The decline in the number of patients in France severely affected by the coronavirus and hospitalized in resuscitation continued Saturday, with 1 of 665 patients, or 36 less in 24 hours, said the Directorate-general of health in a press release. The total number of patients in the intensive care unit, which reflects in particular the pressure on the hospital system, "remains high" with 5 600 patients from all causes, specifies the DGS. In mortality, the next refresh of the data collected by public Health, France will take place on Monday, due to the bridge of the Ascension.
More than 28, 000 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic
The balance sheet amounted to 28 289 killed in France on Friday night, with 74 additional deaths registered between Thursday and Friday by public Health-France in the hospitals. But this balance did not include the deaths reported since Thursday in the long-term care facilities and other medico-social establishments. Since the beginning of the epidemic, 100 225 people have been hospitalized in the country, 17 of which 701 in the icu. 64 547 people were out cured of the hospital.
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