AEM published “A Preprocedural Checklist Improves the Safety of Emergency Department Intubation of Trauma Patients” in July. This is a prospective, pre-post intubation study on 141 trauma
Just published regarding high-flow nasal cannula oxygenation, and I just published last Post. High-flow nasal cannula oxygen during endotracheal intubation in hypoxemic patients: A randomized controlled clinical trial,
I believe sometimes we are in rush for no reason. Patient with hypoxia and no reserve requires some oxygen to prevent hypoxia during intubation, DSI vs RSI. I am fan of DSI to buy some time to see how we could assist with oxygenation before definitive airway intervention.