What your medical doctor is looking through on Medscape.com:

APRIL 02, 2020 — First it was a significant scarcity of own protective equipment. Then pleas for additional ventilators to sustain sufferers with COVID-19 and suppliers to care for them. Now, many resources are reporting deepening shortages of the medicine essential to assistance ventilate sufferers and maintain them sedated.

Shortages are previously apparent for albuterol neuromuscular blockers and sedatives, including fentanyl, midazolam, and propofol and vasopressors for septic shock, even as orders raise exponentially.

The costs at which hospitals typically experienced been capable to fill orders for ventilator-connected medicine was ninety