aka Ruling the Resus Room 008
Weingart SD, Levitan RM. Preoxygenation and Prevention of Desaturation During Emergency Airway Management. Ann Emerg Med. 2012 Mar;59(3):165-75.e1. PMID: 22050948.
I gave a talk on this paper soon after it was epublished last year. Here is the slide show, it’s an easy question and answer format so that you can get the main messages with a minimum of fuss:
I was thinking of uploading a ‘voiced over’ version, again because the paper is SO DAMN IMPORTANT, but now I don’t have too…
- LITFL’s Own the Airway online video resource compendium
- EMCrit.org has a great page of resources on preoxygenation, reoxygenation and deoxygenation. The Scott Weingart approach to ‘delayed sequence intubation’ is described in Emcrit Podcast 40. Finally, don’t miss Podcast 70 – Airway Management with Rich Levitan
- Levitan R. NO DESAT! EP Monthly Dec 9, 2010. [fulltext online]
Resus Room Reflection