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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday classified the recall of Philips’ respiratory machines as its most serious type, as their use could cause serious injuries or death.

A flaw in a widely used medical device that measures oxygen levels causes critically ill Asians, Blacks and Hispanics to receive less supplemental oxygen to help them breathe than white patients, according to data from a large study published on Monday.