- 18 Oct 2020 9:50 AM
31,060 is the number of active infected, 1,712 patients are hospitalized, 179 of them are on ventilators.
We are in the second wave of the epidemic, the number of active infections is rising, so it is very important to maintain discipline.
People should continue to strictly observe the rules because “the disease is everywhere and anyone could contract it”, says Cecília Müller, chief medical officer.
It is suggested to continue avoiding crowded indoor places, keep the suggested 1,5 meter distance, wash hands often and thoroughly.
In addition to shops and public transport, the use of the mask is mandatory in cinemas, theaters, health and social institutions, and customer reception offices. Clubs will have to close by 11pm.
Anyone with symptoms should not go to community, friends, family and other meetings, but stay home and notify their GP by phone.
Patients treated in hospital: 1, 712
On respiratory machine: 179
In mandatory home quarantine: 25,734
Number of samplings: 894,385
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