A network of clinics has been set up to give treatments to people who are extremely vulnerable to the coronavirus soon after they have a positive test
27 January 2022
As the UK phases out covid-19 restrictions – with England dropping nearly all such measures – people who are extremely vulnerable have a new weapon against the virus: antiviral drugs and antibodies designed to lower the risk of people getting severely ill.
The medicines should be taken within five days of a positive PCR test and symptoms beginning, and ideally as soon as possible. Getting the drugs to people who are at home, not in hospital, has meant setting up a new …