Ensuring Favorable Conditions in the Wards of Infectious Diseases Hospitals in the Context of a Coronavirus Pandemic

Number of journal: 3-2021

Umnyakova N.P.,
Shubin I.L.,
Shmarov I.A.,
Smirnov V.A.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.31659/0044-4472-2021-3-3-11
УДК: 725.514


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The requirements of regulatory documents for temperature-humidity and light conditions, for ensuring the insolation of hospital rooms in the conditions of the coronavirus pandemic, as well as requirements for vibration protection of high-precision medical equipment (scanners, tomographs, installations for magnetic resonance examination of patients) are presented. The conducted analysis of various regulatory documents has shown the importance of meeting these requirements both in the construction of new hospital buildings and in the conversion of existing hospital facilities into infectious diseases wards for the treatment of coronavirus patients. The article also provides a scientific justification for the need to meet the requirements of the norms for the construction physics to ensure comfortable conditions for patients in hospital wards: favorable temperature conditions, insolation and light conditions in combination with high-quality diagnostics on high-tech equipment will contribute to the recovery of patients without the development of additional complications caused by uneven heat exchange of the human body, the multiplication of bacteria and viruses in the absence of the necessary amount of sunlight, which has a bactericidal and healing effect.
N.P. UMNYAKOVA1, Doctor of Sciences (Engineering) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.),
I.L. SHUBIN1, Doctor of Sciences (Engineering), Corresponding Member of RAACS,
I.A. SHMAROV1, Candidate of Sciences (Engineering),
V.A. SMIRNOV1, 2, Candidate of Sciences (Engineering)

1 Research Institute of Building Physics of the Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Sciences(21, Lokomotivniy Driveway, Moscow, 127238, Russian Federation)
2 National Research Moscow State University of Civil Engineering (26, Yaroslavskoe Highway, Moscow, 129337, Russian Federation)

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For citation: Umnyakova N.P., Shubin I.L., Shmarov I.A., Smirnov V.A. Ensuring favorable conditions in the wards of infectious diseases hospitals in the context of a coronavirus pandemic. Zhilishchnoe Stroitel’stvo [Housing Construction]. 2021. No. 3, pp. 3–11. (In Russian). DOI: https://doi.org/10.31659/0044-4472-2021-3-3-11

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