In the Split hospital on Friday morning was the first victim died of swine flu. It is about a middle-aged patient who is admitted to the intensive care unit several days ago with the Department of Pulmonary Diseases, and from whom it was diagnosed with the H1N1 virus.
'After a few days on a respirator and attempted treatment of pneumonia the patient died on Friday at 8.30 pm. The situation is serious even in a middle-aged man, usually, chronic lung patients, who also is on a respirator. And with him was found the H1N1 virus, "said Head of the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Dr. Anthony Ujević.