Coronavirus latest news in Italy. Gimbe, + 43.2% new cases in the last week

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The contagion curve is reversed and rises again in the week from 20 to 26 October. The increase, according to the independent monitoring of the Gimbe Foundation, compared to the previous one, an increase of 43.2% of new cases (25,585 vs 17,870). “On a national level – explains Nino Cartabellotta, president of the Gimbe foundation – after seven weeks there is a reversal of the trend of new weekly cases which in the last week increased by 43.2%, with a 7-day moving average that goes from 2,553 on October 19th to 3,655 on October 26th “.

The increase in cases, which could be partly influenced by the 21.1% increase in total tampons compared to the previous week (2,604,550 vs 2,151,081), certainly follows an increase in viral circulation for two reasons: first of all, for the reversal of the trend in hospitalizations in the medical area, secondly because in the face of a slightly decreasing positive / antigenic swabs ratio, due to the enormous increase in the denominator, there is an increase in the positive / molecular swabs ratio (from 2 , 4% on 19 October to 3.5% on 26 October).



Positive increases in Umbria, +2 in intensive care

The number of positives in Umbria is still rising, while the number of hospitalized patients is also increasing. This is what emerges from the daily data on the progress of the pandemic released by the region. In the last twenty-four hours, 56 new positives have been recorded, compared to almost 12 thousand swabs. Compared to yesterday, the positivity rate drops to 0.47 percent. The number of the currently positive rises by 36 units, reaching 1028. On the hospitalization front, the hospitalizations are currently 42, four more than yesterday, of which seven, two more, in intensive care. A new death must also be recorded.


Cases currently positive, cured, deaths and total cases from first detection to date. New cases day by day


Six deaths in Tuscany, 373 new positives

The pandemic in Tuscany marks another six new victims. In Tuscany there are 373 more cases of Coronavirus positivity than yesterday, bringing the total cases to 288,589. Of these 360 ​​are confirmed with molecular swab and 13 by rapid antigen test. New cases are 0.1% more than the previous day’s total. The healed grew by 0.1% and reached 276,040 (95.7% of total cases). Today, 9,219 molecular swabs and 24,178 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 1.1% were positive.

Abruzzo: 98 new positives and 37 cured, no deaths

There are 98 new positive cases of Covid registered today in Abruzzo, bringing the total from the beginning of the emergency to 82,646. The death toll of patients does not register new cases and remains at 2559. The number of positive cases also includes 78430 discharged / cured (+37 compared to yesterday). The currently positive in Abruzzo (calculated by subtracting the total number of positives) of discharged / healed and deceased) are 1,657 (+61 compared to yesterday). This was communicated by the Regional Health Department, specifying that the total also includes 424 cases concerning patients lost to follow-up since the beginning of the emergency, on which checks are underway.

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