He pointed out that the date of receiving the fourth dose of coronavirus vaccine will be determined according to clinical studies of the cases. Obtaining it every year or every six months depends on the epidemiological situation and the degree of disease spread and its resistance in each country. He pointed out that there is a significant increase in coronavirus infections in East Asian countries, America and the European Union currently. He said that severe and dangerous infections and cases have decreased significantly in Egypt, stressing the availability of medicines and supplies inside hospitals. He also said that the period for obtaining the third booster dose was shortened from 6 months to 3 months for groups most at risk, such as medical staff, the elderly and those with chronic diseases.
Source: Egypt Independent May 17, 2022 09:57 UTC