The British prime minister is secure and stays in ‘good spirits’ after spending the night time within the Intensive Care Unit as his covid-19 signs turned extra severe.
On Sunday, April 5, 2020, Johnson was admitted to the Nationwide Well being Service (NHS) hospital after battling Covid-19 for 10 days, and on Monday he was moved to the ICU as his signs turned extra severe.
Offering an replace on his situation, a spokesman stated, “The Prime Minister has been stable overnight and remains in good spirits. He is receiving standard oxygen treatment and is breathing without any other assistance.”
“He has not required mechanical ventilation or non-invasive respiratory support.”
The ventilator takes over the physique’s respiration course of when illness has brought on the lungs to fail, nonetheless, the spokesperson insisted Johnson doesn’t have pneumonia.
After receiving effectively needs from politicians together with Overseas Secretary and interim chief Dominic Raab and newly-elected Labour Social gathering head Sir Keir Starmer, former Prime Minister David Cameron stated of Johnson, “He’s an incredibly tough and resilient guy. He’s also pretty fit: I’ve faced him on a tennis court.”
“I am sure he will pull through this and he’ll be fine. But it’s obviously a worrying time and we’re all thinking of him.”