Concern over increase in number of children hospitalized with Covid-19 in Buenos Aires

The head of Epidemiology at the Garrahan Hospital maintained that school could be the main site of coronavirus transmission among young people, adding that this is a "guess" because "it is not specifically documented."

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The health authorities of the Garrahan Hospital, one of the pediatric centers of reference in Argentina, showed their concern this Thursday about the increase in hospitalizations of children with covid-19 due to the sustained increase in the number of cases among minors in the second wave of the pandemic.

"As of today, we have 39 patients who are hospitalized, of which three are in the intensive care unit," Rosa Bologna, head of Epidemiology at Garrahan Hospital, a health center located in Buenos Aires, explained to the media on Thursday.

According to Bologna, the wards of . . .

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