Italy is the country in Europe that is suffering the worst of the coronakrisen. The pressure on the healthcare system in this country is through the roof – so much so that they are forced to opt out of treating a patient with a low chance of survival.
In the context of the crisis, there is also a shortage of medical supplies. After that, a hospital for the regular suppliers, they announced that they were unable to produce a sufficient number of venturiventiler, which connects the dust masks with ventilators, began the quest for the alternative solutions, the report tekniksajten The Verge. Soon, they offered to two individuals, Mr Fracassi and Alessandro Ramaioli, to lend his company's 3D printers are to the end.
the valves of the original manufacturers of the so-called blueprints, which could be used to print the copies, it was a blank 'no'. Instead, threatened the manufacturer with a lawsuit in order to pantenten been reduced. The warning fell on deaf ears, and by measuring the size of the valves could be On Fracassi and Alessandro Ramaioli to produce three different versions of them.
Until 14 march, the two copies have been used on ten patients, with good results.
< a facebookinlägg "explains Mr Fracassi, the initiative of' the patients had life-threatening, and that he and Mr Ramaioli was then. He went on to say that they have no plans to make of the situation, but the copies are only to be used to the extent they are necessary for the health care system.
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