Life Or Death: Top doctors say life support now being ‘rationed’

Life Or Death: Top doctors say life support now being ‘rationed’

Doctors forced to make ‘tough decisions’ and prioritise some critically ill patients; crisis stems from shortage of intensive care beds in hospitals

Doctors are being forced to “ration” critical care and life support due to the severe shortage of intensive care beds, with leading medics admitting they now must make “tough decisions” about which critically ill patients to prioritise.

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