Ventilators are crucial medical devices in treating COVID-19 patients. Here are some of the key challenges engineers face in their design.
Infographic: What Makes Ventilators Hard to Engineer
Apr 9, 2020
by Alan Brown
Hospitals around the world are facing shortages shortages of ventilators to treat COVID-19 patients. As manufacturers rise to the challenge, and shift their production lines to manufacturer ventilator, here are some of the key challenges engineers face when designing these vital machines.