7 min

Advanced Airways Pass ACLS Tip of the Day

    • Medicine

This episode we are reviewing the use of advanced airways in the adult cardiac arrest algorithm.
When we should consider insertion of an advanced airway for patients in a shockable vs non-shockable rhythm.
In addition to an endotracheal tube (ETT), other ACLS advanced airways include the Laryngeal Mask Airway (LMA) and the Laryngeal Tube airway.
The advantages of using an advanced airway over basic airway maneuvers.
Use of end tidal CO2 waveform capnography to confirm placement and assess the adequacy of CPR.
Identification and management of a misplaced ET tube.
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Website:  https://passacls.com
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Good luck with your ACLS class!

This episode we are reviewing the use of advanced airways in the adult cardiac arrest algorithm.
When we should consider insertion of an advanced airway for patients in a shockable vs non-shockable rhythm.
In addition to an endotracheal tube (ETT), other ACLS advanced airways include the Laryngeal Mask Airway (LMA) and the Laryngeal Tube airway.
The advantages of using an advanced airway over basic airway maneuvers.
Use of end tidal CO2 waveform capnography to confirm placement and assess the adequacy of CPR.
Identification and management of a misplaced ET tube.
Connect with me:
Website:  https://passacls.com
@PassACLS on X (formally known as Twitter)
@Pass-ACLS-Podcast on LinkedIn

Give back & help others. Your support will help cover the monthly cost of software and podcast & website hosting. Donations made via Buy Me a Coffee at https://buymeacoffee.com/paultaylor are appreciated.

Good luck with your ACLS class!

7 min