South Africa hoped it was through the worst of Covid-19. Then the Delta variant arrived
“It’s devastating, it’s soul destroying. We are trained to save lives, but you revert to that wartime mentality. You revert to becoming numbed, you revert to becoming blunted,” said a senior doctor at a major public hospital in South Africa’s largest city.
“Patients are being brought in in cars with desperately ill patients who have been turned away from other hospitals with no beds.”
Like many healthcare workers CNN has spoken to during the crisis here, they did not want to be identified for…