The rise in daily coronavirus cases in Greece is alarming. According to the National Public Health Organization (EODY), 1,547 new infections were identified in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 34,299.
One hundred and eight (108) patients whose median age is 65 years, remain intubated, with 34 (31.5%) being women and the rest, men. 93.5% of the intubated patients have an underlying health issue or are aged 70 years and older. Two hundred and eighty (280) patients have been discharged from the ICUs.
Furthermore, 10 more people have died due to the coronavirus, thus bringing the total number to 603 victims in the country. The median age of the deceased patients was 79 years and 96.2% of them had an underlying health issue and / or aged 70 years and over.