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Yale students 3D-print a cheap device for relieving the ventilator shortage

21 Apr 2020

Ventilators are in astonishingly short supply. This $250 device allows two patients to share the same ventilator.

Ventilators are in short supply all over the world, from the United States to Africa. One concern is that this will lead desperate hospital workers to hook up multiple patients to one jury-rigged ventilator, which can be dangerous, even if it may be better than no treatment at all.


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