The Helicopter Emergency Medical Service (HEMS) commonly intubates patients who require advanced airway support prior to takeoff. In-flight intubation (IFI) is avoided because it is considered difficult due to limited space, difficulty communicating, and vibration in flight. However, IFI may shorten the total prehospital time. We tested whether IFI can be performed safely by theContinue reading “Intubation during a medevac flight: safety and effect on total prehospital time in the helicopter emergency medical service system | Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine | Full Text”
Category Archives: airway
SCRAM® seamlessly integrates into any airway management strategy. “Our vision is to enhance the performance of emergency airway management by promoting Safe, Well Governed Emergency Anaesthesia and Tracheal intubation.” #SCRAM @jonmcck @neilsinclhttps://t.co/GloTuLR4f4 — Paul Swinton (@paswinton) April 7, 2019 Peak Inside – Pre-production prototype of Paediatric SCRAM SOON to be launched alongside Paed EMS SCRAMContinue reading “Introducing SCRAM”
Awesome Airway Save! Fishing with laryngoscope!
Read how an amazing paramedic looks with laryngoscope and extracts a WHOLE DOVER SOLE with Magill's 👏🏻 #solesurvivor https://t.co/Y6Yvw5puZD — Dr Sammy (@sbattrawden) October 12, 2017
Difficult airway video game featuring Vortex Approach!
#SAM2017 Jessica Feinleib unveils the DAARC free Avatar based airway training game based around @VortexApproachhttps://t.co/eZVSCP5amZ pic.twitter.com/UJsI294u8x — Nicholas Chrimes (@NicholasChrimes) September 17, 2017
INSPIRE & VORTEX APPROACH
Chrimes SAM17 Ovassapian Lecture, Safe Airway Management Everywhere, Vortex approach and CICO rescue 👍🏻 pic.twitter.com/NXCRPhKKq3 — Carin Hagberg, MD (@CarinHagberg) September 16, 2017
Trauma Airway Management
#ShockTrauma review: There is a large knife sticking out the middle of the patient’s face https://t.co/R3vrY0DOJ0 Now, what about the airway — Anesthesiology News (@anesthesianews) September 1, 2017
September 2017 Sydney Airway Cadaver Course still has places!
Join DasSMACC stars Clare Richmond @drbear13 Brian Burns @HawkmoonHEMS w me-Sydney cadaver ic airway course 9/26-26 https://t.co/H4FmkrqIOI pic.twitter.com/oMl2kGHyDO — Richard Levitan (@airwaycam) June 29, 2017
Rapid Sequence Intubation by Intensive Care Flight paramedics of Ambulance Victoria
Impressive results by our @AmbulanceVic Intensive Care Flight paramedics. Overall intubation success rate 99.4% and first pass success 89.9% pic.twitter.com/aJ4Yv2oKmR — Tony Walker (@agwalker01) May 22, 2017
Yellowstone Airway course June 2017!
Come join amazing faculty + amazing settings #YellowstoneAirway Great meet connect share renew! No bison intubations https://t.co/4sx5XbbZxF pic.twitter.com/GZKObz6TWw — Yen Chow (@TBayEDguy) March 7, 2017 #YellowstoneAirwayTowering TetonsTalks of Terrifying TubesTerrestrial TreatsTerrific ToolsTall Tube TalesHT @airwaycam Beauty:Death pic.twitter.com/OALxBtgGn4 — Yen Chow (@TBayEDguy) March 7, 2017 .@airwaycam @drlauraduggan @jducanto @emupdates @jadamlaw @5280EM Come have #SALAD with @TBayEDguyContinue reading “Yellowstone Airway course June 2017!”
Victorian paramedics intubation experience
Paramedics typically performed 3 intubations/year & previous exposure was associated with successful intubation.https://t.co/71RTzOS2Bw pic.twitter.com/9kIZcD9Efd — Kylie Dyson (@kyliedyson_au) March 26, 2017
The Dubbo SALAD
RFDS paramedics train with a vomiting dummy | Daily Mail Online@RoyalFlyingDoc @AndyCaldin @brendt_p @jducanto https://t.co/rFTyI9VQxf — Andy Caldin (@AndyCaldin) March 23, 2017
An abominable airway!
the case. a 28 year old male presents to your Emergency Department with a 2-3 week history of increasing neck swelling. He is now spitting out frank purulent discharge from his mouth and reports fevers and night sweats. He reports a rapid increase in neck swelling which is now preventing him from eating a normalContinue reading “An abominable airway!”
The Italian Airway Connection – come join in!
@jducanto @TBayEDguy @kovacsgj @MEDEST118 @ketaminh @antogulli @TheNeurosim @airwaycam @christifulli88 @NoDesat @domagojsono #you'reInvited pic.twitter.com/zlFYm0f3ll — carmine della vella (@airwayGladiator) March 3, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js
The Famous Baltimore Airway course coming to Brisbane, January 19-20th 2017!
The Brisbane Airway Course is based upon the world famous Baltimore course but will have 16 specially prepared cadavers so limited places that will book out fast. Therefore register early! Online registration here! Course Description: This 2 day cadaveric workshop teaches practical, effective skills and strategies for adult and paediatric intubation that promote patient safetyContinue reading “The Famous Baltimore Airway course coming to Brisbane, January 19-20th 2017!”
Brisbane Cadaveric Airway Course, January 2017 with Dr Levitan
Brisbane Cadaveric Airway Course Jan.19/20th University of Queensland: https://t.co/815Jqq8kln Lots of larynx! @ketaminh @TheSharpEndCrew — Richard Levitan (@airwaycam) November 21, 2016