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Hospital ward that provides intensive care medicine

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Intensive care unit: Hospital ward that provides intensive care medicine
An intensive care unit (ICU), also known as an intensive therapy unit or intensive treatment unit (ITU) or critical care unit (CCU), is a special department of a hospital or health care facility that provides intensive treatment medicine.

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CM Kejriwal launches app to track hospital beds for COVID-19 patients [Video]

CM Kejriwal launches app to track hospital beds for COVID-19 patients

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on June 02 launched a mobile application to provide information about all the hospitals in Delhi and also number of vacant beds for coronavirus in every hospital...

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Pregnant doctor treats low income COVID-19 patients [Video]

Pregnant doctor treats low income COVID-19 patients

Dr. Zafia Anklesaria, who is seven months pregnant, treats COVID-19 patients in the intensive care unit at Los Angeles' CommonSpirit’s Dignity Health California Hospital Medical Center, which mostly..

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Alabama Is Running Out of ICU Beds For COVID Patients [Video]

Alabama Is Running Out of ICU Beds For COVID Patients

According to Gizmodo, Alabama is running out of ICU beds for coronavirus patients. A Johns Hopkins University tracker reports that there are 13,414 cases of coronavirus and 529 deaths in Alabama. This..

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A nurse struggling with COVID-19 trauma was found dead in his car [Video]

A nurse struggling with COVID-19 trauma was found dead in his car

Becoming a nurse was a dream come true for William Coddington but in March that dream and his long recovery from drug addiction began to unravel as fatally ill COVID-19 patients showed up in his..

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Hospitals running out of ICU beds in Brazil [Video]

Hospitals running out of ICU beds in Brazil

Brazil's healthcare system is heading towards collapse as coronavirus spreads.

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Kidney injury seen in more than a third of COVID-19 patients - U.S. study [Video]

Kidney injury seen in more than a third of COVID-19 patients - U.S. study

Over a third of patients treated for COVID-19 in a large New York medical system developed acute kidney injury, and nearly 15% required dialysis, U.S. researchers reported on Thursday. Colette Luke has..

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'Dengue kills too': Latin America faces two epidemics at once [Video]

'Dengue kills too': Latin America faces two epidemics at once

Experts expect 2020 to be marked by high rates of dengue, which can fill ICUs even absent the pressures of coronavirus.

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U.S. ICUs Could Still Be Overwhelmed By COVID-19 Patients [Video]

U.S. ICUs Could Still Be Overwhelmed By COVID-19 Patients

Communities across the United States still need to expand hospital capacity. This is to manage new COVID-19 cases, even as some states loosen social distancing restrictions. These results follow a..

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Coronavirus: Inside an ICU in Northern Ireland [Video]

Coronavirus: Inside an ICU in Northern Ireland

Craigavon Area Hospital in County Armagh has not been as busy as they feared during the coronavirus pandemic. As of May 4, the death toll from Covid-19 in Northern Ireland stands at 387. The true..

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Indian Army sets up COVID-19 Health care centre [Video]

Indian Army sets up COVID-19 Health care centre

The Indian Army along with civil administration of Srinagar have established a COVID-19 health care centre for the people of Kashmir. The health care centre has the capacity to hold 250 COVID-19..

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Varadkar: Figures aren't good enough to lift restrictions yet [Video]

Varadkar: Figures aren't good enough to lift restrictions yet

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says the numbers of ICU admissions, new cases and deaths due to Covid-19 "just aren't good enough yet" to start easing restrictions in Ireland.

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Labour of love: Baker spends 5 days creating giant rainbow cake for NHS staff [Video]

Labour of love: Baker spends 5 days creating giant rainbow cake for NHS staff

An out-of-work baker uses 90 eggs and 55kgs of ingredients over five days to create a rainbow cake which she donates to NHS staff at her local hospital. Video credit: Cakes by Carol.

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Nurses cheer as coronavirus patient leaves ICU after 10 days [Video]

Nurses cheer as coronavirus patient leaves ICU after 10 days

NHS staff cheer for a coronavirus patient as he is released from an ICU after 10 days of treatment for the deadly disease. Pete Mitchell thanked medics as he was moved from the ICU at Royal Infirmary..

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Nearly 600 sailors on the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt test positive for COVID-19: Pentagon [Video]

Nearly 600 sailors on the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt test positive for COVID-19: Pentagon

A total of 585 sailors on the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt tested positive for COVID-19, the Navy's statement dated April 12.

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In profile: ICU consultant on how coronavirus has 'torn up the rule book' [Video]

In profile: ICU consultant on how coronavirus has 'torn up the rule book'

As an intensive care consultant, Dr Ron Daniels says the rule book for work-life has been torn up and thrown away amid the coronavirus outbreak. In the second in a series of profiles looking at workers..

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New York "Cautiously Optimistic" With Good News Regarding Covid-19 [Video]

New York "Cautiously Optimistic" With Good News Regarding Covid-19

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo broke some good news for New York after weeks of worry. Cuomo says the number of coronavirus patients in ICU across the state dropped in the last day. This news offers a..

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Global coronavirus death toll hits 100,000 [Video]

Global coronavirus death toll hits 100,000

The number of deaths worldwide linked to the novel coronavirus reached 100,000 on Friday, with the U.S. topping 18,100, as U.S. Health officials warned Americans to keep up their social distancing..

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New York sees first drop in ICU patients in a day- NY Gov. Cuomo [Video]

New York sees first drop in ICU patients in a day- NY Gov. Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Friday that the number of coronavirus patients in intensive care units across the state dropped in the last day, offering a glimmer of hope that the surge in..

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Boris Johnson has been moved out of the Intensive Care Unit [Video]

Boris Johnson has been moved out of the Intensive Care Unit

On April 9, a Downing Street spokesman confirmed that U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved out of the intensive care unit (ICU).

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UK coronavirus toll jumps as Johnson leaves ICU [Video]

UK coronavirus toll jumps as Johnson leaves ICU

UK PM remains in hospital as country's death toll rises by 881 to 7,978 and confirmed cases worldwide top 1.5 million.

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UK PM Johnson leaves the ICU [Video]

UK PM Johnson leaves the ICU

Prime Minister Boris Johnson left intensive care on Thursday evening as he continues to recover from COVID-19, but he remains under close observation in the hospital, his office said on Thursday...

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