Tag Archives: drug shortages

Key Drugs Join PPEs on List of Front-Line Shortages

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

Among the drugs are several that are key for ventilating patients and keeping airways open. Premier’s data for albuterol, for example — which is also listed as “currently in shortage” on the US Food and Drug Administration’s website — show that orders increased nationally by 53% in March and now only …

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Critical Drug Shortages, In Memoriam

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 02, 2020 — Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think you need to know about today. Drug Shortages On the Front Line In addition to shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) and ventilators, …

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