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# Hospitalisation

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Most Covid-19 patients in hospital not requiring supplemental oxygen
A new review found that just 42% of patients in hospital with the disease have Covid-19 symptoms.
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More younger people are being referred to hospital with Covid-19, Reid says
The HSE chief said there is also a concern about younger people being impacted by long Covid.
What's the total ICU bed capacity for the latest Covid-19 surge?
The HSE has said it would, of course, continue to care for patients beyond capacity but the level of care would not be the same.
Highest number of Covid-19 hospital admissions in 24-hour period since April
59 people have been admitted to hospital since yesterday morning.
Jim O'Callaghan: 'There's a danger in a political system that blindly follows everything NPHET says'
Making the tough decisions in government during a pandemic is not easy, says O’Callaghan.
Covid-19: Six cases in Irish hospitals, down from peak of 879
HSE CEO Paul Reid revealed the figure this morning.
Half of patients admitted to ICU with Covid-19 have chronic heart disease
More than 2,800 people have been hospitalised with the disease, with 373 of those admitted to intensive care units.
Demi Lovato representative says she is awake and recovering with family
The statement did not provide any details on what led to the singer’s hospitalisation.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford diagnosed with rare and aggressive cancer
Ford had been admitted to hospital last week.
"Important services" missing from Magdalene survivors redress scheme
Justice for Magdalenes Research has said that it falls short of what was previously recommended to Government.
'Unlikely' that contaminated cannabis caused hospitalisation of two women
Two women were brought to the intensive care unit Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda last week.
University of Limerick scientists invent new metal to 'significantly reduce patient trauma'
Scientists in Limerick have invented a new metal that will make medical devices inside the body more visible under x-ray, resulting in “significantly” reducing patient trauma and hospitalisation time.
'The country must not panic, Mandela is fine' - Zuma reassures South Africa
Concerns have been raised about the hospitalisation of South Africa’s anti-apartheid leader and former president Nelson Mandela earlier today.
Nelson Mandela 'comfortable' after night in hospital
The 94-year-old former president, known as ‘Madiba’, was admitted to hospital yesterday for what were described as “normal” tests for a man of his age.
India: 47 dead after fire on train bound for Chennai
The train caught fire near the town of Nellore in Andhra Pradesh earlier this morning.
Mandela leaves hospital following treatment for stomach complaint
The 93-year-old former South African president was admitted to hospital yesterday.