Fast Confession - Doctor Martina Vašáková: What's happening around covid seems like an overkill to me


Before the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in the Czech Republic, the name of professor Martina Vašáková would have been known only in the medical field. But the personable leading Czech specialist in the treatment of lung diseases, chairwoman of the Czech Society of Pneumology and Phthisiology and head of the Pneumology Clinic of the 1st Faculty of Medicine and the Thomayer Hospital in Prague, has become a "coronavirus" celebrity who has a lot to say on the topic. In an interview for, she talked not only about the coronavirus, but also about the lungs themselves, which are an extremely important organ for human life.