news paper icon

Analyzed News

One treatment for Covid-19 cuts patients' chance of dying by half. Most won't be able to get it

For extremely sick patients, an advanced form of life support called extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, or ECMO, cuts the risk of dying from Covid-19 by half, according to a new study by researchers at Vanderbilt University. [Source]

Publication Date:

Origin: cnn.com

Category:

Topics: dying, Covid-19, University, patients', chance, won't, extremely, patients, advanced, support, extracorporeal, membrane, oxygenation, according, study, researchers, Vanderbilt, called, treatment

Source: https://www.cnn.com/2022/02/25/health/ecmo-cuts-covid-19-death-risk/index.html

Related Articles

Trump-backed Arizona candidate called Covid vaccine a 'crime against humanity'

Mark Finchem, the Arizona secretary of state candidate backed by former President Donald Trump, spread dangerous misinformation about the Covid-19 pandemic on social media, calling the vaccine a "crime against humanity," implying it was a "bio-weapon" and sharing an article last August that suggested Covid-19 did not exist in the Canadian province of Alberta.

[ cnn.com ]