Coronavirus: Belgian hospital converts snorkelling masks into emergency ventilators | AFP


Based on research carried out in Italy, the Erasme hospital in Brussels has developed a device that transforms a Decathlon snorkeling mask into an emergency ventilator for patients suffering from COVID-19, to help mitigate any shortage of ventilators during the peak of the coronavirus pandemic.

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