About 790 people from the health sector have received the Sputnik-V vaccine at the “Dr. Miguel Ángel Rangel ”, better known as“ Hospital Periférico de Coche ”of Caracas to combat COVID-19.
The director of the hospital, Rosalbina Hurtado, informed that the nursing staff, doctors, orderlies and workers have come for the dose. "The Sputnik V vaccine is one of the most accepted in the world, with a 92 percent efficacy rate."
He added that there have been no indications or contrary consequences and they have a multidisciplinary team that is attending to the hospital population. "We have a COVID-19 area and intensive therapy area."
He called on the community to maintain biosafety measures, "The two phases of the dose must be voluntarily placed to guarantee immunity."
For her part, the doctor Katherine DeSousa, who received the second dose of Sputnik V, He asserted that according to research, the Russian vaccine is one of the most effective. "We sent the message to all health personnel who received the first dose to comply with the second vaccine, because this is what will generate greater coverage regarding the creation of antibodies."