Dr. Hamedani speaks to Wisconsin ventilator triage update

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Wisconsin State Journal: Dr. Azita Hamedani, chair of the State Disaster Medical Advisory Committee, said the committee's guidelines on who should get ventilators if supply is scarce delayed action Thursday, in part because the need has become less urgent as COVID-19 activity appears to have leveled off. Hamedani, chair of UW-Madison’s emergency medicine department, said the committee should also learn more about ventilator triage guidelines in other states and at hospitals in Wisconsin that already have them. Full article.