The health experts have urged the Italian Government to relax the covid quarantine rules , stating that, otherwise, the country is at risk of suffering a paralysis . According to current regulations, people who have been in close contact with a covid patient have to self-isolate for seven days if they are vaccinated and for 10 days if they have not been vaccinated.
Little boy Cartabellotta, director of the Gimbe Health Foundation , said that each positive person had, on average, five to ten close contacts, predicting that within two weeks about a million people in Italy could have contracted covid.“That would mean there could be between five and ten million contacts that would have to be quarantined , and that is not possible, “Cartabellotta told Radio Cusano Campus.
Fabrizio Pregliasco, virologist , echoed his comment: “It is clear that at this point and with this diffusion of Omicrón, we must plant There are no changes in the way we intervene, otherwise we are heading for a generalized shutdown. “