Emergency cricothyroidotomy and conversion tracheostomy in a patient with COVID-19: a case report | HKMJ

Hong Kong Med J 2021;27:Epub 7 Apr 2021 https://doi.org/10.12809/hkmj209062 Hong Kong Academy of Medicine. — Read on http://www.hkmj.org/earlyrelease/hkmj209062.htm

Interview: Paul Swinton on high performance airway management | AirMed&Rescue

Air Ambulance Paramedic and co-inventor of SCRAM™ Paul Swinton spoke to Mandy Langfield about his work for ScotSTAR, the Scottish medical retrieval service, and his innovative approach to critical airway management equipment — Read on http://www.airmedandrescue.com/latest/long-read/interview-paul-swinton-high-performance-airway-management

Analysis of tracheal intubation in out-of-hospital helicopter emergency medicine recorded by video laryngoscopy | Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine | Full Text

Tracheal intubation remains the gold standard of airway management in emergency medicine and maximizing safety, intubation success, and especially first-pass intubation success (FPS) in these situations is imperative. We conducted a prospective observational study on all 12 helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) bases of the Swiss Air Rescue, between February 15, 2018, and February 14,Continue reading “Analysis of tracheal intubation in out-of-hospital helicopter emergency medicine recorded by video laryngoscopy | Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine | Full Text”

JC: Real world cricothyroidotomy experience. St Emlyn’s — St.Emlyn’s

St.Emlyn’s – Emergency Medicine #FOAMed Cricothyroidotomy is a procedure that worried many emergency physicians. Partly because it’s a rare procedure, but also because we are likely to embarking on it at a time when things are ‘going wrong’. The most likely time will be during a failed intubation when stress levels will be high, the… JC:Continue reading “JC: Real world cricothyroidotomy experience. St Emlyn’s — St.Emlyn’s”

Current airway management practices after a failed intubation attempt in Australian and New Zealand emergency departments – Arnold – – Emergency Medicine Australasia – Wiley Online Library

Current airway management practices after a failed intubation attempt in Australian and New Zealand emergency departments – Arnold – – Emergency Medicine Australasia – Wiley Online Library — Read on onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/1742-6723.13729

PHARM podcast Episode 234 Welcome to Planet Covid part 1 with Dr David Berger

👇 pic.twitter.com/TBzq9toFBu — Dr David Berger #CovidIsAirborne STOP KILLING HCWs (@YouAreLobbyLud) January 31, 2021 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

PHARM podcast Episode 233 A study of Online physician harassment by Tricia Pendergrast

I found the length it was!! pic.twitter.com/bpAXIo2d3e — Tricia Pendergrast (@traependergrast) January 3, 2021 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

Airway management guidance for the endemic phase of COVID‐19 – Cook – 2021 – Anaesthesia – Wiley Online Library

Airway management guidance for the endemic phase of COVID‐19 – Cook – 2021 – Anaesthesia – Wiley Online Library — Read on associationofanaesthetists-publications.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/anae.15253

Best practices for emergency surgical airway: A systematic review – DeVore – 2019 – Laryngoscope Investigative Otolaryngology – Wiley Online Library

Best practices for emergency surgical airway: A systematic review – DeVore – 2019 – Laryngoscope Investigative Otolaryngology – Wiley Online Library — Read on onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/lio2.314

SALAD recirculation system instructions

This was written in response to a question by a United States Paramedic on how to construct the SALAD recirculation system without utilizing an electric drill pump. I’m sharing it now with the remarkable innovators across the globe who have shared interest in the simulation method in the past.—–Thanks for asking, and thanks for yourContinue reading “SALAD recirculation system instructions”