The new cases of people who tested positive for covid are still confirmed over a thousand, reported today, Wednesday 8 December, by the Crisis Unit of the Piedmont Region. Exactly these are 1,165 new cases of coronavirus positivity (of which 462 after antigen tests), equal to 2.7% of 42,427 swabs performed, of which 32,354 antigenic. Of the new cases, 699 (60%) are asymptomatic. The cases are divided as follows: 511 screenings, 497 case contacts, 157 with an ongoing investigation. The total of positive cases becomes 411,878, divided as follows on a provincial basis: 33,564 Alessandria, 19,903 Asti, 13,041 Biella, 59,022 Cuneo, 31,935 Novara, 219,210 Turin, 15,119 Vercelli, 14,946 Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, as well as 1,702 residents outside the region but in charged to the Piedmontese health facilities. The remaining 3,436 are under development and territorial assignment.
There are 43 hospitalized in intensive care (+4 compared to yesterday). There are 453 hospitalized patients not in intensive care (-10 compared to yesterday). There are 14,351 people in home isolation. The diagnostic swabs processed so far are 10. 314,480 (+ 42,427 compared to yesterday), of which 2,548,006 were negative.
No deaths of a positive person in the covid-19 test were reported by the Crisis Unit of the Piedmont Region. The total therefore remains 11,909 deceased who tested positive for the virus, divided as follows by province: 1,593 Alessandria, 727 Asti, 441 Biella, 1,471 Cuneo, 954 Novara, 5,688 Turin, 548 Vercelli, 378 Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, in addition to 109 residents outside the region , but died in Piedmont.
The healed patients total 385,122 (+ 609 compared to yesterday), divided as follows on a provincial basis: 31,256 Alessandria, 18,539 Asti, 12,156 Biella, 55,399 Cuneo, 30,047 Novara, 205,458 Turin, 14,242 Vercelli, 13,868 Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, in addition to 1,546 extra-regions and 2,611 in the definition phase.