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Nagpur: More senior citizens hospitalized due to current Covid-19 trend | Nagpur News – Times of India

NAGPUR: With many more testing positive in the last ten days, the trend in the city is indicating that 70% of patients in need of hospitalization are above the age of 65. The others, mostly asymptomatic, are recovering in home isolation. “Since the last six-seven days, we have been observing that many senior citizens are getting admitted for Covid-19. The ICUs have more elderly adults under-treatment,” said Dr Ashwini Tayade, infectious disease specialist at Kingsway Hospital. As on February 19, Nagpur district had 5,617 patients under treatment, 978 have been hospitalized and the treatment mode for 754 was to be…

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