Algarve continues to be the country region where the United Kingdom variant of Govit-19 is most prevalent, according to a report released by the National Institute of Health Dr. Ricardo George (INSA) on Saturday, April 10, according to the report “Tracking the Red Lines for Kovid-19”.
In Alcarvil, of the 50 samples collected from February 28 to March 15, the incidence of this disease was 94%.
Report, etc. Southern Information It already advanced yesterday, placing Algarve from the R or T (D) continent, which has the highest number of events and the most widespread in the region.
Nevertheless, while the R (D) increase has been maintained nationally since February 10, Alcarve has seen a decline compared to the previous week, with the index falling from 1.19 to 1.05, indicating a decrease in events in the region.
In Portugal, there is now an epidemic, which has moderately intensified social outreach and reduced the pressure on health services. There was a slight increase in prevalence among the younger population, but with a lower risk of unfavorable evolution of the disease.
“The number of Covit-19 cases admitted to intensive care units (ICUs) on the continent is declining, from 122 on April 7, 2021, to a critical critical value (245 beds occupied),” the INSA added.
Nationally, the rate of positive tests for SARS-CoV-2 was 1.5% from April 2 to 8, which is less than 4% of a value-defined target, for a total of 7 days 238,821 tests were performed.
The report states that the rate of late-reported cases “maintains a downward trend” and that “in the last 7 days, all cases of SARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19 infection have been isolated within 24 hours of notification.” , And 95.0% of their contacts were monitored and isolated ”.
“The recent Pascal period and the onset of deflation are factors that could interfere with the situation described, with visible consequences in the coming weeks,” the INSA concluded.