Doctors visit patients at home amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Bergamo

Doctors visit patients at home amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Bergamo

A doctor in protective suit prepares before visiting patients suffering from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Bergamo, the epicentre of Italy’s outbreak, April 16, 2020. Patients with symptoms that are not too severe are treated at home in Bergamo, to avoid overcrowding hospitals already overwhelmed with patients needing intensive care. REUTERS/Flavio Lo Scalzo