Are we using ventilators too much?

The coronavirus dilemma

Although potentially lifesaving, ventilators have their own inherent risks.
Read this article by Dr. Nancy A. Anoruo on abc (USA) News.  (Source 24/7)

Additional Ventilators May Pose a Risk to Hospital Gas Systems

Faced with a growing population of patients requiring respiratory support throughout the world, ventilators have been the equipment of choice. But are the medical gas systems up to it. Read this article from the American Association for Respiratory Care. (Source 24/7)