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# icu - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Number of people infected by a confirmed case of Covid-19 has fallen again

Harris said the number of admissions to hospital and intensive care have halved in the last week.

# icu - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in ICU has fallen below 100

The number of people in ICU is a figure Harris said will watched very carefully over the coming weeks.

# icu - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Taoiseach says ICU numbers still too high for restrictions to be lifted

A plan on how the country will be reopened will be published in the coming days.

# icu - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Over 9,000 people have recovered from Covid-19, according to new figures

The figures are based on an analysis of the confirmed cases as of Saturday.

# icu - Monday 13 April, 2020

Harris: 'There's no magic point at the start of May where life as we know it before coronavirus can resume'

Factors such as ICU capacity and the reproduction rate of the virus will determine how and when restrictions can be eased back.

# icu - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Some mothers allowed just 15 minutes with their premature babies due to coronavirus restrictions

Parents are asking for better communication about why the extreme restrictions in neonatal ICUs are necessary.

# icu - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Holohan: Majority of people with Covid-19 are recovering and 53 who were in ICUs have been discharged

Although most people have been able to recover at home, officials said there is no room for complacency as vulnerable groups are still at a high risk.

# icu - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

New ethical guidelines for medical staff say 'stringent restrictions on ICU admission' are needed during the pandemic

Concerns have been raised about the guidelines in relation to disability rights.

Boris Johnson remains in intensive care but is 'breathing without any assistance'

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab provided the public with an update on Johnson’s condition this afternoon.

# icu - Monday 6 April, 2020

Boris Johnson moved to intensive care unit as Covid-19 symptoms worsen ICU

Boris Johnson moved to intensive care unit as Covid-19 symptoms worsen

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will “deputise where necessary” while the prime minister is in intensive care.

# icu - Friday 27 March, 2020

Covid-19: ICUs will be at capacity within a few days, says Taoiseach

Varadkar also said that construction sites that cannot implement social distancing should be shut down.

# icu - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Girl (2) in ICU after swallowing fridge magnets

The magnets stuck together and created holes in her intestines.

# icu - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Leo met some very small, very cute babies today

‘There’ll be trouble … his grandparents didn’t even get to hold him yet!’

# icu - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Christmas presents for sick children stolen from hospital

Warning: this is possibly the saddest story you’re going to read this Christmas.

# icu - Monday 27 June, 2011

New ICU beds at Crumlin, but is the hospital in crisis?

The board of Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital says that the facility will run out of money by the end of the year.