“We are in a situation where a morbidity of 1,600 patients a day constantly creates a burden on the health system,” Prof. Ronni Gamzu said.
Some 70% of respondents said that they make sure to wear a mask in all required cases – with 21% wearing one in most cases.
Vietnam has detected new coronavirus cases in other cities, including Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, since its first locally transmitted infections in more than three months were reported in Danang.
For July, US cases rose by 1.87 million, or 69%, and deaths rose by 25,770, or 20%. In June cases rose by 835,000 and deaths by 22,322.