BOLOGNA – Since the start of the Coronavirus epidemic, 384,137 positive cases have been recorded in Emilia Romagna, 152 more than yesterday, out of a total of 19,255 swabs performed in the last 24 hours. The percentage of new positives on the number of swabs made since yesterday is 0.7%.
Meanwhile, the anti-Covid vaccination campaign continues. The progressive count of the administrations carried out can be followed in real time on the portal of the Region: at 3 pm a total of 2,709,385 doses were administered; out of the total, 998,725 are second doses, ie people who have completed the vaccination cycle.
The control and prevention activity continues: of the newly infected, 53 are asymptomatic identified as part of the regional contact tracing and screening activities. Overall, among the new positives 68 were already in isolation at the time of swab execution, 98 were identified within already known foci. The median age of new positives today is 37.1 years.
Of the 53 asymptomatic, 43 were identified thanks to contact tracing, 2 through tests for the risk categories introduced by the Region, 5 with serological screening, 1 through pre-hospitalization tests. The epidemiological investigation is still ongoing for 2 cases.
The contagion situation in the provinces sees Forlì (27), Bologna and Parma with 25 new cases, followed by Reggio Emilia (21), Ravenna (17), Rimini and Modena (both with 12 cases), Cesena (8). Then Piacenza (3), Ferrara (2). No cases in the Imola district. In the last 24 hours, 9,159 molecular swabs were performed, for a total of 4,789,985. In addition, there are also 9,598 quick pads. As for the total number of people healed, they are 726 more than yesterday and reach 357,105.
The active cases, that is the actual patients, to date are 13,842 (-575 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 13,263 (-536) overall, 95.8% of the total active cases.
Unfortunately, there is 1 new death in the province of Bologna (an 84-year-old man). In total, there have been 13,190 deaths in the region since the beginning of the epidemic.
There are 90 patients admitted to intensive care (-5 compared to yesterday), 489 those in the other Covid departments (-34). In the area, patients admitted to intensive care are distributed as follows: 4 in Piacenza (-1), 8 in Parma (unchanged), 9 in Reggio Emilia (-2), 17 in Modena (+2), 33 in Bologna (- 2), 3 in Imola (-1), 5 in Ferrara (-1), 1 in Ravenna (unchanged), 1 in Forlì (unchanged), 3 in Cesena (-1) and 6 in Rimini (+1).
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: 23,524 in Piacenza (+3 compared to yesterday, of which 2 symptomatic), 28,157 in Parma (+25, of which 5 symptomatic), 46,742 in Reggio Emilia (+21, of which 15 symptomatic), 65,341 in Modena (+12, of which 9 symptomatic), 81,962 in Bologna (+25, of which 18 symptomatic), 12,581 cases in Imola (no cases), 23,084 in Ferrara (+2, 1 symptomatic), 30,321 in Ravenna (+17, of which 15 symptomatic), 16,910 in Forlì (+27, of which 25 symptomatic), 19,430 in Cesena (+8, of which 6 symptomatic) and 36,085 in Rimini (+12, of which 3 symptomatic).