Tag: Contagion

Traceability in the Chiriquí hospital: 97% of officials were not infected
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Traceability in the Chiriquí hospital: 97% of officials were not infected

Of the 97.5% of the health personnel, vaccinated did not become infected and 100% avoided hospitalizations, serious cases or deaths. The authorities of the Social Security Fund reveal that a traceability study among officials infected with covid-19 showed that of the 63 cases, only one that had the scheme applied complete vaccination against SARS COV-2, required hospitalization.The institution, through a statement from the CSS, revealed that the infection was acquired in the community. All were tested officials from the Rafael Hernández Regional Hospital.“Of the 63 cases, 44 have the complete scheme of vaccination more than 30 days after the second dose, the rest of the cases (19), while 11 are not vaccinated and 9 only have 1 dose. The only case that required hospitalization is the...
Spain accumulates 8,167 new infections by covid and 16 deaths since Friday
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Spain accumulates 8,167 new infections by covid and 16 deaths since Friday

The Ministry of Health has notified this Monday an improvement in the occupation of ICU beds by patients with covid-19, which points to its best data so far this year. With less than 10% occupancy in Spanish hospitals, (specifically, the figure stands at 9.5%), Health highlights a significant decrease, after reaching last February 1, at the height of the second wave of the pandemic , the maximum of 45.3%. However, the director of the Center for Health Alerts and Emergencies (CCAES), Fernando Simón, has warned of a rebound in the number of infections among young people, an increase that Simón has associated "to the relaxation of the measures", As explained during the press confere...
Health alerts about the latest outbreaks of Covid infections: high school festivities after the end of Selectivity
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Health alerts about the latest outbreaks of Covid infections: high school festivities after the end of Selectivity

With the advancement of the vaccination process - this weekend more than a million doses have been put - contagions, income and deaths among the older population are decreasing, and each time the ages of people who remain unprotected are reduced, because their turn for the puncture has not yet come. They are getting younger and younger and the Ministry of Health has indicated this Monday two important "milestones" of the last few weeks that have ended in an increase in positives: the festivities for the end of high school and for finishing the EVAU.The director of CCAES, Fernando Simon, has pointed to the "end of courses academics, the Baccalaureate and the end of the EVAU and subsequent celeb...
Moscow declares a week of vacation after Covid infections soar by 130%
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Moscow declares a week of vacation after Covid infections soar by 130%

Moscow authorities declared paid vacations for next week on Saturday and announced other restrictions after the increase in coronavirus infections reached the highest number so far this year this Saturday."To stop the increase in infections and save human lives, I signed today (Saturday) a decree that declares holidays paid from June 15 to 19, 2021"The mayor of the Russian capital, Sergei Sobianin, reported on his blog. The cases have gone from 2,936 to 6,701 this Saturday in a week, that is, 130% more.As of Monday 14, a holiday corresponding to Russia day, celebrated this Saturday, another five days are added, in addition to the weekends, for which the Muscovites will rest 9 days in a row, fro...
Direct |  Madrid announces when it will begin vaccinating the population aged 40 to 44: June 20
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Direct | Madrid announces when it will begin vaccinating the population aged 40 to 44: June 20

Rates of vaccination in Europe they are still insufficient to prevent a regrowth, the regional office of the World Health Organization (WHO) warned this Thursday, which made a call to remain alert, was concerned about the new variants and urged to maintain sanitary control measures. "Although we have come far, we have not gone far enough yet. Vaccine coverage is far from enough to protect the region from outbreaks, "WHO-Europe director Hans Kluge said at a press conference.30% of Europeans have received the first dose and 17% have completed the vaccination process, a "considerable" distance to the desired 80% total coverage to achieve herd immunity.The Ministry of Health notified this Thursday ...
Vaccination of adolescents and young people: before the start of the new year or when it is their turn?
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Vaccination of adolescents and young people: before the start of the new year or when it is their turn?

The Ministry of Health and the autonomous communities the debate on the advisability of vaccinating adolescents before it begins is still pending the school year, or when appropriate by age shift.According to the National Institute of Statistics, it is almost four million Spaniards: there are a total of 3,948,296 young people who are part of the age group between 12 and 19 years. In a joint press conference with the Minister of Education, Isabel Celaá, the Minister of Health, Carolina Darias, explained that the idea would be to include this point in the vaccination strategy if so agreed by the Interterritorial Health Council, after a debate in the Commission of Public Health and the Presentati...
Administrator of the Panama Canal was infected with Covid-19
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Administrator of the Panama Canal was infected with Covid-19

The senior Canal official, as established by the measures and protocols issued by the entity and by the Ministry of Health (Minsa), is kept in isolation, fulfilling his mandatory quarantine. Panama. The doctor. Ricaurte Vasquez Morales, administrator of Canal from Panama (ACP), se contagion with Covid-19, as confirmed this Thursday by the entity itself, through a statement.The high Commissioner of the Canal, as establish the measures Y protocols issued by the entity and for him Ministry from Health (Minsa), remains isolated fulfilling his mandatory quarantine. ALSO READ: They do not know where the spill occurred that screwed up Taboga; assess the areaWhile Dr. Vasquez Morales stay in quarantine the functions related to his cargo will continue to perform so normal, "in accordance with...
More than 14,000 infections and 133 deaths: Health reports a rebound in the pandemic after an adjustment in Catalonia
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More than 14,000 infections and 133 deaths: Health reports a rebound in the pandemic after an adjustment in Catalonia

An adjustment in the epidemiological data of Catalonia has added this Thursday almost 10,000 new infections to the figures of the Ministry of Health, which has notified a total of 14,004 new coronavirus infections and 133 deaths with positive diagnosis in Spain. "Catalonia has updated its database incorporating 9,381 cases with a diagnosis date between January 1 and June 6 that had not been previously notified ", specifies the department headed by Carolina Darias in the report. In this way, the total number of people infected since the beginning of the pandemic rises to 3,729,458 and the total number of deaths from coronavirus to 80,465 people.In terms of incidence, the slow but ...
Summer is coming … and the profile of the infected covid in Spain changes: Health reveals the age group most ‘punished’
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Summer is coming … and the profile of the infected covid in Spain changes: Health reveals the age group most ‘punished’

The Minister of Health, Carolina Darias, has insisted that there is a clear downward trend in the transmission of covid-19 among those over 50, while there is a stabilization or rise among those under that age, more evident below 35 years. This is what Darias said at a press conference this Wednesday, after the meeting of the Interterritorial Health Council, in which he highlighted that there are currently two communities on alert 3; seven at level 2, ten at 1 and none at 4, which he described as "tremendously important."With these figures, the minister stressed that the downward curve in the evolution of the pandemic is confirmed, similar to that of last week, and has insisted t...
The Spanish team announces that there are no more infections after the new PCR tests
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The Spanish team announces that there are no more infections after the new PCR tests

The Spanish team has communicated after the latest PCR tests that there are no more coronavirus infections among players and coaches. The entire staff and coaching staff of the 'Roja' have undergone new tests for the detection of the coronavirus, in the face of last Sunday's positive from Serigo Busquets, and with the fear that a possible outbreak would further reduce the Spanish team .🚨 LAST MINUTE | All the players, coaching staff and the entire delegation of the National Team test negative in the PCR tests carried out this Monday. The RFEF medical services will continue to carry out preventive tests on all footballers. ℹ️ https://t.co/orS9RWfyvL pic.twitter.com/1fLwrVFaRO- Spanish Soccer T...