News about the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak for doctors, geriatricians and healthcare professionals from GM.
Half of patients with red flag cancer symptoms didn't contact GP during pandemic
RCP say staff must be given time off to rest and recover from the pressure of the pandemic
Scottish study shows Covid-19 vaccines have reduced the risk of hospitalisation by over 80%
Campaigners demand action from the G7 on global vaccine supply
Rheumatoid arthritis drug reduces the risk of death in severe Covid-19 patients
Almost 130 countries are yet to administer a single Covid-19 dose, say WHO
New Covid-19 variants raise concerns for vaccine efficacy
Over the last couple of months, new more virulent strains of Covid-19 have emerged and been identified worldwide, and as any successful vaccination programme relies on the effectiveness of the predominately used vaccine, analysis of these new strains and their relation to any vaccine has become ever more urgent.