Dr Gérald Kierzek: “As long as we do not have absolute proof that we cannot carry the virus, we must take the minimum of precaution”
Since Monday, US health authorities have allowed all vaccinated people to meet in closed places, without a mask and without physical distancing. Is it dangerous? Would this be a way out of this health crisis?
In France, the Ile-de-France Regional Health Agency has asked all hospitals and clinics to deprogram 40% of surgical interventions. How did we get here ? “For lack of beds”, according to our health consultant, stressing that “the situation is not catastrophic”. “We are not on a tidal wave, we are on a high plateau which is rising quietly”. “100 intensive care beds for 1.6 million inhabitants is very little. And each winter, it fills up very quickly,” he concludes.