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2019 Article of the Year: Casey’s Bag-Mask Ventilation During Tracheal Intubation of Critically Ill Adults

Calvin Brown III, MD presents four nominees for the “2019 Airway Article of the Year.”  The nominated articles were chosen from among those featured in 2019 Quarterly Airway Research Updates.  Dr. Brown discusses the content and merits of each article and the audience votes for the “Airway Article of the Year.”

Research Update: DAS Guidelines on Awake Tracheal Intubation in Adults

Dr. Calvin Brown reviews the recently published Difficult Airway Society guidelines on awake tracheal intubation (ATI) in adults.  The guidelines cover indication, set up, checklists, oxygenation, topicalization & sedation, and tube confirmation.  General recommendations are also discussed.

Research Update: Preventing Desaturation and Intubation Frequency

Dr. Calvin Brown discusses four airway studies using clinical scenarios to illustrate key points and “What would you do?” questions to engage the audience. The topics covered include intubation frequency among emergency physicians, use of end tidal oxygen monitoring to assess preoxygenation during RSI, apneic oxygenation in the PICU, and high-flow nasal oxygen in morbidly obese patients.

Research Update: HEAVEN, RSI, and Post-intubation Sedation

Using a case-based approach, Dr. Calvin Brown discusses three research studies focusing on the HEAVEN criteria, drug order in Rapid Sequence Intubation, and post-intubation sedation.

Research Update: Pre-oxygenation and Bagging During RSI

 

Dr. Calvin Brown takes a deep dive into the current state of and recommendations regarding pre-oxygenation and bagging during rapid sequence intubation (RSI).

2018 Article of the Year: Driver’s Effect of Use of Bougie vs Endotracheal

 

Calvin Brown III, MD presents four nominees for “2018 Airway Article of the Year.” The nominated articles were chosen from among those featured in the 2018 Quarterly Airway Research Updates. Dr. Brown discusses the content and merits of each article and the audience votes for the “Airway Article of the Year.”

Research Update: Cricothyrotomy, Supraglottics, and Video v. Direct Laryngoscopy

 

Using a case-based approach, Dr. Calvin Brown discusses four research studies focusing on supraglottic airways, VL v. DL in cardiac arrest, and finding the cricothyroid membrane.

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.

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.