Monday, July 30, 2012
What do you do with a cant intubate/cant venilate scenario?
I hear people all the time that speak negatively about needle cricothyrotomy. It has been proven to be safe, and effective when done properly. A good clinician will realize the need when they encounter a cant intubate/cant ventilate scenario.
Furthermore it can open the glottis and has allowed successful intubation and saved a patient. Go to this link.