The situation with the coronavirus in Northern Greece remains dramatic and extremely worrying .
The cases of coronavirus in Thessaloniki exceeded 900 yesterday, causing a new shock and showing once again the criticality of the situation. The system in Thessaloniki is already under pressure and the ICUs are groaning, while there is a ready plan for the transfer of patients to the ICUs of other hospitals in the country.
The announcement of EODY
Today we announce 3227 new cases of the new virus in the country, of which 11 were detected after checks at the country’s gateways. The total number of cases is 85261 , of which 53.6% are men.
4725 (5.5%) are considered to be related to travel from abroad and 21605 (25.3%) are related to an already known case.
499 of our fellow citizens are being treated by intubation. Their median age is 65 years. 153 (30.7%) are women and the rest are men. 81.6% of intubated patients have an underlying disease or are aged 70 years and older. 427 patients have been discharged from the ICU.
Finally, we have 59 more recorded deaths and 1347 deaths in total in the country. 547 (40.6%) women and the rest men. The median age of our dying fellow citizens was 80 years and 97.2% had an underlying disease and / or age 70 years and over.
Source – iefimerida.gr