Scientists within the UK have found an affordable and out there remedy for COVID-19 sufferers.
They’ve described the usage of a typical steroid drug as a “main breakthrough”.
The drug, dexamethasone, decreased loss of life charges by a 3rd for sufferers on ventilators, and by a fifth for sufferers needing oxygen.
The outcomes have been printed from the Restoration trial which is assessing various totally different potential COVD-19 remedies.
It’s thought the drug might have saved between 4,000 to five,000 lives if it had been used earlier within the pandemic.