The ventilator has been a significant piece of medical equipment in treating a number of the most extreme COVID-19 sufferers. However the units had been onerous to come back by and costly in the beginning of the pandemic, prompting a gaggle of residents at Massachusetts Basic Hospital to begin the CoVent-19 Problem to design a less expensive, easy-to-assemble mannequin. John Yang studies on the modern concepts it impressed.

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