ICU doctor warns ‘this is what you’ll see at the end of your life’ if Covid precautions aren’t taken
So he made a video simulating a Covid patient being intubated, in what could be their last moment of their life that they are awake and lucid.
“I hope that the last moments of your life don’t look like this,” Remy says in the video, holding up a laryngoscope and a breathing tube used when intubating patients. “Because this is what you’ll see at the end of your life if we don’t start wearing masks when we’re out in public.”
Remy is a pediatric and adult critical care physician scientist at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis. He says he’s treated over 1,000 Covid patients and has intubated well over 100 of them.
Missouri is roughly doubling its amount of Covid cases each month. The state is reporting well over 4,000 new Covid cases every day.
More and more, Remy is hearing…