COVID-19 | WATCH | Unvaccinated man denied heart surgery

Critical Care Physician, Professor Guy Richards, unpacks this. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - A Boston hospital rejected a 31-year-old patient for a heart transplant because he refuses to take the Covid-19 vaccine.

The hospital reasons that given the shortage of organs it prioritises patients with the greatest chance of survival.

Critical Care Physician Guy Richards says that it doesn't make sense that the patient wouldn't want to receive the jab before getting a heart transplant.

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