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Doctors Describe The Crisis And Confusion At Hospitals In Puerto Rico

Doctors said lives were lost in the chaos and confusion after Maria struck — officials say otherwise. Some of the surgeons and nurses spoke to Buzzfeed News for this video.

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Doctors in Puerto Rico told BuzzFeed News that the conditions at hospitals after Maria were chaotic — and that some people lost their lives as a result.

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The Dorado Medical Center, in Dorado, Puerto Rico, on September 30.


Cristian Rossel is a video producer for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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