There are 340 coronavirus infections in Emilia Romagna today, September 26, 2021, according to numbers and covid data from the region’s bulletin. There is a death. The new cases were identified out of a total of 25,931 swabs performed in the last 24 hours. The percentage of new positives on the number of tampons made since yesterday is 1.3%.
The average age of new positives today is 36.8 years. Of the 128 asymptomatic, 85 were identified thanks to contact tracing, 2 with serological screening, 28 through tests for the risk categories introduced by the Region, 3 through pre-hospitalization tests. An epidemiological investigation is still ongoing for 10 cases.
As for the total number of people healed, they are 177 more than yesterday and reach 395,251. The active cases, that is the actual patients, which today are 13,942 (+162 compared to yesterday). Of these, people in isolation at home, or those with mild symptoms who do not require hospital treatment or are symptom-free, are 13,508 (+159) overall, 96.88% of the total number of active cases.
The number of patients admitted to intensive care remained stable compared to yesterday: 48 (unchanged); there was a slight increase in those in the other Covid 386 departments (+3).