More than half of Covid ‘patients’ in London are not primarily being treated for the virus, according to official figures which highlight how mild Omicron is compared to previous variants.
NHS data published today shows that out of the 3,227 patients on the capital’s Covid wards, 1,651 are not mainly sick with the disease. It means 52 per cent may have been admitted for something else, such as a broken leg.
The picture is similar nationally where 6,647 out of 15,026 Covid patients — or…
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