WHERE TO WATCH
California Doctors and Engineers Repurpose Sleep Apnea Devices as Ventilators
April 20, 2020
Dr. Ajay Dharia, a pulmonologist in San Francisco, talks about how UC Berkeley is helping to convert CPAP and BiPAP machines into badly-needed ventilators to treat coronavirus patients.
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Sep 8, 2020
Proper Air Filtration Necessary for Covid Protection
As schools and businesses reopen around the country, leaders are looking for the best way to keep students and employees safe from the coronavirus. New medical evidence suggests a crucial step to doing that may be proper air filtration. We welcome in Serene Al-Momen, CEO of Senseware, a company leading the way in ventilation and air quality monitoring technology.
Sep 14, 2020
How to Be Safe Indoors During Coronavirus: Ventilation Pros Share Their Expertise
Figuring out best practices when it comes to preventing airborne transmission is inherently challenging though, especially when it comes to the technical aspects of retrofitting ventilation systems.
Sep 4, 2020
Steroid, Dexamethasone Shown to Reduce Deaths in Sickest Coronavirus Patients
As the world continues to search for a cure to coronavirus, the next best thing is a treatment. Some good news on that front. The anti-inflammatory steroid Dexamethasone has been shown to reduce deaths by about 30% for people on ventilators and reduce deaths by about 20% for people in need of supplemental oxygen. The NIH is now recommending this drug to some of the sickest patients hospitalized with coronavirus. To discuss, we spoke to David Fajgenbaum, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Founding Director of the Center for Cytokeen Storm Treatment & Laboratory at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.