What if you’re in surgery and the power goes out? No lights, no oxygen — and your anesthesia stops flowing. It happens constantly in hospitals throughout the world, turning routine procedures into tragedies. Erica Frenkel demos one solution: the universal anesthesia machine. (Filmed at TEDxMidAtlantic.)
At Gradian Health Systems, Erica Frenkel works to bring safe anesthesia to hospitals all over the world.