Last Monday Mogilev city emergency station took 117 patients. Traditionally the number of patients increases after holidays. On Christmas Day there were 82 patients. January, 8 and January, 9 fixed 99 and 100 patients respectively. The information is provided by Aleksey Davydov, a chief of Mogilev city emergency station.
Holidays make people forget caution. Citizens drink a lot of alcohol. It results in injuries: contusions, bone dislocations, stretchings. Fractures make about 25% of injuries. 6-7 patients with serious injuries were taken to hospital. And it is more than usual.
January, 2 witnessed a peak number of patients: 140 people applied for medical assistance to Mogilev city emergency station.