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Table 2 Reported limiting or rationing of medical resources

From: Protecting providers and patients: results of an Internet survey of health care workers’ risk perceptions and ethical concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic

Survey question:
“My facility or office is actively limiting/rationing (Select all that apply):”
Count Percent
Personal protective equipment (PPE) 470 86.4
Disinfectants, sanitizers and other cleaning supplies 319 58.6
Diagnostic testing (such as COVID-19 tests or antibody tests) 291 53.5
Ventilators/respirators 34 6.3
Other modes of assisted ventilation (such as BiPAP and CPAP) 72 13.2
Other therapeutic equipment 49 9.0
Hospital beds 44 8.1
None of the above 0 0