BOLOGNA – Since the beginning of the Coronavirus epidemic, 386,028 cases of positivity have been recorded in Emilia Romagna, 89 more than yesterday, out of a total of 16,809 swabs performed in the last 24 hours. The percentage of new positives on the number of swabs made since yesterday is 0.5%.
Meanwhile, the anti-Covid vaccination campaign continues, also extended to the under 40s. In Emilia-Romagna, in fact, in recent days, reservations for children between 12 and 19 years old, for 30-39 year-olds, have opened with staggered windows and for 25-29 year olds. From yesterday open agendas for 20-24 year olds, with the possibility of booking which will always remain open from the date the windows are unlocked, to allow all those who want to receive the vaccine.
The progressive count of the vaccine administrations carried out can be followed in real time on the portal of the Region: at 3 pm a total of 3,328,236 doses were administered; out of the total, 1,168,676 people have completed the vaccination cycle.
The control and prevention activity continues: of the newly infected, 29 are asymptomatic identified as part of the regional contact tracing and screening activities. Overall, among the new positives 38 were already in isolation at the time of the swab execution, 51 were identified within already known foci. The average age of new positives today is 33.5 years.
Of the 29 asymptomatic, 16 were identified thanks to contact tracing, 8 through tests for risk categories introduced by the Region, 1 with serological screenings, 3 through pre-hospitalization tests. For 1 case the epidemiological investigation is still ongoing.
The recovered, the active cases and the hospitalizations
The contagion situation in the provinces sees Modena with 23 new cases followed by Bologna (14), Cesena (13), Parma (12) and Ravenna (11). Then Ferrara and Reggio Emilia (both with 4 new positives), Piacenza (3), Forlì and the Imolese district (both 2); finally Rimini (1).
In the last 24 hours, 8,102 molecular swabs were carried out, for a total of 4,908,293. In addition, there are also 8,707 quick buffers. As for the total people healed, they are 519 more than yesterday and reach 366,551.
The active cases, ie the actual patients, are 6,238 today (-431 compared to yesterday). Of these, people in isolation at home, or those with mild symptoms that do not require hospital treatment or are symptom-free, are 5,935 (-414) overall, 95.1% of the total number of active cases. Unfortunately, there is a new death in Parma: it is a 77-year-old woman. No deaths in all other provinces. In total, there have been 13,239 deaths in the region since the beginning of the epidemic.
There are 49 patients admitted to intensive care (-2 compared to yesterday), 254 those in the other Covid departments (-15). On the territory, patients admitted to intensive care are distributed as follows: none in Piacenza (like yesterday), 5 in Parma (unchanged), 4 in Reggio Emilia (unchanged), 10 in Modena (unchanged), 21 in Bologna (-1) , 1 in Imola (unchanged compared to yesterday), 2 in Ferrara (unchanged), none in Ravenna (-1), none in Forlì (like yesterday), 2 in Cesena (unchanged) and 4 in Rimini (unchanged).
The positives by province of diagnosis
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: 23,602 in Piacenza (+3, of which 2 symptomatic), 28,428 in Parma (+12, of which 2 symptomatic), 46,876 in Reggio Emilia (+4, of which 3 symptomatic), 65,599 in Modena (+23, of which 18 symptomatic), 82,273 in Bologna (+14, of which 12 symptomatic), 12,637 cases in Imola (+2, of which no symptomatic), 23,167 in Ferrara (+4, all symptomatic), 30,495 in Ravenna (+11, of which 9 symptomatic), 17,059 in Forlì (+2, of which 1 symptomatic) , 19,661 in Cesena (+13, of which 8 symptomatic) and 36,231 in Rimini (+1, symptomatic).