Our good friend Jim DuCanto continues to innovate and experiment with airways. Here is his newest idea to help manage tube delivery with shorter bougies in an efficient manner: the “d-loop”!
ETT loaded “d” grip bougie first intubation by direct laryngoscopy from Yen Chow on Vimeo.
the idea is to use the ETT as a channel or runway to guide the PB anterior like a channeled blade on a King Vision or AirTraq – Fayaz Gulamani (Bomimed, makers of Pocket Bougie) Thanks Fayaz!
Kingvision with bougie from Harold on Vimeo. Dr Harold Shim, newest contributor to PHARM, demonstrates bougie assisted ETI with King Vision VL
Oxylator with intubating LMA from Harold on Vimeo. I have no financial disclosures with this device and its manufacturer