PHOTOS Frontline medical staff fight coronavirus in Rome

PHOTOS

Frontline medical staff fight coronavirus in Rome

Xinhua

09:41, April 13, 2020

Doctor Monica Carfora puts on protective equipment before entering the COVID-19 department at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday. (Photos: Xinhua)

Doctor Monica Carfora walks to the COVID-19 department at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

Medical workers walk to the COVID-19 department at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday. (Photo by Alberto Lingria/Xinhua)

A nurse puts on protective equipment before entering the COVID-19 department at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

Doctor Monica Carfora poses with an Easter Egg during a break at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

Medics work at a tent to receive ambulances at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

A nurse wearing protective equipment walks to the COVID-19 department at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

Doctor Monica Carfora talks with her husband on the phone at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

Doctor Monica Carfora walks to the COVID-19 department at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

Medical workers prepare to enjoy special Easter breakfast at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

Doctor Monica Carfora puts on protective equipment before entering the COVID-19 department at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

A nurse puts on protective equipment before entering the COVID-19 department at Santo Spirito Hospital in Rome, Italy, April 12, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 19,468 lives in locked-down Italy, bringing the total number of infections, fatalities and recoveries so far to 152,271, according to the latest data released by the country's Civil Protection Department on Saturday.

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