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David Oliver

NHS Hospitals Are Not ‘Scaremongering’ About a Winter Coronavirus Wave

, 21 December 2021
David Oliver makes a plea on behalf of his colleagues as they face a surge of admissions due to the spread of the omicron variant of COVID-19 this Christmas
NHS COVID-19

A Dangerous Paradox: Tory MPs and their Media Allies Attack Chris Whitty for Simply Doing his Job

, 20 December 2021
The Chief Medical Officer’s role is to offer his expert opinion on the evolving pandemic – and yet he is under attack for doing just that, says David Oliver

Beware Scientifically Suspect COVID Grief Grifting

, 1 April 2021
David Oliver scrutinises a new campaign that ostensibly seeks to investigate whether COVID-19 deaths have been misattributed

The Hospital Bed Crisis Preceded COVID-19 – And Will Outlive It

, 23 December 2020
Acute NHS hospital consultant David Oliver considers how the Coronavirus pandemic has exposed structural healthcare problems caused by years of neglect and underfunding

The Government’s Inept Pandemic Communications Read like a Manual for Failure

, 31 October 2020
Acute hospital consultant David Oliver considers how the Boris Johnson administration has constantly undermined its own plans to tackle COVID-19

Myths and Misinformation Undermine the NHS

, 1 October 2020
NHS consultant David Oliver punctures the dangerous fallacies surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic

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