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Can people live on respirators long term?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology
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In brief: Respirators

Read about Steve Hawkings or the guy that played superman and fell from a horse.
Yes for years but depends on why it is needed. In the days of polio many were on respirators for years but you may want to look up record at wikipedia.

In brief: Respirators

Read about Steve Hawkings or the guy that played superman and fell from a horse.
Yes for years but depends on why it is needed. In the days of polio many were on respirators for years but you may want to look up record at wikipedia.
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