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Expert reaction to latest figures on deaths in hospitals in England involving COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By Science Media Centre

NHS England have published the latest figure for reported deaths in hospitals in England from COVID-19 - an additional 179 deaths since yesterday, bringing the total to 27,044.
Prof Carl Heneghan and Dr Jason Oke, Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine and Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, said:
“Today's reported figure is 179 deaths in hospitals in England: 106 in the last week. Our analysis
“For comparison: the reported deaths in hospitals in England on the same weekday were:
27th May: 183 deaths .
20th May: 166 deaths 13th May: 244 deaths 6th May...
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