Tag Manual inline stabilisation
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Airway and Cervical Spine Injury

Airway and Cervical Spine Injury. about 30% of trauma patients (depending on the study) require intubation <30 minutes of arrival in ED. airway management must take into account the risk of coexistent cervical spine injury, the mantra being "airway management with cervical spine stabilisation"