Which coronavirus patients will get life-saving ventilators? Guidelines show how hospitals in NYC, US will decide thumbnail

Which coronavirus patients will get life-saving ventilators? Guidelines show how hospitals in NYC, US will decide

CLOSE With coronavirus deaths climbing rapidly in New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday he will sign an executive order to take ventilators and protective gear from private hospitals and companies that aren’t using them. (April 3) AP DomesticNEW YORK — The coronavirus pandemic has added an important duty to Dr. Mitchell Katz’s job as head of the…

How is excessive sleepiness treated? thumbnail

How is excessive sleepiness treated?

Taijitu Source: “Yin and Yang” by Klem – This vector image was created with Inkscape by Klem, and then manually edited by Mnmazur.. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons In recent blog posts, I have focused on the importance of getting good sleep during these stressful times. Poor sleep affects our mental and physical health…

Low-Cost Arduino-Based Ventilator

Last updated 2020/03/20 NOTE: This is currently an independent project not affiliated with any commercial institution. In the event that COVID-19 hospitalizations exhaust the availability of FDA approved ventilators. This project documents the process of converting a low-cost CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) blower into a rudimentary non-invasive pressure support ventilator that could help with…