The slowdown in infections in Lazio continues, even if today in the face of a very small number of tests and molecular swabs (just 15 thousand in total). The cases are common 388. “The lowest figure for over seven months in the Lazio region”, comments the commissioner D’Amato. After many months, therefore, the number of cases also drops below 400. The ratio between positives and tampons is currently 3.6% but if we also consider the antigenic the percentage drops to 2.6%.
The bulletin of the ASL of Latina of 17 May
The new data from Lazio also takes into account 17 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours, 1,054 patients recovered and 15 more hospitalized than yesterday, May 16, for a total number of 1,563 people who are in hospital due to the virus. Intensive therapies, on the other hand, remained stable at 235 (+1 compared to the previous day).
The distribution of cases for the provinces
As for the distribution of infections, there are 314 in the province of Rome of which 211 in the capital. In the rest of the provinces of Lazio there are a total of 74, of which 48 in the ASL of Latina, 10 in that of Frosinone and then again 11 in Viterbo and 5 in Rieti.
The Lazio bulletin of May 17
The general picture now counts 336,862 people who have become infected since the beginning of the pandemic. Of these, 296,095 have recovered from covid, 32,744 are currently positive citizens. On the other hand, in over a year, 8,023 people died. There are currently 1,563 hospitalized, 235 patients in intensive care, while 30,946 positive citizens are in home isolation.
The vaccination campaign
Finally, as regards the vaccination campaign, bookings for vaccinations for the age groups from 51 to 48 (born in 1970, 1971, 1972 and 1973) on the salutelazio portal open at midnight in Lazio. The councilor for health Alessio D’Amato also announced an open day dedicated to graduating students scheduled for the days of 1, 2 and 3 June, with operational procedures that will be announced in the coming days.
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