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Airway and Sedation, “Answers”

Question #1: Do you reach for video laryngoscopy or direct laryngoscopy first for intubations? Tracheal intubation is a fundamental skill for EM providers to master. Historically, direct laryngoscopy (DL) has been the modality of choice for endotracheal intubation, with a … Continue reading

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Questions, Airway and Sedation 2014

1. Do you reach for video laryngoscopy or direct laryngoscopy first for intubations? 2. Do you use cricoid pressure during induction and paralysis? 3. How long do you keep patients NPO prior to procedural sedation? 4. When using ketamine for … Continue reading

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