In Italy, the death toll from Covid-19 is now more than 14,500. It is the hardest hit European country. (Subscribe: In Bergamo, which is close to the Alps, it’s thought fatalities could be double [More]
A hospital in northern Italy expanded its ground to keep patients separate from people with coronavirus who were being treated inside. Medical workers in protective face masks prepared medical checkpoints and set up tents to [More]
Katrien Devolder talks to Dr Marco Vergano, intensive care specialist and Chair of the Ethics Section of the Italian Society for Anesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine (Siaarti) about triage in the ICU during the coronavirus [More]
With ventilators running low, a desperate hospital in northern Italy has a new idea: modified scuba masks. Chris Livesay reports.
In a VICE News special report, Isobel Yeung travels to the epicenter of Italy’s COVID-19 outbreak. Since February 20, when it was first detected in the country’s Lombardy region, Italy has been devastated by the [More]
A new intensive care unit dedicated to treating coronavirus patients has been built in record time in Milan’s San Raffaele hospital. A timelapse video shared by the hospital shows the eight-day construction of the [More]
(7 Nov 2020) As the number of infections in Italy continues to grow, hospitals in many cities across the country are struggling to contain the new wave that is overwhelming intensive care wards. On Friday, [More]
The Omicron variant is causing skyrocketing rates of COVID-19 infections in countries around the world. The Director-General of the World Health Organization says he is extremely worried about the massive spike in cases driven by [More]
Subscribe here: Full Episodes: | Inside the red zone (2020) It’s an enormous relief to know it’s there, but it’s also a place you want to do everything you can to avoid. The [More]
(8 Mar 2021) Ferrovie dello Stato (FS) Italiane, Italy’s public railways company, unveiled a train turned into a traveling intensive care unit (ICU) in Rome Termini station on Monday morning, projected to cope with COVID-19 [More]