Rome, 8 January 2022 – The situation of the hospitals in Italy, after the sharp increase in employment rates in recent days, due to the spread of Covid contagion. The data of theIss they report that hospitalizations in intensive care units are 25.6 times more numerous in the unvaccinated than in those who have had three doses of the vaccine. The hospitalization rate in terapie intensive is equal to 23.1 per 100,000 inhabitants for the unvaccinated, 1.5 per 100,000 for those vaccinated for over 120 days, 1 per 100,000 for vaccinated for less than 120 days and 0.9 per 100,000 for those vaccinated with the dose booster. The ISS notes that the Delta variant this week is still the predominant variant of SARS-CoV-2 in Italy, “but the diffusion of the Omicron variant is rapidly increasing”. Today the bulletin of the Ministry of Health will return to take stock of the progress of new cases, deaths, recovered and hospitalizations.
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The regions / Veneto
New surge of the infections in Veneto: the positives detected yesterday were 21,056, a figure which brings the total from the beginning of the epidemic to 749,781. Another negative figure is that of deaths, 19 more than yesterday, for a total number of 12,539 victims. The clinical situation worsens: in ordinary wards they are 1,518 Covid patients hospitalized (+43), and 209 (+4) in intensive care.
I am 15,892 new positive cases in Tuscany (4,470 confirmed with molecular swab and 11,422 by rapid antigen test), which lead to 486,482 cases registered since the beginning of the pandemic. 17,526 molecular swabs and 57,726 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 21.1% were positive. On the other hand, 19,932 subjects were tested today (with antigenic and / or molecular swab, excluding control swabs), of which 79.7% were positive. Today they register 8 new deaths: 5 men and 3 women with an average age of 76.8 years. The hospitalized people in the beds dedicated to Covid patients today there are a total of 1,107 (41 more than yesterday, up 3.8%), 113 in intensive care (5 more than yesterday, plus 4.6%).
They do register 14 more hospitalizations and another victim the daily data of the Region on the progress of the pandemic in Umbria, updated to Saturday 8. The number of people admitted to Umbrian hospitals is now 204, 7.4 percent more in one day. The places occupied in intensive care are 12 (four more). The victims have risen overall to 1,522: they are 18 since the beginning of the new year. In the last 24 hours, 1,663 healings were certified e 3,775 new infections were confirmed. The current positives rise to 34,014 (plus 6.6 percent). 38,810 Umbrians are in default solitary confinement. On the last day, 20,593 antigen tests and 5,922 molecular swabs were analyzed. The positivity rate on the total is 14.23 percent (it was 23.2 yesterday and 15 percent on January 6).[display-posts orderby="rand"]
The other other Regions
In Basilicata 767 new cases.