Variation in ventilator allocation guidelines by state during COVID-19 pandemic

What The Study Did: State guidelines for ventilator allocation decision-making during the COVID-19 pandemic are examined in this review.

Authors: Gina M. Piscitello, M.D., of Rush University in Chicago, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.12606)

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