hospitals are treating 7,546 Covid-19 patients, 562 of whom need respiratory assistance.
Portfolio.hu wrote that Hungary might pass the peak of the fourth wave these days. The media outlet said that the daily number of new infections seems to have stabilized at around 10 thousand, which is good news regarding the spread of the virus. Based on wastewater data,
the spread of the coronavirus stabilizes at a high level.
The reproduction rate (R) is around 1 meaning that one infected gives the disease to not more than 1 another.
However, the rate of positive tests has never been this high. Portfolio.hu says that Hungary reached the limit of its testing capacities. That means the number of hidden new infections is rising.
Source: MTI, portfolio.hu