California: A nurse in California has examined constructive for COVID-19 simply eight days after he obtained the anti-COVID jab developed by a number one pharmaceutical agency. The ER nurse, recognized as Matthew W, had taken the vaccine on December 18, in keeping with the DailyMail.UK.
‘Acquired my Covid vaccine! The quarter-hour afterward sitting round with a bunch of others whereas well being care staff requested us how we felt made me consider an opium den. I’ll report again if I begin to develop a 3rd arm,’ Matthew wrote on Instagram.
Nonetheless, on Christmas Eve, Matthew, who works at two completely different hospitals in San Diego, started feeling sick after working a shift within the COVID-19 unit. In response to ABC 10 Information, Matthew went to a hospital on December 26 to get examined for the virus and was confirmed as COVID-19 positive.
In response to main well being consultants, what occurred with Matthew is ”shocking”, however not one thing surprising. “It isn’t surprising in any respect. In case you work by the numbers, that is precisely what we’d count on to occur if somebody was uncovered,” Dr Christian Ramers, an infectious illness specialist with Household Well being Facilities of San Diego, was quoted as saying.
Ramers additional mentioned that Matthew might need been contaminated earlier than receiving the anti-COVID vaccine and he might not have been conscious of it. The Donald Trump Administration’s plan to vaccinate the vast majority of Individuals within the first half of subsequent yr has been hit by the gradual rollout of this system, which on the present price might take almost 10 years to finish, in keeping with a brand new report.
These behind the ”Operation Warp Pace” had been claiming that 20 million Individuals would obtain the COVID-19 vaccine by the top of 2020 and 80 per cent of the entire inhabitants could be vaccinated by late June.
Nonetheless, the brand new knowledge launched by the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) reveals vaccination efforts are shifting at a slower tempo than wanted, with simply 2.1 million Individuals receiving their first dose out of the 11.4 million shipped earlier this month, as of Monday.
Notably, the vaccine producer is but to answer to this incident.