Cricoid Pressure RCT in Australia by Dr Chris Trethewy -Startling RESULTS!

Chris Trethewy Cricoid Pressure from John Mackenzie on Vimeo. Here is his study protocol Effectiveness of cricoid pressure in preventing gastric aspiration during rapid sequence intubation in the emergency department: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

Cricoid pressure -what do you do?

Does anyone still use cricoid pressure during endotracheal intubation? We had a twitter conversation on this a few days ago and the topic never seems to go away. I wanted to know in a very basic manner if clinicians around the world were still using cricoid pressure or had completely abandoned it like Dr LevitanContinue reading “Cricoid pressure -what do you do?”