HAVANA, Cuba, Mar 5 (ACN) Cuba studied for COVID-19 18,036 samples, resulting in 777 positive ones. The country accumulates 2,482,557 samples taken and 54, 085 positive.
At the close of March 4, 21,552 patients were admitted for clinical epidemiological surveillance, 3,816 suspected, 13,185 under surveillance and 4,551 confirmed.
Out of the total number of cases, 742 were contacts of confirmed cases; 7 with source of infection abroad and 28 with no source of infection determined. There were 796 medical discharges and five people died. A total of 61 confirmed, 30 in critical and 31 in serious conditions are being treated in ICUs.
A total of 46.2% (359) were asymptomatic, totaling 28,920 (53.4%) of those confirmed to date.