Causes Or Cures

How Proning is Saving Patients' Lives during the Pandemic, with Dr. Sandra Zaeh

March 28, 2021 Dr. Eeks/ Dr. Sandra Zaeh Episode 64
Causes Or Cures
How Proning is Saving Patients' Lives during the Pandemic, with Dr. Sandra Zaeh
Show Notes

In this episode of Causes or Cures, Dr. Eeks chats with lung doctor, Dr. Sandra Zaeh, about how proning is saving the lives of COVID-19 patients. It's a very cost-effective technique that requires little resources, and Dr. Zaeh will explain what it is, the theory behind why it works, the ideal patients for it and how it's done. We will also discuss the evidence for proning in different patient populations.

Dr. Zaeh is a fellow in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital who has done research on proning.