Red Cross volunteer
Around the world, medical teams and researchers have been scrambling to respond to the coronavirus , from the front lines of dealing with the sick to the labs working on . Meanwhile, there are roles being worked out for high-tech systems including robots, supercomputers and 3D printers.
One of the most basic tools has been the thermometer. A key indicator of whether someone might be infected with the virus is a fever. Here, a Red Cross volunteer uses a digital thermometer to measure patients’ temperatures in a pre-triage tent outside the hospital in Corigliano-Rossano, Italy, on March 11.
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