Cincinnati Enquirer: Behind the ventilator, specialists provide breaths for COVID-19 patients
UC anesthesiologist says respiratory therapists on front line during pandemic
Suzanne Bennett, MD, associate professor in the UC College of Medicine and UC Health anesthesiologist and critical care physician, spoke to the Cincinnati Enquirer for a story about ventilators, their operators and their roles in the COVID-19 pandemic. She said the respiratory therapists can be the lifesavers for some COVID-19 patients.
Some need oxygen, and some need oxygen that is pushed into them – that ventilator positive breath. COVID-19 attacks the lungs. "It’s like an air hunger," Bennett told The Enquirer. "Some people say that it feels like they are suffocating.”
Local 12: Misunderstood guidelines about COVID-19 overwhelming...
January 19, 2022
The recent surge in COVID-19 is driving the number of cases to record highs in the course of the pandemic. The impact is being felt at area hospitals who continue to battle the pandemic. In a story published by WKRC-TV, Carl Fichtenbaum, MD, of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the UC College of Medicine, said that the surge is putting a lot of stress on healthcare providers.
Mixmag: Researchers study music app to treat brain fog
January 18, 2022
Mixmag Magazine featured University of Cincinnati research studying how a mobile app where patients can stream and create their own music can help treat brain fog.
President Pinto: Looking ahead to 2022
January 13, 2022
UC President Neville Pinto thanks the UC community for its continued resilience, while also looking ahead to an encouraging 2022.