A third wave of coronavirus infections is “definitely on the way” in the United Kingdom, where daily infections have once again exceeded 10,000, according to Adam Finn, British government advisor to the so-called Joint Committee on Immunization and Immunization (JCVI) . ..
In a statement to local station BBC Radio 4 this Saturday, academics from the English University of Bristol reported that the COVID infection “they are going up”, although he admitted that “Maybe you can be a little optimistic because (these) aren’t growing fast“
“They are still on the rise though, and this third wave is definitely on its way.“
The expert admitted that nowThere is a race between the vaccination schedule, especially to supply the second dose (formulated) and the third wave of the delta version (or India) to older people.”, which is accelerating the infection.
JCVI continues to work to decide whether children should also be immunized against COVID, although it was of the opinion that this decision is not for now.”preference“Since it should be approved in advance.
“Even if a decision has been made to vaccinate children, it would not be appropriate to do so now, neither here nor in any other part of Europe (…) The right thing to do is yet. PriorityFinn commented.
According to the latest official figures provided by the British Ministry of Health – released on Friday – the number of registered infections in the United Kingdom in 24 hours of patients undergoing laboratory testing stood at 10,476.
In addition, based on those figures, an additional 11 deaths from the disease were reported.
Since the outbreak of the pandemic, there have been a total of 127,956 deaths from the coronavirus across the country.