Vaccines, third dose reservations for frail subjects and Over 60s

Vaccines, third dose reservations for frail subjects and Over 60s
Vaccines, third dose reservations for frail subjects and Over 60s

From today, reservations are open for the third ‘booster’ dose of the anti Covid vaccination for subjects with frailty conditions and Over 60. Reservations can be made through all channels in use, call centers, Cups, pharmacies and Webapp. Regardless of the vaccine used for the primary cycle (Comirnaty, Spikevax, Vaxzevria or Janssen), considering the indications provided by Ema and Aifa, until further indications it will be possible to use only the BioNTech / Pfizer Comirnaty vaccine as a “booster” dose.

This was communicated by the deputy governor with responsibility for Health Riccardo Riccardi, specifying that citizens born in 1961 and earlier can book the recall, provided they have completed the primary vaccination cycle for at least six months; people with high frailty motivated by concomitant / pre-existing pathologies aged 18 or over.

The expected pathologies are: respiratory diseases requiring oxygen therapy and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis; heart failure in advanced class (III-IV NYHA) and post cardiogenic shock patients; amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other motor neuron diseases, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, infantile cerebral palsy, myasthenia gravis, dysimmune neurological diseases; people with type 1 diabetes, people with type 2 diabetes who need at least 2 diabetes medications or who have developed complications; Addison’s disease; panhypopituitarism; cystic fibrosis; cirrhosis of the liver; patients with a previous cerebral ischemic-hemorrhagic event that has compromised neurological and cognitive autonomy; people who have suffered a “stroke” in 2020 – 2021 or before 2020 with a ranking greater than or equal to 3; thalassemia major; sickle cell anemia; other severe anemias; people with Down syndrome; people with BMI greater than 35; severely disabled persons pursuant to law 104/1992 art. 3 paragraph 3.

The administration of the booster is indicated for citizens who are not already included in the categories with primary or secondary immunosuppression, for whom the administration of an additional dose has already been initiated as a priority.

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