Coronavirus in Argentina | The Buenos Aires Minister of Health said that after July 17 the AMBA would return to phase 3


Buenos Aires Minister of Health Daniel Gollán assured this Friday that “most likely” is that the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Area (AMBA) return to phase 3 after strict quarantine.

“Most likely, when this stage ends at the AMBA Let’s move on to a similar one to the one we had until June 30“He said, adding that the results” will be seen in two weeks. “

In this sense, he indicated that they expect the contagion curve “slow down“Although he warned that for the result to be successful,” you have to get people to stay at home. “

In turn, Gollán said that the authorities are looking for the doubling time of infections to be increased to reduce the number of infected and avoid a collapse of the health system. “It is desirable that it be stretched again to 15 or 16 days up. Today we are in 11 days,” he said in radio statements as published. Telam.

Regarding the occupation of intensive care beds in the Province, Gollán maintained before the strict isolation began, the use of these units “grew between 1 and 2 percent per day.” If this trend continues, the possible collapse of the health system would occur in August.

The official stressed that his management “practically doubled” the available beds and added 1,000 units in intensive care. Another 200 more are expected in the coming weeks.

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