Hohhot: 18 out of 27 critically ill patients have not been vaccinated

2022-07-11 0 By

China youth daily client Hohhot, March 14 (xinhua, in the popular newspaper supplement QingWang reporter Shi Jia) reporter from today at the Hohhot COVID – 19, epidemic prevention and control work news conference on March 13, 0-24, Hohhot, no new local COVID – 19 confirmed cases, the city continues to maintain social cases dynamic zero at the same time,Zero cases were dynamically cleared at the isolation point for two consecutive days.As of 24:00 on March 13, a total of 427 local confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported in Hohhot.After active treatment, 395 patients have been cured and discharged from hospital, of which 367 are receiving rehabilitation treatment and 25 have returned home.Hohhot now has 32 local confirmed COVID-19 cases.As of 24 o ‘clock on March 13, 105 of 146 sealed control areas in Hohhot have been unlocked, leaving 41 remaining.135 containment zones, 99 unsealed, 36 remaining.At present, 16 high-risk areas in Hohhot have been cleared and 16 medium-risk areas have been cleared.At present, except Tuzuo Banner, Hohhot has resumed vaccination in eight other counties and districts, with a total of 49 vaccination sites.Up to 17 o ‘clock on March 13, Hohhot had received 684,400 doses of booster shots.261,100 children aged 3-11 received the first dose and 226,400 received the second dose;A total of 442,700 people over the age of 60 were vaccinated.Hohhot, deputy director of the centers for disease control and prevention Wang Dawei stressed that for will be coronavirus variants and related scientific research and the epidemic prevention and control at home and abroad practice shows that the existing vaccine still has the good prevention and protection, can reduce the risk of virus spreading in the crowd, to reduce the spread of infection, effectively lower the incidence of severe infection and mortality.According to Wang Dawei, age and underlying diseases are two important factors leading to severe illness and death after COVID-19 infection, and both of these factors are reflected in the elderly.Hohhot has 27 severe and critical patients, 18 of whom have not been vaccinated and 12 of whom are over 60 years old.”Vaccination rates among the elderly should be increased as soon as possible,” she said. “It is also necessary to vaccinate children in this age group as they are vulnerable to the virus.”Source: China Youth Daily client