Six Brazilian capitals have over 90% ICU occupancy for Covid-19 (June 23)

The current high demand for ICUs has improved from last week's scenario, when 10 state capitals and the Federal District were in this situation, but there are 11 capitals with rates of at least 80% this week.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - ICU (Intensive Care Unit) bed occupancy exclusively for patients with Covid-19 presents a rate of at least 90% in 6 capital cities in 4 Brazilian regions this week, shows a survey conducted by Folha de S.Paulo newspaper.

The current high demand has improved from last week's scenario, when 10 state capitals and the Federal District were in this situation, but it is far from comfortable. There are 11 capitals with rates of at least 80% this week, according to data from the local health secretariats, compared to the 13 registered the week before . . .

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