Coronavirus.

British mutation worries intensive care units

2:36 min
  • In more than half of the regions in Sweden, the British mutation of the coronavirus is now dominant and the pressure on healthcare is increasing.
  • In hospitals today, it is not possible to find out which patients have the mutated variant.
  • But Johnny Hillgren at Gävle hospital, says to Swedish Radio News that it seems that the patients admitted there become seriously ill more quickly and need to be admitted into intensive care.