Covid: 72 new cases in Sardinia, 1.5% positivity rate – Sardinia

Hospitalizations drop, there is only one death Infections and positivity rates are decreasing in Sardinia. In the latest update of the Regional Crisis Unit, 72 new cases were detected (yesterday there were 96) following 4,677 swabs performed (1,234,462 the total), for a positivity rate that falls from 1.9% to 1.5%. Overall, the cases of positive … Read more

Covid, Valle d’Aosta poised between yellow and orange – Valle d’Aosta

Valle d’Aosta is in the balance between going into the yellow zone or staying in the orange zone. This is what emerges from the analysis of the Covid-19 contagion data relating to last week. The incidence of new positive cases to date is around 160 per 100,000 inhabitants, the Rt index is less than 1. … Read more

Covid, school staff at high risk of contagion. Responsibilities and reporting obligations of school managers. Inail clarifications [PDF]

The Ministry of Education has published note no. 688 of 5 May 2021, signed by the head of department Stefano Versari, regarding the Inail clarifications regarding the accident report of school staff positive to Covid-19 and the insurance coverage for students and teachers in distance learning or integrated digital teaching. One question concerns the reporting … Read more

Contagion record in India – Supreme Court orders oxygen plan

India is in a strong wave of infections. In the last 24 hours, 412,262 new infections and 3980 new deaths have been registered. According to Reuters The last 24 hours of deaths are the highest in India so far during the pandemic. Every day, many corona patients die because hospitals run out of oxygen. India’s … Read more

Covid, Valle d’Aosta towards the return to the orange zone – Valle d’Aosta

Valle d’Aosta goes towards the return in the orange zone starting from next Monday. The data of the last week indicate a reduction in the infection: in the week from April 30 to May 6, 187 new positive cases were recorded per 100,000 inhabitants, far from the threshold of 250 that triggered the red zone. … Read more

Experience in Israel confirms that Pfizer’s vaccine also prevents contagion

With real data from the experience in the country between January and April, the magazine The Lancet publishes the first national study of the impact of vaccination in Israel, the country that leads the advancement of immunization with almost 60% of its population over 16 years fully vaccinated. One of the main findings is that … Read more

Covid: in Campania the contagion curve continues to decline – Campania

Positive index 6.62%. Hospital admissions are decreasing (ANSA) – NAPLES, MAY 05 – The contagion curve continues to decline in Campania. According to data from the Crisis Unit of the Campania Region, in the last 24 hours there are 1447 positive cases out of 21,827 molecular swabs examined. Yesterday the positivity index was 7.67%, today … Read more

Covid: Japan, record of intensive care patients – Asia

(ANSA) – TOKYO, 03 MAY – Patients in serious condition due to the coronavirus rise to alarming levels in Japan, despite the entry into force of the third state of emergency since the beginning of the pandemic. According to the latest update of the Japanese Ministry of Health, 1,050 people are subjected to intensive care … Read more

Covid, the trend of the contagion in Italy in the last few days: charts and maps

21/22 © Ansa Meanwhile, the new survey rapid conducted by the ISS and the Ministry of Health showed that in Italy the English variant is equal to 91.6% of cases, while the Brazilian one concerns 4.5% of cases. Therefore, on 15 April last, the prevalence of the English variant (B.1.1.7) of the Sars-CoV-2 virus was … Read more

Covid: in Campania 1352 positive cases in the last 24 hours – Campania

11 deaths. Intensive care admissions are on the rise (ANSA) – NAPLES, 02 MAY – The contagion curve in Campania remains rather stable, affected, as always at the weekend, by the smaller percentage of molecular swabs examined. According to data from the Crisis Unit of the Campania Region, in the last 24 hours there are … Read more