Nitrous oxide indications and contraindications with Dr. Corrie Chumpitazi

Why we should all be incorporating more nitrous oxide into our daily EMS practice

On this episode of the MCHD Paramedic Podcast, a special guest, pediatric sedation and pain management expert, Dr. Corrie Chumpitazi, joins the show.

Nitrous oxide has been in our protocols here at MCHD for some time, but probably doesn’t get the recognition and appreciation that it deserves. We’ll discuss nitrous oxide history, dosing, indications, contraindications and side-effects.

Listen to learn why we all should be incorporating more nitrous oxide into our daily EMS practice.


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