June 16, 2021 15:00 (EST)
An additional 177,197 cases and 5,211 deaths were reported in the past 24 hours, representing a 0.25% relative increase in cases and a 0.28% relative increase in deaths, compared to the previous day.
On 15 June, the Ecuador Ministry of Health published the Guidelines for Vaccination of pregnant and breastfeeding women. The document provides guideline for vaccination of pregnant women over 35 years of age or with comorbidities, according to the list of serious conditions or chronic diseases from 12 weeks of gestation; and for non-risk pregnant women, from 20 weeks of gestation. The report is available in Spanish.
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