Northwell Health probing whether ventilators caused coronavirus deaths

Posted by on May 29, 2020 1:09 pm
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New York’s largest hospital system is conducting a sweeping analysis of its use of ventilators while treating coronavirus patients during the peak of the pandemic — over concerns that an over-reliance on the machines may have cost lives. For so many sick COVID-19 patients, getting attached to a mechanical ventilator was a death sentence. More…