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Lack of rapid coronavirus tests hinders care for respiratory patients, emergency doctors say

Without rapid testing available in hospitals and ambulances, doctors, nurses and respiratory therapists are left to make difficult decisions about patients with other conditions who are struggling to breathe.

Medical personnel walk along an elevated walkway at the Dell Seton Medical Center on March 30, 2020.

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