“Aifa’s clear and definitive position is needed on the AstraZeneca vaccine.” These are the words of Matteo Bassetti, director of the Infectious Diseases Clinic of the San Martino hospital in Genoa, at Adnkronos Salute. The AstraZeneca vaccine returns to the spotlight for a case of thrombosis, following the administration of the dose. An 18-year-old girl has been in serious condition for days. Read also “Enough with the ballet of communications and recommendations that changed the age groups for this vaccine, with huge communication errors by the Drug Agency and the Ministry of Health. It did not do well with this anti-Covid vaccine that the British data have always told us that it works very well. Now, however, also considering the impact of these errors on Italian public opinion, we can decide from tomorrow whether the AstraZeneca vaccine should no longer be used and we are equipped to make vaccines only to mRna “, says Bassetti.” The vaccination strategy focuses on Pfizer, Moderna and then on CureVac. But it must be a political choice – he specifies – The public opinion is furious about the AstraZeneca vaccine, the institutions cannot leave doctors alone and the Regions to defend them “.