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Post-Intubation Complications in ED Setting - emdocs

We are masters of the airway, often managing life-threatening scenarios and conditions. However, the patient who decompensates around the time of intubation, or directly after the procedure, can be frightening. What can you do to mimize these events?  
emdocs.net
over 3 years ago
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Noninvasive Ventilation Delivered by Helmet Cuts Intubation Rates in ARDS

Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) delivered by helmet reduces endotracheal intubation rates in adults with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), compared with NIV delivered by facemask, according to a new trial.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY KILLED THE VIDEO STAR? —

Videolarygoscopy (VL). Brave new world. VL makes any intubation easy, and solves airway managment problems. Well, it can be a life-saver, but it also brings its own set of problems. Two new RCTs comparing VL and DL are just out. … Continue reading → via DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY KILLED THE VIDEO STAR? —  
prehospitalmed.com
over 3 years ago
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Kovac’s Sign

Great example of Kovacs' sign; VL too deep & hampering intubation; @airwaycam @Sdmeded #FOAMed pic.twitter.com/FBALDOMlzN— Jonathan Kei, MD MPH (@keipoints) May 2, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js  
prehospitalmed.com
over 3 years ago
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First-Pass Success in Pediatric Intubation in the ED

Which factors may predict a successful first intubation attempt in children?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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DIRECT LARYNGOSCOPY KILLED THE VIDEO STAR?

Videolarygoscopy (VL). Brave new world. VL makes any intubation easy, and solves airway managment problems. Well, it can be a life-saver, but it also brings its own set of problems. Two new RCTs comparing VL and DL are just out. One study looks at using VL as the primary intubation tool in the pre-hospital setting, and next to the old laryngoscope it pales in comparison. Bit there might be more to the story. Let’s have a look.  
scancrit.com
over 3 years ago
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Endotracheal Intubation Slideshow

This video details the steps necessary to successfully perform endotracheal intubation via direct laryngoscopy.  
vimeo.com
over 3 years ago
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Endotracheal Intubation

This video details the steps necessary to successfully perform endotracheal intubation via direct laryngoscopy.  
vimeo.com
over 3 years ago
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The Physiologically Difficult Airway

Underlying physiologic abnormalities may hinder the successful intubation of critically ill patients. What are they?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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No Decrease in Early VAP After Early Use of Chlorhexidine

The application of chlorhexidine prior to intubation did not help protect against ventilator-associated pneumonia among ICU patients, a new study reports.  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Direct vs Video Laryngoscopy for Intubation With GI Bleeding

Which is the better method for performing endotracheal intubation in patients with GI bleeding?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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Inhalational Anaesthetics

All Anaesthetics Analgesia Anatomy Conditions Emergency Medicine ICU Immunology Intubation Pharmacology Physics Physiology Renal Sepsis Techniques Vaccine #WDSD16  
propofology.com
over 3 years ago
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Emergent Intubation Resequenced- Scott Weingart - Intensive Care Network

Scott Weingart takes us through the latest on emergency intubation /s - who doesn't need to know this?  
intensivecarenetwork.com
over 3 years ago
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Preventing peri- and post-intubation decompensation: Pearls + Pitfalls - emdocs

emDocs post containing very useful emergency medicine information  
emdocs.net
over 3 years ago
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Eight strategies for safer prehospital intubation

Eight strategies for safer prehospital intubation https://t.co/6PALXpwPCR pic.twitter.com/Vb7tPJ8dj4— JEMS - EMS (@jemsconnect) March 31, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js  
prehospitalmed.com
over 3 years ago
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Failed Endotracheal Intubation and Outcomes Among Infants

How critical is successful intubation on the first attempt in extremely low birth weight infants?  
medscape.com
over 3 years ago
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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…  
prehospitalmed.com
almost 4 years ago
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Difficult Intubation Factors in Prehospital Rapid Sequence Intubation by an Australian Helicopter Emergency Medical Service

Cricoid pressure does not influence difficulty of prehospital intubation in this Australian HEMS  
prehospitalmed.com
almost 4 years ago
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Heads up please!

READ NOW! Head-Elevated Patient Positioning Decreases Complications of Emergent Tracheal Intubation in the Ward and Intensive Care Unit  
prehospitalmed.com
almost 4 years ago
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Videolaryngoscope in Teaching Neonatal Endotracheal Intubation

Residents learning neonatal endotracheal intubation (ETI) had higher success rates but longer duration to successful intubation with a videolaryngoscope (VL) rather than a classic laryngoscope, according to a new study.  
medscape.com
almost 4 years ago