Last week, 49 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in the French part against 90 the previous week. This brings to 2 the total number of people who have been infected since March 276. Since Monday, 2020 new cases have been recorded, notes the Regional Health Agency.
The ARS also deplores a new death; this is the 34th since the start of the epidemic. The person had been hospitalized for several weeks in the intensive care unit of the Pointe-à-Pitre University Hospital in Guadeloupe.
Otherwise, six patients are cared for in the medical department of the Louis-Constant Fleming hospital center.
Epidemiological indicators confirm a slight decrease for the period from June 14 to 20, but call for the vigilance of the population to avoid a further deterioration of the health situation. Indeed, the situation remains fragile and can change very quickly. The incidence rate, although declining, is still above the alert threshold, standing at 137,1 / 100 inhabitants from June 000 to 14 against 20 / 251,8 the week of before.
The weekly incidence rate is also down slightly. It stands at 150/100 000 inhabitants against 243/100 000 ”the week before, comments the ARS.
4,468 total views