The Minister of Health of the Community of Madrid, Enrique Ruiz Escudero placeholder image, has revealed that several people have been entered at the Hospital Nurse Isabel Zendal despite having the complete vaccination schedule. In any case you have recalled that These cases are “exceptional”, even more so when it comes to reinfections, as has happened with some of the admitted patients.
Has done it for a visit to the El Escorial public Hospital, where you recalled that vaccines do not offer 100% protection. Ruiz Escudero has explained that “unfortunately, in clinical practice, the percentages are met”. “If the efficiency is 97%, then there is a 3% that can be escaped“, has added.
Given these data, Ruiz Escudero recommends caution to the population: “we must remind the population that sometimes there are cases of infections in people vaccinated with the two doses.” “We are also part of the solution and it is important that we follow all these recommendations “, has added.
Maintain security measures
The counselor advocates maintain protection measures such as the use of masks and the safety distance during the vaccination campaign, especially in view of the advance of the Delta variant, which is already the predominant one in Madrid.
On the other hand, Ruiz Escudero recalled that most hospitalizations have been among people who had given up vaccination or among those who were waiting for the second dose and therefore they still did not have complete protection.