In Italy, another 4,830 cases and 73 coronavirus victims were recorded on 15 September. This was reported by the data from the Ministry of Health. 317,666 swabs performed in the last 24 hours, with a positive rate of 1.5%. There are 4,128 hospitalized people, with a negative balance between admissions and exits of -37 units. On the other hand, 540 patients (-14) are registered in intensive care.
Tuscany, other 373 cases and 8 deaths
In Tuscany there are 373 new Covid cases (362 confirmed with molecular swab and 11 by rapid antigen test), which bring the total to 277,652 since the beginning of the coronavirus health emergency. New cases are 0.1% more than the previous day’s total. The healed grew by 0.2% and reached 261,742 (94.3% of total cases). Today 9,828 molecular swabs and 9,274 rapid antigenic swabs were performed, of which 2% were positive. On the other hand, 6,664 subjects tested today (with antigenic and / or molecular buffer, excluding control swabs), of which 5.6% were positive. The currently positive are 8,833 today, -2.8% compared to yesterday. There are 406 hospitalized (14 fewer than yesterday), of which 52 are in intensive care (5 fewer). Today there are 8 new deaths: 3 men and 5 women with an average age of 79 years. These are the data – ascertained at 12 noon today on the basis of the requests of the National Civil Protection – relating to the progress of the epidemic in the region. The average age of 373 new positives today is approximately 41 years (23% are under 20, 25% between 20 and 39, 29% between 40 and 59, 16% between 60 and 79, 7% have 80 years or older).
Spallanzani, 65 hospitalized patients, 15 in intensive care
At the Spallanzani Institute in Rome, at this moment, 65 patients positive for the Sars-CoV-2 swab (stable compared to yesterday) are hospitalized in the ordinary hospitalization regime, of which 5 are in the process of being discharged, while they are 15 ICU patients (stable compared to yesterday). This is the latest bulletin from the Capitoline Institute for Infectious Diseases. The patients discharged and transferred home or to other local structures, this morning, are 3,141.
In Abruzzo today 93 new positives and 119 cured
There are 93 (aged between 1 and 86 years) the new positive cases of Covid registered today in Abruzzo, bringing the total from the beginning of the emergency to 80377. The death toll of patients does not register new cases and remains at 2535 The number of positive cases also includes 75775 discharged / cured (+119 compared to yesterday). This was communicated by the Regional Health Department. The currently positives in Abruzzo (calculated by subtracting the number of discharged / cured and deceased from the total of positives) are 2067 (-26 compared to yesterday), in the total also 410 cases concerning patients lost to follow up from the beginning of the emergency, on which checks are underway.
73 patients (unchanged from yesterday) are hospitalized in the medical area; 7 (unchanged compared to yesterday) in intensive care, while the other 1987 (-26 compared to yesterday) are in home isolation with active surveillance by the ASL. In the last 24 hours, 2773 molecular swabs were performed (1370777 in total since the start of the emergency) and 3614 antigen tests (766280). The positivity rate, calculated on the sum of molecular swabs and antigen tests of the day, is equal to 1.45 percent. Of the total number of positive cases, 20350 are resident or domiciled in the province of L’Aquila (+33 compared to yesterday), 20530 in the province of Chieti (+15), 19499 in the province of breaking latest news (+10), 19218 in the province of Teramo ( +35), 660 outside the region (+1) and 120 (-1) for which provenance checks are underway.