This piece takes a look at the frontline fight against COVID 19 at Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center in New Jersey, USA. Details of airway, ventilation and hemodynamic management are discussed with the director of Critical care and Anesthesiology. Resource management is a clear front runner as the virus creates a public health emergency for medics to try to battle. Additional beds and treatment facilities are being prepared, what other innovations are being brought to the fore.
Presented by Desiree Chappell with Monty Mythen and their guests Michael Scott, M.B., Ch.B. Professor of Anesthesiology at the University of Pennsylvania, Asmeet Bajaj, MD, Chief of Critical Care and Bridget Ruscito, MD Chair of the Dept of Anesthesiology at the Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center and Jesse James Kiefer, MD, Anesthesiologist Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the University of Pennsylvania.
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Thank you to Edwards Lifesciences for the generous support of our series “COVID 19 From the Frontlines”