One of the major Concerns in the case of a further increase in infections with the Coronavirus: The intensive care capacity in hospitals may no longer be sufficient.

For this case have now created seven professional medical societies, a paper with recommendations for action, as in the extreme case should be decided who is to be ventilated and who is not. The “FAZ” reported the IMAGE to the paper.

of the seven companies include, among others, the German society for Internal intensive care and emergency medicine German Interdisciplinary Association for Intensive and emergency medicine and the German society for anaesthesiology and intensive care medicine.