Largest hospital trust is first with no Covid patients in intensive care

The largest hospital trust in England has become the first to declare it has no Covid-19 patients requiring treatment in intensive care.  Dr David Rosser, who heads the University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB), said there were signs that infected patients “don’t seem as sick, on average, as they were”. At the peak of […]

100,000 coronavirus antibody tests ‘gathering dust in warehouses’

The pin-prick test is 99.4 per cent accurate, according to independent verification obtained by Avonchem, with results available in 10 to 15 minutes. But the firm now warns it may have to ship the tests overseas if it can not secure the necessary approval for their...