Fast Confession - Head of pulmonary department Jiří Votruba: Patients motivate me the most


Jiří Votruba has been the head of the 1st Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases of the General University Hospital in Prague for ten years. Among other things, he is the author of the book Lung Cancer. Most patients who are positive for Covid-19 complain of shortness of breath and difficulty breathing. We wondered exactly how the coronavirus affects the lungs. In an interview with, he also spoke openly about the first infected at the hospital and testing the drug Favipiravir. The widescale closure of sports venues is hell for him.