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413. Who Gets the Ventilator?

413. Who Gets the Ventilator?

Update: 2020-04-1634
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Should a nurse or doctor who gets sick treating Covid-19 patients have priority access to a potentially life-saving healthcare device? Americans aren’t used to rationing in medicine, but it’s time to think about it. We consult a lung specialist, a bioethicist, and (of course) an economist.

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413. Who Gets the Ventilator?

413. Who Gets the Ventilator?

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