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Breathing easy

A health worker checks a Covid patient on oxygen support at a hospital, during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in Bengaluru. (PTI) When Covid-19 patients do not respond to treatment at home, their oxygen requirement increases. Such patients are typically admitted to hospitals that have facilities to administer this life-saving gas. The overall oxygen demand did increase in the country during the first wave, but it was managed well by mobilising oxygen from the resources within the country. India, therefore, dealt well with the first wave of the pandemic . The second wave challenged and overwhelmed our […]

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