Covid, Rt above the epidemic threshold: six high-risk regions – Iss monitoring

Covid, Rt above the epidemic threshold: six high-risk regions – Iss monitoring
Covid, Rt above the epidemic threshold: six high-risk regions – Iss monitoring
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The values ​​of theincidence of cases from Covid-19 and also of the transmissibility index Rt, which returns above the epidemic threshold of the unit. This is what emerges from the latest weekly monitoring of theIss and the Ministry of Health. As regards the incidence relating to the week from 18 to 24 November, at the national level it reaches 388 every 100 thousand inhabitantsagainst i 353 of the previous seven days. The region that records the highest value is, also this week, the Veneto with 694.9 cases every 100 thousand inhabitants. Emilia-Romagna follows with 521.5. But also increasing is theRt. In the period from 2 to the 15 November, the ISS highlighted how the average transmissibility index calculated on symptomatic cases was equal to 1.04 (range 0.80-1.31). Up from the previous week when it was 0.88 And above the epidemic threshold.

Employment in the wards rises to 12%. Stable intensive care

The occupation of hospital wards by Covid patients is increasing: in the ISS survey on November 24, the rate rose to 12%against the11% of last detection (November 17th). While the occupation of intensive care remains stable. This week is in fact at 2.5% against the same percentage recorded in mid-November. I am instead 6 regions classified a high risk (5 last week), or who register an occupation of ordinary hospital wards by Covid patients above the alert threshold set at 15%: Emilia Romagna (to the 15.3%), Liguria (20.6%), Brands (15.5%), Umbria (31.3%), Valle d’Aosta (19.4%). While 13 are those at moderate risk e 2 classified as low risk. Fifteen regions or autonomous provinces report at least one alert of resilience, six multiple resilience alerts. The names of the regions at risk will be known at the end of the monitoring.

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