‘This looks like operating in a war zone’: Italian doctor who treated Italy’s ‘Patient 1’ battles to save lives from coronavirus

Maria Teresa Santaguida
‘This looks like operating in a war zone’: Italian doctor who treated Italy’s ‘Patient 1’ battles to save lives from coronavirus

‘We lose almost 4 pounds every day after every shift,’ says Roberto Rizzardi, the doctor who has run the ER of Italy’s San Matteo hospital, in Pavia, for 25 years.