With ICUs in Rio Filled, More Patients Are Dying at Home

With a lower supply of beds and a suppressed demand by patients who were relegated to the sidelines at the start of the pandemic, many people infected with the novel coronavirus or struggling with chronic diseases have been left unattended or without ICU care.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Surge in Covid cases and deaths, shortage of beds, and overcrowded ICUs. The perfect storm has formed, under the final stage of quarantine relaxation, and on Wednesday the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation . . .

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