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COVID-19: France Converts High-speed Train Into ICU To Transport Patients

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has turned a high-speed train into an intensive care unit to evacuate those infected with the from overwhelmed hospitals in the outbreak’s epicenter.

The TGV train began transporting about 20 patients from Strasbourg, the capital city of the hard-hit Grand Est region, to less-strained hospitals in the Pays-de-la-Loire and other regions Thursday morning.

The government is calling the innovation a “first in Europe.”

Samuel Nelson
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