Rome, 26 September 2021 – Real-time updates on Covid contagion today and on hospitalizations and intensive care in the regions, pending the bulletin of the Ministry of Health. Front vaccines: for the third dose “there are no referrals for healthcare professionals,” he says Silvio Brusaferro, spokesperson for the Cts. “In the constant pursuit of a perspective of maximum precaution, the administration of an additional dose of vaccine is progressively indicated for the over 80s, residents of the RSA, ultra-frail people and health workers starting from those most at risk”, reads a note. The third doses have already been administered to over 40,000 people.
Palù on the third dose at all
The third dose to the entire Italian population – he says Giorgio Palù, president of the Italian Medicines Agency (Aifa), to Corriere della Sera – “will depend on the trend of the epidemic curve in the country, the global circulation of the virus and the duration of both natural and artificially acquired immunity with vaccination in the various layers Field studies are showing that, after about six months, there is a certain decline in the antibody response and the possibility of becoming infected; however, I remember that the current vaccines, set up against a virus that has been around for two years now, are still very effective in protecting us from serious Covid and the lethal event “.
The updated data and the Pdf table will be published here, as soon as they are available
The Regions / Veneto
In Veneto register 316 new cases and two and deaths in the past 24 hours. The data emerges from the regional bulletin, which brings the totals to 467,943 and 11,758 respectively. The number of patients currently in care fell to 11,303 (-76) and hospitalizations in the ordinary wards, which number 248 (-5); The number of ICU patients now rises by two to 54.
Others 263 new cases (average age 41 years) and another 7 deaths from Covid (average age 78.4 years) in Tuscany in the last 24 hours. The latest victims were two in Florence, Pistoia and Arezzo and one in Pisa. The total number of deaths since the beginning of the epidemic rises to 7,142 people: they were 2,303 in Florence, 629 in Prato, 656 in Pistoia, 533 in Massa Carrara, 685 in Lucca, 719 in Pisa, 424 in Livorno, 546 in Arezzo, 350 in Siena, 205 in Grosseto, 92 on Tuscan soil but residing outside the region. In Tuscany the total cases of positivity rose to 281,287 (+ 0.1% on the previous day). THE healed there were 410 in the 24 hours and reached 266,705 (+ 0.2% on the previous day). The currently positive are 7.440 today (-2% on yesterday). Among them i hospitalized there are 321 (daily balance at -16 people on yesterday, -4.7%) of which 47 in intensive care (two people less, – 4.1%).
In South Tyrol I’m 51 new cases out of 5,712 swabs processed yesterday. No new deaths but the number has been corrected to 1,191 because a person who died of the Coronavirus was identified last January. The number of Covid patients admitted to hospital is stable, 22 in normal wards and 10 in intensive care.
“Today in Lazio on 6,948 molecular swabs and 10,355 antigenic swabs for a total of 17,303 swabs, 272 new cases (-34), 6 deaths (+4), 392 hospitalized (-4), 58 intensive care (+3) and 343 recovered. The ratio between positives and swabs is 1.5% “. Thus the regional councilor for health, Alessio D’Amato.
One death (in Parma, a 73-year-old woman) e 340 new positives on 25,931 swabs performed (1.3%) in Emilia Romagna. The healed increased (+177), while hospitalizations were slightly down. 6 million and 408 thousand doses administered 96.88% of active cases are in isolation at home, without symptoms or with mild symptoms. The mean age in new positives is 36.8 years.
In Umbria 45 new cases, in Basilicata 14 and one death, in Molise 8, in Valle d’Aosta 7.
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