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Covid-19: why the beginnings of vaccination among general practitioners are difficult


DECRYPTION - To date, only 120,000 injections have been performed by doctors, authorized to administer the vaccine developed by AstraZeneca.

It has been six days since general practitioners received the green light to administer the vaccine developed by AstraZeneca.

But to date, only 120,000 injections have been performed.

If the ministry welcomes this

"flow dynamic"

described as

"very strong"

, we can reasonably estimate that there is still a large margin of progress.

In total of the 1.7 million doses of AstraZeneca delivered, only 275,000 had been used as of February 28.

Three quarters of the 600,000 doses delivered at the beginning of February to health establishments to vaccinate caregivers, for example, have not yet been used ... The objective, posted by the Ministry of Health, is however to administer 3, 3 million first doses of this vaccine in March.

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An ambitious bet because, in the field, doctors face a certain reluctance on the part of their patients.

“Our secretary, dedicated to recruiting patients for vaccination, tells us that she makes twenty calls

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Source: lefigaro

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