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COVID-19 reproduction rate in NCR rises

COVID-19 reproduction rate in NCR rises.....»»

Category: newsSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesJan 12th, 2021

COVID-19 reproduction rate in NCR goes down

COVID-19 reproduction rate in NCR goes down.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsDec 28th, 2020

12 areas flagged for COVID uptrend

The Department of Health (DoH) is monitoring around 12 areas after a rise in the virus attack rate and average reproduction number was seen in recent weeks. Initially, DoH Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said based on their report, there are only eight cities in Metro Manila which was later clarified by DoH Secretary Francisco Duque […] The post 12 areas flagged for COVID uptrend appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 16th, 2020

COVID-19 transmission rate rising in Metro Manila – DOH

The reproduction rate of COVID-19 cases has increased in 12 localities in the National Capital Region, according to the Department of Health......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2020

The best gift of all

A team of researchers tracking the COVID-19 pandemic notes that the reproduction rate of the novel coronavirus continues to go up in Metro Manila......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 15th, 2020

Local Roundup: Virus infection rate rising but reversible, OCTA says

The University of the Philippines-OCTA Research Team on Sunday said the reproduction rate of the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19 continued to go up in the National Capital Region......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 14th, 2020

UP experts say lower & lsquo;repro& rsquo; rate to flatten curve

To flatten the curve of coronavirus infections in Metro Manila, authorities must cut down COVID-19’s reproduction and positivity ratios to less than five percent or one in ten persons, researchers from the University of the Philippines who have been tracking the pandemic said Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 29th, 2020

Have we truly flattened the curve?

University of the Philippines professor and OCTA Research fellow Guido David said yesterday that the we have “flattened the COVID-19 case curve” as the country’s corona virus reproduction rate or R0 or R-naught – the epidemiological metric used to describe the contagiousness or transmission potential of infectious agents – has decreased to a value less than one......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 7th, 2020

PH COVID-19 fatality rate highest in the world

The coronavirus crisis in the Philippines is entering its critical phase when the so-called curve (showing the volume or number of people sick of COVID-19) rises sharply to form a left half of a mountain with its peak. After that, if containment and mitigation are effective, the curve dives sharply to form the right half of the mountain, and then flatten......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 19th, 2020

Bohol s COVID-19 positivity testing rate at 3.3 per hundred

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Jan. 13 (PIA) -- Of the two molecular laboratories in Bohol that could analyze the presence of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) through reverse transcription polymerase ch.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News2 hr. 13 min. ago

Global COVID-19 death toll passes two million

PARIS, France – The global death toll from COVID-19 passed two million on Friday, with the World Health Organization (WHO) urging mass vaccinations as the pandemic progresses at a record rate. As of 1825 GMT on Friday, at least 2,000,066 people worldwide had been confirmed dead of the virus that first emerged in Wuhan, central […] The post Global COVID-19 death toll passes two million appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News22 hr. 33 min. ago

Kahit sumipa ang kaso, kapasidad ng pagtugon ng mga ospital sa COVID, sapat pa

MANILA, Philippines  Sapat pa rin ang hospital capacity o critical care utilization  rate gayundin ang temporary treatment and monitoring facility, ayon kay Heath Sec. Francisco Duque III sa kabila ng pagtaas ng kaso ng COVID-19 sa bansa at pagkakadetect ng UK variant. Sa press briefing ng DOH, sinabi ng kalihim na base sa latest health facility […] The post Kahit sumipa ang kaso, kapasidad ng pagtugon ng mga ospital sa COVID, sapat pa appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

DFA: 322 more migrant Filipinos contract coronavirus; tally rises to 13,378

A spike in COVID-19 cases in one European country caused hundreds of migrant Filipinos to contract the virus, the Department of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

Moody& rsquo;s sees high jobless rate in Asia

Global debt watcher Moody’s Investors Service said Tuesday the restrictions on cross-border travels implemented to contain the spread of COVID-19 pandemic will have a negative impact on employment situations in Asia-Pacific countries, including the Philippines......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 13th, 2021

Senators hit Roque’s “wag nang pihikan” vaccine remark

Senators on Tuesday hit presidential spokesperson Harry Roque’s latest remark on Filipinos’ choice for coronavirus COVID-19 vaccines, tagging the statement as “unfair.” Senator Panfilo Lacson said he will not choose a brand that only yields 50 percent efficacy rate and a brand that is not applying for Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) if there are other […] The post Senators hit Roque’s “wag nang pihikan” vaccine remark appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 12th, 2021

EOC head: Mandaue has now 3 daily average cases of COVID-19

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Mandaue City’s daily average cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has risen from one to three. Lawyer Lizer Malate, head of the city’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC), said last December, the city’s positivity rate stands at only less than 1 percent or an average of one case per day but during […] The post EOC head: Mandaue has now 3 daily average cases of COVID-19 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 4th, 2021

Philippine Red Cross: COVID-19 saliva test 99% accurate

The United States has recorded a 99-percent detection rate for saliva tests in one million subjects tested for the coronavirus disease 2019, the Philippine Red Cross revealed yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 4th, 2021

PH s COVID-19 cases rises to 477,807

PH s COVID-19 cases rises to 477,807.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJan 4th, 2021

PRC: COVID-19 saliva test 99% accurate

The United States has recorded a 99-percent detection rate for saliva tests in one million subjects tested for the coronavirus disease 2019, the Philippine Red Cross revealed yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2021

Red Cross: Saliva COVID-19 test has 99% success rate in US

The cheaper, saliva-based test for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has garnered a 99% detection rate in the US, the Philippine Red Cross disclosed. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2021

Vaccines not panacea for poor COVID-19 response

Health advocate and community doctor Josh San Pedro said that mass testing remains important amid the increasing number of cases, and the new coronavirus variant, which is proving to be more transmissible. After all, vaccines have no 100 efficacy rate and that chances of getting infected remain. The post Vaccines not panacea for poor COVID-19 response appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsDec 31st, 2020