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Erica Frenkel:
The universal anesthesia machine

TEDxMidAtlantic · 11:23 · Filmed Dec 2011
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Erica Frenkel: The universal anesthesia machine
11:23 · Filmed December 2011 at TEDxMidAtlantic · Subtitles available in 27 languages

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.

Medical technologist
At Gradian Health Systems, Erica Frenkel works to bring safe anesthesia to hospitals all over the world. Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxMidAtlantic, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.

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