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Swollen Tongue Necessitates Nasotrachael Intubation

Alternative airway management technique useful when there is obstruction of the oropharynx.

Posted Monday, October 7, 2013

The Difficult Airway App Updated to Version 1.5

Mobile app for iPhone offers essential support to clinicians who manage emergency airways.

Posted Thursday, July 5, 2012

Southeastern Emergency Equipment to Hold Paramedic Refresher Course in July 2012

The next Paramedic Refresher Course will be held July 30 - August 4, 2012.

Posted Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Paramedic Uses Forceps to Reach Steak Blocking Pa. Man's Airway

Rusiewicz said: "It started to fall apart and that caused a brief problem, but I was able to get the meat out and clear the airway."

Posted Monday, January 30, 2012

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Complex Airway Case Puts Providers’ Skills to the Test

Complex airway management case puts providers’ skills to the test.

Posted Thursday, December 1, 2011

Expert: Chin Lift to Restore Breathing Would've Saved Michael Jackson

Dr. Steven Shafer said that it's likely airway obstruction occurred.

Posted Friday, October 21, 2011

Readers Discuss Pros & Cons of Prehospital Intubation

Readers discuss whether endotracheal intubation should continue to be a prehospital skill.

Posted Saturday, October 1, 2011

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Equip Your System to Avoid Airway Pitfalls

Providers should create a plan to avoid common airway management errors.

Posted Saturday, October 1, 2011

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Oregon Fire, EMS Crews Try to Save Five in Murder-Suicide Fire

Teams of medics worked desperately to revive them.

Posted Tuesday, July 19, 2011






 

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