Surviving Pneumonia

On a skiing vacation, Jay Shiland developed what is believed to be pneumonia. His condition became grave and doctors employed ECMO to add oxygen to his blood and allow Mr. Shiland's lungs to rest and recover.

Hear Jay and his wife tell his story to recovery in their own words below.

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Center for Acute Respiratory Care
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia

If you are a physician, please contact 1.800.NYP.STAT (1.800.697.7828) to have your patient transferred.

For general inquiries, please contact ecmo@nyp.org.

For more information please visit the contact us page.

 

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