“In almost the whole Peninsula, new cases of infection have been diagnosed, largely due to the intense screening activities with identification and monitoring of close contacts “, we read in the ISS weekly report which reminds how the outbreaks of Bologna, Mondragone is Val d’Ossola demonstrate how SARS-CoV-2 “You continue to be able, in current conditions, to communicate effectively”.
The general picture of the infection “remains low critical with a cumulative incidence in the last 14 days (from 8 to 21 June) of 5.98 cases per 100,000 inhabitants “, explains the Institute led by Silvio Brusaferro which points out how they are in slight decrease new cases diagnosed from the previous week. “Increasing – states the ISS – some estimates of thecontagion index Rt, in line with the slight increase in cases in the last week in some regions where outbreaks have developed “. While “the absence of signs of overload of welfare services “.
Regions with contagion index Rt above 1 they are Emilia Romagna (1.01), Lazio (1.24) and Lombardy (1.01). Also there Tuscany touches the RT 1 stopping at 0.96, while theUmbria it is the only one with Rt at zero. “The situation at country level continues to be good and RT under 1 on a national scale – he says Giovanni Rezza, director general of the Ministry of Health’s Prevention – Of course there are still differences in the incidence from region to region “. These data “lead us to keep adequate behavior and above all to identify and promptly contain the outbreaks that should arise as is currently being done, “concludes Rezza.