Who should get coronavirus treatments first? Doctors face ethical dilemmas

Published: 24/03/2020
Who should get coronavirus treatments first? Doctors face ethical dilemmas
Source: BIGTHINK.COM

The U.S. likely doesn't have enough ICU beds or ventilators to effectively manage an influx of COVID-19 patients. Italy has been dealing with a shortage of medical resources for weeks. Doctors there have been trying to prioritize care based on who's most likely to benefit. Doctors in the U.S. will likely take a similar utilitarian approach, if resources become scarce. As the U.S. healthcare syst

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