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Vaccines in their 40s, bookings from Monday

Byeditorial

May 13, 2021

Acceleration of the anti-Covid vaccination campaign in Italy. Bookings for over 40s will start in Italy on Monday 17 May. The announcement of the emergency commissioner, Francesco Figliuolo. Another 3 million doses will arrive by the weekend and EMA confirms Pfizer recall for up to 42 days. Meanwhile, the decline in the epidemiological curve continues with 7,852 infections and 262 deaths recorded in the last 24 hours and with the positivity index which is 2.5%. Read also VACCINE OVER 40 As part of the monitoring of the vaccination plan, which is recording a good trend on a national scale of administrations in favor of the priority categories indicated in ordinance no. 6 of last April 9, the Commissarial Structure led by General Francesco Figliuolo gave the Regions and Autonomous Provinces the right to start, starting from next May 17, reservations also for citizens over 40. The absolute need to continue pay particular attention to vulnerable people, the over 60 age group, citizens with comorbidities, to ensure maximum coverage. SON “Italy must await the approval of Ema and Aifa on the arrival of new vaccines. They are certainly all welcome for the immunization of the population and in particular of children. Parents must be given precise information in order to join complete “. This was explained by the extraordinary commissioner for the Covid emergency, Francesco Paolo Figliuolo, speaking of the green light in the USA for the vaccine for the 12-15 year old group, during his visit to the Information Building, headquarters of Adnkronos, where this morning he met the publisher Giuseppe Marra, the president Michele Adinolfi and the director Gian Marco Chiocci. DOSES ADMINISTERED There are over 25 million doses of the anti-covid vaccine administered so far in Italy. These are the data provided by the covid emergency commissioner, led by General Francesco Paolo Figliuolo. In particular, at 16.20 today the inoculated doses are 25,092,036.