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An exploration of the views of paramedics regarding airway management


An exploration of the views of paramedics regarding airway management

Prehospital Management of Difficult Airways


“Hot Potato” – Retrieval of adult patient with airway complications in rural ED

Dr. Karel Habig of Sydney HEMS, leads a global panel in the discussion of the retrieval of patient with a difficult airway in a rural ED. The post “Hot Potato” – Retrieval of adult patient with airway complications in rural ED appeared first on Intensive Care Network.

Burns Airway Management by Gatward — Intensive Care Network

Jon Gatward goes through everything you need to know about approaching the airway of a patient with burns. The post Burns Airway Management by Gatward appeared first on Intensive Care Network.

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The Dangerous Little Details

A new bit of research is out looking at paediatric intubation in the prehospital and retrieval setting. Picking it up and turning it this way, that way and all around, here’s Dr Andrew Weatherall.  Advanced prehospital practitioners that I’ve met have some pretty common traits. They are pretty comfortable around things that other people might find […]

Straight Talk about Blades and Kids

Some of the more popular posts on this site have been the ones where we vox pop paediatric anaesthetists for their top tips on a topic. The brief is easy: what are the things you most commonly say to people trying to learn this particular skill. Today’s edition – laryngoscopy. So here is a collection of thoughts […]

Delayed sequence intubation with ketamine in 2 critically ill children


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Awake flexible optical self intubation


Drugs for Intubation in Resuscitation? Keep calm and think 200

2015 ASM: Drugs for Intubation in Resuscitation— Greg Treston from ACEM Digital Media on Vimeo.

In less than 24hrs, two online airway videos of same thing!


The Critically Ill Airway Course

“What is the Critically Ill Airway course?” you ask. Read this and wonder no more… Multiple skill stations and 12 immersive simulations for critical care practitioners (regardless of specialty) who need to bring airway expertise to the sickest patients.

Source: The Critically Ill Airway Course

Endotracheal tube cuff pressures and tube position in critically injured patients on arrival at a referral centre: Avoidable harm?


Getting Things Straight

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Intubation : how the pros do it


Dr Seth Trueger’s gold standard laryngoscope

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3 Posters for World Airway Management Meeting 2015

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