Cases of contagion from Covid-19 drop in the Parma area and province. In the last 24 hours the new positivity was 7. There was also one death: it is a 70-year-old man. There are 17 patients in intensive care, one more than yesterday.
Since the beginning of the Coronavirus epidemic, 371,776 positive cases have been recorded in Emilia-Romagna, 641 more than yesterday, out of a total of 11,062 swabs performed in the last 24 hours. The percentage of new positives on the number of tampons made since yesterday, equal to 5.8%, is not indicative of the general trend given the number of tampons performed, which on Sunday is lower than on other days. Furthermore, on holidays, especially the molecular ones, are made primarily on cases for which a positive result is often expected.
In the meantime, the anti-Covid vaccination campaign continues, which in this phase concerns the health care staff and the Cra, including inpatients of residences for the elderly, most of them already immunized, those over eighty in home care and their spouses, if aged 80 or more , and people aged 65 and over.
The progressive count of the administrations carried out can be followed in real time on the portal of the Emilia-Romagna Region dedicated to the topic: https://salute.regione.emilia-romagna.it/vaccino-anti-covid, which also indicates how many second doses administered.
At 3 pm a total of 1,728,140 doses were administered; out of the total, 576,144 are second doses, ie people who have completed the vaccination cycle.
All information on the vaccination campaign: https://vaccinocovid.regione.emilia-romagna.it/
The control and prevention activity continues: of the newly infected, 282 are asymptomatic identified as part of the regional contact tracing and screening activities. Overall, among the new positives 185 were already in isolation at the time of the swab execution, 364 were identified within already known foci.
The average age of new positives today is 34.1 years.
Of the 282 asymptomatic, 215 were identified thanks to contact tracing, 6 through the tests for risk categories introduced by the Region, 8 with serological screenings, 1 through pre-hospitalization tests. The epidemiological investigation is still ongoing for 52 cases.
The contagion situation in the provinces sees Bologna with 161 new cases, followed by Reggio Emilia (111) and Modena (108); then Rimini (70), Cesena (61), Forlì (42), Ravenna (39) and Piacenza (27); then the Imolese district (9), Parma (7), and finally Ferrara (6).
These are the data – ascertained at 12 noon today on the basis of institutional requests – relating to the progress of the epidemic in the region.
In the last 24 hours, 6,487 molecular swabs were performed, for a total of 4,435,642. In addition there are also 4,575 quick swabs.
As for the total number of people healed, they are 391 more than yesterday and reach 316,859.
The active cases, that is the actual patients, to date are 42,001 (+240 compared to yesterday). Of these, people in isolation at home, that is, those with mild symptoms that do not require hospital treatment or are symptom-free, total 40,095 (-221), 95.4% of the total number of active cases.
Unfortunately, there are 10 new deaths: 1 in Parma (a 70-year-old man); 1 in the province of Reggio Emilia (an 89-year-old woman); 3 in the province of Modena (three men, one of 79 and two of 86); 1 in the province of Bologna (an 86-year-old man); 1 in the province of Ferrara (an 84-year-old man); 1 in the province of Ravenna (a 93-year-old woman); 1 in the province of Forlì-Cesena (a 64-year-old woman). The death of a 92-year-old woman residing in the province of Rovigo, diagnosed by the Local Health Authority of Ferrara, is also reported. No deaths in the provinces of Piacenza and Rimini.
In total, there have been 12,916 deaths in the region since the beginning of the epidemic.
There are 219 patients admitted to intensive care (+2 compared to yesterday), 1,687 those in the other Covid departments (+17).
On the territory, patients admitted to intensive care are distributed as follows: 9 in Piacenza (number unchanged compared to yesterday), 17 in Parma (+1), 29 in Reggio Emilia (unchanged), 34 in Modena (+1), 56 in Bologna (-1), 11 in Imola (unchanged), 23 in Ferrara (unchanged), 13 in Ravenna (+1), 6 in Forlì (unchanged), 6 in Cesena (unchanged) and 15 in Rimini (unchanged).
These are the cases of positivity in the area since the beginning of the epidemic, which refer not to the province of residence, but to the one in which the diagnosis was made: 23,067 in Piacenza (+27 compared to yesterday, of which 12 symptomatic), 26,426 in Parma (+7, of which 3 symptomatic), 45,144 in Reggio Emilia (+111, of which 48 symptomatic), 63,360 in Modena (+108, of which 80 symptomatic), 79,413 in Bologna (+161, of which 81 symptomatic), 12,333 cases in Imola (+9, of which 4 symptomatic), 22,662 in Ferrara (+6, of which no symptomatic), 29,421 in Ravenna (+39, of which 24 symptomatic), 16,138 in Forlì (+42, of which 30 symptomatic), 18,739 in Cesena (+61, of which 45 symptomatic) and 35,073 in Rimini (+70, of which 32 symptomatic).