On the 24th local time, the total number of confirmed cases in the United States exceeded 25 million, and the total number of inpatients exceeded 110000. Under the severe epidemic situation, many places in the United States are running out of medical resources, especially the medical facilities in the southern and Western epidemic areas are under unprecedented pressure.
Novel coronavirus pneumonia has reached 113600 people in the United States, CNN reported 24. More than 80 thousand of the patients were in the western and southern United States. Texas has seen an average of 20000 new cases a day in recent days, with more than 13000 hospitalized. In Los Angeles County, California, where the epidemic is most serious, more than 6800 people are hospitalized, 24% of whom are in intensive care units.
ABC 24 reported that the proportion of hospitals whose medical resources are close to the critical point has doubled since November, according to the Associated Press analysis of federal hospital data. Now, intensive care units are full in many parts of the United States, which cover more than 40% of the U.S. population.