Gresele, picture remains favorable to oo astrazeneca – umbria

(ansa) – perugia, 08 apr – “the overall picture remains largely favorable for an oo of the astrazeneca vaccine, although with the limitations indicated by aifa following a precaution criterion”: to support it is professor paolo gresele, ordinary of internal medicine of the university of perugia and president of the Italian society for the study of hemostasis and thrombosis. Who answered the loop after the last indications arrived from the regulatory agencies. “there has been – the Greek professor has explained – a significant increase of cases reported regarding the previous report of the European agency of the drug and a greater definition of the characters that distinguish them “.

According to the Greek professor it is however a few cases reported. Gresele did not however hide that the “race of events” related to the cases of thrombosis is represented by “very serious acute syndromes and with a significant mortality”. “the treatment of these patients – he added – is empirical because we still do not have a sufficiently broad experience.

The cure there is – it has concluded – but we still do not know exactly what is the most effective”.