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Erica Frenkel:
The universal anesthesia machine

TEDxMidAtlantic · 11:23 · Filmed Dec 2011
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What if you're in surgery and the power goes out? No lights, no oxygen — and your anesthesia stops flowing. It happens constantly in hospitals throughout the world, turning routine procedures into tragedies. Erica Frenkel demos one solution: the universal anesthesia machine.

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Medical technologist
At Gradian Health Systems, Erica Frenkel works to bring safe anesthesia to hospitals all over the world. Full bio

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