Guadalajara reached the turning point of COVID-19 cases: López-Gatell
In other words, the growth of confirmed cases in the ZMG is no longer linear and slow, as it had been, but exponential, explains the official.
To this day, the municipalities of the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area (ZMG) are the first with the most COVID-19 infections in the entire State.
And, in fact, during the afternoon conference, the Undersecretary for Health Promotion and Prevention, Hugo López-Gatell, stressed that he is at a turning point.
In other words, the growth of confirmed cases is no longer linear and slow, as it had been, but exponential, this starting in the second week of May, as shown in a graph.
"Beware, (Metropolitan Area of) Guadalajara, because at the time that the measures to restrict mobility in jobs, public squares, any other activity in public spaces, shopping centers, restaurants were reduced , this would begin to accelerate the epidemic curve, "he warned.
In addition, on the subject of hospitalization, he noted that it is also growing, while the peak will be on June 27, as well as intensive therapy.
In the State, the Jalisco Ministry of Health ( SSJ ) reported 1,759 active cases, while 1,699 were reported yesterday and it is still third in active cases (which presented symptoms in the last 14 days).
They confirmed 12 more deaths: five from Guadalajara, one from Tlaquepaque , one from Puerto Vallarta , one from Tototlán , one from Ayutla , one from Ocotlán , one from Autlán and one from Zapopan ; with what they reach 284.
And they notified 229 new cases, with which they increase to five thousand 244.
Jalisco also remains in second place due to an increase in the incidence rate.
While the occupation of hospital beds rose to 31% and to 20 in beds with ventilators.
Google translation from Informador.