Research Update: Preoxygenation, Hypotension, and Video v. Direct Laryngoscopy
Dr. Calvin Brown discussed four research studies focusing on preoxygenation, hypotension, Video v. Direct Laryngoscopy and predicting difficulty in airway management. Read more..
The Airway Card Emergency (v4.8)
The Difficult Airway App™
Research Update: Hypoxia, Succinylcholine vs. Rocuronium, Bougie, Fiberoptic and HEAVEN
Dr. Calvin A. Brown, III discusses the latest published research and its impact on clinical practice. Featuring special guest presenter Brian Driver, MD. Read more..
Research Update: Pre-hospital Airway Management
Dr. Calvin A. Brown, III discusses the latest published research and its impact on clinical practice. This quarter's case focuses on airway management in the EMS environment. Read more..
Jarrod Mosier, MD Named National Course Director of The Difficult Airway Course: Critical Care
Airway Management Education Center announced Jarrod Mosier, MD, has been named National Course Director for The Difficult Airway Course: Critical Care.
Dr. Mosier joins the faculty for The Difficult Airway Course from the University of Arizona, where he is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Medicine, Section... Read more..
The Difficult Airway App Version 2.2 Released
Airway Management Education Center is pleased to announce the release of the latest version of The Difficult Airway App™ for iPhone, version 2.2.
The Difficult Airway App™ is an essential tool for clinicians who manage emergency airways in the Emergency Department, ICU, in-patient unit or EMS environments. This app guides users... Read more..
Complications of Sedation for Endoscopy
Daniel J. Bjorkman, MD, MSPH(HAS), SM(Epid.)
Major complications occurred in 1 out of 10,000 procedures in a large prospective
Most adverse events during endoscopy are due to sedation. To prospectively assess risk for complications during endoscopy, researchers analyzed data from more than 350,000 endoscopies conducted across dozens of centers in Germany.
Sedation was... Read more..