Infections due to the SARS-CoV-2 virus remained above 400 this Thursday in Cuba. Although the figure increased slightly in relation to the previous day, it closed at 479 according to the Ministry of Public Health (Minsap).
In your share todaythe health authorities do not record deaths from COVID-19, the sum of which since March 2020 remains at 8,519.
479 new cases of #COVID19for a cumulative of 1,099,042.
1,951 active cases
1922 stable clinical evolution
13 in critical condition
16 in serious condition
57 returned to their countries
— Cuban Ministry of Public Health (@MINSAPCuba) April 15, 2022
The total number of samples processed closed at 9,799. After processing, the results were broken down as follows: of the positive samples, 459 were contacts of confirmed cases; in 14 individuals the cause of the infection was not specified and, like yesterday, six were imported.
In addition to Camagüey (89), the other highest provincial registry corresponds to Havana, with 50 cases; while, on the contrary, the smallest numbers come from Granma (five) and Guantánamo (five).
By age, the group made up of those under 20 years of age continues to be the one with the highest figures in 24 hours, 166 today. The behavior in the remaining groups was as follows: 99 cases between 20 and 39; 94 between 40 and 59 and 120 in those over 60, the second most affected range this day.
According to the MINSAP, 590 clinical discharges were notified and the number of people admitted as a result of COVID-19 dropped to 5,875; Of these, 1,951 concern confirmed active cases, a number that is also descending.
In intensive care rooms, the sum of bedridden patients was 29, 13 in critical condition and 16 reported as serious.