No space intubations


Originally posted in my Facebook community page #TBayAirBasedRounds
More to add regarding bougie for this too

Optimizing position

Right paraglossal straight blade

VL but minimize hyperangulated approach and hyperangulated styletting/bougie

Scope via SGA

Bougie via rigid suction (HT @jducanto see below) or VL/IL channel or CMAC left side channel

Surgical is your last resort (actually ECMO is?)

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Resuscitation Sequenced Intubation Toolkit

Resuscitation Sequenced Intubation – HT Rich Levitan

These are some resources that can be used during an intubation: checklist, quick reference drug doses and contraindications, order sets on labels and post-intubation checks and briefing/debriefing tools. In addition, a quick reference teaching tool is included describing set-up, response to desaturation, response to challenges for intubation are also included.

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