COVID-19 treatments have gotten better, but there’s still no magic cure –

Sparrow COVID-19 unit ? November 18, 2020

Ali Ghasham, a hospitalist, visits with a patient while wearing a Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) on the 6 West floor COVID unit at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing, on Wednesday, November 18, 2020. Sparrow Hospital has four COVID floors, including an intensive care unit. (Mike Mulholland | Mulholland |

Health care workers have been fighting coronavirus for the better part of 19 months now.

Along the way, the medical community has learned which treatments work best in caring for COVID-19 patients, and which don’t appear effective.