Nicosia ICU has only four doctors out of the ten needed to function

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STATE doctors announced on Thursday that for the next three days there would be no afternoon on-call doctors at the Nicosia intensive care unit (ICU).

The head of the ICU, Theodoros Kyprianou said that doctors in the unit are exhausted from working “to the limits of their human strength”.

ICU doctors, he said, have been working overtime all last month trying to cover all shifts, but that this is to the detriment of patients as an overworked doctor cannot take prompt and proper decisions that are necessary when working in such a department.

He added that after three months of...


Nicosia ICU has only four doctors out of the ten needed to function


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