Chicago researcher says helmet ventilators can ease short supply

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CHICAGO, IL (WGN) – Ventilators are the number one tool for the sickest patients to battle COVID-19.

They force air into lungs after COVID-19 causes so much damage that it’s nearly impossible to breathe.

But with ventilators in short supply, WGN spoke with a Chicago researcher who has another idea to help the supply; helmets.

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