospitalized in Austria. 687 of them are cared for in the intensive care unit. There they are supported with additional oxygen. When the pneumonia almost completely prevents breathing, patients are intubated and ventilated.
Patients are added every day, the number of infections is too high. The highest number of new infections was currently recorded in Upper Austria with 1,301 new infections in the last 24 hours.
In the last 24 hours, 108 people across Austria have died as a result of the corona virus, 2,224 since the pandemic began. A total of 156,483 sick people have recovered.