Fair Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources in the Time of Covid-19

N Engl J Med. 2020 May 21;382(21):2049-2055. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsb2005114. Epub 2020 Mar 23.
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MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus*
  • Bioethical Issues*
  • Coronavirus Infections* / epidemiology
  • Coronavirus Infections* / therapy
  • Health Care Rationing / ethics*
  • Health Care Rationing / methods
  • Health Policy
  • Health Workforce / statistics & numerical data
  • Hospital Bed Capacity / statistics & numerical data
  • Humans
  • Pandemics*
  • Pneumonia, Viral* / epidemiology
  • Pneumonia, Viral* / therapy
  • Resource Allocation / ethics
  • Resource Allocation / methods*
  • United States / epidemiology
  • Ventilators, Mechanical / supply & distribution

Supplementary concepts

  • COVID-19
  • severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2