Surgeon dies from coronavirus ‘contracted in UK hospital’

Surgeon dies from coronavirus ‘contracted in UK hospital’

A renowned organ transplant specialist has become the first working NHS surgeon to die from coronavirus in Britain. Adil El Tayar, who died on Wednesday at West Middlesex University Hospital in Isleworth, west London, is thought to have contracted the virus while working at a hospital in the Midlands. He had been self-isolating after developing […]
Where we can treat the over-90s out of hospital, we should do so

Where we can treat the over-90s out of hospital, we should do so

Despite huge efforts to increase the capacity in Intensive Care Units (ICU), bring in more staff and build more ventilators, access will have to be rationed based on chance of good outcomes. Frailer, older people will rightly be cared for on general wards or, where...