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Perioperative Medicine | August 2016
Emergency Cricothyrotomy Performed by Surgical Airway–naive Medical Personnel: A Randomized Crossover Study in Cadavers Comparing Three Commonly Used Techniques
Success rates (P = 0.025)
Mean procedure time in successes (P < 0.001)
via and thanks to Mohammed Asiri
Procedures that are high acuity, high stakes, time sensitive and low in frequency like the surgical airway require repeated training in both the technical and nontechnical aspects.