Deaths from Covid-19 in nursing homes they have increased from 6 to 10 in the last week, At the same time, infections have increased slightly, going from 49 to 51, according to data published this Friday by the Institute for the Elderly and Social Services (Imserso).
According to the updated data as of May 23, consulted by Europa Press, So far this year, 3,790 deaths from coronavirus have been registered in the residences of the Spanish elderly and 17,029 infections.
Specifically, in the week of May 17 to 23, 10 deaths from coronavirus have been registered in residential centers for the elderly and 51 infections.
By autonomous communities, Of the 10 deaths recorded in the last week, three have occurred in the Community of Madrid, two in Aragon, two in Catalonia, one in Andalusia, one in Castilla y León, and one in Melilla.
This Wednesday it emerged that the coronavirus outbreaks detected in the nursing homes of Mairena del Aljarafe and La Algaba, in Seville, added a total of 22 confirmed cases, including two elderly who had to be admitted to hospitals, according to the latest data provided by the Ministry of Health and Families.