Anticipated shortages in wake of coronavirus spread

Beds, ventilators and doctors could be spread thin if numbers continue to increase.
0:38 | 03/13/20

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We're back tonight your questions and doctor Jen asked him back with us engine that got her attention from James long in Italy. More doctors and hospital beds per capita than in the US let's get breaks the numbers David in Italy for doctors we have. For her thousand people in the US here we're at two point six. When you look at beds in Italy it's 34 per 101000 people compared to Aric 29. We rate better on infection control but it's not just about these numbers David it's about speeds. It's about staff particularly critical it's critical care nurses and respiratory therapist. And it's also about supplies which is what we all have to watch what's happening in Italy right now hasn't even really started the way that your courage and thanks.

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