Laura McClelland is a consultant anaesthetist in an intensive care unit at a busy south Wales hospital. She describes being on the frontline of the fight against Covid-19
The biggest daily rise in coronavirus deaths took place this week, and south Wales has become a hotspot for Covid-19.
Anushka Asthana talks to Laura McClelland, a consultant anaesthetist in an intensive care unit at a busy south Wales hospital. She describes the impact the virus has had on her and her colleagues and the patients and their families she is treating. At a time when the NHS is struggling to cope, she urges people to stay at home, noting that this is not just a virus that affects older people – she is treating people ranging from their 20s to 80s.