Covid 19 data of today 16 September

Five pupils and a teacher tested positive for the Covid swab: Ats Metropolitan City of Milan communicates this, explaining that it is a pupil of the micronid and four of the kindergarten. The teacher, on the other hand, teaches in a lower secondary school: no isolation has been arranged in the relevant institution

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Five pupils and a teacher tested positive for Covid swab: this was communicated by ATS Metropolitan City of Milan, explaining that they are pupils of micronid (1 case) and kindergarten (4 cases). The 5 positive classes were isolated. The teacher, on the other hand, teaches in a lower secondary school. No isolation was ordered in the institution of the case.

Meanwhile in Brianza one child tested positive after attending school for three days.

There are 159 new positive cases in Lombardy detected by 17,831 swabs carried out yesterday, for a percentage equal to 0.89%. These are the data of the infections in the region in the last hours. (DIRECT)

19:50 – Ats, in Milan 6 positive cases: 5 isolated classes

Five pupils and a teacher tested positive for Covid swab: this was communicated by ATS Metropolitan City of Milan, explaining that they are pupils of micronid (1 case) and kindergarten (4 cases). The 5 positive classes were isolated. The teacher, on the other hand, teaches in a lower secondary school. No isolation was ordered in the institution of the case.

18:02 – 159 new cases in Lombardy, 2 victims

There are 159 new positive cases in Lombardy detected by 17,831 swabs carried out yesterday, for a percentage equal to 0.89%. Of the 159 new cases, 18 are ‘weakly positive’ and 9 following serological testing. Two victims, 152 people recovered or discharged, a new patient in the intensive care unit and another in other wards. The province with the most cases is Milan with 60, of which 24 in the city. Fifteen cases in Brianza, 14 in Brescia and Lodi, 13 in Varese, 10 in Mantua, 4 in Bergamo, 2 in Como, Cremona and Lecco, zero in Sondrio.

16:48 – Swab and go to school before the outcome, positive child

He had taken the swab on September 3 and on September 7, 8 and 9 he went to school, until the family on the 9 knew that the test was positive and stopped sending the child to class, in a section of a kindergarten in Brianza. The school reported yesterday to the municipal administration – which gives news of what happened – a case of positivity to Covid-19 among its pupils and today all the children and teachers of the positive pupil’s class are subjected to swabs at the San hospital Gerardo of Monza. Lessons for this class are suspended.

16:20 – In Milan, Atm distributes ‘pro mask’ badges

From today Atm has started distributing badges with an emoji wearing the mask in some subway stations. One way, explain the Milanese Transport Company, “to sensitize passengers, and especially children, to respect the rules on board the vehicles”. The initiative is part of the ‘I travel responsible’ campaign. The badges will be distributed for two weeks by hostesses and stewards recognizable by the T-shirts with the graphics of the Atm campaign, they will distribute the gadgets for free in 12 stations of the four subway lines near high schools during the students’ exit hours, i.e. from 12.30 at 2.30 pm.

14:05 – Rome-Milan Covid free, on two flights only negative passengers

The first of two Alitalia flights departed today around lunchtime from Fiumicino airport, scheduled on an experimental basis on the Rome – Milan Linate route, with only passengers who tested negative for Covid-19 on board. Thirty-three people boarded the Az2038 flight at 1.30pm (active every day of the week). The second flight, the Az2092, will depart at 17.30 (active from Monday to Friday). The “One ticket, one tampon” initiative, the aim of which is to initiate a path to revive traffic and, more generally, to strengthen the confidence of travelers in the aircraft for which adequate measures have been taken to defense of health as it was done in airports and in particular in Fiumicino, is the result of collaboration between Alitalia, Aeroporti di Roma and the Lazio Region. To document the negativity of the virus, a specific preventive screening with rapid antigen test carried out in the previous 72 hours departure at the drive-in, the largest in Italy, set up by Adr in operation since last September 1st at the Leonardo da Vinci long stop parking or, alternatively, the same day before boarding at the health center located at Arrivals of Terminal 3 managed by the doctors of Usmaf / Asl / Uscar. In both structures a preferential lane has been set up for travelers on the two flights to Milan, in order to reduce test times and board the plane quickly, as well as in the highest safety. To board the two flights being tested, it is also possible to present a negative result certification from a molecular swab (PCR test) or antigenic as long as it was carried out three days before departure. On the other hand, passengers with only serological test certification are not allowed to board.

10:50 – Mayor Gori: “The virus is not cured in hospitals”

“The virus is not treated in hospitals, it is treated in the territory and Lombardy was not ready to do so. The eleven Lombard capitals are all at the bottom of the national rankings in the quantitative ratio between inhabitants and general practitioners, and the dramatic thing is that this dimension continues to be unguarded “. So the mayor of Bergamo, Giorgio Gori, last night in Trento to support the center-left mayoral candidate for the municipality, Franco Ianeselli. “This territorial network from March to today has not been reinforced – added Gori – and if we were to repeat what we faced in those two months, we would be in the same situation again, with many more intensive care places, of course, but unguarded on territorial medicine “.

8:03 – Diasorin: Covid test also on saliva, tampons will not be needed

DiaSorin’s SimplexaTM Covic -19 Direct coronavirus test can be used on saliva samples by affixing the CE marking. This was announced by Diasorin explaining that “the possibility of using salivary samples will guarantee greater flexibility to laboratories and will allow to increase the number of tests for COVID-19, obviating the current worldwide shortage of swabs used to take samples from patients”. According to Diasorin “the collection of saliva samples, easy and non-invasive, can be carried out in simple sterile containers without the need for the presence of experienced hospital operators or by the patients themselves and without requiring the extraction of the virus nucleic acid. The procedure , therefore, it will significantly reduce the risk of exposure to the virus by the health personnel in charge of collecting the potentially infected sample “.

7:03 – Milan, 4 classes in isolation for the first positive cases

First cases of positivity among pupils and operators and first 4 classes in isolation in Milan. This was communicated by the Ats of the Lombard capital. “Given the numerous requests on the subject of ‘going back to school’ – writes the Ats Città Metropolitana di Milano in a note – we communicate that yesterday reports were received of 4 cases of positive swabs at Covid-19 (one in a primary school, one in a kindergarten, one in a nursery and one in a nursery / kindergarten) which led to the isolation of the classes attended “by the subjects. In the case of the nursery, an educator was also isolated.

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Coronavirus: infections are still falling, +878, the victims today are 4 – Last Hour

(ANSA) – ROME, AUGUST 25 – The infections for Covid in Italy are still decreasing: 878 (compared to 953 yesterday) the new cases recorded in the last 24 hours. There are 4 dead, the same number as yesterday. The swabs were 72,341, almost 30,000 more than yesterday, according to data from the Ministry of Health. There are 353 healed today for a total of 206,015. Overall, the cases registered so far are 261,174, while the total deaths are 35,445.

The currently positive are 19,714 (+519). Patients in intensive care have risen by one unit and are now 66, while there are 13 more hospitalized patients for a total of 1,058. In home isolation the patients are now 18,590 (+505). Only one region, Molise, does not register new cases. At the top of the ranking of the positives found during the day again Lazio with 143, followed by Campania with 138, then Lombardy and Veneto with 119 new cases each. Sardinia records 34, which yesterday had reached the maximum since the beginning of the epidemic (91), but today is preceded by several other regions. (HANDLE).

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