FULL LIST OF Airway Management Videos
Remember 2 Things: Piercings and airway management–
Steve Whitehead, host of Remember 2 Things, breaks down two things to think about when you encounter a patient with piercings in their airway while you're trying to manage it.
How to use an metered-dose inhaler with closed-mouth technique–
The Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Foundation demonstrates how to properly use a metered-dose inhaler with a closed-mouth technique.
Remember 2 Things: How to improve cardiac arrest response–
Do you remember your first cardiac arrest call? Remember 2 Things host Steve Whitehead shares two tips for responding to a patient in cardiac arrest and to increase the likelihood of ROSC.
Prehospital use of ketamine–
Watch this video about the mechanism of action, indications and administration routes for prehospital use of ketamine. After watching read the Ketamine Drug Whyarticle and threereasons to use ketamine for prehospital analgesia.
Machine keeps lungs awaiting transplant perfused–
Learn how a machine keeps lungs awaiting transplant perfused. Also watch to observe normal lung ventilation during mechanical ventilation.
Making a good BVM seal–
An AEMT instructor and his 7-year-old daughter demonstrate how to make a good mask to mouth seal and correctly ventilate a patient.
Remember 2 Things: When to treat anaphylaxis–
Anaphylaxis is a challenging patient presentation. Learn two signs to identify a life-threatening allergic reaction that demands aggressive treatment. If a patient has airway compromise, upper or lower, or signs of shock immediately treat with epinephrine and other protocol-authorized interventions. After watching read more about anaphylaxis assessment and treatment.
Remember 2 Things: Anaphylaxis and upper airway assessment–
Anaphylaxis is a difficult patient presentation. Review two important assessments for upper airway compromise caused by an allergic reaction. Auscultate the patient's trachea and remember facial swelling means upper airway swelling. After watching read more about anaphylaxis assessment and treatment.
Remember 2 Things: Anaphylaxis and lower airway assessment–
Anaphylaxis is a difficult patient presentation. Review two important assessments for lower airway compromise caused by an allergic reaction. Auscultate the patient's lungs for wheezes, starting in the upper lung lobes and listening downward. Also make sure you can distinguish absent lung sounds from clear lung sounds. Finally, remember to listen to lots and lots of lung sounds so you can learn to distinguish normal from abnormal. After watching read more about anaphylaxis assessment and treatment.
Prehospital RSI: Best practices–
Demonstration of best practices for airway management and prehospital RSI.
Rapid sequence induction review for EMS–
Review these steps and skills for rapid sequence induction for an adult patient.
5 core skills for airway management–
Learn about five requisite skills for airway management from Vanderbilt Emergency Medicine. Those skills are excellent BVM, direct laryngoscopy, video laryngoscopy, surgical airway and use of a supraglottic airway.
ECMO transport explained–
Doctors from Columbia University talk about their ECMO transport program. Learn more about ECMO here.
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