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Time to flatten the curve, once again

Throughout the COVID pandemic, critical care teams have stood as the last line of defense for patients when all other measures have failed. With cases again surging in Connecticut, we are once again seeing signs that this line of defense is threatened. For this reason, more than 40 other critical care physicians and I sent a letter to Gov. Lamont expressing our grave concerns that the capacity of our intensive care units (ICUs) is becoming saturated.