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OPINION: Guyana: Encouraging events; disturbing developments – By GHK Lall

—- Random issues from last week

GHK Lall

I start on an encouraging note. From Friday September 4 (KN), I read that, “Six patients released from COVID-19 ICU after restorative plasma treatment.” That is as good as any news around here in ages. I know Dr. Mahendra Carpen well, who shared the positive news, which was that six pandemic patients in “extremely critical condition” have a new lease on life.

Extremely critical from COVID-19 and ICU could mean goodbye. But this pioneering approach, where the plasma of recovered patients struck by the deadly virus was used, proved successful.    Continue reading