“Off the masks for vaccinated against Covid”. At ‘Buongiorno Benessere’, this morning on Rai1, the presenter Vira Carbone and Matteo Bassetti, director of the Infectious Diseases Clinic of the San Martino hospital in Genoa, made an appeal to stop the use of masks once the vaccine cycle is completed , as the United States decided. “I hope it will happen in Italy as soon as possible – underlined Bassetti – and therefore I think it is good to start talking about it, knowing the long times of our bureaucracy and our health institutions. vaccinated, also to give a good signal to those who are still skeptical about vaccinations. But we really hope that it will be possible in the coming weeks “. Read also In a post on Facebook, Bassetti also launched the proposal to extend the green pass in Italy to 12 months for those vaccinated against Covid. “It takes a little more courage and initiative to give signs of a return to normal in safety. We extend the duration of the green pass for vaccinated people to 12 months. Why does it have to last only 6 months?” “What studies show with certainty that vaccine protection lasts only 6 months? The Italian bureaucracy and the lack of reactivity of some institutions – he concludes – risk killing the restart”.